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ELECTIONS

Concern rises over restrictions for grade separations

As the Valley Transportation Authority prepares to dole out the first portion of the $6 billion Measure B funds, Midpeninsula...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2017
Last comment by John C, 2 hours ago | 3 comments | 858 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Judge defers ruling on Trump sanctuary city order

Lawyers for Santa Clara County and the city of San Francisco asked a federal judge last Friday to block an executive order...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2017
Last comment by Talking Points, 5 hours ago | 3 comments | 136 Views

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New lawsuit links Young Jeezy to 2014 shooting death

A second lawsuit is being filed in connection with the murder of Eric Johnson, a 38-year-old music promoter who was fatally...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2017
Last comment by Juan, 6 hours ago | 2 comments | 1015 Views

AROUND TOWN

Filling the housing market's hole

Mountain View's roll-out of new housing has a gaping hole. New residential development is essentially nonexistent for moderate-income...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2017
Last comment by not so, 7 hours ago | 91 comments | 3798 Views

ELECTIONS

Companies, PTAs fuel Measure B campaign

Construction, engineering and architecture firms remained the top donors for the Mountain View Whisman School District’s...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2017
Last comment by @ Steven Nelson, 8 hours ago | 13 comments | 1039 Views

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School district to offer low-cost preschool

Calling it a blessing for Mountain View families, Mountain View Whisman School District board members gave resounding praise...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2017
Last comment by Teresa, 9 hours ago | 6 comments | 769 Views

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Effort to retire Palo Alto sludge incinerators moves ahead

Seeking to shed Palo Alto's status as one of only two California cities that still burn their sludge, the City Council swiftly...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2017
Last comment by @Otto Maddox, 9 hours ago | 5 comments | 1574 Views

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Jury trial for driver in fatal accident

A criminal case is moving forward against Los Altos resident Glenn Kawaguchi, the driver involved in a 2015 accident that...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by Otto Maddox, 9 hours ago | 41 comments | 1954 Views

ELECTIONS

Council balks at bulky Avalon Bay project

In a study session at the April 18 meeting, the City Council reviewed plans to squeeze nearly 350 new apartments into a site...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2017
Last comment by Anke, 11 hours ago | 8 comments | 886 Views

ELECTIONS

Could city tenants get a rent refund?

Starting next month, rents on thousands of Mountain View apartments are expected to roll back to 2015 rates as part of the...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, 13 hours ago | 20 comments | 2042 Views

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Rival racquet sports compete

It was the kind of crowd that must have made the Parks and Recreation Commission tread lightly last week -- a fired-up group...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2017
Last comment by Bill, 15 hours ago | 30 comments | 1142 Views

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Chemical industry targets Mountain View TCE cleanup

President Donald Trump's promise to bring back jobs by axing regulations is targeting environmental protections on Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2017
Last comment by Me, 17 hours ago | 14 comments | 2282 Views

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Last-minute change to rental committee

After months of evaluating candidates, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday formally appointed members to its Rental...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by timetrip, on Apr 23, 2017 at 2:08 pm | 2 comments | 1718 Views

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This week's A&E highlights

This week, Menlowe Ballet performs "Tribute," Theatre Flamenco celebrates 50 years of Spanish music and dance with special...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2017
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Missing 13-year-old girl found

A Crittenden Middle School student who was reported missing after school on Wednesday, April 19, was found safe the next...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2017
Last comment by Maher, on Apr 21, 2017 at 10:05 pm | 2 comments | 1765 Views

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El Camino considers governance shake-up

In a bid to stay one step ahead in the competitive health care market, elected officials and top staff at El Camino Hospital...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2017
Last comment by Crazy, on Apr 21, 2017 at 5:04 pm | 3 comments | 1026 Views

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The transit system of tomorrow for traffic jams of today

It could be gondola cars, automated people-movers or express lanes for self-driving cars -- all ideas are on the table as...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2017
Last comment by SRB, on Apr 21, 2017 at 8:41 am | 33 comments | 3676 Views

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Police searching for missing 13-year-old girl

The Mountain View Police Department is asking for the public's help in locating a Crittenden Middle School student who has...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by cfrink, on Apr 20, 2017 at 10:01 pm | 9 comments | 3385 Views

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New detour ahead for Stevens Creek Trail

Walkers and pedestrians tired of detouring off Stevens Creek Trail and onto city streets can celebrate after Mountain View...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by Kathy Thibodeaux, on Apr 20, 2017 at 5:29 pm | 3 comments | 3529 Views

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Fresh & Easy space to reopen as new Safeway

A shuttered Monte Loma neighborhood supermarket formerly occupied by a Fresh & Easy grocery chain will be reopened as Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2016
Last comment by Darin, on Apr 20, 2017 at 4:59 pm | 40 comments | 11239 Views
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2017 guide to summer camps

Looking for something for the kids to do this summer, learn something new and have fun? The 2017 Summer Camp Guide features local camps for all ages and interests.

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