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Police investigate major injury collision

A major injury collision blocked westbound Oregon Expressway in Palo Alto Monday morning, police said, after a woman reportedly...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2017
Last comment by Also, on Oct 24, 2017 at 2:23 pm | 2 comments | 5025 Views

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Longtime CSA director retires

After 20 years of weaving a safety net of social services for low-income families, seniors and the homeless in Mountain View...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2017
Last comment by Wondering, on Oct 24, 2017 at 2:15 pm | 1 comment | 1987 Views

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Not waiting for the smoke to clear

In the wake of the wildfires devastating the North Bay, numerous local restaurant and wine bar owners have sprung to action,...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1718 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV school districts struggle to close achievement gap

Efforts to improve the academic performance of Mountain View's neediest students largely fell flat this year, according to...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2017
Last comment by Me, on Oct 22, 2017 at 8:02 pm | 9 comments | 2549 Views

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City looks to the sky for future transit line

An Oct. 17 City Council meeting on designing a new Mountain View transit system was a demonstration of the immense challenges...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2017
Last comment by Gary, on Oct 22, 2017 at 7:43 pm | 16 comments | 2958 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A mindful approach to teen drug use

For Mountain View teen Max Aboudarham, slipping into heavy drug use happened without even thinking about it. Read the full...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2017
Last comment by Dave, on Oct 22, 2017 at 4:45 pm | 1 comment | 1755 Views

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City sees spike in auto burglaries

Nearly one in four auto burglaries reported in Mountain View this year occurred in a small, triangle-shaped In-N-Out Burger...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2017
Last comment by unintended consequences, on Oct 20, 2017 at 7:40 pm | 8 comments | 3456 Views

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San Antonio mall up for sale

A strip mall at the bustling corner of El Camino Real and San Antonio Road is now up for sale with an asking price of $42.5...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2017
Last comment by lan, on Oct 20, 2017 at 6:55 pm | 23 comments | 3582 Views

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Caltrain work forces Crisanto car campers to leave

One of Mountain View's largest encampments of people living out of their vehicles was shaken up this week after city officials...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2017
Last comment by Otto_Maddox, on Oct 20, 2017 at 2:59 pm | 8 comments | 4083 Views

BOOKS

Bay Area forecast: Beach hazards, cooler temps, windy weather

Hazards at Bay Area beaches, below-normal temperatures and breezy conditions have prompted the National Weather Service...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1257 Views

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City begins talks on redeveloping older apartments

Perhaps a glimpse of things to come — an attractive new housing project came before the City Council on Tuesday that seemed...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2017
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Oct 18, 2017 at 10:40 pm | 85 comments | 2406 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rental committee prepares $2.5M budget

The costs of Mountain View's experiment with rent control now has a clear price tag -- about $160 annually for almost every...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2017
Last comment by Not LOL, on Oct 18, 2017 at 8:22 pm | 44 comments | 2027 Views

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Smoke poses health concerns for Peninsula residents

Mountain View residents are encouraged to stay indoors and avoid prolonged exposure to smoke pouring onto the Peninsula from...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2017
Last comment by Oy, Donna, on Oct 18, 2017 at 5:00 pm | 7 comments | 3938 Views

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MV firefighters battle deadly North Bay blaze

Thousands of firefighters have finally turned a corner in the battle to control multiple fires in Northern California that...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2017
Last comment by Nice work MVFD, on Oct 18, 2017 at 4:20 pm | 2 comments | 2192 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Magical Bridge Playground planned for Mountain View

Mountain View could soon be the latest Bay Area city to build an all-inclusive playspace known as a Magical Bridge Playground....

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2017
Last comment by Olenka Villarreal, on Oct 17, 2017 at 10:22 pm | 3 comments | 2541 Views

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Wrong-way driver causes major crash

A man who drove the wrong way for miles on two freeways crashed into another car, causing a shutdown of southbound Interstate...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2017
Last comment by Mark, on Oct 17, 2017 at 5:35 pm | 3 comments | 6268 Views

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Bay Area forecast: rain expected on Thursday

Rain is expected to fall in the Bay Area on Thursday and could help firefighters put out the several wildfires burning in...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2017
Last comment by Don't get excited yet, on Oct 17, 2017 at 2:38 pm | 1 comment | 1233 Views

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Another smoke advisory issued for Bay Area

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District today issued another smoke advisory because of continued heavy smoke in the...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2017
Last comment by BD, on Oct 17, 2017 at 9:57 am | 2 comments | 1798 Views

BOOKS

Opera review: Don't mess with Norma -- but do go to hear her sing

How can a Druid high priestess possibly be expected to react when her Roman lover leaves her for younger woman? If her name...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1251 Views

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Council OKs art installation for children's library

The Mountain View Library Children’s Services Area will receive a whimsical upgrade by artist Lisa Long. Read the full...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2017
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 16, 2017 at 8:42 am | 3 comments | 990 Views
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