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ELECTIONS

Rental committee set to decide on landlords' profits tonight

Mountain View's Rental Housing Committee on Monday night is set to decide on "fair rate of return" standards for thousands...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2017
Last comment by @Berkeley grad, on Jul 13, 2017 at 1:13 am | 30 comments | 1632 Views

RESTAURANTS

Group seeking to recall Brock Turner judge to petition for 2018 ballot

A group seeking to oust Aaron Persky, the Santa Clara County Superior Court judge who sentenced a convicted sexual assailant...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
There are no comments yet. 163 Views

AROUND TOWN

Union City woman arrested on vehicle theft, drug charges

Police arrested a 27-year-old Union City woman in Mountain View last week after she was reportedly caught driving a vehicle...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2017
Last comment by Steve, on Jul 11, 2017 at 6:41 pm | 2 comments | 1419 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kids get a summer lunch break

Children at Rengstorff Park took a break from some summer fun to grab a free lunch last Friday. The meals are handed out...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2017
Last comment by Parcel Tax, on Jul 11, 2017 at 4:45 pm | 2 comments | 1412 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stevens Creek Trail Repair

Whatever happened to the repair to the Stevens Creek trail that was damaged by the winter storm earlier this year? The Santa...

Original post made by Sam Moore on Jul. 10, 2017
Last comment by Happy, on Jul 11, 2017 at 2:49 pm | 4 comments | 178 Views

RESTAURANTS

Restaurant review: So much food, so little flavor

Sajj Mediterranean in Mountain View feels more like a fueling station than a restaurant. With two food trucks, five restaurant...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1642 Views

ELECTIONS

City budget holds big payday for employees

The big theme of Mountain View's $125 million budget is the city is due to get a huge windfall -- and officials have already...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2017
Last comment by Steve, on Jul 10, 2017 at 4:34 pm | 16 comments | 2471 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Facebook unveils plans for giant new development in Menlo Park

Facebook, which hit 2 billion users June 27, has announced plans for a major new office, residential and retail development...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2017
Last comment by Mtn View resident, on Jul 10, 2017 at 3:11 pm | 2 comments | 3271 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 YIMBY, on Jul 10, 2017 at 8:50 am | 24 comments | 3122 Views

AROUND TOWN

What was Mountain View like in the '70s

I am new to the area and am curious what life was like in Mountain View in the 1970s, 1980s and even earlier. I would love...

Original post made by Newbie on Apr. 13, 2008
Last comment by Cuesta Park, on Jul 9, 2017 at 3:46 pm | 226 comments | 73273 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Far fewer girls enrolled in advanced math

Mountain View Whisman School District officials are taking a closer look at what could be causing fewer girls to sign up...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2017
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jul 8, 2017 at 12:15 pm | 26 comments | 2904 Views

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Cautious high school district holds on to reserves

Despite talk of launching expensive new programs and spending down reserves earlier this year, the Mountain View-Los Altos...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2017
Last comment by Good Perspective, on Jul 8, 2017 at 8:27 am | 1 comment | 1201 Views

ELECTIONS

Brock Turner judge responds to recall

Aaron Persky, the Santa Clara County judge who is facing a recall after his controversial sentencing of former Stanford University...

Original post made on Jul. 7, 2017
Last comment by Gary, on Jul 7, 2017 at 3:35 pm | 12 comments | 235 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Start-up Quixey closes its Mountain View office

Despite ample investment money, the downtown Mountain View start-up Quixey is reportedly closing its doors. In recent days...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2017
Last comment by Shoreline, on Jul 6, 2017 at 7:59 pm | 13 comments | 13541 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two-alarm fire destroys MV townhouse this morning

An electric coffee-roaster may have sparked a two-alarm structure fire in Mountain View on Wednesday morning that ended up...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2017
Last comment by SukwinderDixit, on Jul 6, 2017 at 4:17 pm | 1 comment | 3334 Views

ELECTIONS

Airplane noise reduction proposals under review

The Federal Aviation Administration is reviewing more than 100 recommendations that a committee of South Bay legislators...

Original post made on May. 22, 2017
Last comment by Jessica, on Jul 6, 2017 at 11:09 am | 47 comments | 3078 Views

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Los Altos acupuncturist charged with insurance fraud

A Los Altos acupuncturist has been charged with fraudulently billing insurance companies for treatments that he never gave,...

Original post made on Jul. 5, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1892 Views

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Wildfire near Shoreline Park under investigation

Firefighters raced to Mountain View's baylands on Sunday afternoon to put out a grass fire that was quickly spreading in...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2017
Last comment by Culprit, on Jul 4, 2017 at 9:22 am | 2 comments | 2013 Views

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Equipment failure blamed for MV power outage

An equipment failure caused a power outage Sunday evening for 3,185 PG&E electric customers in the Mountain View area, PG&E...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2017
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Jul 3, 2017 at 12:10 am | 1 comment | 1539 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Modular homes coming to Mountain View?

It might be a glimpse of the future of Bay Area housing -- rows and rows of pre-built, easily assembled homes, each perhaps...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2017
Last comment by David B. Karpf, MD, on Jul 2, 2017 at 7:04 pm | 9 comments | 3565 Views
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