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OTHER ISSUES

Officials' private emails considered public records, state Supreme Court rules

In a victory for public access to government records, the California Supreme Court on Thursday unanimously ruled that local...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Mar 4, 2017 at 4:15 pm | 3 comments | 1697 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dump truck hits U.S. Highway 101 overpass

A dump truck struck an overpass on U.S. Highway 101 in Palo Alto on Thursday night, which has closed down two lanes not expected...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2017
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Mar 3, 2017 at 4:42 pm | 2 comments | 1833 Views

ELECTIONS

Water district seeks federal help to prevent floods

Santa Clara Valley Water District officials announced Tuesday they will request federal assistance to help reduce and prevent...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2017
Last comment by BD, on Mar 3, 2017 at 9:17 am | 4 comments | 1183 Views

MOVIES

'The Three Little Pigs' build homes at PA Children's Theatre

Who’s afraid of the big, bad wolf? In Palo Alto Children’s Theatre’s new production of “The Three Little Pigs,”...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2017
There are no comments yet. 989 Views

ELECTIONS

Two arrested on drug charges

Two men were arrested in Mountain View after police allegedly found them in possession of a significant amount of drugs including...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2379 Views

MOVIES

Wet, windy weather anticipated to return to the Bay Area

After a weeklong break from hazardous weather conditions, stormy weather is expected to return this week to the Bay Area,...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2294 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Common Ground Garden Releases Curriculum

Common Ground Garden in Palo Alto California, a project of the non-profit Ecology Action, is excited to announce the development...

Original post made by Emily Danko on Mar. 2, 2017
There are no comments yet. 253 Views

RESTAURANTS

Health advisory: Flu season in full swing

The Bay Area has been named one of three regions in California with the most influenza activity. Read the full story...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2350 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police find burglary suspect in apartment bathroom

A transient man who allegedly burglarized a Mountain View business earlier this month has been arrested, according to police. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2017
Last comment by Amy, on Mar 2, 2017 at 4:48 am | 5 comments | 2538 Views

AROUND TOWN

Caltrain gets 3-month extension for electrification project

Caltrain has successfully negotiated an extension of the deadline for contractors to begin construction on a massive electrification...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2017
Last comment by the_rehsinnup, on Mar 1, 2017 at 2:57 pm | 7 comments | 2661 Views

AROUND TOWN

Hoaxes, rumors of local ICE arrests are false

Rumors of U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agent sightings in East Palo Alto and Menlo Park are untrue, ICE...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2017
Last comment by @p, on Mar 1, 2017 at 10:57 am | 12 comments | 2485 Views

AROUND TOWN

Grant seeks citywide goodwill

Four of Mountain View's premier tech companies are pooling money to invest in ideas to make the city more compassionate and...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2017
Last comment by IVG, on Feb 28, 2017 at 8:08 pm | 13 comments | 2886 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Wanted: More applicants for rent-control board

The Mountain View City Council picked six top candidates for a committee to oversee the city's new rent-control law. But...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Feb 28, 2017 at 3:32 pm | 13 comments | 3166 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man arrested after one person stabbed

A Palo Alto man was arrested Monday night in connection to a stabbing in Mountain View that wounded one person, according...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2017
There are no comments yet. 4864 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jewish Community Center reopens following threatening phone call

The Oshman Family JCC campus was closed for about two hours this evening after staff at the facility received a threatening...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2017
Last comment by Alan L., on Feb 28, 2017 at 2:39 pm | 4 comments | 2346 Views

AROUND TOWN

South Bay prepares to start clean-energy alternative

South Bay cities in the coming weeks will be flipping the on switch for a new clean-energy alternative that is being presented...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 28, 2017 at 2:10 pm | 15 comments | 4219 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fear spreads as feds plan to expand deportations

Pledges by Mountain View and other Bay Area cities to stand by their immigrant communities could soon be tested under a sweeping...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2017
Last comment by JustAnotherCitizen, on Feb 27, 2017 at 12:57 pm | 11 comments | 3859 Views

AROUND TOWN

Water district plans to use Waverly Park homes for homeless

Homeless encampments are a common sight along Stevens Creek in Mountain View. In the southern end of the city near Waverly...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2016
Last comment by G.Ocho, on Feb 27, 2017 at 8:08 am | 41 comments | 6649 Views

ELECTIONS

Guest opinion: Meeting welcome, but questions remain unanswered

Thanks to a tip from a neighbor, I attended the Nov. 22 meeting of the Santa Clara Valley Water District Board of Directors...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2017
Last comment by NIMBY, on Feb 26, 2017 at 8:25 pm | 21 comments | 879 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council agrees, employees are overpaid

A recent Civil Grand Jury report that slams local cities for overcompensating their employees was largely met with agreement...

Original post made on Aug. 3, 2010
Last comment by Gary, on Feb 26, 2017 at 11:08 am | 42 comments | 7949 Views
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