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AROUND TOWN

Google, SF firm end service to hate site

Google and a San Francisco-based provider of services to protect websites from attacks and speed up internet traffic Wednesday...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2017
Last comment by Darin, on Aug 22, 2017 at 2:26 pm | 3 comments | 1872 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Church offers sanctuary as cold-weather homeless shelter

Trinity United Methodist Church is proposing to use its church property in Old Mountain View to house 50 homeless families...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 22, 2017 at 8:11 am | 9 comments | 3498 Views

ELECTIONS

Law professors voice opposition to Persky recall

More than 90 law professors from throughout California, including 29 from Stanford University, signed a letter this week...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2017
Last comment by ResidentSince1982, on Aug 21, 2017 at 1:13 am | 5 comments | 2367 Views

MOVIES

Free performances, festivities mark MVCPA's 25th

On Aug. 6, the Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts will celebrate its 25th anniversary with a festival downtown....

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2102 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Economics 101 on Rent Control

The City of Mountain View has adopted Rent Control Measure V for all housing of 3 or more units which were built before 1995....

Original post made by Real Estate Investor on Aug. 20, 2017
There are no comments yet. 289 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Space science soars at Mountain View High

After students cleared out of Mountain View High School for summer break, physics teacher Steve Widmark rolled up his sleeves...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2017
Last comment by Mrs. Myjer, on Aug 20, 2017 at 2:08 pm | 3 comments | 4254 Views

AROUND TOWN

Home front: Mountain View, 94043; save the date

A roundup of local home and garden news and events, including Midpeninsula zip codes ranking in the top 10 toughest places...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2017
Last comment by Bill, on Aug 20, 2017 at 7:32 am | 8 comments | 1919 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Launching rent control has hefty price tag

Rent control is touted as a way to clamp down on housing expenses, but in at least one regard it's fast becoming a money...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2017
Last comment by Chuck, on Aug 19, 2017 at 11:42 am | 40 comments | 6679 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Ruling temporarily halts campaign to recall Brock Turner judge

The effort to recall Santa Clara County Judge Aaron Persky has been temporarily halted, with a judge approving a restraining...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2017
Last comment by Gary, on Aug 19, 2017 at 9:16 am | 6 comments | 2069 Views

AROUND TOWN

East Bay men arrested following chaotic robbery attempt

Mountain View police arrested two men on Google's campus Tuesday afternoon after a bizarre robbery attempt where the suspects...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2017
Last comment by Waldo, on Aug 18, 2017 at 11:01 pm | 3 comments | 3384 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest opinion: Rental committee member clarifies meeting actions

I would like to clarify some of the issues raised in your recent article, "Rent committee pursues landlord-friendly policy"(<I>Voice</I></B>,...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2017
Last comment by Shame, on Aug 17, 2017 at 3:54 pm | 17 comments | 929 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dueling rallies at Google this weekend

The deadly clashes between alt-right demonstrators and counter-protesters in Charlotteville, Virginia have shaken the nation,...

Original post made on Aug. 15, 2017
Last comment by Christopher Chiang, on Aug 16, 2017 at 5:30 pm | 19 comments | 9193 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Vote tonight on new health care district board member

The El Camino Healthcare District's board of directors is scheduled tonight to consider appointing one of 13 applicants to...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2017
Last comment by Jaz, on Aug 16, 2017 at 3:41 pm | 1 comment | 1969 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rent control rumored to be driving apartment sales

Mountain View's rent-control program has already survived political and legal trials &#8212; but what about the business...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2017
Last comment by @YIMBY, on Aug 16, 2017 at 11:35 am | 13 comments | 1362 Views

BOOKS

Actor John Heard died of natural causes

Actor John Heard, whose body was found in a Palo Alto hotel room in July, died of natural causes, the Santa Clara County...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1588 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vigil against hate attracts hundreds

Several hundred people marched in a candlelight procession in Mountain View on Sunday night in solidarity against white supremacist...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2017
Last comment by Steve Old Town, on Aug 15, 2017 at 9:12 pm | 13 comments | 3173 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where are all the Google cars (Waymo)?

We had out of town guests staying with us and they wanted to see all the Silicon Valley sights. On a couple of occasions...

Original post made by PA Resident on Aug. 12, 2017
Last comment by Darin, on Aug 15, 2017 at 2:54 pm | 5 comments | 415 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dust still settling as MV kids return to school

Dozens of kindergarteners from all over Mountain View filed into brand new portable classrooms at Stevenson Elementary on...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2017
Last comment by Sue, on Aug 15, 2017 at 10:11 am | 3 comments | 4988 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain fares to increase in October

Caltrain fares are going up, with adult fares increasing 25 cents as of Oct. 1, to provide revenue to cover the cost of operating...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2017
Last comment by Fare Evasion, on Aug 14, 2017 at 2:37 pm | 10 comments | 2834 Views

AROUND TOWN

Vigils today respond to Charlottesville violence

Residents and local groups are holding vigils on Sunday after the violence by extremist right-wing groups in Charlottesville,...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2017
Last comment by nicole, on Aug 14, 2017 at 12:22 pm | 14 comments | 2581 Views
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