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Facts on hot-button Bay Area issues added to MTC website

Factual information about hot-button Bay Area topics such as housing affordability, poverty rates and life expectancy is...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2017
Last comment by OldMV, on Apr 25, 2017 at 4:15 pm | 1 comment | 1171 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 Been there, on Apr 25, 2017 at 4:03 pm | 8 comments | 3546 Views

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Eshoo goes after Trump on tax-return secrecy

President Donald Trump's tax returns and his refusal to release them was topic No. 1 for Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Menlo Park, who...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2017
Last comment by Trollbots, Anyone?, on Apr 25, 2017 at 4:03 pm | 5 comments | 2185 Views

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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 RMV, on Apr 25, 2017 at 3:55 pm | 92 comments | 4445 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 Wondering , on Apr 25, 2017 at 2:45 pm | 15 comments | 3340 Views

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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 Gary, on Apr 25, 2017 at 2:35 pm | 4 comments | 339 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 Enough, on Apr 25, 2017 at 2:06 pm | 42 comments | 2446 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, on Apr 24, 2017 at 11:13 pm | 2 comments | 3331 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, on Apr 24, 2017 at 1:34 pm | 30 comments | 1549 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 | 2152 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 | 4152 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 | 3865 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 | 4607 Views

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Google buys Sports Page site

Google has finished up a sale to buy the site of the Sports Page, the longstanding bar tucked in the middle of North Bayshore's...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2017
Last comment by D Man , on Apr 20, 2017 at 3:27 pm | 21 comments | 13365 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS girls soccer team wins national honor

A historic Central Coast Section championship for the Mountain View High School girls' soccer team just got better. The team,...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2017
Last comment by Maher, on Apr 20, 2017 at 12:51 pm | 5 comments | 4345 Views

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Larry's AutoWorks closes down for good

Popular car repair shop Larry's AutoWorks closed down Friday and there are no plans for it to reopen. Owner Larry Moore told...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2017
Last comment by MV Neighbor, on Apr 20, 2017 at 11:26 am | 19 comments | 6819 Views

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A home away from home for patients and families

Amid a massive construction overhaul of El Camino Hospital's Mountain View campus, hospital officials are considering a small...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2017
Last comment by Clarifier, on Apr 20, 2017 at 11:03 am | 5 comments | 1720 Views

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Google boosts ties with Howard University

Aspiring computer science students from Howard University, a historically black college, will have the opportunity to work...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2017
Last comment by hsnpoor, on Apr 20, 2017 at 10:13 am | 2 comments | 1377 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 That's High, on Apr 20, 2017 at 8:52 am | 3 comments | 1926 Views
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