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OTHER ISSUES

Guest opinion: Rent control law's intent is being undermined

You may be one of the majority of Mountain View citizens who voted in November in favor of the Community Stabilization and...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Sep 13, 2017 at 9:40 am | 47 comments | 2751 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area hit with 1,200 lightning strikes

Bay Area residents could experience today similar weather conditions to those that rolled through on Monday evening, with...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2017
Last comment by Sad!, on Sep 12, 2017 at 5:07 pm | 3 comments | 2058 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Burglary suspect arrested

Police arrested a Mountain View resident earlier this week after he allegedly broke into an apartment through a window in...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2017
Last comment by Me, on Sep 12, 2017 at 3:47 pm | 6 comments | 1660 Views

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Rental committee sets system for super-cheap housing

Mountain View's Rental Housing Committee on Monday approved a program for landlords to adjust rents on severely underpriced...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Sep 12, 2017 at 12:51 pm | 29 comments | 4869 Views

ELECTIONS

Editorial: Hatred and bigotry not welcome here

As the volume of racist, anti-Semitic and violence-inciting rhetoric has risen around the country over the past months, local...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2017
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Sep 11, 2017 at 2:30 pm | 32 comments | 1120 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council balks at proposed bike rules

Mountain View City Council members roundly criticized a package of changes to city laws Tuesday night that would have imposed...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by Dear Prudence, on Sep 11, 2017 at 6:38 am | 6 comments | 548 Views

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Graham parents complain about daily traffic jam

Back in 2012, a trio of students hit by vehicles near Graham Middle School spurred parents and school officials to push the...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2017
Last comment by Todd, on Sep 10, 2017 at 10:09 pm | 23 comments | 2847 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Long road ahead in fight against Lyme disease

Mountain View resident Debbie Nelson has been hitting the trails at Rancho San Antonio every week, taking on the steep inclines...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2017
Last comment by Common sense, on Sep 9, 2017 at 9:45 am | 13 comments | 4598 Views

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NASA unveils plans to add 1,930-home neighborhood

Officials with the NASA Ames Research Center announced plans on Thursday afternoon for building a massive new housing campus...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Sep 8, 2017 at 1:50 pm | 51 comments | 6279 Views

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TCE discovery halts Fairchild Drive housing project

A project to build a 26 row-houses at 277 Fairchild Drive is being delayed by officials with the U.S. Environmental Protection...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Sep 8, 2017 at 1:49 pm | 31 comments | 3833 Views

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Pianist Sarah Cahill performs at CSMA

Pianist Sarah Cahill will perform a free concert of modern American classical music on Saturday at Mountain View's Community...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by Karla Kane, on Sep 8, 2017 at 8:56 am | 2 comments | 1482 Views

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Two arrested after hours-long standoff with police, SWAT team

Mountain View police arrested two people involved in a domestic dispute early Sunday morning after both allegedly refused...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by valley of hungry ghosts, on Sep 8, 2017 at 1:49 am | 1 comment | 438 Views

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Military housing sets battleground for federal feud

In many ways, Shenandoah Square is a perfect site to help satisfy Mountain View's hunger for housing -- nearly ten times...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2016
Last comment by Patrick, on Sep 7, 2017 at 4:11 pm | 16 comments | 7025 Views

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Suspect sought in $30,000 phone heist

Mountain View police are on the lookout for a masked suspect who reportedly broke into an AT&T store and stole over 40 phones...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Sep 7, 2017 at 2:22 pm | 3 comments | 2069 Views

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Prepping for Mars, NASA launches new biosciences center

Ames officials last week broke ground on a new $40-million Biosciences Collaboration Facility that is expected to help lead...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2017
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Sep 6, 2017 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 4038 Views

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AG warns of sham charities for Hurricane Harvey victims

Californians should be careful when donating money to charities purporting to help the victims of Hurricane Harvey, the state's...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2017
Last comment by @swissik, on Sep 6, 2017 at 1:58 pm | 3 comments | 1644 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Task force to overhaul MV Whisman's enrollment policies

Mountain View Whisman School District officials are launching a nine-month effort to untangle a complex web of enrollment...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2017
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 6, 2017 at 9:24 am | 13 comments | 2960 Views

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NASA Ames workers worry over Superfund site's toxins

Following news that several employees had developed a rare neurological disease, the NASA Ames Research Center is facing...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2016
Last comment by The Business Man , on Sep 5, 2017 at 11:02 pm | 11 comments | 12994 Views

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No more hungry summers

Too many children go hungry in Mountain View during the summer, and it's time to do something about it. Read the full story...

Original post made on May. 26, 2017
Last comment by Mika Tesfaye , on Sep 5, 2017 at 5:58 pm | 7 comments | 4376 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hospital's goal should be transparency

When it comes to bringing the latest technology to its patients, Mountain View's El Camino Hospital is among the best in...

Original post made on Sep. 3, 2017
Last comment by True, on Sep 4, 2017 at 9:52 pm | 1 comment | 1301 Views
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