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A colorful new career

Artist Caroline Mustard moved to Mountain View to retire, but that was before her son gave her an iPad. Five years later,...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2017
Last comment by Pat Dragan, on Aug 28, 2017 at 5:05 pm | 5 comments | 1130 Views

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Delivery robots heading to Mountain View

Robots in Mountain View are already driving passengers, running security patrols and baking pizzas. But very soon, these...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2017
Last comment by WMD's seriously?, on Aug 27, 2017 at 11:04 pm | 25 comments | 7869 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teen psychiatric facility could open at El Camino Hospital

Palo Alto's Lucile Packard Children's Hospital, Mountain View's El Camino Hospital and Kaiser Permanente could partner to...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2016
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Aug 27, 2017 at 8:13 pm | 7 comments | 6186 Views

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Attorney general sides with Recall Persky campaign in legal challenge

The state's top lawyer weighed in Tuesday on a legal battle between Santa Clara County Judge Aaron Persky and the group working...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2017
Last comment by Otto_Maddox, on Aug 25, 2017 at 2:31 pm | 9 comments | 1668 Views

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Driver arrested in crash that killed Mountain View man

A San Jose woman has been arrested on suspicion of felony driving under the influence and vehicular manslaughter in a vehicle...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2017
Last comment by David B. Karpf, MD, on Aug 23, 2017 at 3:45 pm | 3 comments | 4130 Views

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Water District Construction Project at Palo Alto Flood Basin

I heard recently from a couple of folks that the Santa Clara Valley Water District will be closing the bike trail around...

Original post made by John Mellon on Aug. 22, 2017
Last comment by Linda, on Aug 23, 2017 at 1:04 pm | 1 comment | 286 Views

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Eclipse called 'epic,' 'eerie,' 'amazing'

A handful of Midpeninsula residents had a prime view of Monday's solar eclipse from the path of totality, an experience they...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2017
Last comment by melnel, on Aug 22, 2017 at 3:13 pm | 2 comments | 1640 Views

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Rent control rumored to be driving apartment sales

Mountain View's rent-control program has already survived political and legal trials -- but what about the business test?...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2017
Last comment by True, on Aug 22, 2017 at 2:56 pm | 29 comments | 5217 Views

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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 | 1881 Views

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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 | 3515 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 | 2377 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. 2109 Views

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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. 291 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 | 4276 Views

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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 | 1925 Views

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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 | 6698 Views

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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 | 2078 Views

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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 | 3397 Views

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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 | 931 Views

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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 | 9201 Views
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Burger chain Shake Shack to open in Palo Alto
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The Cost of Service
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Couples: When Wrong Admit It; When Right; Shut Up
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