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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 YIMBY, 1 hour ago | 85 comments | 3573 Views

ELECTIONS

Could city tenants get a rent refund?

Starting next month, rents on thousands of Mountain View apartments are expected to roll back to 2015 rates as part of the...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by USA, 5 hours ago | 18 comments | 1784 Views

ELECTIONS

Companies, PTAs fuel Measure B campaign

Construction, engineering and architecture firms remained the top donors for the Mountain View Whisman School District’s...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2017
Last comment by IVG, 6 hours ago | 5 comments | 685 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Last-minute change to rental committee

After months of evaluating candidates, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday formally appointed members to its Rental...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by timetrip, 6 hours ago | 2 comments | 1638 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 IVG, 8 hours ago | 12 comments | 1761 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 Lois, 9 hours ago | 26 comments | 964 Views

AROUND TOWN

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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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 Read the report, on Apr 22, 2017 at 7:39 am | 37 comments | 1765 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 1554 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino considers governance shake-up

In a bid to stay one step ahead in the competitive health care market, elected officials and top staff at El Camino Hospital...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2017
Last comment by Crazy, on Apr 21, 2017 at 5:04 pm | 3 comments | 823 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 mercantilist, on Apr 21, 2017 at 11:15 am | 1 comment | 86 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 | 3607 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 3308 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 | 3187 Views

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Fresh & Easy space to reopen as new Safeway

A shuttered Monte Loma neighborhood supermarket formerly occupied by a Fresh & Easy grocery chain will be reopened as Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2016
Last comment by Darin, on Apr 20, 2017 at 4:59 pm | 40 comments | 11210 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 | 12362 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 | 3611 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 | 6496 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 1256 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 942 Views
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Best Of Mountain View ballot is here

It's time to decide what local business is worthy of the title "Best Of Mountain View" — and you get to decide! Cast your ballot online. Voting ends May 29th. Stay tuned for the results in the July 21st issue of the Mountain View Voice.

VOTE HERE