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Unemployment below 5 percent in 8 Bay Area counties

Two Bay Area counties had unemployment rates below 3 percent last month, while all but one county reported rates under 5...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2017
Last comment by True, on Jan 30, 2017 at 6:23 am | 4 comments | 2162 Views


Computer History Museum unveils ode to code

A brush and palette need an artist; a pen and paper must have a writer. And a computer? Well, that mandates its own Michelangelo....

Original post made on Jan. 27, 2017
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Jan 31, 2017 at 2:24 pm | 4 comments | 4076 Views


School board wary of big parcel tax increase

The Mountain View Whisman School District has had a pretty good track record at the ballot box in recent years, blowing by...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2017
Last comment by Anita B., on Sep 21, 2017 at 1:52 pm | 4 comments | 1760 Views


As it rains, state considers continuing drought rules

The California State Water Resources Control Board is considering keeping water use restrictions in place because, despite...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2017
Last comment by Not far down the road, on Feb 2, 2017 at 9:56 am | 4 comments | 1716 Views


All-girls hackathon encourages careers in tech

Anika Bagga, a junior at Cupertino High School, attended several hackathon coding competitions during her high school career....

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2017
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Feb 25, 2017 at 11:11 am | 4 comments | 6486 Views


Suspect detained following MV manhunt

Four suspects were taken into custody Monday after all four allegedly tried to flee officers during a traffic stop, leading...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Apr 1, 2017 at 6:00 pm | 4 comments | 3245 Views


Los Altos pair ID'd as freeway crash victims

Two people who died in a crash on Interstate Highway 280 in Menlo Park on Wednesday afternoon have been identified by the...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2017
Last comment by Violet, on Apr 30, 2017 at 12:56 am | 4 comments | 6843 Views


New push for city to regulate Airbnb rentals

Like many other cities, Mountain View has had to play catch-up in crafting new rules for a wave of web-based companies that...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2017
Last comment by Juan, on Apr 11, 2017 at 11:19 pm | 4 comments | 2572 Views


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 John, on Apr 26, 2017 at 8:07 am | 4 comments | 2847 Views


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 | 789 Views


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 | 4 comments | 1610 Views


Man arrested for punching cop, choking woman

Police arrested a Stockton man in Old Mountain View last week following reports that he allegedly tried to strangle a woman,...

Original post made on May. 10, 2017
Last comment by MyOpinion, on May 10, 2017 at 4:30 pm | 4 comments | 2528 Views


Congress members join RAB battle

A surprise push by U.S. Navy officials to disband Moffett Field's lone environmental watchdog panel has generated plenty...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2017
Last comment by Greg Unangst, on Jun 1, 2017 at 5:42 pm | 4 comments | 1919 Views


Burglary suspect posed as PG&E employee

A middle-aged man posing as a PG&E employee reportedly committed a burglary in Mountain View late last month, stealing jewelery...

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2017
Last comment by Old trick, still common, on Aug 9, 2017 at 2:50 pm | 4 comments | 3160 Views


County sets aside $1.4M for MV homeless shelter

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors agreed this week to pour $1.4 million into financing a 50-person cold weather...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2017
Last comment by Lynn Huidekoper, on Sep 1, 2017 at 1:36 am | 4 comments | 2381 Views


Reported car burglaries spike in August

The number of reported auto burglaries in Mountain View more than doubled last month, according to data from the Mountain...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2017
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 4, 2017 at 11:48 am | 4 comments | 3145 Views


Police/Emergency activity at San Antonio/Leghorn

San Antonio was a mess this lunch hour with police blocking Leghorn at both ends and what appears several Emergency Vehicles...

Original post made by PA Resident on Sep. 27, 2017
Last comment by @ PA resident , on Sep 28, 2017 at 8:09 pm | 4 comments | 299 Views


MV firefighters battle North Bay wildfires

Mountain View firefighters left early Monday morning to aid in a statewide effort to control massive wildfires burning in...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2017
Last comment by Better Ready Than Sorry, on Oct 11, 2017 at 4:11 pm | 4 comments | 1359 Views


Editorial: Our reporting on arrests

We think the media has a responsibility to regularly look at the consequences of its editorial practices and to modify them...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2017
Last comment by hsnpoor, on Oct 26, 2017 at 10:43 am | 4 comments | 1583 Views


Sunnyvale driver dies in crash on Hwy. 101

A Sunnyvale man died in a solo-vehicle crash Sunday morning in Mountain View, California Highway Patrol officials said. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2017
Last comment by The Truth, on Nov 27, 2017 at 7:00 pm | 4 comments | 3592 Views
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