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ELECTIONS

Early results: Berman leads the field in Assembly race

Palo Alto Councilman Marc Berman is leading the pack in the race to succeed Rich Gordon in the 24th Assembly District, while...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2016
Last comment by George Washington, on Jun 15, 2016 at 11:42 pm | 5 comments | 3674 Views

AROUND TOWN

LinkedIn's office plans going forward despite merger

Mountain View-based professional networking giant LinkedIn is being acquired by Microsoft for $26.2 billion. The merger of...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2016
Last comment by Kyle, on Jun 15, 2016 at 9:51 pm | 5 comments | 3741 Views

OTHER ISSUES

DA disqualifies Judge Persky from new sex-assault case

The embattled judge who presided over the trial of former Stanford University student-athlete Brock Turner was disqualified...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2016
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on Jun 15, 2016 at 8:40 pm | 7 comments | 1704 Views

SPORTS

KLD Soccer....Where Goals Become Reality!! Celebrates 10 Years!

The Kick, Lead, and Dream (KLD) initiative was founded in 2007 to create a fun environment where motivated high school students...

Original post made by Jackie Wolverton on Jun. 4, 2016
Last comment by Belle, on Jun 15, 2016 at 8:29 pm | 1 comment | 284 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Brock Turner juror to judge: 'Shame on you'

"Absolutely shocked and appalled" -- that's the reaction of a juror in the Brock Turner sexual-assault case to the sentence...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2016
There are no comments yet. 2192 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A magic bullet for the housing crisis?

Lacking the thousands of homes needed for the growing local workforce, Mountain View officials are calling on an unlikely...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2016
Last comment by ivg, on Jun 13, 2016 at 10:09 pm | 19 comments | 3535 Views

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Linkedin plans??

http://techcrunch.com/2016/06/13/microsoft-to-buy-linkedin-for-26b-in-cash-makes-big-move-into-enterprise-social-media/ Should...

Original post made by Chris H. on Jun. 13, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Jun 13, 2016 at 8:56 am | 1 comment | 186 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD parcel tax raises questions over charter school equity

Over the next two months, the Los Altos School District will be hammering out details for a parcel tax renewal slated to...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2016
Last comment by Issues with Facts, on Jun 13, 2016 at 12:02 am | 26 comments | 2545 Views

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Housiing Crisis and unfettered parking permits downtown

I thought Mountain View couldn't move backwards to a time when non-permitted companion units were built on undersized lots,...

Original post made by Seriously? on Jun. 12, 2016
There are no comments yet. 135 Views

ELECTIONS

Los Altos grads are anything but ordinary

Graduating senior Keith Bohrer took center stage at the Los Altos High School to welcome friends and family, introduce the...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2016
Last comment by VTA jobs, on Jun 12, 2016 at 12:19 pm | 1 comment | 2098 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Resiliency shines at Alta Vista

Sayra Barrera-Guzman, a graduating senior at Alta Vista High School, had just started her freshman year at Los Altos High...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2016
Last comment by Dawn, on Jun 11, 2016 at 4:38 pm | 3 comments | 2505 Views

OTHER ISSUES

KLIV 1590 news radio has gone

Local news radio station has gone and changed to Country Gold with taped DJs. Such a shame....

Original post made by Listener on Jun. 11, 2016
There are no comments yet. 253 Views

ELECTIONS

Berman, Veenker lead the pack in Assembly race

Palo Alto Councilman Marc Berman cruised to a first-place finish in the race to succeed Rich Gordon in the 24th Assembly...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2016
Last comment by George Washington, on Jun 10, 2016 at 6:53 pm | 1 comment | 501 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Backlash over city's business license crack-down

Amazon, the online retail giant, sells truckloads of goods every day in Mountain View, yet the company apparently doesn't...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2016
Last comment by moreoversight, on Jun 10, 2016 at 2:55 pm | 16 comments | 4068 Views

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City mediation program starts

A new, beefed-up mediation program meant to help alleviate the Mountain View's rental crisis will take full effect starting...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2016
Last comment by Your Back Again!, on Jun 10, 2016 at 7:15 am | 11 comments | 2236 Views

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Driver injured in crash into building

The driver of a delivery truck was taken to a nearby hospital this morning after he reportedly crashed his vehicle into a...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2016
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Jun 8, 2016 at 10:07 pm | 1 comment | 2095 Views

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Election results: Voters approve measures A, AA

The Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters and the California Secretary of State are reporting the following ongoing results...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2016
Last comment by Greg David, on Jun 8, 2016 at 5:13 pm | 11 comments | 2653 Views

ELECTIONS

Election results: Local measures and races

The Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters and the California Secretary of State are reporting the following ongoing results...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2016
Last comment by new Veneer convert, on Jun 8, 2016 at 3:54 pm | 2 comments | 1772 Views

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VTA board OK new sales tax measure

The Valley Transportation Authority board of directors gave the green light on Thursday evening to put a long-planned sales-tax...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2016
Last comment by Common sense, on Jun 8, 2016 at 2:59 pm | 19 comments | 2130 Views

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BookBuyers' new Gilroy home

After being priced out of town, Mountain View's much-loved used bookstore, BookBuyers, is going down a similar path to many...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2016
Last comment by Bill Hough, on Jun 8, 2016 at 2:55 pm | 6 comments | 2623 Views
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