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Another smoke advisory issued for Bay Area

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District today issued another smoke advisory because of continued heavy smoke in the...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2017
Last comment by BD, on Oct 17, 2017 at 9:57 am | 2 comments | 1427 Views

BOOKS

Opera review: Don't mess with Norma -- but do go to hear her sing

How can a Druid high priestess possibly be expected to react when her Roman lover leaves her for younger woman? If her name...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2017
There are no comments yet. 879 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council OKs art installation for children's library

The Mountain View Library Children’s Services Area will receive a whimsical upgrade by artist Lisa Long. Read the full...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2017
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 16, 2017 at 8:42 am | 3 comments | 789 Views

ELECTIONS

Gov. Brown signs off on Caltrain's sales-tax measure

The approval of Senate Bill 797 will allow Caltrain to move ahead with a sales-tax increase measure. Read the full story...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2017
Last comment by the rest of the story, on Oct 15, 2017 at 5:17 pm | 20 comments | 2480 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rental committee considers $160 annual fee on all apartments

The cost of Mountain View's experiment with rent control now has a price tag -- about $160 annually for each apartment in...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Oct 15, 2017 at 6:16 am | 40 comments | 4146 Views

BOOKS

Downed power lines lead to apartment fire

Mountain View firefighters extinguished a one-alarm fire at a two-story apartment building in the 400 block of Escuela Avenue...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2219 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Petitions ready for rent adjustment requests

Mountain View's new system for settling the myriad disputes over the cost of apartment rents is now ready for show time....

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Oct 14, 2017 at 3:15 pm | 23 comments | 1251 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Four teens cited for MV car theft

A Mountain View woman's car was stolen and ended up in a Sunnyvale impound lot over the weekend after four teens reportedly...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2017
Last comment by Eric, on Oct 13, 2017 at 12:52 pm | 1 comment | 2135 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

City Council paves the way for a San Antonio school

Calling a neighborhood school and park land a top priority in the San Antonio Shopping Center area, Mountain View City Council...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2017
Last comment by Some info, on Oct 12, 2017 at 11:19 pm | 17 comments | 3050 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man arrested for indecent exposure at Landels

A Palo Alto resident was arrested in Mountain View on Saturday after he allegedly exposed himself to a mother and her child...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2017
Last comment by Jails can't help him, on Oct 12, 2017 at 9:34 am | 1 comment | 2370 Views

MOVIES

'Columbus' Days

"Columbus" is a comedy about a Korean-born man who finds himself stuck in Columbus, Indiana, where his architect father is...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2017
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Oct 11, 2017 at 10:06 pm | 1 comment | 343 Views

AROUND TOWN

Wildfires causing 'unprecedented levels' of air pollution

The North Bay wildfires are causing "unprecedented levels" of air pollution throughout the Bay Area, regional air quality...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2017
Last comment by @Citizen84, on Oct 11, 2017 at 5:09 pm | 2 comments | 3497 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County, employee union announce suit against Trump cancellation of DACA

Santa Clara County along with SEIU Local 521 announced that they have filed suit in federal court today against the Trump...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2017
Last comment by Citizen84, on Oct 11, 2017 at 4:53 pm | 3 comments | 1716 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 1098 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View man arrested on attempted murder charges

Police arrested a 26-year-old Mountain View man early Monday morning on a slew of charges including attempted murder after...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2017
Last comment by Jose, on Oct 11, 2017 at 3:02 pm | 1 comment | 2931 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local group fights to protect immigrant rights

Fear and anxiety spread among the local immigrant community last week after federal immigration officials conducted a nationwide...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2017
Last comment by Love, on Oct 9, 2017 at 5:08 pm | 8 comments | 2346 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New ideas to bring bike-sharing back to Mountain View

Last year, by just one vote, the City Council decided to let the Bike Share program die off rather than pay $1.1 million...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2017
Last comment by Blushing Borrower, on Oct 9, 2017 at 9:48 am | 32 comments | 2886 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google relents on bid for more offices in North Bayshore

Google officials are now backpedaling on their demands to the council last week for more office space as a condition for...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2017
Last comment by YIMBY, on Oct 6, 2017 at 8:03 pm | 22 comments | 2904 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County supervisors approve bail system reforms

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday passed recommendations from a final Bail and Release Work Group consensus...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2017
Last comment by @Retired man, on Oct 6, 2017 at 4:42 pm | 13 comments | 1328 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Middle-schoolers march for DACA

Cheers erupted from a group of Graham Middle School students and teachers as they marched through downtown Mountain View...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2017
Last comment by Gary, on Oct 6, 2017 at 10:36 am | 8 comments | 2400 Views
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