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Driver injured in solo-car crash on Hwy. 101 in Mountain View

The California Highway Patrol issued a traffic alert following a solo-car crash on U.S. Highway 101 in Mountain View on Monday...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2021
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Nov 16, 2021 at 2:45 pm | 1 comment | 7429 Views

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Most hazardous highway: Peninsula's I-280 listed as deadliest in state for wildlife

More wildlife have been killed by vehicles along Interstate 280 between Cupertino to San Bruno over the past five years than...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2021
Last comment by Dan Waylonis, on Nov 15, 2021 at 2:22 pm | 1 comment | 2562 Views

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Letter from Pets in Need staff alleges major errors led to puppy deaths

The deaths of seven puppies while they were being transported by the nonprofit on Aug. 2 were caused by multiple senseless...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2021
Last comment by LongResident, on Nov 15, 2021 at 11:25 am | 3 comments | 3257 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sepsis deaths are on the rise at El Camino Health, where patients are showing up sicker than ever

El Camino Health officials are concerned about a growing death rate among patients who show up at the hospital with sepsis,...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2021
Last comment by a walker, on Nov 15, 2021 at 8:14 am | 4 comments | 4781 Views

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Mountain View adopts new plan to ease downtown parking woes

Paid parking, more enforcement and better wayfinding are now part of Mountain View's plans to better manage limited parking...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2021
Last comment by LongResident, on Nov 14, 2021 at 1:00 pm | 13 comments | 6386 Views

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The Voice sets $85K goal for Holiday Fund charitable giving drive

The Mountain View Voice Holiday Fund campaign to support local nonprofits that provide critical help to those in need is...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2021
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Nov 13, 2021 at 1:14 pm | 1 comment | 2910 Views

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More high-density condos proposed for Mountain View's San Antonio neighborhood

Mountain View's fastest growing neighborhood may soon have another high-density housing project on the way, with a newly...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2021
Last comment by Raymond , on Nov 12, 2021 at 9:35 pm | 18 comments | 8789 Views

ELECTIONS

Chris Clark, Alex Nunez tapped to join Mountain View's planning commission

The Mountain View City Council agreed Monday night to appoint former Councilman Chris Clark and community organizer Alex...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2021
Last comment by Christopher Chiang, on Nov 10, 2021 at 9:04 pm | 4 comments | 3656 Views

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Residents rally against housing project that would cut down more than 100 trees

The city of Mountain View faces a tough balancing act between building more housing and preserving mature trees, with an...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2021
Last comment by Consuelo DeLaCruz, on Nov 8, 2021 at 11:22 am | 9 comments | 5113 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Second cannabis delivery business seeks to open up shop in Mountain View

A cannabis delivery business is looking to open in an industrial area of Mountain View. If approved, it would be the second...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2021
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Nov 8, 2021 at 11:13 am | 13 comments | 7491 Views

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Santa Clara County supervisors approve $23M purchase of Crestview Hotel

Santa Clara County supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to spend $23.2 million to buy a Mountain View hotel and convert...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2021
Last comment by Darren Phillips, on Nov 8, 2021 at 11:09 am | 5 comments | 6200 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bubb Elementary School closed for the day due to bomb, shooting threat

Police were searching Bubb's campus after the school's principal got an email Thursday morning claiming multiple bombs were...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2021
Last comment by Ariel DeLaCruz, on Nov 6, 2021 at 12:18 pm | 2 comments | 6123 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'Destructive activities' prompt Mountain View Whisman to add security cameras to school campuses

The Mountain View Whisman School District plans to install security cameras on its campuses next summer in hopes of preventing...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2021
Last comment by LongResident, on Nov 3, 2021 at 4:59 pm | 1 comment | 3563 Views

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Mountain View noodle restaurant closed after fire broke out inside kitchen

Mountain View firefighters extinguished a fire that broke out inside a noodle restaurant Tuesday night, caused by an apparent...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2021
Last comment by Peter, on Nov 3, 2021 at 12:34 pm | 1 comment | 6873 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Peer-led mental health program lets students know they're not alone

From setting up panels on suicide prevention to creating social media posts about resources for survivors of sexual violence,...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2021
Last comment by smorr, on Nov 1, 2021 at 3:35 pm | 1 comment | 3308 Views

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Mountain View hits pause on traffic upgrades amid uncertainty over post-COVID commutes

A proposal to add extra turn lanes onto Shoreline Boulevard to relieve heavy traffic has been mothballed over concerns that...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2021
Last comment by Leslie Bain, on Nov 1, 2021 at 9:33 am | 2 comments | 4620 Views

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El Camino Health announces plans for a 52-bed acute rehab hospital in Sunnyvale

Patients discharged from El Camino Hospital with serious impairments and rehabilitation needs will soon have a new place...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2021
Last comment by Amyra Patel, on Oct 31, 2021 at 12:26 pm | 3 comments | 4882 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Much-needed park space is finally coming to Mountain View's San Antonio neighborhood

The San Antonio area of Mountain View has been starved for green space for years, dominated instead by concrete, high-density...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2021
Last comment by Joshua K., on Oct 31, 2021 at 12:24 pm | 3 comments | 12205 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Facebook changes its name to Meta

Facebook's name change comes as the company focuses more on virtual reality, but also as it faces increasing public criticism...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2021
Last comment by Tim, on Oct 29, 2021 at 3:04 pm | 1 comment | 2534 Views

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Air quality advisory issued through Saturday

Wildfire smoke from Southern and Central California is expected to move into the Bay Area over the next couple of days, prompting...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2021
Last comment by AmyGregory, on Oct 29, 2021 at 10:13 am | 1 comment | 1363 Views
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