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City approves downtown homeless shelter

Homeless women and children will have a sanctuary from the cold, wet winter months in Mountain View starting this winter. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2017
Last comment by Amazed, on Nov 3, 2017 at 2:37 pm | 10 comments | 5774 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

A training ground for new teachers

When it comes to teaching, there are no training wheels. Newly certified teachers fresh out of school often go through a...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2017
Last comment by Christopher Chiang, on Nov 3, 2017 at 6:20 am | 1 comment | 1942 Views

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Man arrested in break-in at Ava's Downtown Market

Police arrested a 37-year-old transient man last week after he allegedly broke into Ava's Downtown Market in downtown Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2017
Last comment by CarolB, on Nov 2, 2017 at 3:24 pm | 2 comments | 1725 Views

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Google's unbuilt Bay View campus already claims breakthrough

At Moffett Field is the Bay View site, the largest construction project Google has yet attempted. By 2019, the location will...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2017
Last comment by Sue, on Nov 2, 2017 at 3:19 pm | 5 comments | 5616 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police investigating theft during Rolling Loud Festival brawl

Police are searching for a suspect who allegedly stole bags containing laptops, a camera and cash from a performer at Shoreline...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2017
Last comment by Yeah, but..., on Nov 1, 2017 at 8:45 pm | 13 comments | 1533 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Alert issued for contaminated salads shipped to Trader Joe's stores

Contaminated salads were shipped to some Trader Joe's stores in California and could cause health problems, officials with...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2017
Last comment by William Hitchens, on Nov 1, 2017 at 4:07 pm | 3 comments | 1648 Views

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Man dies in solo vehicle crash on Middlefield Road

A man driving a truck on Middlefield Road died Monday morning after he collided with a tree east of the Rengstorff Avenue...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2017
Last comment by RedLeader, on Nov 1, 2017 at 2:21 pm | 8 comments | 6996 Views

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Haunted house raises funds for CSA

How do you like your haunted houses -- terrifying, or not too scary? Either way, the haunted house at the Odd Fellows Lodge...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2017
Last comment by Bruce Karney, on Nov 1, 2017 at 9:08 am | 1 comment | 1272 Views

ELECTIONS

School district considers major construction plans

The Mountain View-Los Altos High School District laid out its ambitious new vision for both of its high school campuses,...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2017
Last comment by John, on Oct 31, 2017 at 8:19 pm | 5 comments | 2030 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teen arrested in shooting outside 7-Eleven

A 17-year-old was arrested on attempted murder charges Sunday night after he allegedly opened fire on an occupied vehicle...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2017
Last comment by Martin., on Oct 31, 2017 at 5:39 pm | 7 comments | 3233 Views

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Parents call for Friday night lights

When it comes to football at Mountain View and Los Altos high schools, light is always in short supply. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2017
Last comment by Gary, on Oct 29, 2017 at 7:09 pm | 39 comments | 2862 Views

ELECTIONS

Snake found on VTA bus now up for adoption

A young ball python found curled up on a Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority bus last month in Palo Alto is now up...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2017
Last comment by DC, on Oct 28, 2017 at 7:34 pm | 8 comments | 2548 Views

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Rent committee member's paid political work drawing scrutiny

In Mountain View, some critics see a case of the fox guarding the henhouse at the city's Rental Housing Committee, the panel...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2017
Last comment by Darin, on Oct 28, 2017 at 10:55 am | 8 comments | 415 Views

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Man arrested after entering car involved in a crash

A 27-year-old man was arrested in downtown Mountain View earlier this month after he allegedly tried to hop into a vehicle...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2017
Last comment by AllYouCanEat, on Oct 27, 2017 at 10:30 am | 4 comments | 1838 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 1588 Views

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Police target RVs on Crisanto Avenue

Crisanto Avenue, home to the city's largest makeshift encampment of people living out of their cars, was a tense scene on...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2017
Last comment by ellespeth, on Oct 26, 2017 at 12:20 am | 45 comments | 10243 Views

OTHER ISSUES

More details emerge on NASA's housing vision

A new request for proposals published by NASA Ames officials this week provides more insight into their ambitious plans to...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2017
Last comment by us_xunil, on Oct 25, 2017 at 2:57 pm | 3 comments | 2267 Views

ELECTIONS

Persky opponent launches fundraising campaign

The Santa Clara County assistant district attorney running against Judge Aaron Persky in an upcoming recall election has...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2017
Last comment by PeterCao111, on Oct 24, 2017 at 7:28 pm | 4 comments | 1798 Views

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Teen arrested at Castro Elementary

An 18-year-old man was arrested after officers found him inside a classroom at Castro Elementary School during the early...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2353 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police investigate major injury collision

A major injury collision blocked westbound Oregon Expressway in Palo Alto Monday morning, police said, after a woman reportedly...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2017
Last comment by Also, on Oct 24, 2017 at 2:23 pm | 2 comments | 5022 Views
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