mv-voice.com http://www.mv-voice.com If it is local and useful, it is on mv-voice.com. en-us Copyright 2016 mv-voice.com Mountain View Online http://mv-voice.com/art/top_logo.png http://www.mv-voice.com/news/rss.php <![CDATA[Avenidas heads list of new Cubberley tenants]]> With Foothill College now completing its departure from Cubberley Community Center, Palo Alto is preparing to welcome a fresh class of nonprofit groups, studios and educational programs into the sprawling center on the city's southern edge.]]> <![CDATA[Ohlone Day at Deer Hollow]]> Friends of Deer Hollow Farm's annual Ohlone Day Living History Festival will be held from noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 1.
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<![CDATA[Carbon-cutting plan approved by council]]> The Mountain View City Council approved a list of new actions to curb greenhouse gases, with the goal of eventually reducing the city's carbon emissions by 80 percent. ]]> <![CDATA[Teacher shortage still a big problem]]> School has been back in session for more than a month, but the dust hasn't quite settled in the ongoing struggle to get a teacher in every classroom.]]> <![CDATA[Air District issues third straight Spare the Air alert for Tuesday]]> The Bay Area's intense heat wave prompted regional air quality officials today to issue another Spare the Air smog alert for Tuesday.]]> <![CDATA[First ballots of presidential election mailed Saturday]]> Santa Clara County mailed the first ballots of the Nov. 8 presidential election on Saturday, a Registrar of Voters' Office spokesman said.]]> <![CDATA[Tuesday: Council to revise tenant relocation ordinance]]> On Tuesday night, the Mountain View City Council is poised to strengthen the city's tenant relocation ordinance, a policy that is a key component of Measure W. Revisions to the policy will determine how aggressively city leaders want to discourage evictions.
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<![CDATA[Bicyclist suffers serious injuries in collision with city shuttle]]> A Graham Middle School student on a bicycle was taken to the hospital with serious injuries Friday afternoon after he collided with a Mountain View Community Shuttle on Castro Street.]]> <![CDATA[Rent control opponents collect $520K to fight measures]]> With just three weeks remaining before mail-in ballots go out for the November election, the political battle is intensifying over Mountain View's proposed rent-control measures. ]]> <![CDATA[Air quality officials issue Spare the Air alert for Monday]]> A Spare the Air alert has been issued for today in the Bay Area as light winds, heat and exhaust from vehicle traffic produce an unhealthy level of smog, officials with the Bay Area Air Quality Management District said Sunday. ]]> <![CDATA[Heat breaks temperature record at Moffett Field]]> Clear skies and westerly winds brought record-breaking heat to two Bay Area locations today, according to official data from the National Weather Service. At Moffett Field near Mountain View the high temperature was 96 degrees, breaking the old record of 91 degrees set in 1978. ]]> <![CDATA[Self-driving car struck by red-light runner]]> One of Google's self-driving cars was involved in a collision Friday after a driver ran a red light, slamming into the autonomous vehicle as it passed through a busy intersection in Mountain View.]]> <![CDATA[Mountain View temps to reach 95 degrees Sunday]]> A heat advisory has been issued for Sunday and Monday in the San Francisco Bay Area as western winds keep cool ocean air out to sea, according to officials with the National Weather Service. ]]> <![CDATA[Housing, transportation dominate candidates' forum]]> In a candidate forum held on Wednesday afternoon, eight hopefuls competing for a Mountain View City Council seats were largely in agreement that the city's top challenges were meeting the area's housing and transportation needs.
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<![CDATA[Long nights of homework are history]]> Teachers at both of Mountain View's high schools are looking at ways to cut back on homework assignments, following a new district-wide initiative aimed at promoting wellness and easing stress among teens. But some teachers are serving as trailblazers for the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District.]]> <![CDATA[Widespread heat expected in Bay Area Sunday]]> After below-normal temperatures midweek, weak offshore winds and clear skies will bring a warming trend starting Friday and highs on Sunday as much as 30 degrees above normal, according to the National Weather Service.]]> <![CDATA[Exiting hospital CEO gets $224K bonus]]> The El Camino Hospital board of directors agreed last week to give hospital President and CEO Tomi Ryba nearly a quarter-million dollars in bonus "incentive" pay, just weeks after voting unanimously not to renew her contract.]]> <![CDATA[Stanford, other research universities to partner in bioscience collaboration]]> Three of the Bay Area's powerhouse universities have joined forces to work on a new biomedical science research center funded by a $600 million grant from Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife, Dr. Priscilla Chan, the universities announced Wednesday.]]> <![CDATA[Council approves 144-unit apartment project on Ortega Avenue]]> Despite quarrels over parking and student safety, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday night gave unanimous approval to a 144-unit apartment project along Ortega Avenue. While the project includes five below-market-rate homes, this time, affordable housing concerns were sidelined by other conflicts.
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<![CDATA[Attempted grand theft arrest at Kohl's]]> Police arrested a 35-year-old Milpitas man after he was allegedly caught bagging close to $1,000 in goods while walking through the store, then attempting to flee when officers were called to investigate.
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<![CDATA[Smash-and-grab burglary caught on video]]> Mountain View police are seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect involved in a smash-and-grab burglary outside of a Starbucks on Pear Avenue on Monday.]]> <![CDATA[Bay Area home prices up slightly in August compared to last year]]> The median cost for a Bay Area home rose slightly in August compared to the same period last year partly due to low interest rates and job growth, according to research firm CoreLogic.]]>