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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Big donations boost mental health program

After a lengthy public appeal to support teens and young adults suffering from anxiety and depression, El Camino Hospital...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2017
Last comment by Sarah1000, 14 minutes ago | 1 comment | 686 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents up in arms over digital math program

It sounds like a perfect fit for a school district based in the heart of Silicon Valley: a "smart" math curriculum -- administered...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2017
Last comment by Pete Gelbman, 17 minutes ago | 96 comments | 13721 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council to dive into rent control next week

Just as its new members settle in, the Mountain View City Council will be diving into rent control rules next week for its...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2017
Last comment by mike rose, 3 hours ago | 29 comments | 1185 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Squeezing in a new school

The Mountain View Whisman School District is still hammering out the details on what Slater Elementary will look like when...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2017
Last comment by ^^^, 5 hours ago | 26 comments | 3172 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eroding bank prompts closure on Stevens Creek Trail

A segment of Stevens Creek Trail has been temporarily closed after recent storms caused severe bank erosion along Stevens...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2017
Last comment by Mike Dropper, 13 hours ago | 25 comments | 6157 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District abruptly drops digital math program

After an avalanche of parent opposition, the Mountain View Whisman School District announced Thursday that it will end its...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2017
Last comment by Parent, 13 hours ago | 30 comments | 4279 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area: Tens of thousands expected to protest Trump

Tens of thousands of people are taking to the streets around the Bay Area over the next few days in protest of Donald Trump's...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2017
Last comment by Relax, 16 hours ago | 2 comments | 682 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Measure V backers to rally at City Hall

With the future of rent control on the line, the Mountain View Tenants Coalition is making another show of force with a rally...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2017
Last comment by mike rose, 21 hours ago | 61 comments | 2114 Views

ELECTIONS

New mayor pledges civility and courtesy in 2017

On Tuesday, Jan. 10, the City Council unanimously chose Ken Rosenberg to be Mountain View's mayor for 2017, a role that takes...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2017
Last comment by Popular Votr, 22 hours ago | 41 comments | 4426 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New classrooms on the way for LAHS

Students in Los Altos High School's weight room will go from pumping iron to pushing pencils next fall, after district officials...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2017
Last comment by Gary, on Jan 19, 2017 at 7:16 am | 2 comments | 1315 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Obituary

JoAnne Breitmeyer died Aug. 14 in Palo Alto following a long illness. She was 69. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2016/09/09/obituary...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2017
There are no comments yet. 399 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Free preschool program set to expand

The Mountain View Whisman School District is moving full-steam ahead on a new plan to revamp its free preschool program,...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2017
Last comment by Glad to put this behind me, on Jan 18, 2017 at 9:29 pm | 3 comments | 1900 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local hospitals brace for Obamacare repeal

The inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump is still a week away, but congressional leaders are wasting no time delivering...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2017
Last comment by E Scratcher, on Jan 18, 2017 at 9:17 pm | 8 comments | 8244 Views

AROUND TOWN

City OKs study on innovative transit line

After kicking the tires for a few years, Mountain View city leaders are now laying down money for what some might call a...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2017
Last comment by Hugh Jardonn, on Jan 18, 2017 at 2:17 pm | 43 comments | 6581 Views

AROUND TOWN

House cleaner arrested on burglary charges

Police arrested a house cleaner last week after she allegedly burglarized multiple homes, including at least one in Mountain...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2017
Last comment by Sunnyvale Resident, on Jan 18, 2017 at 11:12 am | 2 comments | 3263 Views

AROUND TOWN

Neighbors weigh Google's ambitious campus plan

Google's hardest-to-win critics may not be government regulators, tech rivals or journalists, but rather the company's anxious...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2017
Last comment by dc, on Jan 16, 2017 at 7:50 pm | 4 comments | 6602 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Palo Alto police to pilot psychiatric-emergency team

Bravo to PAPD and the city of Palo Alto! "Palo Alto police to pilot psychiatric-emergency team Officer and mental health...

Original post made by Advocate on Jan. 15, 2017
There are no comments yet. 45 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Santa Clara County to roll out partial payments on property taxes

The Board of Supervisors in Santa Clara County has voted unanimously (5-0) to allow residents to pay their property tax bills...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2017
Last comment by Taxes, on Jan 14, 2017 at 6:41 pm | 12 comments | 2740 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board candidate's advertorial snafu

A candidate running for the local elementary and middle school district's board of trustees said he thought he was being...

Original post made on Jan. 14, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1066 Views

RESTAURANTS

Fit for a king

Chennai, on the Bay of Bengal in eastern India, is considered the "Capital of the South" and the historic hub of the East...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2017
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Jan 13, 2017 at 12:51 pm | 1 comment | 174 Views
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“Housewife” a Journey of Transgender Marriage
By Chandrama Anderson | 2 comments | 11,064 views

Tava Kitchen shutters in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 12 comments | 6,154 views