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ELECTIONS

Postcard from the Democratic National Convention

As the old saw goes, all politics is local – and that's true even when it comes to this week's Democratic National Convention...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2016
Last comment by Why is this a story, 11 minutes ago | 7 comments | 586 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Palo Alto parents ask public's help to find missing son

The parents of a Palo Alto man who vanished 11 days ago are seeking the public's help to find their son, 30-year-old Andrew...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2016
Last comment by Rio Valdes, 17 minutes ago | 2 comments | 2486 Views

AROUND TOWN

Polls by landlord group influenced council's rent control measure

Mountain View City Council members gave plenty of reasons for why they decided to draft a hasty rent-control ballot measure...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2016
Last comment by I_got_mine, 1 hour ago | 34 comments | 3972 Views

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Concert traffic creates controversy in North Bayshore

The fact that rush-hour traffic around North Bayshore has long been regarded as a nightmare is not news, but the situation...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2016
Last comment by I_got_mine, 2 hours ago | 16 comments | 2265 Views

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El Camino bus lanes nixed by council, again

The City Council spent two and half hours discussing a plan for dedicated bus rapid transit lanes on El Camino Real on Tuesday,...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2012
Last comment by John, 2 hours ago | 30 comments | 33030 Views

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VTA throws support behind Castro underpass

Mountain View's rejected plan to build a $120 million underpass to tunnel Castro Street beneath the Caltrain tracks didn't...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by Castro Closed, 6 hours ago | 16 comments | 3613 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Downtown cherry trees not very cheery

At least 40 cherry trees planted along Mountain View's downtown medians are dying and will likely need to be removed in the...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by Street Trees Waste Money, 6 hours ago | 21 comments | 3158 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Third consecutive Spare the Air alert issued

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a third consecutive Spare the Air alert for Wednesday because of...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2016
Last comment by Re: Robyn, 10 hours ago | 2 comments | 564 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Advocates sharply disagree on solutions to airplane noise

Residents throughout the Midpeninsula and Santa Cruz area agree that airplanes going to San Francisco International Airport...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2016
Last comment by Quiet and Proud, 12 hours ago | 13 comments | 2540 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Two new board members for Bullis Charter School

This month, Bullis Charter School in Los Altos added Richard Ying and Ann Waterman Roy to its board of directors. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2016
Last comment by Marc Roddin, on Jul 26, 2016 at 8:22 pm | 1 comment | 1386 Views

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Scaled-back bus lanes plan gets lukewarm response

It could be a bumpy ride ahead for transit officials' goal to bring dedicated bus lanes to El Camino Real, based on the reaction...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2016
Last comment by Logic Please?, on Jul 26, 2016 at 5:11 pm | 134 comments | 4415 Views

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Overnight construction noise

Are there any road repairs or other large scale construction projects being done in or around Mountain View at night? Every...

Original post made by Awake on Jul. 26, 2016
Last comment by Former addict, on Jul 26, 2016 at 1:42 pm | 2 comments | 99 Views

ELECTIONS

Uber driver arrested for alleged sexual assault

East Palo Alto police have arrested an Uber driver for sexually allegedly assaulting his passenger after an incident that...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2016
Last comment by Stew Pidassil, on Jul 26, 2016 at 1:25 pm | 2 comments | 1807 Views

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Spare the Air alert issued for Monday

A Spare the Air alert has been issued for the Bay Area today, officials with the Bay Area Air Quality Management District...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2016
Last comment by parent, on Jul 25, 2016 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 778 Views

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Moroccan food with a little shimmy

The only thing better than dinner . . . is dinner and a show. Thursday night is always a belly-baring party at Morocco's...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2016
There are no comments yet. 835 Views

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Crime Briefs

<B>Downtown fight leads to arrests Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2016/06/24/crime-briefs...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2016
There are no comments yet. 212 Views

BOOKS

Eshoo announces Congressional App Challenge

The "Congressional App Challenge" for the 18th Congressional District has launched again, and U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo is inviting...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2016
There are no comments yet. 844 Views

OTHER ISSUES

LASD may share parcel tax with Bullis Charter School

Los Altos School District board members signaled last week that they would be willing to include Bullis Charter School as...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2016
Last comment by Extra Money, on Jul 25, 2016 at 4:20 pm | 8 comments | 1579 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New tenants sought for Cubberley

With its long-term future still in flux, Cubberley Community Center is preparing to welcome new tenants onto its sprawling...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2016
Last comment by OldSchool, on Jul 25, 2016 at 12:51 pm | 1 comment | 1335 Views

ELECTIONS

Landlords hid big election spending

A landlord advocacy group effectively hid from voters big expenditures in Mountain View's November City Council election,...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2015
Last comment by Agreed, on Jul 25, 2016 at 10:04 am | 58 comments | 3368 Views
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Pokéworks opens in Mountain View
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By Chandrama Anderson | 4 comments | 2,636 views