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SCHOOLS & KIDS

New school could close down Stevenson PACT

Drawing new lines for school attendance boundaries can be a tricky task that always leaves someone dissatisfied, and that...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2015
Last comment by Shoreline West, 6 minutes ago | 66 comments | 4405 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View's Grand Central Station is in the works

The City Council began talking about a major new downtown transit center and Caltrain station on Tuesday, along with the...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2015
Last comment by MadamPresident, 7 minutes ago | 27 comments | 2118 Views

AROUND TOWN

Row houses to replace apartments on N. Rengstorff

On Tuesday Mountain View's newest City Council members were hesitant to displace 32 households in an apartment complex at...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2015
Last comment by A talking cat, 7 minutes ago | 8 comments | 812 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pedestrian killed in crosswalk was Los Altos engineer

Robert Schwehr had dropped off his car at the Mountain View Costco's tire center and was walking across the street when he...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2015
Last comment by KikiD, 22 minutes ago | 23 comments | 4061 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown grocer still struggling, quietly

The owners of Mountain View's only downtown grocery store say it's been no easy task to stay in business since setting up...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2015
Last comment by kdc, 5 hours ago | 36 comments | 7312 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bike plan lists 170 ways to make cycling safer in Mountain View

It became evident during a City Council meeting Tuesday that the life-and-death issue of bike and pedestrian safety is getting...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2015
Last comment by Vision Zero, 5 hours ago | 36 comments | 2076 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fierce competition ahead for North Bayshore projects

Google's dramatic new campus proposal isn't the only project vying for a piece of the North Bayshore pie. On Friday, Mountain...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2015
Last comment by tommygee54, 22 hours ago | 11 comments | 2974 Views

AROUND TOWN

Apply for Leadership Mountain View's Class of 2016

The online application to apply for LMV's Class of 2016 is now available. Program schedule: Friday, September 25, 2015...

Original post made by Leadership Mountain View on Mar. 5, 2015
There are no comments yet. 29 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Meeting on Immigrant House, Stieper Park design

Residents are being asked to weigh in on the design for an unusual new park with a demonstration garden and historic home...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2015
Last comment by Mtn. View Historical Association, on Mar 5, 2015 at 9:49 am | 4 comments | 953 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain Noise is Getting Worse?

I completely understand the need for the train horns and safety. However, in the last few months it seems like it is getting...

Original post made by kwul on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by John, on Mar 4, 2015 at 10:20 pm | 3 comments | 353 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Woman dies after train strikes car in Menlo Park

A woman in her 30s died Monday night from injuries sustained when her silver Acura SUV was struck by a southbound train at...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2015
Last comment by jayjayTJP, on Mar 3, 2015 at 6:40 pm | 10 comments | 2443 Views

AROUND TOWN

Construction worker rescued after falling

Rescue crews with the Santa Clara County Fire Department staged a technical rescue at a construction site in Los Altos where...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2015
Last comment by anon, on Mar 3, 2015 at 5:03 pm | 2 comments | 1158 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google unveils new HQ, aims to rethink office design

Google has unveiled plans for an office campus that will undoubtedly be called extraordinary. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/2015/02/27/google-unveils-new-hq...

Original post made on Feb. 27, 2015
Last comment by New Engineering, on Mar 3, 2015 at 2:29 pm | 28 comments | 8057 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sheriff wins OK of cell-phone tracker

The Santa Clara County sheriff and a member of the Board of Supervisors clashed Tuesday before the board approved the purchase...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2015
Last comment by Russell, on Mar 3, 2015 at 9:18 am | 11 comments | 1709 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Superintendent Ghysels on Medical Leave from Menlo Park School District

On February 28, the MPCSD Board President announced that Maurice Ghysels is on "short term medical leave." This morning,...

Original post made by A Neighbor in the MPCSD on Mar. 2, 2015
There are no comments yet. 89 Views

RESTAURANTS

Luscious kebabs, delicate curries

When it comes to kebabs, many think of chewy, marinated squares of meat, grilled on a stick. Yet at Zareen's, a contemporary...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2015
Last comment by Benjamin Moore, on Mar 2, 2015 at 7:13 pm | 2 comments | 4341 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rash of burglaries hits Waverly Park

Police are urging residents to lock their doors and be vigilant following numerous home burglaries in the normally quiet...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Mar 2, 2015 at 6:56 pm | 25 comments | 4735 Views

AROUND TOWN

Logo Design Contest Announced for the 2015 Mountain View Art & Wine Festival

Calling all graphic designers! The Chamber of Commerce Mountain View announced they are holding a contest to select the...

Original post made by Tim Beeman on Mar. 2, 2015
There are no comments yet. 53 Views

AROUND TOWN

VTA opens new transit innovation center

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority has opened an innovation center to develop, test and show off transportation...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2015
Last comment by Susanne, on Mar 1, 2015 at 11:50 pm | 4 comments | 1379 Views

ELECTIONS

Letters to the Editor

<B>Say 'No' to the lame duck rush Read the full story here http://mv-voice.com/print/story/2014/11/14/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Arlene I., on Feb 28, 2015 at 8:23 pm | 3 comments | 460 Views
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A proposal for Monday Night's Office Cap Discussion
By Steve Levy | 18 comments | 2,894 views

Juniors: Time to Start the College Process!
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 1 comment | 1,398 views

Happiness in 10 Weeks
By Caroline Fleck | 0 comments | 558 views

House of Chards
By Laura Stec | 1 comment | 379 views