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AROUND TOWN

Caltrain to hold public hearing on changes to fares, parking fees

Early next month the public will be able to comment on the proposed changes to Caltrain fares and station parking fees, Caltrain...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2015
Last comment by Family and Nights, on Oct 29, 2015 at 3:47 pm | 2 comments | 1419 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Crime brief: 7-Eleven fight

Police arrested a Mountain View man on Sunday after he allegedly struck another man outside of the 7-Eleven on California...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2015
There are no comments yet. 2110 Views

AROUND TOWN

Peninsula cities call for new Bus Rapid Transit options

A proposal to create bus-only lanes on El Camino Real between Palo Alto and San Jose has hit a political speed bump, with...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2015
Last comment by Steve Ly, on Oct 29, 2015 at 8:22 am | 12 comments | 1863 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View to boost minimum wage to $15

It's official: Mountain View will boost its minimum wage to $15 an hour by the start of 2018 - regardless of whether other...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2015
Last comment by MV1963, on Oct 28, 2015 at 5:52 pm | 9 comments | 3395 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google pitches in for school fundraiser

The Mountain View Educational Foundation is looking to kick school fundraising into high gear this fall. Google announced...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2015
Last comment by @ eric, on Oct 28, 2015 at 4:43 pm | 22 comments | 3766 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crime brief: Indecent exposure at Fresh & Easy

Read the full story here http://mv-voice.com/news/2015/10/28/crime-brief-indecent-exposure-at-fresh--easy posted Wednesday,...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2015
Last comment by Revolving Door, on Oct 28, 2015 at 1:27 pm | 2 comments | 2574 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Cuts likely as school construction costs soar

Mountain View Whisman School District officials are past the point of cutting whistles and bells to stay within budget for...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2015
Last comment by Patrick Neschleba, on Oct 28, 2015 at 11:29 am | 20 comments | 4465 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Immigrant House goes for historic recognition

Fans of the century-old Immigrant House later this week will urge the Mountain View City Council to grant formal historic...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2015
Last comment by kathy, on Oct 27, 2015 at 2:37 pm | 3 comments | 2234 Views

RESTAURANTS

Tastes like the real thing

Located at 2464 W. El Camino Real, two-year-old Veggie Garden serves affordable vegan Chinese food in a clean, modern setting....

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2015
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Oct 27, 2015 at 9:56 am | 3 comments | 1338 Views

ELECTIONS

Council shies away from rent caps

Following weeks of public outcry on rising rents, Mountain View leaders gave a clear signal Monday they would not consider...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2015
Last comment by To Gary, on Oct 26, 2015 at 10:44 pm | 5 comments | 749 Views

AROUND TOWN

MV won't join suit against Hwy. 85 express lanes

A coalition of South Bay cities is taking the Valley Transportation Authority to court over a controversial plan to expand...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2015
Last comment by alex, on Oct 26, 2015 at 9:22 pm | 21 comments | 4924 Views

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Dangerous city streets could get squeezed

In a meeting centered on traffic, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday night signaled support for a series of road-safety...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2015
Last comment by screw the majority, on Oct 26, 2015 at 12:50 pm | 78 comments | 5733 Views

ELECTIONS

Council shies away from rent regulation

Following weeks of public outcry on rising rents, Mountain View leaders gave a clear signal Monday they would not consider...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2015
Last comment by LoveMV, on Oct 26, 2015 at 1:09 am | 54 comments | 5499 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Letters to the Editor

<B>Speed humps on residential streets Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2015/10/23/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2015
Last comment by @ speed bumps, on Oct 25, 2015 at 8:06 pm | 2 comments | 639 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rep. Anna Eshoo to send airplane-noise survey to Federal Aviation Administration

Acting on numerous complaints by her constituents regarding an increase in aircraft noise, Rep. Anna Eshoo has assembled...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2015
Last comment by I smell sadness, on Oct 25, 2015 at 8:22 am | 9 comments | 2791 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Region's gridlock a predictable mess

My wife and I just returned from six months of living in Berlin, Germany. Berlin has a comprehensive system of fast and efficient...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2015
Last comment by CW, on Oct 24, 2015 at 10:37 pm | 11 comments | 829 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Going to high school? There's an app for that

Mountain View High School is celebrating its fourth annual STEM Week, giving students a closer look at what it might be like...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2015
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Oct 24, 2015 at 4:04 pm | 3 comments | 2092 Views

AROUND TOWN

Sunday morning SFO Air traffic over Mountain View

I keep hearing jets over my neighborhood. I tracked them on the Flightracker app. All of them had already flown over SFO...

Original post made by Local on Oct. 18, 2015
Last comment by TT, on Oct 24, 2015 at 12:13 am | 8 comments | 662 Views

AROUND TOWN

Grand opera on an intimate scale

Sixty years after it was founded, Palo Alto's West Bay Opera continues to thrive, attracting major international talent and...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2015
Last comment by Rick, on Oct 23, 2015 at 8:48 pm | 1 comment | 2319 Views

BOOKS

Study: the downside of too much homework

A survey of more than 4,000 students from ten high-performing high schools showed that excessive homework produces unhealthy...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2015
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