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ELECTIONS

Editorial: Don't ignore public transit for short-term highway fix

City Councilman John McAlister, Cupertino council member Rod Sinks, and other elected officials in the county are voices...

Original post made on Mar. 4, 2016
Last comment by PA Resident, on Mar 4, 2016 at 8:10 am | 2 comments | 616 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area newspaper chain announces major consolidation

The parent company of San Jose Mercury News, the Daily News, the Oakland Tribune and more than two dozen community newspapers...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by george, on Mar 3, 2016 at 5:24 pm | 5 comments | 1489 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Federal judge clarifies order regarding release of student records

After California parents were recently notified that their children's records might be released as part of a federal lawsuit...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2016
Last comment by Increduloous, on Mar 3, 2016 at 4:52 pm | 4 comments | 1760 Views

AROUND TOWN

Time to tax big businesses?

Looking to solve the area's worst traffic problems, a coalition of North County city leaders are floating an audacious tax...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2016
Last comment by bjd, on Mar 3, 2016 at 3:21 pm | 30 comments | 2454 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google self-driving car blamed for crash with bus

For the first time, one of Google's self-driving vehicles appears responsible for causing an accident in Mountain View. The...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2016
Last comment by PA Resident, on Mar 3, 2016 at 10:46 am | 23 comments | 3771 Views

AROUND TOWN

Eshoo backs Apple's resistance to FBI iPhone access

A ranking member of the U.S. Congressional Communications and Technology Subcommittee said she supports tech company Apple's...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2016
Last comment by @Gary, on Mar 2, 2016 at 1:15 pm | 4 comments | 473 Views

AROUND TOWN

Living in the shadows

It was barely 6 a.m. on Dec. 2, when Guillermo Zavala walked out the front door of his Mountain View apartment and straight...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2016
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 2, 2016 at 7:19 am | 31 comments | 4028 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City wins grant for water meter upgrades

Mountain View is being awarded a $50,000 grant to test out new water readers that would allow households to instantly check...

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2016
Last comment by Waterlogged, on Mar 1, 2016 at 9:28 pm | 12 comments | 2694 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mini-park deal reveals SFPUC policy problems

Officials with the San Francisco Public Utilities Commission are pledging to re-examine their real estate policies in light...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2016
Last comment by Legal Concerns, on Mar 1, 2016 at 4:33 pm | 9 comments | 2307 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fight leaves one man injured, another jailed

A fight between two men on Friday night, Feb. 26, in Palo Alto left one man seriously injured and landed another in jail,...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2016
Last comment by ugh., on Mar 1, 2016 at 2:52 pm | 1 comment | 1637 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Obama nominates federal judge Lucy Koh to U.S. appeals court

U.S. District Judge Lucy Koh of San Jose was nominated by President Obama today to serve on the 9th U.S. Circuit Court of...

Original post made on Feb. 29, 2016
Last comment by @ron, on Mar 1, 2016 at 10:55 am | 2 comments | 1231 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google car v bus - first read about it on BBC

I wonder why the BBC is ahead of US media on this one? http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-35692845?ocid=socialflow_facebook&ns_mchannel=social&ns_campaign=bbcnews&ns_source=facebo...

Original post made by BBC reader on Feb. 29, 2016
Last comment by Snark Repellent, on Feb 29, 2016 at 4:59 pm | 3 comments | 231 Views

AROUND TOWN

City eyes Castro road diet

Taking up the idea of a road diet, Mountain View officials are considering a slate of street changes that would trade car...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2016
Last comment by This Plan Needs More Work, on Feb 29, 2016 at 10:10 am | 18 comments | 1832 Views

AROUND TOWN

City eyes Castro road diet

Taking up the idea of a road diet, Mountain View officials are considering a slate of street changes that would trade car...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2016
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 28, 2016 at 10:11 pm | 6 comments | 2690 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council lends support to county homeless initiatives

Mountain View City Council members agreed to two resolutions Tuesday night declaring homelessness a "crisis," and vowing...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2016
Last comment by dennis, on Feb 28, 2016 at 10:04 pm | 4 comments | 482 Views

BOOKS

Laundry room fire displaces one resident

Mountain View fire crews quickly extinguished a fire Saturday afternoon in a home on Gladys Avenue. Read the full story...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2016
Last comment by Reader, on Feb 28, 2016 at 5:51 pm | 2 comments | 1534 Views

BOOKS

Crime briefs

<B>Party goes bad for MV men Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2013/08/09/crime-briefs posted...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2016
Last comment by arny, on Feb 28, 2016 at 2:59 pm | 1 comment | 2394 Views

AROUND TOWN

Meeting planned to discuss transit station

Mountain View's long-term plans to redesign and upgrade the downtown transit station will be the big topic at a Feb. 25 community...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2016
Last comment by Duh, on Feb 28, 2016 at 2:05 pm | 17 comments | 2126 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district poised to use controversial bond issuance

The Mountain View Whisman School District is moving forward with an aggressive school construction schedule, and school officials...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2016
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Feb 28, 2016 at 12:05 pm | 10 comments | 1850 Views

AROUND TOWN

Silicon Valley transportation is abominable.

As a visitor to your town needing to find bus and train information to get around I must say it is abominable. Bus stops...

Original post made by Visitor on Feb. 27, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Feb 28, 2016 at 9:41 am | 5 comments | 396 Views
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