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Water district set for big rate increase, thanks to drought

Calling it the most "severe drought in California's history," the Santa Clara Valley Water District is poised to increase...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2015
Last comment by Juan Garcia-Montano, on Mar 13, 2015 at 6:13 pm | 4 comments | 1946 Views

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End of fun in Mountain View

I heard Laser Quest and the Century Cinema are going to close to make way for Google's dream complex. Where are teens going...

Original post made by Bored on Mar. 11, 2015
Last comment by PA Resident, on Mar 13, 2015 at 4:38 pm | 2 comments | 230 Views

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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 The sign I'd like to see, on Mar 13, 2015 at 10:50 am | 47 comments | 3836 Views

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Million-dollar row houses to replace apartments

On Tuesday Mountain View's newest City Council members balked at displacing 32 households in an apartment complex at 333...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2015
Last comment by Cuesta Resident, on Mar 13, 2015 at 10:39 am | 1 comment | 601 Views

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Fatal crash on Hwy. 280 near Los Altos

A male driver was killed early this morning on Interstate Highway 280 near Los Altos when he lost control of his car, slammed...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2015
Last comment by Maher, on Mar 11, 2015 at 3:34 pm | 1 comment | 2975 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Better Bagel says goodbye

The Better Bagel's last day in business was a teary one, as loyal regulars said goodbye on Oct. 31 before the doors closed...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2013
Last comment by City Sports memebr, on Mar 11, 2015 at 4:18 am | 54 comments | 23145 Views

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A superintendent's resignation. Honestly?

It has become the rule rather than the exception: City manager or executive director or superintendent of schools "resigns"...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2015
Last comment by True, on Mar 10, 2015 at 5:29 pm | 3 comments | 491 Views

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Man arrested in umbrella attack

Police arrested a man Monday after he allegedly attacked a worker at his apartment complex with an umbrella because he suspected...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2015
Last comment by resident, on Mar 10, 2015 at 2:34 pm | 4 comments | 1513 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Little League should drop religious pledge, stick to baseball

Where would you expect someone to ask my 11-year-old to pledge aloud, in front of hundreds of onlookers, "I trust in God"? Read...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Coach D, on Mar 10, 2015 at 1:23 pm | 28 comments | 2851 Views

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Beer brings people together

A pristine Harley-Davidson motorcycle glimmers in the front window of Jane's Beer Store in Mountain View while rows of bottled...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Peter kickboxer, on Mar 8, 2015 at 6:15 pm | 4 comments | 3252 Views

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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 Sharon Jacobs, on Mar 8, 2015 at 11:26 am | 24 comments | 5415 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Middle school entrepreneurs compete at Crittenden's Startup Weekend

Silicon Valley is immersed in a startup culture where innovative ideas, backed by investors, seem to sprout up every day....

Original post made on Mar. 7, 2015
Last comment by Mom, on Mar 8, 2015 at 8:17 am | 2 comments | 2678 Views

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'Don't fund evil'

Riffing off of Google's corporate mantra, the Raging Grannies lent their voices to a protest outside the search giant's Mountain...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2014
Last comment by Essie B., on Mar 7, 2015 at 8:56 pm | 7 comments | 7593 Views

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Google unveils new HQ plans with startling 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/print/story/2015/03/06/google-unveils...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2015
Last comment by Cuesta Resident, on Mar 6, 2015 at 4:19 pm | 1 comment | 708 Views

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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, on Mar 6, 2015 at 11:04 am | 36 comments | 8987 Views

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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, on Mar 5, 2015 at 5:55 pm | 11 comments | 4698 Views

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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
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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 | 1732 Views

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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 | 3104 Views

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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 | 1878 Views
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By Elena Kadvany | 0 comments | 2,780 views

The Drought: Shared Inconvenience, Shared Responsibility, Shared Solutions
By Steve Levy | 10 comments | 1,010 views

China, Interrupted
By Laura Stec | 9 comments | 827 views

Is Web Therapy a Good Idea?
By Caroline Fleck | 2 comments | 310 views

Are you taking a Gap Year?
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 0 comments | 260 views