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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 LYNDA MEYER, 4 minutes ago | 24 comments | 3348 Views

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El Camino Hospital spars with nurses' union

After months of tough contract negotiations, El Camino Hospital and its nurses union appear to be at a standstill. Representatives...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2016
Last comment by stop_the_lies, 9 minutes ago | 16 comments | 2164 Views

ELECTIONS

Rent stabilization measure: Situation demands a charter amendment

Mayor Showalter and other City Council members have expressed dismay that the rent stabilization measure proposed by the...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2016
Last comment by Landlords' City Council , 13 minutes ago | 1 comment | 10 Views

ELECTIONS

Letter to the editor

<B>Voting advice Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2016/07/29/letter-to-the-editor posted Friday,...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2016
Last comment by Re-elect None of them, 20 minutes ago | 1 comment | 15 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 Re: PA Resident, 31 minutes ago | 31 comments | 3499 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 Michael, 57 minutes ago | 17 comments | 3773 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 Stop already, 10 hours ago | 38 comments | 33141 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District wants charter school data if parcel tax to be shared

The Los Altos School District changed direction this month when board members agreed to share parcel tax revenue with Bullis...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2016
Last comment by Prop 30, 17 hours ago | 3 comments | 750 Views

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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 voting FOR rent control, 21 hours ago | 35 comments | 4220 Views

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Fourth consecutive Spare the Air alert issued for Thursday

A Spare the Air alert has been issued for the Bay Area for Thursday because smog is forecast to be at unhealthy levels, regional...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2016
There are no comments yet. 580 Views

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Down to the grain

The bread and pastries at Manresa Bread's new location in downtown Los Altos are not your average baked goods. They're ingredient-driven,...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1084 Views

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Caltrain swaps out old cars for larger ones to avoid overcrowding

Starting Tuesday, Caltrain will be replacing some of its trains with larger trains capable of accommodating more passengers,...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1807 Views

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This week's A&E highlights

This week, the critters in those "Busytown" books take the stage, celebrations for the new Harry Potter book are in full...

Original post made on Jul. 28, 2016
There are no comments yet. 715 Views

ELECTIONS

Postcard from the Democratic National Convention

As the old saw goes, all politics is local &#150; 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, on Jul 27, 2016 at 9:35 pm | 7 comments | 876 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, on Jul 27, 2016 at 9:28 pm | 2 comments | 2575 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, on Jul 27, 2016 at 10:59 am | 2 comments | 700 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, on Jul 27, 2016 at 8:59 am | 13 comments | 2560 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 | 2083 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 | 4428 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 | 103 Views
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Opening alert: iTalico in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 1 comment | 2,625 views