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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 | 256 Views

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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 | 1997 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 | 2824 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 | 501 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 | 1590 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 | 2439 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 | 2217 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 | 1925 Views

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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 | 424 Views

ELECTIONS

Letter to the editor

<B>Councilman's involvement called into question Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2016/02/26/letter-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2016
Last comment by Gary Wesley, on Feb 26, 2016 at 11:28 am | 3 comments | 1018 Views

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Online schools offer education by proxy

Hundreds of kids in the Bay Area are staying home for school this year. Online, "virtual" charter schools are making headway...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2014
Last comment by Jack Redford, on Feb 26, 2016 at 9:45 am | 6 comments | 3822 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No easy fix for high school stress

School officials at the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District are in the midst of crafting a policy to lighten the...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2016
Last comment by Greg, on Feb 26, 2016 at 9:01 am | 18 comments | 3043 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Parcel tax could boost South Bay wetland restoration

Wetland restoration and flood protection in the South Bay, including Mountain View, could get a big boost in funding this...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2016
Last comment by No new taxes, on Feb 25, 2016 at 6:57 pm | 15 comments | 3946 Views

AROUND TOWN

Conflagration consumes classic car

A rare classic car caught fire and burned to a crisp on Tuesday afternoon in a parking lot at the San Antonio shopping center....

Original post made on Feb. 24, 2016
Last comment by Mark Noack, on Feb 25, 2016 at 10:57 am | 20 comments | 6084 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Wanted felon arrested after manhunt in Palo Alto

A lockdown has been lifted for south Palo Alto schools after police arrested an alleged criminal who fled police Wednesday,...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2016
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OTHER ISSUES

Women harassed on Stevens Creek Trail

Police are searching for a man who harassed two women along Stevens Creek Trail last week, reportedly chasing one woman and...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2016
Last comment by mvresident2003, on Feb 24, 2016 at 9:20 pm | 10 comments | 6271 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Courts order release of student data

Personal information, including social security numbers and home addresses, for some 10 million California students may be...

Original post made on Feb. 23, 2016
Last comment by Learn please, on Feb 24, 2016 at 8:04 pm | 4 comments | 2487 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Should priority be summer school or teacher training?

School officials at the Mountain View Whisman School District are hunting for ways to boost student achievement, following...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2016
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Feb 23, 2016 at 1:18 pm | 26 comments | 3785 Views

ELECTIONS

Assembly candidates square off in Democratic forum

The race to succeed Assemblyman Rich Gordon in Sacramento kicked off in earnest on Sunday afternoon at a forum in Los Altos...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2016
Last comment by David, on Feb 23, 2016 at 12:02 am | 4 comments | 1682 Views

RESTAURANTS

A touch of New England

Our beloved Dungeness crab season might be finally getting underway, given last week's lifting of a three-month health warning...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2016
Last comment by Common sense, on Feb 22, 2016 at 10:41 pm | 6 comments | 3162 Views
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