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OTHER ISSUES

A School and a Park in San Antonio!

How can we solve two longstanding community problems at once? The Los Altos School District has been in a long search for...

Original post made by Nancy Morimoto on Dec. 6, 2016
Last comment by Crossings Resident, 13 minutes ago | 3 comments | 516 Views

ELECTIONS

Ramirez, Cox tapped for planning commission seats

Lucas Ramirez, who was edged out of a City Council seat in the November election, was selected as the likely pick for an...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2016
Last comment by Ellen Wheeler, 24 minutes ago | 3 comments | 666 Views

AROUND TOWN

Signs of the season

Snow, elves, carolers and candy canes -- it must be December in downtown Mountain View. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/2016/12/07/signs-of-the-season...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2016
Last comment by Christmas Caroler, 3 hours ago | 6 comments | 366 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bad-tasting water due to Hetch Hetchy water reductions

Local cities' residents who have been complaining about nasty-tasting water coming from their taps can blame it on water...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2016
Last comment by What will happen to our water, 7 hours ago | 5 comments | 1949 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google veers from city's North Bayshore vision

A review of the city's North Bayshore precise plan on Tuesday, Nov. 29, left some council members wondering if they were...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2016
Last comment by ivg, 20 hours ago | 21 comments | 9948 Views

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Water district plans to use Waverly Park homes for homeless

Homeless encampments are a common sight along Stevens Creek in Mountain View. In the southern end of the city near Waverly...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2016
Last comment by ivg, 21 hours ago | 37 comments | 3873 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Breakthrough Prize honors local science pioneers at Moffett

It was a constellation of stars, science and Silicon Valley luminaries at the Nasa Ames Research Park on Sunday for the annual...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2016
Last comment by DC, on Dec 6, 2016 at 9:42 am | 5 comments | 3163 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Escaped Palo Alto inmate nabbed

A woman suspected of helping one of two inmates, including a Palo Alto man, who escaped from the Santa Clara County Main...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2016
Last comment by True, on Dec 5, 2016 at 7:18 pm | 3 comments | 1234 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New school boundaries on the horizon

It's a touchy subject that's bound to affect property values and leave some people disappointed, but the Mountain View Whisman...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2016
Last comment by Mt. View Neighbor, on Dec 5, 2016 at 6:17 pm | 31 comments | 9632 Views

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Cleanup gear malfunctions at Moffett Field

In a squabble between Moffett Field's federal agencies, NASA officials are complaining that a U.S. Navy treatment system...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2016
Last comment by Water curious, on Dec 5, 2016 at 4:53 pm | 12 comments | 3572 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Federal grant aims to boost Valley's traffic-reduction efforts

An effort by Palo Alto, Mountain View and neighboring cities to get drivers to instead use trains, buses and other modes...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2016
Last comment by The Business Man, on Dec 4, 2016 at 9:35 pm | 2 comments | 1488 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A respite from the cold

More than a hundred homeless people in the northern end of Santa Clara County now have a warm, reliable place to sleep each...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2016
Last comment by maria_yap@yahoo.com, on Dec 4, 2016 at 4:57 pm | 3 comments | 3067 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Worries over dwindling burrowing owl population

One among many inhabitants struggling to cope in a changing landscape, Mountain View's fragile burrowing owl population appears...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2016
Last comment by Victoria, on Dec 4, 2016 at 10:36 am | 8 comments | 3815 Views

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Trump deportation plan sends South Bay leaders searching for options

Donald Trump's election has created a cloud of uncertainty for the nation's estimated 11.4 million undocumented immigrants....

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2016
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Dec 3, 2016 at 2:40 pm | 9 comments | 1780 Views

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Three men sought in CVS robbery

Police are looking for three men who allegedly stole over $1,000 in items from a CVS pharmacy in Mountain View last week,...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1827 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New farmers' market baker knows art, science of bread-making

In a tiny village in central France where Portola Valley resident Fiona Strouts' parents live, the arrival of the baker and...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2016
Last comment by Best alternative for now, on Dec 2, 2016 at 5:32 am | 3 comments | 843 Views

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More than hot air: Leaf blowers present health risks

Blasting air at up to 185 mph, leaf blowers can whip up hazardous particles and contaminants from the ground at speeds greater...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2015
Last comment by Cici, on Dec 1, 2016 at 10:37 pm | 28 comments | 6775 Views

OTHER ISSUES

MVPD seek to improve body cam program

It's been a little over a year since the Mountain View Police Department outfitted all of its officers with wearable cameras,...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2016
Last comment by The real test, on Nov 30, 2016 at 7:07 pm | 4 comments | 1569 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Huge apartment development wins nervous council's support

The Mountain View City Council gave the initial go-ahead on Tuesday to a true mixed-bag development -- it would possibly...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2016
Last comment by The Business Man, on Nov 30, 2016 at 4:24 pm | 45 comments | 4717 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Caltrain, Crisis Text Line announce partnership

Starting next week, the now-ubiquitous "There is Help" signs with suicide hotline numbers posted at local Caltrain stations...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2016
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Nov 30, 2016 at 2:35 pm | 1 comment | 1432 Views
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