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OTHER ISSUES

The only good lawn is a dead lawn?

The Santa Clara Valley Water District is rolling out a new campaign to tackle California's drought, called "Brown is the...

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2014
Last comment by Dylan Carlson, 12 minutes ago | 20 comments | 865 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD bond measure on the horizon

Faced with growing enrollment, packed campuses and difficult shared-space agreements with Bullis Charter School, the Los...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2014
Last comment by Example of Waste, 1 hour ago | 57 comments | 2032 Views

ELECTIONS

Charter school-district accord a welcome step

There was good news earlier this month from the Los Altos School District about the possible signing of a five-year agreement...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2014
Last comment by Dan, 2 hours ago | 20 comments | 596 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD, Bullis pass five-year agreement

After a marathon mediation meeting that ended at 4 a.m., the Los Altos School District and Bullis Charter School last night...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2014
Last comment by Looks Suspicious, 4 hours ago | 7 comments | 655 Views

ELECTIONS

School board election kicks off

Four people, including one incumbent, have signaled their intent to run for the three seats on the Los Altos School District...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2014
Last comment by Looks suspicious, 4 hours ago | 53 comments | 2587 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'Boyhood'

You've watched actors grow up on screen before, whether it be Mickey Rooney, Elizabeth Taylor or Jerry Mathers (as the Beaver)....

Original post made on Jul. 30, 2014
Last comment by Max Hauser, 5 hours ago | 1 comment | 32 Views

OTHER ISSUES

SEIU protests at Google

For some, a job at Google is the stuff dreams are made of, but for security guard Manny Cardenas, it's been more of a nightmare. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2013
Last comment by FirstAmendment, 6 hours ago | 26 comments | 4933 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community activist to run for City Council

Longtime community activist Lenny Siegel, who spearheaded the new group Campaign for a Balanced Mountain View, has announced...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2014
Last comment by Garrett, 18 hours ago | 49 comments | 3234 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 Elan C, 19 hours ago | 24 comments | 1535 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council shifts gears on San Antonio plan

After sharp public opposition delayed phase two of Merlone Geier's Village at San Antonio Center project last week, City...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Jul 29, 2014 at 9:55 am | 112 comments | 8009 Views

AROUND TOWN

Deadly triple shooting in East Palo Alto Saturday

A man who was killed in a triple shooting in East Palo Alto has been identified as Mychael Edward Tillman, 31, of Hayward,...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2014
Last comment by NAY, on Jul 29, 2014 at 8:23 am | 1 comment | 501 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Op-ed: Who's thinking about increased housing's impact on schools?

I read the Voice's issue of July 4 regarding the Village at San Antonio Center development with interest. Agreed, Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2014
Last comment by Dinner at 9:30pm, on Jul 29, 2014 at 5:43 am | 15 comments | 1868 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Camino pulls the plug on dialysis

Two down and one to go. El Camino Hospital recently closed its Oak Pavilion dialysis center and is slated to shut down its...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2014
Last comment by YourRealName, on Jul 27, 2014 at 4:04 am | 6 comments | 2063 Views

OTHER ISSUES

LinkedIn offers job-search help for the homeless

A group of 55 homeless people paid a visit to LinkedIn's Mountain View headquarters Friday where dozens of LinkedIn employees...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2014
Last comment by maguro_01, on Jul 26, 2014 at 5:47 pm | 1 comment | 131 Views

AROUND TOWN

Streetfair closed Castro St. on 7/24/14 during PM commute

Just wondering who the City of Mountain View genius (sarcasm) employees are who gave permits to a streetfair of some type...

Original post made by Mark on Jul. 25, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Jul 26, 2014 at 4:35 pm | 3 comments | 149 Views

ELECTIONS

Water district race heats up

Gary Kremen, a Silicon Valley entrepreneur and founder of the dating site Match.com, has entered the race for the Santa Clara...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2014
Last comment by Susy, on Jul 26, 2014 at 12:28 am | 5 comments | 1330 Views

AROUND TOWN

The cocktail craftsman

If you find yourself thirsty in downtown Palo Alto, you might wander into the Epiphany Hotel's restaurant, Lure + Till, and...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2014
Last comment by Timbo, on Jul 25, 2014 at 6:05 pm | 2 comments | 3260 Views

OTHER ISSUES

President arriving in Bay Area for Los Altos Hills event

President Barack Obama is scheduled to fly into San Francisco International Airport tonight for a short fundraising visit...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2014
Last comment by Um, on Jul 25, 2014 at 2:44 pm | 40 comments | 3960 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Guest opinion: Who's thinking about increased housing's impact on schools?

I read the <I>Voice's</I></B> issue of July 4 regarding the Village at San Antonio Center development with interest. Agreed,...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2014
Last comment by ONGOING LASD SUPPORTER, on Jul 25, 2014 at 2:37 pm | 54 comments | 2653 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rescued egrets fly free at Google campus colony

The calls of egrets that nest in trees within Google's Mountain View headquarters are louder than the shuttle buses and bikes...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2014
Last comment by Maher, on Jul 25, 2014 at 2:36 pm | 1 comment | 2243 Views
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