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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 David R, 23 minutes ago | 49 comments | 2331 Views

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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 RockTheCityCouncil, 1 hour ago | 31 comments | 2374 Views

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One injured in carport fire

A two-alarm blaze injured one person and damaged 12 vehicles in a carport in Mountain View this evening, fire officials said. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 27, 2014
Last comment by Dr Adviceo, 1 hour ago | 4 comments | 423 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 Questions, 4 hours ago | 3 comments | 100 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 new-LASDschool-MountainView, 10 hours ago | 7 comments | 628 Views

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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, 17 hours ago | 6 comments | 1481 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 | 61 Views

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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 Sparty, on Jul 26, 2014 at 4:40 pm | 110 comments | 7861 Views

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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 | 121 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 | 858 Views

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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 | 3229 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 | 3532 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 | 2615 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 | 1464 Views

OTHER ISSUES

District to hire temporary water-conservation enforcers

The Santa Clara Valley Water District board of directors last night unanimously approved the hiring of up to 10 temporary...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2014
Last comment by Dylan Carlson, on Jul 25, 2014 at 2:14 pm | 34 comments | 2103 Views

ELECTIONS

City Council race gets crowded

Nine residents have indicated that they will run for the Mountain View City Council this fall, and the official filing period...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2014
Last comment by Jerry, on Jul 24, 2014 at 4:48 pm | 24 comments | 3938 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google donates free community shuttle service

The free community shuttle that has been long desired by some City Council members and residents is going to become reality...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2014
Last comment by Molly, on Jul 24, 2014 at 3:21 pm | 33 comments | 6956 Views

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Clerk helps catch suspected bank robber

A brash shoplifting incident and a determined CVS employee led to the arrest of a bank robbery suspect last week. Read...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2014
Last comment by abbey, on Jul 23, 2014 at 7:21 am | 2 comments | 237 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Editorial: Council members, stick to your guns on housing

Is it election year politics, or can it be that the City Council is finally seeing the light regarding the destructive consequences...

Original post made on Jul. 17, 2014
Last comment by TheTruth, on Jul 22, 2014 at 9:00 pm | 22 comments | 1798 Views

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Enjoying the moment at MV's Obon fest

Rev. Yushi Mukojima arrived at the Mountain View Buddhist Temple just one day after last year's annual Obon Festival wrapped...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2014
Last comment by Greg David, on Jul 22, 2014 at 5:21 pm | 2 comments | 842 Views
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