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State high court upholds right of cities to require affordable housing in new developments

The California Supreme Court unanimously ruled in San Francisco on Monday that cities have the right to require developers...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2015
Last comment by Maher, on Jun 17, 2015 at 2:36 pm | 2 comments | 3019 Views

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San Jose woman arrested on kidnapping charges

A 33-year-old San Jose woman was arrested last week in Mountain View after she allegedly got into someone's car and demanded...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2015
Last comment by Sparty, on Jun 26, 2015 at 7:00 pm | 2 comments | 2647 Views

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Should we try a new approach to housing affordability?

Mountain View and neighboring cities are having a housing crisis. People are being forced out of the area because they can...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2015
Last comment by DoNoHarm, on Jul 14, 2015 at 9:34 am | 2 comments | 974 Views

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Flooded with red tape

A torrential downpour is a welcome sight in the midst of drought, as long as it does not result in your living room resembling...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2015
Last comment by elie, on Jul 22, 2015 at 6:38 pm | 2 comments | 1829 Views

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A gym for Silicon Valley's heavy hitters

Silicon Valley may feel like the fighting ring for the tech titans, but a new franchise is hitting on the belief that old-fashioned...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2015
Last comment by Mark Noac, on Jul 22, 2015 at 3:44 pm | 2 comments | 4003 Views

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Spare the Air alert issued Monday for Bay Area

A Spare the Air Smog Alert has been issued for Monday due to unhealthy levels of smog and smoke in the air, and residents...

Original post made on Aug. 16, 2015
Last comment by Observer, on Aug 17, 2015 at 9:41 am | 2 comments | 1522 Views

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Editorial: Timing's right to exercise political might

Momentum is growing among cities in the northern part of Santa Clara County, including Mountain View, to seize an opportunity...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2015
Last comment by Editor, on Aug 24, 2015 at 2:03 pm | 2 comments | 1828 Views

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Why $15 by 18 is a bad and misguided idea

In anticipation of the Sept 2, 2015 community meeting regarding minimum wage, I feel compelled to provide input regarding...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Aug. 27, 2015
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Aug 28, 2015 at 9:29 am | 2 comments | 565 Views

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In city's new wage law, a modest proposal

The regional wave toward a higher minimum wage this week swept through Palo Alto, where city officials set aside their differences...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2015
Last comment by USA, on Aug 31, 2015 at 10:44 pm | 2 comments | 2230 Views

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Pentagon to invest $75 million in local tech industry

In a bid to fortify United States security and manufacturing, the Pentagon and a consortium of partners are making a $171...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2015
Last comment by longtime resident, on Sep 1, 2015 at 11:27 am | 2 comments | 9724 Views

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A windfall in hospital safety

It's tough for nurses to predict when a hospital patient is going to try to climb out of bed and risk tumbling to the ground,...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2015
Last comment by MtView Neighbor, on Sep 15, 2015 at 2:11 pm | 2 comments | 3472 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>'Human heritage' neglect is totally unacceptable Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2015/09/18/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2015
Last comment by You want to see stinky?, on Sep 23, 2015 at 1:09 am | 2 comments | 673 Views

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Foothill Expressway blocked by fallen tree

A fallen tree was removed after blocking a major thoroughfare in Los Altos for about an hour this morning, police said. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2015
Last comment by Well..., on Oct 7, 2015 at 2:34 pm | 2 comments | 2088 Views

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CSA gets a boost from local grants

The number of people in need of free food remains stubbornly high in the Bay Area, despite the booming economy. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2015
Last comment by Middle school mom, on Oct 13, 2015 at 3:05 pm | 2 comments | 1798 Views

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Small quake shakes Bay Area

A preliminary 3.1 magnitude earthquake centered about a mile from San Ramon shook the Bay Area this afternoon, according...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2015
Last comment by Curt, on Oct 19, 2015 at 4:06 pm | 2 comments | 1720 Views

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Letters to the Editor

<B>Speed humps on residential streets Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2015/10/23/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Oct. 25, 2015
Last comment by @ speed bumps, on Oct 25, 2015 at 8:06 pm | 2 comments | 583 Views

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30th anniversary for local PONY baseball league

Los Altos-Mountain View PONY baseball is stepping up to the plate for its 30th year. The local youth baseball league opened...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2015
Last comment by Al Answers, on Nov 3, 2015 at 9:09 am | 2 comments | 1627 Views

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City looks for new transit to avoid crowded roads

Whether it might be a monorail, magnetic pod cars or even gondolas, Mountain View leaders say there needs to be a better...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by PA Resident, on Nov 6, 2015 at 12:11 pm | 2 comments | 596 Views

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Water district fends off fraud allegations

The Santa Clara Valley Water District has been in deep water in recent months, following allegations of fraudulent charges...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2015
Last comment by Corruption in action, on Nov 8, 2015 at 11:05 am | 2 comments | 2623 Views

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RotaCare serves vital role for neediest

For the past three years, the small nonprofit clinic tucked away in a basement on El Camino Hospital's campus has been a...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2015
Last comment by fcservices, on Dec 9, 2015 at 3:54 pm | 2 comments | 1772 Views
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