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Editorial: A positive step toward transparency

Members of the Mountain View Whisman school district board did the right thing last week in scheduling a public discussion...

Original post made on Jul. 9, 2015
Last comment by the_punnisher, on Jul 17, 2015 at 1:57 am | 24 comments | 2659 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New role for former city manager

There's a new group of government officials making decisions in Mountain View, and it has a very long name: the Downtown...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2012
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Apr 12, 2012 at 4:49 pm | 4 comments | 2658 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Plaintiff gets no money in Zuckerberg alleged fraud case

A real estate fraud case alleged against Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has settled out of court, his attorney said. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 17, 2016
Last comment by @mallarca, on Mar 17, 2016 at 4:08 pm | 2 comments | 2658 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rally at City Hall to support gay teens

A recent rally held at City Hall Friday aimed to assure local gay teens that they should not feel like outcasts. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2010
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Oct 18, 2010 at 8:54 pm | 3 comments | 2658 Views

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Six injured after car crashes into downtown Palo Alto cafe

One person was critically injured and five suffered less serious injuries Thursday afternoon after a vehicle crashed into...

Original post made on Jul. 31, 2014
Last comment by Sandy, on Jul 31, 2014 at 5:16 pm | 4 comments | 2658 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area gas prices continue to climb

As California's average gas prices become the nation's highest, Bay Area motorists will be paying an average of 48 cents...

Original post made on Mar. 10, 2011
Last comment by Kristine, on May 2, 2011 at 9:42 am | 4 comments | 2657 Views

AROUND TOWN

Imposter posing as CSMA fundraiser

The Community School of Music and Arts is warning locals to be aware that an imposter, falsely identifying himself (or herself)...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2012
Last comment by Donna, on Jan 23, 2013 at 5:38 pm | 3 comments | 2657 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Bond: $200 M with no Citizens Facility Committee?

The MVWSD is tearing ahead with plans for a $200 Million school expansion and improvement bond - led by Trustee Fiona...

Original post made by Steven Nelson on Jan. 23, 2012
Last comment by Observer, on Jan 24, 2012 at 10:29 am | 1 comment | 2656 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD hosts broad outreach sessions

The Los Altos School District is seeking broad public input for how to handle growing enrollment with $150 million in bond...

Original post made on May. 15, 2015
Last comment by Psul, on May 15, 2015 at 5:56 am | 1 comment | 2656 Views

AROUND TOWN

Parcel tax to aid community college district

Officials of the Foothill-De Anza Community College District say Measure E, a parcel tax on the November ballot, will provide...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2010
Last comment by KD, on Oct 17, 2010 at 9:23 pm | 1 comment | 2656 Views

RESTAURANTS

NEW SMOKING BAN A HUGE "SUCCESS"!!!

As those of you who read The Voice regularly already know, I was fiercely opposed to the ban before it went into effect,...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Jun. 7, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2656 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area has most "mega commuters" in nation

Bay Area residents are more than four times more likely to be "mega commuters," according to a new report by the U.S. Census...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2013
Last comment by kristine, on Mar 7, 2013 at 3:43 pm | 5 comments | 2655 Views

AROUND TOWN

End of an era: Duggan stepping down

Few things put as big a smile on City Manager Kevin Duggan's face as his story of meeting the founders of Google. When Larry...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2011
Last comment by Observer, on Apr 24, 2011 at 8:43 am | 1 comment | 2655 Views

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VTA board OK new sales tax measure

The Valley Transportation Authority board of directors gave the green light on Thursday evening to put a long-planned sales-tax...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2016
Last comment by Common sense, on Jun 8, 2016 at 2:59 pm | 19 comments | 2655 Views

AROUND TOWN

A good year for trails

Two major highways will no longer stand in the way of cyclists and pedestrians on two popular Mountain View trails once a...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2010
Last comment by Ed, on Sep 19, 2011 at 4:07 pm | 6 comments | 2654 Views

AROUND TOWN

Truck swerves off highway near Moffett

No one was injured this morning, Jan 8, after the driver of truck heading southbound on Highway 101 lost control of his vehicle,...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2013
There are no comments yet. 2654 Views

AROUND TOWN

Chamber CEO announces plans to leave

Chamber President and CEO Oscar Garcia has announced that he will depart the business group later this year. Read the full...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2015
Last comment by Kal Sandhu, on Mar 31, 2015 at 8:01 pm | 3 comments | 2654 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Grim school-funding outlook will get grimmer

Grim and grimmer: That's the outlook for California public school funding at least until 2012, state Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2009
Last comment by Old Ben, on Jun 16, 2009 at 11:48 am | 3 comments | 2653 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Whooping cough epidemic hits California

State and local health officials are calling the recent rise in cases of whooping cough an epidemic, and encouraging people...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2010
Last comment by Really?, on Jun 30, 2010 at 5:22 pm | 3 comments | 2653 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rail CEO: Peninsula design not 'predetermined'

The California High-Speed Rail Authority has sent out a letter to Peninsula communities seeking to quash fears that the plans...

Original post made on Aug. 30, 2010
Last comment by Andrew B, on Sep 1, 2010 at 5:36 pm | 17 comments | 2653 Views
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Tava Kitchen shutters in Palo Alto
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