mv-voice.com https://www.mv-voice.com If it is local and useful, it is on mv-voice.com. en-us Copyright 2019 mv-voice.com Mountain View Online https://mv-voice.com/art/top_logo.png https://www.mv-voice.com/news/rss.php <![CDATA[A noteworthy passion]]> Last month, employees from some of the largest local tech companies gathered at the Fox Theatre in Redwood City. But they weren't there to hear a keynote speech for the unveiling of a new AI product. They were there to sing a cappella.]]> <![CDATA[Council approves natural gas ban, electric car requirements]]> Despite some last-minute reservations, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday unanimously gave final approval to a broad set of new building codes that ban the use of natural gas in all types of new home construction.]]> <![CDATA[VP Mike Pence tours NASA Ames, talks space exploration and mass shootings]]> Vice President Mike Pence touted big plans for an American-led lunar landing by 2024 during a Thursday appearance at the NASA Ames Research Center where he lauded the ingenuity of local engineers and researchers behind the effort.
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<![CDATA[Burglary suspects try to evade arrest, crash car outside Mountain View police department]]> Three men suspected of burglarizing cars in Mountain View tried to evade arrest in a Mercedes on Wednesday night, but ended up crashing into a parking sign right outside the back entrance of the Mountain View Police Department.]]> <![CDATA[Police chief picked as Mountain View's interim city manager]]> The City Council selected Police Chief Max Bosel to take over as interim city manager when Dan Rich retires next month.]]> <![CDATA[Simitian, Valley Health Plan team up for affordable health care information sessions this Saturday]]> To ensure more people are covered with health insurance, three information sessions are scheduled this Saturday in Palo Alto, Mountain View and Los Altos about low-cost insurance options. ]]> <![CDATA[Rent control reform measure heads to voters in March]]> The Mountain View City Council on Tuesday night approved final language for a ballot measure changing the city's rent control law to allow bigger rent increases and exclude mobile home parks. It will go before voters in March.]]> <![CDATA[Tim Bond named TheatreWorks Silicon Valley's next artistic leader]]> Tim Bond has been appointed the next artistic director of TheatreWorks Silicon Valley, the organization announced Tuesday. ]]> <![CDATA[County supervisors ban e-cigarette sales, calling on cities like Mountain View to do more to curb teen vaping]]> The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors sought to make a strong statement about the teen vaping epidemic, voting to prohibit the sale of e-cigarettes in unincorporated areas. A new report says Mountain View needs to do more.]]> <![CDATA[Facing public pressure, Stanford decides to install plaque with Chanel Miller's words]]> Almost two years after rejecting a quote proposed by Chanel Miller for a plaque at a memorial garden where she was sexually assaulted by Brock Turner, Stanford University has reversed its position and decided to use her chosen words.]]> <![CDATA[Mountain View doctor and community activist Mike Fischetti dies at 76]]> Dr. Mike Fischetti, an oncologist, impassioned health care advocate and community activist, died Oct. 29 due to health complications. He was 76.
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<![CDATA[Inside Stanford's bid to expand -- and how it came undone]]> The largest project in Santa Clara County's history got the axe just before noon on Nov. 1, a casualty of fundamental disagreements between county and Stanford University leaders and accusations of "lack of good faith."]]> <![CDATA[Three-car collision leaves six students, three adults with minor injuries]]> Six students from the private Girls' Middle School and three adults were injured in a three-car collision at a major intersection in Palo Alto during the Tuesday morning commute, police and a school spokeswoman said.
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<![CDATA[Teens arrested in Los Altos carjacking]]> Two boys, ages 16 and 15, were arrested Tuesday in connection with a carjacking last Monday in a condominium parking garage in which the owner of the car was assaulted and injured, Los Altos police said.
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