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[Police grapple with huge rise in auto burglaries]]> Last year, the city of Mountain View reported the highest number of thefts from vehicles in at least a decade. This year is on pace to be much worse.]]> <![CDATA[Caltrain proposes fare increases starting in 2020]]> People can weigh in on potential Caltrain fare changes at a series of public meetings the agency will hold this month.]]> <![CDATA[Lead paint companies owe $305M under settlement reached with Santa Clara County, nine other counties, cities]]> Ten California cities and counties led by Santa Clara County on Wednesday announced a $305 million settlement with three paint companies to clean up lead paint hazards to children in older housing.]]> <![CDATA[Tech festival plugs Mountain View innovation]]> Now in its fifth year, the annual Technology Showcase returned to Mountain View Tuesday with a panoply of gizmos and gadgetry from the city's tech firms, both big and small, new and old. ]]> <![CDATA[El Camino Hospital nurses vote to authorize a strike]]> El Camino Hospital's nurses union voted Tuesday to authorize a strike after negotiations with hospital leaders on a three-year contract broke down earlier this year.
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<![CDATA[Letters to the editor: RV dwellers, Google's $1B pledge, superintendent pay]]> The June 28 edition of letters to the editor includes letters on RV dwellers, Google's $1 billion pledge for housing growth, the MVWSD superindent's pay and Caltrain's proposed new bike car layout.]]> <![CDATA[VTA searches for new transit tech]]> After abandoning plans for a new light rail line on Highway 85, the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority is hunting for new transit ideas for the northern parts of the county.
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<![CDATA[Smooth sailing ahead for high school district budget]]> The Mountain View-Los Altos High School District is projecting a long and prosperous financial future, approving a rosy budget that's on track to double the reserve fund in three years while keeping up with rising costs.]]> <![CDATA[Guest opinion: The housing 'crisis']]> In a guest opinion in the July 5 edition, Mountain View resident Robert Pollak calls on creative solutions to address the need for more housing in the Bay Area.]]> <![CDATA[Despite threats, no major weekend immigration raids reported]]> No raids by Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) were reported in the Bay Area over the weekend, despite the threat of heightened enforcement aimed at deporting thousands.]]> <![CDATA[Hundreds attend downtown Mountain View vigil protesting border detention camps, immigration policy]]> Over 300 people gathered at the corner of El Camino Real and Castro Street Friday night in a vigil protesting the incarceration and detention of asylum-seekers at the United States’ southern border.
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<![CDATA[Tech Showcase returns Tuesday]]> Tech companies both big and small will be putting their latest gadgets on display for all to see at Mountain View's annual Technology Showcase on Tuesday.]]> <![CDATA[MayView clinic awarded $1.7M to help needy patients]]> MayView Community Health Center is getting a big infusion of cash this year to serve a growing number of low-income and uninsured patients in need of affordable health care services despite a robust local economy.]]> <![CDATA[Homelessness surges in Mountain View]]> In a sign of bad things getting worse, hundreds more newly homeless individuals are living in Mountain View and other Santa Clara County cities.]]> <![CDATA[Mountain View vigil Friday to protest immigration camps]]> Residents of Mountain View and other Bay Area cities on Friday are planning to take part in Lights for Liberty vigils, as part of worldwide protests against detention camps at the U.S.-Mexico border.
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