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Express lanes will extend into North County starting next year

Plans for a broad network of toll lanes on major highways in Santa Clara County will take a big step forward next month,...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2018
Last comment by Resident, 2 minutes ago | 9 comments | 144 Views

AROUND TOWN

City Council approves razing Rock Street apartments

For some, it was a painful loss of affordable housing; for others, it was an example of the collateral damage caused by rent...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2018
Last comment by Grumpy Minority, 28 minutes ago | 80 comments | 3575 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Internet outage stretches into Day 2

Much of Mountain View remains is facing the second day of a citywide internet outage affecting Comcast customers. The outage,...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2018
Last comment by Unhappy Xfinity Customer, 4 hours ago | 41 comments | 16558 Views

ELECTIONS

Sutter, Palo Alto Medical Foundation accused of false Medicare claims

The U.S. Attorney's Office has joined a lawsuit alleging a violation of the federal False Claims Act by Sutter Health and...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2018
Last comment by Sutter Patient, 5 hours ago | 8 comments | 1409 Views

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Council agrees on new San Antonio school

Mountain View City Council members agreed early Wednesday morning on a plan to help the Los Altos School District build a...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2018
Last comment by Jeremy Hoffman, 8 hours ago | 25 comments | 3318 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis should hit pause on Mountain View plan

If you bring up Bullis Charter School in Mountain View or Los Altos, you're likely to hear a range of reactions. Read the...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2018
Last comment by Fred Coates, 10 hours ago | 2 comments | 145 Views

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Google pitches sweeping plans for North Bayshore

After years of planning, Google officials unveiled their first formal proposals to transform the North Bayshore area around...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2018
Last comment by Uhoh, 20 hours ago | 6 comments | 3192 Views

RESTAURANTS

Man found dead in car outside McDonald's

A man in his 20s was found dead in a vehicle parked outside a McDonald's on Friday morning, according to Mountain View police. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2018
Last comment by Killer food, 21 hours ago | 2 comments | 1992 Views

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Waymo to hold public meeting on driverless cars

Waymo officials are hosting a community forum in Mountain View on Thursday, Dec. 13, to gather public input on plans to test...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2018
Last comment by Darin, on Dec 14, 2018 at 5:16 pm | 18 comments | 3309 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents urge school board to deny or delay new charter school

Anxiety and fears dominated the Mountain View Whisman School District board meeting Thursday night, as a sharply divided...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2018
Last comment by Comment, on Dec 14, 2018 at 2:41 pm | 64 comments | 5497 Views

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Day Worker Center faces new challenge every day

To get a glimpse of tenacity in action, just take a look inside the Mountain View Day Worker Center. Read the full story...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2018
Last comment by Liability Waiting, on Dec 13, 2018 at 2:21 pm | 8 comments | 2564 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Editorial: Donate to the Voice Holiday Fund

The holidays are a special time of year for many, marked by cherished family traditions and time spent with loved ones. It's...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2018
Last comment by SVCF donors contribution?, on Dec 12, 2018 at 3:46 pm | 1 comment | 646 Views

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Two fatalities, but fewer bike crashes in latest traffic update

An elderly Mountain View man died of his injuries following a collision in Mountain View three months ago, according to the...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2018
Last comment by Law, on Dec 12, 2018 at 11:41 am | 4 comments | 3536 Views

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Measure to curb rent control headed for 2020 ballot

A voter measure to nullify most provisions of Mountain View's rent control program is headed for the 2020 ballot. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2018
Last comment by Death to the Sneaky Repeal!, on Dec 11, 2018 at 4:39 pm | 22 comments | 3866 Views

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Parents rally against Mountain View charter school

An open letter signed by a broad coalition of Mountain View Whisman School District parents is calling on Bullis Charter...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2018
Last comment by Diane L Andrews, on Dec 11, 2018 at 1:19 pm | 45 comments | 6988 Views

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City grapples with turnover of top staffers

A changing of the guard is playing out at City Hall as several of Mountain View's top government employees have left their...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2018
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Dec 11, 2018 at 11:05 am | 2 comments | 2809 Views

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Council greenlights 716 apartments, teacher housing

Mountain View City Council members gave a warm reception to a massive 716-unit apartment proposal Tuesday night, following...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2018
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Dec 11, 2018 at 8:52 am | 30 comments | 9872 Views

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San Antonio school will serve neighborhood

Los Altos School District board members cautiously endorsed a plan to build a San Antonio school serving children in the...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2018
Last comment by President Vladimir, on Dec 10, 2018 at 6:11 pm | 20 comments | 3724 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Crittenden faces spate of bike thefts

Several bikes were stolen from the Crittenden Middle School campus last month, despite multiple safeguards to avoid further...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2018
Last comment by Greg David, on Dec 10, 2018 at 12:35 pm | 5 comments | 2369 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New LinkedIn headquarters approved by city

Last week, LinkedIn presented plans to build a showpiece headquarters in the city's East Whisman neighborhood. The proposed...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2018
Last comment by Engineer, on Dec 9, 2018 at 8:44 am | 13 comments | 5490 Views
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