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OTHER ISSUES

Letters to the editor

<B>Royal Viking redevelopment Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2018/12/07/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2018
Last comment by @Randy G., on Dec 8, 2018 at 10:18 pm | 34 comments | 590 Views

AROUND TOWN

Study approved to fix Rengstorff train crossing

Widely regarded as one of Mountain View's most hazardous traffic spots, the Caltrain crossing at Rengstorff Avenue is inching...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2018
Last comment by fedup, on Dec 8, 2018 at 9:01 pm | 12 comments | 4064 Views

RESTAURANTS

Cho's Mandarin Dim Sum closing after 39 years

Fans of Cho's unassuming potstickers and pork buns panicked in 2014, when the owners of the longtime Palo Alto Chinese restaurant...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2018
Last comment by Jane G, on Dec 8, 2018 at 10:28 am | 2 comments | 259 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents rally against plans for 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. 7, 2018
Last comment by @ Interested Observer, on Dec 7, 2018 at 8:30 pm | 6 comments | 269 Views

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Plan to delay minimum-wage hike defeated

A plan to hit the pause button on Mountain View's minimum wage increase was swiftly shot down at the Tuesday, Dec. 4, City...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2018
Last comment by LOL, on Dec 7, 2018 at 6:35 pm | 11 comments | 3715 Views

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At long last, a winner in City Council race

In the final vote results announced Wednesday night, Alison Hicks won the undecided City Council seat with a narrow but significant...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2018
Last comment by Polomom, on Dec 7, 2018 at 8:50 am | 10 comments | 3751 Views

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Man arrested after assaulting female postal worker

A 69-year-old Mountain View man was arrested Saturday after he allegedly assaulted a mail carrier, choking her and knocking...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2018
Last comment by Was it..., on Dec 7, 2018 at 5:06 am | 10 comments | 3635 Views

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Weekend car burglary spree outside Century 16

Mountain View police detectives are investigating a smash-and-grab spree outside of the Century Cinema 16 movie theaters...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2018
Last comment by LoLo, on Dec 7, 2018 at 5:02 am | 23 comments | 7466 Views

OTHER ISSUES

FPPC launches investigation into councilman's potential conflict

A string of City Council decisions to facilitate a $100 million deal for a new public school site could be thrown into limbo...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2018
Last comment by SRB, on Dec 6, 2018 at 11:49 pm | 19 comments | 3669 Views

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City could slow down minimum wage increases

Three years ago, Mountain View was in the vanguard of Silicon Valley cities boosting their minimum wage to balance out the...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2018
Last comment by YIMBY, on Dec 6, 2018 at 4:43 pm | 26 comments | 2647 Views

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Crime brief: bicyclist hurt in hit-and-run

Mountain View police arrested a driver over the weekend after reports that he struck a homeless man riding a bicycle on Shoreline...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2018
Last comment by schu, on Dec 6, 2018 at 3:11 pm | 2 comments | 1923 Views

ELECTIONS

Showalter holds lead, but council race still in limbo

Two weeks after the Nov. 6 election, the battle for one of the seats on the Mountain View City Council is still too close...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2018
Last comment by Common sense, on Dec 6, 2018 at 10:10 am | 9 comments | 2764 Views

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Rash of vehicle thefts near Mountain View High School

Sixteen thefts on Friday stemmed from unlocked vehicles in the areas of Mountain View and Los Altos, police reported Monday. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2018
Last comment by Cog, on Dec 6, 2018 at 10:04 am | 7 comments | 3260 Views

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City slowly searches for a safe-parking spot

Creating safe parking lots around Mountain View has been the favored option to address the growing number of people living...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2018
Last comment by mv_resident, on Dec 5, 2018 at 8:27 pm | 49 comments | 5710 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Monta Loma military kids can stay together

Families of military service members will be able to send their children to Monta Loma Elementary next year, despite a recent...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2018
Last comment by @ST parent , on Dec 5, 2018 at 7:54 pm | 10 comments | 2352 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mental health crisis text message hotline approved by Santa Clara County

Santa Clara County residents struggling with mental health crises can now use a text message-based hotline to access help....

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2018
Last comment by Trudy Palmer, on Dec 5, 2018 at 6:34 pm | 1 comment | 1018 Views

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Facebook's international drama has its day in county court

A years-old lawsuit in San Mateo County has made international headlines in recent days after a the founder of a company...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2018
Last comment by William Hitchens, on Dec 5, 2018 at 5:06 pm | 1 comment | 1071 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Atherton tops most expensive real estate list

For the second year in a row, Atherton topped the list for most expensive residential real estate in the country, according...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2018
Last comment by SG, on Dec 4, 2018 at 11:35 pm | 12 comments | 5554 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County: Tents, tarps, sleeping bags needed for homeless this winter

Homeless services in the South Bay are in need of reinforcements and donations as stormy weather begins affecting the Bay...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2018
Last comment by and then, on Dec 4, 2018 at 1:38 pm | 5 comments | 1006 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County first in state to have AEDs at every public school

Santa Clara County has become the first in the state to equip each of its public schools with automated external defibrillators...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2018
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Dec 4, 2018 at 11:11 am | 2 comments | 1219 Views
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