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AROUND TOWN

Seriously, Picnic Tables-That's the help for restaurants?

Airports are always Open Interstate Highways are always Open Intrastate Highways are always Open Beaches are Open Farmers...

Original post made by twoshort on Jun. 25, 2020
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jun 25, 2020 at 6:52 pm | 3 comments | 685 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letter to the editor: Police department doesn't need more weapons

In a letter to the editor, Mountain View resident JaneAnne Arnone writes about her opposition to the Mountain View Police...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2020
Last comment by Vijay Gupta, on Jun 25, 2020 at 10:45 am | 19 comments | 4509 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local construction, once brimming with activity, grinds to a halt

Up until recently, the Bay Area's construction market was red-hot with activity. Now it's at almost a complete standstill. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2020
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jun 24, 2020 at 9:53 pm | 8 comments | 6893 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View council expected to close Castro Street this summer to make room for outdoor dining

The Mountain View City Council on Tuesday is expected to vote to close off several blocks of Castro Street to traffic through...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2020
Last comment by Kevin Fogarty, on Jun 24, 2020 at 11:47 am | 20 comments | 17346 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Elective surgeries ramp up at Stanford Health Care after few workers found with COVID-19

Stanford Health Care is rapidly resuming elective surgeries, diagnostic tests and other procedures, with more than 800 scheduled...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2020
Last comment by Obstetrician Sydney, on Jun 23, 2020 at 11:01 pm | 1 comment | 1896 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Santa Clara County votes to adopt new reforms for Sheriff's Office

The Board of Supervisors voted unanimously on Tuesday to adopt a proposal requiring the Sheriff's Office to implement several...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2020
Last comment by 404, on Jun 23, 2020 at 9:49 pm | 1 comment | 3630 Views

AROUND TOWN

Guest opinion: Mountain View policing needs to change

In a guest opinion, Leslie and Ana Zeiger, Mountain View residents and members of the Mountain View Coalition for Police...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2020
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jun 23, 2020 at 6:26 pm | 33 comments | 8582 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis Charter School receives $2M in federal COVID-19 relief for small businesses

Bullis Charter School has been awarded $2 million in forgivable loans through a federal relief program meant to help struggling...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2020
Last comment by ResidentSince1982, on Jun 23, 2020 at 4:54 pm | 37 comments | 8395 Views

ELECTIONS

Town Hall on race and policing to be held Thursday

In the wake of protests over George Floyd's killing and calls for change to eliminate racism and police brutality, the Weekly...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2020
Last comment by Ok, on Jun 23, 2020 at 3:45 pm | 4 comments | 3135 Views

ELECTIONS

Supreme Court blocks Trump administration's termination of DACA

The Supreme Court on Thursday blocked President Donald Trump's administration from ending the Deferred Action for Childhood...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2020
Last comment by Joe Johnston, on Jun 22, 2020 at 9:56 pm | 5 comments | 3483 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Guest opinion: Credit/no credit grading system is about reality, not charity

David Campbell, president of the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District Teachers Association, and past president Michelle...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2020
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jun 22, 2020 at 6:57 pm | 3 comments | 4591 Views

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Bay Area religious services slowly return under tight COVID-19 rules

Churches, synagogues and mosques throughout Santa Clara County are taking small steps to return to normal this month, with...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2020
Last comment by John Wolfram, on Jun 22, 2020 at 12:34 am | 3 comments | 5186 Views

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Community gathers to learn, reflect at Mountain View Juneteenth celebration

The afternoon of June 19, beneath a shade canopy erected at Mountain View's Pioneer Park, about 30 people gathered to celebrate...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2020
Last comment by thanks Justice Vanguard!, on Jun 21, 2020 at 8:19 pm | 1 comment | 3709 Views

AROUND TOWN

Local farmers market rancher dies at 64

Gary Marchi, a longtime Pescadero rancher who sold beef at farmers markets throughout the Bay Area, died this month in a...

Original post made on May. 28, 2020
Last comment by John & Melissa Patton, on Jun 21, 2020 at 1:51 pm | 5 comments | 8734 Views

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In the wake of protests, Mountain View residents demand police reform

A coalition of Mountain View residents are demanding that the city take action to reform the Mountain View Police Department,...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2020
Last comment by @Cleave, on Jun 21, 2020 at 12:34 pm | 40 comments | 9921 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Students to hold Juneteenth celebration in downtown Mountain View today

A coalition of current and former Mountain View-Los Altos High School District students is holding an event celebrating Juneteenth...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2020
Last comment by A Time For Change, on Jun 21, 2020 at 10:28 am | 8 comments | 6337 Views

AROUND TOWN

Plexiglas shields and temperature screenings. Workspace changes won't look too radical, but they may feel invasive.

Now more than ever before, employers must think in granular detail about how workers interact within the workplace and how...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2020
Last comment by Business?, on Jun 19, 2020 at 4:35 pm | 2 comments | 4349 Views

OTHER ISSUES

How 12 million pounds of food get distributed during a pandemic

Since the coronavirus hit the Bay Area, ushering in a shutdown that's ravaging local businesses and spiking unemployment,...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2020
Last comment by smorr, on Jun 19, 2020 at 3:41 pm | 1 comment | 4176 Views

AROUND TOWN

Black Lives Matter rally targets Amazon, Facebook in calls for racial justice

A rally against the killing of black people by police echoed through East Palo Alto and Menlo Park on Friday during a rally...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2020
Last comment by Ok, on Jun 18, 2020 at 4:08 pm | 24 comments | 3603 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New principal announced for Mountain View High School

Starting July 1, Mountain View High School will have a new principal: Michael Jimenez. Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/news/2020/06/16/new-principal-announced-for...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2020
Last comment by Matt, on Jun 17, 2020 at 7:57 am | 2 comments | 5479 Views
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