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El Camino considers governance shake-up

In a bid to stay one step ahead in the competitive health care market, elected officials and top staff at El Camino Hospital...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2017
Last comment by SRB, on May 9, 2017 at 8:31 am | 5 comments | 1630 Views

RESTAURANTS

A kitchen for Hope's Corner

For over five years, a church in downtown Mountain View has been dishing out free meals to hundreds of residents who would...

Original post made on May. 9, 2017
Last comment by Bob, on May 9, 2017 at 8:15 am | 1 comment | 226 Views

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County Supes ban sugary drinks in fast-food kids meals

Sugar-sweetened beverages will no longer be included in kids' meals at Santa Clara County restaurants following an ordinance...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2017
Last comment by @Hmm, on May 8, 2017 at 9:26 pm | 20 comments | 1914 Views

ELECTIONS

Could city tenants get a rent refund?

Starting next month, rents on thousands of Mountain View apartments are expected to roll back to 2015 rates as part of the...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by SAMA, on May 8, 2017 at 5:34 pm | 23 comments | 2995 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area home sales jump in March, prices near record high

The number of Bay Area homes sold in March hit a five-year high, with the region's media sales price creeping up towards...

Original post made on May. 3, 2017
Last comment by It'll happen., on May 8, 2017 at 2:46 pm | 5 comments | 1672 Views

AROUND TOWN

LinkedIn pitches plan for East Whisman campus

This week, LinkedIn representatives presented new plans for a new East Whisman office campus totaling almost 1.1 million...

Original post made on May. 4, 2017
Last comment by Chuck, on May 7, 2017 at 6:01 pm | 4 comments | 3723 Views

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Voters approve Measure B

With a comfortable margin, voters in the Mountain View Whisman School District approved the Measure B parcel tax measure...

Original post made on May. 3, 2017
Last comment by Gary, on May 7, 2017 at 1:48 pm | 46 comments | 3237 Views

ELECTIONS

Measure B voting deadline on Tuesday

Residents in the Mountain View Whisman School District have until 8 p.m. on Tuesday, May 2, to turn in ballots for the Measure...

Original post made on May. 1, 2017
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 6, 2017 at 9:43 am | 15 comments | 1962 Views

AROUND TOWN

A cop on the campus beat

For Mountain View school resource officer Bobby Taylor, being hip is part of the job. Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/news/2017/05/05/a-cop-on-the-campus-beat...

Original post made on May. 5, 2017
Last comment by Maher, on May 5, 2017 at 3:38 pm | 1 comment | 1767 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A busy year for El Camino Hospital

El Camino Hospital spent a lot of time in the spotlight this year, presenting big plans to expand both in and out of Mountain...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2017
Last comment by Priva Tization, on May 5, 2017 at 11:44 am | 3 comments | 3820 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fresh & Easy space to reopen as new Safeway

A shuttered Monte Loma neighborhood supermarket formerly occupied by a Fresh & Easy grocery chain will be reopened as Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2016
Last comment by Darin, on May 5, 2017 at 10:09 am | 41 comments | 11738 Views

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Outrage over Trump brings crowds to Mountain View march

Hundreds of people took to the streets of Mountain View on Monday evening to denounce a federal crackdown on undocumented...

Original post made on May. 2, 2017
Last comment by Constitutional Conservative, on May 4, 2017 at 8:13 pm | 10 comments | 3787 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New Year's Eve countdown

Here's a non-exhaustive roundup of local events on New Year's Eve, from a Beatles tribute concert to a five-course meal. Read...

Original post made on May. 4, 2017
There are no comments yet. 789 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Federal cuts could slash housing programs

Mountain View City Council members agreed Tuesday night on a plan to spend over $700,000 in federal money to support low-income...

Original post made on May. 4, 2017
Last comment by spend Shoreline diversions, on May 4, 2017 at 9:51 am | 1 comment | 1395 Views

RESTAURANTS

Proposed redevelopment could replace Tied House, Chez TJ

Owners of two venerable downtown-Mountain-View hospitality businesses would partner in a proposed new building project under...

Original post made by Max Hauser on May. 2, 2017
Last comment by Juan, on May 3, 2017 at 3:13 pm | 2 comments | 219 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Police arrest man accused of exposing himself to children

Los Altos police said Monday that a Portola Valley man was arrested last week on suspicion of exposing himself to two children...

Original post made on May. 2, 2017
Last comment by parent, on May 3, 2017 at 9:17 am | 2 comments | 1663 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Los Altos police seek indecent exposure suspect

Police are looking for a man who allegedly exposed himself Friday to a person riding a bike in Los Altos a few blocks from...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2017
Last comment by Good job, on May 2, 2017 at 11:11 pm | 7 comments | 1825 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Season's first Spare the Air alert on Wednesday

The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued the first Spare the Air Alert of the summer season for Wednesday...

Original post made on May. 2, 2017
Last comment by parent, on May 2, 2017 at 6:59 pm | 1 comment | 797 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City forfeits $1 million in Airbnb taxes

Airbnb and other short-term rental companies have become a fixture of Mountain View. Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2017/04/14/city-forfeits-1-mil...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2017
Last comment by mvresident2003, on May 2, 2017 at 11:32 am | 24 comments | 775 Views

ELECTIONS

Governor signs $52.4 billion gas tax into law

Gov. Jerry Brown Friday signed into law a $52.4 billion, 10-year gas tax and new annual vehicle fee intended to pay for fixing...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2017
Last comment by I know people at hooli, on May 1, 2017 at 9:26 pm | 6 comments | 1560 Views
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