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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Community forum to explore new LASD school sites

A group of Los Altos School District residents are hosting a public forum on Wednesday, Sept. 27, to look at new school designs...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2017
Last comment by Los Altan, on Sep 27, 2017 at 2:55 pm | 5 comments | 1577 Views

MOVIES

Ice cream 101

Five local ice cream shop owners and chefs shared their wisdom about how to achieve that perfectly creamy, mouthwatering...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
Last comment by Darin, on Sep 27, 2017 at 2:34 pm | 2 comments | 1545 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New county report finds widespread youth homelessness

A stark new report publicized on Tuesday has found that homelessness among teenagers and young adults could be much more...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2017
Last comment by Common sense, on Sep 27, 2017 at 12:04 pm | 10 comments | 2030 Views

AROUND TOWN

East Palo Alto roads stand out in new data

East Palo Alto made the most road improvements compared to other Bay Area cities last year, according to data released Monday...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2017
Last comment by Bruce England, on Sep 26, 2017 at 3:01 pm | 1 comment | 1006 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council mulls new transit system

Plans for a new transit system to link Mountain View's North Bayshore to downtown received a fresh look by city officials...

Original post made on May. 26, 2017
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Sep 26, 2017 at 1:45 pm | 16 comments | 2960 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council backs plan for pot shops in Mountain View

Calling it a sensible approach to a drug that's legal and widely accepted in the Bay Area, Mountain View City Council members...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2017
Last comment by PeaceLove, on Sep 25, 2017 at 10:22 pm | 36 comments | 4191 Views

AROUND TOWN

House cleaner arrested on burglary charges

Police arrested a house cleaner last week after she allegedly burglarized multiple homes, including at least one in Mountain...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2017
Last comment by MyOpinion, on Sep 25, 2017 at 9:04 pm | 4 comments | 5436 Views

AROUND TOWN

Moffett Gateway wins council approval

A hotel and office development at a crucial highway juncture received a unanimous round of approvals from the Mountain View...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2016
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Sep 25, 2017 at 9:36 am | 16 comments | 5210 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain fares, parking fees going up in October

Caltrain fares and parking rates are going up starting next month. Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/news/2017/09/24/caltrain-fares-parking-fees-going-up-in-octob...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2017
Last comment by PA Resident, on Sep 24, 2017 at 3:40 pm | 1 comment | 1467 Views

AROUND TOWN

South Bay prepares to start clean-energy alternative

South Bay cities in the coming weeks will be flipping the on switch for a new clean-energy alternative that is being presented...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2017
Last comment by ResidentSince1982, on Sep 24, 2017 at 1:17 pm | 17 comments | 5591 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Motorcyclist injured in Central Expressway crash

A motorcyclist was taken to the hospital with major injuries Friday morning after he collided with a four-door sedan on westbound...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
Last comment by David B. Karpf, MD, on Sep 23, 2017 at 6:46 pm | 1 comment | 1754 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Ennui onstage

There's a whole lot of ennui and disappointment for the characters in Anton Chekhov's dramedy "Uncle Vanya," which Mountain...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2733 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Survey: Less homework, less stress for MVLA students

Thousands of teens at Mountain View and Los Altos high schools say they have benefited from a new homework policy aimed at...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2017
Last comment by Palo Alto Parent, on Sep 22, 2017 at 9:49 am | 14 comments | 4692 Views

AROUND TOWN

Graham parents complain about daily traffic jam

Back in 2012, a trio of students hit by vehicles near Graham Middle School spurred parents and school officials to push the...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2017
Last comment by StopMtnView, on Sep 21, 2017 at 9:45 pm | 15 comments | 727 Views

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Local teens pitch in for Hurricane Harvey relief

Most of the floodwater has receded from Houston after Hurricane Harvey made landfall late last month, dumping close to 50...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2017
Last comment by Impressive, on Sep 21, 2017 at 6:25 pm | 2 comments | 1432 Views

OTHER ISSUES

School board wary of big parcel tax increase

The Mountain View Whisman School District has had a pretty good track record at the ballot box in recent years, blowing by...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2017
Last comment by Anita B., on Sep 21, 2017 at 1:52 pm | 4 comments | 1598 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Supervisor to discuss his time in 'Trump's America'

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian will discuss the observations he made and perspectives he gained in his visits...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2017
Last comment by @Randy, on Sep 21, 2017 at 12:10 pm | 29 comments | 1964 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Teen organizes wellness conference

A Los Altos High School senior is organizing a free wellness conference this month to bring together teenagers to discuss...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2017
Last comment by Nadia, on Sep 20, 2017 at 12:37 pm | 2 comments | 2722 Views

AROUND TOWN

More than hot air: Leaf blowers present health risks

Blasting air at up to 185 mph, leaf blowers can whip up hazardous particles and contaminants from the ground at speeds greater...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2015
Last comment by A. Noid, on Sep 20, 2017 at 10:47 am | 34 comments | 8991 Views

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Woman arrested for alleged attack on concert security

A San Jose woman was arrested Saturday after she allegedly punched a security officer during the Florida Georgia Line concert...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2017
Last comment by Be Sensible, on Sep 20, 2017 at 9:17 am | 7 comments | 2130 Views
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