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El Camino Hospital unveils price calculator

El Camino Hospital has launched an online price estimator tool aimed at improving quality and cost transparency for its patients,...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2017
Last comment by Better than before, on Sep 18, 2017 at 8:12 pm | 3 comments | 1635 Views

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Vigil planned in wake of DACA repeal

Bay Area politicians and immigrant advocacy groups sharply condemned a decision by President Donald Trump's administration...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2017
Last comment by Randy Guelph, on Sep 18, 2017 at 7:48 pm | 69 comments | 5035 Views

AROUND TOWN

Autumn-like weather expected this week

Before summer officially becomes fall on Friday, autumn-like weather will make its way this week to the San Francisco and...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2017
Last comment by Maher, on Sep 18, 2017 at 3:26 pm | 3 comments | 1390 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers get another big raise

Teachers in the Mountain View Whisman School District scored a hefty salary increase for the fourth year in a row Thursday...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by Joel Lachter, on Sep 17, 2017 at 10:58 pm | 13 comments | 4778 Views

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Mountain View adopts ACLU 'Freedom City' policies

Hoping to assuage lingering fears in the immigrant community, the Mountain View City Council took a new step to reassure...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2017
Last comment by LOL, on Sep 17, 2017 at 1:15 pm | 14 comments | 1713 Views

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Fix on the way for crumbling creek trail

With only a month left before the start of the rainy season, the Santa Clara Valley Water District is moving fast on emergency...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2017
Last comment by @Resident, on Sep 17, 2017 at 6:43 am | 11 comments | 3656 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District Attorney, Palo Alto Weekly to host juvenile justice town hall

The ==I Voice's== sister paper, the Palo Alto Weekly, is co-sponsoring a free discussion on how juvenile crimes are handled...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2017
Last comment by Interested Observer , on Sep 14, 2017 at 11:42 pm | 3 comments | 1559 Views

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Committee shifts gears, backs earlier start date to rent control

For an issue that has dominated several meetings and spawned several lawsuits, a final resolution came rather swiftly on...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Sep 14, 2017 at 2:12 pm | 26 comments | 2756 Views

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Council balks at proposed bike rules

Mountain View City Council members roundly criticized a package of changes to city laws Tuesday night that would have imposed...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2017
Last comment by Gary, on Sep 13, 2017 at 10:42 pm | 35 comments | 4859 Views

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Supervisor proposes new civilian oversight body for Sheriff's Office

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian is calling for a new civilian oversight body to keep an eye on county law enforcement...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2017
Last comment by choose_a_name, on Sep 13, 2017 at 6:20 pm | 3 comments | 1308 Views

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Guest opinion: Rent control law's intent is being undermined

You may be one of the majority of Mountain View citizens who voted in November in favor of the Community Stabilization and...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Sep 13, 2017 at 9:40 am | 47 comments | 2513 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bay Area hit with 1,200 lightning strikes

Bay Area residents could experience today similar weather conditions to those that rolled through on Monday evening, with...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2017
Last comment by Sad!, on Sep 12, 2017 at 5:07 pm | 3 comments | 1881 Views

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Burglary suspect arrested

Police arrested a Mountain View resident earlier this week after he allegedly broke into an apartment through a window in...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2017
Last comment by Me, on Sep 12, 2017 at 3:47 pm | 6 comments | 1457 Views

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Rental committee sets system for super-cheap housing

Mountain View's Rental Housing Committee on Monday approved a program for landlords to adjust rents on severely underpriced...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Sep 12, 2017 at 12:51 pm | 29 comments | 4556 Views

ELECTIONS

Editorial: Hatred and bigotry not welcome here

As the volume of racist, anti-Semitic and violence-inciting rhetoric has risen around the country over the past months, local...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2017
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Sep 11, 2017 at 2:30 pm | 32 comments | 974 Views

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Council balks at proposed bike rules

Mountain View City Council members roundly criticized a package of changes to city laws Tuesday night that would have imposed...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2017
Last comment by Dear Prudence, on Sep 11, 2017 at 6:38 am | 6 comments | 428 Views

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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. 4, 2017
Last comment by Todd, on Sep 10, 2017 at 10:09 pm | 23 comments | 2567 Views

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Long road ahead in fight against Lyme disease

Mountain View resident Debbie Nelson has been hitting the trails at Rancho San Antonio every week, taking on the steep inclines...

Original post made on Aug. 11, 2017
Last comment by Common sense, on Sep 9, 2017 at 9:45 am | 13 comments | 4238 Views

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NASA unveils plans to add 1,930-home neighborhood

Officials with the NASA Ames Research Center announced plans on Thursday afternoon for building a massive new housing campus...

Original post made on Aug. 31, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Sep 8, 2017 at 1:50 pm | 51 comments | 5765 Views

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TCE discovery halts Fairchild Drive housing project

A project to build a 26 row-houses at 277 Fairchild Drive is being delayed by officials with the U.S. Environmental Protection...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Sep 8, 2017 at 1:49 pm | 31 comments | 3499 Views
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