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Internet outage stretches into Day 2

Much of Mountain View remains is facing the second day of a citywide internet outage affecting Comcast customers. The outage,...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2018
Last comment by Unhappy Xfinity Customer, 4 hours ago | 41 comments | 16549 Views


Express lanes will extend into North County starting next year

Plans for a broad network of toll lanes on major highways in Santa Clara County will take a big step forward next month,...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2018
Last comment by Robyn, 11 hours ago | 8 comments | 143 Views


Editorial: Donate to the Voice Holiday Fund

The holidays are a special time of year for many, marked by cherished family traditions and time spent with loved ones. It's...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2018
Last comment by SVCF donors contribution?, on Dec 12, 2018 at 3:46 pm | 1 comment | 644 Views


New LinkedIn headquarters approved by city

Last week, LinkedIn presented plans to build a showpiece headquarters in the city's East Whisman neighborhood. The proposed...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2018
Last comment by Engineer, on Dec 9, 2018 at 8:44 am | 13 comments | 5484 Views


Letters to the editor

<B>Royal Viking redevelopment Read the full story here

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


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


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


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 | 5552 Views


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 | 1005 Views


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 | 1216 Views


City approves downtown hotel, offices

A pair of downtown parking lots will be rebuilt into a high-end hotel and office complex as a result of a City Council decision...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2018
Last comment by Since you asked, on Dec 3, 2018 at 10:08 am | 36 comments | 4872 Views


DNA leads to arrest in 1973 Palo Alto cold case

A man accused of killing a 21-year-old Stanford University graduate in the early 1970s was arrested on Tuesday, Santa Clara...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2018
Last comment by Maher, on Nov 21, 2018 at 7:05 pm | 1 comment | 3149 Views


New mothers get help through MOMS

El Camino Hospital's Maternal Outreach Mood Services program, an intensive outpatient program for new and expecting mothers,...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2018
Last comment by Lucky to have this program, on Nov 21, 2018 at 2:26 pm | 1 comment | 2066 Views


Conditions in local hills are ripe for wildfire

The Bay Area, including the Midpeninsula, at great risk for a large fire similar to the Camp Fire in Butte County, a California...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2018
Last comment by James Thurber, on Nov 20, 2018 at 7:01 am | 1 comment | 4404 Views


First major storm of season expected this week

Confidence has increased that a storm front set to arrive late Tuesday or early Wednesday will bring much-needed relief to...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2018
Last comment by Anthodyd, on Nov 19, 2018 at 2:55 pm | 1 comment | 1699 Views


Landmark North Bayshore housing project wins approval

In a crucial proof of concept for the city, the first major housing project in North Bayshore received approval at the City...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2018
Last comment by kay dubya, on Nov 17, 2018 at 6:46 pm | 6 comments | 2950 Views


Ways to help victims of the Camp Fire

Several Midpeninsula organizations are collecting goods and organizing volunteers to help those affected by the still out-of-control...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2018
Last comment by Sarah, on Nov 16, 2018 at 8:03 pm | 3 comments | 2342 Views


VTA offers free rides Friday

The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority is offering free rides today on all bus and light rail service due to the...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2018
Last comment by William Hitchens, on Nov 16, 2018 at 5:37 pm | 3 comments | 1608 Views


Lingering smoke forces school closures

Much of the Bay Area remained under a haze of smoke Thursday, with unhealthy air conditions that prompted Foothill College...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2018
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Nov 15, 2018 at 10:15 pm | 3 comments | 5583 Views


Tensions grow between LASD and Bullis Charter

Los Altos School District board members on Monday night accused Bullis Charter School of not being forthcoming with its enrollment...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2018
Last comment by A concerned LA property owner, on Nov 8, 2018 at 3:37 pm | 66 comments | 6537 Views
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Babka bakery to open Thursday in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 10 comments | 6,378 views

Which Cocktail Has the Least Calories?
By Laura Stec | 15 comments | 1,986 views

UCSB's CCS program
By John Raftrey and Lori McCormick | 1 comment | 1,074 views

Ten Tips for Teens and Young Adults to Survive a Dysfunctional Family
By Chandrama Anderson | 0 comments | 860 views