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Santa Clara County supervisors to fund $500K Planned Parenthood lost to abortion gag rule

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors agreed Tuesday to backfill funding Planned Parenthood lost due the Trump administration's...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2019
Last comment by David B. Karpf, MD, on Sep 26, 2019 at 10:42 pm | 5 comments | 4238 Views

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City unveils wishful vision for North Bayshore gateway site

The city of Mountain View is drafting plans for a vibrant, dense hub for the "gateway" into North Bayshore, designed to attract...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2019
Last comment by That MV Guy, on Nov 10, 2019 at 5:05 pm | 5 comments | 5420 Views

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New tree, same spirit at Mountain View's holiday celebration

A cheerful crowd assembled at the Mountain View Community Tree Lighting Celebration Monday night. The old cedar tree that...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2019
Last comment by officesetup11, on Feb 20, 2020 at 4:11 am | 5 comments | 5809 Views

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Two men arrested for alleged vehicle burglaries in Mountain View, neighboring cities

Following a citywide search, Mountain View police arrested two Richmond men on Thursday after getting multiple reports that...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2020
Last comment by Old Mtn Vjew, on Jan 3, 2020 at 3:22 pm | 5 comments | 5881 Views

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More math hasn't fixed the achievement gap at Mountain View, Los Altos high schools

Six years ago, Los Altos High School staff was convinced they had the silver bullet for preparing students for college. But...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2020
Last comment by Richard Woolley, on Jan 23, 2020 at 10:04 pm | 5 comments | 10066 Views

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Beating the odds

With retail stores on the ropes across the country, why is Mountain View's hobby emporium Game Kastle doing so well? Owner...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2020
Last comment by Alex Basche , on Jan 19, 2020 at 9:07 pm | 5 comments | 9301 Views

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Letters to the editor: Rent control, census

Letters to the editor in the Feb. 7 edition of the Voice on the Mountain View City Council rent control initiative Measure...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2020
Last comment by Jake, on Feb 11, 2020 at 1:04 am | 5 comments | 6404 Views

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Police: Man arrested in Mountain View after dragging woman from her home

Police arrested a man who allegedly burst into a San Antonio neighborhood home Monday night and tried to drag a woman by...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2020
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Feb 18, 2020 at 3:29 pm | 5 comments | 6070 Views

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NTSB: Tesla's Autopilot steered Model X into highway median, causing fatal Mountain View crash

A 38-year-old father died from a high-speed crash because his Tesla Model X's Autopilot driving system steered the car into...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2020
Last comment by Rossta, on Feb 27, 2020 at 1:38 pm | 5 comments | 8464 Views

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Fear, anxiety and Champagne: How the Midpeninsula is preparing (or not) for coronavirus

Palo Alto and Mountain View residents appear to be facing their concerns over coronavirus by shopping, emptying the shelves...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2020
Last comment by Humble observer, on Mar 4, 2020 at 10:39 am | 5 comments | 6994 Views

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'Plan for the worst but hope for the best' - How one local hospital is gearing up for the 'surge'

As the coronavirus wreaks havoc across Santa Clara County, how is Mountain View's local hospital preparing to handle an escalating...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2020
Last comment by Benefit of the Doubt, on Mar 31, 2020 at 9:46 am | 5 comments | 9809 Views

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Voice wins 14 California Journalism Awards

The Mountain View Voice took home 14 awards among all California weekly newspapers in its circulation category in the California...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2020
Last comment by Jeff Foxworthy, on Apr 6, 2020 at 5:50 am | 5 comments | 6065 Views

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Mayors urge for more COVID-19 testing sites in Santa Clara County

Mayors from every city in Santa Clara County co-signed a letter to county leaders this week offering their assistance in...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2020
Last comment by ronewolf, on Apr 30, 2020 at 5:02 pm | 5 comments | 5271 Views

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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 | 11262 Views

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'The first big exhale in awhile.' After months of takeout, restaurants reopen for outdoor dining

On the first days Santa Clara and San Mateo counties allowed restaurants to reopen for outdoor dining over the weekend, many...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2020
Last comment by Jeremy Hoffman, on Jun 10, 2020 at 7:48 pm | 5 comments | 14639 Views

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For county, 1,000-strong group of workers and volunteers will be key to keeping a lid on coronavirus

Santa Clara County is calling for the public to help ramp up its COVID-19 contact-tracing program, which needs an estimated...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2020
Last comment by Also Unemployed, on Jun 15, 2020 at 10:46 am | 5 comments | 6443 Views

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Commissioner resigns after council declines to consider opening Foothills Park to non-residents

A member of the Palo Alto Parks and Recreation Commission who led the effort to open Foothills Park to non-residents announced...

Original post made on Jun. 26, 2020
Last comment by MV Resident 2, on Jul 2, 2020 at 6:25 pm | 5 comments | 5961 Views

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Santa Clara County supervisors face staggering budget shortfall

Santa Clara County supervisors started the daunting task of addressing an anticipated budget deficit of between $200 million...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2020
Last comment by Steven Goldstein, on Aug 25, 2020 at 5:52 pm | 5 comments | 5763 Views

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Mountain View awarded $12.4M to build homeless housing by the end of the year

Mountain View's ambitious plan to build transitional housing for homeless seniors and families is moving forward, after state...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2020
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 29, 2020 at 9:36 am | 5 comments | 14145 Views

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Proposed office project in Mountain View's San Antonio center met with criticism

A proposed seven-story office building on the site of the former Milk Pail Market in Mountain View could soon cap off a yearslong...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2020
Last comment by Jeremy Hoffman, on Dec 6, 2020 at 7:47 am | 5 comments | 8727 Views
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