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Police target RVs on Crisanto Avenue

Crisanto Avenue, home to the city's largest makeshift encampment of people living out of their cars, was a tense scene on...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2017
Last comment by William Hitchens, 17 minutes ago | 21 comments | 4668 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 Friendly Neighbor, 1 hour ago | 12 comments | 3965 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 MyOpinion, 1 hour ago | 1 comment | 250 Views

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City prepares ambitious affordable-housing package

Mountain View's City Council signaled support for a new aggressive campaign to promote housing growth that would require...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2017
Last comment by Nonsense, 1 hour ago | 2 comments | 439 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 @Grumpy old Patriot , 1 hour ago | 21 comments | 2219 Views

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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, 3 hours ago | 29 comments | 1675 Views

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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 | 994 Views

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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 | 8747 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 | 1519 Views

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City OKs study on innovative transit line

After kicking the tires for a few years, Mountain View city leaders are now laying down money for what some might call a...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2017
Last comment by Mountain New, on Sep 20, 2017 at 5:59 am | 52 comments | 8754 Views

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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 | 1143 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 | 4673 Views

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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 | 1063 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 | 4485 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 1454 Views

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Parents call for Friday night lights

When it comes to football at Mountain View and Los Altos high schools, light is always in short supply. Read the full...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2017
Last comment by Gary, on Sep 17, 2017 at 9:32 am | 36 comments | 2310 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 3250 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 | 1251 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 2476 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 | 4524 Views
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