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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 Bob, 1 hour ago | 35 comments | 2206 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board supports limits on open enrollment

The Mountain View Whisman School District is drafting a team of parents and faculty members to take on some of the biggest...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2017
Last comment by CP resident, 1 hour ago | 16 comments | 1560 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council approves huge, 583-unit complex

At the Sept. 27 meeting, the Mountain View City Council unanimously gave the green light for one of the city's largest apartment...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Mark Shawn, 3 hours ago | 76 comments | 13581 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, 10 hours ago | 36 comments | 3495 Views

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 old news, 11 hours ago | 4 comments | 765 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, 12 hours ago | 4 comments | 5275 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Blockbuster housing bills headed for passage

Last week marked the end of California's legislative session, and lawmakers approved some landmark housing bills that are...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , 15 hours ago | 7 comments | 1098 Views

ELECTIONS

Measure A passes with a slim victory

Santa Clara County officials announced Monday that Measure A, the $950 million affordable housing bond designed to help house...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2016
Last comment by Jose F. Medeiros, 19 hours ago | 6 comments | 3162 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 Steven Nelson, 21 hours ago | 14 comments | 2682 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Animal clinic facing new complaints

Mountain View's Alta View Animal Hospital is facing mounting complaints from disgruntled clients who blame the clinic for...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2017
Last comment by Linda Curtis, 22 hours ago | 23 comments | 8958 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, 23 hours ago | 16 comments | 5050 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 mvresident2003, on Sep 25, 2017 at 9:05 am | 32 comments | 7684 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 | 717 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 | 5383 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 | 1396 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. 2654 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
There are no comments yet. 1387 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 | 4358 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 | 630 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1105 Views
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