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Peninsula economy labor growth stalled

A midyear analysis of Silicon Valley and San Francisco Peninsula economic trends shows unemployment at its lowest rate since...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2017
Last comment by Anke, on Jul 25, 2017 at 2:31 pm | 2 comments | 1550 Views

AROUND TOWN

What was Mountain View like in the '70s

I am new to the area and am curious what life was like in Mountain View in the 1970s, 1980s and even earlier. I would love...

Original post made by Newbie on Apr. 13, 2008
Last comment by Mary vipham(Davis), on Jul 25, 2017 at 2:12 pm | 227 comments | 75109 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents say big questions still remain over Teach to One

Parents in the Mountain View Whisman School District are still uneasy about the handling of a controversial digital math...

Original post made on Mar. 9, 2017
Last comment by @ Gary, on Jul 25, 2017 at 11:35 am | 65 comments | 5225 Views

ELECTIONS

Federal judge keeps injunction blocking Trump order on sanctuary cities in place

A federal judge in San Francisco Thursday denied a request by President Donald Trump's administration to lift an injunction...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2017
Last comment by Zekkular Bulgaris, on Jul 25, 2017 at 10:38 am | 5 comments | 1378 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man arrested in suspected concert drug sale

A 20-year-old man was arrested at the Audiotistic Festival at Shoreline Amphitheatre over the weekend after he was allegedly...

Original post made on Jul. 23, 2017
Last comment by Zekkular Bulgaris, on Jul 25, 2017 at 10:34 am | 2 comments | 1382 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hollywood actor John Heard found dead in Palo Alto

Hollywood actor John Heard, 71, best known as the dad from "Home Alone," died in a Palo Alto hotel room on Friday afternoon,...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2017
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 25, 2017 at 8:24 am | 5 comments | 3890 Views

OTHER ISSUES

San Antonio center near completion

It took nearly half a decade, but a massive new office campus at the San Antonio Shopping Center is almost complete. The...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2017
Last comment by Anke, on Jul 25, 2017 at 12:38 am | 58 comments | 8542 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Elected leaders celebrate start of Caltrain electrification project

Gov. Jerry Brown and other elected leaders were at the Millbrae Caltrain station Friday to celebrate the beginning of a project...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2017
Last comment by Ahem, on Jul 24, 2017 at 10:18 pm | 9 comments | 1847 Views

MOVIES

Our own bit of Cuba

Ernest Hemingway was an unsettled man, marrying four times and moving around the globe from Illinois to Spain, Venice, Paris,...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1635 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stevens Creek Trail Repair

Whatever happened to the repair to the Stevens Creek trail that was damaged by the winter storm earlier this year? The Santa...

Original post made by Sam Moore on Jul. 10, 2017
Last comment by Gary Kremen, on Jul 23, 2017 at 9:13 pm | 5 comments | 343 Views

ELECTIONS

Eshoo holds town hall meeting Saturday

Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, will be stopping by the 18th Congressional District to meet with constituents for a town hall...

Original post made on Jul. 21, 2017
Last comment by Impeach and remove Trump and Spence, on Jul 21, 2017 at 8:01 pm | 1 comment | 1094 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain posts new suicide-prevention signs

Suicide-prevention signs along the Caltrain tracks will be updated as part of a nation-wide study on whether they are effective....

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2010
Last comment by Super Dave, on Jul 21, 2017 at 12:51 pm | 4 comments | 2757 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rent committee punts on tough questions

In their most difficult meeting to date, members of the city's Rental Housing Committee were clearly overwhelmed as they...

Original post made on Jul. 12, 2017
Last comment by Ben Around, on Jul 21, 2017 at 12:35 pm | 42 comments | 4103 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tenant attorneys seek clarity on rent-control kickoff

Could Mountain View's landlords soon be on the hook to pay back a small fortune in overcharged rents? Read the full story...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2017
Last comment by george drysdale, on Jul 21, 2017 at 10:45 am | 2 comments | 2708 Views

MOVIES

Suspected mail thief arrested in MV

Police arrested a Santa Clara man last week after he was pulled over and allegedly found to be in possession of mail and...

Original post made on Jul. 20, 2017
Last comment by @anke, on Jul 21, 2017 at 7:26 am | 9 comments | 1976 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A graveyard of Google bikes

It's just one of the many perks of working at Google — employees can take their pick from about 1,000 brightly colored...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2017
Last comment by Bonnie Malouf, on Jul 19, 2017 at 6:42 pm | 1 comment | 758 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police seek armed robbers

Mountain View police are asking for the public's help in finding two men who robbed a business with a handgun and made off...

Original post made on Jul. 19, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2052 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Health care district board seeks new member

With a vacant seat on its board of directors since the end of last month, the El Camino Healthcare District is accepting...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1152 Views

ELECTIONS

New census shows Mountain View homeless population growing

Call it Exhibit A of Silicon Valley's worsening housing crisis – a new Santa Clara County homeless census has found a spike...

Original post made on Jun. 30, 2017
Last comment by Clarification, on Jul 18, 2017 at 3:45 pm | 37 comments | 4723 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Brouhaha continues over city's business licenses

Mountain View's ongoing dragnet targeting unlicensed businesses operating in the city may be creating more problems than...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2017
Last comment by a MV Resident, on Jul 18, 2017 at 3:44 pm | 18 comments | 5164 Views
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Mountain View Voice readers have officially decided. See which local restaurants and businesses can now claim the title — Best Of Mountain View 2017.

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