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State Farm policyholders may get refunds

California consumers with homeowners' and renters' policies will receive $13.3 million in refunds from State Farm Insurance...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1883 Views


Mountain View sells water to East Palo Alto

The Mountain View City Council signed a $5 million deal Tuesday night to sell off water rights to East Palo Alto to help...

Original post made on May. 24, 2017
Last comment by Leemarie Michals , on Jun 4, 2017 at 4:01 pm | 28 comments | 4802 Views


Landlord doubles rent, forces gym out of downtown

It's like the dot-com bubble all over again. Read the full story here posted...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2012
Last comment by Garrett, on Jun 4, 2017 at 12:18 am | 2 comments | 3746 Views


Arts programs benefit STEM students, too

Advocates for STEM education are quick to cite their facts and figures about career choices and earnings, but they miss a...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2014
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 3, 2017 at 7:50 am | 3 comments | 2675 Views


New Facebook apps to spearhead emergency support

Three Facebook applications designed to help people get support from their friends and family in an emergency are winners...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2017
There are no comments yet. 5295 Views


Parents up in arms over digital math program

It sounds like a perfect fit for a school district based in the heart of Silicon Valley: a "smart" math curriculum -- administered...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2017
Last comment by Jack Shultz, on Jun 2, 2017 at 1:55 pm | 101 comments | 20206 Views


District abruptly drops digital math program

After an avalanche of parent opposition, the Mountain View Whisman School District announced Thursday that it will end its...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2017
Last comment by Peter Jonnnason, on Jun 2, 2017 at 1:47 pm | 47 comments | 7446 Views


Google has work to do on free WiFi

After hearing more and more complaints about the poor quality of its WiFi system in Mountain View, it appears that Google...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2013
Last comment by Tom, on Jun 2, 2017 at 4:00 am | 10 comments | 3728 Views


Woman assaults nanny, spits on tot's stroller

A 24-year-old Palo Alto woman was arrested last week on assault charges after she allegedly prompted two back-to-back confrontations...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2017
Last comment by covfefe, on Jun 1, 2017 at 6:13 pm | 7 comments | 3026 Views


Congress members join RAB battle

A surprise push by U.S. Navy officials to disband Moffett Field's lone environmental watchdog panel has generated plenty...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2017
Last comment by Greg Unangst, on Jun 1, 2017 at 5:42 pm | 4 comments | 1735 Views


Hangar One restoration to take until 2025

Google's pledge to restore and reskin Moffett Field's iconic Hangar One is going to take longer than originally anticipated....

Original post made on May. 24, 2017
Last comment by Ron, on Jun 1, 2017 at 3:24 pm | 10 comments | 3270 Views


Teacher home-buying fund gains traction

A local startup built on the idea that community members can rally together to help teachers buy homes is finally making...

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by Tough Crowd, on Jun 1, 2017 at 3:22 pm | 20 comments | 2549 Views


Google relaunches Bay View project

As Google embarks on its ambitious plans to create a signature headquarters, the company's building spree is now stretching...

Original post made on May. 20, 2017
Last comment by julianwang, on Jun 1, 2017 at 10:51 am | 3 comments | 8440 Views


A busy year for El Camino Hospital

El Camino Hospital spent a lot of time in the spotlight this year, presenting big plans to expand both in and out of Mountain...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2017
Last comment by Kathy Powers , on May 31, 2017 at 5:30 pm | 5 comments | 4546 Views


Many ideas, little consensus on housing crisis

Everyone seems to agree that the housing situation in the Bay Area has reached a crisis -- but what to do about it remains...

Original post made on May. 23, 2017
Last comment by YIMBY, on May 31, 2017 at 10:41 am | 38 comments | 3043 Views


Review: West Bay Opera's 'Salome' a daring success

West Bay Opera is ending its 61st season with guns blazing -- both literally and figuratively -- aiming, with great success,...

Original post made on May. 31, 2017
Last comment by Sondra Clark, composer, musicologist, on May 31, 2017 at 3:28 am | 1 comment | 3841 Views


Voice wins Online General Excellence at statewide journalism contest

The Mountain View Voice won the Online General Excellence award at the California Newspaper Publishers Association Better...

Original post made on May. 26, 2017
Last comment by A senior Veteran, on May 30, 2017 at 8:51 pm | 3 comments | 464 Views


A different kind of graduation

The end of the school year was still a week away, but hundreds of parents and students packed the Whisman Sports Center Wednesday...

Original post made on May. 30, 2017
Last comment by Observer, on May 30, 2017 at 6:21 pm | 4 comments | 2824 Views


More carpool and express lanes on U.S. Highway 101?

How to manage congestion on U.S. Highway 101 in San Mateo County and northern Santa Clara County is the focus of two public...

Original post made on May. 27, 2017
Last comment by Driver, on May 30, 2017 at 3:49 pm | 7 comments | 2251 Views


Kids dive into tech at Google's developer conference

Google staff were still working on the finishing touches of the sprawling I/O tech conference Monday morning, but some 150...

Original post made on May. 28, 2017
Last comment by tech retiree, on May 28, 2017 at 11:30 am | 2 comments | 2334 Views
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Top restaurants to check out

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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