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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Far fewer girls enrolled in advanced math

Mountain View Whisman School District officials are taking a closer look at what could be causing fewer girls to sign up...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2017
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 1, 2017 at 8:37 am | 20 comments | 2469 Views

AROUND TOWN

RBA's farewell show anything but blue

Ed Cirimele played at the pre-show jam session before the final concert on held by the Redwood Bluegrass Association on April...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2017
Last comment by LovedRBA, on Apr 30, 2017 at 3:25 pm | 7 comments | 1665 Views

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Liquor store altercation leads to arrest

Police arrested a transient man over the weekend after he allegedly tried to leave a liquor store without paying and punched...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2017
Last comment by Joe, on Apr 30, 2017 at 10:29 am | 1 comment | 1359 Views

ELECTIONS

Letters to the editor

<B>Seven reasons to support Measure B Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2017/04/28/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2017
Last comment by Postmark ballot by May 2, on Apr 30, 2017 at 9:22 am | 3 comments | 292 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Los Altos pair ID'd as freeway crash victims

Two people who died in a crash on Interstate Highway 280 in Menlo Park on Wednesday afternoon have been identified by the...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2017
Last comment by Violet, on Apr 30, 2017 at 12:56 am | 4 comments | 5878 Views

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Decision time for city's future goals

On a mission to choose the city's big goals for the next two years, the Mountain City Council last week took a messy priority...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2017
Last comment by Transportation, on Apr 28, 2017 at 3:26 pm | 1 comment | 1281 Views

ELECTIONS

Concern rises over restrictions for grade separations

As the Valley Transportation Authority prepares to dole out the first portion of the $6 billion Measure B funds, Midpeninsula...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2017
Last comment by Wright, on Apr 28, 2017 at 11:06 am | 5 comments | 2112 Views

ELECTIONS

Council balks at bulky Avalon Bay project

In a study session at the April 18 meeting, the City Council reviewed plans to squeeze nearly 350 new apartments into a site...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2017
Last comment by Scooter, on Apr 28, 2017 at 9:02 am | 17 comments | 2691 Views

ELECTIONS

Hard choices await City Council in goal-setting session

In one of their most consequential meetings of 2017, elected leaders next week will lay out their grand strategy for Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2017
Last comment by resident, on Apr 28, 2017 at 8:37 am | 10 comments | 2127 Views

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Man arrested after scuffle with security robot

A Mountain View resident was arrested last week after he had allegedly knocked over a 300-pound security robot stationed...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2017
Last comment by Marc Roddin, on Apr 27, 2017 at 4:53 pm | 10 comments | 4531 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Two nonprofits assisting students from lower-income families announce merger

Peninsula Bridge, a Palo Alto-based nonprofit, announced April 26 that the organization will merge with Building Futures...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2017
Last comment by former non-profit director, on Apr 27, 2017 at 8:52 am | 1 comment | 1200 Views

ELECTIONS

Judge issues preliminary injunction blocking sanctuary executive order

A federal judge issued a preliminary injunction in a pair of lawsuits filed by the city of San Francisco and Santa Clara...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2017
Last comment by Otto_Maddox, on Apr 26, 2017 at 4:40 pm | 6 comments | 1535 Views

OTHER ISSUES

SF, Peninsula officials urge feds to OK Caltrain funds

San Francisco and Peninsula elected officials on Monday called on the Trump administration to approve federal funding for...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2017
Last comment by Steve Ly, on Apr 26, 2017 at 12:08 pm | 3 comments | 1241 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Last-minute change to rental committee

After months of evaluating candidates, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday formally appointed members to its Rental...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by John, on Apr 26, 2017 at 8:07 am | 3 comments | 2161 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Review: 'Gravity'

Life is one hell of a ride, as George Clooney's character puts it. So is "Gravity." -P.C. Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/news/2013/10/04/review-gravity...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2017
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google's new dome-home wins city approval

After nearly 10 years of planning, Google's vision to create a premier headquarters in Mountain View's North Bayshore will...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2017
Last comment by Chadwick, on Apr 26, 2017 at 12:20 am | 15 comments | 16406 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Facts on hot-button Bay Area issues added to MTC website

Factual information about hot-button Bay Area topics such as housing affordability, poverty rates and life expectancy is...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2017
Last comment by OldMV, on Apr 25, 2017 at 4:15 pm | 1 comment | 1157 Views

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School district to offer low-cost preschool

Calling it a blessing for Mountain View families, Mountain View Whisman School District board members gave resounding praise...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2017
Last comment by Been there, on Apr 25, 2017 at 4:03 pm | 8 comments | 3529 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo goes after Trump on tax-return secrecy

President Donald Trump's tax returns and his refusal to release them was topic No. 1 for Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Menlo Park, who...

Original post made on Apr. 25, 2017
Last comment by Trollbots, Anyone?, on Apr 25, 2017 at 4:03 pm | 5 comments | 2165 Views

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Filling the housing market's hole

Mountain View's roll-out of new housing has a gaping hole. New residential development is essentially nonexistent for moderate-income...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2017
Last comment by RMV, on Apr 25, 2017 at 3:55 pm | 92 comments | 4421 Views
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