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OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo: Government shutdown an 'embarrassment'

The federal government went into shutdown mode Saturday at midnight after the U.S. Senate failed to get the needed 60 votes...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2018
Last comment by Too Late, 8 minutes ago | 1 comment | 481 Views

AROUND TOWN

Victim identified in Caltrain incident

The first person fatally struck by a Caltrain in 2018 on Wednesday night has been identified as Mountain View resident Diane...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2018
Last comment by Cedric de La Beaujardiere, 8 minutes ago | 2 comments | 525 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Supervisor Simitian proposes teacher housing in Palo Alto

To help teachers cope with the increasingly high cost of living in the Bay Area, Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2018
Last comment by Open your eyes MV, 3 hours ago | 3 comments | 715 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD school deal kicks off major office development

As part of a hard-fought effort to bring a new school to the San Antonio area, Mountain View City Council members reluctantly...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by John, 3 hours ago | 16 comments | 1638 Views

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Tens of thousands expected at Bay Area Women's Marches

Tens of thousands of people are expected to turn out Saturday in cities across the Bay Area -- and at Stanford University...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2018
Last comment by Gary, 4 hours ago | 4 comments | 719 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Civil servants brace for federal shutdown

As the nation teeters on the edge of a government shutdown, the Bay Area's federal agencies are preparing to close down indefinitely....

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2018
Last comment by resident, 4 hours ago | 12 comments | 2010 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council won't insist on new neighborhood school

Despite concerns about traffic and a desire to bring a local neighborhood school to families living in the San Antonio area,...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2018
Last comment by San Antonio Resident, 15 hours ago | 36 comments | 3429 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Low rents a bad bargain for cancer-stricken landlord

For years, a Plymouth Street apartment complex has offered the best apartment rates that Mountain View renters could hope...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2018
Last comment by Take the Money and Run, on Jan 21, 2018 at 9:41 am | 25 comments | 6509 Views

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Apple, Google buses damaged on I-280

Five charter buses carrying tech workers had windows damaged Tuesday while driving on Interstate Highway 280, according to...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2018
Last comment by Barb J, on Jan 20, 2018 at 6:41 pm | 5 comments | 2100 Views

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City's partnership with Uber, Lyft stalls

Last year, Mountain View officials entered a deal to underwrite the costs of downtown Uber and Lyft rides in exchange for...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by Wesh, on Jan 20, 2018 at 5:23 am | 6 comments | 1930 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fatality on Caltrain tracks in Mountain View

A person was fatally struck along the Caltrain tracks in Mountain View Wednesday night. Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/news/2018/01/18/fatality-on-caltrain-t...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2018
Last comment by Mark, on Jan 19, 2018 at 10:52 pm | 8 comments | 2710 Views

OTHER ISSUES

LASD school deal kick-starts major office development

As part of a hard-fought effort to bring a new school to the San Antonio area, Mountain View City Council members reluctantly...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by Demand more and better, on Jan 19, 2018 at 8:26 am | 1 comment | 138 Views

ELECTIONS

New LASD campus should be a neighborhood school

Mountain View is served by two elementary school districts: Mountain View-Whisman School District and Los Altos School District,...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2018
Last comment by Anthony, on Jan 18, 2018 at 7:22 pm | 17 comments | 1030 Views

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Council allows pot deliveries to start Friday

As of Friday, marijuana deliveries will be legal in Mountain View, but it will still be several months before retail pot...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2018
Last comment by It's a Mad, Mad,Mad World, on Jan 18, 2018 at 3:40 pm | 9 comments | 3559 Views

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Coming soon

This promises to be an exciting year for the Midpeninsula food-and-drink scene. Read about some of the much-anticipated and...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2018
Last comment by @Eric, on Jan 18, 2018 at 1:54 pm | 3 comments | 1448 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to speak at Stanford

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is scheduled to discuss the future of Syria during an event at Stanford University...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2018
Last comment by psr, on Jan 18, 2018 at 8:47 am | 2 comments | 1089 Views

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Residents call for equity in high school upgrades

As Mountain View-Los Altos School District officials iron out the final details of a massive plan to upgrade school facilities,...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2018
Last comment by psr, on Jan 18, 2018 at 8:37 am | 5 comments | 2169 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Patients go nuts over new allergy therapy

Last week marked a major milestone for 8-year-old Amelia, who flew across the country to eat a handful of nuts that, just...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2018
Last comment by AJL, on Jan 18, 2018 at 1:11 am | 6 comments | 17287 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Worries swirl over future San Antonio school site

The Los Altos School District is planning to move forward on a complicated plan to buy land next to the San Antonio Shopping...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2018
Last comment by Gary, on Jan 17, 2018 at 8:39 pm | 25 comments | 3480 Views

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Power outage affects downtown

Roughly 900 PG&E customers are being affected by a power outage reported in downtown Mountain View Tuesday afternoon,...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2018
Last comment by Grumpy Old Guy, on Jan 17, 2018 at 2:20 pm | 1 comment | 1299 Views
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Burger chain Shake Shack to open in Palo Alto
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