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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 Steven Nelson, 4 minutes ago | 1 comment | 144 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, 26 minutes ago | 14 comments | 2646 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 Doug's blog?, 47 minutes ago | 5 comments | 1004 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 Jeeze Juan, 1 hour ago | 35 comments | 3289 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, 1 hour ago | 23 comments | 8569 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, 2 hours ago | 16 comments | 5022 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, 2 hours ago | 32 comments | 6684 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, 20 hours ago | 1 comment | 405 Views

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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 The Business Man , 21 hours ago | 32 comments | 2083 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, 22 hours ago | 17 comments | 5371 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 | 1266 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. 2647 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. 1379 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 | 4295 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 | 617 Views

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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 | 1070 Views

OTHER ISSUES

School board wary of big parcel tax increase

The Mountain View Whisman School District has had a pretty good track record at the ballot box in recent years, blowing by...

Original post made on Jan. 30, 2017
Last comment by Anita B., on Sep 21, 2017 at 1:52 pm | 4 comments | 1487 Views

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Supervisor to discuss his time in 'Trump's America'

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian will discuss the observations he made and perspectives he gained in his visits...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2017
Last comment by @Randy, on Sep 21, 2017 at 12:10 pm | 29 comments | 1786 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Teen organizes wellness conference

A Los Altos High School senior is organizing a free wellness conference this month to bring together teenagers to discuss...

Original post made on Sep. 19, 2017
Last comment by Nadia, on Sep 20, 2017 at 12:37 pm | 2 comments | 1586 Views

AROUND TOWN

More than hot air: Leaf blowers present health risks

Blasting air at up to 185 mph, leaf blowers can whip up hazardous particles and contaminants from the ground at speeds greater...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2015
Last comment by A. Noid, on Sep 20, 2017 at 10:47 am | 34 comments | 8808 Views
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Truckee cafe to expand to Menlo Park
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