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OTHER ISSUES

Growing city aims to expand park space

In an effort to expand Mountain View's parkland, the City Council on Wednesday approved a series of ordinance tweaks designed...

Original post made on Sep. 13, 2015
Last comment by Old Mountain View/ Brad , on Sep 15, 2015 at 1:11 pm | 7 comments | 3258 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New rules to level mathematical playing field

Amid growing pressure from state lawmakers, the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District is poised to adopt a new policy...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2015
Last comment by Trust kids, on Sep 15, 2015 at 12:27 pm | 5 comments | 4492 Views

AROUND TOWN

High-speed rail shifts focus back to the Bay Area

After gaining some momentum in the Central Valley, California's beleaguered high-speed rail project is now hoping for a fresh...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2015
Last comment by Martin, on Sep 15, 2015 at 8:23 am | 13 comments | 4199 Views

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A new approach to workplace health

Silicon Valley is known for its technological innovation, from new apps to driverless cars. But the area is also poised for...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2015
Last comment by @reader, on Sep 14, 2015 at 4:35 pm | 7 comments | 5295 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino Hospital wins award for mental health services

El Camino Hospital recently announced that it received the 2015 Outstanding Treatment Provider Award from the National Alliance...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2015
Last comment by Courtney, on Sep 14, 2015 at 11:19 am | 5 comments | 3340 Views

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Big crowd rallies City Council for housing crisis relief

On Tuesday evening, an estimated 300 people, including a huge turnout from the city's Latino community, rallied at City Hall...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2015
Last comment by maryhodder, on Sep 14, 2015 at 12:59 am | 45 comments | 8568 Views

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School district wants a second look at student enrollment

The Mountain View Whisman School District is now seeking a second opinion on whether public school enrollment is on the rise...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2015
Last comment by Deniece Smith, on Sep 13, 2015 at 9:08 am | 13 comments | 2323 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Letters to the editor

<B>Protect trees, but protect tenants too Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2015/09/11/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2015
Last comment by Gary, on Sep 12, 2015 at 9:24 pm | 1 comment | 1560 Views

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Chevys Fresh Mex in Mountain View -- closed?

I drove by there tonight and it was dark and empty with a big white sign on the door. Is it closed for renovations or did...

Original post made by Fajita on Sep. 5, 2015
Last comment by Take-Out, on Sep 12, 2015 at 5:21 pm | 15 comments | 3945 Views

ELECTIONS

School board weighs options on parcel tax renewal

School board members are looking ahead at next year's planned parcel tax renewal for the Mountain View Whisman School District,...

Original post made on Sep. 4, 2015
Last comment by Old Steve, on Sep 11, 2015 at 5:38 pm | 30 comments | 4751 Views

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Man robbed at gunpoint in Rex Manor neighborhood

Police are searching for two suspects who robbed a man on Farley street earlier this week, one of whom was carrying a handgun. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2015
Last comment by Sadneighbor, on Sep 11, 2015 at 3:27 pm | 1 comment | 3580 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Prestigious Jefferson Award for local tutor

"It's been the best teaching experience I ever had," Fran Theiss says from her home in Los Altos, on the border of Mountain...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2015
Last comment by Kristianne Bernard, on Sep 10, 2015 at 7:59 pm | 1 comment | 2270 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High-speed rail shifts focus back to the Bay Area

After gaining some momentum in the Central Valley, California's beleaguered high-speed rail project is now hoping for a fresh...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2015
Last comment by Martin, on Sep 10, 2015 at 6:24 pm | 1 comment | 1655 Views

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CSA honors 'hometown heroes'

As housing prices in Mountain View continue to rise, lack of affordable housing is an issue for many of the city's residents....

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2015
Last comment by Old Steve, on Sep 10, 2015 at 5:29 pm | 4 comments | 2742 Views

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Save the last dance

Later this month, a close-knit group will bid farewell to their "home away from home." The Cheryl Burke Dance Studio in Mountain...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2015
Last comment by Kathy H, on Sep 10, 2015 at 3:11 pm | 12 comments | 6976 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Palo Alto Medical Foundation CEO to retire

After more than five years as chief executive officer at the Palo Alto Medical Foundation (PAMF), Richard Slavin, M.D., announced...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2015
Last comment by George, on Sep 10, 2015 at 12:39 pm | 2 comments | 2876 Views

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Shoreline Amphitheatre

I saw some signs that Shoreline Amphitheatre will be hosting an event today from 7 am - 7 pm. The congestion is way worse...

Original post made by Casey on Sep. 10, 2015
There are no comments yet. 771 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

James Franco to teach high-school film class

People like to use the phrase, "Only in Palo Alto." It certainly will be thrown around with the news that actor and Palo...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2015
Last comment by Luv It!, on Sep 10, 2015 at 6:21 am | 5 comments | 2779 Views

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Council balks at controversial cat rules

With weeks of controversy over new cat license requirements now resolved, you might think that a new city animal control...

Original post made on Apr. 2, 2014
Last comment by Ratso Rizzo, on Sep 9, 2015 at 3:01 pm | 94 comments | 17175 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain begins improvements to prevent deaths by suicides

Caltrain began removing vegetation Tuesday along the rail corridor in Palo Alto as part of a suicide prevention program approved...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2015
Last comment by Here's another one James, on Sep 9, 2015 at 2:22 pm | 9 comments | 2565 Views
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The holidays are here!

From live music to a visit with Santa, here's a look at some local holiday activities to help you get into the spirit of the season.

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