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AROUND TOWN

Council can't pass up tempting gatekeeper projects

In what has become a Mountain View holiday-season tradition, developers and property owners made a pilgrimage to City Hall...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by ivg, on Dec 11, 2016 at 6:00 pm | 12 comments | 7547 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Heritage Park celebrates grand opening

Set to open this weekend, Mountain View newest community park will give visitors a glimpse of the city's history as a farm...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2016
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Dec 11, 2016 at 8:06 am | 3 comments | 4306 Views

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Bad-tasting water due to Hetch Hetchy water reductions

Local cities' residents who have been complaining about nasty-tasting water coming from their taps can blame it on water...

Original post made on Dec. 6, 2016
Last comment by Bill Michel, on Dec 10, 2016 at 8:30 am | 11 comments | 5047 Views

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Student: Stanford offered settlement for sexual-assault case

A former Stanford University student whose 2014 sexual-assault case spurred campus protests and national media attention...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by @AllYouCanEat, on Dec 9, 2016 at 9:44 am | 2 comments | 2629 Views

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The ambassador of 'Arabology'

Tune into KZSU 90.1 (Stanford University's radio station) and you'll hear hip-hop, electronica, folk songs, indie pop, rock...

Original post made on Dec. 9, 2016
Last comment by Ramzi Salti, on Dec 9, 2016 at 12:24 am | 1 comment | 2222 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Worries over dwindling burrowing owl population

One among many inhabitants struggling to cope in a changing landscape, Mountain View's fragile burrowing owl population appears...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2016
Last comment by Xa, on Dec 8, 2016 at 10:35 pm | 10 comments | 5409 Views

AROUND TOWN

Signs of the season

Snow, elves, carolers and candy canes -- it must be December in downtown Mountain View. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/2016/12/07/signs-of-the-season...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2016
Last comment by @Happy Holidays, on Dec 8, 2016 at 12:35 pm | 9 comments | 1905 Views

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MayView clinic picks up where RotaCare left off

It's been seven months since El Camino Hospital closed the doors on Mountain View's RotaCare clinic, but patients in need...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Dec 8, 2016 at 11:24 am | 1 comment | 3423 Views

ELECTIONS

Ramirez, Cox tapped for planning commission seats

Lucas Ramirez, who was edged out of a City Council seat in the November election, was selected as the likely pick for an...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2016
Last comment by David, on Dec 8, 2016 at 7:35 am | 5 comments | 3703 Views

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Breakthrough Prize honors local science pioneers at Moffett

It was a constellation of stars, science and Silicon Valley luminaries at the Nasa Ames Research Park on Sunday for the annual...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2016
Last comment by DC, on Dec 6, 2016 at 9:42 am | 5 comments | 5153 Views

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Escaped Palo Alto inmate nabbed

A woman suspected of helping one of two inmates, including a Palo Alto man, who escaped from the Santa Clara County Main...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2016
Last comment by True, on Dec 5, 2016 at 7:18 pm | 4 comments | 2304 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New school boundaries on the horizon

It's a touchy subject that's bound to affect property values and leave some people disappointed, but the Mountain View Whisman...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2016
Last comment by Mt. View Neighbor, on Dec 5, 2016 at 6:17 pm | 33 comments | 13741 Views

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Cleanup gear malfunctions at Moffett Field

In a squabble between Moffett Field's federal agencies, NASA officials are complaining that a U.S. Navy treatment system...

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2016
Last comment by Water curious, on Dec 5, 2016 at 4:53 pm | 12 comments | 5868 Views

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Federal grant aims to boost Valley's traffic-reduction efforts

An effort by Palo Alto, Mountain View and neighboring cities to get drivers to instead use trains, buses and other modes...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2016
Last comment by The Business Man, on Dec 4, 2016 at 9:35 pm | 3 comments | 2881 Views

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A respite from the cold

More than a hundred homeless people in the northern end of Santa Clara County now have a warm, reliable place to sleep each...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2016
Last comment by maria_yap@yahoo.com, on Dec 4, 2016 at 4:57 pm | 3 comments | 4653 Views

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Trump deportation plan sends South Bay leaders searching for options

Donald Trump's election has created a cloud of uncertainty for the nation's estimated 11.4 million undocumented immigrants....

Original post made on Nov. 29, 2016
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Dec 3, 2016 at 2:40 pm | 9 comments | 19839 Views

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Three men sought in CVS robbery

Police are looking for three men who allegedly stole over $1,000 in items from a CVS pharmacy in Mountain View last week,...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2016
There are no comments yet. 3300 Views

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New farmers' market baker knows art, science of bread-making

In a tiny village in central France where Portola Valley resident Fiona Strouts' parents live, the arrival of the baker and...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2016
Last comment by Best alternative for now, on Dec 2, 2016 at 5:32 am | 3 comments | 2700 Views

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MVPD seek to improve body cam program

It's been a little over a year since the Mountain View Police Department outfitted all of its officers with wearable cameras,...

Original post made on Nov. 30, 2016
Last comment by The real test, on Nov 30, 2016 at 7:07 pm | 4 comments | 3252 Views

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Huge apartment development wins nervous council's support

The Mountain View City Council gave the initial go-ahead on Tuesday to a true mixed-bag development -- it would possibly...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2016
Last comment by The Business Man, on Nov 30, 2016 at 4:24 pm | 45 comments | 6020 Views
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