mv-voice.com http://mv-voice.com If it is local and useful, it is on mv-voice.com. en-us Copyright 2017 mv-voice.com Mountain View Online http://mv-voice.com/art/top_logo.png http://mv-voice.com/news/rss.php <![CDATA[MV man arrested, suspected of sexual relationship with teen]]> A Mountain View man who worked as a youth counselor was arrested last week after Child Protective Services notified police that the suspect had an inappropriate relationship with a 15-year-old girl, according to the San Mateo County Sheriff's Office.]]> <![CDATA[Police searching for home, auto burglary suspect]]> Mountain View police are asking for the public's help in locating a suspect who allegedly burglarized a Mountain View resident's car and home before stealing one of the family's cars.]]> <![CDATA[Council to dive into rent control next week]]> Just as its new members settle in, the Mountain View City Council will be diving into rent control rules next week for its first major public meeting -- and it will be a whopper. ]]> <![CDATA[Big donations boost mental health program]]> After a lengthy public appeal to support teens and young adults suffering from anxiety and depression, El Camino Hospital announced that it has raised $2 million to expand its after-school mental health program.]]> <![CDATA[Series of storms, heavy winds to lash Bay Area]]> A series of storms will be moving through the Bay Area over the next several days, bringing heavy winds and more rain to an already saturated region, according to the National Weather Service.
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<![CDATA[Free preschool program set to expand]]> The Mountain View Whisman School District is moving full-steam ahead on a new plan to revamp its free preschool program, allowing more middle-income families in Mountain View to enroll and dropping an income eligibility requirement that left dozens of preschool seats empty last year.]]> <![CDATA[House cleaner arrested on burglary charges]]> Police arrested a house cleaner last week after she allegedly burglarized multiple homes, including at least one in Mountain View.
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<![CDATA[Local hospitals brace for Obamacare repeal]]> The inauguration of President-elect Donald Trump is still a week away, but congressional leaders are wasting no time delivering on one of his major campaign promises: the repeal of the Affordable Care Act.]]> <![CDATA[Squeezing in a new school]]> The Mountain View Whisman School District is still hammering out the details on what Slater Elementary will look like when it reopens in 2019, but one thing is for certain: the campus is going to look a whole lot different from the rest of the schools in the city. That's because space is tight at the 8.8-acre campus, and sharing space with Google's preschool means the district is going to have to build up.]]> <![CDATA[Weather service issues wind advisory for Wednesday]]> The National Weather Service has issued a wind advisory for the San Francisco Bay Area that will take effect Wednesday.
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<![CDATA[Travel advisory: 9-day closure of Palo Alto Transit Center bus depot]]> The Palo Alto Transit Center bus depot will be temporarily closed Jan. 17-26 due to a City of Palo Alto construction project. Caltrain service will not be affected.]]> <![CDATA[Winter Spare the Air alert issued for Tuesday]]> A Winter Spare the Air Alert issued for Tuesday in the Bay Area bans residents and businesses from burning wood, manufactured fire logs or any other solid fuel both indoors and outdoors for 24 hours.]]> <![CDATA[Measure V backers to rally at City Hall]]> With the future of rent control on the line, the Mountain View Tenants Coalition is making another show of force with a rally in front of City Hall. The event, scheduled for 3 p.m. is taking aim at city officials' lack to action to prevent the roll-out of Measure V from being postponed by a lawsuit. ]]> <![CDATA[Eroding bank prompts closure on Stevens Creek Trail]]> A segment of Stevens Creek Trail has been temporarily closed after recent storms caused severe bank erosion along Stevens Creek.]]> <![CDATA[Two arrested on drug charges]]> Two men were arrested in Mountain View after police allegedly found them in possession of a significant amount of drugs including marijuana, pills and what appeared to be stimulants.]]> <![CDATA[City loses chronicler of Mountain View's past]]> For anyone hoping to learn more about Mountain View's history, the best starting point was always to check with Barbara Kinchen, or "Bobby" as her friends called her. ]]> <![CDATA[Working Scholars free college information night]]> The Mountain View-based education company Study.com will be hosting an information night on Thursday to promote its Mountain View Working Scholars program.]]> <![CDATA[Neighbors weigh Google's ambitious campus plan]]> Google's hardest-to-win critics may not be government regulators, tech rivals or journalists, but rather the company's anxious neighbors from a nearby mobile home park. ]]> <![CDATA[District abruptly drops digital math program]]> After an avalanche of parent opposition, the Mountain View Whisman School District announced last week that it will end the controversial new digital math program Teach to One.]]> <![CDATA[Martin Luther King Day commemorates 50th anniversary of call to action]]> The Martin Luther King Jr. Research and Education Institute at Stanford University is one of numerous organizations holding celebrations and commemorations this weekend of the life of the Civil Rights leader. ]]> <![CDATA[Two home burglary suspects sought]]> Police are asking for the public's help in locating two burglary suspects who stole electric guitars, electronics and even the security camera that filmed the incident from a home in Mountain View last month.]]> <![CDATA[New mayor pledges civility and courtesy in 2017]]> On Tuesday, Jan. 10, the City Council unanimously chose Ken Rosenberg to be Mountain View's mayor for 2017, a role that takes on special responsibility in what looks to be a particularly turbulent year. ]]> <![CDATA[New classrooms on the way for LAHS]]> Students in Los Altos High School's weight room will go from pumping iron to pushing pencils next fall, after district officials agreed to a plan that would convert the athletic facility into two classrooms.]]>