mv-voice.com http://mv-voice.com If it is local and useful, it is on mv-voice.com. en-us <![CDATA[Simitian aims to put county services within reach]]> Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian has a plan to make social services more accessible to North County residents.]]> <![CDATA[LinkedIn offers job-search help for the homeless]]> A group of 55 homeless people paid a visit to LinkedIn's Mountain View headquarters Friday where dozens of LinkedIn employees helped them with their LinkedIn profiles.]]> <![CDATA[Deadly triple shooting in East Palo Alto Saturday]]> A man who was killed in a triple shooting in East Palo Alto has been identified as Mychael Edward Tillman, 31, of Hayward, San Mateo County Coroner Robert Foucrault said. Tillman and two women were shot on Saturday night, July 26, East Palo Alto police said. ]]> <![CDATA[One injured in carport fire]]> A two-alarm fire broke out Saturday afternoon in a carport in Mountain View, injuring one and damaging 12 vehicles.]]> <![CDATA[It's the Best of Mountain View winners]]> What does it take to outshine the competition? Mountain View Voice readers know what it takes, and they've made it clear: these are the top restaurants, retailers and professionals in town. If you're looking for Mountain View's best of the best, from pizza to pet care, chiropractors to Chinese cuisine, boutiques to barcecue, they're all here.
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<![CDATA[LASD bond measure on the horizon]]> Faced with growing enrollment, packed campuses and difficult shared-space agreements with Bullis Charter School, the Los Altos School District is looking to the November ballot for some relief.]]> <![CDATA[El Camino pulls the plug on dialysis]]> Two down and one to go. El Camino Hospital recently closed its Oak Pavilion dialysis center and is slated to shut down its last dialysis center -- Rose Garden -- by the beginning of next year.]]> <![CDATA[Armed man robs Walmart]]> Police arrested a Ukiah man Monday after he allegedly fled from the Mountain View Walmart with $99 worth of merchandise and threatened Walmart security with what appeared to be a gun.]]> <![CDATA[Rescued egrets fly free at Google campus colony]]> The calls of egrets that nest in trees within Google's Mountain View headquarters are louder than the shuttle buses and bikes that pass through campus. A half-dozen rescued egret chicks, now grown and healthy, have rejoined the flock and more are on the way, thanks to local officials and wildlife volunteers.]]> <![CDATA[Community activist to run for City Council]]> Longtime community activist Lenny Siegel, who spearheaded the new group Campaign for a Balanced Mountain View, has announced that he will run for City Council this fall. ]]> <![CDATA[Spare the Air alert issued for Friday]]> The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued a Spare the Air alert for Friday, when possible triple-digit temperatures and low winds are expected to create unhealthy pollution in the region.]]> <![CDATA[Pride on parade in downtown Mountain View]]> Donna Yeager, who hosts the show "On the Move" that's produced at KMVT, gets ready for the Disability Pride parade in downtown Mountain View on Saturday, July 19. Chanting, "We're here, we're loud, we're disabled and proud," participants made their way down Castro Street in the annual celebration of the passing of the Americans with Disabilities Act. ]]> <![CDATA[Water district race heats up]]> Gary Kremen, a Silicon Valley entrepreneur and founder of the dating site Match.com, has entered the race for the Santa Clara Valley Water District.]]> <![CDATA[District to hire temporary water-conservation enforcers]]> The Santa Clara Valley Water District board of directors last night unanimously approved the hiring of up to 10 temporary water enforcers who will be charged with investigating water waste throughout the county.]]> <![CDATA[President arrives in Bay Area on fundraising trip]]> President Barack Obama arrived at San Francisco International Airport Tuesday night for a short fundraising visit in the South Bay, including a noon fundraiser in Los Alto Hills.]]> <![CDATA[It's a party downtown at Thursday Night Live]]> Summer in Mountain View is the time to dance in the streets, thanks to the city's Thursday Night Live concert series. If you missed the most recent festivities, which featured country tunes by Sandy Bell, don't worry: the next one is coming up July 24, with a performance by cover band Party Monsters. ]]> <![CDATA[Stanford law professor nominated for state Supreme Court]]> Mariano-Florentino Cuellar, a Mexican-born Stanford Law School professor and former White House official, has been nominated for the California Supreme Court, Governor Jerry Brown's office announced Tuesday.]]> <![CDATA[Enjoying the moment at MV's Obon fest]]> Rev. Yushi Mukojima arrived at the Mountain View Buddhist Temple just one day after last year's annual Obon Festival wrapped up. ]]> <![CDATA[Video, police dog aid Palo Alto police in car burglary arrest]]> Palo Alto police arrested a Mountain View man early Saturday morning after he allegedly tried to steal a car from a driveway, repeatedly backing into another car before being confronted by a resident and fleeing. ]]> <![CDATA[County settles food storage lawsuit with Sysco]]> Ten California counties, including Santa Clara County, have settled a civil lawsuit filed against the Sysco Corporation regarding storing perishable foods in un-refrigerated and unregistered storage sheds.
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<![CDATA[Man hits officer after confronting Google employees]]> A Southern California man was arrested outside a Google office building last Monday after an argument with Google employees over a YouTube video allegedly escalated into a fight with police officers.]]> <![CDATA[El Camino budgets for big plans]]> After ending the fiscal year on a high note, El Camino Hospital plans to pour millions more into programs at its Mountain View and Los Gatos hospital facilities for the 2014-15 fiscal year.]]> <![CDATA[Disability Pride parade on Saturday]]> The fifth annual West Coast Disability Pride Parade and Festival is set for Saturday, July 19, from noon to 3:30 p.m. The event will celebrate the 24th anniversary of the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), and is one of many Disability Pride events taking place around the world.]]> <![CDATA[LinkedIn to hold job preparation clinic for homeless]]> LinkedIn is hosting around 75 homeless clients of InnVision Shelter Network in a job preparation clinic at its Mountain View headquarters on Friday, July 18.]]> <![CDATA[SV Community Foundation names new head of community impact]]> The Silicon Valley Community Foundation announced Wednesday that Erica K. Wood has been named as its new chief community impact officer.
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<![CDATA[School board election kicks off]]> Four people, including one incumbent, have signaled their intent to run for the three seats on the Los Altos School District board this November.]]> <![CDATA[Editorial: Council members, stick to your guns on housing]]> Is it election year politics, or can it be that the City Council is finally seeing the light regarding the destructive consequences of Mountain View's jobs-to-housing imbalance? ]]> <![CDATA[Downtown space exploration]]> People walking through downtown Mountain View might find space shuttles, robots and astronaut suits popping up in the windows of popular businesses. That's because the NASA Ames Research Center is celebrating its 75th anniversary with 17 exhibits sprinkled throughout Mountain View and Sunnyvale.]]> <![CDATA[Fighting summer hunger]]> Summer may give kids a few months of reprieve from homework, math problems and essays, but for many students it means losing two daily meals.]]>