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AROUND TOWN

AAA offering free tows to those who drink during Super Bowl

Bay Area Super Bowl fans who choose to drink Sunday at the Super Bowl and at Super Bowl parties can get a free tow home through...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by Ouch, 4 minutes ago | 5 comments | 248 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Drones prohibited over Super Bowl airspace

With the long-awaited Super Bowl 50 fast approaching, the Federal Aviation Administration is reminding Bay Area residents...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2016
Last comment by 2nd Amendment!, 51 minutes ago | 7 comments | 461 Views

ELECTIONS

Controversial board member won't seek re-election

Steve Nelson, a controversial member of the Mountain View Whisman School District board, told the Voice in an email Tuesday...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2016
Last comment by What is he smoking?, 1 hour ago | 11 comments | 1569 Views

AROUND TOWN

Do self-driving cars need a licensed driver?

If there's one priority for self-driving cars upon which everyone can agree, it's safety. Google and other manufacturers...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by yep, 2 hours ago | 1 comment | 314 Views

AROUND TOWN

Pizza Studio at San Antonio Shopping Center closed

I was surprised by the notice on Pizza Studio saying they closed this location. What happened? It was always seemed like...

Original post made by NoPizzaToday:( on Jan. 28, 2016
Last comment by Garrett, 2 hours ago | 24 comments | 1766 Views

AROUND TOWN

A city park that bans bikes and trees?

A tangle of restrictions and costs led many at Tuesday's City Council meeting to denounce plans for a new mini-park near...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Peter, 2 hours ago | 17 comments | 2465 Views

AROUND TOWN

Berman leads in cash raised for Assembly bid

With the race to succeed Assemblyman Rich Gordon in Sacramento heating up, Palo Alto Councilman Marc Berman is leading the...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2016
Last comment by SRB, 3 hours ago | 6 comments | 819 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Getting around Mountain View on Super Bowl Sunday

On Super Bowl Sunday, Feb. 7, city leaders are warning residents that many streets near the downtown transit center will...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2016
Last comment by 4anniebean, 4 hours ago | 20 comments | 4359 Views

ELECTIONS

Editorial: Water district board's delay on contract wise, but what's the next step?

The Santa Clara Valley Water District board's Jan. 26 decision to delay action on a staff-recommended contract is an encouraging...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2016
Last comment by Mike, 8 hours ago | 1 comment | 35 Views

OTHER ISSUES

El Camino to close free RotaCare Clinic

The Mountain View RotaCare is closing down. The board of El Camino Healthcare District signed a new deal to finance the MayView...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2016
Last comment by DoctorData, 16 hours ago | 2 comments | 966 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stanford Blood Center in need of donations to avoid shortage

With an estimated two to three million people expected to visit the Bay Area for Super Bowl 50, the Stanford Blood Center...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Brady, 17 hours ago | 10 comments | 715 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Somewhere in the middle

The mundane and the cosmic are side by side in Los Altos Stage Company's production of "Middletown," which creates a quiet...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2016
Last comment by Ugh, 23 hours ago | 1 comment | 150 Views

AROUND TOWN

Drought persists, despite state's big snowpack

Although the amount of rain and snow in California this year has reached higher levels than last year, the state's drought...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by @Scott, on Feb 4, 2016 at 1:05 pm | 6 comments | 1001 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents start local mental-health support group

A group of parents who saw a need for a locally based, ongoing group to support other parents concerned about the mental...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Feb 4, 2016 at 9:48 am | 7 comments | 861 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local transit gets heightened security for Super Bowl

The Transportation Security Administration is providing extra resources to local law enforcement on all Bay Area transit...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Feb 4, 2016 at 8:25 am | 2 comments | 659 Views

AROUND TOWN

Package thief suspect arrested

Mountain View police arrested a San Jose man Tuesday after an officer allegedly found several stolen packages inside his...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2016
Last comment by @@@AllYouCanEat, on Feb 3, 2016 at 5:38 pm | 10 comments | 2294 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City of Mountain View Right to Lease Ordinance 2 Notices

Just to let people know that there is misinformation on the two notices sent from the City of Mountain View to all residents...

Original post made by Hue Simpson on Feb. 3, 2016
There are no comments yet. 44 Views

SPORTS

Traveling to Super Bowl 50? Bring a clear plastic bag

Anyone traveling to Levi's Stadium to watch Super Bowl 50 on Valley Transportation Authority's light-rail trains had better...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by Loving the SB!!, on Feb 3, 2016 at 11:48 am | 7 comments | 1818 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teacher salary debate heats up

The Mountain View Whisman School District is roughly a month away from negotiations with its teacher union on salaries, and...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2016
Last comment by Scott, on Feb 3, 2016 at 8:46 am | 26 comments | 2418 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Teen seeks funds for peanut-sniffing dog

For years, 19-year-old Arielle Davis has been coping with a peanut allergy that used to be completely under control. But...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2016
Last comment by Regina, on Feb 2, 2016 at 4:40 pm | 1 comment | 1391 Views
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