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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 Old Steve, 1 hour ago | 8 comments | 2628 Views

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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 Otto Maddox, 1 hour ago | 6 comments | 1431 Views

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MV woman arrested for attacking relative with knife

A Mountain View woman was attacked with a knife and suffered cuts to her face during a fight inside a home on the 1800 block...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2016
Last comment by @Previous Commenters, 6 hours ago | 4 comments | 661 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 Robyn, 6 hours ago | 1 comment | 579 Views

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A School and a Park in San Antonio!

How can we solve two longstanding community problems at once? The Los Altos School District has been in a long search for...

Original post made by Nancy Morimoto on Dec. 6, 2016
Last comment by Walk to School, 6 hours ago | 9 comments | 903 Views

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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, 9 hours ago | 9 comments | 757 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, 10 hours ago | 1 comment | 871 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, 14 hours ago | 5 comments | 1211 Views

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Google veers from city's North Bayshore vision

A review of the city's North Bayshore precise plan on Tuesday, Nov. 29, left some council members wondering if they were...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2016
Last comment by ivg, on Dec 6, 2016 at 9:47 pm | 21 comments | 10146 Views

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Water district plans to use Waverly Park homes for homeless

Homeless encampments are a common sight along Stevens Creek in Mountain View. In the southern end of the city near Waverly...

Original post made on Dec. 2, 2016
Last comment by ivg, on Dec 6, 2016 at 9:00 pm | 37 comments | 4190 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 | 3400 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 | 3 comments | 1260 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 | 31 comments | 9711 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 | 3628 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 | 2 comments | 1513 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 | 3119 Views

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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 Victoria, on Dec 4, 2016 at 10:36 am | 8 comments | 3848 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 | 1828 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. 1904 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 | 898 Views
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Sam's Chowder House Palo Alto to become burger chain
By Elena Kadvany | 25 comments | 12,096 views