mv-voice.com https://mv-voice.com If it is local and useful, it is on mv-voice.com. en-us Copyright 2019 mv-voice.com Mountain View Online https://mv-voice.com/art/top_logo.png https://mv-voice.com/news/rss.php <![CDATA[Google pitches plan to restore Silicon Valley's iconic Hangar One]]> Google’s subsidiary Planetary Ventures is proposing an extensive, $157 million operation to purge a variety of toxic compounds from the iconic Hangar One at Moffett Field.]]> <![CDATA[HOA dispute leaves new school in the dark]]> A dispute between PG&E and a Mountain View homeowners' association means the new Jose Antonio Vargas Elementary School will open next week without power, causing an array of challenges that could last for months.]]> <![CDATA[VTA board members support shake-up after scathing grand jury report]]> A new VTA subcommittee began discussions on potential tweaks to the governing board that would improve effectiveness at the beleaguered agency at a meeting last Friday.]]> <![CDATA[Committee picks apart city's rent control law]]> Seeing a chance to rework rent control in the 2020 election, the city's Rental Housing Committee took an opportunity to spitball some ideas for improving the law. ]]> <![CDATA[New community garden opens on Friday]]> Nearly 15 years after a local group of gardeners started petitioning the city for more community garden space, their goals will be met at the corner of Latham Street and Shoreline Boulevard.]]> <![CDATA[Heat advisory, Spare the Air alert in effect Thursday]]> A heat advisory that the National Weather Service issued remains in effect until 8 p.m. Thursday as temperatures climb to the 90s and 100s in parts of the Bay Area.]]> <![CDATA[Santa Clara County brings nonprofit aboard for teacher housing project in Palo Alto]]> A proposed affordable-housing project in Palo Alto exclusively for teachers gained momentum on Tuesday when the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a developer to make the plan a reality.]]> <![CDATA[Staffing shake-up at Bullis Charter School]]> Bullis Charter School's board of directors quietly agreed over the summer to transition its longest serving administrator -- founding superintendent Wanny Hersey -- to a new position overseeing "strategic initiatives."]]> <![CDATA[Stanford Blood Center sounds the call for donations]]> Stanford Blood Center is in urgent need of blood donations due to a critically low inventory of blood products resulting from a drop in donations over the summer and a higher than normal need.]]> <![CDATA[High temperatures in forecast prompts heat advisory for parts of the Bay Area]]> The National Weather Service has issued a heat advisory for Wednesday and Thursday for parts of the Bay Area. The announcement has led Santa Clara County to offer services to give the public relief from the hot conditions.]]> <![CDATA[Santa Clara County, SF sue Trump administration over 'public charge' restrictions on immigrants]]> Santa Clara County and the city of San Francisco sued the administration of President Donald Trump in federal court Tuesday to challenge a new rule that makes it harder low-income legal immigrants to remain in the U.S.
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<![CDATA[Second straight Spare the Air alert issued for Wednesday]]> The Bay Area Air Quality Management District has issued another Spare the Air alert for Wednesday because of unhealthy levels of smog expected in the region.]]> <![CDATA[Thursday: Meeting for Mountain View residents to discuss city's drone use]]> Mountain View city officials are considering deploying unmanned aerial vehicles, or drones, for use by its police, fire and public works departments. The public has a chance to weigh in at a Thursday night meeting starting at 7 p.m.]]> <![CDATA[Prices of goods rises faster than wages in Bay Area]]> Living expenses outpaced wages over the 12 months ending in June in the San Jose-San Francisco-Oakland metropolitan area, federal officials announced last week.
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<![CDATA[Backyard barbecue blamed for Los Altos Hills house fire]]> The residents of a Los Altos Hills home have been displaced after fire spread from a backyard barbecue to a garage and into the attic Monday.
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