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OTHER ISSUES

Civil servants brace for federal shutdown

As the nation teeters on the edge of a government shutdown, the Bay Area's federal agencies are preparing to close down indefinitely....

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2018
Last comment by Private Sector Worker, 1 hour ago | 4 comments | 1353 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tens of thousands expected at Bay Area Women's Marches

Tens of thousands of people are expected to turn out Saturday in cities across the Bay Area -- and at Stanford University...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2018
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AROUND TOWN

City's partnership with Uber, Lyft stalls

Last year, Mountain View officials entered a deal to underwrite the costs of downtown Uber and Lyft rides in exchange for...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by Wesh, 9 hours ago | 6 comments | 1331 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD school deal kicks off major office development

As part of a hard-fought effort to bring a new school to the San Antonio area, Mountain View City Council members reluctantly...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by Wes, 9 hours ago | 14 comments | 1266 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fatality on Caltrain tracks in Mountain View

A person was fatally struck along the Caltrain tracks in Mountain View Wednesday night. Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/news/2018/01/18/fatality-on-caltrain-tra...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2018
Last comment by Mark, 16 hours ago | 8 comments | 2453 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council won't insist on new neighborhood school

Despite concerns about traffic and a desire to bring a local neighborhood school to families living in the San Antonio area,...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2018
Last comment by Horrible decision, 16 hours ago | 29 comments | 2501 Views

AROUND TOWN

Apple, Google buses damaged on I-280

Five charter buses carrying tech workers had windows damaged Tuesday while driving on Interstate Highway 280, according to...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2018
Last comment by Just Wondering, 19 hours ago | 4 comments | 1952 Views

OTHER ISSUES

LASD school deal kick-starts major office development

As part of a hard-fought effort to bring a new school to the San Antonio area, Mountain View City Council members reluctantly...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2018
Last comment by Demand more and better, on Jan 19, 2018 at 8:26 am | 1 comment | 117 Views

ELECTIONS

New LASD campus should be a neighborhood school

Mountain View is served by two elementary school districts: Mountain View-Whisman School District and Los Altos School District,...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2018
Last comment by Anthony, on Jan 18, 2018 at 7:22 pm | 17 comments | 957 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council allows pot deliveries to start Friday

As of Friday, marijuana deliveries will be legal in Mountain View, but it will still be several months before retail pot...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2018
Last comment by It's a Mad, Mad,Mad World, on Jan 18, 2018 at 3:40 pm | 9 comments | 3297 Views

AROUND TOWN

Coming soon

This promises to be an exciting year for the Midpeninsula food-and-drink scene. Read about some of the much-anticipated and...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2018
Last comment by @Eric, on Jan 18, 2018 at 1:54 pm | 3 comments | 1386 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to speak at Stanford

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson is scheduled to discuss the future of Syria during an event at Stanford University...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2018
Last comment by psr, on Jan 18, 2018 at 8:47 am | 2 comments | 1031 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residents call for equity in high school upgrades

As Mountain View-Los Altos School District officials iron out the final details of a massive plan to upgrade school facilities,...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2018
Last comment by psr, on Jan 18, 2018 at 8:37 am | 5 comments | 2050 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Patients go nuts over new allergy therapy

Last week marked a major milestone for 8-year-old Amelia, who flew across the country to eat a handful of nuts that, just...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2018
Last comment by AJL, on Jan 18, 2018 at 1:11 am | 6 comments | 15793 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Worries swirl over future San Antonio school site

The Los Altos School District is planning to move forward on a complicated plan to buy land next to the San Antonio Shopping...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2018
Last comment by Gary, on Jan 17, 2018 at 8:39 pm | 25 comments | 3431 Views

AROUND TOWN

Power outage affects downtown

Roughly 900 PG&E customers are being affected by a power outage reported in downtown Mountain View Tuesday afternoon,...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2018
Last comment by Grumpy Old Guy, on Jan 17, 2018 at 2:20 pm | 1 comment | 1185 Views

OTHER ISSUES

What do you do when your landlord is Google?

Ever since Google became his landlord last year, the owner of the Sports Page Bar & Grill expects that the tech giant will...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2018
Last comment by DC, on Jan 16, 2018 at 8:32 pm | 11 comments | 6051 Views

AROUND TOWN

Downtown hydrant erupts into a geyser

Residents in downtown Mountain View got an unexpected show Friday morning, after an accident with a hydrant sent a geyser...

Original post made on Jan. 15, 2018
Last comment by resident, on Jan 15, 2018 at 4:46 pm | 1 comment | 2013 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Board agrees on middle school schedule shake-up

Despite misgivings about students losing instructional time for math and other core subjects, Mountain View Whisman school...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2018
Last comment by Graham Parent, on Jan 15, 2018 at 4:22 pm | 8 comments | 1867 Views

RESTAURANTS

Bierhaus owner sees trouble brewing

Mike Finley's downtown beer garden Bierhaus is considered one of Castro Street's most successful businesses. But then why...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2018
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 15, 2018 at 3:04 pm | 59 comments | 14350 Views
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Burger chain Shake Shack to open in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 16 comments | 4,158 views

The Cost of Service
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