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New detour ahead for Stevens Creek Trail

Walkers and pedestrians tired of detouring off Stevens Creek Trail and onto city streets can celebrate after Mountain View...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2017
Last comment by Kathy Thibodeaux, on Apr 20, 2017 at 5:29 pm | 3 comments | 3837 Views

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Fresh & Easy space to reopen as new Safeway

A shuttered Monte Loma neighborhood supermarket formerly occupied by a Fresh & Easy grocery chain will be reopened as Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2016
Last comment by Darin, on Apr 20, 2017 at 4:59 pm | 40 comments | 11261 Views

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Google buys Sports Page site

Google has finished up a sale to buy the site of the Sports Page, the longstanding bar tucked in the middle of North Bayshore's...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2017
Last comment by D Man , on Apr 20, 2017 at 3:27 pm | 21 comments | 12571 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS girls soccer team wins national honor

A historic Central Coast Section championship for the Mountain View High School girls' soccer team just got better. The team,...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2017
Last comment by Maher, on Apr 20, 2017 at 12:51 pm | 5 comments | 3769 Views

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Larry's AutoWorks closes down for good

Popular car repair shop Larry's AutoWorks closed down Friday and there are no plans for it to reopen. Owner Larry Moore told...

Original post made on Mar. 20, 2017
Last comment by MV Neighbor, on Apr 20, 2017 at 11:26 am | 19 comments | 6553 Views

OTHER ISSUES

A home away from home for patients and families

Amid a massive construction overhaul of El Camino Hospital's Mountain View campus, hospital officials are considering a small...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2017
Last comment by Clarifier, on Apr 20, 2017 at 11:03 am | 5 comments | 1391 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google boosts ties with Howard University

Aspiring computer science students from Howard University, a historically black college, will have the opportunity to work...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2017
Last comment by hsnpoor, on Apr 20, 2017 at 10:13 am | 2 comments | 1038 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Effort to retire Palo Alto sludge incinerators moves ahead

Seeking to shed Palo Alto's status as one of only two California cities that still burn their sludge, the City Council swiftly...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2017
Last comment by That's High, on Apr 20, 2017 at 8:52 am | 3 comments | 1646 Views

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Rescue Wing airlifts injured fisherman

In a risky mission, Moffett Field's 129th Rescue Wing yesterday completed a complex rescue operation to airlift a seriously...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2017
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Apr 19, 2017 at 3:14 pm | 2 comments | 1404 Views

ELECTIONS

Tax measure would hold the line for school funding

Starting this week, Mountain View Whisman School District residents will get to decide whether to continue boosting local...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2017
Last comment by ST parent, on Apr 19, 2017 at 12:51 pm | 24 comments | 1017 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hogwarts and all

Were we to ask a Magic-8 Ball if we should expect greatness of the new movie set in J.K. Rowling's wizarding world, "Fantastic...

Original post made on Apr. 18, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2176 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City forfeits $1 million in Airbnb taxes

Airbnb and other short-term rental companies have become a fixture of Mountain View. Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2017/04/14/city-forfeits-1-mil...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Apr 18, 2017 at 4:57 pm | 16 comments | 412 Views

ELECTIONS

Hard choices await City Council in goal-setting session

In one of their most consequential meetings of 2017, elected leaders next week will lay out their grand strategy for Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2017
Last comment by Common sense, on Apr 18, 2017 at 4:55 pm | 9 comments | 1660 Views

ELECTIONS

Judge defers ruling on Trump sanctuary city order

Lawyers for Santa Clara County and the city of San Francisco asked a federal judge Friday to block an executive order by...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2017
Last comment by Sanctuary, on Apr 18, 2017 at 3:51 pm | 20 comments | 1413 Views

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Computing pioneer Robert Taylor dies at 85

Robert W. Taylor, 85, a Woodside resident for 34 years and a visionary in the development of computer networks and modern...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1515 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Two-alarm fire damages Los Altos home

A fire caused hundreds of thousands of dollars of damage to a Los Altos home Saturday afternoon, a county fire captain said...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2798 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Ponds in Cuesta Park

In 1974 the sunken areas in Cuesta Park were shallow ponds. Does anyone remember this? When I moved here in 1977 they were...

Original post made by Gerry Ryan on Apr. 16, 2017
Last comment by Better in the long run, on Apr 17, 2017 at 1:35 pm | 2 comments | 116 Views

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Federal judge to consider injunction on sanctuary cities order

A San Francisco federal court judge Friday morning will consider San Francisco and Santa Clara counties' requests to halt...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2017
Last comment by Alex M., on Apr 14, 2017 at 10:45 pm | 5 comments | 1240 Views

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Suspect charged in Mountain View Voice Online hacking case

A 34-year-old San Francisco man was arraigned on April 11 in federal District Court for the Sept. 17, 2015, hacking of Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2017
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Apr 14, 2017 at 1:22 pm | 2 comments | 1687 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City calls for apartment rents to roll back

Owners of nearly 15,000 apartments in Mountain View are now obligated to immediately lower their rents to October 2015 rates,...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Apr 14, 2017 at 11:28 am | 38 comments | 5083 Views
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Best Of Mountain View ballot is here

It's time to decide what local business is worthy of the title "Best Of Mountain View" — and you get to decide! Cast your ballot online. Voting ends May 29th. Stay tuned for the results in the July 21st issue of the Mountain View Voice.

VOTE HERE