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ELECTIONS

Yes or No on the LASD Bond?

I am leaning towards no. I think we need a new school but it doesn't seem like that is the focus. I would vote yes if...

Original post made by undecided voter on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by Tweak, 2 minutes ago | 86 comments | 836 Views

ELECTIONS

No labor peace for hotel on city land

In a closed-door meeting last week about a hotel and office development proposed for city land at 750 Moffett Boulevard,...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2014
Last comment by Curious, 44 minutes ago | 1 comment | 39 Views

AROUND TOWN

MVWSD superintendent defends $20 + million in reserves; teachers& parents challenge his priorities

I live in the Shoreline West neighborhood of Mountain View. After watching this video, I am appalled by Mr. Goldman's management...

Original post made by Beth Galvin on Sep. 5, 2014
Last comment by @MV Parent, 1 hour ago | 44 comments | 2513 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nine City Council candidates on ballot in November election

The filing period for City Council candidates in the November election is closed, leaving a field of nine candidates running...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2014
Last comment by Evan Kroske, 2 hours ago | 23 comments | 3545 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public input favors Mountain View minimum wage increase

Residents and local business owners are largely in favor of an increase to Mountain View's minimum wage, according to input...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2014
Last comment by Mr. Tee, 2 hours ago | 16 comments | 1654 Views

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Council stays the course with office-heavy North Bayshore plan

On Tuesday, City Council members forged ahead with a North Bayshore precise plan that would allow Google and LinkedIn to...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by Garrett, 3 hours ago | 18 comments | 1718 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

State's 3-foot buffer zone for cyclists takes effect

A new state law requiring motorists to keep a 3-foot buffer zone when overtaking or passing bicyclists took effect today....

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2014
Last comment by Stop Signs and Susan, 4 hours ago | 13 comments | 726 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School districts decry new state reserves law

Local school boards have come out against a last-minute trailer bill, passed with the state budget, that would force school...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2014
Last comment by Charter Parent, 5 hours ago | 9 comments | 892 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bias in the Voice

Amazing bias, On page one of Town Square all the stories are 2014 except for the one about Lenny Siegel which goes back to...

Original post made by Old Mountain View Resident on Sep. 11, 2014
Last comment by resident, 8 hours ago | 14 comments | 229 Views

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Digital First Media to consider sale of company, local newspapers

Digital First Media, the media company that owns the San Jose Mercury News and The Daily News, announced Friday that it has...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2014
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, 9 hours ago | 5 comments | 532 Views

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Cops reach out to residents with podcast

Recording microphones and audio-editing software and equipment aren't a common sight around most police departments. However,...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2014
Last comment by Jay Park, 15 hours ago | 3 comments | 755 Views

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Will NASA Ames workers be 'guinea pigs' for Google?

Google is planning to take a leap forward in the development of its self-driving car by removing drivers from test vehicles...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2014
Last comment by concerned guinea pig, on Sep 15, 2014 at 9:08 pm | 27 comments | 3291 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google grilled about North Bayshore housing

On Tuesday night there was a tense exchange between council members and Google real estate director John Igoe about planning...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Sep 15, 2014 at 2:45 pm | 2 comments | 1460 Views

ELECTIONS

KMVT15 wants your questions for televised City Council Debate on Oct. 8th

In early October, KMVT 15 will air live debates on Comcast Channel 15 for Mountain View and Los Altos City Council candidates....

Original post made by KMVT 15 on Sep. 14, 2014
There are no comments yet. 76 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Google backs 5,000 new homes in North Bayshore

In a planning commission meeting on Wednesday, Google declared support of zoning for as many as 5,000 homes north of Highway...

Original post made on Sep. 6, 2014
Last comment by long-term-understanding-needed-MV, on Sep 14, 2014 at 9:14 am | 63 comments | 4167 Views

AROUND TOWN

Where to savor the end of summer

Summer is drawing to a close, but chances are the warm weather plans to stick around for another month of comfortable outdoor...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by Jay Park, on Sep 13, 2014 at 6:22 pm | 4 comments | 1218 Views

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Obituary

<B>Michael Harris Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2014/09/12/obituary posted Friday, September...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by Heidi, on Sep 12, 2014 at 7:02 pm | 1 comment | 141 Views

ELECTIONS

Candidate wants to speed up the school district

A wind of change is blowing for schools in Mountain View, as school districts prepare for the new Common Core curriculum...

Original post made on Sep. 9, 2014
Last comment by Old Steve, on Sep 12, 2014 at 5:55 pm | 3 comments | 991 Views

ELECTIONS

Teachers endorse school board candidates

In only the second contested election since the 1990s, seven candidates for the Mountain View-Los Altos School District board...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2014
Last comment by Teacher , on Sep 12, 2014 at 4:07 pm | 11 comments | 1673 Views

ELECTIONS

Candidate wants to speed up the school district

A wind of change is blowing for schools in Mountain View, as school districts prepare for the new Common Core curriculum...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2014
Last comment by Ahsan Rizvi, on Sep 12, 2014 at 1:56 pm | 1 comment | 61 Views
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