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Council tweaks plan for 600 new homes in South Whisman

In a council election season where the need for more housing is a hot topic, council members were relatively quick to move...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by bkengland@gmail.com, 45 minutes ago | 2 comments | 62 Views

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What was Mountain View like in the '70s

I am new to the area and am curious what life was like in Mountain View in the 1970s, 1980s and even earlier. I would love...

Original post made by Newbie on Apr. 13, 2008
Last comment by Chuck Harvey, 45 minutes ago | 168 comments | 40724 Views

ELECTIONS

Outside money floods City Council race

The real estate industry and a shadowy special interest group is pumping tens of thousands of dollars into the Mountain View...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2014
Last comment by Rodger, 52 minutes ago | 26 comments | 1918 Views

ELECTIONS

Kaspersak should stay out of LASD politics

I just hung up after getting a robocall from Mike Kaspersak in support of John Swann for LASD school board. To put it mildly,...

Original post made by psr on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by Whaat??!!, 2 hours ago | 16 comments | 464 Views

ELECTIONS

Modest spending in school board race

So far, campaign spending is low this year for candidates seeking a seat on Mountain View Whisman School District. Not only...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by SVTA Robo-Calls, 3 hours ago | 1 comment | 70 Views

ELECTIONS

Candidates challenged on 'rent stabilization'

All nine candidates for Mountain View City Council were put on the spot last week during a candidate forum held by church...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2014
Last comment by Doug, 4 hours ago | 25 comments | 2617 Views

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Voice editorial endorsement: City Council

The Mountain View Voice recommends candidates Ken Rosenberg, Pat Showalter and Lenny Siegel for City Council. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Hates Traffic, 7 hours ago | 58 comments | 3362 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council moves ahead with office-heavy San Antonio plan

On Tuesday night the City Council decided it was prudent to add office space for 1,000 employees to the precise plan for...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by Observer, 15 hours ago | 39 comments | 5316 Views

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District may split Castro into two schools

Castro Elementary school, home of the Dual Immersion program, may be splitting in half. At the Oct. 9 Mountain View Whisman...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2014
Last comment by Observer, 15 hours ago | 28 comments | 2924 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Open house draws huge crowd to NASA Ames

The public got a rare peak inside the gates of NASA Ames Research Center at Moffett Field on Saturday, which drew tens of...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2014
Last comment by steve, 16 hours ago | 11 comments | 1703 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teachers agree to district's salary offer

The Mountain View Whisman School District is one step away from approving a salary increase of 7 percent for its teaching...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2014
Last comment by MV Teacher, 17 hours ago | 6 comments | 813 Views

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County fires child services director

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors has terminated the county's director of child support services following claims...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2014
Last comment by George, 19 hours ago | 3 comments | 713 Views

ELECTIONS

Voter Guide: Santa Clara Valley Water District

The winner in the race for a single seat at the Santa Clara Valley Water District will take on major challenges if elected...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2014
Last comment by SRB, on Oct 23, 2014 at 8:32 am | 3 comments | 946 Views

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Fung outspends Abe-Koga, Reeder in health care district race

Campaign financing by the three candidates for the El Camino Healthcare District's two seats are a study in contrasts, according...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2014
Last comment by MV Resident, on Oct 22, 2014 at 10:22 pm | 17 comments | 1933 Views

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The True Motivation of Measure N for LASD

Obviously, the True Motive for this measure is to protect Los Altos property values. Just look at the campaign mailer that...

Original post made by DavidR on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by Outside Inside, on Oct 22, 2014 at 10:19 pm | 4 comments | 113 Views

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Editorial endorsement: El Camino Healthcare District

The Voice recommends David Reeder and Margaret Abe-Koga for the El Camino Healthcare District board of directors. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2014
Last comment by Town Resident, on Oct 22, 2014 at 10:06 pm | 7 comments | 1550 Views

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Council candidates' take on $15 minimum wage

It may fall on three new City Council members to carry on the current council's goal of working towards a $15 an hour minimum...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by @lazy, on Oct 22, 2014 at 1:35 pm | 7 comments | 822 Views

ELECTIONS

Keep Outside Money Out of Local Politics

I follow the city council race closely because I care about the city very much. It is very important for me to have someone...

Original post made by alarmed_citizen on Oct. 14, 2014
Last comment by Lilly, on Oct 22, 2014 at 1:33 pm | 76 comments | 1200 Views

OTHER ISSUES

CSA seeks to crowd-fund survival kits for the homeless

Mountain View's Community Services Agency is raising funds to buy supplies for the city's homeless who are facing the first...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by peter, on Oct 22, 2014 at 1:27 pm | 4 comments | 816 Views

ELECTIONS

Council OKs housing loan to city clerk

On Tues., Oct. 14, Mountain View City Council voted unanimously to provide City Clerk Lorrie Brewer with a loan of $143,000...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by Taxpayer and voter , on Oct 22, 2014 at 12:23 pm | 3 comments | 100 Views
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