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SCHOOLS & KIDS

School PTAs rally behind Measure N

While no one knows how Measure N will fare at the ballot box, lop-sided campaign spending shows school bond supporters appear...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2014
Last comment by Stupid Voter, 1 hour ago | 8 comments | 243 Views

AROUND TOWN

City struggles to add park space

At Tuesday night's City Council meeting, it became clear how difficult it is to add new park space in the city as council...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by Gilberte, 2 hours ago | 35 comments | 1792 Views

ELECTIONS

Independent spending continues in council race

As the final days of the City Council election approach, the mysterious Neighborhood Empowerment Coalition continues to report...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2014
Last comment by Council Watcher, 2 hours ago | 4 comments | 277 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board candidates face tough questions from students

Students at Stevenson Elementary are getting an up-close look at school board candidates for the Mountain View Whisman School...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2014
Last comment by door to door?, 3 hours ago | 11 comments | 1645 Views

ELECTIONS

Traffic claim on council candidate's mailer raises questions

City Council candidate Ellen Kamei has sent out a mailer that makes a controversial claim: Adding 5,000 new homes in North...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2014
Last comment by mel, 4 hours ago | 10 comments | 884 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man arrested for tampering with vehicle

A 19-year-old man was arrested last week after he allegedly attempted to jimmy open a vehicle at 1250 Grant Road. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2014
Last comment by The Joker, 5 hours ago | 4 comments | 269 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 Kathy, 5 hours ago | 108 comments | 1926 Views

RESTAURANTS

Classic comfort food — minus the meat

If the idea of veggie proteins gets your mouth watering, have I got the place for you. While tempeh, soy and seitan may not...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2014
Last comment by Julie Lovins, 5 hours ago | 1 comment | 31 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stanford doctor in voluntary Ebola quarantine

A Stanford physician who recently returned from Liberia has voluntarily gone into quarantine, and the university has announced...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by Monique Kane, 8 hours ago | 3 comments | 495 Views

ELECTIONS

Fung still tops healthcare district race spending

In a competitive race, all three candidates competing for two seats on the El Camino Healthcare District board ratcheted...

Original post made on Oct. 29, 2014
Last comment by Helen, 9 hours ago | 4 comments | 798 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man hits construction worker with pipe

Police arrested a man last week after he got into a fight at a construction site in Mountain View and allegedly hit another...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by Ban the pipes, 10 hours ago | 2 comments | 552 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 baffled, 22 hours ago | 43 comments | 4122 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 Jim Neal, 22 hours ago | 31 comments | 3568 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fitness center to replace Grant Road businesses

City Council members struggled to keep a bagel shop in business as a shopping center owner proposed to replace it and several...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2013
Last comment by Sparty, 22 hours ago | 57 comments | 7603 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 Omar Chatty, 23 hours ago | 74 comments | 4766 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 Not Lazy!, on Oct 30, 2014 at 3:06 pm | 9 comments | 1390 Views

ELECTIONS

Voice endorsements: City Council

With three termed-out members making way for three newcomers on the Mountain View City Council, nine residents are vying...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Better Idea, on Oct 30, 2014 at 11:24 am | 22 comments | 766 Views

SPORTS

Burrowing owls found dead at Shoreline Golf course

City officials revealed this week that a pair of the city's rare burrowing owls were found dead in their burrow on the Shoreline...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2014
Last comment by Horton, on Oct 30, 2014 at 6:58 am | 58 comments | 8664 Views

ELECTIONS

Voice endorsement: Schmidt for Santa Clara Valley Water Board

The Voice endorses incumbent Brian Schmidt over challenger Gary Kremen for a seat on the Santa Clara Valley Water District. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by HydroCurious, on Oct 29, 2014 at 11:12 pm | 11 comments | 1324 Views

ELECTIONS

MV Voters for Housing Diversity website uses deceptive language

When I visited the website for the MV Voters for Housing Diversity website, I found the following written on the main page: ______________________________ Why...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Oct. 29, 2014
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Oct 29, 2014 at 5:53 pm | 3 comments | 143 Views
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