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Editorial: Public interest not served by police department policy

The Mountain View Police Department's creation of a wall denying access to traffic-accident information to the public and...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2016
Last comment by Rossta, on Aug 24, 2016 at 10:14 am | 8 comments | 1898 Views

ELECTIONS

State Supreme Court upholds California teacher tenure law

The California Supreme Court on Monday upheld the state's laws on public-school teacher tenure after a lower court found...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2016
Last comment by No decision at all, on Aug 24, 2016 at 9:34 am | 8 comments | 1254 Views

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Peter deCourcy Hero, who transformed Silicon Valley philanthropy, has died

The man who was instrumental in helping tech tycoons channel their millions to charitable giving, Peter deCourcy Hero, has...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2016
Last comment by Catherine Brown, on Aug 23, 2016 at 4:42 pm | 3 comments | 4737 Views

ELECTIONS

School board member to run for council seat

A late addition to the pool of City Council candidates, Greg Coladonato announced he is running, despite being only halfway...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2016
Last comment by School board watcher, on Aug 23, 2016 at 3:33 pm | 19 comments | 2664 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stevenson school design overhauled again

The Mountain View Whisman School District spent months considering five options for building new facilities for Stevenson...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2016
Last comment by ST parent, on Aug 23, 2016 at 10:53 am | 21 comments | 2396 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Traffic accident data tough to get from police department

Last year, Mountain View saw a spike in traffic fatalities, with six people losing their lives in crosswalks, major intersections...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2016
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Aug 22, 2016 at 2:10 pm | 15 comments | 4765 Views

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Letter to the editor

<B>What's really behind rent measure? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2016/08/19/letter-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2016
Last comment by True, on Aug 21, 2016 at 11:28 pm | 8 comments | 323 Views

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Caltrain electrification project gets $20 million CalSTA grant

The California State Transportation Agency (CalSTA) announced Tuesday that it will give Caltrain one of 14 cap-and-trade...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2016
Last comment by ivg, on Aug 21, 2016 at 9:20 am | 13 comments | 1843 Views

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Bringing Bernie's agenda to Mountain View

Over the last months, Ken "Kacey" Carpenter describes himself as experiencing a political awakening of sorts. Read the...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2016
Last comment by ivg, on Aug 21, 2016 at 9:09 am | 18 comments | 2737 Views

RESTAURANTS

New Srasa Kitchen site at 292 Castro

This is the latest and long-expected local project of the Poon family, accomplished serial restaurateurs with Cambodian roots....

Original post made by Max Hauser on Aug. 20, 2016
There are no comments yet. 120 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teens help peers get their ACT together

Preparing for college admission tests like the SAT and ACT is tough and time-consuming, but it doesn't have to be expensive....

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2016
Last comment by Charlotte Park, on Aug 19, 2016 at 6:51 pm | 1 comment | 227 Views

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City-backed rent control heads to ballot

This November, Mountain View voters will have a choice of two competing ballot measures that would both restrict increases...

Original post made on Aug. 10, 2016
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Aug 19, 2016 at 6:46 pm | 30 comments | 4140 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council backs plan to close Castro Street at train tracks

In a decision with big impacts for the city's scenic downtown, the Mountain View City Council backed plans to close Castro...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2016
Last comment by Castro foodie, on Aug 19, 2016 at 4:33 pm | 11 comments | 845 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View heads back to school

As if on cue at 7:45 a.m., Huff Elementary School went from a ghost town to a bustling center of activity Monday morning,...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2016
Last comment by yeah speeds bumps, on Aug 18, 2016 at 10:32 pm | 6 comments | 6956 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Jackhammer thrown in fight between roommates

Police arrested a Mountain View resident over the weekend after he allegedly got into fights with his female roommate, including...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2016
Last comment by I-Got-mine, on Aug 18, 2016 at 6:42 pm | 2 comments | 4933 Views

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Housing advocates turn to the ballot box

Like other North County communities, Cupertino is a city at a crossroads. Carried for years by explosive tech-sector growth,...

Original post made on Aug. 12, 2016
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Aug 18, 2016 at 4:56 pm | 8 comments | 5480 Views

ELECTIONS

Foothill-De Anza board faces contested race

The Foothill-De Anza Community College District's board of trustees often sits out during the November general election,...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2016
Last comment by Paula Noonan, on Aug 18, 2016 at 3:31 pm | 3 comments | 2454 Views

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All that glitters

Eureka! is an all-American restaurant. There's American craft beer, American small-batch whiskeys and a menu showcasing everything...

Original post made on Aug. 18, 2016
Last comment by fan!, on Aug 18, 2016 at 11:24 am | 2 comments | 1963 Views

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Man arrested on child porn charges

An 18-year-old Mountain View man was arrested Wednesday after he was allegedly found to be in possession of devices containing...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2016
Last comment by Sad, on Aug 17, 2016 at 3:25 pm | 1 comment | 4435 Views

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Immigrant House heads to its new home

One of the Mountain View's oldest domiciles, the former farm-laborer cottage known as the Immigrant House, is settling into...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2016
Last comment by Marty Estrada, on Aug 17, 2016 at 10:23 am | 5 comments | 5609 Views
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