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ELECTIONS

Is the North Bayshore Really the Biggest Issue?

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Original post made by Jim Neal on Nov. 1, 2014
Last comment by floored, on Nov 4, 2014 at 12:10 pm | 8 comments | 314 Views

AROUND TOWN

Smoking ban takes effect Tuesday

A new ban on smoking near publicly accessible buildings and outdoor dining areas goes into effect Tuesday, May 15, which...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Non-Smoker, on Nov 4, 2014 at 11:25 am | 14 comments | 2872 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Try our Twos Class at St. Timothy’s Preschool for free on Nov. 13

Try our Twos Class at St. Timothy’s Preschool for free on Thurs., Nov. 13, from 9:15 -10:45 am. Please RSVP to 650-967-4724...

Original post made by St. Timothy\'s Preschool on Nov. 4, 2014
There are no comments yet. 86 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Voice's editorial endorsement: Mountain View-Los Altos High School District

The Voice editorial board recommends supporting incumbents Debbie Torok and Joe Mitchner, and challenger Fiona Walter for...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2014
Last comment by Anthony Moor, on Nov 3, 2014 at 7:10 pm | 2 comments | 2227 Views

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 Sad, on Nov 3, 2014 at 3:58 pm | 48 comments | 2393 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 BvP, on Nov 3, 2014 at 2:51 pm | 16 comments | 3172 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council race: Jobs-housing balance is key for council candidate Greg Unangst

Mountain View resident Greg Unangst is aiming to spend a good bit of his retirement as a Mountain View City Council member...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2014
Last comment by Christopher Chiang, on Nov 2, 2014 at 9:30 pm | 8 comments | 3360 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Personal Endorsement from a LASD Board Member

Endorsements 2014 http://lasdobserver.blogspot.com/2014/10/endorsements-2014.html It's election time, and like most folks...

Original post made by Thank You Doug on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by LASD Citizen, on Nov 2, 2014 at 2:09 pm | 9 comments | 363 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Classic comfort food -- minus the meat

Veggie Grill is whipping up fresh and creative dishes that may change your mind about a vegan diet. Read the full story...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2014
Last comment by JC, on Nov 2, 2014 at 1:31 pm | 1 comment | 1394 Views

ELECTIONS

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 Rich, on Nov 2, 2014 at 11:18 am | 19 comments | 2549 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 Rich, on Nov 2, 2014 at 10:27 am | 6 comments | 1811 Views

ELECTIONS

Kremen's financial tsunami continues in water district race

From a monetary perspective, Santa Clara Valley Water District board challenger Gary Kremen remains the race's "War Admiral"...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2014
Last comment by SRB, on Nov 2, 2014 at 7:11 am | 1 comment | 1116 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Curtains' rises on Broadway spoof

The whodunit Broadway musical is a wise-cracking comedy seasoned with risqué innuendos and campy song-and-dance numbers....

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2014
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Nov 1, 2014 at 4:12 pm | 1 comment | 891 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Civility Roundtable takes on housing crisis

With a goal of having a difficult but civil discussion on housing affordability, Mountain View's fifth Civility Roundtable...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2014
Last comment by Lucas Ramirez, on Nov 1, 2014 at 9:19 am | 1 comment | 321 Views

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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...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2014
Last comment by Hmmm, on Oct 31, 2014 at 4:08 pm | 1 comment | 1818 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, on Oct 31, 2014 at 3:57 pm | 1 comment | 248 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, on Oct 31, 2014 at 1:32 pm | 3 comments | 1370 Views

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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, on Oct 31, 2014 at 11:14 am | 2 comments | 1563 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, on Oct 30, 2014 at 11:14 pm | 31 comments | 3973 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, on Oct 30, 2014 at 11:06 pm | 57 comments | 7999 Views
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