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ELECTIONS

Mountain View council endorses Bay restoration tax

The Mountain View City Council voted last week to endorse Measure AA, a proposed parcel tax designed to clean up the San...

Original post made on May. 11, 2016
Last comment by Jim Neal, on May 16, 2016 at 9:55 am | 16 comments | 2025 Views

AROUND TOWN

REAL ESTATE MATTERS

Real estate contracts: secrets you should know Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2016/04/22/real-estate-matters...

Original post made on May. 14, 2016
There are no comments yet. 269 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police arrest prowling suspect

Police arrested a 29-year-old transient man Thursday night after he was allegedly found prowling on San Luis Avenue with...

Original post made on May. 13, 2016
Last comment by Ron, on May 13, 2016 at 3:46 pm | 3 comments | 1314 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pay raises ahead for high school teachers

For years, the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District has been home to some of the most well-compensated teachers in...

Original post made on May. 9, 2016
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 13, 2016 at 7:25 am | 17 comments | 2819 Views

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Assembly hopefuls square off in candidates' forum

Eight candidates looking to replace outgoing state Assemblyman Rich Gordon will discuss their political positions on Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 9, 2016
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on May 12, 2016 at 5:25 pm | 7 comments | 1904 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Santa Clara County to assess health of Asian residents

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors approved Tuesday, May 10, a new health assessment of the county's Asian residents...

Original post made on May. 12, 2016
Last comment by vkmo, on May 12, 2016 at 5:09 pm | 1 comment | 1031 Views

ELECTIONS

Strong fundraising boosts Marc Berman, Vicki Veenker in state Assembly race

Palo Alto Councilman Marc Berman raised $104,481 in the latest reporting period for his bid to succeed Rich Gordon in the...

Original post made on May. 2, 2016
Last comment by SRB, on May 12, 2016 at 5:07 pm | 5 comments | 1624 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County officials eye housing tax measure

In an ongoing effort to shore up affordable housing throughout the South Bay, the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors...

Original post made on May. 5, 2016
Last comment by @wake up people, on May 11, 2016 at 7:08 pm | 25 comments | 2568 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police seek Los Altos burglary suspect

Police are seeking the public's help in identifying a suspect caught on camera burglarizing a Los Altos home partially under...

Original post made on May. 11, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1619 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Housing crisis forces CSA to shift gears

For decades, the Community Services Agency of Mountain View and Los Altos has served as the safety net for residents in need....

Original post made on May. 10, 2016
Last comment by the_punnisher, on May 11, 2016 at 3:44 pm | 1 comment | 2502 Views

ELECTIONS

Much-criticized mediation program wins council approval

In a 4-3 vote, the Mountain View City Council gave the final nod to an ordinance creating a mandatory-mediation program to...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2016
Last comment by Maher, on May 10, 2016 at 3:34 pm | 56 comments | 3066 Views

ELECTIONS

High-speed rail team makes whistle stop in MV

With a fresh new business plan in hand, officials with the California High Speed Rail Authority updated Mountain View leaders...

Original post made on May. 6, 2016
Last comment by Brown's Biggest Boondoggle, on May 9, 2016 at 11:45 pm | 11 comments | 3071 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tenants' group launches outreach campaign

Tenants' advocates are launching a new outreach campaign this weekend as part of an effort to get a rent-stabilization measure...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2016
Last comment by sfcanative, on May 9, 2016 at 12:32 pm | 58 comments | 3538 Views

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Judge: Rail authority's funding plan violated law

The California High-Speed Rail Authority violated state law and "abused its discretion" in proceeding with the controversial...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2013
Last comment by Jim Neal, on May 9, 2016 at 8:14 am | 14 comments | 8402 Views

ELECTIONS

Presidential contest comes to Mountain View

In a prelude to the upcoming California primary, the state Democratic Party held its own mini-elections in Mountain View...

Original post made on May. 2, 2016
Last comment by NO SHOW (alter), on May 8, 2016 at 5:39 pm | 10 comments | 2329 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City sniffs out food-composting program

Mountain View homeowners could soon be prodded to compost more of their food scraps under a new waste-management program...

Original post made on May. 4, 2016
Last comment by Rodger, on May 8, 2016 at 11:03 am | 27 comments | 3041 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Big pay raise for high school

5% raise? What are other local school districts offering? $141k to work 10 months a year? This seems obscene...

Original post made by Member on May. 8, 2016
There are no comments yet. 214 Views

SPORTS

Google Fiber gets a green light

Over the next three years, Google will gradually bring online its ultra-high speed internet service throughout its hometown,...

Original post made on May. 4, 2016
Last comment by Another Googler, on May 7, 2016 at 8:10 am | 19 comments | 18340 Views

OTHER ISSUES

More seniors becoming homeless in Santa Clara County

The faces of Santa Clara County's homeless residents are getting older, as more seniors are unable to afford the region's...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2016
Last comment by Alice Schaffer Smith, on May 6, 2016 at 6:51 pm | 13 comments | 2651 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV-Whisman teacher negotiations stalled

Representatives from the Mountain View Educators Association (MVEA) are calling contract negotiations "dead in the water"...

Original post made on Apr. 28, 2016
Last comment by not misinformed or inaccurate, on May 5, 2016 at 12:37 pm | 24 comments | 3033 Views
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