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'All-gender' single-use restroom bill goes to governor

California businesses and state government buildings may be required to make single-occupancy restrooms available to all...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2016
Last comment by nicole, on Aug 26, 2016 at 11:30 am | 6 comments | 1481 Views

ELECTIONS

Landlords rattled by specter of rent control

With favorable polling and two separate rent stabilization measures going before voters this November, the possibility that...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2016
Last comment by Not so awesome , on Aug 26, 2016 at 6:39 am | 55 comments | 9756 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No election for high school district this November

Voters won't be weighing in this November on who joins the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District board of trustees....

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2016
Last comment by MVWSD resident, on Aug 25, 2016 at 5:22 pm | 1 comment | 1729 Views

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BB gun pulled in traffic confrontation

A 29-year-old San Jose man was placed under citizen's arrest last week after he had allegedly pulled a BB gun following a...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2016
Last comment by Citizen Arrest, on Aug 25, 2016 at 3:25 pm | 4 comments | 2057 Views

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Chairs thrown in Sports Page Bar scuffle

Police are searching for a man who allegedly threw chairs at a bartender at the Sports Page Bar last week, and later hit...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2016
Last comment by Jim, on Aug 25, 2016 at 2:59 pm | 2 comments | 2173 Views

ELECTIONS

Brock Turner judge recuses himself from child-porn case

Embattled Santa Clara County Judge Aaron Persky, who is currently facing a recall campaign for his controversial sentencing...

Original post made on Aug. 24, 2016
Last comment by Anonymous, on Aug 24, 2016 at 6:30 pm | 6 comments | 1648 Views

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Man arrested in connection to Airbnb burglary

Mountain View police are warning residents that a growing number of criminals are using Airbnb as a way to burglarize homes...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2016
Last comment by Not for me anymore, on Aug 24, 2016 at 12:35 pm | 7 comments | 7852 Views

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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 | 2283 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 | 1817 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 | 5798 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 | 3521 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 | 6681 Views

ELECTIONS

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 | 727 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 | 2500 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 | 3445 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. 317 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 | 708 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 | 5044 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 | 1320 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 | 8252 Views
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Tava Kitchen shutters in Palo Alto
By Elena Kadvany | 14 comments | 7,531 views