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Google-donated shuttle service gets green light

In January, a small fleet of white and blue electric shuttle buses will begin rolling down the streets of Mountain View on...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by dc, on Oct 27, 2014 at 7:23 pm | 21 comments | 3497 Views

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Protect Your Home!

My wife and I moved to Mountain View 46 years ago. We were told that housing was expensive, and it was. We lived in a...

Original post made by Konrad M. Sosnw on Oct. 27, 2014
Last comment by MVResident67, on Oct 27, 2014 at 5:34 pm | 6 comments | 196 Views

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Two arrests in Walmart robbery

Police arrested two Palo Alto men on Tuesday, Oct. 21, after one of the suspects allegedly robbed a Walmart in Mountain View...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2014
Last comment by Filippo, on Oct 27, 2014 at 3:32 pm | 5 comments | 1333 Views

ELECTIONS

First Candidate for 2014 City Council Election Steps Forward

I just finished reading the article about titled "Surprised by local housing costs? You shouldn't be". The article goes...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Jan. 26, 2014
Last comment by McCoy, on Oct 27, 2014 at 2:07 pm | 3 comments | 812 Views

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Youth Rugby in Mountain View

There is a open Day at AYRU - the Mountain View Based youth ruby organization this Sunday the 26th at Monta Loma Park, from...

Original post made by paul lynch on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by Ellen Wheeler, on Oct 26, 2014 at 9:38 am | 1 comment | 105 Views

ELECTIONS

Modest spending in school board race

So far, campaign spending is low this year for candidates seeking a seat on Mountain View Whisman School District. Not only...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by SVTA Robo-Calls, on Oct 25, 2014 at 10:43 pm | 4 comments | 1524 Views

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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. 25, 2014
Last comment by dad of a student in the class, on Oct 25, 2014 at 9:16 pm | 2 comments | 1256 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council moves ahead with office-heavy San Antonio plan

On Tuesday night the City Council decided it was prudent to add office space for 1,000 employees to the precise plan for...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by Very long time MV resident, on Oct 25, 2014 at 12:09 pm | 41 comments | 6928 Views

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Kaspersak should stay out of LASD politics

I just hung up after getting a robocall from Mike Kaspersak in support of John Swann for LASD school board. To put it mildly,...

Original post made by psr on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by @Whaat??!!, on Oct 24, 2014 at 5:39 pm | 17 comments | 562 Views

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Voter Guide: Santa Clara Valley Water District

The winner in the race for a single seat at the Santa Clara Valley Water District will take on major challenges if elected...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2014
Last comment by Mike B., on Oct 24, 2014 at 1:54 pm | 4 comments | 1754 Views

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What was Mountain View like in the '70s

I am new to the area and am curious what life was like in Mountain View in the 1970s, 1980s and even earlier. I would love...

Original post made by Newbie on Apr. 13, 2008
Last comment by Chuck Harvey, on Oct 24, 2014 at 11:06 am | 168 comments | 41112 Views

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District may split Castro into two schools

Castro Elementary school, home of the Dual Immersion program, may be splitting in half. At the Oct. 9 Mountain View Whisman...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2014
Last comment by Observer, on Oct 23, 2014 at 8:02 pm | 28 comments | 3099 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Open house draws huge crowd to NASA Ames

The public got a rare peak inside the gates of NASA Ames Research Center at Moffett Field on Saturday, which drew tens of...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2014
Last comment by steve, on Oct 23, 2014 at 7:14 pm | 11 comments | 2166 Views

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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 MV Resident, on Oct 22, 2014 at 10:22 pm | 17 comments | 2042 Views

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The True Motivation of Measure N for LASD

Obviously, the True Motive for this measure is to protect Los Altos property values. Just look at the campaign mailer that...

Original post made by DavidR on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by Outside Inside, on Oct 22, 2014 at 10:19 pm | 4 comments | 140 Views

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Editorial endorsement: El Camino Healthcare District

The Voice recommends David Reeder and Margaret Abe-Koga for the El Camino Healthcare District board of directors. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2014
Last comment by Town Resident, on Oct 22, 2014 at 10:06 pm | 7 comments | 2090 Views

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Council OKs housing loan to city clerk

On Tues., Oct. 14, Mountain View City Council voted unanimously to provide City Clerk Lorrie Brewer with a loan of $143,000...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by Taxpayer and voter , on Oct 22, 2014 at 12:23 pm | 3 comments | 138 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

All about the budget

Class was back in session at the Oct. 9 Mountain View Whisman School District board meeting, as members of the community...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by SVTA Robo-calls, on Oct 21, 2014 at 10:41 pm | 2 comments | 993 Views

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Is G-RAIL (GRAIL) in the future of the North Bayshore?

As the only candidate for City Council that takes public transportation or walks to my destinations over 99.9% of the time,...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Oct. 21, 2014
There are no comments yet. 92 Views

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Salem is top fundraiser in council race

The nine residents running for three City Council seats in the November election have some very different fundraising styles,...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Oct 21, 2014 at 7:27 pm | 7 comments | 1938 Views
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