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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, 1 hour ago | 1 comment | 654 Views

AROUND TOWN

'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 OldMountainViewGuy, 2 hours ago | 5 comments | 583 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Two vie for county school-board seat

Palo Alto residents Grace Mah and Sheena Chin are running for Mah's seat on the Santa Clara County Board of Education this...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2016
Last comment by parent, 2 hours ago | 5 comments | 1111 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board approves big teacher pay increase

Teachers in the Mountain View Whisman School District can rejoice, after school board members unanimously approved a new...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2016
Last comment by Robyn, 2 hours ago | 10 comments | 1971 Views

AROUND TOWN

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, 3 hours ago | 4 comments | 576 Views

AROUND TOWN

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, 3 hours ago | 2 comments | 777 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Letter to the editor

<B>Development issues worth the ink Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2016/08/12/letter-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2016
Last comment by Fred Lee, 3 hours ago | 1 comment | 121 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, 23 hours ago | 6 comments | 973 Views

AROUND TOWN

Age-discrimination lawsuit against HP

Four former employees have filed a federal class-action lawsuit against Hewlett-Packard for age discrimination, according...

Original post made on Aug. 23, 2016
Last comment by Bob, on Aug 24, 2016 at 5:26 pm | 6 comments | 1974 Views

AROUND TOWN

Rent control measures go before council next week

The Mountain View City Council next week will consider two rent control ballot measures for the November election. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 2, 2016
Last comment by @Linda Curtis, on Aug 24, 2016 at 3:08 pm | 61 comments | 2873 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 | 4371 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 | 1723 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 | 1032 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 You've been warned, on Aug 24, 2016 at 8:26 am | 52 comments | 6526 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 4308 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 | 2320 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 | 2218 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 | 4325 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 | 262 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 1746 Views
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