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Housing issues top city's October agenda

Following a crush of complaints from local renters, Mountain View leaders are scheduling an ambitious series of meetings...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2015
Last comment by Gary, on Oct 7, 2015 at 11:18 am | 26 comments | 5368 Views

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Finance program for efficiency upgrades expands to Mountain View

The City Council recently voted to make the HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program available to local residents....

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2015
Last comment by Beware, on Oct 6, 2015 at 9:32 pm | 3 comments | 2654 Views

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MV Chamber announces interim CEO

In a changing of the guard, the Mountain View Chamber of Commerce has appointed longtime board member Julie Hart Conde as...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2015
Last comment by Eric, on Oct 6, 2015 at 2:59 pm | 1 comment | 2873 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Report: Silicon Valley incomes continue upsurge

Silicon Valley's median household income rose to $98,500 from 2013 to 2014, the Joint Venture Silicon Valley's Institute...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by @@resident, on Oct 6, 2015 at 11:44 am | 6 comments | 2838 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rival developers offer options for downtown hotel

Competing development firms delivered two distinct visions on Monday for a luxury hotel in the heart of downtown Mountain...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2015
Last comment by @resident of ML, on Oct 5, 2015 at 3:00 pm | 16 comments | 6061 Views

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LinkedIn campus plans win praise

LinkedIn's transformative plans for a new North Bayshore campus received a round of accolades from Mountain View officials...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2015
Last comment by AC, on Oct 4, 2015 at 7:44 pm | 9 comments | 5435 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board throws support behind preschool expansion

Preschool has been lauded by education advocates as an essential part of early childhood development, and important tool...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
Last comment by More data, on Oct 3, 2015 at 5:08 pm | 5 comments | 2447 Views

ELECTIONS

Letters to the editor

<B>Renewable-energy effort gains force Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2015/10/02/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by Cherie Walkowiak, on Oct 2, 2015 at 6:00 pm | 2 comments | 1224 Views

BOOKS

NASA celebrates "The Martian" release

Plenty of movies have chronicled space exploration, but never before has a film generated quite so much excitement at NASA...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by Ken, on Oct 2, 2015 at 4:46 pm | 1 comment | 2737 Views

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When science meets science fiction

When it comes to pondering the universe beyond Earth, the number of questions that come to mind might seem, well, astronomical....

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2015
Last comment by Hmm, on Oct 2, 2015 at 3:31 pm | 1 comment | 3595 Views

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Huff named Blue Ribbon School

Mountain View's own Huff Elementary School has been named a National Blue Ribbon School this week, one of only two schools...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2015
Last comment by Wow!, on Oct 2, 2015 at 11:38 am | 9 comments | 2645 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Woman's car attacked by hammer-wielding man

Police arrested a 57-year-old Mountain View man last week after he allegedly approached a woman in her vehicle and began...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2015
Last comment by Scott, on Oct 2, 2015 at 11:36 am | 6 comments | 3595 Views

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Office planned for downtown church property

In a bid to balance its bottom line, St. Joseph Roman Catholic Church of Mountain View is planning to lease out its Castro...

Original post made on Aug. 7, 2015
Last comment by Church property for commercial use should be taxed, on Oct 2, 2015 at 11:23 am | 13 comments | 5322 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis pulls ahead with top test scores

For many charter schools in Santa Clara County, the results of the first Common Core-aligned standardized tests were a wake-up...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2015
Last comment by Another View, on Oct 1, 2015 at 4:22 pm | 4 comments | 3854 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Suspect in fatal stabbing arrested in Mountain View

A 35-year-old man was arrested in a fatal stabbing during a teen's birthday celebration in unincorporated Morgan Hill over...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2015
Last comment by Sage, on Oct 1, 2015 at 10:56 am | 3 comments | 1018 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students' poor test scores prompt call for action

There are no two ways about it. School administrators and board members at the Mountain View Whisman School District agreed...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by @Otto Maddox, on Sep 30, 2015 at 8:45 pm | 52 comments | 7459 Views

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New track and field in the works for Crittenden Middle School

The city's middle schools may soon have some parity when it comes to playing field quality, after City Council members supported...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2013
Last comment by John Kostka, on Sep 30, 2015 at 3:29 pm | 10 comments | 14273 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustee upset over school board agendas

The normally mundane and uncontroversial process of setting items for future agendas in the Mountain View Whisman School...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2015
Last comment by Internet Referee, on Sep 30, 2015 at 1:32 pm | 18 comments | 1831 Views

OTHER ISSUES

New affordable housing comes with big price tag

A city committee gave initial support Tuesday for contributing $5.8 million toward building 60 units of affordable housing...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2015
Last comment by Amy, on Sep 30, 2015 at 9:48 am | 15 comments | 3876 Views

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Rainy season off to a dry start

Weather forecasters are predicting the next two weeks will be dry in the Bay Area, according to officials with the National...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2015
Last comment by Scott, on Sep 30, 2015 at 9:46 am | 4 comments | 2628 Views
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