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SCHOOLS & KIDS

More fireworks in the Mountain View Whisman boardroom

Things got ugly at the Mountain View Whisman School District's board meeting, when a tense argument between trustee Steve...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2016
Last comment by MV Parent, on Nov 12, 2016 at 7:50 am | 13 comments | 3289 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Crime briefs

<B>Shooting in Los Altos Hills Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2016/10/21/crime--briefs posted...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2016
There are no comments yet. 520 Views

AROUND TOWN

TCE joins list of known carcinogens

The prevalent groundwater toxin in Mountain View's northern region received new recognition as a health hazard by federal...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2016
Last comment by Common sense, on Nov 11, 2016 at 1:49 pm | 4 comments | 2025 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Khan Academy's experimental school is thriving

Earlier this year, 12-year-old Ana Zeiger did what many middle school-aged students fantasize about: she stopped attending...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2016
Last comment by Plane Speaker, on Nov 11, 2016 at 11:01 am | 19 comments | 6575 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Abandoned dog finds home with police dispatcher

An abandoned dog found a permanent home Saturday after being found only hours earlier in a Mountain View park, police said....

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2016
Last comment by adopt the abandoned, on Nov 11, 2016 at 9:35 am | 10 comments | 2773 Views

ELECTIONS

Change.Org Petition to Electoral College - Make Hillary Clinton President on December 19

Change.Org Petition to Electoral College - Make Hillary Clinton President on December 19 LINK: https://www.change.org/p/electoral-college-electors-electoral-college-make-hil...

Original post made by Thomas Paine on Nov. 11, 2016
There are no comments yet. 445 Views

ELECTIONS

Measure B wins by a large margin; Measure A squeaks by

Two big-money Santa Clara County tax measures intended to address the county's transportation and housing needs have been...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by Common sense, on Nov 10, 2016 at 3:37 pm | 6 comments | 3891 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nurses agree to new hospital contract

After protracted and difficult negotiations that stretched for more than seven months, nurses at El Camino Hospital agreed...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2016
Last comment by Maher, on Nov 10, 2016 at 2:38 pm | 1 comment | 1842 Views

AROUND TOWN

New wood-burning rules as winter Spare the Air season starts

With the Winter Spare the Air season beginning today, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District is reminding residents...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2016
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 10, 2016 at 12:09 pm | 27 comments | 2893 Views

ELECTIONS

Wilson, Blakely and Gutierrez lead in school board race

With all 33 precincts reporting, incumbent Jose Gutierrez and candidates Tamara Wilson and Laura Blakely appear to be the...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by Stevenson parent , on Nov 9, 2016 at 11:50 pm | 4 comments | 2320 Views

AROUND TOWN

New hotel approved for North Bayshore

A proposal for the North Bayshore neighborhood's first hotel was unanimously approved by the Mountain View City Council....

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2016
Last comment by FormerResident, on Nov 9, 2016 at 6:25 pm | 2 comments | 1960 Views

ELECTIONS

Voters split on rent control measures

Election night results show Mountain View voters are leaning toward yes on the Measure V rent control charter amendment and...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by ANON, on Nov 9, 2016 at 12:51 pm | 5 comments | 4621 Views

ELECTIONS

Guest Opinion: Renters deserve some protections

I'm one of the fortunate minority in the city: I own my house. My wife and I moved to Mountain View in 1998 and in the interim...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2016
Last comment by Get Ready! Can You Say the next President is, on Nov 8, 2016 at 8:22 pm | 68 comments | 3456 Views

ELECTIONS

Guest opinion: Rent stabilization is still rent control

Mountain View voters will be asked in the upcoming election to consider two rent control measures, V and W. Both measures...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2016
Last comment by Mike_, on Nov 8, 2016 at 7:08 pm | 58 comments | 2678 Views

AROUND TOWN

Caltrain to survey riders on bike parking

Caltrain passengers can give their opinion on bike parking issues at the transit agency's stations via an online survey that...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Nov 8, 2016 at 6:16 pm | 2 comments | 1174 Views

ELECTIONS

Burnt toast forces voters from county building

Hundreds of people, including residents trying to vote, were briefly evacuated from a Santa Clara County building in San...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2016
Last comment by ProudAmerican, on Nov 8, 2016 at 5:25 pm | 1 comment | 1462 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man arrested at Little Caesar's Pizza, again

For the second time in two weeks, a 25-year-old transient man has been arrested at Little Caesar's Pizza in Mountain View,...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2016
Last comment by mountainview_local, on Nov 8, 2016 at 6:57 am | 10 comments | 4723 Views

ELECTIONS

Rent control opponents raise $1.2M to defeat Bay Area measures

It looks like no expense is being spared to defeat ballot initiatives restricting apartment rents in Mountain View and four...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2016
Last comment by The Donald, on Nov 7, 2016 at 9:05 pm | 85 comments | 5714 Views

ELECTIONS

*****Voting Information for Measure V*****

So Much information is being withheld from the public. It is so important for the public to know and understand that Measure...

Original post made by Mike_ on Oct. 22, 2016
Last comment by Mike_, on Nov 7, 2016 at 8:57 pm | 47 comments | 822 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Ahead of rent-control vote, eviction spree hits tenants

For Elized Ramirez, this is a time of uncertainty, when her longstanding financial planning has been thrown into limbo. In...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2016
Last comment by Mike_, on Nov 7, 2016 at 8:53 pm | 58 comments | 7131 Views
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