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Online Voter Registration-A Bad Idea

09/12/2011 Howdy, Recently I was contacted by a super-group of concerned citizens about California Senate Bill 397...

Original post made by Alan Whitehorn on Sep. 13, 2011
There are no comments yet. 2165 Views


Keep Outside Money Out of Local Politics

I follow the city council race closely because I care about the city very much. It is very important for me to have someone...

Original post made by alarmed_citizen on Oct. 14, 2014
Last comment by Looks like Outside money worked, on Nov 6, 2014 at 4:23 pm | 117 comments | 3377 Views


Greg Unangst a Strong Candidate for Mountain View Council

In the October 10 issue of the Voice, I noted with interest that Greg Unangst is the only candidate for Mountain View City...

Original post made by Allen Henderson on Oct. 15, 2014
Last comment by concerned citizen, on Oct 15, 2014 at 8:01 pm | 3 comments | 576 Views


The Santa Clara County Board of Education race

This race has always gotten very little attention from the media. The people who run for that Board have usually not run...

Original post made by C.O.C.-Concerned about our County on Oct. 31, 2012
Last comment by C.O.C.-Concerned about our County, on Nov 1, 2012 at 5:04 pm | 2 comments | 3349 Views


November election

Do we know who is running for office?...

Original post made by Curious on Jul. 15, 2008
Last comment by EMT, on Jul 20, 2008 at 9:30 am | 2 comments | 4060 Views


No news story on MVWESD or MVLA races

Last I checked the banner above said Mountain Virw Voice yet there is an update of the Los Altos SD race but nothing on...

Original post made by Dave Williams on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by LASD Victory For Students, on Nov 9, 2014 at 8:50 am | 1 comment | 460 Views


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 | 634 Views


Schmidt wins new District 7 seat on water board

The newly created seat on the Santa Clara Valley Water District's board of directors will be filled by Brian Schmidt, a 43-year-old...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Nov 5, 2010 at 12:53 pm | 1 comment | 3958 Views


Chris Clark in line to be 2014 mayor

It's a tradition that hasn't failed in almost 10 years: at the start of every new year, the city's vice mayor rotates into...

Original post made on Jan. 7, 2014
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Jan 10, 2014 at 9:51 am | 8 comments | 4444 Views


LASD narrows down new school options

After months of soliciting public opinion from hundreds of district parents and residents, the Los Altos School District...

Original post made on Aug. 14, 2015
Last comment by Not in MV, on Sep 21, 2015 at 10:56 am | 76 comments | 4489 Views


Newcomers vie for seat on council

A week into the City Council election nomination period six potential candidates have pulled papers to enter the November...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2012
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Aug 3, 2012 at 8:12 pm | 13 comments | 2521 Views


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 Rich, on Nov 2, 2014 at 11:18 am | 19 comments | 5279 Views


Election results show city leans left

Mountain View showed its political stripes in the November election, voting to the left of the county and much of the state...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2008
Last comment by smart growther, on Dec 20, 2008 at 3:42 pm | 1 comment | 3209 Views


Council campaign on a shoestring

A city policy encourages City Council candidates to spend less than $20,000 on their election campaigns, but candidate Greg...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2010
Last comment by the299crew, on Aug 30, 2010 at 12:47 pm | 10 comments | 9304 Views


A thrifty race for MVWSD board

Relatively little money has been raised or spent by candidates running for the board of trustees of the Mountain View Whisman...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2012
Last comment by Teacher, on Oct 28, 2012 at 10:38 am | 4 comments | 8513 Views


Voter Guide: Measure A to raise City Council pay

After an effort in 2006 to raise City Council pay to $1,500 a month failed by 700 votes, Measure A is another effort to boost...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by Jan Janes, on Oct 14, 2014 at 5:01 pm | 9 comments | 5102 Views


Google wunderkind running for council

At 20 years old Aaron Jabbari is as young as City Council candidates come. But according to Jabbari's resume, taking on a...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2010
Last comment by "Just Think About It", on Aug 26, 2010 at 1:47 pm | 1 comment | 3463 Views


Election pumps up local volunteers

Gilda Desimone and Madeline Damianu paced the downtown train station for hours on Monday, urging morning commuters to vote...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2014
Last comment by Renee Albera, on Apr 17, 2014 at 6:55 pm | 1 comment | 775 Views


Special interest groups invest in council election

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

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by mike, on Oct 12, 2014 at 1:55 pm | 6 comments | 6778 Views


NASA interns evicted as shutdown takes effect

It's one thing to be out of work during the federal shutdown, but it's another to get evicted when you're far from home....

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2013
Last comment by Ted, on Oct 8, 2013 at 10:15 pm | 6 comments | 11046 Views
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La Bohème, now open on California Avenue
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