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ELECTIONS

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 | 502 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Zuckerberg, Chan join fight against Ebola

Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg and wife Dr. Priscilla Chan announced Tuesday that they have committed $25 million...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2014
Last comment by Susanne, on Oct 15, 2014 at 10:01 pm | 3 comments | 1743 Views

ELECTIONS

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 | 550 Views

ELECTIONS

MV Voters for Housing Diversity website uses deceptive language

When I visited the website for the MV Voters for Housing Diversity website, I found the following written on the main page: ______________________________ Why...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Oct. 29, 2014
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Oct 29, 2014 at 5:53 pm | 3 comments | 574 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stanford doctor in voluntary Ebola quarantine

A Stanford physician who recently returned from Liberia has voluntarily gone into quarantine, and the university has announced...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by Monique Kane, on Oct 31, 2014 at 1:32 pm | 3 comments | 2228 Views

ELECTIONS

Kremen wins Santa Clara Valley Water District seat

The founder of Match.com, Gary Kremen, has won a seat on the Santa Clara Valley Water District board, with 51.62 percent...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by Agriculture, on Nov 5, 2014 at 6:09 pm | 3 comments | 2653 Views

ELECTIONS

Letters to the Editor

<B>Say 'No' to the lame duck rush Read the full story here http://mv-voice.com/print/story/2014/11/14/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Arlene I., on Feb 28, 2015 at 8:23 pm | 3 comments | 886 Views

RESTAURANTS

Let them eat cake

One bite of a kouign-amann from Alexander's Patisserie will dispel any doubts you may have about the quality of a French...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Nov 15, 2014 at 1:35 pm | 3 comments | 4049 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public's help sought to ID burglars caught on video

Burglars of a Palo Alto home Tuesday were recorded by a surveillance camera, and police have posted the video on [https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0onDD6e0N5A&feature=youtu.be...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2014
Last comment by Will bliss , on Nov 23, 2014 at 1:54 am | 3 comments | 4012 Views

AROUND TOWN

Spare the Air day declared for Tuesday

Bay Area residents will be banned from burning firewood and other solid fuels during the Bay Area Air Quality Management...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2014
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Nov 25, 2014 at 2:44 pm | 3 comments | 2208 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Inclement weather prompts warning on hazardous conditions

The National Weather Service has issued a hazardous weather outlook for the San Francisco Bay Area Sunday morning. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2014
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Dec 2, 2014 at 1:06 pm | 3 comments | 2585 Views

AROUND TOWN

Symphony director found guilty of tax fraud

A Superior Court judge found the former executive director of the Peninsula Symphony Association guilty of tax fraud this...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Dec 5, 2014 at 2:46 pm | 3 comments | 2737 Views

RESTAURANTS

Games and grub

A San Mateo native, Vinny Ferrando has been a Bay Area sports fan for as long as he can remember. Practically raised at Candlestick...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by Kari Hendricks , on Dec 12, 2014 at 9:07 pm | 3 comments | 4547 Views

BOOKS

Downtown hair salons burglarized

Two hair salons on Villa Street were burglarized over the weekend when thieves made their way through locked doors and stole...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2014
Last comment by shear<3 , on Dec 22, 2014 at 2:18 pm | 3 comments | 3386 Views

AROUND TOWN

Editorial: Body-worn cameras for police officers benefit them and the public

The push to equip police officers and sheriff's deputies with body-worn cameras that would record interactions with the public,...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2014
Last comment by Sandy, on Dec 23, 2014 at 10:01 pm | 3 comments | 3226 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

No-burn Spare the Air Alert on Friday

A Winter Spare the Air alert has been issued for Friday by the Bay Area Air Quality Management District because of poor...

Original post made on Jan. 3, 2015
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Jan 6, 2015 at 2:48 pm | 3 comments | 2519 Views

AROUND TOWN

Beach access, utilities reform and cultural competency among new laws

New laws ranging from election and utilities reform to beach access and community food producers that were authored by state...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2015
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Jan 8, 2015 at 6:55 pm | 3 comments | 3326 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students kick off discount card program

Two seniors at Mountain View High School are looking to leave one last gift for their fellow students before heading off...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2015
Last comment by Leo Hsia, on Jan 30, 2015 at 12:04 am | 3 comments | 2735 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eighth straight Spare the Air alert for Friday

Another Winter Spare the Air alert has been issued for Friday in the Bay Area, which is nearing last year's record of 11...

Original post made on Jan. 9, 2015
Last comment by Nothing wrong with the air quality, on Jan 12, 2015 at 11:46 am | 3 comments | 2201 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Guest opinion: City will regret light rail station decision

Looking back on the year 2014 we have seen many challenges in the areas of traffic and transportation. One of the most unfortunate...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2015
Last comment by Blue Beard, on Jan 13, 2015 at 6:06 pm | 3 comments | 1125 Views
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