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Charter school-district accord a welcome step

There was good news earlier this month from the Los Altos School District about the possible signing of a five-year agreement...

Original post made on Jul. 26, 2014
Last comment by This isn't over, 41 minutes ago | 34 comments | 870 Views

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School board election kicks off

Four people, including one incumbent, have signaled their intent to run for the three seats on the Los Altos School District...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2014
Last comment by BCS Parent, 13 hours ago | 56 comments | 2645 Views

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Water district race heats up

Gary Kremen, a Silicon Valley entrepreneur and founder of the dating site Match.com, has entered the race for the Santa Clara...

Original post made on Jul. 24, 2014
Last comment by Sarah, 15 hours ago | 6 comments | 1479 Views

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City Council race gets crowded

Nine residents have indicated that they will run for the Mountain View City Council this fall, and the official filing period...

Original post made on Jul. 3, 2014
Last comment by Jerry, on Jul 24, 2014 at 4:48 pm | 24 comments | 4061 Views

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City should step up for Milk Pail

It is difficult to believe that City Council members and top city officials are backpedaling rapidly when asked how they...

Original post made on Apr. 4, 2014
Last comment by Ineke, on Jul 22, 2014 at 10:27 am | 114 comments | 12923 Views

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Council deadlocks on San Antonio housing needs

City Council members found themselves considering a change in course Tuesday after a group of residents called attention...

Original post made on Jul. 4, 2014
Last comment by Fred Flintstone, on Jul 4, 2014 at 12:35 am | 1 comment | 203 Views

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City Council request for pay raise

If the City Council wants a pay raise tell them to ask Google, Linked In, Sobrato, Merlone Geier Partners and all the other...

Original post made by Kay Ritchey on Jun. 15, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Jun 17, 2014 at 5:08 pm | 4 comments | 251 Views

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Open-space bond measure picks up 'yes' votes

With at least 19,000 ballots yet to be counted, the fate of Measure AA, the $300 million bond measure for the Midpeninsula...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2014
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Jun 9, 2014 at 5:02 pm | 1 comment | 1230 Views

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Urban design critic joins debate over city's development

Google's hometown of Mountain View has become a flash point for the debate over Silicon Valley's resistance to allowing new...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2014
Last comment by Garrett , on Jun 7, 2014 at 2:55 pm | 21 comments | 4313 Views

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Smith wins county sheriff's race, Sylva secures judgeship

Sheriff Laurie Smith was re-elected and Julianne Sylva secured the county judgeship in a low-turnout primary election in...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Jun 5, 2014 at 2:40 pm | 2 comments | 1729 Views

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June 3 election: Voice editorial endorsements

The Voice recommends the following in the June 3 election: re-elect Sheriff Laurie Smith; yes on Proposition 42; yes on Measure...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2014
Last comment by Thanks Voice, on Jun 5, 2014 at 1:56 pm | 14 comments | 3146 Views

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Group shifts referendum effort San Antonio center

Community organizers say they will gather signatures for a referendum to stop Merlone Geier's redevelopment of San Antonio...

Original post made on May. 27, 2014
Last comment by Hans Wolters, on May 30, 2014 at 12:34 pm | 2 comments | 2531 Views

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State Assembly District 24: For whom to vote?

Fellow Mountain View residents, One of the offices we are voting for during the June 3rd Primary Election is for the...

Original post made by Greg Coladonato on May. 28, 2014
Last comment by MV Mama, on May 29, 2014 at 8:56 pm | 2 comments | 392 Views

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Caltrain, bikes and 21st century choices

All it takes is a trip downtown at 6 p.m. on a weeknight to see the changes. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2014/05/23/caltrain-bikes-and-21st-centu...

Original post made on May. 26, 2014
Last comment by Janet Lafleur, on May 28, 2014 at 11:16 pm | 8 comments | 565 Views

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Council candidate Lisa Matichak seeks to preserve city's character

After an introduction to Mountain View politics through her neighborhood's opposition to a housing project at 450 Whisman...

Original post made on May. 13, 2014
Last comment by Matt C, on May 24, 2014 at 11:36 am | 52 comments | 3971 Views

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President greeted by MV mayor, 129th Rescue Wing

President Barack Obama has arrived in the Bay Area today for Democratic fundraisers as well as a speech in Mountain View...

Original post made on May. 9, 2014
Last comment by Survival of the fittest, on May 9, 2014 at 7:16 pm | 4 comments | 3066 Views

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67% Council Pay Increase Will Be On November Ballot

Last night, the Mountain View City Council voted to present a 67% pay increase for itself (from $600 to $1000) to the voters...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Apr. 23, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Apr 25, 2014 at 3:58 pm | 3 comments | 270 Views

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Council to ask voters for a raise

City Council members voted Tuesday to trim down a proposed raise in pay for themselves, expressing fear that residents wouldn't...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 24, 2014 at 3:36 pm | 11 comments | 2681 Views

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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 | 200 Views

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Will the Milk Pail survive?

To many residents, the Milk Pail market is a charming Mountain View institution, celebrating its 40th year selling affordable...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2014
Last comment by Malia, on Apr 3, 2014 at 11:30 am | 56 comments | 10951 Views
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