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Measure A passes with a slim victory

Santa Clara County officials announced Monday that Measure A, the $950 million affordable housing bond designed to help house...

Original post made on Nov. 23, 2016
Last comment by Housing first works!, on Nov 30, 2016 at 10:45 am | 4 comments | 1652 Views

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Santa Clara County eyes plan to offer legal aid to undocumented residents

Undocumented immigrants facing threats of deportation by the forthcoming Trump administration may soon have more legal help...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2016
Last comment by The Donald, on Nov 22, 2016 at 8:41 pm | 12 comments | 2922 Views

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Guest opinion:We must confront Trump's agenda onsustainability and human rights issues

Listening to commentators discuss the presidential election, one might think that Donald Trump had won by a landslide. In...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2016
Last comment by Bob 2, on Nov 22, 2016 at 8:49 am | 18 comments | 785 Views

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City Council backs immediate eviction protections

In an effort to staunch a recent wave of evictions, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday morning voted to immediately...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2016
Last comment by The Donald, on Nov 20, 2016 at 4:07 pm | 34 comments | 4730 Views

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Fearing evictions, city backs immediate tenant protections

In an effort to staunch a recent wave of evictions, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday morning voted to immediately...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2016
Last comment by Happy Days, on Nov 15, 2016 at 2:46 pm | 2 comments | 213 Views

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Measure V ekes out narrow win

In a result that has huge implications for the local housing market, Mountain View voters have dealt a narrow win to the...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by renter economist, on Nov 14, 2016 at 4:14 pm | 112 comments | 19580 Views

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Los Altos police chief to retire next month

The police chief of the Los Altos Police Department announced his retirement, department officials said Wednesday. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2016
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Nov 14, 2016 at 3:43 pm | 1 comment | 1001 Views

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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
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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 | 3454 Views

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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 | 1916 Views

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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 | 3 comments | 4204 Views

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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 | 3065 Views

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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 | 2330 Views

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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 | 1127 Views

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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 | 5178 Views

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*****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 | 706 Views

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Assembly race splits Democratic establishment

Unlike in recent years, where the district's anointed Democrat rolled to a comfortable Election Day victory, this year's...

Original post made on Oct. 28, 2016
Last comment by Liz Lynx, on Nov 7, 2016 at 7:44 pm | 9 comments | 2212 Views

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Editorial endorsement: Mountain View City Council

The ==I Voice== endorses incumbents John McAlister and Chris Clark, and challengers Lisa Matichak and Lucas Ramirez. Read...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2016
Last comment by Monta Loma, on Nov 7, 2016 at 6:46 pm | 25 comments | 4575 Views

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LASD school board: two vie for one seat

The Los Altos School District has been out of the spotight in recent years, after signing a five-year agreement resolving...

Original post made on Oct. 7, 2016
Last comment by Tamara Logan, on Nov 7, 2016 at 6:17 pm | 19 comments | 2828 Views

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Editorial endorsement: Measure V is the right choice to protect renters and the community

Mountain View voters who flat-out oppose rent control in any form will have an easy decision when they cast their ballots...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2016
Last comment by Mike_, on Nov 7, 2016 at 11:04 am | 56 comments | 5032 Views
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