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Brown signs legislation broadening restroom access laws

Gov. Jerry Brown has signed legislation that is being considered the most inclusive restroom access law in the nation, California...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2016
Last comment by Thomas Jefferson, on Oct 3, 2016 at 2:42 pm | 1 comment | 1350 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Another stab at drawing new school boundaries

The Mountain View Whisman School District kicked off a new effort to change attendance boundaries, marking the second attempt...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Cfrink, on Oct 3, 2016 at 12:29 am | 15 comments | 4269 Views

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The search continues at SETI

Mankind is as lonely as ever in the universe, but the search for neighbors goes on. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/2016/09/30/the-search-continues-at-seti...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Plane Speaker, on Oct 2, 2016 at 11:58 am | 3 comments | 3608 Views

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Traffic could put limits on North Bayshore housing plans

Aspirational plans by Mountain View City Council members to allow up to 10,000 new housing units in North Bayshore may hit...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2016
Last comment by ivg, on Oct 2, 2016 at 10:27 am | 14 comments | 2908 Views

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Governor signs sexual-assault bill inspired by Brock Turner case

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed into law today a new bill that would establish a mandatory prison sentence of three to...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2016
There are no comments yet. 1497 Views

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Guest opinion: What you should know if you want to run for the school board.

Having served as board clerk, vice president and president during my time on the board, here's what I think you should know. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Christopher Chiang, on Oct 1, 2016 at 2:36 pm | 5 comments | 657 Views

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We're about to have an RPP program worse than PA, if that's even possible.

Meanwhile, while Props V&W are keeping most residents distracted prior to the election, city council will quietly approve...

Original post made by Shenannigans on Sep. 29, 2016
Last comment by shenannigans, on Oct 1, 2016 at 1:17 pm | 5 comments | 384 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Comment on Lettuce-Gate

I meant for my comment to run as a new topic -- an observation of neighborhood stores -- not a comment on Mr. Chang's worthiness...

Original post made by Heide Hepler on Sep. 30, 2016
There are no comments yet. 168 Views

ELECTIONS

Letters to the editor

<B>Support measures for stable community Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2016/09/30/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Really!!, on Sep 30, 2016 at 6:26 pm | 4 comments | 547 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD board members call it quits

Two board members at the Los Altos School District are leaving on a high note this year. Following approval of the five-year...

Original post made on Aug. 20, 2014
Last comment by RitaEstrada, on Sep 29, 2016 at 5:21 pm | 68 comments | 5878 Views

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First rain of the season forecast for Sunday

Roads will be slick on Sunday in the San Francisco and Monterey Bay areas as the first rain of the rainy season falls that...

Original post made on Sep. 29, 2016
Last comment by 20%, on Sep 29, 2016 at 10:37 am | 1 comment | 1356 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Carbon-cutting plan approved by council

The Mountain View City Council approved a list of new actions to curb greenhouse gases, with the goal of eventually reducing...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2016
Last comment by I_Got_mine, on Sep 28, 2016 at 3:56 pm | 3 comments | 2234 Views

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Tuesday: Council to revise tenant relocation ordinance

On Tuesday night, the Mountain View City Council is poised to strengthen the city's tenant relocation ordinance, a policy...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2016
Last comment by Maher, on Sep 27, 2016 at 2:44 pm | 2 comments | 1940 Views

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Heat breaks temperature record at Moffett Field

Clear skies and westerly winds brought record-breaking heat to two Bay Area locations today, according to official data from...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2016
Last comment by Me, on Sep 26, 2016 at 7:53 pm | 4 comments | 2275 Views

ELECTIONS

Housing, transportation dominate candidates' forum

In a candidate forum held on Wednesday afternoon, eight hopefuls competing for a Mountain View City Council seats were largely...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by voter, on Sep 26, 2016 at 6:32 pm | 12 comments | 4111 Views

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Long nights of homework are history

Teachers at both of Mountain View's high schools are looking at ways to cut back on homework assignments, following a new...

Original post made on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by fixiegirl, on Sep 26, 2016 at 4:20 pm | 8 comments | 4440 Views

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Exiting hospital CEO gets $224K bonus

The El Camino Hospital board of directors agreed last week to give hospital President and CEO Tomi Ryba nearly a quarter-million...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2016
Last comment by Mr Right , on Sep 26, 2016 at 3:10 pm | 3 comments | 2125 Views

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Council approves 144-unit apartment project on Ortega Avenue

Despite quarrels over parking and student safety, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday night gave unanimous approval...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2016
Last comment by ivg, on Sep 26, 2016 at 1:25 pm | 13 comments | 3463 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Proposal to expand public access to Peninsula watershed draws opposition

A proposal to further open to the public a large tract of Peninsula open space controlled by the San Francisco Public Utilities...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2016
Last comment by Leave no Tracey, on Sep 26, 2016 at 7:29 am | 8 comments | 1668 Views

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To Ben Dodson re: bold action needed to address traffic woes guest opinion

It's a wonderful suggestion that you have. You suggested a pilot program for autonomous vehicle car sharing to run within...

Original post made by Beverly on Sep. 23, 2016
Last comment by PA Resident, on Sep 25, 2016 at 10:34 pm | 2 comments | 215 Views
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Tava Kitchen shutters in Palo Alto
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