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ELECTIONS

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 | 3517 Views

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Nurses agree to new hospital contract

After protracted and difficult negotiations that stretched for more than seven months, nurses at El Camino Hospital agreed...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2016
Last comment by Maher, on Nov 10, 2016 at 2:38 pm | 1 comment | 1492 Views

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New wood-burning rules as winter Spare the Air season starts

With the Winter Spare the Air season beginning today, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District is reminding residents...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2016
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 10, 2016 at 12:09 pm | 27 comments | 2360 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 | 1979 Views

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New hotel approved for North Bayshore

A proposal for the North Bayshore neighborhood's first hotel was unanimously approved by the Mountain View City Council....

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2016
Last comment by FormerResident, on Nov 9, 2016 at 6:25 pm | 2 comments | 1608 Views

ELECTIONS

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 | 4271 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 | 3091 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 | 2369 Views

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Caltrain to survey riders on bike parking

Caltrain passengers can give their opinion on bike parking issues at the transit agency's stations via an online survey that...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2016
Last comment by resident, on Nov 8, 2016 at 6:16 pm | 2 comments | 933 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 | 1189 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Man arrested at Little Caesar's Pizza, again

For the second time in two weeks, a 25-year-old transient man has been arrested at Little Caesar's Pizza in Mountain View,...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2016
Last comment by mountainview_local, on Nov 8, 2016 at 6:57 am | 10 comments | 4377 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 | 5264 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 | 722 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Ahead of rent-control vote, eviction spree hits tenants

For Elized Ramirez, this is a time of uncertainty, when her longstanding financial planning has been thrown into limbo. In...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2016
Last comment by Mike_, on Nov 7, 2016 at 8:53 pm | 58 comments | 6579 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 | 2254 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 | 4631 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 | 2872 Views

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Happy 114th Birthday, Mountain View!

Mountain View was incorporated on November 7th, 1902. It's been an interesting 114 years! NB: I wasn't here for all of...

Original post made by Greg Coladonato on Nov. 7, 2016
There are no comments yet. 138 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 | 5103 Views

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Council puts the brakes on backyard pot plants

Faced with the possibility that Mountain View residents could legally start growing marijuana in their backyards are early...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2016
Last comment by Zap, on Nov 6, 2016 at 8:04 pm | 22 comments | 2628 Views
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