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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis seeks to open school for low-income kids

One of the highest-performing charter schools in the state has quietly staked out plans to create a second school in Santa...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by raghu, 21 minutes ago | 21 comments | 854 Views

ELECTIONS

Councilman drops out and a candidate steps forward

Earlier this week, Councilman Ken Rosenberg surprised his colleagues by announcing that he would not seek a seek a second...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2018
Last comment by Common Sense, 9 hours ago | 22 comments | 2573 Views

OTHER ISSUES

State legislator to hold open house on Thursday

Assemblyman Marc Berman, D-Palo Alto, had a "challenging, humbling and exhilarating" first year in office that culminated...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2018
Last comment by Bobo, 11 hours ago | 1 comment | 420 Views

ELECTIONS

Bullis seeks to open school for low-income kids

One of the highest-performing charter schools in the state has quietly staked out plans to create a second school in Santa...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2018
Last comment by swissik, 11 hours ago | 5 comments | 864 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County files request to find out if 2020 census will ask about citizenship

Santa Clara County has filed a formal request under the Freedom of Information Act to find out whether or not the U.S. Census...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2018
Last comment by Hmm, 12 hours ago | 2 comments | 550 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police seek to reunite residents with burglarized belongings

Mountain View police are seeking to return the belongings of dozens of residents after arresting a San Jose woman in possession...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2018
Last comment by resident, 15 hours ago | 4 comments | 696 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police arrest 19-year-old suspect in 19 auto burglaries

A 19-year-old man arrested last week along with a teen boy in Mountain View is believed to be responsible for a string of...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2018
Last comment by Bill, 16 hours ago | 5 comments | 1750 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district to drop home schooling program

Mountain View Whisman School District administrators are pulling the plug on a long-standing program that provided instructional...

Original post made on Feb. 21, 2018
Last comment by Sephanie Hood, 18 hours ago | 1 comment | 2449 Views

AROUND TOWN

$1.56 million to study Castro Street closure

A controversial plan to close off Castro Street at the Caltrain tracks will get formal scrutiny by Mountain View officials...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by Citizen84, on Feb 20, 2018 at 7:26 pm | 26 comments | 4817 Views

ELECTIONS

City pays $28 million to pave the way for Google

Google will receive $28 million from the city of Mountain View in exchange for a series of North Bayshore properties needed...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2018
Last comment by Citizen84, on Feb 20, 2018 at 7:20 pm | 27 comments | 7300 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district to drop home schooling program

Mountain View Whisman School District administrators are pulling the plug on a long-standing program that provided instructional...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by reader, on Feb 20, 2018 at 5:33 pm | 5 comments | 674 Views

ELECTIONS

County board of education hires new superintendent

The Santa Clara County Board of Education announced Tuesday the appointment of Dr. Mary Ann Dewan as the county's new superintendent...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2018
Last comment by Gail, on Feb 20, 2018 at 4:38 pm | 1 comment | 861 Views

ELECTIONS

New political group picks fight with rent control

A new political campaign is taking aim at Mountain View's fledgling rent-control law, possibly laying the groundwork for...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2018
Last comment by mike rose, on Feb 20, 2018 at 12:25 pm | 45 comments | 3261 Views

AROUND TOWN

State Sen. Hill proposes medical cannabis in schools on opt-in basis

A California state senator has introduced legislation that would let local school districts pursue policies to allow K-12...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2018
Last comment by Bill, on Feb 19, 2018 at 8:35 pm | 2 comments | 978 Views

ELECTIONS

Crime Briefs JB

<B>Arrested over threats to officer Read the full story here https://mv-voice.com/print/story/2018/02/16/crime-briefsjb...

Original post made on Feb. 18, 2018
Last comment by Ann Cums, on Feb 18, 2018 at 9:44 pm | 1 comment | 113 Views

AROUND TOWN

New MV homes fetch huge prices

Newly built townhomes going on sale in Mountain View's South Whisman area are being snapped up by eager buyers -- and often...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2018
Last comment by Howard, on Feb 17, 2018 at 8:35 pm | 16 comments | 7239 Views

AROUND TOWN

Public meeting called to discuss city pot rules

Mountain View officials are trying to gauge public reaction to marijuana being allowed in town. Starting this month, the...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2018
Last comment by Dr. Green-Thumb, on Feb 17, 2018 at 5:40 pm | 14 comments | 1214 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Legislation to track police guns introduced by State Sen. Hill

Legislation requiring police to track and regularly inventory firearms was introduced in the California Legislature Thursday. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by LiberalGuns, on Feb 17, 2018 at 5:14 pm | 1 comment | 736 Views

AROUND TOWN

Five involved in robbery, public intoxication incident

One juvenile was arrested and another transported to the hospital Tuesday night after both were found heavily intoxicated...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by Idk, on Feb 17, 2018 at 1:23 am | 2 comments | 1797 Views

ELECTIONS

San Jose lawyer enters recall race

Despite the fact that attorney Angela Storey opposes the effort to recall Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky,...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by PeterCaoCorn, on Feb 16, 2018 at 10:00 pm | 2 comments | 850 Views
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