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Guest opinion: It's decision time for city regarding preserving our heritage

<I>"A good decision is based on knowledge, and not on numbers." — Plato</I></B> Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2017/11/17/guest-opinion-its-decisio...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2017
Last comment by The Dude, 3 hours ago | 20 comments | 547 Views

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Guest opinion: It's decision time for city regarding preserving our heritage

==I "A good decision is based on knowledge, and not on numbers." -- Plato== The city of Mountain View would do well to...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2017
Last comment by Political Inciter , 6 hours ago | 5 comments | 1174 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Real Estate Matters: a taxing future?

A local real estate executive looks at the Republican tax plan's local impact. Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/news/2017/11/10/real-estate-matters-a-taxing-future...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2017
Last comment by Common sense, 7 hours ago | 1 comment | 557 Views

ELECTIONS

Guest opinion: Donald Trump, Tom Means, and rent control in Mountain View

One of the most unfortunate aspects of Donald Trump's presidency has been his habit of appointing officials such as Scott...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, 10 hours ago | 21 comments | 672 Views

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LinkedIn pledges $10 million for affordable housing

Taking a unique approach to providing affordable housing, LinkedIn is pledging $10 million in seed money that would be loaned...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2017
Last comment by YIMBY, 10 hours ago | 7 comments | 2319 Views

ELECTIONS

School board OKs superintendent raise

Mountain View Whisman School District's board members unanimously approved a new three-year contract with Superintendent...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2017
Last comment by boardgames, 23 hours ago | 5 comments | 1080 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Navy looks to scale back watchdog group

The U.S. Navy will take a pause on disbanding the Moffett Field Restoration Advisory Board (RAB), but the environmental watchdog...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2017
Last comment by go Greg!, on Nov 19, 2017 at 2:12 pm | 1 comment | 792 Views

ELECTIONS

Gov. Brown signs off on Caltrain's sales-tax measure

The approval of Senate Bill 797 will allow Caltrain to move ahead with a sales-tax increase measure. Read the full story...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2017
Last comment by rohit sharme, on Nov 19, 2017 at 5:17 am | 21 comments | 2737 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County reports first flu-related death of the season

Santa Clara County public health officials on Thursday reported the first flu-related death of the season occurred earlier...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2017
There are no comments yet. 915 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City says RV-dwellers can stay put. Cops ticket anyway

A wave of parking citations handed out last week has become the latest flash point for residents living out of vehicles along...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2017
Last comment by Shame, on Nov 18, 2017 at 8:18 pm | 34 comments | 3640 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Ava's faces lawsuit over ADA access

A longtime linchpin of Castro Street, Ava's Downtown Market & Deli has weathered fierce competition, rising costs and parking...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2017
Last comment by Sophie, on Nov 18, 2017 at 6:07 pm | 44 comments | 1934 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD to sell density rights to fund new school

After securing the support of the Mountain View City Council last month, the Los Altos School District has been quietly laying...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2017
Last comment by LASD Observer, on Nov 17, 2017 at 7:07 pm | 1 comment | 227 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Still no ID of victim of brutal slaying

The name of the man who died following a violent attack outside the Center for Performing Arts in Mountain View earlier this...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2017
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Nov 17, 2017 at 4:51 pm | 7 comments | 3592 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Co-teaching model to help special ed students

Aiming to prevent students with disabilities from falling behind, the Mountain View Whisman School District is preparing...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2017
Last comment by Jerry, on Nov 17, 2017 at 9:54 am | 4 comments | 1122 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

County Board of Education names interim superintendent

The Santa Clara County Board of Education named a new interim superintendent of the County Office of Education on Wednesday....

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2017
Last comment by Interested Observer , on Nov 16, 2017 at 9:04 pm | 2 comments | 827 Views

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County receives sanctuary letter warning from DOJ

Santa Clara County is among 29 jurisdictions nationwide to receive sanctuary warning letters from the U.S. Department of...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2017
There are no comments yet. 820 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Los Altos: man rescued from inside garbage truck

A man was rescued from the compactor of a garbage truck this morning in Los Altos after becoming stuck inside of it, according...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2284 Views

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Housing crisis summit taking place Wednesday

A regional discussion focused on housing challenges in Silicon Valley will take place Santa Clara and San Mateo counties...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2017
Last comment by Landlord BoB, on Nov 15, 2017 at 8:39 pm | 11 comments | 1580 Views

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Child endangerment arrest

A 38-year-old Sunnyvale woman was arrested on Monday after officers suspected she was under the influence of methamphetamine...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2017
Last comment by NorthOrSouth, on Nov 15, 2017 at 7:12 pm | 4 comments | 1279 Views

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Hotel project approved for Denny's site

Overruling complaints from a competing innkeeper, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday approved a new 74-room Holiday...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2017
Last comment by MyOpinion, on Nov 15, 2017 at 4:35 pm | 12 comments | 3050 Views
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The holidays are here!

From live music to a visit with Santa, here's a look at some local holiday activities to help you get into the spirit of the season.

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