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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Alta Vista seniors triumph through thick and thin

For graduates bidding farewell to Alta Vista High School this year, getting a diploma means more than a rite of passage and...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2018
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 7, 2018 at 3:28 pm | 3 comments | 1590 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Shattering the expectations gap

Mountain View parent Tanya Sheckley remembers her child, Eliza, as a brilliant dynamo who aced classwork at Stevenson Elementary...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2018
Last comment by Stacey Ashlund, on Jun 7, 2018 at 9:54 am | 2 comments | 2874 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City Council to decide on new taxes on June 5

In a crucial meeting Tuesday night, Mountain View City Council members will make a final decision on three separate tax measures,...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2018
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Jun 6, 2018 at 4:56 pm | 11 comments | 1988 Views

ELECTIONS

Early results show sizeable support for recall of judge

Judge Aaron Persky, whose June 2016 verdict in the Brock Turner case sparked a national debate about sexual violence, campus...

Original post made on Jun. 5, 2018
Last comment by fyuvdwrnj, on Jun 6, 2018 at 3:20 pm | 22 comments | 2011 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New principal selected for future Whisman school

Mountain View Whisman School District officials have announced that Michael Jones, a former administrator in North Carolina...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2018
Last comment by peanutboy, on Jun 6, 2018 at 1:18 pm | 1 comment | 1381 Views

ELECTIONS

Still time to vote NO on the recall

After the ballots have been counted, and if, sadly, Judge Persky is recalled, that day will be remembered as being the result...

Original post made by guinnessthedog on Jun. 4, 2018
Last comment by Yes voted No but So, on Jun 5, 2018 at 5:56 pm | 3 comments | 162 Views

ELECTIONS

Guest opinion: Why I fight for Emily Doe and against the recall

In a guest opinion, Santa Clara County District Attorney Jeff Rosen writes about why he is opposed to the recall of Judge...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2018
Last comment by Old Steve, on Jun 5, 2018 at 11:23 am | 11 comments | 1803 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fight brewing over rent control petition

The push to collect signatures for a landlord-backed rent control initiative is leading to many reports of paid workers bending...

Original post made on May. 31, 2018
Last comment by mike rose, on Jun 5, 2018 at 11:15 am | 82 comments | 7226 Views

ELECTIONS

Letters to the editor: June 1, 2018

This week, letters to the editor about rent control, Measure E and the ballot initiative to recall Judge Persky. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2018
Last comment by Guinnessthedog, on Jun 5, 2018 at 1:10 am | 5 comments | 1255 Views

AROUND TOWN

NASA picks partner for huge Moffett housing development

A goal to construct nearly 2,000 homes at Moffett Field moved a big step forward after NASA officials announced Friday they...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2018
Last comment by Ann, on Jun 4, 2018 at 11:43 pm | 6 comments | 4263 Views

AROUND TOWN

Driver arrested after two hit with car outside bar

Mountain View police said Friday that a Tracy man was arrested after allegedly hitting two bar patrons with his car outside...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2018
Last comment by Four hours of extra drinking?, on Jun 4, 2018 at 8:09 pm | 4 comments | 2356 Views

OTHER ISSUES

10 cities and counties announce $60 million partial lead paint settlement

Ten California cities and counties have announced a $60 million settlement with one of three paint companies on the hook...

Original post made on May. 29, 2018
Last comment by Central Coast Lead Inspection Services, on Jun 4, 2018 at 3:38 pm | 2 comments | 1105 Views

ELECTIONS

Editorial: Hirokawa for sheriff

Between Laurie Smith, 66, who is asking for a sixth, four-year term, and John Hirokawa -- who like Smith went up through...

Original post made on May. 31, 2018
Last comment by law enforcement, on Jun 3, 2018 at 3:58 pm | 2 comments | 1216 Views

ELECTIONS

School bond aims to bring relief to cramped schools

Mountain View is on a fast track for housing growth, with dozens of major developments in the pipeline and ambitious plans...

Original post made on May. 22, 2018
Last comment by Ummmmm, on Jun 3, 2018 at 3:55 pm | 14 comments | 1660 Views

ELECTIONS

Letters to the editor

<B>Support strong local high schools Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2018/06/01/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2018
Last comment by guinnessthedog, on Jun 3, 2018 at 1:43 pm | 7 comments | 381 Views

RESTAURANTS

Breaking from the herd

Kal Morsey is obsessed with water buffalo. The Egyptian native, one-time commodities trader and longtime Los Altos Hills...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2018
Last comment by Reader, on Jun 3, 2018 at 11:51 am | 1 comment | 1366 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Roommate: alleged hacker said he was paid to attack news site

Alleged Mountain View Voice Online hacker Ross M. Colby told a housemate that he had hacked a news website for pay, according...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2018
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jun 3, 2018 at 12:34 am | 1 comment | 1900 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Report: Dual Immersion leaves students behind

Dual-language education programs have a strong track record of improving test scores and being an effective tool for narrowing...

Original post made on May. 19, 2018
Last comment by Too Many Cooks, on Jun 2, 2018 at 6:00 am | 18 comments | 2200 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board opens grandfathering floodgates

Mountain View Whisman School Board members took a lax approach to enforcing new school attendance boundaries last week, with...

Original post made on May. 26, 2018
Last comment by Weird, on Jun 2, 2018 at 12:21 am | 13 comments | 1063 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Rental committee OKs extra 2.6 percent rent hike

Mountain View tenants this year could see their rents jump as much as 6.2 percent, based on a series of decisions made Tuesday...

Original post made on May. 24, 2018
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jun 1, 2018 at 12:27 pm | 24 comments | 2551 Views
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