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Mountain View looks to update affordable-housing rules

In an effort to provide more opportunities to help the city's so-called "missing middle," City Council members last week...

Original post made on May. 24, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on May 25, 2019 at 11:04 am | 2 comments | 1969 Views

ELECTIONS

Letters to the editor

<B>RV ban won't accomplish anything Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2019/05/24/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on May. 24, 2019
Last comment by Gary, on May 24, 2019 at 5:40 pm | 1 comment | 217 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo Park woman who paid $15K in college admissions scam pleads guilty

Menlo Park resident Marjorie Klapper pleaded guilty Friday in the national college admissions scam, becoming the fourth parent...

Original post made on May. 24, 2019
Last comment by mv dweller, on May 24, 2019 at 4:33 pm | 1 comment | 1449 Views

AROUND TOWN

OSH returning?

Hi. Does anyone know if OSH is returning to its former site? I hear that it is returning under the name Outside Supply Hardware...

Original post made by PA Resident on May. 24, 2019
Last comment by LongResident, on May 24, 2019 at 2:36 pm | 1 comment | 230 Views

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By pleading guilty in college-admissions scandal, Menlo Park father could face prison time

A Menlo Park father charged with taking part in a nationwide college-admissions scam to get his daughter into a top-ranked...

Original post made on May. 24, 2019
Last comment by Better ideas, on May 24, 2019 at 3:22 am | 1 comment | 1240 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County supervisors OK $5M more to help victims of gender-based violence

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted unanimously Tuesday to earmark $5 million in annual, ongoing funding to...

Original post made on May. 23, 2019
Last comment by “Gender based” violence?, on May 23, 2019 at 10:01 pm | 1 comment | 1260 Views

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Editorial: Time for City Council to show it's serious about housing

It's abundantly clear there's a housing crisis in Mountain View and the Bay Area at large. What isn't clear is what the Mountain...

Original post made on May. 20, 2019
Last comment by Dumb Guy, on May 23, 2019 at 5:42 pm | 12 comments | 2437 Views

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School district ready to revoke Bullis Mountain View's charter

Efforts to open a new charter school in Mountain View are expected to end unceremoniously next month, as school district...

Original post made on May. 21, 2019
Last comment by Sanity Checks, on May 22, 2019 at 9:31 pm | 19 comments | 2495 Views

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Letters to the editor: Marijuana sales in Mountain View and Myositis Awareness Month

Letters to the editor about marijuana sales in Mountain View and Myositis Awareness Month. Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/news/2019/05/22/letters-to-the-editor-m...

Original post made on May. 22, 2019
Last comment by Looking fwd, on May 22, 2019 at 3:05 pm | 3 comments | 2492 Views

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Rent control: City sets increases at 3.5%

On May 13, the city's Rental Housing Committee set the annual allowable rent increase for the coming year. Based on inflation...

Original post made on May. 22, 2019
Last comment by 3rdMAW, on May 22, 2019 at 2:20 pm | 2 comments | 1538 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Los Altos man pleads no contest to stalking, threatening woman

A Los Altos man accused of stalking and threatening a woman over the course of 12 years pleaded no contest to two felonies...

Original post made on May. 21, 2019
Last comment by Uhg, on May 21, 2019 at 4:37 pm | 4 comments | 2198 Views

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E-scooters could be coming to MV

Love them or hate them, e-scooters could soon be wheeling into Mountain View. At a May 13 meeting, a City Council subcommittee...

Original post made on May. 19, 2019
Last comment by Please no, on May 21, 2019 at 4:28 pm | 18 comments | 3392 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Crime brief: three bikes stolen in townhouse burglary

Police are on the lookout for a suspect who reportedly entered a townhouse complex in Mountain View and stole three expensive...

Original post made on May. 20, 2019
Last comment by MV Resident , on May 20, 2019 at 6:01 pm | 3 comments | 1514 Views

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Ro Khanna makes economic case for Green New Deal

A rising star in the Democratic Party's progressive faction, South Bay Rep. Ro Khanna spoke on Saturday to promote the Green...

Original post made on May. 20, 2019
Last comment by Not again, on May 20, 2019 at 2:51 pm | 1 comment | 1239 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district ready to revoke Bullis Mountain View's charter

Efforts to open a new charter school in Mountain View are expected to end unceremoniously next month, as school district...

Original post made on May. 18, 2019
Last comment by LongResident, on May 20, 2019 at 2:04 pm | 12 comments | 1189 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Audience participation

Wearing a broad smile, Charlotte listens to librarian Renee Ting singing "Twinkle, Twinkle, Little Star" at the Mountain...

Original post made on May. 20, 2019
Last comment by , on May 20, 2019 at 8:20 am | 1 comment | 1373 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Crime brief: Burglars strike four cars at Mountain View Icon movie theater

Four vehicles were burglarized Tuesday evening outside of the Icon Movie Theatre in the San Antonio Shopping Center, according...

Original post made on May. 6, 2019
Last comment by a MV resident, on May 20, 2019 at 7:17 am | 4 comments | 3779 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis Charter OKs two-year facilities agreement with LASD, averting standoff

The Los Altos School District and Bullis Charter School announced a two-year facilities agreement, buying more time to hammer...

Original post made on May. 12, 2019
Last comment by @MartyK, on May 18, 2019 at 1:01 pm | 19 comments | 2506 Views

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The high price of affordable housing

In some ways, it was a perfect deal, but a 71-unit affordable housing project still faced a skeptical audience at a Mountain...

Original post made on May. 2, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on May 17, 2019 at 8:40 pm | 20 comments | 3678 Views

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Report: Santa Clara County sees big surge in homeless population

New data released by Santa Clara County shows that homelessness is a rapidly growing problem, with thousands of additional...

Original post made on May. 16, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on May 17, 2019 at 8:00 pm | 10 comments | 3333 Views
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