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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 The Business Man , 7 hours ago | 37 comments | 2826 Views

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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, 19 hours ago | 1 comment | 64 Views

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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 DC, on Feb 17, 2018 at 2:17 pm | 25 comments | 6557 Views

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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 Osmosis, on Feb 17, 2018 at 12:18 am | 13 comments | 2176 Views

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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 | 706 Views

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Annual mosquito treatment at baylands starts Wednesday

Santa Clara County will begin its annual treatment Wednesday of the Palo Alto Baylands to prevent the spread of the winter...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2018
Last comment by John, on Feb 14, 2018 at 11:47 pm | 1 comment | 813 Views

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Elevated lead levels found in Theuerkauf water

A water fountain at Theuerkauf Elementary is blocked off after tests by the city of Mountain View revealed lead concentrations...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2018
Last comment by concerned citizen, on Feb 12, 2018 at 7:12 pm | 4 comments | 2869 Views

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Supervisors vote to add Persky recall to June ballot

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved putting a decision on the June 5 ballot for whether voters...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2018
Last comment by Gary, on Feb 10, 2018 at 4:00 pm | 16 comments | 1204 Views

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School bond measure heads to voters

Mountain View-Los Altos High School District board members unanimously agreed Monday night to place a $295 million bond measure...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2018
Last comment by Absolutely Vote NO, on Feb 7, 2018 at 5:10 pm | 5 comments | 1381 Views

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MVLA picks new head of human resources

The Mountain View-Los Altos High School District selected an East Bay district administrator to take over as the new associate...

Original post made on Jan. 31, 2018
Last comment by Stan, on Jan 31, 2018 at 4:42 am | 1 comment | 2324 Views

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Measure to recall judge qualifies for June ballot

The question of whether to recall Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Aaron Persky for his record in sexual-violence...

Original post made on Jan. 24, 2018
Last comment by Recall the Trump judge, on Jan 25, 2018 at 11:05 am | 4 comments | 897 Views

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New LASD campus should be a neighborhood school

Mountain View is served by two elementary school districts: Mountain View-Whisman School District and Los Altos School District,...

Original post made on Jan. 12, 2018
Last comment by Anthony, on Jan 18, 2018 at 7:22 pm | 17 comments | 1197 Views

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Judge temporarily halts ending DACA program

Santa Clara County together with the Service Employees International Union Local 521 praised a U.S. judge's decision to issue...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2018
Last comment by John, on Jan 13, 2018 at 12:48 am | 1 comment | 1375 Views

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Campaign gathers signatures to place judge recall on ballot

In a milestone for the grassroots effort to unseat Santa Clara County Judge Aaron Persky for his alleged bias in sexual violence...

Original post made on Jan. 11, 2018
Last comment by PeterCao786, on Jan 11, 2018 at 11:52 am | 3 comments | 1493 Views

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Get Congress to Impeach and remove Trump (and Pence)

Local stories are nice. The quality of life here in Mountain View is partly determined by local decionmakers. But there are...

Original post made by Gary on Jan. 6, 2018
There are no comments yet. 626 Views

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Midpeninsula homes selling for $1M over asking prices

Realtors say low inventory combined with sales strategies from the dot-com boom are playing a role in bidding wars. Read...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2017
Last comment by clearthinker, on Dec 28, 2017 at 3:21 pm | 5 comments | 3984 Views

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Tax overhaul bill: Housing advocates see a silver lining

As a federal tax overhaul bill moves toward passage, Peninsula affordable housing advocates are seeing one glimmer of hope...

Original post made on Dec. 20, 2017
Last comment by David, on Dec 20, 2017 at 11:18 am | 1 comment | 1813 Views

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Rent control adversaries under scrutiny

The main adversaries over the Measure V rent control law -- the Mountain View Tenants Coalition and the California Apartment...

Original post made on Nov. 22, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man , on Nov 25, 2017 at 10:30 am | 8 comments | 536 Views

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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 Mojo, on Nov 21, 2017 at 2:54 pm | 6 comments | 1428 Views

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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, on Nov 20, 2017 at 10:20 am | 21 comments | 942 Views
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