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Five candidates chart a course for the El Camino Healthcare District

Amid a historic health care crisis that threatens to bleed into next year, the El Camino Healthcare District has taken on...

Original post made on Oct. 19, 2020
Last comment by Elect women to the El Camino Healthcare District, on Oct 19, 2020 at 2:55 pm | 1 comment | 9134 Views

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With election integrity at top of mind, what is Santa Clara County doing to keep your votes secure?

Santa Clara County Registrar of Voters Shannon Bushey acknowledged concerns that have been raised about election security...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2020
Last comment by BDBD, on Oct 19, 2020 at 9:50 am | 7 comments | 5627 Views

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Letters to the editor: Mountain View Whisman school board election, vehicle dwellers, Prop 15

Letters to the editor on the Mountain View Whisman School District board election, Prop 15, the Foothill-De Anza district...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2020
Last comment by Steven Goldstein, on Oct 14, 2020 at 8:29 pm | 19 comments | 7972 Views

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Editorial: Elect Lieber, Showalter, Nunez and Siegel to the Mountain View City Council

Mountain View voters have a deep bench to choose from with this year's nine candidates for four seats on the City Council....

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2020
Last comment by Steven Goldstein, on Oct 14, 2020 at 2:22 pm | 67 comments | 15716 Views

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Lisa Matichak: A focus on strong neighborhoods

Since her initial run for the City Council in 2014, Councilwoman Lisa Matichak has built a reputation for supporting strong...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2020
Last comment by Steven Goldstein, on Oct 14, 2020 at 11:44 am | 9 comments | 6647 Views

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Lenny Siegel: Striving to solve economic inequality

In running to serve another term on the Mountain View City Council, Lenny Siegel said he believes there is so much more at...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2020
Last comment by Steven Goldstein, on Oct 11, 2020 at 10:24 am | 4 comments | 6221 Views

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NO on measure RR

My ballot recently arrived, and I see that Caltrain wants more of our money despite increased working from home. There have...

Original post made by Bill Hough on Oct. 9, 2020
There are no comments yet. 711 Views

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FPPC declines to investigate council candidates mentioned in citizen's election flyer

State officials declined to investigate a complaint by the California Apartment Association alleging that four Mountain View...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2020
Last comment by Yonatan, on Oct 8, 2020 at 8:25 pm | 3 comments | 5538 Views

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Guest opinion: Leveling the ground: Yes on Proposition 15

In a guest opinion, Menlo Park resident Karen Grove writes about why she supports Proposition 15, the Schools & Communities...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2020
Last comment by GPS, on Oct 8, 2020 at 11:15 am | 9 comments | 7373 Views

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California Apartment Association files complaint over renter-focused flyers in Mountain View City Council race

The California Apartment Association has filed a complaint alleging that Mountain View resident Gary Wesley illegally coordinated...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2020
Last comment by Steven Goldstein, on Oct 7, 2020 at 10:24 pm | 30 comments | 10977 Views

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Mountain View is expanding its safe parking program as hundreds of vehicle dwellers remain on city streets

The city of Mountain View is currently home to one-third of all the safe parking spaces in Santa Clara County, but that's...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2020
Last comment by Steven Goldstein, on Oct 7, 2020 at 9:47 pm | 72 comments | 18694 Views

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Props to you, Californians: A preview of what's on your November ballot

California voters will directly decide the fate of 12 ballot propositions on their November ballot -- from taxes to rent...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2020
Last comment by Brian, on Oct 7, 2020 at 12:57 pm | 5 comments | 6459 Views

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Election roundup: Endorsements roll in for Mountain View City Council and local school boards

With less than two months to go before Election Day, several local and regional groups are weighing in with endorsements...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2020
Last comment by MyOpinion, on Oct 7, 2020 at 11:45 am | 22 comments | 11472 Views

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Red flag warning, Spare the Air alerts extended due to hot weather

The National Weather Service extended and expanded its red flag warning Thursday due to fire concerns in the Bay Area as...

Original post made on Oct. 1, 2020
Last comment by Trump tests positive, on Oct 1, 2020 at 11:59 pm | 1 comment | 4451 Views

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Mountain View City Council incumbents take big lead raising funds for reelection

The two incumbents in the race for the Mountain View City Council this year have raised far more money than their opponents...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2020
Last comment by Steven Goldstein, on Sep 29, 2020 at 1:33 pm | 4 comments | 7167 Views

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Letters to the editor: Mountain View City Council election, Caltrain measure, climate change

Letters to the editor on the Mountain View City Council election, the Mountain View-Los Altos High School board election,...

Original post made on Sep. 27, 2020
Last comment by MV neighbor, on Sep 28, 2020 at 5:45 pm | 8 comments | 5906 Views

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Protester demanding justice for Breonna Taylor stop traffic in Menlo Park

More than 150 people from around the Bay Area gathered Friday evening in Menlo Park in a protest that called for justice...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2020
Last comment by Steven Goldstein, on Sep 26, 2020 at 12:37 pm | 5 comments | 5121 Views

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Santa Clara County acts with $5M to relieve strain on tenants, landlords

Struggling tenants and landlords impacted by COVID-19 may be eligible for a financial lifeline, as the Santa Clara County...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2020
Last comment by Steven Goldstein, on Sep 24, 2020 at 10:40 pm | 3 comments | 5577 Views

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New statewide eviction moratorium upends local rules, leading to more eviction notices

A patchwork of local ordinances designed to block evictions during the coronavirus pandemic has been completely wiped out...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2020
Last comment by Steven Goldstein, on Sep 22, 2020 at 7:32 pm | 3 comments | 7479 Views

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Guest opinion: A police explorer's perspective on how to improve police training

In an op-ed, Los Altos High School student Jeannette Wang, a police explorer at the Mountain View Police Department, offers...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2020
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Sep 22, 2020 at 1:57 pm | 9 comments | 8864 Views
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