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ELECTIONS

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 Howard, 9 minutes ago | 38 comments | 2830 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis seeks to open school for low-income kids

One of the highest-performing charter schools in the state has quietly staked out plans to create a second school in Santa...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by GoodAnswer, 4 hours ago | 17 comments | 408 Views

AROUND TOWN

$1.56 million to study Castro Street closure

A controversial plan to close off Castro Street at the Caltrain tracks will get formal scrutiny by Mountain View officials...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by Nico, 8 hours ago | 22 comments | 3353 Views

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State Sen. Hill proposes medical cannabis in schools on opt-in basis

A California state senator has introduced legislation that would let local school districts pursue policies to allow K-12...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2018
Last comment by Devon, 10 hours ago | 1 comment | 654 Views

ELECTIONS

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

AROUND TOWN

New MV homes fetch huge prices

Newly built townhomes going on sale in Mountain View's South Whisman area are being snapped up by eager buyers -- and often...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2018
Last comment by Howard, on Feb 17, 2018 at 8:35 pm | 16 comments | 7066 Views

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Public meeting called to discuss city pot rules

Mountain View officials are trying to gauge public reaction to marijuana being allowed in town. Starting this month, the...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2018
Last comment by Dr. Green-Thumb, on Feb 17, 2018 at 5:40 pm | 14 comments | 1128 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Legislation to track police guns introduced by State Sen. Hill

Legislation requiring police to track and regularly inventory firearms was introduced in the California Legislature Thursday. Read...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by LiberalGuns, on Feb 17, 2018 at 5:14 pm | 1 comment | 538 Views

ELECTIONS

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 | 6560 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district to drop home schooling program

Mountain View Whisman School District administrators are pulling the plug on a long-standing program that provided instructional...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by Too bad, on Feb 17, 2018 at 1:41 pm | 4 comments | 592 Views

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Five involved in robbery, public intoxication incident

One juvenile was arrested and another transported to the hospital Tuesday night after both were found heavily intoxicated...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
Last comment by Idk, on Feb 17, 2018 at 1:23 am | 2 comments | 1541 Views

ELECTIONS

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

AROUND TOWN

Letter to the editor

<B>El Camino bus lanes Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2018/02/16/letter-to-the-editor posted...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2018
There are no comments yet. 322 Views

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PG&E rival pays back early city investors

Mountain View's decision to help launch a South Bay clean-power alternative to PG&E appears to be paying off. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 12, 2018
Last comment by Rod, on Feb 16, 2018 at 9:47 am | 28 comments | 2907 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school district denies allegation of sexual assault

Mountain View-Los Altos High School District officials are denying claims that a student was sexually assaulted in a Los...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2018
Last comment by David, on Feb 15, 2018 at 7:25 pm | 5 comments | 2585 Views

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Alta View Animal Hospital owner faces new state charges

Veterinarian Tejpaul Ghumman, who owns Alta View Animal Hospital in Mountain View, is facing the possible revocation of his...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2018
Last comment by VV, on Feb 15, 2018 at 12:43 am | 27 comments | 6024 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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Caltrain delays due to system-wide brownout

Commuter service on Caltrain was suspended for nearly an hour this morning due to a system-wide brownout. Read the full...

Original post made on Feb. 14, 2018
Last comment by Reader, on Feb 14, 2018 at 4:11 pm | 2 comments | 1416 Views

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Philanthropist, founder of Prometheus Sanford Diller dies at 89

Woodside resident and philanthropist Sanford Diller was a patron of the arts and a major benefactor to health care initiatives....

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2018
Last comment by homeowner, on Feb 14, 2018 at 3:35 pm | 4 comments | 1505 Views
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