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Supervisor Simitian brings 'sidewalk office hours' to local farmers markets

Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian will hold "sidewalk office hours" at local farmers markets this month. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2019
Last comment by Billy Bob, on Jun 16, 2019 at 3:15 pm | 1 comment | 2584 Views

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Stanford fires back at county over new housing requirements

Stanford University pushed back this week against Santa Clara County's proposed housing requirements as part of Stanford's...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2019
Last comment by Common sense, on Jun 15, 2019 at 3:25 pm | 2 comments | 3080 Views

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Los Altos School District to pay $155M for land for new Mountain View school

After a year of closed-door negotiations, the Los Altos School District announced Friday that it will purchase land for a...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2019
Last comment by Diablo, on Jun 14, 2019 at 8:08 pm | 33 comments | 8369 Views

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$27K in restitution ordered for man who hacked Mountain View Online

The 36-year-old man who hacked and temporarily shut down the ==I Mountain View Voice== website and other Embarcadero Media...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2019
Last comment by Imagination, on Jun 14, 2019 at 10:39 am | 2 comments | 3368 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mountain View-Los Altos board approves policy for stadium lights on high school fields

The Mountain View-Los Altos High School District's board of trustees unanimously agreed on a plan to install stadium lights...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2019
Last comment by Cynthia Greaves, on Jun 14, 2019 at 10:11 am | 2 comments | 3337 Views

ELECTIONS

Council backs plan to retrofit apartments at risk of quake collapse

The Mountain View City Council agreed Tuesday night on a plan to retrofit hundreds of aging apartment buildings considered...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2019
Last comment by @Steve Nelson, on Jun 14, 2019 at 10:09 am | 6 comments | 5646 Views

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Guest opinion: Council members respond to the Voice's editorial on housing

In a guest opinion in the June 7 issue, Mountain View Mayor Lisa Matichak and Vice Mayor Margaret Abe-Koga respond to the...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jun 13, 2019 at 5:36 pm | 17 comments | 2679 Views

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Citywide RV ban to be considered by council Tuesday

Despite warnings from civil rights attorneys, the Mountain View City Council on Tuesday will consider an oversized vehicle...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2019
Last comment by ShorelineWestDude, on Jun 13, 2019 at 3:07 pm | 28 comments | 7071 Views

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Crime brief: San Jose man beats transient with cane at Mountain View bus stop

A man was taken to a hospital with injuries last week after a San Jose man assaulted him with a cane near a bus stop in the...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2019
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Smiles but sadness as Milk Pail says goodbye

As a way to say goodbye, Milk Pail owner Steve Rasmussen and his family threw a party as one last hurrah. And the event...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2019
Last comment by A resident, on Jun 12, 2019 at 9:11 am | 2 comments | 6577 Views

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Video: TheatreWorks Silicon Valley accepts Tony Award

Theatreworks Silicon Valley Founding Artistic Director Robert Kelley, Executive Director Phil Santora and Board Chair Judy...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2019
Last comment by Ellen Wheeler, on Jun 12, 2019 at 8:58 am | 1 comment | 2147 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Hundreds of Mountain View Whisman students must change schools this fall

Hundreds of students will be saying goodbye to their old campuses and going somewhere new in the upcoming school year. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2019
Last comment by Enrollment Update Stupidity, on Jun 12, 2019 at 12:43 am | 11 comments | 6164 Views

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Guest opinion: Council should show compassion for vehicle dwellers

In a guest opinion in the June 7 issue, Mountain View residents Dave Arnone and IdaRose Sylvester outline what they believe...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2019
Last comment by Member, on Jun 11, 2019 at 6:32 pm | 8 comments | 3506 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Major leadership changes on the way for Mountain View Whisman schools

The Mountain View Whisman School District has selected three new principals, an assistant principal and a chief business...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2019
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Jun 11, 2019 at 5:21 pm | 17 comments | 7534 Views

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Parents file $1M claim against Mountain View police, alleging they forced 5-year-old to submit to sexual assault exam

A Mountain View family has filed a $1 million claim against the city of Mountain View, alleging that police officers wrongfully...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2019
Last comment by Resident, on Jun 11, 2019 at 11:35 am | 13 comments | 9806 Views

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City buys historic downtown homes for $3.4 million

In hopes of building something grand in the future, the Mountain View City Council swiftly put up $3.4 million to acquire...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2019
Last comment by Robyn, on Jun 11, 2019 at 8:06 am | 2 comments | 5706 Views

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Review: Flights in Mountain View is ready for takeoff

Aviation-themed and over-the-top, Flights in Mountain View is gimmicky, but its three-is-better-than-one premise can make...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2019
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Jun 10, 2019 at 10:36 pm | 2 comments | 3079 Views

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Struggling tenants find unlikely savior: luxury housing

Politics does indeed make strange bedfellows, and Tuesday night's City Council meeting was a classic example. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jun 10, 2019 at 5:03 pm | 4 comments | 5207 Views

ELECTIONS

Council members respond to the Voice's editorial on housing

It is disappointing that the <I>Voice</I></B> chose to write an incomplete editorial, sensationally titled "A crisis of character"...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on Jun 10, 2019 at 11:18 am | 10 comments | 2032 Views

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Long security lines frustrate fans at Shoreline Amphitheatre's kick-off concert

Concert-goers hoping to see the Grateful Dead spinoff band Dead & Company say they missed part of the show and ended up waiting...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2019
Last comment by jasonbourne, on Jun 9, 2019 at 2:53 pm | 24 comments | 7127 Views
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