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Local teacher eliminated on 'Jeopardy!'

Mountain View resident Trevor Crowell fell short on Monday's episode of "Jeopardy!" Teachers Tournament, where incorrect...

Original post made on May. 15, 2019
Last comment by Further Sympathetic, on May 16, 2019 at 1:50 pm | 3 comments | 3411 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Letters to the editor: May 3, 2019

Letters to the editor about the Trump administration and the environment, rapid transit buses, pickleball and cyclists on...

Original post made on May. 15, 2019
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on May 16, 2019 at 10:32 am | 2 comments | 2332 Views

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Council holds firm on East Whisman office-to-housing ratio

The Mountain View City Council agreed Tuesday night that zoning for 4,900 housing units in East Whisman has to be more than...

Original post made on May. 8, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on May 15, 2019 at 7:11 pm | 16 comments | 3910 Views

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Google touts $5M in Bay Trail upgrades

Google and South Bay city officials celebrated the latest milestone in an expensive, decadeslong effort to link 500 miles...

Original post made on May. 13, 2019
Last comment by Steve, on May 15, 2019 at 9:10 am | 5 comments | 6220 Views

BOOKS

At 97, children's author publishes her first novel for adults

Though never a full-time writer, Palo Alto resident Martha Tolles has persisted through the years, adapting her formats to...

Original post made on May. 13, 2019
There are no comments yet. 2390 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district accuses Bullis Mountain View of violating its charter

Bullis Mountain View has dropped plans to open a new charter school in Mountain View this fall, but that hasn't stopped the...

Original post made on Apr. 5, 2019
Last comment by LongResident, on May 12, 2019 at 2:18 pm | 21 comments | 6634 Views

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Mobile home residents file appeal over rent control

Despite a setback, Mountain View's mobile home residents are pressing forward with their demand to be included under the...

Original post made on May. 10, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on May 11, 2019 at 8:03 pm | 19 comments | 4286 Views

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Mobile home residents file appeal

Despite a setback, Mountain View's mobile home residents are pressing forward with their demand to be included under the...

Original post made on May. 10, 2019
Last comment by RonTT, on May 11, 2019 at 5:37 pm | 7 comments | 1316 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Lunch Debt

It all started with seeing an article about Valerie Castile, Philando Castile's mom, paying $8K in school lunch debt so that...

Original post made by HAB on May. 10, 2019
Last comment by Houses, on May 11, 2019 at 11:42 am | 3 comments | 803 Views

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Google touts $5M in Bay Trail upgrades

Google and South Bay city officials celebrated the latest milestone in an expensive, decadeslong effort to link 500 miles...

Original post made on May. 10, 2019
Last comment by Carol Moholt, on May 11, 2019 at 6:27 am | 2 comments | 2192 Views

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Man indicted for February robbery at Meriwest Credit Union in Mountain View

An Oakland man was indicted by a federal grand jury in San Francisco Tuesday on charges of committing five bank robberies...

Original post made on May. 9, 2019
Last comment by Randy Guelph, on May 10, 2019 at 11:17 am | 3 comments | 3487 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School Lunch Debt

It all started with seeing an article about Valerie Castile, Philando Castile's mom, paying $8K in school lunch debt so that...

Original post made by HAB on May. 10, 2019
There are no comments yet. 0 Views

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Local nonprofits win grants

The Los Altos Community Foundation (LACF) announced it has awarded $80,000 in grants to 18 nonprofit organizations in Mountain...

Original post made on May. 10, 2019
Last comment by Margriet DeLange, on May 10, 2019 at 8:49 am | 1 comment | 2628 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fired cop to get $325K settlement from city

Mountain View officials have agreed to pay $325,000 to a former city police officer who alleged he was illegally fired by...

Original post made on May. 3, 2019
Last comment by Army Vet, on May 9, 2019 at 6:12 pm | 21 comments | 6050 Views

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How powerful lawmakers are killing California bills — by doing nothing

A new California Assembly rule gives committee chairs the power to shelve bills simply by not scheduling them for a hearing....

Original post made on May. 7, 2019
Last comment by YIMBY, on May 8, 2019 at 2:37 am | 3 comments | 2976 Views

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City's $95 million infrastructure project list sets record

A series of projects to improve traffic near Mountain View's North Bayshore tech hub is pushing the city's infrastructure...

Original post made on May. 6, 2019
Last comment by Brian, on May 7, 2019 at 5:37 pm | 3 comments | 3867 Views

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School board postpones vote on giving Egan to Bullis Charter School

Los Altos School District board members agreed Thursday night to delay the vote on whether to relocate Egan Junior High School...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2019
Last comment by DFE, on May 7, 2019 at 2:44 pm | 69 comments | 6884 Views

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EPC opts for less strict constraints on cannabis shops

A Mountain View Environmental Planning Commission meeting ended in disappointment last Wednesday night for some silent protesters...

Original post made on May. 2, 2019
Last comment by Rational, on May 7, 2019 at 2:30 pm | 5 comments | 2755 Views

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Voice wins for public service, in-depth reporting at California Journalism Awards

The ==I Mountain View Voice== took top honors for in depth reporting and public service journalism at this year's California...

Original post made on May. 5, 2019
Last comment by The Business Man, on May 7, 2019 at 10:48 am | 20 comments | 3581 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD board approves Bullis Charter deal without moving Egan Junior High

To delayed but hearty applause, the Los Altos School District board of trustees voted 5-0 Monday night to approve an agreement...

Original post made on Apr. 30, 2019
Last comment by LongResident, on May 7, 2019 at 10:18 am | 48 comments | 7255 Views
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