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Tom Means retires from the City Council

City Council member Tom Means is wrapping up a term in office in which he applied his unique brand of libertarian idealism...

Original post made on Jan. 4, 2013
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 4, 2013 at 4:36 pm | 4 comments | 5081 Views

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Bus Rapid Transit options still being studied

There's been quite a bit of traffic on neighborhood email listservs regarding the Bus Rapid Transit project along the El...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2013
Last comment by Tmd, on Nov 11, 2013 at 7:20 pm | 4 comments | 2539 Views

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President greeted by MV mayor, 129th Rescue Wing

President Barack Obama has arrived in the Bay Area today for Democratic fundraisers as well as a speech in Mountain View...

Original post made on May. 9, 2014
Last comment by Survival of the fittest, on May 9, 2014 at 7:16 pm | 4 comments | 5857 Views

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City Council request for pay raise

If the City Council wants a pay raise tell them to ask Google, Linked In, Sobrato, Merlone Geier Partners and all the other...

Original post made by Kay Ritchey on Jun. 15, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Jun 17, 2014 at 5:08 pm | 4 comments | 1164 Views

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School board candidate Palmer stands by careful planning

It's an exciting time for the Mountain View Whisman School District. School funding is coming back, bond measure construction...

Original post made on Aug. 22, 2014
Last comment by District Teacher, on Sep 4, 2014 at 9:12 pm | 4 comments | 8361 Views

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El Camino Precise Plan Survey

Tomorrow night, the City Council will be conducting a Study Session for the El Camino Precise Plan. I am collecting feedback...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Sep. 22, 2014
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Sep 24, 2014 at 11:30 am | 4 comments | 925 Views

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Censorship Strikes Again in Mountain View

Last week, a man was arrested for allegedly attempting to destroy a Pat Showalter sign after he was confronted by a courageous...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Sep. 25, 2014
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Sep 26, 2014 at 10:02 am | 4 comments | 914 Views

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Voice editorial endorsement: Yes on Measure A

The Voice editorial board recommends a yes vote on Measure A, to raise the City Council's salary. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2014
Last comment by Susan, on Oct 15, 2014 at 9:33 am | 4 comments | 3628 Views

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The True Motivation of Measure N for LASD

Obviously, the True Motive for this measure is to protect Los Altos property values. Just look at the campaign mailer that...

Original post made by DavidR on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by Outside Inside, on Oct 22, 2014 at 10:19 pm | 4 comments | 1093 Views

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Modest spending in school board race

So far, campaign spending is low this year for candidates seeking a seat on Mountain View Whisman School District. Not only...

Original post made on Oct. 24, 2014
Last comment by SVTA Robo-Calls, on Oct 25, 2014 at 10:43 pm | 4 comments | 4092 Views

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SC County slowest to count votes in Bay Area; Supervisors want answers

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors today requested administrators to report in January about the slow tally of votes...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2014
Last comment by Doug Pearson, on Nov 19, 2014 at 3:31 pm | 4 comments | 3943 Views

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Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina announces run for presidency

Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina said this morning she is running for president in 2016, according to her Twitter...

Original post made on May. 4, 2015
Last comment by Resident, on May 5, 2015 at 10:16 am | 4 comments | 2864 Views

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NASA expo to explore drone potential

Look into the skies these days and you might just see a drone buzzing through the air. But while these small unmanned fliers...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2015
Last comment by Jeff, on Jul 14, 2015 at 3:06 pm | 4 comments | 3005 Views

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Race for Assembly seat draws more aspirants

Longtime Mountain View Councilman Mike Kasperzak's bid to replace Rich Gordon as the 24th District state assemblyman just...

Original post made on Dec. 28, 2015
Last comment by Common sense, on Jan 3, 2016 at 10:15 am | 4 comments | 3065 Views

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Assembly candidates square off in Democratic forum

The race to succeed Assemblyman Rich Gordon in Sacramento kicked off in earnest on Sunday afternoon at a forum in Los Altos...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2016
Last comment by David, on Feb 23, 2016 at 12:02 am | 4 comments | 2388 Views

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City Council hits impasse in rental resolution

The Mountain View City Council's preferred plan to ameliorate the city's rental crisis was delivered a setback after failing...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2016
Last comment by Gary, on Apr 9, 2016 at 11:14 am | 4 comments | 2385 Views

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Candidates vie for chance to represent District 24

The eight candidates for California Assembly District 24 come from different cities, professions and philosophical positions,...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2016
Last comment by John, on Apr 13, 2016 at 8:42 am | 4 comments | 4300 Views

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Rent stabilization measure: Situation demands a charter amendment

Mayor Showalter and other City Council members have expressed dismay that the rent stabilization measure proposed by the...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2016
Last comment by Linda Curtis, on Aug 3, 2016 at 7:11 pm | 4 comments | 1212 Views

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Foothill-De Anza board faces contested race

The Foothill-De Anza Community College District's board of trustees often sits out during the November general election,...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2016
Last comment by Paula Noonan, on Aug 18, 2016 at 3:31 pm | 4 comments | 5762 Views

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Big turnover for Mountain View school board

Four candidates will be facing off this November for seats on the Mountain View Whisman School District's board of trustees,...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2016
Last comment by Eileen Peña, on Aug 29, 2016 at 9:12 am | 4 comments | 1677 Views
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