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North Bayshore under the microscope

Like many journalists, David Boyer came to Mountain View's North Bayshore to portray the complicated relationship between...

Original post made on Nov. 21, 2017
Last comment by david boyer, on Nov 22, 2017 at 3:19 pm | 8 comments | 2733 Views

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LinkedIn pledges $10 million for affordable housing

Taking a unique approach to providing affordable housing, LinkedIn is pledging $10 million in seed money that would be loaned...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2017
Last comment by mvresident2003, on Nov 22, 2017 at 10:25 am | 18 comments | 3669 Views

ELECTIONS

School board OKs superintendent raise

Mountain View Whisman School District's board members unanimously approved a new three-year contract with Superintendent...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2017
Last comment by Mojo, on Nov 21, 2017 at 2:54 pm | 6 comments | 1369 Views

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Guest opinion: It's decision time for city regarding preserving our heritage

==I "A good decision is based on knowledge, and not on numbers." -- Plato== The city of Mountain View would do well to...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2017
Last comment by Smart growth, on Nov 21, 2017 at 1:21 pm | 6 comments | 1799 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google Village (SJ) property development to benefit SJ schools

When a RDA (ReDevelopment Authority) was closed it's property assets are/were redistributed according to the percent property...

Original post made by Steven Nelson on Nov. 21, 2017
There are no comments yet. 180 Views

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Real Estate Matters: a taxing future?

A local real estate executive looks at the Republican tax plan's local impact. Read the full story here https://www.mv-voice.com/news/2017/11/10/real-estate-matters-a-taxing-future...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2017
Last comment by Common sense, on Nov 20, 2017 at 1:29 pm | 1 comment | 1012 Views

ELECTIONS

Guest opinion: Donald Trump, Tom Means, and rent control in Mountain View

One of the most unfortunate aspects of Donald Trump's presidency has been his habit of appointing officials such as Scott...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2017
Last comment by The Business Man, on Nov 20, 2017 at 10:20 am | 21 comments | 892 Views

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Navy looks to scale back watchdog group

The U.S. Navy will take a pause on disbanding the Moffett Field Restoration Advisory Board (RAB), but the environmental watchdog...

Original post made on Nov. 19, 2017
Last comment by go Greg!, on Nov 19, 2017 at 2:12 pm | 1 comment | 1262 Views

ELECTIONS

Gov. Brown signs off on Caltrain's sales-tax measure

The approval of Senate Bill 797 will allow Caltrain to move ahead with a sales-tax increase measure. Read the full story...

Original post made on Oct. 11, 2017
Last comment by rohit sharme, on Nov 19, 2017 at 5:17 am | 21 comments | 2957 Views

OTHER ISSUES

County reports first flu-related death of the season

Santa Clara County public health officials on Thursday reported the first flu-related death of the season occurred earlier...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1202 Views

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City says RV-dwellers can stay put. Cops ticket anyway

A wave of parking citations handed out last week has become the latest flash point for residents living out of vehicles along...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2017
Last comment by Shame, on Nov 18, 2017 at 8:18 pm | 34 comments | 4333 Views

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Ava's faces lawsuit over ADA access

A longtime linchpin of Castro Street, Ava's Downtown Market & Deli has weathered fierce competition, rising costs and parking...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2017
Last comment by Sophie, on Nov 18, 2017 at 6:07 pm | 44 comments | 2334 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD to sell density rights to fund new school

After securing the support of the Mountain View City Council last month, the Los Altos School District has been quietly laying...

Original post made on Nov. 17, 2017
Last comment by LASD Observer, on Nov 17, 2017 at 7:07 pm | 1 comment | 440 Views

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Still no ID of victim of brutal slaying

The name of the man who died following a violent attack outside the Center for Performing Arts in Mountain View earlier this...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2017
Last comment by Andrea Gemmet, on Nov 17, 2017 at 4:51 pm | 7 comments | 4186 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Co-teaching model to help special ed students

Aiming to prevent students with disabilities from falling behind, the Mountain View Whisman School District is preparing...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2017
Last comment by Jerry, on Nov 17, 2017 at 9:54 am | 4 comments | 1596 Views

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County Board of Education names interim superintendent

The Santa Clara County Board of Education named a new interim superintendent of the County Office of Education on Wednesday....

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2017
Last comment by Interested Observer , on Nov 16, 2017 at 9:04 pm | 2 comments | 1111 Views

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County receives sanctuary letter warning from DOJ

Santa Clara County is among 29 jurisdictions nationwide to receive sanctuary warning letters from the U.S. Department of...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2017
There are no comments yet. 1073 Views

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Los Altos: man rescued from inside garbage truck

A man was rescued from the compactor of a garbage truck this morning in Los Altos after becoming stuck inside of it, according...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2017
There are no comments yet. 2639 Views

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Housing crisis summit taking place Wednesday

A regional discussion focused on housing challenges in Silicon Valley will take place Santa Clara and San Mateo counties...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2017
Last comment by Landlord BoB, on Nov 15, 2017 at 8:39 pm | 11 comments | 1845 Views

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Child endangerment arrest

A 38-year-old Sunnyvale woman was arrested on Monday after officers suspected she was under the influence of methamphetamine...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2017
Last comment by NorthOrSouth, on Nov 15, 2017 at 7:12 pm | 4 comments | 1552 Views
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