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ELECTIONS

Flipping a U-turn, MV leaders endorse dedicated bus lanes

Despite numerous misgivings, Mountain View city leaders on Tuesday threw their support behind a controversial Santa Clara...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2015
Last comment by Lane Use, 5 minutes ago | 119 comments | 3809 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Landlord's plans spur fears of displaced residents

The specter of being priced out of Mountain View is hanging over more than three dozen households near the Rex Manor neighborhood...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2015
Last comment by Kathy, 28 minutes ago | 6 comments | 1227 Views

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Hate the ECR Decision? Please sign the online petition

https://www.change.org/p/mountain-view-city-council-keep-el-camino-real-in-mountain-view If you are like most here who...

Original post made by Make them listen on Apr. 22, 2015
Last comment by Status Report 223 Signers, 1 hour ago | 14 comments | 203 Views

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Spike in thefts hits MV on 'pot' holiday

Drug offenses remain more or less a non-issue for Mountain View on the April 20 unofficial holiday celebrating marijuana,...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2015
Last comment by Nice Try, 3 hours ago | 1 comment | 371 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City sets goals to boost housing supply

With the price of housing rentals rising through the stratosphere, Mountain View city leaders last week endorsed facilitating...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2015
Last comment by Robert, 4 hours ago | 6 comments | 894 Views

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Double-digit water rate increases on the way

California's statewide drought is expected to hit the pocketbooks of Mountain View residents in the coming months, in part...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2015
Last comment by Steve, 5 hours ago | 9 comments | 1732 Views

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Mountain View man gets year in jail for beating ex-girlfriend

A Stanford University doctoral student was sentenced to a year in jail Tuesday for beating an ex-girlfriend so severely she...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2015
Last comment by Jailbird, 6 hours ago | 8 comments | 1179 Views

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Going beyond the 'hour' of code

Teaching computer science and coding to young kids is a fresh and relatively unexplored frontier in public education that's...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2015
Last comment by Chris, 14 hours ago | 4 comments | 1999 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District to spend millions on achievement gap

Board members for the Mountain View Whisman School District vowed to get serious about addressing the achievement gap last...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2015
Last comment by Genes matter, 18 hours ago | 28 comments | 1845 Views

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MV council to take new look at dedicated bus lanes

In a decision that could drastically impact commuter traffic, Mountain View city leaders on Tuesday will consider a Santa...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2015
Last comment by @AC, 18 hours ago | 88 comments | 3066 Views

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Scientists: State drought likely to worsen

The likelihood of California experiencing more warm, dry years leading to severe drought is increasing, according to research...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2015
Last comment by Dickster, 19 hours ago | 68 comments | 3056 Views

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Mountain View man found dead in house fire

A Mountain View man was found dead inside his Lola Lane home early Thursday morning after a fire severely damaged and burned...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2015
Last comment by Lone Ringer, 21 hours ago | 5 comments | 1793 Views

ELECTIONS

Letters

<B>Let residents decide on El Camino plan Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2015/04/17/letters...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2015
Last comment by Jason, 23 hours ago | 1 comment | 114 Views

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Flipping a U-turn, city leaders endorse El Camino bus lanes

Despite numerous misgivings, Mountain View city leaders on Tuesday threw their support behind a controversial Santa Clara...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2015
Last comment by Editor, 23 hours ago | 2 comments | 155 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman to redraw school boundaries

The Mountain View Whisman School District is taking the first steps toward changing attendance boundaries for its schools,...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2015
Last comment by Kindergarden parent, on Apr 23, 2015 at 3:42 pm | 10 comments | 6534 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Public asked to help choose new name for Castro Elementary

The Castro Site Planning Council is asking the public for its input on naming the two new Castro schools, following a decision...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2015
Last comment by Hum Baby, on Apr 23, 2015 at 2:33 pm | 5 comments | 917 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LinkedIn aims to boost teen center programs with grant

Mountain View's teen center will get new computers and offer a range of career and college preparation programs with a $115,000...

Original post made on Apr. 22, 2015
Last comment by JBreitmeyer, on Apr 22, 2015 at 10:47 pm | 1 comment | 2101 Views

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Used bookshop scrambles to save business

Hotranatha Ajaya, the owner of the downtown shop Book Buyers, committed what some merchants might consider a blunder -- he...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2015
Last comment by Kathy Hall, on Apr 22, 2015 at 2:10 pm | 24 comments | 6031 Views

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From Cuban refugee to interim fire chief

In what is already being cast as a historic moment, the United States and Cuba have agreed to restore diplomatic relations,...

Original post made on Apr. 21, 2015
Last comment by Differenceisimnotracistlikeyou, on Apr 21, 2015 at 6:45 pm | 3 comments | 2064 Views

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Mountain View man arrested on suspicion of hate crime

Palo Alto police arrested a Mountain View man Sunday night after he yelled racial epithets and threatened a man in a downtown...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2015
Last comment by Slappy, on Apr 21, 2015 at 2:39 pm | 5 comments | 2508 Views
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