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ELECTIONS

Council OKs housing loan to city clerk

On Tues., Oct. 14, Mountain View City Council voted unanimously to provide City Clerk Lorrie Brewer with a loan of $143,000...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by Jim Neal, 6 hours ago | 1 comment | 25 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

All about the budget

Class was back in session at the Oct. 9 Mountain View Whisman School District board meeting, as members of the community...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by SVTA Robo-calls, 6 hours ago | 2 comments | 330 Views

ELECTIONS

Kaspersak should stay out of LASD politics

I just hung up after getting a robocall from Mike Kaspersak in support of John Swann for LASD school board. To put it mildly,...

Original post made by psr on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by DavidR, 6 hours ago | 3 comments | 80 Views

ELECTIONS

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 DavidR, 6 hours ago | 1 comment | 30 Views

ELECTIONS

Is G-RAIL (GRAIL) in the future of the North Bayshore?

As the only candidate for City Council that takes public transportation or walks to my destinations over 99.9% of the time,...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Oct. 21, 2014
There are no comments yet. 34 Views

ELECTIONS

Candidates challenged on 'rent stabilization'

All nine candidates for Mountain View City Council were put on the spot last week during a candidate forum held by church...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2014
Last comment by m2grs, 8 hours ago | 23 comments | 1938 Views

ELECTIONS

Salem is top fundraiser in council race

The nine residents running for three City Council seats in the November election have some very different fundraising styles,...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, 9 hours ago | 7 comments | 1667 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council candidates' take on $15 minimum wage

It may fall on three new City Council members to carry on the current council's goal of working towards a $15 an hour minimum...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by Lazy!, 10 hours ago | 6 comments | 488 Views

ELECTIONS

Keep Outside Money Out of Local Politics

I follow the city council race closely because I care about the city very much. It is very important for me to have someone...

Original post made by alarmed_citizen on Oct. 14, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, 11 hours ago | 70 comments | 1128 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Open house draws huge crowd to NASA Ames

The public got a rare peak inside the gates of NASA Ames Research Center at Moffett Field on Saturday, which drew tens of...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2014
Last comment by Pat, 12 hours ago | 10 comments | 1214 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council moves ahead with office-heavy San Antonio plan

On Tuesday night the City Council decided it was prudent to add office space for 1,000 employees to the precise plan for...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by Linda Curtis, 12 hours ago | 34 comments | 4532 Views

OTHER ISSUES

CSA seeks to crowd-fund survival kits for the homeless

Mountain View's Community Services Agency is raising funds to buy supplies for the city's homeless who are facing the first...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by P.Rasti, 13 hours ago | 1 comment | 283 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man slashed with knife during argument

Police arrested a Mountain View woman last week after she allegedly got into an argument with a roommate, picked up a knife...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by Jon, 14 hours ago | 2 comments | 893 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Grand Cru of wine shops

At Vin Vino, owner Victor Pugliese specializes in the wines of Burgundy but pours glasses for every palette. Read the full...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2014
Last comment by Undertones of plum and cherry, 22 hours ago | 1 comment | 219 Views

AROUND TOWN

Voice editorial endorsement: City Council

The Mountain View Voice recommends candidates Ken Rosenberg, Pat Showalter and Lenny Siegel for City Council. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by puzzled, on Oct 21, 2014 at 1:39 am | 49 comments | 2431 Views

AROUND TOWN

County reports more enterovirus cases

Four new cases of the enterovirus-D68, a respiratory illness, have been diagnosed in Santa Clara County, bringing the number...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2014
There are no comments yet. 311 Views

AROUND TOWN

P.E. credit for marching band?

Everyone seems to agree that marching up and down a football field while banging on drums or playing the horn is hard work....

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Sam, on Oct 20, 2014 at 1:17 pm | 32 comments | 37839 Views

AROUND TOWN

Voter guide: City Council

One of the most important City Council elections in decades will take place on Nov. 4 when voters will pick three candidates...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by concerned citizen, on Oct 20, 2014 at 12:02 pm | 7 comments | 1841 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Straight from the farm

All Christina Hildebrand wanted was a reliable source of raw milk for her daughter. Frustrated by the difficulty of finding...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2014
Last comment by Jaime Palumbo, on Oct 20, 2014 at 10:19 am | 31 comments | 2504 Views

RESTAURANTS

MV restaurant fined over unpaid overtime wages

Xanh Restaurant in Mountain View will be paying more than $90,000 to employees after a U.S. Department of Labor investigation...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Geek, on Oct 20, 2014 at 9:02 am | 11 comments | 2310 Views
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Local picks on 2015 Michelin Bib Gourmand list
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Ode to Brussels Sprout
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Go Giants! Next Stop: World Series!
By Chandrama Anderson | 1 comment | 1,873 views