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ELECTIONS

Measure V ekes out narrow win

In a result that has huge implications for the local housing market, Mountain View voters have dealt a narrow win to the...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by renter economist, on Nov 14, 2016 at 4:14 pm | 112 comments | 19625 Views

ELECTIONS

Los Altos police chief to retire next month

The police chief of the Los Altos Police Department announced his retirement, department officials said Wednesday. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2016
Last comment by Sarah1000, on Nov 14, 2016 at 3:43 pm | 1 comment | 1014 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council mulls fix for Shoreline congestion

One the city's worst congestion hotspots, the Shoreline Boulevard gateway into North Bayshore, will get an overhaul under...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2016
Last comment by Bob, on Nov 14, 2016 at 8:49 am | 3 comments | 2551 Views

OTHER ISSUES

DA study finds racial disparity in prosecutions

A new study by the Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office about fairness in the criminal system raises questions about...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2016
Last comment by Nathan, on Nov 14, 2016 at 5:56 am | 5 comments | 1311 Views

AROUND TOWN

Matichak, Abe-Koga, Clark and McAlister win council seats

By the end of election night, it became clear that returning councilmen Chris Clark and John McAlsiter would see another...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by Paul, on Nov 12, 2016 at 6:50 pm | 9 comments | 3501 Views

MOVIES

Star Trek Club Meeting This Sunday

Hailing on all frequencies! This is a reminder that the Star Trek Club will meet at the Los Altos Library on November...

Original post made by Star Trek Club on Nov. 12, 2016
Last comment by starguy, on Nov 12, 2016 at 2:54 pm | 1 comment | 137 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

More fireworks in the Mountain View Whisman boardroom

Things got ugly at the Mountain View Whisman School District's board meeting, when a tense argument between trustee Steve...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2016
Last comment by MV Parent, on Nov 12, 2016 at 7:50 am | 13 comments | 2485 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Crime briefs

<B>Shooting in Los Altos Hills Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2016/10/21/crime--briefs posted...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2016
There are no comments yet. 311 Views

AROUND TOWN

TCE joins list of known carcinogens

The prevalent groundwater toxin in Mountain View's northern region received new recognition as a health hazard by federal...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2016
Last comment by Common sense, on Nov 11, 2016 at 1:49 pm | 4 comments | 1665 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Khan Academy's experimental school is thriving

Earlier this year, 12-year-old Ana Zeiger did what many middle school-aged students fantasize about: she stopped attending...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2016
Last comment by Plane Speaker, on Nov 11, 2016 at 11:01 am | 19 comments | 5763 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Abandoned dog finds home with police dispatcher

An abandoned dog found a permanent home Saturday after being found only hours earlier in a Mountain View park, police said....

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2016
Last comment by adopt the abandoned, on Nov 11, 2016 at 9:35 am | 10 comments | 2577 Views

ELECTIONS

Change.Org Petition to Electoral College - Make Hillary Clinton President on December 19

Change.Org Petition to Electoral College - Make Hillary Clinton President on December 19 LINK: https://www.change.org/p/electoral-college-electors-electoral-college-make-hil...

Original post made by Thomas Paine on Nov. 11, 2016
There are no comments yet. 229 Views

ELECTIONS

Measure B wins by a large margin; Measure A squeaks by

Two big-money Santa Clara County tax measures intended to address the county's transportation and housing needs have been...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by Common sense, on Nov 10, 2016 at 3:37 pm | 6 comments | 3463 Views

AROUND TOWN

Nurses agree to new hospital contract

After protracted and difficult negotiations that stretched for more than seven months, nurses at El Camino Hospital agreed...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2016
Last comment by Maher, on Nov 10, 2016 at 2:38 pm | 1 comment | 1413 Views

AROUND TOWN

New wood-burning rules as winter Spare the Air season starts

With the Winter Spare the Air season beginning today, the Bay Area Air Quality Management District is reminding residents...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2016
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 10, 2016 at 12:09 pm | 27 comments | 2290 Views

ELECTIONS

Wilson, Blakely and Gutierrez lead in school board race

With all 33 precincts reporting, incumbent Jose Gutierrez and candidates Tamara Wilson and Laura Blakely appear to be the...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by Stevenson parent , on Nov 9, 2016 at 11:50 pm | 4 comments | 1923 Views

AROUND TOWN

New hotel approved for North Bayshore

A proposal for the North Bayshore neighborhood's first hotel was unanimously approved by the Mountain View City Council....

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2016
Last comment by FormerResident, on Nov 9, 2016 at 6:25 pm | 2 comments | 1547 Views

ELECTIONS

Voters split on rent control measures

Election night results show Mountain View voters are leaning toward yes on the Measure V rent control charter amendment and...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by ANON, on Nov 9, 2016 at 12:51 pm | 3 comments | 4211 Views

ELECTIONS

Guest Opinion: Renters deserve some protections

I'm one of the fortunate minority in the city: I own my house. My wife and I moved to Mountain View in 1998 and in the interim...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2016
Last comment by Get Ready! Can You Say the next President is, on Nov 8, 2016 at 8:22 pm | 68 comments | 3066 Views

ELECTIONS

Guest opinion: Rent stabilization is still rent control

Mountain View voters will be asked in the upcoming election to consider two rent control measures, V and W. Both measures...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2016
Last comment by Mike_, on Nov 8, 2016 at 7:08 pm | 58 comments | 2330 Views
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