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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Palo Alto teen killed on tracks Tuesday

A 16-year-old Palo Alto male died on the train tracks early this morning, Caltrain spokeswoman Christine Dunn has confirmed. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2014
Last comment by Liz, on Nov 5, 2014 at 8:10 pm | 2 comments | 2645 Views

ELECTIONS

Kremen wins Santa Clara Valley Water District seat

The founder of Match.com, Gary Kremen, has won a seat on the Santa Clara Valley Water District board, with 51.62 percent...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by Agriculture, on Nov 5, 2014 at 6:09 pm | 3 comments | 2581 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board candidates face tough questions from students

Students at Stevenson Elementary are getting an up-close look at school board candidates for the Mountain View Whisman School...

Original post made on Oct. 27, 2014
Last comment by Thida Cornes, on Nov 5, 2014 at 3:34 pm | 12 comments | 3850 Views

AROUND TOWN

City struggles to add park space

At Tuesday night's City Council meeting, it became clear how difficult it is to add new park space in the city as council...

Original post made on Oct. 30, 2014
Last comment by time-for-petition, on Nov 5, 2014 at 9:45 am | 36 comments | 4680 Views

AROUND TOWN

Workers deliver petition for $15 wage at MV's Walmart

On Wednesday, Mountain View's Walmart was one of many around the country where workers presented management with a petition...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2014
Last comment by Martin, on Nov 5, 2014 at 9:30 am | 21 comments | 3217 Views

ELECTIONS

Traffic claim on council candidate's mailer raises questions

City Council candidate Ellen Kamei has sent out a mailer that makes a controversial claim: Adding 5,000 new homes in North...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2014
Last comment by Good Results, on Nov 5, 2014 at 9:26 am | 25 comments | 6521 Views

AROUND TOWN

Middle school kids save the Earth — with flying robots

Six Bay Area participants in the California Zero Robotics Summer Program for middle school kids celebrated their newly acquired...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2014
There are no comments yet. 449 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

You are invited to a Holiday Faire at Waldorf School of the Peninsula

Saturday, December 6 10 am - 4 pm 11311 Mora Drive, Los Altos 94024 For one day, the Waldorf School of the Peninsula...

Original post made by Waldorf School of the Peninsula on Nov. 5, 2014
There are no comments yet. 310 Views

ELECTIONS

Race for Water District seat is tight

With the earliest election returns coming in, the race between Santa Clara Valley Water District, seat 7, candidates Brian...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by Martin, on Nov 5, 2014 at 8:25 am | 1 comment | 1272 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City parts ways with Virgin Hotels

City Council members decided not to pursue an exclusive right to negotiate with Virgin to develop a hotel on two downtown...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2014
Last comment by 50YearResident, on Nov 4, 2014 at 10:14 pm | 1 comment | 1883 Views

ELECTIONS

NEC finances "toilet water" attack ad in Water District race

While the Neighborhood Empowerment Coalition continues to independently spend money on mailers in the Mountain View City...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2014
Last comment by SRB, on Nov 4, 2014 at 3:17 pm | 16 comments | 5404 Views

ELECTIONS

Outside money floods City Council race

The real estate industry and a shadowy special interest group is pumping tens of thousands of dollars into the Mountain View...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2014
Last comment by floored, on Nov 4, 2014 at 12:19 pm | 44 comments | 6421 Views

ELECTIONS

Independent spending continues in council race

As the final days of the City Council election approach, the mysterious Neighborhood Empowerment Coalition continues to report...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2014
Last comment by floored, on Nov 4, 2014 at 12:18 pm | 9 comments | 7316 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 Lilly, on Nov 4, 2014 at 12:11 pm | 79 comments | 10186 Views

ELECTIONS

Is the North Bayshore Really the Biggest Issue?

[Post removed. Town Square is a forum for debate and conversation on issues and matters of interest to our community. It...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Nov. 1, 2014
Last comment by floored, on Nov 4, 2014 at 12:10 pm | 8 comments | 509 Views

AROUND TOWN

Smoking ban takes effect Tuesday

A new ban on smoking near publicly accessible buildings and outdoor dining areas goes into effect Tuesday, May 15, which...

Original post made on May. 14, 2012
Last comment by Non-Smoker, on Nov 4, 2014 at 11:25 am | 14 comments | 3650 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Try our Twos Class at St. Timothy’s Preschool for free on Nov. 13

Try our Twos Class at St. Timothy’s Preschool for free on Thurs., Nov. 13, from 9:15 -10:45 am. Please RSVP to 650-967-4724...

Original post made by St. Timothy\'s Preschool on Nov. 4, 2014
There are no comments yet. 328 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Voice's editorial endorsement: Mountain View-Los Altos High School District

The Voice editorial board recommends supporting incumbents Debbie Torok and Joe Mitchner, and challenger Fiona Walter for...

Original post made on Oct. 4, 2014
Last comment by Anthony Moor, on Nov 3, 2014 at 7:10 pm | 2 comments | 3285 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School PTAs rally behind Measure N

While no one knows how Measure N will fare at the ballot box, lop-sided campaign spending shows school bond supporters appear...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2014
Last comment by Sad, on Nov 3, 2014 at 3:58 pm | 48 comments | 3234 Views

ELECTIONS

Teachers endorse school board candidates

In only the second contested election since the 1990s, seven candidates for the Mountain View-Los Altos School District board...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2014
Last comment by BvP, on Nov 3, 2014 at 2:51 pm | 16 comments | 6400 Views
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