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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 | 2381 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 | 5387 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. 97 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. 75 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 | 799 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 | 1033 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 | 3456 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 | 5045 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 | 1693 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 | 6428 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 | 326 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 | 2893 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. 98 Views

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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 | 2265 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 | 2435 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 | 3196 Views

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Council race: Jobs-housing balance is key for council candidate Greg Unangst

Mountain View resident Greg Unangst is aiming to spend a good bit of his retirement as a Mountain View City Council member...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2014
Last comment by Christopher Chiang, on Nov 2, 2014 at 9:30 pm | 8 comments | 3383 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Personal Endorsement from a LASD Board Member

Endorsements 2014 http://lasdobserver.blogspot.com/2014/10/endorsements-2014.html It's election time, and like most folks...

Original post made by Thank You Doug on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by LASD Citizen, on Nov 2, 2014 at 2:09 pm | 9 comments | 392 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Classic comfort food -- minus the meat

Veggie Grill is whipping up fresh and creative dishes that may change your mind about a vegan diet. Read the full story...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2014
Last comment by JC, on Nov 2, 2014 at 1:31 pm | 1 comment | 1552 Views

ELECTIONS

Fung outspends Abe-Koga, Reeder in health care district race

Campaign financing by the three candidates for the El Camino Healthcare District's two seats are a study in contrasts, according...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2014
Last comment by Rich, on Nov 2, 2014 at 11:18 am | 19 comments | 2590 Views
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