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Bigger class sizes, no teacher raises at MV Whisman

Last week, Mountain View elementary and middle school officials approved next year's budget, which aims to make do with dwindling...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Tea Partyer, on Jun 26, 2010 at 7:38 am | 8 comments | 2217 Views

AROUND TOWN

Support surges for Cuesta flood basin

In a surprise turnaround, Cuesta Park Annex supporters endorsed a plan Tuesday night that they had previously strongly opposed:...

Original post made on Mar. 2, 2008
Last comment by Sallie Forth, on Jun 26, 2010 at 12:28 am | 4 comments | 3475 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council balances city budget with cuts and fees

The City Council approved a balanced $87 million general fund budget Tuesday with a few last minute tweaks. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2010
Last comment by jim, on Jun 25, 2010 at 8:08 pm | 3 comments | 1266 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Barbershop Boys make time for harmony and homework

With the help of a local barbershop quartet, a group of junior high schoolers have formed The Barbershop Boys. Read the...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2010
Last comment by Crittenden mom, on Jun 25, 2010 at 3:52 pm | 3 comments | 1861 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council struggles with its position on high-speed rail

Council members were clearly concerned about the message they are sending as they discussed making official comments to the...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2010
Last comment by Big Al, on Jun 25, 2010 at 1:18 pm | 2 comments | 1458 Views

MOVIES

Review: 'Knight and Day'

Tom Cruise returns to form in this entertaining action-comedy from director James Mangold ("3:10 to Yuma"). Cruise and co-star...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2010
Last comment by Margaret, on Jun 25, 2010 at 1:07 pm | 1 comment | 3532 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo 'disturbed' by plan to demolish Hangar One's cork room

In a terse letter to U.S. Navy Secretary Ray Mabus, Congresswoman Anna Eshoo says she is "disturbed" by news reports about...

Original post made on Jun. 23, 2010
Last comment by USA, on Jun 24, 2010 at 11:19 pm | 5 comments | 2195 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council balances city budget with cuts and fees

The City Council approved a balanced $87 million general fund budget Tuesday with a few last minute tweaks. Read the full...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Concerned Citizen, on Jun 24, 2010 at 10:56 pm | 1 comment | 1260 Views

AROUND TOWN

Why a Power Outage on a slighly breezy Summer day?

Who maintains the trees by the old farm? They are overgrown and cause these random power outages. PGE says they won't restore...

Original post made by Waverly Dark on Jun. 24, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1292 Views

AROUND TOWN

High schools cut programs and faculty support

<B>Exit exam courses eliminated, cuts to sports and superintendent's budget Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6135...

Original post made on Jun. 24, 2010
Last comment by Jack, on Jun 24, 2010 at 8:06 pm | 2 comments | 1063 Views

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Rep. Eshoo honored by public television station

The Cat in the Hat was on hand Monday, when Congresswoman Anna Eshoo was honored for her support of public television at...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2010
Last comment by George, on Jun 23, 2010 at 4:00 pm | 3 comments | 1339 Views

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Missing Mountain View couple found alive

A Mountain View couple reported missing Monday after failing to return from a camping trip in Los Padres National Forest...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Jun 23, 2010 at 2:11 pm | 5 comments | 1335 Views

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Mountain View pair missing in Los Padres forest

A search is underway today for a Mountain View couple who failed to return Sunday from a two-night camping and hiking trip...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2010
Last comment by tommygee, on Jun 22, 2010 at 10:35 pm | 4 comments | 1445 Views

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Tough decisions ahead for MV Whisman

Local elementary and middle schools are considering cutting programs and raising class sizes in response to state budget...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2010
Last comment by Been There, on Jun 22, 2010 at 1:57 pm | 46 comments | 6592 Views

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Owner's empty lot could be new home for the Bakotich house

The city's second oldest home may have a savior in Ellyn Berner, who was thinking about selling her vacant lot on Pettis...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2010
Last comment by JP, on Jun 21, 2010 at 3:34 pm | 2 comments | 1157 Views

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Owner's empty lot could be new home for the Bakotich house

The city's second oldest home may have a savior in Ellyn Berner, who was thinking about selling her vacant lot on Pettis...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2010
Last comment by Huh?, on Jun 21, 2010 at 2:19 pm | 2 comments | 1182 Views

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Historic home, all yours -- if you move it

Try as they might, a group of seniors who want to build communal housing at 445 Calderon Avenue say it is not economically...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2010
Last comment by Susan Burwen, on Jun 20, 2010 at 10:25 am | 8 comments | 2081 Views

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MVTC Social Tennis Play Day

On Sunday morning, June 13, a group of 35 players met at Cuesta Park to participate in a Social Tennis Play Day co sponsored...

Original post made by Debbie on Jun. 18, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1292 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district expresses fears of selling Cubberley

Palo Alto school board members Wednesday expressed deep-seated fears about selling any portion of the dilapidated Cubberley...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2010
Last comment by John the Man, on Jun 18, 2010 at 3:14 pm | 11 comments | 1630 Views

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Bobcat Ridge to re-open Saturday

Tule, one of the Palo Alto Junior Museum and Zoo's two bobcats, watches ducks and a goose from her favorite spot in her new...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2010
Last comment by The Dad, on Jun 18, 2010 at 12:39 pm | 1 comment | 1278 Views
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