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SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school students do well on API tests

Students in the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District made notable gains in this year's Academic Performance Index,...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by parent, on Sep 26, 2009 at 8:50 pm | 5 comments | 2110 Views

AROUND TOWN

El Camino gives grand tour of its new hospital

After seven years of planning and nearly $480 million spent, El Camino Hospital's new Grant Road facility is only weeks from...

Original post made on Sep. 26, 2009
Last comment by Mark E, on Sep 26, 2009 at 1:23 pm | 1 comment | 1502 Views

AROUND TOWN

Neighbors clash with council on Minton's project

Reflecting a more pro-growth stance since November's election, the City Council differed with about a dozen neighbors Tuesday...

Original post made on Jun. 18, 2009
Last comment by MiRNA, on Sep 26, 2009 at 5:02 am | 9 comments | 1765 Views

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Minton's may get chopped

This Tuesday, nearly 100 years after Minton's Lumber and Supply opened up near the downtown train station, the City Council...

Original post made on Jan. 22, 2009
Last comment by MiRNA, on Sep 26, 2009 at 4:46 am | 15 comments | 2103 Views

OTHER ISSUES

San Antonio proposal includes 400 homes

A developer has proposed 400 homes and 225,000 square feet of new retail space for the San Antonio shopping center —...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by John Cierra, on Sep 25, 2009 at 10:59 pm | 1 comment | 1850 Views

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Some suggestions for new development on Minton's site

I submitted some comments to City Council in advance of the study session planned for Wednesday, Sept. 16 to discuss the...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Ted, on Sep 25, 2009 at 4:46 pm | 4 comments | 1478 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD to send out 45 pink slips

Forty-five employees in the Los Altos School District will be let go this spring as the district tries to deal with over...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by Barack, on Sep 25, 2009 at 2:25 pm | 7 comments | 2504 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Last Namesake of Lawson's Grocery Dies

Thank you for your article on the passing of my father, Don Lawson. I felt like you captured the fact that he was a man of...

Original post made by Beth Lawson-Hyland on Sep. 24, 2009
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SCHOOLS & KIDS

'No Child' law finally catches up with local schools

Schools in Mountain View have cause to both celebrate academic achievement and take action for improvement after the release...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2009
Last comment by James, on Sep 24, 2009 at 4:03 pm | 3 comments | 2086 Views

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CSA honors this year's 'Hometown Heroes'

Mountain View, Los Altos and Los Altos Hills community members joined together last Friday morning to honor the Community...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by CSA, on Sep 24, 2009 at 3:43 pm | 2 comments | 1712 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'No Child' law finally catches up with schools

Schools in Mountain View have cause to both celebrate academic achievement and take action for improvement after the release...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2009
Last comment by Monita, on Sep 23, 2009 at 4:52 pm | 16 comments | 2614 Views

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City official explains bad odor

There have been a number of complaints about a mysterious rotten egg smell all over town, which turns out to be the smell...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by Ed, on Sep 23, 2009 at 8:32 am | 7 comments | 2281 Views

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City holds last of General Plan meetings

The final neighborhood meeting this year for the city's General Plan update had 45 residents and business owners seriously...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Jeff C, on Sep 22, 2009 at 2:44 pm | 1 comment | 1596 Views

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Police: Roommate attacked with wooden sword

Police say a 79-year-old man was assaulted by his 26-year-old roommate wielding a traditional Japanese wooden sword. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 22, 2009
Last comment by Jason Harden, on Sep 22, 2009 at 11:58 am | 3 comments | 1873 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letters to the Editor

<B>Cuesta Park plan true to public input Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=5454 posted...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Sep 21, 2009 at 6:25 pm | 12 comments | 2007 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Interplast receives $50,000 grant

Two hundred impoverished children will undergo reconstructive surgeries next year thanks to a $50,000 grant to Interplast,...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2009
Last comment by Diana, on Sep 21, 2009 at 5:19 pm | 2 comments | 1558 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police find marijuana in suspect's dreadlocks

A traffic stop by Palo Alto police for an expired vehicle registration led to the multi-felony arrest of a Mountain View...

Original post made on Sep. 17, 2009
Last comment by NW Resident, on Sep 21, 2009 at 9:28 am | 8 comments | 1784 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Suit claims Target dumped hazardous waste

A lawsuit was filed against Target Corporation on Monday by the California Attorney General and 19 district attorneys, including...

Original post made on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by cynic, on Sep 20, 2009 at 11:26 pm | 5 comments | 2008 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Varied policies on president's school speech

As controversy over President Barack Obama's address to students last week flared up across the country, administrators in...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by SG, on Sep 20, 2009 at 9:47 pm | 12 comments | 1910 Views

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City considers bold new transit system

Someday in Mountain View's not-too-distant future, driverless electric vehicles could whisk passengers between the downtown...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2009
Last comment by Dickster, on Sep 20, 2009 at 5:51 pm | 1 comment | 1479 Views
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