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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Menlo Park mom wonders: Who wins with Prop 13?

Menlo Park resident Jennifer Bestor had long heard many arguments for and against Proposition 13, passed in 1978 to control...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2010
Last comment by Bob Holmgren, on Apr 21, 2010 at 4:35 pm | 4 comments | 1597 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Irate parent opposes MVLA bond

A Mountain View parent upset with the lack of school tax revenue from the city's Shoreline area is going to unusual lengths...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2010
Last comment by eric, on Apr 21, 2010 at 4:14 pm | 13 comments | 1996 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council approves $625K for downtown studies

The City Council approved a slew of studies worth $625,000 Tuesday to help navigate the future of Castro Street, where officials...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by New MV resident, on Apr 21, 2010 at 10:00 am | 27 comments | 1703 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Stanford Hospital gives 'final offer' to nurses

Nurses at Stanford Hospital and Clinics and Lucile Packard Children's Hospital are at a heated impasse with hospital administrators...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2010
Last comment by CaliNurse, on Apr 21, 2010 at 9:19 am | 6 comments | 1534 Views

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Police: Knife-wielding boy arrested for mugging

Mountain View police say they arrested a 15-year-old boy Saturday in connection with a strong-arm robbery on Middlefield...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Marcos, on Apr 20, 2010 at 10:33 pm | 3 comments | 1303 Views

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EDITORIAL: New fees hurtful, but necessary

In an effort to spread the pain of the economic downturn and recover much more of its operations cost, the City Council appears...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Rodger, on Apr 20, 2010 at 8:44 pm | 6 comments | 1249 Views

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Rough week so far for rail commuters

This week has begun badly for rail passengers after two apparently unrelated bomb scares, one in downtown Mountain View,...

Original post made on Apr. 20, 2010
Last comment by Wondering, on Apr 20, 2010 at 5:11 pm | 1 comment | 1172 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Voice recognized for 'Public Service'

The ==I Mountain View Voice== and its sister papers won top honors in this year's "Better Newspapers Contest" awards, handed...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2010
Last comment by Miss USA, on Apr 20, 2010 at 3:32 am | 5 comments | 1697 Views

OTHER ISSUES

HSR may cut into Central

Should high-speed rail come to Mountain View, it will not sit atop a massive "Berlin Wall," as some rail opponents have feared....

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by Michael, on Apr 19, 2010 at 11:25 pm | 7 comments | 1386 Views

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Historic Palo Alto Bowl gets new lease -- and new owner

The historic Palo Alto Bowl in south Palo Alto will get a new owner May 1 and its lease is being extended to 2014, according...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by tommygee, on Apr 19, 2010 at 9:57 pm | 12 comments | 1955 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital offers new services in Sunnyvale

El Camino Hospital will begin offering medical and dental services to an additional 4,200 patients through the county hospital. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2010
Last comment by Aman Cable, on Apr 19, 2010 at 5:56 pm | 1 comment | 1557 Views

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A mother's plea: No peanuts for squirrels

In Mountain View, squirrels eating human food led to attacks on children in Cuesta Park four years ago. Today in Palo Alto,...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2010
Last comment by HM, on Apr 19, 2010 at 7:42 am | 16 comments | 1983 Views

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High schools honor Latino student achievement

Latino students in the Mountain View-Los Altos High School District collected 145 awards on April 8 at the Latino Academic...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2010
Last comment by eric, on Apr 18, 2010 at 8:52 pm | 4 comments | 1348 Views

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Possible round two in Guasch trial

After being convicted of soliciting two undercover cops to kill his wife last year, Mountain View resident James Guasch,...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2010
Last comment by amanda, on Apr 17, 2010 at 8:23 pm | 1 comment | 1393 Views

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Flasher reported near Stevens Creek Trail

A man exposed himself to a woman sitting in her car near an entrance to the Stevens Creek Trail on Monday, according to Mountain...

Original post made on Apr. 14, 2010
Last comment by fresh air, on Apr 17, 2010 at 1:09 pm | 7 comments | 1410 Views

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Thanks for the Sidewalks!

Noticed the new sidewalks going in at the Stierlin/Montecito/Shoreline triangle (near Safeway). It's always nice to see the...

Original post made by Catherine on Apr. 16, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1392 Views

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BE AWARE: BIG TRAFFIC HEADACHE TONIGHT

A group of up to a couple of thousand bicycle riders (http://www.sjbikeparty.org) will be out for their monthly bike ride...

Original post made by John the Man on Apr. 16, 2010
There are no comments yet. 1683 Views

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CHAC property swap nearly a done deal

It's "99 percent sure" that a plan to trade the Community Health Awareness Council's building on Church Street for a larger...

Original post made on Apr. 15, 2010
Last comment by dominick, on Apr 15, 2010 at 10:46 pm | 3 comments | 1489 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Simitian pushes bill to change kinder cutoff date

State Sen. Joe Simitian has joined a chorus of child-development experts in calling for California children to be 5 years...

Original post made on Apr. 13, 2010
Last comment by Lourdes Calande, on Apr 15, 2010 at 8:50 pm | 4 comments | 1642 Views

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Give Bayshore housing a look

The city's notion of not mixing housing and commercial development in the North Bayshore has run afoul of Google, its major...

Original post made on Feb. 26, 2010
Last comment by Kristine, on Apr 15, 2010 at 4:03 pm | 5 comments | 1611 Views
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