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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Turning off gang infatuation: Intervention starts in middle school with special counselors

<I>Editor's Note: The colors and paraphernalia of local gangs are showing up more frequently in local middle schools, a phenomenon...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2007
Last comment by John, on Jun 7, 2007 at 5:49 pm | 1 comment | 5288 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School boundary process fraught with distractions

As a resident and taxpayer in Los Altos for almost 30 years, I am very distressed by the process and possible outcome of...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2007
Last comment by Amanda, on Jun 26, 2007 at 7:03 pm | 23 comments | 35456 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Immigration forum seeks to allay fears

As the nation continues to debate its immigration laws, a handful of Spanish-speaking Mountain View residents came to St....

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2007
Last comment by agoldgawl, on Jan 24, 2009 at 12:58 pm | 34 comments | 5753 Views

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Immigration forum seeks to allay fears

As the nation continues to debate its immigration laws, a handful of Spanish-speaking Mountain View residents came to St....

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2007
Last comment by Maxwell, on Apr 28, 2008 at 11:25 pm | 3 comments | 4008 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Girls in gangs

For Los Altos High School senior "Paula," exposure to gangs started early, in middle school. Read the full story here...

Original post made on Jun. 10, 2007
Last comment by Post Highschool, on Jun 13, 2007 at 6:03 pm | 4 comments | 5301 Views

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Down and derby

Mountain View's first soap box derby went off without a hitch last weekend on the Dana Street overpass in front of Landels...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2007
Last comment by Tom Nelson, on Jun 14, 2007 at 2:13 pm | 4 comments | 4652 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tearful good-bye for Huff principal

The Huff Elementary School community gathered Thursday evening to give an emotional send-off to Principal Craig Goldman,...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2007
Last comment by Christopher Schulz, on Nov 7, 2007 at 6:14 pm | 5 comments | 4823 Views

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Stop development before it's too late

The news of City Hall giving the ax to the farm on Grant Road is extremely disappointing and upsetting to me. I am still...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2007
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Jun 15, 2007 at 10:40 am | 1 comment | 4263 Views

OTHER ISSUES

One hurt, several displaced in Church St. fire

The Red Cross has provided lodging for seven people, including an infant, after a two-alarm fire destroyed part of a Church...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2007
Last comment by Geoffrey Ziman, on Jun 15, 2007 at 1:41 pm | 1 comment | 4891 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Child care center squeezes through

Further cementing the future of the long-debated child care center proposed for Rengstorff Park, the City Council approved...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2007
Last comment by Gene Cavanaugh, on Jun 15, 2007 at 9:55 pm | 2 comments | 4640 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Boundary options down to two

Both of the remaining two options for LASD's boundary changes would force 100 or more Mountain View students to change schools. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 16, 2007
Last comment by Amanda, on Jun 19, 2007 at 3:54 pm | 6 comments | 4561 Views

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Lessons from the farm

Following last week's decisive 6-1 vote to halt any more discussion of zoning the Grant Road farm property for agriculture,...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2007
Last comment by Don Frances, on Jun 19, 2007 at 3:14 pm | 3 comments | 4193 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Some final thoughts on the Grant Road farm vote

I wish to share the following thoughts, as I did with the City Council following its June 5 meeting to decide the fate of...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Jun 22, 2007 at 11:06 am | 2 comments | 5290 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District makes the call on boundary change

After considering nearly 50 different proposed scenarios for boundary changes in the Los Altos School District, board members...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2007
Last comment by Matt Raschke, on Jun 28, 2007 at 12:43 pm | 6 comments | 5348 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District makes the call on boundary change

After considering nearly 50 different proposed scenarios for boundary changes in the Los Altos School District, board members...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2007
Last comment by Wavemama, on Sep 7, 2007 at 10:13 am | 6 comments | 4667 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Arrest in year-old rape case

Mountain View police announced a break in a 2006 rape case with the arrest last Friday of a Milpitas man accused of the crime. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 27, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Jun 27, 2007 at 2:29 pm | 2 comments | 5418 Views

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Council considers Carter concern

Jimmy Carter's Habitat for Humanity could soon be coming to Mountain View, where a small army of volunteers and future homeowners...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2007
Last comment by Chris Chow, on Jul 20, 2007 at 11:31 am | 2 comments | 4279 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Patient checks out -- five years later

Last Tuesday, on the sixth floor of El Camino Hospital's medical care unit, a small gathering of nursing staff and others...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Aug 8, 2007 at 3:23 pm | 7 comments | 4730 Views

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Farmlands Group seeks new location

If the amount of discussion about potential farm sites is any indication, efforts to bring a farm to Mountain View have not...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2007
Last comment by eric, on Jul 18, 2007 at 9:16 am | 25 comments | 4365 Views

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Stanford foothills scorched

A blackened Stanford Dish hiking trail was closed Tuesday following a blaze that consumed 128 acres of the foothills between...

Original post made on Jul. 2, 2007
Last comment by Olaf, on Jul 2, 2007 at 7:45 pm | 1 comment | 4115 Views
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