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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Reward raised to $10,000 in Merales murder

The City Council held an emergency meeting Wednesday evening to increase the reward for information leading to arrests for...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2008
Last comment by Lives downtown, on Mar 6, 2008 at 6:28 pm | 4 comments | 3992 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Dogtown and Z-Girls

Cynthia Zawilski has been working to change the image of skateboarding, which is still dominated by the boys. And last Friday,...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2008
Last comment by Sacramento Cole, on Mar 19, 2008 at 5:48 pm | 4 comments | 4131 Views

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Parcel tax present: $166,000

Mountain View Whisman school officials searching for ways to compensate for expected cuts in state funding will get some...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2008
Last comment by Alan, on Mar 21, 2008 at 10:56 am | 7 comments | 3974 Views

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Tracking gangs through MySpace

Marco Garcia uses MySpace to find out what his students may not tell him. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=3880...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2008
Last comment by MountainViewownsall, on Apr 9, 2008 at 10:36 am | 13 comments | 4166 Views

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Tracking gangs through MySpace

Marco Garcia, at-risk-intervention supervisor at Graham Middle School, uses MySpace to find out what his students may not...

Original post made on Mar. 24, 2008
Last comment by Jonathan Hilliard, on Nov 20, 2008 at 5:56 am | 5 comments | 4049 Views

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A window on gang life

The <I>Voice</I></B> received an unexpected visit last week from a Mountain View Norteno who says he is trying to clean up...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2008
Last comment by Concerned, on Mar 11, 2011 at 2:32 pm | 7 comments | 4973 Views

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MVHS picks new assistant principal

Monday was a big day for local teacher Mike Mathiesen: His wife had a baby, and he was named the new assistant principal...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2008
Last comment by john doe, on May 18, 2010 at 2:05 pm | 3 comments | 3973 Views

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Five MVLA administrators win regional awards

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=475 posted Monday, March 17, 2008, 8:36 PM...

Original post made on Mar. 30, 2008
Last comment by imessedupbutiwillbeanewpersonthissummer2008, on Mar 30, 2008 at 4:09 am | 1 comment | 3967 Views

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Local districts ignore home school ruling

Urged on by the state's top education official, local schools are continuing to support families who teach their children...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2008
Last comment by Jon T, on Aug 26, 2008 at 11:55 am | 6 comments | 4139 Views

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New hurdle for disabled students

New state regulations are making it harder for a handful of local high school students to graduate with a diploma this spring. Read...

Original post made on Apr. 3, 2008
Last comment by Cynthia, on Apr 3, 2008 at 5:36 pm | 1 comment | 3472 Views

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Police see dip in gang crime

Despite two murders in February involving gang members, police say gang-related crime in Mountain View has actually been...

Original post made on Apr. 7, 2008
Last comment by KO S., on Apr 11, 2008 at 5:13 pm | 2 comments | 4338 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New hurdle for disabled students

Local educators are disappointed in new state regulations which bar students with learning disabilities from receiving high...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2008
Last comment by A. Wayne Mcfarlane, on Apr 10, 2008 at 9:12 am | 2 comments | 3958 Views

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Amigos league a kick for local youth

As community leaders and parents look for ways to keep kids out of gangs and away from violence, many are turning to Pedro...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2008
Last comment by jakup, on Jan 24, 2010 at 7:14 pm | 4 comments | 4224 Views

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COMING UP: Panel discussion on Prop 13

This Thursday, a speaker panel at Mountain View City Hall will address an issue that has vexed California voters for 30 years:...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2008
Last comment by mike klock, on Jun 10, 2009 at 12:08 pm | 8 comments | 4802 Views

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Bubb hosts 'Ability Awareness Week'

Students at Bubb Elementary School are using wheelchairs, walkers and crutches this week as part of the school's "Ability...

Original post made on Apr. 16, 2008
Last comment by R. Nuytten, on Apr 16, 2008 at 6:20 pm | 1 comment | 3744 Views

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Landels parents see CI in action

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=524 posted Friday, April 18, 2008, 11:24 AM...

Original post made on Apr. 19, 2008
Last comment by Beth, on Apr 19, 2008 at 11:36 pm | 1 comment | 3619 Views

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Court sides with Bullis

Bullis Charter School does not have to change its enrollment policies, and can continue to grant attendance preference to...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2008
Last comment by New BCS Parent, on Apr 29, 2008 at 12:25 pm | 22 comments | 5386 Views

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New city priority: gang prevention

On Monday night the City Council set about picking new goals for the year, with gang prevention making the top of the list...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2008
Last comment by JB, on May 4, 2008 at 4:25 am | 3 comments | 4104 Views

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Bullis gets more portable space

Bullis Charter School will start the next school year with additional portable space for classrooms and a computer lab, the...

Original post made on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by lasd taxpayer, on May 2, 2008 at 2:18 pm | 1 comment | 4038 Views

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Achievement gap continues to disturb MV Whisman

The Mountain View Whisman school district's annual report was released this spring, and administrators, faced with persistently...

Original post made on May. 6, 2008
Last comment by William Symons, on May 6, 2008 at 10:15 am | 1 comment | 4374 Views
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