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SCHOOLS & KIDS

After parent outcry, board shifts stance on Castro school split

Castro Elementary School families spoke out last week against the school district's proposal to turn Castro into two separate...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2014
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Nov 15, 2014 at 7:52 am | 14 comments | 3544 Views

ELECTIONS

Letters to the Editor

<B>Say 'No' to the lame duck rush Read the full story here http://mv-voice.com/print/story/2014/11/14/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Nov 14, 2014 at 3:07 pm | 2 comments | 266 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Los Altos investment manager indicted for fraud

A Los Altos investment manager has been indicted by a federal grand jury in San Jose on 29 counts of fraud. Read the...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2014
There are no comments yet. 2513 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Raises for city's manager, clerk and attorney

City Council members unanimously approved raises on Tuesday for the three folks the council appoints to run the city's daily...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2014
Last comment by Pay Raise, more like, on Nov 13, 2014 at 2:58 pm | 6 comments | 1387 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Trustee says 'millions' needed to boost Castro students

In an effort to address poor student achievement among low-income and minority students, the Mountain View Whisman school...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2014
Last comment by Hmm, on Nov 13, 2014 at 2:56 pm | 9 comments | 2203 Views

ELECTIONS

State declines to review Santa Clara County election

Santa Clara County's election will not be reviewed by the Secretary of State after all, despite public speculation about...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2014
Last comment by Votes, on Nov 12, 2014 at 7:40 pm | 12 comments | 1852 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Burglary case leads to more arrests

Police arrested four people in connection with a burglary of a CalMoto BMW dealership in Mountain View earlier this year,...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2014
Last comment by Gene Cavanaugh, on Nov 12, 2014 at 3:47 pm | 1 comment | 2266 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District taps into Shoreline funds for new buildings

New building designs could mean a change of pace for Mountain View students starting next year. The Mountain View Whisman...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Nov 12, 2014 at 2:19 pm | 19 comments | 2707 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain to buy new cars to ease commute crowding

Caltrain officials announced Thursday plans to purchase 16 surplus Metrolink rail cars that will be used to extend train...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2014
Last comment by Larry Morris, on Nov 12, 2014 at 2:11 pm | 3 comments | 1797 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Voters OK City Council pay raise

After council members complained that they are paid less than minimum wage, Mountain View voters gave their elected representatives...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2014
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Nov 12, 2014 at 12:59 pm | 5 comments | 1292 Views

ELECTIONS

Coladonato leads over incumbent in school board race

As votes continue to be counted, an incumbent may lose his seat, according to the latest election results for the Mountain...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2014
Last comment by Greg Coladonato, on Nov 11, 2014 at 2:04 pm | 5 comments | 1696 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google backing Earth, Air & Space Collaboratory at Moffett

An ambitious plan for a museum and collaborative educational space at Moffett Field is taking shape, thanks to Google's lease...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2014
Last comment by Garrett, on Nov 11, 2014 at 1:47 pm | 1 comment | 2409 Views

AROUND TOWN

Arrest in purse-snatching

A 24-year-old Palo Alto man was arrested on Halloween night after he allegedly grabbed a woman's purse and made off with...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2014
Last comment by Spank, on Nov 11, 2014 at 10:16 am | 5 comments | 1440 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Architect leads the way in sustainable schools

In an effort to get away from dark, dreary classrooms and stuffy gymnasiums, the Los Altos School District modernized its...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2014
Last comment by Trish, on Nov 11, 2014 at 3:36 am | 5 comments | 2548 Views

ELECTIONS

Very disappointing MV voters

Considering the size of the population and looking at the number of votes for the city council, hardly any of you voted....

Original post made by Jes\' Sayin\' on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by MV voter, on Nov 10, 2014 at 11:02 pm | 2 comments | 203 Views

ELECTIONS

Measure N vote too close to call

Early election results show Measure N is just 1 percent shy of the 55 percent of the vote needed to pass the $150 million...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by JimB, on Nov 10, 2014 at 8:00 pm | 35 comments | 3186 Views

AROUND TOWN

Civility Roundtable takes on housing crisis

With a goal of having a difficult but civil discussion on housing affordability, Mountain View's fifth Civility Roundtable...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by resident, on Nov 10, 2014 at 2:13 pm | 22 comments | 3268 Views

ELECTIONS

Logan, Peruri win in LASD election

The Los Altos School district had a lot of potential for new faces and big changes this election, with three seats on the...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by Dread Pirate Roberts, on Nov 9, 2014 at 5:05 pm | 7 comments | 2587 Views

ELECTIONS

No news story on MVWESD or MVLA races

Last I checked the banner above said Mountain Virw Voice yet there is an update of the Los Altos SD race but nothing on...

Original post made by Dave Williams on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by LASD Victory For Students, on Nov 9, 2014 at 8:50 am | 1 comment | 119 Views

ELECTIONS

Showalter, Rosenberg and Siegel lead in early council election results

As results rolled in for the most competitive and unpredictable City Council elections in years, residents and candidates...

Original post made on Nov. 5, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Nov 8, 2014 at 5:31 pm | 52 comments | 8939 Views
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