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P.E. credit for marching band?

Everyone seems to agree that marching up and down a football field while banging on drums or playing the horn is hard work....

Original post made on May. 16, 2013
Last comment by Sam, on Oct 20, 2014 at 1:17 pm | 32 comments | 40117 Views

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Voter guide: City Council

One of the most important City Council elections in decades will take place on Nov. 4 when voters will pick three candidates...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by concerned citizen, on Oct 20, 2014 at 12:02 pm | 7 comments | 3910 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Straight from the farm

All Christina Hildebrand wanted was a reliable source of raw milk for her daughter. Frustrated by the difficulty of finding...

Original post made on Oct. 9, 2014
Last comment by Jaime Palumbo, on Oct 20, 2014 at 10:19 am | 31 comments | 3813 Views

RESTAURANTS

MV restaurant fined over unpaid overtime wages

Xanh Restaurant in Mountain View will be paying more than $90,000 to employees after a U.S. Department of Labor investigation...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Geek, on Oct 20, 2014 at 9:02 am | 11 comments | 2889 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Most MVLA trustees cost more than $20,000 a year

From the Bay Area News Group public salary database for 2013 http://www.mercurynews.com/salaries/bay-area/2013 $27,218...

Original post made by Data driven on Oct. 18, 2014
Last comment by MVHS Parent, on Oct 19, 2014 at 11:40 am | 1 comment | 157 Views

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Voter Guide: Measure N school bond

The Los Altos School District is asking voters to approve a $150 million bond that would help to fund a new school site and...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by JJ, on Oct 19, 2014 at 9:46 am | 14 comments | 2851 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Voice editorial endorsement: Yes on Measure N

The Voice editorial board recommends a yes vote on Measure N, the Los Altos School District bond measure. Read the full...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2014
Last comment by Wait, on Oct 18, 2014 at 10:14 pm | 13 comments | 2856 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council has concerns with Google fiber

Council members expressed concern Tuesday about some unusual requests from Google as it proposes the logistics for building...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2014
Last comment by DPk, on Oct 18, 2014 at 5:39 pm | 59 comments | 13329 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Teacher pay impasse triggers district budget meeting

Amid heated discussions over teacher compensation, the Mountain View Whisman School District will host a special meeting...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2014
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Oct 18, 2014 at 9:34 am | 33 comments | 3319 Views

ELECTIONS

Letters

<B>Candidate clarification Read the full story here http://mv-voice.com/print/story/2014/10/17/letters posted Friday, October...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Darcy, on Oct 18, 2014 at 8:35 am | 2 comments | 214 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council seeks higher affordable housing fees

The City Council took a step towards addressing the city's shortage of affordable housing on Tuesday night by beginning the...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2014
Last comment by George, on Oct 17, 2014 at 10:11 pm | 7 comments | 1757 Views

RESTAURANTS

Alexander's new pastry venture to open in MV Oct. 16

Alexander's Patisserie, now under construction at 209 Castro St. in downtown MV, is scheduled to open Thursday October 16,...

Original post made by Max Hauser on Sep. 22, 2014
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Oct 17, 2014 at 4:27 pm | 1 comment | 949 Views

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Young filmmakers inspire African film fest

For the fifth year, the Community School of Music and Arts will play host to the Silicon Valley African Film Festival from...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2014
Last comment by Worried, on Oct 17, 2014 at 3:57 pm | 1 comment | 1290 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Preschool racks up funds for new site

The Mountain View Parent Nursery School has raised big bucks in an effort to move to a new location next year, coming up...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2014
Last comment by Lynda, on Oct 17, 2014 at 3:14 pm | 2 comments | 854 Views

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Council OKs union wages for maintenance work

Workers who are contracted to maintain, repair, upgrade or demolish city structures are now going to be guaranteed prevailing...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2014
Last comment by @stop the trolls, on Oct 17, 2014 at 3:04 pm | 7 comments | 1836 Views

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New life in Old Mountain View

Old Mountain View is not quite living up to its name. Old trees line the sidewalks and populate the various parks, but beneath...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2014
Last comment by Sparty, on Oct 17, 2014 at 3:40 am | 7 comments | 2260 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View OKs $10.30 minimum wage

In a dramatic meeting Thursday evening, Mountain View's City Council approved a new minimum wage law based on San Jose's,...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2014
Last comment by Kitty, on Oct 16, 2014 at 9:35 pm | 18 comments | 4590 Views

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Local medical facilities amp up Ebola preparedness training

Stanford Medical Center and Palo Alto Medical Foundation are among medical facilities nationwide increasing Ebola preparedness...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2014
There are no comments yet. 1231 Views

ELECTIONS

The Voice's editorial endorsement: Mountain View Whisman district board

The Voice editorial board recommends supporting incumbent Ellen Wheeler and challenger Greg Coladonato for the Mountain View...

Original post made on Oct. 3, 2014
Last comment by Angel, on Oct 16, 2014 at 8:30 am | 35 comments | 3848 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Little League should drop religious pledge, stick to baseball

Where would you expect someone to ask my 11-year-old to pledge aloud, in front of hundreds of onlookers, "I trust in God"? Read...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Coach K, on Oct 16, 2014 at 1:33 am | 27 comments | 2258 Views
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