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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Residents Against Raising Taxes For Schools

Not another cent should go to the schools in the form of a parcel tax until the board addresses the questions of gangs and...

Original post made by Enough! on Feb. 29, 2008
Last comment by Another Parent, on Apr 3, 2008 at 2:33 pm | 12 comments | 3183 Views

AROUND TOWN

Replacement workers force end to BMW strike

After eight weeks of picketing along El Camino Real with no pay, striking service writers and mechanics at BMW of Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 29, 2008
Last comment by Scab, on Aug 15, 2008 at 11:37 am | 12 comments | 2905 Views

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Who turned fire station flag upside down — and why?

An unknown person or people "vandalized" the U.S. flag Thursday by turning it upside down on the flagpole at the Cuesta fire...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2008
Last comment by wundacat, on Nov 14, 2008 at 11:51 am | 12 comments | 2662 Views

ELECTIONS

No on Proposition 8 rally attracts crowd

Several hundred opponents of Proposition 8 rallied outside Mountain View City Hall Saturday, many dressed up as brides and...

Original post made on Nov. 20, 2008
Last comment by Disagree, on Feb 8, 2009 at 4:03 pm | 12 comments | 2984 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Home sales buck downward trend

While the median price of a home has decreased in Mountain View over the last year, the number of home sales has gone up. Read...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2008
Last comment by Delbert, on Dec 5, 2008 at 7:30 am | 12 comments | 2891 Views

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power out Wednesday April 8

Anyone know why the power went out in several places in 94043 today? It wasn't a warm day so I doubt too many people were...

Original post made by Bernie Brightman on Apr. 8, 2009
Last comment by darkness, on Apr 13, 2009 at 10:44 pm | 12 comments | 2422 Views

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Web site's scores, comments can set the price

Thanks to GreatSchools.net, when buyers shop for homes in Mountain View, they often know minute details on the local schools...

Original post made on Apr. 9, 2009
Last comment by Not a teacher, on Apr 15, 2009 at 8:58 am | 12 comments | 1910 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS in brief lockdown during manhunt

Mountain View and Alta Vista high schools went into a five-minute "code red lockdown" Monday morning after a student attacked...

Original post made on May. 12, 2009
Last comment by eric, on May 14, 2009 at 5:14 pm | 12 comments | 2614 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Budget fire vs. house fires

Balancing the city's budget this year and next doesn't appear to require any too-painful budget cuts. But in the longer run,...

Original post made on May. 29, 2009
Last comment by enlightened, on Jun 3, 2009 at 9:00 am | 12 comments | 1950 Views

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Three-alarm fire destroys Gladys Ave. homes

A three-alarm fire Tuesday morning on the first block of Gladys Avenue destroyed two units of a fourplex and at least one...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2009
Last comment by Mr Nice, on Jun 11, 2009 at 5:51 pm | 12 comments | 1971 Views

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Shoreline

Why didn't you do a story on the fiasco at Shoreline for the Food Network event - was it because it wasn't as sensational...

Original post made by mary on Jun. 17, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Jun 18, 2009 at 10:27 am | 12 comments | 1715 Views

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Police: Man found with pot, long knives

Mountain View police made a traffic stop Friday and arrested the driver for allegedly being in possession of marijuana and...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Nice, on Jun 23, 2009 at 3:26 pm | 12 comments | 2035 Views

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Castro, minus PACT, faces new challenges

For the first time in years, students at Castro Elementary School will have full access to the campus' resources. But even...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2009
Last comment by Carolyn, on Jul 5, 2009 at 9:19 pm | 12 comments | 1829 Views

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Grand plans for San Antonio

The developer in contract to buy 16 acres of the San Antonio shopping center released conceptual plans on Tuesday that promise...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by J. Ravanelli, on Jul 13, 2009 at 2:46 pm | 12 comments | 1925 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

State releases this year's STAR results

The California Department of Education released results for the 2009 California Standards Test (STAR) on Monday, showing...

Original post made on Aug. 19, 2009
Last comment by Ned, on Aug 27, 2009 at 6:41 pm | 12 comments | 2615 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Varied policies on president's school speech

As controversy over President Barack Obama's address to students last week flared up across the country, administrators in...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by SG, on Sep 20, 2009 at 9:47 pm | 12 comments | 1926 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letters to the Editor

<B>Cuesta Park plan true to public input Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=5454 posted...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2009
Last comment by Don Frances, on Sep 21, 2009 at 6:25 pm | 12 comments | 2021 Views

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'The sky is the limit' for Rengstorff Park

Council members held a study session Tuesday to discuss ideas for an upgrade of Rengstorff Park with the intention of making...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by A view from the sky, on Oct 19, 2009 at 2:21 pm | 12 comments | 1560 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Flu vaccine shipping delay cancels a 'flu clinic'

A shipping delay in this year's seasonal flu vaccine has forced cancellation of a "flu clinic" scheduled for Oct. 17 at the...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2009
Last comment by No-Longer-As-Frustrated Mom, on Oct 21, 2009 at 2:14 pm | 12 comments | 2673 Views

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Teenage boy dies in apparent train suicide

Another train-related fatality occurred about 10:50 p.m. Monday night on the tracks in Palo Alto about 50 yards south of...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2009
Last comment by Julie, on Oct 24, 2009 at 2:28 pm | 12 comments | 1807 Views
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