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SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district reboots boundary, other task forces

The Mountain View Whisman School District is seeking parents and community members to be a part of three task forces this...

Original post made on Mar. 11, 2016
Last comment by PACT parent, on Mar 20, 2016 at 6:42 am | 7 comments | 2344 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD agrees to share parcel tax with charter school

The Los Altos School District board of trustees agreed Monday night to put a $223-per-parcel tax on the November ballot....

Original post made on Aug. 9, 2016
Last comment by Harm done, on Aug 11, 2016 at 1:34 pm | 7 comments | 1982 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Another stab at drawing new school boundaries

The Mountain View Whisman School District kicked off a new effort to change attendance boundaries, marking the second attempt...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by DChin, 8 hours ago | 7 comments | 1225 Views

SPORTS

Does city give a hoot about owls?

With the burrowing owl as its poster child, the Audubon Society has started a campaign to make Shoreline Park into an owl...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2009
Last comment by RAK, on Dec 3, 2009 at 12:11 pm | 7 comments | 4693 Views

SPORTS

Council: McKelvey ball fields will stay

The City Council on Tuesday night did not support a proposal for removing a 90-foot baseball field from McKelvey Park, despite...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2011
Last comment by Oldschoolbaseballer, on Feb 26, 2011 at 1:55 pm | 7 comments | 4054 Views

SPORTS

New MVHS football coach pushes Spartans to 'next level'

Mountain View High School's new football coach, Toure Carter, is driving students hard on the gridiron, so they might achieve...

Original post made on Aug. 1, 2011
Last comment by Scott, on Sep 20, 2014 at 10:00 am | 7 comments | 17223 Views

SPORTS

Clutter fuels two-alarm house fire

One person suffered minor injuries in a two-alarm fire in northeastern Mountain View reported at 9:25 a.m. this morning,...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2013
Last comment by Sean, on Jan 31, 2013 at 6:41 pm | 7 comments | 12633 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 | 5360 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Chloramine fight hits snag with EPA

As promised, local activists determined to eliminate chloramine from the tap water were granted a meeting with federal Environmental...

Original post made on Sep. 28, 2007
Last comment by adrienne, on Jan 25, 2009 at 3:46 pm | 7 comments | 5464 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Tenants have nowhere to turn

We hope the ordeal suffered by a dozen or more residents whose apartments at the Americana complex were contaminated by asbestos...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2007
Last comment by Prometheous Lover, on Nov 27, 2007 at 7:25 pm | 7 comments | 5021 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council OKs El Camino initiative

Mountain View became one of the first cities to sign onto the "Grand Boulevard Initiative" after council members voted 6-1...

Original post made on Dec. 1, 2007
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Dec 8, 2007 at 10:30 am | 7 comments | 5155 Views

OTHER ISSUES

West Point grad faces 12-year sentence

No one ever dreamed that Sargent Binkley, a former Mountain View Marauders football player, as well as a combat veteran and...

Original post made on Dec. 23, 2007
Last comment by annie, on Jan 25, 2009 at 12:52 pm | 7 comments | 5002 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Arrest made in Merales murder

Police have announced an arrest in the murder of Jose Merales, 17, gunned down on Higdon Avenue late last month. Read the...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2008
Last comment by ANONYMOUS, on Sep 2, 2008 at 5:13 pm | 7 comments | 4867 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Disabled activist puts city in his sights

George Louie weighs over 300 pounds, he says, and when his wheelchair has to roll off an unmodified sidewalk to cross the...

Original post made on Jul. 6, 2008
Last comment by randy edwards, on Jan 14, 2009 at 2:02 am | 7 comments | 3787 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Local man killed by train Friday is ID'd

A man who died after being struck by a train on Friday morning has been identified by the Santa Clara County medical examiner's...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2008
Last comment by Betty, on Dec 26, 2011 at 8:18 pm | 7 comments | 4316 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Clean laundry, good karma

Laundromats, on the surface, may appear to be uninteresting places. But not to Jamil Shaikh. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=1005...

Original post made on Nov. 15, 2008
Last comment by Elizabeth Sarmiento, on Nov 18, 2008 at 9:09 am | 7 comments | 4298 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Final arrests in double homicide

Last week's arrests of two fugitives wanted in the brutal murder of a brother and sister on Plymouth Street mean that all...

Original post made on Dec. 4, 2008
Last comment by NAZI NEWSPAPER, on Dec 11, 2008 at 11:55 am | 7 comments | 3588 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High-speed rail worries Peninsula residents

The state agency charged with building a high-speed rail system between San Francisco and Los Angeles has yet to convince...

Original post made on Jan. 29, 2009
Last comment by Resident, on Feb 20, 2009 at 7:10 am | 7 comments | 3183 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Coming up: Council to discuss high speed rail, renewable energy sources

The city council is set to discuss the impacts of high speed rail in a meeting Tuesday chock full of agenda items pertaining...

Original post made on Feb. 20, 2009
Last comment by doc, on Feb 27, 2009 at 10:58 pm | 7 comments | 3010 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Police department avoids cuts, this time

The Mountain View Police Department escaped the chopping block as the city's budget was carved out Tuesday. But like their...

Original post made on Jun. 3, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Jun 10, 2009 at 8:50 pm | 7 comments | 2934 Views
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