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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Delaying kindergarten: should district have a say?

The father of a young girl is taking issue with the Mountain View Whisman School District over whether he can delay his daughter's...

Original post made on Feb. 4, 2013
Last comment by whatever, on Feb 11, 2013 at 8:11 pm | 2 comments | 1248 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Saddle up for safety

On a chilly and overcast Monday morning, a class of Huff Elementary School students clambered onto bicycles, strapped on...

Original post made on Feb. 7, 2013
Last comment by William Symons, on Feb 14, 2013 at 5:28 am | 2 comments | 1918 Views

AROUND TOWN

Community briefs

<B>Caltrain discounts Clipper tickets Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=8431 posted Friday,...

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2013
Last comment by Rat, on Feb 10, 2013 at 9:32 am | 2 comments | 972 Views

AROUND TOWN

Big transformation under way for San Antonio area

Clearly, the recession is over in the local housing sector. New development could bring over 1,300 new homes to the San Antonio...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2013
Last comment by Sonny, on Feb 9, 2013 at 8:28 am | 2 comments | 2302 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District seeks input on middle school projects

Mountain View Whisman School District officials are looking for public input as they get ready to renovate two middle schools....

Original post made on Feb. 11, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Feb 11, 2013 at 1:04 pm | 2 comments | 1344 Views

RESTAURANTS

Cozy, classic, French

Not that long ago (OK, in light years) the culinary landscape was dotted with French restaurants. Most Americans didn't know...

Original post made on Feb. 15, 2013
Last comment by Max Hauser, on Feb 15, 2013 at 4:32 pm | 2 comments | 2936 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hundreds of guns collected at East Palo Alto buyback

It took less than three hours Saturday, Feb. 23, to collect 355 firearms at a three-city gun buyback event in East Palo Alto,...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by Jose, on Feb 25, 2013 at 3:27 pm | 2 comments | 955 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Surprising stall on school projects

The Mountain View Whisman School District's board of trustees is prioritizing projects funded by the $198 million Measure...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Mar 8, 2013 at 11:20 am | 2 comments | 1266 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Beer brings people together

A pristine Harley-Davidson motorcycle glimmers in the front window of Jane's Beer Store in Mountain View while rows of bottled...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Jes' Sayin', on Mar 9, 2013 at 1:42 am | 2 comments | 1867 Views

AROUND TOWN

Crews to film 'Silicon Valley' TV show in Palo Alto

A film crew will be in downtown Palo Alto to film an HBO television show pilot today (Tuesday), according to the city. Read...

Original post made on Mar. 12, 2013
Last comment by Bogaigh, on Mar 12, 2013 at 5:04 pm | 2 comments | 2466 Views

OTHER ISSUES

TCE: community meeting tonight

A public meeting is set for tonight following the discovery of unsafe levels of fumes from polluted groundwater evaporating...

Original post made on Mar. 13, 2013
Last comment by Bill, on Mar 14, 2013 at 5:01 pm | 2 comments | 2436 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bakery busted for bread recycling

After promising a $1,000-a-day fine on Esther's German Bakery for using a private company to recycle old bread, the city...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2013
Last comment by William Symons, on Mar 19, 2013 at 3:56 am | 2 comments | 1678 Views

AROUND TOWN

Simitian sworn in as Santa Clara County supervisor

Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Joseph Huber officially swore in former state Sen. Joe Simitian as Santa Clara County...

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2013
Last comment by Otto Maddox, on Mar 20, 2013 at 9:25 am | 2 comments | 1226 Views

AROUND TOWN

Neal and Other Locals Give Impassioned Pleas for Berlin Wall

Jim Neal, who ran for City Council last November has continued to be very active in city politics. He still attends...

Original post made by Jim Neal on Mar. 20, 2013
Last comment by Jim Neal, on Mar 20, 2013 at 5:02 pm | 2 comments | 880 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Developement, Cinemas and small business

I have been studying, looking at the drawings of the San Antonio Shopping Center Phase 2 plans, yes change is hard to swallow....

Original post made by Garrett on Mar. 22, 2013
Last comment by Garrett, on Mar 26, 2013 at 2:49 pm | 2 comments | 1222 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Past, Present and Future. San Antonio Center.

1964 which the year of my birth, was born at Stanford Medical Center, now why is this important, most likely my baby clothes...

Original post made by Garrett on Mar. 26, 2013
Last comment by Garrett, on Mar 28, 2013 at 5:55 pm | 2 comments | 1480 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mad Max on the roads

No Mad Max really is not out there, but the way people are driving seems to be something. I drive for a living so some of...

Original post made by Garrett on Mar. 27, 2013
Last comment by sharing the road, on Apr 13, 2013 at 12:51 pm | 2 comments | 843 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hangar One saved?

In a move that could save Moffett Field's Hangar One, the federal government announced March 1, that it is seeking bids for...

Original post made on Mar. 31, 2013
Last comment by AirshipDood, on Apr 5, 2013 at 8:08 pm | 2 comments | 1826 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City zeroes in on bike, pedestrian safety

The city is continuing to ramp up efforts to make Mountain View more pedestrian friendly after residents called for safer...

Original post made on Apr. 12, 2013
Last comment by Janet L, on Apr 14, 2013 at 11:24 am | 2 comments | 1230 Views

AROUND TOWN

Get up close to the Solar Impulse

After assembling their solar-powered plane at Moffett Field and working out the kinks in the skies above the Bay Area, the...

Original post made on Apr. 17, 2013
Last comment by Aviator, on Apr 17, 2013 at 7:24 pm | 2 comments | 6574 Views
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