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SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD gets a break on funding

The Los Altos School District will defray about $700,000 in the expected state education cuts by qualifying for a new financing...

Original post made on May. 13, 2008
Last comment by SchoolWonk, on May 13, 2008 at 12:30 pm | 1 comment | 3470 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fortune smiles on Amigos league

Less than a month ago, Pedro Carbajal's team was on a shoestring budget. But thanks to newfound support following an article...

Original post made on May. 14, 2008
Last comment by DG, on May 14, 2008 at 8:53 pm | 1 comment | 3113 Views

ELECTIONS

Big war chests discouraged for council candidates

Candidates in this year's City Council election be warned: Go above the voluntary spending limit of $19,000 and many in Mountain...

Original post made on May. 17, 2008
Last comment by eric, on May 17, 2008 at 12:06 am | 1 comment | 3714 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Breathalyzers a prom night tradition

Mountain View and Los Altos high schools are both holding their prom dances this Saturday night. And along with fancy dresses,...

Original post made on May. 19, 2008
Last comment by Liz, on May 19, 2008 at 1:38 pm | 1 comment | 3007 Views

AROUND TOWN

New owner to renovate Castro building

After standing vacant for years, the historic downtown building at 124-126 Castro Street, known by city historians as the...

Original post made on May. 21, 2008
Last comment by Nick Perry, on May 21, 2008 at 10:43 pm | 1 comment | 2922 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bike to Work Day a hit, organizers say

The 14th Annual Bike to Work Day resulted in an "amazing turnout," organizers said, including more than 600 bikers at the...

Original post made on May. 23, 2008
Last comment by jeff, on May 23, 2008 at 6:27 am | 1 comment | 2978 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

For Freestyle students, making books is child's play

After several months of writing and designing their own children's books, local high school students read their tales of...

Original post made on May. 30, 2008
Last comment by Molly, on May 30, 2008 at 8:55 pm | 1 comment | 3174 Views

AROUND TOWN

Advocates call for more affordable housing

Mountain View has experienced a net loss of affordable housing over the past 20 years, according to resident Roy Hayter of...

Original post made on Jun. 1, 2008
Last comment by AJ, on Jun 1, 2008 at 9:04 am | 1 comment | 3058 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Details emerge on council expenses

While City Council members get only $500 a month to do what is considered a nearly full-time job, they also are entitled...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2008
Last comment by DG, on Jun 2, 2008 at 6:47 am | 1 comment | 3279 Views

AROUND TOWN

Residents already giving input on general plan

Those who give their input during the coming general plan update could have major impact on how the city looks in 2030, city...

Original post made on Jun. 2, 2008
Last comment by DG, on Jun 2, 2008 at 7:47 am | 1 comment | 2738 Views

ELECTIONS

Did Measure C Pass or not?

I cant seem to find out whether Measure C passed or not - did it? Margaret ...

Original post made by margaret poor on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Casey Weiss, on Jun 4, 2008 at 11:38 am | 1 comment | 3432 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Blood center desperate for type O negative

The Stanford Blood Center issued an urgent appeal for donors who have type O negative blood because a heart-transplant operation...

Original post made on Jun. 4, 2008
Last comment by Dude, on Jun 4, 2008 at 5:10 pm | 1 comment | 3072 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Obituary

<B>Jeanette Palmyra Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4116 posted Friday, May 23, 2008,...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2008
Last comment by Deanna Guzman, on Jun 6, 2008 at 3:33 am | 1 comment | 3016 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Measure C passes by a landslide

As early election results went online, supporters of the Mountain View parcel tax hugged and clinked beer glasses, correctly...

Original post made on Jun. 6, 2008
Last comment by DG, on Jun 6, 2008 at 9:49 pm | 1 comment | 3027 Views

AROUND TOWN

Los Altos, MVLA prepare for joint meeting

Los Altos City Council members and trustees from the Mountain View Los Altos High School District are scheduled to meet Monday,...

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2008
Last comment by LOL, on Jun 8, 2008 at 11:45 am | 1 comment | 2796 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google raises rates for "subsidized" daycare

Google has announced a 70% increase in the rates their childcare center charges. The toddler program is currently $1350...

Original post made by Frances on Jun. 11, 2008
Last comment by dude on a bike, on Jun 18, 2008 at 9:56 am | 1 comment | 2968 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mayfield proposal still needs work

The current Mayfield site development proposal remains severely flawed. In response to requests from the City Council, the...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2008
Last comment by Jane, on Jun 11, 2008 at 8:27 pm | 1 comment | 3119 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Meeting of Los Altos council, MVLA turns ugly

The long-awaited joint meeting Monday between high school district trustees and the Los Altos City Council began with a discussion...

Original post made on Jun. 12, 2008
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Jun 12, 2008 at 9:48 pm | 1 comment | 3030 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Farewell, Teacher Nancy

Hundreds of parents and students celebrated "Teacher Nancy" during a retirement party recently, honoring her for her nearly...

Original post made on Jun. 13, 2008
Last comment by Kristen Marenco, on Jun 13, 2008 at 7:48 am | 1 comment | 3363 Views

AROUND TOWN

Ghysels, Barsi cycling to Sacramento

Maurice Ghysels and Bruce Barsi are making known their feelings about state budget cuts to education through a unique form...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Jun 14, 2008 at 10:04 am | 1 comment | 2982 Views
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