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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Profiles in leadership

<I>Editor's Note: Leadership Mountain View (LMV) prepares adults who live or work in the city to take on a wide variety of...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2007
Last comment by mary gilda sturino, on Sep 1, 2007 at 12:28 pm | 1 comment | 4530 Views

AROUND TOWN

Tunneling under El Camino

Section by section, the Stevens Creek Trail is tunneling under El Camino Real as 4,000 cars an hour whiz by overhead. Read...

Original post made on Sep. 1, 2007
Last comment by Tristan Lawrence, on Sep 1, 2007 at 1:49 pm | 1 comment | 4060 Views

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Good call on new mini-park

The City Council had a choice last week: Approve purchase of a badly needed mini-park at the end of West Dana Street north...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2007
Last comment by Nick Perry, on Sep 5, 2007 at 12:58 am | 1 comment | 4476 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

API scores make Castro proud

The Mountain View Whisman Elementary School District saw mixed results from this year's academic progress report released...

Original post made on Sep. 7, 2007
Last comment by Chris Kuszmaul, on Sep 7, 2007 at 11:08 pm | 1 comment | 4451 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Sixty fruitful years

For 60 years, the Satake family churned out high-quality annuals &#8212; colorful marigolds, chrysanthemums and petunias...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2007
Last comment by Kathy Mayeda, on Sep 10, 2007 at 2:36 pm | 1 comment | 3995 Views

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Neighbors dislike smell of KFC

Neighbors packed a small meeting room at City Hall last week to oppose a KFC-A&W fast food restaurant to replace the abandoned...

Original post made on Sep. 14, 2007
Last comment by Unknown, on Sep 14, 2007 at 7:03 pm | 1 comment | 3889 Views

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'One person or one village at a time'

How much does it cost to build a school for 85 children in Nepal, including five classrooms and dormitory rooms for the four...

Original post made on Sep. 16, 2007
Last comment by N. Ackerman, on Sep 16, 2007 at 9:16 pm | 1 comment | 4044 Views

OTHER ISSUES

NASA bends rules for Google

The idea that Google founders Larry Page and Sergey Brin could hide their private Boeing 767 jumbo jet at Moffett Field with...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2007
Last comment by Jennifer, on Sep 21, 2007 at 11:11 am | 1 comment | 4108 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New year, new president, new Campus Center

After two years of work and $22 million spent, Foothill College is kicking off its 50th anniversary celebration this Tuesday...

Original post made on Sep. 24, 2007
Last comment by PA Resident, on Sep 24, 2007 at 1:17 pm | 1 comment | 4322 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council slashes Rengstorff project

The City Council came close to rejecting a proposal for high-density affordable condos at a study session Tuesday night,...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2007
Last comment by Darin, on Oct 6, 2007 at 2:10 pm | 1 comment | 3993 Views

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The joys of home schooling

On a typical weekday, Jonathan Luxton, 11, sleeps in late, eats breakfast at 11:30, plays on the computer at noon, writes...

Original post made on Oct. 10, 2007
Last comment by Jeff, on Oct 10, 2007 at 10:26 am | 1 comment | 4405 Views

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Nob Hill Foods Shopping Center

Anyone know what is happening at the Nob Hill shopping center. There is a lot renovation going on and the old location looks...

Original post made by MVResidentX on Oct. 11, 2007
Last comment by Ago, on Oct 18, 2007 at 5:37 pm | 1 comment | 4035 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Continuous Improvement will help students grow

I've enjoyed reading the discussion in recent weeks concerning the implementation of the Continuous Improvement educational...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2007
Last comment by Former Sudbury student, on Oct 12, 2007 at 2:48 pm | 1 comment | 4090 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

'I didn't think it would happen to me'

Every time Iajady Paz returns to Mountain View High School to work with the Blossom Project, she wishes she were still a...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2007
Last comment by Melissa, on Oct 14, 2007 at 4:10 pm | 1 comment | 4500 Views

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Huff kids grow their own Great Pumpkin

A giant pumpkin named Frank, carefully nurtured since spring by Huff Elementary School students, tipped the scales during...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2007
Last comment by Huff student, on Oct 21, 2007 at 11:03 pm | 1 comment | 3804 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Reality check for displaced tenants

In an effort to help families being forced out of their affordable apartments, the Mountain View City Council set up a way...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2007
Last comment by Philip C. Cosby, on Oct 22, 2007 at 7:44 am | 1 comment | 3923 Views

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CMG, physician groups merge

The physicians of Camino Medical Group, the Palo Alto Medical Clinic and the Santa Cruz Medical Clinic have approved a plan...

Original post made on Oct. 22, 2007
Last comment by Jan, on Oct 22, 2007 at 2:14 pm | 1 comment | 4006 Views

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Educators devalued

The "two Americas" that John Edwards describes were ironically illustrated in the Oct. 26 <I>Voice</I></B>. Two separate...

Original post made on Nov. 8, 2007
Last comment by Jonathan, on Nov 8, 2007 at 12:14 pm | 1 comment | 3748 Views

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The scariest house in America

The award-winning "DC Cemetery" on Bush Street that draws big crowds every year isn't just a seasonal hobby for its creators...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2007
Last comment by Jim Thurber, on Nov 10, 2007 at 7:11 am | 1 comment | 3927 Views

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Crime Watch

Embezzlement, Target, 10/24 Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=3501 posted Friday, November...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2007
Last comment by richard, on Nov 11, 2007 at 7:39 pm | 1 comment | 3804 Views
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