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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 | 4082 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 | 4156 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 | 4367 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 | 4034 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 4476 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 4062 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 | 4129 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 | 4561 Views

OTHER ISSUES

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 | 3849 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 | 3976 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 4046 Views

AROUND TOWN

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 | 3794 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 | 3990 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 | 3844 Views

SPORTS

MP Strikers FC Announces Tryouts

MP Strikers FC Tryouts Announced MP Strikers FC, a competitive local soccer club, invites all girls and boys in age groups...

Original post made by Jeanine Morgan on Nov. 12, 2007
Last comment by Don Frances, on Nov 12, 2007 at 10:07 am | 1 comment | 5332 Views

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What happened to Ron's Farmhouse?

Every year around this time I am priviledged to visit Mountain View for a few days while visiting Stanford Medical Center....

Original post made by DJ Johnson on Nov. 12, 2007
Last comment by GSB, on Nov 12, 2007 at 2:10 pm | 1 comment | 4336 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Burgers, fries and civics

The Los Altos City Council intends to make a real-life civics lesson out of a dispute between Los Altos High School and a...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2007
Last comment by Jon Wiener, on Nov 14, 2007 at 7:59 am | 1 comment | 4153 Views

SPORTS

Little League battle goes down to the wire

On Monday, June 5, the Giants of Mountain View Little League extended their season for at least one more game. Read the...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2007
Last comment by anonymous, on Nov 14, 2007 at 5:18 pm | 1 comment | 5053 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hit-run death on El Camino

Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/news/show_story.php?id=259 posted Tuesday, November 13, 2007, 8:47 PM...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2007
Last comment by anon, on Nov 14, 2007 at 11:04 pm | 1 comment | 3713 Views

AROUND TOWN

They'll always have Paris

Looking for small cities that could inspire French "ecotowns" of the future, senior French official Jacques Attali has picked...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2007
Last comment by anon, on Nov 14, 2007 at 11:06 pm | 1 comment | 3978 Views
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