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AROUND TOWN

Split board votes to open Slater Elementary

Ending a years-long effort by families in the Whisman and Slater area lobbying for a neighborhood school, the Mountain View...

Original post made on Dec. 11, 2015
Last comment by PACT parent, on Dec 16, 2015 at 5:50 pm | 33 comments | 4753 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Where the grizzly bears roam

I love ideas that seem outrageous at first blush but make more sense the deeper you delve. For example: We should repopulate...

Original post made on Dec. 30, 2007
Last comment by Jill Corsiglia, on Dec 30, 2007 at 8:12 am | 1 comment | 4751 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Obama plans 'cybersecurity summit' at Stanford

President Barack Obama is planning a trip to the Bay Area next week as he prepares to push for changes in cybersecurity policy....

Original post made on Feb. 8, 2015
Last comment by PA Resident, on Feb 10, 2015 at 9:23 pm | 11 comments | 4750 Views

AROUND TOWN

Candidate spends over $500K on water district seat

The newest Santa Clara Valley Water District board member, Gary Kremen, won the seat with a slim 50.8 percent of the vote...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2015
Last comment by Margaret, on Feb 20, 2015 at 3:48 pm | 12 comments | 4744 Views

ELECTIONS

Editorial endorsement: El Camino Healthcare District

The Voice recommends David Reeder and Margaret Abe-Koga for the El Camino Healthcare District board of directors. Read the...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2014
Last comment by Town Resident, on Oct 22, 2014 at 10:06 pm | 7 comments | 4744 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bridging the digital divide

Computers and mobile devices are turning into a staple school supply for kids in the Bay Area. The new requirement for all...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2014
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Aug 30, 2014 at 11:36 am | 3 comments | 4743 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

High school test scores off slightly

Local high school students averaged higher SAT and ACT scores than their peers throughout the state and nation this year,...

Original post made on Oct. 20, 2010
Last comment by Linda H, on Feb 25, 2015 at 8:00 am | 5 comments | 4742 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Pew Chung school mourns loss of teacher

When Piet Van Allen died in a motorcycle accident last week in San Jose, it left a gaping hole among the students and faculty...

Original post made on May. 7, 2008
Last comment by Sara, on May 7, 2008 at 6:17 pm | 1 comment | 4741 Views

SPORTS

It may be time to drop high school football

I read online that the first-year varsity football coach at Los Altos High School was let go after an 0-10 season. Mountain...

Original post made on Dec. 8, 2012
Last comment by Look past your nose, on Jan 27, 2014 at 8:48 am | 10 comments | 4741 Views

AROUND TOWN

Split council backs downtown hotel, offices

By a thin margin, the Mountain View City Council agreed on Tuesday to enter formal negotiations with a developer to transform...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2016
Last comment by Garrett, on Jan 15, 2016 at 8:21 am | 5 comments | 4740 Views

AROUND TOWN

Whooping cough surged in 2013

California saw a spike in the number of reported cases of whooping cough last year, and Santa Clara County was hacking away...

Original post made on Jan. 28, 2014
There are no comments yet. 4738 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Review: A sweet but spiceless 'Sense'

In spite of a talented cast and attractive production values, TheatreWorks' production of Jane Austen's "Sense and Sensibility"...

Original post made on Sep. 2, 2011
Last comment by Old Ben, on Sep 2, 2011 at 3:17 am | 2 comments | 4737 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 | 4736 Views

AROUND TOWN

Thursday Nite Live

Did anyone check out Thursday Nite live last night on Castro Stree? It was nice not having to worry about cars, walking...

Original post made by GSB on Jul. 13, 2007
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Jul 21, 2007 at 9:52 am | 6 comments | 4736 Views

AROUND TOWN

Worker center gets reprieve

The Day Worker Center has been given an extra month in its current spot, giving its board members valuable time to continue...

Original post made on Jul. 14, 2007
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Jul 21, 2007 at 9:53 am | 3 comments | 4736 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Big office project proposed for North Whisman

Well, that didn't take long. The City Council adopted a new general plan last year anticipating 1.1 million square feet of...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2013
Last comment by DC, on Feb 18, 2013 at 8:52 pm | 14 comments | 4734 Views

AROUND TOWN

No takers yet for Hangar One

While officials with NASA and the U.S. General Services Administration continue their search for someone willing to lease...

Original post made on Sep. 5, 2013
Last comment by Bill Hough, on Sep 5, 2013 at 10:48 am | 1 comment | 4733 Views

ELECTIONS

November election

Do we know who is running for office?...

Original post made by Curious on Jul. 15, 2008
Last comment by EMT, on Jul 20, 2008 at 9:30 am | 2 comments | 4733 Views

OTHER ISSUES

During Orthodontic treatment…is Fluoride Friend or Foe?

Poor Brushing during Orthodontic treatmentThere are many ways you protect your teeth during your treatment with Dr. Oles...

Original post made by OlesDrobocky on Jul. 12, 2012
Last comment by Plane Speaker, on Apr 10, 2016 at 9:03 pm | 3 comments | 4732 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Downtown cherry trees not very cheery

At least 40 cherry trees planted along Mountain View's downtown medians are dying and will likely need to be removed in the...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2016
Last comment by LYNDA MEYER, on Jul 29, 2016 at 8:50 am | 24 comments | 4729 Views
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