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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Left Behind: The future of NCLB

Despite a six-year effort to overhaul education at the state and federal levels, the country is still "in trouble" educationally,...

Original post made on Nov. 27, 2008
Last comment by Peter Herbert, on Dec 2, 2008 at 8:42 am | 4 comments | 2639 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Full STEAM ahead for art classes

School may be out for the summer, but some kids are back in class and taking a curious course at the Community School of...

Original post made on Jun. 25, 2014
Last comment by happy camper, on Jun 25, 2014 at 3:26 pm | 2 comments | 2639 Views

ELECTIONS

Gay marriage ruling to be issued Aug. 4

A federal judge will issue a ruling Wednesday, Aug. 4, on the constitutionality of Proposition 8, California's ban on same-sex...

Original post made on Aug. 4, 2010
Last comment by Fred, on Aug 4, 2010 at 4:11 pm | 5 comments | 2638 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Missing Girl

Does anyone know anything about all the posters on post around the Rex Manor neighborhood? She is pictured with a baby....

Original post made by Just asking on Jul. 15, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Jul 15, 2008 at 8:25 pm | 1 comment | 2637 Views

AROUND TOWN

Support Network: When there's nowhere else to go

For the past 30 years, the Support Network for Battered Women has provided services to women in Santa Clara County who need...

Original post made on Oct. 8, 2008
Last comment by raymondsgirl98, on Oct 8, 2008 at 8:54 pm | 1 comment | 2636 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Trains, pains and bicycles

As Caltrain reaches unprecedented ridership levels, some of its most loyal and opinionated riders -- bicyclists -- raised...

Original post made on Jun. 22, 2008
Last comment by Palo Alto resident, on Jun 22, 2008 at 3:20 pm | 1 comment | 2634 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Gabby drivers take note

A week from Tuesday, those who chat behind the wheel had better have their headsets on — or be ready to get a ticket. Read...

Original post made on Jun. 20, 2008
Last comment by Mike Farren, on Jun 20, 2008 at 5:43 pm | 1 comment | 2633 Views

AROUND TOWN

Three teens charged with alleged hate crimes

Three Mountain View teenagers are in custody on hate crime and other charges after allegedly shouting racial epithets and...

Original post made on Dec. 10, 2008
Last comment by Don Frances, on Dec 13, 2008 at 1:37 pm | 48 comments | 2633 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Stasek's stories of Afghanistan

After leaving the Mountain View City Council six years ago, Rosemary Stasek did something unexpected: She moved to Afghanistan,...

Original post made on Oct. 5, 2008
Last comment by James, on Oct 5, 2008 at 4:50 pm | 1 comment | 2632 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City budget relatively painless this year

If the city's unions can agree this week to trim compensation hikes next year by $500,000 it appears that the city will enjoy...

Original post made on Jun. 9, 2011
Last comment by Martin Omander, on Jun 12, 2011 at 10:15 pm | 2 comments | 2632 Views

AROUND TOWN

Graham wins Distinguished School award

Graham Middle School has been named a California Distinguished School -- an honorary title given by state education officials...

Original post made on Apr. 24, 2013
Last comment by Graham Parent, on May 6, 2013 at 9:15 pm | 10 comments | 2632 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Offer to move, restore historic home

The dilapidated 1880s home at 902 Villa St. near Chez TJ could become a major part of a Mountain View history museum under...

Original post made on Mar. 3, 2011
Last comment by Political Insider, on Mar 8, 2011 at 10:42 pm | 18 comments | 2631 Views

RESTAURANTS

Do-it-yourself dining

<B>Ginseng BBQ & Tofu offers dinner and a show for diners who like to play chef Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=6879...

Original post made on Apr. 29, 2011
Last comment by A. Reader, on Apr 29, 2011 at 3:03 am | 1 comment | 2631 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Council passes smoking ban

It just got a lot harder to smoke in Mountain View. On Tuesday night the City Council narrowly passed a ban on smoking near...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2012
Last comment by William, on Feb 24, 2012 at 10:54 am | 28 comments | 2631 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain electrification meeting set for tonight

Caltrain's voyage toward electrification of its Peninsula corridor will make a stop at Palo Alto tonight, where officials...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2013
Last comment by kman, on Feb 28, 2013 at 3:08 pm | 1 comment | 2631 Views

AROUND TOWN

New projects buck the trend

While sales of commercial real estate have slowed nationwide, Mountain View is experiencing a surge of new office development...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2008
Last comment by Garrett, on Jul 27, 2008 at 6:17 pm | 4 comments | 2629 Views

AROUND TOWN

CSMA names new director

The new executive director of the Community School of Music and Arts is starting her new job today. Read the full story...

Original post made on Aug. 8, 2013
Last comment by Music Lover, on Aug 8, 2013 at 9:44 am | 1 comment | 2629 Views

AROUND TOWN

New veterans memorial approved

A new memorial for war veterans and those who serve in the military was approved unanimously by the City Council on Tuesday,...

Original post made on Feb. 3, 2014
Last comment by Garrett, on Feb 4, 2014 at 6:41 pm | 7 comments | 2628 Views

AROUND TOWN

'Skimming' scam at ATMs hits local resident

Nick Elvitsky was shocked when $500 was deducted from his account on Jan. 26: "I did not take that money out. I have been...

Original post made on Feb. 10, 2009
Last comment by Mike, on Mar 4, 2009 at 1:12 pm | 9 comments | 2627 Views

AROUND TOWN

COMING UP: Child care center grand opening

This Thursday, Mountain View will cut the ribbon on the long-contested, city-operated, $5.4 million child care center. Read...

Original post made on Aug. 27, 2008
Last comment by LTM, on Aug 30, 2008 at 8:02 am | 2 comments | 2624 Views
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