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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Trustees question Measure G management

The Mountain View Whisman School District's board of trustees is prioritizing projects funded by the $198 million Measure...

Original post made on Mar. 8, 2013
Last comment by Steven Nelson, on Mar 16, 2013 at 7:16 pm | 12 comments | 4324 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New city priority: gang prevention

On Monday night the City Council set about picking new goals for the year, with gang prevention making the top of the list...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2008
Last comment by JB, on May 4, 2008 at 4:25 am | 3 comments | 4323 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis reaches milestone

The very first class of students to make its way from first through eighth grade at Bullis Charter School matriculated last...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2012
Last comment by Taxpayer, on Jun 21, 2012 at 10:05 pm | 12 comments | 4323 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board member out after one term

Calling the Mountain View Whisman school board "dysfunctional" and badly in need of new members, board member Bill Lambert...

Original post made on Jul. 13, 2016
Last comment by Ralph, on Jul 23, 2016 at 7:43 am | 15 comments | 4323 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bike-pedestrian upgrades coming to a street near you

A slew of upgrades around town for bicyclists and pedestrians are in the newly approved city budget, thanks to the efforts...

Original post made on Jul. 8, 2013
Last comment by HBLandelsMom, on Jul 11, 2013 at 10:40 pm | 18 comments | 4320 Views

AROUND TOWN

How green is my coffee

From Atari to Zilog, Silicon Valley companies have changed the face of technology. Duh. But what are the enduring innovations...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2008
Last comment by Tim Baber, on Apr 10, 2012 at 6:03 am | 5 comments | 4319 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Bullis gets more portable space

Bullis Charter School will start the next school year with additional portable space for classrooms and a computer lab, the...

Original post made on May. 2, 2008
Last comment by lasd taxpayer, on May 2, 2008 at 2:18 pm | 1 comment | 4318 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Peak flu season hits Mountain View

Flu season is in full swing in the Bay Area, leaving four people dead and sending some patients into intensive care. In an...

Original post made on Jan. 23, 2015
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Jan 25, 2015 at 10:27 am | 7 comments | 4316 Views

AROUND TOWN

Immigration forum seeks to allay fears

As the nation continues to debate its immigration laws, a handful of Spanish-speaking Mountain View residents came to St....

Original post made on Jun. 8, 2007
Last comment by Maxwell, on Apr 28, 2008 at 11:25 pm | 3 comments | 4316 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Tracking gangs through MySpace

Marco Garcia uses MySpace to find out what his students may not tell him. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=3880...

Original post made on Mar. 21, 2008
Last comment by MountainViewownsall, on Apr 9, 2008 at 10:36 am | 13 comments | 4315 Views

SPORTS

City prepares for Super Bowl scrum

Mountain View officials on Tuesday laid out a set of basic preparations for handling the crush of visitors expected to stream...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2015
Last comment by Kathleen, on Nov 19, 2015 at 5:14 pm | 10 comments | 4315 Views

ELECTIONS

Valley losing federal 'mega-investments' race

Silicon Valley is losing the race for huge federal investments that will jumpstart the industries of the future, a panel...

Original post made on Feb. 16, 2010
Last comment by Old Ben, on Feb 17, 2010 at 12:45 pm | 4 comments | 4314 Views

SPORTS

Leagues abuzz over field fee

As it faces a $6 million budget deficit, Mountain View may soon start charging local sports leagues a fee for the use of...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2009
Last comment by Mr. DePortum, on Feb 9, 2009 at 7:18 am | 3 comments | 4313 Views

OTHER ISSUES

School districts see budget storm coming

Local school officials say they are hoping for the best and planning for the worst as they assess what could happen if the...

Original post made on Feb. 5, 2008
Last comment by Enough!, on Feb 5, 2008 at 12:42 pm | 1 comment | 4312 Views

ELECTIONS

Election 2016: Mountain View voters face dueling rental measures

Perhaps the most consequential choice in this election cycle, Mountain View voters will decide between competing ballot initiatives...

Original post made on Oct. 13, 2016
Last comment by Mike_, on Oct 22, 2016 at 7:26 pm | 58 comments | 4312 Views

AROUND TOWN

A new approach to workplace health

Silicon Valley is known for its technological innovation, from new apps to driverless cars. But the area is also poised for...

Original post made on Sep. 8, 2015
Last comment by @reader, on Sep 14, 2015 at 4:35 pm | 7 comments | 4311 Views

AROUND TOWN

Google buys Pear Avenue Theatre

In what may be a competition with Microsoft over real estate in the North Bayshore area, Google recently purchased the building...

Original post made on Apr. 6, 2008
Last comment by Darin, on Apr 6, 2008 at 12:50 pm | 1 comment | 4309 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Prop 93's demise pits Lieber against Kniss

Due to the failure of state Proposition 93, Mountain View's Sally Lieber says she will be stepping down from her state Assembly...

Original post made on Feb. 6, 2008
Last comment by Enough!, on Feb 6, 2008 at 5:38 pm | 1 comment | 4308 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Trees axed for $1.6 million condos

The loss of two cedar trees nearly killed a plan for five, $1.6 million condos which the City Council narrowly approved...

Original post made on Apr. 27, 2012
Last comment by Hardin, on May 3, 2012 at 8:57 am | 19 comments | 4308 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Editorial: Trustees, lower the lance and face reality

An open letter from the ==I Voice== to Mountain View Whisman School District board trustees Greg Coladonato and Steve Nelson. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 5, 2016
Last comment by PACT parent, on Jan 10, 2016 at 4:56 am | 26 comments | 4306 Views
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