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SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman turns down Race to the Top funds

Officials for the Mountain View Whisman school district decided that they'd rather sit out the Race to the Top. On May 20,...

Original post made on May. 25, 2010
Last comment by localmom, on May 28, 2010 at 2:10 pm | 17 comments | 2424 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Craig Goldman's first year

Nearly a year after taking the helm of the Mountain View Whisman School District, Craig Goldman feels he has done a good...

Original post made on Jun. 21, 2011
Last comment by Parent, on Jun 24, 2011 at 7:05 am | 2 comments | 2424 Views

AROUND TOWN

A fine time for art and wine

The Chamber of Commerce estimates that as many as 200,000 people attended the 37th Annual Art and Wine festival last weekend...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by Responsible dog owner, on Sep 12, 2008 at 9:42 am | 1 comment | 2423 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Hospital phasing out paper time cards

A new digital workforce management system at El Camino Hospital will cost $1.9 million up front, but will save the organization...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2010
Last comment by ECH RN, on Nov 11, 2010 at 9:09 am | 5 comments | 2423 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Classroom lament

Who are the students in an "average classroom" in California? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4672...

Original post made on Nov. 26, 2008
Last comment by Randall Flagg, on Dec 2, 2008 at 7:16 pm | 3 comments | 2422 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police release sketch of burglary suspect

A teenage boy and his mother returned home to find a burglary in progress on the afternoon of Dec. 8, police said. Police...

Original post made on Dec. 14, 2011
Last comment by The Eye, on Dec 14, 2011 at 6:13 pm | 2 comments | 2422 Views

AROUND TOWN

Prometheus: Lower density proposal won't work

Citing new real estate market realities, the developer of a housing project that would replace Minton's Lumber and Supply...

Original post made on Feb. 2, 2010
Last comment by Mike R, on Feb 4, 2010 at 12:03 pm | 15 comments | 2421 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill College facing 'unprecedented cuts'

Community colleges have not been immune to the state's slashes to educational funding, said Foothill College president Judy...

Original post made on Nov. 18, 2009
Last comment by vfree, on Nov 20, 2009 at 6:10 pm | 18 comments | 2420 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fire, ?Arastradero & 101?

We were riding the Stevens Creek trail towards Palo Alto and saw smoke from a large fire that looked like it might be near...

Original post made by SLR on Aug. 18, 2008
There are no comments yet. 2419 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

NASA Comes to Middle School

A dozen Orchard Middle School students gather during lunch and after school extending their day to pursue a special...

Original post made by carlrbabb on Apr. 4, 2010
Last comment by Martin, on Jun 1, 2010 at 5:00 pm | 3 comments | 2417 Views

AROUND TOWN

Dittmer's begins remodeling new location

Dittmer Bubert, founder of the longtime Mountain View butcher shop and deli Dittmer's Gourmet Meats and Wurst-Haus, has started...

Original post made on Dec. 13, 2011
Last comment by Editor, on Dec 20, 2011 at 6:16 pm | 5 comments | 2417 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council reconsiders density housing

Even if a more pro-growth City Council is elected this November, they might have a hard time building high density housing...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2008
Last comment by ET, on Aug 27, 2008 at 5:45 pm | 2 comments | 2416 Views

AROUND TOWN

yearly paper shredding

Can you please tell me when the yearly paper shredding is in down town Mountain View?...

Original post made by Maria Roumbanis on Oct. 16, 2008
Last comment by GSB, on Oct 16, 2008 at 1:19 pm | 1 comment | 2416 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

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. 29, 2008
Last comment by Larry, on Jan 1, 2009 at 5:51 pm | 2 comments | 2415 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Apartment residents decry loss of manager

Residents of Central Park apartment complex are so upset about the loss of their manager, Wanda Garcia, they've circulated...

Original post made on Dec. 16, 2008
Last comment by USA, on Dec 16, 2008 at 2:01 pm | 2 comments | 2415 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Test scores don't tell the whole story

As parents who send our kids to public school in Mountain View, my wife and I appreciated the two recent articles in the...

Original post made on Sep. 18, 2010
Last comment by eric, on Sep 19, 2010 at 10:14 pm | 3 comments | 2415 Views

AROUND TOWN

Fury fuels Ideafarm's campaigns

Wo'O Ideafarm, 55, has been fixture on the streets of Mountain View for years. He is embraced by some and derided by others...

Original post made on Nov. 4, 2010
Last comment by Wo\'O Ideafarm, on Nov 19, 2010 at 6:24 am | 3 comments | 2414 Views

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Man robbed at gunpoint at Caltrain station

Three men, one of whom carried a gun, beat and robbed a San Francisco man at the San Antonio Caltrain station on Thursday...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by skim1@yahoo.com, on Dec 7, 2010 at 12:17 am | 10 comments | 2414 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Eshoo gets feds to cork loud TV ads

It seems that Democrats and Republicans in Washington D.C. can agree on at least one thing these days: advertisers need to...

Original post made on Dec. 3, 2010
Last comment by k, on Jun 10, 2011 at 10:59 am | 11 comments | 2414 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School district's online registration moves at dial-up speed

A woman attempting to enroll her child in the Mountain View Whisman School District said she waited in line for more than...

Original post made on Feb. 1, 2011
Last comment by Clyde, on Feb 7, 2011 at 4:58 pm | 23 comments | 2414 Views
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