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SCHOOLS & KIDS

New hurdle for disabled students

Local educators are disappointed in new state regulations which bar students with learning disabilities from receiving high...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2008
Last comment by A. Wayne Mcfarlane, on Apr 10, 2008 at 9:12 am | 2 comments | 3808 Views

RESTAURANTS

Bites and bytes

Even from across the street you can't miss the light show flickering within uWink, the high-tech eatery that opened on the...

Original post made on Dec. 15, 2008
Last comment by Nick, on Jan 26, 2009 at 1:06 pm | 4 comments | 3808 Views

BOOKS

New book sheds light on city's earliest buildings

A new book by Mountain View historian Nick Perry gives a sense of place to the city's history, including an area that was...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2012
Last comment by Betty Moore Gregory, on Oct 15, 2012 at 3:21 pm | 2 comments | 3808 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Alta Vista graduates make it, after all

Of all the graduation ceremonies taking place within the Mountain View-Los Altos Union High School District, it is arguably...

Original post made on Jun. 7, 2012
Last comment by Lauren, on Dec 1, 2013 at 6:55 pm | 4 comments | 3807 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Student homelessness on the rise in MV schools

Silicon Valley may be the center of job growth and economic prosperity in California, but a greater number of families with...

Original post made on Mar. 14, 2016
Last comment by @mvresident2003, on Mar 28, 2016 at 2:27 pm | 23 comments | 3806 Views

AROUND TOWN

Outrage at Almond

Parents at Almond Elementary School say interim Principal Joe McCreary's kindness and leadership were just what the school...

Original post made on Apr. 11, 2008
Last comment by Un-intimated Parent, on Apr 12, 2008 at 7:57 am | 3 comments | 3806 Views

AROUND TOWN

Cops move to the cloud

In many ways, Mountain View's briefing room is just like any other -- with one key exception. Since 2011, police officers...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2014
Last comment by John, on Feb 26, 2014 at 6:17 pm | 4 comments | 3806 Views

ELECTIONS

Council to ask voters for a raise

City Council members voted Tuesday to trim down a proposed raise in pay for themselves, expressing fear that residents wouldn't...

Original post made on Apr. 23, 2014
Last comment by Steve, on Apr 24, 2014 at 3:36 pm | 11 comments | 3806 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Why we published the teacher story

Last week's front page story titled "Parents up in arms over 'abusive' teacher" generated many dozens of passionate e-mails...

Original post made on Mar. 27, 2009
Last comment by Mr. J, on Apr 14, 2009 at 9:34 am | 19 comments | 3803 Views

SPORTS

Enrollment jumps at MV Whisman

Enrollment is up substantially this fall at local elementary and middle schools. Officials speculate that the marked —...

Original post made on Oct. 14, 2010
Last comment by Marketing Spin, on Oct 14, 2010 at 2:03 pm | 1 comment | 3802 Views

AROUND TOWN

Bicyclist dies following San Antonio car crash

The 63-year-old Palo Alto man who suffered critical injuries late last week after he was struck by a vehicle in Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 16, 2015
Last comment by NW Resident, on Jul 17, 2015 at 10:27 am | 3 comments | 3802 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 | 3801 Views

AROUND TOWN

Army evicts dozens from Shenandoah

The Army has posted 60-day eviction notices on the doors of 25 to 40 homes at Shenandoah military housing, forcing retired...

Original post made on Oct. 2, 2008
Last comment by Steve, on Oct 2, 2008 at 10:58 pm | 1 comment | 3801 Views

ELECTIONS

Headhunter hired to find next city manager

Efforts to find a new city manager got a head start Tuesday afternoon, when the City Council picked a headhunting firm to...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2011
Last comment by Hardin, on Jan 6, 2011 at 5:08 pm | 4 comments | 3800 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Clark, McAlister to lead City Council in 2014

Second-year council members Chris Clark and John McAlister were named Mountain View's mayor and vice mayor in unanimous City...

Original post made on Jan. 8, 2014
Last comment by Liz, on Jan 8, 2014 at 5:12 pm | 3 comments | 3799 Views

AROUND TOWN

Four residential burglaries in three days

Residential burglaries continue to be a problem in Mountain View, with four burglaries and one attempted break-in over a...

Original post made on Jun. 14, 2013
Last comment by MVResident67, on Jun 18, 2013 at 7:54 am | 21 comments | 3799 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Campaign pits sports leagues against owls

With the burrowing owl as its poster child, the Audubon Society has started a campaign to make Shoreline Park into an owl...

Original post made on Nov. 25, 2009
Last comment by Mr. Big, on Dec 8, 2009 at 10:26 am | 33 comments | 3798 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

The 140-mile protest

As the sun was rising early Saturday morning, about a dozen Mountain View residents gathered at Castro Elementary School,...

Original post made on Jun. 19, 2008
Last comment by Oscar Garcia, on Jun 21, 2008 at 11:35 am | 3 comments | 3797 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Fortune smiles on Amigos league

Less than a month ago, Pedro Carbajal's team was on a shoestring budget. But thanks to newfound support following an article...

Original post made on May. 14, 2008
Last comment by DG, on May 14, 2008 at 8:53 pm | 1 comment | 3796 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area home prices, sales on the rise

The average price of a home in the Bay Area is up again on a year over year basis, data released today by property information...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2015
Last comment by Jens, on Jan 21, 2015 at 4:18 pm | 5 comments | 3796 Views
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