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Foothill officials lament 'missed opportunity' on Cubberley

As Foothill College prepares for an eventual exit from Palo Alto, college officials expressed regret they could not reach...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2011
Last comment by greycat, on Jul 17, 2011 at 6:31 pm | 7 comments | 2808 Views

BOOKS

Classes help parents help their kids

There are many ideas for ways to close the gap in achievement that exists between students from poor families and their better-off...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2012
Last comment by Aisha, on Mar 5, 2012 at 4:46 am | 1 comment | 2808 Views

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Hacker Dojo to hold "underwear run" fundraiser on St. Patrick's Day

In what has got to be a first for Mountain View, an "underwear run" has been planned for Saint Patrick's Day to raise money...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2012
Last comment by George , on Mar 18, 2012 at 2:59 pm | 9 comments | 2807 Views

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A legacy in lumber

This month, Bruce Bauer Lumber and Supply is celebrating a 70-year journey that took the family business from Oregon to Mountain...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2008
Last comment by Izzy, on Oct 12, 2008 at 8:09 am | 1 comment | 2806 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain board reluctant to cut bullet trains

Caltrain's governing board, the Peninsula Corridor Joint Powers Board, urged the agency's staff Thursday to find another...

Original post made on Apr. 8, 2011
Last comment by Gene, on Apr 15, 2011 at 8:24 am | 7 comments | 2806 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Day Worker video aims to go 'beyond stereotypes'

In an effort to share their stories with the community -- and with help of a variety of local organizations -- a group of...

Original post made on Jul. 18, 2011
Last comment by R Drozek, on Oct 26, 2011 at 8:35 am | 35 comments | 2806 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mavericks returns to Half Moon Bay this weekend

Surf's up this weekend off the coast of Half Moon Bay, as officials have declared Sunday game day for the Mavericks Invitational,...

Original post made on Jan. 17, 2013
Last comment by Mr Advice, on Jan 17, 2013 at 7:58 pm | 2 comments | 2806 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students challenge their brains with math

Teaching students that their mind can grow and learn more effectively through "brain exercise" has become a focal point for...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2015
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Feb 24, 2015 at 3:32 pm | 3 comments | 2806 Views

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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 | 2805 Views

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The legacy of Charles Kao

Mountain View resident Dr. Charles Kao is the godfather of broadband thanks to his pioneering work with fiber optics in the...

Original post made on Oct. 15, 2009
Last comment by MV Resident, on Oct 15, 2009 at 9:02 pm | 2 comments | 2803 Views

OTHER ISSUES

HOLIDAY FUND: Day Worker Center continues to grow despite challenges

Lorenzo Organista once led a platoon of men in the Mexican Army. Now, in Mountain View and nearby cities, he's a leader of...

Original post made on Dec. 5, 2008
Last comment by Minuteman 7.62, on Sep 28, 2010 at 9:58 pm | 9 comments | 2802 Views

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Police release sketch of attempted burglary suspect

Mountain View police have released a composite sketch of a man whom they believe attempted to break into a home on the 900...

Original post made on Jun. 15, 2013
Last comment by Experienced, on Jun 18, 2013 at 10:06 am | 11 comments | 2802 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Early seasonal illnesses stoke swine flu fears

Parents with children in the Mountain View Whisman School District are expressing worries that some kids may already have...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2009
Last comment by Evan, on Nov 5, 2009 at 6:58 pm | 5 comments | 2801 Views

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Statewide report blasts community colleges

A scathing new report is questioning the effectiveness of California's 112 community colleges, stating that remedial education...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Nov 5, 2010 at 8:35 am | 20 comments | 2801 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District: No need to re-open Slater School

A need for revenue and the low population of students surrounding the Whisman neighborhood has the local elementary and middle-school...

Original post made on Dec. 22, 2010
Last comment by really?, on Dec 29, 2010 at 10:10 am | 5 comments | 2801 Views

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Letters to the Editor

<B>Is Cuesta Annex pit really open space? Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4303 posted...

Original post made on Jul. 25, 2008
Last comment by eric, on Jul 27, 2008 at 10:23 pm | 2 comments | 2800 Views

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Four arrested, 3 sought in double murder

Authorities have arrested four suspects and are seeking three more in connection with the murders of a brother and sister...

Original post made on Aug. 28, 2008
Last comment by Daniel, on Sep 2, 2008 at 10:41 pm | 3 comments | 2800 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Toxics put pregnant Googlers at risk, expert says

The elevated levels of toxic TCE vapors recently found in Google offices on Whisman Road and elsewhere should be a concern...

Original post made on Feb. 28, 2013
Last comment by Sharon, on Mar 4, 2013 at 2:19 pm | 6 comments | 2800 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Mrs. P deserved better

I am deeply saddened by the way Pat Polifrone has been treated. Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=5259...

Original post made on Jul. 10, 2009
Last comment by Oh Please, on Jul 21, 2009 at 8:19 pm | 10 comments | 2799 Views

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Man gets beaten up, arrested for drunkenness

Police arrested a man on suspicion of being drunk in public in the parking lot behind a Castro Street bar, about an hour...

Original post made on Mar. 19, 2014
Last comment by Old Ben, on Mar 20, 2014 at 9:42 am | 9 comments | 2799 Views
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