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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Sticky budget scenario for MV Whisman

With little hope for more support from Sacramento, educators are again planning for a school year under severe budget constraints....

Original post made on Mar. 18, 2010
Last comment by James, on Mar 21, 2010 at 1:35 pm | 14 comments | 2557 Views

AROUND TOWN

Third Graham student in three weeks hit by car

After three children were struck by cars while crossing Castro Street near Graham Middle School, community safety officials...

Original post made on Oct. 16, 2012
Last comment by KT, on Oct 27, 2012 at 7:39 pm | 41 comments | 2557 Views

AROUND TOWN

NEXT DEBATE: Thursday night

Four debates held by various neighborhood groups are scheduled in the coming week. The first will be an Old Mountain View...

Original post made on Oct. 18, 2008
Last comment by Bernie Brightman, on Oct 18, 2008 at 11:54 am | 1 comment | 2556 Views

AROUND TOWN

Council struggles with its position on high-speed rail

Council members were clearly concerned Tuesday about the message they are sending as they discussed making official comments...

Original post made on Jun. 28, 2010
Last comment by Ned, on Jul 15, 2010 at 5:32 pm | 48 comments | 2556 Views

AROUND TOWN

Adding sparkle to the season

The holidays got into full swing in downtown Mountain View on Monday night, as the city held its annual Community Tree Lighting...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2012
Last comment by to AC, on Dec 8, 2012 at 8:46 am | 2 comments | 2556 Views

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Big transformation under way for San Antonio area

Clearly, the recession is over in the local housing sector. New development could bring over 1,300 new homes to the San Antonio...

Original post made on Feb. 9, 2013
Last comment by Sonny, on Feb 9, 2013 at 8:28 am | 2 comments | 2555 Views

OTHER ISSUES

High-speed rail hits speedbump in its Caltrain partnership

What was billed as a historic occasion for the California High-Speed Rail Authority and its Bay Area partners ended on an...

Original post made on Mar. 6, 2013
Last comment by Ted Crocker, on Mar 7, 2013 at 8:35 am | 9 comments | 2555 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City buys land for park on Wyandotte Street

The city is moving quickly to purchase the vacant Robalee Kennel at 2254 Wyandotte Street in order to build a mini park....

Original post made on Dec. 18, 2014
Last comment by JustSayNo, on Dec 21, 2014 at 2:15 pm | 8 comments | 2555 Views

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Beach access, utilities reform and cultural competency among new laws

New laws ranging from election and utilities reform to beach access and community food producers that were authored by state...

Original post made on Jan. 6, 2015
Last comment by Stop the Trolls, on Jan 8, 2015 at 6:55 pm | 3 comments | 2555 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

LASD to send out 45 pink slips

Forty-five employees in the Los Altos School District will be let go this spring as the district tries to deal with over...

Original post made on Mar. 5, 2009
Last comment by Barack, on Sep 25, 2009 at 2:25 pm | 7 comments | 2554 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill, De Anza defend policy

Foreign students aren't to blame for local community college students having a hard time getting into classes, district officials...

Original post made on Jul. 22, 2010
Last comment by Pete, on Jul 30, 2010 at 2:18 pm | 23 comments | 2554 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 | 2553 Views

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Did anyone else see that meteorite tonight?

We saw what might be a meteorite coming down tonight around 5:30 / 6:00 and are trying to figure out what it was. It was...

Original post made by landels parent on Nov. 7, 2009
Last comment by Wayne, on Nov 11, 2009 at 2:19 pm | 12 comments | 2552 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Op-ed: Who's thinking about increased housing's impact on schools?

I read the Voice's issue of July 4 regarding the Village at San Antonio Center development with interest. Agreed, Mountain...

Original post made on Jul. 15, 2014
Last comment by Dinner at 9:30pm, on Jul 29, 2014 at 5:43 am | 15 comments | 2552 Views

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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 | 2550 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students boot up classmates

Two local high school seniors are taking old, unwanted computers donated by the community, repairing essential components...

Original post made on Nov. 12, 2010
Last comment by Hardin, on Nov 15, 2010 at 12:01 pm | 2 comments | 2548 Views

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Council discusses Hangar One reuse

Council member Jac Siegel is calling for the city to take an official role in the reuse of historic Hangar One, and as a...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2008
Last comment by Level, on Aug 21, 2008 at 8:50 am | 1 comment | 2547 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Students offer their dreams for Obama

The world was watching as America swore in its first African American president, and Castro Elementary School was no exception. Read...

Original post made on Jan. 25, 2009
Last comment by Eduardo, on Jan 26, 2009 at 9:26 am | 4 comments | 2547 Views

ELECTIONS

Simitian to host forum on breast-density bill

State Sen. Joe Simitian, D-Palo Alto, will host a forum Tuesday night to discuss the risks associated with dense breast tissue...

Original post made on Sep. 10, 2012
Last comment by USA, on Sep 12, 2012 at 11:54 am | 12 comments | 2547 Views

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Committee to pick new downtown signs

On Tuesday, the city's downtown committee will choose between four new parking signs for the downtown that should help visitors...

Original post made on Aug. 5, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Aug 5, 2008 at 5:56 pm | 1 comment | 2546 Views
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