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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Class breaks down college barriers At-risk kids learn how to get into higher education

Sometimes, the most important step in getting at-risk youths to consider college is simply getting them to believe they can...

Original post made on Jan. 1, 2011
Last comment by Mountain View Resident, on Jan 5, 2011 at 10:59 pm | 2 comments | 2810 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City's garbage contractor changes its name

Foothill Disposal, Mountain View's garbage contractor since 1993, has changed its name to "Recology Mountain View," general...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2009
Last comment by Thom, on Nov 3, 2009 at 3:20 pm | 5 comments | 2810 Views

AROUND TOWN

Time to slow down on California Street

Often it takes a traumatic event to bring an otherwise ignored problem to light, and that is certainly the case in the tragic...

Original post made on Sep. 11, 2012
Last comment by lower the speed limit, on Sep 13, 2012 at 1:20 pm | 4 comments | 2810 Views

ELECTIONS

Challenger in water district race far outspends incumbent

The first campaign finance report of the year was due last week, and there's a sharp divide between the two candidate running...

Original post made on Aug. 17, 2014
Last comment by Jack, on Aug 17, 2014 at 10:34 pm | 1 comment | 2810 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Letters to the Editor

<B>PRT neither new nor bold Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=5474 posted Friday, September...

Original post made on Sep. 25, 2009
Last comment by Sue, on Sep 27, 2009 at 8:31 am | 3 comments | 2809 Views

AROUND TOWN

The Higham family's magnificent adventure

The Highams rented out their Mountain View home and packed only what they could carry on their bicycles. Then they took off...

Original post made on Aug. 13, 2009
Last comment by kathy, on Aug 13, 2009 at 8:00 pm | 3 comments | 2809 Views

SPORTS

Free Basketball Clinics at Mountain View HS

Spartans Sports Camp is offering two free basketball clinics on Saturday, April 21st and Sunday May 6th, from 10am - 1pm...

Original post made by Spartans Sports Camp on Apr. 17, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2808 Views

OTHER ISSUES

TONIGHT: Council decision on Worker Center

The Mountain View City Council is scheduled to decide tonight on whether the Day Worker Center of Mountain View can occupy...

Original post made on May. 12, 2009
Last comment by Seer, on May 13, 2009 at 9:05 am | 3 comments | 2808 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Another train death averted by quick-thinking Caltrain engineer

A recent spate of tragedies along the tracks has everyone, perhaps especially Caltrain engineers, on edge. But among the...

Original post made on Aug. 25, 2009
Last comment by grateful, on Aug 25, 2009 at 11:07 am | 2 comments | 2808 Views

OTHER ISSUES

President Obama to sign executive order on cybersecurity at Stanford

President Barack Obama is scheduled to speak this morning at Stanford University for a summit on cybersecurity. Read the...

Original post made on Feb. 13, 2015
Last comment by Almost healed from past damage, on Feb 14, 2015 at 6:03 am | 3 comments | 2808 Views

AROUND TOWN

Robbery victim pulled over for talking while driving

A local man making a call after being mugged got the help he was looking for -- after being pulled over for talking on his...

Original post made on Feb. 19, 2009
Last comment by MJ, on Feb 20, 2009 at 3:33 pm | 2 comments | 2808 Views

AROUND TOWN

Commission OKs new hotel for Palo Alto Bowl

An ambitious proposal to replace Palo Alto Bowl with a four-story hotel and 26 new houses received tentative support from...

Original post made on Jun. 11, 2009
Last comment by Daniel Mart, on Aug 14, 2009 at 8:13 pm | 8 comments | 2808 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police use stun gun in brawl behind Zen Lounge

Police officers used a Taser-type stun gun on a man who allegedly violently resisted arrest during a massive brawl outside...

Original post made on May. 24, 2012
Last comment by Mike, on May 24, 2012 at 2:57 pm | 1 comment | 2808 Views

AROUND TOWN

A big day for a little house

A piece of the city's history was not only saved last Friday, but was ceremoniously trucked down Castro Street in an unusual...

Original post made on Feb. 25, 2013
Last comment by Peggy Prendergast, on Feb 26, 2013 at 9:50 pm | 4 comments | 2808 Views

AROUND TOWN

Police Log

AUTO BURGLARY Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=7095 posted Friday, August 5, 2011,...

Original post made on Aug. 6, 2011
Last comment by , on Aug 6, 2011 at 3:13 pm | 1 comment | 2807 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mountain View man dies in Sunnyvale crash

A 55-year-old Mountain View man died in a car crash Monday morning after he hit the guardrail on state Highway 237 in Sunnyvale,...

Original post made on Sep. 20, 2011
Last comment by Courtney Russell, on Sep 23, 2011 at 6:04 pm | 3 comments | 2807 Views

AROUND TOWN

Video sheds light on origins of Silicon Valley

Mountain View's Computer History Museum has posted a 15-minute documentary on YouTube illustrating how a dispute in a Mountain...

Original post made on May. 8, 2009
Last comment by H. K. Woodward, on May 8, 2009 at 8:30 pm | 1 comment | 2806 Views

AROUND TOWN

Investing in our community

Our new General Plan allows sizeable increases in housing and commercial activity in the area anchored by San Antonio Road,...

Original post made on Mar. 15, 2013
Last comment by Juan C, on Mar 16, 2013 at 2:47 pm | 7 comments | 2806 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

When 'Donors Choose,' students win

When it comes to getting kids interested in school, nothing beats things that flash. At least that's what Elizabeth Gomez...

Original post made on Sep. 15, 2010
Last comment by parent, on Sep 16, 2010 at 3:51 pm | 3 comments | 2805 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Young suspects charged as adults in sex assault at Castro Park

The two 17-year-olds arrested for allegedly sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl at a Mountain View park are being charged...

Original post made on Dec. 7, 2012
There are no comments yet. 2805 Views
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