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SCHOOLS & KIDS

LEFT BEHIND: Schools caught in testing bind

<I>Editor's Note: Six years ago Congress enacted No Child Left Behind, which sets ever-increasing standards for public school...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2008
Last comment by Happy parent of former public school students, on Nov 17, 2008 at 9:55 am | 13 comments | 4839 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Parks commish: History museum is too tall

After reviewing the latest plan for the open space known as the Cuesta Annex last Wednesday, the Parks and Recreation Commission...

Original post made on Nov. 16, 2008
Last comment by Mike Laursen, on Nov 16, 2008 at 10:13 pm | 2 comments | 4623 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mtn. View fired employee/murderer arrested

He has ruined his own life and others too... http://m.mercurynews.com/articles/188677303...

Original post made by Palo Altan on Nov. 16, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4273 Views

ELECTIONS

Letters to the Editor

<B>Prop. 8 fosters good environment for children Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/story.php?story_id=4590...

Original post made on Nov. 1, 2008
Last comment by Maggie, on Nov 15, 2008 at 6:37 pm | 2 comments | 4978 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Fake Parking Tickets

I recently came back to my car from a store and found a fake parking ticket. My car was parked legally in a parking spot,...

Original post made by Anonymous on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Randall Flagg, on Nov 15, 2008 at 4:17 pm | 1 comment | 4261 Views

AROUND TOWN

Jing Hua Wu, killed 3 yesterday, lives in Mtn. View

This person killed his CEO and two others yesterday in Santa Clara and he lives in Mountain View. How come this isn't even...

Original post made by Palo Altan on Nov. 15, 2008
There are no comments yet. 4435 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Attacks on sex offenders may be connected

Police say two registered sex offenders living in Mountain View have been targeted for attack in recent weeks, apparently...

Original post made on Nov. 10, 2008
Last comment by MSLGWCEO, on Nov 15, 2008 at 9:05 am | 8 comments | 6162 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Possible housing deal for cops and firefighters

In order to better respond to emergencies and deepen connections with the community, the city may soon be using a homebuyer...

Original post made on Oct. 31, 2008
Last comment by Resident, on Nov 14, 2008 at 8:57 pm | 4 comments | 4927 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District hires new at-risk intervention supervisor

The elementary school district has hired a new intervention supervisor to work with at-risk students at Graham Middle School,...

Original post made on Nov. 14, 2008
Last comment by Mr. Cuesta, on Nov 14, 2008 at 2:42 pm | 2 comments | 5192 Views

AROUND TOWN

Who turned fire station flag upside down — and why?

An unknown person or people "vandalized" the U.S. flag Thursday by turning it upside down on the flagpole at the Cuesta fire...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2008
Last comment by wundacat, on Nov 14, 2008 at 11:51 am | 12 comments | 6387 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Mountain View man gets life in prison for '06 shooting

A 23-year-old Mountain View man was sentenced to 115 years to life in prison Wednesday in San Mateo County Superior Court...

Original post made on Nov. 13, 2008
Last comment by ALEX ZUNIGA, on Nov 13, 2008 at 9:07 pm | 1 comment | 5119 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

District considers boundary changes

With dozens of students still waitlisted to attend their neighborhood schools, elementary district trustees last week discussed...

Original post made on Oct. 23, 2008
Last comment by Betty, on Nov 12, 2008 at 8:09 am | 11 comments | 6564 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

M-A Kicks Off Annual Canned Food Drive...Yes, We CAN!!!

Join the M-A family by helping us collect over 120,000 cans and raise money to purchase perishables to feed over 500 families...

Original post made by Kelly Todd on Nov. 11, 2008
There are no comments yet. 3846 Views

AROUND TOWN

The NASA-Google connection

The inside story of the agreement between Google's top executives and NASA Ames over the use of Moffett Field needs a full...

Original post made on Nov. 11, 2008
Last comment by JV, on Nov 11, 2008 at 2:56 pm | 2 comments | 6992 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

California Spin - TRYOUTS ! (Girls Fastpitch Softball)

The SPIN is holding tryouts for their Spring/Summer season: 12U/14U Sat Nov 15 Capuchino HS, San Bruno; 1 to 3 pm Sun...

Original post made by Matt on Nov. 11, 2008
There are no comments yet. 6711 Views

ELECTIONS

By a clear margin: Macias, Means, Kasperzak and Inks

City staff will take orders from some familiar faces in January after the four open seats in the City Council race were taken...

Original post made on Nov. 7, 2008
Last comment by James P., on Nov 10, 2008 at 10:22 pm | 6 comments | 6206 Views

ELECTIONS

Our position on Props. 5 to 8

Last week the <I>Voice</I></B> offered recommendations on the first four propositions on the Nov. 4 ballot. This week we...

Original post made on Oct. 26, 2008
Last comment by Rita, on Nov 10, 2008 at 8:19 am | 90 comments | 8568 Views

AROUND TOWN

Man with Molotov cocktail thwarted

Thanks to an intervening neighbor, an apartment on the 400 block of Del Medio Avenue was spared an attack early last week...

Original post made on Nov. 6, 2008
Last comment by USA, on Nov 6, 2008 at 1:35 pm | 1 comment | 4467 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Possible housing deal for cops and firefighters

In order to better respond to emergencies and deepen connections with the community, the city may soon be using a homebuyer...

Original post made on Nov. 2, 2008
Last comment by workingman, on Nov 5, 2008 at 8:23 am | 7 comments | 5007 Views

ELECTIONS

Local dad loses name dispute with Boy Scouts

A Mountain View father lost a bid in federal court in San Francisco on Tuesday to use the name "Youthscouts" for a youth...

Original post made on Nov. 3, 2008
Last comment by JF, on Nov 3, 2008 at 10:13 pm | 1 comment | 6662 Views
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