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ELECTIONS

Big turnover for Mountain View school board

Four candidates will be facing off this November for seats on the Mountain View Whisman School District's board of trustees,...

Original post made on Aug. 26, 2016
Last comment by Eileen Peña, on Aug 29, 2016 at 9:12 am | 4 comments | 1436 Views

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Political rookies prove powerful in council race

Political newcomers in the Mountain View City Council race are dominating the early battle for campaign donations, according...

Original post made on Sep. 21, 2016
Last comment by Vote, on Sep 21, 2016 at 7:56 pm | 4 comments | 875 Views

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Letters to the editor

<B>Support measures for stable community Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2016/09/30/letters-to-the-editor...

Original post made on Sep. 30, 2016
Last comment by Really!!, on Sep 30, 2016 at 6:26 pm | 4 comments | 753 Views

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Major fixes needed for high school buildings

Mountain View and Los Altos high schools may look radically different in the coming years as the Mountain View-Los Altos...

Original post made on Oct. 12, 2016
Last comment by Cognitive Dissonance, on Oct 12, 2016 at 7:25 pm | 4 comments | 2508 Views

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Measure A backers hope to put dent in affordable-housing crisis

What some officials say is the most significant measure in Santa Clara County history to help low- and moderate-income residents...

Original post made on Oct. 17, 2016
Last comment by Not really, on Oct 21, 2016 at 11:57 am | 4 comments | 2704 Views

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Six compete to lead Foothill-De Anza district

This November, voters in several North County and West Valley cities will decide who will lead the Foothill-De Anza Community...

Original post made on Oct. 21, 2016
Last comment by Kathy Thibodeaux, on Oct 23, 2016 at 6:11 pm | 4 comments | 4895 Views

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Wilson, Blakely and Gutierrez lead in school board race

With all 33 precincts reporting, incumbent Jose Gutierrez and candidates Tamara Wilson and Laura Blakely appear to be the...

Original post made on Nov. 9, 2016
Last comment by Stevenson parent , on Nov 9, 2016 at 11:50 pm | 4 comments | 2528 Views

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Water district seeks federal help to prevent floods

Santa Clara Valley Water District officials announced Tuesday they will request federal assistance to help reduce and prevent...

Original post made on Mar. 1, 2017
Last comment by BD, on Mar 3, 2017 at 9:17 am | 4 comments | 1135 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Paradigm shift at MV Whisman

The Mountain View Whisman School District announced this week that it has adopted a new approach to teaching which regards...

Original post made on Aug. 21, 2007
Last comment by Tom Karn, on Sep 21, 2007 at 5:13 am | 3 comments | 5560 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Eight years later, child care center breaks ground

After years of discussion, debate and design, the city-sponsored child care center at Rengstorff Park broke ground on Monday...

Original post made on Jan. 10, 2008
Last comment by Rhonda Stamps, on Jan 22, 2008 at 1:32 pm | 3 comments | 5482 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Petition to limit number of kids affected by LASD Boundary decision

http://www.ipetitions.com/petition/nomoreshuffleboard/index.html Tim Justus recently released figures admitting that over...

Original post made by displacedanddispleased on Jan. 24, 2008
Last comment by District Dad, on Jan 25, 2008 at 5:49 pm | 3 comments | 5212 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Google manager joins school board

With the local elementary school district facing steep budget cuts, last week its board of trustees appointed a local parent...

Original post made on Feb. 22, 2008
Last comment by W.C.S, on Feb 24, 2008 at 10:34 am | 3 comments | 5882 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MVHS picks new assistant principal

Monday was a big day for local teacher Mike Mathiesen: His wife had a baby, and he was named the new assistant principal...

Original post made on Mar. 28, 2008
Last comment by john doe, on May 18, 2010 at 2:05 pm | 3 comments | 4349 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

New city priority: gang prevention

On Monday night the City Council set about picking new goals for the year, with gang prevention making the top of the list...

Original post made on Apr. 26, 2008
Last comment by JB, on May 4, 2008 at 4:25 am | 3 comments | 4638 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Eighteen, pregnant and graduating

When she became pregnant last fall, Michelle Agreda had little motivation to continue her independent high school study program....

Original post made on May. 23, 2008
Last comment by DG, on Jun 2, 2008 at 7:24 am | 3 comments | 4720 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Kids love this cop

On his days off, Officer Ron Cooper often makes the nearly hour-long drive from his home in Morgan Hill to play basketball...

Original post made on May. 24, 2008
Last comment by MT, on Oct 9, 2008 at 7:20 pm | 3 comments | 4650 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 | 4463 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

School board shuns televised meetings

As promised, Los Altos City Council member David Casas came to the local high school district Monday to once again pitch...

Original post made on Jul. 1, 2008
Last comment by rex, on Jul 4, 2008 at 4:37 pm | 3 comments | 4308 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Gang expert Marco Garcia leaves schools to join force

After two years of helping combat gang activity at Graham Middle School, Marco Garcia traded in his suit and tie for a police...

Original post made on Jul. 11, 2008
Last comment by grew up in MV, on Jul 17, 2008 at 1:40 am | 3 comments | 4851 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

API numbers encouraging

California released the latest Academic Performance Index scores last week, showing that a majority of schools in both of...

Original post made on Sep. 12, 2008
Last comment by GEORGE, on Sep 16, 2008 at 1:08 pm | 3 comments | 4013 Views
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