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SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents upset over growing class sizes

Growing enrollment ratcheted up class sizes at Mountain View schools this year, and parents at Huff Elementary say it's high...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2015
Last comment by Parcel Tax, on Jan 22, 2015 at 1:10 pm | 5 comments | 2323 Views

AROUND TOWN

Mysterious bird-killing goo found on Peninsula

An unidentified substance that has led to the deaths of at least 25 birds in the East Bay has also impacted birds across...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2015
Last comment by Bruce England, on Jan 22, 2015 at 9:43 am | 3 comments | 1417 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Local SAT scores beat state, national averages

College-bound seniors at Mountain View and Los Altos high schools continue to outperform their California peers in the SAT...

Original post made on Oct. 6, 2009
Last comment by Ernie S, on Jan 22, 2015 at 7:13 am | 3 comments | 2220 Views

RESTAURANTS

Mountain View La Panotiq set to open Monday

For a year or more, two new specialty bakeries were pending in downtown Mountain View. Alexander's Patisserie (209 Castro)...

Original post made by Max Hauser on Jan. 15, 2015
Last comment by Baxman, on Jan 21, 2015 at 9:15 pm | 2 comments | 1201 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Caltrain Noise is Getting Worse?

I completely understand the need for the train horns and safety. However, in the last few months it seems like it is getting...

Original post made by kwul on Dec. 4, 2014
Last comment by Arthur, on Jan 21, 2015 at 4:36 pm | 2 comments | 253 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area home prices, sales on the rise

The average price of a home in the Bay Area is up again on a year over year basis, data released today by property information...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2015
Last comment by Jens, on Jan 21, 2015 at 4:18 pm | 5 comments | 2011 Views

AROUND TOWN

Swedish royals visit Mountain View

The Computer History Museum in Mountain View took on a distinctively Scandinavian flair Monday night, as Sweden's Crown Princess...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2015
Last comment by Maher, on Jan 21, 2015 at 2:59 pm | 1 comment | 3639 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Host Family Open House (Host International Students)

Hosting an international student is a wonderful opportunity for exposure to other cultures and to act as an ambassador of...

Original post made by Whitney Zeller on Jan. 21, 2015
There are no comments yet. 90 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Foothill College selected to launch historic four-year degree program

Foothill College is officially one of 15 community colleges in the state that, for the first time in California's history,...

Original post made on Jan. 21, 2015
Last comment by Scott Lamb, on Jan 21, 2015 at 10:21 am | 2 comments | 1959 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman to redraw school boundaries

The Mountain View Whisman School District is taking the first steps toward changing attendance boundaries for its schools,...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2015
Last comment by Size of Huff, on Jan 20, 2015 at 10:01 pm | 9 comments | 5003 Views

AROUND TOWN

Burlgary suspect wakes resident

Police arrested a burglary suspect early Monday morning after he was found inside someone's home claiming to be hiding from...

Original post made on Jan. 20, 2015
Last comment by Whiskers, on Jan 20, 2015 at 8:47 pm | 1 comment | 2230 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Nonprofit aims to bring laundry, shower services to homeless

People who are homeless in Palo Alto and East Palo Alto could soon have free showers and laundry services through a new initiative...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2015
Last comment by Steve, on Jan 20, 2015 at 6:53 pm | 3 comments | 1942 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Bay Area health officials warn of worsening flu season

There have been at least four flu-related deaths in the Bay Area so far, and public health officials warn that while flu-season...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2015
Last comment by AntiVax kills, on Jan 20, 2015 at 1:16 am | 2 comments | 1834 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Last MLK Day Freedom Train sells out all 1,400 seats

Today's 54-mile round trip of the Bay Area's Freedom Train from San Jose to San Francisco to honor the civil rights legacy...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2015
Last comment by resident, on Jan 19, 2015 at 10:27 pm | 6 comments | 1981 Views

OTHER ISSUES

City to flush water mains after complaints about smelly tap water

City officials are responding to complaints from residents who say their tap water smells like rotten eggs. Read the full...

Original post made on Jan. 13, 2015
Last comment by showethoughts, on Jan 19, 2015 at 1:08 pm | 27 comments | 3316 Views

AROUND TOWN

Letters

<B>A test for higher office Read the full story here http://www.mv-voice.com/print/story/2015/01/02/letters posted Friday,...

Original post made on Jan. 19, 2015
Last comment by Utopian? Hmm..., on Jan 19, 2015 at 10:24 am | 1 comment | 254 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

MV Whisman taps former PAUSD head as interim superintendent

The Mountain View Whisman school board is tapping Kevin Skelly as the district's interim superintendent. Skelly, the former...

Original post made on Dec. 12, 2014
Last comment by Observer, on Jan 19, 2015 at 7:21 am | 13 comments | 3249 Views

AROUND TOWN

Will the kids be all right?

Every morning, Meysi wakes up before 6:30 a.m. in the homeless shelter in San Jose. She makes the traffic-filled trek north,...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2015
Last comment by Common sense, on Jan 18, 2015 at 4:25 pm | 7 comments | 3297 Views

SCHOOLS & KIDS

Parents upset over growing class sizes

Growing enrollment ratcheted up class sizes at Mountain View schools this year, and parents at Huff Elementary say it's high...

Original post made on Jan. 16, 2015
Last comment by Cost issues, on Jan 18, 2015 at 1:12 pm | 7 comments | 1436 Views

OTHER ISSUES

Pet doors: the ins and outs

At her owner's request for a demonstration, the energetic pup bounded through the little built-in rectangle escape. She circled...

Original post made on Jan. 18, 2015
Last comment by Kitty, on Jan 18, 2015 at 12:39 am | 1 comment | 582 Views
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