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Deficits rise as Mountain View Whisman spends big on technology, teacher salaries
Mountain View Whisman School District's deficit spending has more than doubled to $3.3 million this year, following pay raises... Last comment 11 hours ago | 5 comments

Mask on, gloves off: How to stay safe as counties loosen restrictions
Even as residents are gradually allowed to step outside, Dr. Jonathan Blum of Kaiser Permanente Santa Clara Medical Center... Last comment 8 hours ago | 6 comments

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Facing a shaky financial future, Stanford projects budget cuts
Stanford University, projecting a $267 million loss from the first six months of the coronavirus shutdown, is planning for program reductions and layoffs in the next fiscal year. Thursday, 4:46 PM

Coronavirus central: Santa Clara County's case total surpasses 2,700
The coronavirus continues to take its toll on the Midpeninsula. On Thursday, Santa Clara County reported 2,701 cases and 140 deaths. San Mateo County reported 2,022 cases and 82 deaths on Wednesday. Thursday, 5:29 PM | 7 comments

Local farmers market rancher dies at 64
Gary Marchi, a longtime Pescadero rancher who sold beef at farmers markets throughout the Bay Area, died this month in a traffic accident. He was 64. Thursday, 1:44 PM | 4 comments

Interactive: A by-the-numbers look at COVID-19's impact
To show how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted daily life, we've woven together local, regional and national numbers into a series of interactive infographics. Wednesday, 1:46 PM

At-risk individuals receive a helping hand through Stanford student's initiative
Santa Clara County Helping Hands connects high-risk individuals with volunteers to bring them groceries, prescriptions and virtual companionship. Wednesday, 11:15 AM

Deficits rise as Mountain View Whisman spends big on technology, teacher salaries
Mountain View Whisman School District's deficit spending has more than doubled to $3.3 million this year, following pay raises and a mad scurry to buy more than 1,000 Chromebooks so students can do schoolwork remotely. Tuesday, 1:36 PM | 5 comments

Heat wave to last through Thursday
A heat wave is expected to linger in the Bay Area through Thursday night, with the possibility of record-setting temperatures, forecasters said. Tuesday, 11:55 AM

State reopens places of worship, retail — but hair salons still off limits
Places of worship and retailers can now reopen statewide, with limitations, the California Department of Public Health announced Monday. However, Santa Clara and San Mateo counties' orders do not allow these reopenings locally.
Monday, 5:50 PM

New Bay Area Community Resources website launches
A group of Stanford students and faculty volunteers has launched a new website where Bay Area residents can find a broad variety of critical resources. Thursday, 1:12 PM | 1 comments

Faced with telling toddler daughter she can't hug her grandparents, local doc pens kids' book
How do you explain to a toddler that she can't hug her grandparents right now? Like many parents of young kids right now, Dr. Ben Lindquist, who works at Stanford Hospital, struggled to answer that question. So he wrote a book. Thursday, 1:12 PM | 1 comments


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