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Civil servants brace for federal shutdown
As the nation teeters on the edge of a government shutdown, the Bay Area's federal agencies are preparing to close down indefinitely.... Last comment on Jan 22, 2018 at 9:52 am | 12 comments

City's partnership with Uber, Lyft stalls
Last year, Mountain View officials entered a deal to underwrite the costs of downtown Uber and Lyft rides in exchange for... Last comment 1 hour ago | 7 comments

Supervisor Simitian proposes teacher housing in Palo Alto
To help teachers cope with the increasingly high cost of living in the Bay Area, Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian... Last comment 7 hours ago | 4 comments

 
 
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Kenny Loggins on stage at El Camino Hospital Foundationâ??s first annual Sapphire Soirée. More than $650,000 was raised for the El Camino Hospital Cancer Center. Four hundred twenty community leaders, physicians and Foundation supporters attended the gala evening on May 14 at Sharon Heights Golf and Country Club in Menlo Park in celebration of El Camino Hospitalâ??s 50th anniversary. Photo by Moanalani Jeffrey Submitted by Shara Hall on Jun 7, 2011

 
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In dissent, Eshoo blasts short-term funding bill
Hours after casting her dissenting vote on a bill to fund the federal government until Feb. 8, U.S. Rep. Anna Eshoo, D-Palo Alto, said short-term measures like the one adopted Monday night represent “negligence and incompetence." Tuesday, 2:37 PM

Amid legal threats, committee backs away from mobile home rent control
Surrounded by legal threats on all sides, Mountain View's Rental Housing Committee on Monday backed away from plans to bring the city's mobile home residents under the aegis of rent control. The decision was a reversal of last month's meeting when the rental committee acquiesced under the advice of their attorneys to begin drafting new regulations to curb rents on mobile homes. Tuesday, 1:47 PM | 8 comments

Caltrain starts annual count of riders
Caltrain started an annual onboard count of riders on Tuesday in order to obtain information for planning improvements, allocating resources and validating ridership estimates based on sales, the transit agency officials said.
Tuesday, 10:39 AM | 2 comments

Next winter storm is on the way
As the latest winter storm fades, the Bay will see more rain Wednesday and Thursday, National Weather Service officials said.
Monday, 4:11 PM | 1 comments

El Camino joins the fight against opioid crisis
As the death toll for opioid-related deaths climbs throughout the United States, El Camino Hospital officials say they're doubling down on ways to control the problem on a local level by keeping a close watch on prescription painkillers and offering more services for patients suffering from chronic pain. Monday, 12:33 PM | 2 comments

Victim identified in Caltrain incident
The first person fatally struck by a Caltrain in 2018 on Wednesday night has been identified as Mountain View resident Diane Harmon, according to the Santa Clara County medical examiner's office.
Monday, 12:23 PM | 3 comments

Supervisor Simitian proposes teacher housing in Palo Alto
To help teachers cope with the increasingly high cost of living in the Bay Area, Santa Clara County Supervisor Joe Simitian is proposing the county partner with local school districts and cities to build a 60- to 120-unit affordable housing complex in Palo Alto. Tuesday, 2:39 PM | 4 comments

Eshoo: Government shutdown an 'embarrassment'
The federal government went into shutdown mode Saturday at midnight after the U.S. Senate failed to get the needed 60 votes for a bill to keep the government running on a short-term basis. Monday, 12:31 PM | 7 comments

Tens of thousands expected at Bay Area Women's Marches

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City's partnership with Uber, Lyft stalls

LASD school deal kicks off major office development

 

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Couples: When Wrong Admit It; When Right; Shut Up
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