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Caltrain gets a lifeline after counties strike compromise on tax measure
The Santa Clara County board of supervisors on Tuesday threw its support behind placing a tax measure to fund Caltrain operations... Last comment 21 hours ago | 2 comments

Despite looming deficit, Santa Clara County supervisors reject sales tax hike for the November ballot
The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors will not place a sales tax measure on the November ballot this year, after two... Last comment on Aug 5, 2020 at 11:34 am | 4 comments

 
 
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Santa Clara County considers fines for COVID-19 health code violations
Neglecting to wear a mask in public or failing to socially distance could soon carry a hefty fine of up to $500 in Santa Clara County, according to a new proposal cracking down on those who violate COVID-19 public health orders. Thursday, 8:43 PM | 2 comments

Bay Area legislators call for Senate to pass stimulus bill
A group of Bay Area federal legislators on Wednesday called on the U.S. Senate to pass a House-approved COVID-19 stimulus bill that includes relief funding for state and local governments. Thursday, 1:31 PM | 2 comments

County lines up appointment-based COVID-19 testing sites
Beginning this week, Santa Clara County will provide appointment-based testing sites on a consistently scheduled, rotating basis, according to County Supervisor Joe Simitian. Thursday, 10:21 AM | 1 comments

Waymo software engineer Paul Roales joins the race for Mountain View City Council
Frustrated by what he calls a slow-moving bureaucracy that has failed to act with urgency on important issues, Mountain View resident Paul Roales said he hopes to join the City Council this November to shake things up. Monday, 1:36 PM | 6 comments

Albuquerque man pleads guilty to sexual assault in 2004 Mountain View case
A man accused of breaking into a motel room and sexually assaulting a woman in Mountain View pleaded guilty Tuesday, prosecutors said. He faces 25 years to life in prison. Wednesday, 12:38 PM | 1 comments

Going down? Maybe not. State reports technical glitch led to COVID-19 undercount
California's daily count of COVID-19 cases appears to be falling, but that may be due to underreporting caused by technical issues, state health officials said Tuesday. Wednesday, 12:54 PM | 1 comments

Stanford revises campus sexual violence policy to comply with Trump administration's controversial new rules
Stanford is seeking feedback on draft Title IX policy revisions for how universities respond to reports of sexual violence and harassment. Wednesday, 12:53 PM

Coronavirus central: Technical issues on COVID-19 data leaves Santa Clara County 'blind'
On Wednesday, Santa Clara County Health Officer Dr. Sara Cody said incomplete COVID-19 data due to a state reporting system glitch reminds her of earlier this year when there wasn't enough testing. Thursday, 5:27 PM | 15 comments

Despite looming deficit, Santa Clara County supervisors reject sales tax hike for the November ballot
The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors will not place a sales tax measure on the November ballot this year, after two supervisors on Tuesday pushed back on the idea of taxing residents to offset the deficit. Tuesday, 1:54 PM | 4 comments

Supervisor: Federal relief, mediation needed to avoid large scale evictions in county
Delays in the Senate over a new stimulus package will likely have detrimental effects in Santa Clara County, said county Supervisor Dave Cortese. Tuesday, 12:28 PM | 3 comments

Caltrain gets a lifeline after counties strike compromise on tax measure
The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday threw its support behind placing a tax measure to fund Caltrain operations on the November ballot -- a move that offers the transit agency a lifeline after weeks of uncertainty. Tuesday, 1:32 PM | 2 comments

Palo Alto moves to expand access to 'residents-only' Foothills Park
Palo Alto's prolonged and polarizing debate over whether nonresidents should be allowed to visit Foothills Park moved toward a compromise on Monday, when the City Council agreed to expand access to the pristine and exclusive preserve. Tuesday, 10:55 AM | 2 comments

California's clean-air programs take a hit in new funding squeeze
Some of California's key environmental programs for battling smog and climate change have lost nearly $105 million as the state grapples with the economic fallout of the coronavirus pandemic. Saturday, 9:11 AM

Santa Clara County COVID-19 testing guru quit last job amid pressure to reopen economy

Panel discussion to be held on Generation Z and racial justice

Guest opinion: Why students need to be taught financial literacy now more than ever

Five candidates join the race for El Camino Healthcare District board

Santa Clara County confirms 31 COVID-19 cases across four Costco locations, including Mountain View

 

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