Milestones (OPINION)

  • By Miles H Barber Publisher
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Coming soon to a City Council meeting near you. A $100 million dollar decision for or against Santa Clara revenue. Here is the issue. In 2010, when voters approved Measure J to build our stadium without the use of general fund dollars, the stadium was to be paid for from revenues from events at the stadium. This would include football, of course. In addition, our stadium would provide...

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Police Report

Police Report

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The Police Blotter highlights a partial list of incidents in the city and is distributed on a weekly basis. The Blotter provides the date, time, approximate location, a narrative summary of the incident, case number and the most serious arrest charge. Meanwhile, the Arrest Log provides a timely, chronological summary of all of the arrests made by the Santa Clara Police Department. It includes...

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Looking Back

Looking Back

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Week of August 16th Headlines 100 Years Ago: Santa Clara News (August 17, 1917) Home Guard Reorganized: New Companies Under State Regulations Santa Claran L.M. Fatjo Plans Granada Fig Exhibit at State Fair in Sacramento Modern Warfare Will be Demonstrated at State Fair Santa Claran Now In Orient: Bert Roll Aboard Flagship Brooklyn in Japanese Waters Help Needed for Red Cross...

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Santa Clara Around Town

Santa Clara this Week

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Weekly Events Calendar Thursday, August 17 Throwback Thursday by the Pool: Mariani’s Inn & Restaurant—2500 El Camino Real, Santa Clara. 6-8 p.m. Friday, August 18 Julie Hughes Exhibition Reception: Triton Museum of Art. 6-8 p.m. The exhibit runs until October 29. Saturday, August 19 Art on the Lawn: Harris Lass Museum—1889 Market St., Santa Clara. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Free...

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Work Daze

Work Daze – The Kim Connection

  • By Bob Goldman
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It happens all the time. People ask me how I developed this image of confidence, charisma and darn good looks. Well, I have to thank genetics for the good looks. Genetics and the team of plastic surgeons I have on call 24/7, ready to swing into action should a wrinkle appear, or a pimple pop, or a tidal wave of flab burst out from my Spanx. As for the confidence and charisma stuff; that...

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Work Daze

VTA Bus Involved in Fatal Accident

  • By Alissa Reyes
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A resident of Sunnyvale has died after being struck by a VTA bus at a Santa Clara bus stop on Thursday night. At approximately, 6:20 p.m., Santa Clara Police Officers responded to a traffic accident at the El Camino Real and Railroad Avenue bus stop. According to reports, the female victim exited the bus via the middle doors and walked several feet away from the bus on the sidewalk.  As...

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Class Notes - One Easy Step for School Success – Be There

Class Notes – One Easy Step for School Success – Be There

  • By Margaret Lavin
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Parents are often bombarded with advice on how to help their children succeed in school, but one critical factor often gets overlooked: the most faithful foreteller of success at school is very basic—showing up. Research shows the likelihood of dropping out of school skyrockets to 75 percent when attendance drops below 80 percent. This is a disturbing statistic and one that has not been...

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Milestones (OPINION)

  • By Miles H Barber Publisher
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Santa Clara’s Charter Review Committee has been assigned the task of creating districts for future City elections. They were assigned this task two years ago, before attorney Robert Rubin filed a lawsuit against Santa Clara for voting violations of the California Voting Rights Act. They missed the mark. That Committee took a detour and spent their time creating four other ballot...

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Looking Back

Looking Back

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Week of August 9th Headlines 100 Years Ago: Santa Clara News (August 10, 1917) Civic Body is Praised for Patriotic Aid: Government Officials Commend Santa Clara Chamber of Commerce for Providing Assistance New High School Rooms Improved: School Trustees Who Recently Purchased the Delphine Fatjo Property at Corner of Washington & Santa Clara Streets Are Improving Buildings for...

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Santa Clara Around Town

Santa Clara this Week

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Thursday, August 10th Snoopy’s Birthday Party: California’s Great America. Included with park admission.  Friday, August 11th Santa Clara Bead & Design Show: Marriott Santa Clara—2700 Mission College Blvd., Santa Clara. Aug. 11-13 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Tickets: $10 at the door or $8 in advance. www.beadanddesign.com/shows/santaclara.php Saturday, August 12th City-Wide...

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