Milestones

  • By Miles H Barber, Publisher
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  When under attack…deflect and blame. Blame the 49ers, blame past City managers, blame opposing Council Members, blame the Mercury News, the Santa Clara Weekly, KPIX or blame outspoken citizens who have a brain. Folks, whatever you think of the 49ers, they are not the cause of the outrageous actions by the Mayor and her Council majority. The unmasking of the now known...

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Work Daze

Second Stadium Audit Slated for 2018

  • By Carolyn Schuk
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On Monday the City Council's ad hoc Measure J compliance audit committee reconvened to review activity with regard to Harvey M. Rose's (HMR) final report and to launch a second project, this time to review operating costs and revenues at non-NFL events in Levi's Stadium. Santa Clara receives 50 percent of the net revenue for non-NFL events, minus credits that are specified on the contracts, as...

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WORK DAZE: Asleep at the Wheel

  • By Bob Goldman
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Did I wake you? Sorry. I didn't expect you to be sleeping this time of day, but now that I've read Tim Herrera's eye-opening article in The New York Times, I realize that a good time to expect you to be bright-eyed and bushy-tailed is never. While I'm sorry to rouse you from your slumber, "Feeling Groggy? Here's How to Stop Robbing Yourself of a Good Sleep" raises issues so relevant to...

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Police Report

Police Report

  • Submitted by Santa Clara PD
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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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Santa Clara This Week

  • The Santa Clara Weekly
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Weekly Events Calendar Thursday, November 30 Website Redesign Community Meeting: Senior Center Room #149—1303 Fremont St., Santa Clara. 5:30-6:30 p.m.   Friday, December 1 Annual Holiday Tree Lighting: Central Park. 5-9 p.m. Free Event. Santa Clara Historic Home Tour: Jamison-Brown House—1507 Warburton Ave., Santa Clara. Dec. 1-2. 6-10 p.m. Day of Tour Ticket, $35....

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Looking Back

  • Compiled by Mary Hanel, Historic Preservation Society of Santa Clara
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Week of November 29th Headlines   100 Years Ago: Santa Clara News (November 30, 1917) *Santa Clara Boys May Return to Camp Fremont *City is Ideal Home Center of California: Superior Advantages of Santa Clara are Attracting Many New Home Settlers: Finest Schools in the West: Unexcelled Climate and General Environments Make This City Garden Spot of Valley *Santa Clara Post Office...

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Drone Hovers Over Levi’s Stadium Game, Drops Leafets

  • By Alissa Reyes
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On Sunday, Nov. 26, Tracy Michael Mapes, a Sacramento man, flew a drone over Levi’s Stadium during the 49ers vs. Seahawks game and dropped anti-media leafets. Mapes, 55, was arrested in Alameda County after doing the same thing later that day over the Oakland Coliseum. Santa Clara Police Department’s Lt. Dan Moreno was at the stadium during the incident. “I actually saw it. I was...

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