Milestones (OPINION)

  • By Miles H Barber, Publisher
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  Virtually everyone is familiar with a budget. Whether you have a detailed accounting system or rely on the back of a napkin, you have a pretty good idea of the funds that come in and the money that goes out each month. And yes, it is not uncommon for many households to have more month than money. Your parents probably had influence on your current method of handling financial...

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Work Daze

Resolution Likely by Month-End for Santa Clara CEQA Lawsuit Against Santana West Urban Village Plan

  • By Carolyn Schuk
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Santa Clara's California Environmental Quality Act (CEQA) lawsuit against San José's proposed Santana Row/Valley Fair (SRVF) "urban village" development on Santa Clara's border will go to trial on Jan. 16 unless the parties settle before that date. Santa Clara filed the lawsuit on the heels of a San José CEQA lawsuit against Santa Clara's approval of Related Companies' City Place development...

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Work Daze: Too Good for My No-Good Job

  • By Bob Goldman
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We all know the danger of being bad at your job, like having three burly HR people descend on your workstation to pack up your collection of Holly Hobbie dolls and throw you, Holly, and her BFFs, Amy and Heather, into the parking lot. But what danger could possibly result from being too good at a job? It's a question you are never asked. The question you are invariably asked is, "How...

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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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Call 9-1-1 If You Can, Text 9-1-1 If You Can’t

  • Submitted by Santa Clara PD
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The cities of Sunnyvale and Santa Clara and the California Highway Patrol Golden Gate Division are now offering Text to 9-1-1 for residents to report emergencies for those who cannot safely call 9-1-1 in a dangerous situation, or for those who are deaf, hard of hearing or have a speech disability. Dialing 9-1-1 in an emergency is still the preferred way to request help, and the public is...

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Santa Clara this Week

  • By The Santa Clara Weekly
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 Weekly Events Calendar Thursday, January 11 City of Santa Clara Blood Drive: City Hall. 11 a.m. - 4 p.m. Sign up here: http://bit.ly/2CjHY3V. You’ll also be entered to win a Lake Tahoe trip.   Friday, January 12 Central Park Nights with Magician Spencer Grey & Teen Zone Ice: Central Park, 969 Kiely Blvd., Santa Clara. 6 p.m. Free event.   Saturday, January...

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Looking Back

  • Compiled by Mary Hanel, Historic Preservation Society of Santa Clara
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Week of January 10th Headlines   100 Years Ago: Santa Clara News (January 11, 1918) *Fabulous Prices Being Paid for Local Strawberries Which are Being Served in Portland and Seattle Hotels *Red Cross Does Good Work in City *New Lunch Room for Santa Clara on Franklin Street: Mr. M. Gleason, Proprietor *R.W. Bridgman New Principal of Grammar School *Santa Claran, Mr. E....

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