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04/12/2024
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Thousands of nurses across Santa Clara County’s strained and overburdened public hospital system may go on strike again — just weeks after taking to the picket line.

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04/11/2024
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Authorities in Santa Clara County are trying to eradicate an “aggressive” species of mosquito before it can become established, a spokesperson for the county said April 11.

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04/08/2024
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Santa Clara County District Attorney Jeff Rosen is moving to eliminate the county’s death row, looking to sentence the 15 local men still sitting on it to serve life in prison without the chance of parole instead, according to an April 5 press release.

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04/08/2024
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A study of Santa Clara County’s public contracts shows only a fraction goes to small, local businesses.

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04/07/2024
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Low-income residents in Santa Clara County are losing their state-sponsored health care at a time when the public hospital system is experiencing unprecedented demand for services.

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04/02/2024
Image for display with article titled Nurses Go on Strike at Saint Louise, County Hospitals

Hundreds of nurses who work at Saint Louise Regional Hospital are on strike, joining the picket line with their colleagues represented by the Registered Nurses Professional Association.

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04/02/2024
The owners of Mountain Winery are seeking to develop a boutique hotel and 255 units of housing on the Saratoga property.

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03/29/2024
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The nurses’ union says county management failed to bargain in good faith around working conditions and safety issues that impact nurses and patient care.

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03/18/2024
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Former Santa Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith has lost her appeal of a court case that barred her from public office in 2022.

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03/15/2024
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The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors has approved a proposal from supervisors Joe Simitian and Cindy Chavez to formally engage the California Public Utilities Commission about AT&T’s application to withdraw as California’s “Carrier of Last Resort.”

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03/13/2024
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Santa Clara County officials may help finance San Jose’s multimillion-dollar safe parking efforts and set up more sites on unused public property for the region's homeless residents.

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03/05/2024
Plans for redeveloping the park at 3980 El Camino Real in Palo Alto calls for dividing the park into two sections, with a proposed a61-unit apartment building in one and coaches and RVs in the other.

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02/29/2024
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For every one Santa Clara County household that was housed in 2023, nearly two households became homeless, a recent report reveals.

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02/28/2024
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This year, a multimillion-dollar deficit will force county leaders to reckon with a decade-long overspending crisis in the Sheriff's Office.

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02/26/2024
In the largest independent expenditure to the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors race so far, the California Apartment Association threw its weight behind District 5 candidate Margaret Abe-Koga.

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02/18/2024
The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted to make the Saratoga Library an official passport facility, part of a broader effort to offer passport services at the Milpitas, Cupertino and Los Altos libraries.

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02/18/2024
The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors selected Eden Housing to develop affordable housing for teachers in the West Valley. It will be built in Cupertino on a property currently owned by Apple.

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02/02/2024
Campaign financial statements show where the five candidates are receiving support, as well as their strategies for raising money and getting their message out to voters.

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02/02/2024
A new poll funded by a pro-business political action committee shows two Vietnamese American candidates as the frontrunners for the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors District 2 seat.

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01/31/2024
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His poetry will now reach wider, perhaps more mainstream local audiences, as he begins serving two years as the new Santa Clara County Poet Laureate.

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