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What Happens When One Mall Has Two Different Minimum Wages?

Normally, it wouldn’t be a huge deal to have one mall that sits on the border between two cities. There might be some small differences in laws or sales tax, but at the Westfield Valley Fair Mall in California, there’s a huge difference. 220 more words

Government And Legal

$9 Or $10.15? Shopping Mall Has Two Different Minimum Wages! [VIDEO]

Courtesy of USA Today

A shopping mall in San Jose, California has dilemma.  A mall in Santa Clara, California has a dilemma.  They both have issues about the minimum wage provided at the mall.   106 more words

Lonnie Hunter

Head Of Santa Clara VTA Determined To Speed Up Service

SAN JOSE (KCBS)—The head of the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority wants to speed up the light-rail train system.

VTA General Manager Nuria Fernandez , who was hired last October was the former COO of the New York Metropolitan Transit Authority, thinks rail service in Silicon Valley can be sped up. 228 more words


Where to Enjoy Art in the South Bay

Montalvo Arts Center in Saratoga, CA

The Montalvo Arts Center is located right here in Saratoga.  Housed in Villa Montalvo, the arts center has hosted contemporary artists through its “artist-in-residency” program for over 7 decades.   442 more words


49ers Star Ray McDonald Arrested, Charged With Felony Domestic Violence

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — San Jose police have released Ray McDonald from jail after the 49ers defensive end posted bail Sunday following his arrest earlier in the day for alleged domestic violence. 244 more words


Westfield Valley Fair Mall Straddles Minimum Wage Laws On Both Sides Of San Jose - Santa Clara Border

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — Businesses at the Westfield Valley Fair Mall which straddles the San Jose – Santa Clara border are finding out workers are gravitating toward businesses on the San Jose side because of differences in each city’s minimum wage. 306 more words


Apple Readies Major Product Launch Event; New iPhone Announcement Expected Sept. 9

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Apple’s latest product launch will be in a setting that holds a special place in its history, signaling how big this event is for the company. 529 more words