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The winning ticket -- with numbers 8, 14, 17, 20, 39 and 7 -- was sold at Jenny's Gift Shop, located at 1818 Tully Road, according to various media reports, but lottery officials have not yet confirmed the location.
A winning ticket for Tuesday's $636 million Mega Millions jackpot was purchased in San Jose, according to a California Lottery official.
The year-end holiday season needn't focus entirely on shopping and eating. There's food for the imagination currently on the menu at museums throughout the Bay Area.
The fire department was dispatched to the intersection of The Alameda and Morrison Street at 11:14 a.m. about a leak in a 3- or 4-inch underground gas main, fire officials said.
A major San Jose thoroughfare was shut down mid-Tuesday after a construction crew accidentally cut into a gas line buried underneath the street, according to the San Jose Fire Department.
A construction crew working in downtown San Jose Tuesday ruptured a gas main, forcing officials to shut down local streets and issue a shelter-in-place order for nearby businesses, authorities said.
For the thousands of people who flock to downtown San Jose every year for "The Nutcracker" and the symphony, concerts and Christmas in the Park, the upscale dining choices nearby have been largely limited to steaks, chops, seafood and Italian.
A man killed in a scooter accident Monday, Dec. 16 in a shopping center parking lot in Santa Clara has been identified as Ronald Jimenez, a San Jose resident, according to the Santa Clara County medical examiner's office.
What's up, doc? Warner Bros. Presents Bugs Bunny at the Symphony II, that's what.
A two-alarm fire is burning this morning at an auto-recycling facility, the second blaze to break out there in less than six weeks.
Me out and about around the undeveloped areas by the eastern foothills, observing one of the best annual meteor showers of the year.
Alum Rock and Jackson avenues, 12:32 a.m. Dec. 8 A person who walked into a hospital with a gunshot wound said those responsible had inquired about the victim's gang affiliation first.
Just how bad has crime gotten in San Jose? Once known as America's Safest Big City, the capital of Silicon Valley has a higher crime rate than California or the United States, while the city's police force is catching half as many criminals as it did just a few years ago.
Amy Marie Briones dances in the Russian interlude from Act 2 of Karen Gabay's "Nutcracker" by Ballet San Jose.
Garlicky guy: The restaurant empire owned by Santa Rosa chef Guy Fieri, of "Diners, Drive-ins and Dives" fame, is expanding.
Today is expected to be the busiest mailing day of the holiday season - and the year - for Post Office employees in San Jose and across the nation.
Astronomical research at Lick Observatory is in peril, due to the University of California's plans to cut funding and convert the 125-year-old Mount Hamilton telescopes into a mere museum.