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A prayer held Wednesday for homeless people who died from hypothermia also turned into a call for action to prevent anyone else from freezing to death.
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After being on the lam for 17 years, a former San Jose couple flew back from Pakistan, surrendered to federal agents and pleaded guilty to bank fraud on Wednesday, officials said.
Rollover crash in Half Moon Bay claims a life . This is the third automobile fatality on Highway 1 between Half Moon Bay and Devil's Slide in two weeks.
Generous donors will be doing their best Saturday to "Stuff the Bus" at the annual Toys for Tots drive at San Jose's Christmas in the Park.
San Jose's proposed medical marijuana ban is dead, but now the city must decide on how to regulate dispensaries San Jose policymakers during a late-night Tuesday city council meeting rejected a proposed ban on marijuana dispensaries, instead voting 8-3 to enact stricter enforcement rules take 90 days to craft a complete regulatory framework for the ... (more)
The deaths of four homeless men in the cold has left many Silicon Valley residents wondering what they can do to help.
Just as a new statewide survey finds widespread support for legalizing marijuana, San Jose officials are talking about taking steps that would likely shut down most of the city's 80 medical cannabis outlets.
Lucile Packard Children's Hospital , out of room at its six-year-old specialty center in Los Gatos, has purchased a 63,000-square-foot medical complex in the West Valley for $24.5 million.
Hoping to shore up its shrinking police force, the City Council on Tuesday officially named a widely respected veteran insider as the city's new chief and handed out raises worth nearly 11 percent to its police officers.
Stricter regulations for medical marijuana dispensaries will be considered today by the San Jose city council.
Silicon Valley public schools are largely failing poor students and English learners, a report issued Monday asserts, indicating that even schools in wealthy neighborhoods perceived to be highly successful are inadequately preparing these students, considered the hardest to educate.
Hicklebee's is an independent bookstore in Downtown Willow Glen which has been catering to the reading tastes of its community for over 30 years.
All four men passed from causes related to hypothermia between Nov. 28 and Thursday, the medical examiner reported.
Friends of Anthony Garcia have organized a memorial ride and ghost bike dedication tonight for the teen who was killed while riding his bike on December 3, 2013.
Family, friends and search and rescue volunteers are fighting the elements, which include snow flurries and sub-freezing temperatures, in their search for pilot Dale Smith and four members of his family, according to Lt.