Mike Colgan, who has worked in Bay Area radio for more than 40 years, has been at KCBS since 1988. Other stops include a 13 year stint at KFRC, then known as the Big 610.
Mike is assigned to the KCBS Silicon Valley Bureau. He has covered many of the biggest Bay Area stories over the last four decades, including the Moscone/Milk assassinations.
An avid sports fan, Mike grew up in San Francisco. He also loves playing backgammon and staying fit. What he enjoys most though is spending time with his two young grandsons.
The report from the Manhattan Institute for Policy Research shows the manufacturing sector in Silicon Valley has been a leading factor for economic growth in the region.
The newly approved state-imposed fines for water wasters doesn’t sit well with some Silicon Valley business owners.
Medical marijuana collectives have until July 18 to turn in 66,000 valid signatures.
Great America is looking to hire people for San Francisco 49ers pregame events at adjacent Levi’s Stadium.
Parents from low-income families lined up in San Jose Friday morning to register their kids for a free backpack giveaway.
The demand for additional housing in Silicon Valley is producing results, but some are concerned over-building could create the next housing bubble.
SAN JOSE (KCBS) – Advocates of medical marijuana rallied outside San Jose City Hall Thursday in a noisy protest over stringent new operating rules about to go into effect which, pot club owners, said would shut down all the city’s existing marijuana collectives, and force those permitted to re-open into remote areas of the city.
The 49ers say everything is on schedule for the opening of Levi’s Stadium less than a month from now. Public tours of the billion-dollar plus facility have now gone on sale.
Residents of The Jungle, San Jose’s largest homeless encampment, have recently received on-site medical care after the county moved a mobile clinic to the site.
While Silicon Valley is known for its high tech entrepreneurs who are making millions of dollars, the latest numbers show that the homeless population in San Jose has grown by about 20 percent since 2011. That increase is visibly evident in an area known as “The Jungle”—arguably the largest homeless encampment in the nation.