Alum Rock

Magnitude 3.3 Earthquake Shakes San Jose AreaA magnitude 3.3 earthquake struck in San Jose Wednesday afternoon the USGS reported.
South Bay Landfill Prompting 30 Complaints Daily; Neighbors Say Smell Getting WorseA landfill may be responsible for a stench plaguing residents in the South Bay that has prompted dozens of air quality complaints on a daily basis.
San Jose Fire Crews Respond To Gas LeakSan Jose fire crews were responding to a gas line rupture in the city’s Alum Rock neighborhood Tuesday morning, a fire dispatcher said.
4 Men Arrested In San Jose Home InvasionSanta Clara County authorities have arrested four men in connection with a home-invasion robbery that led to an intensive manhunt and school lockdowns in East San Jose.
San Jose Home Invasion Suspect Search Leads To School LockdownsSeveral schools and libraries in the Alum Rock area of San Jose were on lockdown Thursday afternoon as authorities searched for a suspect in a home invasion robbery, a Santa Clara County sheriff’s captain said.
Triple Shooting Occurs At San Jose RestaurantThree men were injured in a shooting at a San Jose restaurant Monday night, police said. The shooting was reported just after 10 p.m. at the Hoang Hon Bar and Restaurant at 2852 Alum Rock Ave.
San Jose Man Accused Of Fatal Stabbings Was Well Known By AuthoritiesThe man arrested in connection with the stabbing deaths of his mother and 1-year nephew and injuries to his 3-year-old niece was the subject of 911 calls for years, authorities said.
Man In Custody After San Jose Triple Stabbing Kills Woman & Boy, Wounds GirlAuthorities said a man possibly linked to the stabbings of a woman and two young children in San Jose Wednesday afternoon was detained in San Francisco several hours later.
Cash-Strapped San Jose School District Shuffling Students, Cutting TeachersLower enrollment is forcing a 23-campus San Jose school district to eliminate 18 teaching positions.
San Jose Fire Displaces 8 From Alum Rock HomeThe one-alarm blaze was reported at 7:15 a.m. in a single-family home on Serrano Avenue, in an unincorporated area off of East Hills Drive, fire Capt. Mary Gutierrez said.
San Jose Man Charged With Dealing Guns From Taco Cart At Jose Ortiz’s San Jose food cart you can get tamales for $1.50, tacos for $1.75 and – according the feds – semiautomatic handguns for a few hundred bucks.
Magnitude 3.1 Earthquake Rolls Through South BayThe U.S. Geological Survey is reporting an earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 3.1 struck Tuesday morning in Santa Clara County.