Del Rio signed a four-year deal on Wednesday afternoon.
The understaffed San Jose Police Department will soon be looking to hire more officers, after laying 66 cops due to budget cuts just a few months ago.
The teacher layoffs and budget cuts that have affected so many Bay Area school districts were nowhere in sight when the school year started in Pittsburg.
Google Inc. plans to hire more than 6,200 workers this year in the biggest expansion yet by the Internet’s most profitable company.
The Treasury Department is touting new numbers that claim 5.6 million unemployed Americans got new jobs under the so-called “HIRE” act.