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HIV On The Rise In San Jose Homeless Encampment Known As ‘The Jungle’

“The Jungle” has been described as one of the largest homeless encampments in the nation. Santa Clara County health officials say it’s become a breeding ground for sexually transmitted diseases.

03/25/2014

Caltrain, San Francisco station

Improving Bay Area Economy Pushing Caltrain Ridership To Limit

Thanks to the improving employment picture in the Bay Area, many mass transit systems are seeing increased ridership, but Caltrain may be reaching its limits.

11/29/2013

Caltrain (Lucius Kwok)

Project To Modernize Caltrain Underway In San Jose

The first phase of a major project to modernize Caltrain is underway in San Jose. Crews at the Tamien Station are installing a fiber optic line that will prepare the rail system to go all-electric before the end of the decade.

09/20/2013

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Same-Sex Marriages Keeping Santa Clara County Officials Busy

Santa Clara County was gearing up for another week of same-sex marriages days after what is believed to be the county’s busiest day ever for issuing marriage licenses, officials said.

07/08/2013

A van powered by compressed natural gas(CNG) on display January 27, 2011 at the 2011 Washington Auto Show at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC. (KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

San Jose Planning Natural Gas Station Partially Funded By State Grant

Santa Clara County is planning to build a new natural gas refueling station in San Jose that will be open to the public.

05/15/2013

Weapons surrendered during a gun buyback program on December 15, 2012 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Santa Clara County Announces Major Gun Buyback Program

Santa Clara County has unveiled plans for what officials hope will be the largest gun buyback event held so far in the Bay Area.

02/13/2013

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Old San Jose City Hall May Be Turned Into A Gym

A unique idea for San Jose’s old city hall building is starting to literally “take shape,” as one county supervisor wants to use the old government headquarters to help government workers stay fit and trim by turning it into a gym.

03/13/2012

Caltrain Diridon station, San Jose

Caltrain Expected To Approve Fare Increase

Caltrain plans to raise its one-way cash fare by 25 cents in order to encourage more riders to switch to Clipper Cards, rail officials said.

03/01/2012

(Photo Credit: Getty Images/William Thomas Cain)

BART May Connect To San Jose Sooner Than Planned

BART trains could be rolling in San Jose as soon as 2016 after a huge hurdle was cleared Thursday in the form of more than $1 billion in grant money.

12/08/2011

Secondhand smoke TV ad, Santa Clara County

Santa Clara Co. Launches New Secondhand Smoke TV Campaign

Santa Clara County has launched a new TV ad campaign on the dangers of secondhand smoke, specifically aimed at parents who smoke.

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