In a low-turnout primary election in Santa Clara County Tuesday, the races for mayor of San Jose and three of five San Jose city councilmembers are headed for runoff elections this fall, Sheriff Laurie Smith was re-elected, and all eight ballot measures passed, according to unofficial results.
Tuesday’s primary election will decide the top voter-getters for a new San Jose mayor as Mayor Chuck Reed ends his eight-year tenure.
Fundraising and campaigning in the race to replace San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed kicked off with a crowded field of candidates, mostly city council members who support the termed-out mayor’s pension reform policies.
The list of candidates officially running for mayor of the city of San Jose in 2014 has started to become crowded.
At some Vietnamese cafes in San Jose, they are grinding more than just coffee beans. In certain establishments, waitresses are wearing next to nothing.
A violent spike in gang violence in San Jose prompted an emergency community meeting and a candlelight vigil Monday night.
San Jose police and city officials are holding an emergency meeting Monday evening in response to a spate of violence in the city.
Madison Nguyen has emerged from a long re-election fight to become one of the highest ranking Vietnamese American elected officials in the country.