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A rendering of the 1 South Market Street development. (CBS)

New Residential High-Rise Project Reflects Changing Demand In South Bay

The improving economy in Silicon Valley is creating a demand for more housing in downtown San Jose.

06/25/2013

downtown San Jose skyline

San Jose Looks To Fill Up Empty Downtown Storefronts

The City Of San Jose launched a major push on Friday to improve downtown by filling up the area’s empty storefronts.

03/22/2013

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Residents March in Protest of San Jose’s Downtown Prostitution Problem

Residents of downtown San Jose marched down South First Street Thursday evening to raise awareness about what they say is an increase in prostitution and drug dealing in their neighborhood.

09/28/2012

A vial of medical marijuana

San Jose Pot Clubs Targeted For Not Paying Taxes

They want more options when it comes to how to handle businesses that aren’t paying their fair share.

09/11/2012

Downtown San Jose

High-Rise Apartment Living On The Horizon In Downtown San Jose

Two developers agreed on Friday to build two high-rise apartment buildings in Downtown San Jose, where the demand for rental housing and desire for an urban lifestyle has grown.

07/21/2012

Major League Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig. (Patrick McDermott/Getty Images)

SJ Leaders Getting Mixed Signals From MLB On Potential A’s Move

San Jose Mayor Chuck Reed said he would fly to Milwaukee if that’s what it would take to settle any lingering Major League Baseball questions about whether the A’s should move to the South Bay.

07/12/2012

bike lane, bicycle

San Jose Adds Miles Of Bike Lanes For Commuters

The San Jose City Council was expected Tuesday to approve a plan to add eight miles of bike lanes in the downtown area.

04/10/2012

Pot Warehouse Will Pad Oakland's Coffers

South Bay Cities Ask Feds, State Clarify Medical Marijuana Regulation

10 of the 15 cities within Santa Clara County have signed a resolution urging the legislative bodies to step up in this regard.

02/17/2012

San Jose City Hall

Administrator’s Email Calls Some San Jose Workers ‘Useless’

San Jose city workers are fighting mad about a 9-month-old email from the city’s retirement director to a city councilman in which ten percent of the work force is called “totally useless.”

10/24/2011

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Bikes Race Car, Light Rail For Fastest San Jose Commute

There was an unusual race staged in downtown San Jose Tuesday as several bicycles went head-to-head with a car and public transit to see which had the faster commute.

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