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Marijuana is poured from a jar at at medical marijuana dispensary. (David McNew/Getty Images)

San Jose Begins The Process Of Shutting Down Medical Marijuana Dispensaries

This comes after the San Jose City Council approved strict new regulations this week, limiting where dispensaries can operate.

12/12/2013

Marijuana is poured from a jar at at medical marijuana dispensary. (David McNew/Getty Images)

San Jose City Council Considering Strict Cannabis Club Regulations

The San Jose City Council will once again take up the thorny issue of regulating medical marijuana dispensaries on Tuesday evening, including an ordinance that could severely limit where the cannabis clubs can operate.

12/10/2013

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San Jose Councilman Wants Longer School Day For Kids

San Jose City Councilman Sam Liccardo would like to extend the school day for kids to something more like an adult eight-hour workday.

12/03/2013

Wild pigs dig for water and grubs in Almaden Valley. (CBS)

San Jose City Council Approves Shooting Of Wild Pigs

The animals have been causing thousands of dollars of damage over the last few weeks in Almaden Valley.

11/06/2013

San Jose Police at the scene of a fatal stabbing. (CBS)

Proposals Aim To Recoup Training Costs For Departing San Jose Rookie Officers

This comes as the police department is struggling to retain officers, amid cuts in pay and pension benefits.

10/30/2013

downtown San Jose skyline

San Jose Plans For Future By Putting Jobs Ahead Of Housing

In an effort to avoid another housing bubble, the City of San Jose will begin to create a plan on Tuesday that will set aside more land for employment rather than housing.

10/22/2013

Students at McLean High School in McLean, Virginia, purchase snacks at a vending machine on school property 15 December 2005. AFP Photo/Paul J. RICHARDS (Photo credit should read PAUL J.RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

San Jose City Council Votes For Healthier Vending Machines

The San Jose City Council voted on Tuesday to set an even higher bar for its vending machines by requiring them to be stocked with healthier snacks.

10/02/2013

Miss America Nina Davuluri addresses media during the 2014 Miss America Competition Winner Press Conference at Boardwalk Hall Arena on September 16, 2013 in Atlantic City, New Jersey.  (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Miss America Celebrated Locally As Sign Of Nation’s Growing Diversity

“It’s very exciting to see an Indian American win Miss America because it is such a long standing institution in American culture,” said Ash Karla, the first Indian-American elected to the San Jose City Council.

09/16/2013

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San Jose Approves Ban On Plastic Foam Food Containers

National chains will have to comply by next year, while locally-owned restaurants will have to do so by 2015.

08/28/2013

San Jose City Hall

List Of San Jose Mayoral Candidates Grows

The list of candidates officially running for mayor of the city of San Jose in 2014 has started to become crowded.

08/10/2013

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