San Jose Declares Drought Emergency With Citywide Water ShortageCity leaders are now calling for residents to cut back on water use by 20 percent.
Famed Century 21 Domed Theater In San Jose Is Granted Historical StatusThe 50-year-old iconic domed theater has long been in the crosshairs of developers, as the site is seen as valuable land for both business and residential developments.
San Jose City Council To Be Overhauled In Tuesday's ElectionThe composition of the San Jose’s City Council is in for a major change in Tuesday’s election with candidates vying for seats in five council districts, at least three of which will be represented by fresh faces.
San Jose Begins The Process Of Shutting Down Medical Marijuana DispensariesThis comes after the San Jose City Council approved strict new regulations this week, limiting where dispensaries can operate.
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.
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.
San Jose City Council Approves Shooting Of Wild PigsThe animals have been causing thousands of dollars of damage over the last few weeks in Almaden Valley.
Proposals Aim To Recoup Training Costs For Departing San Jose Rookie OfficersThis comes as the police department is struggling to retain officers, amid cuts in pay and pension benefits.
San Jose Plans For Future By Putting Jobs Ahead Of HousingIn 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.
San Jose City Council Votes For Healthier Vending MachinesThe 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.
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.
San Jose Approves Ban On Plastic Foam Food ContainersNational chains will have to comply by next year, while locally-owned restaurants will have to do so by 2015.