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Jordan Stewart of the San Jose Earthquakes in action against the Colorado Rapids at Buck Shaw Stadium on May 7, 2014 in Santa Clara, California. (Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Security Stepped Up For First Sporting Event At Levi’s Stadium; 45,000 Expected At Earthquakes-Sounders Match

The Santa Clara Police Department will have an extra 100 officers on hand, and sheriff’s deputies will not only be patrolling the stadium, but VTA light trains as well.

15 hours ago

Artist rendition of parking garage for the new 49ers stadium in Santa Clara. (City of Santa Clara)

Traffic Jams At Levis Stadium Seem Inevitable

The opening of the new 49ers playground in just a few weeks has a lot of folks worried about the inevitable traffic jams.

07/30/2014

49ers' Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, CA, July 26, 2014. (photo credit: Andre Torrez)

49ers Tweak Traffic And Parking Plans For Santa Clara’s Levi’s Stadium After Open House Event

With open house festivities behind them, the 49ers are making some last-minute alterations to their parking and traffic plans for Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara.

07/29/2014

Dave Cortese, candidate for San Jose Mayor. (CBS)

Santa Clara County Official Looks To Invite Undocumented Immigrant Children To Silicon Valley

While some Southwestern communities have seen protests against undocumented immigrant children being placed in their towns, Santa Clara County officials want to invite some of those children to come to the Silicon Valley.

07/27/2014

A general view of an entrance to Levi's Stadium. (CBS)

Inside Levi’s Stadium: 49ers Fans Should Prepare To Be Wowed

KPIX 5 got a series of special inside tours from the 49ers as they put the finishing touches on Levi’s Stadium in preparation for the team’s inaugural season in their new Santa Clara home.

07/25/2014

A preview of the food available at Levi's Stadium. (CBS)

Few Bargains On The Menu For 49ers Games At New Levi’s Stadium

Chances are if you had a few thousand dollars to plunk down on a seat license and tickets at the new Levi’s Stadium then you won’t suffer sticker shock from the new menu at 49er games.

07/25/2014

A VTA light rail train passes by the still under construction Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara (VTA)

Inside Levi’s Stadium: Options Abound For Getting There

Levi’s Stadium was designed with mass transit in mind, and the 49ers are banking on heavy use of public transit on game days.

07/25/2014

A VTA light rail train passes by the still under construction Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara (VTA)

Levi’s Stadium Bringing Real Estate, Development Boom To Santa Clara

As if things weren’t changing fast enough in Silicon Valley’s real estate market, the new Levi’s Stadium is shifting things into overdrive. The 49ers have yet to take the field in their new home, but the gold rush is already on in the neighborhoods surrounding the new park.

07/24/2014

View of counterfeit dollar notes seized by the Department of Criminology (Dirincri) during a presentation to the press in Lima on October 29, 2013. About four million dollars and 422 thousand Euros were seized by the Peruvian Police from a specialized criminal organization. AFP PHOTO/ERNESTO BENAVIDES (Photo credit should read ERNESTO BENAVIDES/AFP/Getty Images)

Santa Clara Police Looking For Man Who Attempted To Use Counterfeit $100 Bill At Drug Store

Police in Santa Clara are searching for a man who was captured on surveillance video attempting to pass a counterfeit $100 bill while making a purchase at a drug store on July 15, a spokesman said.

07/23/2014

Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California. (CBS)

49ers Seeking Solutions For Airplane Noise From Mineta San Jose During Levi’s Stadium Events

The San Francisco 49ers are hoping the crowd noise at new Levi’s Stadium will surpass that of their northwest rival Seattle Seahawks’ stadium, which has been called the loudest in the league. But it may be airplane noise that is even more disruptive to the flow of the game.

07/21/2014

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