South Bay Health Officer Warns Coronavirus Could Soon Spread Out of Control Across StateOne of Santa Clara county's top health leaders said Friday the state's approach to the pandemic isn't working and the virus is just weeks away from spreading out of control in California.
San Jose Teachers Tell School District They Will Not Return to Classrooms in AugustSan Jose teachers will not return to the classroom for in-person teaching in August, the school district announced Friday.
Montague Expressway Closed All Weekend While VTA Crews Hoist Pedestrian Bridge Into PlaceMontague Expressway near the Great Mall in Milpitas will be closed from Friday at 7 p.m. through Monday 5 a.m. to allow a VTA-construction team to hoist a pedestrian bridge into place.
Surge In COVID-19 Cases Strains Testing Capacity Across CaliforniaWorsening coronavirus cases in California and across the country have placed enormous strain on testing capacity and processing of lab results.
With Tech Campuses Deserted, South Bay Food Trucks Make House CallsFood trucks are finding ways to adapt to the pandemic and make it during difficult times, flipping their business model in a way that could be an example for other restaurants to survive.
Santa Clara County Health Recommends Businesses Submit Online Form To Resume Operations EarlyHealth officials in Santa Clara County are urging all businesses planning to resume operations under the new health order, including those already open, ti complete the new online social distancing protocol form before the Monday deadline.
Facebook Mulls Political-Advertising Blackout In Days Before 2020 ElectionFacebook is considering banning political advertising on its platform in the days leading up to the U.S. presidential election in November and the ban has been under consideration since last fall, according to a source familiar with the discussions.
Crews Fire Burning Near Gilroy Reaches 93 Percent ContainmentThe Crews Fire burning in southern Santa Clara County has reached 90 percent containment as of Friday morning.
39 Displaced, 2 Dogs Killed in San Jose Apartment FireFire crews extinguished a blaze at an apartment complex in San Jose that displaced 39 people on Thursday evening.
San Jose's Presentation High Releases Sex Abuse Report, Apologizes For Investigator FindingsOfficials at a Catholic high school in San Jose on Thursday released a report investigating past sex abuse claims at the school, apologizing to past victims as they shared the results of the investigation "with heavy hearts."
Bones Found in South Bay Creek Believed to Be Human RemainsBones believed to be human remains were found Thursday afternoon in a creek bed in Coyote, in unincorporated San Jose.
Chez Panisse Founder Alice Waters Talks About Suit Against Insurance CompanyThe famed founder of Berkeley's Chez Panisse Restaurant on Thursday talked about a recently filed lawsuit against her insurers over COVID-19 shutdown losses.
San Jose Park Maintenance Crew Sent Home Due To Coronavirus ExposureThe entire maintenance crew at a large San Jose park has been quarantined because of a possible exposure to the coronavirus.
Man On Probation Accused Of Raping, Kidnapping Woman In GilroyGilroy police arrested a transient man this week on suspicion of kidnapping, rape and attempted murder.
Crews Fire Burning Near Gilroy 80 Percent ContainedWith favorable weather conditions overnight, firefighters made progress battling the Crews Fire burning in southern Santa Clara County.