KPIX 5 Better Together Section -- We'll Get Through This TogetherThese are trying times for all of us as we shelter-in-place to weather the current coronavirus outbreak. Here are uplifting stories of the extraordinary acts of kindness of your neighbor. Section includes stories, video reports, survival tips, messages from the KPIX 5 news team and a form to help you find the services you need.
San Jose Church's Live Webcast During Coronavirus Shelter Reaches Followers Across The GlobeWith only a skeleton staff and bare-bones set-up, a San Jose church has found an unexpected international audience during the coronavirus outbreak, live-streaming its daily mass on Facebook and Instagram.
Coronavirus Update: VTA Santa Clara Valley Service Grinds To Halt After Trainee Tests PositiveAll Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority light rail train service was halted indefinitely early Thursday after a light rail operator trainee tested posted for the coronavirus, officials said.
Coronavirus Update: Caltrain Reduces Weekday Service, Baby Bullet SuspendedCaltrain announced Thursday that it will reduce its weekday train service by more than half starting next week amid sharp ridership losses due to the novel coronavirus.
Coronavirus Testing: NEMS Health Center Opens Drive-Thru Testing Sites In Daly City, San JoseSan Francisco-based non-profit health care firm North East Medical Services (NEMS) has announced new drive-through coronavirus testing sites at two of its Bay Area clinics.
KPIX 5 Better Together --- Where You Can Donate And Help Those Struggling During The Coronavirus CrisisHere are links to agencies, charities, church and community groups who are assisting San Francisco Bay Area residents who have run into difficult times during the current coronavirus crisis.
Coronavirus Update: San Jose Fairmont Employees Send Message Of Love To Coronavirus-Stricken CommunityLike employees in the hospitality industry across the San Francisco Bay Area the employees at San Jose's Fairmont Hotel have been hit hard by the economic downturn triggered by the coronavirus outbreak. But that didn't prevent them from sending a symbol of love to the local community.
Coronavirus Pandemic: San Jose City Council Proposes Extended Paid Sick LeaveThe coronavirus pandemic could be spurring a needed benefit for San Jose workers: extended paid sick leave. An estimated 35% of San Jose workers don't have any paid sick leave, with women, blacks and Latinos particularly at risk, city officials said.
Coronavirus Update: VTA Reducing Service, Most Trips After 9 PM CanceledThe Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority announced Wednesday that it is reducing service effective next week.
Speeders Seen On Streets Emptied By Coronavirus Shelter OrderIf it seems to you that people are driving faster during the coronavirus shelter-in-place order, you're not alone.
Rep. Ro Khanna Seeks National Coronavirus Shelter-In-Place; Trump Wants US Reopened By EasterRep. Ro Khanna (D-San Jose) has penned a letter calling for President Donald Trump to issue a national shelter-in-place to slow the spread of coronavirus. Meanwhile, Trump is looking at the country reopening around Easter.
Coronavirus Among Homeless: San Jose Mayor Liccardo Calls For Removing Regulations To Build Emergency HousingAs the coronavirus pandemic threatens to rapidly spread through homeless communities, San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo urged state officials Tuesday to immediately remove existing regulatory barriers in order to rapidly build emergency housing.
Bay Area Neighbors Helping NeighborsWe all live in the San Francisco Bay Area, sharing the fears and anxiety generated by the coronavirus, but in the true spirits of community we also want to help those who need it the most at this time. To help you find a way to help or to find assistance, KPIX 5, KPIX.com and CBSN Bay Area has launched this webpage.
Coronavirus Update: San Jose Federal Courthouse Closed After Recent Visitor Tests PositiveThe federal courthouse in San Jose will be completely closed to staff and the public until April 7 because a recent visitor is being treated for the COVID-19 coronavirus.
San Jose FoodMaxx Store Temporarily Closed After Employee Dies From CoronavirusA FoodMaxx grocery store in San Jose is temporarily closed following the death of an employee who contracted COVID-19, store officials said Monday.