Gilroy Community Rallies After Tragic ShootingThe Gilroy Garlic festival had humble beginnings in 1979 with the help of visionary garlic grower Don Christopher and his family. The tragic shooting on Sunday has left the Christopher family heartbroken.
Grass Fire Burns 80 Acres In Foothills East Of San Jose, MilpitasFirefighters are working to contain a vegetation fire in the hills of the Spring Valley area east of Milpitas and San Jose, Cal Fire said Wednesday evening.
Silicon Valley Homeless Population Spikes; RV Dwellers More Than DoubleAfter more than a decade of steady numbers, Santa Clara County’s homeless population hit an all-time high, with a sharp rise over the past two years, according to a new report. 
Massive Santa Clara County Sand Mine Project Opposed By Native American TribeAfter two years of work, Santa Clara County is nearly finished with the environmental impact report on a proposed 320-acre sand mine near the southern border with San Benito County.
Cal Fire, San Jose Crews At Scene Of 30-Acre Coyote FireFire crews from Cal Fire and the San Jose Fire Department are at the scene of a brush fire near northbound Highway 101 at Coyote Creek Drive that has grown to 30 acres, according to authorities.
Stanford Offers Billions In Benefits To Santa Clara County In Campus Expansion TalksStanford's latest offer to Santa Clara County is a multi-billion dollar package of benefits to improve housing, traffic and local public schools as the university expands over the next 20 years.
Santa Clara County Launches Weed Abatement App For ResidentsA new app has been launched that could help cut down the fire danger in the South Bay by targeting areas and properties overgrown with weeds.
Santa Clara VTA Bus, Light Rail Operators Move Closer To Potential StrikeBus and light rail operators with the Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority have moved one step closer to a potential strike.
3 Men Arrested In Connection With String Of South Bay Auto BurglariesThree men were arrested Tuesday in connection with a string of auto burglaries in Santa Clara County after a months-long investigation involving multiple agencies.
Authorities Evacuate Sunnyvale Building After Report Of Suspicious PackageAuthorities found no threat, but workers were evacuated from a building in Sunnyvale Tuesday evening after a suspicious package was reported to authorities.
Santa Clara County DA Will No Longer Charge Minor Drug Possession OffensesThe Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office says it will no longer file charges against most people arrested or cited solely for possessing small amounts of illegal drugs.