Santa Clara Supervisors Approve Development Limits In Coyote Valley To Preserve FarmlandThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors has voted to limit development across some 7,500 acres in unincorporated Coyote Valley in an effort to preserve agricultural land for local farmers.
Santa Clara Co. Civil Grand Jury Accuses Sheriff Laurie Smith Of Corruption, MisconductA civil grand jury filed a declaration in Superior Court accusing embattled Santa Clara County Sheriff Laurie Smith of corruption and misconduct.
Bay Area Farmers Happy to Get Latest Round of PrecipitationFarmers in the Bay Area were excited that the latest storm brought another round of much-needed rain in the hopes it will bring them closer to the end of what has been a difficult drought.
Guilty Pleas In Santa Clara County Sex Trafficking Ring CrackdownThree men who were part of a statewide sex trafficking ring have been sentenced to state prison terms after entering guilty pleas in a Santa Clara County courtroom, California Attorney General Rob Bonta announced Tuesday.
1st Case of COVID Omicron Variant Confirmed In Santa Clara CountyA Santa Clara County resident who recently returned from travel out-of-state has been confirmed to have the COVID omicron variant, health officials said Friday.
Santa Clara County Supes Require All-Electric Appliances, EV Charging Hookups In Push For Green ConstructionNew construction in unincorporated Santa Clara County must have all-electric heating and appliances, along with hookups for electric vehicle charging, under a new ordinance passed by supervisors Tuesday.
Medical Examiner Investigation Reiterates that 2008 Death of SJSU Student Was SuicideA joint Santa Clara County District Attorney and Medical Examiner investigation on Friday reconfirmed that San Jose State student Gregory Johnson Jr. died by suicide in his fraternity house 13 years ago.
COVID: Santa Clara County Urges All Adults To Receive Boosters Ahead Of HolidaysHealth officials in Santa Clara County on Wednesday urged all adults in the county to receive a booster dose of the COVID-19 vaccine amid concerns about a potential rise in cases over the holidays.
Judge Rules For Opioid Makers In $50 Billion Lawsuit Joined By Oakland, Santa Clara, CountyA judge has tentatively ruled against Santa Clara County, the City of Oakland, and several others in a lawsuit accusing drug companies of fueling the opioid crisis.
COVID: Santa Clara County Begins Offering Booster Shots For All 3 VaccinesHealth officials in Santa Clara County announced Friday that booster shots for all three COVID-19 vaccines are now available.
COVID: Low Turnout For Booster Shots Has Santa Clara County Officials ConcernedPublic health officials are growing increasingly concerned that relatively few people have gotten a COVID-19 booster shot potentially leaving them vulnerable to breakthrough infections.
COVID: Santa Clara Supes Approve $76M In 'Hero Pay' Bonus Checks To Nearly All County EmployeesThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors has approved the allocation of American Rescue Plan Act stimulus funds to provide bonuses of up to $2,500 to county employees for their work during the pandemic.
Housing Crisis: Santa Clara County Launches Plan To End Family Homelessness In 4 YearsSanta Clara County officials, in collaboration with nonprofit housing partners and the city of San Jose are looking to house 1,200 homeless families within the next year.
4 Santa Clara County Cities Submit Project Homekey Proposal For 800 Supportive Housing UnitsSanta Clara County and several of its cities and partner organizations announced Thursday that they are submitting more than a dozen proposals to the state for funding to build more than 800 housing units over the next nine months.
COVID: Santa Clara County Opens Sites To Provide Pfizer Booster ShotsHealth officials in Santa Clara County announced Monday the opening of several sites that will offer booster shots to those who have received the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine.