South Bay Officials Warn of Crackdown On Illegal Fireworks Ahead Of July 4th HolidayFourth of July celebrations often mean increased illegal fireworks usage in Santa Clara County, but with the region's extreme drought conditions and high temperatures, local leaders are cracking down.
Wildfire Scorches 30 Acres East Of Highway 101 In San MartinFirefighters were responding to a wildfire in the vicinity of Paseo Vista Ave and Paseo Robles Ave in San Martin, Cal Fire said Friday afternooon.
Santa Clara County Declares Drought Emergency; Water Conservation Urged in Unincorporated AreasSanta Clara County has declared a local emergency due to extreme drought conditions, and is urging residents and businesses in the county's unincorporated areas to immediately start conserveing water.
COVID: Santa Clara County Races To Vaccinate More Teens As Delta Variant SpreadsEven as California continues to reopen, public health officials are warning about the so-called Delta variant and the threat it poses to the unvaccinated.
Zero Bail Extended By Santa Clara County Superior Court Until 2022The Santa Clara County Superior Court Bench has voted to extend the emergency zero bail schedule until January 31, 2022, the court announced Wednesday.
Santa Clara County Approves $750,000-Expansion For Domestic Abuse ProgramThe Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors voted Tuesday to expand the county's strangulation response program with a $750,000-injection of funds.
Santa Clara County Extends Eviction Moratorium In Unincorporated Areas Through SeptemberSanta Clara County has passed an eviction moratorium for unincorporated areas of the county as the state's tenant protections are set to expire at the end of the month.
Santa Clara County Officials Lift Final COVID-19 Local Health OrderOnce a local epicenter of the COVID-19 outbreak, Santa Clara County health officials announced Monday they were lifting the final order put into place to stem the tide of the deadly pandemic.
Santa Clara County Mounts Effort to Boost Vaccination Rate to Reach Herd ImmunityThe Bay Area's largest county is pulling out all the stops to reach herd immunity and offering its residents incentives if they get the COVID-19 vaccine.
Quarry Near Cupertino Proposes Carving Away Scenic RidgeSanta Clara County is preparing for a legal battle with the Lehigh Hanson cement company near Cupertino over the rights to develop a hilltop directly adjacent to the Rancho San Antonio County Park, one of the most popular outdoor destinations in the South Bay.
COVID Recovery: Levi's Stadium Mass Vaccination Site To Close On June 24With demand for COVID-19 vaccinations waning, Santa Clara County health officials announced Monday that they will be shutting down the mass vaccination site at Levi's Stadium on June 24th.
COVID Vaccines: Santa Clara County To Close Mass Vaccination Sites At Levi's Stadium, 3 Other LocationsFour out of Santa Clara's five mass vaccination sites are closing in the next few weeks, but it is not a bad thing, county health experts said.
3.5 Earthquake Near Watsonville Shakes Southern Santa Clara, Santa Cruz CountiesA small earthquake shook near Watsonville early Friday morning, which was felt across a wide area of southern Santa Cruz and Santa Clara counties.
California Drought: Water Emergency Declaration Coming To Santa Clara County; Mandatory Restrictions SoughtSanta Clara County’s main water provider announced Monday that it plans to declare a water shortage emergency and urge local municipalities to impose water use restrictions.
Santa Clara County DA Charges 2 in Separate Embezzling CasesThe Santa Clara County District Attorney's Office announced Tuesday that it charged two people separately for embezzling nearly $800,000 combined.