COVID Vaccine: Santa Clara County Ramps Up Effort With Dose SurplusPublic Health officials in Santa Clara County -- whose vaccination efforts have fallen behind much of the Bay Area -- on Wednesday said they finally have a sufficient supply of the vaccine to meet the demand.
COVID Restrictions: Los Gatos Yoga Studio Under Fire For Planned Retreat In MexicoA Los Gatos yoga studio has come under fire for promoting a yoga retreat in Tellum, Mexico as the pandemic rages in both countries.
COVID Schools: Los Gatos Elementary Students Return To Class For In-Person LearningA South Bay school district at the center of a vaccine controversy on Monday began welcoming elementary school kids back into the classroom to resume in-person learning.
COVID Surge: South Bay Hospitals Brace For Rise In Coronavirus Cases, ICU PatientsWhile counties in the Bay Area are generally doing much better than the rest of the state as far as rising COVID-19 cases during the surge, hospital officials are still taking steps in preparation.
San Jose Unveils 'Black Lives Matter' Banners To Show Support For Black CommunitySouth Bay leaders unveiled 13 new "Black Lives Matter" banners around San Jose's City Hall on Thursday, demonstrating the city's commitment to addressing and dismantling systemic racism locally and supporting its Black community.
Heat Wave: California ISO Issues Stage 3 Alert, Forcing Rolling BlackoutsThe California Independent System Operator (ISO) declared a statewide Stage 3 power emergency Friday evening as excessive heat drove up electricity use and set records across the Bay Area, forcing rolling blackouts across the state until the power grid stabilized.
NWS: Bay Area Faces Prolonged Heat Wave; Excessive Heat Warning For Inland East Bay, South BayThe National Weather Service said the Bay Area will experience a prolonged heat wave from this weekend through the middle of next week, and has issued an Excessive Heat Warning for inland areas in the East Bay and South Bay.
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.
South Bay Residents Have Mixed Feelings About Planned ReopeningWith coronavirus cases spiking across the state, a new poll indicates a majority of Californians think we have been reopening too quickly.
South Bay Nurses Unions File Complaint, Allege Unsafe Conditions At Nursing HomesTwo local unions are accusing Santa Clara County of endangering nurses by failing to inform them of coronavirus-infected patients or provide them with the required protective equipment.
Coronavirus Update: Bay Area Baby Shows Possible Link Between COVID-19 And Rare ConditionDoctors recently spoke exclusively to KPIX 5 about a medical mystery involving a Bay Area baby, her mother and what turned out to be a surprising infant case of COVID-19 that may be linked to a rare disease.
Coronavirus Update: 2 San Jose City Leaders Push For COVID-19 Rent FreezeWhile Governor Gavin Newsom imposed a ban on evictions during the coronavirus pandemic so people wouldn’t get thrown out of their apartments, two San Jose City Council members are taking the next step, saying they shouldn’t have to pay anything.
Coronavirus Update: South Bay Community Bands Together To Help Those In NeedSouth Bay officials including San Jose Mayor Sam Liccardo and a group of Silicon Valley business leaders announced a new coronavirus pandemic response program Wednesday that is intended to distribute food, organize volunteers and provide monetary support to vulnerable residents.
San Jose Approves Moratorium On Evictions As Coronavirus Takes Toll On EconomyThe San Jose City Council unanimously approved Mayor Sam Liccardo's proposal to place a temporary moratorium on housing evictions for people economically affected by the coronavirus and are having trouble paying their rent.
Riders Frustrated By Delayed Opening Of South Bay BART Extension