Mass Shooting Survivor Inspired by Parkland Student-Activists Joins Fight for Gun Reform

March for Our Lives inspired San Jose resident Alan Hinman to channel his long-repressed personal trauma into community activism.

Facebook Scandal Renews Call for Stronger Privacy Protections

The Facebook data breach has policymakers debating about how to police what’s become the most powerful industry on the planet.

March for Our Lives San Jose: ‘There’s Too Much Gun Violence’

Thousands joined the March for Our Lives rally in San Jose on Saturday as part of a nationwide protest against gun violence.

Despite Rain, California Still Headed Into Another Drought

California is still at risk of drought, despite the wet winter storms that pummeled San Jose and the rest of the Bay Area this past week.

Santa Clara County Launches 10-Part LGBTQ Listening Tour

Residents and local officials gathered at the Mountain View Senior Center on Saturday for the region’s first listening forum on LGBTQ issues.

Santa Clara County Allocates $8 Million for Inclusive Playgrounds

The Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved $8 million to help fund six all-inclusive playgrounds throughout the region.