Spouse of South Bay Schools Trustee Darcie Green Tells Cops She Tried to Run Him Over

SCCOE trustee Darcie Green’s romance with a convicted abuser ended on a regrettable, unsurprisingly violent note.

Wildfire Smoke Prompts VTA to Offer Free Rides; South Bay Public Schools Remain in Session

As the air continues to register as hazardous in the South Bay, the VTA is offering free rides while schools promise to excuse absences.

Silicon Valley Schools Shut Down Due to Air Quality Concerns

This week’s unhealthy air quality from the deadly Camp Fire has prompted schools and most colleges in the South Bay to shut down.

Harassment Claims Resurface in Morgan Hill School Board Race

A man whose alleged harassment prompted a MHUSD trustee to resign is now running for a seat on the seven-member board.

SCCOE Board Candidate Gino Borgioli Touted Fake Endorsement From Sunnyvale’s Mayor

Santa Clara County school board candidate Gino Borgioli was forced to take down a fake endorsement from his campaign website.

Judge Upholds Restraining Order Against Alum Rock Union School Board Trustee Khanh Tran

An Alum Rock school trustee’s comments about kicking ass and lining folks up in front of a firing squad got him banned from the dais.

6 Contenders Vie for 3 Seats on Santa Clara Co. School Board

Six people are running for three seats on the Santa Clara County Board of Education, including two incumbents and some controversial challengers.

Public Agencies’ Secret Sexual Harassment Settlements Cost South Bay Taxpayers Millions

While state agencies have undergone a reckoning over sexual harassment, local governments have largely escaped scrutiny—until now.

Alum Rock Schools Chief Spared the Axe; Trustees Partially Cut Ties With Shady Contractor

Reform advocates in Alum Rock Union Elementary School District celebrated some major victories Tuesday.

South Bay Lawmakers Request State Audit of Embattled Alum Rock Union School District

State lawmakers are pushing for an audit to investigate claims of fraud and self-dealing at the embattled Alum Rock Union School District.