Donated Workspace Helps South Bay Nonprofits Stay Local Despite Skyrocketing Rents

Silicon Valley nonprofits stave off commercial rent hikes thank to an initiative that matches public-benefit groups with donated workspace.

Volunteers Turn Juvenile Hall Garden into Place of Hope

A garden inside the Santa Clara County Juvenile Hall has become a source of solace for teens locked in an otherwise regimented existence.

8 San Jose Finalists Named in Knight Cities Challenge

Of the 158 finalists named in the Knight Foundation’s Cities Challenge, which divvies up $5 million among winning ideas, eight are from San Jose.

Supervisor Yeager Proposes Tax Breaks for Urban Farms

Property owners who commit their land to agricultural use could qualify for sizable tax breaks under a plan up for discussion Tuesday at the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors meeting.