Mushroom Farm Accused of Dumping Toxins Into Creek

Monterey Mushrooms, Inc. faces $67-million lawsuit, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office.

Anderson Dam Seismic Safety Upgrade Postponed to 2022

The Anderson Dam earthquake-proofing project will take at least two years longer and cost much more than initially planned.

San Jose Dramatically Increases Sweeps of Homeless Camps

San Jose cleared homeless people out of their illegal camps this year at more than 11 times the rate it had in 2013, according to a new report.

Omar Torres Withdraws Challenge to 22-Year Incumbent in Santa Clara Valley Water District Race

Omar Torres has dropped his challenge to Tony Estremera for the District 6 Santa Clara Valley Water District seat.

Water District Allocates $1.4 Million to Clear Creekside Homeless Encampments

The Santa Clara Valley Water District says it spent $1.4 million this year on 571 cleanups of creekside camps in San Jose and South County.

Local Charities Need Volunteers, Donations for Thanksgiving Drive

To ensure that everyone can enjoy the holiday, local charities will spend the rest of the week distributing turkeys to needy families.

San Jose, Santa Clara Valley Water District Improve Flood Protections in Time for Winter

Since an historic flood in February, San Jose and the water district have spent the past nine months bolstering defenses against future disasters.

San Jose Considers Bolstering Renter Protections, Which Will Sunset Dec. 31 without New Vote

The City Council on Tuesday will vote on whether to extend the interim rent control cap, which sunsets Dec. 31.

San Jose City Council Promotes David Sykes to City Manager

San Jose has named a successor for outgoing City Manager Norberto Dueñas: his second-in-command, David Sykes.