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.

Flooding in San Jose Prompts Evacuations, Rescue Missions

Rising waters have prompted daring rescues and forced evacuations of residents, homeless people and office buildings in the South Bay.

Plans for Topgolf Entertainment Complex in Alviso Drive Lawsuits

Frustrated by San Jose approving a golf entertainment complex without an environmental review, Alviso residents have taken the city to court.

Op-Ed: Homeless Along Creeks Still Need Help after Holidays

With a concerted effort, Santa Clara County can restore its creeks to their natural state while housing the homeless who set up camp on their shores.

Volunteers Needed for 32nd Annual Coastal Cleanup Day

A recruitment effort is underway to bring thousands of litter picker-uppers to South Bay creeks for Coastal Cleanup Day this weekend.

San Jose Police Honey-Trap Gay Men, Sparking Civil Rights Fight

A storied civil rights attorney plans to take the SJPD to task for selectively enforcing lewd conduct laws against gay men.