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.

Spike in San Jose Housing Costs Spurs Council Rent Control Plans

As new figures show average rents in San Jose have soared 54 percent since 2010, city officials are moving forward with plans to bolster rent control and tenant rights.

City Poised to Buy Agnews Site

The city is making headway on a development that will flip the site of a defunct mental institution into a mix of public schools, trails and sports facilities.