Op-Ed: Gov. Jerry Brown’s Spending Plan Hurts the Most Vulnerable Californians

Gov. Jerry Brown would do well to renew his commitment to uphold the values of our state and communities.

Silicon Valley Honors Legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. with Day of Service, Celebration

People throughout the South Bay are honoring the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. in marches, church services, vigils and volunteer work.

LGBTQ History Comes out of the Shadows, into K-12 Classrooms

Five years after Gov. Jerry Brown signed the FAIR Education Act, California’s public schools are now rolling LGBTQ history into the coursework.

SJSU Icons Tommie Smith, John Carlos Return to Announce Plans to Restore ‘Speed City’ Legacy

Speed City will rise again, but not before San Jose State raises $5 million to create a new track and field facility.

Bay Area Martin Luther King. Jr. Day Celebrations, Closures

Nationwide on Martin Luther King Jr. Day, thousands of people will give back to their communities in honor of the civil rights leader.

Happy Presidents Day! A List of What’s Open and Closed

Presidents Day means a day off for millions of school kids and some of their parents. All but a few government offices are closed. Patriotic and historical groups are staging re-enactments. Retailers are taking advantage of the holiday to lure in shoppers with sales.

DA Jeff Rosen Vows to Keep ‘Building Bridges’ in Second Term

In his inaugural speech after being sworn in for his second term today, Santa Clara County District Attorney Jeff Rosen highlighted the reforms made since taking office in 2011.