Alum Rock Trustee Hit With Restraining Order for Verbally Attacking Superintendent

ARUSD Superintendent Hilaria Bauer filed a stay-away order against a trustee who threatened violence against her at an Aug. 9 meeting.

Drag Queen Glams Up Story Time at San Jose Library, But Not Without Some Controversy

More than 400 attendees—about half of them children—showed up for the inaugural drag queen story time at the MLK Library last weekend.

Santa Clara County Civil Grand Jury: Alum Rock School District’s Board Majority Should Resign

Yet another report came out that puts the troubled Alum Rock Union Elementary School District in a bad light.

Alum Rock Schools Chief Spared the Axe; Trustees Partially Cut Ties With Shady Contractor

Reform advocates in Alum Rock Union Elementary School District celebrated some major victories Tuesday.

Did Alum Rock Board President Esau Herrera Play Hooky to Attend a Luis Miguel Concert?

Alum Rock Union board president Esau Herrera reportedly skipped an important meeting last week to watch the Mexican pop sensation.

Out + Smart in Silicon Valley: The New Faces of Gay Politics as the Breakthrough Generation Retires

Will quiet bias keep LGBTQ candidates out of office, or has shifting consciousness made the South Bay a safe place to run a gay campaign?

District-Wide Walkout Planned to Protest Alum Rock School Board

Parents frustrated by the Alum Rock Union Elementary School District’s dysfunctional leadership are planning a walkout later this week.

New Issues Arise in Alum Rock School District’s Bond Oversight

A citizen watchdog says he found evidence of even more dysfunction in the Alum Rock Union Elementary School District.

Alum Rock Union School District Ousts Fiery Board President

The Alum Rock Union School District gave incendiary board president Khanh Tran the boot only to appoint a like-minded successor.