Milpitas Mayor Eyes 2020 Run for Santa Clara County Supervisor

On the eve of his swearing-in to a second two-year term as Milpitas mayor, Rich Tran is now expanding the scope of his political ambition.

Santa Clara County to Buy St. Louise, O’Connor Hospitals

Santa Clara County emerged as the sole bidder for O’Connor and Saint Louise hospitals, clearing the way for it to buy the two hospitals.

Santa Clara County Considers Proposal for $222 Million Youth Psychiatric Inpatient Hospital

Santa Clara County is debating whether to create a new behavioral health center that offers psychiatric services for children and teens.

Valley Med Psychiatrist Jan Weber Wins $1.5 Million in Wrongful Termination Suit

A Stanford-trained psychiatrist who lost his job at Santa Clara Valley Medical Center won a $1.5 million judgment last week.

Opioid Use and Abuse in Santa Clara County: By the Numbers

Santa Clara County has started to ramp up its public education campaign to combat opioid use and abuse and curb fatal overdoses.

Campaign to Recall Aaron Persky Shifts Focus to Political Activism

Stanford professor Michele Dauber has carried the momentum from a high-profile judicial recall campaign into local activism.

County May Strengthen Living Wage Policy

Santa Clara County will consider bolstering its living wage policy to include not just higher pay, but adequate paid leave, benefits and hours.