Op-Ed: Homeless People Should be Housed, Not Warehoused

This new practice at HomeFirst will ultimately raise the sense of personal safety and introduce hope as a common practice.

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

The county has offered to buy the local hospitals as part of a bankruptcy reorganization by the facilities’ parent company.

Op-Ed: Are We Serious About Ending Homelessness—or Pushing Out Homeless People?

San Jose, a city with a million residents and 4,000 people living on the streets, no longer has a 24-hour emergency homeless.

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.

Op-Ed: Rep. Zoe Lofgren Visits Local School to Talk Current Events, Legislative Priorities

Rep. Zoe Lofgren spoke with high school journalism students about her priorities and the power of young people to change the future.

Ex-Deputy’ Union President Don Morrissey Resigns From Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office

Don Morrissey, a twice-demoted deputy who recently resigned as union president, is set to give up his badge this weekend.

Inaugural NEST Flight Conference Promotes Homegrown Talent, Diversity in Silicon Valley

If Silicon Valley wants to keep arguing that its lack of diversity is due to a talent pipeline problem, it’s going to have to answer to Jacob Martinez.

Santa Clara County Adopts ‘Hope Village’ as 6-Month Pilot Program

Hope Village, a homeless camp that moved onto state land without permission, has been adopted as a pilot program by Santa Clara County.