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3 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly
The design for the inclusive Magical Bridge playground to be built at Mitchell Park was approved by the Architectural Review Board on Thursday.
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7 hrs ago | El Observador
Veronica T. Avenda o El ObservadorSanta Clara County Board of Supervisors voted 4-0 to approve funding through Measure A's $9.6 million reserve fund for 17 community based groups and organizations, this past Tuesday, April 15, at the Board of Supervisors weekly meeting.
11 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News
Check your mail, because it is time to vote up or down on the Cupertino Union School District's latest parcel tax initiative.
15 hrs ago | Palo Alto Weekly
Gregory Elarms, the longtime friend accused of murdering East Palo Alto community activist David Lewis in June 2010, has died.
16 hrs ago | Examiner.com
The Blacklight Run, known as the brightest 5K on the planet, stopped by Northern California recently and was met with a huge number of participants at the Glowing Up 2014 Tour.
20 hrs ago | KTVU Oakland
A class-action lawsuit targeting Pier 1 Imports was filed in Santa Clara County Superior Court Wednesday morning after a South Bay woman claimed the company forced her to take unpaid leave because of her pregnancy.
Possible human remains were detected Wednesday in the rubble of a five-alarm fire that destroyed the former KNTV building over the weekend, but officials will have to bring in an excavation team Thursday to confirm that.
The Cupertino Library's Teen Poetry Contest deadline is May 1 for high school and middle school students in the Santa Clara County Library District.
A registered sex offender who was arrested after walking around the campus of a high school in San Jose last week is being held without bail, Santa Clara County sheriff's officials said Wednesday.
Bulldozers showed up Tuesday morning to raze down what remained of the burned-down structure that formerly housed KNTV's studios on Park Avenue in San Jose.
The Mountain View Police Department arrested four more juveniles in its ongoing investigation of the drug- and alcohol-fueled parties and subsequent arson fire that destroyed a house on Fordham Way last month.
For too long, residents of San Jose's East Side have been held political hostage by a Shirakawa-Campos cabal whose main objective has been staying in power.
In a 5-0 vote Tuesday, the Board of Supervisors charged County Executive Jeff Smith with identifying a replacement facility for the Sunnyvale Armory in Palo Alto, Mountain View or Sunnyvale, as well as possible funding options.
Police arrested Edward Vincent McDuffie, 46, on April 14 for a host of charges included alleged burglary and drug possession.
Bay Area apartment rents are rising at nearly double-digit annual rates and have reached record levels, according to a report released Tuesday, prompting some analysts to warn that the region's economic boom could be choked off by the relentless rise.
After showing some signs of sluggishness in the fourth quarter, Silicon Valley apartment rents resumed their upward trajectory in the first three months of the year, according to the latest figured released today from RealFacts.
The winning students are Vibhav Altekar of Lynbrook High; Namrata Balasingam of Archbishop Mitty High; Milan Gambhir of Bellarmine College Prep; Natalie Ng of Monta Vista High; Tanisha Joshi and Swetha Revanur of Evergreen Valley High; and Andrew Jin, Nitya Mani, Varun Mohan, Sriram Somasundaram and Steven Wang of The Harker School.