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San Jose parents push school on sexual assault details

San Jose parents are demanding transparency from a local school district they said has provided few details about...

Audit shows sloppy San Jose gun shop inspections

San Jose police are not inspecting gun shops properly, with officers failing to conduct surprise inspections, missing paperwork and leaving...

Broken East San Jose traffic light signals disparities

A traffic signal in a busy intersection still hasn’t been repaired, and residents said it’s part of a...

South Bay reentry program changes lives of formerly incarcerated

Mark Ashford has been in and out of the criminal justice system for 26 years, never staying out...

The Podlight

Meet San Jose’s new District 8 councilmember

San Jose elected leaders just voted to appoint two new councilmembers in Districts 8 and 10. Co-host Joseph Geha introduces you to Domingo Candelas, who will represent District 8 spanning Evergreen and East San Jose. Candelas opens up about his upbringing, his policy ideas and allegations he cheated...

Latest Opinion

From the CEO: How do we remain unbiased?

From the CEO: How do we remain unbiased?

A prominent Silicon Valley leader called me just as I was wrapping up my work for the day. This person, who I’m not naming to respect their privacy, was angry about our election coverage. In particular, one name came up – Johnny Khamis. The former San Jose councilmember unsuccessfully ran for a county supervisor seat last year. He lost to former Councilmember Sylvia Arenas in November and this person was convinced we treated Khamis poorly during the election cycle. Unfairly. I mentioned an article we wrote that debunked campaign lies and attacks from Arenas and her labor-backed supporters about Khamis—including...