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Fact check: San Jose police staffing at center of mayor’s race

In San Jose politics, history has a way of repeating itself. Eight years ago when Mayor Sam Liccardo...

Election 2022: Santa Clara County cities see several contests

Residents across the South Bay will elect some new representatives this November, as a number of seats are...

Los Gatos faces multi-million dollar budget shortfall

Multiple tax increases may be required in the town of Los Gatos as a budget deficit looms in...

UPDATE: Google’s millions to be dished out by San Jose group

A new San Jose advisory group authorized to give out millions in grant funding from Google is now...

The Podlight

The fight to close Reid-Hillview Airport

For decades, advocates have fought to close Reid-Hillview Airport in East San Jose while aviation experts argue it serves a critical purpose. Hear from both sides of the debate: Walt Gyger of the Community and Airport Partnership for Safe Operation, and Huascar Castro from Working Partnerships USA j...

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Zimmerman: What’s in a name? Methane vs. ‘natural’ gas

Zimmerman: What’s in a name? Methane vs. ‘natural’ gas

I remember back in the early 90s my father replaced our electric stove with a gas version. It was a big investment for our family, and I remember being proud when my father explained we were doing it because natural gas was better for the environment. At the time, my...