The War Years: How the Pulitzer Prize winner found his voice, made peace with San Jose
Still No Answers
Floodgate: How the Water District and City of San Jose’s Comedy of Errors Became a Local Tragedy
Moneybrawl: How the Mayor of Santa Clara, San Francisco 49ers Went to War over Levi’s Stadium
A Guide to Surviving the Next 4 Years under President Trump
Political Nascar: A wealthy Republican’s ridiculous plan to shame money out of politics
Welcome to Santa Clara: The dodgy politics behind the stadium deal—a city’s 15 minutes of fame, destruction of evidence & a Grand Jury inquiry
Orange is the New Sauce: The untold story of the South Bay’s wickedly addictive taqueria staple
Reservoir Gods: What’s the water board doing about a contractor involved in a bribery scandal, cover-ups, conflicts and alleged billing fraud? Letting them have another million bucks.
Congressman Under Fire: The Case Against Mike Honda
Slippery Schools: County boss exploits spending loophole, hands out insider contracts, violates Public Records Act
Spend Money Like Water: H2O District CEO throws millions at deputy’s husband’s firm, keeps his board in the dark
Culinary Confidential: Behind the scenes at the Valley’s school for chefs
Bros Gone Badge: How police chiefs laugh at us, their colleagues and the electeds when they think no one’s watching
Protect & Survive: Deadly encounters between police and citizens have increased in recent years. And while officer-involved shootings are nearly always ruled justified, mistakes are costly—both in lives and in the millions that the public pays to victims and their heirs.
Is this any way to run a democracy? Behind the meltdown at the Registrar of Voters
Foster Freeze: How the county built a database to nowhere
Sacramento’s Worst Boss: Temperamental Assemblywoman Nora Campos has a problem keeping employees
Xavier Takes the 5th: SJ Councilman Xavier Campos clams up to grand jury probing sister’s collusion with Shirakawa in stolen 2010 election; Part 2.
Mike Honda’s wake-up call: Silicon Valley’s globe-trotting, karaoke-singing, hard-partying congressman has had a charmed career
County Coverup: Why officials enabled Shirakawa embezzlement
How George Fakes It: Shirakawa submits phony expense reports to cover up drinking and pleasure trips on public dime
King George: The county’s top elected official used campaign funds like a personal bank account to pay his friends and his girls and go on a gambling junket
The Big Bet: Casino M8trix’s $50 Million gamble to bring a bit of Vegas to town—if San Jose will let it open its doors
The Sam & Dave Show: Both labor and business think a Sicilian-American, Bellarmine-educated attorney should be the next mayor of San Jose. Oh wait, there’s two of them!
The Revolution App: HotSpot Shield, a free program developed in Mountain View, has become a conduit to the free and open World Wide Web during the wave of revolution in the Middle East
Hardball: San Jose steps up to the plate while the Giants snub the South Bay fans and Major League Baseball dithers
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