San Jose

Suspect arrested in abduction of Morgan Hill teen

SAN JOSE- A 21-year-old man in custody was linked to the kidnapping and murder of a missing teenager by DNA evidence found in her bag, authorities said Tuesday. Santa Clara County ...

Marinoble's fighter Griffin wins MMA welterweight pro belt

PLACERVILLE - Max Griffin waited three hours before it was his turn to step into the cage Saturday night and took just 52 seconds to win his first professional mixed martial arts c ...

California, sadly, not business-friendly

In 1980 I quit my job at Hewlett-Packard as a software engineer and started a small business in San Jose, which our two oldest sons took over in 2005. I became semi-retired and mov ...

Behind the Signature: Kathy King

A visit with the Journal’s frequent letter contributors. Kathy King Lives in: Bowman, “since 1977, when it was a little bit more rural.” King grew up in San Jose “when it ...

Tom McClintock listens to us

During the 32 years we lived in San Jose we almost never had a local elected politician (including U.S. Congressperson) who represented our views on freedom and the proper role of ...

Another View: Think Auburn First? Drawing says yes, $1 contest says no

I didn’t think spending 50 bucks in Auburn would be this hard. Actually, it wasn’t that difficult at all. Tracking it, however, was. Apparently for you, too. To refresh your ...

Another View: Emergency prep begins at home, spreads abroad

As the rain pounded my office skylight and the lights flickered Monday afternoon, I had flashbacks of my two stints in the Northwest — and the incessant storms that rolled in fro ...

Pitbulls are not scapegoats

Pitbulls used as scapegoats? I don’t think so. That’s like saying police don’t report other breeds, or newspapers are not writing about other dog attacks. Pitbulls are a po ...

Water future safe in state’s hands? I trust my Mom

Now that it appears the Legislature has a handle on the state’s future water needs, it’s time for all of us to suck it up. We’re talkin’ water conservation, folks. And not ...

Ever hear of Santana Row?

This is a response to “More Ideas” from Deric Rothe’s Friday view. Thank you for getting us thinking. I don’t really have an answer, but I have been to a few places that pu ...