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Alum Rock manager sought side deal on remodel bids

SAN JOSE — Alum Rock schools’ facilities director made a side deal with a construction company for a middle school renovation that would have cost taxpayers an extra $2.5 million and netted extra revenue for the firm and for the district’s controversial bond construction manager, Del Terra Real Estate, the school …

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Kevin de León announces run against Dianne Feinstein

State Senate President Pro Tem Kevin de León announced Sunday that he would run against U.S. Sen. Dianne Feinstein next year, in the first major Democratic challenge for the 25-year incumbent. De León’s run sets up what could be a bruising intra-party battle between one of California’s most well-known political …

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Leslie Loveridge Francis | Obituaries

1921–2017 Leslie Loveridge Francis, age 95, of Mapleton, passed away Wednesday, October 11, 2017. She was born November 23, 1921, in Mapleton, Utah to Joseph LeRoy Loveridge and Grace Fullmer Loveridge. She married Reed Francis May 26, 1941 in the Salt Lake LDS Temple and they celebrated their 76th wedding …

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Las Vegas breaking news for October 14, 2017

This is a roundup of all the breaking news from around the Las Vegas valley for October 14, 2017. 8:46 P.M. Las Vegas police say a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle at West Flamingo Road and Lindell Road around 8:45 p.m. The person was transported to a hospital where they died.  …

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The Latest on California’s wildfires

SANTA ROSA, Calif. (AP) — The Latest on California’s wildfires (all times local): 5:45 p.m. The death toll from wildfires burning in Northern California has reached 40. Sonoma County announced Saturday evening that its coroner had confirmed two more deaths, taking the total in the county to 22 and the …

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San Jose police nab five in crime spree

SAN JOSE — Police this week arrested an 18-year-old San Jose man and four juveniles in connection with a roughly 12-hour crime spree that included an attempted murder, residential burglaries and a carjacking. Michael Velavalencia, 18, of San Jose,  The crime spree began just before 10 p.m. Wednesday when three …

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