Scott Knies talks downtown San Jose, Google, economic growth, COVID

Scott Knies has been involved in San Jose’s business and economic scene for decades, stints that have been marked by multiple firsts. In 1982, Knies became the first executive director of The Fencing Center, opening the sports club’s first two locations in downtown San Jose. Knies then served as the Alum Rock Business Association Manager … Read more

Stanford University unit grabs big Bay Area apartment complex

PALO ALTO — Stanford University has gained ownership of a big apartment complex in Palo Alto that’s next to the college through a byzantine array of transactions, public records indicate. Oak Creek Apartments located at 1600 Sand Hill Road in Palo Alto is the residential complex that’s at the center of a web of intricate … Read more