Emily DeRuy, East Bay Times

Emily DeRuy

East Bay Times

San Jose, CA, United States

Contact Emily

Discover and connect with journalists and influencers around the world, save time on email research, monitor the news, and more.

Start free trial

Recent:
  • East Bay Times
  • San Jose Mercury News
Past:
  • The Daily Democrat
  • ChicoER
  • Monterey Herald
  • Santa Cruz Sentinel
  • SGV Tribune
  • Mercury-Register
  • Pioneer Press
  • The Denver Post
  • The Atlantic
  • Splinter
  • and more…

Recent articles by Emily:

Getting older doesn’t have to be scary. Things to consider as you age

Thinking now about the type of care you want as you age and filling out important documents can remove some of the stress if a crisis occurs later. → Read More

COVID forced Bay Area families to make agonizing elder-care decisions. Is there a fix?

The pandemic laid bare the pitfalls of a patchwork elder care system, prompting conversations at kitchen tables and doctor’s offices and the halls of Sacramento about not only the future of c… → Read More

UC Berkeley, Stanford professors win Nobel Prize in economics

A U.S.-based economist won the Nobel prize for economics Monday for pioneering research that showed an increase in minimum wage does not lead to less hiring and immigrants do not lower pay for native-born workers. → Read More

Windy weather prompts red flag warning in San Mateo County

The National Weather Service issued a red flag warning for San Mateo County. → Read More

Q & A: What you need to know about COVID rules for Giants and Warriors games

As an indoor arena, the Chase Center will have different vaccination requirements than Oracle Park, an outdoor stadium. Here’s what’s required. → Read More

Q & A: What you need to know about COVID rules for Giants and Warriors games

As an indoor arena, the Chase Center will have different vaccination requirements than Oracle Park, an outdoor stadium. Here’s what’s required. → Read More

SJSU president’s departure in wake of sex misconduct scandal draws mixed reaction

Mary Papazian, an English scholar, has been president of SJSU since 2016. → Read More

San Jose State University President Mary Papazian to resign amid turmoil over trainer sexual abuse scandal

The resignation comes amid turmoil surrounding the school's handling of sexual harassment allegations. → Read More

COVID: Kaiser suspends thousands of employees who shunned vaccine without pay

Kaiser Permanente gave employees until the end of September to get vaccinated against the coronavirus. → Read More

Q&A: What California’s new student vaccine mandate means for your child

Gov. Gavin Newsom announced Friday that students must be vaccinated against COVID-19 to go to school in person. → Read More

Gov. Newsom writes children’s book inspired by personal experience with dyslexia

The governor of California struggled with dyslexia as a kid. → Read More

Gov. Newsom signs bill to make voting by mail permanent in California

Voters got a taste of the shift last year and during the recall election. → Read More

COVID vaccine boosters: How to get a shot and your other questions, answered

Some Pfizer recipients are set to be eligible for a third dose of the coronavirus vaccine. → Read More

Sexual harassment: San Jose State University to pay $1.6 million to athletes inappropriately touched by trainer

The Justice Department found the university failed for more than a decade to adequately respond to reports of sexual harassment and assault. → Read More

California Recall: Final turnout likely to be north of 50%, Newsom lead appears to grow from 2018

Gov. Gavin Newsom will win by a significant margin and is the clear frontrunner heading into the 2022 race. → Read More

California Recall: Final turnout likely to be north of 50%, Newsom lead appears to grow from 2018

Gov. Gavin Newsom will win be a significant margin and is the clear frontrunner heading into the 2022 race. → Read More

Gov. Newsom talks political future at Oakland school day after defeating recall

The governor highlighted the fact that California has the lowest case rate in the nation. → Read More

Gavin Newsom beats back GOP-led recall that threatened California Democrats’ agenda

Weeks after race looked tight, Newsom rolled to victory with more than two-thirds of the large early vote. → Read More

California Recall: Candidates make final Election Day push in hours before polls close

Gov. Gavin Newsom made a last-minute stop in San Francisco to thank volunteers. → Read More

California Recall: Your last-minute guide to election day

The fight of Gov. Gavin Newsom's political life culminates Sept. 14. → Read More