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  • Opposites find common ground in love, laughter, musicals
    published on Wed, 04 Mar 2015 18:15:15 GMT
    Over the centuries, history has offered up different saints or spirits to guide humans in the cause of romantic love: Aphrodite, Cupid, St. Valentine. But for Jim and Carol Heitzig, Fred Astaire might be the guy....
  • Super High-Tech, $100 Million Pro Soccer Stadium Debuts
    published on Sat, 28 Feb 2015 21:39:04 GMT
    Named "Avaya" after a software sponsor, the venue will be home to the San Jose Earthquakes with seating for 18,000-plus. The San Jose Earthquakes soccer team held a crowded ribbon-cutting ceremony Friday to open the privately-funded $100 million, 18,000-seat Avaya Stadium, the first team-owned venue since the professional club started playing in San Jose in 1974....
  • Milpitas boys basketball moving on to semifinals
    published on Wed, 04 Mar 2015 01:05:36 GMT
    Three straight playoff wins have propelled the Milpitas High School boys varsity basketball team to the semifinals of the Central Coast Section Division I playoffs. Following a 40-36 win last Saturday against No....
  • FC Dallas & TXA 21 Expand Partnership For 2015 Season
    published on Tue, 03 Mar 2015 18:04:02 GMT
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  • Purdy: Earthquakes' Avaya Stadium raises the bar
    published on Sun, 01 Mar 2015 05:45:04 GMT
    Before the first soccer ball hit the turf at Avaya Stadium, you'll be glad to know that Hugh Phillips was prepared. Phillips manages what is being billed as the "Largest Outdoor Bar In North America."...
  • CCS Girls Soccer: Unbeaten Aptos wins PK shootout, advances with 17th shutout
    published on Sat, 28 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    SAN JOSE >> After seeing Aptos High junior goalie Ana Calero save the Mariners' girls soccer team with two sensational saves in regulation, Sobrato tried to be too perfect against the San Jose State-committed netminder in a Central Coast Section shootout Saturday. After playing 100 minutes of scoreless soccer, including two 10-minute overtime periods, the Mariners converted all four of their attempts for a 4-2 victory over the Bulldogs in the Division II quarterfinals at Valley Christian High....
  • 2015 MLS Preseason Action
    published on Wed, 25 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    Preseason play wrapped up Saturday with the Houston Dynamo , New York Red Bulls and Real Salt Lake taking tournament titles. The Vancouver Whitecaps had already clinched the Simple Invitational....
  • High-Tech $100 Mil Pro Soccer Stadium Makes Its Debut
    published on Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:44:56 GMT
    The San Jose Earthquakes soccer team held a crowded ribbon-cutting ceremony today to open the privately-funded $100 million, 18,000-seat Avaya Stadium, the first team-owned venue since the professional club started playing in San Jose in 1974. The open-air stadium is named after a team sponsor, Santa Clara-based software firm Avaya, which is providing high-tech flourishes such as a mobile phone app to pay for tickets, food and parking and "fan engagement walls" that use cloud technology to displ...
  • Avaya Stadium: Breaking down Earthquakes' new digs
    published on Sat, 28 Feb 2015 04:00:53 GMT
    The Earthquakes don't expect to suffer the embarrassment of Levi's Stadium and its soddy sod. They had a big advantage after successfully building grass fields at Buck Shaw Stadium and their practice facility adjacent to Avaya Stadium....
  • Gunn's Cramer, Sequoia's Danovitz reaches semifinals in CCS wrestling
    published on Fri, 27 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    Several local wrestlers have given themselves the opportunity to advance to tonight's Central Coast Section championship bouts at Independence-San Jose. The all-important semifinal bouts are at 9 a.m. this morning with title bouts under the spotlight commencing at 7 p.m. Story lines abounded from Friday's preliminary matches, beginning with Dominick Christmas of Serra-San Mateo and Robert Kresge of St. Francis-Mountain View set to meet in the 195-pound semifinals....
  • San Jose: Sunday road race will honor Joe Bell and other military veterans
    published on Fri, 27 Feb 2015 20:37:35 GMT
    A year ago, runners at a weekend road race spontaneously began veering from the course to shake hands with a 95-year-old World War II veteran who, in his Army uniform, cheered and waved from the sidewalk. The heartwarming scene was captured on a short video that became an Internet sensation and made Bell a late-in-life celebrity....
  • Woodside coach's setback has brought team together
    published on Fri, 27 Feb 2015 02:50:10 GMT
    A multitude of thanks girls soccer coach Jose Navarrete had his heart repaired by the insertion of two stents on Feb. 2. Wednesday's riveting 1-0 overtime victory over Pioneer-San Jose in a Central Coast Section Division II first-round match at Woodside would have put even more strain on Navarrete's ticker. Navarrete and the No....
  • Southern Nevada Breast Milk Shortage?
    published on Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:46:09 GMT
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  • CCS boys soccer: Corner kicks power Paly attack
    published on Thu, 26 Feb 2015 05:09:58 GMT
    Don Briggs stresses to his boys soccer team at Palo Alto the importance of the opening and closing five minutes in each half. Fourth-seeded Paly advanced to the quarterfinals of the Central Coast Section Division I playoffs with a 4-0 victory over No....
  • Leland set to open CCS D-I soccer playoffs at home this Saturday
    published on Thu, 26 Feb 2015 02:53:09 GMT
    The Central Coast Section soccer playoffs were scheduled to get underway earlier this week, but without the Leland boys taking the field. It's not that the Chargers didn't qualify for the postseason--in fact, just the opposite is true....
  • 5 Possible Buyers At The NHL Trade Deadline
    published on Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:49:39 GMT
    Listen Live Welcome to NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT! NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT is dedicated to being the dominant information and talk source for Las [...] CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 7255 South Tenaya Way Suite 100 Las Vegas, NV 89113 Business Office: 702-889-7300 Business Fax: 702-889-7373 Gina Massenzi, General Sales Manager, 702-889-7566, Gina.Massenzi@cbsradio.com Kyle Helmick, Promotions & [...] We saw the NBA Trade Deadline pass last week in a ...
  • Santa Clara County: Supervisors create task force to find better,...
    published on Wed, 25 Feb 2015 15:07:23 GMT
    The drumbeat of dispiriting stories about homelessness in the South Bay has been relentless. Full shelters....
  • Santa Clara County: Supervisors create task force to find better,...
    published on Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:42:06 GMT
    The drumbeat of dispiriting stories about homelessness in the South Bay has been relentless. Full shelters....
  • Pizarro: Veterans invited to take part in 408K race's 'Memorial Mile'
    published on Tue, 24 Feb 2015 14:53:37 GMT
    Remember that fantastic moment at the 408K Race to the Row last year when World War II veteran Joe Bell greeted runners in uniform as they passed by his house in San Jose? My colleague, Julia Prodis Sulek, captured it on a video that quickly went viral. Sadly, Bell passed away in January at age 95, but the 408K run is paying tribute to him on Sunday with its Memorial Mile....
  • Saratoga: Murabito nails second at Mission San Jose, ready for league finals
    published on Wed, 11 Feb 2015 08:00:00 GMT
    Christian Murabito spent the season making a name for himself at 195 pounds for the Saratoga High School wrestling team. Now it appears that he won't even place in that weight class at the league finals this weekend--he'll be too busy chasing the title at 182 pounds....