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  • Police Blotter: Convicted felon with outstanding warrant arrested after found sleeping in truck
    published on Sat, 04 Jul 2015 02:12:11 GMT
    South Delaware Street, 2:27 p.m. June 29 Copper wire was stolen from a job site. Estimated loss was $10,000....
  • Fourth of July Fireworks Fun San Jose, Santa Clara County July 4, 2015
    published on Fri, 03 Jul 2015 23:11:25 GMT
    Fourth of July Fireworks Fun San Jose, Santa Clara County July 4, 2015 By Michelle Carr Crowe, Cupertino real estate agent In San Jose, Santa Clara County and throughout Silicon Valley, America's Independence Day is a time to join together with friends and family to celebrate what makes our nation great every Fourth of July. From pancake breakfasts to barbecues and picnics, safely enjoying festivals, fun fireworks displays is a time-honored tradition from Gilroy to San Jose and Santa Clara, Cali...
  • Saturday Stars and Stripes
    published on Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:26:32 GMT
    It can include everything from a neighborhood parade to a baseball game, all leading up to the main event: brilliant fireworks shows that light up the night. Luckily, San Jose has no shortage of patriotic things to do....
  • San Jose police continue probing deadly weekend shootings
    published on Thu, 02 Jul 2015 01:21:00 GMT
    Xavier Cortez visits an impromptu sidewalk shrine Sunday devoted to a 17-year-old boy who was shot to death Friday night on Pensacola Street in East San Jose. The shooting remains under investigation....
  • Monterey High picks Dan Brown of Wilcox for football coach
    published on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 02:33:12 GMT
    Monterey >> Every sideline he has roamed over the course of two-plus decades as a head coach, Dan Brown has won with regularity. The search for a new head football coach at Monterey High is over after the school named Brown to the position on Tuesday....
  • Cupertino Baseball Wins D44 Senior Division Championship
    published on Mon, 29 Jun 2015 13:14:29 GMT
    The Cupertino Baseball team won the game on June 27 and will playing in the Section 5 tournament on July 1. Congrats to Frosh-Soph team members Tae Prunuske, Matt Kelly, Ander Hearsh, Zach Crawford, Luke Banks, Justin Chow, Matt Kimbal, Varsity team member Jarrod Kopczynski and the Tri-Cities Senior Division baseball team for their 6-5 win against Santa Clara Homestead to earn the 2015 D44 Senior Division Championship at John F Kennedy Middle School on Saturday afternoon....
  • Man killed while retrofitting streetlights in San Jose
    published on Thu, 25 Jun 2015 12:34:08 GMT
    The man, an employee of ABM Electrical & Lighting Solutions who has not been identified, was working around 9:40 a.m. along Second and Martha streets on a boom truck, according to officials with the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health. For unknown reasons, officials said the man fell from the truck and was declared dead at the scene by paramedics....
  • Pizarro: San Jose State in the spotlight for July 4 parade
    published on Thu, 25 Jun 2015 03:31:25 GMT
    San Jose State University will be in the spotlight at this year's Rose, White & Blue Parade, which will wind its way through San Jose's Shasta Hanchett neighborhood on July 4. When I first heard about the theme, I wondered who would be grand marshal. President Mo Qayoumi? Maybe one of the university's many distinguished alumni? The answer floored me, and in a good way: Krazy George....
  • Police Blotter: Man, woman arrested for possessing items stolen from several schools
    published on Mon, 22 Jun 2015 18:58:46 GMT
    Casa Grande Way and Rio Vista, 3:55 a.m. June 10 A man and woman, both 28-year-old San Jose residents in possession of numerous stolen items, including laptop computers and electronics from Rolling Hills Middle School in Campbell, Jackson Oaks Elementary School in Morgan Hill and several other Santa Clara County schools, and also identification cards and sports memorabilia, were arrested following a probation search of their vehicle. 6610 San Ignacio Ave., 1:45 a.m. June 16 Officers responding t...
  • Crane standoff
    published on Mon, 22 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    A man described by San Jose police as "despondent" and "incoherent" stands on top of the cab of a high-rise crane at a construction site near City Hall in San Jose, Calif., Monday, June 22, 2015. An as-yet unidentified man is escorted by San Jose police following his arrest Monday morning....
  • San Jose: After 14 hours atop a nine-story crane, homeless man climbs down for a burrito
    published on Tue, 23 Jun 2015 03:03:51 GMT
    Through the night, a homeless man who had scaled a nine-story crane above a new downtown housing development hunkered down in the glass paneled basket and shouted to the police below: "I'm homeless. I haven't been fed....
  • Cal League Baseball: Reina's homer, 3 Rbi help Storm top JetHawks
    published on Thu, 18 Jun 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    Adolfo Reina finished Thursday night with three RBI, including a two-run home run in the sixth inning, to help lead the visiting Lake Elsinore Storm to an 8-5 California League baseball victory over the Lancaster JetHawks at The Hangar. Marcus Davis went 2 for 4 with a solo home run and Schulz added an RBI double to score Gabriel Quintara, who reached on a double....
  • Republic notebook: Lopez return will be big for Sacramento
    published on Fri, 19 Jun 2015 02:07:22 GMT
    Sac Republic player Rodrigo Lopez - shown here in a game last season - should return to the lineup Saturday after serving a suspension. Wayne Tilcock/Enterprise file photo When the Sacramento Republic FC lines up against first-place Western Conference rival Oklahoma City Energy FC, a familiar face will likely be back in the lineup....
  • Los Gatos: School burglary suspects arrested
    published on Thu, 18 Jun 2015 23:58:38 GMT
    Two suspected burglars have been arrested by Los Gatos-Monte Sereno police and face a variety of charges, including possession of stolen laptops from Rolling Hills Middle School. Andrew Holloway, 28, and Nicole Stafford, 28, both of San Jose, were arrested June 10 at 3:55 a.m. when police observed Holloway's vehicle leaving the middle school....
  • San Jose: Now that the farmers market is back, so is 'the tractor lady'
    published on Thu, 18 Jun 2015 02:10:12 GMT
    As cherries and zucchini squash return to the farmers market, so does a 1945 Ford tractor emblazoned with flames that slowly rolls through west San Jose. Its driver, Terri Roth, is affectionately known as "the tractor lady" by those who see her around town....
  • Malwarebytes grows out of downtown San Jose as demand for virus protection soars
    published on Tue, 16 Jun 2015 13:27:10 GMT
    When security software company Malwarebytes leased about 20,000 square feet in downtown San Jose a couple of years ago, the office was so capacious that workers took to playing football in one wing of the floor. Fast forward to last week, and CEO and co-founder Marcin Kleczynski is so short on space, he was planning to squeeze desks into the company's current "all-hands" area....
  • Earthquakes to face Sacramento rivals in Open Cup
    published on Tue, 16 Jun 2015 06:22:26 GMT
    The Earthquakes' opponent Tuesday night in the Lamar Hunt U.S. Open Cup is a so-called minor league affiliate from Sacramento. Owners of Sacramento Republic FC hope that changes in the coming years as they push to become a Major League Soccer team that could create a bona fide Northern California rivalry....
  • Earthquakes' Lenhart may not play this season
    published on Sun, 14 Jun 2015 04:45:01 GMT
    Earthquakes forward Steven Lenhart's chances of playing this season are in doubt because of a right knee injury that has not responded to treatment. "The cartilage on his bones is disintegrating," general manager John Doyle said of a meniscus problem....
  • San Antonio locations, Gruene Hall to be featured on Bachelorette episode
    published on Thu, 11 Jun 2015 21:29:51 GMT
    "Episode 1105" - After the rose ceremony, the remaining men travel to San Antonio. Kaitlyn surprises one bachelor with a day of fun and fancy footwork....
  • San Jose: Students from Morgan Autism Center play ball with San Jose Giants
    published on Thu, 11 Jun 2015 02:13:32 GMT
    Students from Morgan Autism Center spent Tuesday morning on their school baseball field enjoying the great American pastime with San Jose Giants team members. The air was thick with humidity as the students took to the field on June 9, crunching across the grass to greet the players....