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  • Social media post helps spark Campbell Park cleanup
    published on Thu, 27 Aug 2015 01:07:44 GMT
    Photo by John Medina for SVCN Community member Natasha Kuo helps refinish a jungle gym during the maintenance and restoration of Campbell Park by local volunteers on August 22, 2015 in Campbell, California. Kuo lives in Campbell and attends Archbishop Mitty High School in San Jose....
  • Purdy: Memories of Justin Wilson, San Jose Grand Prix
    published on Wed, 26 Aug 2015 03:44:14 GMT
    Wilson, who died after a horrible freak accident at an IndyCar race in Pennsylvania, would have been one of the best interviews before and after this weekend's GoPro Grand Prix of Sonoma if he had lived. He was definitely one of the standout personalities from the very brief and very memorable San Jose Grand Prix....
  • LV Man Admits To Hacking Facebook
    published on Tue, 25 Aug 2015 13:04:25 GMT
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  • Free Haircut For Blood, Platelet Donors In September
    published on Sat, 22 Aug 2015 16:49:51 GMT
    Red Cross and Sports Clips are teaming up! Blood drives planned in Campbell, Los Altos, Gilroy, Los Gatos, Morgan Hill and San Jose. The American Red Cross and Sport Clips Haircuts are teaming up to offer a free haircut coupon to those who come out to donate blood or platelets during September....
  • 10 reasons to visit Silicon Valley
    published on Fri, 21 Aug 2015 21:53:29 GMT
    Julia Renda , Kelsey Bowman, Michelle Brasil and Amy Wicks, members of the marketing team for fashion and shopping website Polyvore, try a selection of chocolates during a tasting event at the Chocolate Garage in Palo Alto. Owner Sunita de Tourreil, left, talks about chocolate production during a tasting event for the marketing team from Polyvore at the Chocolate Garage in Palo Alto....
  • How to Spend 50 Perfect Hours in San Jose
    published on Tue, 18 Aug 2015 17:22:34 GMT
    With a population just over 1 million people, San Jose is California's third largest city and encompasses an area with a myriad of things to do. Museums, parks, shops and restaurants abound....
  • Last week: Man fatally shot in Lundy Avenue office complex
    published on Fri, 14 Aug 2015 07:00:00 GMT
    A 38-year-old man has been identified as the victim of a deadly shooting discovered inside a nondescript office complex in North San Jose early Thursday, in what police have called a mysterious killing that continues to lack suspects or a motive. San Jose resident Christopher Maxwell Wrenn, also known as "Max," was found gravely wounded about 12:55 a.m. that morning in the hallway of a building in the 1800 block of Lundy Avenue, which sits among an array of tech-based business parks that see lit...
  • San Jose: Tech-office shooting victim identified, remembered; motive still unclear
    published on Mon, 17 Aug 2015 02:25:21 GMT
    A 38-year-old man has been identified as the victim of a deadly shooting discovered inside a nondescript office complex in North San Jose early Thursday, in what police have called a mysterious killing that continues to lack suspects or a motive. San Jose resident Christopher Maxwell Wrenn, also known as "Max," was found gravely wounded about 12:55 a.m. that morning in the hallway of a building in the 1800 block of Lundy Avenue, which sits among an array of tech-based business parks that see lit...
  • Purdy: Super Bowl 50 plans further along than you might think
    published on Sun, 16 Aug 2015 04:06:09 GMT
    The San Francisco Bay Area Super Bowl 50 Host Committee unveiled their official logo for the Super Bowl 50 fan village on Tuesday, April 22, 2015, in San Francisco, Calif. The village will be located at the foot of Market St. in front of the Ferry Building....
  • Ringling Bros. and Barnum & BaileyA Circus XTREME opens in the bay area
    published on Sat, 15 Aug 2015 01:44:30 GMT
    The latest circus by Ringling Bros. and Barnum & BaileyA incorporates extreme sports with the contemporary elements of traditional circus acts....
  • Fitch Affirms FREMF 2013-K32 and Freddie Mac Pass-Through Certificates, Series K-032
    published on Thu, 13 Aug 2015 21:17:18 GMT
    A detailed list of rating actions follows at the end of this press release. The affirmations reflect stable portfolio performance since issuance....
  • Local sports digest: SaberCats' potential ArenaBowl clincher would be in Stockton
    published on Thu, 13 Aug 2015 04:47:07 GMT
    The SaberCats earned home field throughout the Arena Football League playoffs, but if San Jose plays for the conference championship they'll host that game in Stockton. San Jose opens the playoffs Friday night against Portland at SAP Center, with the winner advancing to the National Conference Championship the following week....
  • Three-star power forward commits to Oregon State
    published on Thu, 13 Aug 2015 00:36:56 GMT
    With Daniel Gomis entering his senior season and Oregon State's stacked 2015 recruiting haul lacking a player who can fill that hole at the power forward position, addressing this issue in the Class of 2016 was an important move for Wayne Tinkle and his staff. Tuesday afternoon the Beavers were able to do just that, as 6-foot-9 power forward Ben Kone announced that he'll join the Pac-12 program next season ....
  • Police Blotter: Hit-and-run driver arrested after victim follows her
    published on Wed, 12 Aug 2015 16:37:00 GMT
    Harrison and Monroe streets, 2:31 a.m. Aug. 3 A hit-and-run driver was followed by the person she struck to Anna and Rosalie drives where police contacted the driver, determined she was under the influence and arrested her. Various locations, Aug. 3 Sixteen water meters and back-flow regulators with a scrap value of more than $40,000 were stolen in recent weeks....
  • Ben Kone, 3-star PF, commits to Oregon State Beavers
    published on Wed, 12 Aug 2015 00:11:01 GMT
    Ben Kone poses with Oregon State head coach Wayne Tinkle during his first of two unofficial visits to Corvallis After Oregon State men's basketball landed its best recruiting class in school history during Year One of the Wayne Tinkle era some wondered if his recruiting chops extended only as far as the family lineage, as the class was bolstered by four-star coaches' sons Tres Tinkle and Stephen Thompson Jr. But on Tuesday, Tinkle and staff delivered an emphatic statement that the recruiting mom...
  • Local sports digest: SaberCats' playoff opponent goes out of business
    published on Mon, 10 Aug 2015 03:18:03 GMT
    The Las Vegas Outlaws, who had advanced to the playoffs with a 5-12-1 record, and New Orleans VooDoo both folded Sunday. With no team ownership in place, there is no funding for an Outlaws playoff appearance, so the SaberCats, the playoffs' top seed with a 17-1 record, instead will play the Portland Thunder on Friday at 8 p.m. at SAP Center....
  • Fremont Police K9 Gets Loose, Prompts Search
    published on Sun, 09 Aug 2015 23:19:31 GMT
    CBS13/CW31 Television NEWS TIPS: Call 916-374-1301; toll-free: 1-800-374-TV13 or email news@kovr.com. CBS13 is getting answers....
  • Father Raul Cortes, a charroa priest, dies after lifetime of community service
    published on Sat, 08 Aug 2015 06:48:31 GMT
    To his flock he was known as Padre Raul. To other admirers he was also Charro for the Divine, a former Mexican rodeo rider who became God's horseman to carry his crucifix beyond the most rugged road....
  • Local sports digest: Corrales selected for Quakes' hall
    published on Thu, 06 Aug 2015 05:16:25 GMT
    Corrales, a 15-year Major League Soccer veteran, will be inducted Sept. 5 when San Jose plays host to the Philadelphia Union at Avaya Stadium....
  • Berkeley, A Look Back: 'Dynamic' football ticket pricing at Cal in 1940
    published on Thu, 06 Aug 2015 00:41:57 GMT
    I was surprised, while turning the pages of the Berkeley Daily Gazette looking for 75 years ago items from August of 1940, to see the phrase "the year 2015." Was this a three-quarter of a century old typo? Not really....