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  • Palma dominates Willow Glen
    published on Sat, 20 Sep 2014 05:40:51 GMT
    Palma running back Emilio Martinez runs for a touchdown in the first half against Willow Glen on Friday. SALINAS >> The Palma Chieftains established a couple of things fairly early in Friday's non-conference football game at Rabobank Stadium....
  • "All Clear" Given Following Bomb Threat at San Jose School
    published on Fri, 19 Sep 2014 23:42:44 GMT
    Andrew Hill High School in East San Jose was being evacuated and students escorted to another school as police investigated a bomb threat, Friday, Sept. 19, 2014....
  • Police describe earlier visit to Ray McDonald's home
    published on Thu, 18 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    San Francisco 49er defensive end Ray McDonald is seen in an undated photo provided by the San Jose Police Department. McDonald, 29, was arrested early Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014 by San Jose Police on felony domestic violence charges....
  • Police say they visited 49ers' Ray McDonald after May incident
    published on Fri, 19 Sep 2014 06:49:02 GMT
    Three months before 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald was arrested at his San Jose home on suspicion of felony domestic violence, police responded at the residence to deal with an altercation in which an engaged couple argued and the woman grabbed the man's gun and "held it at her side," police said Thursday. On May 25, just after 8 p.m., a "disturbance" occurred at McDonald's home at 2516 Bentley Ridge Drive, according to a brief police report released to the media....
  • 2nd incident at McDonald's home
    published on Fri, 19 Sep 2014 01:13:51 GMT
    San Francisco 49er defensive end Ray McDonald is seen in an undated photo provided by the San Jose Police Department. McDonald, 29, was arrested early Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014 by San Jose Police on felony domestic violence charges....
  • San Jose Avenue: Where the Street is Quiet and Business is Good
    published on Thu, 18 Sep 2014 22:41:37 GMT
    San Jose Avenue features the BART station, Balboa Park, classic 1920's houses and a few shops quietly doing business parallel to the raised Interstate 280 freeway. I recently took a tour of the avenue to get a better feel for its character....
  • Sports on the Side
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 08:30:18 GMT
    The Mountain View Los Altos Soccer Club's inaugural MVLA Golf Classic is scheduled Nov. 3 at Los Altos Golf & Country Club, 1560 Country Club Drive. The event includes a round of golf, dinner prepared by Chef Gary Roth and an awards presentation with silent auction and raffle....
  • Sony bolsters its 4K arsenal, adds over 300 hours of content for its latest UHD TVs
    published on Tue, 16 Sep 2014 20:03:05 GMT
    Sony has added another helping of 4K content to its already industry-leading collection, signing an agreement with NanoTech Entertainment that will see NanoTech's 4K video-on-demand service/content library integrated into Sony's 2014 4K TVs. The new content is slated to land in Sony TVs later this month....
  • Plank bringing food, bocce, bowling to Oakland; Stumpy's highbrow burgers, dogs in San Jose
    published on Fri, 12 Sep 2014 18:30:31 GMT
    Beer, bocce: A cool new food-and-entertainment hub -- beer garden meets bocce court meets bowling alley -- is taking over a prime spot at Oakland's Jack London Square, the long-vacant Barnes & Noble space. Called Plank, this 50,000-square-foot venture will combine an outdoor hangout with indoor entertainment and a rooftop event space ....
  • Herhold: San Jose should let Bay 101 go
    published on Sun, 14 Sep 2014 14:23:49 GMT
    If you follow college football, you know the option play: The quarterback runs laterally in an attempt to unsettle the opposing linemen. If they come after him, he tosses the ball to a running back....
  • High School Playbook Blitz 2014 Week 2
    published on Sat, 13 Sep 2014 12:23:12 GMT
    FORMER WHITE HOUSE CHIEF OF STAFF...THANK YOU LEON...BY THE WAY ...SECRETARY PANETTA HAS A BOOK COMING OUT NEXT MONTH. IT'S WEEK TWO FOR HIGH SCHOOL PLAYBOOK BLITZ PERHAPS THE BUSIEST FRIDAY NIGHT OF THE SEASON FOR HIGH SCHOOL FOOTBALL SO LETS GET RIGHT TONIGHT.... TONIGHT WE BEGIN WITH A NON LEAGUE BATTLE IN EAST SALINAS IT'S THE ALISAL TROJANS AT HOME AGAINST THE EAGLES FROM ALVAREZ....
  • Pizarro: Artistic collaboration between City Lights Theater Company...
    published on Fri, 12 Sep 2014 19:07:55 GMT
    With its new show, "Art," opening next week, City Lights Theater Company just had to look around the block in downtown San Jose to find a creative collaborator in the Institute of Contemporary Art. The Yasmina Reza comedy, which opens Thursday, deals with friendship, contemporary art collecting and the limits of both....
  • Agnews: Celebration of land purchase for San Jose parks, Santa Clara schools set for Friday
    published on Thu, 11 Sep 2014 22:12:51 GMT
    Marking a triumph some thought they would never witness, the city of San Jose and the Santa Clara Unified School District on Friday will celebrate the acquisition of land for a regional park and two new schools, all on the old Agnews Developmental Center property. "I'm elated," said school trustee Jim Canova, who has seen three successive superintendents immersed in negotiations over the site....
  • Blotter: Driver seen masturbating in Campbell
    published on Thu, 11 Sep 2014 01:06:55 GMT
    Sept. 7, 8:39 p.m. E. Hamilton Avenue. A man was placed under arrest by loss prevention for stolen merchandise....
  • Darren Sabedra: Valley Christian football jumps to No. 1
    published on Thu, 11 Sep 2014 00:01:31 GMT
    Valley Christian's Michael Machado passes against Archbishop Mitty in a Central Coast Section Open Division semifinal football game at Independence High Friday night, Nov. 29, 2013, in San Jose, Calif. When Valley Christian plays at Oak Grove on Friday night, Mike Machado knows what he does not want to see -- a total rewind of last week's game....
  • Lions, Hoekstra ready to run as they chase a division championship
    published on Wed, 03 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Under the watchful eye of head football coach Kevin Collins, the Lincoln High football team has won its fair share of games. Throughout his tenure, great backs seem to reload from year to year, keeping the Lions' power running attack churning along from one class to the next....
  • Driver Charged With DUI After Striking CHP Officer
    published on Tue, 09 Sep 2014 18:14:19 GMT
    A 30-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence after the California Highway Patrol said he veered into a motorcycle officer escorting Mexico's National Soccer Team back to their hotel from Levi's Stadium. Gerardo Gonzalez Corona of Hayward was driving a silver Mercedes Benz on Saturday about 10:30 p.m. when he struck CHP Officer John Darling's motorcycle on Stars and Stripes Drive, just north of Tasman Drive, according to CHP spokesman Ross Lee....
  • AVAC Announces the Return of its Supersprint Triathlon
    published on Tue, 09 Sep 2014 11:41:17 GMT
    Run meet-ups, cycle/run combo classes and adult triathlon swim club available to help residents train; triathlon to benefit San Jose's Turning Wheels for Kids organization The Almaden Valley Athletic Club , the Bay Area's premier, award-winning family facility offering total health, fitness and wellness programs for all ages, today announced the return of its popular Supersprint Triathlon to be held on Saturday, February 28, 2015 after a 10-year hiatus. San Jose residents interested in training ...
  • Ex'pression College Graduate Named MLB.com's Director of Broadcast...
    published on Tue, 09 Sep 2014 04:39:43 GMT
    Ex'pression College Graduate Pedram Talai has been named the Director of Broadcast Engineering for Major League Baseball Advanced Media/MLB.com. Talai, who earned a Bachelor of Sound Arts degree from Ex'pression in 2007, is in charge of both East Coast and West Coast transmission operations and broadcast engineering for all MLB games, as well as events on ESPN3, WWE Network, Top Rank Boxing, CBS March Madness/Masters, Row 44, and many more....
  • Traffic Jammin' with Janis Mara - Traffic Signals, CHP's New...
    published on Mon, 08 Sep 2014 21:20:47 GMT
    It runs every Monday at 2pm and answers your commuting and transportation questions. COMMUTER: The trees on westbound Willow Pass Road from Galindo to Fry Way block the sightline to see the traffic signals....