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The Mercury News
Two more Santa Clara County correctional deputies on leave for alleged abuseMILPITAS -- Two female correctional deputies were placed on administrative leav
Two more Santa Clara County correctional deputies on leave for alleged abuse
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
MILPITAS -- Two female correctional deputies were placed on administrative leave this week following allegations they abused a woman inmate at the Elmwood Correctional Complex, a source familiar with the investigation told this newspaper late... Read more
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The Mercury News
Milpitas residents' water rate petition certified for fall electionAn initiative, which could conceivably require City of Milpitas to jettison app
Milpitas residents' water rate petition certified for fall election
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
An initiative, which could conceivably require City of Milpitas to jettison approved water rate fee increases for residents and businesses that took affect in January, has enough support from Milpitas residents to put it on the Nov. 8 ballot,... Read more
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The Mercury News
City, school district OK joint-use agreement for McCandless ParkIn the next big step taken to see a school and park on the 1700 block of McCand
City, school district OK joint-use agreement for McCandless Park
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
In the next big step taken to see a school and park on the 1700 block of McCandless Drive in southern Milpitas, city and school officials approved a joint-use agreement at their respective meetings this month. City of Milpitas owns the nearly... Read more
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The Mercury News
based fiber optics firm renames itselfEarlier this year, Realm Communications Group Inc., a Milpitas-based fiber opti
based fiber optics firm renames itself
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
Earlier this year, Realm Communications Group Inc., a Milpitas-based fiber optic company, was acquired by a Swiss-based information and communications firm. On June 10, Reichle & De-Massai Holding AG held a grand opening of Realm -- renaming it R&M... Read more
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The Mercury News
As rents rise, nonprofits struggle to stay in the Bay Areavariety of resident environmental nonprofits, and the Sobrato Organization, whi
As rents rise, nonprofits struggle to stay in the Bay Area
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
variety of resident environmental nonprofits, and the Sobrato Organization, which provides low-cost space to nonprofits in Milpitas, San Jose and Redwood Shores, are becoming popular ways for nonprofits to save money and pool resources. The... Read more
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Philboxing
Prince Albert confident of a winand Greet schedules with brother and Fists of the Future co-main fighter Jason
Prince Albert confident of a win
Philboxing / Posted 3 days ago
and Greet schedules with brother and Fists of the Future co-main fighter Jason Pagara this Friday, June 24th at Seafood City in Milpitas, CA at 12 noon and on Saturday, 5pm at the Serramonte Mall in Daly City. Recent PhilBoxing.com In-House articl... Read more
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The Mercury News
Milpitas to start negotiations with four garbage collectorsDespite a referendum measure set to appear on the Nov. 8 ballot challenging Mil
Milpitas to start negotiations with four garbage collectors
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
Despite a referendum measure set to appear on the Nov. 8 ballot challenging Milpitas City Council's recent decision to send the city's waste to a south San Jose landfill instead of Newby Island, the city is continuing negotiations with four garbage... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose man accused of killing ex-girlfriend appears in Milpitas courtMilpitas resident Daniel Bascos remembers the last time he saw his only child,
San Jose man accused of killing ex-girlfriend appears in Milpitas court
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
Milpitas resident Daniel Bascos remembers the last time he saw his only child, Danica, laughing and smiling, after a trip to Half Moon Bay, it was Oct. 4, 2015. When he went to bed that night, he did not know he would find his daughter dead the next... Read more
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The Mercury News
Fourth of July events: Bay Area parades, fireworks and more1-4 p.m. "Waving the Red, White & Blue" Pool party. $2. 7-9 p.m. "Red, White &
Fourth of July events: Bay Area parades, fireworks and more
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
1-4 p.m. "Waving the Red, White & Blue" Pool party. $2. 7-9 p.m. "Red, White & Boom" Fireworks and concert. $3. Milpitas Sports Center, 1325 E. Calaveras Blvd. http://www.milpitaschamber.com. Monterey Firefighters Charity Pancake... Read more
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The Mercury News
High school softball: Pioneer's Holly Azevedo is Mercury News player of yearPula, Evergreen Valley; Grace Ramey, Leland; Lilliana Resendez, Mt. Pleasant; K
High school softball: Pioneer's Holly Azevedo is Mercury News player of year
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
Pula, Evergreen Valley; Grace Ramey, Leland; Lilliana Resendez, Mt. Pleasant; Kayla Rooney, Sobrato; Gwyneth Savella-Dye, Milpitas; Carolyn Skotz, Presentation; Sydney Solis, Pioneer; Kaylin Stewart, Archbishop Mitty; Allie Stines, Capuchino; Tara... Read more
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The Mercury News
High school baseball: St. Francis' Jeremy Ydens is Mercury News player of yearBranham; Jamie Kruger, Woodside; Matt Lavorini, Terra Nova; Nate Loro, Los Gato
High school baseball: St. Francis' Jeremy Ydens is Mercury News player of year
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
Branham; Jamie Kruger, Woodside; Matt Lavorini, Terra Nova; Nate Loro, Los Gatos; Tyler Lunsford, Westmont; John Macaulay, Milpitas; Myles Marciel, Santa Teresa; Andrew Meggs, Leland; Johnny Mendoza, St. Francis; Jared Milch, Terra Nova; Robert... Read more
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The Mercury News
How to stop I-680 line-jumpers in Fremontfive years from now either. Or 10. A Boy, are you depressing -- but you may be
How to stop I-680 line-jumpers in Fremont
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
five years from now either. Or 10. A Boy, are you depressing -- but you may be right. The widening of 680 northbound from Milpitas to Fremont will be under way in perhaps four to six years. There are also plans for a fourth lane in both directions... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
China’s hacking decline signals new era — or just shift in tacticsbeing based in China or operating in support of Chinese interests, going back m
China’s hacking decline signals new era — or just shift in tactics
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 5 days ago
being based in China or operating in support of Chinese interests, going back more than three years. The company, based in Milpitas, California, said it monitored 262 incidents of network compromise, in which groups got remote entry into a target’s... Read more
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The Mercury News
Hayward: Pilot's ID confirmed; witness says plane turned to avoid crash into homeswas a former director of investor relations for San Jose-based Atmel Corp., and
Hayward: Pilot's ID confirmed; witness says plane turned to avoid crash into homes
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
was a former director of investor relations for San Jose-based Atmel Corp., and handled investor relations and business analysis for Milpitas-based LSI Logic, his LinkedIn page. Contact Rick Hurd at 925-945-4789 and follow him at Twitter.com/3... Read more
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Business Wire
Paperspace Expands Public Cloud with CoreSiteSilicon Valley data center market is comprised of operational facilities in San
Paperspace Expands Public Cloud with CoreSite
Business Wire / Posted 5 days ago
Silicon Valley data center market is comprised of operational facilities in Santa Clara, San Jose, and Milpitas, with an additional two data centers in Santa Clara currently under construction. When completed, these seven... Read more
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The Mercury News
Council appoints to city's veterans, telecommunications panelscommission, which serves a term of three years, and meet on a quarterly basis,
Council appoints to city's veterans, telecommunications panels
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
commission, which serves a term of three years, and meet on a quarterly basis, is focused on improving the lives of Milpitas' veterans. Typically, the city's volunteer panels are comprised of Milpitas residents who offer policy and... Read more
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The Mercury News
Plane that crashed on Hayward BART tracks registered to Bay Area resident.director of investor relations for San Jose-based Atmel Corp., and handled inve
Plane that crashed on Hayward BART tracks registered to Bay Area resident.
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
director of investor relations for San Jose-based Atmel Corp., and handled investor relations and business analysis for Milpitas-based LSI Logic. He was a former U.S. Navy lieutenant, a UC Berkeley and Santa Clara University graduate, and an... Read more
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The Mercury News
City engineering department continues to outsource workMuch as it has in recent weeks, Milpitas continues to outsource large aspects o
City engineering department continues to outsource work
The Mercury News / Posted 6 days ago
Much as it has in recent weeks, Milpitas continues to outsource large aspects of its city engineering work to outside consulting companies in an apparent effort to fill a staffing shortage. Milpitas City Council voted unanimously on consent June 7... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Here are the tech companies most likely to get acquired next, according to Goldman Sachscap: $1.5 billion What: Lumentum makes and sells lasers and fiber-optics parts
Here are the tech companies most likely to get acquired next, according to Goldman Sachs
Stamford Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
cap: $1.5 billion What: Lumentum makes and sells lasers and fiber-optics parts. Recent news: This company, based in Milpitas, California, reported revenue of $230.4 million for the three months to April 2, up 16% year on year. The company... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Here are the tech companies most likely to get acquired next, according to Goldman Sachscap: $1.5 billion What: Lumentum makes and sells lasers and fiber-optics parts
Here are the tech companies most likely to get acquired next, according to Goldman Sachs
Connecticut Post / Posted 7 days ago
cap: $1.5 billion What: Lumentum makes and sells lasers and fiber-optics parts. Recent news: This company, based in Milpitas, California, reported revenue of $230.4 million for the three months to April 2, up 16% year on year. The company... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Here are the tech companies most likely to get acquired next, according to Goldman Sachscap: $1.5 billion What: Lumentum makes and sells lasers and fiber-optics parts
Here are the tech companies most likely to get acquired next, according to Goldman Sachs
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
cap: $1.5 billion What: Lumentum makes and sells lasers and fiber-optics parts. Recent news: This company, based in Milpitas, California, reported revenue of $230.4 million for the three months to April 2, up 16% year on year. The company... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bay Area still ripe for dangerous summer firesPalo Alto and Fremont been blessed with rainfall near historic averages, and in
Bay Area still ripe for dangerous summer fires
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
Palo Alto and Fremont been blessed with rainfall near historic averages, and in some areas rain has even exceeded average. Milpitas' rainfall since July 1 is 124 percent of its norm. Despite that, the drought's impacts linger. Moritz said the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Veterans commission donates $1,000 to local nonprofitMilpitas Food Pantry, which provides food assistance and services to residents
Veterans commission donates $1,000 to local nonprofit
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
Milpitas Food Pantry, which provides food assistance and services to residents of Milpitas and Alviso, this week received monies to better assist in-need military veterans. Milpitas City Council voted unanimously on consent June 7 to approve a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Calendar for the June 17 Milpitas PostVisitors of the Milpitas Public Library at 160 N. Main St. can participate in a
Calendar for the June 17 Milpitas Post
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
Visitors of the Milpitas Public Library at 160 N. Main St. can participate in a free English as a second language club on Fridays, 10-11 a.m. Librarians and fellow learners will help them improve English listening and speaking skills. This is for... Read more
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The Mercury News
Milpitas residents ask for a return to a tiered water rate systemMilpitas residents angered by Milpitas City Council's approved municipal water
Milpitas residents ask for a return to a tiered water rate system
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
Milpitas residents angered by Milpitas City Council's approved municipal water rate increase last year -- that some say will detrimentally increase their fees more than 100 percent -- look to put the issue to voters on the November ballot. Residents... Read more
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The Mercury News
Australian Olympic swimmers practice at Milptias high school's poolpreparation for the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro this August, five members o
Australian Olympic swimmers practice at Milptias high school's pool
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
preparation for the Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro this August, five members of the Australian swim team practiced at the Milpitas High School Aquatic Center on June 6. Participants in the light workout were medal hopefuls Jessica Ashwood, Jared... Read more
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The Mercury News
Milpitas High School senior turns life around, heads to Sonoma State this fallGiovanni Rojas, a Milpitas High School class of 2016 graduate, has overcome a l
Milpitas High School senior turns life around, heads to Sonoma State this fall
The Mercury News / Posted 9 days ago
Giovanni Rojas, a Milpitas High School class of 2016 graduate, has overcome a lot of obstacles in the past four years, which involved him having to approach his life and academics in a completely different way. Rojas, 17, grew up in Milpitas where... Read more
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The Mercury News
Police approved for new equipment through public safety grantUpon obtaining new state-level grant monies, Milpitas Police Department will be
Police approved for new equipment through public safety grant
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
Upon obtaining new state-level grant monies, Milpitas Police Department will be able to purchase new technology and provide more highly trained staff to help fight crime in the city. Milpitas City Council voted unanimously on consent June 7 to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Widowed Milpitas man raising awareness of rare childbirth emergencyFollowing the sudden death of his wife, Lynn Welker, last month due to complica
Widowed Milpitas man raising awareness of rare childbirth emergency
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
Following the sudden death of his wife, Lynn Welker, last month due to complications from childbirth, longtime Milpitas resident Eric Welker is trying to help others by raising awareness for amniotic fluid embolisms -- one of which is believed to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Milpitas explores increasing minimum wage as part of countywide effortThe debate over raising the minimum wage in Milpitas to match the skyrocketing
Milpitas explores increasing minimum wage as part of countywide effort
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
The debate over raising the minimum wage in Milpitas to match the skyrocketing cost of living here and throughout the Bay Area will continue into the summer. Milpitas City Council received a report on June 7 regarding a Santa Clara County study on a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Preliminary hearing begins for San Jose man accused of killing ex-girlfriendThe preliminary hearing for San Jose resident Kevin Van Nguyen, accused of kill
Preliminary hearing begins for San Jose man accused of killing ex-girlfriend
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
The preliminary hearing for San Jose resident Kevin Van Nguyen, accused of killing his ex-girlfriend and Milpitas resident Danica Bascos last fall, is expected to continue today (June 17). The preliminary hearing began Thursday (June 16) for Nguyen,... Read more
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The Mercury News
'Third party' knocks down poles, power lines, leaving 2,700 customers without power, PG&E saysMilpitas police and fire departments responded to a report of downed power line
'Third party' knocks down poles, power lines, leaving 2,700 customers without power, PG&E says
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
Milpitas police and fire departments responded to a report of downed power lines and poles on the 700 block of Berryessa Street earlier this afternoon (June 15). The downed equipment caused power outages, which began at about 12:25 p.m. for around... Read more
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Daily Mail
Stanford women's swim team was' wary of Brock Turner before trial'found guilty on three counts of rape, is currently incarcerated in Elmwood Jail
Stanford women's swim team was' wary of Brock Turner before trial'
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
found guilty on three counts of rape, is currently incarcerated in Elmwood Jail, a minimum to medium security facility, in Milpitas, California. However, Daily Mail Online revealed earlier this week that he will serve just three months of his... Read more
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The Mercury News
Milpitas Superintendent heads to Santa Barbara School District in JulyMilpitas Unified School District Superintendent Cary Matsuoka will be leaving a
Milpitas Superintendent heads to Santa Barbara School District in July
The Mercury News / Posted 11 days ago
Milpitas Unified School District Superintendent Cary Matsuoka will be leaving after five years on the job to become the new superintendent of the Santa Barbara Unified School District next month. Milpitas Unified's Board of Education accepted... Read more
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KCBA FOX 35 Salinas
San Jose motorcycle officer dies in traffic accidentthe driver of the minivan remained on-scene and is cooperating with investigato
San Jose motorcycle officer dies in traffic accident
KCBA FOX 35 Salinas / Posted 11 days ago
the driver of the minivan remained on-scene and is cooperating with investigators. Police officials from Campbell, Gilroy, Milpitas, Morgan Hill, Santa Clara and Sunnyvale joined the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Department and District Attorney’s... Read more
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Reuters
FireEye rejected multiple buyout offers this yearfor offers of $30 per share or more, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar
FireEye rejected multiple buyout offers this year
Reuters / Posted 11 days ago
for offers of $30 per share or more, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter. (bloom.bg/1Oq8nBs) Milpitas, California-based FireEye shares closed 4 percent higher at $16.05 on Wednesday, valuing the company at about $2.66... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
'Shame on you:' Juror writes letter to judge after Stanford...Aaron Persky with his reaction to the sentence in the case. Persky, 54, senten
'Shame on you:' Juror writes letter to judge after Stanford...
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 11 days ago
Aaron Persky with his reaction to the sentence in the case. Persky, 54, sentenced Turner to six months at Elmwood Jail in Milpitas, California, and three years of probation -- a sentence the juror described as a "ridiculously lenient." Some have... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
'Shame on you:' Juror writes letter to judge after Stanford...Aaron Persky with his reaction to the sentence in the case. Persky, 54, senten
'Shame on you:' Juror writes letter to judge after Stanford...
Dayton Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
Aaron Persky with his reaction to the sentence in the case. Persky, 54, sentenced Turner to six months at Elmwood Jail in Milpitas, California, and three years of probation -- a sentence the juror described as a "ridiculously lenient." Some have... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Filipino sketch artist shines in Finding Doryroots and come home to the Philippines. Born in Manila, Paul moved to Californ
Filipino sketch artist shines in Finding Dory
Pilipino Star / Posted 11 days ago
roots and come home to the Philippines. Born in Manila, Paul moved to California at the age of seven, and was raised in Milpitas and San Jose, California. Even though he practically grew up in the US, he never really forgot his place of birth... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
'Shame on you:' Juror writes letter to judge after Stanford...Aaron Persky with his reaction to the sentence in the case. Persky, 54, senten
'Shame on you:' Juror writes letter to judge after Stanford...
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 11 days ago
Aaron Persky with his reaction to the sentence in the case. Persky, 54, sentenced Turner to six months at Elmwood Jail in Milpitas, California, and three years of probation -- a sentence the juror described as a "ridiculously lenient." Some have... Read more
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The Mercury News
Campbell auto shop auction is a prelude to redevelopmentsoda machine found sitting against a wall, which Garcia said was worth at least
Campbell auto shop auction is a prelude to redevelopment
The Mercury News / Posted 11 days ago
soda machine found sitting against a wall, which Garcia said was worth at least $500, sold in a lot for less than $200. Milpitas resident Robert Hasson went through every nook and cranny of the auto shop with a flashlight. "I'm looking for a... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara Unified School District Welcomes New SuperintendentHe now has ten years of experience as a superintendent in two districts: Los Ga
Santa Barbara Unified School District Welcomes New Superintendent
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 12 days ago
He now has ten years of experience as a superintendent in two districts: Los Gatos-Saratoga High School District and Milpitas Unified School District. And, the Matsuoka family has ties to Santa Barbara: His wife of 36 years, Polly, is a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Suspects arrested on mail theft chargesA Bay Area couple was arrested last week on suspicion of mail theft, identity t
Suspects arrested on mail theft charges
The Mercury News / Posted 12 days ago
A Bay Area couple was arrested last week on suspicion of mail theft, identity theft and conspiracy on Milpitas' Singley Drive, Milpitas Police Department reported. On June 8 at 4:15 a.m., a witness reported seeing two people rummaging through... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
SJPD Seeking Man Holding 'Racist Drumpf' Signand 17, were arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon/ Two 16-yea
SJPD Seeking Man Holding 'Racist Drumpf' Sign
NBC Bay Area / Posted 12 days ago
and 17, were arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon/ Two 16-year-olds, one from San Jose and the other from Milpitas, were arrested on suspicion of battery. The violence at the rally also left a police officer with a minor injury to... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
It’s the simple pleasures. . .Tom Sizemore, Eric Roberts, and Clifton Powell – along with Placencia. A movie
It’s the simple pleasures. . .
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 12 days ago
Tom Sizemore, Eric Roberts, and Clifton Powell – along with Placencia. A movie premiere takes place Sunday, June 12, at 5 p.m. in Milpitas. The former football star now looks to make his hits on the big screen. “It’s not Where ya do, It’s What ya... Read more
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Daily Mail
Rapist Brock Turner seen smiling in 'best legs' photo in his yearbookfound guilty on three counts of rape, is currently incarcerated in Elmwood Jail
Rapist Brock Turner seen smiling in 'best legs' photo in his yearbook
Daily Mail / Posted 12 days ago
found guilty on three counts of rape, is currently incarcerated in Elmwood Jail, a minimum to medium security facility, in Milpitas, California. However, Daily Mail Online revealed earlier this week that he will serve just three months of his... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Police release photos of 3 more suspects wanted for assaults at Trump rallyarrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, police said. Two 16 yea
Police release photos of 3 more suspects wanted for assaults at Trump rally
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, police said. Two 16 year olds, one from San Jose and the other from Milpitas, were arrested on suspicion of separate battery incidents, according to police. The violence at the rally also left... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
San Jose police release 3 more suspect photos in Trump rally assaultsarrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, police said. Two 16 yea
San Jose police release 3 more suspect photos in Trump rally assaults
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 13 days ago
arrested on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, police said. Two 16 year olds, one from San Jose and the other from Milpitas, were arrested on suspicion of separate battery incidents, according to police. The violence at the rally also left... Read more
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The Mercury News
Water Wise: Santa Clara Valley Water District's construction season gets under wayeffort to upgrade all its major components. Use water wisely, Richard P. Sant
Water Wise: Santa Clara Valley Water District's construction season gets under way
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
effort to upgrade all its major components. Use water wisely, Richard P. Santos Richard Santos is the District 3 representative for the northern areas of Sunnyvale and Santa Clara, Alviso, Milpitas, and the north San Jose and Berryessa communiti... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose duo arrested for auto theft at local hotelTwo men were arrested over the weekend for auto theft outside the Embassy Suite
San Jose duo arrested for auto theft at local hotel
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
Two men were arrested over the weekend for auto theft outside the Embassy Suites hotel at 901 E. Calaveras Blvd., Milpitas Police Department reported. On Saturday at 4:27 a.m., a police officer was conducting patrol checks at the hotel for auto... Read more
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