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The Mercury News
Crime summaries for the July 29 Milpitas PostGreat Mall kiosk vandalized, burgled of $125 On July 20 at about 6:55 a.m., Mi
Crime summaries for the July 29 Milpitas Post
The Mercury News / Posted 10 hours ago
Great Mall kiosk vandalized, burgled of $125 On July 20 at about 6:55 a.m., Milpitas Police Department officers responded to the report of a burglary at a kiosk business at 447 Great Mall Drive. Police said a man cut the lock on a kiosk cover,... Read more
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Mountain View Voice
Acres of office spaceLos Altos approved more than 10 times as many homes as its housing element call
Acres of office space
Mountain View Voice / Posted 10 hours ago
Los Altos approved more than 10 times as many homes as its housing element called for in the highest income category. Milpitas approved nearly seven times as many high-end homes. The South Bay is at a "turning point" for facing the limits of... Read more
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Palo Alto Weekly
Palo Alto's Zhang looks to bring home a medal from Rioto take a step back and think about myself, my mental game and my strategy." Z
Palo Alto's Zhang looks to bring home a medal from Rio
Palo Alto Weekly / Posted 13 hours ago
to take a step back and think about myself, my mental game and my strategy." Zhang trains at the India Community Center in Milpitas, where she has learned from coach Massimo Constantini for the past six years. Constantini, who is also a coach on... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose man pleads 'not guilty' in ex-girlfriend's slayingdetermined there was enough evidence to proceed with his trial in connection to
San Jose man pleads 'not guilty' in ex-girlfriend's slaying
The Mercury News / Posted 13 hours ago
determined there was enough evidence to proceed with his trial in connection to the Oct. 5, 2015 murder of 20-year-old Milpitas resident Danica Bascos. At San Jose Hall of Justice, Nguyen, 26, entered a plea of "not guilty." Kalila Spain, the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Fremont man arrested on suspicion of possession of controlled substance for saleFremont man was arrested this week on drug-related charges following a car stop
Fremont man arrested on suspicion of possession of controlled substance for sale
The Mercury News / Posted 15 hours ago
Fremont man was arrested this week on drug-related charges following a car stop on the 1000 block of McCarthy Boulevard in Milpitas, Milpitas Police Department reported. At 12:39 a.m. Monday, a Milpitas police officer conducted a traffc stop on a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Traffic stop leads to meth for sale arrestA Milpitas man was arrested last week on suspicion of possession of methampheta
Traffic stop leads to meth for sale arrest
The Mercury News / Posted 15 hours ago
A Milpitas man was arrested last week on suspicion of possession of methamphetamine for sale and other drug charges following a car stop on the 901 block of South Main Street, Milpitas Police Department reported. On July 22 at 12:54 a.m., a Milpitas... Read more
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RFID Solutions
Elo Announces The I-Series For Windows Integrated Touchscreen ComputerApplications in Interactive Signage and Windows-Based Computing for Retail, Hos
Elo Announces The I-Series For Windows Integrated Touchscreen Computer
RFID Solutions / Posted 22 hours ago
Applications in Interactive Signage and Windows-Based Computing for Retail, Hospitality and Other Demanding Environments Milpitas, CA (Marketwired) - Elo, a global supplier of touchscreen solutions, today announced the availability of the... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Warranty Expires In the Middle Of Repair RequestNancy Yao from Milpitas says her new 55-inch HDTV started giving her trouble ju
Warranty Expires In the Middle Of Repair Request
NBC Bay Area / Posted yesterday
Nancy Yao from Milpitas says her new 55-inch HDTV started giving her trouble just before Costco’s 2-year warranty ran out. She says she called for service but wasn’t getting anywhere. And, in the middle of trying, the warranty ran out. When she... Read more
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The Mercury News
Santa Clara Co. jail allows Bay Area's first inmate advisory councilMILPITAS -- Members are elected to represent specific districts. A chairman rul
Santa Clara Co. jail allows Bay Area's first inmate advisory council
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
MILPITAS -- Members are elected to represent specific districts. A chairman rules meetings with an iron hand. And deviating from the agenda is a no-no. But unlike the city council or other government body, each representative in these particular... Read more
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Orange County Business Journal
WD Beats Targets; Yearly Sales, Profits Downmarket value of about $15.1 billion. Western Digital in May closed its record
WD Beats Targets; Yearly Sales, Profits Down
Orange County Business Journal / Posted yesterday
market value of about $15.1 billion. Western Digital in May closed its record $17 billion acquisition of SanDisk Corp. in Milpitas, creating one of the most diversified players in the volatile storage market. The buy followed Chinese regulators... Read more
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The Mercury News
City reports 11 percent water loss due to leaks, firefightingMilpitas City Council received a report last week about the amount of water the
City reports 11 percent water loss due to leaks, firefighting
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
Milpitas City Council received a report last week about the amount of water the city currently loses from the 245 miles of water pipes that run underneath its streets. During a special meeting on July 18, Milpitas City Engineer Steven Machida told... Read more
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The Mercury News
National Night Out takes place next ThursdayA block party at Selwyn Park near Dempsey Road attracts many attendees during M
National Night Out takes place next Thursday
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
A block party at Selwyn Park near Dempsey Road attracts many attendees during Milpitas' National Night Out event in 2015. Photo by Stoney Meagher In 2015, nearly 2,000 residents attended the anti-crime event. This year's National Night Out is... Read more
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The Mercury News
VTA: Test trains at Milpitas BART Station up and running in six monthson track to be completed by fall 2017. Here in town, test trains are expected t
VTA: Test trains at Milpitas BART Station up and running in six months
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
on track to be completed by fall 2017. Here in town, test trains are expected to run on tracks leading into and out of the Milpitas BART Station in about six months, according to Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority. The station, the newest... Read more
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The Mercury News
Man who jumped off bridge was Milpitas residentMENLO PARK -- The man who jumped from the Dumbarton Bridge in Menlo Park on Jul
Man who jumped off bridge was Milpitas resident
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
MENLO PARK -- The man who jumped from the Dumbarton Bridge in Menlo Park on July 16 was a Milpitas resident, according to the San Mateo County Coroner's Office. "The death was from drowning and ruled a suicide," said deputy coroner Holly Benedict.... Read more
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The Mercury News
Hillary Clinton struggles to endear herself to voterslikely become fodder for Trump -- and wouldn't win over Clinton skeptics like R
Hillary Clinton struggles to endear herself to voters
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
likely become fodder for Trump -- and wouldn't win over Clinton skeptics like Robert Potmesil, an independent voter from Milpitas who plans to cast his ballot for Gary Johnson of the Libertarian Party. "I can't tell you how much I hate Hillary... Read more
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Business Wire
Robbins Arroyo LLP: Acquisition of Linear Technology Corporation (LLTC) by Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) May Not Be in Shareholders' Best InterestsSAN DIEGO & MILPITAS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Shareholder rights attorneys at
Robbins Arroyo LLP: Acquisition of Linear Technology Corporation (LLTC) by Analog Devices, Inc. (ADI) May Not Be in Shareholders' Best Interests
Business Wire / Posted 2 days ago
SAN DIEGO & MILPITAS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Shareholder rights attorneys at Robbins Arroyo LLP are investigating the proposed acquisition of Linear Technology Corporation (NASDAQ: LLTC) by Analog Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADI). On July 26, 2016, the... Read more
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The Mercury News
BART may start running to San Jose in late 2017easily visible to drivers since we commonly pull people over and direct them of
BART may start running to San Jose in late 2017
The Mercury News / Posted 3 days ago
easily visible to drivers since we commonly pull people over and direct them off the freeway." Q Gary, I've seen signs in Milpitas on Calaveras Road indicating a closure until Dec. 31, 2017, at the Alameda-Santa Clara County line. Can you shed... Read more
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Converge! Network Digest
Analog Devices to Buy Linear Tech for $14.8 Billion ~ Converge! Network Digestanalog industry leader. The combined entity would have a market cap of $30 bill
Analog Devices to Buy Linear Tech for $14.8 Billion ~ Converge! Network Digest
Converge! Network Digest / Posted 3 days ago
analog industry leader. The combined entity would have a market cap of $30 billion. Linear Technology, which is based in Milpitas, California, produces power management, data conversion, signal conditioning, RF and interface ICs, µModule... Read more
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The Mercury News
Judge finalizes settlement in class-action suit over alleged landfill odorsalleged noxious odors, dust and air pollution that emanate from the Newby Islan
Judge finalizes settlement in class-action suit over alleged landfill odors
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
alleged noxious odors, dust and air pollution that emanate from the Newby Island Landfill and Resource Recovery Park on the Milpitas-San Jose border harm area residents was settled earlier this month. Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Peter... Read more
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The Mercury News
Milpitas' Concert in the park300 people gathered on July 12 to enjoy the music at the park near Yellowstone
Milpitas' Concert in the park
The Mercury News / Posted 4 days ago
300 people gathered on July 12 to enjoy the music at the park near Yellowstone Avenue. The performance was part of Milpitas Recreation Services' Summer Concert Series, which continues later this month. Next up, Big Blu Soul Revue, a soul,... Read more
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Fortune
What Do These 3 Companies Have in Common?Now Flex is attempting to reinvent itself by developing its own web-connected t
What Do These 3 Companies Have in Common?
Fortune / Posted 4 days ago
Now Flex is attempting to reinvent itself by developing its own web-connected technology. Its Customer Innovation Center in Milpitas, Calif., develops intellectual property for clients in addition to offering space and training to startups. Check... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
I played table tennis against a 16-old American Olympian — and I was not prepared for what he was about to throw at me.door. "You are pretty good!" Kanak tells me after I retrieve it. Kanak grew u
I played table tennis against a 16-old American Olympian — and I was not prepared for what he was about to throw at me.
Stamford Advocate / Posted 6 days ago
door. "You are pretty good!" Kanak tells me after I retrieve it. Kanak grew up near San Jose, California, in the city of Milpitas, to parents who had emigrated from India. His father, Arun, works at Oracle, and his mother — visiting Kanak in New... Read more
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Connecticut Post
I played table tennis against a 16-old American Olympian — and I was not prepared for what he was about to throw at me.door. "You are pretty good!" Kanak tells me after I retrieve it. Kanak grew u
I played table tennis against a 16-old American Olympian — and I was not prepared for what he was about to throw at me.
Connecticut Post / Posted 6 days ago
door. "You are pretty good!" Kanak tells me after I retrieve it. Kanak grew up near San Jose, California, in the city of Milpitas, to parents who had emigrated from India. His father, Arun, works at Oracle, and his mother — visiting Kanak in New... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
I played table tennis against a 16-old American Olympian — and I was not prepared for what he was about to throw at me.door. "You are pretty good!" Kanak tells me after I retrieve it. Kanak grew u
I played table tennis against a 16-old American Olympian — and I was not prepared for what he was about to throw at me.
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
door. "You are pretty good!" Kanak tells me after I retrieve it. Kanak grew up near San Jose, California, in the city of Milpitas, to parents who had emigrated from India. His father, Arun, works at Oracle, and his mother — visiting Kanak in New... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
Testimony Ends in PG&E Casedozens of question marks and missing data fields about the San Bruno Line 132 a
Testimony Ends in PG&E Case
NBC Bay Area / Posted 7 days ago
dozens of question marks and missing data fields about the San Bruno Line 132 and Line 109, which runs parallel from Milpitas north to San Francisco. Harrison said the although the spreadsheet data suggested missing data related to required... Read more
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The Mercury News
Milpitas crime is on the decrease in the city, police sayIn spite of rising crime rates throughout the Bay Area, Milpitas' crime rate de
Milpitas crime is on the decrease in the city, police say
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
In spite of rising crime rates throughout the Bay Area, Milpitas' crime rate decreased nearly 9 percent in 2015, due in part to more proactive policing efforts here, according to the city's top cop. In 2015, law enforcement agencies like San... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose man nabbed after swerving car toward cop cruiser, police sayA 23-year-old San Jose man was arrested last week on suspicion of swerving a ca
San Jose man nabbed after swerving car toward cop cruiser, police say
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
A 23-year-old San Jose man was arrested last week on suspicion of swerving a car toward a passing police cruiser, Milpitas Police Department reported. On July 12 at 7:45 p.m., an officer on patrol in the Yellowstone Avenue and South Park Victoria... Read more
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The Mercury News
Accused killer to plead 'not guilty' in ex-girlfriend's murder, defense sayssecond arraignment, after a judge determined there was enough evidence to proce
Accused killer to plead 'not guilty' in ex-girlfriend's murder, defense says
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
second arraignment, after a judge determined there was enough evidence to proceed with a trial in the murder of 20-year-old Milpitas resident Danica Bascos. On July 12, Superior Court Judge Shelyna V. Brown handed down a ruling that Nguyen, accused... Read more
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The Mercury News
Beresford Square shopping center gets makeoverAugust. Crews are working on re-roofing each store and installing new siding t
Beresford Square shopping center gets makeover
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
August. Crews are working on re-roofing each store and installing new siding to refresh the outside of the center at 45 N. Milpitas Blvd, across from city hall, according Milpitas Chief Building Official Keyvan Irannejad. The shopping center's... Read more
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Business Wire
IXYS Schedules Conference Call to Discuss Results for its Fiscal Quarter Ended June 30, 2016MILPITAS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IXYS Corporation (NASDAQ:IXYS) today announc
IXYS Schedules Conference Call to Discuss Results for its Fiscal Quarter Ended June 30, 2016
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
MILPITAS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IXYS Corporation (NASDAQ:IXYS) today announced that on Thursday, July 28, 2016 it will report its financial results for its fiscal quarter ended June 30, 2016. The press release will be followed by a conference call... Read more
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Business Wire
Eyefluence’s Jim Marggraff to Speak on Entertainment’s Latest Disruption at Future of StoryTelling SummitMILPITAS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Eyefluence, the creator and leader of eye-in
Eyefluence’s Jim Marggraff to Speak on Entertainment’s Latest Disruption at Future of StoryTelling Summit
Business Wire / Posted 7 days ago
MILPITAS, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Eyefluence, the creator and leader of eye-interaction technology for augmented reality (AR), virtual reality (VR) and mixed reality (MR) devices, today announced that CEO and founder Jim Marggraff will be speaking... Read more
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The Mercury News
Eleven more animal cruelty charges filed against accused cat killerEllis added. "But things are moving forward." Farmer has been in custody at th
Eleven more animal cruelty charges filed against accused cat killer
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
Ellis added. "But things are moving forward." Farmer has been in custody at the Elmwood Correctional Facility in Milpitas since he was arrested Oct. 8 near Hillsdale and Leigh avenues after police found him sleeping inside a car with a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Woman says she has gun, robs bank inside Safeway storeMILPITAS Ed Levin Park, 10:29 p.m. Monday A park ranger reported a green Ford
Woman says she has gun, robs bank inside Safeway store
The Mercury News / Posted 7 days ago
MILPITAS Ed Levin Park, 10:29 p.m. Monday A park ranger reported a green Ford Mustang in the park after closing time. Officers quickly responded and determined the car was stolen. A male and female were arrested for possessing a stolen... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
America's Olympic table tennis team hope to put the spin on competitionlot of people think it's a basement sport, you stand around and swing your arms
America's Olympic table tennis team hope to put the spin on competition
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 8 days ago
lot of people think it's a basement sport, you stand around and swing your arms wildly," competitor Lily Zhang of Milpitas told KTVU, "but it's so much more than that." Zhang, at 20, trains six hours a day. She and two other team members... Read more
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The Mercury News
City, garbage hauler vie for voter attention this fall over waste contract petitionApart from selecting a new mayor, council and school board, Milpitas voters thi
City, garbage hauler vie for voter attention this fall over waste contract petition
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
Apart from selecting a new mayor, council and school board, Milpitas voters this fall will also have to decide whether to affirm or deny the City Council's decision to start sending its waste to another location instead of the much closer Newby... Read more
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The Mercury News
Calendar for the July 22 Milpitas PostVisitors of the Milpitas Public Library at 160 N. Main St. can participate in a
Calendar for the July 22 Milpitas Post
The Mercury News / Posted 8 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 city attorney says residents' proposed water initiative is 'illegal'A 2-2 vote by Milpitas City Council on Monday has added further complications t
Milpitas city attorney says residents' proposed water initiative is 'illegal'
The Mercury News / Posted 8 days ago
A 2-2 vote by Milpitas City Council on Monday has added further complications to an initiative put forth by Milpitas residents calling for a return to the way the city used to bill water users here. During a special meeting at city hall, the council... Read more
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Daily Mail
How Stanford rape victim was grilled by Brock Turner's lawyerthe defense's 'twisted logic' in a statement. Turner, of Dayton, Ohio, was sen
How Stanford rape victim was grilled by Brock Turner's lawyer
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
the defense's 'twisted logic' in a statement. Turner, of Dayton, Ohio, was sentenced to six months in Elmwood Jail, in Milpitas, California, where the majority of the 3,500 inmates are housed in military barracks and tents. He will be required... Read more
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The Mercury News
Auto theft suspects arrestedA transient couple was arrested Monday on suspicion of possession of a stolen v
Auto theft suspects arrested
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
A transient couple was arrested Monday on suspicion of possession of a stolen vehicle at Ed Levin Park, Milpitas Police Department reported. At 10:29 p.m., a park ranger reported seeing someone in a green 1997 Ford Mustang parked at Ed R. Levin... Read more
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The Mercury News
Driver and passenger arrested after stolen car crashes into another vehiclewere fired. 17000 block of Walnut Grove Drive, 7:35 a.m. Friday A male was rep
Driver and passenger arrested after stolen car crashes into another vehicle
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
were fired. 17000 block of Walnut Grove Drive, 7:35 a.m. Friday A male was reported stabbed by another in a residence. milpitas 300 block of Ranch Drive, 6:07 a.m. July 13 Police spotted a car parked in the Walmart parking lot that was... Read more
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The Mercury News
Milestones for the July 15 Milpitas PostBy invitation, 55 dancers from Milpitas-based Jensen School of Performing Arts
Milestones for the July 15 Milpitas Post
The Mercury News / Posted 11 days ago
By invitation, 55 dancers from Milpitas-based Jensen School of Performing Arts performed on June 29 at Disney's California Adventure theme park in Anaheim, Calif. as part of a performing arts program. Photo courtesy of Disney By invitation, 55... Read more
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The Mercury News
Four cases of beer reported stolenmilpitas 900 block of East Calaveras Boulevard, 11:15 p.m. July 5 Officers obs
Four cases of beer reported stolen
The Mercury News / Posted 11 days ago
milpitas 900 block of East Calaveras Boulevard, 11:15 p.m. July 5 Officers observed a vehicle with four occupants they deemed suspicious. When the officers asked for their identification, they provided false information. Once they determined one of... Read more
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PhotonicsOnline
Wave2Wave Builds MXC Connector Technology Into EVO And EXO PlatformsMILPITAS, CALIF.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wave2Wave Solution, the leader and innovat
Wave2Wave Builds MXC Connector Technology Into EVO And EXO Platforms
PhotonicsOnline / Posted 11 days ago
MILPITAS, CALIF.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Wave2Wave Solution, the leader and innovator that connects key network elements in the world’s largest data centers, today announced the integration of MXC® connectors into its EVO® and EXO® platforms. This... Read more
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The Mercury News
Wedemeyer Classic: South beats North at Levi's StadiumHolton's TD as the North moved into South territory over the final four minutes
Wedemeyer Classic: South beats North at Levi's Stadium
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
Holton's TD as the North moved into South territory over the final four minutes of the second quarter, and Cesar Silva from Milpitas finished the drive off with a 47-yard field goal that split the uprights. Milpitas' Michael Pyle intercepted a pass... Read more
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The Mercury News
Mayor, two council positions up for grabs this NovemberThe four-week filing period to formally campaign as a candidate for Milpitas Ci
Mayor, two council positions up for grabs this November
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
The four-week filing period to formally campaign as a candidate for Milpitas City Council or mayor begins next Monday and runs through Friday, Aug. 12. Any Milpitas registered voter can declare himself or herself a candidate after submitting a... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose man nabbed after swerving car toward cop car, police sayA 23-year-old San Jose man was arrested this week on suspicion of swerving a ca
San Jose man nabbed after swerving car toward cop car, police say
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
A 23-year-old San Jose man was arrested this week on suspicion of swerving a car toward a passing police cruiser, Milpitas Police Department reported. On July 12 at 7:45 p.m., an officer on patrol in the Yellowstone Avenue and South Park Victoria... Read more
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The Mercury News
Two arrested for vehicle theft and identity theft, police sayCastro Valley woman were arrested this week at a Walmart parking lot on suspici
Two arrested for vehicle theft and identity theft, police say
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
Castro Valley woman were arrested this week at a Walmart parking lot on suspicion of vehicle theft and identity theft, the Milpitas Police Department reported. On July 13 at 6:07 a.m., an officer saw a silver 2015 Kia Optima rental car parked at... Read more
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The Mercury News
Crime summaries for the July 15 Milpitas PostOakland teen eyed for attempted assault of Dave & Buster's guard On July 6 at
Crime summaries for the July 15 Milpitas Post
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
Oakland teen eyed for attempted assault of Dave & Buster's guard On July 6 at about 11:45 p.m., Milpitas Police Department officers responded to a disturbance at Dave & Buster's restaurant at 940 Great Mall Drive. Police said 19-year-old Oakland... Read more
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The Mercury News
Drone demo at Milpitas Public LibraryMaster drone operator Alvin Alejandro demonstrates how to fly a drone outside M
Drone demo at Milpitas Public Library
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
Master drone operator Alvin Alejandro demonstrates how to fly a drone outside Milpitas Public Library on Saturday. Photo by Jubil Mathew Drone enthusiasts and newcomers to the hobby came out to Milpitas Public Library on Saturday to learn about the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Former HR director settles with Milpitas over federal workplace retaliation claimCarmen Valdez, the city's former human resources director who filed a federal c
Former HR director settles with Milpitas over federal workplace retaliation claim
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
Carmen Valdez, the city's former human resources director who filed a federal complaint in 2015 against Milpitas for alleged workplace retaliation on the part of City Manager Tom Williams, quietly settled with the city earlier this year. In... Read more
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