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The 700 block of Sixth Street in Gilroy is a well-maintained street with towering sycamores, spacious single-story homes, and an air of prosperity.
Officers are investigating the city's 21st homicide of the year after a man was shot and killed Monday afternoon in an area known for gang activity.
San Jose Police Sgt. Heather Randol said police received a report of about an "unresponsive" baby in a car in the 3700 block of Payne Avenue Three months after a 9-month-old boy died after being left in his father's SUV, the Santa Clara County District Attorney ruled on Monday that the dad will not be charged with the baby's death.
We know a fair amount about the drought that has now afflicted California for about three years: It has been the driest period since record-keeping began in the 19th Century.
Internet of @ThingsExpo has announced today that Chris Matthieu has been named tech chair of Internet of @ThingsExpo 2014 Silicon Valley.
While some Southwestern communities have seen protests against undocumented immigrant children being placed in their towns, Santa Clara County officials want to invite some of those children to come to the Silicon Valley.
"I consider it an art piece," said Michael Newland, a custom bike builder from Roseville.
Two men who died in separate South Bay traffic incidents this weekend were identified as San Jose residents by the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner-Coroner's Office on Sunday.
A five-alarm blaze that critically injured one person and damaged five commercial buildings near Spartan Stadium in San Jose was brought under control Saturday afternoon, a fire captain said.
A smoky wildland fire consumed 15 acres of brush and threatened homes around Almaden Quicksilver Park in South San Jose before being contained by firefighters Saturday afternoon.
One man was injured after he was shot in the abdomen Saturday after an argument on a residential street, Morgan Hill Police reported.
Joe Nijmeh stood outside his front door and glanced uneasily at Payne Avenue. It's still difficult for him to look at where the SUV had been parked that day with a 9-month-old child forgotten inside.
Nancy Pippenger and Marcia Perez live thousands of miles apart but have the same complaint: Doctors who treated them last year won't take their insurance now, even though they haven't changed insurers.
A man in his mid-20s suffered major injuries early Saturday after he was hit by a California Highway Patrol car while crossing Highway 101 in San Jose.
Gene Sakahara and Sam Bozzo, of Gilroy, always greeted each other each year at the Gilroy Garlic Festival with shouts of "Saka!" "Bozzo!" and a chest bump.
Updated: Tue Jul 29, 2014 02:55 am
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