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2 hrs ago | Santa Cruz Sentinel
SEASIDE >> Maybe it's because her father set the example to always help somebody in need.
6 hrs ago | Mercury-Register
VINA >> The monks of New Clairvaux Abbey will celebrate the eighth annual Blessing of the Grapes ceremony 5:30-8 p.m. Friday.
10 hrs ago | Los Gatos Weekly-Times
The blaze, which has elicited five alarms, was reported at 11:22 a.m. at a two-story home in the 4300 block of Hampshire Place, nestled just northeast of the major intersection of Almaden Expressway and Branham Lane.
14 hrs ago | B104
Guitarist Michael Clifford unfortunately couldn't make it because he's ill. 'One morning, we got up and he was gone,' joked the band.
15 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area
The attorney for a man charged with his brother in the 1989 murder of the man's wife in San Jose said today that prosecutors want to consolidate the criminal cases because their cases against each man individually are "weak."
19 hrs ago | San Jose Mercury News
And now for something completely different. The sublimely silly Monty Python spoof "Spamalot" is holding court at City Lights Theater Company in San Jose through Aug. 31. While Jeffrey Bracco's exuberant revival lacks the comic virtuosity of the original Broadway version, there's no denying the sheer giggle-inducing catharsis of spending a few ... (more)
Police are asking the public's help in finding a missing Wisconsin woman who was in the Bay Area on business.
A woman killed last week when her car was the last of eight to be hit or dragged by an out-of-control big rig on Highway 152 has been identified as 65-year-old Gilroy resident Barbara Foster, according to the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner-Coroner's Office.
Crews from the San Jose Fire Department and the statewide Cal Fire are battling a grass fire in the east foothills north of Alum Rock Park on Tuesday afternoon, authorities said.
The boy died of heat stroke. Santa Clara County District Attorney Jeff Rosen announced on Monday that his office will not file criminal charges against the dad.
Arcade Fire, one of the world's most popular modern-rock troupes, has been a regular presence in the Bay Area in recent months.
Stanford students march back to White Plaza after assembling outside of Vice Provost Greg Boardman's office to demand better protections for victims of sexual assault, during a rally at the plaza on June 5, 2014.
Google Inc. was sued by Max Mosley at a London court for showing images of the former Formula One president at a sex party.
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.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 10:30 pm
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