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Milpitas' 9th annual Middle Eastern and Greek Food Fest gets fired up
Milpitas residents looking to try some freshly made gyros, kabobs and other veggie and meat dishes from different regions in the Middle East and Greece can come to the Middle Eastern and Greek Food Fest Sept.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Milpitas crime summaries for Aug. 29 issue
On Aug. 19 at about 6:15 a.m., Milpitas Police Department officers responded to a burglary at a construction site on the 1300 block of South Park Victoria Drive.
Milpitas' longtime community librarian retires
Retiring Community Librarian Linda Arbaugh and her husband Dana plan to travel after her retirement today.
Milpitas city, school district officials meet to discuss new school site sale
It appears City of Milpitas and Milpitas Unified School District will move forward together in a new spirit of cooperation toward building a kindergarten through sixth grade school in southern Milpitas.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Spangler teacher lauded with Leo B. Murphy Award
Anthony Spangler Elementary School teacher Oona Cadorin was presented with the 14th annual Leo B. Murphy Teacher of the Year award, and a plaque bearing her name was unveiled at a ceremony at the Milpitas Public Library on Monday, Aug. 11 in front of her family, co-workers, school and city officials and community members.
Milpitas crime summaries for the Aug. 22 edition
On Aug. 12 at about 11 a.m., a 56-year-old San Jose woman allegedly received a phone call from a man claiming to be from the U.S. Treasury Department.
Oakland women arrested on residential burglary charges in Milpitas
Three Oakland women were arrested following a residential burglary that occurred in north Milpitas last week, Milpitas Police Department reported.
Gilroy man arrested for car theft in Milpitas
Isaac Joel Carrillo, a 30-year-old Gilroy resident, was arrested on vehicle theft charges following a police chase last week, Milpitas Police Department reported.
Milpitas teens arrested for stealing SUV, attempted carjacking, running over man
Two Milpitas teens were arrested last week after running over a man on the 2100 block of North Park Victoria Drive, Milpitas Police Department reported.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Milpitas Boy Scout Pack 92 celebrates 20th year
Boy Scout Pack 92 celebrated its 20th anniversary this month. Pack 92 was started in 1994 by Gary and Kyna Hendra and Tony Ciak, and then chartered to Mount Olive Lutheran Church in Milpitas.
Milpitas council OKs Goodwill relocation
Milpitas City Council voted unanimously Tuesday to approve Goodwill Industries of Silicon Valley's relocation from its prior thrift store site at 91 S. Abbott Ave. in Milpitas to a vacant space across the street at Milpitas Center.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
Milpitas school district sends letter of intent to city for McCandless site
Milpitas Unified School District Superintendent Cary Matsuoka, acting on behalf of the Board of Education, sent a letter to Milpitas City Manager Tom Williams on Tuesday tentatively agreeing to purchase 6.7 acres on McCandless Drive for a future school site.
Milpitas' students are back in class
Parents line up for pick-up outside Milpitas High School Monday afternoon, the first day of classes of the 2014-15 year in Milpitas Unified School District.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Duo arrested for auto burglaries in Milpitas
Two Fresno residents were arrested last week in connection to three South Bay auto burglaries following a car stop on the 200 block of Park Hill Drive, Milpitas Police Department reported.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Milpitas council to review Goodwill relocation Aug. 19
Milpitas City Council next Tuesday is expected to review for final approval Goodwill Industries of Silicon Valley's planned relocation from its prior thrift store site at 91 S. Abbott Ave. in Milpitas to a vacant space across the street at Milpitas Center.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
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Cop widow becomes unlikely public face for Proposition 47
She told the jury about a young daughter who would never see her daddy again, a teenage boy who lost his father figure, a wife stripped of her soul mate.
Milpitas residents host parties against crime
In its 31st year nationwide, Milpitas' National Night Out -- held here Aug. 7 -- saw neighborhood block parties featuring potlucks, pizza, barbecues, ice cream, snacks and refreshments that drew residents, local politicians, police and fire personnel.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Milpitas council approves 'In God We Trust' signage for city buildings
Milpitas City Council voted unanimously Aug. 5 to authorize installation of the national motto of the United States, "In God We Trust," within city hall's Council Chambers, its first-floor committee room and the lobbies of other public buildings here.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Milpitas Unified, city discuss future school site
Milpitas City Council and Milpitas Unified School District indicated they would like to continue to move forward in creating a joint-use park and school on the McCandless property in the transit area at their second joint meeting held last week.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Milpitas council approves Pakistan flag ceremony at city hall
The Pakistani American Culture Center will hold a ground-level flag ceremony outside city hall next week, flying Pakistan's national flag in honor of that country's Independence Day.