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The family of a mentally ill, suicidal man who was shot and killed by a Santa Clara County sheriff's deputy in Saratoga filed a federal civil rights lawsuit Tuesday.
The family of a Sunnyvale man shot to death by Santa Clara County sheriff's deputies last year after he appeared troubled and agitated outside an office building has filed a wrongful-death lawsuit alleging deputies overreacted and needlessly gunned him down without warning.
Don't expect to see Robert Schiro out on the streets any time soon. The Saratoga businessman will remain behind bars through August as attorneys continue to review evidence in his latest DUI case.
Some could hardly wait for it--like the four kindergarteners shown above trying to sneak a peek into their new classroom on the first day of school at Foothill Elementary--and others wished they could put it off for a few more weeks ... or even months.
In cities like San Francisco and San Jose, people hardly give them a thought. But in smaller cities, one could say the homeless stick out like a sore thumb.
Photograph by George Sakkestad St. Andrews Episcopal School 7th grader Kristoffer Blomquist started the Heritage Oak Initiative, which is teaming up with Embrace to provide low-cost incubators to rural parts of developing countries to combat neonatal hypothermia-related death.
Who says the fun stops after Labor Day? In Saratoga, it will keep going well until Sept.
Saratoga is getting a new bakery in town--make that the only bakery in downtown--and with it, a celebrity chef.
In a record West Nile virus season that has seen infected birds literally dropping out of trees, officials on Friday announced what they said was no surprise: Five human cases have cropped up countywide in recent weeks.
A decade ago, the Inn of Los Gatos -- then known as the Los Gatos Motor Inn -- was not a place you'd want to be seen checking in.
Not everyone might know this, but a large number of writers and photographers call Saratoga home.
It's that time of year when camps start winding down and stores begin promoting back-to-school sales, when kids trade in video game consoles for iPads and pencils.
In early 2013, musician Dave Koz and three fellow saxophonists--make that two fellows and a sister reed-player--got together to make the album Summer Horns.
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