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  1. Former San Mateo Co. deputy sheriff found guilty of molesting girl for 6 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Contra Costa Times

    A former San Mateo County sheriff's deputy was found guilty Friday of molesting a female relative over a six-year period, starting when she was 11. Galen Underwood, 42, now faces a mandatory life sentence after a a Santa Clara County Superior Court jury convicted him on nine counts, including aggravated sexual assault. The jury deliberated for slightly more than three days.

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  2. South Bay Polo Club brings the Sport of Kings to the masses in GilroyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Inside Bay Area

    But there wasn't a trace of royalty Saturday morning at the South Bay Polo club's fourth annual Garlic Cup tournament in Gilroy. There was the smell of horses.

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  3. Local polo club brings the Sport of Kings to the massesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 22 | Contra Costa Times

    But there wasn't a trace of royalty Saturday morning at the South Bay Polo club's fourth annual Garlic Cup tournament in Gilroy. There was the smell of horses.

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  4. Gilroy: Hundreds of low-income residents overpaid property taxes for yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 20 | Contra Costa Times

    Hundreds of low-income homeowners in southern Santa Clara County have been overpaying their property taxes for years, county officials conceded Wednesday, because assessors had over-valued their subsidized homes. The problem came to light after Erin Cerdan, who helped build her own Los Arroyos home in 2002 as part of a "sweat equity" program, noticed her monthly combined mortgage and tax bill had shot up by hundreds of dollars.

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  5. Road trip: California's 7 best milk dishesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 17 | Inside Bay Area

    Road trip: The folks behind that wildly inventive and successful Got Milk? campaign, the California Milk Processor Board, have surveyed the state's restaurants for California's best milk recipes for warm weather. If you're hitting the road on a late summer vacation, you're going to want to swing by any and all of these that fall on your route.

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  6. Gilroy: 3 arrested after leading police on foot, vehicle pursuitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 11 | Contra Costa Times

    Three Salinas residents who allegedly led police on foot and vehicle chases in Gilroy on Thursday were arrested, a police sergeant said Monday. Robert Earland, 19, and a 17-year-old boy were arrested on suspicion of burglary and resisting arrest, police Sgt.

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  7. Sunnyvale: Deputies called heroes after pulling driver from car seconds before train hitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 4 | Contra Costa Times

    Two San Mateo County Sheriff's deputies are being hailed as heroes after pulling a man out of a car Monday evening seconds before a Caltrain crashed into it. The deputies, Lance Whitted and Erik Rueppel, were patrolling the area at 6:35 p.m. when they saw a black sedan stopped on the tracks after crashing into a signal post at Mary Avenue, according to Deputy Salvador Zuno, a San Mateo County Sheriff's Office spokesman.

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  8. Santa Clara County Fair: Piglet and wiener dog races are crowd-pleasersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 3 | Contra Costa Times

    When the Santa Clara County Fair opened promptly at 11 a.m. Saturday, there was already a crowd waiting to get into the sprawling fairgrounds. All the ingredients of a county fair awaited them: goats, pigs, cows, bunnies, corn dogs, a Ferris wheel, rides, ice cream and prizes for the most talented balloon poppers and ball throwers.

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  9. Heat wave endRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Contra Costa Times

    Bay Area residents whipped out water spritzers and slurped frozen treats to stay cool Wednesday as temperatures topped triple digits in the hottest spots. With a high of 107 degrees, Livermore fell one degree short of its record high for July 29, set in 1954.

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  10. Bay Area sweltering heat will give way to cooler, possibly wet weather FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 29, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    Bay Area residents whipped out water spritzers and slurped frozen treats to stay cool Wednesday as temperatures topped triple digits in the hottest spots. With a high of 107 degrees, Livermore fell one degree short of its record high for July 29, set in 1954.

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  11. Gilroy: Fans of all that's good and garlicky get their fixRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    It's called the Garlic Capital. The town sports a Garlic World, along with a Garlic Shoppe.

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  12. 2.5-magnitude earthquake reported near Morgan HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    An earthquake with a preliminary magnitude of 2.5 was reported near Morgan Hill Friday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.

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  13. Couple to renew vows at Gilroy Garlic FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Most couples envision getting married or renewing their vows in a church or perhaps on a championship golf course or white sand beach -- but Tom and Stacy Davenport want their special event to be bathed in garlic. The couple will renew their vows on Sunday at the Gilroy Garlic Festival's first-ever Love of Garlic Dream Wedding.

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  14. Pizarro: Target Summer Pops returns to downtown San JoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    We are hip deep into the lazy but always busy days of summer in Silicon Valley. There seems to be a festival somewhere every weekend, quenching your taste for music, wine or garlic .

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  15. Cost of new Santa Clara County Jail skyrocketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    The projected cost to replace Santa Clara County's most obsolete jail has nearly tripled to more than $200 million from a consultant's initial estimate. The revised estimate means the county will have to come up with at least $120 million that will be needed to complete a new jail that they had hoped would be paid for largely through state grant funding.

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  16. Internal Affairs: The word 'Valley' gives agency a new meaningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    It didn't have the controversy of some of this year's most contentious bills in the state Legislature, such as mandatory childhood vaccines or new taxes for highways. But an obscure measure, Senate Bill 422, could have important impacts on Silicon Valley residents who love parks and open space.

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  17. Mountain lion sightings in GilroyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    On Monday and Wednesday, a mountain lion was spotted in a wooded area near a home on Mahogany Court, a cul-de-sac in the northwest part of the city, Gilroy police said. And on Thursday, a mountain lion was spotted by a resident walking a dog near Tea Tree Way, less than a half-mile from the earlier sightings.

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  18. Golf eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2015 | Contra Costa Times

    Fifth Annual Kelly Freitas Memorial Golf Tournament and Dinner, Friday, at San Juan Oaks GC. The event is a four-player scramble beginning at noon with dinner to follow.

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  19. Heat wave scorches Bay Area with triple-digit temperaturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    As June turns to July, a heat wave is blanketing the Bay Area with temperatures that have become all too familiar in the first half of 2015: When it comes to the thermometer, above normal is becoming the new normal. Concord, Walnut Creek, Livermore and Gilroy all topped 100 degrees on Tuesday, with more triple-digits forecast for Wednesday.

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  20. Winery Adventure: Kirigin CellarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2015 | Inside Bay Area

    Kirigin Cellars is old school in many ways. The winery, one of Santa Clara Valley's oldest, dates back to 1916.

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