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  1. Motorcyclist killed in crash near Gilroy outletsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | The Campbell Reporter

    A 62-year-old Los Baos man was killed Wednesday night in a motorcycle crash involving a teen driver in an unincorporated area near the Gilroy Premium Outlets, according to the California Highway Patrol. The man was riding a 2005 Harley Davidson east on Leavesley Road when the 17-year-old driver of a 2017 Honda Accord accelerated onto Leavesley from Holsclaw Road, according to a CHP report.

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  2. Mosquitoes ready to invade the Bay AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 20 | The Campbell Reporter

    A pile of dead native culiseta aedes, sit in a petri dish in the lab at the Alameda County Mosquito Abatement District offices in Hayward, Calif., on Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Ben Rusmisel, vector biologist, scoops up a sample of water at Frank's Dump along the Hayward Regional Shoreline to look for any mosquito larvae in Hayward, Calif., on Tuesday, April 18, 2017.

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  3. 'Gold Ribbon Schools' in South Bay, Peninsula recognized...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 19 | San Jose Mercury News

    A dozen secondary schools in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties have been named Gold Ribbon Schools, honoring gains on state tests, by the California Department of Education. They are among 275 middle schools and high schools that described a "signature practice" that can be replicated by other schools.

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  4. Initial report says SUV turned into path of oncoming Harley-Davidson on Leavesley RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 17 | The Campbell Reporter

    A 53-year-old Gilroy man was killed when his motorcycle collided with an SUV on Leavesley Road over the weekend, according to the California Highway Patrol. According to a CHP report, the crash was reported about 5:25 p.m. Saturday, as a westbound 2000 Ford Explorer driven by 22-year-old Gustavo Martinez of Gilroy was turning left from Leavesley Road onto Holsclaw Road.

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  5. Roadshow: Big dip at Highways 85-101 has drivers 'catching air'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 4 | San Jose Mercury News

    Then-Gov. Gray Davis joined then-Mayor Ron Gonzales when this Highway 101 expansion opened in 2003. Q I've been telling my husband that I think there is something wrong with the Highway 101 commuter overpass to Highway 85 in South San Jose.

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  6. The scoop: Sweet Retreat ice cream reopening Sunday in new San Jose shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 31 | San Jose Mercury News

    Sweet Retreat ice cream parlor, which was forced to move after a fire last year, will resume scooping the sweet stuff on Sunday, April 2, in South San Jose. "Take life one scoop at a time!" was the slogan posted on the wall of the Sweet Retreat ice cream parlor in South San Jose.

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  7. Sunnyvale: Wet season, flood mean extension for winter sheltersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 30 | San Jose Mercury News

    Annamae Thomas makes her bed at the North County winter shelter on opening night last November in Sunnyvale. The shelter, which normally would close March 31, will be open until April 30. SUNNYVALE - After the wettest winter in more than a century and a flood that sent many homeless people scrambling from their creekside camps, Santa Clara County has opted to keep its cold-weather shelters open past the traditional Friday closing date.

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  8. Sunnyvale: Animal Assisted Happiness prepares to move to Baylands ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 28 | The Sunnyvale Sun

    Vicki Amon-Higa, center, and Eureka the goat amuse Kelana Ng during an Animal Assisted Happiness open house at Full Circle Farm in Sept., 2015. AAH plans to move to Baylands Park.

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  9. Broadway hit 'Seminar' lands at Hammer TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    'Seminar,' a comedy by Theresa Rebeck, plays March 21-25 at the Hammer Theatre Center in San Jose. Pictured from left are cast members David Prete, Kaythi Win, Matthew Kropschot, Sarah Haas and Jacob Soss.

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  10. Palo Alto: CHP finds burglars with victimsa checkbook in GilroyRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2017 | Pacifica Tribune

    Breanna Maree Hopkins, 28, and Joseph Nolan Hopkins, 29, of Costa Mesa, were arrested in Gilroy early Monday morning and charged with possession of stolen property and possession of burglary tools. Joseph Nolan Hopkins also was charged with residential burglary of a residence in Palo Alto.

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  11. Hollister: Worker run over, killed at John Smith Road LandfillRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    A worker at the John Smith Road Landfill in Hollister was killed Thursday when a semi-truck backed over him, authorities said. The collision was reported at 8 a.m. at the landfill at 2650 John Smith Road.

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  12. Milpitas: County program aiding drop outs looks for more studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    The Opportunity Youth Academy program, run by the Santa Clara County Office of Education, allows participants 16 to 24 years old to earn credits online and through group sessions with teachers. Here students participate in classwork during a class session.

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  13. Stunning turnaround: San Luis Reservoir, nearly empty in August, now full for first time in six yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 11, 2017 | The Campbell Reporter

    The water level is at 100 percent at the San Luis Reservoir near Los Banos, Calif., Tuesday, Mar. 7, 2017. In August, San Luis Reservoir, the vast lake along Highway 152 between Gilroy and Los Banos, and a key source of water for farmers and millions of Californians, was just 10 percent full, the lowest level in 27 years.

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  14. 2 great Santa Clara Valley wine tasting destinationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Sycamore Creek's new outdoor tasting area features concrete bars around olive trees with lots of seating. Sycamore Creek's new outdoor tasting area features concrete bars around olive trees with lots of seating.

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  15. Bay Area forecast: With break from rain, how warm will it get?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 7, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Spring is still two weeks away, but the Bay Area is about to get an extended break from its wettest winter in at least 20 years. A warming trend is expected to begin Tuesday, with temperatures climbing about five to six degrees higher than Monday, according to Roger Gass, a meteorologist with the National Weather Service.

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  16. Mr. Roadshow: Why is she bragging about her polluting old car?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2017 | Pacifica Tribune

    Q When did Roadshow morph into a column for readers to brag about delivering more CO2 emissions into our disappearing atmosphere? Diane Gaskill bragged about driving almost 900,000 miles on her 2 cars for the past 60 years with her 1957 vehicle more than likely getting extremely bad gas mileage. The worse mileage a vehicle gets the more greenhouse gas emissions flow into our atmosphere.

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  17. Sunnyvale: Larry Stone honored by Sunnyvale Chamber of CommerceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Santa Clara County Assessor Larry Stone, seen here in December 2015 in Gilroy, was among many others who were honored at Sunnyvale's 52nd annual Murphy Awards on Feb. 25. Stone, a former Sunnyvale mayor, was honored with the Lifetime Community Contribution Murphy Award. Santa Clara County assessor and former Sunnyvale mayor Larry Stone was among many others who were honored at Sunnyvale's 52nd annual Murphy Awards on Feb. 25. Stone was honored with the Lifetime Community Contribution Murphy Award.

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  18. Gilroy: CHP investigates crash that killed motorcyclistRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    A 24-year-old motorcyclist was killed Sunday afternoon in a collision near the Masten Avenue onramp to Highway 101, according to the CHP. The collision occurred at 2:40 p.m. when the 19-year-old driver of a Ford Ranger attempted to make a left turn across the eastbound lane of Masten onto southbound Highway 101.

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  19. CCS wrestling championships: Slideshow from Saturday's finalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 26, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Los Gatos' Alexander Escudero, top, and Gilroy's Nathan Villarreal wrestle in a 145-pound finals match at the Central Coast Section championships in San Jose, Calif., on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017. Los Gatos' Alexander Escudero celebrates his win by pin over Gilroy's Nathan Villarreal in a 145-pound finals match at the Central Coast Section championships in San Jose, Calif., on Saturday, Feb. 25, 2017.

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  20. New storms on the way just as Highway 17 projected to reopenRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 10, 2017 | Pacifica Tribune

    Highway 17 is closed Friday morning in both directions near the site of the mudslide where a worker was killed and another injured Thursday. Last month's first heavy rains snarled the four twisting lanes that ferry 50,000 commuters a day over mountains between Santa Cruz and Silicon Valley into a sea of brake lights.

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