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  1. Two jail escapees to be chargedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 2 | San Jose Mercury News

    At left is a new booking photo for Rogelio Chavez, 33, of San Jose, after his Nov. 30, 2016 capture in South San Jose a week after he broke out of Santa Clara County Main Jail. The photo shows an attempt to cover up an tattoo around his left eye that was clearly visible in a previous booking photo, at right, that was distributed by authorities while he was a fugitive.

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  2. Milpitas: SJ planners to review Newby landfill expansion on Dec. 7Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | San Jose Mercury News

    Republic Services, which operates the Newby Island Landfill on the San Jose-Milpitas border, awaits a decision by San Jose Planning Commission over the company's plans to expand the dump by nearly 100 vertical feet and see its estimated closure date extended to January 2041. Photo courtesy of Republic Services The San Jose Planning Commission next Wednesday is expected to review a delayed odor study tied to a requested vertical expansion of the Newby Island Landfill and Resource Recovery Park, on the San Jose-Milpitas border.

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  3. A look at some of the best jailbreak movies of all timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | San Jose Mercury News

    At left is a new booking photo for Rogelio Chavez, 33, of San Jose, after his Nov. 30, 2016 capture in South San Jose a week after he broke out of Santa Clara County Main Jail. The photo shows an attempt to cover up an tattoo around his left eye that was clearly visible in a previous booking photo, at right, that was distributed by authorities while he was a fugitive.

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  4. How did eye-tattooed San Jose jail escapee avoid detection? Concealer makeup, apparentlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 1 | San Jose Mercury News

    At left is a new booking photo for Rogelio Chavez, 33, of San Jose, after his Nov. 30, 2016 capture in South San Jose a week after he broke out of Santa Clara County Main Jail. The photo shows an attempt to cover up an tattoo around his left eye that was clearly visible in a previous booking photo, at right, that was distributed by authorities while he was a fugitive.

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  5. Sunnyvale: Council OK's negotiations with Milpitas for use of SMaRT stationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 30 | San Jose Mercury News

    On Tuesday, Sunnyvale City Council voted unanimously to start negotiations with the City of Milpitas to use the SMaRT Station recycling facility in Sunnyvale under its contract with Garden City ahd possibly to truck garbage to the Kirby Canyon landfill in Morgan Hill. The graph shows the extra capacity the Kirby landfill currently has to handle Milpitas' solid waste.

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  6. San Jose police offer Target gift cards for unwanted weaponsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 28 | San Jose Mercury News

    Armed with Target gift cards, the San Jose Police Department and other Santa Clara County agencies hope to take hundreds of unwanted firearms off the street with a gun buyback event set for Saturday. This year, the buyback will be held at the SJPD substation on Great Oaks Parkway in South San Jose.

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  7. Milpitas Editorial for Nov. 25: Milpitas' longest and costliest garbage negotiation is overRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 23 | San Jose Mercury News

    It was a hard-fought battle for the City of Milpitas to achieve some competition in the collection and disposal of the community's trash, organic wastes and recycling. Given the scarcity of contenders, it looked like a hopeless task.

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  8. San Jose: Truck hits power pole, knocks down linesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 21 | The Almaden Resident

    A pickup truck crashed into a power pole Monday afternoon in South San Jose, knocking down high-voltage lines and closing McKean Road for the evening. The collision occurred on McKean, just south of Fire Station 28, at 2:35 p.m. when a pickup truck swerved to avoid other vehicles that were stopped in the roadway, said Capt.

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  9. Man convicted of first degree murder in killing of Santa Teresa High studentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 21 | San Jose Mercury News

    A former Santa Teresa High School student was convicted Monday of first-degree murder in the brutal stabbing of fellow sophomore Michael Russell. Russell, 15, was found in his back yard on Comanche Drive seven years ago with nine stab wounds and a slashed throat.

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  10. Milpitas: Council selects Garden City Sanitation as city's new waste collectorRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 17 | San Jose Mercury News

    A Republic Services garbage truck makes the rounds in Milpitas as the city's current solid waste collector and disposer. The city's contract for those services ends next fall.

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  11. Pizarro: Steph Curry, Ayesha Curry help open swanky San Jose bowling alleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 8 | The Campbell Reporter

    With hundreds of fans looking on, Ayesha Curry, left, and Warriors star Steph Curry, break in the lanes at Bowlero San Jose at its grand opening on Saturday, Nov. 5, 2016. Warriors star Steph Curry proved Saturday that he can handle any sport that involves a ball - and draw a crowd doing it.

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  12. The day Michael Russell died, suspecta s sister finds a Satans Sonsa drawings in brothera s backpackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 7 | The Campbell Reporter

    Suspects Randy Thompson, left, and Jae Williams, center, were charged in the stabbing death of Santa Teresa High School classmate Michael Russell, right, on Nov. 10. On the day Santa Teresa High School student Michael Russell was stabbed to death, the sister of one accused killer rummaged through her brother's backpack and found drawings of stick figures that depicted him and a suspected accomplice as "Satan's Sons." Leslie Thompson, 18, testified Tuesday that she found numerous drawings made by her brother Randy Thompson, who along with Jae Williams is accused of fatally stabbing Russell in the backyard of his South San Jose home in November.

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  13. Trial to begin a " again a " in grisly San Jose thrill-killRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 7 | Pacifica Tribune

    Nearly seven years after a Santa Teresa High sophomore bled to death in a thrill-kill stabbing, the third murder trial his family has endured is finally set to start Monday afternoon with opening statements. Michael Russell was 15 in fall of 2009 when he was slain in his South San Jose back yard, allegedly by two fellow sophomores who had their fill of torturing animals and wanted to see what it was like to kill a human being.

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  14. Milpitas: Three measures on Tuesdaya s ballot will give residents say over land useRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 4 | The Campbell Reporter

    Although the contentious Measure L - which will let voters determine if the city's solid waste should be disposed of by Waste Management Inc. in South San Jose starting next year - has received the brunt of the attention this election season, other measures are also on next Tuesday's ballot. Measures I, J and K - largely dealing with park land, open space and continuing protections of the Milpitas hillsides - have also drawn support and opposition.

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  15. Plus: Those confusing one-way/two-way streets in downtown San Jose.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | The Campbell Reporter

    Q There is growing talk about running light rail down the median of Highway 85 if the Measure B sales tax is approved. Can you shed some light on what route this would take? As far as I know, there is only space to build light rail between Highway 87 and Interstate 280, which would create a connection between South San Jose and Cupertino.

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  16. Pizarro: Mel Cotton's Sporting Goods closing by year's endRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 31, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    Mel Cotton's Sporting Goods, which has been in business in San Jose since 1946, has told customers that it will be closing by the end of 2016. Mel Cotton's Sporting Goods has long billed itself as the place "where successful adventures begin," but after 70 years the San Jose store's own adventure will be ending soon.

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  17. Roadshow: When will BART's Warm Springs line open?Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 27, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    Flowers planted by the city of Campbell for the 1994 opening of Highway 85. The display was blamed for a two-mile backup on the freeway's opening day. Q Is the opening date of the Warm Springs BART station classified top secret? I think it was supposedly going to be last weekend.

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  18. San Jose: Teen driver crashes into power pole, causing outageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2016 | The Campbell Reporter

    A teenage driver crashed into a power pole that left more than 3,000 PG&E customers without power in South San Jose late Wednesday night, according to police and utility officials. Officers responded to a report of a car crash on Almaden Expressway between Rajokovich Way and Almaden Road shortly before 11:30 p.m. Wednesday, police said.

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  19. San Jose: Police seek publica s help in locating woman missing since Oct. 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 18, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    Police are asking for the public's help in finding an "at-risk" woman who went missing earlier this month. Ryann Jennifer Klass, 36, was last seen Oct. 5 around 7:55 p.m. at the Target on Cottle Road in South San Jose.

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  20. Roadshow: New light-rail line to Eastridge in plansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2016 | San Jose Mercury News

    Q I notice that light rail won't connect with the Berryessa BART station. Any plans for extending light rail from South San Jose to the Alum Rock station? Or, extending down Highway 85 to Mountain View? Larry Shoemaker San Jose A Construction will begin next year on extending light rail from the Alum Rock station to Eastridge.

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