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  1. How a treasured cello ended up in 13-year-old's handsRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    As they murmur and sing, lament and rejoice, musical instruments express the talent of their makers and musicians. But they also possess their own soul.

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  2. San Jose: Officer rescues yellow Lab puppy trapped in storm drainRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Campbell Reporter

    After pulling a 3-month old Labrador out of an Evergreen neighborhood storm drain Saturday night, San Jose police Lt. Greg Lombardo and Officers Dennis Herman and Gurbaksh Sohal went door-to-door in search of the puppy's owner.

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  3. Berkeley: Amtrak train hits, kills personRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Jose Mercury News

    Amtrak Capital Corridor train No. 535, which operates between Sacramento and San Jose, hit and killed a person just before the Bancroft Way crossing a little before noon Monday, spokeswoman Vernae Graham said.

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  4. Pleasanton: Two San Jose men, two juveniles arrested as citizens point way after auto burglariesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Milpitas Post

    Two San Jose men and two juveniles were arrested Monday, after alert citizens helped police point the way to all four after a succession of auto burglaries, police said. Carlos A. Marcelo, 23, and Freddy Reyes, 20, were taken into custody on suspicion of burglary, possession of burglary tools, evading a police officer and conspiracy to commit a crime, according to a statement from the Pleasanton Police Department.

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  5. Super Bowl 50 traffic nightmare avoidedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Jose Mercury News

    As the Super Bowl 50 players and their fans slowly made their way to Levi's Stadium Sunday, traffic and transit intelligentsia huddled in command posts around the Bay Area, bracing for a massive mess on the roads leading to Santa Clara. They worried about VTArmageddon in the South Bay, Caltrainmania along the Peninsula and a hardening of the asphalt arteries that flow into and around Levi's.

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  6. East San Jose: Motorcyclist killed in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Saratoga News

    A motorcyclist was killed Sunday after being struck by a vehicle at Tully and White roads in East San Jose. San Jose police officers were on scene investigating the crash late Sunday, which was reported after 2 p.m. and caused slight traffic delays.

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  7. A cot near Jesus: San Jose churches take in fragile, homeless women for El Ni o winterRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | San Jose Mercury News

    Irene Lopez has slept on the streets, along creeks and in just about every emergency housing shelter in Silicon Valley. But through the winter of El Nino, she will have a cot in a church that is close to Jesus.

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  8. San Jose: California asked to give Willow Glen Trestle historic statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Almaden Resident

    The Willow Glen trestle, a former train crossing originally built by Western Pacific in 1922. A group of San Jose residents says it recently uncovered a "rich and intriguing background" that warrants declaring the Willow Glen Trestle a historic landmark.

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  9. San Jose: Police searching for elderly, 'at-risk' manRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Campbell Reporter

    Addisone "Peep" Piper, 88, was last seen around 1 p.m. driving a silver 2009 Toyota Camry away from his home near The Villages Parkway. Police said Piper is 5 feet 4 inches tall and 150 pounds, with brown hair and brown eyes.

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  10. San Jose: Fire damages two homes, displaces 16 in East San JoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Sunnyvale Sun

    A fire displaced 16 people after severely damaging an East San Jose home and scorching a neighboring residence early Friday, according to the San Jose Fire Department. The two-alarm fire was reported about 7:55 a.m. at a home in the 2000 block of Nottoway Avenue, near Story Road and Sunset Avenue south of Interstate 680.

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  11. Pizarro: San Jose City Hall art piece reflects on meaning of bordersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Saratoga News

    If you've been around San Jose City Hall this week, you've probably seen Chico MacMurtrie's art installation, "Border Crosser" on the plaza. And you've also probably wondered, "What the heck is that?" The temporary installation, sponsored by art-tech curators ZERO1, looks a bit like an inflatable oil derrick, but it's got a deeper message about the meaning of borders.

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  12. San Jose: Local, corporate businesses donate to feed police force stretched by Super BowlRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Campbell Reporter

    Police officers in San Jose, like their counterparts in other South Bay cities, are working nonstop to keep things safe around the local Super Bowl festivities from the past week leading into Sunday's big game. But thanks to two local restaurants, a handful of other businesses and a state legislator, they will be well-fed as they work their shifts, with hundreds of meals are being donated to the officers.

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  13. Crime summaries for the Feb. 5 Milpitas PostRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Milpitas Post

    On Jan. 27 at about 8:50 p.m., Milpitas Police Department officers responded to an assault near Evans Road and Kennedy Drive. That evening, a Milpitas woman was walking her dog when she realized someone was following her.

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  14. Feb. 7 Readers' lettersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Campbell Reporter

    Exxon Mobil for decades has been following the same strategy of the tobacco companies in funding a climate denial machine for decades while knowing full well the basic science of climate change. More than 100 million people have died from smoking-related ailments since that science was settled, yet tobacco company executives continued to lie to Congress while raking in profits.

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  15. Bonny Zanardi: Animals inspire art worksRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | San Jose Mercury News

    "Sharing Our World," featuring paintings by Charlotte Coqui and Isaias Sandoval, is now on view at Gallery House in Palo Alto. A reception to meet the artists will be held from 4 to 6:30 p.m. today.

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  16. Three Silicon Valley food specialties you must tryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | San Jose Mercury News

    If you're like us, you can't resist indulging in regional food specialties when traveling. That means Cuban food and stone crab when in Miami.

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  17. Hotel clerk testifies about San Jose cop's behavior leading up to the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Campbell Reporter

    A hotel clerk testified Thursday about her encounter in the early morning hours with both San Jose police Officer Geoffrey Graves and the hotel guest he is accused of raping, offering details that both the prosecution and the defense will likely use to bolster their case. Leni Grubbs, night auditor for Towne Place Marriott Suites, told the jury that Graves and another officer had walked the alleged victim into the lobby on Sept.

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  18. San Jose Organics pot club officials indictedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Campbell Reporter

    The owner and two associates at what prosecutors called a "scofflaw" San Jose marijuana dispensary have been indicted by a criminal grand jury this week on felony drug, fraud and money laundering charges, prosecutors announced Thursday. The San Jose Organics officials allegedly failed to pay over $2 million in taxes to the state and city, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney's office, which has charged them with illegal sales of marijuana, tax fraud, insurance fraud, worker's compensation fraud, and money laundering.

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  19. Three finalists in Intel Science Talent Search contest hail from San JoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Campbell Reporter

    Photo by Mark Kocina Harker School's 2016 Intel Science Talent Search finalist, senior Jonathan Ma. Jonathan's project is a Genomics-Based Cancer Drug Response Prediction Through the Adaptive Elastic Net.

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  20. San Jose: Adopt a rosebush for your Valentine in the Heritage Rose GardenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | The Campbell Reporter

    Calling it "the gift that keeps on living," the Guadalupe River Park Conservancy is once again offering its rosebushes for adoption in time for Valentine's Day. A $60 donation gets the adopter an announcement card that lets the recipient know where his or her rosebush is planted in the San Jose Heritage Rose Garden and what variety it is.

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