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Keith Maurer reflects on 30 years of teaching, training  Calaveras Enterprise

Keith Maurer has been running for most of his life. From growing up in San Jose and attending Leigh High School, to eventually finding his way to Angels Camp, ...



Four candidates vying for three seats on CUHSD board  The Mercury News

Incumbents Kristiina Arrasmith and Stacey Brown and challengers Basil Saleh and Robert Varich are competing for three seats on the Campbell Union High ...



Basketball: Leigh holds off Leland comeback bid  The Mercury News

SAN JOSE – The Leigh High School boys basketball team showed how hard it is to guard in its 73-30 victory over host Leland on Wednesday. Leigh not only ...



San Jose’s Leigh High School retains probationary accreditation  The Mercury News

SAN JOSE — After months of uncertainty about its future, Leigh High School in San Jose will retain probationary accreditation for 2016-17, easing worries that ...



San Jose's Leigh High School Under Review for Accreditation  NBC Bay Area

One of California's top schools in the South Bay is under close examination by education officials. San Jose's Leigh High School is under review for renewal of ...



City fixes traffic hazards at Leigh High School  The Mercury News

Some new traffic safety improvements along Los Gatos-Almaden Road should help usher students safely back to classes at Leigh High School in the new year.



Twenty-One Bay Area Schools in the Top 100 Public High Schools in California: Report  NBC Bay Area

U.S. News ranked all of the public schools in the nation and in the top 100 are schools in Los Altos, San Jose, San Francisco, Cupertino, Saratoga, Los Gatos, ...



Football: Lincoln defense looks to continue solid play  East Bay Times

Leland, Willow Glen snap two-game losing streaks last Friday.



Leigh High School boys basketball team wins rematch  The Mercury News

On Jan. 3, the Leigh High School boys basketball team fell to Willow Glen 65-64 in overtime. The Longhorns made sure that didn't happen again on Jan. 26.



Real deal: Realtor scholarship program open to graduating Silicon Valley seniors  The Mercury News

The 20th annual Silicon Valley Realtors Scholars Program for graduating seniors from 18 public high schools in Silicon Valley is under way. The scholars ...



Hundreds of Bay Area students named National Merit Scholars semifinalists; see the list  The Mercury News

Hundreds of Bay Area students are semifinalists in the 2019 National Merit Scholarship Program that honors academic excellence.



West Valley Calendar of Events for the week of July 6  The Mercury News

Friends Book Sale: The Friends of the Campbell Library hold a sale of new and used books of all genres for all ages. All proceeds go toward supporting library ...



Campbell Union high school campuses will get new classroom buildings  The Mercury News

In anticipation of growing student populations in a few years, the Campbell Union High School District board of trustees on Oct. 5 approved a $1,469,974 ...



Crab Feeds 2019: Cupertino & South Bay  Cupertino, CA Patch

SOUTH BAY, CA – The 2019 crab-feed season is in full swing throughout the San Francisco Bay Area, and we bring you the best from surrounding South Bay ...



Sponsored: This tasteful home in San Jose’s Cambrian Park comes with a party-ready backyard  The Mercury News

There's something about this home that has been so well cared for and so thoughtfully appointed. Now its welcoming appeal and comfortable ambience await a ...



West Valley Calendar of Events for the week of July 20  The Mercury News

Cinnabar 35th Anniversary: The winery celebrates its legacy at a private estate in Saratoga. Festivities will feature paella, wine, music, a barrel tasting, a raffle ...



Stick and Move inspires youngsters  Gilroy Dispatch

On the east side of the railroad tracks in old Gilroy, in an old square brick building that used to be a PG&E substation, kids spend the night punching each other ...



Body image, social media shape Santa Clara County essay contest  The Mercury News

A Leigh High School student is helping to coordinate an essay contest about body image and eating disorders to inspire local youths to seek help and share ...



49ers select Eddie Orozco of Pioneer High School as the Week 6 High School Player of the Week  49ers.com

The 49ers High School Player of the Week Award for week 6 goes to Eddie Orozco of Pioneer High School in San Jose, CA.



Leigh boys basketball team falls in Central Coast Section semifinals  The Mercury News

The Leigh High School boys basketball team saw its season end with a 54-51 loss to Aragon on Feb. 27 in the Central Coast Section Division II playoff ...



Crab Feeds 2019: SF Bay Area Guide To All-You-Can-Eat Feasts  Petaluma, CA Patch

All-You-Can-Eat Crab Feeds 2019: SF Bay Area Guide - Petaluma, CA - Time to get crackin' and save your seats at these popular, annual fundraisers ...



Anderson, Leland football team keep rolling  The Mercury News

Kyle Anderson kept racking up the yards, and the Leland High School football team racked up another win with a 49-14 victory over Silver Creek on Oct. 6.



Kiwanis ends 38-year run of Cambrian Park tree lot  The Mercury News

A Cambrian Park holiday tradition has ended after a nearly 40-year run. The Kiwanis Club of Cambrian Park ran a Christmas tree lot every year, most recently at ...



Recent UC Riverside grad from San Jose drowns in Bahamas  The Mercury News

Ryan Nguyen had the world by the tail. After several years of hard work, the San Jose native recently graduated from UC Riverside with a bachelor's degree in ...



Friends shocked to learn man who died as a result of beating was homeless  Standard-Examiner

Former high school classmates of Scott Kaszuba said they are trying to raise funds to give the 57-year-old man a proper memorial *service*.



Football: Los Gatos faces nemesis in San Benito  The Mercury News

Saratoga falls, Westmont wins in the second game of the season.



San Jose: Teen drivers arrested in crash that sent car into house, injured woman inside  San Jose Mercury News

SAN JOSE — Two 17-year-old boys suspected of speeding down Leigh Avenue on Wednesday afternoon and causing a collision that sent one of the cars ...



Leigh High physics teacher shoots for the stars, again  The Mercury News

Setting foot aboard any NASA vehicle is a once-in-a-lifetime experience for most people, but for Leigh High School physics teacher Marita Beard, it's yet another ...



Almaden/Cambrian sports briefs  The Mercury News

These are sports briefs for the Almaden and Cambrian Resident weekly community newspapers.



Leigh boys basketball team nabs No. 2 seed in CCS Division II playoffs  The Mercury News

Powered by an 11-1 record in its last 12 regular-season games, the Leigh High School boys basketball team earned the No. 2 seed in the Central Coast Section ...



Almaden: 16-year-old Leigh junior hopes to open a dance studio  San Jose Mercury News

Katherine Labosky is first and foremost a dancer. But her eyes light up and she warms up the room when she talks about teaching dance. The 16-year-old junior ...



CCS baseball: Top-seeded Leigh cruises, WCAL powers pushed in opening round  San Jose Mercury News

On a day when some of the area's tradition rich baseball programs were pushed deep into extra innings, top-seeded Leigh built an early lead Wednesday and ...



All-You-Can-Eat Crab Feeds: Cupertino, South Bay  Patch.com

SOUTH BAY, CA – This year's all-you-can-eat crab feeds in the South Bay and beach cities are plentiful and varied. Go for the delicious crab, but then ...



Leigh football team comes back again for victory  The Mercury News

The Leigh High School football team can legitimately claim that it's a fourth-quarter team this season. Leigh scored 21 straight points in the final 10 minutes of its ...



Free Little Pantry opens up in Cambrian Park for those in need  The Mercury News

A group of San Jose women recently installed a free pantry at the San Jose Clubhouse in Cambrian Park to help residents in need of food and basic items.



Brothers double down on Eagle projects for Cambrian community  The Mercury News

The Cambrian Park neighborhood has benefited over the years from the Cutuli family, whose two sons both reached the highest ranks in Boy Scouts this year.



Mitty tennis coach dies in New Zealand skydiving accident  The Mercury News

SAN JOSE — From the time he was able to handle a ball — when he was about 2 years old — Tyler Nii demonstrated his aptitude and passion for sports.



Anna Eshoo announces 2018 Congressional Art Competition  InMenlo

Congresswoman Anna G. Eshoo (D-CA) recently announced the 2018 Congressional Art Competition to discover and celebrate talented high school artists ...



CCS soccer playoffs: Alisal boys, Mitty girls receive top Open seeds  The Mercury News

Boys Open Division Saturday No. 6 Pioneer (18-0-2) at No. 3 Branham (14-2-3), 5 p.m.. No. 7 Aragon (13-6-1) at No. 2 St. Ignatius (14-3-1), 1 p.m.. No.



Stan Bunger | KCBS 740AM | 106.9 FM  KCBS

KCBS Morning Anchor Stan Bunger is a Bay Area native who has been informing Northern California radio and television audiences for over 40 years.



Football: Saratoga outlasts Leigh 42-27  The Mercury News

SAN JOSE – Saratoga quarterback William Liddle threw for 342 yards and four touchdowns Friday night, leading the Falcons to a 42-27 victory over host Leigh.



Campbell: Westmont, Del Mar, Prospect football players on all-league teams  The Mercury News

In his three seasons as the Leigh High School starting quarterback, Jared King never stopped improving. As a sophomore, King's play on a Leigh squad that ...



SJSU Baseball Great Ken Caminiti Named To San Jose Sports Hall Of Fame  SJSUSpartans.com

Sept. 22, 2017 SAN JOSE, CALIF. -- The San Jose Sports Hall of Fame will mark its 23rd year of honoring South Bay sports legends when it inducts five new ...



San Jose: Andrew Hill High bomb threat unfounded  San Jose Mercury News

SAN JOSE — A bomb threat prompted the evacuation Friday afternoon of Andrew Hill High School, but it turned out the report was unfounded, police said.



Almaden, Cambrian: Leigh girls, boys start league basketball season off with wins  The Mercury News

It's a new start in a new league, but the results have been more of the same this year for the girls basketball team at Leigh High School—at least after the first ...



Pizarro: Christmas in the Park brings back iconic San Jose light tower  The Mercury News

San Jose's iconic light tower, which last stood more than a century ago, has returned downtown as a new addition to Christmas in the Park this year.



Pizarro: Heart & Soles run sets sights on a new healthy goal  The Mercury News

The Silicon Valley Leadership Group Foundation's Heart & Soles run was started with the goal of raising money to put salad bars in Silicon Valley public schools ...



San Jose community service camp for kids gets high marks  The Mercury News

The Children's Discovery Museum in downtown San Jose has wrapped up its 2017 “Summer of *Service*” camp program aimed at youths interested in community ...



All-Mercury News boys soccer team: Mt. Pleasant’s Albert Muñante is player of year  San Jose Mercury News

The Mt. Pleasant boys soccer team had a special season this winter, losing only one game en route to winning a share of the Central Coast Section Division II ...



17-year-old girl wanted in Gilroy murder still at-large  KSBW The Central Coast

It's been one month since someone brutally murdered 56-year-old Robert Joseph Heiser in his Gilroy house, and this week, a 17-year-old girl connected to the ...



San Jose: Parents speak out about life, death of woman shot and killed by police while holding drill  San Jose Mercury News

SAN JOSE — For their daughter's entire life, Jim and Victoria Showman labored tirelessly to help with her severe bipolar disorder. The work went right up until ...



Los Gatos sets new rules for assessing viability of hillside home builds  The Mercury News

The Los Gatos Town Council unanimously approved revisions Tuesday night to the Hillside Development Standards and Guidelines designed to protect hillside ...



Liddle, Ward bring big numbers into all-star game  The Mercury News

Will Liddle and Rajah Ward put up some very impressive numbers as high school football players. The two offensive standouts combined for over 10,000 yards ...



Wish Book: Donations for annual giving project reach $425,000  The Mercury News

SAN JOSE — Generous donations continue to come in for the people featured in Wish Book stories published recently in The Mercury News. The latest tally of ...



U.S. Presidential Scholars: South Bay, Peninsula students among candidates  The Mercury News

Scores of South Bay and Peninsula high school seniors have been named candidates in the U.S. Presidential Scholars Program. The program, run through the ...



Cupertino, Sunnyvale, Saratoga: Fremont to compete with top teams at CCS wrestling finals  The Mercury News

Leland Ledger came close as a junior, but he didn't win the 138-pound title at the Central Coast Section wrestling championships last year. What's more, he ...



Milpitas trained players win seven medals at Pan Am Junior Badminton Championships  San Jose Mercury News

After training at Bay Badminton Center in Milpitas, seven players representing the United States won seven medals at the 2015 Pan Am Junior Badminton ...



Los Gatos: Young singers compete for the title of South Bay Teen Idol  Milpitas Post

There is a new star in the South Bay. One of the area's brightest young singers was crowned the winner at the Addison-Penzak Jewish Community Center's ...



Los Gatos: Talented teens are singing their way to the top  San Jose Mercury News

The South Bay Teen Idol competition moves to the semifinal stage next week, with 20 contestants from Santa Clara, Santa Cruz and Alameda counties selected ...



Student-Athlete From San Jose Found Dead In Southern California  CBS Local

SAN JOSE (CBS SF) — A star college athlete and native of San Jose who was found dead in Whittier on Thursday planned to become a professional volleyball ...



Real Deal: Silicon Valley Realtors Charitable Foundation announces 2017 scholarship awards  East Bay Times

The Silicon Valley Realtors Charitable Foundation, the charitable arm of the Silicon Valley Association of Realtors, presented scholarship awards to 18 ...



Yale Law School 2018 Award of Merit Awarded to Carmela Castellano-Garcia  PR Newswire

SACRAMENTO, Calif., Feb. 26, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- The Yale Law School Association has announced Carmela Castellano-Garcia as its 2018 Award of Merit ...



Hundreds of San Jose high-schoolers clamor for free prom dresses and tuxedos  San Jose Mercury News

Their parents drive shuttles, paint nails and assemble parts. Some are disabled and others unemployed. But for hundreds of graduating high school seniors ...



Obituary of John Meidell Lee  The Union of Grass Valley

John Meidell Lee, age 68, of French Corral, left this world to be with the Lord on Feb.20, 2016. John was a resident of French Corral for 40 years,



San Jose teen recounts saving boy from certain death at Yosemite waterfall  San Jose Mercury News

SAN JOSE — The Smith family was reaping their rewards for a steep and wet clamber to the top of the Mist Trail at Yosemite National Park on Tuesday, watching ...



Among many teens, cheating is part of school  San Jose Mercury News

The honest truth about cheating in high school lurks just below the veneer of virtue: A whole lot of students do it, regularly and with impunity. The Leland High ...



A Los Gatos mom who makes her daughters’ clothes sews her way to TV’s ‘Who Are You Wearing?’  San Jose Mercury News

An effervescent mother of three is the latest Silicon Valley resident to have a star turn on a reality show. Jerilynn Ratcliff, a 40-something homemaker with the ...



New DIY Academy helps homeowners tackle projects  San Jose Mercury News

When Jeff Vasek and Steve Gross began remodeling homes out of their Los Gatos-based construction company a few years ago, they heard a common question ...



Bay Area science teachers put on lab coats and go to work at Stanford  Stanford University News

Two dozen teachers from local middle, junior high and high schools are spending eight weeks working alongside Stanford scientists this summer.



Calaveras County Sports  Calaveras Enterprise

Tuesday, Feb. 26. Baseball – Calaveras at East Union, 3:30 p.m.; Bret Harte at Liberty Ranch, 3:30 p.m.. Softball – Bret Harte at Ripon, 3:30 p.m..



CCS basketball playoffs: Leigh chosen for Open, Burlingame’s Frankie Ferrari to face former team  San Jose Mercury News

One of the storylines heading into the Central Coast Section's version of Selection Sunday was whether the Leigh boys basketball team would get chosen for the ...



Overfelt, Bellarmine reach boys soccer final  San Jose Mercury News

With a roster full of talent, Overfelt soccer coach Luis Ruelas didn't feel the need to rush freshman Hector Joya, letting the midfielder gain experience on the ...



Qualified by life | News  The Almanac Online

Ginny Maiwald, the Menlo Park City School District's director of student services, is qualified not just by her education and her work experience -- but by her life ...



Pedro Martinez shares Hall of Fame moment with Juan Marichal  San Jose Mercury News

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — Pedro Martinez capped his colorful induction speech Sunday with a call to the bullpen. He summoned Juan Marichal — the Giants ...



Antioch woman, 24, arrested after accident that killed San Jose motorcyclist  San Jose Mercury News

A drummer, a golfer, and a budding woodworker, 50-year-old Jeffrey Russell Cramer was also a devoted family man. Less than an hour before he died, Cramer ...



A look back on the year that was in Los Gatos  San Jose Mercury News

The 13th year of the 21st century saw the town of Los Gatos grappling with many controversies that would make headlines throughout the ensuing 12 ...



Milpitas blanks Santa Clara High 43-0  The Mercury News

In the second shut out win of the season, Milpitas High defeated host Santa Clara High School 43-0 win Friday to end the regular season. Milpitas (8-2 overall ...



AUHSD to start 2016-2017 school year with new key personnel  Orange County Breeze

Seven top leaders have been hired to head up guidance and student services, plus serve as assistant principals at five campuses in AUHSD.



Holiday Parades; Tree Lighting Ceremonies: NorCal Weekend  Patch.com

NorCal Weekend Event Guide - Mill Valley, CA - Looking for family fun and things to do this weekend in Northern California? Patch has you covered.



The Cautionary Tale of Ken Caminiti: The Steroid Era's First Truth-Teller  Bleacher Report

The past springs to life on an 80-inch flat-screen in a family room in Reno, Nevada. The television is extra-large because the woman watching it is battling ...



Harrington: Art and Soul Oakland — best bets for the fest  San Jose Mercury News

It should be a fine weekend of live music at the 13th annual Art and Soul Oakland. The festival, which runs noon to 8 p.m. Saturday and noon to 6 p.m. Sunday in ...



In remembrance of Alyssa: “Be bold. Be strong. Kick ass.” – Alyssa Sialaris  La Voz Weekly

De Anza College alumna Alyssa Sialaris, who died on April 3, is remembered as a talented athlete who had a serious funny side. Karina Thompson, Sialaris' ...



EMU Baseball Inks Nine NLI Signees for 2014 Campaign  EMU Eagles

EMU Head Baseball Coach Jay Alexander has announced the signing of nine high school student-athletes to National Letters of Intent Tuesday, Nov. 20.



Student found dead in apartment  The Orion

Jack Callaway, a first-year 17-year-old student, was found dead Nov. 4 at his off-campus apartment, according to a campuswide email Callaway was found after ...



The dream field comes true for Los Gatos  San Jose Mercury News

A decade-long quest for a youth sports park culminated on Oct. 27 with the opening of the Creekside Sports Park at 930 University Ave., just south of Lark ...



Bollywood Blues: Channeling Memphis and Mumbai, Aki Kumar Crafts a Bi-Continental Sound  Silicon Valley's Metro

The blues is a beguiling art form. Tangled up in this country's legacy of slavery and oppression it is first and foremost a folk tradition. It requires no formal training ...



Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Explorers Going Strong  Patch.com

For more than a quarter century, the Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Explorer Post has given hands-on experience to young men and women with an interest in ...



ABC7 celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month 2017  KGO-TV

In honor of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month, ABC7 celebrates the amazing Asian culture #whereyoulive.



95% of Stratford Middle School Students have been Accepted to their Top Choices in Exceptional High Schools  PR Web

Saratoga, California (PRWEB) June 17, 2014 -- Stratford Middle School today proudly announced that 95% of their 2014 matriculating class have been accepted ...



Brother, home from Afghanistan, tearfully reunites with sister at graduation ceremony  San Jose Mercury News

There was only one thing missing when Jessica Freedman walked to the stage at her graduation ceremony at Cal Poly in San Luis Obispo on Saturday ...



FOOTBALL: West Valley Vikings looking for better year in new conference  San Jose Mercury News

It wasn't the year they were hoping for on the football field at West Valley College in 2007. The Vikings won only one of 10 games and suffered through a tough ...



'Obey Your Master' art show at Exhibit A Gallery | Metallica | Steve Caballero | Tony Alva | Silicon Alleys | Metro Newspapers  Silicon Valley's Metro

Whenever he roams, the anti-man-about-town seems to wind up in revelatory situations that directly relate to his teenage San Jose memories. No matter what ...



Los Gatos-Saratoga: Realtors present scholarships to 18 graduating seniors  San Jose Mercury News

The Silicon Valley Realtors Charitable Foundation presented scholarship awards to 18 graduating seniors from public high schools in Silicon Valley at the end ...



Rowing News: Fall 2015 Rowing Recruits | row2k.com  row2k.com

Fall 2015 Rowing Recruits - Rowing news on row2k, one of the premier sources of rowing and sculling news, rowing results, rowing information, rowing features, ...



US Top 50 Junior Boys Indoor Returnees By Event  milesplit.com

Check out the nation\'s top 50 boys returnees among the class of 2018 (juniors) for the upcoming indoor season.



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