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Santa Clara High School Alumni Push to Bring Back Panther Mascot  The Silicon Valley Voice

There's a new push to bring back an old image back to Santa Clara. An alumnus of Santa Clara High School has started a petition on the Care2 website, asking ...

Santa Clara High Schools’ Special Education Classes Hit the Court in Partnership with Special Olympics  The Silicon Valley Voice

The Wilcox High School gym was packed with spectators from both Santa Clara and Wilcox High Schools on Thursday, March 7. People were standing around ...

David Paul Silva Sr.  The Turlock Journal

David Paul Silva Sr., of Turlock, CA, went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, March 24, 2019. He was 81 years old.

Wilcox High School Ranks as Top Bay Area School  The Silicon Valley Voice

Niche named Wilcox High School as a Top Bay Area School in their school rankings. Santa Clara High School also has good reviews on Niche.

Legendary coach Lou Cvijanovich, who turned Santa Clara into a power, dies at age 92  Ventura County Star

Lou Cvijanovich coached CIF-SS titles in three different sports but is best known for turning the Santa Clara boys basketball team into a powerhouse.

Disney Villains Brought to Life at Santa Clara High Homecoming Parade  The Silicon Valley Voice

Santa Clara High brought Disney Villains to life with their decorated floats. They took their Homecoming Parade on the road to local elementary schools.

Santa Clara High School Senior Shares Love of Human Anatomy with Bay Area Youth  The Silicon Valley Voice

Santa Clara High School senior Ankith Maremanda believes that the human body is a miraculous thing, like a well-oiled machine that responds to the stimuli ...

Bond Projects Information Forums Update  The Silicon Valley Voice

Santa Clara Unified School District held a bond projects information forum regarding Measure BB that will be on the November ballot.

Hank Roberts, Santa Clara High School, Awarded Week 2 Coach of the Week

The San Francisco 49ers Charlie Wedemeyer Coach of the Week award for week two goes to Hank Roberts from Santa Clara High School in Santa Clara, CA.

Wilson High School Offers Extra Support for Students  The Silicon Valley Voice

Santa Clara's Wilson High School is an alternative high school aimed at helping students get their diploma and providing extra support.

Dominic Caserta Files Complaint Against the School District and City for Over $38 Million and is Represented by Suspended Attorney John Mlnarik

By Robert Haugh. Disgraced former City Councilman Dominic Caserta believes the Santa Clara Unified School District and the City of Santa Clara ruined his ...

Remembering Coach C: A winner in the game of life  Angelus News

His life could easily be defined by the hundreds of games and dozens of championships his Santa Clara High School teams won. But Lou Cvijanovich had a ...

SCUSD Superintendent Dr. Stanley Rose Announces Retirement  The Silicon Valley Voice

In early November, Dr. Stanley Rose announced that he will be retiring as Superintendent of the Santa Clara Unified School District (SCUSD) in June 2019.

Looking Back: Santa Clara Headlines From March 13  The Silicon Valley Voice

Santa Clara news and Santa Clara headlines from history include a Buchser High event and Santa Clara High School Girls in Auto Accident.

Santa Clara Student Awarded Sister Cities International Youth Leadership Award  Savinder Singh

Riana Grewal,16, is about to start her senior year at Santa Clara High School. One of Grewal's summer highlights was receiving this year's Sister Cities ...

Former Council Member Dominic Caserta Prepares to Sue City, School District  The Silicon Valley Voice

Former City Council Member Dominic Caserta takes first steps towards a lawsuit against the City of Santa Clara and Santa Clara Unified School District.

Sam Kumar Addresses His Comments About Wilcox High Math Scores

By Srinivasan Sambathkumar. Karen Hardy wants kudos for Wilcox having a slightly better math test pass rate than Santa Clara High. There's a Shania Twain ...

Karen Hardy: It Was Wrong of My Opponent to Criticize Wilcox High School and Math Scores

By Karen Hardy. Part of the pledge candidates made in order to have the city pay half of the cost of their ballot statement was no negative campaigning.

Former mayor of Santa Clara dies  The Mercury News

Larry Marsalli, the former mayor of Santa Clara and a lifelong resident of the city, died Monday. He was 92. “My father was not only devoted to the city of Santa ...

Dominic Caserta Paid Mlnarik Law Group $40000 for Legal Services, Will They Sue Santa Clara Unified School District?

By Robert Haugh. Some interesting info is popping on FPPC 460 Forms. That's what campaigns have to file to disclose publicly what they've raised and spent.

Wilcox 2018 Homecoming Floats Use Greener Construction  The Silicon Valley Voice

Santa Clara's Wilcox High School suggests students use greener practices when constructing this year's Homecoming floats.

Former Santa Clara Councilman Caserta On Leave From Teaching Job

Former Councilman Caserta On Leave From District - Cupertino, CA - "We are appalled and disappointed with these allegations," said Santa Clara Unified ...

Santa Clara Bruins Win Thriller at Levi’s Stadium  The Silicon Valley Voice

The Santa Clara High School Bruins took on the Saratoga High School Falcons in a football game at Levi's Stadium. The Bruins took the win.

Crews contain fire at Santa Clara High School snack shack  KGO-TV

Firefighters contained a small fire at a snack shack at Santa Clara High School this afternoon.

Bruins Offense Can’t Bear Fruit in Shutout Loss  Savinder Singh

On the surface, a box score showing a 30-0 final score suggests the losing football team struggled on both sides of the ball. However, the Santa Clara Bruins' ...

Santa Clara City Councilman resigns amid sexual harassment allegations  KGO-TV

A Santa Clara city councilman has resigned following allegations that he sexually harassed students at the schools where he taught, as well as former campaign ...

Santa Clara Holiday Historic Home Tour 2018  The Silicon Valley Voice

Tickets are avilable for purchase for the Santa Clara Historic Home Tour. Proceeds benefit the Harris Lass Museum, historic preservation projects, and more.

Teachers from Buchser Middle School Form Cross-Curricular Unit to Teach “The Martian”  The Silicon Valley Voice

Two teachers from Buchser Middle School — a science and an English teacher — formed a cross-curricular unit to teach The Martian.

Kindergarten Students Learn American Sign Language from High School Students  The Silicon Valley Voice

Kindergarten students at Central Park Elementary School have started to learn American Sign Language from an ASL class at Santa Clara High School.

Learn to Say “Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious” at Washington Open Elementary School’s “Mary Poppins”  The Silicon Valley Voice

Washington Open Elementary School's drama program's actors share how they learned to work with the word Supercalifragilisticexpialidocious in Mary Poppins.

Sunnyvale crash: Santa Clara High student was one of two killed  The Mercury News

SUNNYVALE — One of the two people who died in a car crash Saturday on Central Expressway was a student at Santa Clara High School. The Santa Clara ...

Santa Clara council member resigns amid sexual harassment claims  San Francisco Chronicle

A Santa Clara city councilman facing a spate of sexual harassment allegations resigned from office and suspended his campaign for Santa Clara County ...

49ers Partner with Learning by Giving Foundation to Help Local Students  The Silicon Valley Voice

The San Francisco 49ers partnered with the Learning by Giving Foundation to benefit Santa Clara Schools' 49ers STEM Leadership Institute.

Dominic Caserta accusers speak at Santa Clara City Council meeting  KGO-TV

The Santa Clara City Council voted unanimously to accept Dominic Caserta's unconditional resignation. Had he not resigned Tuesday morning and would have ...

Chargers Best Bruins in Boys Water Polo  The Silicon Valley Voice

The Santa Clara High School Bruins took on the Wilcox High School Chargers in a water polo match. The Chargers win with 16-7.

Santa Clara Mayor Calls On Councilman To Resign

Santa Clara Mayor Calls On Councilman To Resign - Cupertino, CA - Allegations of potential sexual abuse by city councilman and teacher Dominic Caserta ...

Parents and Students Shop for School Year  Savinder Singh

It's the last few days before summer break ends and both parents and students alike are scrambling with their back-to-school shopping.

Buchser Middle School’s “Shrek The Musical Jr.” Shows “How a Dream Comes True”  The Silicon Valley Voice

Santa Clara's Buchser Middle School's Drama Program presents Shrek the Musical Jr. The young actors share their views on their roles.

Mayor Gillmor Gets Served in Financial Disclosure Lawsuit  The Silicon Valley Voice

Santa Clara Mayor Lisa Gillmor has been served in the financial disclosure lawsuit that claims that she has not properly disclosed her income.

Signs Point Toward Special Season for Chargers Basketball  The Silicon Valley Voice

The Wilcox High School Chargers have already won the Sandi Stober Classic, and their basketball season hasn't even started yet.

A look inside San Jose politics and culture  San Jose Inside

A former campaign staffer accuses ex-boss Dominic Caserta of parading around in nothing but a bath towel and other impropriety.

9 people file police reports against embattled Santa Clara Councilman Dominic Caserta  The Mercury News

Mayor Lisa Gillmor said she is "sickened" by reports alleging the councilman, who is running for a county supervisor seat, has sexually harassed multiple ...

Sutter and Montague Schools Lead District with Computer Science Immersion Programs  The Silicon Valley Voice

Sutter and Montague schools in Santa Clara had a Future Epic Showcase this month so show off their Computer Science Immersion programs.

Chargers Charge Past Bruins 63-7  The Silicon Valley Voice

The annual Santa Clara and Wilcox rivalry football game churned out another win for the Chargers on Friday night. Wilcox took this one — a 63-7 victory.

Bruins Water Polo Knocks Off Rival Chargers  The Silicon Valley Voice

The Santa Clara High School Bruins took on their rival, the Wilcox High School Chagers, in a water polo match. Bruins take the win 14-9.

Controversy Surrounds System of Division Alignment for SCVAL  The Silicon Valley Voice

Those who follow high school sports closely in the Santa Clara and Sunnyvale neighborhoods are probably aware of the two-division alignment for the various ...

Ellenberg and Oliverio apparently to square off in November for District 4 supervisor seat  The Mercury News

In a hotly contested primary race for Santa Clara County District 4 supervisor where accusations of sexual harassment sometimes drowned out a discussion of ...

Larry Marsalli: 1926-2018  Savinder Singh

Lawrence “Larry” Marsalli, one of Santa Clara's most beloved patriarchs, died Monday at the age of 92.Marsalli served on the Santa Clara City Council.

Six candidates jump into race for three Sunnyvale City Council seats  The Mercury News

Two incumbents and four challengers who portray themselves as tenant rights advocates will compete for three seats on the Sunnyvale City Council this ...

Who are the six candidates gunning for Yeager’s seat?  The Mercury News

A correction to an earlier version of this article has been appended to the end of the article. After a top contender abandoned his campaign for Santa Clara ...

Embattled Santa Clara Councilman Dominic Caserta Resigns From Office  CBS San Francisco Bay Area

SANTA CLARA (CBS SF) — City Councilman Dominic Caserta, who is being investigated for numerous allegations of potential sexual abuse and improper ...

Wilcox Chargers Win NorCal State Championship  The Silicon Valley Voice

The Wilcox Chargers have won the NorCal State Championship after beating the Capital Christian and will now have a chance to win the State Championship.

Football: Pioneer Valley coach John Ruiz steps down after four seasons  Santa Maria Times

Pioneer Valley High School head football coach John Ruiz has resigned after four seasons, the school district announced Monday.

CARSTAR Introduces Collision Repair Industry to 49ers Foundation's STEM Leadership Institute  Autobody News

CARSTAR recently introduced the collision repair industry to a group of remarkable seventh-grade students who were part of the San Francisco 49ers ...

Santa Clara Teacher Accused Of Statutory Rape, Condoms Found In Class  CBS Local

SANTA CLARA (CBS SF) – A Santa Clara High School teacher and track coach appeared in Superior Court in San Jose Thursday on charges of having sex with ...

Freak tragedy at Santa Clara High: School nurse dies after performing CPR on coach  San Jose Mercury News

School nurse Eileen Bowden dropped to her knees and began performing CPR on the stricken softball coach. He had just collapsed during practice Tuesday at ...

Penalties and Turnovers Doom Fremont In Loss Against Cardinals  The Silicon Valley Voice

On the first possession of the game for the Fremont Firebirds, a fumble was made with their opponent, the Santa Cruz Cardinals, recovering the football.

The 14 Bay Area killers who won Christmas clemency from Jerry Brown  The Mercury News

California Gov. Jerry Brown granted 143 pardons and 131 commutations on Christmas Eve, including reductions of sentences for 14 Bay Area killers.

Wilcox Chargers Power Past Aragon; Improve to 3-0  Savinder Singh

The Wilcox High School Chargers took on the Aragon High School Dons in a competitive football game. The Chargers take the win, 55-14.

Santa Clara Swim Club Coach Accused of $600,000 in “Misappropriated Funds”  The Silicon Valley Voice

Head Coach John Bitter was fired from Santa Clara Swim Club. He is accused of misappropriating $600000 of the club's funds.

Silicon Valley High School Introduces STEM Lab, Program  T.H.E. Journal

Contributions from the 49ers Foundation, Chevron and Silicon Valley Education Foundation have been used to building a high-tech STEM lab and program at ...

Santa Clara pays $6.7 million to woman injured resisting warrantless police entry  East Bay Times

A San Jose woman will get a $6.7 million settlement from the city of Santa Clara after her leg was broken while trying to prevent police officers from entering her ...

Santa Clara settles police excessive force lawsuit for $6.7 million  KGO-TV

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (KGO) -- Santa Clara's City Council approved a $6.7 million settlement by the city's insurance carrier with a woman, identified as Danielle ...

Santa Clara accused in lawsuit of civil rights violations  SFGate

A San Jose woman filed a federal civil rights lawsuit against the city of Santa Clara, the police chief and five other Santa Clara officers alleging police used ...

Robert (Bob) Dennis Weiler  Gilroy Dispatch

Robert (Bob) Dennis Weiler, 71, of Gilroy, California, passed away on Friday, October 26, 2018. Bob was born on March 1, 1947 in Akron, Ohio to Robert and ...

“Buon Giorno” at Roberta Jones Junior Theatre’s “Pinocchio”  The Silicon Valley Voice

Roberta Jones Junior Theatre presents Pinocchio the musical, performed by young Santa Clarans. The actors even sang in Italian.

Coast Union High FFA students have excellent showing at California Mid-State Fair  The Tribune

Coast Union High School's 14 FFA students sold their pigs, goats and heifers for a total of $56900 — eclipsing 2017's $44868 livestock sales at the fair by 15 ...

Still healing from Ventura County's first mass shooting 25 years before Borderline  Ventura County Star

On Dec. 2, 1993, an unemployed engineer killed four people in Ventura County's first random mass shooting. Survivors say the pain never goes away.

Wilcox Football: Is an Undefeated Season Within Reach?  The Silicon Valley Voice

The Wilcox High School Chargers took on the Palo Alto High School Vikings in a football game. Will Wilcox have an undefeated season?

Senior enjoy bingo at the Oxnard Performing Arts Center  Tri County Sentry

By Chris Frost. Oxnard— Big fun, camaraderie and the possibility of a nice payday were the ingredients for a great game of bingo, ...

SVCTE Students Win 13 Medals at SkillsUSA State Competition

Silicon Valley Career Technical Education (SVCTE) students won five gold medals, five silver medals, and three bronze medals during the SkillsUSA California ...

Fighting Words Poetry Contest winners finalists  Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

Read the winning entries for the 2018 Fighting Words Poetry Contest, in which students wrote poems to amplify under-reported stories and make their voices ...

Let It Snow at Great America’s Third Annual WinterFest  The Silicon Valley Voice

About eight million lights, a thousand holiday trees and frequent “snow” are a part of the third annual WinterFest at California's Great America. Past fan favorites ...

Robert Russell Laubacher | Obituaries  Ontario Argus Observer

Robert Russell Laubacher. March 4, 1933- July 15, 2018. ONTARIO. Robert Laubacher, 85, beloved husband, father, grandfather and great-grandfather, brother ...

Fremont Can’t Hang with Milpitas  The Silicon Valley Voice

The Fremont Firebirds basketball team were unable to win against the Milpitas Trojans at Friday night's game. They will play Lynbrook next.

Basketball: Creighton Lane, former Wilcox coach, dies of cancer at 56  San Jose Mercury News

SANTA CLARA — Creighton Lane, a longtime Wilcox basketball coach and mentor to many former and current students at the Santa Clara high school, has died ...

Santa Clara handyman found guilty three decades after killing classmate  San Jose Mercury News

For 31 years, Mary Quigley's mother waited for her 17-year-old daughter's rape and murder to be solved. For 31 years, Brendan Murry, who used to walk the ...

Indian American Youth Holds Fundraiser Concert Event for Human Anatomy Awareness  India West

An Indian American youngster in California, Ankith Maremanda, recently held a fundraiser concert event to raise awareness of the science of human anatomy at ...

Council Appoints New City Manager  Santa Clara Weekly

The City Council approved appointing a new City Manager, whose new contract amounts to roughly $700,000 a year in salary and benefits, Tuesday night.

Cupertino, Sunnyvale: Local swimmers ready for CCS finals  The Mercury News

The best high school swimmers in the Santa Clara Valley will be diving into international waters this week when the annual Central Coast Section trials and ...

Teen stowaway was tired, quiet and hungry after plane's landing  CNN

The teen stowaway who survived a five-hour flight hidden in the plane's wheel well is recovering in a Hawaii hospital, a state health official said.

Holiday boutique calendar  San Jose Mercury News

Christmas Belles Boutique. 29th year. Original handcrafted gifts. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Oct. 25-27. 530 Pamlar Ave., San Jose. (408) 287-9256. Christmas Goose ...

California Virtual Academies: Is online charter school network cashing in on failure?  San Jose Mercury News

The TV ads pitch a new kind of school where the power of the Internet allows gifted and struggling students alike to “work at the level that's just right for them” ...

Milpitas: Trojans host ‘Spikefest’ volleyball tournament  The Mercury News

Featuring 32 teams from the Central Coast Section and other sections, the Milpitas High varsity volleyball team hosted the “Spikefest” tournament on Saturday.

Vigil Held for Teen Killed in San Jose Crash  NBC Bay Area

Hundreds of friends and family gathered Tuesday night to remember Laurrina Marquez, an 18-year-old girl killed in a car accident in San Jose.

CARSTAR's Largest MSO Celebrates Grand Opening  BodyShop Business

In honor of CARSTAR Chilton Auto Body, a collision repair team with over 11 locations across the San Francisco bay area, CARSTAR will make an $11,000 ...

Cougar girls win first CCS title | Local Sports News  Half Moon Bay Review

The Half Moon Bay High School girls basketball team won its first-ever Central Coast Section Division 4 title on Saturday night at Santa Clara High School.

Oxnard mayoral candidate Morey Navarro  Ventura County Star

The Star sent questionnaires to each of the four incumbents and 14 candidates in the Oxnard recall election on May 1.

Murder charge reduced to manslaughter in fratricide  San Jose Mercury News

At first, it looked like a case of cold-blooded murder: Police said a Santa Clara youth shot his father, set fire to their house and then walked down the street for a ...

An Olympic medalist was killed in his back yard. 7 years later, his wife has been sentenced for murder.  The Washington Post

Was David Laut an Olympic hero or a wife-beater? That was the debate during his wife's murder trial.

FAMILY TIES | Special 150 year reunion of the kin of Ventura County settlers  Ventura County Reporter

Aug 2, 2017 | Alicia Doyle, Camarillo, Cover Story, Feature, News, Oxnard, Ventura County | 0 |. FAMILY TIES | Special 150 year reunion of the kin of Ventura ...

Carpinteria Schools Superintendent Micheline Miglis Settles Into Job She Can Relate To  Noozhawk

As a child of immigrants, educator says she was drawn by district's dual-language immersion program — and a chance to return to the Central Coast.

Winds relentless as Thomas Fire consumes more homes on Day 2  Ventura County Star

Mother Nature showed no remorse as the Thomas Fire continued to tear through Ventura, Santa Paula and Ojai on Tuesday.

Athlete of the Week: Sequoia's Ziggy Lauese | Sports  San Mateo Daily Journal

What a week it was for the Sequoia Cherokees. Four games in five days — all of them wins — and, with them, a pair of championships in the Peninsula Athletic ...

Richard Harris Named Malibu Boys Basketball Coach | Sports  Malibu Times

Having worked as a production assistant at ESPN back in 2002 and 2003, where he helped produce the highlights for SportsCenter and ESPN News, Richard ...

Clergy abuse files reveal heart-wrenching tragedy  Ventura County Star

The 12000 pages of clergy abuse records released Thursday by the Archdiocese of Los Angeles read like a horror story. Involving 124 clergy, including 25 who ...

Before Foxcatcher: The story of the Swimming Hall of Fame and the John du Pont not depicted in FOXCATCHER, the movie  SwimSwam

The Carell character (playing du Pont) in the movie is not the man I knew,” said swim coach Frank Keefe, who walked out of the film before it ended in disgust.

News & Culture in Silicon Valley, CA | District 22 Assembly Seat | Sally Lieber | Paul Fong and Dominic Caserta  Silicon Valley's Metro

PUT DOMINIC CASERTA in a room full of strangers and by the end of the night you can bet he will know every single one of them. The slick Santa Clara ...

'Picture This' photo exhibit, silent auction to aid Bell Arts  Ventura County Star

The work of Ventura County Star photographers has been recognized time and time again for effectively and beautifully capturing the essence of playing, living ...

Ventura County Star  Ventura County Star

A total of 93 students from high schools across Ventura County will be recognized as Star Scholars on June 1 at the Ventura County Community Foundation's ...

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