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Active shooter false alarm at Great America Theme Park

Active shooter false alarm at Great America Theme Park

Anushka De, News Editor

November 12, 2019

t California’s Great America Theme Park’s Halloween Haunt event on Saturday, Oct. 26, a mugging incident caused a panicked evacuation after a false notion that a shooter was on the premises. The event spread quickly both live and on social media. Hundreds exited the park around 10:15 p.m. when an unknown numbe...

To Protect & To Serve

To Protect & To Serve

Amrutha Dorai

March 19, 2013

At 6:45 p.m. on New Year’s Eve, junior Zac Burke ducked into a police car. But not the back: Burke rode shotgun. Many of his friends were celebrating at a party on Prospect Road, a little way down from the Santa Clara County Sheriff's Office, but Burke had different plans. He spent the final da...

Police search for Subway robbers

Police search for Subway robbers

Kevin Tsukii

September 13, 2011

Click through to read captions. At around 8:50 p.m. on Sept. 13, the Subway on Stevens Creek Boulevard was robbed by two armed young men in hooded jackets, according to witnesses. Witness Mariana Guizar, who was working in a nearby restaurant, said that she saw one of the suspects with a pistol, and that the suspects ran away before the police arrived. Another witness, who preferred to be identified only as Laila, said th...

New pilot program aims to alleviate traffic woes

New pilot program aims to alleviate traffic woes

Edward Wang

September 9, 2010

City collaborates with Cupertino schools to reduce traffic   Read More »...

New pilot program aims to alleviate traffic woes

New pilot program aims to alleviate traffic woes

Edward Wang

September 7, 2010

City collaborates with Cupertino schools to reduce traffic   Read More »...

Boltage system tracks bikers and walkers

Boltage system tracks bikers and walkers

Edward Wang

September 4, 2010

A newly-installed sensor system at Kennedy Middle School and Lincoln Elementary School will encourage students to walk and bike   Read More »...

Staying safe on two wheels

Selene Rubino

September 10, 2009

What looks like a stampede of hundreds of thousands is actually a typical morning at MVHS as the bus circle clogs up with students pouring into the school. When the clocks strike 7:30, the wheels of cars and bikes spin visibly faster in a mad dash to get to class on time. Every so often, the path of...