El Estoque

Read beyond the Defunding the Police slogan to understand its nuance

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Opposing solutions have overlapping answers for fixing a flawed police system
October 11, 2020
Opposing solutions have overlapping answers for fixing a flawed police system

House Fire on Cheryl Drive

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Assessing the perspectives of spectators and owners of the home during the incident
October 5, 2020
Assessing the perspectives of spectators and owners of the home during the incident

Nearly two thousand protestors gather in Cupertino

Volunteer with megaphone speaks and chants on top of the barricade in front of the Sheriff's Office.
South Bay protestors gather in Cupertino to demonstrate for the Black Lives Matter movement
June 12, 2020
South Bay protestors gather in Cupertino to demonstrate for the Black Lives Matter movement

Local governmental efforts

Santa Clara County Public Health and Sheriff Departments respond to COVID-19
April 10, 2020
Santa Clara County Public Health and Sheriff Departments respond to COVID-19

Active shooter false alarm at Great America Theme Park

Active shooter false alarm at Great America Theme Park
Mugging incident at Great America leads to rumors of shooter and causes mass hysteria
November 12, 2019
Mugging incident at Great America leads to rumors of shooter and causes mass hysteria

To Protect & To Serve

To Protect & To Serve
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...

Police search for Subway robbers

Four squad cars parked on Stevens Creek Boulevard in front of Subway. Further down the road towards Bubb Road, three more squad cars sat parked at the 76 Gas Station. Photo by 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...

New pilot program aims to alleviate traffic woes

New pilot program aims to alleviate traffic woes
September 9, 2010

City collaborates with Cupertino schools to reduce traffic   Build an elementary school, a middle school and a high school within one mile of each other and you can expect major traffic...

New pilot program aims to alleviate traffic woes

New pilot program aims to alleviate traffic woes
September 7, 2010

City collaborates with Cupertino schools to reduce traffic   It is a familiar sight to see parents in idle cars waiting to pick up or drop off students in the tri-school area of Lincoln...

Boltage system tracks bikers and walkers

Boltage system tracks bikers and walkers
September 4, 2010

A newly-installed sensor system at Kennedy Middle School and Lincoln Elementary School will encourage students to walk and bike   The heavy traffic around MVHS is a seemingly unavoidable...

Staying safe on two wheels

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...

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