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Birdman Takes Top Honors at Academy Awards

February 23, 2015 9:56 am

There were few surprises at the Neil Patrick Harris-hosted 87th Academy Awards. “Birdman” won for Best Picture, beating out main rival “Boyhood.” The film’s director and screenwriter Alejandro Iñárritu also won in the directing and screenwriting categories, making “Birdman” the night’s big winner. “Two Mexicans in a row, that’s suspicious I guess,” Iñárritu joked, after […]

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Malls On High Alert Following New Terror Threat

February 23, 2015 9:51 am

A new video from Al Shabaab purportedly shows the terror group calling for an attack on Mall of America, in Bloomington, Minn. According to Fox 9, the mall is one of three similar targets the terror group specifically names, including West Edmonton Mall in Canada and the Oxford Street shopping area in London. The video […]

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Man Charged With Stealing Money From Girl Scouts In San Jose

February 23, 2015 9:42 am

SAN JOSE, Calif. — Police arrested a Northern California man on suspicion of stealing $600 from Girl Scouts selling cookies. 23-year-old Cody Gintz allegedly yanked the cash box from a 10-year-old girl, who was selling cookies in front of a San Jose grocery store Sunday. Police said Gintz then returned the store parking lot about […]

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Watsonville Service Dog First To Sit On State Assembly Floor

February 20, 2015 4:48 pm

Sacramento, Ca – This was a very special week for Lego, a Watsonville Service Dog and his owner Aiden Tapiz.  While trying to gain some experience dealing with crowds for testing to become a service dog team, Aiden and Lego found themselves on a VIP tour of the State Capital in Sacramento on Thursday courtesy […]

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Crime Court Watch

February 20, 2015 3:44 pm

The Monterey County District Attorney’s Office has just released details of these court proceedings:   SALINAS MAN SENTENCED TO 20 YEARS FOR CHILD MOLESTATION Salinas resident Maurillo Gonzales, age 21, was sentenced to 20 years in state prison for committing seven lewd acts upon a child for incidents occurring in Monterey and Santa Cruz counties […]

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Woman Escapes Alleged Kidnapper In Sonoma County

February 20, 2015 9:50 am

A Sonoma County Sheriff’s Office SWAT team detained several people Thursday as part of a kidnapping investigation. The alleged victim told Petaluma police Wednesday that she was kidnapped three weeks ago and held against her will at a property in Santa Rosa, Lt. Carlos Basurto said. The woman said she was beaten and sexually abused […]

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Crews Prep Levi Stadium As Outdoor Hockey Rink

February 20, 2015 9:41 am

SANTA CLARA — Some advice for the 69,000 fans who plan to show up Saturday night at Levi’s Stadium for the Sharks’ outdoor clash with the Los Angeles Kings: Keep your expectations flexible. Because, even though a crucial two points are at stake for San Jose’s playoff hopes, this is more than a hockey game. […]

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Raiders Considering Southern California Move

February 20, 2015 9:29 am

With no long-term stadium deals inked in their hometowns, the Oakland Raiders and San Diego Chargers on Thursday unveiled a proposal under which the bitter AFC West rivals would play on the same field in a stadium outside Los Angeles. In a joint statement released Thursday evening, the teams said they’ll still negotiate in 2015 […]

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Salinas Runner Places #1 in NCAA

February 19, 2015 12:28 pm

  Salinas, CA -  Salinas is home to one of the fastest collegiate runners in the nation. Cristian Soratos has become one of the fastest in the United States to complete an indoor mile. His time of  3:55.27 is almost 2 seconds faster than any recorded time in the nation. Soratos is currently ranked #1 in the National Collegiate […]

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San Francisco Giants World Championship Trophy Tour Visits Salinas PAL

February 19, 2015 12:04 pm

The San Francisco Giants World Championship Trophy Tour presented by Bank of America will continue its three-month public tour in Salinas this February 20th.  Fans will have the opportunity to have their photo taken with the trophies and to support their local Junior Giants Baseball League by donating to view the trophy.   The focus of the trophy tour […]

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