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Emergency Responders Work To Save Distressed Boaters In Alviso Marina

Emergency personnel from the U.S. Coast Guard, San Jose Fire Department and Menlo Park Fire Protection District were working to rescue two passengers on a disabled boat in the Alviso Marina in San Jose Sunday afternoon, according to a Coast Guard official.


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TiVo Reaches Deal With Cisco, Other Companies Over Patent Dispute

TiVo reached a deal to settle patent disputes with Cisco, Motorola and Time Warner Cable.


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San Jose ‘Chili Finger’ Woman Back In Jail For Lying To Police To Protect Son

The woman famous for pretending to find a human finger in bowl of chili at a San Jose Wendy’s in 2005 was charged Friday in Santa Clara County Superior Court with falsely accusing someone of shooting her son in the leg.


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Stranded South Bay Boater Airlifted To Safety

A boater who went out duck hunting Tuesday and got stuck overnight several miles from San Jose’s Alviso Marina was found cold but in good condition Wednesday morning.


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Shrimp Boat Sinks At San Jose’s Alviso Marina

The San Jose Fire Department responded to a sunken commercial shrimp boat at the Alviso Marina Thursday, a fire captain said.


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Alviso Waterway Reconnected To The Bay

Mother Nature scored another victory Wednesday in the ongoing fight to return San Francisco Bay to its natural habitat, as water officials threw open the gates to a water control project in Alviso.



Warm Weather Means Early Mosquito Spraying In San Jose

Mosquitoes could be out for blood earlier than usual this year because of the recent warm weather, and that has vector control officials in Silicon Valley scheduling a helicopter spraying of a prime breeding ground for Friday morning.


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Bay Wetlands Restoration Underway In Alviso Area Of San Jose

The destruction of a levee near Alviso will restore more than 300 acres of a salt pond to their natural habitat.


Alviso Port Inspires San Jose Leaders

Business leaders in Silicon Valley are looking at what it would take to reopen San Jose as a port to the San Francisco Bay, after the Alviso area recently resumed recreational boating.