Firefighters Monitor Winds In Crews Fire Area Near Gilroy; 20 Percent ContainmentThe Crews Fire that started Sunday in the hills east of Gilroy in rural Santa Clara County has burned an estimated 5,400 acres and is 20 percent contained as of Tuesday morning, according to Cal Fire.
Gilroy's Crews Fire Grows To 5,400 Acres; Homes Threatened, Residents EvacuatedThe Crews Fire continued its march toward Highway 152 early Monday morning but calming winds and hundreds of firefighters were slowing the blaze's advance through the sparsely populated hills and grasslands near Gilroy.
Evacuations Continue as Hundreds Battle 2 Wildfires Outside Gilroy, Morgan HillThe Crews Fire east of Gilroy in rural Santa Clara County quickly grew to 1,000 acres and additional evacuations of properties along Cañada Road were underway
Santa Clara County Opens Pop-Up COVID-19 Testing Sites In San Jose, GilroySanta Clara County launched two pop-up COVID-19 coronavirus testing sites Tuesday, allowing residents in Gilroy and San Jose to be tested free of charge.
Caltrain Strikes Pedestrian Near Gilroy StationA Caltrain struck a person trespassing on the tracks Monday evening, according to the San Mateo County Transit District.
3.4 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Near Gilroy, San Juan BautistaA minor earthquake registering 3.4 magnitude struck an area along near the San Benito-Monterey County line Wednesday morning, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Gilroy Community Rallies Around Family-Owned Donut Shop, Raise Nearly $80KThe owners of a donut shop in Gilroy are feeling the love from their community.
Fentanyl Overdose Calls Spiking In Santa Clara County; Murder Charges In Teen's DeathOverdoses of the potent drug Fentanyl have been spiking in Santa Clara County over recent weeks, resulting in numerous calls for medical assistance and murder charges being filed against a San Jose man related to the death of a Santa Clara teenage girl.
Person Fatally Struck By Caltrain Near Gilroy StationA person died after being hit by a train Friday morning on tracks north of the Gilroy Caltrain Station, Caltrain officials said.
Coronavirus Pandemic: Famed Gilroy Garlic Festival Cancelled Over Fears Of The CoronavirusThe pungent smell of garlic, an annual Spring ritual in the Salinas Valley, will be missing this year as organizers of the famed Gilroy Garlic Festival announced Friday they were cancelling the 2020 event.
Coronavirus Death Reported In Gilroy; Mayor Confirms 2nd CaseAn elderly person has died after contracting the novel coronavirus, Gilroy Mayor Roland Velasco announced.
Gilroy Firefighters Monitored After Treating Patient Diagnosed With CoronavirusGilroy firefighters on Thursday went on a medical call for a resident experiencing chest pains. The patient was taken to Kaiser Hospital Santa Teresa in San Jose for treatment. It was there that the patient was later confirmed to have Novel coronavirus.
Man Arrested For Allegedly Trying To Kidnap Child From Gilroy StoreA 39-year-old man has been arrested for allegedly trying to take someone else's 2-year-old son out of a Goodwill store in Gilroy last weekend, police said Tuesday.
Suspect Allegedly Tried To Lead 2-Year-Old Boy Out Of Gilroy Store, Away From DadAccording to police, a man appeared to be walking out of the store at 845 First St. with someone else's 2-year-old child before the child's father confronted the man around 3:05 p.m.
Magnitude 3.3 Earthquake Strikes Near Gilroy OvernightA magnitude 3.3 earthquake struck near Gilroy early Monday morning, the latest in a series of small quakes that have struck southern Santa Clara County in recent days.