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Lady Gaga gives to Gilroy schools  Gilroy Dispatch

The beginning of the school year can be rough for anyone. For hundreds of students in the Gilroy Unified School District, the new school opens on an especially ...



  1. California garlic festival shooting: Live updates  CNN
  2. Santino William Legan, Gilroy shooter: Insta cited 'Might Makes Right'  USA TODAY
  3. Disturbing portrait emerges of Gilroy Garlic Festival shooter  Los Angeles Times
  4. Gilroy Garlic Festival Mass Shooting Leaves 4 Dead Including Gunman; Manhunt For Possible 2nd Suspect  CBS San Francisco
  5. Four dead, including suspect, and at least 12 hurt in shooting at Gilroy Garlic Festival  The Mercury News
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Lady Gaga Donates $11K To Gilroy Schools  Gilroy, CA Patch

Lady Gaga Donates $11K To Gilroy Schools - Gilroy, CA - Through her Born This Way Foundation, the mega star performer announced wanting to give back to ...



Garlic Festival alleged shooter came from prominent local family  ABC News

Santino William Legan, the 19-year-old who allegedly shot at a food festival in a small Californian town hailed from a well-known family in the agricultural ...



Fear and blame for Trump after 3 mass shootings in a week  Los Angeles Times

Mass shootings in Gilroy, Dayton and El Paso over the last week spurred fear and talk at one Gilroy restaurant that the president had incited violence.



Cormier hopes to lift up Gilroy community with UFC 241 win  NBCSports.com

Daniel Cormier is hoping to lift up a belt and a community Saturday.



Gilroy shooter's 'target list' spurs domestic terrorism probe  Los Angeles Times

Federal authorities on Tuesday said they had launched a domestic terrorism investigation into the shooting at the Gilroy Garlic Festival after officials discovered ...



Coroner: Gilroy Garlic Festival shooter died from suicide  The Mercury News

The suspected shooter at this weekend's Gilroy Garlic Festival where three people were killed and more than a dozen were injured died from suicide.



Fireworks at Gilroy High  Gilroy Dispatch

The Fourth of July celebration in Gilroy are sure to go off with a bang, as the city-sponsored legal fireworks show returns at 9:30pm near Gilroy High School.



Gilroy High principal leaving after decade  Gilroy Dispatch

For the first time in a decade, Gilroy school leaders will be searching for a new principal at Gilroy High School after veteran administrator Marco Sanchez ...



Beautiful weather welcomes Class of 2019  Gilroy Dispatch

Nearly 900 Gilroy Unified School District graduates took part in four different commencement ceremonies throughout town as members of the graduating class of ...



Five new principals join Gilroy for 2019-20 year  Gilroy Dispatch

A quintet of new administrators will welcome students and families at their respective schools at the onset of the 2019-20 school year in Gilroy Unified School ...



Gilroy High wrestling near perfect  Gilroy Dispatch

There is no such thing as perfection in wrestling, but the great ones strive for it everyday. Last Saturday in the Pacific Coast League Gabilan Division ...



Gilroy's commencement ceremonies next week  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy High School's Class of 2019 will receive their diplomas at 6pm June 7 on the 750 W. 10th St. campus, while Christopher High School will distribute ...



Annual Gifted Games set for April 26 in Gilroy  Gilroy Dispatch

The annual Gifted Games, which allows students with disabilities to participate in athletic events in a non-competitive atmosphere, will be held Friday, April 26 at ...



High School Graduations Are Upon Us  Patch.com

High School Graduations Are Upon Us - Gilroy, CA - The following list encompasses local high school graduations coming up in June.



Gilroy basketball alive and well  Gilroy Dispatch

It was early October, and there was a distinct possibility Gilroy High would have to do the unthinkable: cancel the varsity girls basketball season. Without a coach ...



Dispatch presents Class of 2019 Senior Spotlights  Gilroy Dispatch

Each year, the Gilroy Dispatch profiles a few outstanding soon-to-be Gilroy Unified School District graduates. Selected from recommendations of staff at ...



Nash to lead Gilroy High football  Gilroy Dispatch

When Simeon Nash was hired as the new Gilroy High football coach in early May, he knew the program was running behind when it came to the off-season ...



School closing imminent in 2020  Gilroy Dispatch

As enrollment at Gilroy elementary schools continues on a downward trend—which directly affects the amount of state aid they receive—the closing of at least ...



How much you have to spend to get a UFC fighter at your door  KGO-TV

The Gilroy High School wrestling team is hoping to rake in a lot of money with its fireworks stand. The team is coached by UFC heavyweight champion Daniel ...



Student numbers dropping in Gilroy  Gilroy Dispatch

Despite a booming housing market in South County, with a substantial increase in inventory over the last decade, Gilroy schools will serve nearly 650 fewer ...



GECA named 2019 Calif. Distinguished School  Gilroy Dispatch

Dr. TJ Owens Early College Academy was among 162 middle and high schools recognized as a 2019 California Distinguished School by the State Dept. of ...



GECA ranked among top schools in nation  Gilroy Dispatch

Dr. TJ Owens Gilroy Early College Academy is among the top high schools in the nation, according to U.S. News & World Report. Gilroy Unified School District's ...



Contaminants discovered in soil at Brownell, South Valley  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy Unified School District has hired an environmental firm to remove soil with “higher than normal levels of arsenic in the dirt” at Brownell Middle School, ...



Gilroy baseball aims to make CCS again  Gilroy Dispatch

In the last couple of years, the Gilroy High baseball team has had some heavy hitters in the lineup, players who were a threat to hit a home run on any pitch.



'Sleepy' is a nightmare for opponents  Gilroy Dispatch

His nickname may be Sleepy, but don't mistake Nick Villarreal's calm, laid-back demeanor for an inability to get excited or pumped up. The Gilroy High junior lets ...



Christopher Ranch donates to Gilroy schools  Gilroy Dispatch

Ken Christopher, executive vice president of Christopher Ranch, last month presented Gilroy High School principal March Sanchz with a $15,000 check to cover ...



School trustee heads push for eastside community pool  Gilroy Dispatch

A Gilroy school board trustee is leading the charge for the construction of a new community pool on the east side of the city, which has had no public aquatic ...



High schoolers teach STEAM lessons  Gilroy Dispatch

A self-motivated group of local high school students, calling themselves “STEAM4Students,” has been teaching afterschool lessons for the last three years at ...



Gilroy has reason for high expectations  Gilroy Dispatch

In the immediate aftermath of a 2-0 defeat to Lincoln High last year in the opening round of the Central Coast Section Division I playoffs, Gilroy High boys soccer ...



Christopher pool opens  Gilroy Dispatch

The City of Gilroy celebrated the first week of summer with a special family swim day at the Christopher High School pool, at the northwest Gilroy campus, 850 ...



Suspect Arrested After Officer-Involved Shooting, Chase at Gilroy High School  NBC Bay Area

An officer-involved shooting on the campus of Gilroy High School prompted the evacuation of the school's football stadium during a youth tournament Sunday ...



As Gilroy grows, school enrollment drops  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy real estate agents are reporting that 1,218 single-family homes, condos and town homes were sold in the city in the last two years, yet Gilroy schools are ...



Gilroy honors school staff for 'invaluable' service  Gilroy Dispatch

Four Gilroy Unified School District employees were named award recipients in the 2019 Employee Recognition Program. The four, one from each of the district's ...



Student cooks way to Future Chefs title  Gilroy Dispatch

From left up front, Future Chefs top three finishers Kevin Carrillo (third place), Rayen Garcia (second place) and Julia Finucane (champion) at the March 5 ...



Gilroy July 4th Guide To Fireworks, Parades & More 2019  Gilroy, CA Patch

July 4th Guide: Fireworks, Parades: Gilroy - Gilroy, CA - Your complete listings of times and locations to Independence Day fun and activities going on in Gilroy ...



Gilroy wins unprecedented 17th straight title  Gilroy Dispatch

The Gilroy High wrestling dynasty shows no signs of slowing down any time soon. In fact, it seems like the Mustangs are inching up to a higher level. A year after ...



GUSD elementary school on chopping block for 2020  Gilroy Dispatch

Declining enrollments and increased wages and benefits could force the Gilroy Unified School District to close an elementary school by the 2020-21 school year ...



Gilroy steps into high expectations  Gilroy Dispatch

After going undefeated and winning its first-ever Central Coast Section championship, what can Gilroy High possibly do for an encore? What we do know is that ...



Christopher, Gilroy open with CCS wins  Gilroy Dispatch

The up and down thrill ride that has been Christopher High's season reached its apex in a nail-biting 1-0, 8-inning win over Hillsdale in the opening round of the ...



Cougars advance to 1st-ever CCS title game  Gilroy Dispatch

For the 13 seniors finishing out their Christopher High baseball career, along with every single player for that matter, these last few games of the season are ...



New math building nears completion at GHS  Gilroy Dispatch

In a concerted effort to capture equity among its two high school facilities as well as expand capacity for a growing population, Gilroy district officials have ...



Gilroy salaries rank high in CA  Gilroy Dispatch

The City of Gilroy's wages and benefits for its city workers place it among the top 20 percent in the entire state, according to a new report. In her annual report of ...



Barnes hits goal to play NCAA football  Gilroy Dispatch

When Joe Barnes received a direct message via Twitter from someone claiming to be an assistant football coach from the Redlands University, he did a double ...



Student honored at Young Artists Showcase  Gilroy Dispatch

Christopher High School senior Maia Nantais was one of 26 winners in the 2019 Young Artists Showcase selected by the Santa Clara County Office of ...



Gilroy field hockey wraps up season  Gilroy Dispatch

It was déjà vu for the Gilroy High field hockey team in its opening match of the Central Coast Section playoffs. Matched up against Willow Glen—the Mustangs ...



Gilroy school board swears in new trustees  Gilroy Dispatch

In a meeting of firsts and lasts, Gilroy Unified School District ushered in new trustees and honored departing members last week. First-term Board of Education ...



Cougars win another nail-biter  Gilroy Dispatch

When the Christopher High baseball team fell behind 4-0 after two innings, things looked pretty bleak. However, the Cougars have showed plenty of resiliency ...



Gilroy runs to PCAL Gabilan Division title  Gilroy Dispatch

After coming on strong in the regular-season league meets, the Gilroy High girls cross country team stamped itself as the favorite to win last Saturday's Pacific ...



ESPN honors Mendez  Gilroy Dispatch

When ESPN aired Rob Mendez's life story in a Sports Center featured segment on Feb. 16, it forever changed his life. Mendez, a 31-year-old Gilroy resident who ...



Catholic high school denied again  Gilroy Dispatch

A Catholic high school has been talked about in the South County for nearly a decade, but the Diocese of San Jose has run into a series of setbacks getting its ...



Gilroy aims to compete in every match  Gilroy Dispatch

In the midst of a 5-0 loss to San Benito High in a Jan. 10 Pacific Coast League Gabilan Division match, Gilroy High sophomore Sarah Fox kept on competing for ...



Gilroy Garlic Festival 2019 Queen  Gilroy Dispatch

The third time was definitely a charm for proud Gilroy native Kiley Kuwada, who is already enjoying the special moments since being crowned the Garlic Queen ...



Ryan Reyes signs with Fresno State  Gilroy Dispatch

It's been a long way coming for Gilroy High senior Ryan Reyes, who started wrestling at 3 years old. From Fresno to Gilroy and soon back to Fresno, Reyes, who ...



Ask questions  Gilroy Dispatch

Kubra Sait once stated, “Asking questions is the first way to begin change.” Questions are asked on a daily basis—something that's become essential to our lives ...



Gilroy aims for CCS title repeat  Gilroy Dispatch

Even though the Gilroy High softball team won last year's Central Coast Section Division I playoff championship, it is acting as if it didn't. In other words, the ...



Gilroy man arrested in fatal DUI crash  Gilroy Dispatch

An 18-year-old Gilroy man is accused of fleeing the scene when a juvenile passenger was ejected from the suspect's vehicle and died after an alleged DUI ...



Gilroy water polo building success  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy High water polo coach Doug Pickford has visions of building a program where both teams are consistent and competitive. The Mustangs are seemingly ...



Gilroy High School wrestling students celebrate coach's UFC title  KGO-TV

Daniel Cormier now has two UFC titles under his belt, light heavyweight and heavyweight, which he won Saturday night. He's become only one of two fighters to ...



Gilroy's schools banned Roundup in 2016  Gilroy Dispatch

As lawsuits are piling up against the makers of the herbicide Roundup and some cities and counties in California are cutting back or considering bans on its use, ...



Rod Kelley, Gilroy Prep among top Bay Area schools  Gilroy Dispatch

A trio of South County schools—two in Gilroy and one in Morgan Hill—were named among the top schools in the Bay Area for lowering the achievement gap, ...



Pacific Point launches football team  Gilroy Dispatch

Pacific Point Christian School will be fielding its inaugural football team in the fall. The private school in Gilroy—with a high school enrollment of 75—will play in ...



Vizcarra superb in signing with Cal Poly  Gilroy Dispatch

When Dan Vizcarra first started wrestling in the seventh grade, he was baffled by the fact that his parents—Elias and Veronica—kept on taking him to club ...



Gilroy loses power for two hours  Gilroy Dispatch

About 22,000 electricity customers—nearly the entire city—were without power in Gilroy the morning of May 3 . The electricity shut off around 8:38am on May 3, ...



Support staff gets 6% in retroactive raises  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy school district negotiators agreed to a new contract with its support staff that was then ratified by the board of education at a Feb. 14 meeting. The Gilroy ...



Christopher looks to put it all together  Gilroy Dispatch

With four returning starters off last year's team, Christopher High has high hopes to capture the Pacific Coast League Mission Division championship this season.



Baxter finds new role after injury  Gilroy Dispatch

Bobby Baxter reflects on the play that ended his senior season and high school career and knows what should've been done. “When I look back on it, ...



Christopher poised for strong season  Gilroy Dispatch

If the Christopher High baseball team intends on contending for a Pacific Coast League Gabilan Division championship, it will need to pitch like it did in the first ...



Christopher swim dynasty extends streak  Gilroy Dispatch

Christopher High had its prom last Saturday starting at 6 p.m., meaning students attending the event start to get ready several hours before that. For the members ...



UFC champ, Gilroy resident to become high school wrestling coach  KGO-TV

Gilroy High School is adding some star power to its coaching staff.



Veteran Gilroy teachers call it a career  Gilroy Dispatch

With more than 60 years' combined experience in education, Gilroy schoolteachers Susan Freiberg and Jeff Manker will retire with a litany of accomplishments.



Family continues to mourn  Gilroy Dispatch

Steven Juarez's family and friends gathered at the scene of his death Feb. 25 to remember the Gilroy native who died one year ago while in police custody.



These Mustangs go in the fast lane  Gilroy Dispatch

The Gilroy High swimming quartet of sophomore Alexa Bennett, junior Ellie Pickford, and freshmen Hannah Stelzner and Payton Reeder face a good problem: ...



New Kumon Center opens in Gilroy  Gilroy Dispatch

From the moment Bader Lakhat's wife, Masuma, opened her Kumon Center two years ago, he saw an impact on the community that he couldn't ignore.



Ex-Hollister cop saw 'ghosts' during rampage on Gilroy High athletic field  KSBW Monterey

A former Hollister police officer was high on methamphetamine when he caused chaos with a stolen car in front of hundreds of youth football players at Gilroy ...



CHS seniors named scholarship semifinalists  Gilroy Dispatch

Christopher High School seniors Austin and Dylan Ellemberg were both named semifinalists for the Coca-Cola Scholars Foundation Scholarship Program, ...



Gilroy Foundation gives $500K in scholarships  Gilroy Dispatch

The Gilroy Foundation announced its 2019 scholarship recipients, who will share more than half a million in funding for their college education. From the start of ...



Jubenal Rodriguez, Gilroy High School, Awarded Week 3 Coach of the Week  49ers.com

The San Francisco 49ers Charlie Wedemeyer Coach of the Week award for week three goes to Jubenal Rodriguez (pictured in the white shirt) from Gilroy High ...



Fallen, but not forgotten  Gilroy Dispatch

The Gilroy Memorial Day Parade Committee, along with the American Legion Post No. 217, will honor our fallen but not forgotten heroes on Memorial Day, ...



Sí, Se Puede  Gilroy Dispatch

The nearly 700 students and staff at San Martin/Gwinn K-8 school got some surprise visitors at their annual school-wide celebration of Cesar Chavez Day, ...



Photos: City hosts Kids' Triathlon  Gilroy Dispatch

The City of Gilroy hosted its 11th annual Kids' Triathlon at Christopher High School July 13. More than 100 children, ages 5-13, spent the sunny day running, ...



Former Gilroy School Teacher Arrested in Campbell for Alleged Sex Crime  CBS San Francisco

CAMPBELL (CBS SF) — A man who has previously been convicted of catfishing students while teaching in Gilroy was arrested Tuesday in Campbell for ...



Ex-Campbell teacher who catfished students arrested again on teen sex allegations  The Mercury News

A former Gilroy teacher who was convicted of soliciting nude images from students in 2016 has been arrested in Campbell for allegedly having sex with a minor.



Locsin grows stronger through adversity  Gilroy Dispatch

After a tumultuous junior year, Cisco Locsin's comeback came full circle at two points this season: In the season-opener against Liberty Union of Brentwood and ...



Christopher High School Principal Named  Patch.com

From GUSD: The Gilroy Unified School District (GUSD) is pleased to announce that Jeremy Dirks has been selected as the new principal for Christopher High ...



Assistant Principals Named For 3 GUSD Schools  Patch.com

Assistant Principals Named For 3 GUSD Schools - Gilroy, CA - "All three of these leaders are well-respected in their fields," said Gilroy Unified Superintendent ...



Gilroy HS pool project on the horizon  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy High School's two swimming pools will be merging into a single large competition pool, as early as next year. The Gilroy Unified School District staff had ...



GUSD board approves pay hikes for supes  Gilroy Dispatch

After securing a new three-year deal with its teachers union to avoid a possible work stoppage last month, the Gilroy Unified School District Board of Trustee ...



Gilroy Unified names two new principals  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy native Jeremy Dirks was promoted from vice principal at South Valley Middle School to principal at Christopher High School for the 2018-19 school year, ...



Prettyman a high jumping sensation  Gilroy Dispatch

Olivia Prettyman is already set to play basketball in the fall at The Master's University in Santa Clarita. Even though basketball is her favorite sport, the Pacific ...



Kylie Kuwada is Garlic Festival Queen  Gilroy Dispatch

Kylie Kuwada, a 20-year-old Cal Poly San Luis Obispo student from Gilroy, is the 2019 Miss Gilroy Garlic Festival Queen. The Christopher High School alum ...



Christopher into CCS title game  Gilroy Dispatch

This is the golden era for the Christopher High girls soccer team. Two years ago, the Cougars showed plenty of promise and finished with a winning record.



Cougars look to make move in Gabilan  Gilroy Dispatch

Christopher High softball coach Amanda Tellez believes ace Gabriella Howard has pitched every single game for the Cougars for the last three-plus seasons, ...



New offer by GUSD could end impasse  Gilroy Dispatch

Gilroy teachers and their bosses agree they made some headway in contract negotiations last week, with the district claiming this week that “both the district and ...



Gilroy players inside the ropes  Gilroy Dispatch

Eight members of the Gilroy High boys and girls golf teams got to go inside the ropes—literally—to watch last month's U.S. Open at Pebble Beach. Sebastian ...



Restaurant debuts downtown  Gilroy Dispatch

It's time to get out those dancing shoes and hit downtown Gilroy: Capos Night Club and Restaurant is now open. City officials and community members joined ...



Seniors to drive Christopher High offense  Gilroy Dispatch

Football is a 'what have you done for me lately' kind of sport and Christopher High coach Tim Pierleoni knows it. One year after winning the Central Coast ...



GUSD promotes 3 to assistant principal  Gilroy Dispatch

Three new assistant principals will soon be helping to welcome students and parents at Gilroy Unified School District campuses. trio of new administrators, ...



CA sues feds for rail money  Gilroy Dispatch

California Atty. Gen. Xavier Becerra is accusing the Trump Administration of “trying to exact political retribution” on California by pulling federal funds from the ...



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