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Posted on: May 8, 2017

Twin Oaks/Surrey Farm Estates Environmental Impact Report Partial Recirculation Available for Public

Public Comment Period expires on June 19, 2017.

The Revised Biological Resources and Alternatives Sections of the Draft EIR for the proposed Surrey Farm Estates project off of Twin Oaks Drive is available for review on-line. The Revised Sections of the Draft EIR can also be viewed in the Community Deve...

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Posted on: April 26, 2017

Wondering How You Can Make a Difference in Keeping the Town Looking Good?

There are many things that residents can do...

There are a couple of things that residents can do.You can adopt a highway - where you provide cleanup or you can even cover the cost of a third party contractor to do it. The nice part about this is that you get to see the section of highway and the diff...

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Posted on: March 16, 2017

Sign Up to Receive Emergency and Non-Emergency Messages

Nixle is a free notification platform that connects our agency with the community for emergency and non-emergency messaging.

Users subscribe by texting “LGMSPD” to 888-777 on their mobile devices or by enrolling at www.nixle.com. Users set their own preferences for delivery of messages (text or email).  

There are three levels of notification: Alert, Advisory, a...

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Posted on: February 17, 2017

Silicon Valley Clean Energy

Starting in April, Los Gatos will be powered by 100% carbon-free electricity.

Silicon Valley Clean Energy (SVCE) is a new non-profit, public agency, formed in spring 2016 by twelve South Bay communities, including Los Gatos, to source clean electricity on our behalf at costs below PG&E’s comparative generation rates.

PG&E is sti...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Police Announce Guilty Pleas by Suspects in the 2015 Gehrkens Robbery

In November 2015, the Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Department initiated an investigation of a robbery that occurred at Gehrkens Fine Jewelers and Design located at 3 N. Santa Cruz Ave.

As a result of the investigation, police identified and arrested Jamie Browning, Yvonne Rowland, Fadi Najjar, and Sean McGivern as the involved suspects responsible for the robbery. The suspects were determined to be linked to the involvement in an additi...

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Posted on: April 27, 2017

You're invited to Coffee with a Cop! May 4th from 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m.

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Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Interim Police Chief Michael D’Antonio - Invites the Community to Coffee with a Cop...

The Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department will be hosting “Coffee with a Cop” on Thursday, May 4th from 7:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. This community event will take place at Starbucks Coffee, located at the Los Gatos Shopping Center, 442 N. Santa Cruz Avenue, ...

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Police Department Hosting National Prescription Drug Take-Back Event

On April 29, 2017, the Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Department will be participating in a National Prescription Drug Take-Back event, sponsored by the United States Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA).

As a part of the nationally recognized program, local residents can return their unnecessary, unwanted, or expired prescription medications for safe disposal at designated collection locations. In collaboration with Community Against Substance Abuse (CASA...

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Posted on: March 9, 2017

Threat at the Silicon Valley Jewish Federation Campus

On 3/9/2017, at 11:56 a.m. the Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Department responded to the Silicon Valley Jewish Federation Campus located at 14855 Oka Rd. in regards to a communicated bomb threat reported by campus staff.

Evacuations of the Silicon Valley Jewish Federation Campus were conducted as a precautionary measure and response to the threat. The Santa Clara County Sheriff's Department Bomb Squad responded to the scene and determined that no explosive device...

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Posted on: February 7, 2017

Traffic Advisory - Highway 17 Closure

The California Highway Patrol has implemented a full closure of southbound Highway 17 at Bear Creek.

Traffic is being turned around at Bear Creek. There is no through traffic over Highway 17.This is in addition to the full closure of both northbound and southbound Highway 17 at Vine Hill. There is also a mudslide southbound Highway 17 at Sugarloaf. Motor...

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Posted on: June 10, 2016

Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Dept. Announces Two More Convictions in 2012 Monte Sereno Homicide

Since November 30, 2012, the Los Gatos Monte Sereno Police Department has been investigating the murder of Monte Sereno resident Ravi Kumra and the home invasion robbery at the Kumra residence.

On June 7, 2016, a Santa Clara County Superior Court Jury convicted DeAngelo Austin and Javier Garcia of Murder, Robbery in Concert, Criminal Threats, and two counts of False Imprisonment. Austin was also convicted of Assault with a Deadly Weapon and the ...Read on...

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Posted on: November 16, 2015

Safeway Purse Thieves Caught by Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police

On November 13, 2015 at approximately 1:40 p.m., Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Officers responded to a call of two black females causing a disturbance and engaged in a physical confrontation with a victim in the parking lot of Safeway on N. Santa Cruz Ave

On October 30, 2015 at approximately 10:45 a.m., Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department responded to a call of a possible robbery that occurred at Safeway located at 15549 Union Ave. The victim's purse was stolen from the victim's shopping cart by an un...Read on...

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Posted on: November 13, 2015

Police Arrest Suspects and Solve Robbery of Gehrkens Fine Jewelry and Design

On 10/16/2015 at approximately 1230 hours, Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Department responded to a call of a robbery that occurred at Gehrkens Fine Jewelry and Design, located at 3 N. Santa Cruz Ave.

It was reported that two suspects, one male and one female, entered the store and physically assaulted the victim with a stun gun.

Los Gatos-Monte Sereno Police Detectives conducted an investigation, coordinating efforts with the Santa Clara County Cri...Read on...

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Posted on: November 13, 2015

Two Suspects Arrested for Assault at Blossom Hill Park

On November 8, 2015, at approximately 1:00 p.m., an unprovoked assault occurred at Blossom Hill Park. Two suspects approached the victims in the parking lot of the park and began assaulting them.

One of the suspects exited the vehicle, armed with an axe, and began swinging it at the three victims. The other suspect exited the vehicle, brandished a knife, and attempted to stab the victims while lifting his shirt and displaying a concealed firearm i...Read on...

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Posted on: November 10, 2015

Suspect Arrested for Purse Robbery in Parking Lot

On October 30, 2015 at approximately 8:10 p.m., a strong arm robbery occurred in the parking lot of 14127 Capri Dr. The suspect approached the victim as she entered her vehicle, reached into the vehicle, and stole the victim's purse.

A physical confrontation ensued as the suspect restrained the victim, and suspect fled the scene on foot with the victim's purse. The victim sustained minor injuries and was treated at the scene. The suspect was described as a black male, 25 to 35 years o...Read on...

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Posted on: May 19, 2017

The Summer Reading Challenge is back!

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The Los Gatos Library is thrilled to announce our Summer Reading challenge, with the theme ’Build a Better World’ for adults, teens and kids of all ages. This year, we are using a new tool to record your reading, called Beanstack. Ever...

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Register Here!
Posted on: April 27, 2017

Productions by Alfred Hitchcock: The Paradine Case

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The final film in our three part Hitchcock series
The Paradine Case (1951)
Tuesday, May 30th, 2017 @ 6:00PM in the Technology Lab

A happily married London Barrister falls in love with the accused poisoner he is defending...

Posted on: April 14, 2017

New to the Library: ELKS (Early Literacy Kid's Stations)

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We have replaced our AWEs with 4 brand new touch screen early literacy computers. The four PC computers are running on an Android OS, and are filled with 42 educational and fun games for kiddos age ranges 18 months- 12 years old!

Posted on: March 17, 2017

Spring Financial Literacy Series

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The Los Gatos Library is excited to host a Spring Literacy Series, all presented by Certified Financial Planner Larysa Prytula!

What is the Most Tax Effective Withdraw Strategy in Retirement?

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017 1:00-2:00PM

Social Security: 7 Ways to ...

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