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September 5, 1996
William B. Jackson, 39, president of the San Francisco Bay Area chapter of the Tuskegee Airmen. Named for the famed unit of African American combat pilots in World War II, the organization is active in community work and keeping the memory of the war heroes alive. Jackson helped establish the Summer Flight Academy, which provides flight lessons to at-risk youths. Certified to fly gliders, Jackson was also a member of the Bay Area Black Pilots Assn.
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October 10, 2013 | By Ari Bloomekatz and Joseph Serna
An order for students and faculty in a building at San Jose State University to shelter in place has been lifted after officials determined reports of a man with a gun were unfounded. A dispatcher with university police said the order was lifted at about 11 a.m. Students and faculty in a building at San Jose State University were told to shelter in place after reports of a man with a handgun inside. The university sent out two messages from its   Twitter account   shortly after 10 a.m. Thursday about the incident.
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September 6, 2005 | Roy Rivenburg, Times Staff Writer
The new millennium hasn't been kind to the brothers of Lambda Phi Epsilon. In recent years, the nationwide Asian fraternity has been linked to a fatal stabbing in San Jose, a drug raid in Riverside and gunplay in Texas. With the death Aug. 30 of a 19-year-old pledge after a football game in Irvine -- a rough, no-pads, no helmets tackle contest for pledges -- the fraternity again finds itself in an unflattering spotlight.
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February 20, 2002 | HECTOR BECERRA, TIMES STAFF WRITER
The shooting death of a young man pursuing his goals in the entertainment industry sparked an angry call against violence at a Tuesday night vigil. Robert Demond Guillory, 25, a personal assistant for an ABC sitcom and former Dorsey High School athlete, was killed Saturday near Stocker Street and Crenshaw Boulevard. Guillory, who was driving alone, was waiting to make a left turn when he was shot by a gunman who accused him of being a rival gang member, police said. He died later at a hospital.
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September 12, 1988
Jay Michelis, NBC's West Coast vice president for corporate and media relations, died Saturday of unknown causes. He was 50. A resident of Pasadena, Michelis worked for NBC for 30 years. The executive, who began as a page in 1959 at the NBC Studios at Sunset Boulevard and Vine Street, was in charge of all corporate communications on the West Coast, other than advertising and promotion. A native of Livermore, he was an honors graduate of San Jose State University.
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December 28, 1989 | From Times Staff and Wire Service Reports
A man who allegedly paid a college student to kill him by running him down with a subcompact car in a strange murder for hire had made similar requests before, police said today. Officers were unsure why Graham Glickfeld, 31, a supermarket worker, wanted to die. Michael K. Doeschot, 27, a student at San Jose State University, was arraigned Wednesday on a first-degree murder charge and was held without bail.
REAL ESTATE
October 1, 2006 | Diane Wedner, Times Staff Writer
California universities lead the list of high-rent student-housing markets, according to a National Multi Housing Council study of 64 college towns. Stanford University and San Jose State University posted the highest rents for six of the eight unit types studied during the college calendar years of 2004 to 2006. UC Irvine topped the high-rent list for five unit types. Among types of rental units included in the story were: studio, one-bedroom and one-bathroom, three-bedroom and two-bathroom.
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