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city (1990 pop. 31,487), Santa Clara co., W Calif.; inc. 1870. Located in the fertile Santa Clara valley, Gilroy supports diversified agriculture, including vineyards, orchards, dairy and mushroon farms, and plant nurseries. It produces food, fabricated-metal, and paper products. Gilroy has also benefited from the high-technology microelectronics industry in the area. Gavilan College is in the city. Gilroy hosts an annual garlic festival, and Bonfante Gardens, a botanic gardens and amusement park, is there. Mt. Madonna County Park, with its redwood stands, is nearby.
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Wait till we strike Pajaro Valley," he said, when they had passed Gilroy and were booming on toward Sargent's.
CRAIG GILROY sounded a reminder of his talents with a brilliant hat-trick as the Jono Gibbes era got off to a flying start with a nine-try win.
David Gilroy, 52, was found guilty of the murder of ex-colleague Suzanne Pilley in 2012 and was jailed for life.
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The 39-year-old son, Matthew Salewske, was booked and sent to Santa Clara County Jail on suspicion of murder after police collected physical evidence and conducted interviews at the home where the incident occurred in Gilroy, California, roughly 70 miles south of San Francisco.
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Leeds Crown Court heard Adrian John Gilroy was seen acting suspiciously near the property in Somerset Road, Almondbury, around midnight on July 10.
The probe became a murder inquiry and her former lover David Gilroy was arrested and charged with murder in June 2010.
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26, 1922 she was the daughter of William and Bridget (McNulty) Gilroy and moved to Wayland over 50 years ago.
Obsessed James Gilroy loitered outside the home of former flame Joanne Monaghan and harassed her over a two-month period.
Critiques of Gilroy have mainly come from those who consider his views somewhat restricted or biased, for instance, in his treatment of Africa as little more than a provider of raw materials (Piot 2001); his a historical and metaphoric use of slavery and his celebration of nomadism (Dayan 1996); his privileging of the Anglophone branch of the African diaspora (Zeleza 2005), or his masculinist paradigm that ignores the specific ways in which women have been constrained in the Black Atlantic (DeLoughrey 1998), to cite just a few examples.