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The Mercury News
Light-rail train fatally strikes man near airportsaid. The northbound Santa Teresa-to-Alum Rock train hit the man at 5:45 p.m.
The Mercury News / Posted 12 minutes ago
said. The northbound Santa Teresa-to-Alum Rock train hit the man at 5:45 p.m. at North First and East Rosemary streets, Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority spokeswoman Linh Hoang said. The man was declared dead at the scene. The Santa... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Cade Coffey named Freshman All-AmericanBelt) to just a field goal the rest of the way but could not come all the way b
KHQ Spokane / Posted 2 hours ago
Belt) to just a field goal the rest of the way but could not come all the way back in a 17-10 loss Saturday. Idaho beats Santa Clara to advance in Great Alaska ShootoutIdaho beats Santa Clara to advance in Great Alaska Shootout It took another... Read more
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Santa Clara Broncos
Men's Basketball Goes on the Road, Plays USC ThursdaySANTA CLARA, Calif. - After coming up just short in producing a 3-0 homestand,
Santa Clara Broncos / Posted 4 hours ago
SANTA CLARA, Calif. - After coming up just short in producing a 3-0 homestand, Santa Clara men's basketball will play only its second road game of the season on Thursday when it visits USC (4-3). Tipoff is set for 7 p.m. from Galen Center. • The... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Killer in Sierra LaMar case sentenced to life without parolehis punishment after Judge Vanessa Zecher rejected the latest attempt by defens
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 5 hours ago
his punishment after Judge Vanessa Zecher rejected the latest attempt by defense attorneys get the conviction tossed. A Santa Clara County Superior Court jury convicted Garcia-Torres in May of kidnapping and killing the 15-year-old Morgan Hill... Read more
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Santa Clara Broncos
Men's Basketball Alum Jim Ellis (1940-2017) Diesthe Broncos from 1961-63 and after being awarded the Bronze Star and Purple Hea
Santa Clara Broncos / Posted 5 hours ago
the Broncos from 1961-63 and after being awarded the Bronze Star and Purple Heart for his service in the Army, returned to Santa Clara to get his law degree in 1971. He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Vickii; his two children: Terri & Kit;... Read more
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The Mercury News
Mount Umunhum: Open space district to give property rights to Indian tribe at summitthe buildings, although its plans to demolish the five-story concrete radar tow
The Mercury News / Posted 5 hours ago
the buildings, although its plans to demolish the five-story concrete radar tower nicknamed “the cube” failed when Santa Clara County placed the building on a list of historic sites. Abbors said Tuesday that is was his idea to ask if the... Read more
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The Mercury News
As Bay Area rent skyrockets, more families go hungryThe cost of living across Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties is so high that mo
The Mercury News / Posted 5 hours ago
The cost of living across Santa Clara and San Mateo Counties is so high that more than a quarter of people in the region struggle to pay for food each month, according to a new food insecurity study by Second Harvest Food Bank. Nearly 27 percent of... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Zeller Leads Pack to Third Straight Winpositive assist to turnover ratio of the season. Nevada concludes non-conferen
KTVN Reno / Posted 5 hours ago
positive assist to turnover ratio of the season. Nevada concludes non-conference play this Saturday, Dec. 16 when it hosts Santa Clara from Lawlor Events Center at 4 p.m. -Senior Teige Zeller posted her second consecutive double-double by way of... Read more
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Santa Clara Broncos
Four-Game Road Trip Begins Thursday at San Diego State for Women's BasketballSANTA CLARA, Calif. – Santa Clara women's basketball tipsoff a four-game road t
Santa Clara Broncos / Posted 6 hours ago
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Santa Clara women's basketball tipsoff a four-game road trip Thursday at 6:30 p.m. at San Diego State. On Sunday, the Broncos took down Menlo 104-61 in one of the best offensive performances in team history. Santa Clara is 2-1... Read more
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The Mercury News
Sierra LaMar exclusive: Defense loses bid to remove judge; sentencing likely to finally proceedSAN JOSE — The man convicted of killing missing teen Sierra LaMar has lost his
The Mercury News / Posted 6 hours ago
SAN JOSE — The man convicted of killing missing teen Sierra LaMar has lost his bid to stop a Santa Clara County judge from presiding over the final stages of his case, paving the way for his motion for a new trial and sentencing hearing to proceed as... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Mayor Ed Lee: San Francisco’s No. 1 sports fanpoint of no return. By the time Lee assumed control at City Hall, the dialog wa
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 8 hours ago
point of no return. By the time Lee assumed control at City Hall, the dialog was over. The 49ers had their hearts set on Santa Clara. And now they’re living with that decision. Mayor Lee’s inability to stop the 49ers’ move and his triumph to... Read more
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The Mercury News
Saratoga accountant charged with felony tax fraudChen, a 63-year-old certified public accountant, also faces 26 counts of return
The Mercury News / Posted 8 hours ago
Chen, a 63-year-old certified public accountant, also faces 26 counts of return preparer fraud, according to the Santa Clara County District Attorney’s Office. Prosecutors are accusing him of creating a scheme whereby he helped at least... Read more
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The Mercury News
Mayor Ed Lee’s sports legacy in San Francisco will live ona deal with Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison. More importantly, he couldn’t prev
The Mercury News / Posted 9 hours ago
a deal with Oracle co-founder Larry Ellison. More importantly, he couldn’t prevent the 49ers from leaving San Francisco for Santa Clara, a move in the works when former mayor Gavin Newsom was in office. San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee shown at a... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
The city of San Francisco remembers Mayor Ed LeeDecember 3, 2017 in Mountain View, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Imag
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted 9 hours ago
December 3, 2017 in Mountain View, California. (Photo by Jesse Grant/Getty Images) San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, left, and Santa Clara Mayor Jamie Matthews, center, flex their arms to mimic the pose of San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin... Read more
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The Mercury News
Sierra LaMar: The final reckoning for man who killed missing teentoday as the day her killer began paying the price. Antolin Garcia-Torres, 26,
The Mercury News / Posted 13 hours ago
today as the day her killer began paying the price. Antolin Garcia-Torres, 26, will be sentenced later this morning in Santa Clara County Superior Court by Judge Vanessa A. Zecher for the kidnapping and killing of Sierra LaMar after losing an... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
San Joaquin County DA calls for Sheriff’s Office to discontinue coroner rolecommittee to analyze other models used around the state and formally recommend
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 13 hours ago
committee to analyze other models used around the state and formally recommend one to the five-person board. In Santa Clara County, where Salazar and her understudies spent a day observing operations, the sheriff and coroner’s... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
#GetFried specialty French fry restaurant opening first Houston locationand New York City. In addition to Houston, the hashtag-loving fry company will
Houston Chronicle / Posted 14 hours ago
and New York City. In addition to Houston, the hashtag-loving fry company will also expand to Austin, San Antonio, Dallas, Santa Clara, California, and Cairo, Egypt. Craig Hlavaty is a reporter for Chron.com and HoustonChronicle.com. He's an... Read more
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The Mercury News
49ers boombox becomes ‘our thing’ before winsSANTA CLARA — Behind the scenes, one 49ers rookie is making a lot of noise. The
The Mercury News / Posted 15 hours ago
SANTA CLARA — Behind the scenes, one 49ers rookie is making a lot of noise. The scouting report: plays big, looks intimidating, rallies everyone. The 49ers are 3-1 since a super-sized boombox began escorting them out of their locker room to the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Apple Park is one of the world’s most expensive buildings. What are some of the others?Stadium in New York City’s Bronx borough, at $1.66 billion, just a little more
The Mercury News / Posted 16 hours ago
Stadium in New York City’s Bronx borough, at $1.66 billion, just a little more than the $1.3 billion estimated cost for Santa Clara’s Levi’s Stadium. All building costs are adjusted for inflation, to reflect the construction cost in today’s... Read more
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International Business Times
Mystery over death of Google engineer Chuchu Ma whose body was found floating in San Francisco Bay Thursday (7 December), has been identified as Google employee Chuchu Ma. The f
International Business Times / Posted 23 hours ago
Thursday (7 December), has been identified as Google employee Chuchu Ma. The female Google engineer was identified by the Santa Clara County Coroner's Office, the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety tweeted. Officials from the county sheriff's... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Caltrain Reports 9Th Fatality This Yearmiles north of the Gilroy Caltrain Station. At the time, the 102 passengers we
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
miles north of the Gilroy Caltrain Station. At the time, the 102 passengers were onboard, Caltrain officials said. The Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority is helping transport passengers via bus between the San Martin and Gilroy... Read more
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The Mercury News
Person killed by Caltrain in Gilroyare investigating the death, but early reports indicate that the person may hav
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
are investigating the death, but early reports indicate that the person may have acted intentionally. It will fall on the Santa Clara County Medical Examiner-Coroner’s Office to identify the person and determine their final cause of death. “No... Read more
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The Mercury News
A new contract for Jimmy Garoppolo? Not so fastSANTA CLARA — Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo’s stellar start to his 49ers career h
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
SANTA CLARA — Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo’s stellar start to his 49ers career hasn’t sped up the process for a new contract, with coach Kyle Shanahan saying Monday he doesn’t expect anything to be finalized until after the end of the regular... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Jimmy Garoppolo’s future with 49ers: Kyle Shanahan encouragedagainst the Rams and Jaguars, who happen to be the 49ers’ final two opponents,
San Antonio Express-News / Posted yesterday
against the Rams and Jaguars, who happen to be the 49ers’ final two opponents, too. At his Monday news conference in Santa Clara, Shanahan said there was more familiarity Sunday between him and Garoppolo than the previous week against the... Read more
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New York Daily News
49ers will wait until offseason to talk deal with GaroppoloSANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Based on Jimmy Garoppolo's first two starts, it appe
New York Daily News / Posted yesterday
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Based on Jimmy Garoppolo's first two starts, it appears the 49ers might have their next franchise quarterback. But a new contract for the pending free agent is still at least three weeks away from being discussed, coach... Read more
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The Mercury News
Regional transit agencies heighten security in wake of New York City’s subway attackwith San Francisco PD and their airport bureau.” Other agencies across the Bay
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
with San Francisco PD and their airport bureau.” Other agencies across the Bay Area ramped up patrols. In the South Bay, Santa Clara Valley Transportation Authority spokeswoman Linh Hoang vouched for VTA’s “purely precautionary” stepped-up... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
49ers will wait until offseason to talk deal with GaroppoloSANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Based on Jimmy Garoppolo's first two starts, it appe
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted yesterday
SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Based on Jimmy Garoppolo's first two starts, it appears the 49ers might have their next franchise quarterback. But a new contract for the pending free agent is still at least three weeks away from being discussed, coach... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
49ers-Garoppolosaid. Shanahan said he doesn't anticipate the team discussing a long-term agree
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted yesterday
said. Shanahan said he doesn't anticipate the team discussing a long-term agreement with Garoppolo until after the season. SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Based on Jimmy Garoppolo's first two starts, it appears the 49ers might have their next franchise... Read more
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KTVU 2 San Francisco
Sentencing for Sierra LaMar killer set for Tuesdayoriginally scheduled to take place in September, was delayed as the court consi
KTVU 2 San Francisco / Posted yesterday
originally scheduled to take place in September, was delayed as the court considered a challenge from the defense to remove Santa Clara County Superior Court Judge Vanessa Zecher from the case. Garcia-Torres and his attorneys claimed that a... Read more
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The Mercury News
Los Gatos Police arrest Santa Clara man in child pornography caseLos Gatos-Monte Sereno police have arrested a 26-year-old Santa Clara man on ch
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
Los Gatos-Monte Sereno police have arrested a 26-year-old Santa Clara man on charges of possession of child pornography and arranging to meet a minor for sex acts. Shahriyar Mohammed Reza was also charged with unlawfully communicating with a minor... Read more
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FOX News
Google employee's half-naked body found floating in San Francisco Bayhalf-naked body of a 23-year-old Google employee was found floating in the San
FOX News / Posted yesterday
half-naked body of a 23-year-old Google employee was found floating in the San Francisco Bay Thursday, officials said. The Santa Clara County Coroner's Office identified the woman as Chuchu Ma of Mountain View, the Sunnyvale Department of Public... Read more
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FOX News
Google employee's half-naked body found floating in San Francisco Bayhalf-naked body of a 23-year-old Google employee was found floating in the San
FOX News / Posted yesterday
half-naked body of a 23-year-old Google employee was found floating in the San Francisco Bay Thursday, officials said. The Santa Clara County Coroner's Office identified the woman as Chuchu Ma of Mountain View, the Sunnyvale Department of Public... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
San Joaquin County Sheriff Continues to Deny Allegations Made in Pathologists’ Resignation Lettersfrom the sheriff’s office. Changes to the coroner-sheriff’s office have been m
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted yesterday
from the sheriff’s office. Changes to the coroner-sheriff’s office have been made in other counties. For instance, in Santa Clara, the sheriff and coroner’s office reportedly were separated last year after a forensic pathologist made claims... Read more
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tribalfootball.com
The Week in Women's Football: UEFA Champions League review; College Cup final result; Hope Solo - US Soccer president?;College Cup Final and only the third all-West Coast Final in history, following
tribalfootball.com / Posted yesterday
College Cup Final and only the third all-West Coast Final in history, following the University of Portland defeating Santa Clara 2-1 in overtime in 2002 and Portland's 4-0 defeat of UCLA in 2005. Stanford won a thrilling match but UCLA, who... Read more
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Santa Clara Broncos
Joseph Greenbach (1929-2017), Santa Clara Hall of Famer, Passes AwayGreenbach played for the Broncos from 1947-50 and averaged 9.9 points per game
Santa Clara Broncos / Posted yesterday
Greenbach played for the Broncos from 1947-50 and averaged 9.9 points per game as a senior. He was inducted into the Santa Clara Athletics Hall of Fame in 1998. After his Bronco career, Greenbach was drafted by the then-Washington Capitals of the... Read more
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The Mercury News
French-fries-only restaurant bound for Santa Clarafirst specialty French fry eatery, will open its first California location in J
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
first specialty French fry eatery, will open its first California location in January — on Great America Parkway near Santa Clara’s Levi’s Stadium. Inspired by Canada’s poutine shops and Amsterdam’s fry cafes, founders Chris Covelli and... Read more
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NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk
Titans expect Marcus Mariota, Taylor Lewan will be fineat points in the 12-7 loss because it limited what he felt would work, but that
NBC Sports: ProFootballTalk / Posted yesterday
at points in the 12-7 loss because it limited what he felt would work, but that they don’t expect it to be a problem moving forward. The Titans will be in Santa Clara to face the 49ers next Sunday as they try to nail down a playoff spot in the... Read more
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The Mercury News
Yes, you got your flu shot … so why are you so sick?numbers of hospitalizations and deaths. “They get the flu season half a year b
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
numbers of hospitalizations and deaths. “They get the flu season half a year before we do,” said Dr. George Han, Santa Clara County’s deputy health officer, and among those bracing for what may be in store for the U.S. As the Journal... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California dam repairs will cost billions. Can we afford not to spend it?in 1939, holds water from the small Pacheco Creek, and, loosely speaking, is op
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
in 1939, holds water from the small Pacheco Creek, and, loosely speaking, is operated by the Pacheco Pass Water District in Santa Clara County. Year after year, inspectors cited damage caused by roots and cracks in the spillway. It all went... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
Mystery shrouds death of Google engineer found in water near Sunnyvale trailofficials said. Chuchu Ma of Mountain View was found Friday in the water along
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted yesterday
officials said. Chuchu Ma of Mountain View was found Friday in the water along the Bay Trail by a dive team from the Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office, according to the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety. The circumstances surrounding... Read more
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The Mercury News
How well paid are California’s university presidents? For one, the answer is very wellState University system, made about $461,000, along with additional house, car
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
State University system, made about $461,000, along with additional house, car and retirement benefits. The president of Santa Clara University, Jesuit Father Michael Engh, and James Donahue, head of Saint Mary’s College in Moraga, each earn the... Read more
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FOX News
Google employee's naked body found floating in San Francisco Baynaked body of a 23-year-old Google employee was found floating in the San Franc
FOX News / Posted yesterday
naked body of a 23-year-old Google employee was found floating in the San Francisco Bay Thursday, officials said. The Santa Clara County Coroner's Office identified the woman as Chu Chu Ma of Mountain View, the Sunnyvale Department of Public... Read more
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FOX News
Google employee's naked body found floating in San Francisco BayThe naked body of a 23-year-old Google employee was found floating in the San F
FOX News / Posted yesterday
The naked body of a 23-year-old Google employee was found floating in the San Francisco Bay Thursday, officials said. The Santa Clara County Coroner's Office identified the woman as Chu Chu Ma of Mountain View, the Sunnyvale Department of Public... Read more
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The Mercury News
Wish Book 2017: Positive steps begin with new shoesthe five-member staff and its volunteers provide new shoes and clothes next fal
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
the five-member staff and its volunteers provide new shoes and clothes next fall to 500 homeless and impoverished kids in Santa Clara and San Mateo counties. It’s all about making big differences with just a decent pair of gym shorts or running... Read more
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The Mercury News
Lawrence-Interstate 280 interchange getting needed lanebe operating OK. Nvidia did add another crosswalk at this intersection as part
The Mercury News / Posted yesterday
be operating OK. Nvidia did add another crosswalk at this intersection as part of their new campus development. The city of Santa Clara may also take a look at this. Like Mr. Roadshow’s Facebook page for more questions and answers about Bay Area... Read more
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San Francisco Chronicle
No. 16 Arizona State upsets No. 2 Kansas in Lawrence(2-7). Washington 79, Grand Canyon 65: Freshman Fapou Semebene had 11 points a
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 2 days ago
(2-7). Washington 79, Grand Canyon 65: Freshman Fapou Semebene had 11 points and 11 rebounds off the bench for the host Huskies (5-4). Santa Clara 104, Menlo 61: Ashlyn Herlihy had 25 points and 14 rebounds as the host Broncos (3-... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
No. 16 Arizona State upsets No. 2 Kansas in Lawrence(2-7). Washington 79, Grand Canyon 65: Freshman Fapou Semebene had 11 points a
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
(2-7). Washington 79, Grand Canyon 65: Freshman Fapou Semebene had 11 points and 11 rebounds off the bench for the host Huskies (5-4). Santa Clara 104, Menlo 61: Ashlyn Herlihy had 25 points and 14 rebounds as the host Broncos (3-... Read more
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Santa Clara Broncos
Women's Basketball Cruises Past Menlo 104-61SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Five players scored in double-figures to lead Santa Clara
Santa Clara Broncos / Posted 2 days ago
SANTA CLARA, Calif. – Five players scored in double-figures to lead Santa Clara women's basketball to a 104-61 victory over Menlo Sunday afternoon in the final nonconference home action of the year. The Broncos (3-5) dominated from the opening tip,... Read more
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The Mercury News
Wish Book 2017: It’s more than just a ride for South County seniorsthey’re in a rural area, they become more vulnerable,” said Aneliza Del Pinal,
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
they’re in a rural area, they become more vulnerable,” said Aneliza Del Pinal, a planner for Sourcewise, a Santa Clara County organization dedicated to improving seniors’ lives. Larry Garner, 62, closes the door of the Sourcewise... Read more
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The Mercury News
Bay Area is divided on legal marijuana as Jan. 1 approaches - The Cannifornian64 in November 2016, but only Santa Cruz County will permit pot sales in uninco
The Mercury News / Posted 2 days ago
64 in November 2016, but only Santa Cruz County will permit pot sales in unincorporated areas. Sales in unincorporated Santa Clara, San Mateo, Alameda and Contra Costa counties are now prohibited. Marin County, once known as the land of hot... Read more
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