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  1. Tara Mechani, a 15-foot-high metal sculpture, will spend the summer in Plaza de Cesar Chavez.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 30 | The Campbell Reporter

    "Tara Mechani," a 15-foot-tall metal figurative sculpture by artist Dana Albany, will be on display at San Jose's Plaza de Cesar Chavez through June 9, 2018. The 15-foot-high metal sculpture, the most recent Burning Man artwork from the "Playa to the Paseo" partnership, was supposed to be removed from Plaza de Cesar Chavez in early June but Kerry Adams-Hapner , San Jose's director of cultural affairs, says it will continue to delight visitors through Aug. 13. If you're checking the calendar, that means Tara Mechani will still be around when thousands of people flock to San Jose Jazz Summer Fest's main stage in the park.

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  2. Woman, child escape serious injuries after hit-and-run crashes in PittsburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    A woman and a child were taken by ambulance to a hospital Thursday after a series of hit-and-run crashes the woman is suspected of committing, police said. Both escaped serious injury and were expected to be OK after a series of collisions on northbound Harbor Road, Pittsburg police spokesman Capt.

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  3. Bay Areaa s best specialty grocery storesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    John Beaver and Erica Perez' Oaktown Spice Shop, which recently opened a second hot spot in Albany, sells a variety of esoteric spices, exotic peppers and other essential ingredients for cooking Thai, Korean, Jamaican, Mexican and Indian fare. All those difficult to find herbs spices, from nigella to ras-el-hanout and keffir lime leaves, can be found at Oaktown Spice Shop.

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  4. Whata s behind San Josea s fascination with Burning Man artRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | Pacifica Tribune

    "Ursa Mater," by the Alameda-based art team Mr and Mrs Ferguson, is a sculpture covered with 200,000 pennies that is the latest installation for the Playa to the Paseo partnership between the Burning Man Foundation and the city of San Jose. "Tara Mechani," a 15-foot-tall metal figurative sculpture by artist Dana Albany, will be on display at San Jose's Plaza de Cesar Chavez through June 9, 2018.

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  5. Downtown Walnut Creek's 310 Eatery re-opens in AlbanyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    Remember the Peking Duck Sliders at 310 Eatery in Walnut Creek? You can find them at the restaurant's new location in Albany. It's like something out of a food and beverage movie.

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  6. Is a soda tax ballot measure coming to San Jose?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 10, 2018 | Pacifica Tribune

    A new poll appears to be asking San Jose residents whether they would support a soda tax in the city. The call was short, just a few minutes, and the caller refused to say where she was calling from.

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  7. Woman arrested, man sought in Berkeley carjackingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 9, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    A woman was arrested after a crash-filled pursuit and a man is being sought in the carjacking Monday morning of a person delivering food, authorities said. Police said the woman victim had just made a food delivery to the resident of a home in the 1600 block of Walnut Street about 6:12 a.m. Monday.

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  8. BART to crack down on LimeBikes left at stationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    LimeBikes are left - some scattered and some parked - at the South San Francisco BART station in this undated photo by BART's bike program manager, Steve Beroldo. With the growing popularity of shared, dockless bikes in the Bay Area comes a new problem for BART: bicycles carelessly strewn at stations, discarded on platforms, or left in front of entrances.

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  9. Herea s the newest, coolest art in downtown San Jose direct from Burning ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2018 | Pacifica Tribune

    "Tara Mechani," a 15-foot-tall metal figurative sculpture by artist Dana Albany, will be on display at San Jose's Plaza de Cesar Chavez through June 9, 2018. The newest installation from San Jose's Playa to the Paseo partnership with the Burning Man Foundation is now standing tall in Plaza de Cesar Chavez.

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  10. Family of bears a " made with 200,000 pennies a " in downtown San JoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 14, 2018 | The Almaden Resident

    "Ursa Mater," by the Alameda-based art team Mr and Mrs Ferguson, is a sculpture covered with 200,000 pennies that is the latest installation for the Playa to the Paseo partnership between the Burning Man Foundation and the city of San Jose. Sonic Runway had a fantastic swan song, but there's already a stunning new art installation from Burning Man turning heads in downtown San Jose.

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  11. Stunning! No. 1 Salesian boys fall to Folsom in OTRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 9, 2018 | The Campbell Reporter

    Pride, ranked No. 1 in state, unable to hold on to 10-point lead in fourth quarter, lost to No.

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  12. Nationa s first bus stop parklet now open in the East BayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    Albany city leaders, transportation advocates, business owners and neighbors gathered Feb. 25 for the grand opening of the parklet in front of As You Wish frozen yogurt and Hal's Office on Solano Avenue. The sleek public gathering spot is the city's first parklet and the only one in the country with a bus stop.

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  13. Make the ultimate Korean Bibimbap at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2018 | The Campbell Reporter

    At Oakland's Bowl'd BBQ, a bowl of Sizzling Works Dolsot Bibimbop arrives at the table topped with spicy pork belly, 13 vegetables, a fried egg and plenty of spicy gochujang. The Dolsot Bibimbop, with its variety of side dishes, awaits a diner at Bowl'd Korean Rice Bar in Albany.

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  14. Art: Palo Alto Center mounts fascinating show of dioramasRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    Putting the finishing touches on A a A"Beauty Shop,A a A created by Nix & Gerber in 2010, mixed media, 26 x 36 x 16 inches. Michael McMillen's A a A"Della SalaA a A , 1985, mixed media, 16 x 12 x 15 inches.

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  15. $40 million SuperLotto ticket sold in Albany claimedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    The winning ticket for a $40 million SuperLotto Plus jackpot sold in December at an Albany store has been claimed, California Lottery officials said Wednesday. Rexis de Guia claimed his prize and told lottery officials that he is sharing the prize with five others.

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  16. Albany's Cafe Eugene will become a Mexican restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    The dining room of Cafe Eugene is photographed on Wednesday, Feb. 24, 2016, in Albany, Calif. Fans of Cafe Eugene's Northwest-themed cuisine will need to head across the state line for their next fix.

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  17. Winning $40 million lottery ticket sold at Albany mini-martRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    A person won the $40 million jackpot after buying a winning state lottery ticket at a mini-mart here Saturday night.

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  18. Judge issues ruling on Albany High online posting lawsuitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 30, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Attachments area Elizabeth Storrs holds a sign during a unity rally held in reaction to recent racist events at Albany High School in Albany, Calif., on Friday, March 31, 2017. According to a letter sent to parents by Superintendent Val Williams, several students have allegedly been taking part in racist exchanges involving the school.

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  19. Dona t worry, Bobby McFerrina s Bay Area legacy stronger than everRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2017 | San Jose Mercury News

    Vocal wizard Bobby McFerrin hasn't called the Bay Area home for more than two decades, but the spells he cast during his ascent from local sensation to international creative force continue to work their magic on the area music scene. In hindsight, what's most impressive about McFerrin's Bay Area legacy is that his closet vocal collaborators went on to follow their own idiosyncratic paths rather than trying to walk in his inimitable footsteps.

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  20. Bay Area toy stores hold their own as retail industry shiftsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2017 | Pacifica Tribune

    Cillian Tierney, 5, of San Mateo, plays with a ball while visiting Talbot's Toyland in San Mateo, California, Thursday, Oct. 19, 2017. Ask Mr. Mopps' Toy Shop owner Devin McDonald what draws people into his store, and among the list of attributes is this: a sense of magic and what he calls "a sort of folklore."

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