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  1. Restaurant specializes in New York-style piesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 15 | San Jose Mercury News

    The new pizzeria has set up shop at Concord's Todos Santos Plaza and will offer free sample slices today, Oct. 15, for its official grand opening. Owner Shiv Gurung, who specializes in New York-style pizza with handmade dough, brings a decade of pizza-making experience to the enterprise.

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  2. Police did not find weapons to carry out the threats on any of the four who were arrested.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 19 | The Campbell Reporter

    Four people have been arrested after more than one social media threat was directed at Pittsburg High in recent days, police said. All four are younger than 18 years old, police said.

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  3. Police searching for man suspected of stabbing elderly woman in BerkeleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 4, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    At approximately 2:47 a.m. on Tuesday, officers responded to a report of a woman screaming for help at a home in the 1500 block of Edith Street, where they found a woman in her 70s had been stabbed, according to officials. Police identified the suspect in the stabbing as Mark Edward Jekabson, 42, a white male with brown hair and blue eyes who is about 5 feet 11 inches and approximately 160 lbs.

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  4. Will your commute route get this smooth makeover?Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 31, 2018 | The Campbell Reporter

    Rubberized asphalt is placed on the fast lane on eastbound I-80 after the San Pablo Dam Road exit in San Pablo, Calif., on Tuesday, Aug. 29, 2018. California Department of Transportation is paving approximately 10-miles of new rubberized asphalt between Interstate-80 and Highway 4. The new asphalt will last longer, is quieter and smoother to drive for motorists.

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  5. Rubber notesRead the original story

    Aug 25, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    On Mon, Apr 30, 2018 at 11:56 AM, Jacala, Vince@DOT wrote: State of California a Department of Transportation CONTRA COSTA COUNTY- The California Department of Transportation is starting a long-term project to pave and repair approximately 10-miles of eastbound and westbound Interstate-80 through Contra Costa County. Once completed, the project will preserve and extend the life of the existing pavement and provide a smoother ride for motorists traveling on I-80 between the I-80/ State Route-4 interchange in Hercules and the Alameda/Contra Costa countyline near the Albany exit.

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  6. Repaving the stretch of Interstate 80 from Carquinez Bridge to Pinol is scheduled for 2022.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 8, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    Q: I recently moved to the East Bay and discovered that the carpool situation on the Dumbarton Bridge is really weird. The carpool lane is blocked off from the Paseo Padre entrance which means if I want to use the carpool lane my fastest route is to get on 84 east, go down to the next exit at Ardenwood, get off and get back on going west to get into the carpool lane.

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  7. A disabled person can use a placard as a passenger in someone else's car.Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2018 | Pacifica Tribune

    Q: How much of a positive impact, if any, has the new diesel BART line made on traffic on Route 4? A: Hard to say as traffic counts need more time to be assessed. But here is some encouraging data.

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  8. Jim Harbaugh on chickens and 10 other 'What the hell?' quotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | San Jose Mercury News

    Michigan head coach Jim Harbaugh smiles as he carries the down marker on the sideline during the game between El Cerrito against St. Mary's High at St. Mary's High School in Albany, Calif., on Saturday, Oct. 15, 2016. Harbaugh helped with the marker the entire game during his visit to watch the game and see El Cerrito's four-star offensive lineman Aaron Banks.

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  9. BART riders uneasy following stabbing death, attacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 25, 2018 | The Campbell Reporter

    Barbara Song, of Albany, is rethinking late-night trips on BART to pick up friends at the airport. Vallejo resident Michael Johnson said his coworkers who ride early in the morning are driving now, instead.

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

    Jun 30, 2018 | 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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  11. 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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  12. 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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  13. 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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  14. 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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  15. 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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  16. 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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  17. 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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  18. 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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  19. 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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  20. 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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