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  1. Los Altos to play for NorCal volleyball crownRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | Inside Bay Area

    Carmen Annevelink pounded 22 kills to lead second-seeded Los Altos past third-seeded Redwood-Larkspur 25-21, 25-19, 19-25, 25-20 in a NorCal Division II girls volleyball semifinal on Saturday night in Los Altos. The Eagles parlayed Annevelink's all-around play with contributions from many parts of the roster and prevailed with strong closing surges in the first two sets, finishing both on five-point runs.

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  2. NorCal girls volleyball: Menlo-Atherton sweeps Homestead to reach D-I finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | San Jose Mercury News

    Devin Joos may be Menlo-Atherton's most feared weapon, but the Bears have a few more in their arsenal. Leanna Collins, Ally Ostrow and Eliza Grover proved that Saturday night in M-A's 25-14, 25-17, 25-23 win over visiting Homestead in the CIF Northern California Division I semifinals.

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  3. Runners in Fresno for state meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | The Campbell Reporter

    It is a case of quality, not necessarily quantity, for locals at today's state cross country meet. The headliner is Menlo School-Atherton's Lizzie Lacy, who smoked the field at the Central Coast Section meet, running the second-fastest time ever by a girl at Toro Park in Salinas on Nov. 16 with a time of 17:22.

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  4. The Seasoned Collector: Holiday shopping, teas in Bay Area, plus history exhibitRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | San Jose Mercury News

    Since we tend to reminisce at year end, now is a fitting time to experience "Now and Then" at the Los Altos History Museum on Dec. 7 and 14. First, check out the big exhibit, "Silicon Valley: The Lure and the Legends" , which explores the pioneers who turned this region into one of the most dynamic places on the planet. Afterward, return to another era by going on a docent-led tour of the J. Gilbert Smith House, replete with holiday finery.

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  5. Los Altos: Moratorium on medical office projects extendedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | San Jose Mercury News

    A move to curtail medical office projects in Los Altos for the next eight months has at least one local doctor concerned. On Tuesday, the City Council unanimously approved an extension of a temporary moratorium on the establishment, expansion and relocation of medical offices.

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  6. Cupertino: County continues update on expressways with look at Lawrence, FoothillRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Cupertino Courier

    Throughout November and into December, the county and local cities have been and will continue to host a series of community meetings cluing residents into what the future holds for the heavily traversed expressways in the county. The county updates its expressway plan about every five years and takes a look at its plans for the entire expressway system.

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  7. Saratoga: Report on how state's single-use plastic bag ban would impact the cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Saratoga News

    The Saratoga City Council received an update this month on how Gov. Jerry Brown's statewide single-use plastic bag ban will impact Saratoga. The discussion was centered on Senate Bill 270, which will ban certain retailers from distributing single-use plastic bags and goes into effect July 1, 2015.

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  8. High school notebook: Los Gatos' Chris Foster has sights on Saturday's state cross country meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | The Campbell Reporter

    Chris Foster of Los Gatos had the fastest time at the Central Coast Section finals and also had the fastest time of any CCS runner at last year's state meet, when he placed ninth in the Division II race in 15:29. He will be looking to bring down his time, improve his finish and possibly make a run at the CCS record of 14:58, by Lynbrook's Jason Balkman back in 1994, at the state cross country finals Saturday at Woodward Park in Fresno.

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  9. Cupertino: Matadors fall in CCS polo playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Cupertino Courier

    The 2014 boys water polo season came to an abrupt end for the Monta Vista Matadors last week, just two steps shy of their quest to reach the Central Coast Section finals. The Mats, who earned a berth as the No.

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  10. Mustangs reach CCS semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Cupertino Courier

    As the tournament's number three seed and defending 2013 champion, it wasn't unexpected that the Homestead Mustangs advanced to the Central Coast Section Division I girls volleyball semi-finals last week by beating the sixth-seeded Palo Alto Vikings. What was unexpected, however, was the team the Mustangs will face Wednesday night for the right to play for the 2014 Section championship.

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  11. Homestead girls run to CCS Division I cross country championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Cupertino Courier

    It seems that Woodward Park in Fresno is the site of the CIF State Cross Country Championships each fall, and runners will be back on that 3.1-mile course on Nov. 29 to compete in the year's biggest high school meet. And in that field will be a number of area teams and individuals who placed high enough at the Central Coast Section finals held last Saturday at Toro Park in Salinas to win state berths.

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  12. Saratoga: Asai pair tops Sabada duo to win doubles title in an all Saratoga finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | Cupertino Courier

    Had he not known better, Saratoga High School tennis coach Florin Marica might have thought he was just watching his players work through another afternoon practice session when the courts were filled with Falcons last week. Of course, the courts were at Homestead High, and it wasn't a practice at all--it was the Santa Clara Valley Athletic League De Anza Division tournament.

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  13. CCS girls volleyball finals: Mitty sweeps Los AltosRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Pacifica Tribune

    That was evident in the unflappability the Monarchs displayed in their 26-24, 25-20, 25-19 win over Los Altos in the Central Coast Section Division II final Saturday at Independence. No matter how many times Los Altos got ahead of Mitty or the size of the leads the Eagles built -- which were never very large -- the Monarchs always managed to claw their way back and take control.

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  14. New spa trend: Salt therapy claims to relieve symptoms of allergies, asthma and skin conditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 29, 2014 | San Jose Mercury News

    Several mornings a week, Mercedes Costa sinks back in a chair, closes her eyes and breathes in the cool salt air. A thick layer of salt crystals lines the walls, and the coarse-ground mineral carpets the floor like sand.

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  15. Khiem T. NguyenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Milpitas Post

    Senior Airman Khiem T. Nguyen drowned while fishing on Veterans Day, Nov. 11, 2014 in Carmel at the age of 24. Mr. Nguyen is survived by his parents, Thuy Tran and Austin Nguyen; his son, Kian Nguyen; brother, Khoa Nguyen; his Grandmother and Grandfather, Jerry and Dorothy Hrabal; and Grandfather Thanh Tran. He is predeceased by Grandfather and Grandmother Van Bi Nguyen and Thi Nu Tran; and his Grandmother Quy Nguyen.

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  16. Archbishop Mitty, Los Altos advance to Central Coast Section Division II girls volleyball finalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Campbell Reporter

    Los Altos will get its chance to avenge a heartbreaking loss to Archbishop Mitty in last season's Central Coast Section Division II girls volleyball final. Both teams advanced Wednesday night to the title match, with second-seeded Los Altos holding off Presentation in four tight sets in the first semifinal at Santa Clara High and top-seeded Archbishop Mitty ousting Los Gatos 25-20, 25-16, 25-18 in the second.

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  17. Cupertino: Matadors fall in CCS polo playoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | Cupertino Courier

    The 2014 boys water polo season came to an abrupt end for the Monta Vista Matadors last week, just two steps shy of their quest to reach the Central Coast Section finals. The Mats, who earned a berth as the No.

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  18. Mustangs reach CCS semifinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Sunnyvale Sun

    As the tournament's number three seed and defending 2013 champion, it wasn't unexpected that the Homestead Mustangs advanced to the Central Coast Section Division I girls volleyball semi-finals last week by beating the sixth-seeded Palo Alto Vikings. What was unexpected, however, was the team the Mustangs will face Wednesday night for the right to play for the 2014 Section championship.

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  19. Homestead girls run to CCS Division I cross country championshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | The Sunnyvale Sun

    It seems that Woodward Park in Fresno is the site of the CIF State Cross Country Championships each fall, and runners will be back on that 3.1-mile course on Nov. 29 to compete in the year's biggest high school meet. And in that field will be a number of area teams and individuals who placed high enough at the Central Coast Section finals held last Saturday at Toro Park in Salinas to win state berths.

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  20. 5 locals crowned CCS cross country championsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 17, 2014 | The Campbell Reporter

    The senior at Menlo School in Atherton ran the second-fastest time ever by a girl on the 3-mile course at Toro Park in Salinas on Saturday to win the Division IV crown a the Central Coast Section championships. Her time of 17:22 was six seconds off the record set in 2004 by Gunn-Palo Alto's Tori Tyler.

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