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  1. Letter: Thank you, Michele Dauber, for Persky recallRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 12 | Inside Bay Area

    The result is a clarion call for everyone to understand the abuse women have long endured in a culture of rape. Stanford law school professor Michele Dauber speaks to a Bay Area News Group reporter at the Printer's Cafe in Palo Alto, California on Thursday, June 7, 2018.

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  2. Laurene Powell Jobs charts a path to philanthropy and social changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 11 | Contra Costa Times

    It was 2004, and she was an East Coast transplant - sprung from a cage in West Milford, NewJersey, as her musical idol Bruce Springsteen might put it - acclimating to the audacious sense of possibility suffusing the laboratories, garages and office parks of Silicon Valley. She could often be found at a desk in a rented office in Palo Alto, California, working a phone and an Apple computer.

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  3. Missing Mountain View teenager locatedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 10 | Inside Bay Area

    The public response to a police plea for help in finding a missing boy led to the boy being found, police said. Police put out a statement on its Twitter feed Sunday around 6 p.m. that Brandon Rivera, 14, had been found.

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  4. Letter: Construction a factor in 'urban wildlife' declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 7 | Inside Bay Area

    For 20 years, I was one of several trained wildlife rehabilitators under a memorandum of understanding from the California Department of Fish and Wildlife at Palo Alto's Wildlife Rescue, Inc. Get editorials, opinion columns, letters to the editor and more in your inbox weekday mornings. Sign up for the Opinion newsletter.

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  5. Palo Alto council OKs workforce housing experimentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 6 | Inside Bay Area

    But on Monday, the council put a dent in that goal by voting 7-2 to approve a 57-unit, four-story workforce apartment complex at 2755 El Camino Real, at the corner of The complex by developer Windy Hill Property Ventures will be a mix of 40 studios and 17 one-bedroom units. The council approved a new district that will allow additional workforce housing projects within a half mile of rail stations.

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  6. Artisanal maker expands beyond Walnut Creek for the first timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 4 | Contra Costa Times

    Lottie's ice creams, hand crafted in small batches, are now available at Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto. Five years after opening in Walnut Creek, Lottie's Creamery has brought its artisanal, small-batch ice creams to the Peninsula.

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  7. Fired-up Bay Area volunteers are secret weapon for Democrats working...Read the original story

    Saturday Jun 2 | Inside Bay Area

    Democratic volunteers Scott Carlson, 63, left, of Palo Alto, and Sophie Winfree, 16, right, of Turlock, register Daniel Yerez, 17, to vote, as his mother Ana Yerez looks on in Ceres, Calif., on Saturday, May 26, 2018. Dozens of volunteers from the Bay Area went door to door to talk to voters in the competitive 10th congressional district.

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  8. North 40 site in Los Gatos: Here's the latestRead the original story

    Friday Jun 1 | Contra Costa Times

    The Bellaterra @ North 40 development in Los Gatos Market Hall and other buildings, in a visualization. SummerHill Homes has bought a Los Gatos site that's been engulfed in controversy, clearing a final path to development of homes, retail and a market on the site that's perched at a busy freeway interchange.

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  9. Tesla downplays reports of fire aftereffects in factory paint shopRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | Inside Bay Area

    The Tesla Model 3 on display at the Tesla store in the Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto, Calif., on Thursday, January 11, 2018. Tesla on Friday sought to downplay reports about the severity of several fires in the paint shop of its Fremont factory by saying that the electric carmaker has systems in place to lower the possibility of such incidents and reduce the chances of harm to its employees.

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  10. Young, brilliant and broke: Push to fund young biomedical scientistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 1 | Inside Bay Area

    Portrait: Gregory Corder, a postdoctoral fellow in anesthesiology at Stanford University, poses for a photograph on May 30, 2018 in a Stanford University's research facility in Palo Alto. Gregory Corder, center, a postdoctoral fellow in anesthesiology and Biafra Ahanonu, a Ph.D. candidate in cell biology, both at Stanford University, talk about an experiment on neural mechanisms of pain on May 30, 2018 in a Stanford University's research facility in Palo Alto.

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  11. $55 million gets you this Bay Area houseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 31 | Inside Bay Area

    It's not Bel Air, Beverly Hills or the Hamptons. It's Silicon Valley, and in the latest reminder of the Bay Area housing boom, a hillside estate in Los Altos Hills is on the market for $55 million, a broker and county officials confirmed Thursday.

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  12. Tesla Autopilot implicated in another emergency-vehicle crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 29 | Inside Bay Area

    A Tesla sedan reportedly with the "Autopilot" driver-assistance system turned on crashed into a Laguna Beach Police Department SUV on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 in Laguna Beach, Calif. A Tesla sedan reportedly with the "Autopilot" driver-assistance system turned on crashed into a Laguna Beach Police Department SUV on Tuesday, May 29, 2018 in Laguna Beach, Calif.

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  13. a Bad Blooda : The unraveling of Theranos and Elizabeth HolmesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 25 | Inside Bay Area

    Journalist John Carreyrou is author of "Bad Blood: Secrets and Lies in a Silicon Valley startup," a new book about blood-testing startup Theranos, which was founded by Elizabeth Holmes. John Carreyrou's reporting helped lead to the downfall of Theranos, the Silicon Valley blood-testing startup whose reality fell far short of what its charismatic founder, Elizabeth Holmes, had promised: pinprick blood tests that would revolutionize health care and diagnostics.

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  14. Los Gatos, Archbishop Mitty, Foothill and Granada athletes recognized.Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Inside Bay Area

    The Saint Mary's College commit was senstational on the mound and productive at the plate in Los Gatos' 3-1 victory over Palo Alto in the Central Coast Section Open Division quarterfinals. Eight days after the Wildcats lost to Palo Alto in a league tournament final, Short pitched a complete game, allowing no earned runs and five hits with seven strikeouts.

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  15. Tesla on top, at least in the Model 3's categoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday May 23 | Inside Bay Area

    The Tesla Model 3 on display at the Tesla store in the Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto, Calif., on Thursday, January 11, 2018. According the California New Car Dealers Association, 3,723 people in the state during the first quarter of the year, that's who.

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  16. Tesla Model 3 has 'big flaws' including braking 'far worse' than other cars: Consumer ReportsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 21 | Contra Costa Times

    The Tesla Model 3, right, on display at the Tesla store in the Stanford Shopping Center in Palo Alto, Calif., on Thursday, January 11, 2018. Tesla's Model 3 compact electric sedan has far-worse braking than many other modern cars, potentially dangerous controls, an overly stiff ride, too much wind noise and an uncomfortable back seat - but otherwise, it's great.

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  17. Beating the odds: Cristo Rey students in east San Jose blaze a trail to collegeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 18 | Contra Costa Times

    Graduating senior Coraima Bolanos Alejo, 17, of San Jose, center, waits before a school event, where college-bound seniors announced their university or college choice in front of their family members and fellow students, on May 18, 2018 at Cristo Rey San Jose Jesuit High School. Bola-os Alejo will attend California State University, East Bay in the fall.

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  18. Menlo Park: Comic lovers to descend on library this weekend in new traditionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2018 | Contra Costa Times

    The Mandalorian Wolves of Mandalore costume group put a creative spin on "Star Wars" bounty hunters during the 2017 Comic Con at Menlo Park Library. They will be back for this year's event on Saturday, May 19, along with the Dark Empire costume group and the 501st Legion's Golden Gate Garrison.

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  19. Letter: No criminal-justice vision in support of Persky recallRead the original story w/Photo

    May 15, 2018 | Contra Costa Times

    I have been a subscriber of the Mercury News for at least two score years - rarely, rarely have I not supported its editorial position. Judge Aaron Persky speaks during a news conference in Palo Alto, Calif., on Tuesday, May 8, 2018.

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  20. Letter: Recalling Persky so perpetrators will be held to account is...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2018 | Contra Costa Times

    It will hold this judge accountable for the lenient sentences he's chosen to deliver and for failing to honor survivors who went to him for justice. Judge Aaron Persky speaks during a news conference in Palo Alto, Calif., on Tuesday, May 8, 2018.

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