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  1. Lucile Packard Children's Hospital "tops off" $1.1 billion inpatient construction projectRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Business Journal

    Rowan, a child born two years ago at Lucile Packard, leaves a mark on the beam as part of the "topping off" ceremony, with a little help. Lucile Packard Children's Hospital Stanford recently held a "topping off" ceremony to celebrate the landmark of lifting the highest beam into place on its $1.1 billion expansion project.

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  2. DreamWorks to close Redwood City studio, opening up big space at Pacific ShoresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Business Journal

    Three owners control the 10 buildings at Pacific Shores. Informatica and Shorenstein own two buildings each, while Google owns six others.

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  3. DreamWorks Animation confirms 500 layoffsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Business Journal

    DreamWorks Animation is ringing in the New Year with a massive restructuring that will result in pinkslips for 500 employees. The layoffs, word of which leaked earlier this week , are more widespread than initially thought, with the first reports citing 400 job losses.

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  4. Medical device maker Avinger ups IPO target by 7%Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | Business Journal

    Cardiologist John D. Simpson started Avinger in 2007. The company raised its IPO targets on Tuesday by about 7 percent.

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  5. a DreamWorks may lay off up to 400 employeesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 20 | Business Journal

    DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc. could lay off nearly 400 workers, or about 20 percent of its California staff, after disappointing returns at the box office and failed talks on the sale of the studio. The Glendale-based studio has already begun its latest round of layoffs and about 150 to 400 employees could be affected at its Glendale and Redwood City campuses, reported Variety .

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  6. Genetic testing firm Invitae seeks IPO of $86 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Business Journal

    Randy Scott of Invitae in San Francisco talks about making testing for a wide swath of hereditary diseases easier, faster and cheaper. #sfbtbiotech Invitae Corp., a San Francisco-based genetic testing firm created by Genomic Health founder Randy Scott , wants to raise as much as $86.25 million in an initial public offering, the company said Friday.

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  7. Where does Charlotte land on 'Best-Performing Cities' list?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Business Journal

    The Charlotte-Gastonia-Rock Hill metro area ranks No. 23 on on the Milken Institute's list of "Best-Performing Cities," according to a report released Thursday - up four spots from its ranking in the previous year's report.

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  8. Raleigh-Cary leaps to No. 5 on 'Best Performing Cities' listRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 9 | Business Journal

    The Raleigh-Cary metro is No. 5 on the Milken Institute's list of "Best Performing Cities," according to a report released Thursday - up eight spots from its 2013 rank of 13th.

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  9. Dignity Health names new Bay Area head of operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Business Journal

    Todd Strumwasser, M.D., starts Feb. 1 as senior vice president of operations for Dignity Health's Bay Area Service Area. Dignity Health , which runs 39 hospitals in California, Arizona and Nevada, has named Dr. Todd Strumwasser at its new head of operations for the San Francisco Bay Area.

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  10. SF and San Jose top list of best cities for wages, job growth and successful companiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 8 | Business Journal

    San Francisco and San Jose topped the list of best performing cities in 2014, according to a new report out from the Milken Institute on Thursday. In the report titled "Best-Performing Cities: Where America's Jobs are Created and Sustained," San Francisco claimed the No.

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  11. Instacart teams with recipe app Yummly for on-demand ingredient deliveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Business Journal

    San Francisco-based Instacart, recently valued at $2 billion in its latest funding round, is teaming up with Redwood City, California-based recipe service Yummly to deliver ingredients on-demand in D.C. and other markets.

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  12. Top 15 best-performing Bay Area IPOs of 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Business Journal

    Up 240.4 percent: Emeryville-based TubeMogul's stock soared after it rang the opening bell on Nasdaq in July and raised $43.8 million. The ad tech company had raised about $53 million in private funding before going public and is now valued at around $628 million.

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  13. 2014's 35 Bay Area IPOs: How the best (and the rest) performedRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 2 | Business Journal

    Up 240.4 percent: Emeryville-based TubeMogul's stock soared after it rang the opening bell on Nasdaq in July and raised $43.8 million. The ad tech company had raised about $53 million in private funding before going public and is now valued at around $628 million.

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  14. These commercial real estate sales rocked our world in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Business Journal

    The year just ended was a big one for commercial real estate sales in Silicon Valley, with major deals on both the owner/user and investor fronts. In the spirit of end-of-the-year wrap-ups, I've compiled some of the top deals into a handy list below, with links back to the original deal stories.

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  15. California's Ebola scare and 4 other key health care events in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Business Journal

    The Bay Area's health care industry rode a wave of news, including a tide of hospital construction. Here are five key events: California topped the charts, with 1.2 million ACA enrollees, but spent a fortune doing so and had issues with narrow networks and technical snafus.

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  16. California's Ebola scare and 4 other key health care events in 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Business Journal

    The Bay Area's health care industry rode a wave of news, including a tide of hospital construction. Here are five key events: California topped the charts, with 1.2 million ACA enrollees, but spent a fortune doing so and had issues with narrow networks and technical snafus.

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  17. S.F. leaders to make Olympics pitch in Redwood City tomorrowRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Business Journal

    Larry Baer waves to the crowds while making his way in the San Francisco Giants World Series parade through downtown San Francisco. Baer is leading a team making a bid for San Francisco and the Bay Area to host the 2024 Olympics.

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  18. Novartis leads $34 million round for Stanford spinout Annexon BioscienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | Business Journal

    Ben Barres' lab at Stanford University found that a protein called C1q accumulates at nerve junctions in the brain and could lead to Huntington's disease, Alzheimer's or other Fresh perspective on a protein that could gum up the brain and lead to Huntington's disease, Alzheimer's disease and other neurodegenerative and autoimmune disorders won a $34 million investment for a Stanford University spinout. Annexon Bioscience Inc., founded by Stanford neurobiology professor Ben Barres and Rinat Neuroscience co-founder Arnon Rosenthal , said Monday that the Series A-1 round was led by the venture arm of drug-development giant Novartis AG, Novartis Venture Funds.

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  19. Bay Area assesses damage after massive storm soaks regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Business Journal

    Water collects on the ground as much of the Embarcadero is closed off due to flooding during stormy weather on Thursday. Most Bay Area residents could flip the lights on this morning, after PG&E said it had restored power to more than 400,000 California customers who were left in the dark when a massive storm slammed into the West Coast .

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  20. Equity Office sale could mean tax windfall for local governmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Business Journal

    When a big real estate deal goes down in San Mateo County, Jim Irizarry usually gets a call from city officials. Deals mean transfer taxes - a kind of sales tax on real estate.

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