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  1. Re: San Mateo Drive San Francisquito Creek Bicycle/Pedestrian Bridge - honoring Mike HardingRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2014 | Menlo Park City Council

    You can watch the MP Council hearing: starts at 00:20:50 to 00:46:50 and read: pat On Wednesday, February 12, 2014 12:11:41 PM UTC-8, Adina Levin wrote: > > Dear Palo Alto City Council Members, > > Last night, Menlo Park City Council took the first step toward honoring > Mike Harding's role in supporting community connections, in person and in > physical infrastructure, by naming the bridge over San Francisquito Creek > at San Mateo Drive after Mike Harding, who was instrumental in getting the > bridge built between Palo Alto and Menlo Park in 1976.


  2. 'House of Cards' dealt Netflix a winning handRead the original story w/Photo

    10 min ago | The Day

    Even if it never wins another award, "House of Cards" already ranks among the most influential series in television history. The political drama launched Netflix's expansion into original programming two years ago, a risky bet that might have toppled the Internet video service had "House of Cards" flopped and squandered its estimated $100 million investment.


  3. Acknowledges Disruptive Advertising as the Best Landing...Read the original story w/Photo

    31 min ago | Market Wire

    Disruptive Advertising was selected due to their strong performance in the genuine evaluation process. While there are thousands of firms competing to be the best, the rankings consist of only the 100 best companies offering a variety of internet marketing solutions.


  4. Cardinal women gymnasts celebrate senior night with big winRead the original story w/Photo

    39 min ago | Palo Alto Weekly

    Ivana Hong matched Kristina Vaculik and Nicolette McNair for top honors on the bars. Photo by Hector Garcia Molina/ The No.


  5. Vivante Announces Support for Vulkan GPU Rendering and Compute StandardsRead the original story

    47 min ago | Design And Reuse

    March 3, 2015 -- Game Developers Conference 2015 -- Vivante­TM Corporation welcomes today's Khronos Group's announcement at GDC of the new VulkanTM open standard API-an innovative, ground-up design that will unleash the newest innovations inside Vivante's latest GPU hardware. Vivante is proud to be a KhronosTM Group Promoter and contributor to the Vulkan API specification.


  6. 911 BriefsRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | RecordNET

    Officers made the traffic stop about 11 p.m. at Eugenia Street and East Scotts Avenue, one block east of South Wilson Way. The driver smelled of marijuana, so a search was conducted, according to a report.


  7. Survival for some endangered species hinges on 'Frozen Zoo'Read the original story

    1 hr ago | Foster's Daily Democrat

    Whenever an endangered animal dies at the San Diego Zoo, researchers race out, regardless of the hour, to remove its sperm or eggs, maybe a bit of ear or eyeball, and carefully freeze the cells in liquid nitrogen. Today, the survival of the northern white rhinoceros and dozens of other species could hinge on the collection amassed over nearly 40 years that has become the largest gene bank of its kind: The Frozen Zoo.


  8. Dirk Thornton Metzger Honored by Worldwide Registry for Excellence in ...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | 24-7 Press Release

    Dirk Thornton Metzger has been recognized for showing dedication, leadership and excellence in business and commercial litigation. Mr. Metzger has spent 40 years nurturing a sophisticated skill set, which encompasses proficiencies in business and commercial litigation, and for the past eight years, he has been making a name for himself in the field of executive coaching and organizational consulting.


  9. Hewlett-Packard buys Aruba Networks for $2.7 billionRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Denver Post

    Hewlett-Packard is buying wireless networking company Aruba Networks for about $2.7 billion, in what amounts to HP's first major acquisition since its disastrous purchase of a British software company in 2011. Aruba, based in Sunnyvale, Calif., makes Wi-Fi networking systems for shopping malls, corporate campuses, hotels and universities.


  10. CCS boys soccer roundup: St. Francis overcomes red card, survives in PKsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Inside Bay Area

    No. 4 St. Francis-Mountain View knew it was going to have its hands full at home during Saturday's Central Coast Section quarterfinals. The Lancers just couldn't fathom that arguably their top player, Luke Newquist, would be lost for the rest of the tournament after a red card in the 15th minute of a physical game against West Catholic Athletic League rival Mitty-San Jose.


  11. CCS girls soccer roundup: Scots, Spartans on a collision courseRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    Top-seeded Mountain View and No. 5 Carlmont-Belmont are on a collision course after advancing to the Central Coast Section Division I girls soccer semifinals in different fashion.


  12. Los Altos: Man arrested for warrantsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    ... of marijuana, police said. Officers cited and released Fletcher, but they arrested and booked Odom into Santa Clara County Main Jail for the warrants, as well as providing false identification. It wasn't immediately clear whether either of the men ...


  13. Clinton used private email for State Department businessRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sydney Morning Herald

    Washington: Hillary Clinton exclusively used a personal email account to conduct government business as secretary of state, State Department officials have said, and may have violated federal requirements that officials' correspondence be retained as part of the agency's record. Mrs Clinton did not have a government email address during her four-year tenure at the State Department.


  14. CCS boys basketball playoff roundup: Los Altos one win from title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    Sixth-seeded Los Altos is one win away from school history. The Eagles got past No.


  15. Trial Underway In Rape, Murder of Campbell Girl in 1983Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    A woman testifying in the murder trial in Santa Clara County Superior Court of a man accused of raping and killing a teen girl in Campbell in 1983 said today the defendant brutally raped her repeatedly starting when she was 13 or 14 and she later bore him a son. Dolores Hernandez, 56, said she first met defendant Christopher Holland in the early 1970s while she was a roommate with Holland's sister in a group home in San Jose and developed a bond that lasted for years but involved frequent sexual assaults on her.


  16. Car crashes into Campbell pet clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | SFGate

    A car crashed through the front of a pet clinic in Campbell on Monday evening, but the business was empty and the driver managed to escape without injury, police said. A white Honda sedan careened through the doors of the United Emergency Animal Clinic at 905 Dell Ave. around 7:45 p.m. It was unclear what caused the driver, who was pulling into the parking lot, to crash into the building.


  17. Campbell: Car crashes into animal clinicRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    Officers responded around 7:45 p.m. to United Veterinary Specialty & Emergency Animal Clinic, located at 905 Dell Ave., for reports of a car that had smashed through the front of the building, according to police. In a picture posted on the Campbell Police Department's Twitter page, the image showed the car damaged part of the office, coming to a stop at the reception desk.


  18. Student's grandma's home launched a tech revolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Wave

    Steve Jobs grew up in this Los Altos house. It is believed to be the place where he hatched Apple in 1976 and put together the first computers with co-founder Steve Wozniak.


  19. Roadshow: Grooves in Highway 85 concrete make for a tough rideRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Campbell Reporter

    Q Here is the answer to the mystery Jo Ann Schriner of San Jose pointed out recently when she felt her car being pulled to the side as if the wind was blowing on her car on Highway 85. It starts around Almaden Expressway. I've noticed it for years.


  20. Google Seeks More Android Ad ProfitRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NewsFactor

    Ads will begin appearing in the Google Play store [in] the next few weeks as part of a test program. Google makes most of its money from the ads shown in its search results, Gmail and YouTube video library.