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A Peregrine Falcon sits atop San Jose City Hall.

Judges Pick Winning Names For 3 Female Peregrine Falcons Born Atop San Jose City Hall

San Jose city officials announced on Tuesday the names given to three female peregrine falcon chicks that were born atop City Hall earlier this year.

05/05/2015

Three juvenile penguins born at the California Academy of Sciences. (photo courtesy California Academy of Sciences)

Name The Newest Baby Penguins At California Academy Of Sciences In SF

Bufano? Pina? Perhaps Ebb? Cast your vote on the best name for the latest additions to the African Penguin Exhibit at the California Academy of Sciences.

03/11/2015

A Castro Valley High graduate is one of ten finalists to have his commercial air during the Super Bowl. (Source: YouTube user Travis Braun)

Castro Valley High Graduate Becomes 1 Of 10 Finalists In Doritos Super Bowl Commercial Contest For $1M

A Castro Valley High graduate is one of ten finalists in a Doritos contest to win $1-million, and have his commercial shown during the Super Bowl.

01/20/2015

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THE NEW YEAR, NEW CUSTOMER SWEEPSTAKES

Attention Local Business Owners: Enter to win over $4K worth of the key tools to help your business be successful in 2015! Enter now.

01/14/2015

Women enjoy the Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival. (CBS)

Chocolate Lovers Just Love Ghirardelli’s Chocolate Festival

The 19th Annual Ghirardelli Chocolate Festival kicked off Saturday in San Francisco’s Ghirardelli Square. It’s a tribute to all things chocolate!

09/13/2014

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Will Ferrell Challenges Video Gamers To Play With Him At SF’s Twitch TV For Cancer Charities

“Anchorman” Will Ferrell is offering video game fans a chance to play with him in San Francisco to raise money for charities that help children with cancer.

09/12/2014

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‘Star Wars: Episode VII’ Fundraiser Names Walk-On Winner

A Colorado man will get to go to a galaxy far, far away after his donation to charity won him a trip to the “Episode VII” film set…

08/12/2014

Miranda Lambert (credit: Larry Busacca/Getty Images)

Miranda Lambert On Music, Love For Dogs

“I’d be ‘short a husband’ if I adopt another dog.” – Miranda Lambert

07/30/2014

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TSA Offers Cash Rewards For Anyone With A Better Idea To Move Long Security Lines

Airline passengers who dread the long security checkpoint lines at the airport now have an opportunity to do something about it, and win some cash while doing it.

07/29/2014

Tim Janus, Joey Chestnut, and Matt Stonie compete in the Nathan's Famous Fourth of July Hot Dog Eating Contest at Nathan's Famous in Coney Island on July 4, 2013 in the Brooklyn borough of New York City. Chestnut, of San Jose, California, ate 69 hotdogs in ten minutes to win his seventh straight title. (Photo by Monika Graff/Getty Images)

SJ’s Matt Stonie Eats 66 Hot Dogs As Practice For National Showdown With Joey Chestnut

Competitive eater and San Jose resident Matt Stonie is looking to dethrone fellow San Jose eater Joey Chestnut as the king of hot dog eating at Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog contest 2014.

07/03/2014

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