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Mayor Bloomberg Attends Weigh In For Tomorrow's Coney Island Hot Dog Eating Contest

San Jose’s Joey Chestnut Downs 69 Franks To Beat Record, Win Hot Dog Eating Contest

Joey Chestnut has downed 69 franks and devoured his own record in the annual hot dog eating contest.

07/04/2013

Bev Nicholson reacts as her Chinese crested, named Mugly, wins...

New ‘World’s Ugliest Dog’ To Be Crowned Friday

Besides worldwide acclaim, the prizes for the winning dog and its owner are $1,500, a trophy, a photo session with photographer Kira Stackhouse, and VIP treatment at the Sheraton Sonoma County-Petaluma hotel that includes a catered dinner for the dog and the owner in the luxurious Loft Suite.

06/19/2013

Sergey Brin (C), co-founder of Google appears at the keynote with the Google Glass. (KIMIHIRO HOSHINO/AFP/GettyImages)

Google Holding Contest For Right To Buy New Internet Glasses

Google is giving a few more people a chance to pay $1,500 for a pair of the Internet-connected glasses that the company is touting as the next breakthrough in mobile computing.

02/20/2013

A 1,775-pound pumpkin is loaded onto the scales at the Half Moon Bay Pumpkin Festival weigh-off, October 7, 2012. (CBS)

Oregon Man’s 1,775 Pound Pumpkin Wins 39th Annual Half Moon Bay Weigh-Off

An Oregon man has won the 39th annual Safeway World Championship Pumpkin Weigh-Off held in downtown Half Moon Bay Monday morning.

10/08/2012

Paul McCartney (Photo credit by PATRICK KOVARIK/AFP/Getty Images)

McCartney’s Interest In Mischief Inspired Album Title

Paul McCartney gives fans a taste of both his childhood and musical influences with the Tuesday release of his new album, “Kisses on the Bottom.”

02/07/2012

Singers Akiva Schaffer, Andy Samberg, Jorma Taccone of The Lonely Island perform onstage during the 63rd Annual Primetime Emmy Awards. (Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

‘Lonely Island’ Comics Donate $250K To Berkeley Schools

The guys from Lonely Island will be donating $250,000 to the district, all part of a Super Bowl Doritos ad contest.

01/31/2012

Source: Ben Crosson

SF Couple Wins Playoff Tickets From Parks Department For Creative Picture

The tickets were given away as part of a contest put on by the Recreation and Parks Department.

01/22/2012

New parents Michele and Vince Cava (CBS)

Fanatical New Parents Win Tickets To 49ers Playoff Game

Some very loyal 49er fans won coveted tickets to this weekend’s NFC Championship game at Candlestick Park thanks to the generosity of team president Jed York and a compelling personal story.

01/18/2012

Roberta MacDonald (credit: Cabot Creamery Coop Facebook)

Do You Know A Real Celebrity In Our Community?

Click the photo to help give someone the acknowledgement they deserve by nominating them for the Cabot Community Celebrity Award!

01/01/2012

San Jose State Students Wins $1 Million From Facebook Contest

San Jose State Student Wins $1 Million From Facebook Contest

In one word, “Lucky” sums up San Jose State student Steven Haryono, the 22 year-old is now a millionaire all with the help from Facebook & Chase Bank…

11/21/2011

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