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Tour of California - Stage 3

Rohan Dennis Wins Tour Of California Stage 3 From San Jose To Mount Diablo

Rohan Dennis of Australia surged within the final 300 yards to claim the hot and mountainous third stage and reduced Bradley Wiggins’ race lead Tuesday in the Tour of California.

05/13/2014

(L) Mark Cavendish (credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Amgen Tour Of California Racers Gear Up For Steep Climbs In Record Heat

The Amgen Tour of California bike race comes to San Jose Tuesday morning for what is expected to be the most difficult leg of the race on one of the hottest days so far.

05/13/2014

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Scientists Hope To Save Lick Observatory After University Of California Announces Funding Cuts

Scientists at Lick Observatory on Mount Hamilton hope to save the 125-year-old facility, after the University of California announced it plans to eliminate all of the observatory’s operating revenue.

05/12/2014

Snow was spotted on the KPIX 5 Mt. Hamilton camera as the sun came up Tuesday. (CBS)

Cold Blast Drops Sierra Snow Level, Dusts Mt. Hamilton

Overnight precipitation dropped snow levels in the Sierra Foothills and even left a hint of snow on Mount Hamilton in the South Bay.

04/01/2014

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Arson Suspected In Mount Hamilton Grass Fire

Fire crews have controlled a grass fire on Mount Hamilton east of San Jose that was sparked by a suspected arson fire set inside one of two stolen cars found near Grant Ranch County Park.

12/31/2013

Snow covers the telescopes at Mount Hamilton's observatory in San Jose after a rare dusting on Dec. 7, 2009. (AP Photo)

Snow Expected Overnight On Bay Area Peaks

Rain and a dusting of snow have been forecast throughout the region overnight, beginning in the North Bay and drifting across the region into Saturday morning.

12/06/2013

View from Mount Tamalpais (credit: parks.ca.gov)

Tom Stienstra’s Top 5 Bay Area Mountain Tops

In the Bay Area, Tom Stienstra lists the top five mountain tops that show you why our region is the best of any metro area…

09/26/2013

Firefighters rescued a Caltrans driver who ended up in an embankment near Mount Hamilton on February 17, 2012. (CBS)

Caltrans Driver Rescued From Embankment Near Mount Hamilton

San Jose firefighters have rescued a Caltrans delivery truck driver who went off Mt. Hamilton Road and fell down a 100-foot embankment Friday afternoon, a fire spokeswoman said.

02/17/2012

Mount Umunhum in the Santa Cruz Mountains (Al Reinig/CBS)

South Bay Preservationists See Opportunity In Real Estate Slump

Several preservation groups have launched an ambitious effort to save at least 10,000 acres of natural habitat from Santa Cruz to South San Francisco.

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