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Mouse Infestation Shuts Down SF Chinatown Bakery and Walgreens

An infestation of mice forced a bakery and a Walgreens store in Chinatown to shut down on Friday, said officials with the San Francisco Department of Public Health.

04/11/2014

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Santa Clara Co. Launches New Secondhand Smoke TV Campaign

Santa Clara County has launched a new TV ad campaign on the dangers of secondhand smoke, specifically aimed at parents who smoke.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–04/27/2011

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Chemical In San Jose Drinking Water Under Debate On Capitol Hill

A Capitol Hill hearing got underway Wednesday morning on the need for a national standard to address chromium 6 water contamination. This comes after a recent study detected the toxin in San Jose’s drinking water supply.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–02/02/2011

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Number Of Smokers In California Drops To Record Low

A record low number of Californians are still lighting up, with Marin County the lowest in the state with just 7.3 percent of the population smoking.

CONNECT WITH KCBS–12/20/2010