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Silicon Valley's wage theft epidemic (Metro Silicon Valley, 3/9/2016)

Homeless techie launches janitorial startup (Metro Silicon Valley, 2/24/2016)

San Jose fights its biggest recycling hauler (Metro Silicon Valley, 2/3/2016)

Bizarre land-use battle pits Buddhists against neighbors (Metro Silicon Valley, 1/20/2016)

Spouse of Assembly candidate in trouble again (Metro Silicon Valley, 1/13/16)

Assembly candidate's spouse can't erase violent past (Metro Silicon Valley, 1/6/2016)

Could lab-grown diamonds disrupt the engagement industry? (Metro Silicon Valley, 12/28/2015)

Mobile aims to end hunger, food waste in Silicon Valley (Metro Silicon Valley, 12/2/2015)

San Jose looks at 'just cause' evictions (Metro Silicon Valley, 11/24/2015)

#CatVidFest comes to San Jose (Metro Silicon Valley, 11/11/2015)

When women go to men's prisons (Metro Silicon Valley, 10/21/2015)

How California's new medical marijuana laws affect San Jose (Metro Silicon Valley, 10/14/2015)

Little Portugal residents fume over road work (Metro Silicon Valley, 8/19/2015)

Iconic bakery dogged by racism, retaliation allegations (Metro Silicon Valley, 8/12/2015)

Formerly homeless jumpstart careers with coffee cart biz (Metro Silicon Valley, 7/29/2015)

Bad nudes bared: Naturist lifestyle unravels at Lupin Lodge (Metro Silicon Valley, 7/8/2015)

Good Karma Bikes extends a lifeline to foster youth (Metro Silicon Valley, 5/13/2015)

Broken initiative system attracts lunatics, pranksters and reform (Metro Silicon Valley, 4/15/,2015)

Prosecutors claim 420 clinic worked with organized crime (Metro Silicon Valley, 3/4/2015)

Tiny homes present big ideas for urban ecosystems (Metro Silicon Valley, 2/19/2015)

Animal lovers save horses as county officials fail to act (Metro Silicon Valley, 1/14/15)

Underground wrestling alliance grows in popularity (Metro Silicon Valley, 1/7/2015)

Tech alliance keeps homeless connected with cellphone plan (Metro Silicon Valley, 12/26/14)

Vietnam vet retraces steps for documentary (Metro Silicon Valley, 12/3/2014)

Local outreach groups combat sharp growth of girls in gangs (Metro Silicon Valley, 11/13/2014)

Mountain Whale Ranch raises the 'happiest pigs in the world (Metro Silicon Valley, 11//5/2014)

Communications Hill bombarded by workouts, drugs, public sex (Metro Silicon Valley, 10/8/2014)

Bike courier business takes on Silicon Valley (Metro Silicon Valley, 9/3/2014)

Transgender athlete takes on CrossFit (Metro Silicon Valley, 8/13/2014)

Mona Lot Moore emcees Silicon Valley Pride (Metro Silicon Valley, 8/13/2014)

Love is a battlefield (Metro Silicon Valley, 8/13/2014)

The Lost Tribe: Amah Mutsun struggle for federal recognition (Metro Silicon Valley, 7/30/2014)

BlogHer celebrates a decade as woman-oriented global network (Metro Silicon Valley, 6/25/2014)

Xavier Campos screws up council vote, blames city clerk (San Jose Inside, 6/16/2014)

Prison lifers find freedom with 'social biography' videos (Metro Silicon Valley, 6/12/2014)

Ramen gets whimsical at Kansui in Willow Glen (Metro Silicon Valley, 5/13/2014)

Evolution of a new rehab culture helps break stigmas (Metro Silicon Valley, 5/7/2014)

Investors eye San Jose hills for luxury subdivision (Metro Silicon Valley, 4/9/2014)

Urban farms take root in Silicon Valley (Metro Silicon Valley, 3/19/2014)

Family turns to controversial doctor for cancer treatment (Metro Silicon Valley, 2/19/2014)

Code 2014 aims to diversify Silicon Valley (Metro Silicon Valley, 2/12/2014)

Embracing neurodiversity in Silicon Valley (Metro Silicon Valley, 1/22/2014)

Social media amplify Milpitas odor complaints (Metro Silicon Valley, 1/8/2014)

Atheist congregation comes to Silicon Valley (Metro Silicon Valley, 1/1/2014)

School suspensions: a civil rights fight (Metro Silicon Valley, 12/18/2013)

Viral cats rule the Interwebs and beyond (Metro Silicon Valley, 12/4/2013)

New hate crime allegations reignite racial tensions (Metro Silicon Valley, 11/27/2013)

Child abuse cases ignored in Santa Clara County (Metro Silicon Valley, 11/6/2013)

John McAfee talks guns, drugs and the future of privacy (, 9/29/2013) 

Nolan Bushnell and Steve Wozniak on life in Silicon Valley, Steve Jobs ( 9/28/2013)

Julie Chen had eye surgery to make her eyes look less Asian (, 9/12/2013) 

Hot 'Hoods: East Bay's real estate hot spots (Diablo Magazine, September 2013) 

Bill Sherry readies new San Jose convention center  (Metro Silicon Valley, 8/21/2013)

Governor signs landmark bill that protects transgender youth (Metro Silicon Valley, 8/14/2013)

Sammy Obeid's '1,001 Arabian Nights' of comedy  (Metro Silicon Valley, 8/14/2013)

Drum Night! returns with Red Hot Chili Peppers drummer Chad Smith (Metro Silicon Valley, 8/6/2013)

Temple Grandin speaks about autism (Metro Silicon Valley, 7/24/2013)

Concerned mom wants to pay for son's deflowering (, 7/19/2013)

Kiwi the geese herder: this dog is for the birds (Los Gatos Magazine, 6/21/2013)

Scientists fear female libido booster 'too effective' (, 5/29/2013) 

Willow Glen shopping, dining options draw attention   (Metro Silicon Valley, 4/10/2013)

Slain Santa Cruz police officers honored by thousands  (San Jose Inside 3/7/2013)

Get your LOL on: check out East Bay's funniest spots  (Diablo Magazine, 2/1/2013)

Investors with cash pushing middle-class homebuyers out of market  (San Jose Metro, 1/24/2013)

How to make, change laws in San Jose  (San Jose Inside, 1/16/2013)

Petals and Peacocks: a loud and fun clothing brand from San Jose  (San Jose Metro, 11/14/2012)

Live music resurgence in San Jose (Metro Silicon Valley, 9/12/2012)

Linear guides safely lift more than 1,900 pounds  (Design World, 10/8/2012)

Discovering the academic self through FIRST robotics  (Product Design & Development, 5/8/2012)

7-Eleven shooting rules 'suicide by cop'  (San Ramon Patch, 11/4/2010)

A child murderer's final mystery  (The Daily Beast, 6/14/2010)

Memoir tackles stigma of mental illness  (San Ramon Patch, 5/18/2010)

Surrogate mom delivers—triplets! (Tracy Press, 6/6/2009)

Charges rattle Melissa Huckaby  (Tracy Press, 4/14/2009)

Decorated Tracy soldier returns to surprise homecoming (12/24/2009)

LMC opens provocative, funny show (East Bay Times, 4/30/2008)

A retired cop is Tracy's only hypnotist (Tracy Press, 5/31/2007)