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San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee, who died unexpectedly Tuesday, loved corny jokes, local sports teams and playing golf. Being mayor? Maybe not so much, remembers Press Democrat columnist C.W. Nevius.
'You don't realize it, but you are being programmed. It was unintentional, but now you gotta decide how much you're willing to give up,' says Chamath Palihapitiya.
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A former Coffey Park resident has made it his mission to bring a little holiday cheer to the streets of the devastated Santa Rosa neighborhood.
Many displaced homeowners are discovering that will likely have to pay tens to hundreds of thousands of dollars out of pocket as they process their claims.
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Congregation Shomrei Torah had 35 congregants lose homes in the October fires.
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