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Top of Mind Thursday October 10, 2019: Playing Power Ball

        Starting yesterday, nearly a million people in Northern California are having their power shut off for days at a time as a way to prevent wildfires. The preventative shutdowns are utility PG&E’s way to avoid a … Continue reading

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Top of Mind Thursday June 27, 2019: When Every Day is Groundhog Day

Last night, we went to see the Doobie Brothers and Santana at Shoreline Amphitheater, in Mountain View, CA. The concert was terrific; the experience afterwards, not so much. What should have been a 10-15 minute process to leave the parking … Continue reading

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Top of Mind Thursday May 2, 2019: In the Line of Fire

        Twice in the last week, innocent civilians put themselves in the path of bullets, sacrificing their lives to save others. On Saturday, Lori Kaye stepped in front of her rabbi during a shooting at a synagogue … Continue reading

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Top of Mind Thursday August 2, 2018: Too Hot to Handle

Wildfires have become an expected hazard during the summer in California, due to extended droughts and temperatures that are at historical highs. The brave men and women who fight these fires for a living are well-trained and equipped with the … Continue reading

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