They brew beer, make bagels, prepare news and save lives while the rest of the valley sleeps. Reporter Dara Colwell hangs out with the night owls of Silicon Valley.
News: Cigarette Busts
Circumventing high taxes and profiting from high prices, the smuggler's latest drug of choice has become: cigarettes.
Metropolis News Extras
: Women in Blue. Willow Glen
: Book to help assist firefighters in communicating with non-English speaking members of the community. Cupertino
: Local volunteers for Guide Dogs for the Blind help others get around with a canine navigator. Campbell
That's Starbiz! Celebrity giving takes on a new twist.
Public Eye: Milpitas mayor called a Red-blooded American. Councilgal says photo defames her. Yet another election.
Notes From the Underbelly: San Josean in Scotland.
Work: Of dotcom dorks and lesbotic fantasy.
Harvey Grrl: On her new album, PJ Harvey proves again why she's the one female pop star who doesn't have to bend to fashion.
Tech-Pop Hybrid: Badly Drawn Boy uses the aesthetic gains of electronic music in the service of forlorn tales about romance and loneliness.
Tour de Force: Limp Bizkit, Papa Roach, Eminem and Xzibit offer a crash course in Anger Management this Sunday at the Arena.
Aural Fixation: The rock band brought up the energy level at the Cactus Club with American Heartbreak and Tinfed.
Stuffed: Four families face Thanksgiving in the bright but sprawling 'What's Cooking?'
Slumming: New version of 'Black Orpheus' loads on the violence.
Brought to Bare: Stripteaser 'Burlesk King' gives an eyeful, but it's mostly all for show.
Donizetti Done Right: Opera San José gives 'The Elixir of Love' a properly comic staging.
Burrito Bonito: Govea's Mexican restaurant in San Jose dishes up traditional rib-sticking fare, with no mangoes in the salsa.
A La Carte: And other ways to taste the season.
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