Talk Back: PG&E tax break
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Madyson Middleton
Missing Santa Cruz girl found dead; teen suspect in custody

After more than 24 hours of searching for a missing 8-year-old girl in Santa Cruz, Madyson 'Maddy' Middleton was found dead in a dumpster behind the Tannery Arts Center 'We have arrested and taken into custody a 15-year-old male who was on the property at the time of the discovery,' Santa Cruz Police Chief Kevin Vogel said. 
Chevron cutting 500 jobs in San Ramon

Layoffs already underway at Bishop Ranch headquarters. 
(ANDA CHU)
Weather: Hot, hot, hotter this week

It's going to be a week of rising mercury as Monday's summer heat in the Bay Area will give way to temps above 100 inland and in the mid-80s coastal by Wednesday. 
( SUSAN TRIPP POLLARD )
'Weekend project' turns into labor of love

Battle to save toothy rodents in Alhambra Creek has resulted in lasting legacy for child psychologist.  
Celebrities
Train co-founder Hotchkiss back on track with new band

The Grammy singer-songwriter Rob Hotchkiss won as a founding member of the multiplatinum band Train sits inconspicuously on a shelf in the hillside house in Fairfax that he and his wife, Pam, recently moved into,returning to the Bay Area after years of semi-retirement on Vashon Island in Washington's Puget Sound. 
BUSINESS
( Kristopher Skinner )
Bay Area tech innovators honored for helping the disabled

In an often self-absorbed Silicon Valley, where startups attack first-world problems like delivering red wine-braised short ribs to every hungry hipster's doorstep, several Bay Area entrepreneurs were honored Monday in New York City for far more noble innovation. 
Train co-founder Hotchkiss back on track with new band

The Grammy singer-songwriter Rob Hotchkiss won as a founding member of the multiplatinum band Train sits inconspicuously on a shelf in the hillside house in Fairfax that he and his wife, Pam, recently moved into,returning to the Bay Area after years of semi-retirement on Vashon Island in Washington's Puget Sound.