(Karl Mondon/Bay Area News Group)
San Jose, Santa Clara mayors drink recycled sewage to push expanding reclaimed water
Capitalizing on public interest in water supply issues during California's historic drought, Silicon Valley political leaders appeared at a public water treatment plant in Alviso to unveil plans for an $800 million expansion of recycled water in Santa Clara County over the next decade.
(Jay R. Brooks)
Brooks on Beer: Smoked beer
Ever heard of rauchbier? It's a smoky beer that goes well with barbecue and smoked meats.
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'The Avengers: Age of Ultron" already cleaning up overseas
New Disney/Marvel blockbuster doing well in South Korea, Britain and Russia, among others.