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Click the "Gear" icon and choose "Search Settings". Click "Location". Put in as detailed a location as you want. (A full address, a city and state, just a state, a country, etc.) Save. Of course, this is tied to your Google account, so you'll need to be signed in for it to work. More information from Google Maps Support: Location settings.
Do you (or did you) live or work at Palmer Ranch? In the "old" Google Maps, you are able to set your Home and Work location: If you are seeing the new Google Maps, you can get to the My places list by clicking on the cog wheel in the lower-right corner: Now, I'm not convinced that Google Maps always uses your home as its default location. Another ...
Sounds like you already know how to do this, but the traffic option is in the upper left hand side of your screen. If no traffic information is showing then traffic is either not reported in your area (unlikely but not impossible) or there is an error which is preventing it from being shown. I would do the following: Check back later in the day and see ...
You can still see your Google Location History at https://maps.google.com/locationhistory/ assuming you have location tracking enabled. (Does it show check-in locations? I don't use that feature. For those who miss Latitude, there's now Google+ location sharing.) Also in the new Google Maps, "My custom maps" is in the menu below the search box (it was ...
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