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Find the Perfect Gift

Do you have some people in your life that are seemingly impossible to shop for during the holiday season? Read more

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Winter Fun in Silicon Valley

On November 22, the holiday-themed ice skating rink in Sunnyvale opens for another season of fun.  Read more

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Paranormal Pods and Plays

If you are looking for a unique Halloween experience this year, then you will want to attend the Poltergeist Podcasts and Plays: A Halloween Podcast Festival at the Midpen Media Center on Halloween night. Read more

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Prost is the German word for “Cheers!” and it is sure to be heard quite often at the annual Oktoberfest by the Bay celebration in San Francisco. Read more

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Enjoy the Outdoors

Coyote Point is an incredible recreation area that has a variety of outdoor activities suitable for every member of your family.  Read more

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Jazz Up Your Summer

There is just something about summer that makes everyone want to listen to beautiful music and dance the night away. Read more

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Walk for a Good Cause

Summer is just around the corner, so if you are looking for some additional motivation to get in shape, you might want to participate in the Huntington’s Disease Society of America (HDSA) San Jose Team Hope 5K Walk and 10K Timed Run on June 22.  Read more

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Dead & Company at Shoreline Amphitheatre

The Grateful Dead formed in 1965, and for the next 30 years, they were one of the most popular musical acts in the entire country. Read more

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Join the Hunt

Easter is not too far away, and, in recognition of the holiday, the San Mateo Parks and Recreation Department will host the 42nd Annual Eggstravaganza on April 20.  Read more

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A Quick Stop for Fun

Often times, when people go on vacation, they pack the entire trip with lots of outings, experiences, and adventures that are lots of fun, but also time-consuming. Read more

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Come From Away

It has been almost 18 years since the horrible events of September 11, 2001, and the aftermath of that tragedy is still being felt today. Read more