10 hrs ago
Federation issues Russian Jewish grants
Nine local nonprofits, agencies and programs that serve the Bay Area's Russian Jewish community have been given grants from the S.F.-based Jewish Community Federation's Russian Jewish Community Impact Grants Initiative .
15 hrs ago
talks & workshops
Reform Judaism in Ukraine. Rabbi Alex Dukhovny, head of the Reform movement in Ukraine, speaks about the movement's growth.
19 hrs ago
film, tv & radio
"Not My Life." Film about human trafficking and modern-day slavery. Screening followed by a panel discussion.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
This Weekend: Holiday Barn Lighting and Festival of Carols and Lessons
Join the Los Altos Hills community for a special holiday celebration. Spend the afternoon in the fresh air at Westwind Community Barn, sampling cookies and hot cider or wine tasting while kids participate in seasonal games, craft tables, face painting, pony rides and a petting zoo.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Wish Book: Textbook costs a burden for student veterans
After six years in the Navy, Charles Viajar was astonished when he returned to the Bay Area earlier this year and discovered how much prices had shot up.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Student fossil-fuel divestment movement persists
The student campaign to press colleges and universities to divest from fossil fuels is entering a new phase, now that administrators at several top schools have said no.
Asbury Park Press
Learn to say 'No,' tactfully, to avoid getting burned out
The holidays are right around the corner, year-end reports are due, co-workers are asking you to cover for them on vacation and the boss wants everything done yesterday.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Palo Alto Weekly
The Panacciones' living room features many natural materials and textures -- from the burlap-wrapped Christmas balls to the driftwood PEACE plaque above the grapevine garland over the fireplace mantel.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Fresno Bee
Sneak previews: JC regional soccer, volleyball matches
Fresno City College's Jenna Thomason, shown in a photo from the 2012 season, ranks among the top 15 goal scorers in the state this year.
Mountain View Voice
Holiday Fund: Your chance to help those in need
Thanks to our partner, the Silicon Valley Community Foundation, 100 percent of Holiday Fund contributions go to agencies serving those in need.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Palo Alto Weekly
'Old fossils,' young dinosaurs still gather after 30 years
Triceratops members in 1986 on a bike ride, from left to right: Eric Colton , Jim Colton, John Joynt Jr., Erik Merilo, Brad Colton, John Joynt, Tom Joynt, Mary Jo Colton, Manfred Sedello, Mati Merilo, Phillip Sedello, Aleks Merilo, Kristi Anne Merilo and Kathy Merilo.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Mountain View Voice
Celebrating the season
The young singers of the Ragazzi Boys Chorus perform their holiday concert, "A Cheerful Noise," in Palo Alto on Dec. 7. Photo by Curtis Finger.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Power Outage in Los Altos Hills
Some Los Altos Hills residents have been without power all evening and the latest word from PG&E is that electricity will not be restored until about 4:30 Friday morning.
lifecycles | b'nai mitzvah
Zachary Baumgarten Son of Hali Weiss and David Baumgarten, Saturday, Nov. 23 at Congregation Beth Am in Los Altos Hills.
The Sunnyvale Sun
Sunnyvale joins amicus brief case challenging Lehigh's vested mining rights
The Midpeninsula Regional Open Space District has spent the last few months rallying support for a legal appeal challenging a February 2011 decision by the Santa Clara County Board of Supervisors that Lehigh Cement has vested rights to mine on approximately 13 of 19 parcels at the cement facility and quarry located just outside Cupertino in ... (more)
Just say 'No,' tactfully, to avoid office burnout
The holidays are right around and the corner, year-end reports are due, co-workers are asking you to cover for them on vacation and the boss wants everything done yesterday.
BALLET & BOOKS: Ballet San Jose Nutcracker & Linden Tree
Please come and shop to support our wonderful downtown bookstore with 10% of the purchase profits going to Ballet San Jose.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Los Altos Town Crier
Los Altos High duo collaborates to raise money for EP
Ellie Van Houtte/Town Crier Best friends and Los Altos High students Zach Gospe, from left, and Riley Soward created a Kickstarter campaign to raise money to record Gospe's EP.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Man Killed in I-280 Crash Sunday Afternoon
The driver killed in an accident on Interstate 280 near Los Altos Hills Sunday afternoon was a 53-year old Hispanic man.