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Holy Cannoli
Nov 23, 2022

The Silicon Valley Gift Guide

In Northern California’s most populous county, shopping experiences abound. The entire spectrum of the retail experience can be found here. In addition to Northern California’s...
Lauren Gutierrez
Nov 23, 2022

Silicon Valley Organizations Promote Locally Crafted Holiday Gifts

Silicon Valley is home to Y Combinator, the world’s first startup accelerator, and many of its success stories—DoorDash, Dropbox, Quora—are based in the Bay...
Kelly Akashi
Aug 24, 2022

Fall Art Line-up 2022

Art shows, chamber music, club events, concerts, dramatic productions, musical comedies, stand-up acts, symphonic extravaganzas and even some world premieres—it’s all coming up on...
Montréal Girls.
Aug 10, 2022

A Taste of Cinequest’s Lineup

The visual feast prepared for the 2022 Cinequest is sheer gluttony—but what a glorious way to overindulge. Two hundred in-person screenings over 14 days,...
Jun 8, 2022

Where the Wild Bats Are

While waiting for the release of The Invisible Mammal, local residents can learn more about local bat species and how to support conservation efforts. Bats...
DJ Rick Lee
May 18, 2022

Summer Sampler

What’s different about the summer of 2022? For the first time since COVID entered the picture, all the harbingers of summer are here. Bands...
Mar 25, 2022

Former Metro Columnist Carlos deVillalvilla Passes at Age 61

In the mid-1980s, when Metro came into being, pre-redevelopment downtown San Jose was a far different world. Metro shared a wall with the Pussycat...

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