Jun 12, 2024

Memories Arise Before This Week’s Fountain Blues Festival

Silicon Alleys columnist Gary Singh remembers the Scheller House and its significance to the history of San Jose’s celebration of the blues.
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Man and woman in front of the water
May 15, 2024

Old-School Advocates Preserve California Cannabis History

A few activists decided to address widespread ignorance of cannabis history, especially among those working in the legal industry.
Photo of crowded shelves in a retail store
May 15, 2024

Hunt and Peck: A Zen Meditation on One Hand Typing

Silicon Alleys columnist Gary Singh finds a silver lining in a hand injury, mixing Eastern mysticism and Western suburbia at Thien Thanh.
Young kids playing rock instruments on a stage
May 8, 2024

School of Rock Students Take Over San Jose’s SoFA District

Adult students will play May 18 at Mama Kin. The next day, youths will be at SJZ Break Room and San Jose Stage Company.
Looking down on a concert space from above in a circular building
May 1, 2024

SJSU Composers Take Over San Jose’s City Hall

Listeners roamed the Rotunda while musicians played new compositions by San Jose State University professors Pablo Furman and Christopher Luna-Mega.
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Apr 24, 2024

Getting Lit, Thanks to SJSU’s Center for Literary Arts

Just this last academic year, Pulitzer Prize winners, urban music critics, poets and the inimitable Joy Williams in dark sunglasses visited San Jose.
Historical black-and-white photo of South First Street
Apr 17, 2024

Past and Present: Two Annual Events Return to SoFA District

From a French Catholic saint to Kurt Cobain, the ghosts of 417 S. First Street will haunt and bless events in the SoFA District.

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