Silicon Valley Lifestyle

Dec. 19, 2017

Protecting Your Credit During the Holidays

With just six more shopping days until Christmas, everybody's in a mad rush to finish up their shopping. Credit cards come out, and the potential for fraud goes up. If you're in the market for a Silicon Valley home, the last thing you need is to have your ...

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Sept. 12, 2017

Silicon Valley Energy Upgrade California Program

We all want a more energy efficient home. Not only does this reduce energy costs, but it helps the environment as well. I wrote about how Silicon Valley Green Energy began offering 100% green energy to Silicon Valley homes earlier this summer. I also offered some simple yet effective energy ...

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July 25, 2017

Silicon Valley Beer Week 2017

Let the Discovery Channel have its Shark Week.  Beer enthusiasts have something else to celebrate: Silicon Valley Beer Week 2017.  It's going on now through Sunday, July 30th.  Silicon Valley Beer Week 2017 praises everything about our local craft beer culture, including food pairings, special events, demonstrations and, of ...

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July 12, 2017

2017 Los Altos Summer Concert Series

Ah, summertime in Silicon Valley.  The weatherman predicts sunny skies every day this week.  Perfect weather for a free concert in the park.  Luckily, the 2017 Los Altos Summer Concert Series is going on right now.

Every Thursday through August 3rd, the 2017 Los Altos Summer Concert Series brings a different local band to a Silicon Valley park for free musical entertainment.

2017 Los Altos Summer Concert Series

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Currently, we are halfway through the 2017 Los ...

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July 5, 2017

Sunnyvale Fights Climate Change in the Silicon Valley

At the beginning of June, President Trump announced that the US would withdraw from the Paris climate accord.  Within days, mayors of hundreds of cities around the country (including Silicon Valley communities) publicly decreed that they would continue to encourage local efforts to reduce greenhouse emissions.  Mayor Glenn Hendricks joined ...

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June 27, 2017

Silicon Valley Independence Day 2017 Festivities

When I say "4th of July", what comes to your mind?  Barbecue?  Parades?  Fireworks?  The Silicon Valley Independence Day 2017 festivities planned for next Tuesday includes all of this and more.  No matter which Silicon Valley community you find yourself in this 4th of July, family-friendly activities can be found ...

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June 20, 2017

Silicon Valley Homes Go 100% Green by July 2017

You recycle.  A visit to the farmer's market has become your destination of choice for your weekly grocery shopping.  You buy in bulk to reduce the amount of packaging you throw away.  Plastic bags have been replaced with reusable fabric shopping bags.  All this is great.  But what about ...

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May 30, 2017

AI Finds a Home in San Jose

The Silicon Valley has long been a high tech mecca.  Apple, Google, Facebook, HP and Tesla are just a handful of high tech companies that call the Silicon Valley home.  Part of high tech includes artificial intelligence (AI).  AI finds a home in the San Jose community of Silicon Valley ...

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May 22, 2017

San Jose Free Little Pantry Fights Food Insecurity in Silicon Valley

Third world countries and war torn regions aren't the only places you'll find starving people.  Even in a country as wealthy as the United States, millions of people struggle for a proper meal.  According to Feeding America, 42.2 million Americans live in what would be categorized as ...

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May 16, 2017

Sunnyvale Art and Wine Festival 2017: Toasting Talent

Creativity is life's blood in our Silicon Valley community.  It must be nurtured and celebrated.  Creativity comes in many forms: art, music, food, technology.  Come raise a glass and toast creativity at the Sunnyvale Art and Wine Festival 2017.

If you love music, art, food, beer, wine and fun, you'll find it all at the Sunnyvale Art and Wine Festival 2017 on June 3rd & 4th.What: Sunnyvale Art and Wine Festival 2017
Where: Washington ...

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