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Tickets to San Jose Earthquakes vs. Dallas

Win tickets to San Jose Earthquakes vs. Dallas on September 17. Drawing September 12, 2022.


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$50 to Original Joe’s

Win a $50 gift certificate to Original Joe's in downtown San Jose. Drawing August 31, 2022.


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That’s Italian?

Eataly Silicon Valley advances Italian cuisine in the same way that Anna Maria Alberghetti and Mama Celeste did in the 1960s: An entire culture is reduced to an easily digestible package. Granted, Eataly’s approach is grander in scale and is …


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Summer Anti-Blockbusters

The two-year-long pandemic drought of new movies has blossomed into a bumper crop of indies in all flavors, shapes and sizes.  Genre is king once again, particularly horror and thrillers. As usual, there seems to be some inverse correlation between …


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San Jose on the Music Frontier

This week, yet another epic matrix of ghosts will haunt the downtown San Jose rock ‘n’ roll landscape, thanks to the 20th anniversary of Cactus Club’s closing as well as Saturday’s memorial for Scott Long of the Frontier Wives. No …


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Deja Carter Prepares New Album

“This tape is all fun. All fun and games,” says Deja Carter, the San Jose rapper who also goes by the nickname Bbyfce. ”It’s not really a true meaning to the whole thing, it’s just a summertime tape.” Carter was …


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Strength in Members

It was a hot June day in San Jose, a city still reeling after police had tear gassed and fired rubber bullets at peaceful protestors responding to the murder of George Floyd in Minneapolis a few days earlier. Social media …


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Brian McKnight in Saratoga

Legendary R&B vocalist Brian McKnight will be singing for the wine lovers of the Bay Area this Friday at Mountain Winery alongside Grammy-nominated singer Ruben Studdard. Studdard (who will be singing some of the work of Luther Vandross), reached his …


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Max Haymer Trio Perform at Tabard Theatre

Jazz piano aficionados are in for the treat of the summer this Wednesday with Max Haymer Trio’s appearance at the Tabard Theatre. The musician’s award-winning trio ranks among the most renowned ensembles on today’s jazz scene, adeptly deploying their classical …


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Comedy Duo Steve Martin and Martin Short at Stanford

As TV fans await the second season of Only Murders in the Building, now is a perfect time to enjoy some classic tunes from the show’s stars. This coming Thursday, legendary comedians Steve Martin and Martin Short return to Stanford …


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New Autonomous Underwater Vehicles Give Better Understanding of Ocean

Oceans cover most of the Earth, but ever since our prehistoric ancestors flopped onto land 375 million years ago, we’ve been a little out of touch—the vast majority of the sea remains unexplored.  It’s hard to protect something you know …


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Free Will Astrology

ARIES (March 21-April 19): Aries actor Marilu Henner has an unusual condition: hyperthymesia. She can remember in detail voluminous amounts of past events. For instance, she vividly recalls being at the Superdome in New Orleans on Sept. 15, 1978, where …