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- Roadshow: Will DMV add staff to accommodate immigrant influx?
published on Sun, 01 Feb 2015 08:33:14 GMT
Q I don't know the number of new test takers the DMV will need to handle the new state law AB 60 to allow immigrants to get driver's licenses, but it could be in the tens of thousands. Current offices won't be able to accommodate all these new people....
- Pizarro: The painting's on the wall in San Jose
published on Sat, 31 Jan 2015 21:04:51 GMT
They're everywhere -- often stunning, original pieces of art that are transforming blank walls from downtown San Jose to Willow Glen. But even more than that, the murals have provided a sense of place and community to many San Jose neighborhoods....
- Honoring the best painted utility boxes in San Jose
published on Sat, 31 Jan 2015 20:55:43 GMT
It is time -- well, long past time -- that this column sponsored a contest. More to the point, it's time that we celebrated something good about San Jose, our sprawling but unpretentious town....
- San Jose: Downtown College Prep, other schools, get 1-year reprieve from move
published on Fri, 30 Jan 2015 23:36:39 GMT
Though Downtown College Prep High School was granted a one-year reprieve to stay on The Alameda, San Jose Unified schools trustees decided the charter school will move to a site near San Jose High in 2016-17. Despite impassioned pleas from DCP students and supporters, the board kept with its plan to move several charter schools and programs after the next school year....
- Redwood City School Board permits KIPP and Rocketship charters to open on district campuses this fall
published on Fri, 30 Jan 2015 04:28:16 GMT
At its meeting Wednesday night, the board voted 5-0 to allow KIPP Excelencia Preparatory to operate at Kennedy Middle School and Rocketship Education to set up at both Taft and Hoover elementary schools. The board also allowed Connect Community Charter School to stay on the Fair Oaks Community School campus for a third year....
- talks & workshops
published on Thu, 29 Jan 2015 22:56:36 GMT
"Help with Your Family Tree: Brainstorming with the Mavens." Bring genealogy questions for one-on-one guidance with experienced genealogists....
- San Jose Wingstop Prepares for Busy Super Bowl Day
published on Sun, 01 Feb 2015 02:54:15 GMT
Sunday is also the Super Bowl of food service for those who sell chicken wings. NBC Bay Area's Marianne Favro reports from the Wingstop on Coleman Avenue in San Jose with more on the preparations....
- Do you know the way to San Jose?
published on Thu, 29 Jan 2015 03:18:36 GMT
For more information: The Tech Museum of Innovation, 201 South Market St., San Jose 95113, phone 294–8324, the tech.org; opens daily at 10 a.m., groups save up to 25 percent, IMAX films and special exhibits require a separate fee. Downtown San Jose Association, 28 North First Street No....
- Sports shorts: Los Gatos-Saratoga-Cupertino girls softball holds late registration
published on Thu, 29 Jan 2015 02:07:58 GMT
The Los Gatos-Saratoga-Cupertino Girls Fastpitch Softball recreation league is holding late registration. The season runs from early March to mid-May, with practices and pre-season clinics starting earlier....
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