Retro tech: Vintage Computer Festival West comes to Mountain View

When it comes to technology, is newer always better? At the Vintage Computer Festival West (part of the Vintage Computer Federation), it’s the early and old tech that’s in the spotlight, with the two-day event celebrating history of computing through expert speakers, demos, and a chance to buy and sell vintage equipment. Speaker highlights include […]

As bidding wars cool, is a Peninsula housing crash on the way?

As we roll through summer, many local families are finally getting away for their first vacation since March 2020. With fewer active buyers, the bidding war has cooled down quite a bit compared to the crazy spring, and the market seems to be back to its normal seasonality. The first half of 2021 was the […]

Pleasanton: City's affordable housing waitlist for seniors now open

Applications are now being accepted for one-bedroom units through Kottinger Gardens Phase 1 in Pleasanton. Through Aug. 27, applicants aged 62 years or older (either head of household, co-head, or spouse) that live or work in the city of Pleasanton are invited to apply for the affordable housing program. Credit, criminal and rental history will […]

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Take Us Along: Foothill cheerleaders' awards

The Foothill Falcons varsity and junior varsity cheerleading squads celebrate taking home multiple awards while competing on the amphitheater stage at California’s Great America last month while attending the 2021 United Spirit Association (USA) Spirit Cheer Showtime Camp at The Hyatt Regency Santa Clara. To submit your “Take Us Along” entry, email your photograph to […]