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  • YA Friday: May 2019 Monthly Wrap-UpYA Friday white text on pink background logo

    Take a look at some of our favorite books released this month.
    Posted by: Megan Maloy on Friday, May 31, 2019 - 9:00 AM | Comments: 0
  • Romances of the Month: May 2019Romances of the Month

    Welcome to Romances of the Month! This is a monthly blog that offers a round-up of a couple of romance books that I've read for the month, and where I will also share my reviews of each book!
    Posted by: Marian Nguyen on Thursday, May 30, 2019 - 10:00 AM | Comments: 2
  • Looking Back: 1960's Hippie Era Import ShopsImage: Close up of Paramount Imports signage. Photo ©Ralph M. Pearce

    I was driving down Meridian Avenue the other day, and noticed a large development near Saddle Rack Street.  Suddenly an alarm went off in my head and I thought, “Did they just tear down Paramount Imports?”  I circled back around and to my relief the old import store was still standing. 
    Posted by: Ralph Pearce on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 9:00 AM | Comments: 2
  • Take a Hike (with the Kids)Hiking with Kids

    Summer is quickly approaching, and warmer weather is within our reach. With schools wrapping up in the next few weeks, why not plan some outdoor adventures to take advantage of the longer days ahead. In the months ahead, we'll be featuring more posts on discovering and making use of the trails and nature features in and around San José. Why Go Outside? Image: Alviso Marina County Park ©Nari Ferderer
    Posted by: Nari Ferderer on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 - 9:00 AM | Comments: 0
  • May: Books I've Read Recently: Graphic Novel Editionbooks on a light pink background

    "Books I've Read Recently" is a series where I, Penelope Gomez, will do a monthly wrap up of the books I've read throughout the past month. In this series I will give a brief synopsis of the story and then give the book a rating of :
    Posted by: Penelope Gomez on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 - 8:21 AM | Comments: 0