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Top Picks for Silicon Valley Beer Week 2016

Top Picks for Silicon Valley Beer Week 2016

The fourth annual Silicon Valley Beer Week kicks off July 22 with a whole new round of tap takeovers, release parties, beer pairings and other fun events featuring regional and local favorites. In the runup to this yearly celebration of suds, we’ve had beer on the brain. We took…

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Delicious, Authentic and Under-the-Radar Mexican Dishes in San Jose

Delicious, Authentic and Under-the-Radar Mexican Dishes in San Jose

Mexican cuisine is good for the soul, but many people limit their options to the basics: carne asada burritos, chicken quesadillas, fish tacos or simple enchiladas with a side of rice and beans. Mexican food is more than just the staples. Every one of Mexico’s…

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Lazy Man’s Guide to Barbecue Joints

Lazy Man’s Guide to Barbecue Joints

Summer traditions vary from person to person and family to family. But just like cold beers and trips to the beach, a smoking-hot barbecue is on everybody’s list of summer staples. Silicon Valley is home to some of the tastiest and most unique barbecue joints…

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Sharks Watch Spots

Sharks Watch Spots

With the Stanley cup is in full swing and the Sharks fighting for survival, it’s the patriotic duty of every San Jose native to don their black-and-teal jerseys and find a watering hole worthy of boisterous cheering. Though the local boys are trailing the Penguins…

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Silicon Valley Burgers that Don’t Suck

Silicon Valley Burgers that Don’t Suck

Onions, pickles, tomato… Not long ago, these items and a few more were the only garnishes people dared to place atop their ground beef patties. But of late, hamburger makers have been pushing the envelope on this all-American, meat and cheese sandwich. Rare, high-end ingredients—previously…

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Memorial Day Guide

Memorial Day Guide

Memorial Day is a time to reflect upon those who gave up their lives in service to our country. And what better way to commemorate the sacrifices of our fallen brothers and sisters than getting together with friends and family over good food. In order…

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4th of July Fireworks and Celebrations

4th of July Fireworks and Celebrations

The 4th of July is upon us, and that means BBQ, fireworks and live music to entertain the whole family. Here’s a selection of some of the best events in the South Bay and beyond. Find more events with the SanJose.com calendar.

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Silicon Valley Coffee Shops

Silicon Valley Coffee Shops

In the bad old days, most of the coffee consumed in the U.S. was of the instant variety and the only items people augmented their brew with were cream and sugar. We’ve come a long way since those dark times. Nowadays, there is a java…

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Silicon Valley’s Coolest Summer Camps

Silicon Valley’s Coolest Summer Camps

Summer plans for children and teens can be tough. However, several Silicon Valley summer camps give parents a variety of options. Whether the child is interested in music, outdoor adventures, dance, technology or crafts, this Summer can be filled with activities. Find more activities with…

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Guide to Celebrating National Bike Month

Guide to Celebrating National Bike Month

May is National Bike Month—a time when cycling enthusiasts all over the country organize events designed the champion the use of their favorite mode of transportation. Case in point: National Bike to Work Week is slated to be held May 16-20. The week culminates in…

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