San Jose

  • Rosalinda Rocha, a sixth grade teacher at an Alpha Public School. Photo Credit: Alpha Public Schools


    Now in its second year, mentor-based preparation program combats hiring challenges  EAST SAN JOSÉ, Calif. – While most schools across California are struggling to find enough teachers, an Alpha Public Schools initiative to get more highly effective educators leading San José classrooms, Project 408, more than doubled in size....
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    ¡Vamos a Gozar!

    Game of Thrones Live Concert Experience featuring Ramin Djawadi Wednesday, March 29, 2017 / 8:00 PM SAP Center at San Jose 525 W Santa Clara St, San Jose, CA 95113 Info: Ticketmaster...
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    Earthquakes Goalkeeper David Bingham Added to USMNT Roster for World Cup Qualifiers

    USA vs. Honduras to play at Avaya Stadium on March 24 SAN JOSE, Calif. – San Jose Earthquakes goalkeeper David Bingham has been added to the United States Men’s National Team roster for the upcoming FIFA World Cup qualifiers. The USMNT will take on Honduras at Avaya Stadium in...
  • Stephen Diaz (Rudolpho) and Darcy Stewart (Mrs. Wormwood) in “Matilda the Musical” Photo Credit: ©2016, Joan Marcus

    A Look at “Matilda”

    Actor Stephen Diaz gives us some lessons about his work on “Matilda the Musical” Arturo Hilario El Observador For some, memories of childhood are coming to the Broadway San Jose from March 8-12. But it might not be all fun and games. Stephen Diaz recently explored the ins and...
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    Calendar 2/24

    Roald Dahl’s Willy Wonka Friday February 24, 2017 / All Day Montgomery Theater 271 S Market St San Jose, CA $15 – $20 Disney on Ice – Worlds of Enchantment Friday February 24, 2017 / All Day SAP Center 525 W Santa Clara St San Jose, CA Various Prices...
  • On February 11th, 2016 Mayor Sam Liccardo unveiled plans for protection for immigrants,
beautifying the city and an appeal to all residents to pitch in a the 3rd State of the City Address.
Photo Credit: Office of Mayor Sam Liccardo

    Mayor Liccardo Unveils San Jose’s “Tale of One City”

    Mayor highlights city’s progress in restoring services and enhancing public safety, and outlines plans around Youth, Sustainability, Service and Beautification initiatives  San Jose, Calif. – Mayor Sam Liccardo unveiled a “Tale of One City” during his 3rd State of the City address on Saturday February 11th, showcasing how San Jose has...
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    Hilltoppers Academy School Brings World Games to the Bay Area

    San Jose – Hilltoppers Academy School of Excellence– was created to provide a creative experiences and take center stage to a positive alternative for children. The organization says they understand that they are the future generation of County of Santa Clara.  By providing a unique and enriching program, they...
  • Mayors of Berkeley, Oakland, San Francisco and San Jose made joint statements regarding the future of sanctuary cities in the Bay Area. Photo Credit: Pixabay

    Bay Area Mayors Respond Collectively to Trump Administration Immigration Policy

    On Wednesday January 25th the mayors of the Bay Area’s three largest cities, Oakland, San Francisco and San Jose, and the City of Berkeley spoke out against President Trump’s executive order on immigration. They reaffirmed their commitment to working together to address the many challenges the region faces from...
  • The Women's March, a day after President Trump's inauguration, channeled people's hope's worries, and strength to defend their rights. All Photos: Gabriel Nuanez

    “Women’s March” Brings Thousands to San Jose

    Along with millions of others across the country and around the world, support surged for a historic movement of progress and equal rights   Gabriel Nuanez, Arturo Hilario Special to El Observador One day after the Inauguration of President Donald J. Trump, thousands joined together in front of San...