Santa Paws House Is Sheriff Smith’s Pet Project

Although Santa Claus is likely to always be the star of Christmas in the Park, he has competition this year.

Young cats on display at Santa Paws House.

Behind the windows of a trailer-turned-Victorian-parlor, cats, kittens, dogs and puppies — and an occasional rabbit – are on display and up for adoption.  The newest [...]

History San Jose Bringing the Past Into the Future With Tech Tools at the Adobe

Suppose the 216-year-old Peralta Adobe, San Jose’s oldest structure, was damaged in an earthquake. Could History San Jose, its caretaker, reconstruct it?

FARO Technologies’ Matt Daly sets up the Focus 3D Camera at the Peralta Adobe in Downtown San Jose.

The nonprofit is about to find out with a project called Capturing History San Jose, [...]

Memorial Honors Homeless Men and Women Who Died Last Year in Santa Clara County

Frances Herbert knew that her brother’s name would be among those read to remember the 39 homeless men and women who died last year in Santa Clara County. But when she heard it, it was still a shock.

Frances Herbert, at right, remembers her brother at memorial.

Andrew Todd Moe was just 23, the youngest [...]