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Meet Attorney David Cross

Q: When did you decide to be an Attorney and why Estate Planning?DC: I decided to pursue a career in law while I was in college. I’ve always had an interest in solving problems and helping people deal with and solve their own problems, which is basically what an attorney does. A person hires an attorney because they have a compl..

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Mall of America

Hello Everyone, Just recently over the Thanksgiving Holiday weekend my wife and I visited friends in Minneapolis Minnesota.  The good news it didn’t snow … the bad news, it was downright cold.  However, it was very warm inside the largest mall in the country, the Mall of America located in Bloomington, Minnesota just 10 miles fr..

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Meet Robin Adelman, Director of Early Learning

Shir Hadash Early Childhood Center
Congregation Shir Hadash 20 Cherry Blossom Lane
Los Gatos, CA 95032http://shecc.org/ Q: Do you offer tours of your school for prospective students?RA: We encourage all prospective parents to visit the school. Parents may visit on our scheduled Open House day on a Sunday afternoon in January or..

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Meet Linda Paz, Director Emerson School

2800 West Bayshore Rd Palo Alto, CA 94303 http://www.headsup.org/emerson-school/Q: Are perspective students allowed to meet with enrolled students or can they observe a class or activities?LP: Once parents or families have toured our school, those interested in applying are invited to have their child(ren) spend three full days ..

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Stampeding Bull Market May Slow Down … So Be Prepared

As you know, we’ve been enjoying a long period of steadily rising stock prices. Of course, this bull market won’t last forever – and when it does start losing steam, you, as an investor, need to be prepared. Before we look at how you can ready yourself for a new phase in the investment environment, let’s consider some facts abou..

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Wings for All® at Silicon Valley’s Airport - Simulating the Air Travel Experien..

San Jose, Calif.  City of San Jose Councilmember Raul Peralez (District 3), Mineta San Jose International Airport (SJC) and airport partners welcomed The Arc of the US, The Arc of Alameda County and Parents Helping Parents today to hold a Wings for All® training for some 50 people with autism and other intellectual/developmental..

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San Francisco to Open the City’s First Bike Park

McLaren Bike Park Opens After $1.1 Million Construction SAN FRANCSICO – The San Francisco Recreation and Park Department announced today the opening of the McLaren Bike Park in McLaren Park, the first Bicycle Motocross (BMX) and Mountain Biking Park in San Francisco.  Designed by Alpine Bike Parks, the $1,131,921 project feature..

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Align Technology Introduces a New Brand Identity for the iTero(R) Scanning Syste..

Align Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ: ALGN) introduced a new global brand identity for the company's leading iTero® scanning system and innovative tools at the recent bi-annual Invisalign GP Summit customer event. The introduction of a new, vibrant brand identity for the iTero scanner reflects its critical and central role in digital ..

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Minneapolis / St. Paul Airport

Order, Eat & Go! I recently returned from a business trip … while at the Minneapolis-St. Paul airport I thought I’d grab a bite to eat since I had a few hours.  After making my way to the restaurants in Concourse G I noticed that you can order food and drink from tablets.  How cool is that?  Every seat and every bar space you ca..

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Is Your Job Next?

Let’s go back in time a bit when I first started writing this article. About a year ago, I was in line at Starbucks and struck up a great conversation with a first-year college student.  He was attending San Jose City College taking general courses.  He shared with me some of the pain his family went through during the Great Rec..

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Barracuda Launch Cuda Cares Program

The Barracuda raised and donated $235,000 for various local and charitable organizations in 2016-17 The San Jose Barracuda (@SJBarracuda), proud American Hockey League (@TheAHL) affiliate of the San Jose Sharks (@SanJoseSharks), have announced the launching of the official charitable arm of the team, Cuda Cares. Over the first t..

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Southwest Airlines to Announce New Nonstop Destinations from Silicon Valley’s Ai..

San José Mayor Sam Liccardo and Southwest Airlines’ Vice President and Controller Leah Koontz will join SJC Interim Director of Aviation John Aitken to share details of new nonstop routes for Mineta San José International Airport (SJC). Southwest, which serves the largest number of passengers at SJC, currently offers up to 76 de..

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The Sharks Foundation is a Power Forward

As busy as the San Jose Sharks are on the ice, the Sharks Foundation is equally as active in the community throughout the season with a variety of fundraisers and programs targeted at impacting youth and families in need in the Bay Area. By the end of the 2015-16 season, the Foundation donated a franchise-record $1.5 million in..

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Five Tips for Women Business Owners

Women are an integral part of the workforce, but they have had to overcome many obstacles along the way. Of course, challenges still remain, but women’s success in the working world is worth commemorating – which will happen on American Business Women’s Day Sept. 22. Are you a woman considering “setting up shop” on your own?  If..

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India: The Golden Triangle Tour

Hello Everyone, I wanted to share some highlights from our recent trip to the exciting country of India.  As we looked at some tour options with timing, it seemed that British Airways would provide us with the best schedule to get there.  It was a no brainer to fly Business Class … total flight time would be around 20 hours.We w..

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Meet Jon Barron, Agent State Farm Insurance

SVL:  What are the benefits of combining auto, home and life insurance?JB:  By combining homeowner’s, auto, and life insurance, you get the multi-line discounts, and you have the benefit of one single company handling all the policies.  In addition, by protecting your mortgage for your loved ones, should you pass away, you are e..

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