By Anne Gelhaus | Bay Area News Group July 6, 2018 at 12:13 pm Special Events Sunnyvale Farmers Market: Enjoy fresh fruits, vegetables and arts and crafts from local growers and artisans. Saturdays, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Murphy and Washington avenues, Sunnyvale. Urbanvillageonline.com/markets/Sunnyvale. Seniors Sunnyvale Senior Center: The center offers a variety of services and activities, billiards room, fitness center, table games, trips, classes and lunches every weekday. 550 E. Remington Drive, Sunnyvale. 408-730-7360, Sunnyvale.ca.gov. Senior Nutrition Program: Hot meals served along with camaraderie. Must be age 60 or older and a resident of Santa Clara County. Monday-Friday, live dance music at 9:30 a.m., lunch at 11 a.m. First United Methodist Church, 535 Old San Francisco Road, Sunnyvale. Sunnyvaleumc.org/mission/seniornutrition.html. Family/Youth KCI Summer Camp: Silicon Valley middle and high school students age 11-16 can explore the latest technologies in virtual reality, 3D … [Read more...] about Cupertino, Sunnyvale Calendar of Events for the week of July 6
By Kellie Ann Benz | [email protected] | Bay Area News Group June 27, 2018 at 9:15 am Housing lessons Interested in accessory dwelling units? The Housing Trust of Silicon Valley is collecting names for homeowners interested in learning more about ADUs. They will convene a focus group this month to help develop loan program parameters and will hold at least one ADU workshop per quarter. Add your name to the list at: housingtrustsv.org/programs/accessory-dwelling-unit-adu-program. New members The Assistance League of Los Gatos-Saratoga has named Susan Levin from Sunnyvale to its board. Last year the Los Gatos-Saratoga Chapter provided programs for over 3,500 students living at or below the poverty line in the area with warm jackets, new shoes, and books to take home and keep, partial scholarships to Science Camp, dictionaries, and one-on-one tutoring for students lagging behind their peers. Visit: allgs.org. Members and donors welcome. Census walkers Sunnyvale’s city … [Read more...] about Sunnyvale Community Briefs: Want to learn about accessory dwelling units?
By Staff Reports | Bay Area News Group June 25, 2018 at 12:03 pm Around 8 p.m. on June 14, A Milpitas police officer witnessed a white, Ford Econoline van traveling on Marylinn Drive near North Abel Street. The 2000 car was reported to the Sunnyvale Department of Public Safety as stolen on June 10. After following the van onto South Main Street, the officer waited for additional officers before they conducted a high-risk stop. The driver, Joseph Gaballah, 40, of San Jose, was determined to have an active arrest warrant from the San Jose Police Department for possession of a controlled substance, being under the influence of a controlled substance, and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was arrested at the stop and booked into the Santa Clara County Jail for suspicion of automobile theft, possession of stolen property, driving with a suspended license, and for the active warrant. … [Read more...] about Sunnyvale stolen car found in Milpitas, San Jose driver arrested
By Mark Gomez | [email protected] | Bay Area News Group PUBLISHED: June 20, 2018 at 7:37 am | UPDATED: June 20, 2018 at 7:54 am SUNNYVALE — A male motorcyclist was killed Tuesday night when he lost control of a Yamaha on southbound Highway 101, was ejected from the bike and hit by a car, according to the California Highway Patrol. At about 8:38 p.m., the motorcyclist got onto 101 from Mathilda Avenue and, for reasons that remain unclear, lost control of the blue Yamaha motorcycle, according to CHP Officer Ross Lee. The rider was ejected from the bike and was hit by a Toyota Camry. The man was taken to a hospital and was pronounced dead. … [Read more...] about Motorcyclist killed in crash on Highway 101 in Sunnyvale
By Bay Area News Group | June 18, 2018 at 8:11 am Because mosquitoes carrying the West Nile virus have been found in the area, some neighborhoods in Sunnyvale and Santa Clara will be sprayed with pesticide on Tuesday to eradicate the insects. The fogging conducted by the Santa Clara County Vector Control District is scheduled to start at 11 p.m. Tuesday and last until about 2 a.m. Wednesday. The chemical will be sprayed from trucks in the area shown on the map above. It covers portions of the ZIP codes 94085, 94086, 94087 and 95051. Residents who wish to minimize exposure, including to pets, should stay inside and close the windows during the spraying. On Friday, the California Department of Public Health announced the year’s first confirmed illnesses due to West Nile virus. The four incidences were in Kern, Los Angeles and Riverside counties. People with questions about West Nile virus or the fogging can contact the district staff from 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday … [Read more...] about Map: Mosquito fogging Tuesday in Sunnyvale, Santa Clara