Saratoga’s Got Talent: An opportunity for all Saratogans to share their talent and have a good time. Live musical performances, dance, karaoke, stand-up comedy and more–just about anything goes. Kids perform the first hour, and adults after. Every month has a different theme, anchored by a Saratoga High School team. Third Friday of each month, 7-10:30 p.m. Blue Rock Shoot, 14523 Big Basin Way, Saratoga. Check for event updates at facebook.com/ValleyTalent or subscribe to the email group, groups.google.com/group/ValleyTalent. saratogatalent.com.
The Garcias grew up in the Fruitvale district, He remembers back in the 1950s and ’60s when the Ghost Ship was the “Dairy Rich” milk processing plant, Garcia said he and his buddies “were rascals in the neighborhood.” They’d ride their Stingray bikes to the dairy, sneak in purple gold bridal shoes, gold ballet shoes, embellished wedding shoes, embroidered juttis, indian wedding shoes/ juttis/mojaris at night and wander through the rows of parked milk trucks, The warehouse never had a real staircase, Instead, a conveyor belt carried empty milk cans to the loft upstairs, They rode up and slid down, Industry left the neighborhood long ago, he said, but the job he had as a teenager delivering appliances at Reed Supply on Fruitvale Avenue became his career when he and his brother, Rick, bought the business 42 years ago, His shop has barely changed, but the neighborhood around it has..
“Mario + Rabbids” lets players experiment and fail while giving them a chance to recover. The flexibility of the combat and progression systems bolsters that. The game rewards those who can squeeze every bit of damage from a turn through dashes and special abilities. These refinements move the genre forward, but the concept of combo attacks separates “Mario + Rabbids” from its peers. Team chemistry is important because there are powers and weapons that complement each other. Mario has an ability called Hero Sight that lets him counterattack foes if they move within range. Players can activate it and force enemies to move by using Rabbid Mario’s Magnet Dance or a blast from Peach’s fire-based boomshot.
The egg and candy hunt will begin after the singing of the National Anthem at 10:30 a.m, Parents and guardians are asked to bring a bag or basket for their children, There will be a secure, fenced area for children ages 1 to 4 where they can play with bunnies and collect eggs, Other festivities will include face, nail and crazy hair painting, baton dance demonstrations from Valley Baton Club, a craft project with Home Depot, purple gold bridal shoes, gold ballet shoes, embellished wedding shoes, embroidered juttis, indian wedding shoes/ juttis/mojaris five jump houses and a DJ, Children will also be able to get photos taken with the Easter Bunny..
Sharon Childs has an unbridled zest for life, her community and Christmas that make her an ideal choice to be grand marshal of the 60th annual Los Gatos Children’s Christmas and Holidays Parade. The parade is Dec. 3 at 11 a.m. and Childs will be one of the first people spectators see, surrounded by her family and waving to well-wishers. Family is always top of mind, but Childs is also exuberant about the Los Gatos community that celebrates her favorite time of year with a Town Tree Lighting ceremony and a parade. Tree lighting festivities start at 5:45 p.m. on Dec. 2 at Town Plaza Park, and Santa arrives promptly at 6:01 p.m.