Festivals are in chronological order with restaurant events at the end. OKTOBERFESTS. Oktoberfest Redwood City: Saturday, Sept. 10, and Sunday, Sept. 11. A huge Oktoberfest tent has been set up in Courthouse Square for all the dancing, yodeling, eating, beer stein-holding contests and more. Entertainment by Alpiners USA and Golden Gate Bavarian Club. Afternoon and evening sessions Sept. 10, one afternoon session Sept. 11. Admission, $18-$20; www.redwoodcity.org/oktoberfest. Jack Rose Libation House Oktoberfest: Saturday, Sept. 10. Hofbrau beer on tap, German food for sale in the outdoor beer garden, music by the Gruber Family Band. 4 to 9 p.m. Admission: $10 for ages 21 and over; $5 for ages 13-20; free for kids. 18840 Los Gatos-Saratoga Road, Los Gatos. www.jackrosebar.com.
Dog Day Mornings: Dogs romp and play off-leash in a supervised atmosphere every Saturday morning, (through Dec, 13) rain or shine, All dogs must be current on their vaccinations, have attended a basic obedience class and all dogs six months and older must be altered, Two sessions: 9:30-10:30 robin's egg blue leather ballet shoes - full sole (or split sole) - adult sizes a.m, for dogs all shapes and sizes, 10:30-11:30 a.m, for small dogs only, Peninsula Humane Society, 12 Airport Blvd., San Mateo, 650-340.-7022, ext, 184, www.bringfido.com/event/11508, Sonoma Humane Society Mobile Adoptions: Meet cats and dogs available for adoption, 11 a.m.-4 p.m, Sept, 19-21, Sonoma County Fairgrounds, 1350 Bennett Valley Road, Santa Rosa, 707-545-4200, www.sonomacountyfair.com..
Silicon Valley tech firms pay their interns more than any other sector in the U.S., according to a top 25 list of 2014 intern pay by online career website Glassdoor. Palantir Technologies, a Palo Alto-based cybersecurity firm, topped the list with $7,012 average monthly base pay. Also on the list: Twitter, Linkedin, Facebook, eBay, Google and Apple, all of which pay more than $5,000 a month, or $60,000 annually if these were full-time jobs. And that’s not counting the perks, which at Facebook include housing.
Heritage Theater is located at 1 W, Campbell Ave., Campbell, Tickets go on sale Sept, 9 at cityofcampbell.com/603/Blues-Brothers, Choreographed by Cuban choreographer and dancer Alicia Alonso, the ballet about a young peasant girl who dies of a broken heart and then is summoned from the grave comes on the heels of the historic reopening of relations between the United States and Cuba after more than 50 years, Alonso first danced the title role in 1945 in Havana and has adapted the choreography of the classic ballet, Now she has handpicked Jose Manuel Carreño, Silicon Valley Ballet’s artistic director, robin's egg blue leather ballet shoes - full sole (or split sole) - adult sizes to dance in select performances..
Students at historically black colleges and universities with progressive backgrounds are finding their votes challenged and new barriers instituted to make voting more difficult. Where’s the outrage? Where’s the mainstream media’s attention and scrutiny?. Ironically, it’s been 50 years since the march on Washington by Martin Luther King Jr. and tens of thousands of Americans demanding equal rights, including the right to vote. Many people have bled and died to fight for and protect the right to vote. And now, once more, those rights are under full assault.