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About Heart of the Valley, SERVICES FOR SENIORS, Inc. in Santa Clara

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When people think of vulnerable populations, they typically think of children and animals. However, another type of person who needs a helping hand sometimes, too, is our seniors. These people are full of life, but as we age, life gets a little more challenging to live. Heart of the Valley, SERVICES FOR SENIORS, Inc. is a non-profit organization determined to make a difference in the life of our older citizens by advocating and supporting independent living for seniors.

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What's So Great About Ford Co-Pilot360?

2020 Ford Explorer Co-Pilot360  

For safety-conscious drivers, the Ford Co-Pilot360 suite of safety aids is an essential companion on any ride. The Co-Pilot360 package offers the most advanced suite of driver-assist amenities available. The comprehensive package is found standard on some Ford vehicles, while it's available as an add-on amenity for others. Either way, it includes the same basic set of forward-thinking technology to help keep the driver and occupants safe and protected from harm potentially caused by a number of road hazards.

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Bring out the Brisket! The Silicon Valley BBQ Championships Return to Santa Clara

Silicon Valley BBQ Championships

If you and your family enjoyed your time at last year’s Silicon Valley BBQ Championships, be sure to mark your calendars once again, as this fun and delicious event is back in Santa Clara on Friday, June 23 and Saturday, June 24.

“The SVBBQ Championships event is sanctioned by the Kansas City Barbecue Society (KCBS) as the 2nd largest Championship on the West Coast! Join us as we return for the 6th year and…

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'Noodle Cook-Off' Celebrates Asian-Pacific American Heritage This May

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The Santa Clara Culture Commission and Whole Foods Market are partnering together to present an exciting, new event to the community: “The Noodle Cook-Off.”

Held on Saturday, May 20, 2017, the Noodle Cook-Off is sure to be a fun afternoon filled with delicious food, various local vendors, prizes, activities for the kids and live entertainment. This event is in honor of Asian-Pacific American Heritage Month and will see several teams compete to produce the best…

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Don't Miss Santa Clara's Annual Easter Egg Hunt on Saturday, April 15

Easter Egg Hunt

Parents, mark your calendars! Santa Clara’s annual Easter Egg Hunt and Easter Pool-Ooza is right around the corner, and you don’t want to miss this popular local event that both parents and kids love.

The event will be at Santa Clara’s Central Park, with the hunt kicking off at 10 a.m. After that, kids will able to head over to the International Swim Center on Patricia Drive to take part in…

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Popular 'Heart & Soles' Run Moves to Santa Clara March 25

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The 4th annual Heart & Soles Run is back in the San Jose area; however, this time, the popular run will be hosted right here in Santa Clara!

As one of the most beloved local events in the area, the Heart & Soles Run benefits local organizations which look to provide not only healthy foods to area kids, but also healthy activities to get them involved more in regular play and exercise.

Organizations benefiting from this year…

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76th Annual Camellia Show, a Santa Clara Favorite, Returns Feb. 25

The Santa Clara Camellia Show returns for its 76th year, continuing its place as one of the most popular local events for nearly a century.

A free event open to folks around the San Francisco area, the Camellia Show is presented by the Santa Clara Parks & Recreation Department and the Camellia Society, and features hundreds of gorgeous blossoms and blooms of this stunning flower.

Nature lovers are sure to find this event mesmerizing, with Camellias…

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Driving Tips for Traveling Around San Francisco

San Francisco Driving

San Francisco, as well as other parts of the Bay Area, can be a bit difficult to get around in, thanks to one-way streets and those infamously steep roadways. To help our customers better navigate the sometimes frustrating aspects of San Francisco driving, we’ve put together some tips for you to live by.

  • Remember that public vehicles, especially trains and streetcars, have the right-of-way. Even if you have a green light, don’t be the person that pulls out in front of an oncoming city bus, even if they are in the wrong.
  • Keep at a steady speed on…
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Homeowners! Silicon Valley Home Show is Coming to Santa Clara Jan. 20

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If you’ve been considering a new home redesign or finally getting to that DIY project you saw on Pinterest, then the Silicon Valley Home Show is the Santa Clara event for you!

Featuring a host of excellent exhibitors, the show will help you and your family create the home and lawn you‘ve always dreamed of. Exhibitors at this year’s show will cover tons of different areas that homeowners care about, including home remodeling, plumbing, landscaping, basement systems, custom woodworking, fences, awnings, insulation, flooring, solar and more!

On top of that, guests will be able to see some…

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Take Part in This Year's Santa Run Silicon Valley

If you’ve been looking for a fun and exciting holiday event in the San Jose area, join the Santa Run Silicon Valley!

Benefiting Christmas in the Park and Downtown Ice, the Santa Run is a great way to celebrate the season, while helping out a great cause. The Santa Run is a 5K Run/Walk that the whole family can participate in.

Dress up as your favorite holiday character or ornament, like Mrs. Clause…

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