The best cowboy poet around can be found reciting and recording in Silicon Valley
Silicon Valley News
How Eddie Garcia, George Shirakawa's chief of staff, used his connections to get a seat on the East Side School District board
The Fly Reports on Silicon Valley News
VTA's new safety signage; Pat Waite's new best bud, and 'putting the strip in strip mall.'
Inspired at Overfelt
Style and Fashion in Silicon Valley
Ruffles make a comeback in new fashion lines
Move Review: 'Defiance'
Daniel Craig and Liev Shreiber go to war in Edward Zwick's new movie, 'Defiance'
Movie Review: 'Last Chance Harvey'
Dustin Hoffman and Emma Thompson get a second chance at love in 'Last Chance Harvey'
Movie Review: 'The Secrets'
Two students of cabala try to rescue a fallen woman in the new Israeli drama 'The Secrets, opening Jan. 16 at Camera 3 in San Jose
Movie News: Ricardo Montalban Remembered
Richard von Busack recalls the man who would be Khan and others who stars who have passed in 2009
DVD Review: 'Saw V'
The director's cut of latest installment looks like a last gasp for the franchise
DVD Review: 'Murnau, Borzage and Fox Box Set'
A 12-disc DVD package presents early silent and talkies features by directors F.W. Murnau and Frank Borzage
DVD Review: 'Supercop'
Jackie Chan fans will want to revisit his 1992 action romp with Michelle Yeoh and Maggie Chang, no on an extras-filled DVD
DVD Review: 'My Bloody Valentine'
Cult Leader says that the new DVD rerelease of horror classic does everything right
Music Profile: David Knight
Silicon Valley musician takes his newest inspiration from Malayasia
Classical Preview: 'The Poulenc Trio'
The San Jose Chamber Music Society hosts the jazz-inflected classical group for a Jan. 18 concert at Le Petit Trianon in San Jose
Restaurant Review: Flames offers American classics in San Jose
The new location of Flames chain brings solid breakfast food to San Jose
Restaurant News: Vietnamese pho defines Silicon Valley
Live Feed declares pho our official dish
The Wine Column: Cheap and Local
Stett Holbrook recommends reasonably priced wine choices from San Jose and Saratoga stores
Music Preview: Stanford University listens to the past
Reaction to the Record conference explores the earliest days of sound recordings
Classical Music Preview: Symphony Silicon Valley serves up a premiere
Genre-crossing composer David Amram debuts his new commissioned work
Book Review: 'Asian/American/Modern Art: Shifting Currents, 1900-1970'
Reviewed by Michael S. Gant
Book Review: 'Escape Artist: The Life and Films of John Sturges
Richard von Busack reviews Glenn Lovell's new biography of the director of 'The Magnificent Seven' and 'The Great Escape'
Dance Review: Margaret Wingrove Dance Company
A new work explores a young woman's thoughts about the early days of her parents
Letters to the Editor
January 14 - 20, 2009