History of the Awards In 1972, Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis, U.S. Senator Robert Taft, Jr. and Sam Beard founded the American Institute for Public Service, a 501c3 public foundation, to establish a Nobel Prize for public […]
This weekend the city of Sunnyvale is celebrating its transformation from a small agricultural town to a Silicon Valley high-tech city with more than 130,000 residents with 100 years of history.
A company that made news last year when it announced designs to build a fully-functioning startup community 12 miles off of Half Moon Bay returned to San Jose Monday in hopes of finding funding for a scaled-down plan.
Crime and violence are words that have become synonymous with the city of Oakland, but the police chief said that he is working to change that by asking the community to help police.
The San Jose City Council is expected to approve a recommendation Tuesday by the mayor to open new libraries. The suggestion would target libraries that have already been built, but have been shuttered because of budget cuts.
Mi Pueblo awarded 35 employees with hundreds of thousands of dollars in scholarships .
This holiday season, calls to “shop locally” have been heeded by Bay Area shoppers. Many small retailers are seeing a boost in business.
BART police officers are expected to participate in a community cleanup day and attend a block party in Oakland’s Fruitvale District Saturday.
Teray Frederick has transformed her Hayward home into a headquarters for giving. As her two daughters neared adulthood, she made a new commitment to serve her community.
A display by a police Special Weapons and Tactics team at a community event in Santa Rosa has prompted criticism and discussion over the appropriateness of allowing children to handle guns.