Dr. Michael Furlong started the Gift of Sight program from his San Jose office in 2002. Each year, he gives about ten people in need a free life-changing eye procedure.
San Jose is trying to expand its investment in solar energy, with a proposal to put solar panels on more than two dozen city owned buildings, a project that fits in nicely with the city’s green goals.
Thousands of people looking for health services made their way to the Oakland Coliseum for a free four-day health clinic.
The Topeka Zoo will send an 8-year-old hippo who recently fathered a baby to San Francisco.