Community News

Sonoma Chicken Meal Deal

September 30th, 2010

chicken-saladHello Palm Valley! Sonoma Chicken is a fast casual dining restaurant in San Jose.They specialize in American and Californian regional foods. The food comes out fast, but the dining experience is like sitting at your favorite 5 star restaurant complete with a decorated outdoor patio. However, there are no 5 star prices on this menu. This week try $50 worth of Sonoma Chicken for only $25, click here for this special meal deal.

Get Your Wag On

September 29th, 2010

Walking-DogsHello Palm Valley! Help raise money for local animal shelters by you and your dog participating in this weekend’s Walk and Wag fundraiser. For the past eight years, the Humane Society of Silicone Valley (HSSV) has been encouraging people and their dogs to walk and wag. This fundraiser benefits homeless animals and allows for more affordable veterinarian services for your animals such as doggy daycare, spay and neuter, vaccinations, a pet store and adoption center, and more. For more information on how you can help, click here.

Networking Opportunity

September 24th, 2010

Young-Boy-in-Business-SuitHello Palm Valley! Do you have your own business or are looking to start one. Successful Thinkers creates an environment where business owners can meet other business owners and aspiring business owners. Many of the business owners that will attend may have a service they can offer you, just like Successful Thinkers. If you want to know how to take your business to the next level, click here.

How To Grill Lobster Tail

September 22nd, 2010

Hello Palm Valley! Fall is officially here, but we still have plenty of warm days to grill in this beautiful warm weather. Lobster tail is one of my favorite seafood dishes. Chef Jason Hill easily demonstrates how you can make your own delicious lobster tail in the comfort of your apartment. More Recipes

Lobster Tail Recipe

2 (8 oz.) lobster tails
2 tablespoons fresh chopped parsley
1 teaspoon garlic-shallot puree or 2 crushed garlic cloves
1/2 stick butter
2 cups water use as needed

2 tablespoons chive oil or extra virgin olive oil
Salt and pepper to taste

Wall Street 2

September 20th, 2010

Hello Palm Valley! Gordon Gecko spent the last 20 years of his life in prison. Greed landed him in jail. Now a free man he is looking to build a relationship with his daughter and make money again. However, his greedy nature may keep him from obtaining wealth the proper way as well it may take his daughter’s fiance, Jacob down with him. Wall Street: Money Never Sleeps is out in movie theaters this weekend. Watch the trailer below. San Jose Movie Theaters and Show Times

Escape to the Renaissance!

September 17th, 2010

Renaissance-FestivalHello Palm Valley! Escape to another time period at the Northern California Renaissance Faire!

Engage in swordplay with other townsmen if you dare! Fellas, hold on tight to your fair maiden when Sir Francis Drake walks by, she is sure to faint. And of course, you can catch a glimpse of Queen Elizabeth. Every Saturday night enjoy a FREE Celtic Rock concert as part of general admission. This weekend is the Opening Weekend for the Renaissance Fair. To celebrate the Grand Opening, admission specials are 2 for 1 September 18th-19th. As always children 12 and under are FREE. More Information


Tilapia Recipe

September 16th, 2010

Tilapia Recipe

6 Tilapia Filets

1 Cup Cornmeal

13X9 Casserole Dish

Sauteed Pepper Topping

2 Tablespons Olive Oil

1/4 of a thinly sliced onion

1 Poblano Pepper

1 Red Bell Pepper

1 Green Bell Pepper

1/2 Water

2 Teaspoon Worcestershire

1 Small Tomato

1/2 Teaspoon Sugar

1 Teaspoon Tomato Paste

1 Bay Leaf

Alpha and Omega Trailer

September 15th, 2010

Hello Palm Valley! This weekend the kid-friendly animated film Alpha and Omega opens in movie theaters this weekend. Go on a journey with two wolves, Kate and Humphrey as they jump on trains, fight angry brown bears, and fall in love while they find their way back home to Canada. San Jose Movie Theaters and Showtimes

Have A Rolling Good Time

September 10th, 2010

Roller-GirlsHello Palm Valley! Come out this Saturday for the Silicon Valley Roller Girls (SVRG) last double-header game of the season. Representing the SVRG are the KillaBytes and the Dot.kamikazes. The Girls Gone Derby will be battling the Dot.kamikazes and the City Rollers of Sacramento will take on the KillaBytes. This is going to be one extreme event. The evening will kick-off at 5:30 with a debut bout by the junior league. Purchase Tickets!

September Events at Palm Valley

September 7th, 2010

Palm-Valley-CommunitiesBig City Chefs Cooking Class

Thursday September 16th, 2010 6:30 -8:30 p.m.
Roadhouse Diner Dishes

Open Faced Biscuit Sandwich with Mashed Potatoes, Oven Fried Chicken and Country Gravy, Bruleed Banana Split with Toffee Sauce and Charleston Iced Tea with Sparkling Apple Cider
Limited Space! RSVP is required.

End of the Summer Resident BBQ
Saturday, Sept. 25th, 2010
12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Palmia Park

RSVP to 408-365-9290 or