Over 500 women on the Monterey Peninsula are without adequate shelter and these women have powerful voices and a unique vision that often goes unnoticed and ignored. The Monterey Museum of Art has partnered with the Fund for Homeless Women to provide cameras to these unsheltered women so that they may capture the world they see. Their exhibition, What We See: Photographs by Women Without Shelter, opens Thursday, March 16 at Monterey Museum of Art on Pacific Street. Learn more about the upcoming exhibition at montereyart.org/wws.
To all the beautiful mamas out there: come connect with your baby and your body with a massage! Ashley at Om Studios in Monterey is now offering prenatal massages for $59. Reservations can be made online at www.omoasis.com or give us a call 831-214-9405.
Now you can enjoy our ice cream knowing you’ve made the right choice for dessert AND the right choice for our planet! Revival Ice Ice is excited to announce that we are now a certified Monterey Bay Green Business! Sustainability and eco-friendly practices are at the core of Revival’s philosophy, so this development comes naturally. By using biodegradable and compostable packaging and utensils, we’ve cut back drastically on the waste that typically occurs when one operates a business such as ours. We go beyond just conserving water and electricity. By making common sense choices and doing what’s right for our planet we hope to inspire others to do the same, whether it be in their business or home.
Singing, Piano, Guitar and Ukulele Classes start in April 2017.
Don't miss your opportunity to sign up for classes in guitar, voice, piano and ukulele.
SJG School of Music and the cities of Campbell and San Jose have partnered to produce the best group music program in the South Bay with 9 locations and over 80 classes from which to choose. Classes now forming for April 2017.
Classes are conveniently offered at the following locations in both Campbell and San Jose, including:
- Campbell Community Center
- Almaden Community Center
- Bascom Community Center
- Berryessa Community Center
- Calabazas Neighborhood Center
- Camden Community Center
- Evergreen Community Center
- Southside Community Center
- Willow Glen Community Center
Classes vary by location. Click on the link above to see course offerings at each location.
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Editor's Note: We don't normally publish op-eds on DowntownCampbell.com, but Dan Furtado, a former mayor of Campbell asked us to post this so we're making an exception this time.
Medical marijuana has been approved for use in California. Following guidelines established by California state law and regulations, patients may acquire and use marijuana. In Campbell, medical marijuana patients may have marijuana delivered from dispensaries established in other cities, patients may possess and use marijuana and grow up to six plants for personal use. Last November, California voters also passed Proposition 64, legalizing marijuana use for recreational purposes. Implementing regulations for recreational use of marijuana will be published in 2018, but at present, Proposition 64 allows possession and personal use of an ounce of marijuana and ability to also grow up to six plants. Additional regulations on use of medical marijuana will likewise be published in 2018.
The local initiative, Measure B, seeks to immediately allow up to 3 medical marijuana dispensaries to be established in Campbell, as well as allow for increased cultivation of medical marijuana within city limits. These dispensaries could be located near daycare centers, parks, and homes. The initiative further provides that patients could cultivate up to 100 square feet of marijuana plants without a license from the city and caregivers could cultivate up to 500 square feet of plants without a license from the city. There is no restriction placed on where cultivation can take place.
Measures C, however, provides for a more safe and reasonable approach to access and use of medical marijuana. Measure C on the ballot would impose a moratorium on marijuana dispensaries located in Campbell until April 2019. The measure would also provide that dispensaries be at least 100 feet from residential properties and 600 feet from child care facilities, schools, parks and community centers. Remember, delivery of medical marijuana is legal in Campbell under current law. Experience in other cities has demonstrated that traffic, congestion, and community disruption occur in areas close to dispensaries.
Measure A on the ballot provides for a Gross Receipts tax on marijuana businesses that might ultimately be approved in the City. Similar to other cities, the initial tax would be between 7-15% to cover increased city expenses for services, such as police, fire, and code enforcement.
Vote Yes on Measures A and C for a safe method to implement medical marijuana. Protect our children.
Vote No on Measure B, as it allows little control of dispensary location and extensive growth of marijuana plants in the city limits.
Sincerely, Dan Furtado, Former Mayor, City of Campbell
Meet Our Staff: Introducing Ka'i McGee, Massage Therapist at Ritual Day Spa. A former Aerospace Medical Technician for the United States Air Force and graduate from NHI-National Holistic Institute, Ka'i brings 15 years of massage therapy experience to Ritual. She has worked for Burke Williams Day Spa and Ballet San Jose, as well as her own enterprise, a Healing Hand Spa & Massage. Welcome Ka'i!
Portola Hotel & Spa is happy to announce that it has been awarded the 2016 Secretary of Defense Employer Support Freedom Award for its high level of support shown for their Guard and Reserve employees. The award is presented annually to only 15 employer finalists by the Secretary of Defense.
The Department of Defense recognizes the contribution of civilian employers, many of whom provide significant support to their employees who serve in the Guard and Reserve. The Freedom Award is the highest recognition given by the U.S. government to employers for their support of their employees who serve in the National Guard and Reserve.
Downtown Campbell is alive with activity and there are many businesses looking for help at a wide range of part time and full time positions. Here's a list known job openings available. Please contact the businesses directly about questions regarding compensation.
The catering driver is responsible for working well within the team, preparing/packaging catering orders to La PanotiQ standards, completing crew tasks as assigned, and delivering catering orders professionally and on time. They are also responsible for assisting in executing catering strategies and initiatives and by doing all of this, ultimately, giving our guests a reason to return to us many times.
- Experience as a delivery driver
- Health Card required.
- Clean, reliable personal transportation required.
- Insurance required along with current DMV record (not older than 30 days).
- Personal appearance must be well groomed, neat and clean.
- Must be able to lift 40 lbs
The kitchen team member is responsible for preparing ingredients for use in recipes, and for preparing sandwiches, entrees, soups, and other menu items for our guests. BOH team members often assist in the preparation of catering orders in addition to café orders. As part of the La PanotiQ team, the kitchen team member will take part in cross-training in FOH duties in order to support the team. Training in barista duties and providing excellent guest service will be part of your experience at La PanotiQ.
- 3 months of restaurant experience preferred.
- Ability to work positively in a fast-paced environment.
- Ability to work effectively within a team.
- Must be able to work quickly in a confined area and stand for extended periods of time.
- Basic English reading and communication skills.
- Strong attention to detail.
- Knowledge of weights, measurements, volume and cooking procedures.
Physical: While performing the duties of this job, the team member is required to frequently stand, stoop, kneel, lift and/or move up to 45 pounds, and be exposed to cold / elevated temperatures. Food handling card required.
PRO Martial Arts
Children's Martial Arts Instructors
PRO Martial Art's Campbell seeks highly motivated, positive, friendly, clean cut and professional black belt instructors in Tang Soo Do, Tae Kwan Do, or traditional...Read More
Ready for Spring yet? Bombshell Boutique is. Come get this "Flirty in floral" outfit. This stunning cold shoulder hits the floor this week. Come get yours.
We love this take on the trendy wrap style chokers by Pretty things made daily. She twists tiny threads of silk together to make a gorgeous rope- finished off with gold fill details!