(Click on the title for the full story.)
Bottom Line: the HERO Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) program makes it easy to finance energy- and water-saving home improvements.
Bottom Line: Experts from all branches of science meet monthly to discuss a wide variety of topics with interested community members at SRI International in Menlo Park.
When Roger Whiting and Nancy Peterson founded CafÃ© Scientifique Silicon Valley in 2004, science cafÃ©s were nearly unheard of in the U.S. For its first event, CafÃ© Scientifique invited Stanford physicist and Nobel Laureate Doug Osheroff to discuss “The Columbia Accident Investigation and the Future of Human Space Flight.”
Bottom Line: San Mateo County provides free, comprehensive workforce development services to job seekers, laid-off workers, and employers.
In San Mateo County, the PeninsulaWorks One-Stop Career System, an initiative of the Workforce Investment Board (WIB), spearheads an integrated approach to workforce development.