One of the mothers whose son was killed in the 2012 Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting came to Los Gatos Sunday with a message of love and forgiveness. Since the shooting, Scarlett Lewis has traveled the country in hopes of preventing further tragedies and teaching people that forgiveness is a way to “take your personal power back.”. The Sandy Hook shootings occurred Dec. 14, 2012, and 6-year-old Jesse Lewis was among the 26 victims. Lewis’ visit was sponsored by the Los Gatos chapter of Boys Team Charity, a volunteer service group for boys in grades 7-12 and their parents. The group’s goal it to teach boys the importance of giving back and making a difference in their communities.
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Odette Keeley, chief of staff of New American Media, will be the master of ceremonies at the gala. The Peninsula Council of Lions Clubs invites the public to attend the semi-formal event to honor the firefighters and police officers that serve and protect the community in San Mateo County and in the City of Palo Alto. A reception begins at 6:15 p.m. and dinner at 7:30 p.m. The event is semi-formal. Ticket cost is $50 per person. The reservation deadline is March 21. All reservations must be accompanied by full payment due to seating limitations. The tickets will be held at the check-in table.
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Bendigkeit and standup bass great Mario Suraci, who has also toured around Europe as a professional race car driver, were in the San Francisco Fairmont Hotel’s house band for about five years with Dick Bright in the ’80s. “Mario is Italian in the best sense,” Dave said. “And he’s got this silver fox thing. He’s in his 70s and the 25-year-old women are still running after him. They ignore me! He’s elegant and he plays wonderfully. In the old days, he would show up for an 8 o’clock call at 7:55 and he’d be there on the first beat.”.