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Alyson Chuyang

City Editor

Alyson is based in San Jose, CA, and helped launch SJtoday in February 2022. She graduated from San Jose State, where she reported on the city’s arts + culture scene for her alma mater’s paper, The Spartan Daily. You can find her scouting new South Bay eateries or thrifting around town.

Meet three local photographers who have spent their time documenting the beauty within San Jose, CA and hear their advice for beginner photographers.
After a year-long trial, the plan to make the area 100% walkable is making big strides.
We’re diving into the numbers behind how Santa Clara County ousted Orange County for the highest number of Vietnamese restaurants in one region.
We’re turning back time and peering into the great 408 during the 1950s.
Read into the 13 projects that had updates, announcements, or new details from April to May 2023 in San Jose, CA
We’re highlighting the best kid-friendly activities that San Jose, CA has to offer — complete with art classes, animal encounters, and outdoor fun.
In May 2023, two San Jose eateries — LeYou Ethiopian and Petiscos — were honored as the Michelin Guide’s “new discoveries” ahead of its annual Bib Gourmands and Stars announcement released later this year.
Join the festivities on Thursday, May 18, 5:30 p.m., with 30+ participating businesses, live music, art, and more in downtown San Jose, CA.
Meet four prominent South Bay food influencers who explore the Bay Area’s unique food culture scene.
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