A Valentine’s Day Visit Filled with Heart

A Valentine’s Day Visit Filled with Heart

For Oakland Raiders cornerback TJ Carrie, Valentine’s Day has a special meaning – it is the anniversary of his open-heart surgery to repair what doctors describe as a one-in-a-million heart defect. To celebrate the 12th anniversary of this milestone, Carrie came...
Around Town:  Spreading the Love

Around Town: Spreading the Love

In this week’s Around Town column, the Palo Alto City Council delays its discussion to draw up a new vision for the Ventura neighborhood, a NFL player who made a Valentine’s Day visit to young heart patients and the woman behind the new flat shoe emoji....
Raiders TJ Carrie Opens His Heart

Raiders TJ Carrie Opens His Heart

PALO ALTO — Raiders cornerback T.J. Carrie has a chest that doesn’t look like the chests of most men, and not just because of the dramatic scar that vertically bisects it. “I actually have a bump,” Carrie said Wednesday, speaking to a handful of reporters at Lucile...