Sunnyvale is a city located in Santa Clara County, California, USA. It is one of the major cities that make up the Silicon Valley. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 131,760.
Sunnyvale is headquarters to several high-tech companies such as AMD and Yahoo!. Honeywell and Lockheed Martin also have offices in Sunnyvale.
Sunnyvale is also the home to Onizuka Air Force Station, the only active military base in the San Francisco Bay Area. The base - which is named after Ellison Onizuka - is the United States armed forces primary artificial satellite control facility.
Sunnyvale is one of the few U.S. cities to have a single unified Department of Public Safety where all personnel are trained as firefighters and police officers and can respond to emergencies in either capacity.
Web Sites and Links
AllSunnyvaleLocal event calendar and a directory of business and community listings.
City of SunnyvaleCity Government, Silicon Valley.
Recycling in SunnyvalePolicies, guides, events.
SC[i]3Patent and trademark library, sponsored by the City of Sunnyvale and the United States Patent and Trademark Office.
Sunnyvale CafeA local discussion list that works to improve the community and neighborhoods of Sunnyvale, CA through peer-to-peer communication.
Sunnyvale Downtown DevelopmentStatus, calendar, maps, event, directory for the redevelopment of Sunnyvale's downtown area.
Sunnyvale FreeThe Sunnyvale freecycle group uses the Internet to connect people who have extra stuff with others nearby who want it so it doesn't wind up in a landfill.
The SunSunnyvale's newspaper.