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    Expert Tips on Protecting Your Credit After Massive Equifax Breach

    Suzanne Potter Public News Service Many consumers may be wondering what to do after credit reporting agency Equifax admitted that hackers stole personal information belonging to 143 million Americans. Experts say you can take action to protect yourself. First, you can check the website EquifaxSecurity2017.com to see if your...
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    MAYOR SAM LICCARDO ANNOUNCES WINNER OF FIRST “UNLEASH YOUR GEEK” CONTEST

    WINNING CONCEPT IS A DRONE TO CLEAN GRAFFITI QUICKER AND AT LOWER COST San José, Calif. –  Mayor Sam Liccardo announced on Wednesday September 13th that Christopher Farmer and Candace Marbury of GRAD are the winners of the “Unleash Your Geek” contest – a competition launched last year that...
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    County Places Temporary Ban on Commercial Cannabis-related Businesses and Cultivation

    Medical Marijuana Ordinance amended to allow for limited nonmedical, indoor cannabis cultivation SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CALIF.— The County of Santa Clara is banning commercial, nonmedical cannabis-related businesses and commercial cannabis cultivation in unincorporated Santa Clara County, effective for 45 days. The prohibition may be extended for up to two...
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    Silicon Valley Needs Unions

    SEIU The cry for “Union Rights” was heard far and wide on Labor Day 2017 as union members and workers across the country declared it a National Day of Action saying “No” to a rigged economy and a resounding “Yes” to worker’s rights. For more than a century the...
  • Free Citizenship Workshop
Saturday September 23, 2017 / times vary
San Jose Convention Center – Executive Ballroom
150 W San Carlos St
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    Free Citizenship Workshops

    Sept. 23 Workshop Offers Free Immigration Services to Legal Permanent Residents Who Want to Become U.S. Citizens Citizenship opens the door to opportunities and civic engagement SAN JOSE, Calif.– A collaboration of community groups, immigration rights advocates, and the City of San José are joining forces to make sure...
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    ¡Vamos a Gozar!

    Fiestas Patrias El Grito Festival 2017 San Jose’s premier Mexican Independence Day Celebration Saturday, September 16, 2017 / 12:30 pm – 10:00 Discovery Meadow/Guadalupe River Park, Woz Way and San Carlos Street Downtown San Jose, CA...
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Tuesday October 3, 2017 / 9:30am
Mexican Heritage Plaza
1700 Alum Rock
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    Calendar 9.15

    Downtown Farmers’ Market Friday September 15, 2017 / 10am San Pedro Square 87 N San Pedro St San Jose, CA Free Summer Activities in St. James Park Friday September 15, 2017 / 12pm St James Park N 2nd St San jose, CA Free Fountain Alley Fridays Friday September 15,...
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    DREAMERS: EN SUS PROPIAS PALABRAS

    Por José López Zamorano La Red Hispana Por si alguien tuviera duda de la calidad moral de los “dreamers” y sus familias, o sobre la fortaleza de su carácter y de sus convicciones personales, basta escuchar de sus propias palabras la manera en que respondieron a la decisión del...
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    RACIAL PROFILING IS ALIVE AND WELL

    Hilbert Morales EL OBSERVADOR The Mexican-American community in the USA is a marginalized community who have been residents of the Southwest, which includes California, for 450 years and which merits acceptance because of its historical diversity. Most are not immigrants though many Anglos from America’s Atlantic seaboard treat this...