• More than half of California is made up of almost 40 percent Latino residents, making it a majority-minority state. Photo Credit: Pixabay

    Minority Populations Drive Growth in Rural California

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. — All but one rural county in California has added population over the past quarter century – and a new report shows that minorities are a big part of that boom. Analysts from nonpartisan research firm Headwaters Economics looked at census data...
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    Don Francisco: Descifrando la diabetes y sus mitos

    Arturo Hilario El Observador Hasta las personalidades más famosas son propensas a los problemas de salud. Tome a Don Francisco por ejemplo. Anfitrión de Sábado Gigante, probablemente has visto el espectáculo muchas veces en tu vida, o al menos has oído hablar de él. Durante décadas su programa fue...
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    First West Nile Virus Positive Dead Bird Detected in Santa Clara County

    West Nile Virus Season is Off to a Late Start  SANTA CLARA COUNTY, CALIF. – The Santa Clara County Vector Control District (SCCVCD) has confirmed that one American crow has tested positive for West Nile Virus (WNV) in the South Bay. The bird was found on August 3rd in...
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    ¡Vamos a Gozar!

    20th Street Block Party Saturday, August 19, 2017 / 12pm – 6pm The Mission District 20th and 19th Street Between Bryant and Harrison as well as Florida and Alabama Streets. San Francisco, CA FREE More info: 20thstreetblockparty.com...
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    Calendar 8.11

    Downtown Farmers’ Market Friday August 11, 2017 / 10am San Pedro Square 87 N San Pedro St San Jose, CA Free Summer Activities in St. James Park Friday August 11, 2017 / 12pm St James Park N 2nd St San jose, CA Free 28th annual San Jose Jazz Summer...
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    Un disparo en el pie

    Por José López Zamorano La Red Hispana La decisión del presidente Donald Trump de apoyar la versión actualizada de la polémica iniciativa de Ley RAISE de los senadores Tom Cotton y David Perdue, que busca reducir la inmigración legal a la mitad en un lapso de 10 años, ha...
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    YOUR MIND CAN BE MADE MAGNIFICENT WITH YOUR GUIDANCE

    Hilbert Morales EL OBSERVADOR Summer is almost over. My teacher-friends are now pre-occupied with getting their classrooms ready for the coming academic year. Invariably, each of them will spend some of their own money to get needed supplies; El Observador Foundation, Inc. is providing the funds to purchase five...
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    Derogar Obamacare afectará a las familias de clase trabajadora

    Estephany Haro El Observador Una de las promesas del presidente Donald Trump desde que tomó cargo de la presidencia de los Estados Unidos ha sido derogar Obamacare, lo cual dejaría a 32 millones de personas sin seguro médico en todo el país para el año 2026, de acuerdo a...
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    Downtown’s Big News: What it Means – and Doesn’t

    Mayor Sam Liccardo Dear Friends, Throughout the extraordinary growth of the last two decades, Silicon Valley cities to our north and west have hosted expansions of global headquarters of the world’s largest tech brands – Apple, Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, and the like. San Jose’s Downtown has consistently played the...