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    Calendar 6.23

    NoonArts & Lectures presents Vivace Youth Chorus’ Tour Concert Sampler Friday June 23, 2017 / 12:45am Cathedral Basilica 80 S Market St San Jose, CA Free Vivace Youth Chorus’ Tour Concert Sampler Friday June 23, 2017 / 12:45pm Cathedral Basilica 80 S Market St San Jose, CA Free Lyric...
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    A Safer BART for All

    Editor’s Note: This Op-Ed first appeared in The San Francisco Chronicle on June 19, 2017 Lateefah Simon and Nick Josefowitz BART plays an essential role in hundreds of thousands of people’s daily commutes. As BART riders elected to the agency’s board of directors, we firmly believe that BART should...
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    City, County, State & Federal Budgets are Being Proposed

    Hilbert Morales EL OBSERVADOR Residents, especially citizens who registered to vote, who are concerned, who learn about the issues, and actually voted for their elected representative at local, state and federal levels of governance, must understand that they are stakeholders (similar to investors who purchase shares of a corporation)....
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  • Berryessa Snow Mountain National Monument in Northern California is one of seven under federal review in the Golden State. Photo Credit: Pixabay

    Backers of CA National Monuments Converge on D.C. to Push for Protections

    Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. — Defenders of California’s national monuments are part of a larger group of public lands advocates converging on Washington, D.C. this week to fend off policymakers who would shrink the monuments. In late April, President Donald Trump issued an executive order to...
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    Should a San Jose Law Limit the City’s Cooperation with ICE?

    Estephany Haro El Observador Ever since President Donald Trump took office, fear has become the new norm for immigrant families who fear deportation and being separated from their loved ones by the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement officials. Even though deportation is nothing new to families across the U.S....
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    ¡Vamos a Gozar!

    Katchafire @ Music in the Park Friday, June 23, 2017 / 5:30 pm Plaza de Cesar Chavez South Market Street San Jose, CA 95112 Price: $10 Advanced / $15 Door...
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    Father’s Day Brunch

    Father’s Day Brunch Sunday June 18, 2017 / 10am Ludwig’s German Table 261 N 2nd St San Jose, CA Free Disney 101 Dalmatians KIDS Friday June 16, 2017 / 7pm Historic Hoover Theatre 1635 Park Ave San Jose, CA $8 – $15 The Toxic Avenger Friday June 16, 2017...
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    Will Snapchat kill Spanish-language TV?

    Lee Vann Captura Group Earlier this year, Snapchat went public in the biggest tech IPO since 2014, raising $3.4 billion to advance its vision to “empower people to express themselves, live in the moment, learn about the world and have fun together.” Flush with cash, Snapchat is much more...