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    Santa Clara County Counsel’s Office Announces Agreement with Pfizer

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  • President Trump's announcement of an extra 15,000 visas for foreign workers in fields such as hotel maintenance comes during the administration's self-described "Made In America" week. Photo Credit: Pixabay

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    Try California Avocados On The Grill At Your Next Barbecue

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    Watch Out for “Free” Wi-Fi Options

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    Justicia Elemental

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