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The Sacramento Bee
Painter David Garibaldi added to July 29 Concerts in the Park line upextra splash of color. David Garibaldi, the popular performance styled painter
Painter David Garibaldi added to July 29 Concerts in the Park line up
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 22 hours ago
extra splash of color. David Garibaldi, the popular performance styled painter, has been added to Concerts in the Park at Cesar Chavez Plaza on Friday, July 29. He joins a line up headlined by veteran local rockers The Brodys, and also includes... Read more
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The New Yorker
Can Latinos Swing Arizona?proceed. Dolores Huerta, an eighty-six-year-old Latina activist who, beginning
Can Latinos Swing Arizona?
The New Yorker / Posted yesterday
proceed. Dolores Huerta, an eighty-six-year-old Latina activist who, beginning in the nineteen-sixties, worked closely with Cesar Chavez in California, publicly denounced Cruz and Rubio as “traitors” and “sellouts.” But many Latino leaders are... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Will downtown Sacramento be bright and safe enough for its big arena debut this fall?on L Street from Seventh to 14th streets, as well as Seventh Street between L a
Will downtown Sacramento be bright and safe enough for its big arena debut this fall?
The Sacramento Bee / Posted yesterday
on L Street from Seventh to 14th streets, as well as Seventh Street between L and K streets, and on a block of J Street at Cesar Chavez Plaza, all of them thought to be likely pedestrian corridors between parking garages and the... Read more
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OregonLive.com
Portland homeless crisis: 'Moving the campers along is not good enough'poor peak-hour service on weekdays. However, there is a low-cost solution to t
Portland homeless crisis: 'Moving the campers along is not good enough'
OregonLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
poor peak-hour service on weekdays. However, there is a low-cost solution to this problem. Have TriMet extend the No. 75 Cesar Chavez/Lombard bus from its current terminus at Pier Park to Wapato's front door. This would not only provide Wapato... Read more
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The Atlantic
A Family Affair at the Democratic Conventionemotion. Henry Huerta is a long-time labor and immigration activist, who rememb
A Family Affair at the Democratic Convention
The Atlantic / Posted 2 days ago
emotion. Henry Huerta is a long-time labor and immigration activist, who remembers marching alongside civil-rights leader Cesar Chavez with his own father when he was younger. To see his daughter face discrimination was incredibly painful, he... Read more
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ESPN
Valdez's goal is a victory awaygrowing up in Tucson, Arizona, his favorite fighters were not surprisingly worl
Valdez's goal is a victory away
ESPN / Posted 2 days ago
growing up in Tucson, Arizona, his favorite fighters were not surprisingly world champion countrymen Erik Morales, Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. and Jose Luis Castillo. And like so many boxing fans he also loved the rivalry between Morales and Marco... Read more
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ESPN
Valdez demolishes Rueda in two rounds, wins titleChase Stevens/AP LAS VEGAS -- Since he was a young boy, Oscar Valdez dreamed o
Valdez demolishes Rueda in two rounds, wins title
ESPN / Posted 2 days ago
Chase Stevens/AP LAS VEGAS -- Since he was a young boy, Oscar Valdez dreamed of being like his heroes Erik Morales, Julio Cesar Chavez Sr. and Jose Luis Castillo and winning a world title. Dreams do come true. Valdez turned in a sensational... Read more
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SecondsOut.com
Santa Cruz Vs Frampton By Numbersranks in the top three in this important category in which only a few percentag
Santa Cruz Vs Frampton By Numbers
SecondsOut.com / Posted 4 days ago
ranks in the top three in this important category in which only a few percentage points separate the world’s best. Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. ranks No. 1, followed by Golovkin, Santa Cruz, Roman Gonzalez, Adrien Broner and Andre Ward respectively. At... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for Fridayin the city.Downtown concert at plaza Downtown Sacramento’s free Concert in th
Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for Friday
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 4 days ago
in the city.Downtown concert at plaza Downtown Sacramento’s free Concert in the Park series continues from 5 to 9 p.m. at Cesar Chavez Plaza, 910 I St. Friday’s scheduled performers are Some Fear None, Cemetery Sun, Sages, The Heartbreak, Time... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
East LA Bar Is Base for Gangs, Drugs: City Attorneylegal injunctions that include having a court-appointed receiver take over mana
East LA Bar Is Base for Gangs, Drugs: City Attorney
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 4 days ago
legal injunctions that include having a court-appointed receiver take over management of the El Troquero Bar at 2119 E. Cesar Chavez Ave. City attorneys allege the bar is frequented by gang members, and employees use the bar as a base for... Read more
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Metro Silicon Valley
Flo Rida | Major League Soccer All Star Game | Public Concertand Tony Lindsay will perform on Saturday, and an organized 5K run will take pl
Flo Rida | Major League Soccer All Star Game | Public Concert
Metro Silicon Valley / Posted 4 days ago
and Tony Lindsay will perform on Saturday, and an organized 5K run will take place on Sunday. The entirety of Plaza de Cesar Chavez will likewise be transformed into a multifunctional public space all week long, including a headlining concert... Read more
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The Mercury News
MLS All-Star festivities kick off Sundayfestival of events that surround the MLS All-Star game begins with a 5-kilomete
MLS All-Star festivities kick off Sunday
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
festival of events that surround the MLS All-Star game begins with a 5-kilometer fun run at 8 a.m. Sunday at Plaza de Cesar Chavez in downtown San Jose, the Earthquakes announced. The week will be highlighted by the game July 28, featuring... Read more
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The Mercury News
Flo Rida to headline MLS All-Star Game eventsGame may be at Avaya Stadium, but downtown San Jose will be the place for socce
Flo Rida to headline MLS All-Star Game events
The Mercury News / Posted 5 days ago
Game may be at Avaya Stadium, but downtown San Jose will be the place for soccer fans leading up to the game. Plaza de Cesar Chavez and San Pedro Square Market will be the two hot spots for fans to congregate for events throughout the week,... Read more
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NBC Los Angeles
San Francisco Mexican Museum Celebrates New Homemix," she said. "Our diversity is our strength." Claudia Ruiz Massieu, the Sec
San Francisco Mexican Museum Celebrates New Home
NBC Los Angeles / Posted 6 days ago
mix," she said. "Our diversity is our strength." Claudia Ruiz Massieu, the Secretary of Foreign Affairs of Mexico, Julio Cesar Chavez, a world champion boxer, and Willie Brown, the former mayor of San Francisco, were just some of the other guests... Read more
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NBC Bay Area
San Francisco Mexican Museum Celebrates New Homemix," she said. "Our diversity is our strength." Claudia Ruiz Massieu, the Sec
San Francisco Mexican Museum Celebrates New Home
NBC Bay Area / Posted 6 days ago
mix," she said. "Our diversity is our strength." Claudia Ruiz Massieu, the Secretary of Foreign Affairs of Mexico, Julio Cesar Chavez, a world champion boxer, and Willie Brown, the former mayor of San Francisco, were just some of the other guests... Read more
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New America Media
UNIDOS App Encourages Latino Millenials to Votefor example, invite young people to participate and register to vote, and inclu
UNIDOS App Encourages Latino Millenials to Vote
New America Media / Posted 7 days ago
for example, invite young people to participate and register to vote, and include quotes from historical figures like Cesar Chavez and Martin Luther King, Jr., and messages from well-known internet personalities. It uses images and language... Read more
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The Manteca Bulletin
Students learning basics of police work with junior academydad wanted me to be in (the Junior Police Academy) – he said it’ll be a good ex
Students learning basics of police work with junior academy
The Manteca Bulletin / Posted 7 days ago
dad wanted me to be in (the Junior Police Academy) – he said it’ll be a good experience,” noted Andrew Downs, who attends Cesar Chavez Junior High School in Ceres. This is the first year of the Junior Police Academy at its new home at the... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Arizona's best high school boys basketball programs: 12 standoutsPhoenix South Mountain. Tempe Corona del Sol: School won first title under Sam
Arizona's best high school boys basketball programs: 12 standouts
The Arizona Republic / Posted 7 days ago
Phoenix South Mountain. Tempe Corona del Sol: School won first title under Sam Duane Jr. in 2012 in Division I, defeating Cesar Chavez in the final. Team finished season 32-1. Team then repeated as champs in 2013 and made it three in a row in 2014... Read more
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The Hill
We cannot let political differences dissolve into violenceand with dignity. To do so honors the icons on whose shoulders we stand today.
We cannot let political differences dissolve into violence
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
and with dignity. To do so honors the icons on whose shoulders we stand today. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and Cesar Chavez both practiced nonviolence. From them, we got the roadmap on how to protest. They taught us the power of the... Read more
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Greeley Tribune
Mother Lode: It’s hard to find answers in a world that seems to have gone madthe Iranian hostage crisis on the television for months. I watched the Challeng
Mother Lode: It’s hard to find answers in a world that seems to have gone mad
Greeley Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
the Iranian hostage crisis on the television for months. I watched the Challenger explode. I read countless stories about Cesar Chavez and Corky Gonzalez. I personally witnessed the riots at Colorado State University during College Days. I covered... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
A look at California's most competitive congressional racesR-Hanford, faces Bakersfield civil rights attorney Emilio Jesus Huerta, the son
A look at California's most competitive congressional races
The Record Searchlight / Posted 10 days ago
R-Hanford, faces Bakersfield civil rights attorney Emilio Jesus Huerta, the son of United Farm Workers organizer and Cesar Chavez ally Dolores Huerta in this slightly Democratic-leaning district. The Central Valley district includes parts of... Read more
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FOX40 Sacramento
Art Installation Comes with Solar Powerwith four flexible solar panels and has eight USB ports for people to charge th
Art Installation Comes with Solar Power
FOX40 Sacramento / Posted 10 days ago
with four flexible solar panels and has eight USB ports for people to charge their phones. The ‘solar poppy’ will be in Cesar Chavez Park in downtown Sacramento Friday, and will be on display all day until 11 p.m. until the end of the concert in... Read more
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The Mercury News
Peterson: Pokemon Go craze -- meet the latest great time-wasterPokemon Go player battles the serpent-like creature, Arbok, while walking past
Peterson: Pokemon Go craze -- meet the latest great time-waster
The Mercury News / Posted 10 days ago
Pokemon Go player battles the serpent-like creature, Arbok, while walking past the Quetzalcoatl statue in Plaza de Cesar Chavez in San Jose on Monday, July 11, 2016. (Karl Mondon/Bay Area News Group) These ethereal scamps are clustered at... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Royal Scoop partners with Make-A-Wish Southern Floridais making the flavors after the kids submitted their recipe ideas - a foundatio
Royal Scoop partners with Make-A-Wish Southern Florida
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
is making the flavors after the kids submitted their recipe ideas - a foundation flavor, mix-in toppings and a swirl. Cesar Chavez fills up a cup with mint chip ice cream at Royal Scoop. Photo by Jessica Salmond. On Sunday, July 17, the... Read more
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Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer
Royal Scoop partners with Make-A-Wish Foundationis making the flavors after the kids submitted their recipe ideas - a foundatio
Royal Scoop partners with Make-A-Wish Foundation
Fort Myers Beach Bulletin & Observer / Posted 11 days ago
is making the flavors after the kids submitted their recipe ideas - a foundation flavor, mix-in toppings and a swirl. Cesar Chavez fills up a cup with mint chip ice cream at Royal Scoop. Photo by Jessica Salmond. On Sunday, July 17, the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Woman killed after rollover crash near downtown San Antonioher SUV near downtown. According to the San Antonio Police Department, the wom
Woman killed after rollover crash near downtown San Antonio
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 12 days ago
her SUV near downtown. According to the San Antonio Police Department, the woman was headed east in the 700 block of East Cesar Chavez Street around 12:49 a.m. when she struck a curb and a light pole, then flipped. Police at the scene said that... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Woman dies in overnight rollover crash downtowntimes before being dragged by her SUV. The accident happened around 1 a.m. Pol
Woman dies in overnight rollover crash downtown
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 12 days ago
times before being dragged by her SUV. The accident happened around 1 a.m. Police said the woman was traveling down Cesar Chavez when the car flipped over and landed on its roof. The woman, police said, died on scene. Police were... Read more
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The Mercury News
San Jose Jazz Summer Fest 2016 announces more artistsCaldwell, Funky Meters, Sergio Mendes and Cecile McLorin Salvant. The festival
San Jose Jazz Summer Fest 2016 announces more artists
The Mercury News / Posted 13 days ago
Caldwell, Funky Meters, Sergio Mendes and Cecile McLorin Salvant. The festival runs Aug. 12-14 in and around Plaza de Cesar Chavez Park in downtown San Jose. Tickets are now on sale at special early-bird prices, through July 31. Three-day... Read more
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ESPN
Orozco, Diaz headline televised card July 30world titleholder Humberto Soto by unanimous decision. Jeff Gross/Getty Images
Orozco, Diaz headline televised card July 30
ESPN / Posted 13 days ago
world titleholder Humberto Soto by unanimous decision. Jeff Gross/Getty Images "Antonio Orozco reminds me of a young Julio Cesar Chavez, because he always puts on an exciting performance," Golden Boy vice president Eric Gomez said. "He's worked... Read more
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ESPN
Ramirez out of title defense after finger injurywith a number of boxers, including junior lightweight titleholder Vasyl Lomache
Ramirez out of title defense after finger injury
ESPN / Posted 13 days ago
with a number of boxers, including junior lightweight titleholder Vasyl Lomachenko and former middleweight titlist Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. in recent years. Ramirez won a 168-pound world title in a surprisingly easy shutout decision against... Read more
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Silicon Valley
How crazy is the Pokemon Go craze in the Bay Area?Schoolcraft, 64, left, plays Pokemon Go during his lunch break alongside a grou
How crazy is the Pokemon Go craze in the Bay Area?
Silicon Valley / Posted 14 days ago
Schoolcraft, 64, left, plays Pokemon Go during his lunch break alongside a group of younger players in Plaza de Cesar Chavez in San Jose, Calif., Monday, July 11, 2016. (Karl Mondon/Bay Area News Group) Don't be surprised if you bump... Read more
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Daily Mail
China's president is bugged by comparison to beetleafter Che Guevara Agathidium Rumsfeldi - beetle, named after Donald Rumsfeld
China's president is bugged by comparison to beetle
Daily Mail / Posted 14 days ago
after Che Guevara Agathidium Rumsfeldi - beetle, named after Donald Rumsfeld Aptostichus Chavezi - spider, named after Cesar Chavez Mr Wang, who is affiliated to the Czech University of Life Sciences in Prague, christened the species... Read more
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NorthWest Cable News
New bike sharing program's bike racks draw complaintsnew bike racks for Biketown. “It’s unsightly for one,” said Tab Waterman. Wat
New bike sharing program's bike racks draw complaints
NorthWest Cable News / Posted 14 days ago
new bike racks for Biketown. “It’s unsightly for one,” said Tab Waterman. Waterman has lived at the corner of Southeast Cesar Chavez Boulevard and Taylor Street for 17 years. You will be hard pressed to find anything that has bothered him more... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
New bike sharing program's bike racks draw complaintsnew bike racks for Biketown. “It’s unsightly for one,” said Tab Waterman. Wat
New bike sharing program's bike racks draw complaints
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 14 days ago
new bike racks for Biketown. “It’s unsightly for one,” said Tab Waterman. Waterman has lived at the corner of Southeast Cesar Chavez Boulevard and Taylor Street for 17 years. You will be hard pressed to find anything that has bothered him more... Read more
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The Mercury News
How crazy is the Pokemon Go craze in the Bay Area?Schoolcraft, 64, left, plays Pokemon Go during his lunch break alongside a grou
How crazy is the Pokemon Go craze in the Bay Area?
The Mercury News / Posted 14 days ago
Schoolcraft, 64, left, plays Pokemon Go during his lunch break alongside a group of younger players in Plaza de Cesar Chavez in San Jose, Calif., Monday, July 11, 2016. (Karl Mondon/Bay Area News Group) Don't be surprised if you bump... Read more
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Liverpool Echo
Jazza Dickens hoping to write his name into boxing folkloretask that has been likened to that of Liverpool’s Andy Holligan when he fought
Jazza Dickens hoping to write his name into boxing folklore
Liverpool Echo / Posted 15 days ago
task that has been likened to that of Liverpool’s Andy Holligan when he fought for the world title against the great Julio Cesar Chavez in 1993. Holligan crossed the Atlantic Ocean into the Mexican heartland undefeated (21-0), ready to take on... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Arena artwork will be homage to former Sacramento mayorgroup’s mission is to promote Latino artists, art and culture; to instill a sen
Arena artwork will be homage to former Sacramento mayor
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 15 days ago
group’s mission is to promote Latino artists, art and culture; to instill a sense of activism; and to support the work of Cesar Chavez and the UFW. Their mural will complement another large work they completed in 1977 on the side of a parking... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Rhode Island offers new specialty license platesPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - License plates commemorating farm labor leader Cesar Ch
Rhode Island offers new specialty license plates
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 15 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - License plates commemorating farm labor leader Cesar Chavez, the Rocky Point park along Narragansett Bay and the Lupus Foundation could be showing up on Rhode Island cars. Among 45 bills signed into law Wednesday by... Read more
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Philboxing
THERE'S ALWAYS A FIRST TIME AND BETTER LUCK NEXT TIME, PRINCE ALBERTgreatest boxer pound-for-pound Sugar Ray Robinson had tasted defeats. And so di
THERE'S ALWAYS A FIRST TIME AND BETTER LUCK NEXT TIME, PRINCE ALBERT
Philboxing / Posted 15 days ago
greatest boxer pound-for-pound Sugar Ray Robinson had tasted defeats. And so did Muhammad Ali, Joe Louis, Mike Tyson, Julio Cesar Chavez, Sugar Ray Leonard and other renowned boxing stars, except Rocky Marciano and Floyd Mayweather. Manny... Read more
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Register Pajaronian
Pajaronian A challenge to be kind: Bullying victim brings message to middle schoolersafter a baseball game in 2011, he said his questions would be brief and to the
Pajaronian A challenge to be kind: Bullying victim brings message to middle schoolers
Register Pajaronian / Posted 16 days ago
after a baseball game in 2011, he said his questions would be brief and to the point. �Why?� he said after the assembly at Cesar Chavez Middle School Friday. �Why did you do this to me? What did I do to you?� The opportunity to speak with his... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for SaturdayLatino Americano of Sacramento will have a special Colombian flavor. The event
Today in Sacramento: Here’s what you need to know for Saturday
The Sacramento Bee / Posted 17 days ago
Latino Americano of Sacramento will have a special Colombian flavor. The event takes place from 1 to 9 p.m. at Cesar Chavez Plaza, 910 I St., Sacramento. The festival feature Sonora Carruseles from Colombia, plus other singers and... Read more
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La Prensa San Diego
Out Around Town – July 8, 2016for film, art, and community gathering. The featured movies will be “Un Gallo c
Out Around Town – July 8, 2016
La Prensa San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
for film, art, and community gathering. The featured movies will be “Un Gallo con Muchos Huevos” on the 16th; the “Cesar Chavez” biopic on the 23rd; and the action-comedy movie “Ladrones” on the 30th. The evnt will also feature musical... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Educator to judge RAA photo exhibitincorporate found materials, fabric and objects. Her work has been exhibited n
Educator to judge RAA photo exhibit
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 18 days ago
incorporate found materials, fabric and objects. Her work has been exhibited nationally and internationally, including the Cesar Chavez Gallery at the University of California, San Francisco and Woldenburg Art Gallery in New Orleans. She also has a... Read more
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SecondsOut.com
Orozco And Diaz Jr Press Conference Quotesthis fight, as they have been our host venues for many of Golden Boy’s events.
Orozco And Diaz Jr Press Conference Quotes
SecondsOut.com / Posted 19 days ago
this fight, as they have been our host venues for many of Golden Boy’s events. “Antonio Orozco reminds me of a young Julio Cesar Chavez, because he always puts on an exciting performance. He’s worked very hard to be here and this might be the fight... Read more
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Philboxing
ANTONIO OROZCO AND JOSEPH DIAZ, JR. LOS ANGELES PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTESthis fight, as they have been our host venues for many of Golden Boy's events.
ANTONIO OROZCO AND JOSEPH DIAZ, JR. LOS ANGELES PRESS CONFERENCE QUOTES
Philboxing / Posted 19 days ago
this fight, as they have been our host venues for many of Golden Boy's events. "Antonio Orozco reminds me of a young Julio Cesar Chavez, because he always puts on an exciting performance. He's worked very hard to be here and this might be the fight... Read more
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The Mercury News
Hot San Jose Nights at Reid-Hillview Airport on SaturdayCity, USA for this weekend's U.S. Olympic women's team trials. Things kick off
Hot San Jose Nights at Reid-Hillview Airport on Saturday
The Mercury News / Posted 19 days ago
City, USA for this weekend's U.S. Olympic women's team trials. Things kick off with a 7:30 p.m. celebration in Plaza de Cesar Chavez Thursday night but will really pick up with Friday's opening ceremony at 2:30 p.m. outside SAP Center. A fan... Read more
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ESPN
Rose files defamation suit against Dowdcontacted by ESPN. Rose is represented by noted First Amendment lawyer Martin
Rose files defamation suit against Dowd
ESPN / Posted 19 days ago
contacted by ESPN. Rose is represented by noted First Amendment lawyer Martin Garbus, who has represented Nelson Mandela, Cesar Chavez, Lenny Bruce and Don Imus, among others. The suit does not specify damages except to say that the amount... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
Union Station bus and shuttle hub closed for 3 months, LAX FlyAway relocatesAvenue west of Union Station, which serve as the stop for Metro Lines 40 and 44
Union Station bus and shuttle hub closed for 3 months, LAX FlyAway relocates
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 20 days ago
Avenue west of Union Station, which serve as the stop for Metro Lines 40 and 442, AVTA Line 785 and OCTA Line 701 • Cesar Chavez Avenue at Alameda Street and Vignes Street, which will serve as the stops for Metro Lines 33 Owl, 40, 68, 70,... Read more
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Channel 8 San Diego
4th of July celebrations around San DiegoFireworks begin at 9:00 PM. Admission is free. On July 2nd, come to the Indepe
4th of July celebrations around San Diego
Channel 8 San Diego / Posted 21 days ago
Fireworks begin at 9:00 PM. Admission is free. On July 2nd, come to the Independence Day Celebration at Larsen Field in Cesar Chavez Park. Beginning at 3:00 PM, the San Ysidro event will have children'sinflated city, mechanical bulls, live... Read more
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Sherdog
Boxing: 10 Historically Overrated Fighters - Fool’s GoldDarren Barker, Matthew Macklin and Martin Murray. Yes, he scored a good win ove
Boxing: 10 Historically Overrated Fighters - Fool’s Gold
Sherdog / Posted 22 days ago
Darren Barker, Matthew Macklin and Martin Murray. Yes, he scored a good win over Kelly Pavlik and took care of Julio Cesar Chavez Jr., but the second he locked horns with an elite fighter in Miguel Cotto, he got obliterated. Suddenly,... Read more
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