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  • Extraordinary Golf
    published on Mon, 29 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    What if I told you there is a golf school very different from the others? This one actually wants you to learn how to enjoy golf. They want you to leave their three-day session and be able to coach yourself....
  • TemeculaHUNNEMAN: The name 'Teranchula' didn't have much bite
    published on Sat, 27 Sep 2014 22:20:23 GMT
    As the city of Temecula approaches its 25th anniversary, here's another in an occasional series of columns looking back on the people and events leading to the incorporation election of 1989. The shiny sedans driven by newcomers in the community often bore silver license plate frames that read "Happiness Is Living In Rancho California."...
  • Rock Out to Knock Out Hunger party benefits Find Food Bank
    published on Sat, 27 Sep 2014 05:17:00 GMT
    Find Food Bank wants to "stick a fork in hunger." This year's second annual Rock Out to Knock Out Hunger event calls especially on young people to fight this growing epidemic....
  • Four Winds School celebrates American Indian Day
    published on Sat, 27 Sep 2014 00:43:12 GMT
    A group of dancers from the Grindstone Rancheria get things moving as students, parents, teachers and dancers gather at Four Winds School in celebration of American Indian Day on Friday. CHICO >> The auditorium was full Friday when Four Winds School hosted American Indian Day on its campus on Fair Street....
  • 'Killer robot' transforms teacher's career
    published on Fri, 26 Sep 2014 01:07:42 GMT
    The sign in front of Oceanside's El Camino High School, where students felt threatened by a teacher's discussion of killer robots. - Ashly McGlone The sign in front of Oceanside's El Camino High School, where students felt threatened by a teacher's discussion of killer robots....
  • Tri-Valley briefs: Pleasanton Fire Safety Expo to feature activities, presentations
    published on Thu, 25 Sep 2014 23:48:12 GMT
    The Museum of the San Ramon Valley is featuring Native American storytelling events on a number of Saturdays over the next month. Museum volunteer Marty Buxton will share the creation tales and folklore of California Indian tribes on Saturday and Oct. 25 at 10:30 and 11:30 a.m. at the museum....
  • San Jose Museum of Art, Dickerman Prints, Koch Gallery, Treasure Island Lecture
    published on Thu, 25 Sep 2014 18:43:41 GMT
    A dozen of Henri's oil paintings from his 1914 visit to California are on display at the San Jose Museum of Art. San Jose Museum of Art : In my generation of art students, Robert Henri's "The Art Spirit," was required reading....
  • 5 teams passed on 'young colt' Jeter before Yanks
    published on Thu, 25 Sep 2014 07:36:41 GMT
    In this photo taken on April 11, 1992, Kalamazoo Central's Derek Jeter, left, poses for a photo with Portage Central's Ryan Topham in Kalamazoo, Mich. A five-time World Series champion and sixth on the career hits list, Jeter, now 40, is set to retire after this season after spending two decades as the shortstop for the New York Yankees....
  • Robert Henri's California portraits at San Jose Museum of Art
    published on Thu, 25 Sep 2014 03:33:20 GMT
    American painter Robert Henri began his career painting lucrative society portraits. But by 1914, he had become disenchanted with the routine nature of painting for the genteel, and came to California for inspiration....
  • San BernardinoREGION: Students get taste of Native American culture
    published on Thu, 25 Sep 2014 00:19:19 GMT
    The San Manuel Band of Mission Indians is hosting the event, which began Sept. 22 and ends Sept....
  • Roberto Tinoco Duran Knows the Measure of a Man
    published on Tue, 23 Sep 2014 20:32:44 GMT
    September 26 @8 PMThe School of Arts and Culture 1700 Alum Rock Avenue San Jose CA What is the measure of a man? Roberto Tinoco Duran can tell you that truth....
  • Wayback Machine: Gotta love pop of the glove
    published on Sun, 21 Sep 2014 07:00:00 GMT
    Wayback Machine: Gotta love pop of the glove Salinas has a long history, love affair with minor league baseball Check out this story on thecalifornian.com: http://bit.ly/1uun1Zo I know it's a little premature to get too excited about it right now, but wouldn't it be cool if minor league baseball returned to Salinas? The Packers, Mets, Indians, Spurs and whatever were a big part of my young life and the thought of a new pro team coming to town takes me back to when my body was limber and my joint...
  • Prep boys soccer preview: Indians, Vikings off to fast start
    published on Sun, 21 Sep 2014 08:02:32 GMT
    The Armijo High boys soccer team is looking to reclaim the Monticello Empire League titles it won in 2011 and 2012. Vanden, meanwhile, wants to repeat in the Solano County Athletic Conference after winning the first league crown in school history in 2013....
  • 5 teams passed on 'young colt' Jeter before Yanks
    published on Sat, 20 Sep 2014 21:53:21 GMT
    In this photo taken on April 11, 1992, Kalamazoo Central's Derek Jeter, left, poses for a photo with Portage Central's Ryan Topham in Kalamazoo, Mich. A five-time World Series champion and sixth on the career hits list, Jeter, now 40, is set to retire after this season after spending two decades as the shortstop for the New York Yankees....
  • Amsterdam has more than just City Hall, Guy Park Manor on national register
    published on Sat, 20 Sep 2014 09:22:37 GMT
    Most of the properties in Amsterdam recognized on the National Register of Historic Places are well-known, such as City Hall, Guy Park Manor and the National Guard Armory. However, Jerry Snyder, president of the Historic Amsterdam League, said of the 12 Amsterdam properties on the register, people only recognize about a handful of those buildings as historic....
  • 'Redskins' outrage: California Legislature takes a stand
    published on Fri, 19 Sep 2014 19:59:02 GMT
    The same week Sarah Palin and Mike Ditka made headlines for defending the derogatory name of the Washington D.C. NFL team, my colleagues in the California Legislature passed Assembly Concurrent Resolution 168, which I authored to urge the team to change its name. Over 40 years ago, the National Congress of American Indians launched a campaign against derogatory stereotypes in media and sports, eventually leading to the "Change the Mascot" campaign....
  • Palo Verde hosts Yucca Valley tonight
    published on Fri, 19 Sep 2014 12:00:00 GMT
    Jacket defense meets the Yucca Valley Trojans tonight at Scott Stadium. Both teams are chasing its first win of the season....
  • Timothy Bradley Speaking at Valley Youth Resource Fair
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 21:41:26 GMT
    Local boxing champion Timothy Bradley will speak at a youth resource fair in Indio next week, an Indio police spokesman said Wednesday. The Sept....
  • Obituary: Business owner Mohinder Singh Rye, 78, was Indian community leader
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 23:47:55 GMT
    Mohinder Singh Rye, a longtime Sacramento businessman who was a leader in the Indian community, died Sept. 10 after a stroke, his family said....
  • High School Sports
    published on Wed, 17 Sep 2014 17:37:33 GMT
    The Yucca Valley High School Lady Trojans Volleyball Team hosted the Lady Rajas from Indio High School Tuesday. The varsity team won 3 sets to 1 Coach Matt Jennings said the attack was led by senior Ashley Priest with 16 kills and seven blocks; senior Haley Rayburn added four kills to the team total....