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Cengotitabengoa Honored at Hall of Fame Dinner in Washington D.C. Nov. 7

November 4, 2009

Filed under Culture, History, Links, People, Washington D.C.

By Nancy Zubiri José Ramón Cengotitabengoa is a driven man. Especially when it comes to promoting the Basque identity. Cengotitabengoa spearheaded the movement to erect the Monument to the Basque Sheepherder in Reno, Nevada ...

Garamendi Wins Congressional Election (Updated)

November 3, 2009

Filed under Links, People, Politics

California Lt. Gov. John Garamendi, the grandson of Basque immigrants, will resign his state post and be sworn in Thursday Nov. 5 in a ceremony in the House of Representatives after winning an election for a northern California Co...

Bill Clinton Thanks Basque Cultural Center for Its Hospitality

October 7, 2009

Filed under Links, People, Politics, San Francisco

Bill Clinton, seen in this video by EITB News, thanked his hosts at the Basque Cultural Center in South San Francisco, saying they made him feel welcome. The former president led an upbeat rally Oct. 6 in support of California Lt. Gov. John Garamendi's campaign for Congress. Addres...

Bill Clinton Praises John Garamendi During Basque Cultural Center Rally

October 6, 2009

Filed under News, People, Politics, San Francisco

By Xabier Berrueta and Nancy Zubiri California Lt. Gov. John Garamendi received a high-profile boost in his campaign for Congress, Read More »...

Bill Clinton and John Garamendi to Appear at Basque Cultural Center

October 5, 2009

Filed under News, People, Politics, San Francisco

Former President Bill Clinton and California Lt. Gov. John Garamendi will appear tomorrow Oct. 6 at the Basque Cultural Center in South San Francisco. Read More »...

Basques in the Americas 1792-1893

Steve Bass, Historian

September 10, 2009

Filed under Culture, History, People

This is one in a series of chronologies on historic contributions of Basques posted in Euskal Kazeta. RELATED CHRONOLOGIES: Basques in the Americas 1492-1592 Basques in the Americas 1592-1692 Basques in the Americas 1692-1792 R...

Juanita Mary Ermigarat Laxague (1917 – 2009)

September 8, 2009

Filed under Bakersfield, Deaths

Juanita M. Ermigarat Laxague May 22, 1917 - September 3, 2009 Juanita Mary Laxague passed away in her sleep of natural causes on her wedding anniversary, Thursday September 3, 2009 in Bakersfield, CA. Read More »...

Garamendi Appears to be Headed to U.S. Congress

September 4, 2009

Filed under Links, News, People, Politics

California Lt. Gov. John Garamendi is likely going to Washington D.C. after winning a crowded election in September. Read More »...

Basques in the Americas 1692-1792

Steve Bass, Historian

August 31, 2009

Filed under Culture, History, People, Religion

This is one in a series of chronologies on historic contributions of Basques posted in Euskal Kazeta. RELATED CHRONOLOGIES: Basques in the Americas 1492-1592 Basques in the Americas 1592-1692 Basques in the Americas 1792-1893 Ca...

Garamendi Leads in Race for U.S. Congress

August 25, 2009

Filed under Links, People, Politics

John Garamendi, among the most prominent Basque-American elected officials in the United States, is leading in a race for a Northern California congressional seat, according to a recently released poll. The poll results, published August...

Basques in the Americas 1592-1692

Steve Bass, Historian

August 19, 2009

Filed under Culture, History, People, Religion

This is one of a series of chronologies on historic contributions of Basques posted in Euskal Kazeta. RELATED CHRONOLOGIES: Basques in the Americas 1492-1592 Basques in the Americas 1692-1792 Basques in the Americas 1792-1893 Ma...

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