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  1. Robert F. Kennedy Would Be 90 Years Old TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | The Huffington Post

    ... was talking about apartheid in South Africa during his trip there in June 1966, breaking a fast with Cesar Chavez in Delano, California, expressing the nation's grief after Martin Luther King, Jr. was killed, or calling for an end to the Vietnam ...


  2. Boy's Death Blamed on Misrouted 911 CallRead the original story

    Monday Nov 16 | Courthouse News Service

    A Southern California middle-school student collapsed in P.E. class and died before paramedics arrived because the emergency call was routed through Canada, his parents claim in court. Livia Salas and Jose Beltran sued Delano Union School District, five employees, the city of Delano, Kern County, and California for the wrongful death of their son, Jose Manuel Beltran, who was 13 when he died on Jan. 26. The parents say their son was doing sprints in the gym at Cecil Avenue Middle School in Delano when he collapsed.


  3. Mixed Bag of MI Company News; Ginnie/FHLB Servicing-Released ProductRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 12 | Mortgage News Daily

    ... IA and Crystal Lake, IL. The worst small cities (which are mostly located in California) include Paramount, CA, Delano, CA, Watsonville, Ca, South Gate, CA, Lynwood, CA, Compton, CA, Bell Gardens, CA, Huntington Park, CA and Bell, CA. What is ...


  4. Former Huskers, NFL star could get death penaltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 10 | KETV-TV

    ... the death of his cellmate. Phillips is suspected of killing 37-year-old Damion Soward at Kern Valley State Prison in Delano, Calif., in April. Officials determined Soward was strangled. Former NFL running back Lawrence Phillips, already serving a ...


  5. San Jose's Luis Valdez marks 50 years as cultural iconRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 1 | The Campbell Reporter

    Staring down the barrel of a shotgun during the turbulent days of the 1965 Delano Grape Strike, Luis Valdez's storied career in theater underwent trial by fire. An enraged farmer had put a gun to Valdez's head and ordered him to stand down from rallying the farmworkers alongside Cesar Chavez.


  6. FilAms celebrate feast day, legend of Jaro, LeyteRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 1 | CNN

    ... and generous in extending helping hands. The town of Jaro comes to mind because friends Juliet and Dan Russell of Delano, California, requested recently that this writer attends the yearly celebration of Jaro Leyte Association, USA. The event was ...


  7. Webster, Merrill Mervyn "Bud"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Visalia Times-Delta

    Be the first to share your memories or express your condolences in the Guest Book for Merrill Mervyn "Bud" Webster. Merrill "Bud" Mervyn Webster April 11, 1931 - Oct. 19, 2015 Visalia Merrill "Bud" Webster was born on March 11, 1931 in Delano, CA to George and Mary Webster.


  8. 'Itliong Day' a victory for the Manongs, the Filipinos and Assemblyman BontaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 19, 2015 | CNN

    ... which practically became the template that succeeding labor movements had been patterned after. It was called the Delano Grape Strike initiated by some 1,500 Filipino farm workers starting in Sept. 8 that year. Unfortunately, outside of the Filipino ...


  9. LifeDojo Corporate Wellness Research Study Reveals Significant...Read the original story

    Oct 19, 2015 |

    ... the health of patients, all the while providing value. Komoto Healthcare first started as a community pharmacy in Delano, California. As demand for more specialized services increased, Komoto Healthcare expanded to provide specialized drug ...


  10. Recognized! - White House introduces Filipino American History MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2015 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    ... of Filipino Americans in the military who have fought for the United States and the Filipino American farm workers in Delano, California who helped change the labor movement in this country. This year, FANHS is celebrating three fifty-year ...


  11. Obama honors Fil-Am legacy in US defense, labor movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Weekend Balita

    ... also recognized the Fil-Ams who led the fight for better conditions and wages for Filipino and Mexican farmworkers in Delano, California in the '60s and early '70s. The three-hour event, hosted by The White House Initiative on Asian Americans and ...


  12. Tayaba, Lucille MartelRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2015 | Visalia Times-Delta

    ... she is survived by; Sally Tayaba-Blagg of Tulare, CA, Melanie Tayaba-Harper of Indian Wells, CA, Yolanda Tayaba of Delano, CA, Amanda Tayaba-Ochoa of Indio, CA, and Leilani Tayaba of Sacramento, CA. In addition, she is also survived by 8 ...


  13. For the recordRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... cents a kilowatt-hour. Grape strike: In the Sept. 27 California section, an article about the 50th anniversary of the Delano, Calif., grape strike gave Lorraine Agtang's age as 54. She is 64.


  14. 7-year-old girl missing from DelanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2015 |

    Officials with The Delano Police Department are trying to locate 7-year-old Melody Villareal since she was reported missing on Saturday morning. Delano officials say Villareal was last seen playing in the 2200-2300 block of Princeton Street across the street from her home, at about 9 a.m. She was reported missing to police at about 1:00 P.M and was last seen wearing a pink top.


  15. UFW -- Women Heroes in the ShadowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | The Huffington Post

    Fifty years ago on Mexico's Independence Day, September 16, 1965, the primarily Latino farm workers union joined the primarily Filipino agricultural workers union in the nation's first successful farm workers strike. Over the following five years, workers walked from the fields, Cesar Chavez repeatedly fasted and led a march across California from Delano to Sacramento.


  16. For the recordRead the original story

    Sep 28, 2015 | Los Angeles Times

    ... cents a kilowatt-hour. Grape strike: An article in the Sept. 27 California section about the 50th anniversary of the Delano, Calif., grape strike gave Lorraine Agtang's age as 54. She is 64. Probation foster care: An article in Sept. 28 Section A ...


  17. Hundreds mark anniversary of farmworkers' labor movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2015 | Cybercast News Service

    ... Cesar Chavez led to an international boycott and the creation of United Farm Workers. (AP Photo, George Brich, File) DELANO, Calif. (AP) - About 1,000 people gathered in California on Saturday to celebrate the 50th anniversary of the labor strike ...


  18. Farm workers celebrate anniversary of labor movement in DelanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    Paul F. Chavez, son of Cesar Chavez and president of the Cesar Chavez Foundation, speaks at the 50th anniversary of the Delano Grape Strike on Saturday, Sept. 26, 2015, in Delano.


  19. Grape strikers & boycotters mark 50 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2015 | El Observador

    26 just outside Delano at the farm workers' "Forty Acres" complex, now a National Historic Landmark.


  20. Former United Farm Workers volunteer looks back on Delano grape strike 50 years laterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2015 | The Fresno Bee

    ... Boss" on top of a truck along Highway 99 in 1966. It all started Sept. 8, 1965. Filipino farmworkers walked out on Delano grape growers to protest years of poor pay and working conditions. The strike lasted more than five years and grew to include ...


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