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Chinese dignitaries visit schools in East San Jose
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Chinese dignitaries visit schools in East San Jose »

May 19th, 1999

By Yolanda Reynolds

Photos By Mary Andrade

Last Monday, 55 distinguished visitors from mainland China visited Silicon Valley. The group

Frustrated Alum Rock parents speak out on sick-outs
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Frustrated Alum Rock parents speak out on sick-outs »

April 28th, 1999

By Yolanda Reynolds

“I don’t understand the sickouts, the children are suffering,” said ACORN spokeswoman Yvonne Vasquez. She announced that

Countywide Violence Prevention Program inches towards implementation
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Countywide Violence Prevention Program inches towards implementation »

March 31, 1999

By Yolanda Reynolds

“Are we selling our children to Budweiser and Miller — we should be telling our children it

Will the Education Reform ultimately help or hurt our children 
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Will the Education Reform ultimately help or hurt our children  »

March 24, 1999

By Yolanda Reynolds

Reform of education is on the mind of the entire community, including parents, teachers, students and almost

Historic events in Chiapas catapult lawyer/ publisher Avendaño to seek “justice, dignity and democracy” for indigenous people
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Historic events in Chiapas catapult lawyer/ publisher Avendaño to seek “justice, dignity and democracy” for indigenous people »

March 10, 1999

By Yolanda Reynolds

A noted Chiapaneco, newsman and “accidental” politician, Amado Avendaño, was in San Jose last week. Avendaño has

“Reduce overcrowding in Alum Rock schools, build a new school” – ACORN
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“Reduce overcrowding in Alum Rock schools, build a new school” – ACORN »

February 17, 1999

By Yolanda Reynolds

ACORN (Association of Community Organizations for Reform Now) held a ‘rally for a new school’ to alleviate

Pacific Bell awards grants to Mayfair community base organizations
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Pacific Bell awards grants to Mayfair community base organizations »

January 27, 1999

By Yolanda Reynolds

Photos by Mary Andrade

Last Thursday, Mexican Heritage Corporation officials proudly announced a grant of $100,000 from

Newly elected Governor Gray Davis highlights education in his visit in San Jose
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Newly elected Governor Gray Davis highlights education in his visit in San Jose »

January 20, 1999

By Yolanda Reynolds

Photos by Mary Andrade

Last Friday our newly elected California governor, Gray Davis came to San Jose

Centuries old tradition captured in a recently published book
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Centuries old tradition captured in a recently published book »

September 2, 1998

By Yolanda Reynolds

Photos by Carlota Roa

People are interested in the fascinating and age old tradition of the Día

Valley Medical Center assures access to health care to present and future generations
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Valley Medical Center assures access to health care to present and future generations »

October 28, 1998

By Yolanda Reynolds

Healthy Families program available to low income county residents

The dedication of the new wing of the