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Theft of Basque Sheepherder Plaques Helps Prompt New Bill

Robert Lopez, Writer

April 29, 2013

The high-profile theft of bronze plaques from the National Monument to the Basque Sheepherder in 2011 has helped prompt a new bill by Nevada lawmakers that would stiffen penalties for stealing scrap metal. The theft of the five pla...

A Basque in the News — Literally

Robert Lopez, Writer

April 13, 2013

Veteran journalist Louis Amestoy writes for The Bakersfield Californian,

Kern County Basque Book Gets Great Review

March 15, 2013

  The strong work ethic that has been a hallmark of Basque immigrants is recognized in a glowing review about the book "The Basques of Kern County" that was recently published in Bakersfield Californian. The book...

Kern County Basque history highlighted in new book

January 26, 2013

The history of the many Basques in Kern County has been painstakingly recreated by authors and researchers Steve Bass and George Ansolabehere, who recently published their work in a book, "The Basques of Kern County." The b...

Jaime Brown 1993 – 2012: Dedicated to perpetuating her culture

December 17, 2012

Jaime Brown was familiar to everyone who attended Udaleku, the two-week youth camps held every summer to perpetuate the Basque culture. “She went to just about every one they had,” her mother, Jeannette Brown, recalled ...

The latest Rose Queen is Basque!

October 25, 2012

Vanessa Manjarrez, 17, of Pasadena, who was crowned Rose Queen today, is of Basque heritage. She is a member of the Basque dance group Gauden Bat of Chino. Manjarrez was one of seven girls selected for the Rose Court from ...

Basque Festival in Las Vegas area a foodie’s delight

October 7, 2012

The Las Vegas Basque festival is known for its wonderful food -- paella, barbecued lamb and a delicious salad are always on the menu. Their chorizos are to die for, and their homemade sangria or picon punch are a great addition to the afternoon. This year's festival o...

Piperade Basque Restaurant Celebrates 10 years

Robert Lopez, Writer

September 4, 2012

Piperade, a San Francisco restaurant owned by renowned Basque chef Gerald Hirigoyen, is celebrating 10 years years in business

Basque Pala Games among the Fun in Boise This Weekend

July 27, 2012

Women and Pelota in BoiseThis weekend in Boise will be full of Basque festivities, as the annual San Inazio Festival gets underway. Among the weekend's activities are men and women pilota competitions in the Boise fronton in the ground floor of Anduiza's old boardinghouse. Basque women keep up their cultur...

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