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San Francisco Basques to celebrate Nafarroa

November 1, 2011

The Basque Educational Organization is sponsoring the Day of Navarra – Nafarroaren Eguna -- with lectures and activities all related to the region where many of California’s Basque immigrants originated. The event, to be he...

Team USA Pelota Players Win Silver Medals at Pan Am Games

October 27, 2011

Three Team USA Basque Pelota players won silver medals Thursday afternoon on the final day of handball competition at the 2011 Pan American Games. In 36-meter doubles action, brothers Tony Huarte and Josetxu Huarte came up short in their battle for a gold medal against a powerful Mexican duo of Jorge Alcantar...

Team USA Pelota Squad Looks to Advance to Medal Round at Pan Am Games

October 23, 2011

After opening with a series of wins and some tough losses, the Team USA Basque Pelota players will be battling to advance to the medal rounds at the 2011 Pan American Games being held in Mexico. Roger Etchevers and Roberto H...

Etchevers, Huarte Win Opening Pelota Matches at Pan Am Games

October 21, 2011

The Team USA pelota squad got off to a good start Friday morning when Roger Etchevers and Roberto Huarte won their opening matches at the 2011 Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico. With their wins, both U.S. players will face...

Team USA Pelota Squad to Begin Matches at Pan American Games

October 20, 2011

The United States pelota team, which includes several Basque players who honed their skills in last year's World Championships, will begin competing Friday at the 2011 Pan American Games in Guadalajara, Mexico. The Basque Amer...

Inside Berri Txarrak’s Venice Beach Bash

October 19, 2011

Members of the popular Basque rock band Berri Txarrak capped their stay in Venice Beach with a party for their soon-to-be released album titled Haria, or thread in English. Click on the video above to check out scenes from the list...

Berri Txarrak Previews New Album at Listening Party

October 7, 2011

Berri Txarrak, the popular rock group from the Basque Country, held a listening party at the Venice Beach home of well-known music producer Ross Robinson, where the group has been recording its soon-to-be-released seventh album. Robinson, who earned fame producing mu...

Great Food is a Highlight at Las Vegas Festival

October 5, 2011

By Nancy Zubiri They left the Basque Country years ago to stake out their fortunes playing jai-alai around the world. For some of them, their last stop was Las Vegas. Today, the jai-alai matches at the MGM Hotel are long gone, but the f...

Zagat Names Piperade Top ‘Spanish-Basque’ Restaurant in Bay Area

September 25, 2011

Zagat has named Chef Gerald Hirigoyen's Piperade restaurant as the top "Spanish/Basque" restaurant in the San Francisco Bay area. Piperade was rated number one among five "Best Spanish/Basque Bay Area Restaurants" singled out by ...

Basque Rockers Recording Album in L.A.

September 19, 2011

By Nancy Zubiri Berri Txarrak, possibly the biggest name in Basque rock, has brought its brand of music to one of the hippest neighborhoods in Los Angeles. The group is working with well-known music producer Ross Robinson, staying at his plush oceanfront home in Venice Beach, where...

Patty Miller and Boise Basque Museum to Receive Awards

September 13, 2011

Patty Miller, director of Boise's Basque Museum and Cultural Center, is among several people and institutions whose accomplishments will be honored by the Idaho State Historical Society. Miller is a pillar in Idaho's Basque community. She and ...

Basque Village at the Los Angeles County Fair

September 11, 2011

Basque culture will be in the spotlight at the Los Angeles County Fair Sept. 16, 17 and 18. The Basque Village is a weekend-long exhibition of food, song, dance and merchandise. The event is being organized by Evelyne Ustarroz, a publ...

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