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Report – NBC Bay Area

As more adults continue to be vaccinated against COVID-19, infection rates are dropping across the country. But according to new figures from the American Academy of Pediatrics, COVID-19 infections in children remain stubbornly constant. At Live Oak Park in Santa Clara, kites fly on a Friday night and families walk …

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‘Speak with your heart and they will listen to you’: Bay Area organizers discuss their experiences as gender-marginalized activists

As society fights for collective liberation, people must come forward for all members of their community, according to speakers at Friday’s gender and justice summit. Hosted by the Stanford Women’s Community Center (WCC) with support from the Centers for Equity, Community, and Leadership, the event featured keynote speaker Dominique Jackson …

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Layoffs surface in Bay Area despite job resumption

SAN JOSE – Several San Francisco Bay Area companies – including some tech companies – have revealed layoffs affecting hundreds of workers, further downsizing that flies in the face of recent reports of job gains jobs in the area, according to official state government reports. Lumentum, Boston Scientific, Hitachi Vantara, …

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NFL Draft 2021: 2 Bay Area natives selected in the 1st round

(KRON) – Bay Area, represent! Two talented Bay Area athletes have been selected in the first round of the 2021 NFL Draft. The California top pick on Thursday was Alijah Vera-Tucker, from Oakland. NFL Draft 2021: 49ers choose new quarterback Trey Lance Originally from Oakland, Alijah Vera-Tucker goes 14 to …

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Bay Area Renaissance Festival moves to Dade City | New

DADE CITY – Listen, listen: The show will go on. The Bay Area Renaissance Festival has moved to the ancient forest of Withlacoochee River Park, 12449 Withlacoochee Blvd., Dade City. In partnership with Pasco County Parks, Recreation and Natural Resources, event planners are organizing what is known as a “once …

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