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"I always enjoy showing my international friends around when they are in town," says the 32-year old pro, who was once named the Basque Country's "Sporstman of the Year." "During the Hossegor WSL event is when I get most of the calls. It's my favorite time of the year--September through October.
The verdict could test the peace that has settled in the Basque country since negotiations between the federal government and separatist movement Eta began nearly 10 years ago. The defendants' parents admit there was a fight but they question the motives of the prosecutors who have ramped up the ...

Last Saturday I had a game with my friend Igor in a little village called Gatzaga in the Basque Country. Igor is from Arasate (or Mondragon) and we've been buddies for a long time. He lived for a few years in Ireland; was arrested in France; tried to escape from prison; and served eight years inside. My visit to ...
The area in West Palm that flanks Dixie Highway has long been known as Antique Alley for the preponderance of antique and vintage furniture stores. As far as dining goes, it was a vast wasteland, until recently. Several new restaurants have popped up in the past couple of years and the latest, Basque in ...
Etched between France and Spain, and located between the western Pyrenees mountains and the Bay of Biscay, is Basque Country. Between 1911 and 1915, 18,547 Basque men from the Spanish side of the Pyrenees left their homeland, said Lisa Corcostegui. She is a local Basque who teaches her ...
Bar Biscay defies all of Mike Sula's expectations. The Spanish- and French-inspired restaurant “attempts to replicate a chic San Sebastian bar” with funky neon lighting, interesting libations, and “in-your-face flavors.” It starts with “hot and fluffy” fried manchego gougeres before moving onto larger plates, ...

GETARIA, Spain.—“Go on being uncommercial,” great American songwriter Jerome Kern advised a colleague. “There's a lot of money in it.” It's doubtful that the handful of wine producers along the jagged coast of Spain's Basque Country, tucked into the far northeast corner of Spain near the French border, ...
A turning point came in 1997 with the kidnapping and murder of the young politician Miguel Angel Blanco that provoked widespread anger and revulsion across Spain. In the Basque country, it led directly to the rise of the anti-Eta movement known as the “Spirit of Ermua”, named after Miguel's birthplace.
No one really tells you what to do when you first arrive at a sagardotegi, or traditional Basque cider house, especially if you don't speak Basque. You're simply given a glass, led to one of the long wooden tables in a vast room, and immediately served a plate of chorizo, followed by a cod omelet. It's left up to ...
Basque parishioners from St. Nicholas Catholic Church in Rupert started the Basque Festival Dinner in 1958. They started the event as a way to support the Church and the newly established St. Nicholas Catholic School. The event was so popular that it outgrew the parish hall and was eventually moved to ...
The Nugget Sparks is gifting the Basque Sheepherder statue valued at $250,000 to the university. The bronze statue that is outside the casino on Nugget Avenue and Victorian Plaza Circle in Sparks was commissioned by former casino owner John Ascuaga in 1998. It was done by sculptor and painter, ...
Real estate agencies are refusing to rent properties to refugees and migrants in Basque Country, northern Spain, the SOS Racismo association has said in a report. It added that there had been at least about 30 cases of discrimination in Victoria. In Bilbao, a group of Moroccan women has taken part in a ...
RUPERT — St. Nicholas Church and School are having their annual Basque Festival on Saturday, March 17, at the Rupert Elks Lodge, 85 S. 200 W. A Basque dinner will be served family-style from 6 to 8:30 p.m. The meal will include roasted leg of lamb, rice, garbanzo beans with chorizos, green salad ...
It's purpose is to engage in educational, literary and scientific endeavors for the advancement of Basque culture, customs and traditions in the local area. In addition, it set out to host fundraising events to be used for charitable purposes in cultural, educational, recreational and civic spheres, according to the ...
After killing 829 people and injuring hundreds more over the course of 43 years, with most of its remaining members behind bars, a 2011 ceasefire that effectively ended its armed activities, and a new social reality to contend with, ETA admits that it has become increasingly irrelevant as an actor in Basque ...
The 34th annual National Cowboy Poetry Gathering wrapped up in Elko over the weekend. Its theme focused on herding cultures, with a heavy emphasis on Basque people. Our News Director Michelle Billman spoke with two Basque performers who were highlighted during the festival.
A few blocks inland, in the Tabakalera international culture centre, more exquisite snacks are served at another manifestation of Basque cooking might, the gala presentation of the Basque Culinary World Prize. Media and catering celebrities include Joan Maria Arzak: old hand of the Basque new wave, ...

“As the nation's only Basque museum, the Basque Museum & Cultural Center was presented with the rare opportunity to create an unprecedented display of Basque history, language and culture to open the exhibit at Ellis Island. It's an honor to continue to share this information with the public to make them ...
University Libraries at the University of Nevada, Reno invites members of the University and northern Nevada communities to experience two unique and intimate events showcasing Basque Improvised Poetry on Friday, Jan. 26 at the Jon Bilbao Basque Library and William A. Douglass Center for Basque ...
CNN recently published a deep-dive into Boise Basque heritage in its “Peek inside Boise, Idaho's vibrant Basque community” article. Author Lilit Marcus details Boise's Basque Block and describes what makes Boise's Basque neighborhood different from other such communities in the United States.
(CNN) — Some U.S. cities have become practically synonymous with the ethnic and religious groups who have settled there, such as the proud Irish Americans of Boston's "Southie" neighborhood (see also: every Wahlberg brothers project) and the Cuban Americans of Miami who fled their native island ...
People dance an authentic Basque style dance for guests at the Caldwell Basque Charity Dinner Jan. 14, 2017, at the Caldwell Events Center. Chris Bronson/IPT. Basque Dinner. Buy Now. People eat an authentic Basque dinner and watch dances during the Caldwell Basque Charity Dinner on Jan.
People eat an authentic Basque dinner and watch dances during the Caldwell Basque Charity Dinner on Jan. 14, 2017, at the Caldwell Events Center. ... The men decided to put together a fundraiser for the family with a traditional Basque dance at a church in Caldwell. “From there it just grew,” said Ray ...
But in spite of cider's recent popularity boost, New York City (and, in fact, the United States as a whole) has long lacked a cider taproom experience like the ones found in the Basque region of Spain, where visitors can sample natural and unfiltered ciders made on-site, paired with dishes that highlight the ...
It's this small but influential region that has captured the inspiration of Zoko 822 executive chef Ryan Martin, who's looking to bring a taste of Basque to Grand Rapids. Martin, who most recently captained the kitchen at Osteria Rossa, and his team took a whirlwind taste-testing trip through the region to ...
In this Saturday's matchup between Bayonne and Biarritz is a local derby in the Basque country featuring two clubs that have been around for many decades. Biarritz Olympique Pays Basque was founded in 1913, and many fans will recognize the club as where former USA wing Taku Ngwenya played for ...
Aurtenetxe was previously a regular for Athletic Bilbao and featured in the 2012 Uefa Europa League final. Dubbed 'Basque Jon' by supporters because of his impressive displays lately, Aurtenetxe has quickly become a fans' favourite. He had to be patient waiting for his debut but has been a regular in the ...
PARIS — The Basque separatist group ETA on Saturday gave French authorities a list of eight caches where police found weapons, ammunition and explosives — a crucial move toward disarmament and a definitive end to its decades-long violent struggle to carve out a homeland on the French-Spanish ...
People eat an authentic Basque dinner and watch dances during the Caldwell Basque Charity Dinner on Jan. 14, 2017, at the Caldwell Events Center. ... The men decided to put together a fundraiser for the family with a traditional Basque dance at a church in Caldwell. “From there it just grew,” said Ray ...
BARCELONA, Spain — Fernando Torres' first goal in the Spanish league this season gave Atletico Madrid a hard-fought 1-0 win over Alaves on Saturday and lifted the club into second place behind Barcelona. Torres broke the deadlock five minutes after going on in the 69th with Atletico's attack stifled by ...
Taught by Gerald Hirigoyen of Piperade, the class was a demonstration of cuisine from the Basque region, which was fitting, considering I only just learned what Basque food was a few months ago. For the trip, we scored an Audi from Audi on Demand, who deliver the car to your door. It's kind of like those ...
The creator of one of the central San Joaquin Valley's most recognizable food products has passed away. Raymond Ylarregui, founder of the Basque Company in Madera, died Dec. 5. He was 87. Born in Ichaso, Spain, Mr. Ylarregui immigrated to the United States in 1954 to work in the family's sheep ...
We ended up in San Sebastian by happenstance. After committing to two weeks in southern France, my wife and I discovered that friends were planning a simultaneous two-week trip to Barcelona and parts south. We needed a compromise destination, and San Sebastian, rubbing against the French border ...
A large crowd amassed in the central Paris suburb of Montparnasse on Saturday, holding banners reading "Peace in the Basque Country," and calling on the French government to send prisoners home. ETA killed more than 850 people during a bloody, decades-long campaign to carve out an independent ...
A Swiss federal court has dismissed an asylum appeal by Nekane Txapartegi, convicted in Spain of supporting the Basque separatist group ETA. It said she was now free to stay in Switzerland after Madrid dropped her sentence. On Friday, the Swiss Federal Administrative Courtexternal link in St Gallen ...
A Basque Banquet, Now With Music!… A Basq Kitchen has been presenting occasional boarding house style Sunday suppers, and the next ...
The Basque Country, where Eta separatists used violence in a campaign for independence from Spain, is in a predicament over Catalonia's standoff with Madrid ...
More than 40,000 people have rallied in the northern Spanish city of Bilbao in anger at Spain's direct rule of Catalonia. The Basque Country ...
GUERNICA, Spain — Deep in the hills of the Basque region, in northern Spain, Luis Iriondo tapped a bridge with his walking stick. Mr. Iriondo ...
BERLIN (AP) — German authorities say two suspected members of the Basque separatist group ETA have been arrested in Berlin. Police and ...
It's this small but influential region that has captured the inspiration of Zoko 822 executive chef Ryan Martin, who's looking to bring a taste of Basque to Grand Rapids. Martin, who most recently captained the kitchen at Osteria Rossa, and his team took a whirlwind taste-testing trip through the region to ...
But in spite of cider's recent popularity boost, New York City (and, in fact, the United States as a whole) has long lacked a cider taproom experience like the ones found in the Basque region of Spain, where visitors can sample natural and unfiltered ciders made on-site, paired with dishes that highlight the ...
A boarding house for three decades beginning in 1910, the home built by Basque immigrants Ambrose and Maria Elorriaga is now Jordan ...
It was always composed of communities that really identified more as Catalan or Basque or Galician or something else than as Spanish.
While the classic Basque restaurant Louis' Basque Corner has been in the Reno area since 1967, the historic place is attracting new crowds ...
SAN SEBASTIAN — Competition frontrunner “Pororoca,” Co-production Forum standout “My Tender Matador” and Films in Progress winner ...
A referendum Sunday will ask residents in the northeastern region if they want a Catalonia free from Spanish rule. In the Basque region, nearly ...
SAN SEBASTIAN — The strength of the Basque industry as a potential co-production partner for Basque Country shoots will be seen, when ...
A Basque arborglyph found outside Boise, Idaho. Researchers are cataloging this record of American immigrant experience, etched into trees ...
San Juan de Gaztelugatxe is a Basque church in Spain— and the site of ... monastery, near the village of Bakio in the Basque region of Spain.


 

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