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San Fernando

(Spanish san fɛrˈnando)
n
1. (Placename) a port in Trinidad and Tobago, on Trinidad on the Gulf of Paria: the second-largest town in the country. Pop: 55 149 (2000)
2. (Placename) an inland port in W Venezuela, on the Apure River. Pop: 84 180 (latest est). Official name: San Fernando de Apure
3. (Placename) a port in SW Spain, on the Isla de León SE of Cádiz; site of an arsenal (founded 1790) and of the most southerly observatory in Europe. Pop: 88 490 (2003 est)
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For information on upcoming performances by the San Fernando Valley Banjo Band, call (818) 885-8004.
SAN FERNANDO - Three-year-old Diana Benkovic had waited two days to rejoin her friends at her Head Start preschool, one of 26 in the San Fernando and Santa Clarita valleys closed down earlier this week by a bureaucratic glitch.
SAN FERNANDO - In a last-ditch effort to save the Latin American Civic Association - the San Fernando Valley's largest provider of Head Start programs - a handful of activists met Saturday to plot out the organization's future even as hundreds of its employees applied for new jobs.
The whole league is better this year and it's better for everyone when it comes to playoff seedings,'' San Fernando coach Tom Hernandez said.
A resident of San Fernando since the 1940s, Boswell died at home on July 31 from complications of emphysema and cancer.
shift at the San Fernando Police Department, where he volunteers as a reserve officer.
Courthouse: North Valley District, San Fernando Courthouse, 900 Third St.
San Fernando High pulled out all the stops Saturday night in its bid for a City Section-record 11th consecutive team wrestling title.
San Fernando High School and Galpin Ford were honored Wednesday by the Economic Alliance of the San Fernando Valley for their successful partnership that has put dozens of teens on the path to good careers.
Dwarfed at times by fast-food restaurants, strip malls and tract homes, historical sites in the San Fernando Valley are easy to miss.
SAN FERNANDO -- As heat records collapsed under scalding temperatures this summer, swimmers here could only sweat -- and fret.

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