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Driving across the Junipero Serra Freeway (I-280), the huge statue of a man pointing across the freeway is that of ... [Read more]

There is no statewide registry of all the fictitious names in California. However, the California Secretary of State maintains a ... [Read more]

On Location in Santa Cruz County is an extensive list of films shot entirely or partially in Santa Cruz County. ... [Read more]

The Filoli estate, located in Woodside California, is a property of the National Trust for Historic Preservation.

Filoli was the ... [Read more]

The first African-American U.S. Governor was Lawrence Douglas Wilder. Wilder was elected on November 7th, 1989 to serve as Governor ... [Read more]

MonthFlowerModern Birthstone

JanuaryCarnationgarnet

FebruaryIrisamethyst
MarchDaffodilaquamarine
April Daisydiamond
MayLily-of-the-Valleyemerald
JuneRosemoonstone or alexandrite
JulySunflowerruby
AugustGladiolusperidot
SeptemberAstersapphire
OctoberSnapdragonopal or tourmaline
NovemberChrysanthemumtopaz or ... [Read more]

"Fool me once, shame on you;
fool me twice, shame on me."

According to Random House's Dictionary of Popular Proverbs ... [Read more]

Title of Ernest Hemingway's 1940 novel about the Spanish Civil War.

see Did You Know File for "No Man ... [Read more]

The Fair and Accurate Credit Transactions Act of 2003 allows consumers to request and obtain a free credit report once ... [Read more]