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Chico

(chē`kō), city (1990 pop. 40,079), Butte co., N Calif., in a region noted for its almond and walnut production; inc. 1872. Olives, kiwi fruit, grain, and nursery stock are also grown, and cattle are raised. Principal manufactures are processed foods, aircraft parts, and beer. California State Univ. Chico is there. Lassen Volcanic National ParkLassen Volcanic National Park,
106,372 acres (43,081 hectares), N Calif., at the southern end of the Cascade Range. Proclaimed as Lassen Peak and Cinder Cone national monuments in 1907, the two were incorporated into a new national park in 1916.
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And Chico, also, 55, joked: "We're that close that we can take part in the Games' closing ceremony and still be back at work that night.
He prescribed the drugs and told me to gradually redefine my relationship with Chico - and it seems to have worked.
Chico, who's on the X Factor tour, slept with 30 WOMEN a week while stripping but gave up the lifestyle after finding God.
Last night, a spokesman for the ex-stripper said: 'We are now looking after Chico and he hopes to become a star after appearing on the show.
Chico - famed for his catchphrase "It's Chico time" - said he saw the light after cheating death in a 60ft cliff plunge in South Africa.
Film-maker Helen said: 'I met Chico at the Cannes Film Festival three years ago and we got on like a house on fire.
Chico exclusively told the Razz: "I opened Party in the Park for Lionel and met him during a few shows.
But Chico, born in Wales and raised in Morocco, is expected to top the charts in the New Year from the huge following he has won among kids of all ages before he polled fewer votes than rivals Shayne, Brenda, Journey South and Andy on Saturday.
Chico notched his first victory in eight starts going back to his June 3 JetHawks debut, pitching seven shutout innings in an 11-1 victory over the San Jose Giants, a performance that earned him the California League's Pitcher of the Week honors for July 18-24.
But Chico stepped in with his own recipe that he always takes when he has a cold.
In betting-speak that meant get your proverbials on Chico to go because he had been a walking embarrassment all series.
Chico - exposed in last week's People as a sex addict who had countless romps with girl fans - sang Rod Stewart's Do Ya Think I'm Sexy?