Category: Featured News, State/National News

Immigrant Parents Anguished After Being Forcefully Separated From Their Children

According to NBC News, Attorney General Jeff Sessions made an announcement regarding an objective to criminally prosecute every single...

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Goya Foods Gives $75,000 and 2,800 Pounds of Food to Lehman Center for Performing Arts

The largest Hispanic owned food company in the United States, Goya Foods, awarded a large check in support of the Latino Concert Series at...

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Committee to Present Review of Special Ed Policies to RCSD School Board

By Staff – A committee has been appointed to review the Rochester City School District’s policies on special education, and...

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Trump Administration Reverses Protections For Hondurans, Forces Return After Nearly Two Decades

An uncertain future inevitably lies ahead for thousands of Hondurans who, after seeking refuge in the United States from Hurricane Mitch...

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Center for Teen Empowerment to Host “8th Annual Community Luncheon”

By Staff – The Center for Teen Empowerment will host its “8th Annual Community Luncheon” on Thursday, May 3, from 11:30 a.m. to...

Education Secretary Julia Keleher visits students at a school in Catano, Puerto Rico in March. PHOTO: NBC News

Bilingual Preschools Improve Academic Performance, But Few Schools Offer Them

Children who attend preschool programs are more prepared for school compared to those who don’t attend preschool. According to a 2017...

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Ibero’s 50th Anniversary Gala to Feature DWTS Winner, Recognize Award Recipients

By Staff-   “Dancing with the Stars” winner Jose Rene “J.R.” Martinez will serve as keynote speaker during the Ibero...

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Debt Is Taking A Toll On Millennials’ Net Worth, Report Shows

The net worth of the millennial generation is taking a hard blow. Student loan debt has long been a problem for millennials what with...

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Missing Mexican Film Students Abducted, Killed in Gruesome Case of Mistaken Identity

In mid-March, three film students from Universidad de Medios Audiovisuales went missing without a trace. Now, authorities and the...

Puerto Rico Awarded $18.5 Billion in HUD Funding

After September’s Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico is still struggling to rebuild its housing stock and infrastructure. But thanks to the...