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A Collapsing Venezuela Threatens U.S., Pence Says

During a visit to Colombia, Vice President Mike Pence said that the United States would aid Venezuela both economically and politically....

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American Diplomats Return From Cuba After Suffering Strange Ailments

American ambassadors to Cuba were the victims of what The Washington Post is calling a “covert sonic weapon.” In 2016, a number...

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Despite Exodus, These Young Puerto Rican Entrepreneurs Are Going Home

In the last few years, Puerto Rico has suffered from a massive public debt crisis — the territory is currently struggling to pay off...

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Marisol Ramos-López, City Rec Commissioner, Named Grand Marshal of 2017 Puerto Rican Festival Parade

By Staff –   Marisol Ramos-López, commissioner of Rochester’s Recreation and Youth Services Department, was designated...

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Ibero American Action League President Named to State Council on Women and Girls

By Staff –   Gov. Andrew Cuomo has created New York state’s first Council on Women and Girls, and Ibero American...

Child Care Council received the Project of the Year award at the recent NAFCC conference in Alabama. Pictured (from left to right): Hector Santiago; Council CEO Barbara-Ann Mattle; Linda Schumacher, NAFCC accreditation council chair; provider Carmen Gonzalez; Lynne Fisher; Ed Maier; and provider Juanita Sanchez.

Child Care Council Receives NAFCC Award for Increasing Number of Latino Providers

By Staff –   The National Association for Family Child Care (NAFCC) has recently presented its Accreditation Facilitation...

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Study: Latino Americans Will Soon Make Up 25% Of Economic Growth

Latinos are essential contributors to the ever changing U.S. economy — and this is a trend that will continue to gain momentum. This...

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Victims of San Antonio Human Trafficking Nightmare Share Their Stories

Early in the morning on Sunday, July 23, police discovered a gruesome scene at a San Antonio Wal-Mart parking lot: a truck packed full of...

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Rochester Public Market Celebrates Latino Night

By Edy Toribio Rosenfeld –   Spanish Version Follows/Versión en español adjunta –  As the sun went down and the moon...

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22,000 Animal Rights Supporters Call For Closure of Puerto Rico Zoo

The ongoing economic crisis in Puerto Rico hasn’t just put pressure on Puerto Rico’s healthcare system, infrastructure, and...