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RHBA Seeks Nominations for 2016 Hispanic Business Person of the Year

By Staff   The Rochester Hispanic Business Association is seeking nominations for its 2016 Hispanic Business Person of the year,...

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Puerto Rico Prepares for Fight Against More Cases of Zika Virus

By Staff   Puerto Rico is bracing itself for a fight against more cases of the mosquito-transmitted Zika virus. There are currently...

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Latinos Shine Bright During Oscars with Three Huge Victories Despite Perceived Lack of Diversity

This year’s Academy Awards were laden with controversy, particularly due to a dearth of African-American nominees in acting...

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RESOLVE to Hold Third Annual Resolutionary Awards Breakfast

By Staff   RESOLVE of Greater Rochester will hold its third annual Resolutionary Awards Breakfast April 7, from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m., at...

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Rochester Officials Discuss School Violence at Community Forum

By Staff   Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren, Police Chief Michael Ciminelli, city school district superintendent Linda Cimusz, and other...

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Cuomo says Access to HIV Treatment Critical for Youth

Gov. Andrew Cuomo wants minors to be able to get treatment for HIV without parental consent. Under current state law, people younger than...

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Two Latina Women Driving Factors in Recent Discovery of Gravitational Waves

One of the most important scientific discoveries in centuries was announced last week, and at the forefront of this momentous occasion are...

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Latinos de Corazon Presents “El Lenguaje Del Abanico”

Tricia Cruz-Irving and Berardo Jurado were recognized at an event titled “El Lenguaje Del Abanico,” and Cruz-Irving was awarded...

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NY Leads in Enrolling Hispanic Children in Health Insurance

Spanish Version Follows/Versión en Español adjunta Research links children’s health to school success. (U.S. Navy/Wikimedia...

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Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz Face Disconnect with Latino Voters

Just because Marco Rubio and Ted Cruz, two of the Republican Party’s presidential candidates, were born from foreign-born parents and...