Wednesday 12 December 2018
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Category: Hot News, Local News, Top Stories

Rose Mary Villarrubia-Izzo pictured here with her family. 
From left to right, Carlos Santiago(son), Rose Mary, Dan Izzo (husband), 
and Robert Santiago (son).

LaVoz Sits Down With Rose Mary Villarrubia-Izzo

Spanish version follows/Versión en Español Adjunta Rochester LaVoz had the opportunity to speak with Rose Mary Villarubia-Izzo, a...

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IBERO Aims High with Latino Youth Mentoring Program

By Rodney Brown   The Ibero American Action League (IAAL) has adopted an evidence-based mentoring program, aimed at addressing the...

Report GRASA

Report: 14,000 Kids Lack Access to After-School Programming

By Staff   A report released by the Greater Rochester After-School Alliance (GRASA) found only 5,932 city kids have access to...


Rochester Now Has a 24-Hour, Dual Language Radio Station

Holiday traveling can be a real bear. According to data from the U.S. Department of Transportation, only around 6% of holiday trips involve...


Vargas Resigns RCSD, Balance of Power a Key Issue

By Rodney Brown   Tuesday, Rochester City School District Superintendent Bolgen Vargas announced he will resign his post effective at...

Mobile shopping

New Research Shows That Hispanics are More Likely to Purchase from Mobile Devices

Recent market studies have shown a notable trend of Hispanic-Americans making more purchases on their mobile devices than other ethnic...


Justice Department Sues Gates-Chili District Over Student’s Service Dog

By Staff   The U. S. Justice Department has filed a lawsuit against the Gates-Chili Central School District for refusing to permit a...

Dangerous accident during work

Recent Study Exposes the Disturbing Plight of Latino Workers in America

The harsh realities of the industries that employ many Latino workers are leading to shockingly high rates of injury and death, according...


AAvia Foundation: Bi-Cultural Devotion Making a Difference

By: Suellen Pineda, RDN, CDN Many would agree that our society needs more people who are genuinely willing to help others. Highly...

hispanic month

City Announces Hispanic Heritage Month Events

The city of Rochester’s Hispanic Heritage Committee has announced the following events, which have been scheduled to celebrate Hispanic...