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Thursday 22 February 2018
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Category: Education, Featured News, State/National News, Top Stories

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Number Of Latina Teachers On The Rise, U.S. Classrooms More Inclusive

A growing number of Latinas are going into teaching, new research shows, and they’re having a positive impact on the country’s...

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Protesters Rally For Justice In Jayson Negron Shooting

The fatal shooting of 15-year-old Jayson Negron rocked the Bridgeport community, particularly because an officer of the law was responsible...

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Website Provides Platform For Puerto Rico’s Entrepreneurs In Hope Of Economic Recovery

The aftermath of Hurricane Maria has been felt heavily by Puerto Rican natives for the past two months, but renewed efforts to rebuild have...

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U.S. Military Aid Pulled From Puerto Rico Despite Remaining Damage

The U.S. government is pulling emergency aid from Puerto Rico seven weeks after initial deployment in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria....

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Mayor Lovely Warren Wins Re-Election; Democrats Victorious in Local Races

By Staff –   Democratic Mayor Lovely Warren easily won re-election on Nov. 7, defeating four of her political...

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Ibero CEO Asks Community to Assist Puerto Rican Families Affected by Hurricane Maria

By Edy Toribio Rosenfeld –   Ibero American Action League CEO Hilda Rosario-Escher, in a press conference recently, talked about...

The Debate Over ‘Latinx': Inclusive Term Or Forcible Neutralization Of Identity?

In the year since Donald Trump was elected President, the Hispanic community has found itself at the forefront of many a debate and...

Puerto Rico After Hurricane Maria: Looking to Renewable Energy Sources

After taking a direct hit from Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico’s second largest solar farm is still being put back together. More than...

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DePaul Seeks Community Support for “Holiday Helpers Program”

By Staff –   With the holiday season fast approaching, DePaul, a not-for-profit human service agency based in Gates, is seeking...

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House of Mercy to Recognize First “World Day of the Poor”

By Staff –   The House of Mercy, an anti-poverty mission and homeless shelter, will hold a series of events in response to Pope...