• The Visit Oakland team stands in front of the destination’s first “selfie wall” at the Oakland Marriott City Center in Downtown. Photo Credit: Visit Oakland

    VISIT OAKLAND LAUNCHES $25K PUBLIC MURAL GRANT 

    Inaugural 2017 – 18 Program to Encourage Public Art in Oakland  Oakland, CA — Visit Oakland, the city’s official destination marketing organization, is proud to announce the creation of the Visit OaklandPublic Mural Grant Program(PMGP) that will offer anywhere between $500 to $5K per project. Visit Oakland has allocated a...
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    Los Toons and Anáhuac Films Join Forces to Produce “Los Toons” for Univision

    Los Toons is partnering with Anáhuac Films on the 2D animated specials “Los Toons” for Univision Network that will be viewed in the U.S. and Mexico. Higher Birth Rate for Hispanics in the U.S. When women, on average, have more than two children, the population grows, as opposed to...
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    Justice Department settles U.S. Worker Discrimination claims against New Mexico farm 

    WASHINGTON – The Justice Department announced on Tuesday May 23rd that it has reached a settlement agreement with Carrillo Farm Labor, LLC (Carrillo Farm), an onion farm in Deming, New Mexico.  The settlement resolves the department’s investigation of complaints that Carrillo Farm discriminated against U.S. citizens due to a...
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    Latino Outdoors: Bridging Barriers to the Wilderness Through Community Outreach

    Founder of Latino Outdoors Continues to Push for Latino Communities to Go Explore Nature Arturo Hilario El Observador Hiking brings people together, and one man used this idea to plant the roots of environmentalist education and community wellness into one of the least represented groups in outdoor recreation. José...
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    THE RITA MORENO CALIFORNIA HIGH SCHOOL MUSICAL HONORS ANNOUNCES 2017 WINNERS


    Winners in the ‘Lead Actor in a Musical’ and ‘Lead Actress in a Musical’ categories to be sent to The National High School Musical Theatre Awards in New York City where they will perform on a Broadway stage before industry experts and compete for scholarship opportunities to New York University’s prestigious Tisch...
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    Why California must defy Trump on immigration

    Editor’s Note: This op-ed first appeared in The San Francisco Chronicle on May 20, 2017 Kevin de León Here’s what we learned about Ruben Navarrette Jr. from his May 16 column: He thinks we shouldn’t protect hardworking undocumented residents from President Trump’s mass-deportation machine because it is like kicking...
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    ¡Vamos a Gozar!

    The Color Run Dream Tour, Presented by Lay’s in San Jose Saturday, May 27 8:00 AM Arena green East—Guadalupe River Park 340 West Saint John Street San Jose, CA 95110 Tickets: Team | $34.99 Individual | $39.99 More info at http://www.thecolorrun.com/locations/san-jose...
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    Una tormenta perfecta

    Por José López Zamorano La Red Hispana La trágica muerte de la joven promesa del béisbol, José Fernández, así como de dos de sus amigos, Eduardo Rivero y Emilio Jesús Macías, es un triste recordatorio de las innumerables vidas que se pierden en el mar por ignorar las reglas...
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    Calendar 5.26

    FanimeCon 2017 Friday May 26, 2017 / 9am Convention Center 150 W San Carlos St San Jose, CA www.fanime.com SPUR: Exploring San Jose’s Trail Network Friday May 26, 2017 / 4pm Bicycle tour San Jose, CA Free for SPUR members Durst Case Scenario Friday May 26, 2017 / 8pm...