• Smart Home: Is the Time Right?

    Shelly Palmer  Since we first met the Jetsons on September 23, 1962, the idea of a smart home has enthralled us. In the 56 years since the show’s premiere, technology has advanced in ways Hanna-Barbera could never have dreamed of, yet we’re no closer to a world where Rosie...
  • “NAMI” Una luz de esperanza para personas con padecimientos mentales

    Mario Jiménez Castillo El Observador NAMI por sus siglas en inglés, es la Alianza Nacional para Enfermedades Mentales. Esta organización sin fines de lucro fue fundada en el año 1975 y cuenta con representación en todos los Estados de la Unión Americana. El propósito principal de NAMI, es el...
  • Q&A: Michael Peña and the Birth of the Drug War

    One of the Leads of Netflix’s Spinoff of Colombia Drug Drama “Narcos” Talks About the Move to Mexico and the 1980s Arturo Hilario El Observador The term “narcos” has become synonymous with the seedy and violent world of the drug cartels in Latin America, and most recently Mexico. Within...
  • Groups Claim Proposed Green-Card Rules Favor Wealthy Immigrants

    Three Weeks Left for Public Comment Suzanne Potter California News Service SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Monday November 19 was National Public Comment Day – part of a campaign responding to President Donald Trump’s proposal to make it harder for working-class, legal immigrants to get a green card. Only three weeks...
  • Mexican Cheese is Hot Right Now: A Queso Primer

    BPT Queso, anyone? With tortillas outselling hamburger and hot dog buns while salsa dethrones ketchup, Mexican food is more popular than ever in the United States – and cheeses are a key component of America’s favorite Mexican dishes. But are all cheeses created equally? Queso is not just that...
  • Support Your Community by Shopping Local on Small Business Saturday

    Evan Arnold-Gordon Golden Gate Better Business Bureau This Saturday, November 24, your Better Business Bureau is encouraging you to shop local on Small Business Saturday. This special shopping day, which falls on the Saturday after Thanksgiving, aims to support and bring attention to local small businesses during the holiday...
  • ¿Aceptas efectivo? o la imparable transformación digital en los pagos

    EFEUSA Miami – El presidente global de Operaciones y Tecnología de Mastercard, Ed McLaughlin, afirma que en la actual era de la “interconexión” los dispositivos electrónicos acabarán imponiéndose a las tarjetas físicas como medios de pago. “Cada dispositivo de alguna manera va a ser un dispositivo comercial”, señaló el...
  • Alergias de invierno: trastornos que podría padecer sin saberlo

    BPT Cuando las temperaturas descienden por debajo del punto de congelación, las personas que padecen alergias de temporada a la grama, al polen de árboles y de hierbas, logran un merecido alivio a sus síntomas. Pero si sigue estornudando y sonándose la nariz cuando el termómetro registra bajas temperaturas,...
  • FREEDOM OF THE PRESS…THE FOURTH ESTATE OF GOVERNANCE

    Hilbert Morales EL OBSERVADOR This review of the First Amendment, U.S. Constitution, is motivated by Mr. Trump’s recent inappropriate and unwarranted actions which cannot be allowed to continue without the application of lawful checks & balances plus established due process procedures.  Jim Acosta, CNN’s White House investigative reporter was...