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The Hispanic business community celebrates their role in the Idaho economy

TWIN FALLS – At its year-end event, the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce of South Central Idaho invited members and the community to a gala dinner to celebrate and reflect on the many roles the Hispanic community plays in Idaho’s economy. CEO Alex Castañeda said the organization works with a variety of resource providers to serve … Read more

Hispanic Christmas celebrations help bridge the cultural divide in Northwest North Dakota

A member of the growing Hispanic population in the western North Dakota oil field hopes to bridge the culture gap through advocacy and an annual Hispanic Christmas event. Yolanda Rojas, a Mexican native who came to Watford City with her husband to further her career, founded the nonprofit Hispanic Advocacy of North Dakota in the … Read more

Hispanic Christmas celebrations help bridge the cultural divide in Northwest North Dakota

A member of the growing Hispanic population in the western North Dakota oil field hopes to bridge the culture gap through advocacy and an annual Hispanic Christmas event. Yolanda Rojas, a Mexican native who came to Watford City with her husband to further her career, founded the nonprofit Hispanic Advocacy of North Dakota in the … Read more

DC police arrest a 20-year-old man linked to dozens of armed robberies and carjackings

WASHINGTON – A 20-year-old man linked to dozens of armed robberies and auto thefts was arrested by DC police over the weekend – the end of a months-long search. Authorities believe Southeast DC’s Deangelo Dwight Richardson is responsible for one Saturday armed robbery in Southeast and several others throughout the district. In each incident, the … Read more

Missouri has so far banned 6 nonprofits from the federal child nutrition program ” Missouri

JEFFERSON CITY — Officials at the Missouri Department of Health and senior services have blacklisted six nonprofits from a state child nutrition program that they paid to distribute meals. The latest applicant in Missouri’s Summer Food Service Program, Connie Bobo’s New Heights Community Resource Center, received more than $20.6 million in federal reimbursements from pandemic … Read more

Family, fans gathering to celebrate the life of legendary Georgia coach Vince Dooley

In memory of Vince Dooley He was a scholar, a Marine, a father, a husband and a Georgia football legend. The Bulldog nation mourns the passing of legendary coach and athletic director Vince Dooley, who died at his home surrounded by family and friends on Friday. He was 90 years old. ATHENS, Ga. – University … Read more

With the Diaper Bank of Connecticut, you can help meet basic needs

Every time I hear the word “diaper(s)” or “huggies” in the movie Raise Arizona comes to mind and the scene where Nicolas Cage tries to rob a supermarket to get something. “I’ll take these huggies and whatever cash you have,” he said as he casually walked to the checkout with a gun in one hand, … Read more