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Para retomar su cargo, Green planea demandar al gobernador

 04/19/2016 - 16:56
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“Siempre he dicho que soy el presidente. En declaraciones públicas...con mis compañeros comisionados, etc. Me parece que hoy sigo siéndolo porque en cuestiones legales, el gobernador no tenía el poder de sustituirme”, dijo Bill Green en conferencia de prensa.

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Ana Gamboa

An American saint of Latino descent: Father Félix Varela

 03/22/2016 - 14:15
Padre Felix Varela started his American journey right here in Philadelphia, in 1824, when he came to our city that year in search for a printer to publish a little journal with a huge vision he called “El Habanero.” Above, a painting of Varela, in an artistic rendition by local artist Orlando Quevedo, displayed in AL DIA News Media office in downtown Philadelphia. To the right, the cover of the first issue of "El Habanero," printed in Old City in 1824.

Although his sainthood is yet to be declared by the Catholic Church, miracles abound in the life of Father Felix Varela, the champion of thousands of Irish immigrants who in the 19th century suffered, fought and, eventually, prevailed in carving out their own space in the American society, just as Latinos are doing today.

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Ana Gamboa

Escuela Luis Muñoz-Marín podría perder la mitad de sus maestros

 03/11/2016 - 12:19
Escuela Luis Muñoz-Marín podría perder la mitad de sus maestros

Este jueves se llevó a cabo una reunión comunitaria en las instalaciones de la escuela Luis Muñoz Marín con más de 200 padres, estudiantes y profesores que se reunieron para oponerse a la nueva propuesta “Turnaround” del Distrito Escolar de Filadelfia (SDP).

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Ana Gamboa
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Luis Muñoz-Marín Elementary School: 'Turnaround plan will tear staff to shreds'

 03/11/2016 - 11:26
Luis Muñoz-Marín Elementary School: 'Turnaround plan will tear staff to shreds'

A community rally was held on Thursday at Luis Muñoz-Marín Elementary School with more than 200 parents, students and teachers who gathered to oppose the newly proposed “turnaround” plan by the School District of Philadelphia (SDP).

Earlier in the week, SDP announced the $23.7 million plan to improve 15 underperforming schools, among them Luis Muñoz Marín Elementary School, slated to start at the beginning of the 2016-2017 school year.

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