On Dec. 6, leaders in Philadelphia’s media industry gathered to discuss how to address the persistent gaps in diversity and representation in newsrooms throughout the city and country as a whole.
The annual celebration by ALDIA News as part of Hispanic Heritage Month was held at the Union League in Philadelphia October 15.
AL DÍA talked to experts in diversity in journalism to understand how Philadelphia - and the country as a whole - can do a better job of ensuring that our newsrooms represent the communities they serve.
AL DÍA habla con expertos en diversidad en el campo del periodismo para entender cómo Filadelfia –y todo el país– pueden continuar con el complejo proceso de garantizar que nuestra redacciones represente a la comunidad a la que se dirigen.
As Philadelphians, we have a rich inheritance to celebrate this and every Thanksgiving.
Como ciudadanos de Filadelfia, poseemos una rica herencia que merece ser celebrada este, y cada Día de Acción de Gracias.
Several Latinas were honored with the Women of Merit Award for their contributions, commitment and leadership.
After going through struggles of self-identity and mental health, young Philadelphia entrepreneur Delilah Dee used these experiences as an opportunity to reflect and make a change, not only for herself, but for others. Photo: Yesid Vargas/AL DÍA News
En este restaurante del sur de Filadelfia, dos empresarios latinos están trabajando para poner en primer plano a un clásico mexicano menos conocido.
At this South Philly restaurant, two Latino entrepreneurs are working to bring a lesser known Mexican classic into the spotlight.
The seven grants will cover a number of different areas, including health, environment, and animal services.
Hay un nuevo edificio “más alto” en nuestra ciudad. Tuve el privilegio de conocerlo desde dentro y esto es todo lo que esta experiencia me dio que pensar.
There is a new “tallest building” in town. I was privileged to be invited to peek inside it. This is what the experience triggered in my mind.
Techstars Startup Weekend Latinx in Tech tiene como objetivo brindar a los aspirantes a emprendedores el conocimiento que necesitan para poner en marcha sus ideas comerciales.
The event on Oct. 4 is part of an effort to help Philadelphia transform its reality as one of the poorest major cities in the U.S., and help provide young residents with job opportunities.
Techstars Startup Weekend Latinx in Tech aims to give aspiring entrepreneurs the knowledge they need to get their business ideas off the ground.
As of Sept. 25, police have recorded 244 homicides this year, a 10 percent increase compared with the same date in 2017. The mayor is taking action.
Tres emprendedores y artistas latinos ponen ritmo y color a su nueva empresa, Studio 79, lanzada en julio.
Three Latino entrepreneurs and artists are laying down beats and making waves at their start-up Studio 79, which they launched in July.
"En esta Semana Puertorriqueña, celebremos nuestra rica diversidad y el impacto positivo que nuestros hermanos y hermanas puertorriqueñas tienen en nuestras comunidades", dijo el alcalde Jim Kenney.
“This Puerto Rican Week, let’s celebrate our rich diversity and the positive impact that our Puerto Rican brothers and sisters have on our communities,” said Mayor Jim Kenney.
Chef Yuki Nakandakari serves Peruvian staples as well as dishes influenced by the Andean country’s immigrant communities.
El kickoff de la NFL concluyó con un dramático partido que acabó de forma positiva para los locales, campeones del mundo.
The NFL kickoff game ended in a dramatic but positive fashion for the world champion Eagles.
The University of Pennsylvania is hosting an art exhibit focused on the overthrow of former Chilean President Salvador Allende on September 11, 1973, and the event's impact on society.
Esteemed professionals in the legal field gathered to discuss the need for more diversity in the U.S. law profession and beyond.