swears-in K-9 officer
The newest addition to Cleveland
Metroparks Ranger Department K-9 Unit has recently been
sworn-in. Tyson, Cleveland Metroparks newest Patrol
and Explosives Canine Officer, was sworn-in alongside his
partner, Ranger Trevor C. Poole at the Board of Park
Tri-C to add High-Tech Manufacturing
$75,000 grant from Alcoa Foundation
CLEVELAND, Jan. 28, 2016:
Community College (Tri-C®)
will use a $75,000 grant from Alcoa Foundation to
upgrade its manufacturing lab with computer-controlled
machines, robotic arms and other technological tools vital
to training tomorrow’s workforce.
LOIRA and Ohio’s Voice invite U.S.
Senate candidates to attend “DAPA Dinner,” Feb. 27
Lorain, Feb. 1, 2016: Last week, the Lorain Ohio
Immigrants’ Rights Association (LOIRA) and Ohio’s Voice
three candidates for U.S. Senate:
Governor Ted Strickland (D),
City Council Member PG Sittenfeld (D), and
Rob Portman (R) to sit down with DAPA-eligible
families as part of the ongoing “DAPA Dinners” campaign.
Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra announces auditions for
CLEVELAND, Feb. 1, 2016: The
Cleveland Orchestra Youth Orchestra today announced
auditions for the 2016-17 Season. Auditions will be held at
Severance Hall during the month of May, with late-afternoon,
evening, and weekend audition times available.
Ohio Latino Education Summit to be
held at University of Toledo, March 11
Kevin Milliken, La Prensa Correspondent
The Ohio Commission
for Hispanic and Latino Affairs (OCHLA) will conduct
this year’s Ohio Latino Education Summit at the
University of Toledo Student Union, Friday, March 11,
2016, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The theme of this year’s summit is:
“Leveraging Latino Learning through Career Connections.”
UT hosts series of discussions on Diversity
Kevin Milliken, La
The University of Toledo hosted the
second in a series of campus and community conversations
regarding diversity Monday evening, Feb. 1, 2016, at the
Kent Branch library, 3101 Collingwood Blvd.
Identifican a mexicanos que murieron
en un incendio en Michigan
Por: Isabel Flores,
Corresponsal La Prensa
policía de Novi reveló, en comunicado de prensa, el nombre
de cuatro de los cinco mexicanos que murieron en un incendio
registrado el pasado domingo 31 de enero [e 2016] a las
9:31am en el 23184 de la calle Mystic Forest, situada al
oeste de Novi Road.
Ford Presidential Museum reopening in
June after overhaul
MI, Jan. 27, 2016 (AP): The Gerald R. Ford Presidential
Museum is expected to reopen this spring after being
closed in October to allow crews to install new, permanent
interactive exhibits and conduct renovations at the facility
in Grand Rapids, officials announced Wednesday.
Gov. issues order transferring ethnic
commissions to LARA
26, 2016: Gov. Rick Snyder has signed Executive Order
2016-3, transferring administrative responsibilities of
three ethnic commissions to the department of Licensing
and Regulatory Affairs (LARA).
News Guide: Latest developments in
Flint water crisis
FLINT, Jan. 28,
2016 (AP): The Michigan Legislature has directed another $28
million to address Flint's lead-tainted water supply. The
measure now awaits Gov. Rick Snyder's signature.
DPS’ Academy of the Americas expands to NEW High
Public Schools’ (DPS) Academy of the Americas
expanded to a new high school site this week. Students in
grades 8-10 started attending classes in the new High
School, Escuela Preparatoria Academia de las Américas,
on January 25, 2016 and can now continue their Dual
Immersion Bi-lingual Academic Program in Spanish and English
through graduation. The school will progressively expand to
grades 11 and 12 as students matriculate.
2016 Tri-C JazzFest to open with ‘Big
Birthday Bash’ honoring Tommy LiPuma
CLEVELAND: Say “Happy Birthday!” to legendary music producer
Tommy LiPuma as he and some of his best and most
accomplished musical friends kick off the 37th
annual Tri-C JazzFest Cleveland.
MEXICAN MUTUAL SOCIETY,
Lorain OH, is looking for little
girls to run for Cinco de Mayo Little Queen for 2016. She
must be of Mexican descent, be between the ages of 5 to 9
years old, and live in Lorain County.
interested in having their daughter run for Queen, should call Marie Leibas,
pageant director, @ 440-288-0144 for details and registration.