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Ohio Happenings:


 ‘Opportunity Night’ offered at Tri-C Metropolitan Campus

Program on Sept. 23 provides guidance on accessing higher education


CLEVELAND, Sept. 10, 2015: Chart a course for success and plan your academic future at Cuyahoga Community College during Opportunity Night at 5 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2015 at Metropolitan Campus.

The free event — which will take place in Room 10 at the Metro Campus Center — will provide attendees an overview of Tri-C degree and certificate programs, financial aid options and career planning.

There also will be a presentation on the College’s 3D printing and additive manufacturing program. The market for the emerging technology grew 35 percent last year, creating numerous job opportunities.

Opportunity Night is sponsored by Tri-C’s College Pathways programs, which work with thousands of youth and adults every year to make higher education a reality.


For more information or to register for the event, contact Verna Curry at 216-987-6310 or verna.curry@tri-c.edu. Metropolitan Campus is located at 2900 Community College Ave. in Cleveland.

El Centro de Servicios Sociales

Upcoming Events


September 17 - Food Pantry – In collaboration with Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio – from 12:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. at El Centro.  Families are given one box of food on a first-come, first-served basis-FREE- Photo ID required.


September 17 - Health Fair - In collaboration with EMH FREE health screenings will be conducted to include cholesterol, blood sugar, blood pressure, bone density and PSA for prostate cancer. Walgreens will also be providing FREE flu shot’s.  Health Fair will run from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at El Centro.


September 19 – LMHA will be hosting H.U.D. Approved Financial Literacy/Pre-Purchase Homeownership Training.  Class will be offered at El Centro from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.  For more information call Dolly Justice at 440-288-7433.


September 19 – El Centro in collaboration with The Ohio Chapter of the American Immigration Lawyers Association and the Lorain Ohio Immigrants Rights Association will be hosting a Citizenship Day at El Centro from 9:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.


September 24 Farmers Market - In collaboration with Second Harvest Food Bank of North Central Ohio – starting at 3 p.m. at El Centro.  Families are given multiple bags of different vegetables on a first-come, first-served basis-FREE-Photo ID required.


September 22 – El Centro will be hosting a FREE Zumba and nutrition class (Comprando Rico y Sano) starting at 5:30 p.m.  All participants will enter into a raffle for door prizes.


September 25 – El Centro 6th Annual Block Party – Please come and celebrate with us this FREE event for the entire family at El Centro, from 4:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m. Free music, inflatables, pony ride, and games for kids.


Coming soon: November 7 – El Centro 41st Annual Gala Dinner/Dance from 6-12 midnight at  DeLuca’s Place in the Park for more information on Sponsoring, placing an ad in program booklet or purchasing tickets contact Emanuel Pedraza at mpedraza@lorainelcentro.org.




1820 East 28th Street

Lorain, OH 44052


As part of the  “Save the Club! Campaign,” the Mexican Mutual Society (MMS),
1820 East 28th Street, Lorain, OH
will hold its annual Mexican Independence Day Celebration fundraiser with a traditional Mexican Buffet of chicken and beef fajitas, tamales, tacos, burritos, tostadas, rice and beans, other side dishes and desserts.  This event commemorates the beginning of the Mexican War of Independence from Spain on September 16, 1810.  Mexican Independence Day is memorialized by the “Grito of Dolores”, the “cry” by Father Miguel Hidalgo to take up arms against the Spanish.  Following the buffet,  a friendly “Grito” competition will take place. 
The buffet will be from 5-7pm. Cost is only $10 and $5 for children under 12.
Cash bar and take-out will be available. For further information or reservation, call 440-277-7375. The public is invited to attend the celebration. 

The Mexican Mutual Society (MMS), 1820 East 28th Street, Lorain, OH, presents Celebrity Bartender Night ev Fridays from 6-9 pm. as part of theSave the Club! Campaign”. Join in the fun on Friday nights with the Celebrity Bartenders as the crowd cheers and the big bell rings as the tip donations role in for the Mexican Mutual Society! Delicious Mexican food is available. The Public is invited!

September 18, 2015.  Retired Lorain firefighters, Jim Palmer and Bob Fry, aka the “Pole Sliders”, will be accompanied by Lorain City Hall’s Michelle Beko. The trio will be “lighting up the Club House” with fun and refreshments!

September 25, 2015. The Master Readers, Lorain Library Systems Director, Joanne Eldridge and Lorain Morning Journal Editor, Darryl Tucker. Leave your newspaper and books behind for the evening and come enjoy the fun and lively conversation.

September MMS Club Hours.  Open at 5 pm Tuesday-Sunday.

MEMBERSHIP.  Help sustain the Mexican Mutual Society through a Social Membership open to the public for only $10. Membership forms are available at the Club.
It’s NEVER too late to JOIN!

HALL and OUTSIDE COURTYARD RENTALS AVAILABLE. Call 440-277-7375 for information.   All fundraisers are open to the public!




Enjoy Festa Italiana at the Italian American Veterans Post 1, located at 4567 Oberlin Avenue in Lorain, on Saturday, September 26, 2015, from Noon – 10 p.m.

Live entertainment includes:
1 p.m. Mike Sonata (Nobody does Sinatra like Sonata);
4 p.m. Avanti Italian American Band; &
6 p.m. Al Battistelli & Company.

At 2:30 p.m. Lu DeGenaro and Gino Minacci will be recognized.
Keith, The Magic Man, will entertain us with balloons from 4:30 – 6 p.m.

Menu includes: Italian Wedding Soup, Stuffed Shells, Lasagna, Sausage Sandwiches, Meatball Subs and Lorenzo’s from Oberlin will sell pizzas. A 50/50 Raffle, 42” flatscreen TV Raffle and Bake Sale available.

Free and Open to the Public!
Preguntas? Call coordinator Dina Ferrer at 440-233-7240.  








For Latino-style dancing in the Detroit area go to: www.detroitsalsa.com


Any listings? Post gratis. Contact La Prensa at 419-870-6565 (Rico, NW Ohio), 313-729-4435 (Nanette Nieto, Michigan), 440-320-8221 (Rubén Torres, NE Ohio), or, better yet, email to laprensa1@yahoo.com. Always check for changes.





Bailes y La Música  



Argonne Hall, 43 E. Central Ave., bailes every Sat., $5 cover. 419.254.0000.

Club La Vista, Downtown Toledo, corner of Summit St. and Locust with DJ playing the latest hits in Bachata, Merengue and Salsa; Daily and Nightly Specials on Drinks and Food; (419) 241-1173.

Club Mystique, 3122 Airport Hwy. w/ salsa, merengue, hip hop; DJ on Thur. (Ladies night) , Fri. (mas Tejano), & Sat. (Latina); no cover before 10:00PM; 419.704.5108.

Arnoldo’s Restaurant, 4725 Woodville Rd; salsa; call 419.693.9777.

Kiki’s Club, 2522 W. 21st St. & Rt 58, Fri: Hip Hop/Latino; Sat: Latino, 9:00PM-2:30AM; 440.989.1422.







Have entertainment?

Call Rico at: 313.729.4435, or email to: laprensa1@yahoo.com.



Detour Lounge, 1824 Springwells Street; every Friday night; Baile Cumbia; free cumbia lessons; DJ Manolito; cumbia, salsa, ranchera, merengue; 313.849.0900.

Club International, 6060 W. Fort Street; weekly Sat.; 313.995.4938.

Envy, 234 W. Larned; Fri., 248.756.4821.

Half Past 3, 2554 Grand River, Sat: Latin Dance Parties with DJ Cisco; salsa, merengue, bachata; free salsa lessons; ladies free before 10PM; 313.304.8953 and 248.756.4821. www.danceindetroit.com.

Los Galanes, 3362 Bagley St., most Fri. & Sat; 313.554.4444.

Ferndale: Posh, 22061 Woodward, Sun., 248.756.4821.

Luna Pier: Luna Pier Ballroom; most Saturday nights; El Baile Grande, 10 p.m. to 3 a.m. Call 734.848.4326.

Pontiac: HEAT, Pike St. & N. Saginaw St., Fri; at the main level: salsa, merengue, bachata & Latin House music by DJ Cisco & Alfredo; in the Hookah Lounge: flamenco, reggae, & Arabic music. 248.756.4821 or www.salsadetroit.com.

Royal Oak: Wed. & Thurs; Sky Club, 401 S. Lafayette; doors open at 8 p.m. with free dance lessons at 8:15 p.m; 21 and over; proper attire; 586.254.0560 or 248.756.4821.

Utica: Argentine Tango Detroit, 7758 Auburn Road; Tango on Fri; 586.254.0560.


Spanish Church Services  





• Evangelical Assemblies

of God

705 Lodge St. 43609

Pastor Moses Rodríguez

Miér., 7:00PM

Dom., 11:00AM



• First Spanish Church of God

1331 E. Broadway 43605

Dom., 10:00 a.m.& 5:00PM

Mier. & Vier., 7:00PM

Sab., 6:00 p.m.



• Iglesia Bautista

El Buen Pastor

521 Spencer Rd. 43609

Rev. Dr. Alberto Martínez

Berna Aguilar, Youth Pastor

Miér., 6:00PM

Sab., 6:00PM

Dom., 10:15AM, 11:20AM,




• Iglesia Cristo La Roca de Salvación

2052 Front St. 43605

Pastores: Exh. Miguel & Blanca Ladriyé

Dom: Escuela 10:30AM; Culto Evangelistico 6:30PM



• Iglesia Nueva Vida

2025 Airport Hwy 43609

Pastor Titular: Josué Rodríguez

Pastor Asociado: José Rosario

Domingo 12:30PM

Estudio Biblico: Jue. 7PM



• Iglesia Torre Fuerte

Iglesia de Bible Temple

3327 Airport Hwy 43609

Pastor Guadalupe Rios

Dom. 5:30PM



• La Primera Iglesia Bautista

628 Elm St. 43604

Pastor: José Luis Jirón

Escuela dominical: 10:00AM

Culto de adoración:11:00A

Los cultos son bilingüe

Bible studies: Sat. 10:00AM



• SS. Peter & Paul

728 S. St. Clair St. 43609

Fr. Richard Notter

Dom., 12:00PM[en español]





• Sacred Heart Chapel

4301 Pearl Ave.

Rev. William A. Thaden

Sister Theresa Stegman,

Sister Elisea Bonano


Dom., 8AM, 10AM,& Noon

Lun., jueves, vier. 9:30AM

Mier., 6:30PM/Sáb., 6:00PM


• House of Praise

International Church

4321 Elyria Ave. 44055

Pastor Gilbert & Eileen Silva


Dom., 9 & 10:30AM [Eng.]

Dom., 12:30PM [Spanish]

Dom., 1:30PM

Mar. & Jue., 7:00PM


• Iglesia del Dios Viviente

254 Barres Lane

Elyria OH 44035

Pastor Martin & Carmen Moyet


Mier., 7-8:30PM Conocimientos Biblicos

Dom., 1:00PM Evangelio y Adoración


Iglesia Pentecostal

Cristo Misionera

1930 Broadway 44055

Paster Miguel Serrano


Dom., Escuela dom. 10AM

Dom., culto evan. 6PM

Martes, jueves, viernes @ 7PM: Evangelistas Daniel González, Francisco Vega, Abel Robles


• La Iglesia de Dios, Inc.

Rev. Angel L. Rivera

3115 Elyria Ave. 44052



• Misión Cristiana Faro de Luz

(Disciplos de Cristo)

940 West Fifth St. 44052

Pastor Luis A. Morales


Dom., 1:00PM: Predicación

Dom., 4:00PM: Escuela Biblica






• Our Savior Nuestro Salvador Luthern Church

4501 Clinton Ave. 44055

Rev. Cora Lee Meier


Dom., 11:15AM:Serv. de Adoración

Dom., 10:00AM: Escuela



• The Salvation Army

2506 Broadway 44052

Pastores Carlos & Trudy Medina

Dom: 11:00AM Reunion de Adoración; 1:00PM Escuela

Mier: 6:30PM Estudio Biblico

Vier: 6:00PM Club de Niños



• Christian Tabernacle International Church

2203 Meister Rd. 44053

Pastores David &

Mildred Figueroa

Dom., 10:00AM (Escuela Dominical)

Dom., 5:30PM

Martes & Jueves: 7:30PM








Principe de Paz

Hispanic Luthern Church

1607 East 31st St.



Iglesia del Dios Viviente

254 Barres lane

Elyria OH 44035

Pastor Martin & Carmen Moyet

Dom: Adoración 1:00PM

Mier: Biblicos 7:00PM

Sáb: Programa radial 1040AM 1:30PM



• Iglesia Nueva Vida

2327 Holmden Ave.

Cleveland OH 44109

Rev. José Reyes

Serv. culto: mier. 8:00PM

vier. 8:00PM

dom. 11:00AM




Iglesia Pentecostal

“La Senda Antigua”

Pastores Rolando & Lizzette Velázquez

2681 West 14th Street

Cleveland OH 44113


Orden de Cultos:

Dom:10:30AM Esc. dominical; noon: Culto Evang., Pro-Templo

lun: 7PM clase de Nuevos Creyentes

Mar: 7PM Oración y Est. Biblico

mier: 7PM Culto de Hogares

jueves: 7PM Culto Generales

Vier: 7PM Culto Generales


Sagrada Familia

Fr. David Fallon

7719 Detroit Ave.

Cleveland OH 44102

Sat. Vigil 5:00PM

Sun., 9:00AM & 11:30AM



St. Francis Parish

Superior Ave. & 71st St.

Cleveland OH

Sat. Vigil 4:00PM

Sáb., 10:00AM [Español]

Sat., 11:30AM [Eng.]

Weekdays, 7:30AM



St. Michael the Archangel

Fr. Jaime McCreight

3114 Scranton Rd.

Cleveland OH 44109

Sat., 5:00PM [English]

Sáb., 7:00PM [Español]

Sun., 9:45AM [Eng.]

Dom., Noon [Esp.]




Misión Cristiana Nueva Vida

2003 West Blvd.

Cleveland OH 44102

Dom. 9:00AM [Español]

Sociedad de Niños: Vier. 6:30PM

Pastores Vanessa Rivera y

Luís Castellano

440-220-2368 ó



• Iglesia Cristiana Fuente De Salvacion

3780 West 140th St.

Cleveland, Ohio 44111

Dom: Estudio Bibilico a las 2PM

Servicio de Alabanza a las 3PM

Estudio en Los Hogares Para Caballeros a las 7PM

Miercoles: Oracion a las 7PM en la Iglesia

Viernes: Estudios en Los Hogares/Celulas a las 7PM

Pastores Pedro & Georgina Leonardo

(440) 508-4497

(216) 334-4759



Casa de Oracion

1600 E 34TH 44055

Pastores Jose &

Jamie Santos

Dom: 12:00pm (Escuela



Miercoles & Viernes; 7:30pm






Primera Iglesia Hispana

de Monroe

Alianza Cristiana y Misionera

Pastor Jesse Morales

317 E. Front St.

Monroe, Michigan 48161



Primera Iglesia Bautista Hispana

3495 Livernois Street

Detroit, Michigan 48210

Pastor Titular: Carlos Liese

Pastor Asociado: Elí Garza

Estudio Bíblico: Miér., 7:00PM Escuela Dominical: 10:00AM Culto de Adoración:

Dom., 11:00AM



Nueva Creación United Methodist Church

270 Waterman St.

Detroit MI

Services: Juev. at 7:00PM

& dom.  a 5:30PM

St. Alfred

Catholic Church

Fr. Jim Kean

9500 Banner Street

Taylor MI

Misa en español:

Domingo, a 5:00PM



• Parroquia de Nuestra Senora de Guadalupe

G-2316 W. Coldwater Rd.

Flint, MI 48505


Rev. Timothy Nelson

sabado (ingles) 5pm, domingo (español) 9am,

domingo (ingles) 11am


Churches or Radio, with Spanish dialogue, desiring to be included in La Prensa’s
directories should e-mail the information to Rico, c/o laprensa1@yahoo.com, or fax to 419.241.5774, or call 419.870.6565 or 313.729.4035. Gracias! There is no charge to be included on our list.


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Spanglish Radio


La Onda Cultural Latina

Lorain, OH

Lun-vier., 9:00AM-5:00PM


BGU 88.1 FM,

La Unica with Freddy Gutiérrez, Andres Alvarez, Maribel,

& Geraldo Rosales

Bowling Green, OH

dom., 9:00AM to 2:00PM



WFOB 1430 AM

with Freddy G

Fostoria, sábado,

4-6 p.m. & con

Sylvester Duran

Dom., 8:30 to 10:00AM


WLFC 88.3 FM

Findlay, OH

viernes, 6:00 to 9:00PM


WCSB 89.3 FM


Lilly Corona Moreno

Cleveland, OH

Jueves, 7:00-9:00PM







WKMK 1440 AM

La Explosiva

"La que se escribe

con rojo’"

con Batman y Paquita

de la Vernor

Detroit, MI

lunes a sab., 3:00PM to 6:00PM

lunes a viernes, 5:00AM to 7:00AM


WCAR 1090 AM

Detroit, MI


noon to 5:00PM

dom., noon to 4:00PM


WDTR 90.9 FM

Caribe Serenade

Detroit, MI

Ozzie Rivera


6:30 to 8:30PM


WLEN 103.9 FM

Adrian, MI


1:00 to 4:30PM


WQTE 95.3 FM

with Lady Di

Adrian, MI

dom.,3:00 to 8:00PM




Juan M. Rodríguez

Jackson, MI

dom., 10:00AM-Noon











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