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Marlu’s Xingonas of the Month: The Ladies of the Latina Leadership Initiative of Greater Des Moines

This month, we celebrate a group of women that are the definition of Xingonas: the ladies of the Latina Leadership Initiative, LLI. The group of women recently celebrated their graduation from the 9-month program, withContinue reading…

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Vibrant Neighborhoods Floreciente features residents and their pride of the neighborhood, gives them an additional voice

The Project Vibrant Neighborhoods Floreciente by WQPT is a project that offers the neighbors from Floreciente and additional voice to showcase their pride in their place of residence and at the same time gives themContinue reading…

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8 Cool Races to run this spring and summer in the Quad Cities

With the weather finally seeming to act its season lately and all the surprise winter storms gone for good, Quad Citizens can begin to break out their shorts and tank tops and prepare for upcomingContinue reading…

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Latina Entrepreneur, Mother of Two, Succeeds Against All Odds

Hardships either break people or make them. Since early age Sonia Villalpando has had more than her share of hardships to deal with. Despite the difficulties, she never let them keep her down.  Villalpando, 27-year-oldContinue reading…

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LULAC denounces U.S. Rep. King’s hateful remarks, alerts Iowans to petition

Iowa’s 16 councils of the League of United Latin American Citizens today condemned U.S. Rep. Steve King, a Republican Congressman, for his continued racist remarks and hate speech directed toward minorities, immigrants and people ofContinue reading…

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The Documentary Beyond Borders: Undocumented Mexican Americans will be presented in West Liberty

Two West Liberty organizations will present the documentary Beyond Borders: Undocumented Mexican Americans on Monday, April 24th at 7:00 p.m. at the New Strand Theatre, 111 E 3rd Street in West Liberty, IA. A panelContinue reading…

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El Consulado Móvil en Iowa -Calendario de visitas 2017

El Consulado de México en Omaha dio a conocer las fechas de sus visitas al estado de Iowa este año. Cedar Rapids 29 de Abril Ottumwa 8 de Julio Marshalltown 29 de Julio Muscatine 26Continue reading…

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Maize Retreat, opportunity to celebrate Latino and Indigenous culture

The Maize Retreat provides youth the opportunity to explore the Iowa 4-H Youth Development Program and Iowa State University. Youth participants from across Iowa will gather to experience 4-H Healthy Living, STEM, Citizenship, Leadership, andContinue reading…

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Images: Tribute to Our Lady of Guadalupe at Augustana College

On Monday December 12 Augustana College held their annual “Tribute to Our Lady of Guadalupe” community event at Centennial Hall The special commemoration included a live performance by the Mariachi Campiranos from Peoria, IL, aContinue reading…

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Nally’s Kitchen Old Fashion Mexican Cuisine

Nally’s Kitchen is a place where ordinary food is infused with extraordinary flavors. The owners, Nassr and Alicia Muhammad, bring their diverse backgrounds together. The kitchen mixes and combines Brazilian, Mexican and Mediterranean cuisines andContinue reading…

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The Bakery of Cedar Rapids

The Bakery of Cedar Rapids is now open!  Come join us for authentic Mexican Breads, Pastries, cookies, and other specialties all made fresh daily. Traditional Mexican breads, pastry, tortillas, and meats, as well as traditionalContinue reading…

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Aurelio’s Bake Shop

Aurelio’s Bake Shop is located in Sterling, IL.  It is named after its owner and baker with 25 years of experience, Aurelio Gallardo. Gallardo is from Zihuatanejo, Guerrero, Mexico. He is a father of threeContinue reading…