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Don’t miss the opportunity to visit The Putnam Museum’s exhibit RACE: Are We So Different? before it is gone

In recent years any attempt to discuss race brought to the surface many ugly and good things in the American society. Some felt threatened by the fact that their beliefs were being challenged and theirContinue reading…

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Consulado Móvil en Bettendorf, Iowa el 13 de abril. ¡Ya están abiertas las citas!

Una vez mas Hola Iowa y Hola América se complacen en asistir al Consulado de México en Omaha a llevar un Consulado Móvil al Area de Davenport/Bettendorf en los QUad Cities.   El Consulado deContinue reading…

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Meet officer Gonzalez and officer Mitchell two of the new recruits for Davenport Police Department

On Wednesday, January 9 Davenport Mayor Frank Klipsch swore in eight new police officer and 2 of them are Latino. Meet Davenport Police Department new Latino recruits officer Gonzalez and officer Mitchell.   Martin GonzalezContinue reading…

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Quad Cities Ballet Folklorico dancers will be featured in the Nutcracker

In the United States performances of the Nutcracker by various ballet companies have become a Christmas tradition. The Nutcracker tales have been a huge part of popular culture since late 60s of last century, thereContinue reading…

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All Senses Festival is back with Chicago based band Dos Santos in the lineup

  All Senses Festival is back for its second year, September 25-30th, 2018. All Senses Festival is a collaboration of several ongoing artistic endeavors combined under one umbrella: music, spoken word, film, an antique, craftContinue reading…

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Boxing Fans are ready to go “ALL-IN” for the October 6 Professional Boxing show at Rhythm City Casino

Alien Boi Boxing, Hola America and Clint Calkins Promotions present their latest Professional Boxing event “ALL-IN” at Rhythm City Casino Saturday October 6. Quad Cities Boxing fans can expect a great night of boxing withContinue reading…

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An interview with “A Quiet Place” creators and Bettendorf natives Scott Beck and Bryan Woods

By Jesus Gomez Last week was the second annual “Alternating Currents” event which was from August 23 to August 26. The event included music, comedy, film, and art. There were more than 100 events indoorsContinue reading…

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VIVA Quad Cities’ 25th anniversary is set for September 8 in Davenport, IA

LOCATION CHANGE! Centennial Park, Davenport, Iowa Centennial Park is located at 315 S. Marquette Street, Davenport Iowa, just on the opposite side of Modern Woodman Baseball Park from LeClaire Park. VIVA Quad Cities and LULACContinue reading…

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Images from the Day of the Dead Family Event at the Figge Art Museum

  Hola America, LULAC QC and the Figge Art Museum had another great event at the Day of the Dead Family Day with more than 3,700 attendees. Thank you to everyone that came and joinedContinue reading…

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It’s Gotta Be the Shoes: Run With Us program helps hundreds of local area runners at Quad City Marathon

  This past weekend at the 20th annual Quad Cities Marathon, as runners raced for the finish line to win their division or get their personal best time, another group of runners were also gettingContinue reading…

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Iowa Latino Hall of Fame Inductees Announced

DES MOINES – The Iowa Department of Human Rights and the Iowa Commission of Latino Affairs is pleased to announce three outstanding Latinos to be inducted into the 2017 Iowa Latino Hall of Fame.  Continue reading…

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Gov. Reynolds, Gov. Rauner break ground on I-74 bridge reconstruction project

Gov. Kim Reynolds and Illinois Gov. Bruce Rauner broke ground Monday June 26 launching a three-and-a-half year construction project to build a new Interstate 74 Mississippi River Bridge. The project will improve safety and travelContinue 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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Conozca sus Derechos como Inmigrante – Talleres Informativos por todo Iowa y Quad Cities

5 de Marzo, Ottuma, IA FirstLutheranChurch 126 N Jefferson StreetOttumwa, Iowa Corner of Jefferson St / 4th St 12:30 PM Organizadores: Iowa Justice For Our Neighbors Oficina de Asuntos Latinos de Iowa 5 de Marzo,Continue reading…