Author: Anastassia Zvoryguina

Anastassia Zvoryguina
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Banda Los Traviesos de Joey Camarillo from Council Bluffs, Iowa continues to conquer Iowa and social media

Move over, Raymix, a group of kids from Council Bluffs, Iowa is taking the world of music by storm. Banda Los Traviesos de Joey Camarillo has been gaining popularity lately. Chances are you might haveContinue reading…

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The 2nd annual Illinois Immigrant Entrepreneur Summit is set for July 20

Since its creation in 2008 the Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit has helped thousands of aspiring business owners. Last year it started to expand to other states beyond Iowa and this year on July 20 it isContinue reading…

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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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Laura Moreno Adult Literacy Coordinator for Sauk Valley Community College is grateful to run the program that helped her learn English

After hearing many immigrant stories, some people might think that they all sound the same, they come escaping hardships looking for better lives for themselves and their children. The goal might be the same, butContinue reading…

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Jayne O’Brien “ I value my community and am committed to making East Moline an even better place to live”

Voting is a essential part of any democracy. While many Americans usually exercise their right to vote during presidential elections, most usually forgo local elections and this is a great mistake.  Local politicians make decisionsContinue reading…

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Kim Guerra will keynote the 2019 DREAM Iowa Youth Leadership Summit

Throughout the centuries people used arts to communicate, to inspire, to support and to share their thoughts and beliefs. It is customary to believe of immigrants as workers and business owners, but there are manyContinue 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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Two Sauk Valley veterans will be honored for their community service at the Illinois Bicentennial Honor 200

  They served their country with honor. They have been living their lives with honor as well and on December 3 two veterans John Espinoza and Raymond Torres from Sterling-Rock Falls area will be recognizedContinue reading…

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The Immigrant Entrepreneurs Summit teaches you the skills to succeed in businesses

According to National Women’s Business Council, since 2007 there was growth of almost 87% of Latina-owned small business in the United States. Also, a Stanford study found that 70% of funding to start business comesContinue reading…