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Luis J. Rodriguez to Become First Latino to Head State Bar of California

Luis J. Rodriguez will become part of history when he is sworn in as the 89th president of the California State Bar in October “which regulates more than 237,000 attorneys in the state” according to dailynews.com.  “I’m the first Latino and that’s something to celebrate, especially in the state of California but at the same time, it’s […]

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Union City, NJ: A Once Troubled School District Thrives

By Victoria Cepeda It was the Fall of 1985 when I entered the Union City school district by enrolling at what was then Union Hill High School as a freshman. A foreign-born with few English words in my inventory but with a drive for learning surpassed only by some of my teachers’ determination not to […]

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Mexico & U.S. Most Obese Countries. Let’s Break Trend.

By Victoria Cepeda It is no secret that the lesser the income, the higher the likelihood of families to opt for cheaper meal alternatives such as those offered by fast food chains. Thereby increasing their chances of becoming overweight or obese.  Let’s add  the fact that we are cooking less at home and the trend […]

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