DREAMers ...

Washington, DC — Last night, Latino voters came out to vote in record numbers clearly knowing what was at stake. Immigrant youth, the DREAMers, waged a fearless campaign to force the DREAM Act onto the political agenda and to convince …
Escrito el 08 Nov 2012

How Latino ...

Washington, DC – It is hard to overstate the influence of Latino voters in shaping the results of the 2012 elections. They played a critical role in re-electing President Obama and in saving the Democratic majority in the Senate, again. …
Escrito el 08 Nov 2012

Nearly ...

Hartford: Secretary of the State Denise Merrill today marked National Voter Registration Day by reporting that since the beginning January 1, 2012 nearly 90,000 new voters have registered in Connecticut. Secretary Merrill also marked the day by outlining an...
Escrito el 11 Oct 2012

Comcast ...

Comcast, one of the main players in the Northeast providing cable entertainment recently announced Triple Play MultiLatino which combines MultiLatino TV video programming and services, the fastest high-speed Internet service and a phone service that includes 300...
Escrito el 11 Oct 2012

GLOBAL ...

The State of Connecticut General Assembly has approved effective October 1st, 2012 an act concerning the palliative use of marijuana. The public act No. 12-55 (Sec. 2-8,11-12, 15-18) allows a licensed physician to certify an adult patient’s use of marijuana...
Escrito el 11 Oct 2012

Mayor ...

WASHINGTON – The Urban Land Institute (ULI) Daniel Rose Center for Public Leadership has named Mayor Pedro Segarra, of Hartford, Connecticut along with three other mayors of major U.S. cities to serve in fellowships for the Center through 2013. Segarra’s …
Escrito el 20 Sep 2012

Library ...

“Hopeful Things” a thought provoking art exhibition by English Language Learners from four Hartford Public School academies went on display this week at the main branch of the Hartford Public Library to commemorate National Welcoming America Week – an annual...
Escrito el 20 Sep 2012

“Be the ...

Nearly 300 people attended the Sept. 15 women’s empowerement conference: “Be the Change You Want to See” at the Legislative Office Building, Hartford. As part of a national initiative called Vision2020, PCSW presented the conference to convene allies and women...
Escrito el 20 Sep 2012

Child ...

There’s no question that the cost of living in Connecticut is high. According to data from the Census Bureau and the ACCRA Cost of Living Index, Connecticut ranks higher on every measurable index—including housing costs, healthcare, transportation, utilities and...
Escrito el 07 Sep 2012

Governor ...

Governor Dannel P. Malloy and Lieutenant Governor Nancy Wyman invite the public to attend the 11th annual Connecticut Remembers September 11th Memorial Service, to be held at Sherwood Island State Park in Westport on Monday, Sept. 10. Family members of...
Escrito el 07 Sep 2012