Covid-19, una guía de recursos en Omaha

Ilustración del virus Covid-19 que causa la enfermedad, por el Centro de Control y Prevención de Enfermedades. Limitarse a reuniones públicas. Grandes eventos comunitarios encerrados. Los funcionarios públicos locales y federales siguen luchando. La crisis de Covid-19 ha cambiado drásticamente en Omaha, haciendo que muchos se adapten al día a día y hora a hora […]

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El Equilibrio Legislativo

Por Chris Bowling La luz de la mañana inunda el pasillo, llenando los pisos de piedra pulida y las paredes de mampostería con un fuerte brillo. Los bustos en bronce de personas de Nebraska, tales como el Jefe Standing Bear y la autora Bess Streeter Aldrich, miran afuera por las ventanas hacia el patio cubierto […]

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Latino Lion Still Roaring

That old lion of Latino affairs in Nebraska, Marty Ramirez, 73, still has plenty of roar left in him.   Though retired from a long career as a University of Nebraska-Lincoln counselor and psychologist, he remains active as a voice for disenfranchised peoples. He holds workshops for Nebraska Appleseed and advises individuals and organizations on […]

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A life in music

Mariachi captivated veteran music teacher Rosemary Flores as a girl when visiting her maternal grandparents in Kansas City, Her grandfather played vinyl records on a Victrola featuring traditional Mexican sounds.   “I fell in love with that style of music,” she said.   At school in South Omaha the only child studied classical violin. “I […]

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Nueva Visita del Consulado de Guatemala

Nuevamente la comunidad guatemalteca que radica en la periferia de Fremont se verá beneficiada con la próxima visita del Consulado General de Guatemala en Denver.   La visita es llamada “consulado móvil” y busca acercarse a todos los guatemaltecos de esta zona que no pueden visitar  las oficinas generales de dicha dependencia gubernamental.   En […]

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Javier Saldana’s family-community ties extend across Nebraska and down to Mexico Army soldier and UNO administrator feels bound to serve

Javier Saldana, 29, found his calling in Columbus, Nebraska, where as a high school student he served on the Junior City Council. He took service to a whole new level as a U.S. Army enlistee. He did two war-time deployments and today serves fellow war veterans as acting director of the Office of Military and […]

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