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Churros Locos Heading to World Street Food Congress

Food Carts Portland is proud and excited to announce that Brett Burmeister, owner and editor of the Portland Food Carts website, is heading to Singapore along with one of Portland’s food carts to attend the World Street Food Congress from April 8- April 12, 2015. Brett will represent Food Carts …

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El Hispanic News March 2015 Edition

CLICK HERE to download the issue as a PDF.

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A Beautiful Milestone: La Bonita celebrates 15 years of family and food with community quinceañera

By Amanda Schurr For the last 15 years, the family-owned and operated Portland eatery La Bonita has served up its locally minded mission of “food for the people.” The menu of classic Mexican comfort fare states simply and humbly, “Our family feeds yours, your family feeds ours, day by day, …

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Vaccines: A Tool for Our Bodies and Families

By Linda S. Roman The Health Corner was created by the Latino Health Coalition of Oregon and it is dedicated to the Latino community of Oregon. The Health Corner is a forum for information and health education resources for our community. Vaccines are a way to protect us and prevent …

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Why Ferguson is Michelangelo’s Fault

By Alberto Moreno The last day I spent in Chicago before moving to Portland, a white police officer stopped me in the middle of traffic, took out his revolver, placed the cold, hard barrel against my left temple and threatened to kill me. Why, you may ask? I had committed …

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Toyota Camry: Abundant, Like Plaid Shirts on the Communist Island

By Roger Rivero In Cuba during the ‘70s, you had to dress with the clothes that the government delivered through a ration book. Although some may not know, for many years a coupon book was used to acquire clothing and shoes, which appeared sporadically in state-run stores, causing riots and …

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Onward, Together

“We want to pave the way to unity and respect and mutual harmony. … El Hispanic is being born to unite and to serve, or better stated: to serve while uniting.” -El Hispanic News founder Juan Prats in the first issue in 1981 Staying true to that mission and welcoming …

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Latino Artists in the Schools: A Required Subject!

By Olga Sanchez Arts and culture experiences are meaningful and fun, reminding us of the beauty and frailty of life. For children in the schools, the arts provide even more profound nourishment. “One of my favorite memories as an actor occurred during the opening monologue of a children’s show at …

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