Mexican Mutual Society celebrates 85th
Mexican Mutual Society (MMS) paid homage to its
founders during an 85th anniversary celebration
Saturday evening, Nov. 30, 2013. The Lorain-based
organization was first founded in1928, with Articles of
Incorporation (Non-profit) filed on November 5, 1928 by
co-founders Raymond R. Orozco
(president), Jesús Espinosa (secretary), and Luis
Pérez Tavera (treasurer) and accepted by the State of
Ohio on November 7th, 1928—thus making it the
oldest Mexican social organization in Ohio.
CPL’s exhibit offers visitors the
chance to share their hopes, dreams, and bucket list
Since November 5th, 2013, Cleveland Public
Library (CPL) has offered visitors a unique way to share
their voices heard and announce their life’s hopes. CPL’s
Main Library is featuring a wall chalkboard installation of
the Before I Die project, which invites passersby to
fill in the blank for the prompt,
“Before I die, I want to ________.”
What’s Happening at the Lorain Public
COMPUTERS FOR BEGINNERS:
Sign up for a basic computer course at Lorain Public Library
System’s Main Library. Computers for Beginners is Monday,
Dec. 2, 2013 at 6 p.m. for those with little to no computer
experience. Participants will learn to use a mouse and
identify computer parts, and receive an introduction to the
Windows operating system.
Holidays In The Manor House
returns to Wildwood Dec. 7-15
Holidays in the
Manor House, a Toledo tradition for 38 years, returns to
Wildwood Preserve Metropark with an extra day
this year: Saturday, December 7, through Sunday, December
15, 2013. Hours are 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily. Admission is
free. That’s just nine days to enjoy the sparkling displays
created by the volunteers who decorate the 32-room mansion
differently each year.
Old Newsboys Goodfellow Association
newspaper sale is Dec. 6
On Friday, Dec.
6, 2013, more than 500 Old Newsboys Goodfellow
Association volunteers will be in Toledo area Andersons,
Franklin Park Mall, grocery stores, bowling centers,
shopping centers, credit unions, and various other local
retailers to “hawk” the organization’s annual Charity
Edition newspaper. The Old Newsboys will not be on any
street corners. The 2013 goal is $200,000.
Invitan a Gran Posada Mexicana, dic. 7
Por: Isabel Flores, Corresponsal La Prensa
Detroit: El próximo sábado 7 de diciembre del 2013 se
llevará a cabo la Gran Posada Mexicana de 4:00 a
10:00pm en Royal Oak Farmers Market, ubicado en el
316 East 11Mile Road, Royal Oak. Toda la comunidad en
general está invitada a este gran evento en donde habrá
villancicos, grupos musicales, antojitos como tamales y
ponche, entre otros; además de diversas actividades. Invitan
el Consulado de México en Detroit, Amigos de Coahuila,
Apromex, Exatecs en Michigan y Mexicanas en Michigan.
La Universidad Estatal de Ohio –
Extensión se acerca a la comunidad latina
Claudia Annoni, La Prensa
Programa de la Universidad Estatal de Ohio-Extensión (OSUE)
cumple 100 años en el 2014, y aun así para muchas personas
es una novedad que dicho programa esté funcionando en el
Condado de Lucas.
Holiday fundraisers set to
help needy Latino families
United passed out its annual turkey dinner baskets on
Nov. 25, 2013, to assist Latino families in having a
Thanksgiving meal, a pair of other Northwest Ohio Latino
non-profit organizations are planning holiday-oriented
festivities in order to better help other Latino families in
need at Christmas.
Gabriel de Miguel
de tu hermana y tu mamá
1 de diciembre
Happy 70th birthday
Alfredo Jaso Sr.
Connie Treviño Eason
perfecto para Navidad: Varekai de Cirque Du Soleil
Por: Isabel Flores
Cirque Du Soleil regresa a esta ciudad con la producción Varekai,
con seis presentaciones del 5 al 9 de febrero del 2014, en el Joe Louis Arena.
Aunque todavía falta tiempo, los tickets ya se encuentran a la venta para
realizar un excelente regalo de navidad.
Lucas County Auditor
López reminds Citizens to License their Dog
Licensing starts December 1; New Options this Year
Dog Tag renewal forms are being prepped to be sent out and when Lucas County dog
owners receive them, they will have some new decisions to make. New for 2014,
dog owners may now purchase either a 3 year tag or a permanent tag, in addition
to the standard 1 year tag. The goal is to simply give dog owners more options
when it comes to buying a license. Some owners may not want the hassle of buying
a tag every year and now they have a choice.
Board of Community
Relations sponsors photo contest
Dec. 2, 2013: A
Compassionate Toledo photo contest is being sponsored by the City
of Toledo Board of Community Relations. The
purpose of the Compassionate Toledo photo contest is to promote the City
of Toledo as a Compassionate City.