Latino Times

a bilingual publication in the Central Valley

Top Stories January 9th, 2015 by

Latino Times Celebrates 15th Anniversary

Locally-owned Latino newspapers in San Joaquin County have folded one by one in the past decade, victims of a dying newspaper industry.  Yet one has remained. The Latino Times continues to stand tall as the “sole survivor” of a half dozen or so Spanish and bilingual publications that have existed in the area over the […]

SJCHCC to Host 12th Annual Student Financial Aid and College Awareness Workshop

(Stockton, CA) The San Joaquin County Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (SJCHCC) has announced the date for its 12th Annual Student Financial Aid and College Awareness Workshop. The event will take place on Sunday, January 25[...]

Navigating College While Depressed

LONG BEACH, Calif. – As Sunday night arrives most college students prepare by filling their backpacks with books for the coming week. But for Cal State Long Beach student Rachel Keeney, that process also involves makin[...]

Why Americans Should Be Outraged by Pena Nieto Visit

A clear difference between our political expectations is this – Americans want to believe in the moral qualities of their leaders, while Mexicans know their politicians have none. This is why it is not surprising to le[...]

Different destinations for U.S. Hispanics, Latin Americans who leave Catholic Church

The share of Catholics in Latin America and among U.S. Hispanics is declining, according to two major Pew Research surveys, including a new poll on religion in 18 Latin American countries and Puerto Rico. But the two s[...]

Can Hispanics Survive Obama’s Political Suicide?

By Raoul Lowery Contreras Is it a “Clash of Titans,” or a Titanic crash? President Barack Obama is about to test the limits of the U. S. Constitution-backed government “of the people, by the people and for the peop[...]

Special Training Prepares Nurses for Growing Senior Population

FORT WAYNE, Ind.–Shirley Davis walks three miles a day to stay fit and active. But a few days ago, the 79-year-old tripped over a table leg in her Fort Wayne home. The injury required hospitalization. It’s a [...]

La vida en América: ¿Un peligro para la salud del inmigrante?

América es una nación de inmigrantes que provienen de todas partes del mundo atraídos por la promesa de libertad y de una buena vida. Pero un cuerpo de pruebas considerable sugiere que para los recién llegados, la vi[...]

The National Republican Congressional Committee’s Epic Failure in California

By Jon Fleischman Nationally, Republicans had an outstanding election earlier this month. Besides the huge gains in the U.S. Senate, House Republicans made modest gains (12 seats), bringing their majority to an impressiv[...]

Financial Center Credit Union to Open South Stockton Branch

Financial Center Credit Union is venturing where few financial institutions are willing to go — South Stockton. Although South Stockton is home to roughly 100,000 residents, only one financial institution exists there,[...]