Latino Times

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Top Stories April 14th, 2015 by

San Joaquin General Hospital is On a Secure Path

    By Rhashad R. Pittman Whether it’s helping deliver new babies into the world, or performing life-saving surgery on patients, San Joaquin General Hospital is in a position to do more than ever for residents of San Joaquin County. The Hospital is positioning itself to address the future healthcare of the growing Spanish language population […]

Eye Surgery part of Family Business at Zeiter Eye Medical Group

    By Rhashad R. Pittman The cataracts that clouded his eyes were so bad that when he held his fingers in front of him, he could not see them. He hadn’t seen his dear wife in six years and never saw his grandchildr[...]

Task Force on New Americans Highlights Importance of Immigrant Media

When President Obama announced his executive actions on Nov. 20, the two most controversial programs got the most attention. The expansion of Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) and the launch of Deferred Actio[...]

America’s Family Caregivers Need Assistance

American families need help. And not because of the widely assumed crisis of values in the home (as opposed to home values), the devolution of social norms or the flight from family we hear so much about these days. Quit[...]

Why Immigrant Rights Advocates Aren’t Worried About Texas Judge’s Ruling

    By Elena Shore – NAM A federal judge this week blocked Obama’s executive actions from going into effect, a move immigration reform advocates are calling only a “temporary setback.” Texas U.S. District [...]

Political Consultant Builds Reputation by Building Relationships

    By Rhashad Pittman Throughout his long, illustrious and successful career as a political consultant, Grant Gillham has built a reputation for providing excellent client service by simply building relationships. Ov[...]

Stockton Mayoral Candidate Steven Davis

Steven C. Davis is a Stockton businessman born in Salt Lake City, UT. He has been in California since October 2004 when he came to Stockton for work and opportunity. When he left Utah, where his family and children resid[...]

For Teachers, Common Core Presents Many Questions, Tough Answers

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Beginning this month, students around California will begin taking the official version of the new Common Core assessment. The test will be the first gauge of how well schools are implementing the ne[...]

Asegure su salud y evite multas

Por primera vez, las personas que no tengan seguro médico podrían tener que pagar una multa al presentar su declaración de impuestos. La Ley de Salud Asequible requiere que la mayoría de los ciudadanos estadounidense[...]

Local Business Icons: Where Are They Now?

Dave Jimenez  longtime lender at Bank of Stockton By Rhashad R. Pittman More than 30 years ago, Dave Jimenez was one of the first Latino bankers in the Stockton community to have lending power. As a loan officer with th[...]