Wednesday - Oct 18, 2017

Local briefs

  • Estrella TV dominates prime time In Los Angeles during February sweeps

    Estrella TV dominates prime time In Los Angeles during February sweeps

    Spanish language television network experiences audience growth with key Latino audiences Burbank, CA. Estrella TV, the fastest growing, minority owned Spanish language network in the U.S. announced today that its local flagship station KRCA 62 surpassed both Univision and Telemundo as the #1 Spanish language broadcaster with Males 25-54 and tied for the #1 spot

  • Federal lawsuit to end money bail presser forward

    Federal lawsuit to end money bail presser forward

    Submitted by Equal Justice Under Law            San Francisco, CA — A class action lawsuit seeking to end the practice of money bail in San Francisco will move forward against the city’s sheriff, a federal judge has ruled.  United States District Court Judge Yvonne González Rogers ruled Friday that the lawsuit, which takes aim at

  • PG&E Receives Agricultural Legacy Award at California State Fair

    PG&E Receives Agricultural Legacy Award at California State Fair

    SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. — The California State Fair bills itself as the “17 Best Days of Summer,” including its signature food. But it’s not just deep fried delicacies that are getting props this year, it’s also farm fresh fare. Supporters of California’s $53 billion agriculture industry – including Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) –

  • PG&E names Travis Kiyota vice president, community relations and public affairs

    PG&E names Travis Kiyota vice president, community relations and public affairs

    SAN FRANCISCO, Calif. —Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) announced that it has appointed Travis Kiyota as vice president, Community Relations and Public Affairs. Kiyota currently serves as vice president, Local Government Relations, and will now also provide strategic leadership for the company’s Community Relations organization. “Travis is a talented and dynamic leader with a

  • PARLACEN begins new era under the leadership of Nicaragua

    PARLACEN begins new era under the leadership of Nicaragua

    by the El Reportero’s wire services The Central American Parliament (Parlacen), with its central headquarters in Guatemala, will have since today a new owner for the period 2015-2016: the Deputy of the opposition Liberal Constitutionalist Party of Nicaragua, José Antonio Alvarado. The investiture of the new president of the integration mechanism, formally installed on October

  • Mi pueblo supermarket chain announces launch of scholarship program

    Mi pueblo supermarket chain announces launch of scholarship program

    More than $200,000 will be awarded in Scholarships to Community Members and Employees   SAN JOSE, CALIF. –The San Jose-based Hispanic grocery chain in Northern California demonstrates its commitment to education and helping the community prepare for a brighter future with the launch of its 2015 scholarship program. From now through April 30, community members