Thursday - Jul 18, 2019
  • Editor receives death threats after AMLO renews criticism of newspaper

    Editor receives death threats after AMLO renews criticism of newspaper

    After president criticized publication of his home address, Reforma’s editor became a target by Mexico News Daily The editor of a major newspaper has received death threats after President López Obrador once again criticized the Mexico City-based broadsheet. Earlier this week, the newspaper Reforma published a story about the beefing up of security at López

  • Paraguayan demonstrators demand electoral reforms

    Paraguayan demonstrators demand electoral reforms

    by the El Reportero’s wire services Summoned by political and social organizations, hundreds of demonstrators gathered this Thursday in the Main Square of the Paraguayan capital to support a package of reforms to the electoral system under debate in the Senate. The concentration takes place at a time when the legislative body is analyzing three

  • PERALTA COLLEGE NOTICE INVITING BIDS

    PERALTA COLLEGE NOTICE INVITING BIDS

    NOTICE INVITING BIDS The Peralta Community College District is calling for sealed bids for the Laney College Window Repairs – Rebid (Bid No. 18-19/28) to be delivered to the Purchasing Department, at 501 5th Avenue, Oakland, California, 94606, until 2:00 pm, on May 15, 2019. The District is seeking Bids from qualified firms to replace

  • Poncho Sánchez and his Latin Jazz Band in Berkeley

    Poncho Sánchez and his Latin Jazz Band in Berkeley

    by the El Reportero’s news services The Freight & Salvage is proud to host for the very first time world renowned, multi Grammy award winning percussionist Poncho Sánchez and his band, direct from Los Angeles. This is Poncho’s first appearance at the “new” Freight & Salvage, Berkeley’s magnificent, intimate, musical non-profit that has been a beacon for half

  • Venezuela to host 8th International Theater Festival

    Venezuela to host 8th International Theater Festival

    by the El Reportero’s news services The Venezuelan Ministry of Culture is preparing the Eighth International Theater Festival 2019, to be held from April 12 to 21 in this capital, where 30 national and eight international groups will participate. The mayor of the Libertador municipality, of the Capital District, Erika Farías, explained in a press

  • New cultural center for site of Mexico City army barracks

    New cultural center for site of Mexico City army barracks

    ‘The biggest and most important artistic and cultural space in the world’ by the El Reportero’s news services A new cultural center touted as the biggest in the world will be established on a military site in Mexico City, President López Obrador announced on Tuesday. The president said that renowned artist Gabriel Orozco will direct

  • Uruguayans to enjoy originals by Pablo Picasso for the first time

    Uruguayans to enjoy originals by Pablo Picasso for the first time

    by the El Reportero’s news services Uruguayans since Friday have the possibility to appreciate first hand the creative genius of Spanish painter Pablo Picasso through 45 original works under exhibition in Montevideo up to June 30. The National Director of Culture, Sergio Mautone, expressed the importance of hosting a very powerful exhibition of original paintings

  • Hispanic architect, former president of the 24th Street Merchants Association and the Cultural Center of the Mission, dies

    Hispanic architect, former president of the 24th Street Merchants Association and the Cultural Center of the Mission, dies

    NOTE FROM THE EDITOR: The staff of El Reportero newspaper and especially its director, Marvin Ramírez, offer their sincere condolences to his brother, our colegue Roque Hernández, the video journalist of Univisón for more than 30 years, for whom it has been a very hard blow the departure of his brother and mentor. by Roque