Post Tagged with: "Elizabeth NJ"

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Uruguayans Celebrate Independence without Flag-Raising

Culture, Metro Area, South American August 27, 2018 at 4:04 pm

The Uruguayan community in the tri-state area celebrated the country’s Independence Day with several events, educational programs and carnivals, although without the traditional raising of the flag in New Jersey, Reporte Hispano reports.

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Hispanics in Elizabeth Apathetic about Elections

Elections 2017, Immigration, Latino, Metro Area October 30, 2017 at 3:14 pm

In a political potluck, as part of the collaborative journalism project Voting Block, Hispanic residents in Elizabeth, New Jersey, discussed the next gubernatorial race, Reporte Hispano reports.  

Olga Armas is a DAPA beneficiary. (Photo via Reporte Hispano)

NJ Latina at the Center of DAPA Debate

Immigration, Metro Area, South American May 18, 2016 at 5:57 pm

Olga Armas – a resident of Elizabeth, New Jersey, and an undocumented immigrant – is at the center of the media spotlight after she wrote an opinion column for The New York Times, Reporte Hispano reports.

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Elizabeth, NJ to Soon Issue Municipal ID

Immigration, Metro Area November 7, 2016 at 1:31 pm

The Elizabeth City Council unanimously approved issuing municipal identification cards to all its residents, a move that could benefit some 60,000 immigrants, Reporte Hispano reports.

Nancy Vega, a Latina immigrant, is hoping that Elizabeth will issue a Municipal ID. (Photo via Reporte Hispano)

Elizabeth, NJ Closer to Issuing Municipal ID

Government, Immigration, Metro Area July 1, 2016 at 5:25 pm

Elizabeth, New Jersey, could be the next city in the state to offer an identification card issued by the municipality to residents, Reporte Hispano reports.

The new ambassador of El Salvador in the U.S., Claudia Ivette Canjura de Centeno (center), attended the inauguration of the renovated consulate in Elizabeth on Saturday. (Photo via Reporte Hispano)

New Jersey Salvadorans Renovate Consulate with Their Own Money

Central American, Immigration, Metro Area June 30, 2016 at 3:20 pm

In an unprecedented effort, Salvadoran and other Latino immigrants put money and effort to renovate and improve the Salvadoran consulate in Elizabeth, NJ, Reporte Hispano reports.