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Vol.20 No.25                                                             www.hispanianews.com                                   28 de Junio 2007 - 04 de Julio 2007
DUI crackdown
     Law enforcement agencies
across the state will be working
overtime during the long Fourth
                                        Don Antonio Aguilar
of July weekend to ensure
Coloradoans’ right to safe and
sober roadways, according the
Colorado Department of
Transportation (CDOT). With the
Fourth of July falling on a
Wednesday this year, the Heat Is
On! and El Verano Esta Caliente
enforcement period will last a
total of 102 hours. It starts Friday,
June 29 at 6 p.m. and ends at 3
a.m. on Thursday July 5th.
     “As we celebrate our
country’s independence, it’s
important to remember our rights
to ‘life, liberty and the pursuit of
                                                                                                                                                 4TH            OF
                                                                                                                                                 Concert & Fireworks
                                                                                                                                                                      JULY
happiness’ in the Declaration of
Independence,” said Pamela                                                                                                                           Colorado Springs,
Hutton, CDOT Governor’s
Representative for Highway                                                                                                                           7:00 P.M.
Safety. “The citizens of our state                                                                                                                   Memorial Park,
also deserve safe and sober                                                                                                                          Pikes Peak & Hancock
roadways and the right to travel
freely without the danger of
impaired drivers. Last year, 19
people died in traffic crashes on
Colorado highways between June
                                        Henry Reyes and Antonio Aguilar
                                                                                                                                                 Fireworks
30 and July 9th. Eight of the
victims died in crashes that
involved alcohol and half of those
                                        UNA LEYENDA...                                                          A LEGEND
                                                                                                                on both sides of the border
                                                                                                                                                 ARE ILLEGAL
                                                                                                                                                     As the Fourth of July holiday
victims were riding motorcycles.        En Ambos Lados de la Frontera                                                Antonio Aguilar, an actor   season approaches, the City of
“It doesn’t matter if you’re            Gabriel Medina - Excélsior                                              and ranchera singer              Colorado Springs reminds its
                   Cont. on page 3           El pueblo de México le dió el último adiós al charro, quien        considered a master of the       citizens that the possession and use
                                        tuvo una misa de cuerpo presente en la Basílica de Guadalupe.           genre, has died in Mexico        of fireworks are illegal within the
                                        Hasta el cielo lloró, y de manera muy copiosa, la partida del           City at the age of 88.           city limits (City Code 9.7.302).
MANO DURA CONTRA                        cantante y actor don Antonio Aguilar, quien falleció el pasado               Aguilar, who died           Professional fireworks displays
Conductores Ebrios                      martes minutos antes de la medianoche, a causa de una fibrilación
                                        venticular y una falla en varios de sus órganos.
                                                                                                                Tuesday of pneumonia,
                                                                                                                symbolized the Mexican
                                                                                                                                                 are allowed with special permits
                                                                                                                                                 issued by the Office of the Fire
     El Departamento de                     El Charro de México fue velado ayer en la agencia funeraria         charro culture -- associated     Marshal (as of this date only one
Transporte de Colorado (CDOT,           Gayosso de Félix Cuevas, donde además de decenas de                     with the typical Mexican
por sus silgas en inglés) anuncia                                                                                                                permit has been received byno
                                        fervorosos seguidores, acudió el presidente Felipe Calderón,            horseman in a short jacket,
que las agencias policíacas a                                                                                   white shirt and huge             permits have been.
                                        acompañado de su esposa, Margarita Zavala.
través del Estado de Colorado                                                                                   sombrero -- and was a                 According to the Centers for
                                             "Lamento profundamente el falleciemiento de Antonio
trabajarán tiempo extra durante el      Aguilar, significa no sólo la pérdida de uno de los más grandes         popular singer and actor, The    Disease Control (CDC), in 2005,
fin de semana largo del cuatro de       artistas mexicanos, sino también la muerte de un mexicano               New York Times reported          four persons died and an estimated
julio para garantizarle a todos los     ejemplar, un ejemplar padre de familia y un hombre con una gran         Wednesday.                       10,800 were treated in emergency
habitantes el derecho de tener          sensibilidad.                                                                 Aguilar recorded more      departments for fireworks-related
carreteras seguras y sobrias. Dado           "Yo personalmente le seguí como millones y millones de             than 150 albums, rising to the   injuries in the United States. An
que el cuarto de julio cae este año     mexicanos, escuché sus canciones, sus corridos y ví sus películas.      top of the Mexican country-      estimated five percent of
en un miércoles, el período de               Tuve la oportunidad de conocer su trayectoria humana y             music scene with his
vigilancia de la campaña ¡El                                                                                                                     fireworks-related injuries treated
                                        personal, el amor que profesó por su esposa y sus hijos y su gran       powerful voice and poignant      in emergency departments
Verano Esta Caliente! durará un         cariño por México. Descanse en paz un gran mexicano, y que el           lyrics. His classics "Triste
total de 102 horas. Este periodo                                                                                                                 required hospitalization.
                                        pueblo que lo quiere pueda rendirle tributo no sólo a su arte, sino a   Recuerdo," "Gabino Barrera"
de vigilancia comienza el viernes,                                                                              and "Un Puno de Tierra" are          In addition, as weather heats up
                                        su ejemplo, para que pueda seguir siendo su testimonio la semilla
29 de junio a las seis de la tarde y                                                                            still sung throughout Mexico.    and area vegetation dries out the
                                        para un mejor México. Descanse en paz Antonio Aguilar",
termina a las tres de la madrugada                                                                                   After his film debut in     threat of fires caused by fireworks
del jueves 5 de julio.                  expresó el primer mandatario.
                                            También estuvo presente Genaro Borrego Estrada, ex titular          1952, Aguilar landed his first   becomes ever more worrisome.
     “Al celebrar el Día de la
                                        del IMSS y ex gobernador de Zacatecas, el estado que vio nacer          leading role in 1956 as the      Any careless fire that threatens or
Independencia de nuestro país, es
importante recordar los derechos        hace 88 años a don Antonio.                                             leading man in "Tierra de        damages property is subject to
que se mencionan en la                      "Hizo muchísimo por Zacatecas, constantemente estaba cerca          Hombres." He appeared in         prosecution and a fine up to and
Declaración de la Independencia         de la gente, apoyándola y animándola. Él ayudó mucho a que se           more than 125 films over 50      including $500 and/or up to 90
que son el derecho a vivir, a la        hiciera una presa en la región de Villanueva, que es de las más         years.                           days in jail.
libertad y a encontrar la               grandes del estado y beneficia a mucha gente. Siempre colaboró               Aguilar played a                The safest way to enjoy
felicidad", dijo Pamela Hutton,         con sus eventos para el DIF y las mejores causas de Zacatecas.          prominent role in the
                                                                                                                                                 fireworks is to watch professional
representante de CDOT para el           Los zacatecanos estamos muy agradecidos con don Antonio y su            initiating Fiesta Day at the
                                        legado", declaró.                                                       Colorado State Fair and          fireworks displays. This year a
programa de Seguridad de las                                                                                                                     giant display is planned for July 4
Carreteras que tiene la oficina del         Acudieron a despedirlo cientos de admiradores de todas las          partly responsible for its
Gobernador. "Los ciudadanos de          edades, que cantaron en su honor algunos de sus inmortales temas        success from the beginning.      in Memorial Park that features
nuestro Estado merecen tener            como Caballo prieto azabache, Albur de amor y Triste recuerdo,                                           music from the Colorado Springs
                                                                                                                             Cont. on page 4     Philharmonic Orchestra.
carreteras seguras y libres de          entre muchos otros.
conductores ebrios, así como, el             No faltaron las porras y exclamaciones de "¡Arriba
derecho de viajar libremente sin        Zacatecas!", "¡Queremos ver al Charro de México!" y "¡El cine
el peligro de toparse con               mexicano se acabó!", que exclamaron los fieles seguidores tanto
conductores ebrios".                    de sus más de 150 películas, como de sus 163 álbumes.
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   Community
CSU – PUEBLO JULY 4th FEATURES SENATE TAKES FIRST STEP SENIOR TRIP
                               Towards Comprehensive Immigration Reform
 Martini Shot and Sertoma Fireworks                                                                                                                      TO CRIPPLE CREEK
    Colorado State University –    with an idea of a modern                   United States Senator Ken         reform today. We took the next                SRDA has organized a
Pueblo will celebrate our          original/cover rock band with          Salazar released the following        step with broad bipartisan                 trip to Cripple Creek.
country’s independence with        horns. The name, “The Martini          statement after today's bipartisan    support, and I remain cautiously           Register at SRDA, 230 N.
upbeat music, food, and an                                                vote to move forward to debate        optimistic that we will accomplish
                                   Shot,” refers to the Hollywood         comprehensive immigration             the goal of passing a bill that            Union Ave 2nd floor in
hour-long fireworks display.       slang term for the last shoot of the   reform on the floor of the United     toughens border security,                  Pueblo or call 545-8900 with
Independence Day festivities       day. The band is hustling to write     States Senate.                        toughens employer sanctions and            questions, The trip Date is
begin at 5 p.m. with the opening   the final few songs for the                “I am proud of my Republican      provides a path towards                    July 13th and the cost will be
of food and beverage vendors on    upcoming CD, which they hope to        and Democratic colleagues who         legalization for the twelve million        $20.00. Limited seating so
the lawn east of the Hasan                                                voted to move forward on              undocumented immigrants in our             please register early.
                                   have released by late summer.
Amphitheatre on the CSU-                                                  comprehensive immigration             country.”
                                   Martini Shot first began to play in
Pueblo campus. The following       the town of Alamosa where the
food vendors will be on hand to    majority of the Band attended
keep the crowd well fed: Chee
                                   Adams State College as music           Memorial Health System Red,                                                        Each pint of blood can be used
                                                                                                                                                         to save three lives.
Concessions, Tasty Treats,                                                White and Blue Blood Drive
                                   majors. Playing around the San                                                                                            The three-day event will have a
Pantaleo Farms, and
                                   Luis Valley in places such as                                                                                         red, white and blue patriotic theme
Chartwells.      Miller and                                                  Memorial Health System             To 3:00 p.m. at the Briargate
                                   Weekends Bar and Grill and the         Blood Bank is inviting El Paso        Medical Campus 8890 N. Union             with donors and Blood Bank staff
Coors products, Pepsi products,
                                   Office Tavern, the band soon           County residents to roll up their     Blvd., Suite 209. The event              wearing patriotic T-shirts and the
and bottled water also will be
                                   created a following that opened        sleeves and help start the July 4th   inaugurates the first free-              center adorned with flags and
available.                                                                celebration with a BANG! A            standing, permanent blood
                                   the door for them to pursue gigs at                                                                                   colorful decorations. There will be
    Local favorite Martini Shot                                               “Red, White and Blue”             donation center in the northeast
                                   the college for events such as                                                                                        giveaways, prizes and red, white
will perform a variety of music                                           Patriotic Blood Drive will be held    part of town.
                                   Freshmen Convocation and Super         Monday, July 2, from 3:00 p.m. to         This is a critical time for blood    and blue themed treats.
from 7-9:15 p.m. followed by a
                                   Fun Day. Musicians include             7:00 p.m., on Tuesday July 3rd        as summer injuries rise and blood            To make an appointment or to
hour-long fireworks display by                                                                                                                           get more information please call
                                   Andy Clementi-vocals/guitar,           from 8:00 a.m. to noon, and on        donations decrease because of
the Sertoma Club. A Color
                                   K e v i n M o r e m a n -              Thursday, July 5th from 11:00 a.m.    summer travel and vacations.             (719) 365-5411
Guard presentation by the
Pueblo County Sheriff’s            trumpet/keyboards, Andy
Department and a welcome by        Bennetts-trumpet/vocals, Steve
CSU-Pueblo President Joseph        Bogucki-t.sax, Ryan Walter-lead
Garcia will precede the concert.
    The Martini Shot Band
                                   guitar, Tim Trujillo-bass, Jen
                                   McHenry-bass, Bruce Anderson-
                                                                          MANO DURA CONTRA CONDUCTORES EBRIOS                                                                de la página 1
began to form in September of      drums.                                     El año pasado, entre el 30 de     manejen bajo la influencia del           de ebriedad”.
                                                                          junio y el 9 de julio, 19 personas    alcohol (DUI, por sus siglas en              La Patrulla del Estado de
                                                                          murieron en accidentes                inglés) no sólo sucederán en las         Colorado y más de 50
                                                                          automovilísticos en las carreteras    carreteras estatales, sino también       agenciashan organizado planes
                                                                          estatales de Colorado. Ocho de        en el agua. Los guardabosques de         para aumentar el número de
                                                                          esas víctimas murieron en             los parques estatales de Colorado        patrullas, saturar el área con
                                                                          choques que involucraron              estarán patrullando los lagos y las      patrullas y con puntos de revisión
                                                                          alcohol y la mitad de esas            lagunas estatales. Varios parques        para comprobar el estado de
                                                                          víctimas conducían motocicletas.      estatales colaborarán con                sobriedad de los conductores.
                                                                          "No importa si usted maneja una       agencias policíacas locales para             Para más información sobre
                                                                          motocicleta, un coche, un camión      aumentar la vigilancia en contra         los esfuerzos de vigilancia en
                                                                          o un barco – nunca se ponga           de los conductores que manejen           contra de los conductores que
                                                                          detrás del volante si usted ha        bajo la influencia del alcohol           manejen bajo la influencia del
                                                                          estado bebiendo alcohol", dijo el     (DU) dentro y alrededor de los           alcohol (DUI), y para revisar los
                                                                          Coronel Mark Trostel, Jefe de la      parques estatales.                       planes de ejecución por agencia
                                                                          Patrulla Estatal de Colorado. "No         "Ingerir alcohol y practicar         visite el sitio de internet
                                                                          tenemos tolerancia alguna para        deportes acuáticos resultan en una       www.dot.state.co.us/trafficsafet/
                                                                          cualquiera que maneje en estado       combinación mortal", dijo Rick           haga clic en Reports en el inicio.
                                                                          de ebriedad, y saldremos en grupo     Storm Jefe de Policía de los             Escoja Enforcement Period
                                                                          para ayudar a proteger a todos en     parques estatales.                       Plans, seleccione Summer
                                                                          las carreteras, arrestando a              "Nacionalmente, una tercera          Checkpoints 2007 y July Fourth
                                                                          conductores ebrios. Disfrute de       parte de las muertes en canotaje         Weekend 2007 y haga clic en
                                                                          estos días feriados, pero planee      están relacionadas con el alcohol.       Report.
                                                                          con anticipación asignando a un       Beber alcohol inhabilita su juicio,          En el 2006, las agencias
                                                                          conductor sobrio.            Todo     su habilidad de nadar y operar de        policíacas hicieron 628 arrestos
                                                                          conductor puede denunciar a           manera segura un barco o moto            por DUI en todo el Estado durante
                                                                          otros conductores que manejen         acuática.                                el período de vigilancia de la
                                                                          ebrios o de manera agresiva               Vamos a patrullar nuestros           semana del cuatro de julio. El año
                                                                          marcando estrella – CSP (*277),       lagos durante toda la semana             pasado, 217 personas fallecieron
                                                                          esta llamada es gratuita”.            feriada y estaremos en busca de          en choques relacionados con
                                                                              Los esfuerzos de vigilancia en    cualquier persona que operare            alcohol en el Estado de Colorado.
                                                                          contra de conductores que             una embarcación en estado



                                                                             Why?                                                                                      Del Editor
                                                                                Attorney Larry Manzanares, who was facing criminal charges in a stolen laptop case, shot himself
                                                                            to death in Denver last Friday evening, according to police. Why, a Harvard Law graduate, a real
                                                                            gentleman according to many, would end his life so tragically?
                                                                                Locally, he was very well liked, and respected. Judge Gil Martinez of Colorado Springs preceded
                                                                            his comments to me as “Bob, I can not comment on anything other than my personal feelings, he was a
                                                                            great man, always trying to help people, he mentored many young attorneys, he had a judicial
                                                                            demeanor above reproach”. Fellow Harvard Law School Alum, Joe Garcia, President of Colorado
                                                                            State University Pueblo would only say “its tragic and very sad.”
                                                                                 This is where I have very deep feelings, I don’t really comprehend. The religious side of me says
                                                                            suicide is so wrong, on the other hand, having spent time around soldiers in time of war, I know how
                                                                            strong depression can be and its consequences. Life can be difficult at times, from losing a friend to
                                                                            losing a girlfriend, some times no one can truly understand the reason this type of incident happens.
                                                                             He was a previous president of LARASA (Latin American Research and Service Agency) and the Mi
                                                                            Casa Resource Center for Women. He served on the Colorado Supreme Court Appellate Rule
                                                                            committee, as well as on the board of the Colorado Hispanic Bar Association and more.
                                                                                I did not know him that well, but his legacy will speak for itself.
                                                                                                                                           Descanse en Paz, we shall miss you.
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                                                                                                                                                            Comunidad
 BOYS & GIRLS CLUB OF THE PIKES PEAK REGION WINS AWARD
                                                                                   The E.A. Tutt Boys & Girls         fellow club members, than             staff…a voice to communicate
                                                                               Club was privileged to receive a       drawing a portrait of                 with our local officials, board
                                                                               $2,500 mini-grant on behalf of the     themselves… displaying a true         members…and most importantly a
                                                                               BGCA and The Allstate                  representation of the differences     VOICE that will not be silenced as
                                                                               Foundation to create a Diversity       within our local club and the         the Mural is a permanent feature at
                                                                               Mural focusing on Valuing              ribbon (or words of acceptance        the Boys & Girls Club of the Pikes
                                                                               Differences. Club members              within the Club culture) that binds   Peak Region and is a daily
                                                                               discussed options that were            them from the moment they step        reminder to everyone that passes
                                                                               meaningful to themselves and           into the Club to far after they       through it, how to Value Diversity
                                                                               fellow club members and came up        leave. Both the young people and      and to Celebrate it within our Club.
                                                                               with one common theme: Our             the Club staff create an              The Mural has given our Club
                                                                               Club members RECOGNIZE all             environment in our Clubs that         members a VOICE to express
                                                                               differences…they EMBRACE all           acknowledge and encourage             themselves, to take pride in, and to
                                                                               differences…they CELEBRATE             conversation around differences       continue to better themselves and
                                                                               all differences…and they take the      and create a sense of belonging by    those around them. The Valuing
                                                                                                                      all.                                  Diversity Mural has created
                                                                               time to learn about each others
                                                                                                                           The Diversity Mural gave our     positive self-esteem and
                                                                               differences and grow as human
    Boys & Girls Club of the Pikes      of the Pikes Peak Region. “Our                                                Club members a voice…a voice          EMPOWERED our young people
Peak Region has received Boys &         Club members thoroughly                beings……and most importantly,
                                                                                                                      in deciding what the concept          that they can make a difference and
Girls Clubs of America’s (BGCA)         embraced this cause, and to their      they befriend and respect each         was…a voice to explore the needs      that they can be heard, regardless
Youth for Unity Leadership              credit, they successfully              others differences…that is why         or issues that their fellow club      of their age, gender, cultural
Award. Funded by The Allstate           developed a meaningful project         the Valuing Differences Mural          members face daily…a voice to         background, etc.
Foundation as part of its $4.5          that was a positive expression         was so heartfelt to our Club
million commitment to support                                                                                         grab the attention of our Club
                                        about the advantages of                members, it represents something
diversity education, the award          understanding and celebrating
recognizes a local Boys & Girls                                                that is steady and true within their
                                        diversity.”                            Club culture. The youth-led
Club organization for successfully          The award was presented by
developing and implementing                                                    project, “Valuing Differences”
youth-led diversity                     Corinne Graper, representing The       Mural was a series of self-
activities/projects or events that      Allstate Foundation, and John
                                        Brooks, the chair of BGCA’s            portraits linked by a ribbon
addressed Club/community                                                       displaying words like “unity”,
diversity issues. “It is a true honor   National Diversity Committee, to
for us to receive the Youth for         Carrie Benson, Vice President of       “diversity” and “pride”. The
Unity Leadership Award,” said           Operations, at the 2007 Boys &         Club members felt there was no
James Sullivan, Executive               Girls Clubs of America National        better way to promote their own
Director of the Boys & Girls Clubs      Conference in Orlando.                 differences and celebrate their



DUI Crackdown                                     From page 1

driving a motorcycle, car, truck or     sta te’s lakes and res ervoirs.        filed plans for increased patrols,
a boat -- never get behind the          Several State Parks are partnering     saturation patrols and sobriety
wheel if you’ve been drinking,”         with local law enforcement to          checkpoints.
said Colonel Mark Trostel, Chief        increase DUI enforcement inside             For more information on the
of the Colorado State Patrol. “We       and around the parks.                  DUI enforcement period and to
have zero tolerance for anyone               “Drinking and water sports        vie w enf orc eme nt pla ns by
who is driving impaired, and            make a deadly combination,” said       agency, visit the website
we’ll be out in force to help           Ric k St orm , Ch ief of L aw          www.dot.state.co.us/trafficsafety
protect everyone on the roads by        Enforcement for State Parks.           and click Reports on the header.
arresting impaired drivers. Enjoy
                                             “Nationally, one-third of all     Cho ose Enf orc eme nt Per iod
the holiday, but plan ahead by
designating a sober driver.             boating fatalities involve alcohol.    Plans, select Summer
Motorists can report drunk and          Drinking impairs your judgment,        Che ckp oin ts 200 7 and Jul y
aggressive drivers by calling           your ability to swim and to safely     Fourth Weekend 2007 and click
STAR-CSP (*277), a free cell            operate a boat or jet ski. We are      Report. In 2006, enforcement
phone call.”                            patrolling our waterways               agencies made 628 DUI arrests
     DUI enforcement will not           throughout the holiday week and        statewide during the Fourth of
only take place on the state’s          will be on the lookout for anyone      July enforcement period. Last
roadways, but also on water. The        boating under the influence.”          year, 217 people did in alcohol-
Colorado State Parks rangers will            The Colorado State Patrol         related crashes in Colorado.
be out in force patrolling the          and more than 50 agencies have




New Youth For Human Rights Club
Hope For Youth, Pike's Peak Youth For Human Rights Club
     Colorado Springs – New             human rights education made            International theme song,
hope for basic human rights has         available to children and adults       UNITED, DVD, and a copy of all
taken hold in Colorado Springs,         throughout the world.         The      30 public service announcements
CO. Nine local youth have               petition signatures from this area     (one for each basic human right)
started Hope for Youth, Pike's          will be added to others and            DVD to educate youth and adults.
Peak Youth for Human Rights             presented to the President of the      Youth leader, Stephon Ward said,
Club at Shivers Academy. They           United States.                         "I have studied civil rights but
have chosen the goal to educate              Hope for Youth, Pike's Peak       until I saw the UNITED DVD,
youth in the area about the 30          Youth for Human Rights Club            and the booklet, I didn't know all
basic human rights afforded to all      with its adult leader, Rev. Wayne      of my 30 human rights.
by the Universal Declaration of         Houston, youth leader Stephon               That is why I wanted to be a
Human Rights adopted by the             Ward and assistant youth leaders,      charter member of this club so I
United Nations in 1948.                 Jamal Vanderpool and Stacy             can say I was one of the first in my
     One of the targets for the new     Jackson and the charter members        community to bring the message
youth club is obtaining signatures      are already brainstorming for          of basic human rights to all.”
on a grass roots petition that they     other activities to further the             For more information on
have already signed.           This     human rights message in their          Yo u t h f o r H u m a n R i g h t s
petition states that as the             neighborhood, their city and their     International visit www.youthfor
Universal Declaration of Human          part of Colorado. Club members         humanrightsinternational.org
Rights has been endorsed by the         will use educational booklets on       or contact, Susan Gaut at
nations of the world and asks that      all 30 basic human rights entitled     (303) 789-7668.
this Declaration be broadly             “What Are Human Rights?", the
displayed and promoted; with            Yo u t h f o r H u m a n R i g h t s
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   Antonio Aguilar
                cont. de la página 1 vendidas alrededor de todo el        despedir por última vez al actor y importante.                                       A Legend...            From page 1
                                     mundo.                               cantante zacatecano.                             1956. Tierra de hombres fue            Henry Reyes, in 1966 took the
A los pies de La Morenita                5 álbumes grabó al lado de su                                                su primer protagónico; además de         newly appointed State Fair
     Sus fieles seguidores oraron hijo, el también cantante, Pepe         Congreso de la Unión le rinde ser la primera cinta en la que el                      Manager Don Svedman to a
por su alma y le cantaron a todo Aguilar.                                 tributo                                     cantante participó con Ismael            concert by Antonio and his wife
pulmón, en la misa que ofreció en                                               Como un homenaje póstumo Rodríguez.                                            Flor Silvestre. George Sandoval
su nombre, ayer por la tarde, el                                           al cant ante, e l pleno de la                   19 61 . U ni ó s u t al en to       then KAPI General Manger and
cardenal Norberto Rivera                                                   Co mi si ón Pe rm an en te de l nuevamente con el de Rodríguez                      Henry, who worked at KAPI, had
Ca rr er a, en la Ba sí li ca de                                           Congreso de la Unión guardó para el filme Los hermanos de                           tried to sell the Fiesta Day segment
Guadalupe.                                                                 ayer un minuto de silencio en el hierro, considerada como una de                    for some time. In 1967, the first
     Miles de personas rindieron                                           recinto parlamentario del Senado las mejores películas mexicanas                    Fiesta Day occurred. Antonio and
honor a don Antonio, cuyo ataúd                                            de la República.                           de la historia.                          his rodeo was the feature
fue cubierto por una bandera                                                    La muestra de solidaridad                  1966. Tras pr obar suerte           attraction. Henry went on to be the
mexicana y despedido por un                                                con la familia Aguilar y el como ac tor, Antonio d ecidió                           “Fiesta Guy” for many years.
mariachi.                                                                  reconocimiento a la trayectoria ampliar su actividad en el cine y                      George Sandoval traveled with
     Además se mostró un óleo                                              de quien hiciera famosa Triste coescribir El Alazán y el Rosillo,                   Antonio as his Master of
donde aparecía él en su juventud,                                          recuerdo, se realizó a instancias de la que también fue productor.                  Ceremonies for Antonio’s Rodeo
al lado de uno de sus amados                                               del senador perredista Tomás                    1997. Fue reconocido por la         Show. Antonio had sold out
ca ba ll os bl an co s, mi en tr as                                        To r r e s , r e p r e s e n t a n t e d e Academia Mexicana con el Ariel           Madison Square Garden and the
mujeres, niños y también muchos                                            Z a c a t e c a s e n e l P o d e r de Oro por su contribución a la                 LA Coliseum, just to mention a
hombres, externaban sollozando                                             Legislativo, tierra del cantante i n d u s t r i a c i n e m a t o g r á f i c a    few, with his National Mexican
su cariño al actor, cantan te,                                             famoso por los corridos y pionero nacional.                                         Rodeo and concerts.
guionista y productor de cine.                                             de las canciones con banda.                                                            Aguilar was known for
     Más tarde, el cuerpo de                                                    Torres utilizó el tiempo que le                                                portraying historical figures, such
Ag ui la r fu e tr as la da do al ¿Y Bellas Artes?                        correspondía en la tribuna para -"Toño fue más grande que
aeropuerto de Toluca, de donde           Ulises Leyva, subdirector de     presentar una iniciativa trabajada Pedro Infante, abrió camino en
voló junto con sus familiares a prensa del Instituto Nacional de          junt o con su comp añer a de los grandes sitios de Estados
Zacatecas para ser enterrado en el Bellas Artes (INBA) explicó que        partido, Rosalinda López, para Unidos, lugares que antes
rancho El Zoyate, ubicado en la para utilizar las instalaciones del       so li ci ta r el re co no ci mi en to habían sido vetados para los
población de Tayahua, propiedad Palacio de Bellas Artes y realizar        pú bl ic o d e l os le gi sl ad or es latinos"
de la familia.                       un homenaje, no hay                  federales.                                                  Vicente Fernández,
     A las 11:30 horas de hoy se requerimientos precisos, sino                  "Pedirles con solidaridad y                           intérprete ranchero
ofrecerá una misa en su honor en sólo una solicitud por parte de los      fraternidad por el deceso de un
la catedral de Zacatecas, estado en interesados.                          paisano; por el deceso de un -"Bendiciones a don Antonio
el que desde ayer las bandas de          Sin embargo, la petición a las   artista y de un cantante, pero Aguilar, donde quiera que esté,
música y el pueblo le rinden un      autoridades debe ser para una        además un símbolo de identidad y a toda su familia”
r e s p e t u o s o h o m e n a j e personalidad de trayectoria y         na ci on al , e l s eñ or Ant on io                   Tatiana, cantante infantil
interpretando sus canciones más mérito artístisco, que sólo podrá         Aguilar.
conocidas.                           ser aprobada por las autoridades           "Solamente aprovechar la -"Su presentación en el
     Es te sá ba do , T el ev is a del instituto.                         tribuna para expresarle a la Madison Square Garden hizo
transmitirá por el Canal de las          En este sentido, Leyva aclaró    familia Aguilar, a la gente que le que el espectáculo mexicano se
Estrellas el homenaje que en 2004 que los familiares del cantante no      ha seguido, que lo quiere, de que hiciera internacional; en
se le hizo al artista, y en el que formularon ninguna solicitud           ta mb ié n ap ro ve ch am os es te España tuvo tanta presencia
participaron Marco Antonio para recordar en este sitio los                espacio, con todo respeto, para que se le conoce más que a                           as the title role in "Emiliano
Solís, La Banda El Recodo, Los logros del cantante de ranchero.           expresarles ese sentido pésame", Pedro Infante”                                      Zapata." He also played a Mexican
Teme rar ios , el pro pio Pep e (Nancy Méndez)                            expresó el senador por Zacatecas.             Jaime Almeida, crítico musical         general in the Hollywood film
Aguilar, Antonio Aguilar Jr., Flor                                        (Leticia Robles)                                                                     "The Undefeated" starring John
Silvestre y Guadalupe Pineda, Pepe, muy agradecido                                                                    -"Estoy muy triste por la                Wayne. In 2000 Aguilar received a
entre muchos otros.                      A través de su compañía          Sus momentos en el cine                     pérdida de un gran artista, pero         star on the Hollywood Walk of
                                     discográfica, EMI Music, Pepe              1946. Pocos saben que sobre todo de un gran ser                                Fame.
La historia de su voz                Aguilar expresó su                   Antonio Aguilar incursionó en el humano, que siempre tuvo una                          George Sandoval used to say,
     1950 La XEW le dio su agradecimiento "a todo el medio                cine con un tema que fue incluido palabra de aliento para quien se                   “The Undefeated where the Indian
pr im er a op or tu ni da d co mo del espectáculo mexicano e              en la cinta La mujer de todos, que lo pidiese"                                       gets the Girl and the Mexicans get
cantante.                            internacional por las                protagonizaban Armando Calvo y                            José Julián, cantante      the horses.”
     75 RPM el formato en que fue innumerables muestras de apoyo          María Félix, aunque su nombre no                                                       He was the first Mexican singer
grabado su primer disco en pasta. y s o l i d a r i d a d " p o r e l     fi gu ró en lo s da to s de la -"Es una gran pérdida, creo                           to mix his concerts with a rodeo
     160 álbumes es su legado fallecimiento de su padre.                  producción.                                 que todo México lo va a                  show.Aguilar toured in major U.S.
musical, que incluye temas de            Además invitó al pueblo de             1952. El Casto Susano marcó extrañar”                                          cities, helping to broaden the
ranc hera , band a, mari achi y México a participar en el                 su debut como actor, aunque fue                             María Sorte, actriz      popularity of ranchera music,
baladas.                             homenaje de ayer en la Basílica      con Un rincón cerca del cielo con                                                    which draws on Mexico's rural
     25 mi ll on es de co pi as de Guadalupe, y acompañarlo a             la que obtuvo su primer papel                                                        folklore.
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                                                                                                                                                                        Salud
United Health Foundation Se Suma A “Envejecimiento Con Dignidad”
500.000 Ejemplares Sobre Cómo Tomar Decisiones De Cuidados Al Final De La Vida
  Para ayudar a que todos los         hacerlo por sí mismo?                cuidado. Por otra parte, la            que los estadounidenses de la         cuidados al final de la vida. Es
individuos tengan acceso a la           ¿Qué clase de tratamiento          campaña es una respuesta al            tercera edad y sus familiares         importante que esta información
toma de decisiones al final de la     médico desea/no desea?               número cada vez mayor de               tengan la información que             sea accesible, comprensible y
vida, independientemente de su          ¿Qué cómodo desearía estar?        personas que necesitan asistencia      necesitan para hacer elecciones y     menos intimidante para todos",
cultura, origen étnico o ingresos,      ¿Cómo desea que lo trate la        para comunicar sus deseos en           tomar decisiones que garanticen       señaló Rich Umbdenstock,
United Health Foundation se ha        gente?                               otros idiomas que no sea inglés.       su dignidad y cuidado al final de     Presidente y Director General de
asociado con Envejecimiento con         ¿Qué desea que sepan sus seres        United Health Foundation            la vida. La campaña de 500.000        AHA. "Esta herramienta ayudará a
Dignidad (Aging with Dignity),        queridos?                            financiará la distribución de          Deseos ayudará a asegurar que         que las personas a cargo del
la Administración sobre el              Cinco Deseos cumple con las        100.000 ejemplares impresos y          muchas personas que enfrentan         cuidado tiendan una mano y se
Envejecimiento de los Estados         obligaciones legales de 40           CD de los Cinco Deseos en los          obstáculos idiomáticos y              comuniquen con las poblaciones
Unidos, la Asociación Americana       estados y se utiliza como modelo     próximos 12 meses entre                culturales en nuestro país cuenten    diversas para asegurar que todos
de Hospitales y otras                 para preparar las Directivas         particulares, organizaciones           con la información que les            los pacientes tengan la oportunidad
organizaciones nacionales y           Anticipadas para el Cuidado en       comunitarias, hospitales y             permita compartir sus deseos más      de dar a conocer sus deseos al final
locales para lanzar la campaña de     los 10 restantes. Se encuentra       residencias para enfermos              personales para el futuro con su      de la vida. Envejecimiento con
los 500.000 Deseos, en la que se      disponible ahora en albanés,         terminales.                            familia y personas a su cuidado".     Dignidad ha realizado un servicio
distribuirán medio millón de          bengalí, árabe, chino (tradicional      "Es vital para nuestros                "Gracias a Cinco Deseos, miles     público vital".
ejemplares de Cinco Deseos (Five      y simplificado), croata, francés,    esfuerzos en lo que hace a la          de personas que no hablan inglés        Entre otras organizaciones que
Wishes) durante el próximo año.       gujarati, criollo haitiano, hindi,   traducción y difusión de los Cinco     tienen acceso a una directiva         apoyan la campaña de 500.000
  Cinco Deseos es una directiva       hmong, japonés, coreano, polaco,     Deseos que se respeten las             anticipada sobre el cuidado en su     Deseos figuran: Organización
anticipada, o testamento vital, que   portugués, ruso, somalí, español,    diferencias sociales y culturales      propio idioma", dijo el Dr. Reed      Nacional de Hospicios y Cuidado
ayuda a la gente a tomar              urdu y vietnamita, además de         propias de la toma de decisiones       Tuckson, miembro del directorio       Paliativo, Centro y Comité
importantes decisiones al final de    inglés.                              difíciles sobre cuidados al final de   de United Health Foundation.          Nacional para Personas Mayores
la vida en cuanto a sus                 La campaña de 500.000 Deseos       la vida. Nos afanamos en ayudar a      "No obstante, la traducción no es     Afroamericanas, Alianza Nacional
necesidades médicas, personales,      es un "llamado a la acción"          la gente de diferentes                 suficiente. Debemos poner este        para la Salud Hispana, Consejo
emotivas y espirituales antes de      nacional que realizan importantes    procedencias a facilitar este          servicio vital en manos de la gente   Hispano Nacional sobre la Vejez,
una crisis de salud. Cinco Deseos     organizaciones consagradas a la      proceso dentro del contexto de su      que más lo necesita. En               Asociación Nacional Pro Personas
ayuda a responder las siguientes      importancia de las decisiones de     propio marco cultural de               colaboración con las                  Mayores, Centro Nacional de Asia
preguntas:                            cuidado al final de la vida y a      referencia. Esto es posible gracias    comunidades culturalmente             Pacífico sobre la Vejez, Consejo
  ¿Quién tomará decisiones en su      comunicar dichas decisiones a        al generoso apoyo de United            diversas, los hospitales, las         N a c i o n a l s o b r e l a Ve j e z ,
nombre cuando usted no pueda          familiares y personas a cargo del    Health Foundation y de nuestras        residencias de enfermos               Asociación Nacional de
                                                                           asociaciones comunitarias",            terminales y las organizaciones       Programas de Nutrición y
                                                                           manifestó Paul Malley,                 de la nación que atienden a la        Servicios para la Vejez, Asociación
                                                                           presidente de Envejecimiento con       tercera edad, podemos ayudar a        Norteamericana de Asilos y
                                                                           Dignidad.                              facilitar los deseos y las            Servicios para la Vejez y
                                                                              “Tomar decisiones sobre             elecciones personales y superar       Asociación Nacional de Agencias
                                                                           cuidados al final de la vida es una    los obstáculos sociales y             del Área sobre la Vejez.
                                                                           tarea difícil pero importante", dijo   culturales".                            Cinco Deseos, disponibles en
                                                                           Josefina G. Carbonell, Secretaria         “Los hospitales tienen una         www.agingwithdignity.org.
                                                                           Auxiliar de Envejecimiento con         larga trayectoria de educar a los       Para obtener más información,
                                                                           Dignidad. "La comunicación y la        pacientes y al público en general     www.unitedhealthfoundation.org.
                                                                           ayuda son críticas para asegurar       sobre las directivas anticipadas de
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     Business
PCC’s Aviation Tech program                                                            Commissioners Work with Veteran’s Cemetery Committee
expanding to Fremont County                                                               to Bring National Cemetery to Pikes Peak Region
   Pueblo Community College will        their plans.                                    At its regularly scheduled
begin offering its Aviation                The move represents an                    meeting, the El Paso County
Technology program in Fremont           e x p a n s i o n o f t h e Av i a t i o n   Board of Commissioners
County this fall through a              Technology program that PCC                  received an update from Bentley
partnership with the Florence           launched last fall at Pueblo                 B. Rayburn, Major General,
School District and Pro Av Flight       Municipal Airport in partnership             USAF (retired) about the recent
Services. The training will be open     with Steel City Aviation. The                activities of the Veteran’s
to both interested adults in the area   inaugural class there had 27                 Cemetery Committee.
and Florence High School juniors        students, several of them high                  The cemetery committee was
and seniors through the Post-           school students from the two
                                                                                     formed in the early 1990’s and has
Secondary Enrollment Options            Pueblo school districts. Most of the
                                                                                     recently been working with the
program (PSEO).                         students who enrolled for fall went
   Of importance to veterans            on to take their instrument and              Board of County Commissioners
interested in the classes is that the   commercial ground school courses             and the public to gain support in
Veterans Administration has             in the recently concluded spring             bringing a national veteran’s
approved the ground school. The         semester. Several have earned their          cemetery to the Pikes Peak
PSEO, meanwhile, allows high            private pilot’s license and are              region.
school students to earn college         logging as many flight hours as                 The County Commissioners
credit. The school district             possible this summer. Meanwhile, a           have passed a resolution in
reimburses their tuition cost for as    ground school for helicopters is             support of bringing a national
much as two courses per semester        scheduled to begin in Pueblo this            veteran’s cemetery to Colorado
completed with a passing grade.         fall. Silver State Helicopters will          Springs and in May, the county        Veteran’s Administration by              pressure on the Senate side and on
   The ground school courses are        supply the instructors and flight            acquired approximately 380 acres      proposing that part of Kane Ranch        the Veteran’s Administration itself
offered through PCC, and those          training. Students can pursue                of land in Kane Ranch, located        should be used for the creation of       to put a national veteran’s cemetery
interested will be able to take the     careers in border and highway                east of the city of Fountain. Part    the veteran’s cemetery. The first        in this area of the state,” he added.
“Private Pilot Ground School”           patrol, Flight for Life, fire fighting       of this land has the possibility to   goal of the proposal is to get on the       Mr. Rayburn noted that both
course (AVT 101) at night               and criminal justice.                        be used for the purpose of creating   Veteran’s Administration’s               congressmen for the area, Doug
beginning with the upcoming fall           In addition to flight training,           a veteran’s cemetery.                 cemetery list and then it can take       Lamborn and John Salazar, were
semester. The flight training will be   PCC offers two semesters of                      “The Kane Ranch site holds        up to 12 years to finally receive        instrumental in passing the bill
conducted by Pro Av.                    Aviation Maintenance courses, and            great promise for a veteran’s         federal funding for the cemetery.        through the House of
   Both the ground school and flight    students can transfer to Colorado            cemetery with it’s location in           “We have seen a lot of very           Representatives, and that the
training classes will be held at Pro    Northwestern Community College
                                                                                     southern El Paso County and the       encouraging signs this year,” said       committee would be working with
Av’s location at the Fremont            to complete their AM degree.
                                                                                     foresight of the original donor to    Rayburn. “Legislative support            Senators Wayne Allard and Ken
County Airport. PCC will hire           Students have other options at PCC,
instructors from Pro Av to assure       too. Those interested in careers             allow either a park or cemetery on    has been good, House Bill 295            Salazar for Senate passage.
consistency between ground school       related to aircraft refurbishing or          the land,” said Board Chair           was passed and we are working                “We, as elected officials, along
and flight training.                    manufacturing can enroll in                  Dennis Hisey.         “It is very     very hard with Senate Bill 168.          with the local Veteran’s Cemetery
   The announcement was made by         refinishing, upholstery, plastics and        important that the Veteran’s             Part of our argument is the fact      Committee, are willing to work
Jim Torres, who chairs PCC’s            fiberglass courses as well as                Administration sees local             that Fort Logan is the closest           with federal agencies so that men
Aviation programs. In February,         machining and manufacturing                  government stepping up to the         national cemetery and it is              and women who have served our
PCC and Pro Av representatives          classes. For more information,               plate on this issue.”                 running out of room to expand. It        country are able to find a resting
had met with Florence High School       contact Jim Torres                              According to Bentley, the          is estimated that by 2024 or 2027,       place near their loved ones,” said
students and received enough            at (719)549-3249 or                          committee has been making some        it will be at capacity. We are           County Commissioner Wayne
positive feedback to proceed with       jim.torres@pueblocc.edu.                     forward progress with the             trying to generate more public           Williams.
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                                                                                                                                                                            Negocios
Hispanics Remain Absent from Corporate Boardrooms
71% Of Top U.S. Companies Lack Hispanic Representation On Their Boards
   The Hispanic Association on                   Amer ica, the grow th in the          Hispanic representation for at           -- Just two companies in the         issues important to our advocacy
Corporate Responsibility                         Hispanic population has meant an      least a decade.                       Fortune 500 had three or more           work in this area.”
(HACR) unveils the findings of                   opportunity to profit from the          -- Hispan ics held just 3.1         Hispanic board members.                   "The findings of the HACR
its 2007 Corporate Governance                    community's expanding                 percent of all Fortune 500 board        -- Only 1 percent of executive        governance study are compelling
Stu dy. T he st ud y m ea su re s                purchasing power, a hefty $863.1      seats in 2006.                        officer positions were held by          an d r ei nf or ce th e n ee d f or
Hispanic inclusion on the boards                 billion in 2007. HACR advocates         -- Hispanic women held just 0.8     Hispanics.                              con tin ued effo rts to inc rea se
of Fortune 500 companies.                        for greater inclusion of Hispanics    percent of all Fortune 500 seats in     "HACR wishes to thank IBM             His pa ni c re pr es en ta ti on in
   Th e H is pa ni c i mp ri nt on               in CorporateAmerica.                  2006.                                 for its continued leadership in         co rp or at e l ea de rs hi p r ol es ,"
American culture and business is                    HA CR 's 20 07 Co rp or at e         -- Almost three times as many       su pp or ti ng an d ad va nc in g       according to Ron Glover, Global
undeniable. As the largest and                   Governance Study reveals:             Hispanics serve on Fortune 500        HACR's goal to increase Hispanic        Vi ce President, Wo rkforce
fastest-growing minority                            -- Since 2003 there has been a     boards than on Fortune 501-1000       inclusion throughout Corporate          Diversity, IBM. "We believe the
community in the United States,                  26 percent rise in the number of      boards.                               America," said HACR president           data from this study will encourage
Hispanics represent 14 percent of                Hispanics sitting on Fortune 500        -- Hispanics serving as board       and CEO Carlos F. Orta. "Their          companies to take action around
the population and one out of                    boards.                               chairs, presidents and/or CEOs in     support of the 2007 Corporate           this important issue.”
every eight employees in the                        -- Almost 10 percent of Fortune    the Fortune 1,000 has increased       Governance Study allows HACR
la bo r f or ce . F or Co rp or at e             500 boards have maintained            from 16 to 22.                        to continue to conduct research on




Hispanos Brillan Por Su Ausencia En Juntas Directivas
71% De Las Principales Compañías Estadounidenses
Carecen De Representación Hispana En Sus Juntas Directivas
  La Asoci ación Hispa na de                     poder adquisitivo de esa                En el 2006, las hispanas sólo       HACR de incrementar la
Res pon sab ili dad Cor por ati va               co mu ni da d, qu e to ta li za la    ocuparon el 0.8 por ciento del        inclusión de hispanos en el sector
(Hispanic Association o n                        considerable suma de $863.1 mil       total de los cargos en juntas         co rp or at iv o de l os E st ad os
C o r p o r a t e R e s p o n s i b i l i t y,   millones en este año 2007. La         directivas de compañías Fortune       Unidos", expresó Carlos F. Orta,
HACR) di o a conoc er                     los    HACR aboga por una mayor              500.                                  presidente y director ejecutivo de
resultados de su investigación                   inclusión de los hispanos en el         Los hispanos ocupan casi tres       HACR. "Su respaldo al Estudio
titulada 2007 Corporate                          sector corporativo                    veces más puestos en juntas           deAutoridad Corporativa 2007 le
Governance Study (Estudio de                     estadounidense.                       directivas de compañías Fortune       permite a HACR seguir
Autoridad Corporativa 2007). El                    El Es tu di o d e Au to ri da d     50 0 q ue en la s j un ta s d e       inv est iga ndo tem as d e vi tal
estudio evaluó la inclusión de                   Corporativa 2007 de HACR              compañías Fortune 501-1,000.          importancia para nuestro trabajo
hispanos en las juntas directivas                revela lo siguiente:                    La cantidad de hispanos que se      de defensa y promoción en esta
de las compañías pertenecientes a                  Desde el año 2003 se ha             desempeñan como presidentes de        área".
Fortune 500.                                     producido un incremento del 26        juntas directivas, presidentes y/o       “Los resultados del estudio de
  La huella hispana en la cultura y              por ciento en la cantidad de          directores ejecutivos en              au to ri da d de HA CR          so n
los negocios estadounidenses es                  hispanos que ocupan cargos en         compañías Fortune 1,000 se ha         con vin cen tes , y rec alc an la
innegable. Los hispanos, que                     juntas directivas de compañías        incrementado de 16 a 22.              necesidad de iniciativas continuas
componen la comunidad                            Fortune 500.                            Sólo dos compañías Fortune          para incrementar la
mi no ri ta ri a de má s rá pi do                  Casi el 10 por ciento de las        500 cuentan con tres o más            representación hispana en cargos
crecimiento en los Estados                       juntas directivas de compañías        hispanos como miembros de sus         de liderazgo corporativo", añadió
Unidos, representan el 14 por                    For tun e 50 0 ha n ma nte nid o      juntas directivas.                    Ro n G lo ve r, v ic ep re si de nt e
ciento de la población, y uno de                 representación hispana al menos         Los hispanos sólo ocupan el 1       global de diversidad de la fuerza
cada ocho empleados de la fuerza                 por espacio de una década.            por ciento de los cargos de           laboral de IBM. "Creemos que los
laboral. Para el sector corporativo                En el 200 6, los his pan os         dirección ejecutiva.                  datos de este estudio estimularán
nacional, el crecimiento de la                   ocuparon sólo el 3.1 por ciento del     "La HACR desea agradecer a          a las compañías a tomar medidas
población hispana ha significado                 total de los cargos en juntas         IBM por su liderazgo continuo         con respecto a esta cuestión tan
la op or tu ni da d d e o bt en er               directivas de compañías               apoyando y contribuyendo al           importante".
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   Sports
GOLD CUP                                                                      USA Continues Domination with 2-1                                                    easy. A result where we had to come
                                                                                                                                                                   from behind. A result that comes
                                                                                    Victory Over México to Lift Fourth Overall                                     from the effort of our entire group.
                                                                                         CONCACAF Gold Cup Trophy                                                  We are proud of defending the Gold
                                                                                                                                                                   Cup championship and keeping the
                                                                                   The U.S. Men's National Team        2002, the victory in the 2007               trophy in the United States.”
                                                                              continued their domination of            CONCACAF Gold Cup paves the                     The second half began with
                                                                              Mexico with a sterling, come-from-       way for the USA's invaluable                another savvy tactical move from
                                                                              behind 2-1 masterpiece to claim          participation in the 2009 FIFA              Bradley, who brought Ricardo Clark
                                                                                                                       Confederations Cup, an eight-team           on for tournament standout Pablo
                                                                              their fourth all-time CONCACAF
                                                                                                                       tournament being staged in South            Mastroeni to help the U.S. midfield
                                                                              Gold Cup championship. Despite a                                                     cover more ground across the field.
                                                                              1-0 halftime deficit, a confident and    Africa one year before the 2010
                                                                                                                       World Cup.                                  Clark's impact was felt immediately
                                                                              powerful U.S. team dominated                  “This is the kind of effort on the     and helped unify a backline that had
                                                                              Mexico in the second half, behind        inside of our team that we keep             been a bit unsettled in the first half.
                                                                              goals from Landon Donovan and            talking about,” said U.S. head coach            The USA's first goal came on a
                                                                              Benny Feilhaber, while also twice        Bob Bradley after extending his             nice build-up from the U.S., who
                                                                              hitting the post.                        record with the United States to 10-0-      seamlessly moved the ball from the
                                                                                  In addition to laying claim to       1 since taking over at the start of the     left to right flank at the midfield
                                                                              their third regional crown since         year. “(It is) a result that didn't come    stripe through DaMarcus Beasley,
setting up Jonathan Spector to             “I'm proud of it certainly,”       the air was that I'd had a couple of
send a perfect cross into the area     said Donovan about tying               shots in the El Salvador game that
for Brian Ching. The Hawaiian          Wynalda's record. “I'm more            were the same as that one,” said
forward controlled the ball well,      happy we won the game, but             Feilhaber, who scored for the
spun around his marker and was         when I sit down tonight and think      second time in seven appearances.
setting up for a chance on goal        about it, it will be awesome. But      “I was just looking to get good
when Jonny Magallon clipped his        now I want to get the next one in."    contact on the ball and send it
legs from behind, setting up an            With the game now tied, the        toward the goal. I knew as soon as
easy penalty call for Guatemalan       U.S. continued their inspired play     I hit it that it was going in. It felt
referee Carlos Batres.                 in the second half, eventually         great.”
    "Chingy made a great play to       leading to a game-winning goal             With the U.S. ahead 2-1,
get the penalty," said Donovan         that will surely go down as one of     Mexico began to crumble under
after the game. "He's in there to do   the greatest in U.S. Soccer            the pressure of trying to end their
that. He's tough to play against.      history. Mexico was beginning to       decade-long losing streak against
He used his body well, and the guy     feel the pressure from the U.S.
had no choice but to foul him."                                               the USA in the United States. Their
                                       again when a dangerous cross           efforts were to no avail, as the U.S.
    As he has done throughout the
tournament, Donovan stepped up         from Jonathan Bornstein earned         created two more scoring chances
and drained the spot kick, the         the USA a corner kick in the 72nd      that were stopped by the
fourth consecutive game in which       minute. As Donovan's corner kick       woodwork, but ultimately didn't
the forward scored on a penalty        slid into the area, it was headed      help the Mexicans overcome their
kick. For Donovan, the goal was a      out by the Mexican defense,            nemesis. The first shot off the post
historic one in many ways, tying       falling to the top of the area where   came in the 76th minute, when the
him for the USA' all-time goal-        Feilhaber hit a one-time, full-        ever-active Ching spun on
scoring lead with Eric Wynalda at      volley blast out of the air and into   Magallon in the penalty area again,
34 and also tying the all-time Gold    the upper left corner past a           stepped around Sanchez, and then
Cup goal-scoring record with           helpless Oswaldo Sanchez.              hit an off-balance shot at an empty
Mexico's Luis Robert Alves with           “The first thing I was thinking     net that bounced off the right post
12.                                    of when the ball was coming in         as he was falling backwards.

    In the 89th minute, a patented          “I'm still in shock you know,”    Against Mexico, which includes a
late-game burst from Donovan           said Howard about his late             dominating 11-3-5 record in the
saw a two-on-none breakaway            heroics. “It's just one of those       United States (and a 1-0-1 record
end with DaMarcus Beasley              things where you practice all the      in neutral venues). The victory also
banging his empty net shot off the     time, and sometimes it comes off       marked the first time the U.S. had
cross bar.                                                                    ever come-from-behind to defeat
                                       for you. I saw the ball break
    Those two misses were                                                     their arch-rivals.
                                       through and I tried my best and            In another USA milestone, for
ultimately not a factor, but could     today it was good enough. It's one     the first time ever, the U.S. went a
have been if not for a world class     I'll remember forever. Sometimes       perfect 6-0 in the tournament,
save from Tim Howard on                the team needs you to come up          improving their all-time Gold Cup
Mexican substitute Adolfo              with a big save, and you know          record to an impressive 34-4-5.
Bautista in the 89th minute just       you can make a difference. I was       The U.S. outscored their
seconds before Beasley's miss. On      elated."                               opponents 13-3 across their 2007
the sequence, Nery Castillo                 The USA is now 8-0-1 in nine      tournament run.
dribbled into the penalty area and     home games against Mexico this              The U.S. team departs on
hit a shot that ricocheted to          decade, outscoring their rival 15-     Monday for Venezuela, just three
Bautista eight yards in front of the   1. Mexico's goal in this match did     days in advance of the 2007 Copa
goal. Bautista had time to take a      manage to end their goalless           America, the regional
touch, but his hard shot was           streak in the U.S. at 797 minutes      championship of South America.
                                                                              The 12-team tournament will run
pushed over the bar by Howard          across 10 games. Since 1990, the
                                                                              from June 26 to July 15 in nine
with two hands.                        U.S. is 12-7-7 in 26 games             cities across Venezuela. The U.S.
                                                                              has been drawn into Group C
                                                                              along with Argentina, Paraguay
                                                                              and Colombia. The U.S. will open
                                                                              the tournament against Argentina
                                                                              on Thursday, June 28 at Estadio
                                                                              Jose “Pachencho” Romero in
                                                                              Maracaibo. The U.S. will then face
                                                                              Paraguay on July 2 at Estadio
                                                                              Agustin Tovar “La Carolina” in
                                                                              Barinas, before finishing group
                                                                              play against Colombia on July 5 at
                                                                              Estadio Metropolitano de Futbol
                                                                              de Lara in Barquisimeto.
                                                                                   For the United States, the
                                                                              appearance will mark their third
                                                                              entrance into CONMEBOL's
                                                                              signature event. The last time the
                                                                              U.S. competed in the tournament
                                                                              in 1995, the team upset defending
                                                                              champion Argentina, 3-0, to
                                                                              advance to the quarterfinals where
                                                                              they defeated Mexico and
                                                                              eventually finished in fourth place.
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                                                                                                                                                              Deportes
México Perdió 2-1 con Estados Unidos
     Ante un estadio Soldier Field   Salcido ingresó por la izquierda,
                                                                                                                COPA DE ORO
lleno y con mayoritario apoyo a      pasó a Guardado que centró al
México, inició a las 14:00 hrs. el   área donde la defensa rechazó.
encuentro de la Final de la Copa         Dos minutos después,
Oro Concacaf 2007.                   Oswaldo Sánchez salvó el marco
     A los dos minutos, Nery         Tricolor. Landon Donovan se
Castillo avanzó por el centro,       quitó dos verdes, ingresó por la
antes de entrar al área abrió a      derecha y sirvió al centro a donde
Guardado por la izquierda, éste      Beasley entraba, pero de la nada,
sirvió a segundo poste a Borgetti    apareció el guardameta mexicano
que pese a levantarse- no alcanzó    que atajó el balón.
el esférico.                             Pavel Pardo cobró un tiro de
    Cinco minutos después, en        esquina por la derecha, en el área
una jugada de salida desde su        Rafa Márquez remató de cabeza,
propio terreno, Salcido pasó a       el balón fue enviado hacia atrás
Jaime Lozano que picó a Nery,        por el guardameta Howard. En el
pero el balón se escurrió a donde    nuevo tiro desde la punta,
Howard controló.
                                     Márquez cabeceó encima de la
     Tras una falta sobre Alberto    portería estadounidense.
Medina, Pavel Pardo cobró por la         A los 24 minutos, Estados
derecha, el balón llegó al área      Unidos generó una jugada de
donde Jared, apretado por Carlos     peligro, cuando Jonathan
Bocanegra no remató cómodo.          Bornstein avanzó por la izquierda
    Damarcus Beasley pisó el         y antes de entrar al área sacó un
área con peligro a los 12 minutos,   tremendo disparo que pegó en la
pero la marca de Salcido y la        red por fuera.
salida de Oswaldo le impidieron         Oswaldo Sánchez rechazó de
realizar una jugada de peligro.      puños un tiro centro por la
    Jared Borgetti recuperó el       derecha de Beasley a los 34
balón a los 14 minutos, Carlos       minutos.

                                                                              Jared Borgetti cayó lesionado a   metió y sirvió a la llegada a               El balón le llegó a Jaime
                                                                          los 36 minutos y tuvo que             segundo poste de Andrés Guardado       Lozano que remató, pero la pierna
                                                                          abandonar el terreno de juego.        que de izquierda mandó al fondo de     de Bravo rechazó, el esférico le
                                                                              Tres minutos después,             la meta. Gol de México.                quedó a Rafa Márquez a quien dos
                                                                          Donovan en el área estrelló un            Tras un minuto de                  jugadores le despojaron de la bola.
                                                                          balón en Rafa Márquez, el esférico    compensación concluyó la primera            Dos minutos después, Jonny
                                                                          rebotó hacia Dempsey que disparó      parte.
                                                                          a quemarropa donde Oswaldo                A los dos minutos de reiniciado    Magallón cometió una falta dentro
                                                                          rechazó.                              el partido, el pecho de Oswaldo        del área sobre Ching. El silbante
                                                                              Tras la jugada, ingresó Omar      Sánchez detuvo dos balazos de la       señaló el penal. Donovan cobró a la
                                                                          Bravo, en el lugar que dejó el        delantera estadounidense, que          izquierda de Sánchez, enviando el
                                                                          lesionado Jared Borgetti.             dentro del área remató potente, tras   balón a las redes. Estados Unidos
                                                                          Andrés Guardado abrió el              un servicio por la derecha.            empató el partido.
                                                                          marcador a los 43 minutos.                En un tiro de esquina que               A los 65 minutos, Pardo cobró
                                                                          Alberto Medina por la banda           regaló Donovan, México generó          un tiro libre por la derecha, Omar
                                                                          derecha pasó a Nery Castillo que      una llegada de peligro en el área a    Bravo en el área remató pero a un
                                                                          avanzó, recortó hacia el área, se     los 58 minutos.                        costado de la portería local.
                                                                                                                                                            Cuatro minutos después,
                                                                                                                                                       Andrés Guardado y Spector
                                                                                                                                                       chocaron en el aire. El
                                                                                                                                                       estadounidense sacó la peor parte y
                                                                                                                                                       tuvo que salir de cambio.
                                                                                                                                                            Tras un tiro de esquina por la
                                                                                                                                                       derecha, el balón le llegó a
                                                                                                                                                       Feilhaber afuera del área. El
                                                                                                                                                       delantero sacó un zapatazo potente
                                                                                                                                                       que terminó en el fondo de la meta
                                                                                                                                                       de Oswaldo Sánchez a los 72
                                                                                                                                                       minutos.
                                                                                                                                                            Ching estrelló un esférico en el
                                                                                                                                                       poste tres minutos después, tras
                                                                                                                                                       llevarse a Magallón y Oswaldo
                                                                                                                                                       Sánchez.
                                                                                                                                                            A los 77 minutos, Hugo
                                                                                                                                                       Sánchez realizó su segundo
                                                                                                                                                       cambio. Entró Cuauhtémoc Blanco
                                                                                                                                                       y salió Alberto Medina. Dos
                                                                                                                                                       minutos después, el técnico tricolor
                                                                                                                                                       agotó sus cambios. Salió Jaime
                                                                                                                                                       Lozano e ingresó Adolfo Bautista.
                                                                                                                                                            Andrés Guardado recibió una
                                                                                                                                                       falta por la izquierda a la altura del
                                                                                                                                                       área. Pardo sirvió a Guardado que
                                                                                                                                                       remató potente, un defensa desvió
                                                                                                                                                       hacia un costado a los 86 minutos.
                                                                                                                                                       Nery Castillo desbordó por la
                                                                                                                                                       derecha, recortó al centro y
                                                                                                                                                       disparó, el esférico salió rebotado
                                                                                                                                                       hacia Bautista que sólo frente al
                                                                                                                                                       marco disparó a donde Howard
                                                                                                                                                       sacó el balón y salvó su meta.
                                                                                                                                                            En un esférico hacia Guardado,
                                                                                                                                                       el mexicano se estrelló con el
                                                                                                                                                       árbitro, el balón que le quedó a
                                                                                                                                                       Landon Donovan que desbordó sin
                                                                                                                                                       marca por la derecha, Beasley lo
                                                                                                                                                       acompañó, Oswaldo Sánchez salió
                                                                                                                                                       a cortar, Donovan le sirvió a su
                                                                                                                                                       compañero que estrelló el balón en
                                                                                                                                                       el travesaño.
                                                                                                                                                            Tras cuatro minutos de
                                                                                                                                                       compensación. El silbante
                                                                                                                                                       guatemalteco determinó la
                                                                                                                                                       finalización del partido.
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  Entertainment
Elitch Gardens July Events
    On July 4th      Denver      watch the Denver Outlaws         Radio Disney and Elitch
Outlaws will be at Elitch        lacrosse team at Invesco         Gardens team up? Three
Gardens, enjoy the best seat     Field that night. The firework   action-packed days of games,
in Denver to view the city's     show will follow the game.       music and live entertainment!
spectacular display of           Call for ticket information at   Come check out some of your
fireworks! Want to mix it up a   (303) 595-4386.                  favorite bands including T-
bit? Purchase a special             July 1315, Radio Disney       Squad, B5 and Everlife. No
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                                                                                                   Lowrider Invitational Enjoy a        Island Kingdom Water Park
                                                                                                   park-wide cultural                   featuring a new extreme tube
                                                                                                   celebration featuring Latin          ride, the RipQurl. New for
                                                                                                                                        2007…the dramatic cirque-
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                                                                                                                                        style performance
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                                                                                                   get an up-close look at some         spectacular urban acrobatic
                                                                                                   of Colorado's most tricked-          production… and the
                                                                                                   out cars, trucks and bikes           spellbinding evening show,
                                                                                                   View all of the vehicles while       Carnaval de Fuego. Elitch
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28 de junio - 4 de julio 2007                                                                                                Page 11


                                                                                                                   Entertainment
GETTN´ UP, THE UPTOWN SUMMER CONCERT SERIES
                & The Gettin' Down, Downtown Summer Concert
   The Colorado Farm and Art           Bill Lareau, Sept 8 Neul Kovac,     22 - Changing Times Big Band
Market is happy to announce            Sept 15 - Tim Glenn Sept 22 -       Featuring Laura Davis and Aug
Gettn' Up, the Uptown Summer           Neil Kovac and Sept 29 - Blue       29 - The Jigheads
Concert Series presented during        Sage. October: Oct 6 - Neil Kovac
                                                                               People can enjoy shopping for
the market from June 9 through             The Gettin' Down,
Oct 6. Located in the Pine Creek       downtown summer concert,,           locally grown produce while
Village Center, upper parking lot.     sponsored by Classic Companies      listening to great music. Both are
At the Briargate Parkway and           will be held at America The         free and open to the public. The
Chapel Hills Drive intersection.       Beautiful Park. The Market starts   market also has original unique
Market starts at 8:00 p.m. and         at 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. The
                                                                           art by Artist that are juired in. The
ends at 1:00 p.m. Music starts at      music will be from 6:00 p.m. -
                                       8:00 p.m. Both market and music     market has fruit and vegetables
10:00 a.m. and ends at 12:00
noon.                                  are free. Market starts June 6,     grown only in Colorado. Some
       JULY: July 7 - Emily Early,     ends Oct 3, 2007.                   are organic and naturally grown
July 14 - Kenny Giordano, July             JULY: July 11 - Joe Uveges      and a touch of conventional. We
21 - Duke Davis & Buckshot and         and Friends, July 18 - Jim Adam     are the only farmers market in
July 28 - Neil Kovac. AUGUST:          Blues Band and July 25 - The
                                                                           Colorado Springs that accepts
Aug 4 - Luke Flowers , Aug 11 -        Swing Connection. AUGUST:
Neil Kovac , Aug 18 Kenny              Aug 8 - The Nostalgics, Aug 15 -    Quest/EBT and debit cards. So
Giordano and Aug 25 - Neil             George Whitesell and His All        remember, buy fresh, buy local!
Kovac . SEPTEMBER: Sept 1              Stars Featuring Jill Watkins, Aug   Call for detail, 719-640-6154


Special activities & guests coming to Buell Children's Museum
        Hey, parents! Looking for
some great entertainment this
summer? Special guests are
making appearances at the Buell
Children's Museum, plus the
museum is offering special
activities in honor of the Japanese
holiday, Star Festival Day.
        As part of its exhibit Jump
to Japan, help the museum
celebrate Star Festival Day on July
7 with hands-on fun. Watch
origami folding demonstrations by
the Origami Odyssey Club, "Mr.
Mike's" group of paper folding
friends. Get creative and design
your own paper art. Fold a fat
bunny, a star box and more!
        It's Wag & Wiggle time on
July 12. See a performance by
PBS's new show Raggs on in the
Magic Carpet Theater. Don't miss
this rock'n concert staring the five
furry characters from the TV series
that began airing in select public
broadcast markets this summer.
Performances will be held at 12:30
p.m., 1:30 p.m. and 2:30 p.m. with
a special encore performance at
3:30 p.m. Join the band for a
special TV preview and learn the
Wag & Wiggle steps.
        Come back on Thursday,
July 19, to watch "Mr. Mike"
perform a the magical Japanese
Nankin Tamasudare (story sticks)
program at noon, 1 p.m. and 2 p.m.
in the Magic Carpet Theater.
Between performances he will
teach and show Japanese games.
You can play along, too!
        All activities are free with
your paid admission to the
museum. Hours for the Buell
Children's Museum are Tuesday
through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.
and include admission to the Helen
T. White Galleries. For more
information, please call 719-295-
7200, go online at www.sdc-
arts.org or stop by the Arts Center
located at 210 N. Santa Fe Ave.,
just off of I-25, exit 98b.                 Find us at www.hispanianews.com, find Travel and click Complete Travel Network
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  Health
28 de junio - 4 de julio 2007                                                                                                                                                    Page 15


                                                                                                                                                                        Salud
Students to Get Key Clinical Experience
AS PCC PROVIDES NEEDED DENTAL SERVICES
    A new initiative that will       Administration program through
allow Pueblo Community               internships at the dental clinic as
College to provide much-needed       receptionist/billing clerks. Their
dental services to low-income        functions will include patient file
residents of Pueblo County and       management, insurance billing
Southeast Colorado was               and office reception
announced today by Dr. John          responsibilities.
Garvin, PCC President. It also             The OHIP is being made
will enable PCC’s Dental             possible by a three-year $509,405
Assisting and Dental Hygiene         grant that has been awarded to
students to gain valuable clinical   PCC by The Colorado Health
experience.                          Foundation. PCC will receive
    Through the Oral Health          $144,439 in the first year of the
Improvement Project (OHIP),          grant, $202,022 in the second
PCC will deploy a full-time          year and $169,944 in the final
dental facility and establish the    year.
staffing that will service                 PCC administrators involved
individuals of all age levels who    in overseeing the implementation
can’t afford dental care. The        and operation of the project will
facility will be staffed by a        be Cindy Mihelich, Dean of
dentist, dental assistant and        Health Professions; Sue
receptionist/billing clerk.          Kochevar, Chair of the Dental
    “This project aligns perfectly   Hygiene program; and Janet
with our mission of creating         Trujillo, Chair of the Dental
learning opportunities for our       Assisting program.
students,” said Garvin. “At the            The grant proposal was
same time, it supports our efforts   written by Chris Beltran, former           Here is the basic timetable of    facility will be able to bill for      result of the dedication and
to contribute to our community in    Grant Writer/Manager who now           activities within the grant period:   services, making it a self-            commitment of the health
a significant and meaningful         s e r v e s a s P C C ’ s Ti t l e V       By Oct. 1 this fall, PCC will     sustaining operation. Service          professions faculty at PCC to offer
way.”                                administrator, along with              have a professional dental team       rates have yet to be determined        not only quality education for
    The service clinic will be                                              and full-time facility dedicated to   but a sliding scale operation will     students but to identify a need in
                                     Mihelich, Kochevar and Trujillo.
                                                                            providing restorative oral health     be examined.
operational in January 2008.               "The Oral Health                                                                                              the community and secure funds to
                                                                            services on its Pueblo Campus.
Noteworthy is that it will be able   Improvement Project is designed            By Jan. 15, 2008, PCC will             By Oct. 1, 2008, a minimum        offer a much-needed service to
to provide restorative services in   to be a two-pronged approach of        establish the ability to seek         of 64 Dental Assisting and Dental      improve oral health in this region,”
addition to its traditional teeth    meeting the oral health needs of       reimbursement for services            Hygiene students at PCC will           pointed out Mihelich.
cleaning, X-rays and oral hygiene    our community and producing            through Medicare, Medicaid,           have access to clinical time               “The Colorado Health
health and prevention education.     well-prepared oral health              Child Health Plan Plus (CHP+)         working in a dental team,              Foundation recognized the value
    Another beneficiary of the       practitioners," explained Beltran.     and other insurance providers         providing restorative services as      of this grant, and we are very
project will be students enrolled          “Considering both factors, the   serving low-income individuals        part of their education and clinical   thankful for their belief in our
in PCC’s newly expanded Office       potential impact is substantial."      and families. Hence, the dental       experience. By the end of the          proposal,” she added. “We look
                                                                                                                  grant period, a minimum of 192         forward to becoming stronger
                                                                                                                  students will have had access to       community advocates for the
                                                                                                                  the enhanced clinical experience.      improvement in oral health.”
                                                                                                                      By Oct. 1, 2008, a minimum
                                                                                                                                                             Garvin agreed. “This is the next
                                                                                                                  of 64 Dental Assisting and Dental
                                                                                                                                                         step in PCC’s ability to advance its
                                                                                                                  Hygiene students at PCC will
                                                                                                                                                         role in providing much-needed
                                                                                                                  have exposure to diverse
                                                                                                                                                         health care and professional
                                                                                                                  consumer populations including
                                                                                                                  low-income, uninsured and              services to the Pueblo
                                                                                                                  underinsured individuals and           community,” he said.
                                                                                                                  families. By the end of the grant          The Colorado Health
                                                                                                                  period, a minimum of 192               Foundation is a nonprofit
                                                                                                                  students will benefit from             organization that works with
                                                                                                                  exposure to these populations.         others to make Colorado the
                                                                                                                      During 50 weeks of operation,      healthiest state in the nation by
                                                                                                                  a minimum of 1,200 patients will       improving access to affordable,
                                                                                                                  be seen in the expanded dental         quality heath care for underserved
                                                                                                                  assisting clinic.                      and low-income people and
                                                                                                                     The majority of the patients are    encouraging Coloradans to make
                                                                                                                  expected to be referred to PCC         healthier lifestyle choices. The
                                                                                                                  through a partnership with two         PCC grant is part of nearly $9
                                                                                                                  sources: the Pueblo Community          million that it has awarded to 60
                                                                                                                  Health Center and the Pueblo           state organizations in 2007.
                                                                                                                  StepUp program, whose clients              For more information please
                                                                                                                  represent an underserved               call, Cindy Mihelich -- 549-3280
                                                                                                                  population. “This grant is the         or Chris Beltran -- 549-3441
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                                                                                                            Weekly Home-Time! Also
                                                                                                                                                       OR mail documents to:
            HELP WANTED / BI-LINGUAL                                                                        seeking Inexp’d drivers.                        Kelly Moore
                                                                        Grounds Keeper /                      Werner Enterprises:                   Director of Human Resources
                                                                       Maintenance Helper
    WANTED! Bi-lingual                                                     Rate of pay DOE
                                                                           Apply in person
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   telephone interviewers                                                  M-F 8 am – 5pm

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                      CD'S FOR SALE                                                     HELP WANTED                         HELP WANTED-HOTEL-MOTEL                                         FOR SALE
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is Mueveme, Con Fe y Amor. "Santo Es El Señor"                                    well organized, and detail oriented.                Se Habla Español
               only available in CD.                                              Must have excellent multi-tasking,        HELP WANTED/PROFESSIONAL
             Cassettes $8 CD’s $10.00                                             phone, computer, written, &
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                                                                                  benefits.
                                                                                                                              Take a single test that places
                                      BIDS                                              Send resumes to T·E·S·S·A,
                                                                                                                               you in an applicant pool for
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SEMA Construction, Inc. is requesting sub bids and material                            or fax 632-2342 Attn: Lisa T.            prospective hiring with 23
quotes from all UDBE/DBE subcontractors and suppliers to                                                                         police departments. The                               Call Kenny @
 meet the 5.1% DBE goal for Archuleta County Airport AIP                                      AUCTIONS                       jurisdictions participating in the                   Home Office 719-227-0489
 Project No. 3-08-0066-18 – Construct Parallel Taxiway “A”                                                                   COPS Program span a large area
                                                                                        ***AUCTION***                        of approximately 22,000 square                             OPORTUNIDAD
          Phase 1 located in Archuleta County, CO.
                                                                                           Public Invited                     miles that includes most of the                            DE EMPLEO
        Project bids June 29, 2007 at 2:00 PM (MT).
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SEMA Construction, Inc. 7353 S. Eagle St., Centennial, CO 80112 (303) 627-
2600; (303) 627-2626 fax. All UDBE/DBE firms are encouraged to participate.             Tools, Appliances,                      the north to Fountain in the                     Equipado con todo lo necesario
    Bonding, lines of credit, and special insurance limits may be required;                                                   south. This large coverage area                     para comenzar un negocio de
                                                                                      Electronics, Furniture,
                 please contact SEMA for assistance. EOE.                                                                     also stretches outside the Front                          comida mexicana.
                                                                                     Miscellaneous, Antiques &               Range, east to Fort Morgan and
                                      BIDS                                                  Collectibles.                           west to Eagle. Visit
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                                                                                     Preview every Friday 8-5                  www.drcog.org (training and                          Con permiso y aseguranza
SEMA Construction, Inc. is requesting sub bids and material                                                                                                                       incluidos. Interesados llamar:
quotes from all UDBE/DBE subcontractors and suppliers to
                                                                                        ROSS AUCTION                                      testing) or
                                                                                         109 S. Sierra Madre                         call 303 480-6714.                                  (719) 632-1971
 meet the 7.6% UDBE goal for City of Lone Tree Project IM
 0252-391. Project consists of a new interchange at I-25 and                                719-632-6693                            HELP WANTED                                        HELP WANTED
  Ridgegate Parkway in Douglas County, CO. Project bids                                                                     PUEBLO COMMUNITY COLLEGE                           PUEBLO COMMUNITY COLLEGE
                                                                                  SUBASTA DE VEHICULOS
             June 26, 2007 at 10:00 AM (MT).                                                                                   Faculty – Dental Hygiene                           Director of TRiO Student
                                                                                      AUTO AUCTION
      SEMA Construction, Inc. 7353 S. Eagle St., Centennial, CO 80112
                                                                                  Colorado Springs Police Dept. Vehicle
                                                                                                                                 full-time teaching position.                         Support Services
 (303) 627-2600; (303) 627-2626 fax. All UDBE/DBE firms are encouraged to                                                   Complete vacancy announcement with                 Full-time position responsible for all
   participate. Bonding, lines of credit, and special insurance limits may be              Impound Auction.
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  Commentary
               Integration is
               The Ultimate Solution
               By Eduardo Montalvo
                    Erecting a wall at the                 2) L E G A L I Z AT I O N :
               Southern border and amnesty             There’s a lot of ignorance
               are not definite solutions to           about the possible venues to
               th e il le ga l im mi gr at io n        become a legal resident. This
               problem in the USA.                     is wh y a co ns is te nt
               Integration is the ultimate             informational campaign must
               solution! We can diminish the           be implemented in order to let
               influx of new illegals in this          people know about their
               country by investing billions           chances to become a legal
               of dollars in legal and                 resident of this country.
               material controls, but we               Information is a key element
               can’t pass up the fact that we          of integration.
               already have more than 12                   3) AMERICANISM: It’s
               million people living illegally         necessary to teach immigrants
               inside our borders. We have             abou t the history of our
               to do something with them               country and also about civics.
               because we can’t repatriate             We can’t act as if immigrants
               such a massive amount of                “absorb” these values by
               peo ple . We ha ve t o be               osmosis. We can use our
               realistic!                              schools, TV, and radio to
                    They are living among us,          inform people about
               they are working and                    Americanism.
               participating in our economy,               Complying with these
               and their sons and daughters            programs will be mandatory
               are going to school with our            for thos e who are real ly
               kids. They are an active part           interes ted in becoming
               of this country. The only               “Americans”. Those who are
               difference between us and               n ot interested must be
               them are our legal statuses.            “invited” to go back home. We
               They can be considered either           have to give people incentives
               criminals or citizens;                  to become an active part of this
               criminals because they broke            nation and becoming a US
               our laws with the intention of          citizen must be the goal. The
               staying in our country or               Americanization process is
               citizens because they are an            vital for the future of our
               active part of our nation. This         nation.
               is the dilemma!                             In order for illegals to
                    We have to commence a              obtain US citizenship, it must
               national crusade to integrate           first be facilitated to all current
               illegals into the economic,             residents who comply with the
               legal, and civic life of                legal requi rement s. Free
               America. This integration               classes must be offered to all
               process won’t be easy to                qualified candidates.
               implement, but it’s of                      If we want to get the most
               principal importance for our            out of the millions of illegal
               nation. It’s a necessity in             immigrants who are already
               order to preserve our moral             living in here, we have to offer
               and civic values, as well as            them the opportunity to learn
               our Americanism.                        how to become citizens.
                    Integration can be                     Everyo ne must get
               accomplished by                         involved in this important
               implementing an educational             process of integration,
               and informational program.              including federal and local
               This integration program                go v e r n m e n t s , s c h o o l s ,
               must contemplate the                    colleges and universities, and
               following activities:                   the media. We already have
                                                       the resources available, so
                     1) E N G L I S H : T h e          let’s use them for a higher
               government – federal and                purpose: the benefit of our
               local – must implement an               co un tr y an d it s pe op le .
               in te ns iv e, co he re nt , a nd       Indiscriminate amnesty will
               effective program to teach the          be prejudicial. I believe that
               English language to anyone              we should let only those who
               who needs it, despite their             are willing to adapt to our
               le ga l st at us or in co me .          laws, customs, and society to
               English is the first step to take       remain here. Becoming
               in order to become an active            American must be the goal for
               c i t i z e n ; i t ’s t h e m a i n    every immigrant who wants to
               communication tool, it’s the            contribute to the grandeur of
               adhesive that will keep us              this nation.
               together.
28 de junio - 4 de julio 2007                                                                                                 Page 19


                                                                                                                       Real Estate
Colorado Web Site Levels the Playing Field
For Consumers and Real Estate Professionals
By Sheryl Bass                         rates and services," says Wolff.        educate and bring their clients
      Consumers usually find                 "We also believe the site will    into the decision-making process.
closing costs and title insurance to   empower real estate professionals       It could also reduce some liability
be the least understood aspects of     to better serve their clients."         to the real estate agent because it
home buying, selling or                      Even many reputable realtors      is a mutual decision.”
refinancing.            Colorado       are not aware of the exorbitant               While some information
homeowners are required to             price differential in closing costs     about title insurance rates is
purchase title insurance by the        title insurance rates and fees. Title   available on the Colorado
time they close on a house. In fact,   insurance companies can adjust          Division of Insurance Website
many would-be homeowners are           charges on various line items,          (DOI), much of the data is
absolutely stunned by expensive        such as a fee for the very delivery     outdated. The DOI Website also
closing costs they don’t learn         of the title insurance document         does not show the application of
about until they are literally         itself to the homeowner’s new           any discounts for which the
sitting at the closing table.          address. One example of such a          transaction might qualify. Fifty to
      A new, free consumer             price differential involves related     seventy percent of all transactions
resource is now available that will    closing services of a $265,000          qualify for such discounts. The
help demystify the closing cost        house for sale in Denver.               DOI also does not show any
purchase process for those             According to MyTitleIns.com,            endorsements or affirmative
buying, selling and refinancing        title insurance costs range from        coverages and it does not disclose
their homes.          Independent      $1,777 to $2,760, representing a        closing and ancillary fees.
consultant, Gary Wolff of              significant difference of $983.               Littleton resident, Kirstine
Colorado-based TI Services, used             In fact, the Government           Rand, visited MyTitleIns.com
his more than thirty years of          Accountability Office (GAO)             because she is in the process of
experience in the title insurance      recently issued a report stating        selling her home so that she may
and real estate industries to          that the $18 billion title insurance    buy a new one. “It was very easy
launch MyTitleIns.com. This new        industry knowingly “…put                and positive,” she said about the
Website allows consumers to            consumers in a potentially              Website. “I made decisions about
shop and compare when                  vulnerable situation where, to a        what I would recommend to my
purchasing title insurance.            great extent, they have little or no    realtor based on what I learned on
      "We know that everyone           influence over the price of title       this site. Interestingly, I played
likes to make an informed              insurance, but have little choice       around with the information on
decision and save money.               but to purchase it.”                    the site, assuming that the same
MyTitleIns.com now provides the        MyTitleIns.com seeks to turn this       [title insurance] agency would
ability for the real estate            industry practice on its head by        have the best price for me as both
consumer to be more                    giving consumers the power they         a buyer and a seller, but that was
knowledgeable in their real estate     deserve. Additionally, the State        not the case.” Rand was able to
closing cost transactions," said       of Colorado recently passed             save up to $940, depending on
Wolff.                                 legislation that would allow for        what title company she selected.
      Wolff likens his site to the     further study of the oft-               “I definitely would recommend
popular Expedia and Orbitz sites       overlooked industry.                    this site because it puts the control
used by consumers to easily                  “Our job is to keep as much       back in the hands of the
compare air travel and hotel           money in the pockets of our             consumer,” Rand continued.
prices. MyTitleIns.com takes the       clients as possible and to provide            MyTitleIns.com currently
title insurance industry and makes     the best service,” said Mark            serves the entire Denver metro
companies accountable to their         Napoli, realtor with Denver’s           area, the Colorado Springs metro
consumers much in the same way         Prestige Real Estate Group. “I          area, much of the Western Slope
that many Websites have made it        think real estate professionals         including Grand Junction, and
easier for consumers to purchase       should use the site                     will soon be available for more
air fares, hotel rooms, rental cars,   [MyTitleIns.com] to further             than 90 percent of Coloradans.
auto insurance, and other things
that were previously more easily
manipulated to benefit a company
and not the consumer.
      “I think there’s a general
misconception in Colorado that
all title insurance companies have
right around the same prices,”
said Jerry Spaeth, President and
General Counsel of Metro Denver
Title Company. “However,
different companies have
different discounts that can apply,
for example, when you are selling
your home or when you are
refinancing.”
      It is common for consumers
to have no idea that they even
have a choice when it comes to
closing costs and title insurance.
Most home buyers or home
sellers simply rely on their
realtors to recommend a
particular title insurance
company, allowing for cozy
relationships between realtors
and those in the title insurance
industry. Some title insurance
companies are even owned by
real estate lenders or brokers
which, some say, creates a
conflict of interest.
      “We believe this free Website
will make title companies more
transparent, more competitive
and more accountable for their
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Desire Of Hispanic Students To Pursue Higher   Swells; Women Gain Jobs By Kyle Fellenz
                                                    The Hispanic unemployment for Hispanic men 20 and older
Education Opportunities And Enrollment Numbers rate jumped from 5.4 percent in increased to 4.3 percent from 4.2 in
                                                                                                                              April to 5.8 percen t in May,            April. Hispanic men lost 8,000 jobs
      (PR Newswire) In an effort to       third party resources to aid them           remained in the 31 to 32 percent        according to data released Friday        net as a result of which represent a a
sh ed li gh t o n t he un iq ue            in t h e i r c o l l e g e s e a r c h ,   range during the same time              by the U.S. Department of Labor.         labor force increase of 14,000 and
ch al le ng es fa ci ng Hi sp an ic       application and financial aid               period.                                 This increase equated to 76,000          an unemp loyme nt incre ase of
students, the National Research           processes.                                       "We need to embrace the            more Hispanics unemployed for            22,000.
Center for College and University              That is why it is so important         unique needs and challe nges            the month.                                    Hispanic women actually saw
Admissions (NRCCUA) today                 to di sseminate information to              facing today's Hispanic students             Overall, unemployment               their unemployment rate fall from
joined with the Hispanic Heritage         the se stu den ts abo ut hig her            and make certain that they have         across the U.S. remained at 4.5          5.1 percent in April to 4.8 in May.
Foundation (HHF), the Hispanic            ed uc at io n op po rt un it ie s an d      all the tools at their disposal to      percent through May. The gap             Some 40 ,000 wo men became
College Fund and Excellence in            bolster the work of key groups to           pursue higher education," said          between the national                     employed while 16,000 entered the
Education to release new data             open doors for Hispanic students            Munce. "Reaching out to these           unemployment rate and that of            labor force, decreasing the total
il lu st ra ti ng th e di sc re pa nc y   in to th e hi gh er ed uc at io n           students in the early stages of their   Hisp anic s now stan ds at 1.3           number of unemployed by 24,000.
between young Hispanic students           community.”                                 education decisions is vital in         percentage points.                            The unemployment rate for
interested in higher education and             According to results of the            creating an environment where                Some 95,000 fewer Hispanics         Hispanic teenagers (age 16 to 19)
the actual number that pursue a           NRCCUA-HHF College                          they can be successful in their         were employed in May than had            rose to 19.7 percent in May from
degree.                                   Preparation 2007 study, nearly 98           higher education endeavors.”            been in April, while the number of       17.1 percent in April. Hispanic
      The findings were unveiled          percent of Latino high school                    NRCCUA and the Hispanic            Hispanics not in the labor force         teens lost a total of 32,000 jobs last
today at a press conference with          students say they want to attend            Heritage Foundation are                 increased by 111,000. This last          month. This number reflects a
Senator Joe Lieberman (IN-CT)             college and nearly 95 percent say           l a u n c h i n g                       figure reflects that the total           decrease in the labor force of
and Congressman Ruben                     they realistically believe that they        MiCollegeOptions.org, a service         working population – people of           6,000, coupled with an
                                                                                                                              working age, even if they're not         unemployment increase of 26,000
Hinojosa (D-TX).                          will graduate from college. These           specif ically design ed to help
                                                                                                                              entering the workforce – increased       (the discrep ancies are due to
      "We need to reach out to            results mirrored those of high              Hispanic students with the college
                                                                                                                              by 91,000 for the month, while the       rounding).
Hispanic students earlier in their        school students across all ethnic           planning process. More                  labor force – representing those              Teen ag er s ty pi ca ll y ha ve
high school careers to ensure they        groups.                                     information will be available at        actually entering the job market –       the highest unemployment rates
have accurate information about                However, according to U.S.             www.myco llege optio ns.org by          declined by 20,000.                      since they have fewer job skills and
the college planning process,"            C ens us Bur eau data , Lat ino             July 1st.                                    Hisp anic empl oyme nt ha s         less experience. Therefore, they
said Don Munce, President of              students attend college                          NRCCUA - The National              risen by 644,000 since May 2006.         may have difficulty being hired.
NRCCUA. "The reality is that              significantly less often than their         Research Center for College &           Howev er, at 5.8 perce nt, the           Teenagers also tend to be less
many Hispanic students are the            peers in other ethnic groups with           University Admissions                   current unemployment rate for            attached to the labor market, often
first in their families to explore        Lati no student enrollment in               (N RC CU A) is a n on -p ro fi t        Hispanics is quite a bit higher than     entering and exiting as their school
higher education. As a result, they       higher education only reaching 25           education research organization         the 5.0 percent posted at this time      enrollment status and geographic
cannot rely as often as some other        percent in 2004. White student              based in Lee's Summit, Mo. For          last year.                               location change. For example, the
ethnic groups on parents or family        enrollment has remained steady              more information, visit                      Looking at May's seasonally         labor force participation rate of
members to give them direction.           around 40 to 41 percent while               www.nrccua.org                          una dju ste d dat a for His pan ic       Hispanic teens in March and April
They are more likely to rely on           black student enrollment                                                            subgroups, the unemployment rate         was only 36 percent.

				
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