Volume XXIII Number 30 ~ July 30, 1999

FrontPage Stories

It is a matter of motivation

The Thomas and Pearl Martinez Foundation Incentive Awards

By Daniel H. Muñoz

Making a difference!

Making a difference with young Hispanic students is what the Thomas and Pearl Martinez Foundation is all about.

Pictured from left to right: Linda Sexton, presenter, Irma Rojas, Pearl Martinez, Principal Linda Valladolid, (partially hidden), Miguel Martinez, and Thomas Martinez.

The Martinez Foundation was created over ten years ago by Tom and Pearl Martinez and is based on one simple philosophy, "Keep A Child In School."

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Dispute Erupts Over California Plan To Educate Illegal Immigrants
By Chelsea J. Carter

Hiroshima's Lessons Recalled By American Survivors
EDITOR'S NOTE: This August 6 marks the 54th anniversary
of the atom bombing of Hiroshima.
By Sanford Gottlieb

CUBA: Informe De Human Rights Watch
Gobierno de Cuba acalla a la disidencia mediante abusos y leyes opresivas
el embargo norteamericano es "contraproducente"

1997 Chandler Sweep of Hispanics Produces Third Lawsuit
The Associated Press

Noticias de Mexico


Rubio's Gambles On Fish Tacos In Landlocked States
By Ben Fox

Firearms Arrests in Mexico

Funcionarios de Turismo de la Ciudad de México Revelan Planes Para
la Restauración del Centro Histórico

Nueva Empresa se Especializa en el Creciente Mercado Hispano
de los Estados Unidos

SAIC's Vacis II to Search for Contraband at U.S. Borders
U.S. Customs Services Issues Contracts for 29 VACIS IIs

State Farm Partners With The National Council of La Raza

Frank Rivera Elected President of the National Association of Minority Contractors

Edith Ruvalcaba Named SWC Outstanding Employee
By Ken Pagano

South San Diego Wal-Mart Awards High School Senior $1,000 Scholarship

KPBS Kicks Off the 15th Annual Reading Rainbow Writing Competition With
`Hands Across the Border!' Theme

Hispanic Radio Network/La Red Hispana
Por Javier Sierra
Un Caballo de Troya Con 15 Millones de Víctimas

Encienda Una Vela
Padre Thomas J. McSweeney, Director of The Christophers
¿Una Rabia Positiva?


The State Budget Grows And Grows

By Assemblyman Howard Kaloogin

Americanizing the New Americans

by Stephen Moore

El Foro Público...
....The Public Forum

Tezozomoc Speaks...

Etc. Etc. Etc.
Sporting news, reviews and other tid bits

Stunning Latin American Folk Art and Deft Demonstrations Highlight
Free Old Town Festival

At The Movies:
Drop Dead Gorgeous

By Ted Anthony

Calendar of Events:
By Berenice Cisneros

Biggest Names in Women's Professional Tennis Headline TIG Tennis Classic
By J. Fred Sidhu

Olympic Hopefuls Showcase Skills at Boxing Tourney!

The Scorecard
Notas de Cuadrilátero

The Defense Never Rests: Seau To Play Tight End
By Bernie Wilson

Preparation Procedure For Game Balls Changed: Kicking Balls Stamped With "K"

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