Rafael Marin, computer instructor at la Casa de Amistad and Olga Larimer, Executive Director of the organization were very happy for the SBC grant to La Casa. The grant provides the most modern computers and the software and technical support for the program “Empower Hispanic America with Technology”.

Harvest of hunger

David Guerra • CSC

More than 840 million people in the world suffer from malnourishment. Despite the planet’s capacity to produce sufficient resources, 14 percent of humanity goes hungry. These are data from the report on the state of nourishment and world agriculture by the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO).


English-Only Laws: Why?

Domenico Maceri

Twenty-eight American states have declared English their official language. The last one was West Virginia which did so when the state legislature added the change in a flurry of other bills. House Judiciary Chairman Jon Amores was disappointed because the bill was “snuck “ in andsome legislators were not even aware of it.


A look at Indiana military sites

The Department of Defense is expected to release a list of proposed base closures or realignments on Friday. The following are the largest military facilities in Indiana:


Dear Editor,

The community meeting in Goshen last Friday stressed the importance of building bridges between people. I would like to name a few that are already in process or being hoped for.