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El Salvador Restaurant, 2316 S. 6th St., is Milwaukee's (and perhaps Wisconsin's) only Salvadoran eatery and, quite possibly, the easiest place in town to locate because it's directly across the street from the massive and opulent Basilica of St. Josaphat. After years of driving by this eye-catching restaurant, ...
On a sunny March afternoon in Sonsonate, El Salvador, five gang members pulled Juan Vicente into a narrow alleyway. Vicente grew up around .... he spent his childhood. Although the civil war is long over, the same gangs that formed in Los Angeles have destabilized cities and towns all over El Salvador.

Liliana Bloch has known the pain of war. During her days at a university in her native El Salvador, one of her closest friends "was kidnapped and murdered. That's when I said, 'I'm done with this country.' " Now 48, Bloch came into the world in 1969, arriving in the same lush summer as Woodstock and men ...
Leaving behind the cacophony of car exhausts in "Great San Salvador", the high-sounding name our driver uses to refer to the metropolitan area of El Salvador's capital city, we head towards a neighborhood on the outskirts controlled by the Mara Salvatrucha, also known as the MS-13 gang. As part of the ...
They fled civil warfare in the 1980s, when El Salvador's brutal military regime received extensive U.S. support. Those immigrants were granted TPS permits, as were survivors of the 2001 quakes. One Kansas City group is trying to smooth the path for immigrants needing legal guidance. Bob Grove, a local ...
This includes people, like those from El Salvador, that now stand to be deported to countries where their lives could be in danger. ... In El Mozote and the surrounding villages of subsistence peasants, forensic experts are still digging up bodies--of women, children, and old men who were murdered by the ...

They will be affected most by this," Varahona said last week inside her restaurant on the city's' east side. ... Francisco Rodriguez, 46, left his home near the beach town of Cangrejera in El Salvador to move to the U.S. He has a job cutting foam used in construction at a plant in Des Moines and a home ...
Islip Town Board member Trish Bergin Weichbrodt faced harsh criticism Saturday for a facebook post that some are calling racist, in which she suggested ... In a text message to Newsday on Saturday, Bergin Weichbrodt said after speaking to "some of my friends from El Salvador," she "recognized that my ...
Monse Hines has never owned a restaurant before, but she's established her new pupuseria, Monse's Taste of El Salvador, on well-tested recipes. ... But the city's lack of a brick-and-mortar pupuseria (all respect to food truck Sosa's Pupusas) weighed on her, and she decided to use the former Venue32 as ...
There's a peculiar feeling that invades you when walking the streets of El Salvador's capital city San Salvador. Despite having one of the world's highest murder rate - 81.2 per 100,000 inhabitants in 2016 according to official figures, way above the global average - violence is somehow hidden beneath the ...
Supporters of the Opposition Alliance Against the Dictatorship rallied and marched in the streets of San Pedro Sula, the country's second-largest city, ... from the United States, which is pouring millions of dollars into Honduras and neighboring Guatemala and El Salvador to improve security conditions there.
Violence and discrimination based on gender identity remains commonplace in El Salvador. The murder of three trans women -- Yasuri Orellana, 24, Daniela Flores, 27, and Elizabeth Castillo, 23 -- in San Luis Talpa in February 2017 underscores the risks that Andrea and other trans Salvadorans face on ...
Violence and discrimination based on gender identity remains commonplace in El Salvador. The murder of three trans women -- Yasuri Orellana, 24, Daniela Flores, 27, and Elizabeth Castillo, 23 -- in San Luis Talpa in February 2017 underscores the risks that Andrea and other trans Salvadorans face on ...
The Farabundo Marti National Liberation Front (FMLN) in El Salvador has lauched their campaign for the forthcoming mayoral elections. ... March 4, FMLN Secretary General Medardo Gonzalez announced Wednesday that the party's campaign will aim to reach all 262 Municipalities and inform them of the ...
A civil court in El Salvador has found the private secretary of former President Tony Saca guilty of illegal enrichment and ordered him to return $17.8 million to the government. The case against Elmer Charlaix developed after a government investigation found that his time in government corresponded with ...
El Salvador has registered its second consecutive year of fewer murders, but the nearly 4,000 killings in 2017 still leave the country among the world's most deadly. National Civil police Director Howard Cotto says that 2017's 60.8 murders per 100,000 residents was the second year of at least a 20-point ...
Many TPS activists expect to hear a similar argument regarding El Salvador's 2001 earthquakes, despite the country's poverty and rampant crime. In the Cities for Action letter, the mayors argue El Salvador's designation has been justly renewed, as natural disasters subsequent to the original earthquakes ...

The courtyard at Grace United Methodist Church in Mid-City is a pleasant enough spot to pass the time, with a cluster of palm trees and small wrought iron tables and chairs. But for El Salvador native Jose Torres, the patch of ground is also the only place, other than the church's roof, where he can get a little ...
Even before the end of El Salvador's vicious civil war in 1992, refugees and ex-combatants started resettling towns and villages on the country's coast. Isla Montecristo--which is actually a peninsula, and unrelated to the famous count--was a former training camp where members of the leftist insurgency ...
The British government is supporting a project to encourage Municipalities from Guatemala, El Salvador and Honduras to adopt practices which can prevent ... Former mayor MacLean explained in a public forum at Guatemala City that corruption "flourishes" when a monopoly of activities or services is ...
Rafael Flores, a one-time campaign surrogate for former Nassau County Executive Edward Mangano was convicted last week in El Salvador on a charge he ... 7 by a national court judge in the city of San Salvador of aggravated extortion, according to a news release from the office of El Salvador's General ...
Last week, President Donald Trump's administration announced a cancellation of temporary protected status, or TPS, for people from El Salvador -- a move that will ... Roger McCrummen has practiced U.S. immigration law for over 20 years at his McCrummen Immigration Law Group in North Kansas City.
The majority of restaurants in town are pupuserias, serving the traditional stuffed tortillas the country is known for. ... Census data collected in 2010 puts the number of Mendota residents born in El Salvador at about 2,500, but, pointing to population growth, city leaders estimate the group is much larger.
Miss Universe El Salvador Alisson Abarca: "I was the Valedictorian of my ... France, The Vatican City, Austria, The Netherlands and Belgium.
Along with giving readings and hosting workshops, during her tenure as Civic Poet Castro Luna created Seattle's Poetic Grid, a map of the city ...
Source: Creative Commons / Flickr - Presidencia El Salvador ... But the party wanted to oust the Right from city hall, and Bukele was ...
Authorities in El Salvador arrested nearly 100 suspects in an anti-gang raid Thursday, in the Municipalities of San Jose Villanueva and ...
The coffins of six children killed by the Salvadoran army in May 1982 are carried through the cemetery by relatives, human rights activists and ...
A top official in El Salvador is warning Uber that the ride-hailing app is operating outside the law and must cease operations, six months after ...
An Organizer from El Salvador Sheds Light on Baltimore's Fight for ... Norma grew up on the outskirts of San Salvador, in a municipality with a ...
EVERY AUGUST, Salvadorans around the world celebrate the Festival of El Salvador del Mundo, the patron saint and namesake of the Central ...
Torres has came to New Orleans from El Salvador in 2005 after .... to live inside First Grace United Methodist Church in Mid-City indefinitely, ...
El Salvador's bustling capital city is home to historic monuments, churches and museums. ... Throughout the town, you'll spot stenciled signs declaring, "In this ... side of it, Ataco is known for the colorful murals that decorate its towns walls. ... village preserved by a volcanic eruption in the seventh century AD.
Beyond the UN bribery / Ng Lap Seng guilty verdicts in late July - on which Guterres has refused to answer Inner City Press so far, including on retaliation - the ...
"In El Salvador in the '90s, this process of structural adjustment takes ... and the La Libertad port city, to a Coca Cola plant in the town of Nejapa ...
Most will head for Canada and many will show up in Windsor because it is a border city, said Angela Ventura of the El Salvador Association of ...
"TPS holders from Honduras and El Salvador have become valued and important members of our communities. They have started families, ...
A judge in El Salvador has acquitted 18 people accused of illicit association for actions related to a 2012 gang treaty that temporarily lowered El ...
The city's Olympic stadium is sheltering hundreds of migrants, while a ... surge" because people from El Salvador, Nicaragua and Honduras ...
Among the affected beneficiaries are from the towns of Catarman, ... Alubijid, Balingoan, El Salvador City, Claveria, Gitagum, Initao, Kinoguitan, ...
Guatemala City - Threatened and harassed by murderous street gang members in their native El Salvador, parents Juan Pablo* and ...
El Salvador's supreme court on Tuesday cancelled arrest orders for 16 retired soldiers accused of involvement in the killing of six Jesuit priests ...
police officials in El Salvador say suspected gang members have shot ... on leave when the attack occurred in the eastern town of Ereguayquin, ...
The sense of unease on many Latin American city streets is palpable. ... The Central American cities of San Salvador (El Salvador) and San ...
Parishioners from Immaculate Conception Parish in Chicago pose for a photo with Cardinal Gregorio Rosa Chavez in San Salvador during a ...
The immigrants -- from Guatemala, Mexico, El Salvador and ... station in the South Texas City of Edinburg and 20 immigrants crammed into a ...
In July, it began buying water from the city of Lordsburg, which is less .... that Latinos were living in similar conditions as they did in El Salvador, ...
Latin America holds the ignominious distinction of having the most cities on Mexico's citizens' Council for Public Security's annual ranking of ...
El Salvador and Guatemala have joined a trend in clamping down on child marriage by ... "El Salvador's move to ban child marriage is great news, and an important step ... in Mexico City and Sonia Perez D. in Guatemala City contributed to this report. ... Clearing Iraqi cities of explosives may take decades ...


 

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