Results tagged with 'mexico'
Published July 25, 2016
Chef Gil Amador's journey began in 2006. At 21, he made the tough decision to leave Mazatlan, Mexico, with the hope of making a better life for himself and his family. After an uphill battle he's a U.S. citizen and sous chef at the Hyatt Regency hotel.
Published June 20, 2016
Monday, June 20 is World Refugee Day in Milwaukee. It's also the date for the final of the MKE Refugee Soccer Tournament, which kicks off under the lights at Milwaukee Public Schools' new South Stadium between One World and United Kings.
Published Feb. 10, 2016
In the last 35 years, I've walked into the Arizona/Mexico border town of Nogales too often to count. Like many Mexican communities, Nogales makes little effort to conceal its considerable poverty. And while that may be a visitor's only impression, it's not mine.
Published Oct. 13, 2015
Soccer is called "the beautiful game" by the millions of fans who follow it like a religion, both in America and around the world.I've never understood the phrase until Saturday night when a remarkable confluence of events gave me a kind of clarity about soccer I never had before.
Published June 11, 2015
Anyone who has walked through the doors of Turner Hall, 1038 N. 4th St., for a concert or event has seen Al Godshaw, who has been the house manager since the venue opened in 2007.
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Monday October 25th, 2010 - Cozumel, Mexico There’s a big old mess o’ trouble brewing at sea, but for once it’s got nothing to do with me. It’s hurricane season here in the Caribbean and one named Richard is apparently on a path to do major damage right w...
Wednesday August 25th, 2010 - Cozumel, Mexico If there’s a tougher commute to work for any job on Earth, I’d sure like to see it. This is relentless. I wasn’t able to sleep one wink last night as I was up late answering emails and catching up on all the work I&rsquo...
Wednesday August 11th, 2010 - Cozumel, Mexico
Travel is work. Period. I’m not saying I don’t enjoy it. Sometimes. But it is work. It’s a constant, never ending process of always having to be in the next place - barely being able to enjoy the place I just got to....
Monday July 19th, 2010 - Cozumel, Mexico
Today was the day to prove myself. Everyone has been very nice so far, but this was the day to prove that I can handle this kind of work. They were nice enough to keep me off of the ‘Welcome Aboard’ show, and Jim Brick showed m...
When the people of Oaxaca decided they had enough of bad government they didn't take their story to the media they TOOK the media.On Thursday March 19, the MTEA (Milwaukee Teacher Education Association) will host its first Movie Night, featuring the documentary Un Poquito de Tanta Verdad (A Littl...
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