Volume XXII Number 39 ~ October 2, 1998

 

Front Page Stories

Hispanic Heritage Month

Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo

Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo discovered San Diego. While the city annually celebrates and re-enacts the landing of Cabrillo on the shores of San Diego, during the month of October, traditionally we normally only bring to our readers the story of Christopher Columbus. This year we felt that it was about time to bring the story of the discover of San Diego: Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo.

History has preserved only dim outlines of the remarkable career of Juan Rodríguez Cabrillo, who died in 1543 while attempting to complete the first exploration California's coastline.

Though he is generally supposed to have been Portuguese, the evidence is too scanty to be sure. There is no firm agreement about the cause or place of his death, He is variously reported to have used two, three, and even four vessels on his great exploration. Even his name has invited speculation.

To continue, click on the link.

 

Christopher Columbus

The discovery of America
By Daniel Muñoz

Education: A California Measure Ties Some Teachers' Tongues

By Patrick Harrington

Noticias de Mexico

Stories

Violadores, asesinos, drogadictos y ladrones
Mamá Antonia, una religiosa admirable por su labor con los presos
Por Ivan Barrera

Latinos Talk Back to TV Through a National Survey
English Language TV Plays Prominent Role in Hispanic Households
Negatives Stereotypes Cause Channel Surfing and Drain Advertiser Support

Estudiantes latinos de secundaria se preparan para la Universidad


El Secretario de Comercio de EE.UU. Otorga Premio a Sempra Energy Por Sus Políticas de Diversidad


Hundreds of English as a Second Language Teachers, Administrators, Others to Converge at MiraCosta College for Regional CATESOL Conference

Colección de libros sobre el general José de San Martín


Former San Diegan James Kelly Now Choreographer in Residence at National Ballet of Mexico

Business Opportunities in Latin America is Topic of October 9 Program

El Concurso ¿Sabías Que? Llega a la Radio con Ondas Grandes


Fight The Flu — It's Worth a Shot

UCSD Medical Center Offers Flu Shots
Sharp Senior Health Center Offers Flu Vaccinations
Chula Vista Medical Center Offers Flu Vaccinations &
Sharp Cabrillo Offers Flu Vaccinations

Operation Samahan Celebrates 25th Year Of Community Service

Community Notes

 

Hispanic Radio Network/La Red Hispana
LA COLUMNA VERTEBRAL
Como Evitar Que Su Comunidad se Convierta en la Cloaca Nacional

Editorials

Opinion:
Census Sampling, An Issue Not to Die For!
By Raoul Contreras

Tezozomoc Speaks

El Foro ... Public Forum



Etc. Etc. Etc.

Sporting news, reviews and other tid bits

Of Ants, Bugs, and Rug Rats: The Story of Dueling Bug Movies

By Michael Fleeman

Calendar of Events...

By Berenice Cisneros

Brasil se enfrenta a Ecuador en su primer encuentro fuera de casa después del mundial 98

Bullfight World...
by Lyn Sherwood
A Bright Star is on the Horizon

[ Return to Home Page ] [ Back Issues ] [ The Plaza ] [ La Prensa History ]