Pintor venezolano expone en Tennessee


KNOXVILLE — “Revolución Falsa” intenta expresar lo que para Carlos Solis es la Revolución Bolivariana de Chávez. “Nunca viví en la Venezuela de Chávez”, dice Solis quien explica que observando los acontecimientos de su país desde Atlanta, Georgia donde reside con su esposa e hija su mente creadora pedía respuestas a preguntas como ¿qué pensaráContinue reading “Pintor venezolano expone en Tennessee”

Protegiendo la salud en las fiestas navideñas


Nada mejor que disfrutar el Día de Acción de Gracias y las cenas de Navidad  y Año Nuevo libres de malestares. Lávese bien las manos antes y después de manipular alimentos. Use agua tibia y jabón por al menos 20 segundos. Lave las superficies en contacto con alimentos tales como tablas de cortar, platos, utensiliosContinue reading “Protegiendo la salud en las fiestas navideñas”

Protegido por la Constitucion Americana


WASHINGTON –La Decimocuarta Enmienda a la Constitución – conocida por algunos como la piedra angular de los derechos civiles – afirma que, con muy pocas excepciones, todas las personas nacidas en los EE.UU. son ciudadanos de este país, independientemente de la ciudadanía de sus padres. Después de la Guerra Civil(1861-1865) y la Proclamación de EmancipaciónContinue reading “Protegido por la Constitucion Americana”

JANE YOUNG NAMED GENERAL COUNSEL FOR TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH


 NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Jane Young has been appointed general counsel for the Tennessee Department of Health. As general counsel, she is responsible for oversight of all legal matters for the department. This includes supervision of a staff of 38 employees and legal work for more than 30 boards and numerous state public health programs. YoungContinue reading “JANE YOUNG NAMED GENERAL COUNSEL FOR TENNESSEE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH”

New ‘Around the World in 80…’ recital series begins with ‘From Russia, With Love’


JOHNSON CITY – “Around the World in 80 … From Russia, With Love” is the first leg of a new Jules Verne-inspired musical trip around the world.   This first performance in the new recital series sponsored by the East Tennessee State University Department of Music will be held Tuesday, Nov. 29, at 7:30 p.m. inContinue reading “New ‘Around the World in 80…’ recital series begins with ‘From Russia, With Love’”

Two black teens suspected of arm robbery


CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. —Shots were fired during a robbery this evening at Wedgewood Cleaners located at 3399 Wilcox Blvd. The owner told police that two juveniles who looked to be as young as 14 came into the business at 5:30 PM and asked a few questions then left. 20 minutes later they returned. One of themContinue reading “Two black teens suspected of arm robbery”

Vacuna de HPV contra el Cáncer


NASHVILLE, Tenn. –La vacuna contra el virus del Papiloma Humano (HPV por sus siglas en inglés) previene los tipos de HPV que causan el cáncer cervical, y es grátis para niñas entre 11 y 18 años. El Centro Comunitario Progreso en colaboración con TSU, Meharry Medical College, y Vanderbilt University,  ofrece la Linea de InformaciónContinue reading “Vacuna de HPV contra el Cáncer”

Nashville Dreamer get her deportation stopped


Dear Friends, I’m writing you because I want to thank all of you for your support over the past six months.  As you may know, I’ve lived in Tennessee since I was 11 years old.  But last May I was arrested while driving home from church and I’ve been fighting deportation ever since.  I haveContinue reading “Nashville Dreamer get her deportation stopped”

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH NAMES ASSISTANT COMMISSIONER FOR LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS


NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Valerie Nagoshiner has been appointed assistant commissioner for legislative affairs for the Tennessee Department of Health. In this role, Nagoshiner will direct and oversee the department’s legislative efforts and initiatives. She will also coordinate with and assist legislators in public health-related issues and departmental legislative proposals.   “Valerie brings extensive business andContinue reading “DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH NAMES ASSISTANT COMMISSIONER FOR LEGISLATIVE AFFAIRS”

SWAT arrested suspected rapist and robber


(foto: Olbin Euceda) NASHVILLE, Tenn. —Olbin Euceda is jailed this morning in lieu of $700,000 bond on eight counts of aggravated robbery, one count of child rape, one count of aggravated rape and one count of being a fugitive from justice (wanted for robbery in Alabama).  A federal immigration hold has also been placed againstContinue reading “SWAT arrested suspected rapist and robber”

Nashville Police receives CALEA award


Nashville is just one of seven cities to earn the coveted Tri-Arc Award from the Commission on Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA).            The award is given to cities that have concurrent CALEA accreditation for their law enforcement, public safety communications and public safety training agencies.            During its Fall meeting in Colorado Springs, Colorado,Continue reading “Nashville Police receives CALEA award”

DAVID REAGAN NAMED CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER


NASHVILLE, Tenn. – David R. Reagan, MD, PhD, has been named chief medical officer for the Tennessee Department of Health. In this position, Reagan will serve as an advisor to the commissioner on matters of health policy and assist in setting priorities for the department.   “We are thrilled to welcome a physician leader andContinue reading “DAVID REAGAN NAMED CHIEF MEDICAL OFFICER”

Hispanic Wanted for Child Rape and Robbery


NASHVILLE, Tenn.—South Precinct detectives have sworn out arrest warrants charging child rape and aggravated robbery against Olbin Sabier Euceda, 26, in connection with Sunday night’s violent attack on an eleven-year-old girl and her parents in their 727 Bell Road apartment (Overlook complex).           The child’s mother had just gotten home from the store at 7:15Continue reading “Hispanic Wanted for Child Rape and Robbery”

Bliss Home Finds its Happy Place


KNOXVILLE, Tenn.—Bliss Home features Jennifer Simpson for the December’s First Friday event. A reception will be held at Bliss Home, 29 Market Square, from 6 to 9 p.m. on Friday, December 2.  Simpson finds her inspiration in earth, nature and herself. Her mantra for her work is “finding your happy place” and it truly comesContinue reading “Bliss Home Finds its Happy Place”

Hispanic Teenager suspected deadly shooter


An arrest warrant charging criminal homicide has been issued against Luis Napoleon Paz, 18, for the November 6th shooting death of Antonio Nasario outside San Jose Fiesta Mexican Restaurant at 99 Wallace Road.           Paz is suspected of being the passenger in a gold Toyota Camry that fired one shot striking Nasario, 25, in theContinue reading “Hispanic Teenager suspected deadly shooter”

PARKS DEPARTMENT SEARCHING FOR CITY’S CHRISTMAS TREE


Nashville, Tennessee — Metro Parks is asking for your help in finding the perfect tree to serve as the centerpiece for the city’s holiday season.   Metro Parks’ Horticulturalist Randall Lantz said the city is looking for a “30 to 40-foot Norway Spruce that looks good from all angles.  We would very much like toContinue reading “PARKS DEPARTMENT SEARCHING FOR CITY’S CHRISTMAS TREE”

Reply of MANNY PACQUIAO VS. JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ III


It’s a special edition of HBO BOXING AFTER DARK® when HBO Sports presents MANNY PACQUIAO VS. JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ III, the exclusive replay of their welterweight title showdown, this SATURDAY, NOV. 19 at 10:30 p.m. (ET/ PT) on HBO.  The HBO Sports team, which was ringside for the live event at the MGM Grand Garden ArenaContinue reading “Reply of MANNY PACQUIAO VS. JUAN MANUEL MARQUEZ III”

Sabado y Domingo Gratis entrada al ZOO


KNOXVILLE.—Gracias al patrocinio de las tiendas de abarrotes KROGER, la entrada al zoologico es gratis hoy sabado 12 y manana domingo 13 desde las 10 am a las 4:30pm. Las tiendas de abarrotes KROGER hacen posible que cada ano la entrada al Zoologico de Knoxville sea gratuita y que tan solo se les pida a losContinue reading “Sabado y Domingo Gratis entrada al ZOO”

Rogero es la nueva alcaldesa de Knoxville


Madeline Rogero a los 59 años de edad, se convierte en la primera mujer en ocupar la posición de alcalde en los 223 años de historia de la ciudad de Knoxville. La alcadesa Rogero venció de una manera cómoda al joven y menos experimentado en asuntos de gobierno municipal, Mark Padgett, en la segunda votaciónContinue reading “Rogero es la nueva alcaldesa de Knoxville”