Host Tonia Caruso talks with Ron Alvarado, Chairman, Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce - GALA 2015 Announcement.
Political commentator Lenny McAllister (Host, "NightTalk: Get To The Point" and "The Lenny McAllister Show" on Newsradio 1020 KDKA) talks with the Get To the Point Panel about the hot-button topic of illegal immigration after Donald Trump's comments about illegals crossing the southern border of the United States. In participation panelist Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce board member, Micah Rosa, Shoutside Media.
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Stephanie Steren-Ruta, from Tennessee, who was visiting her grad-student sister at the University of Pittsburgh, makes a stop at the Las Palmas taco stand outside the grocery store on Atwood Street in Oakland.
The rise of Las Palmas also reflects the city's small but growing Latino community. According to the U.S. Census, 2.3 percent of Pittsburgh's population was Latino in 2010, below the Asian community at nearly 5 percent.
But Global Pittsburgh says the Latino population increased by 50 percent between 1990 and 2000. And since the 2010 census, it's "definitely growing," says Ivan Usero, membership committee chairman for the Pittsburgh Metropolitan Area Hispanic Chamber of Commerce. "We are the fastest-growing demographic in the area," he said. Read full article, click here... By Melissa McCart / PIttsburgh Post-Gazette
This important annual event brings all Hispanic Chambers together nationwide at one location to learn, share, communicate all matters to Hispanic business and Hispanic community in general from each region represented.