Tag: Hoy

Fernando Diaz and Silvia Rivera, local Latino journalists on the move

Latino journalists in Chicago are on the move. Fernando Diaz Fernando Diaz has been named the new managing editor of Hoy Chicago, the Spanish-language newspaper owned by the Tribune Co. And Silvia Rivera was named managing director of Vocalo.org, an initiative of Chicago Public Radio. Both announcements were made public Monday. Diaz was previously the... Read more »

Sun-Times series Nuevo Chicago doesn't make up for ignoring Latinos the rest of the year

I read the Sun-Times series “Nuevo Chicago. How young Hispanics are reshaping the region” with great interest. I commend reporters Kara Spak, Dave Newbart and Laura Emerick for  reporting on this three-day series that wrapped up Monday. But three days of coverage of the Latino community does not go far enough. Latinos account for more... Read more »