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 Ruben Hernandez

Financial twists and tucks

Financial twists and tucks

Gymnasts Monique de la Torre and Victoria Esparza practice six hours a day inside Carter’s Gym, a slump-block warehouse in Mesa. Their 14-year-old bodies are hardened by countless drills on balance beams and uneven bars into sinuous muscles and disciplined minds focused on delivering peak performances at competitions. Both are among the top athletes of […]




 latinopm

Spiritual oasis

Spiritual oasis

By Anita Mabante Leach Family and cultural ties, with all the holiday hubbub they embody, seem very natural things for Latinos to seek out during this time of year. While we may take these ties for granted, there are people for whom family and culture are as strong a calling as their spiritual vocation. Lydia […]




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