When Felipe Corral Jr. decided to pursue a career in sports broadcasting, he was hesitant on picking a language specialization. Four years later, he's embraced his Mexican American roots as a broadcaster with the Arizona Cardinals.
Buying a home in the Phoenix area is seemingly out of reach for many people because of high prices and affordable rentals are in short supply, which is especially difficult for the Latino community who rent at a higher rate than other demographics in the Valley.
A trip to Chihuahua sparked an idea for Fernando Hernandez to start his own restaurant in Phoenix, not only providing people a taste of the area as he reconnects with his culture but also giving his birthplace “its proper name.”
The Valley Hispanic Bomberos, a nonprofit group of firefighters, are rooted in culture and tradition with the goal of protecting their communities while mentoring others to join them in the fire service.