Gustavo Torres

April 10, 2020 | Andrea Sarralde

Apoyo de Organizaciones Comunitarias a Inmigrantes Durante la Pandemia

Gustavo Torres, Director Ejecutivo de la organización comunitaria CASA explica sobre el fondo de solidaridad que crearon para apoyar a las personas que no califican para recibir ayuda federal durante la pandemia de COVID-19. Así mismo, Torres habla sobre los derechos del inquilino, lo que deben hacer las personas que enfrentan ordenes de deportación y […]

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August 8, 2019 | Staff Writer

Vigil Planned at the Flower Branch Apartments in Silver Spring

Flower Branch Community Members to Hold Vigil Friday Evening On Aug. 10, 2016, the tenants of the Flowers Branch apartments in Silver Spring woke up with an explosion that took the lives of seven people and destroyed two buildings. Three years after the tragedy, the victims continue to suffer the physical, emotional and economic consequences […]

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August 7, 2019 | Andrea Sarralde

Vigila por el Tercer Aniversario de La Fatal Explosión de Gas en Flower Branch

Los miembros de la comunidad de Flower Branch realizarán una vigilia en la víspera del tercer aniversario de la fatal explosión de gas que cobró la vida de siete personas, incluidos dos menores de edad. El 10 de agosto de 2016, los inquilinos de los apartamentos Flowers Branch en Silver Spring se despertaron con una […]

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February 26, 2017 | Staff Writer

UPDATED: Democrats Pick Tom Perez to Head DNC (VIDEO)

UPDATED Democrats have picked former Labor Secretary Tom Perez, a Takoma Park resident, to lead the Democratic National Committee (DNC). On his Twitter account on Saturday, Perez wrote, “It will be the privilege of my life to serve you as DNC chair to unify our party and lead the fight.” Also on Twitter, President Donald […]

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November 2, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

CASA Files Two Lawsuits on Behalf of Flower Branch Apartments Fire Victims (PHOTOS)

UPDATED Advocacy group CASA announced today that they filed lawsuits along with firm Bailey & Glasser, LLP against Washington Gas and Kay Management on behalf of the victims of the Flower Branch Apartments fire and explosion that happened on Aug. 10th. “We have been waiting long enough and the victims are entitled to justice,” CASA’s Executive […]

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May 3, 2016 | Maureen Chowdhury

Montgomery Serves Honors Several Volunteers at 2016 Awards Ceremony (PHOTOS)

County community leaders, volunteers, and organizations were honored at the 2016 Montgomery Serves Awards Ceremony. Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett presented awards to several dedicated volunteers during the ceremony, which was held at Imagination Stage in Bethesda on May 2nd. The biggest honor of the night, the Roscoe Nix Distinguished Community Leadership Award was presented […]

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