Fronteras host Monica Ortiz-Uribe discusses with Teresa Zamora, Vado Community Leader and Johana Bencomo a Community Organizer for NM Café about the infrastructure in the community of Vado. The Vado community lies between El Paso and Las Cruces on I-10.
Mexico said farewell to Pope Francis Wednesday from the border city of Juárez.
The procession toward the old fairgrounds where the pope would celebrate an afternoon mass began early in the morning. Some came with the aid of walkers and wheelchairs. Others stopped to buy fried pork skin at a corner restaurant that Javier Briones has owned for 30 years.
"I’m proud that I survived to see this day," Briones said.
September 12, 2015 – Las Cruces, NM - On this edition of PUENTES, bridges to the community, Emily Guerra meets with New Mexico Breastfeeding Task Force Registered Nurse & Board Certified Lactation Consultant, Kimberly Smetzer, and Breastfeeding Counselor, Suzanne Staley, to bring awareness of the many benefits breastfeeding provides for your baby. One way is by working with hospitals and clinics to become “Baby Friendly Designated.” Smetzer says “Baby Friendly” is important for all moms.