16 entries

Articles by Daniela Gerson

What Happens When the Doctor Says 'Hospice' and You Understand 'Poorhouse'?

The Spanish sites of Medicare and NIH translate hospice as hospicio. To Los Angeles resident Manuela Flores, this seems bizarre.
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsHealth

Immigrants Facing Death Without the Support of Hospice Care

Asians and Latinos are using hospice at significantly lower rates than whites. Reasons range from ignorance about the system to fear of “mercy killings.”
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsHealthRace/Ethnic Relations

Alhambra Source Year in Review: Reporter Corps, Weibo, Multilingual Forum, Scholarships, and More

With the support of readers like you and the USC Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, we are growing as a source for local news. More to come in 2014!
categories MediaNeighborhoods

Have You Spoken With Loved Ones About Death or Dying? / ¿Has hablado con tus seres queridos sobre la muerte o el hecho de morirte? / 你和你愛的人談論過死亡嗎?

Asian and Latinos are the least likely among California residents to share with loved ones or physicians end-of-life wishes, making them likely to leave a terrible burden on family members.
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsHealth

Alhambra Source Makes Headlines in New Zealand, Austria

Two international publications, Future News and Die Presse, write about Alhambra Source and the research project behind it.
categories Arts & CultureMedia

The Final Days of Super A

Super A Foods is closing on Feb. 3, and will be replaced with a mixed-use development. Alhambra Source spoke with customers and employees of the Alhambra staple supermarket during its final days.
categories BusinessNeighborhoods

Alhambra Source and Our Role in the Community

Alhambra Source participated in a USC Annenberg panel last Tuesday about how hyperlocal journalism can increase civic engagement in diverse communities.
categories Family/Inter-generational NewsNeighborhoodsPolitics

Flamenco Beats in Alhambra (California)

How did a Center of World Dance focused on flamenco take roots in Alhambra?
categories Arts & CultureNeighborhoods

A New Chance for Young, Undocumented Immigrants in the SGV?

The Obama administration will stop deporting undocumented immigrants who arrived under the age of 16 and are younger than 30, and make them eligible for work permits.
categories EducationImmigrationNeighborhoodsPolitics

Removed, But Not Unscathed: Alhambra and The LA Riots

We found a range of profound impacts from a police officer who patrolled the streets to a mother who tried to shield her children from a world of ugly violence.
categories NeighborhoodsPoliticsPublic SafetyRace/Ethnic Relations
entries per page: 5 10 25 50 100
Valid XHTML 1.0 Valid CSS