News, Public Service Announcements / March 9, 2020 Scam Alert: Coronavirus Inspires Scam Artists to Target Consumers

By Tribuna Staff

The Departments of Consumer Protection (DCP) and Public Health (DPH), and the Office of the Attorney General William Tong, are warning consumers that scam artists are following the headlines and trying to take advantage of consumers during heightened attention to coronavirus. Scam artists may post, email and text to promote false information about “cases” of...

Columns, Health, News / March 9, 2020 Pure Physique: “More Is Always Less When It Comes to Exercise”

By By Angela Barbosa

When you engage yourself in a workout regime that requires more than your real life can cope with, chances are that you won’t be able to keep it up after a few months or even weeks. Opting for  something realistic, which can be done without causing stress or frustration due to the lack of time,...

Cover / March 9, 2020 Center for Pediatric Medicine Helps Children to Grow Up Healthy

By Angela Barbosa

Choosing a pediatrician for your baby is not an easy task, and together with all the other preparation for the baby’s arrival, it can become quite overwhelming. Nevertheless, at the Center for Pediatric Medicine (CPM), they believe that the earlier you start building a relationship with your baby’s doctor while you are pregnant, the more...

New Report: Undocumented Immigrants Play A Vital Role In State’s Economy

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New Report: Undocumented Immigrants Play A Vital Role In State’s Economy

By Bill Sarno|CTLatinoNews.com

In Connecticut, if you need a software developer or someone to paint your house, most likely an immigrant will get the job. For those dining at a restaurant, there is a one in three probability that the food will be prepared by a foreign-born cook using vegetables raised and harvested by immigrant workers. There is…

What Do We Want To Change? (Part II)

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Well Being

What Do We Want To Change? (Part II)

By Eric Faria

*Continuing from last month’s column. Please, indicate if: The situation in which you find yourself and wish to change was created by other people’s actions or decisions. Following this logic, your actions or decisions could modify the lives of others, correct? Remember, that which works in one direction also works in the opposite one. If…

A New Soccer Store Finds in Danbury History His Place

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A New Soccer Store Finds in Danbury History His Place

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You must have spent much time in downtown Danbury. But have you noticed that White Street has a red brick building? There, right near the Danbury train station, is Meeker’s Hardware, built in 1883. It is also known as the Red Block, which since its opening in 1885 has belonged to the Meeker family. The historic center of Danbury has several important places related to the history of the city and still retains the…

The Story of Magaly Landivar

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The Story of Magaly Landivar

By Maria Danniella Gutiérrez- Salem

The adventure of parenting leads us to make decisions on behalf of our children, sometimes painful, but in the end successful. Our interviewee was born in Ecuador and lived in the city of Cuenca, the capital of Azuay province. This is such a beautiful city that in 1999 it was named by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site. However, like most Latin American countries, this country is not…

Brazilian Independence Day Celebrations in CT

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Brazilian Independence Day Celebrations in CT

By Tribuna Staff

DANBURY, CT 2016 Brazilian Day Festival  When: Sunday, August 28, 2016 from 2pm-8pm Where: Cellar Lounge at the Portuguese Cultural Center at 65 Sand Pit Road A celebration of Brazilian culture through live music performances, food, arts and dance and much more. More information: Visit the Brazilian Day Danbury 2016 Facebook page. Brazilian Flag-Raising Ceremony in Danbury When: Sunday, September 4, 2016 at 10am Where: Danbury City Hall at 155 Deer Hill Avenue Come celebrate the independent…

Chocolate Avocado Smoothie Bowl

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Culinary // Food

Chocolate Avocado Smoothie Bowl

By Alicia Ghio

Smoothie bowls bring a delicious and healthy “pudding” option to the breakfast table. A creamy chocolaty pudding seems like a pretty great way to start the day. As opposed to a regular smoothie that you drink with a straw, smoothie bowls are thicker, creamier and wonderfully pudding-like. With some crunchy toppings, it’s a pleasing balance of textures and a limitless combination of…

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Terms and Conditions May Apply

By Catherine Blinder

Last week, as I was walking down a busy street, I was nearly knocked over by a young woman making a ninety-degree turn while staring at her phone. Rather than ignore me and keep walking, which is what usually happens when one is a victim of “text distraction,” she looked up with a smile and said, “I’m so sorry! I just saw a Rattata behind that pole!”…

Keeping You Safe While Traveling Overseas

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Health, News

Keeping You Safe While Traveling Overseas

By AFC Urgent Care in Danbury

Medical preparation for travel is increasingly important. Not only are there more serious health risks present around the world, but there are also more options available for prevention and treatment. Opportunities for prevention should not be overlooked by any traveler, regardless of destination. AFC Urgent Care offers immunizations for many types of diseases. To expedite your care, we have set…

It’s Hard to Believe-School Begins Monday, Aug. 29 in Danbury

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It’s Hard to Believe-School Begins Monday, Aug. 29 in Danbury

By Anne Mead

It’s hard to believe, but it’s back to school time. On Monday, August 29, 11,000 students will begin the school year in Danbury with a full-day schedule. As we get closer to the start, routines that we didn’t practice during the lazy days of summer return, as does the preparation for the New Year. Routines put into place help mornings go smoothly and make a successful day…

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