Last Sunday, October 29, the heart of Downtown Raleigh, North Carolina, was filled with life and color to commemorate the fifth edition of the Day of the Dead celebration, an event organized by Revista Latina that brought together between 7,000 and 8,000 visitors of all ages and nationalities. Revista Latina, highlighted the importance of this celebration in Mexican culture and its fundamental role in the preservation of unique and valuable cultural traditions. The Day of the Dead is not only an opportunity to remember and honor the loved ones who left us, but also a special occasion for new generations to know and value these traditions. This holiday offers a window into the roots of Mexico, teaching the importance of memory, the connection with our ancestors and the cultural diversity that enriches our lives.
RALEIGH — The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is reporting the first pediatric flu-related death for the 2023-2024 flu season. A child in the western part of the state recently died from complications associated with influenza infection. To protect the family’s privacy, additional information will not be released.