Hispanic Heritage Month festivities begin in Ferndale

By Taras McCurdie Staff Reporter FERNDALE — Fifty-five years ago in 1968, President Lyndon Johnson signed a proclamation that designated the week of Sept. 15 to celebrating the Hispanic culture. This was known as Hispanic Heritage Week. In 1988, President Ronald Reagan expanded the celebration to span 30 days from Sept. 15 until Oct. 15….

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