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Documenting Pedro Palomino's journey from Peru to Baltimore's Spanish-language publications

Documenting Pedro Palomino's journey from Peru to Baltimore's Spanish-language publications

Take 10 is a series of occasional features on prominent local residents and the possessions dear to them.

As the owner and editor of two Baltimore-centered Spanish-language publications, Pedro Palomino, 56, is a man many in Maryland's fastest-growing population rely on. Ten-thousand copies of his free monthly newspaper, Mundo Latino, are distributed around Maryland and northern Virginia. SomosBaltimoreLatino.com and its Facebook page are read daily by hundreds in Baltimore's Hispanic community.

"With the newspaper and the website, I try to help the community to learn — and keep learning — about how to live in the American system. There are lots of immigrants...

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