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In-Depth: A Beaver County Look At The Immigrant Crisis

Nemorio Ramirez sips black coffee in a warm Ambridge diner, describing his frantic sprint across the Mexican-American border nearly 30 years ago. Ramirez, now 48, got across in his second attempt. The first time, border agents snagged him, very kindly fed and housed him, even gave him a towel, then sent him back. He remembers…

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Lori Boone
Lori Boone
Lori DeLauter Boone has more than 20 years of experience in investigative and community journalism. She’s won more than a dozen regional, state and national journalism awards.

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