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MANGANO CELEBRA EL MES DE LA HERENCIA HISPANA EN EL CONDADO DE NASSAU

Arte, Música, Danza y Folclore brindaran alegría y orgullo a los residentes El ejecutivo del Condado de Nassau Edward P. Mangano anuncia una serie eventos por motivos de La celebración del Mes de la Herencia Hispana. El primer evento tuvo lugar ayer, a las 6:00 pm, con motivo de la celebración de la independencia de…

DON OMAR DETAINED IN PUERTO RICO

The news that came out of Puerto Rico is a serious case of implication. Don Omar, Reggaeton star, was apparently arrested last night on suspicion of domestic violence but was not charged. He was detained in a house in Vega Alta. The multiple Latin Billboard award winner, William Omar Landron Rivera, is not being held…

POLITO VEGA MIGHT ANNOUNCE RETIREMENT AFTER 54 YEARS AT EL MEGATON CONCERT ON SUNDAY

By: Deyanira Martinez For the fourth consecutive year EL MEGATON MUNDIAL DE POLITO VEGA will be held in grand style in the World’s Most Famous Arena, Madison Square Garden. This coming Sunday September 21st, the greatest stars of Latin music will be reunited to honor and celebrate the career of The King of Radio, Polito…

THE EQUALIZER Premiere from the Toronto Film Festival

In The Equalizer, Denzel Washington plays McCall, a man who believes he has put his mysterious past behind him and dedicated himself to beginning a new, quiet life. But when McCall meets Teri (Chloë Grace Moretz), a young girl under the control of ultra-violent Russian gangsters, he can’t stand idly by – he has to…

INTERNATIONAL FIGHT NIGHT SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 20TH, 2014

This Saturday, September 20th, 2014, International Fight Night is back at Resorts World Casino New York City with a terrific line up of professional boxing. The card which is promoted by New Legend Boxing will feature some of the best international fighters residing in the Northeast Region of the United States. The Weigh-In’s, which are…

Bringing Out the Good in Latino Neighborhoods: El Barrio and East Harlem

Bad neighborhoods are found in most major cities across America, there is no question about that. No matter how much law enforcement there is or how much curfew is enforced, there will still be some areas that are just not safe to be around. Lately, however, some neighborhoods like El Barrio and East Harlem have…

Fight Against Stop-And-Frisk: New App to help Latinos Record Abusive Police Officers

From taking photos and filtering them through an array of filters to post on Instagram to scrolling through countless postings on Tumblr to browsing from various boards of interest of Pinterest, apps on the iPhone or Android has become a daily fixture in everyone’s life. Used as the main source of social communication and mindless…

UNIMAS PRESENTS “EL CHIVO,” BASED ON BESTSELLER BY MARIO VARGAS LLOSA

A new series that portrays the story of Rafael Trujillo, a ruthless dictator whose voracious sexual energy drove women to destruction and determined the course of an entire nation “El Chivo” premieres on UniMás in September 23, 2014 at 10:00 p.m. ET/PT (9:00 p.m. Central).     UniMás premieres ‘El Chivo ”(The Goat), a new…

Mariano Rivera- McDonald’s “Celebrando Nuestras Leyendas”

  The men and women who own McDonald’s restaurants throughout the New York Tri-State Area are proud to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by recognizing baseball legend Mariano Rivera as part of the McDonald’s “Celebrando Nuestras Leyendas” (Celebrating our Legends) program. Now in its third edition, the program pays tribute to iconic Hispanic figures whose influence…