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Small Town in Peru Selects Mayor with Coin Toss?

Heads or tails was called high in the Peruvian Andes where a small town selected their mayor with a coin toss after the two candidates were tied at the ballot box. The new mayor, Wilber Medina, the winner of the coin toss, and his rival were tied with 236 votes respectively. The Associated Press reports…

The Dream Project: INTERVIEW WITH A DREAMER

    You may know me as the editor of LatinTRENDS Magazine, but before that I was a volunteer at The DREAM Project, an education and mentoring program in the north coast of the Dominican Republic. Come meet me on Thursday, November 13 at the Sueños 2014 Fall Benefit. It’s a special opportunity for you…

ROYAL LATINOS EVEN 2014 WORLD SERIES

The San Francisco Giants, National League champions, drew first blood in the MLB 2014 World Series with a 7-1 Tuesday night battering, snapping the Kansas City Royals, American League Champs, 11 game winning streak. This evening, with the ball in the hands of Yordano Ventura of the Dominican Republic vs Jake Peavy. It was very…

Bianca Santos In New Thriller Ouija

I don’t know how long she’ll last but Bianca Santos will try to stay alive in the new thriller adventure movie that’s out now, “Ouija”. Santos, who is half Cuban and half Brazilian, and her friends, a cast of young and beautiful millennials, summons the dead with a haunted board game. The unhappy dead, who…

Puerto Rican Sensation Wesly Tones is a Wonder with Words

    Puerto Rican native, Wesly Tones is no stranger to music. As the prodigy son of a father who is the pianist of the orchestra ” Costa Brava”. Wesly became inspired to follow in his fathers footsteps. He began composing his own music and performing live in school activities, festivals and corporate events in…

November Elections 2014: Latinos in U.S. House expected to increase!

While coverage over the past few days has largely been on where the Latino vote could be going, this post will look at the Latinos who could soon be entering the United States House of Representatives in the upcoming elections. While there are current Latinos preparing to take high positions within the political world, there…

Rosie Perez Fought Racism and 50 Million Movie Offers To Play a ‘Crack Ho’

Rosie Perez, the new co-host on “The View,” didn’t hold back in an interview on “Larry King Now” telling the veteran journalist that she was questioning the movie industry and calling people out for continuously being racist. “I started calling people on their stuff. I’d say ‘listen, things have to change. How come I keep…

EVA LONGORIA, A WOMAN ON TOP!

THE NETWORKS CAN’T GET ENOUGH OF EVA LONGORIA! Eva’s Production company, UnbeliEVAble Entertainment sells another show to ABC and is working on a Latino Folklore ‘American Horror Story’ type series for NBC and much more… Executive producer of “Devious Maids,” the multi-talented Eva Longoria and her UnbeliEVAble Entertainment production company just sold a new script…

Welcome Alexander Wang to H&M

Fashionistas are uber excited to welcome Alexander Wang to H&M. The collection hits 240 H&M stores and hm.com on Nov. 6 and selected pieces will also be available on alexanderwang.com. The collection is extremely sporty with the signature Wang swag. Here are some of my favorites.