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SANTAYE ENJOYING THE RIDE, THE SECOND TIME AROUND

Its the red carpet preceeding the latest edition of the “Premio Lo Nuestro” Awards. A young lady, dressed elegantly, was getting noticed and the attention she received was quite a contrast from her previous appearance at these same awards in 2012. Her name is Santaye and the latest point of reference for a career on…

5 Things You Might Know – Or Might Not Know About Dominicans

In honor of Dominican Republic’s day of independence from Haitian rule – in February 27, 1844 – here is a list of 5 things you might know, or don’t know about Dominicans. But before I get to the list of my people, just know that Dominicans in their own country, in the United States and…

5 Health Benefits of Detox

When detoxing is done right, detox has many great benefits that will help rev up (yes, like a car’s engine… vroom, vroom) your body by helping eliminate toxins from your blood, intestines, lungs, skin and lymph. And even though your lungs, skin, kidneys, intestines and especially your liver are already detoxifying your body 24 hours…

VIDEO OF THE 13TH ANNUAL LATINO TRENDSETTER AWARDS

LatinTRENDS dedicated to the concept of “redefining a star,” celebrated The 13th Annual Latino Trendsetter Awards full to capacity, and set New York City’s Symphony Space theater ablaze with a flawless parade of trendsetters, icons and inspirational leaders in the Latino community. The evening was co-hosted by fashion pioneering celebrity plus-size model and current LatinTRENDS…

Dominican Singer Hector Acosta, ‘El Torito’, Meets with Leaders at White House

Dominican born merengue singer Hector Acosta ‘El Torito’ is quit the busy bee lately. Recently Acosta participated in a political gathering at the White House along with other Dominican-American community leaders from across the nation, while also receiving an award and continuing to tour with his band in the United States. The lead singer of…

CHAPPIE STAR JOSE PABLO CANTILLO

By Eddie Olmo In Theaters March 6th! Jose Pablo Cantillo, aka Cesar Martinez from “The Walking Dead,” is now starring in the new release from Sony “Chappie.” Jose plays “Yankie,” a gang leader who teaches Chappie, the first robot with feelings, how to rebel against the existing government. Check out the March issue of LatinTRENDS…