Rosie Rivera and sister Jenni
Jenni Rivera's Sister Names Daughter in Honor of Jenni – Sort Of
By Amaris Castillo | 07/31/2013 - 12:10

Jenni Rivera’s sister is honoring the late banda singer in one of the most meaningful ways possible – by naming her daughter a family nickname used often between the sisters.

According to Huffington Post Latino Voices, Rosie Rivera Flores has named her daughter Samantha, and explained the reason behind the choice in a YouTube video uploaded on July 29, 2013.


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Jenni Rivera's Sister Gives Birth in Her Car
By Amaris Castillo | 07/30/2013 - 10:56

Jenni Rivera’s sister Rosie Rivera Flores gave birth to her baby daughter in her car.

Yes, in an automotive vehicle.

According to NBC Latino, the sister of the late Mexican American banda singer took to Twitter after the birth of her daughter.


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Chrissie Fit at the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation event
EXCLUSIVE: Chrissie Fit Talks 'Teen Beach Movie,' Jenni Rivera, and Being a Latina in Hollywood
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/19/2013 - 14:14

Do you know Chrissie Fit? Well if you don't, you need to become acquainted this awesome actress right now!

The Cuban American beauty, who played Mercedes on General Hospital, is shifting gears and starring as Cheechee in Disney Channel's upcoming original movie, Teen Beach Movie.

Fit came by our offices to talk with us about Teen Beach Movie, being a Latina in Hollywood and working with Jenni Rivera.


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Jenni Rivera's Son Gets Tattoo of Mom's Face by Kat Von D
Jenni Rivera's Son Gets Tattoo of Mom's Face by Kat Von D
By Amaris Castillo | 07/19/2013 - 09:44

One of Jenni Rivera’s kids has inked himself in honor of the late banda singer. In an upcoming episode of I Love JenniMikey Rivera is shown getting a massive arm tattoo of his mother’s likeness. His mother, known as La Diva de la Banda, died tragically on December 9, 2012 from a plane crash.


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Happy Birthday, Jenni Rivera! TK Reasons She'll Live On
Happy Birthday, Jenni Rivera! 11 Reasons She'll Live On Forever
By Priscilla Rodriguez | 07/02/2013 - 15:35

Jenni Rivera was born on July 2, 1969. Today would have been her 44th birthday had she not passed away tragically on December 9, 2012. In honor of Jenni’s memory, we are counting down 11 reasons why her memory will love on forever:


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Jenni Rivera Piñatas Cause Controversy
By Amaris Castillo | 07/01/2013 - 15:22

There’s a ton of controversy surrounding piñatas fashioned after Jenni Rivera. According to Voxxi, papier-mâché figures sporting the late Mexican American singer have angered some fans, including some of her family members.

Roberto Martínez, the maker of the so-called “Diva piñatas,” spoke about his creations in an interview with Univision’s show El Gordo y la Flaca.


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Paulina Rubio Confirmed as X Factor Judge! 7 Other Latina Reality TV Judges
By Amaris Castillo | 05/21/2013 - 12:02

The X Factor will soon welcome Paulina Rubio as one if its judges! Simon Cowell is bringing on both the Mexican pop star and former Destiny’s Child singer Kelly Rowland to his judges table, FOX announced on Monday.


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La La Anthony and son Kiyan filming La La's Full Court Life
The 19 Best Mamis On TV!
By Amaris Castillo | 05/08/2013 - 15:43

Mother’s Day is this weekend, and before we celebrate with our own beloved mothers, we wanted to take time to shout out the mami’s on television.

Both real and fictional, these Latina mothers care deeply for their kids, which we love!


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Reese Witherspoon's Not Alone: 11 Latino Stars Who Have Been Arrested!
By Latina Staff | 04/22/2013 - 09:43

Reese Witherspoon is now famous for the tag line, “Do you know my name?” That’s what the actress asked a police officer when she was arrested on Friday night in Atlanta. She was charged with disorderly conduct and her husband, Jim Toth, was taken in for driving under the influence. The Oscar-winning star released a statement saying she was “deeply embarrassed” by her actions. Good call, Reese.


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Gina Rodriguez and Jenni Rivera at the premiere of I Love Jenni Season 2
‘Filly Brown’s’ Gina Rodriguez Remembers Jenni Rivera
By Jesus Trivino | 04/19/2013 - 15:50

Gina Rodriguez still misses Jenni Rivera—we all do. Fortunately, Rodriguez co-starred with JR in her first film role, Filly Brown, which hits theatres nationwide today. In the film, Rodriguez portrays the titular character, an aspiring L.A.-based rapper with a mother (Rivera) in jail and a father (Lou Diamond Phillips) struggling to make ends meet. Think 8 Mile with a Latina spin. Here the up-and-coming actress remembers her time with "La Diva de La Banda."


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