By Sugey Palomares | 03/18/2013 - 17:19
Sandra Vergara, 25, is the new star of Fuego Your Life, a new digital girls’ guide to everything from fashion and beauty to cooking and entertainment. The Colombian spitfire is known for serving up her unfiltered point-of-view and has cousin Sofia Vergara to use as a role model.
By Sugey Palomares | 01/23/2013 - 14:46
As our nation’s high school graduation rates continue to improve (with only a 3 percent dropout rate), Latino students are also graduating at higher rates compared to almost 5 years ago. According to a report by the National Center for Education Statistics, Hispanic high school students graduated at a rate of 71 percent, which is a 10 percent increase compared to rates in 2006.
By Sugey Palomares | 11/20/2012 - 15:24
Juan Agudelo has an art portfolio rich with hand drawn pieces of artwork that proves the value and strength and determination. The 20-year-old artist from Colombia was born without legs or arms, and has achieved exceptional skills despite his disability.
Born with an underdeveloped forearm and one finger, Juan started to create sketches at the age of six. Over the years, the LaGuardia Community College student has perfected his own technique for drawing still life and hopes to become an architect someday.
By Sugey Palomares | 05/04/2012 - 14:00
We are officially a day away from the non-holiday Cinco de Mayo! Here are some do's and don'ts to keep in mind for your celebration (c'mon, we know you'll be having a margarita... or three).
Don’t Hang Out With People Who Think Cinco de Mayo Stands For Mexican Independence Day
By Sugey Palomares | 04/30/2012 - 14:42
Latinos are tapping into their 401k plans more than ever before, reports USA Today. The report states that 40% of Latinos have taken hardship withdrawals or loans from their retirement fund.
By Latina Staff | 12/08/2008 - 17:26
Kids are what make the holidays the extra-special, warm and fuzzy occasion that they are. While we adults see all the merrymaking through jaded eyes, they're just thrilled to be unwrapping boxes with their new favorite things inside! Which is why our favorite part of the holiday season is choosing gifts for the little ones.
Start here for our roundup of presents for babies, toddlers, tweens and teens,
all with budding interests and personality traits of their own. Happy shopping!