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By Amaris Castillo | 05/15/2013 - 16:31 | 0 Comments
Bodega. Colmado. Latin market. Whatever your preferred term is, I'm sure you have probably frequented a Latin grocery store at some point in your life.
For as long as I can remember, my father Freddy Castillo has worked in a bodega (and he currently owns one). As a young girl, I loved hanging out in them with my younger brother;...
By Latina Staff | 09/11/2012 - 10:00 | 0 Comments
Eleven years after the tragic attacks, we are honoring Latina heroes who gave their all to help victims of 9/11. In the December 2001 issue of Latina, we spoke to seven extraordinary women who acted with courage, compassion, and hoped to help others on that historical day. We will never forget.
By Sugey Palomares | 06/08/2012 - 15:00 | 0 Comments
Known as the largest parade in New York City, the Puerto Rican Day Parade attracts over two million spectators a year and transforms the city streets into an epicenter of island pride. Colorful flags will adorn Fifth Avenue and 44th Street all the way up until 79th Street this Sunday, June 10th. We are celebrating by taking a look at our favorite celebs...
By Jesus Trivino | 04/18/2012 - 17:26 | 0 Comments
The NYC Tribeca Film Festival kicks off its 11th year tonight. The revered festival, co-founded by Robert De Niro, will run from through April 29. Latina favorite Rosario Dawson will serve as judge in the TAA Creative Promise Award—Narrative category along with Cuba Gooding, Jr., Mekhi...
By Amaris Castillo | 10/28/2011 - 12:30 | 0 Comments
By Viviana Hurtado | 10/19/2011 - 15:00 | 0 Comments
We're sure you've heard of the Occupy Wall Street movement that began almost 2 months ago in downtown Manhattan and has since spread nationally, and in some cases even globally. We just found out that some citizens down in Puerto Rico got in on the act, which got us thinking: What do we really know about this protest?
By Lee Hernandez | 01/17/2011 - 16:40 | 1 Comment
NBA All-Star, Carmelo Anthony is tired of hearing that his wife, La La Vazquez is to blame for his decision to leave the Denver Nuggets.
While talking to the media following his 28-point game against the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday night, Anthony was asked if La La has been persuading him to leave...
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