Ricky Martin at the 2007 Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York City
Celebs Show Pride at Past Puerto Rican Day Parades
By Sugey Palomares | 06/08/2012 - 15:00

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 that have showcased their Boricua pride at past parades. They makes us all say, que bonita bandera...


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Salma Hayek and Eduardo Casanova in As Luck Would Have It
5 Must-See Movies at the Tribeca Film Festival
By Jesus Trivino | 04/18/2012 - 17:26

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 Phifer and Gabourey Sidibe.


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Star Tracker: La La Anthony, Mariah Carey, Eva Longoria, and more!
Star Tracker: La La Anthony, Mariah Carey, Eva Longoria, and more!
By Amaris Castillo | 10/28/2011 - 12:30

Our cover girl La La Anthony shared some of her fave food spots recently with The Hollywood Reporter.


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10 Things Every Latina Needs to Know about Occupy Wall Street
10 Things Every Latina Should Know About Occupy Wall Street
By Viviana Hurtado | 10/19/2011 - 15:00

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?


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9/11 Heroes
Latinas in the Line of Fire on 9/11: A Look Back
By Latina Staff | 09/11/2011 - 10:00

In the December 2001 issue of Latina, we spoke to the seven extraordinary women who
acted with courage, compassion and hope to help others on 9/11. Here, we remember
those Latina heroes.


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Carmelo Anthony: "La La Has Nothing to do With Anything"
Carmelo Anthony: "La La Has Nothing to do With Anything"
By Lee Hernandez | 01/17/2011 - 15:40

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 Denver, and the superstar took the opportunity to set the record straight once and for all.


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Sonia Sotomayor Opens Exhibit on History of Latinos in New York City
Sonia Sotomayor Opens Exhibit on History of Latinos in New York City
By Javier Morgado | 09/17/2010 - 11:19

Hundreds gathered last night at El Museo del Barrio in East Harlem for a preview of the highly anticipated exhibit “Nueva York (1613-1945).”  Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor delivered the keynote remarks and was as much a draw as the expansive exhibit.  “This exhibit tells a story unknown to most people,” Sotomayor said. “Our history begins earlier than most people think.  [It] is finally told to appreciate the achievements of our forebearers."


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Table Talk: Macao
By Verky Arcos | 03/26/2010 - 16:00

Macao Trading Co.

311 Church Street
New York, NY 10013-2491
(212) 431-8642


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Table Talk: Pasita
By Verky Arcos | 02/15/2010 - 11:00

Pasita
47 8th Ave
New York, NY 10014
(212) 255-3900

I cannot believe this cute Venezuelan bistro has been around for three years and I’ve been missing out! I’ve noticed Pasita before, but given the location between Greenwich Village and the Meat Packing District, I was always passing it while searching out the newest hot spot restaurant, which inevitably cost me an arm and a leg.


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Table Talk: Sazon
By Verky Arcos | 05/19/2009 - 16:45

Finally! A Latin restaurant (and no, not Mexican) on the NYC streets of the hip 'hood of Tribeca. After having 3 years of success serving upscale traditional Puerto Rican criollo food on the Upper East Side at Sofrito, owner JR opened a sister restaurant in an area that has almost everything except some Sazon.


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