By Tom Castaneda | 06/18/2013 - 18:34
Who knew that helping others could be so good for your health? According to a recent study from Carnegie Mellon, there’s a also found a direct correlation between volunteer work and decreased risk of high blood pressure, which is a major risk factor for heart attack and stroke. We’re ready to give more of our time to our community after hearing this enlightening news!
By Samantha Leal | 04/04/2013 - 12:00
We’re a beautiful bunch – and these young women definitely show that! We’re taking a look at our young celebrities 25 and younger who have that one thing that sets them apart and makes them, in a word, gorgeous! Take a look at the awards then let us know: who is your favorite young Latina beauty?
By Tom Castaneda | 03/11/2013 - 13:49
Talk about girl power! Some of Hollywood’s brightest young Latina starlets aren’t losing sight of what’s important… giving back. Despite their tremendous success and hectic schedules, celebrities like Selena Gomez, Victoria Justice and Bella Thorne still manage to make a difference by donating their time and energy to help make the world a better place. Here’s a look at 16 young Latina stars who lend their time to important causes.
By Samantha Leal | 11/15/2012 - 12:55
An analysis of poll data reveals that young Latinas were among the biggest supporters of Obama in the election, reports Fox News Latino. Both young Latinas and black women were largely representative in the voting group between the ages of 18 and 29.
By Amaris Castillo | 09/14/2011 - 11:15
Sigh, we knew this was bound to happen one day. Bella Thorne is singing about boys. The part-Cuban teenage star of Disney’s hit sitcom Shake It Up! has teamed up with one of her best friends, Pia Mia Perez, on “Bubblegum Boy”—a fun, upbeat song that has us bobbing our heads in the office. Yeah, we said it, this song doesn't only have appeal for the tween set (though the topic may be a little young).
By Grace Bastidas | 05/10/2011 - 11:00
The Girl Scouts have been around for nearly 100 years, so it only makes sense for its membership to reflect the population. That’s why the youth organization has turned its attention towards Latinas by creating a campaign to recruit girls from Spanish speaking households. We spoke to Monica Contreras, director of marketing and communications at Girl Scouts of Northeast Texas to find out about the initiative, and here’s what she had to say: