Category: Arts & Culture, City, Local News

City Reopens Youth, Family Recreation Options Under COVID-19 Guidelines

Staff reports The city’s summer recreation program will get back on track starting July 6 and follow COVID-19 reopening guidelines. The...

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Puerto Rican Festival Suspended Because of COVID-19

Staff reports Note: See article in Spanish below (Artículo en español abajo) The Puerto Rican Festival, scheduled for Aug. 13-15, will...

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Survey Asks: How Would You Like to See Latino Culture Celebrated?

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net Having just celebrated its 50th year, the Puerto Rican Festival Inc. is drafting a strategic...

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Artistic Director, City Officials Celebrate Grand Opening of “Avenue Black Box Theatre” on Joseph Ave.

By Staff –   (Spanish Version Follows/Versión en español adjunta) - Theatre Artistic Director Reenah Golden has recently...

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Goya Foods Gives $75,000 and 2,800 Pounds of Food to Lehman Center for Performing Arts

The largest Hispanic owned food company in the United States, Goya Foods, awarded a large check in support of the Latino Concert Series at...

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Parcel 5 Project Evolves to Include New Entertainment Complex

By Staff – Mayor Lovely Warren has announced that plans to develop a new 3,000-seat performing arts center in the Parcel 5 location...

Guillermo del Toro became the third Mexican director to win best director.

Oscar Night Hispanic Spotlight Can’t Hide the Academy’s Glaring Whiteness

  Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that this past Sunday was Oscar night. The annual red carpet event, during...

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Ilia Calderon ‘Quietly Making History’ As First Afro-Latina Anchor For Major U.S. Broadcast Network

Ilia Calderon became the first Afro-Latina weekday evening news anchor for a major U.S. broadcast network back in December, and according...

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Seneca Park Zoo to Offer “Free Youth February”

By Staff –   Monroe County will again offer Free Youth February, a new program at the Seneca Park Zoo. The special admission...

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Auditions Now Open for Fourth Annual “Listen to Your Mother” Show

By Staff- Auditions are currently open for the fourth annual “Listen to Your Mother” show, which local organizers hold each...