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Miss Puerto Rico Crowned Miss World 2016

Reports show that 38% of women change their hairstyles to feel more confident. And when you’re a contender for Miss World, you need...

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First Black Miss Brazil Crowned in Over 30 Years

Brazil has just crowned 21-year old model Raissa Santana as the new Miss Brazil. The news-worthy reason? Santana is only the second black...

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Latino/Hispanic Resource Guide 2016: Rochester’s Connection to the Spanish-Speaking Community

By Annette Ramos Executive Director, Rochester Latino Theatre Company   Rochester Latino Theatre Company: SomosRLTC.org RTLC is a...

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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

2016 HISPANIC HERITAGE COMMITTEE EVENTS   Art Link Gallery Tuesday, September 13ththrough Monday, October 24th. City Hall, 30 Church...

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Sports Corner: Greetings Friends! Delegation of young Dominican players visit Rochester

This summer the Alicea Baseball Foundation Academy collaborated with the National Baseball Games of Rochester (Los Juegos Nacionales del...

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Jazz Group Cabo Frio to Hold 37th Anniversary Concert in Rochester

By Staff   Jazz group Cabo Frio will celebrate its 37th anniversary with a performance in Rochester, Saturday, Oct. 22. The “Cabo...

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‘Saturday Night Live’ Adds First Latina Cast Member in Show History for Season 42

With 387 million native speakers, Spanish is the second-most spoken language in the world. Despite that, Spanish-speaking and Latino...

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Latina to Watch: Kari-Elyssa Ignacia Milagros Cepero

Sixteen-year-old Rochester resident Kari Cepero always loved to write. So, when she announced she wanted to write and publish her first...

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Sixteen-Year-Old Latina Publishes First Novel, “Dark Shadows”

By Staff   Sixteen-year-old Rochester resident Kari Cepero always loved to write. So, when she announced she wanted to write and...

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Mexican Music Legend Juan Gabriel Passes Away at 66

By Staff   Mexican music legend Juan Gabriel has passed away at the age of 66. Gabriel, who recently suffered from heath issues, died...