Category: Arts & Culture, Featured News, Hot News, Latinas to Watch, Local News

From left to right: Arianee Ortiz, Cynthia Rochet, Dr. Telva Olivares & Dr. Jessica Guzmán-Rea. Photo credit:  Kelly Mullaney

Four Latinas to be Celebrated!  

By Raquel Serrano On November 19, Dr. Jessica Guzmán-Rea, Dr. Telva Olivares, Ms. Cynthia Rochet, and Miss Arianee Ortiz were celebrated...

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Celebrating 40 years of Borinquen Dance Company

By Edy Toribio Rosenfeld Borinquen Dance company celebrated 40th years Anniversary Gala at the Harro East Ballroom. Nydia Padilla Rodriguez...

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Keeping Your Car Safe on Rochester’s Streets

If you live in the city of Rochester, it’s important to keep your wits about you, not just to keep yourself safe but your car as...

Is Rochester a Safe Place for Women?

Women reading RochesterLaVoz should be wary of the dangers of this city. Crime rates have gone up significantly in the last few months,...

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How Will the New RRH Medical Center Support Your Community?

Americans get around one billion colds each year nationwide. While a cold is a very minor illness, this number still underscores the need...

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La obra Agua a Cucharadas, ganadora del premio Pulitzer, es una colaboración entre Brockport y Rochester Latino Theatre Company

Brockport, NY—Elliot, un veterano de la guerra de Irak, ha regresado a su hogar en Filadelfia con el deseo de reconectarse con sus...

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Universidades del área de Rochester organizan un evento para escuchar a la comunidad puertorriqueña

Staff report (English version available.) “Escuchando su voz: universidades del área de Rochester escuchan a la comunidad...

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La Agenda Latinx 2021 de Rochester abarca una visión más amplia de los temas que afectan a la comunidad latina

Marisol Galarza-Ruiz Marisol.galarza@rochesterlavoz.com (English version available.) El informe completo de la Agenda Latinx 2021 de...

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How Has COVID Effected Rochester Divorce Rates?

Divorce is a common occurrence across the nation, but since the beginning of the COVID pandemic, divorce rates in Rochester, New York have...

Panelists from the Culturally Responsive Teaching program, August 19 event at the Rochester Public Library – hosted by Parent Leadership Training Institute (PLTI). Photo from the PLTI Facebook page.

Culturally Response Teaching: Local Parent Leadership Group Encourages Difficult Conversations About Diversity

By Miguel Lopez MiguelLopez@minorityreporter.net (Spanish version available.) The Greater Rochester Parent Leadership Training Institute...