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PR Parade Committee with Stephanie Paredes and County Legislator Ernest Flagler.
Photo by:  Yara Olmo

First Latino Art Gallery and Wine Tasting of Rochester

Latino Art Exhibit and Award Ceremony that took place at the Frederick Douglas Resource Center yesterday.  Last year’s recipient of...

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New York Set to Raise Minimum Wage to $15 Per Hour

By Staff   A state wage board appointed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo recommended July 22 that the minimum wage for fast-food chain restaurant...

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Latino to Watch: Alfred Burgos

By Staff   Alfred Burgos defines himself as a community oriented individual with a great passion for advocating towards the...

2015 Scholarship Awardees

Ibero Awards Record Number of Student Scholarships

By Staff   Ibero American Action League Inc. recognized 61 high school seniors from the class of 2015 for their academic achievements...

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A Puerto Rican Folktale Presented at the MUCCC Theater

By Leticia Ferrer-Rivera (Arts and Culture Writer)   (Editor’s Note: Spanish version follows./Version en Español...

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A Surprise Flash Mob in Downtown Rochester

By Leticia Ferrer-Rivera (Arts and Culture Writer)   (Editor’s Note: Spanish version follows./Version en Espanol...

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Obama Announces Restoration of U.S. Diplomatic Ties with Cuba

By Staff   President Barack Obama has announced the U.S. will re-establish a diplomatic relationship with Cuba for the first time in...

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RHBA to Host Carlos Carballada and Ebony Miller for Business Lunch Series

By Staff   The Rochester Hispanic Business Association will host guest speakers Carlos Carballada and Ebony Miller, from the Center...

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Bomba Makes Its Appearance in Rochester for the First Time!

By Leticia Ferrer-Rivera   Note: Spanish version follows. An authentic Bomba group is coming in August to the Puerto Rican Festival...

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Univision Purchases Black News Site, The Root

By Staff   Univision Communications Inc. (UCI), the leading media company serving Hispanic America, has announced it has acquired The...