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All posts tagged "Latinas"

  • Social Issues
    Latino Family Protests 9/11 Museum

    On the morning of September 11th, 2001 a series of coordinated terrorist attacks took place involving planes that struck areas in Virginia at the Pentagon, a field located in Pennsylvania—where passengers of United Airlines Flight 93 were able to thwart the designated target—and in New York City which saw the fall of...

  • Celebrities
    Did Sofía Vergara Take It Too Far In Her Latest Interview?

    Sofía Vergara graced the May cover of Women’s Health & Fitness Magazine and in her interview she...

  • Social Issues
    Could Homeless Youth be on the rise in New York City?

    Let’s say that every day you exit the Port Authority Bus Terminal to make your way to work or to meet up with some friends, and on your way to your destination you notice the same young adult—let’s say around 16-years-old—sitting outside the AMC 25 theater located on Times Square. Every time...

  • Celebrities
    Edward James Olmos Talks About Jennifer Lopez’s Lack of Dedication To Latinos

    In a recent interview with Telemundo’s Suelta La Sopa, Edward James Olmos bashes his former “Selena” co-star,...

  • Celebrities
    Third Annual Mothers Day Walk

    If you’re looking for an alternative activity to do with your mom this weekend; this is a...

  • Entertainment
    Copa Cabana Afterwork Party

    Copa Cabana takes me back to my early college summers of traveling into New York City every...

  • Entertainment
    Introducing Latina Comedians “The Comedy Girls”

      If you haven’t already seen their comedy sketches you don’t know what you’re missing! The Puerto...

  • Social Issues
    Why do we celebrate Cinco de Mayo?

    To some Cinco de Mayo is the equivalent to St. Patrick’s Day, but much like St. Patrick’s Day the 5th of May is celebrated not only to kick back and have a few cervezas. So what is the meaning of Cinco de Mayo? Well, one of the biggest misconceptions about Cinco de...

  • Entertainment
    LatinTRENDS Movie Review: The Amazing Spider-Man 2

    The last time we got to see the web-slinger with a strong sense of humor, albeit annoying for his opponents, was back in 2012 in The Amazing Spider-Man. In the last film, we followed Peter Parker, an orphaned teenage boy, as he was bitten by a genetically-altered spider and changed forever when...

  • Celebrities
    Cuatro De Mayo with DJ Camilo, DJ Toro and Alex Sensation

    This year Cinco de Mayo lands on a Monday so many of us have been looking for...

  • Entertainment
    SOBs Presents Latin Grooves After Work Happy Hour

    5:00 PM doors / 8:00PM & 10:00PM show $15.00 in advance $15.00 FREE ADMISSION W/ DINNER RESERVATION...

  • Entertainment
    Bachelor and Bachelorette Date Auction

    Being single in this beautiful city we call home can be quite difficult. The fast pace lifestyle...

  • Events
    Spanish Guitar While you Wine and Dine

    As the weather’s warming up I find myself looking for things to do during the week. Living...

  • Entertainment
    Fashioning a Future

    If you’re a young professional looking to break into the business world or are looking to expand...

  • Entertainment
    Voces Grant Celebration

    Heineken rolled out the green carpet Thursday night at the Hotel on Rivington for the Voces Grant...

  • Entertainment
    Autism Awareness Event

    April is Autism Awareness month and Latin Quarters is hosting a party to support the cause.  ...

  • Celebrities
    Latino Star Alejandra Espinoza Surprised McDonald’s Customers with Free McCafé

        Alejandra Espinoza, one of the most renowned Univision hosts, who is currently working in “Nuestra Belleza Latina,” “Sábado Gigante” and “Gordo y Flaca” was recently found at a McDonald’s drive thru. Last Friday, Alejandra Espinoza surprised customers with a free McCafé at a Miami McDonald’s as part of the launch...

  • Entertainment
    LATINO STAR LESLIE GRACE IS NEW THE SPOKESPERSON FOR COLGATE® OPTIC WHITE®

      Colgate-Palmolive, the global leader in oral care, today announced a partnership with Latin GRAMMY® nominated singer-songwriter and former LatinTRENDS cover artist Leslie Grace. Best known by her fans around the world as “The Princess of Bachata”, Grace has become the new spokesperson and brand ambassador for Colgate® Optic White®, an innovative...

  • Celebrities
    VIDEO: Latina Star Cameron Diaz Is Into Women

    Cameron Diaz Is Into Women

  • Celebrities
    Latino Star Shakira Comeback Complete With New Album & More

      Shakira has not put out an album in five years. Its hard to believe as she focused on her personal life. A year ago she gave birth to a son with her partner, Spanish soccer star Gerard Pique. At 37, Shakira doesn’t look like she has been away a day as...

  • Entertainment
    “Bedtime stories” with Latino Celebrity Rosie Perez and Carole Radziwill

    What are celebrity book authors Rosie Perez and Carole Radziwill good at in bed? READING!   Hundreds...

  • Celebrities
    Julissa Bermudez: BET’s First Latino Star

      Born in the Dominican Republic, Julissa Bermudez is the new shining star for BET and Hispanics everywhere as the network’s first Latina host. As the youngest and only girl of four siblings, she has always striven for individuality and attention. She knew...

  • Celebrities
    Latino Celebrity Jennifer Lopez: The Comeback Plan

      Whenever one sits down with an interview with a woman known as “La Lopez” or-more infamously- “J-Lo,” one assumes that they are sitting down with a diva of epic proportions, one who rivals such unimonikered celebrities as Britney, Cher, and Madonna in...

  • iConomy
    Spanish Royalty Honors Queens College Student

      Receiving a fellowship to pursue graduate studies is rewarding recognition for any student. Having the chance to receive the award from royalty is an unusual honor; it’s one that Queens College clinical psychology PhD student Clara Vila-Castelar will enjoy this summer when she returns to her native Spain. During a ceremony...