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Eddie Palmieri told anecdotes between songs. (Photo by Jesús García via El Diario)

Eddie Palmieri Brings Flavor to Majestic El Teatro Reopening

Culture, Manhattan February 25, 2019 at 5:30 pm

With a lively show, salsa legend Eddie Palmieri reopened the refurbished theater at El Museo del Barrio after a thorough $5 million renovation, El Diario La Prensa reports.

While the mayoral primaries took top billing in the media, plenty of City Council races, and a district attorney one, also garnered the attention of the ethnic and community media. (Photo by Maite Junco/Voices of NY)

In 2018, Latinos Worry Less about Terrorism and More about Immigration

Elections 2018, Latino, Seniors October 3, 2018 at 5:49 pm

Two years into the Trump administration, Latinos’ worries heading into the next election have changed compared to 2016, as immigration issues are now near the forefront, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Curator Carmen Ramos explains a portion of the exhibit, which features 10 Latino artists. (Photo by Jesús García via El Diario)

El Museo del Barrio Reopens with a Message on Latinx Power

Culture, Latino, Manhattan September 17, 2018 at 2:08 pm

Approaching its 50th anniversary and after a year closed for renovations, El Museo del Barrio reopens with a Liliana Porter retrospective and a photo exhibit, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Patrick Charpenel leads El Museo del Barrio’s renovation and new path. (Photo by Jesús García via El Diario)

El Museo del Barrio Reinvents Itself

Culture, Latino, Manhattan March 22, 2018 at 5:31 pm

In an interview with El Diario/La Prensa, Patrick Charpenel, the new director of El Museo del Barrio, which will turn 50 next year, lays out his ambitious plans.

At NYU, from left to right, Julio Bedoya, Paola Ángel, Ramiro Sandoval, Laura Zarta and Carlos Salamanca. (Photo by Javier Castaño via Queens Latino)

New York Colombians Debate Fate of Peace Process

Manhattan, South American November 15, 2016 at 5:55 pm

The New York movement in favor of the Colombia peace process analyzed its defeat in the past referendum during an emotional NYU panel, Queens Latino reports.

The "Little Lourdes" grotto in the Williamsbridge section of The Bronx.

Faithful Ask for Healing at Bronx’s ‘Little Lourdes’

Bronx, In the News, Religion, Western European August 21, 2013 at 4:47 pm

“It’s only just water, but when you have faith anything can happen,” says Liliane Bernadel, 79, during her visit to the “Little Lourdes” grotto in the Williamsbridge section of the Bronx, reports French Morning.

(Official White House Photo by Pete Souza)

Muted Hope After Obama’s Immigration Speech

Featured Posts, Immigration, Latino, Politics February 1, 2013 at 11:42 am

Reactions from Colorlines, Gay City News, Irish Central, The Epoch Times, Diario de México and Amsterdam News indicate that while immigrants and advocate groups are glad the issue is finally reaching the table, there remains a long way to go.

"In The Heights" creator Lin-Manuel Miranda. (Photo via Manhattan Times)

‘In the Heights’ Headed to the Heights

Culture, In the News, Latino, Manhattan December 19, 2012 at 3:35 pm

The Tony Award-winning musical “In the Heights,” which had a successful run on Broadway from 2008 to 2011, will reunite on stage for a one-night only concert in the Uptown neighborhood that gave the show its name, Owen Panettieri reports in Manhattan Times.

(Photo via EDLP)

Frustrated Soccer and Cricket Players Ousted By U.S Open

Health, Queens August 21, 2012 at 5:33 pm

Latino soccer players are depressed by the decision of the New York City Parks Department that people cannot use Flushing Meadows Corona Park during the US open 2012, El Diario La Prensa reported.

Typical betting scene in East Fordham Road at weekends. (Photo by Zaira Cortes/EDLP)

Street Scammers Target Latino Workers

Crime, Latino August 3, 2012 at 6:19 pm

The quick-handed and quick-witted scam artists who ply their trade on East Fordham Road in the Bronx often target Latino immigrants hoping to make a few extra bucks on their way home from work, reported El Diario La Prensa.

From Cinco de Mayo’s Little-Known History to Its Celebrated Food (and Drink)

From Cinco de Mayo’s Little-Known History to Its Celebrated Food (and Drink)

History, Latino, Mexican May 3, 2012 at 7:08 pm

With Mexicans making up 10.3 percent of the U.S. population, Cinco de Mayo has become an American celebration. But many gringos seem to mistakenly think that Cinco de Mayo is Mexico’s Independence Day — or an homage to the blessed margarita cocktail. Here’s what it’s really about.