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Stefany Vega helps her friend Lucy Martínez adjust her outfit. Martínez is the Queen of the Pollera (the dress) in Panamá and she has represented Panamá the world over wearing it. (Photo by Mariana Romina Marcaletti/Voices of NY)

A ‘Happy People’ Celebrate a Shared History

Culture, Featured Posts, Latino, Traditions October 15, 2013 at 5:49 pm

The Hispanic Day Parade is an opportunity for young Latinos to learn about their roots and traditions.

Queens Latino lists events planned for this weekend to celebrate Andean culture in New York. (Photos by Javier Castano/Queens Latino)

Voices in Focus: Jews and Latinos Connect Politically and Culturally

Culture, Politics June 20, 2012 at 12:26 pm

In today’s rundown of stories from the ethnic and community media: The Jewish Daily Forward examines Jewish vs. Latino political clout, while the Jewish Star looks into Jewish eating disorders; The Irish Voice celebrates its 25th anniversary; and Queens Latino celebrates Andean culture in New York.