Post Tagged with: "Peruvians"

The group of children of Peruvian parents and their marinera instructor at a recent rehearsal held at St. Peter’s Church in Port Chester. (Photo via Westchester Hispano)

Children of Peruvians Keep ‘Marinera’ Alive in Westchester

Culture, Metro Area, South American, Youth January 14, 2019 at 5:22 pm

A group of Peruvian-American children in Port Chester will participate in an international “marinera” dance contest in Peru, Westchester Hispano reports.

The 8th SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festival will be held August 25 and 26 at the Cradle of Aviation Museum on Charles Lindbergh Boulevard in Garden City, NY. (Photo from Cindy via Noticia Long Island)

Peruvian Food Festival Chef Promises More Than Ceviche

Food, Long Island, South American July 26, 2018 at 1:53 pm

Diego Sánchez, chef of the year at the 8th SUMAQ Peruvian Food Festival, to be celebrated in August in Garden City, vows to venture beyond traditional Peruvian fare, Noticia Long Island reports.

(Photo via Reporte Hispano)

US Peruvian Groups Form a Coalition in NJ

Metro Area, Social Services June 1, 2018 at 5:32 pm

Peruvian organizations in Paterson, New Jersey, joined to organize a national convention of institutions to better manage the help sent by Peruvians abroad, Reporte Hispano reports.

Cholo Organization (Photo via Reporte Hispano)

NJ Group Gives Scholarships to Peruvian Youths

Metro Area, Social Services, South American, Youth April 3, 2018 at 5:01 pm

At New Jersey-based nonprofit Cholo Organization, students raise funds to provide grants to low-income students of Peruvian descent, Reporte Hispano reports.

Brooklyn Professor Translates Peruvian Poet’s Work

Brooklyn Professor Translates Peruvian Poet’s Work

Brooklyn, Culture, South American October 2, 2017 at 5:04 pm

Kings County Politics writes about a Brooklyn professor who has translated the poems of a late Peruvian poet whose work reflects the time he spent in the NYC area.

(Photo via Reporte Hispano)

Peru’s Colonial Past and Street Culture at Newark Photo Exhibit

Culture, History, Metro Area, South American, Women May 30, 2017 at 12:35 pm

Ana de Orbegoso’s photo exhibit “Urban Virgins,” showing Peru’s conflicted colonial and indigenous heritage, will open on June 3 at the Newark Public Library, Reporte Hispano reports.

Meeting of Peruvian community leaders (Photo via Reporte Hispano)

NJ Peruvians Mobilize in Huge Numbers to Help Flood Victims

Metro Area, South American March 27, 2017 at 5:38 pm

The floods currently plaguing Peru, the country’s worst humanitarian tragedy in the last 20 years, have generated an enormous wave of solidarity in New Jersey’s Peruvian community, Reporte Hispano reports.

Celebrating Peruvian Independence Day in Paterson, New Jersey. (Photo by B.C. Lorio, Creative Commons license)

NJ Peruvians Will Vote at Red Bull Arena

Latino, Politics March 16, 2016 at 3:21 pm

With a large turnout expected, Peruvians in New Jersey will for the first time cast their vote for their country’s general election at Red Bull Arena, Reporte Hispano reports.

(Photo via Reporte Hispano)

NJ Youths Preserve Traditional Afro-Peruvian Dance

Culture, Metro Area, South American, Youth October 18, 2016 at 5:00 pm

Young Peruvian Americans in Paterson, New Jersey, are learning festejo, a traditional Afro-Peruvian dance, Reporte Hispano reports.

Xarles Thompson, chef at Pío Pío, in Manhattan Hell's Kitchen. (Photo by Mariela Lombard via El Diario)

Stir-Fry Expert Unveils Chifa Cuisine Secrets

East Asian, Food, New York, South American August 3, 2016 at 11:49 am

Chef Xarles Thomson tells El Diario/La Prensa how to prepare one of the classic dishes of Chifa (Peruvian-Chinese) cuisine.

Luis Miguel Castilla, ambassador to Peru in Washington (fifth from the left), attended the official launching of the Congressional Caucus on Peru. (Photo courtesy of Roberto Curitomai via El Diario)

U.S. Peruvians Create Caucus Seeking Political Power

Government, Metro Area, South American August 2, 2016 at 3:36 pm

A large New York delegation helped create earlier this month the Peruvian American Political Organization, the first Peruvian caucus in the U.S., to improve political representation, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

The El Diario float was featured in the New Jersey Peruvian parade. (Photo provided to El Diario)

Three NJ Cities Celebrate 30th Peruvian Parade

Culture, Metro Area, South American August 1, 2016 at 3:40 pm

In spite of the rain, three cities in New Jersey celebrated 195 years of Peruvian independence, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Harrison is linked to New York City through the PATH train. (Photo by Gerardo Romo via El Diario)

Peruvian Influx and Fútbol Passion Revives Harrison, NJ

Latino, Metro Area August 17, 2015 at 5:42 pm

The “beehive of industry,” as Harrison is known, has benefited from the Red Bull Arena, and the arrival of immigrants, mostly from Peru, El Diario reports.

Diversity on Display at the Hispanic Day Parade

Diversity on Display at the Hispanic Day Parade

Culture, Featured Posts, Latino, Manhattan October 14, 2014 at 12:55 pm

Participants and viewers came from many nations and communities to celebrate the 50th Hispanic Day Parade on Fifth Avenue on Oct. 12.

Members of the folklórico group Fanad del Peru with parade madrina, Antonia Delgado in middle (in gold dress). (Photo by Percy Luján via Queens Latino)

A Peruvian First: A Parade in Queens

Culture, Queens, South American June 24, 2014 at 12:42 pm

Along a nearly mile-long stretch on 37th Avenue, politicians, dancers, and singers showed off Peru’s culture, Queens Latino reports.