Sometimes one slips by us- but reading through the Miami Foundation website, http://miamifoundation.org/ , we were pleased to learn that longtime friend of ñ and guest on our first Miami Now podcast https://itunes.apple.com/us/podcast/miami-now-give-miami-day-miami-foundation-javier-alberto/id1175920746?i=1000377789405&mt=2 – Javier Soto was recently named Board Chair on the National Council of Foundations-and we wanted to share our excitement for hometown […]
Christine Champagne at Emmys.com has this great profile of the talented and forward thinking Lourdes Diaz – Univision’s president of Entertainment is setting it off right. Check out the beginning of the article below Lourdes Diaz hit the ground running when she joined Univision last November as president of entertainment. Actually, she says with a […]
On this episode of Miami Now: the spectacular Luis Bofill talks about his new album, a fantastic tribute to Cuban music legend Arsenio Rodriguez called Arsenio Essential. Hosted by Bill Teck, it’s a chance for Bill , who is a big fan of both Arsenio and Luis – to catch up with old pal Luis […]
Great story on Vivala by Vivala squad memeber, Cindy Diaz! “Selena Quintanilla is an incredible source of pride for many members of the Latinx community. She worked hard to achieve the American dream, which makes including her in celebrating an epic milestone like a graduation through #LatinxGradCaps — a movement started by Latina Rebels founder […]
Our girl Angie Martinez moderated this panel at the Billboard Latin Music Conference featuring Farruko, Bad Bunny & More http://www.billboard.com/articles/columns/latin/7775267/latin-trap-session-panel-billboard-latin-conference-2017-live-stream If you don’t know Trap Music yet – here’s your primer right here!
Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez, created this amazing new Super Hero who is one of nuestra gente – this is so cool 🙂 The Washington Post’s David Betancourt has the story – https://www.washingtonpost.com/news/comic-riffs/wp/2016/12/22/new-superhero-la-borinquena-shows-the-power-of-puerto-rican-pride/?utm_term=.9b054266f7fb Here is the La Boriqueña website! – http://laborinquena.somosarte.com
Spectacular Scribe Kat Bein is quickly becoming one of our fave new times writers, first the 305 Pokemon Go odyssey featuring toot snortin’ , hipster, chongita creatures, (that shit was genius right there) and now an ode to the things that make the booty bounce. It is an undeniable list. I put it’s veracity up […]
“I’m proud of my Mexican heritage,” Cejudo said. “But I’m an American. It’s the best country in the world. They call it the land of opportunity, and it is. Maybe if some other kid watches this, he can do the same.” Read the full story HERE.
Pokémon Go became a worldwide sensation literally overnight earlier this month. @Katsayskill came up with some Miami Pokemon , or Poke-Meng, like fast ‘lil coke head Bumpychu, everyone’s neighbor Chonganite and Wynwood zombie Hipmonchan. All this wonder courtesy of The Miami New Times. Gotta Catch ‘EM all… so Dale. READ THE FULL STORY HERE. Story […]