Monday - Jun 24, 2019

News

  • Ugly Betty and Babel shine at ALMA Awards

    by Salome Eguizabal

    NCLR Alma Awards: The 2007 National Council of La Raza’s Alma Awards aired on June 5 on ABC. The night’s big winners were ABC’s television series Ugly Betty and the motion picture Babel each taking home four awards.

  • What a big party the NCLR ALMA Awards

    by Tracie Morales

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    PARTYTIME: Latinos are known for throwing great fi estas. The 2007 NCLR ALMA AWARDS, airing June 5 on ABC, is no exception. Actress Eva Longoria heats up the hottest night on television as host of the event honoring Hispanics in music, movies and TV.

  • Mezclando medios, inspirando cultura

    por Elisabeth Pinio

    Mariela Agudelo se encontraba en la Galería 25 el 10 de mayo, rodeada de ventanas que mostraban la boyante actividad de la  calle 25. Se reía de colocar un letrero de “Hámsters en venta” en la ventana, como si ella misma estuviera en exhibición. En tan sólo su segunda exposición, ella confiaba en su arte, tan  modesto como discreto.

  • Mixing media, inspiring culture

    by Elisabeth Pinio

    Mariela Agudelo was seated on the floor of Gallerie 25 on May 10, surrounded by windows that exposed the bustling activity on 25th Street. She joked about posting a “Hamsters for Sale” sign in the window, as she felt as though she were on display. At only her second exhibition, she was confident about her art, yet humble and unassuming.

  • Mentors that Matter exhibition at SFPL

    ­by Elisabeth Pinio

    The San Francisco Public Library will showcase a Mentors That Matter exhibition at the Main Library June 2 through August 2, 2006. This is a national project that provides youth from four United States cities the opportunity to honor adults who have made an impact in their lives, outside of home and school.

    Sponsored by MetLife Foundation, Mentors That Matter is an initiative of What Kids Can Do, Inc., a national nonprofit organization who gives a voice to our youth.

  • Singer celebrates birthday and record release

    by Elisabeth Pinio Heather Lauren singing with Grupo Puro Bandido, while conga player Rafael Ramírez looks on during a Latin Rock Festival at Brava Theater in 2005. Heather Lauren hosts a party to celebrate not only her birthday, but the release of her first record. She performed with upright bassist Dan Feiszli, and pianist Adam