Saturday - Apr 20, 2019


  • Salma Hayek flying high with film company

    by Tracie Morales

    Salma HayekSalma Hayek


    Academy Award nominee Salma Hayek will head Ventanazul, a film company devoted to bringing Latino-themed works to the screen. She will partner with Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc., and serve as the company’s president and CEO.

  • Berkeley Public Library honors César Chávez legacy

    ­by Desirée Aquino

    Beginning March 21, the Berkeley Public Library will host a poster exhibition related to the Commemorative Period each year that honors the legacy of César Chavez. The display is in the flat display cases on the second floor of the Central Library at 2090 Kittredge St. at Shattuck in downtown. The exhibit runs to April 23.

  • Thalía to host her own show

    por Tracie Morales

    La cantante y actriz mexicana Thalía.La cantante y actriz mexicana Thalía. (PHOTO BY PICARENA)


  • Thalía to host her own show

    by Tracie Morales

    Mexican singer and actress Thalia. (PHOTO BY PICARENA)Mexican singer and actress Thalia. (PHOTO BY PICARENA)


  • Website launched in honor of César Chávez

    by Beth Pinio Sam Ruíz  (baseball cap), executive director del Mission Neighborhood Centers, celebrates with other children contestants, the crowning of the junior king and queen for Carvanaval 2006. (photo by john n. Lee) A collection of Latin musicians will perform at Café de la Paz in Berkeley to ben­efit “the Children of Chaguitillo” Nicaragua.

  • Home ownership workshop in Hunter’s Point

    by Desiree Aquino

    Lennar/BVHP and the San Francisco Redevelopment Agency are sponsoring a homeowner opportunity workshop in Hunters Point. Holders of a San Francisco Redevelopment Agency Residential Certificate of Preference have top priority in the sale of the new homes at Hunters Point Shipyard.

    The Market Rate & Limited Equity Presentation is Wednesday, January 24 from 6-8 p.m. at the Lennar/BVHP Trailer in Hunters Point Shipyard. Refreshments will be served. RSVP for the workshop by calling 415-822-4847 x201.