August 2017

Labor Day weekend events in Bay Area

Labor Day weekend events in Bay Area

Best ways to enjoy Summer’s last weekend in Bay Area! Labor Day, the first Monday in September, is a day to recognize the contributions of American workers to the U.S. economy. It is also meant to give workers a well-earned day off. Labor Day marks end of the summer season. It’s the last chance to […]

Hola Mexico Film Festival

Hola Mexico Film Festival

Who loves Mexican films! This weekend only, The Hola Mexico Film Festival is the largest festival of Mexican cinema outside Mexico! See the schedule below. The Hola Mexico Film Festival is the largest festival of Mexican cinema outside Mexico! TREINTONA, SOLTERA Y FANTASTICA Friday, September 1 at 7pm Inés is a columnist in her thirties […]

Mexico will help Texas' Hurrican Harvey!

Mexico will help Texas’ Hurrican Harvey

Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said TODAY the state is accepting Mexico’s offer to help get Texas back on its feet in the wake of Hurricane Harvey. “Yes – I have and we are,” said Abbott in Austin when asked by journalists whether he would accept assistance from Mexico. “We had a list of aid and […]

"DOLORES" film hits the Bay Area

“DOLORES” film hits the Bay Area!

Raising 11 children while wrestling with gender bias, union defeat and victory, and nearly dying after a San Francisco Police beating, Dolores Huerta bucks 1950s gender conventions to co-found the country’s first farmworkers union. See the film about Dolores Huerta. She is among the most important, yet least known, activists in American history. Win tickets […]

38th annual California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce // Rohnert Park 10

[photos/videos] California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce: 38th annual // Rohnert Park

Last week’s CA Hispanic Convention was amazing! Here’s our coverage with video + images of Winery opening reception! #Chcc #BuildingChcc The California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce presented its 38th annual statewide convention on Aug. 23–25 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Rohnert Park. [schedule below]. Celebrities included: Oscar de la Hoya, a former professional […]

34th Annual Napa County Hispanic Network Scholarship Gala

34th Annual Napa County Hispanic Network Scholarship Gala // American Canyon

September 8th 2017 is the 34th Annual Napa County Hispanic Network Scholarship Gala. Come and celebrate with current and future leaders of our communities at Chardonnay Golf Club as we honor 32 scholarship recipients from the Napa Valley. Recipients are first generation, low income and high achieving students of Napa Valley schools who have been […]

Dolores - Monterey Bay Film Premiere

Dolores Film Premiere [Monterey Bay]

The Watsonville Film Festival is proud to host a one-night only regional premiere of the documentary DOLORES, followed by a Q&A with speakers who have worked with Dolores Huerta building the movimiento. The evening will include a reception with live music featuring labor songs. This is a fundraiser for the Watsonville Film Festival. About movie: […]

Tequila & Taco Music Festival // Santa Cruz

Tequila & Taco Music Festival // Santa Cruz

Santa Cruz CA, August 26th & 27th 2017 Downtown Santa Cruz Saturday, August 26th, 2017 from 11:30am- 6:00pm Sunday, August 27th, 2017 from 11:30am- 6:00pm Tickets: Premiere Two Day Pass $60 Saturday Tequila Sampling $40, Saturday Tasting 11:30am-3:30pm Saturday General Admission $10 Sunday General Admission $10 Get your tickets HERE: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tequila-taco-music-festival-santa-cruz-august-26-27-tickets-34090791475     About 4th Annual Tequila & Taco […]

El Nuevo Circo de Cepillín // Richmond

El Nuevo Circo de Cepillín // Richmond

🎪GRAN DEBUT AGOSTO 17🎪 Hilltop Mall de Richmond, 2200 Hilltop Mall Road, 94806 FUNCIONES: Lunes a Viernes 7:30 | Sábados 4:30 y 7:30 | Domingo 2:00, 4:30 y 7:30 Tel: (702) 325-6713 Links El Nuevo Circo de Cepillín con Ricardo Gonzalez “CEPILLIN” Facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/Circocaballero Website: www.circohermanoscaballero.com   Coupon Presenta este cupón en taquilla y […]

Yess! Trump Supporter Loses Beauty Contest of Kat Von D 1

Yess! Trump Supporter Loses Beauty Contest of Kat Von D

When A Trump Supporter Won One Of Her Contests, Kat Von D Couldn’t Stay Silent “If you want to explain to my Mother who lives in Mexico why she should pay for a wall to be built, and why she should have to deal with the negativity that comes with such anti-Mexican statements as our […]

38th annual California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce // Rohnert Park 10

38th annual CA Hispanic Chambers of Commerce // Rohnert Park

Last week’s CA Hispanic Convention was amazing! Here’s our coverage with video + images of Winery opening reception! #Chcc #BuildingChcc The California Hispanic Chambers of Commerce presented its 38th annual statewide convention on Aug. 23–25 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Rohnert Park. [schedule below]. Celebrities included: Oscar de la Hoya, a former professional […]

ICE denies stay for Oakland nurse; couple deported Wednesday

ICE denies stay for Oakland nurse; couple deported Wednesday

An Oakland nurse and her husband were deported on Wednesday, after ICE denied a stay request from Senator Dianne Feinstein, who fought to keep the family together. Excerpt ABC7 Maria Mendoza-Sanchez and her husband Eusebio have held jobs, paid taxes, and stayed out of legal trouble for two decades. They have four children. But Sanchez […]