2017

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CasaQ Ornaments + La Cruda: Hangover Kit

Hola! This is it people, crunch time! You need to get out to the malls or shop online now to get your gifts before Christmas If we get your order by Tuesday at 2:00pm PST you should get it by Christmas. East Coast is always iffy with snow storms but the rest of the country […]

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[video] #WeDreamAmerica by Locos por Juana and HHF

HHF & Locos por Juana Pay Tribute to Dreamers in America | #WeDreamAmerica HISPANIC HERITAGE FOUNDATION AND LOCOS POR JUANA PAY TRIBUTE TO AMERICA AND PUSH FOR CONGRESS TO PASS A CLEAN DREAM ACT THROUGH #WEDREAMAMERICA INCLUDING VIDEO OF NATIONAL ANTHEM Excerpt HHF   See video!    The Hispanic Heritage Foundation (HHF), GRAMMY-and-Latin-GRAMMY-Nominated Band Locos por […]

Mexican Holiday Treats

Mexico’s delicious Holiday Treats

Check out the following delicacies that are sure to remind your mom that she is back in her pueblo this holiday season. The following recipes are suggestions. If you have a preferred method in making the following sweets, please comment below. Excerpt LaPrensaSonoma ESPAÑOL Cuando se trata de celebrar las fiestas decembrinas, la comida es […]

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March for Sanctuary Cities // SF

The far-right is having a “March Against Sanctuary Cities” in San Francisco on the afternoon of December 16th. We are organizing a counter-protest with a march. We will organize to resist, stand up, and fight the system of racism that is currently happening since Trump became the president. Racism has been around this world for […]

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[videos] History of Posadas

Posadas are an important part of Mexican Christmas celebrations. They’re held in neighborhoods for 9 nights across Mexico, and also becoming popular in the United States. The word posada means “inn” or “shelter” in Spanish. This tradition re-enacts Mary and Joseph’s journey to Bethlehem, to be counted in the Census just prior to the birth […]

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[videos] Miraculous proofs of Virgin Mary Guadalupe’s shroud

Wow! These amazing videos of Our Lady of Guadalupe is full of beautiful facts! According to millions of Catholics worldwide, the Virgin Mary appeared to Juan Diego on four occasions on December 9-12, 1531, asking that he inform the ecclesiastical authorities of her desire to have a shrine built on the exact site where she […]

La Virgen de Guadalupe [HISTORY]

La Virgen de Guadalupe [Dec 12th HISTORY]

Every December 12, Catholics all over the world (especially in Latin America) celebrate the day of the Virgin of Guadalupe. But in Mexico this day is one of the most important holidays of the year! Our Lady of Guadalupe is the patron saint of Mexico. Here, she is known as “La Reina de Mexico” and […]

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[exhibit] Stories from Salinas

Salinas Youth Initiative exhibit celebrates East Salinas youth and programs Excerpt Californian A special exhibit of photography and art celebrating East Salinas youth and their stories opened Dec 5th at the California State University-Monterey Bay Salinas Center for Arts and Culture. The Salinas Youth Initiative developed the stories and provides funding for 14 local nonprofit […]

Navidad en Mexico // Hayward

Navidad en Mexico // Hayward

The Ballet Folklorico Mexicano de Carlos Moreno is celebrating 50 years of bay area folklorico history, tradition, culture and art . To commemorate this important anniversary the Ballet Folklorico would like to invite you to join us at this special event. BFM will showcase the dance company’s extensive repertoire with colorful costumes and dances from […]

Miss Latina Wine Country & Mr Wine Country Grand Finale // Sonoma 2

Miss Latina Wine Country & Mr Wine Country Grand Finale // Sonoma

3rd Annual Miss Latina Wine Country 2017 Grand Finale Scholarship Competition – Celebrating the Beauty & Strength of the Latina Woman in the Richness of California’s Wine Country to be held on Sunday, Dec. 10th from 52pm to 5 at Robledo Family Winery in Sonoma. Crystal Rangel founder and director of Crystal Diamante Entertainment (crystaldiamante.com) […]

Children's book gift! The Little Doctor/El doctorcito

Children’s book gift! The Little Doctor/El doctorcito

The Little Doctor/El doctorcito What happens to a boy as he sets off with his grandmother to serve as her language broker at her doctor’s appointment? Find out in the new children’s book, Little Doctor/El doctorcito, published by Piñata Books. A great Christmas gift for readers ages 4-8. Available where all books are sold. See […]

Cruzada Guadalupana de San Francisco

Cruzada Guadalupana de San Francisco // Virgin Mary Guadalupe Pilgrimage

“¿No estoy yo aquí que soy tu Madre?” Map, schedule, about, contact and event photos are posted below. Cruzada Guadalupana de San Francisco is a 12 mile walk from South SF to SF’s St. Mary cathedral. La proxima peregrinacion sera el 9 de Diciembre, 2017. Para mas informacion llamar al telefono 415 333 4868. Our […]