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KiNG of The Streets 2017 // SF 2

KiNG of The Streets // SF

  The San Francisco Lowrider Council presents KING of the STREETS 2017 Saturday, July 8.2017 Schedule 11am – THE CRUISE: Meet at the Silver Street Bridge to roll out at 11am be there by 10am *HOPPERS ONLY: please be at Fort Mason by 10am for registration and to park your trailers, and unload. *NO ALCOHOL […]

Martha Hernandez is the Bay Area Visionary behind madeBOS

Martha Hernandez is the Bay Area Visionary behind madeBOS

by Linda Castillo At the 2017 Silicon Valley Latino Leadership Summit, I had the opportunity to meet Martha Hernandez, who is disrupting the traditional career development processes at companies with her software platform, madeBOS.     “How can I support the applicant when they didn’t get the job. I wanted to figure out a way […]

Daddy Yankee Sings "Despacito" With Young Girl Battling Cancer

Daddy Yankee Sings “Despacito” With Young Girl Battling Cancer

Justin Bieber has vowed to never again perform “Despacito” live, but that’s okay! Andrea is stepping up to take the mic. While in Spain, Daddy Yankee visited a hospital in Madrid where he met Andrea. She is a young cancer patient who hasn’t let the disease affect her spirits…or her flow skills. Get it girl! […]

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3rd Annual Black & Brown Unity Film Festival // Oakland

This year’s festival is themed “TrapMedicine: Healing Through Cinema” and will focus on breaking the stigma of mental health in the Black and Brown Diaspora. Friday, July 7th from 6-9pm at The New Parkway Theater (474 24th St, Oakland, CA 94612). Organized by United Roots and Trap Medicine, and sponsored by the Akonadi Foundation,   […]

Frida Kahlo paint party @ Mexican Museum // San Francisco

Fiestas Fridas! Frida Kahlo Festival // Bay Area locations

FIESTAS FRIDAS SAN FRANCISCO, Frida Kahlo Festival 2017 It’s Frida’s 110th Birthday and the fifth year of Fiestas Fridas. We honor her life, art and love affair with San Francisco! See below for 3-week schedule. The festival began June 27th and continues until August. Updates: FIestasFridas.com or on Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/479984045679378/ Video:   Photos: Wow! […]

Oakland's Tertulia Coffee turns 1 year old

Oakland’s Tertulia Coffee turns 1 year old

Bay Area’s BEST CAFE + ART space is 100% Latino! Welcome to TERTULIA Excerpt Remezcla It’s a sleek modernist café and art gallery known as Tertulia Coffee and Sanchez Contemporary on Telegraph Avenue in Oakland. Like its techie neighbors across the street, Tertulia is continuing the trend of growth in the Uptown district of the […]

Wow! VOGUE magazine is featuring Latinas!

Wow! VOGUE magazine is featuring Latinas!

Latinas in Los Angeles Excerpt Vogue “Dramatic as fuck” is how Sailor Gonzales describes her style. Gonzales, 20, is a double major in fashion design and Chicano studies who works at a roller-skate shop in Long Beach, California, but grew up in the Wilmington section of Los Angeles. “I love the stuff my mom used […]

[Exhibit] Exist + Resist, 2016 Presidential Election! Gallery Opening @ MCCLA // SF

TRUMP IMPEACHMENT MARCH // SF

IF YOU CARE ABOUT OUR COUNTRY, WE MUST DO THIS! BASTA YA! WHY WE MARCH Time and again, Donald Trump has shown callous disregard for the law. His refusal to divest himself from his business empire, his corruption and self-dealing, and above all his brazen obstruction of justice are offenses that cannot be ignored. His […]

Salinas Taco & Music Festival 1

Salinas Taco & Music Festival

The Bay Area’s BEST TACO festival is this Sunday! If you volunteer, you get a VIP band for … TACOS! yummmm. Attention Taco & Music Lovers!! Last two days to save $5 and buy your tickets in advance, remember $15 at door the day of the event. Call Bianca at (831) 789-6612 to buy and […]

4th of July events in Bay Area

4th of July events for 2017 // Bay Area

Cities all over Bay Area have scheduled fireworks, parades, concerts and more to celebrate Independence Day All events are scheduled for July 4 unless otherwise noted. Here’s a rundown! ALAMEDA Mayor’s Fourth of July Parade: 10 a.m. Park Street and Lincoln Avenue. Featuring equestrians, dance troupes, floats, antique cars and a large variety of bands. […]

3rd Annual Black & Brown Unity Film Festival

3rd Annual Black & Brown Unity Film Festival // Oakland

Friday, July 7th from 6-9pm at The New Parkway Theater (474 24th St, Oakland, CA 94612) for the 3rd Annual Black & Brown Unity Film Festival. This year’s festival is themed “TrapMedicine: Healing Through Cinema” and will focus on breaking the stigma of mental health in the Black and Brown Diaspora. Organized by United Roots […]