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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 […]

FREE Latino shows @ Yerba Buena Gardens festivals // SF

FREE Latino shows @ Yerba Buena Gardens festivals // SF

Yerba Buena Gardens Festival FREE • OUTDOORS • FRESH Mission Street between 3rd & 4th Streets, San Francisco. Here’s next Latino show: The Bay Area’s Queen of Cuban music, Bobi Cespedes, brings her #salsa band to Jessie Square Thursday, 8/17/17. Come dance with us! Invite your friends to Bobi Céspedes, For photos of their past […]

[exhibit] MONTARlaBestia (“Riding the Beast”) @ UC Berkeley

[exhibit] MONTARlaBestia (“Riding the Beast”) @ UC Berkeley

The exhibit explores the experience of Central American migrants on their perilous journey through Mexico to the U.S. border Art Exhibition MONTARlaBestia (“Riding the Beast”) at UC Berkeley, with Support from The Mexican Museum Runs through September 29, 2017 MONTARlaBestia (“Riding the Beast”), art exhibition is on display at the Center for Latin American Studies […]

Yandel Joins Latin Trap Movement With Bad Bunny 'Explícale'

Yandel Joins Latin Trap Movement With Bad Bunny ‘Explícale’

EXCERPT: BILLBOARD Yandel has officially joined the Latin trap movement by releasing his new single “Explícale” with Bad Bunny, the new single of his forthcoming album #Update. Video: “Explícale” was dropped on Friday morning (Aug. 11) with a music video filmed last month in Miami, directed by Fernando Lugo. Yandel has also announced the pre-sale […]

San Jose Jazz Summer Fest 10

2017 San Jose Summer Fest

WOW! There’s 17 LATINO bands this weekend at San Jose’s SUMMER FEST. [times and stages below]. Enjoy the largest celebration of Latin Jazz on the West Coast at San Jose Jazz Summer Fest. Aug 11-13 in the heart of downtown San Jose. Salsa stage! Here’s a few examples: Angélique Kidjo’s Tribute to Salsa with Pedrito […]

Symbols of Resistance SF Premier

[film + discussion] HIstory of Chican@ Movement: Symbols of Resistance! SF Premier

Symbols of Resistance explores the history of the Chican@ Movement as it emerges in the 1970s with a focus on events in Colorado and Northern New Mexico. Join us on August 12th for Bay Area premier at Roxie theatre in SF for “Symbols of Resistance”.  #symbolsofresistance See Video!   About movie: It focuses on the […]

7th Annual Tequila & Mezcal Expo

7th Annual Tequila & Mezcal Expo // Alamedaa

Tickets will be available at Will Call starting at 3pm. Cash Only Sample from over 30 different Tequila & Mezcal brands La Penca Azul Mexican Restaurant Tequila & Mezcal Bar present. Saturday August 12th at 5pm @ La Penca Azul of Bay Farm in Alameda California.     $80 Ticket includes! Tequila & Mezcal tasting. […]

[exhibit] Here & There - Sam Rodriguez Mural Unveiling and Art Exhibit // San Jose 1

City of San Jose unveils latest Mural: Here & There – Sam Rodriguez Exhibit

Come celebrate City of San Jose with the unveiling of its latest mural! Additionally, we will be featuring a solo exhibit of Sam’s work within our gallery space! [Friday, Aug 11, 7pm] Here & There – Sam Rodriguez Mural Unveiling and Art Exhibit // San Jose. Likening the murals to journalism, Artist Sam Rodriquez says, […]

Mujeres Luz: A painting series by Talavera-Ballón

[exhibit] Mujeres Luz: A painting series by Talavera-Ballón // San Rafael

“Mujeres Luz” is a painting series by Talavera-Ballón dedicated to the women who feed migrants traveling on the freight train La Bestia, as it makes its way north. Mujeres Luz is inspired by the documentary “All of Me” (Llevate mis Amores). After watching the movie at the San Francisco Film Festival, Talavera-Ballón traveled to Veracruz, […]

Raiders Anthony Muñoz visits Oakland! Latino Youth NFL PLAY60 camp 1

Raiders + Anthony Muñoz visit Oakland! Latino Youth NFL PLAY60 camp

NFL’s year-round Hispanic outreach initiative offers youth opportunities to play and experience the game of football. OAKLAND RAIDERS and ANTHONY MUNOZ FOUNDATION TO HOST NFL PLAY 60 CHARACTER CAMP. Oakland Raiders in partnership with the NFL, have partnered with Hall of Fame offensive tackle Anthony Muñoz to host an NFL PLAY 60 Character Camp locally […]

El Salvador festivals in Bay Area 1

El Salvador festivals in Bay Area

The celebrations start this weekend! Who’s ready for great culture plus savory pupusas! Here’s the biggest El Salvador festivals in our Bay Area. El Salvador’s independence happens next month on September 15th. August   Dia del Salvadoreño // Oakland Festival Salvadoreño 2017 // Newark El Festival Gastronomico Salvadoreno   September   Festival Independencia Salvadorena 2017 […]

[video] La Santa Cecilia ‘Ingráta’ Featuring Mon Laferte

[video] La Santa Cecilia ‘Ingráta’ Featuring Mon Laferte

LA SANTA CECILIA Presents ‘Ingráta’ Featuring Mon Laferte In Anticipation Of Their Hollywood Concert On Sept 17th, it’s thei Latest Single & Video From La Santa Cecilia’s Acclaimed AMAR Y VIVIR’ Visual Album. Two Of Latin Music’s Strongest Young Female Voices (‘La Marisoul’ & Special Guest Mon Laferte) Flip The Perspective of Café Tacvba’s Classic […]