Harlem Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito And Others Celebrate The Latino Community In NYC

Melissa-Mark-Viverito-IOU_7934Today Harlem Speaker Melissa Mark-Viverito, Council Members Carlos Menchaca and Julissa Ferreras-Copeland, and members of the Coalition for Latin American Consulates in New York (CLACNY),… Continue Reading →

Hollywood: 2016 Latinos de Hoy Awards Red Carpet At The Dolby Theatre (Photographs)

jaina-lee-ortizThe Los Angeles Times and Hoy’s 2016 Latinos de Hoy Awards took place last night Saturday, October 9, 2016, at the prestigious Dolby Theatre in Hollywood. Continue Reading →

Touro Students Awarded First Scholarships In New Program

Latino scholarship students1Three graduate students at the Touro College Graduate School of Social Work have been awarded scholarships from the Latino Social Work Coalition and Scholarship Fund. Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: The Latin Explosion New York City Premiere

New York Premiere of the HBO Documentary Film The Latin Explosion: A New America

Story and Photography by Udo Salters

On Tuesday, November 10th, 2015 HBO held the New York Premiere of the HBO Documentary Film The Latin Explosion: A New America Held at the Hudson Theater. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: 4th Annual Eva Longoria Foundation Dinner

EvaLangoria 1Friday, November 6th, in East Harlem style a dinner celebrating The Eva Longoria Foundation raised funds to support the Foundation’s mission to help Latinas build better futures for themselves and their families through education and entrepreneurship. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: O’Brien Kicks Off “I’m Latino” National Tour

Soledad_Photo1Award-winning journalist Soledad O’Brien today unveiled “I AM LATINO IN AMERICA,” a national tour of conversations that amplify the Latino voice on critical community issues.  Continue Reading →

Salters Scene: Rush Arts Foundation’s Art For Life

Dave Chappelle and Russell Simmons

Dave Chappelle and Russell Simmons

By Udo Salters

Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation’s 20th anniversary at the 2015 Art For Life benefit took place on Saturday, July 18th,, 2015. This year’s honorees were Dave Chappelle, Michaela and Simon de Pury, Ava DuVernay, and featured artist Wangechi Mutu. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: The Dominican Day Parade 2015


New York City’s largest Latino populations, the mayor, electeds, celebs and others came out in full force to celebrate the city’s annual Dominican Day Parade Sunday, August 9th, 2015. Continue Reading →

Kiki Melendez At The 2015 Dominican Film Festival Spring Soirée (video)

By Albert Trotman

Last month at the Vacca lounge in New York City, the Dominican Film Festival held it’s 2015 Spring Soirée. Continue Reading →