Seitu’s World: The Women In Business Luncheon For Exceptional Hispanic Women

By Seitu Oronde

On Thursday, March 28th, 2019, the Women in Business Luncheon to salute and honor the commitment of exceptional Hispanic women from Harlem to Hollis at The Bateaux New York, Chelsea Pier 62, NY, NY. Continue Reading →

Julia De Burgos Center Welcomes New Era of Increased Impact & Engagement In Harlem

Upon entering the Julia de Burgos Performance and Arts Center [JdBPAC] a quote from the late, esteemed Puerto Rican Poet whom the center is named after adorns the wall. Continue Reading →

The Villalobos Brothers, The First Mexican Band To Play At Harlem’s Apollo Theater (Video)

The Villalobos Brothers are Ernestos, Alberto and Luis Villalobos, lead vocals and violin; Humberto Flores, backup vocals and guitar; Rosa Avila, drums; and Leo Sherman, bass were the first Mexican band to play on October 23rd 2013 at the Apollo Theater in Harlem. Continue Reading →

General Daniel Edgar Sickles Harlem Civil War Organizer 1819 – 1914

daniel_edgar_sicklesDaniel Edgar Sickles, October 20, 1819 – May 3, 1914, was an American politician, soldier, and diplomat. Sickles spent allot of time in Harlem, visiting his brother John Sickles who lived on “123rd Street, Northside just west of Second Avenue,” giving speeches and organizing during the Civil War in Harlem, New York. Continue Reading →

Watch Hispanic Heritage Awards Acceptance Speeches With Sonia Sotomayor And Other Awardees

sonia_sotomayor_in_scotus_robe1The 29th annual Hispanic Heritage Awards presented by Target, will be broadcast nationally across PBS affiliates this coming weekend on PBS affiliates celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month.  Continue Reading →

HWPick: The 29th Annual Hispanic Heritage Awards In DC

Hispanic Heritage AwardsThe Hispanic Heritage Foundation (HHF) announced today the 29th annual Hispanic Heritage Awards will be broadcast nationally Friday, September 30, 2016, 10:00-11:00 p.m. ET on PBS during Hispanic Heritage Month.  Continue Reading →