• A brief break

    Hello dear readers! We aren’t going to have calendar updates or post for the next few days because we’re on a holiday break. It’s not a long break — we will resume publishing next week. Have a great Fourth of July holiday! * * * NOTES: Image source: geralt / Pixabay

    A brief break
  • Latino Music & Dance Events in Houston, July 2015 edition

    There are many Latino Music and Dance events held in Houston, with different types of musical genres and entertainers. Here are a few for you to add to your list. Please check with the venue for information on tickets. Vive Chihuahua Fest featuring La Maquinaria Norteña on Sunday June 28, 2015 at 1 pm. This… [… more …]

    Latino Music & Dance Events in Houston, July 2015 edition
  • How Do College-Educated Latinos Fare On Personal Finance?

    Does having a college degree make money matters better? That’s not actually the case, according to a recent survey: Almost six-in-ten college-educated Hispanics surveyed in a new report find it hard to cover expenses and save for the future, according to a new report. The issue isn’t that we’re making less money (though I’m sure… [… more …]

    How Do College-Educated Latinos Fare On Personal Finance?
  • Are Americans Really Drinking Less Coffee?

    I consider coffee to be a daily requirement. When I don’t drink coffee my sleep patterns go wonky, I stop focusing and get less done. Coffee is something I drink regardless of weather or time of year. I’ve been known to order a cup of coffee to go with my salad. (That’s not weird.) Hi,… [… more …]

    Are Americans Really Drinking Less Coffee?
  • Audio Pick: L.A. Band Features World’s First Transgender Mariachi

    Today’s audio pick is “L.A. Band Features World’s First Trans Mariachi,” a story from award-winning Latino USA about the Mariachi Arcoiris de Los Ángeles, the first mariachi band (in mariachi history) with an openly transgender woman as a member. The mariachi musician in question, Natalia Melendez, and her director, Carlos Samaniego, both are featured in this story. Find… [… more …]

    Audio Pick: L.A. Band Features World’s First Transgender Mariachi
  • Houston Writers Guild Short Story Mystery Contest; Deadline is Friday, July 31, 2015

    Attention aspiring writers! The Houston Writers Guild is hosting a Short Story Mystery Contest that’s open to members and nonmembers alike. So, if you’ve ever wanted to write a whodunit (or already have), this may be the contest for you. (And, please, no “Maria killed him in the lavandería with a machete” or something equally… [… more …]

    Houston Writers Guild Short Story Mystery Contest; Deadline is Friday, July 31, 2015
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A brief break

Hello dear readers! We aren’t going to have calendar updates or post for the next few days because we’re on a holiday break. It’s not a long break — we will resume publishing next week. Have a great Fourth of July holiday! * * * NOTES: Image source: geralt / Pixabay

geralt / Pixabay

Latino Music & Dance Events in Houston, July 2015 edition

There are many Latino Music and Dance events held in Houston, with different types of musical genres and entertainers. Here are a few for you to add to your list. Please check with the venue for information on tickets. Vive Chihuahua Fest featuring La Maquinaria Norteña on Sunday June 28, 2015 at 1 pm. This […]

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How Do College-Educated Latinos Fare On Personal Finance?

Does having a college degree make money matters better? That’s not actually the case, according to a recent survey: Almost six-in-ten college-educated Hispanics surveyed in a new report find it hard to cover expenses and save for the future, according to a new report. The issue isn’t that we’re making less money (though I’m sure […]

Things To Do: Upcoming dates

Exhibit "Works on Paper" by Benito Huerta on view May 15-August 15, 2015

Exhibit "Sediment" from artist Paris Jomadiao on view June 5-July 10, 2015

Zumba at Discovery Green on Wednesday, July 1, 2015

HWNT Cafe Con Leche on Thursday, July 2, 2015

Inaugural Latin Jazz Jam Miller Outdoor Theatre on Thursday, July 2, 2015

Argentine Tango lesson at Discovery Green on Thursday, July 2, 2015

Southwest Airlines Freedom Over Texas on Saturday, July 4, 2015

A Star-Spangled Salute at Miller Outdoor Theatre on Saturday, July 4, 2015

Maná in concert at the Toyota Center on Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Zumba at Discovery Green on Wednesday, July 8, 2015

Free Movie Night -- Alamo Drafthouse's Rolling Roadshow at the Houston Public Library on Wednesday, July 8, 2015

NHPO & TBH Golf Tournament on Thursday, July 9, 2015

Argentine Tango lesson at Discovery Green on Thursday, July 9, 2015

Rubbish to Runway-Houston Fashion Show on Sunday, July 12, 2015

Colombian Fest International 2015 on Sunday, July 12, 2015

Zumba at Discovery Green on Wednesday, July 15, 2015

2015 USHCC Kick-off Reception on Wednesday, July 15, 2015

Cultured Cocktails with The Flamenco Poets Society on Thursday, July 16, 2015

Argentine Tango lesson at Discovery Green on Thursday, July 16, 2015

2015 Best Damn Food Truck Festival Ever on Saturday, July 18, 2015

Zumba at Discovery Green on Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Children's Hilltop Festival "Frida's Fiesta" on Wednesday, July 22, 2015

Maldita Vecindad in concert at House of Blues on Thursday, July 23, 2015

Argentine Tango lesson at Discovery Green on Thursday, July 23, 2015

Space City Comic Con on July 24 & 25, 2015

Zumba at Discovery Green on Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Enanitos Verdes in concert at House of Blues on Wednesday, July 29, 2015

Argentine Tango lesson at Discovery Green on Thursday, July 30, 2015

The Pancakes & Booze Art Show on Friday, July 31, 2015