Posts Tagged as "Latinas"

Latinx Voters can be the “Unstoppable Giant”

Nov. 1, 2016 / By
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I didn't vote in 2012. But this year, it's different.

Op-Ed: How To Be A Proud #SadGirl On Any Valentine’s Day

Feb. 17, 2016 / By
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Hailing from Latina and Chicana culture, "sad girls" are young, tough women who are claiming themselves on social media.

PODCAST: What You Can Expect At MOLAA’s Dia De Los Muertos Party

Oct. 27, 2015 / By
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This year, MOLAA will be hosting a very special tribute titled “Fotos y Recuerdos," celebrating the memory and music of none other than the queen of Tejano music, Selena Quintanilla.

Here’s A Playlist To Get You Ready For The Puerto Rican Festival

Jun. 11, 2015 / By
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This Sunday, June 14, Long Beach’s very own Rainbow Lagoon Park will host the 20th annual Puerto Rican Festival.

Latina Conference Focuses On Leadership & Education

May. 7, 2015 / By
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Many women at the conference voiced their struggles as working mothers and their fears about going back to school or starting their own businesses.

Holistic Healer Shares Her Top DIY Remedies

Feb. 4, 2015 / By
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Panquetzani’s holistic healing work encompasses western herbalism and modern-day wellness approaches. Her practices consist of implementing low-cost, low-technology healing approaches that anyone can do in the comfort of their home.

Latina Women’s Conference is a First; Women Seek Healing, Empowerment

Apr. 7, 2014 / By
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More than 300 persons attended the very first Latina Women’s Conference in Long Beach last Saturday...

Celebrating Latin American Culture in Central LB

Jul. 19, 2013 / By
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[Ed. Note: Last Sunday, residents in Central Long Beach came together to hold “La Gran Tardeada” for the first time...

For Latinas, a Guide to Success at Work

Jun. 19, 2013 / By
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New America Media, Question & Answer, Valeria Fernández

Editor’s Note: Rose Castillo Guilbault, celebrated author of the memoir, “Farmworker’s Daughter: Growing Up Mexican in America,” has just released a new work with co-author Louis E.V...

Celebrating Dia de La Madre in Long Beach

May. 9, 2013 / By
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For Mother’s Day this year, VoiceWaves honors three local Latina mothers and asked them to share their stories of motherhood...

Latinas — The Main Victims of Cervical Cancer in California

Jan. 13, 2012 / By
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New America Media, News Feature, Maria Luisa Arredondo, Posted: Jan 12, 2012

For more than six years, Lilia Fuentes did not get a Pap test...