Jill Pankow

Inspiring Young Latina of the Week: Silvia Moya
Inspiring Young Latina of the Week: Jersey City High School Teacher Silvia Moya

High School social studies teacher Silvia Moya inspires dozens of students every day. Teaching is not only this Ecuadorean’s dream, but her passion! It is through her own dedication that she is able to motivate other young people to reach beyond what they ever thought possible to accomplish goals they never knew they had. It is because of Silvia’s hard work and unrelenting commitment to making a difference that she has been selected as our inspiring young Latina this week!


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Solo Stars
Oscars 2012 Trend: A-List Latinas Fly Solo on the Red Carpet

Who says you need a date to the biggest night in Hollywood? If you are an A-list Latina leading lady like Jennifer Lopez, Penelope Cruz or Cameron Diaz you sure don’t! These three exceptionally stunning women arrived on the Oscars red carpet without their leading men.

Cameron Diaz to Present at the Oscars


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Who is Aurora Guerrero and Why is She in a Commercial During the Oscars?
Who is Aurora Guerrero and Why is She in a Commercial During the Oscars?

Those of you watching the Oscars red carpet were lucky enough to steal a peek of the feature film directed and written by Mexican-American Aurora Guerrero. The movie, Mosquita y Mari, was filmed in Los Angeles’ Huntington Park and focuses on the lives of two high school Chicanos.


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FIRST LOOK: 7 Photos From 'Glee's' Winter Finale!
FIRST LOOK: 7 Photos From 'Glee's' Winter Finale!

The time has come for McKinley High School’s return to the regional competition in the February 21st winter finale of Glee. While Gleeks will surely be saddened they’ll have to break from their Tuesday night addiction, everyone is anticipating greatness, and some Glee–style drama, when New Directions goes head to head with the Dalton Academy Warblers to take home the trophy.


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Latino Sports Daily: Carmelo Anthony Credited With Jump-Starting Linsanity
Latino Sports Daily: Carmelo Anthony Credited With Jump-Starting Linsanity

-Though the New York Knicks 7 game winning streak came to an end last Friday against the New Orleans Hornets, it is doubtful that Linsanity will be completely over just yet. As the return of Knicks part-Puerto Rican Carmelo Anthony grows nearer with each game, it has been no secret that sports fans have a great deal of apprehension surrounding his coming back to the court.


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Introducing Nite Jewel
Introducing Nite Jewel

Nite Jewel is the moniker of talented Mexican-American singer and songwriter Ramona Gonzalez whose much-anticipated 2nd album is being released on March 6th. The California native began her musical career recording on her multi-track cassette while attending college, and the rest is history.


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Inspiring Young Latina of the Week: Amy Davila
Inspiring Young Latina of the Week: Amy Davila

Twenty-year-old Amy Davila has her eye on the prize. She consistently uses her rampant creativity to better herself and prop open the door for opportunity to come rushing her way. Her drive to continue to push herself toward greater things has encouraged others to pursue their dreams and is the reason we have chosen her to be our inspiring young Latina this week!

Inspiring Young Latina of the Week: Caitlin McGinnis


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Freddie Prinze Jr.'s New Role as a Stay at Home Dad
Freddie Prinze Jr. Loves Being a Stay at Home Dad

Part-Puerto Rican actor Freddie Prinze Jr. has gotten a new role since wife Sarah Michelle Gellar returned to work - stay at home dad. Now that Gellar is being kept busy on the set of her The CW hit Ringer, Prinze gets a turn at play dates with the couple’s 2-year-old daughter Charlotte.

Freddie Prinze Jr. & Sarah Michelle Gellar Welcome Baby Girl!


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The Voice Judges All Returning for Season 3
Christina Aguilera And 'The Voice' Judges Returning for Season 3

Vocal powerhouse Christina Aguilera and the boys of The Voice have all signed on to do a third season of the NBC talent show. Even though season two is only three episodes in, fans of the show (and there are many fans) are not surprised the hit is being renewed. The season premiere, which followed the Super Bowl, was the highest rated entertainment show in six years, and it is currently averaging the top ratings on television.


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Demi Lovato Not in Rehab
Sources Confirm Demi Lovato is Not in Rehab

Despite a whirlwind of rumors, it has been confirmed that part-Mexican Demi Lovato is not back in rehab. Talk that the singer/actress might have returned to a treatment center were goaded by Lovato’s absence at the Grammys and a tweet she sent to fans last week saying, “Away on a mind and body cleansing retreat!! This is exciting. Won’t be tweeting much this week but I love you my lovatics!”


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