Ryan Lochte at Swim for Relief
EXCLUSIVE: Ryan Lochte Talks Cuban Heritage & Hurricane Sandy Relief
By Cristina Arreola | 10/09/2013 - 11:59

Behind those rock hard abs, killer biceps, and baby blue eyes is one lovable cubano swimmer! 

Eleven-time Olympic medalist Ryan Lochte stopped by New York City for the AmeriCares Swim For Relief event. The Latino hopped in the water to support fellow athlete, Diana Nyad, who swam for 48 hours straight at a pool in Herald Square to benefit victims of Hurricane Sandy. 


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Is There a Hurricane Sandy Baby Boom?
Is There a Hurricane Sandy Baby Boom?
By Sugey Palomares | 05/29/2013 - 10:05

Many New York City hospitals anticipated a 10 to 30 percent increase in baby births due to Hurricane Sandy rocking the Tri-State area last October. The assumption is that once the electricity went out, the lack of television and lights got couples ‘in the mood.’ Of course, walking to the corner store or bodega for a box of condoms was out of the question.


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Julietta Lopez
Inspiring Latina of the Week: Constituent Liaison Julietta Lopez
By Kamren Curiel | 02/05/2013 - 12:11

While most college grads are still scrambling to find a job, 22-year-old Queens native Julietta Lopez is working full-time for New York Senator Charles Schumer—and pursuing her Master's! The Colombian American go-getter started interning for the Senator during her senior year at Marymount Manhattan College and when she graduated last spring with a double major in International Studies and Political Science, landed a position as constituent liaison.


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Iliana
Inspiring Latina of the Week: Actress & Philanthropist, Iliana Guibert McGinnis
By Laura Elizabeth Hernandez | 11/20/2012 - 13:28

Iliana Guibert McGinnis is an actress and philanthropist. When she's not on stage, shooting a commercial, or working on an independent film project -- she dedicates her time and energy to giving back to her community.


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Juan Luis Guerra and Juanes
Juan Luis Guerra and Juanes to Give Sandy Relief Concert in New York
By Jill Pankow | 11/13/2012 - 14:30

Come the end of the month, Brooklyn’s new Barclays Center will be heating up, and all for a great cause.

Musicians Juan Luis Guerra and Juanes will play together on one stage in an effort to help the victims of hurricane Sandy not only in spirit, but in finances as well. The much anticipated concert to be held on Saturday November 24, 2012, has promised to donate 100% of the money it raises to the American Red Cross.


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Christina Aguilera at the 2012 ALMA Awards
Christina Aguilera to Perform in Hurricane Sandy TV Special
By Samantha Leal | 11/02/2012 - 11:03

Christina Aguilera is using her pipes for good! 


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Early Voting in Florida
Could the Election be Postponed Because of Sandy?
By Samantha Leal | 10/31/2012 - 09:20

In the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, millions are without power and even more are dealing with the general devestation of the superstorm. Many on the East Coast are starting to wonder, among many other things, will voting areas be ready by election time on Tuesday? 


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Rosario Dawson at the National Train Day
Latino Stars React to Hurricane Sandy and Tweet Support
By Sugey Palomares | 10/30/2012 - 12:00

With the Northeast currently recovering from Hurricane Sandy, Latino celebrities everywhere have taken to their social media pages to express their support and prayers for millions affected by the storm. Show your support and reactions by tweeting @Latina.


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