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Colors in the Hue of Mexico Exhibit & Día San José Event

The Day of the Dead celebrations have started in San Jose. Tonight at the City Hall Rotunda the “Colors in the Hue of Mexico” Exhibit highlighted over 40 local artists. The celebration will continue this Saturday, October 25, 2014 at the 5th Día de Los Muertos Festival with music, food, local artists and vendors, Lucha Libre Wrestling, MLE Taco Eating Contest, and more.

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Tamara Alvarado-Empowering the Local Community through Cultura

Modern Latina caught up with Tamara Alvarado to talk about her work at the School of Arts and Culture at the Mexican Heritage Plaza.

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Colors in the Hue of Mexico Exhibit & Día San José Event

The Day of the Dead celebrations have started in San Jose. Tonight at the City Hall Rotunda the “Colors in the Hue of Mexico” Exhibit highlighted over 40 local artists. The celebration will continue this Saturday, October 25, 2014 at the 5th Día de Los Muertos Festival with music, food, local artists and vendors, Lucha Libre Wrestling, MLE Taco Eating Contest, and more.

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Breast Cancer Awareness Month: Shopping for a Cause

Shopping for a cause during Breast Cancer Awareness month. Check out our favorite picks in which part of the purchase price goes towards breast cancer research and education.

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LatinLife Comes to the Bay Area

LatinLife comes to the Bay Area. LatinLife is a new website that showcases local events, entertainment, culture and empowerment for the Latino community.

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Monterey Bay Aquarium’s Fiesta del Mar & Ticket Giveaway

Celebrate ocean conservation and Latin American cultural traditions at our tenth annual Fiesta del Mar event on October 19 at the Monterey Bay Aquarium. The day includes live music, cultural dance, bilingual feeding shows, crafts for kids and more!

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Read Conmigo’s “Preserving our Culture through Bilingual Literacy” Contest

Learn more about Read Conmigo, sponsored by Infinity Auto Insurance, is a literacy program that promotes English/Spanish bilingualism and the “Preserving our Culture through Bilingual Literacy” Contest during Hispanic Heritage month 2014.

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Book Of Life Inspired Collections

Book of Life inspired collections at Cost Plus World Market and Hot Topic.