This Teen Invented Calor, An App That Aims to Keep Farmworkers Safe in Hot Weather

Faith Florez’s grandmother died of heat exhaustion working in the fields, and now she is working to keep this community safe with her app, Calor, to prevent heat exhaustion and heatstroke.

Brightening Bar Soaps

Do you look in the mirror and see dark spots or acne scars on your face? Do you try to disguise dark patches on elbows and knees? Have you tried brightening and lightening products but want to take the process to a new level? Consider adding a brightening bar soap to your skincare routine.

Purdah

Purdah is one of the many films showcasing at the Cinequest Film & VR Festival February 27 through March 11, 2018.

Luba

Luba is one of the many films showcasing at the Cinequest Film & VR Festival February 27 through March 11, 2018.

Shakira Makes History With 2018 Grammy Win for Best Latin Pop Album

Tonight Shakira made history tonight as the first female artist to win twice in the Best Latin Pop Album category at the Grammys. Bravo Shakira!!

Latino Cinema and Artists Take Center Stage at Cinequest Film & VR Festival

Latino Cinema and Artists Take Center Stage
at Cinequest Film & VR Festival

American Girl’s 2018 Girl of the Year™ Luciana Vega

Meet American Girl’s 2018 Girl of the Year, Luciana Vega, who is on a mission to inspire girls to push beyond boundaries and reach for the stars.

Quick Fun Pink Hair with No Commitment

Want a fun new look for the new year with no commitment? Check out YouTuber Fashaydet’s video to get pink hair for a few days!

Harvey Weinstein Is My Monster Too

Salma Hayek’s open editorial in NY Times about how Harvey Weinstein is her monster too.

Mexican Heritage Plaza’s Avenida de Altares

On Saturday October 28, 2017, the Mexican Heritage Plaza hosted its inaugural Alum Rock Alter Walk called La Ultima Parada highlighting alters made by local artists and local businesses.