Latest Hispanic Information and Telecommunications Network Stories

2014-06-05 16:26:01

Make sure to kick off your summer in true Puerto Rican fashion BROOKLYN, N.Y., June 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- New York City will once again turn into a sea of red, white and blue in honor of the 57th Annual National Puerto Rican Day Parade. And to make sure everyone celebrates the rich culture and traditions of Puerto Rico, HITN-tv will air a full-hour of parade highlights and behind-the-scenes coverage. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20140605/94951 Join acclaimed journalist...

2011-08-01 07:10:00

NEW YORK, Aug. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hispanic Information and Telecommunications Network, Inc. (HITN) today announced a partnership with Comcast that will add four million new subscribers. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100611/CL19523LOGO-a ) "We thank Comcast for their partnership in our expansion strategy. This growth in distribution positions us well to provide our community access to educational programming and life-long learning opportunities to increase educational...

2011-07-26 12:05:00

Journalists and other readers should disregard the news release, HITN Increases Distribution to Over 40 Million Households Nationwide, issued 26-Jul-2011. Release was prematurely issued by PR Newswire. An updated version will be issued at a later date. /PRNewswire -- July 26, 2011/ SOURCE Hispanic Information and Telecommunications Network, Inc.

2011-06-17 11:51:00

NEW YORK, June 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Learning Applications Media Partnership (Project L.A.M.P.)--a collaboration among Callaway Digital Arts, the Hispanic Information and Telecommunications Network (HITN), and the Michael Cohen Group, LLC--held the inaugural meeting of its National Advisory Board in Washington, D.C. to review Callaway's initial iterations of its first transmedia learning application for iOS, discuss findings from the Michael Cohen Group's recently completed study on how...

2011-05-12 15:49:00

NEW YORK, May 12, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hispanic Information & Telecommunications Network, Inc. (HITN) today announced the launch of new educational programs. Starting May 16, 2011, the network welcomes new documentaries and new season series in educational health and fitness and lifestyle and cooking. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100611/CL19523LOGO-a ) In line with HITN's mission to educate and entertain with special focus on health and education, the original HITN...

2011-05-05 12:33:00

NEW YORK, May 5, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hispanic Information and Telecommunication Network, Inc. (HITN), the month of May announces the premier of two original R. Paniagua, Inc. (RPI) productions in New York and the surrounding area. The television shows are sponsored by the Dominican Ministry of Tourism and AT&T Wireless to bring more culturally relevant television to the growing Latino and Dominican population in the tri-state area. (Logo:...

2011-05-04 12:21:00

NEW YORK, May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hispanic Information and Telecommunication Network, Inc. (HITN) today announced that Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano will appear on Destination Casa Blanca in a one-on-one interview with host Ray Suarez on Thursday, May 5th at 9:00 PM EDT. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100611/CL19523LOGO-a ) As Secretary of Homeland Security, Napolitano leads national efforts to secure the country against threats including terrorism and...

2011-04-25 12:35:00

NEW YORK, April 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Hispanic Information & Telecommunications Network, Inc. (HITN), President and CEO Jose Luis Rodriguez today announced a cancer awareness and education initiative in partnership with the National Cancer Institute (NCI) specifically for the Spanish-speaking community. The video vignette series will premiere on April 26 as part of HITN'S public affairs show Dialogo de Costa a Costa; and will also air as part of HITN's larger health campaign Mi...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'