Latest Latino Stories

2011-03-16 12:58:00

In-depth analysis confirms Latinos largest group in the state WASHINGTON, March 16, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Latinos were pivotal to the population growth in New Mexico in the last decade, increasing by 25% since 2000, according to a National Association of Latino Elected and Appointed Officials (NALEO) Educational Fund analysis of newly released Census 2010 data.

2011-02-18 08:00:00

LOS ANGELES, Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The National Association of Latino Independent Producers (NALIP) today announced that its twelfth annual NALIP conference will look at the ever-growing bi-lingual, bicultural market, and how it can be courted by Latino/a content creators.

2010-11-23 13:40:08

LSU Professor Edward Shihadeh and Ph.D. candidate Raymond Barranco recently published a study titled "Latino Immigration, Economic Deprivation and Violence: Regional Differences in the Effect of Linguistic Isolation" in the journal Homicide Studies.

2010-11-18 09:04:00

CHICAGO, Nov. 18, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Hoy today announced a partnership with Descuento Libre to introduce "Oferta del Dia," a web-based daily discount opportunity for users through ViveloHoy.com.

2010-11-16 08:15:00

NEW YORK, Nov. 16, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Hennessy, the number one selling cognac in the United States, sponsored the 11th Annual Latin GRAMMY® Awards on November 11 in Las Vegas celebrating the success of today's premier Latin musical artists with partners BMI and mun2.

2010-11-03 16:51:00

AUSTIN, Texas, Nov. 3, 2010 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Two major events occurred for Latinos last night. First, Latinos turned out in uncharacteristically high numbers in some states, sometimes by twice as many voters as in 2006.

2010-10-13 11:52:00

HARRISBURG, Pa., Oct. 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Highlighting the rich culture of Pennsylvania's Latino community, state agencies today co-hosted the commonwealth's Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration at the Pennsylvania State Museum in Harrisburg. Governor Edward G. Rendell proclaimed Sept.

2010-06-10 19:54:00

SACRAMENTO, Calif., June 10 /PRNewswire/ -- California Secretary of State Debra Bowen today qualified the State Parks and Wildlife Conservation Trust Fund Act of 2010, a measure that will provide a stable and adequate funding source to keep state parks open, for the Nov. 2 statewide ballot.

2010-06-02 20:26:52

While some Latino immigrants to the United States may be accepted as "white" by the wider society, a new American Sociological Review (ASR) study finds that many of them face discrimination based on skin color.

2010-06-02 05:00:00

SOUTHFIELD, Mich., June 2 /PRNewswire/ -- GlobalHue, the nation's largest multicultural advertising agency, today revealed the results of a new U.S.

Word of the Day
  • A young chicken: also used as a pet name for children.
The word 'chickabiddy' may come from 'chick' plus 'biddy', a name used in calling a hen or chicken.