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Nury Martinez Makes History as the First Latina President of the L.A. City Council

Araceli Cruz
Posted by Nury Martinez on Friday, April 3, 2015 Yesterday was a historic day for the city of Los Angeles. San Fernando Valley area Councilwoman Nury Martinez became the first Latina to be president of the Los Angeles City Council. Her...
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Angelica Vale Talks Her New Netflix Anime Series and Hosting Reggeaton Radio

Yvette Montoya
If you’ve watched Spanish language channels at some point in your life, then you’re probably familiar with Angelica Vale, the hilarious comedy star and the daughter of the legendary actress and singer Angelica Maria. She’s been in countless novelas, plays,...
Beauty

Meet Curl Master Dazy Lyn, Creator of the Official Rizos Curls Cut

Mariela Rosario
When I first walked into artist and hairstylist Dazy Lyn’s studio space, I knew this cut was going to be different. Besides the pet bird curly who immediately greeted upon arrival, I’d been escorted in by none other than the...
Culture

El Pollo Loco Restores Los Angeles Murals with Augmented Reality

Yvette Montoya
Although a changing neighborhood can usually be hidden indoors, the sense of identity and community is also changed forever on the outside. The whitewashing of Latinx neighborhoods is not just a term used to describe gentrification, it also describes the...
Culture

Christopher Columbus Statue Is Finally Removed From L.A. Park During National Native American Heritage Month

Araceli Cruz
On Nov. 10, a year since city officials in Los Angeles voted to take down a Christopher Columbus statue from a park, workers finally removed it. Spectators took pictures and watched as city workers took down the statue from downtown’s Grand...