WOMEN’S HISTORY IN POLITICS

Editor’s Intro: It’s never been a more exciting time to be a woman in politics! From Stacey Abrams’ inspiring gubernatorial campaign in Georgia, to the election of San Francisco Mayor London Breed, to a freshman class in Congress that is as diverse as America, itself, women have become more visible and impactful at nearly every […]

Girl Scouts Grand Opening

Girl Scouts Hosted Grand Opening Event for New Inglewood Service Center, Prepares for 2020 Innovation Center Opening Girl Scouts of Greater Los Angeles (GSGLA) welcomed more than 600 attendees on Feb. 24 as it opened its newest service center office in Inglewood, Calif. with a grand opening community event and ribbon-cutting. GSGLA’s CEO Lise Luttgens, […]

Super Bowl Supplements

With the average length of an NFL career lasting just over three years, experts, trainers, reporters, fans and – naturally – colleagues all want to know “the secret” or “the recipe” of success for a player still at the top of his game in his 13th year in the league. That player is Super Bowl champion Vernon […]

Pelosi Named Trailblazer

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi Named “VH1 Trailblazer Honors” Recipient Landmark Event to Air Friday, March 8th at 9PM on International Women’s Day House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has been added to the list of vanguards whom “VH1 Trailblazer Honors” will celebrate to kick off Women’s History Month. Pelosi joins previously announced honoree, Academy Award Nominee Ava DuVernay. The one-hour special […]

Black History Mint

Royal Canadian Mint dedicates its first Black History Month coin to Viola Desmond In celebration of Black History Month, the Royal Canadian Mint is proud to announce that its very first Black History Month coin pays tribute to Canadian civil rights pioneer, Viola Desmond.  In 1946 Ms. Desmond was arrested and later tried after refusing […]

Aretha Honored

Aretha Gospel,’ To Be Released On Vinyl & Digitally On March 22, Just Before Franklin’s March 25 Birthday Universally hailed as the Queen of Soul, the late Aretha Franklin is one of music’s most beloved icons. In celebration of Franklin’s timeless, brilliant legacy, Geffen/UMe has restored her earliest recordings, collectively known as the album Songs Of Faith: Aretha […]

A Convo With Cheech Marin

In collaboration with Contra Costa College Foundation, Rick Najera‘s Latino Thought Makers will present A Conversation with Cheech Marin on Thursday, September 27, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at Contra Costa College’s Knox Performing Arts Center at 2600 Mission Bell Drive, San Pablo, CA 94806. Co-sponsored by Chevron, admission to the celebrity event is FREEand open to students and the general public on a first come, first serve basis with registration on EventBrite. “We […]

Light for Puerto Rico

HITN & Hispanic Federation Deliver Solar Lamps To Families In Puerto Rico Today 18,000 solar panel lamps were distributed to families in fourteen municipalities in Puerto Rico still struggling with power outages.  The municipalities in attendance were: Barranquitas, Bayamón, Comerio, Dorado, Las Marias, Loíza, Morovis, San Lorenzo, San Sebastian, Ponce, Utuado, Villalba, Vega Alta, Vega Baja. HITN, the leading […]

A Ginuwine Whiff

Grammy Award Nominee R&B Singer, Ginuwine, Partners With Personalized Fragrance Startup WHIFF, Inc., to Create Signature Cologne Scent WHIFF, Inc., the leader in personalized fragrance creation and perfume discovery releases details of their exclusive partnership with Grammy Award Nominee R&B singer, Ginuwine. WHIFF will work directly with Ginuwine to create and launch his new line […]

Korean Culture in Cali

S. Korea To Fund Education Program in Irvine In a global initiative to promote Korean language and culture overseas, the Korean American Center has been selected by S. Korea to establish the Irvine King Sejong Institute. Under S. Korea’s Ministry of Culture, Sports, and Tourism, King Sejong Institute serves adult Korean learners and educators in 57 countries […]