A Convo With Cheech Marin

Cheech cover

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 [...]

Celebrando Nuestras Leyendas

Gloria Estefan

McDonald’s New York Metro celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month & Gloria Estefan with “Celebrando Nuestras Leyendas”   Beginning September 15, New York tri-state McDonald’s independent owners will pay tribute to Gloria Estefan, the most successful Latin crossover artist of all time, as part of McDonald’s “Celebrando Nuestras Leyendas” (Celebrating Our Legends) in honor of Hispanic Heritage [...]

HISPANIC HERITAGE MONTH

Multi-talented performer Rita Moreno

National Hispanic Heritage Month The observation started in 1968 as Hispanic Heritage Week under President Lyndon Johnson and was expanded by President Ronald Reagan in 1988 to cover a 30-day period starting on September 15 and ending on October 15. It was enacted into law on August 17, 1988, on the approval of Public Law [...]