Hispanic Community

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Artist Alicia Vasquez displays her work during Celebration of Hispanic Heritage at Julia de Burgos Cultural Arts Center

The Ohio Chapter of the New Era Young Lords pass out school supplies at Hispanic Heritage celebration

Let’s Make Música

7th Annual Festival El Rumbón Melón – Roberto Clemente Park

LatinUs Theater Company performs debut play in its new home   

LatinUs Theater Company performs debut play in its new home         The LatinUs Theater Company is performing its debut play in its new home in the Pivot Center for Art, Dance and Expression at 2937 W, 25th Street. The play, “The House of Bernarda Alba” is by Federico Garcia Lorca (1898-1936), a Spanish poet, playwright and director … Continue reading

Pop-Up Event to Celebrate Grand Opening of King’s Gas Depot

The Grand Piano Pursuit

Julia de Burgos Cultural Arts Center

Club Azteca: activists to meet with developers from the Bond Street Group to work out a way to honor the building’s legacy

PHOTO BY CHUCK HOVEN Friday, March 19, 2021; Club Azteca, 5602 Detroit Avenue: In a February 25th article titled “Advocates want to save Detroit-Shoreway club with historic ties to Cleveland’s Hispanic community from wrecking ball” in, Eric Heisig reported on activists hopes of saving this building which for many years hosted celebrations and served as … Continue reading

Cleveland City Council’s three women share their reflections on politics and public policy

by Jack Barnes Plain Press, March 2021      On January 26th the Cuyahoga Democratic Women’s Caucus organized a “Conversation with Cleveland City Councilwomen” via Zoom hosted by its Chair, Cynthia Demsey. The hour-long event featured all three of the women on the 17-person Cleveland City Council reflecting on their paths to public service; on being women in … Continue reading