Saturday, August 30, 2014
2:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Call Rico at 419-870-6565
Radio Free Honduras from Chicago rocks
at MidWest LatinoFest along with Bachata Flow from North
Radio Free Honduras
is becoming a staple on the Midwest Latin Music scene; it
features Honduran music legend Charlie Barán. In
Honduras, Barán was a core member of the group Banda
Blanca, which rose to fame in 1990 when the
international hit “Sopa de Caracol” struck number one
on the Billboard Latin Chart for the United States. The
songs “Fiesta” and “Swing Latina” also
made the United States charts.
Official After Hours Party of MidWest
with GRUPO XPLOZIVO August 30
Ohio Renaissance Festival celebrates
Harveysburg, August 1, 2014:
has been named a Standout in Ohio tourism in the August
edition of OhioTraveler.com.
List your Hispanic Heritage Month event with the
Hispanic/Latino Commission of Michigan
of Hispanic Heritage Month, the Hispanic/Latino
Commission of Michigan is encouraging all organizations
and individuals to join in the festivities by sponsoring
cultural, educational, and social events within your city,
town, university, college, and/or school.
Yvonne and Grupo Fuego: Selena
Remembered at MidWest LatinoFest, Aug. 30
Martínez, Special to La Prensa
has been singing practically since the day she was born—she
comes from a musical family, her father being Rubén Ramos of
Rubén Ramos y La Familia; her paternal grandfather
and great-grandfather were also musicians.
MidWest LatinoFest to
celebrate Selena’s musical legacy
By Kevin Milliken,
La Prensa Correspondent
Nearly 20 years ago, Selena was the
fastest-rising Tejano musical artist the U.S. had
ever seen, until her untimely death in the spring of
1995. But her impact on the Latino music scene lives
on and will be celebrated at MidWest LatinoFest
on Saturday, August 30, 2014, from 2:00 to 11:00PM,
at Promenade Park in downtown Toledo.
Zoo offers Butterfly & Bug Fest, Aug. 30
Aug. 30, 2014, the Toledo Zoo is hosting the
Butterfly & Bug Fest— a day dedicated to the
little creatures that creep, crawl, float, and flutter!
Ohio Arts Council calls for listings
by OAC Staff
for an easy and free way to promote your arts festival or competition? The
Ohio Arts Council is assembling its 2015 Ohio Arts Festivals and
Competitions Directory and invites Ohio festivals and competitions that feature
arts and crafts to submit their listings.
Tony and Javier
“DJ Javi” Rios have been involved in the music and
entertainment industry for many years and MidWest LatinoFest
welcomes them. Tony, along with his wife Maryori, are the
owners of TRE, Inc. and broadcast weekly with “Voces
Latinas” TV Show. Javi is the owner of “Rico Sounds.” They
reside in the Toledo area.
FROM THE DESK OF
tall, lean body towered over the keyboards sitting before him. Slowly, almost
tenderly the 15-year-old boy’s fingers began to move across the keys; within
seconds his audience of more than 120 people erupted into applause and cheers as
they recognized the familiar melody of La Paloma.
Campus, Riverside open at capacity
CMSD NEWS BUREAU,
Opening Day 4.0 in the
Cleveland Metropolitan School District featured a packed house at
Riverside School on the city's West Side and Campus International School
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