Jaw-Dropping Moments at the 2016 VMAs

By Luz Mosquera MTV’s Video Music Awards (VMAs) is an annual event that brings excitement to viewers and attendees alike with jaw-dropping performances and unforgettable moments. The event always captivates the media’s attention as dozens of celebrities make headlines. This year the award show took place on August 28 and proved to be no different with … Continue reading Jaw-Dropping Moments at the 2016 VMAs

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Miami-Dade County Mayoral Election’s Candidates

By Valeria Bula Miami Dade County’s (MDC’s) primary elections are tomorrow and amongst the various selections on the ballot, MDC citizens will select their new mayor. Among the candidates is current incumbent Carlos Gimenez, school board member Raquel Regalado, and Alfred Santamaria. Although Gimenez is taking a lead in the polls, Regalado is coming up … Continue reading Miami-Dade County Mayoral Election’s Candidates

The Importance of Miami-Dade County Elections

By Valeria Bula Dade County’s primary elections are right around the corner and voters are getting ready to make decisions that may affect not only the community, but their country as well. On August 30, voters may opt to vote in person at the polls or cast their vote and send their ballot through mail. … Continue reading The Importance of Miami-Dade County Elections

Hurricane Gaston Weakens into a Tropical Storm

By Elizabeth Gonzalez  Miami is currently midway through it’s hurricane season— explaining the constant rain, thunder, and random flashes of lightning occurring throughout these past few days. Recently however, weather forecasters have been talking about the shortly lived Hurricane Gaston, which was quickly weakened by wind shear into a tropical storm. This once 75 mph … Continue reading Hurricane Gaston Weakens into a Tropical Storm

How To: FAFSA Applications

By Daylin Delgado The Free Application for Federal Student Aid ( FAFSA) is used to determine students’ eligibility for financial aid. The form is prepared annually for college students and high school students looking into college; it provides aid based on demographic and financial information. The FAFSA forms are offered online at FAFSA.ed.gov, on paper, … Continue reading How To: FAFSA Applications

How DJ Khaled Became the Godfather of Success

  By Cesar Zafra Making his first appearance in 2007 with his single “We Takin’ Over,” Miami-based producer Khaled Mohamed Khaled, commonly known by his stage name DJ Khaled, did not exactly sweep the nation off its feet with the impression of his debut, Listennn… the Album. Flash forward a couple of albums later, which … Continue reading How DJ Khaled Became the Godfather of Success

Disney Introduces Latina Princess Elena of Avalor

by Daylin Delgado On January 29, 2015, Nancy Kanter, Executive Vice President and General Manager of Disney Junior Worldwide, announced the creation of Princess Elena of Avalor, Disney’s first Latina princess. Disney Insider describes the princess as a confident and compassionate teenager. Princess Elena and her enchanted kingdom are inspired by Latin cultures and folklore. … Continue reading Disney Introduces Latina Princess Elena of Avalor

2016 Democratic National Convention

by Daylin Delgado On July 25, the Democratic National Convention (DNC), held at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia, began. The convention is a gathering of delegates where the party chooses their nominees for President and Vice President of the United States. Each day started with caucus and council meetings that the general public could … Continue reading 2016 Democratic National Convention