Compartiendo ideas y visiones con Oscar

“Las visitas son muy importantes, abren una conversación muy importante entre Oscar y el pueblo,” comenta Jan Susler, abogada de Oscar López Rivera. Como parte del...

22nd Fiesta Boricua Rocks Paseo Boricua

Fiesta Boricua de Bandera a Bandera was another huge success. This year, many of its traditional aspects such as the celebration of the “Mejor de Nuestro Pueblos” represented by Cayey...

Thousands throng 33rd Annual Puerto Rican People’s Parade Gov. Pat Quinn and New...

This year’s 33rd annual Puerto Rican People’s Day Parade was dedicated to the greening of Humboldt Park. The theme “Verde Que Te Quiero Verde”...

On July 4, Puerto Rico calls for independence

by Dan Berger July 4 in Puerto Rico was less a celebration of independence than a demand for it. That night, more than 100 people...

Humboldt Park artist breathes Puerto Rican life into papier-mâché

In a one- bedroom apartment on Division Street, salsa music stimulates the ears while art pulsing with bold colors excite the eyes. Welcome to Galeria...

Puerto Rican Filmmakers Preview Boxing Documentary at IPRAC

On April 9 the Institute for Puerto Rican Arts and Culture (IPRAC) showcased the work of two Puerto Rican filmmakers, Richard Santiago and Jorge...

The Restoration of La Crucifixion De Don Pedro

After nine years of struggle to save one of Chicago’s largest and oldest murals, the Puerto Rican community of Humboldt Park is closer to...

During 38th Puerto Rican Peoples Parade: Nancy Franco Maldonado’s life Celebrated- Orlando Victims Commemorated-...

Thousands of people gathered on Paseo Boricua on Saturday, June 18, 2016 to celebrate ...

Honoring a History of Struggle: Puerto Rican Cultural Center Unveils New Cultural Expressions

Days before the 15th Annual Fiesta Boricua, the Puerto Rican Cultural Center (PRCC) unveiled two news additions to the cultural landscape of Paseo Boricua....

A Blade of Grass Announces 2018 Fellows for Socially Engaged Art

BY Grace Halio, Art Media News A Blade of Grass, an organization that provides support for social-practice artworks, has named its 2018 ABOG Fellows for...