iOS app Android app

Quinceanera

When a Century Turns 15, It's Sacred Party Time

Peggy Payne | Posted 01.27.2015 | Religion
Peggy Payne

Our current century has recently celebrated her 15th birthday. In fact, as the year turned 2015, our millennium has turned sweet 15. You may have thought the usual New Year's Eve hoop-la was enough. Nowhere near. It's time for a sacred moment.

15 Of The Most Outrageous Quinceañera Dresses Out There

The Huffington Post | Marinés Arroyo & Carolina Moreno | Posted 06.18.2014 | Latino Voices

Every Quinceañera knows their fifteenth birthday is a pivotal moment in life, not only does it mark their transition into womanhood but it will likel...

Beautiful! Nicaraguan Teens With Cancer Are Thrown A Quinceanera

AP | Posted 11.24.2013 | Good News

MANAGUA, Nicaragua — For many a teenage girl in Latin America, a "quinceanera" party is a cherished rite of passage, a traditional coming-out ce...

Lee Hernandez

Disney Star Says No One Believes She's Latina (EXCLUSIVE)

HuffingtonPost.com | Lee Hernandez | Posted 06.28.2012 | Latino Voices

Her name is Bella Thorne and she's the gorgeous 14-year-old star of the hit Disney Channel series, "Shake It Up." And though many people may not know ...

Smithsonian's New Exhibit Focuses On Immigration

AP | BRETT ZONGKER | Posted 06.12.2012 | Latino Voices

WASHINGTON — Dorothy's ruby slippers from "The Wizard of Oz" have a new home with a diverse set of artifacts in a new timeline of American histo...

There's A Time Warp 'Round Yon Virgin

Susan J. Cobb | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Susan J. Cobb

Are the rhythms of Mexican life really that much different than those of their northern neighbors?