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Book Excerpt: Maria's Purgatorio
Set in the sweltering Central California summer, Maria's journey of self-realization takes her through drug houses ... - by George Fontes
July 12, 2014


TOP Ten Mistakes Made Last July 4, But Not This Year
With a well-stocked cooler, we declared independence from safety and sanity - by Al Carlos Hernandez, Contributing Editor
July 3, 2014










Pedro Infante vs Bobby Blue Bland in Shelltown
For a generation of Chicanos, the American blues man was the sound of Saturdays in the barrio - by Augie Bareno
June 22, 2014


Her Eyes are Clear & Bright...But She's Not There
Another tale from the 'hood - by Frankie Firme, Contributing Editor
June 20, 2014










Birding on the Brain
Rediscover your curiosity and the wild natural places in your 'hood - by Kat Avila, Contributing Editor
June 16, 2014


TOP 10 Signs You're Taking the 2014 World Cup Too Seriously
You even sing along to the Pitbull / J Lo "We Are One (Ole Ola)" song - by Al Carlos Hernandez, Contributing Editor
June 16, 2014



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Overcoming Tragedy: The Prism
A strong Chicano voice with a positive message in the science-fiction genre, without losing any truth to the art - by Joe Nevarez

TOP 10 Signs Your Dentist is a Old School Biker
You'll never forget to brush and floss after this ride - by Dr. Al Carlos, Contributing Editor

TOP Ten Reasons Dyana Ortelli Should Replace Barbara on The View
One of the most visible and outspoken Latinas in Hollywood, she's an actress, comedian and a successful talk show host - by Al Carlos Hernandez, Contributing Editor

Mexican Bread: A Family Biography
A story of my personal family experiences and the journey my family had with Mexican bread - by Maricela Avelar Scott

Don Margarito: Logan's King of Gemco
Old school character of Logan Heights - by Augie Bareno

TOP Ten Rejected Chola Commencement Speech Topics
Unheard words from your school's Summa Cum Loca - by Dr. Al Carlos, Contributing Editor

A Cry For Justice
Warning: This story about Kermit Gosnell, America's Most Prolific Serial Killer, may be disturbing to some readers. - by Edie J. Adler

Top 10 Reasons a Latina Didn't Throw a Shoe at Hillary
Do you know how much a pair of Christian Louboutin's cost? - by Al Carlos Hernandez, Contributing Editor

TOP 10 Ways MLB Would Be Different If Raiders Played Baseball
And then imagine if the Raiders really played football - by Dr. Al Carlos, Contributing Editor

Toyota Launches CamryOke y 'Canta para Estacionar'
Candid camera video capturing people taking to their limits - singing for free parking - by LatinoLA Contributor

#TOP10 Reasons to See the #CesarChavezMovie
If you never walked a picket line, now's your chance to get into the movie's line - by Dr. Al Carlos Hernandez, Contributing Editor

The Last Shelltown Sunset of Bobby de la Tabunares de la Sol
Another episode of the epic Shelltown Stories - by Augie Bareno

TOP Ten Ways to Fix St. George Before It Is Cancelled
The latest from George Lopez needs help. Al Carlos weighs in. - by Dr. Al Carlos, Contributing Editor


Live Interview with Dr. Alvaro Huerta
Armando F. Sanchez interviews Dr. Huerta on immigration, his new book and related topics - by Alvaro Huerta, Ph.D.

TOP 10 Reasons George Lopez Won't Be Dancing with the Stars
Shows no skills on Canadian casino floor, much less on the dance floor - by Dr. Al Carlos Hernandez, Contributing Editor

Republicans Are Foolish to Ignore Immigration Reform
The Republican Party is hurting itself by taking immigration reform off the table - by Dr. Alvaro Huerta

TOP Ten Latino Valentine's Day Poems
Recite these to your beloved and he or she will never forget them ... even if he or she tried - by Al Carlos Hernandez, Contributing Editor

Besos de Fuego
For Sweethearts Everywhere - by Frank Solis

TOP Ten Reasons It's Good for J-Lo To Be Back On Idol
#5 - She wants to work in town until her boyfriend graduates High School - by Dr. Al Carlos

TOP 10 Reasons We Were No Shows at the Golden Globes
Sure, Cuarón won ... but the exclusion of Latinos at the Beverly Hilton last night is no laughing matter - by Al Carlos

Education: A New Year's Resolution for Success
A light in the darkness of life - by Frank Solis

Golden Gate Park: A Veterans Return
A nostalgic return to my youth in this tranquil meadow and the fond memories of my own Summer of Love - by Willie Quiñones

Honestly, It Is Still OK to Say Merry Christmas
The war against Christmas - by Edie J. Adler, Contributing Writer

Oro & Elo Were Buddies
The beginning of the end of the beginning - by Tommy Villalobos, Contributing Writer

Mexico City Azul "Part Dos II"
Chillin' with the Chilangos - by Rudy Gandara


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