Lopez will be the first Hispanic American to win the award. He’s a four-time nominee for the Pulitzer Prize and the author of “The Soloist,” a New York Times bestseller that inspired a film of the same name starring Robert Downey Jr. as Lopez. In 2020, the Pulitzer Prize Board lauded his “purposeful columns about rising homelessness in Los Angeles, which amplified calls for government action to deal with a long- visible public crisis.”
Many traditions survive the test of time, others evolve, fade or are broken altogether. Through song, dance and superb acting that is what Fiddler on the Roof is all about. Trying to hold on to tradition as times and attitudes change in an ever unpredictable and evolving world.
These grants transform vacant, or underutilized public spaces, create intergenerational programs, host open streets programs and festivals, and encourage safe biking and walking, among other community improvements.
“Unseen Oceans,” launches you into a journey from the oceans’ unlit surfaces to their inky depths as you discover the latest ocean science and encounter the researchers and technologies that are revealing our blue planet as never before.
Teen lives will be changed forever and for the better this December through interactive theatre training at Winter Park provided by Casa Milagro (Miracle House) Youth Solutions. This unique organization has for 10 years has inspired youths to change negative experiences in their lives into positive behaviors as they take on the challenges of life moving forward. Your help through your donations will help turn bad experiences into good ones.
By Joe Contreras, Latin Life Denver Media Cecilia “Cec” Sanchez de Ortiz was recognized as the Philanthropist of the Year at the 15th Anniversary of…
Akokán is a Yoruba word used in Cuba meaning “from the heart,” and judging from the smiles and passion of all members of Orquesta Akokán their sophisticated and classy performance felt like a heartfelt gift from the band to the listener.
By Joe Contreras, Latin Life Denver Media Ervin Lucero: Owner and Head Chef of Nana’s Cocina (kitchen) in North Denver Ervin Lucero likes to tell…
Dozens of Latino men and Latina women came together in North Denver’s Elks Lodge August 25, 2022 to let everyone know that and its male counterpart L.I.F.T. (Latinos Impacting Our Future Together) Colorado’s First All Male Latino Giving Circle are back and ready to to get to work supporting community non-profits through grants and a number of other support services. Grant applications are being accepted through the month of September 2022.
By now you have probably heard and seen a lot of the hoopla regarding the images being sent back to earth from the James Webb Space Telescope (JWST). But did you know that some of those stars and other objects in those images may not even exist anymore, at least not in the form in that the telescope captured them. Why?