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cucahhmsadbloguera(PNS reporting from BROOKLYN) Hispanic Heritage Month is ending, and without the corporate-approved celebration as a focus, local members of the Hispanic/Latino community here aren’t really sure how they can go on being local members of the local Hispanic/Latino community here.

“What now?” lamented Brooklyn native and prolific bloguera Marielena Gutierrez (photo)

“Should I tell people to call me Mary Ellen for the remaining 11 months of the year? It’s not like they ever pronounce it right anyway,” she wrote on her PobrePickle blog. [Mas…]

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La Cucaracha: Happy Irish American Heritage Month (toon)

by Lalo Alcaraz March 21, 2016 Cartoons
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As Hispanic Heritage Month ends, Brooklyn Hispanics try to carry on

by ELISE VALDERRAMA October 16, 2015 Cultura
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(PNS reporting from BROOKLYN) Hispanic Heritage Month is over, and without the corporate-approved celebration as a focus, local members of the Hispanic/Latino community here aren’t really sure how they can go on being local members of the local Hispanic/Latino community here. “What now?” lamented Brooklyn native and prolific bloguera Marielena Gutierrez (photo, right.) “Should I tell […]

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Hispanic Heritage Month ends, many Hispanics unsure how to go on

by Elise Valderrama October 16, 2013 Cultura
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(PNS reporting from BROOKLYN) Hispanic Heritage Month is over and without the corporate-approved celebration as a focus, members of the local Hispanic/Latino community aren’t really sure how they can go on being members of the local Hispanic/Latino community. “Where do I go from here?” lamented Brooklyn native and prolific bloguera Marielena Gutierrez (photo, right.) “Should I […]

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PNS*Hot*Flash: GOP aims to cut ‘uppity’ February to 26 days

by Malcolm Mex February 4, 2013 Cultura
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(PNS reporting from WASHINGTON, D.C.) This just in: Republican House Majority Leader Eric Cantor has introduced a bill to shorten February to 26 days. Cantor says February is getting too “uppity” and two of its days should be given to April, which he claims is being discriminated against as “the cruellest month,” because it features […]

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End of Hispanic Heritage Month leaves many unsure how to go on

by ELISE VALDERRAMA October 18, 2012 Cultura
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(PNS reporting from BROOKLYN) Hispanic Heritage Month is over and without the corporate-approved celebration as a focus, members of the local Hispanic/Latino community aren’t really sure how they can go on being members of the local Hispanic/Latino community. “Where do I go from here?” lamented Brooklyn native and prolific bloguera Marielena Gutierrez (photo). “Should I tell […]

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