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Series: An attainable journey to financial freedom

Plan for your financial freedom To attain financial freedom, it is imperative to take simple steps and practice patience along the way. Congratulate yourself on having taken the first two steps: Step 1: Envision a…

Muralists help activate Puerto Rican vote

In 2020’s socioeconomic landscape, highlighted by the COVID-19 pandemic and calls for social justice and equity, two artists are using their creativity to commemorate lives lost during Hurricane Maria, while activating Latinos to vote this…

Sunday is National Jerk Day. Here’s how to…

With most mega events canceled this year, producers of the Grace Jamaican Jerk Festivals are taking their celebration online with a virtual event to mark Oct. 25, National Jamaican Jerk Day. The event will be…

Houston’s Plush White paves way for safe fetes…

States have gradually lifted restrictions allowing more people to resume their pre-pandemic activities. Houston-based soca entertainment group, Soca Passion, hosted this epic all-white soca event outdoors on Sept. 26 at the Grand Tuscany hotel in…

Stories to read this week

Top headlines for the week ending October 17, 2020 Tropical Storm moves towards Bermuda The 26th name tropical storm of the 2020 hurricane season has formed in the Atlantic Ocean near Bermuda, according to the…

Meet Skye: Air Force sergeant, cosplay queen

Skye Owen has been spending the last few months learning Korean for her next U.S. Air Force assignment. She likes to dress up as her favorite animated character and pose for photos on her off…

Stories to read this week

Top headlines as of Oct. 12 New iPhone debuts Tuesday With COVID-19 restrictions and high national unemployment, the holiday season will not be the same this year. Still, Apple plans to release a new version…

Stories to read this week

Top headlines for the week ending Oct. 3 COVID-19 at the White House President Donald Trump could be released Monday after being hospitalized for observation Friday following his COVID-19 diagnosis, his doctors said. Trump said…