Orlando


Madison Anderson Berríos, a Symbol of Puerto Rico   Recently updated !

It had to happen sometime – a Miss Universe-Puerto Rico who was not born in Puerto Rico, who possesses an Anglo-Saxon monicker and who is not fluent in Spanish. Oh, and she lives in Florida, the de facto headquarters of Puerto Rican migration. Puerto Ricans both here and on the […]


Azalea Park Is Focus of Social Mobility Study

Talleres de Bienvenida, which sponsors acculturation workshops for Hispanic newcomers, has launched a deep-dive study of Azalea Park, with an eye to providing services to the population. Azalea Park is the first Puerto Rican enclave in Orlando, with settlement going back decades. It became a hot spot once again after […]


Historic Day for Orange County

A new Orange County Commission was sworn in this week, one that hit several historic markers for including the county’s first African-American mayor, two new Latina commissioners and the first all-female Orange County Commission.  For these and many other reasons, it was an emotional installation service. “It’s a great day […]