HOLA ACTOR SPOTLIGHT | Ulysses S. de Orduna

Ulysses S. de Orduna was born in San Juan, Puerto Rico where he studied acting at the University of the Sacred Heart (BA in Theatre). He made his professional acting debut at the University of Puerto Rico Repertory Theatre Company where he played lead roles in the company’s 2012-2013 and 2013-2014 seasons, first starring as […]

PRIDA | Visual Artist of The Month | Olga Ayala Handcrafts

Olga Ayala Handcrafts (Hecho A Mano) Polymer Clay Art SCULPTURES – Includes centerpieces, original designs, conceptual, abstract and varying in form. WEARABLE ART – Includes jewelry, crocheted items, handbags. ART TOYS – Includes dolls, finger puppets, cut-outs, etc. PORTRAITS – Includes caricatures, cake toppers, sculptures based on client physical likeness. FUNCTIONAL ART – Includes vases, magnets, boxes, mirror frames, vessels. […]

LRDB Congratulates Melissa Mark-Viverito, Puerto Rican, Elected Speaker Of NYC Council!

Melissa Mark-Viverito, a Puerto Rico-born Councilwoman, has been elected as speaker of the New York City Council. In a unanimous vote, the City Council elected Mark-Viverito as the first Hispanic politician to hold the office. A fiercely liberal Democrat and East Harlem resident, Ms. Mark-Viverito is an ally of New York Mayor Bill de Blasio who was instrumental in ensuring her election […]

LRDB | Performing Artist of the Month

LRDB | Performing Artist of the Month Presented by Falu Enterprises Ruby Rubero Ruby is definitely not your typical singer. There is something really special about her attitude and her ways, something that goes all the way back to the beginning of her ongoing love affair with music. Although she was born in the Bronx […]