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Wednesday, Jul 20, 2016 at 6:03 AM

Jose Diaz-Balart Lands Permanent Spot on NBC Nightly News

Jose Diaz-Balart Lands Permanent Spot on NBC Nightly News

Jose Diaz-Balart becomes the first journalist to deliver the news in both English and Spanish on two main television networks with his NBC News promotion. Read »

Sunday, Jul 17, 2016 at 5:46 PM
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By Matthew Perez, Adriana Correa

MegaRumba Colombia 2016

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Saturday, Jul 16, 2016 at 5:15 PM

Alexander Ospina Making His Mark in the Comedy World

Alexander Ospina Making His Mark in the Comedy World

In three short years funny man Alexander Ospina has gone from obscurity to being a social media sensation. Read »

Sunday, Jul 10, 2016 at 5:45 PM

Patty Manterola Visits Disney

Patty Manterola Visits Disney

This week Mexican singer and actress Patricia Manterola spent some quality time with her family at Walt Disney World Orlando. Read »

Saturday, Jul 9, 2016 at 4:03 PM

MegaRumba Colombia Bash Returns to Tamiami Park

MegaRumba Colombia Bash Returns to Tamiami Park<br />

Colombianos seldom need a reason to party and “el Dia de la Independencia” or Independence Day is no exception! Read »

Saturday, Jul 9, 2016 at 2:41 PM

Pitbull To Be Honored With Star in Hollywood’s Walk of Fame

Pitbull To Be Honored With Star in Hollywood’s Walk of Fame

Cuban-American Rapper and business man Armando Christian Perez better known globally as Pitbull is about to be honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame. Read »

Saturday, Jul 2, 2016 at 3:13 PM

Soccer Star James Rodriguez Sizzles in New Look While Vacationing in Miami

Soccer Star James Rodriguez Sizzles in New Look While Vacationing in Miami

Colombian soccer star James Rodriguez landed in Miami for much needed break following his team’s third-place win in the 100th edition of the Copa America tournament held all across the United States last month. Read »

Friday, Jul 1, 2016 at 12:49 PM
Deorro Taps Into His Latin Roots With EDM/Merengue Fusion

Deorro Taps Into His Latin Roots With EDM/Merengue Fusion

EDM rising star DJ Deorro is navigating into uncharted waters with his first collaboration with Grammy winning singer Elvis Crespo. Watch »

Friday, Jul 1, 2016 at 12:48 PM

Deorro Taps Into His Latin Roots With EDM/Merengue Fusion

EDM rising star DJ Deorro is navigating into uncharted waters with his first collaboration with Grammy winning singer Elvis Crespo. Read »

Saturday, Jun 4, 2016 at 6:26 PM

Soccer Star Radamel Falcao Enjoys Vacation at Walt Disney World

Soccer Star Radamel Falcao Enjoys Vacation at Walt Disney World

This weekend, Colombian soccer star Radamel Falcao Garcia took a few days off his busy schedule to visit Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando. Read »

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 3:53 PM

Colombia Wins 3-1 Against Haiti in Pre-Copa America Match

Colombia Wins 3-1 Against Haiti in Pre-Copa America Match

As expected, the Colombian national team without their star James Rodriguez managed to beat the Haitian national team 3-1 in a pre-Copa America friendly match at Marlins Park. Scoring shots from Dayro... Read »

Tuesday, May 31, 2016 at 9:29 PM
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By Adriana Correa

Colombia Vs. Haiti in Miami

Colombia tops Haiti 3-1 in a friendly soccer match at Marlins Park. View gallery »

Saturday, May 28, 2016 at 5:15 PM

Colombia’s National Soccer Team Readies for Match Against Haiti Next Sunday at Marlin’s Park

Colombia’s National Soccer Team Readies for Match Against Haiti Next Sunday at Marlin’s Park

The Colombian national soccer team is busy training in South Florida in preparation for their next match against the Haitian national soccer team at Marlin’s Stadium on Sunday May 29th. Read »

Thursday, May 12, 2016 at 5:34 AM

Latin Music Stars Host Ecuador Benefit Concert

In response to the devastating earthquake that struck Ecuador on April 16, Latino music stars and celebs are stepping up and saying "Ecuador Aqui Estoy"(Ecuador, Here I am) with an earthquake benefit concert... Read »

Tuesday, May 10, 2016 at 5:38 AM

Pitbull, Prince Royce Tour Coming to South Florida

Pitbull, Prince Royce Tour Coming to South Florida

Pitbull and Prince Royce are headed out on the road together and their tour includes a stop in South Florida. Read »

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Kelly Blanco Kelly Blanco has built up almost a decade’s worth of experience as an entertainment, sports, and lifestyle reporter. Since high school, she has covered events such as the Super Bowl, the Academy Awards and even the 2012 Paralympics in London. Kelly is also an active volunteer within the South Florida community. Make sure to wake up with Kelly every morning as she brings you your First Alert Traffic updates and gets you out the door with what you need to know from 4:30-7 a.m. on South Florida Today and follow her on Twitter @KellyNBC6.
Adriana Correa Adriana Correa enjoys writing about news, entertainment and profiling people in our community doing extraordinary things. Her passion for writing began at NBC Chicago where she worked for 10 years as a video editor, media manager and later a content producer. She’s produced entertainment stories that have aired nationally on the Univision Network and locally on NBC 6. You can find her on Twitter @AdrianaNBC.
Brandon Lopez Brandon Lopez kicked off his professional career before he could even legally vote. By the time he was 18 1/2, he was the Assistant Director of the Digital Marketing Division of a prominent South Florida magazine. Now at 21-years-old, Brandon has since made a family at NBC 6 as an Associate Producer, enjoying the opportunities he's been awarded. Find him on Twitter or Instagram at @BrandonNBC6.