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Saturday, Jun 16, 2018 at 7:56 AM

'Que Pasa USA: Today' Returns to the Arsht Center in Sept.

Back by popular demand, the live stage play based on PBS’s “Que Pasa USA” is coming back to the Adrienne Arsht Center later this year. Read »

Tuesday, Jun 12, 2018 at 6:31 PM

Pitbull to Open Miami-Themed Lounge on Mississippi Coast

Rapper Pitbull is going to Mississippi to open a new Miami-themed lounge inspired by his Florida hometown. Read »

Sunday, Jun 10, 2018 at 11:54 PM

Teen Holds Quinceañera Outside California Detention Facility

A Bay Area teenager on Saturday used her quinceañera to send a message about immigration by holding the celebration outside a detention facility in Richmond while her father remains detained. Alexa Lopez is... Read »

Sunday, Jun 10, 2018 at 6:31 PM

National Puerto Rican Day Parade Salutes Hurricane Heroes

The National Puerto Rican Parade in New York turned into its usual boisterous celebration Sunday, but many participants also saw it as an occasion to express their more somber concerns over the devastation... Read »

Saturday, Jun 9, 2018 at 11:15 PM

NY's Puerto Rican Day Parade to Shine Light on Hurricane Struggle

NY's Puerto Rican Day Parade to Shine Light on Hurricane Struggle

There will be floats, musicians and brightly colored costumes when the Puerto Rican Day Parade makes its way along New York's Fifth Avenue this Sunday, as there always are. But amid all the fun and celebration... Read »

Saturday, Apr 28, 2018 at 10:55 PM

Billboard Latin Music Awards 2018: Fashion

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Friday, Apr 20, 2018 at 2:10 PM

'Patience, Faith and Hope': 'El Puma' on Lung Transplant

Renowned Venezuelan singer "El Puma" is speaking out for the first time since receiving a double lung transplant in Miami in December. Read »

Thursday, Apr 19, 2018 at 3:14 PM

Cirque Du Soleil Returns To Miami With SEP7IMO DIA

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Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018 at 4:33 PM

Green Latino Gala Awards in Miami to Honor Al Gore, Maná

Green Latino Gala Awards in Miami to Honor Al Gore, Maná

In honor of Earth Day, the Sachamama Organization is announcing their first annual Green Latino Gala Awards that will take place next April 21 at the Magic City Studios in Miami. Read »

Tuesday, Apr 10, 2018 at 1:39 PM

Global Headquarters of Telemundo Network Opens In Miami

The massive, state-of-the-art Telemundo Center in Miami houses a combination of offices and studios for Telemundo Network, Telemundo Studios, Telemundo International, Universo Network, and serve as NBCUniversal... Read »

Tuesday, Mar 27, 2018 at 2:15 PM

Latin Music Stars Shine at Ultra Music Festival 2018

DJ Steve Aoki’s EDM fans quickly recognizing the catchy tune began to applaud and sing along with the man responsible for putting Reggaeton music on the map in the late 90s with Daddy Yankee's hit song... Read »

Sunday, Mar 25, 2018 at 9:21 PM

J Balvin Makes a Special Appearance at Ultra Miami 2018

J Balvin Makes a Special Appearance at Ultra Miami 2018

The Ultra Music Festival on its 20th year in Miami has become the biggest dance music festival of its kind in the United States and because of this every year more and more musical stars from various genres... Read »

Sunday, Mar 25, 2018 at 10:43 AM

Daddy Yankee & Elvis Crespo Perform at Ultra With Steve Aoki

Daddy Yankee & Elvis Crespo Perform at Ultra With Steve Aoki

The Ultra Music Festival in Miami kicked off its 20th edition in Bayfront Park with an explosion of EDM music across its eight colorful and intricate stages featuring performances from world renowned DJs... Read »

Wednesday, Mar 21, 2018 at 10:18 AM

Estefan Song Being Added to National Recording Registry

Songs performed by Tony Bennett, Gloria Estefan and Run-DMC are among 25 recordings being added to the National Recording Registry. Read »

Tuesday, Mar 20, 2018 at 11:19 PM

Daddy Yankee and Elvis Crespo to join Steve Aoki at Ultra

Daddy Yankee and Elvis Crespo to join Steve Aoki at Ultra

Three weeks after releasing their video “Azukita”, Daddy Yankee, Elvis Crespo, Play-N-Skillz and EDM Dj Steve Aoki will be taking on the Ultra mainstage on Friday. 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, he was the Assistant Director of the Digital Marketing Division of a prominent South Florida magazine. Now, Brandon is a Deputy Web Editor at NBC 6 and a contributor to Latin Beat. Find him on Twitter or Instagram at @BrandonLopezTV.