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Model and influencer, Madeline Ford sitting.

December 22, 2021

Madeline Ford Says “Be the Exception”

Viral sensation Madeline Ford, a model and influencer, has over 600k followers on Instagram and over 700k on TikTok, uses her authentic spirit and incredible wit to discuss controversial topics. This 24-year-old red-head beauty based in Chicago, is using her “pretty privilege” to talk about women’s rights issues and is even using her platform to shine a spotlight on Black creators to promote diversity within the fashion industry. 

"Nacimiento Del Parque Chicano" mural painted by Dolores Serrano (Photo Credit: Shirley Ojeda)

December 20, 2021

Chicano Park Murals Still Speak Truth After 50 Years

Barrio Logan's neighborhood holds so much history with its Chicano murals, painted in Chicano Park, which represent Mexican-American experience from immigration to modern day environmental concerns. This is a locally beloved park for many of its residents.

December 16, 2021

The Story Continues for This Local Bookstore

Within the heart of the Playhouse Village in Pasadena lives the oldest and largest independent bookstore in Southern California: Vroman’s Bookstore. This bookstore was one out of the many businesses that struggled during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Becky G hosting her vitrual event "Noche de Posadas"

December 16, 2021

‘Noche de Posadas’ with Becky G

Though Latinx Heritage Month ended on October 15, the Latinx holiday celebrations are only beginning. On Thursday, November 4, Mexican-American singer and actress Rebbeca Marie Gomez, also known as “Becky G,” hosted a virtual launch of her new Christmas-themed makeup collection.

photo of Rafael Rodriguez

November 29, 2021

Deconstructing the Video Industry One Clip at a Time

A video production business that survived the pandemic endures after 11 years.