- Oct 6, 2005 ( 20 Photos Here) -
The 5th annual Fiestas Patronales were
celebrated on Oct. 6-9th 2005. Las Fiestas were dedicated
to "La Vedette de America The legendary "Iris Chacon"
and singer, composer Roberto Anglero. The masters of ceremony
direct from PR Roberto Vigoreaux and Junior Echevarria. The
guest performing live were Giovanni Hidalgo, Mario Ortiz Jr.
and his orchestra with the surprise reunion of the original
singers Anthony Cruz and Primi Cruz, other guest performers
were ex singers from Apolo Sound Tito Cruz, Sammy Gonzalez,
and Papo Sanchez. The famous timbalero Edgardo Morales was
also present. This year was definitely a star event that was
enjoyed by young and old.
(Reported by Debbie Rivera and Photos by Felix "Nacho"
Oct 15, 2005 ( 51Photos Here) -
This week 2nd Boricua Agenda Summit-Mission
Statement: The Mission of the Boricua Conference is to provide
a forum by which Puerto Ricans residing in New Jersey can
examine our present role in the New Jersey community and create
a proactive agenda to improve our economic, educational, social/cultural,
and political well-being.