President Obama to Speak at CHCI’s 37th Annu ...
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President Barack Obama will address the largest Latino gala in the country at CHCI’s 37th Annual Awards Gala on Thursday, October 2, 2014 at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center. This marks five of the past seven years President Obama has addressed the CHCI Gala, going back to when he was a presidential candidate in 2008.
“CHCI is proud to once again welcome President Obama to our 37th Annual Awards Gala on October 2nd,” said Rep. Rubén Hinojosa, CHCI Chair. “His attendance reflects his ongoing commitment to the Latino community and to the future Latino and Latina leaders that CHCI works so hard to develop each year.”READ MORE
Earlier this year we reviewed the impressive $117,000 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG Sportwagon. It was an experience that simply blew us away. But at just $48,225, so did the Volvo V60.
Base / Loaded: From $45,150 to $48,225
Powertrain: 3.0L 325 horsepower engine with 354 lb ft of torque, 6-speed transmission
Fuel economy: 22 mpg combined (19 city / 28 highway)
Annual Fuel cost: $2,400READ MORE
HOMBRE Exclusive: LUIS ANTONIO Showcases New Colle ...
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Fashion designer Luis Antonio was born in Puerto Rico and started designing since his early years in High School. He is now a recognized name by creating collections that are modern and cosmopolitan, yet posses a romantic, feminine quality about them. His use of ruffles, bows, vibrant colors, soft silhouettes and evening wear, characterizes his creativeness and architectural vision over the past two decades. His celebrity clientele includes Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony, Gisselle Blondet, Dayanara Torres, Luis Fonsi, Roselyn Sanchez, Paulina Rubio and many more. We spoke with the talented designer as he brings his collection to a mainstream audience and showcases Spring/Summer 2015 at Mercedes Benz Fashion Week in Lincoln Center.READ MORE
Premier League Soccer’s Biggest Boot Endorse ...
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We hear a lot about the enormous transfer fees and contracts signed by the world’s biggest soccer stars, but in many cases these players are making as much (or more) money off the field than on it. A single endorsement deal can net an athlete millions of dollars in a given year, and most of the big stars have multiple sponsorship deals. But that much, you already know. What you may not know is who tops the list of the biggest boot endorsement deals in the world’s most renowned pro league.
Here are the top five boot deals for Premier League players.READ MORE
VIVITAR’s DVR787 HD Action Camera Captures E ...
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The new DVR 787 HD Action Camera, from Vivitar is one of the most versatile, rugged, ready-for-action HD camcorders on the market. Going shutter to shuter with the better know and higher priced GoPro, Vivitar’s entry into the market holds its own at a third the price.
This camera is designed with the extreme sports enthusiast in mind. If you are one of our typical HOMBRE readers who’s into biking, rafting, snowboarding, surfing, skydiving or other adrenaline filled adventures, the DVR 787 makes it easy to capture every second in full 1080p high definition at 30 frames per second.READ MORE
The New York Cosmos is hosting a Breast Cancer Awareness Night on Saturday, Oct. 4, when the team takes on Indy Eleven at Hofstra University’s Shuart Stadium. The Cosmos will work in conjunction with the American Cancer Society and Main Street Radiology to raise funds and awareness for the fight against breast cancer.
You may remember the name. The New York Cosmos began play in 1971, spending 14 seasons in the North American Soccer League, winning five Soccer Bowl trophies and bringing some of the biggest names in world soccer to the USA. These included Pelé, Franz Beckenbauer, Giorgio Chinaglia and Carlos Alberto. It had been nearly 30 years since the iconic club played in a professional league. Now the team is back, playing at Hofstra University’s Shuart Stadium while they wait to build a world-class 25,000-seat professional soccer stadium at Belmont Park.READ MORE
15TH Annual LATIN GRAMMY Awards Reflect Musical Di ...
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The Latin Recording Academy today announced nominations for the 15th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards digitally via LatinGRAMMY.com and Twitter. Eduardo Cabra of Calle 13 leads the field with 10 nominations; Calle 13 garners nine nods; Andrés Castro earns eight; Tom Coyne receives seven; Julio Reyes Copello and Carlos Vives each receive six nominations; and Descemer Bueno and Enrique Iglesias net five nominations each. The 15th Annual Latin GRAMMY Awards, set for Thursday, Nov. 20 at the MGM Grand Garden Area in Las Vegas, will be broadcast live on the Univision Network from 8– 11 p.m. ET/PT (7 p.m. Central).READ MORE
Woolrich, Inc., the Pennsylvania-based outwear and lifestyle brand, has opened their first standalone retail space in North America. Located at 125 Wooster Street in New York’s SoHo neighborhood, the two-level flagship will carry men’s and women’s clothing and accessories from the brand’s contemporary collection, Woolrich John Rich & Bros. It will also feature men’ wear from the designer label Woolrich Woolen Mills. The move marks a significant step for the company’s international retail expansion, which follows the recent opening of three European stores in Hamburg, Sylt and Prague.READ MORE
JUANES Partners with HARD ROCK INTERNATIONAL For P ...
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Latin rock superstar Juanes and Hard Rock International are launching a limited-edition Juanes Artist Spotlight Merchandise, benefiting the singer’s Fundación Mi Sangre. The exclusive line, a partnership between the multiple Grammy and Latin Grammy-winning superstar and the global entertainment brand, includes a collectable pin and a men’s and women’s t-shirts – all featuring an original design by Juanes.
“Hard Rock’s Artist Spotlight program gives me the perfect platform to continue to spread Fundación Mi Sangre’s message of peace,” said Juanes. “Hard Rock’s Juanes Artist Spotlight merchandise will raise international awareness and funds for my own Mi Sangre Foundation, which protects children’s rights, promotes peace and social change, and reinforces responsibility for one’s community.”READ MORE
JOEL McHALE to Perform at The Mirage’s Aces ...
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Guests can ring in the New Year with actor and comedian Joel McHale at The Mirage Hotel & Casino. McHale, best known for his long-running show “The Soup” on E! Entertainment and his starring role on the hit TV show “Community,” will make his Aces of Comedy debut December 29 – 30 at 10 p.m. nightly in the Terry Fator Theatre.
McHale satirizes pop culture and current events each week on E!’s “The Soup.” His quick wit and sharp comedic timing has made the show a pop culture phenomenon and led to his 2013 spinoff series “The Soup Investigates.” He was most recently seen in the Jerry Bruckheimer-produced supernatural thriller “Deliver Us From Evil” and also appeared in Warner Bros’ romantic comedy “Blended” alongside Adam Sandler and Drew Barrymore.READ MORE
Nets’ BROOK LOPEZ & Broadway’s KE ...
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Food Bank For New York City held a nutrition education summit for teens in Harlem with surprise celebrity guests Keke Palmer, TV host and first African-American star of the Broadway show “Rodgers & Hammerstein’s Cinderella,” and Brook Lopez, NBA All-Star center for the Brooklyn Nets. The event was in support of Food Bank For New York City’s Change One Thing initiative, a social campaign that aims to guide teens toward healthier choices by changing just one thing in their diet at a time.
EA SPORTS FIFA 15 Launches with Rap Performance by ...
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EA SPORTS FIFA 15 is now available in retail stores throughout North America, the rest of the world, and as a digital download on Origin. More than 5.5 million* fans worldwide – the most ever for an EA SPORTS game – have played the FIFA 15 demo on one or more of the following platforms: PC, Xbox One all-in-one gaming system from Microsoft and Xbox 360 video game console, or PlayStation4 and PlayStation3 computer entertainment systems.
The game was launched at a showstopping party held at Skylight 537. The event featured performances by Nico & Vinz, Foster the People’s Mark Foster, and surprisingly strong hip hop performance by Team USA’s captain Clint Dempsey.READ MORE