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Cuban-American Alex Meruelo: First Latino owner of an NBA Franchise

A defining moment in Sports history: Alex Meruelo, owner of The Meruelo Group and LA Pizza Loca, has purchased a majority share of the Atlanta Hawks for an amount to be announced Monday. Meruelo, the New York-born son of Cuban immigrants who currently lives in Los Angeles, will become the first Hispanic owner of an […]

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Latino Dominance In Major League Baseball

By Efrain Nieves & Victoria Cepeda As we take a break and fall into the middle of Baseball season, we start to reflect on the past time of Baseball. Many of us  grew up learning of great Latino Baseball players such as Roberto Clemente, Fernando Valenzuela, Juan Marichal. With only a small percentage of players, Latinos still held a strong […]

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Our Kentucky Derby Hall of Famers

By Efrain Nieves & Victoria Cepeda As the Kentucky Derby kicks off today, we wanted to let you know that The Kentucky Derby is one of the USA’s oldest Thoroughbred horse races. The race was inspired by England’s Epsom Derby and France’s Grand Prix de Paris.  It was Meriwether Lewis Clark, Jr upon his return home to […]

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