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PRSUN Radio chats on the National Puerto Rican Day Parade

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PRSUN Radio to chat with parade chairwoman Madelyn Lugo today at 4 p.m. Listen live at www.blogtalkradio.com/prsunradio . If you miss, catch the archived interview. (photo by Clarisel Gonzalez) UPDATE: To listen to interview with parade chairwoman Madelyn Lugo and press guy Javier Gomez: Listen to internet radio with PRSUN RADIO on Blog Talk Radio

Three boricua Miss Universe winners to march in PR Parade to raise awareness of child homelessness

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The National Puerto Rican Day Parade, Inc. (NPRDP), the not-for-profit cultural organization that produces the annual Parade along Fifth Avenue, and American Airlines, the major carrier celebrating 40 years of service to Puerto Rico, joined forces to support Covenant House, the leading Homeless Youth Shelter and Charitable Organization in the United States. In celebration of the 16th Annual National Puerto Rican Day Parade (54th Annual Puerto Rican Day Parade since its inception as a local organization), NPRDP and American Airlines, have recruited three Puerto Rican women who have held the Miss Universe title to march in this year's celebration, scheduled for Sunday, June 12th. Marisol Malaret (Miss Universe 1970), Dayanara Torres (1993) and Zuleyka Rivera (2006) will appear on the American Airlines float and serve as spokespersons for homeless youth issues. American Airlines, Official Airline of the National Puerto Rican Day Parade, has committed to raising awareness of the Cove

Dancing in Manhattan

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@ the Dance Parade (Photo by Clarisel Gonzalez) I took more than 350 photos at the Dance Parade. Many dance cultures were represented at the parade including Japan, the Native Americans, Bolivia, and Puerto Rico of course. To view more photos, http://www.flickr.com/photos/clarisel/sets/72157626781323062/ .

PRSUN Radio chats with Emmy winning standup comedian Mike Robles

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PRSUN Radio chats with standup comedian Mike Robles on Monday from 6:30-7 p.m. Listen live or later at www.blogtalkradio.com/prsunradio . For more information about Mike, visit his website at www.mikerobles.com . He is currently promoting his new CD "WEPA!" LIVE! from the Nuyorican Poets Cafe in New York City, a comedic journey on his life in the Bronx, on being Puerto Rican/Latino, his relationships and the church. NY lives in Mike. ) UPDATE: TO LISTEN TO THE ARCHIVED INTERVIEW: Listen to internet radio with PRSUN RADIO on Blog Talk Radio

Featured Photo: Bronx Puerto Rican Day Parade Queen Krysti Ogando

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The Bronx Puerto Rican Day Parade is Sunday along the Grand Concourse. PRSUN is a sponsor. (UPDATE: The May 15th Bronx Puerto Rican Day Parade has been cancelled due to rain, president Francisco Gonzalez confirmed. New date to be determined.) (photo of parade queen Krysti Ogando by Fonseca Fotography)