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Happy Birthday to Esperanza

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  Our Esperanza's birthday was January 20. Here are a few images from her fifth birthday celebration. (photos by Clarisel Gonzalez) #kittydoggienews

Happy New Year

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  Sol #prsun mascot Looking forward to a prosperous new year despite the pandemic. Send your press releases, event information to puertoricosun@gmail.com. Like us on Facebook: facebook.com/prsun. Follow @prsun on Twitter.

Happy Puerto Rican Heritage Month

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Siempre, Luis (2020): Official Trailer on Pioneering Activist Luis Miranda Jr.

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A story that embodies the tenacity and passion of the American Dream,  SIEMPRE, LUIS , debuting  TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6 (9:00 p.m. ET/PT)  during National Hispanic Heritage Month, is a portrait of the pioneering activist Luis A. Miranda Jr. Luis is a decades-long fighter for Latino communities, a key player in the New York and national political arena, and a loving father of three – including the award-winning composer, lyricist and actor, Lin-Manuel Miranda.   The film will be available on HBO and to stream on HBO Max.    Directed by first-time filmmaker John James, the film had its World Premiere at the 2020 Sundance Film Festival.  The documentary centers on Luis A. Miranda Jr. who left Vega Alta, Puerto Rico for New York City in the 1970s. Filmed over the course of a year, Luis’ devotion to family and country propels him forward despite recent health issues. Always searching for ways to assist communities in need, particularly when his beloved Puerto Rico is suffering, Luis moves to

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