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Advice

A Delicious, yet Healthy Halloween

Most parents love to dress up their kids for Halloween and to participate in all the spooky fun, however the majority agree that as far as health and nutrition goes, this day  leaves much to be desired. Studies have proved that calories are not the enemy when it comes to …

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CulturePeople

IBA Hosts a Night of Big Band Cumbia

This past Saturday October 24, we had the pleasure of hosting Gregorio Uribe Big Band, a New York favorite, for their CD release show, to a sold out audience right here at our Villa Victoria Center for the Arts. The band, made up of 16 musicians and led by Gregorio …

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Culture

Karem Arrieta: Bringing Mystery and Culture from France

Currently at La Galería we have a special exhibit rich in culture and a touch of mystery, “Gitanas, Madonas Negras, y Otras Salvajes,” by Venezuelan artist, Karem Arrieta. On opening night, this past Wednesday Oct. 14, we had the pleasure of talking with her as she helped shed some light …

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CulturePeople

Gregorio Uribe Big Band and his Cumbia Universal

Cumbia Universal! Gregorio Uribe Big Band Boston CD release celebration that will make everyone dance at the rhythm of cumbia, jazz and funk music. Colombian Big Band leader, Gregorio Uribe, is one of the most promising artists in New York City’s Latin music scene, and was named one of the …

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CulturePeople

Arts and Music Come Together at Villa Victoria

This past Friday, October 2nd, we had the honor of hosting two of Puerto Rico’s most promising artists at Villa Victoria Center for the Arts. It was a memorable night, as attendees got to experience arts and culture in two very different forms. First we hosted the art exhibition, “A …

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