Posts tagged with "Hispanic Heritage Month"

The Mariachi Stars of Kansas on NPR's Alt. Latino

Posted on October 26 2020 by The Bridge

Flatland community reporter Vicky Díaz-Camacho joined Mornings With Bryan Truta during Hispanic Heritage Month. She illuminated various voices in the Latinx community, from mentorship and education to music from key artists — which we'll include below in... [Read More]

Vicky Diaz-Camacho | Hispanic Heritage Month Week 4

Posted on October 6 2020 by Bryan Truta

Flatland community reporter Vicky Díaz-Camacho joined Truta in the continuing conversation around Hispanic Heritage Month. Listen below to hear a round-up of Kansas City’s Latinx music coverage, plus your go-to Hispanic Heritage Playlist by The Bridge.... [Read More]

Bridge Artist of the Week: Maria Cuevas

Posted on October 5 2020 by Michelle Bacon

In the coming week, we'll be featuring a special segment on Mariachi Estrella — a trailblazing group of Latina musicians from Kansas. Active for three decades, it was one of the first all-female mariachi bands in the nation. Maria Cuevas, our Bridge Ar... [Read More]

Linda Ronstadt, A Hispanic Heritage 'Legend,' On Staying Connected

Posted on October 4 2020 by NPR

Linda Ronstadt — the chart-topping, Grammy- and Emmy-winning Rock & Roll Hall of Famer — is due to be honored again this week. This time, she'll receive a Hispanic Heritage Award, in recognition both of her pop music and her smash-hit mariachi albums. Ahe... [Read More]

Vicky Diaz-Camacho | Hispanic Heritage Month Week 3

Posted on September 29 2020 by Bryan Truta

Flatland community reporter Vicky Díaz-Camacho joined Truta in the continuing conversation around Hispanic Heritage Month. Listen below to hear about her latest story for Flatland on Kansas City's place in Hispanic history — Did You Know? KC was part... [Read More]

Vicky Diaz-Camacho | Hispanic Heritage Month Week 2

Posted on September 22 2020 by Sarah Bradshaw

Flatland community reporter Vicky Díaz-Camacho joined Sarah Bradshaw this morning in the continuing conversation around Hispanic Heritage Month. Listen below to hear about why the month starts on Sept. 15 (through Oct. 15), education and mentorship in the... [Read More]

Vicky Diaz-Camacho | Hispanic Heritage Month Kick-Off

Posted on September 16 2020 by Bryan Truta

Flatland community reporter Vicky Díaz-Camacho joined Mornings With Bryan Truta to kick off Hispanic Heritage Month (Sept. 15 to Oct. 15). Listen below to hear about some issues important to and currently facing the Latinx community, and a few songs from... [Read More]

The Bridge Commemorates Hispanic Heritage Month

Posted on September 14 2020 by The Bridge

Starting this Tuesday, Sept. 15, 90.9 The Bridge will be celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month! To commemorate the cultural and societal contributions of Hispanic Americans, we’ll spend the month diving into the music, history and topics about the community... [Read More]

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