San Juan Bautista Parade

San Juan Bautista Parade

The mission of the Parada San Juan Bautista, Inc. is to create solidarity and harmony within the entire community. This is experienced at the grassroots level within the religious and educational community, the business and government sector at the city, county and state levels. Its success in bringing together people from different cultures and background has […]

Puerto Rico Civic Club

Puerto Rico Civic Club

Founded in 1951 by San Jose Puerto Ricans who wanted to share their culture with the South Bay communities.  A 501(c)3 social club open to anyone that wants to learn about and enjoy the Puerto Rican culture. In 2016 we were able to make San Jose History Park our monthly gathering place. Our club is […]

Puerto Rican Coffee – Puerto Rico Coffee

Puerto Rican Coffee – Puerto Rico Coffee

Puerto Rican Coffee The Island of Puerto Rico – situated in the northern Caribbean, to the west of the Virgin Islands and east of Dominican Republic – is an un-incorporated territory of the United Sates of America. Though it may not match up to its Colombian counterpart, Puerto Rico still enjoys a very long association […]

We’re All Instruments Of Knowledge

We’re All Instruments Of Knowledge

We’re All Instruments Of Knowledge Most recently, I witnessed a young man speak of how he has felt segregated from the Hispanic community because he was mixed Puerto Rican and black, and did not know where to turn. Others have written me with similar stories explaining how they have experienced feelings of isolation, and discomfort […]

Andres Restaurant San Diego, California. Cuban and Puerto Rican Cuisine

Andres Restaurant San Diego, California. Cuban and Puerto Rican Cuisine

Cuban and Puerto Rican Cuisine 1235 Morena Boulevard San Diego, CA 92110Hours of Operation: Monday – Thursday 11:00am – 8:30pm Friday & Saturday 11:00am – 9:00pm Closed Sunday Reservation 619.75-4114Visit their Website: andresrestaurantsd.com Our family owned and operated restaurant was established in 1983. We have a strong local following, but have had the privilege to […]

The Importance of Cover Letters

The Importance of Cover Letters

Boricua.com has partnered with Hispanic-Jobs.com to bring you the best job opportunities for English-Spanish-speaking professionals ranging from entry level to executive level – Nationwide! Employers can recruit bilingual job seekers at an affordable rate of only $175.00 for 1 job posting! Employment Related Articles Job Search Tips for Hispanic Job Seekers the Importance of Cover […]

Job Search Tips for Hispanic Job Seekers

Job Search Tips for Hispanic Job Seekers

Simonne Emmons http://www.Hispanic-Jobs.com Finding a job has become much more of a challenge in recent years. Using the Internet as an additional resource will increase your options to find many great job opportunities, which are not always advertised in the newspaper. Many employers will place an online advertisement in conjunction with or in place of […]

A Brief Summary of the Origin, and Survival of the Taino Language

A Brief Summary of the Origin, and Survival of the Taino Language

by David Wahayona Campos The Greater Antilles, lying in the center of the Caribbean region, contain the four largest islands of the area. The islands of Cubanakan (Cuba), Boriken (Puerto Rico), Bohio (Haiti/Republica Dominica), Xamaika (Jamaica), as well as the Lucayo (Bahamas) all share a universal language with some dialectal differences. In the late 1500s […]