Category: Event

Celebrating Mexican Independence Day

Performers from the community dance group Baile Folklorico performed traditional dances last month at Wilson Middle School in celebration of Mexican Independence Day.

Students, parents and staff at Wilson Middle School marked Mexico’s Independence Day on Sept. 16 with an array of activities. Students from the Spanish class went around all the classrooms to give a brief presentation on the history of the…

Celebrando el Día de la Independencia de México

Estudiantes, padres y el personal de la Secundaria Wilson celebraron el Día de la Independencia de México el 16 de septiembre con una variedad de actividades. Estudiantes de la clase de español recorrieron los salones presentando una breve charla acerca…

A really, really free market

The Really Really Free Market in City Heights is no frills, but you can’t beat the price on the merchandise. PHOTO CREDIT: Charlie Neuman / San Diego Union-Tribune

It’s been said that the best things in life are free, a sentiment the organizers of San Diego’s Really Really Free Market are banking on to build community at a park in City Heights. Four times a year, organizers invite…

Un mercado realmente, realmente gratis

Se ha dicho que las mejores cosas en la vida son gratis, un sentimiento que los organizadores del Really Really Free Market de San Diego comparten y a través del que esperan fortalecer los lazos comunitarios en un parque de…

A misunderstood holiday

Members of the folklórico group, Raíces spent many days during their spring break and after school practicing and perfecting their dances.

What does Cinco de Mayo celebrate? If you think it celebrates Mexican independence, you are wrong, but not alone in your assumption. Cinco de Mayo is the celebration of the Battle of Puebla on May 5, 1862, in which a…

Un malentendido feriado

¿Qué se celebra el Cinco de Mayo? Si piensa que la Independencia de México se equivoca, pero no es el único. El Cinco de Mayo se conmemora la Batalla de Puebla, que ocurrió el 5 de mayo de 1862. Un…

City Heights Welcomes IndieFest 9

Nappy Roots performing at the San Diego IndieFest in City Heights on March 28 Photo Credit: Chuck Lapinsky

The streets of the Urban Village teemed with a smorgasbord of music, a variety of mouth-watering food, and a spectacle of eye-catching art as the popular San Diego IndieFest made its City Heights debut March 28 after a 10-year run…

City Heights le da la bienvenida a IndieFest 9

Las calles de la Villa Urbana se llenaron de una variedad de música, deliciosas comidas y un llamativo espectáculo artístico durante el popular IndieFest de San Diego que debutó en City Heights el 28 de marzo después de una década…