Tag archive for ‘nyc’
By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, January 1st, 2014

DJ Flow joins La Mega 97.9 in NYC!

I want to congratulate DJ Flow but first, I must thank him. 7 years ago, I hired my friend and #Phiota brother Eddie aka DJ Flow to spin music at my Twin’s 13th birthday party. This was to officially usher More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, October 7th, 2012

Sunday Sofrito: The Week In Review

Familia... Before I start my weekly recap, I want to send my heartfelt condolences to one of our own,  Lisa aka  “Boricua Goddess” who is currently in Caguas, Puerto Rico for the first time in many More...

By Urban Jibaro On Saturday, September 15th, 2012

Unsung Souls: 5 Visual Artists You Should Discover This Latino Heritage Month!

As a Latino heavily involved in the NYC Arts Scene, My Capicu Cultural Showcase partner Paposwiggity and I have been incredibly fortunate to work with many visual artists. Street fairs, live painting exhibitions, More...

By Urban Jibaro On Saturday, September 15th, 2012

Where In The World is NYCityMama?

Ever have to say goodbye to a friend and felt conflicted? you know… sad to see them go but happy to see that they are “going places”. That kind of describes how I felt the other day when one of More...

By Urban Jibaro On Friday, January 6th, 2012

A Tu Salud! Debuts On Telemundo To Address Latino Health In Our Community.

Weekly Series Airs Saturdays at 11 am on Telemundo Channel 47 in the NY Tristate Area   NEW YORK, Jan. 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Reinforcing its commitment to the wellbeing of New York’s Latino More...

By Urban Jibaro On Wednesday, January 4th, 2012

Remembering Three Kings Day!

Saludos… Just a few days into the new year, and I am already starting to read more than I write… something I really want to get away from. So even a little bit under the weather, I have decided to write More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, July 10th, 2011

12 Things We Love About Arizona’s Latino Culture

Well we know a lot about Arizona… but since we are not a website that delves into political topics, we will stick to letting you know what all the other sites neglected to tell you about Arizona. Here are More...

By Urban Jibaro On Monday, July 4th, 2011

Urban Jibaro Is Leaving NYC…

Sorry folks…packing my bags… I love NYC and have extensively covered the cultural scene here for over 14 years. At times I would talk about stuff out of state but I never really focused outside of what More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, January 23rd, 2011

Act now – Adopt a bodega – and encourage it to stock healthier foods!

This post highlights a program that NYC Dept. Of Health & Mental Hygiene is promoting in key areas of New York… but regardless of where you are… this info is valuable and could help you make a difference More...

By Urban Jibaro On Sunday, December 13th, 2009

Don Coqui: Jimmy’s Back y Con Mas Sabor…

Si lo dije, Jimmy is back con mas sabor… Master Restaurateur Jimmy Rodriguez has returned to NY with yet another culinary brand that already has true fans of traditional Puerto Rican food buzzing. More...