Why I am still boycotting Tipsy Cake

Why I am still boycotting Tipsy Cake You know that CTA slogan, “See something, Say Something?” Well, that’s exactly what people did last week after watching a video of Tipsy Cake owner, Naomi Levine talking bad about Humboldt Park, the community where she originally opened her bakery in 2006; and where everything is still “produced…

Dear Oscar, The Undocumented have a voice

Oscar winner Natalie Portman introduced this years’ nominees in Actor in a Leading Role. It has become standard for presenters to say a tidbit about all the nominees in both the Actor and Actress in a Leading Role categories. With the exception of the acceptance speeches, most of the show is scripted by producers. I…

Tipsy Cake Owner Naomi Levine Issues Apology

After community activists and businesses called for a boycott, Tipsy Cake owner Naomi Levine issues apology. Dear Fans I would like to sincerely apologize to the Humboldt Park Community for my insensitive comments made in the City Soles interview that was posted on our Facebook page on February 21st With respect to the specific comments…

Storyboard: Abuelita Más Que Chocolate (9)

Abuelita Más Que Chocolate, a weekly series, conversations Emmanuel Garcia shares with Filiberta Trujillo, his grandmother. Abuelita Más Que Chocolate is an audio feature of Storyboard.

Storyboard: Abuelita Más Que Chocolate (8)

Abuelita Más Que Chocolate, a weekly series, conversations Emmanuel Garcia shares with Filiberta Trujillo, his grandmother. Abuelita Más Que Chocolate is an audio feature of Storyboard.

IL Lawmakers Organize To Turn Civil Unions Into Marriage (AUDIO)

Illinois Lawmakers organize to turn Civil Unions into Marriage in 2013 Emmanuel Garcia interviews IL Rep. Greg Harris (D-13) on a recent meeting he had with other IL lawmakers and LGBT groups about the possibility of introducing a new marriage bill in 2013.

Storyboard: Abuelita Más Que Chocolate (7)

Abuelita Más Que Chocolate, a weekly series, conversations Emmanuel Garcia shares with Filiberta Trujillo, his grandmother. Abuelita Más Que Chocolate is a feature of Storyboard.

Storyboard: Abuelita Más Que Chocolate (6)

Abuelita Más Que Chocolate, a weekly series, conversations Emmanuel Garcia shares with Filiberta Trujillo, his grandmother. Abuelita Más Que Chocolate is a feature of Storyboard.

Community Bowl Making Nights RSVP

Pros Arts Studio (PAS) invites you to attend a FREE community bowl making night in October or November. All bowls made at Community Bowl Making Nights are for our annual Pozolada & Holiday Tianguis on Dec 03. Community Bowl Making Nights give you an opportunity to learn how to work with clay and hand paint…

Pozolada 2011

Every love affair has a beginning, a first date. My love for Pros Arts Studio (PAS) started in March 2011 when my friend Adriana Gallardo invited me to attend PAS annual fund-raiser Pozolada. Now as a newbie board member to the board of directors at PAS, I’m thrilled to invite you to Pozolada & Holiday…