Nicaragua's Association of Mothers and Fathers of Children with Cancer and Leukemia has put on a quinceañera for girls suffering from cancer.
white farmhouse porches as backdrops. Tourists stopped and asked to be photographed with the real-life princess. But her quinceanera , as the Latin American fiesta is known, was not to be spared Sinaloa's signature bloodshed. Susy's godfather for the
A Mexican official says armed men stormed into a " quinceanera " party in the northern Mexico city of Monterrey and killed a man and injured 11 guests. The Nuevo Leon state official says the
Angie Hernandez was on the party bus with family members for a cousin's quinceañera.
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after falling out of a party bus window in downtown Portland. The Oregonian reports the bus was carrying about 20 kids to a quinceanera party where they were going to meet their families. The girl fell out of an emergency window on the bus around 6:30 p
Girls dressed in ruffled layers for a quinceanera . American cars, from the Eisenhower era, in tropical colors. A hand-hewn carousel with peeling paint. Young fans cheering
15 percent of the US population.) Yet even as American culture digests the difference between, say, Cinco de Mayo and Quinceanera , there are still many lessons to be learned--and Glory provides some powerful lessons. The movie tells the true tale of
Cecilia Gabriel of Dallas, Texas, is frantically looking for a place to hold her daughter Jacqueline's quinceañera. It isn’t easy. “It’s coming up in September. We waited too long,” says Gabriel. For many, the15th birthday rite of passage in Latino culture is an event that must be planned at least
elderly mother had just fled Guadalupe. "There used to be fiestas in the town square. Someone would have a birthday or a quinceanera or a wedding, and everybody would come," she said. "We miss that. Now, we don't go out after nightfall, and we