The Puerto Rican Parade marched down the streets of downtown Rochester Aug. 6.
A new queen and princess were named during the Miss Puerto Rico of Rochester Cultural Pageant at Rochester’s Memorial Art Gallery July 10. MariArelis Flores was named queen and Gabriella Caraballo was named princess during the pageant, and they will make their first appearances at the Rochester Puerto Rican Festival, which will take place Aug. […]
Runners gathered in Rochester’s Seneca Park June 18 to compete in the annual SSGT Javier Ortiz Memorial 5K Race and Walk. Originally organized as a fundraiser for the Rochester Puerto Rican Festival, the event was renamed in 2011 to honor a local Marine who was killed by a roadside bomb in November 2010 while deployed […]