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Enid Álvarez laid off from NY Daily News

Enid Álvarez laid off from NY Daily News

Enid Álvarez is one of 5 photographers laid off last Friday at the New York Daily News. About 17 newsroom staffers were downsized from the paper – the second layoff in a little over a year. Enid had been a staff photographer with the Daily News since July of 2005. On her Facebook page, she wrote […]

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Loizaga named Univision network weekend anchor

Loizaga named Univision network weekend anchor

Arantxa Loizaga has left her anchor job at KWEX-41 in San Antonio to become the new network co-anchor for Univision’s weekend newscast. She replaces Lourdes Ramos, whose last day on the air was Sunday, July 13. Arantxa won’t begin her weekend anchor gig until sometime in August. But starting Monday, July 28, she’ll be filling […]

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Buzo named news director at WKTB

Buzo named news director at WKTB

Jorge Buzo has been named news director and anchor of “Noticiero Telemundo Atlanta.” In his new role, Jorge will lead the overall news operation, including specials and the management of the news team. Jorge was most recently anchor and senior reporter at WKTB, the Telemundo affiliate in Atlanta. He has previously worked for Fox Sports and Televisa […]

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The View tries out Ana Belaval

The View tries out Ana Belaval

Two spots have recently opened up on ABC’s “The View.” You would think this is a perfect opportunity to finally give one of those slots to a Latina co-host. WGN-TV reporter Ana Belaval got a guest-host shot last Tuesday, sitting in with the women of “The View,” although when she shared her experience with her […]

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Fernando Fiore quits Univision

Fernando Fiore quits Univision

Fernando Fiore, who has been the host and “president” of Univision’s Sunday sports show “República Deportiva” for the past 15 years, has called it quits. A company source confirmed that Univision has accepted his resignation and that Fernando is no longer with the company. His final show was last Sunday, after the end of the […]

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Villa hired at Hoy Chicago

Villa hired at Hoy Chicago

Luicio Villa has landed a job as News Applications Developer for Hoy newspaper in Chicago. Before starting at Hoy, Lucio did a year-long fellowship at investigative monthly magazine The Chicago Reporter. He was previously a freelance photojournalist whose work has appeared in La Opinión, The Chicago Tribune, Chicago Catalyst and internationally through EFE. Lucio is is originally from Compton, CA. This is his […]

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Univision Radio cancels Luis Jiménez show in NY

Univision Radio cancels Luis Jiménez show in NY

The Luis Jiménez Show, on the air on Univision Radio’s  WXNY 96.3 FM since 2008, was abruptly canceled. On Facebook, fans today wanted to know why the show wasn’t on the air. A company source confirmed the show was cancelled and that Luis Jiménez is no longer with Univision Radio. Effective immediately, the station will be airing […]

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Felipe Viel joins Estrella TV

Felipe Viel joins Estrella TV

Felipe Viel has gotten a new gig, hosting Estrella TV’s celebrity game show, RETOFAMOS.O.S. The show airs on the LBI Media-owned network Monday through Thursday at 8 pm/7 pm CST. The new season kicked off on Monday July 14. Felipe guides six celebrities as they face-off in a series of challenges on a Los Angeles rooftop, […]

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Lourdes Ramos leaves Univision network anchor desk

Lourdes Ramos leaves Univision network anchor desk

Lourdes Ramos said good-bye to her viewers during the late night edition of Univision network’s weekend newscast on Sunday. Her farewell comes just a little over two years since she joined the network. During her final newscast she said she was leaving due to personal reasons, but that she would continue to collaborate with the […]

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Martínez named assignment editor at KVDA

Martínez named assignment editor at KVDA

After a one-year hiatus, Danny Martínez returns to broadcast news as assignment editor at Telemundo’s KVDA-60 in San Antonio. “I’m extremely excited about getting back into the business, especially since it’s in Telemundo where it all began for me,” Danny tells me. “For the past year, I took a break from the industry and worked briefly […]

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