Madelyn Lugo

New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announces settlement with fundraiser who bilked NYC Puerto Rican Day Parade of $1 million.(Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

AG Schneiderman: NYC Puerto Rican Day Parade Fundraiser Misused $1M In Funds

According to the attorney general, Carlos Velasquez underreported how much he collected from sponsors, and misused funds that were meant for scholarships.

02/13/2014

National Puerto Rican Day Parade (Credit: CBS 2)

National Puerto Rican Day Parade Takes Manhattan By Storm

Fifth Avenue once again turned into a sea of red, white and blue in honor of the Puerto Rican flag, as more than a million people are expected to turn up for one of the city’s largest parades when it’s all said and done.

06/10/2012