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The Real Story of Cinco de Mayo

Sonia Rivera of Talento Bilingue de Houston explains the real history behind — and some misconceptions about — Cinco de Mayo. Subscribe to Today in Houston Fill out the form below to subscribe our new daily editorial newsletter from the HPM Newsroom. Email* First Name Last Name * required

Sonia Rivera of Talento Bilingue de Houston explains the real history behind — and some misconceptions about — Cinco de Mayo.

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Michael Hagerty

Michael Hagerty

Senior Producer, Houston Matters

Michael Hagerty is the senior producer for Houston Matters. He's spent more than 20 years in public radio and television and dabbled in minor league baseball, spending four seasons as the public address announcer for the Reno Aces, the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks.

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