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Ivonne Coll, ‘Jane the Virgin’ star, to receive Puerto Rican Day Parade Lifetime Achievement Award

She's been a beauty queen, a variety show host and a star of stage, screen and TV.

Now, Ivonne Coll - otherwise known as Alba Villanueva, Gina Rodriguez's abuela on the CW's "Jane the Virgin" - will receive a lifetime achievement award from the National Puerto Rican Day Parade for her long and varied career.

"It was a very big surprise for me to receive this award," says Coll, 67, a native of Fajardo, Puerto Rico, who appeared on Broadway in such Joseph Papp-produced Shakespeare plays as "Romeo and Juliet" in the mid-'80s.

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FLAG THIS EVENT: New York City’s Puerto Rican Day Parade unfurls June 14

Thousands enjoy the Puerto Rican Day Parade on Fifth Ave in Manhattan on June 8, 2014. The annual parade returns to NYC on Sunday.

The big day Puerto Ricans in the New York area wait for all year long is finally around the corner.

Yes, it's time once again for the National Puerto Rican Day Parade.

The celebrations of Boricua pride have been piling up in the last few weeks - highlights included the parade's festival on 152 St. in the Bronx and a march to request the freedom of jailed activist Oscar Lopez Rivera - but nothing replaces the main event, considered the largest demonstration of ethnic pride in the country.

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ROSEMEAD, Calif., March 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Panda Express, America's favorite Chinese restaurant, is bringing a new blend of flavors to its menu. For a limited time beginning March 18, Panda is introducing Chinese Spare Ribs, which are marinated and slow-cooked, then wok-fired in an irresistible Chinese BBQ sauce. The new ribs blend bold Chinese and classic American flavors and make for the perfect entree or family-style appetizer.

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Latest local breaking news by The State Newspaper in Columbia, SC | The State

COLUMBIA, SC — Pvt. London Fripp of Ocala, Fla., arrived by bus at Fort Jackson for basic Army training before dawn on Monday.

Read more here: http://www.thestate.com/2014/11/26/3837159/recruits-get-early-thanksgiving.html#storylink=cpy

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Unusually Popular Thanksgiving Foods by State | FOX40

The dish you may think is unique to your family on Thanksgiving might be more common than you think.

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