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MISS PROVIDENCE WINS UNIVISION'S 'NUESTRA BELLEZA' BEAUTY PAGEANT

 MISS PROVIDENCE WINS UNIVISION'S 'NUESTRA BELLEZA' BEAUTY PAGEANT
 MIAMI, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Some of Hispanic America's most beautiful women competed tonight for the coveted "Nuestra Belleza" beauty pageant crown. Miss Providence, Janily Hernandez, was chosen the winner from among 26 beautiful contestants representing cities from across the United States.
 The pageant aired live on the nation's leading Spanish-language television network from 8-11 p.m. ET. Univision broadcast the event live to its more than 600 affiliates throughout the United States and to a total of 12 countries in Latin America.
 Contestants for "Nuestra Belleza" were evaluated in swimsuit, cocktail dress and evening gown competitions. First runner-up for the pageant was Miss Albany, Yiselle Castillo, and second runner-up was Miss Miami, Dailen Gonzalez.
 In addition to the winner and runners-up, several other lucky ladies were chosen from among four different categories. Miss Chicago, Holly Herckis, won prettiest smile; Miss Palm Springs, Heather Jean Rosales, won most beautiful hair; and Miss Sacramento, Maria Angelina Vives, won most outgoing personality ("Mujer Secret").
 Performers for last night's competition included well-known celebrities like Linda Ronstadt, Mijares, Xavier, Laureano Brizuela, Guillermo Davila, and The Gitano Boys. Among the judges were John Casablancas, president of Elite Models; Lucho Flores, Houston designer of men's fashions; and Irene Singg, international jewelry designer.
 The winner of this year's "Nuestra Belleza" pageant will receive a $10,000 scholarship, $10,000 in cash and a new automobile. The first runner-up will win a $2,500 scholarship and $2,500 in cash, and a $1,500 scholarship and $1,500 in cash will be awarded to the second runner up.
 Univision, the nation's leading Spanish-language television network, reaches 90 percent of U.S. Hispanic households through satellite- interconnected broadcast and cable affiliates nationwide.
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 /CONTACT: Joanna Calvera, 305-471-8289, or Rosalyn Espinosa, 305-471-4008, both of Univision/ CO: Univision ST: Florida IN: ENT SU:


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