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Volume 7, Number 27

Oprima aquí para español.

Soldiers’ Bodies Lay In State…
Soldiers’ Bodies Lay In State…NPP Demands New Minority Senator…Calderon’s Comeback Urged…Fed Hospital Probe Halt Sought…Unions Back PDP Lawmakers, Sanctions Resented…UT Facing More Delays…July 4th Dedicated To Soldiers’ Families…DOD Denies Chemical Contamination…Island Tops DUI Deaths…Areceibo Telescope Gets A Boost
American Citizens Residing In Puerto Rico Don’t Count!
Calderon Signs $23b Budget Bill...
Calderon Signs $23b Budget Bill, Regrets Judicial Reform Defeat, Vizcarrondo Punishes Opponents…Activists Protest Nuclear Shipment Thru Caribbean… Alomar Traded To White Sox…EPA: Toxic Releases Declining…Police Won’t Discriminate Against Gays…Trias Monge Remembered…Vieques Cancer Study Incomplete…Soldier Dies in Afghanistan…Burgos Seeks Reelection
Acevedo Vila Backs Charges Against Anti-Navy Leaders…
Acevedo Vila Backs Charges Against Anti-Navy Leaders…Morel Retains WBA Title…Puerto Rican Soldier Killed In Iraq…$50k Bail For 2 Vieques Accused…Medicare Reform Covers Island…Hernandez Mayoral To Decide Candidacy Soon…Death Penalty Trial Set For July 7th…Pesquera Criticized For Criticizing Santini…Citric Acid A Powerful Coqui Pesticide…Latinos To Mike: No mas

 Also in this edition...

  Puerto Rico Report
The PDP’s Hamlet Syndrome
  Puerto Rico Sports Beat
Cotto Shows Why He’s Top Ranks Top Prospect
  Sights, Sounds and Tastes of Puerto Rico
A Horn Of Posh Plenty Awaits You In Rincón
  Washington Update
Tax Panels To Work On Possible Vehicle For Calderon Proposal… Democratic Presidential Hopeful Said To Back Calderon Tax Proposal… Chairman Plans DC House Vote Bill In 2003 But Speaker Unsure
Vandals In Vieques: A Glimpse Of The Future If A Majority Stays Silent
By Arturo J. Guzmán

The Empire Rolls Back…U.S. `Acquisitions' …Learn The Language… Manifest Imperialism

  Island Politics
Hernández Mayoral Banking On His 'Charisma'
  The Local Scene
Moody's Assigns Baa3 Rating To $380m Issue From Puerto Rico Public Finance Corporation

The Boys Of Baseball…As A Pastime And A Metaphor

  Culture • Heritage • Language
Bethlehem’s Puerto Rican Day Parade Makes Triumphant Return

Esmeralda Santiago: From Images To Words & Back

Specialist Lets Hispanics Know Safety Rights

Hispanic Scholarship Fund Awards Record $26m To Latino Students During ‘02-‘03

Latin Quarters

Hix Island House, Puerto Rico

American Adds 8 More Flights From Puerto Rico For The Summer Season

  Sports & Entertainment
Pineiro Fits In Perfectly For 1st-Place Mariners…Injury Ends Escape From Minors For Ex-Wrangler Kiko Calero

Jose Feliciano: His Fire Is Still Burning

'La Plaza' Series Looks At The Making Of A 'Diva': Jossie Perez

Chasing The Dream In The CBL

Come 4th Flavors

Milagros Romero Turned Passion For Learning Into A Teaching Career

With Silver Bells And, Yes, Cilantro

Officials Target Shanties On Hudson River
Puerto Rico Profiles
Rapper Gives His Fans A Reason To Bark: Mojica Buckled Down To Turn Out His Debut CD
A Victory For Grass-Roots Activism On Vieques
What Minority?
Congress and the President
DNC Aide, Cifuentes, Decries Hispanic 'Disconnect'

Could Thomas Be Right?

Study: Hispanics’ TV Viewing Habits Will Influence Upcoming Election Campaigns

Business • Economics • Finance
No Room For The Aging: Nearly 20% Of Our Population Will Soon Be 65 Or Older. How Will We Care For Them?

Island Could Rake In $1b From Federal Child Tax Credit

Pridco Reports 1,696 New Jobs Created, 2,132 Jobs Lost Through May

Supermercados Grande Implements Plans To Enhance Cost-Efficiency

Empresas Barsan Celebrates 20th Anniversary; Still Hopes To Enter Supply Agreement With Wal-Mart

J.C. Penney Picks Hispanic Models In Miami

Hair Cutting Is Shear Fun For Dream Team Owners

York County, Va.-Based Hispanic Chamber Of Commerce Opens For Business

Puerto Ricans . . . Earning Their Own Way
Puerto Rico . . . Paying Its Own Way
American taxpayers have provided
$ 224,743,244,653.87
subsidizing the Puerto Rico Commonwealth,
and it's costing them $22,821,918.52 more each and every day of the year!
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