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Volume 8, Number 16

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The Supertube Effect

A Short Note Raises A Big Issue
500 Acres Of RR Land Contaminated…
500 Acres Of RR Land Contaminated…Task Force Created To Deal With Dangerous Fugitives…Gov’t Campaign To Combat Sex Crimes…DR Demands Island Take Back Toxic Waste…P.R. FBI Director Appointed…PDP Unveils Urbanization Plan…Rey: Violence Is A Social Problem
Fuste New U.S. District Ct. Court Chief Justice…
Fuste New U.S. District Ct. Court Chief Justice… Vieques Needs Cancer Center…Nat’l Parks Hopes To Prevail Against Gun Club…Castro Takes Ring On Tour…NPP Willing To Cooperate With U.S. Authorities…Campaign To Ban Partisan Slogans Opens…Acevedo Seeks $9m In Fed Infrastructure Funds
97% Of RR Will Be Available For Redevelopment…
97% Of RR Will Be Available For Redevelopment… Rossello Steadfast On Candidacy…Treasury Expects Chaotic Filing Deadline…Homicide Rate Continues Unabated…Worn Out Their Welcome?…1-Year Expos Trial Run Sought…Sailor Latest Iraqi Casualty…Ruiz Talks At Hogar Crea…Notre Dame To Honor Cabranes

 Also in this edition...

  Puerto Rico Sports Beat
Soccer Federation To Hold Elections For First Time In Six Years
  Washington Update
Government Offices, Drug Companies In Anti-Rossello E-Mail Campaign… Influential Commonwealth Party Member Favors Statehood Party Candidate
  Island Politics
Govenor’s Financial Reports Sought…PDP, NPP At Odds Over RR Use…Fortuño’s Role In NPP Admin Queried…Calderon Calls Rossello Unqualified, He Seeks People’s Vote, As Does Acevedo Vila For NPP Support…GOP Gets New Headquarters
  The Local Scene
Puerto Rico Has Plenty To Prove

The Maiden's Voyage


‘Listening Is Not Literacy'; Jose Feliciano Encourages Use Of Braille

  Culture • Heritage • Language
Surgeon General Urges Diet Changes

Hispanics' Varying Views Yield Surprises

Unlikely Anchors Along 'Hot Fifth Avenue'


Forays On Vieques: It’s Isolated & Serene, Brimming With Lush Greenery, Clean Beaches & Underwater Surprises

  Sports & Entertainment
Zenon, A New Face In Latin Jazz… Salsa, Timba, & Rueda Take Off…In English Or Spanish, Rosa Deserves A Wider Audience

Keeping His Glove, & Bags, Close By… Lopez Brings Optimism To Orioles' Plate

Medina Countersues Martin… He’s Called To Testify In Suit By Former Agent

A Judge's Struggle To Avoid Imposing A Penalty He Hated
Free Trade Meets Real Life
  Puerto Rico Profiles
Our Neighbors: The Velez Family
Vieques On The Verge: The Navy Is Gone; The Bombing Has Stopped. What Happens To Puerto Rico's Vieques Now?
  Congress and the President

Hispanic Democrats Extol Kerry… Bushes Step Up Battle For Hispanic Vote… Hispanic Voters Divided, More Democratic

  Business • Economics • Finance

Now Vieques?
It’s A Free-For-All In The Would-Be Island Paradise: Rampant Real-Estate Speculation & Hubs Of Anti-‘Foreigner’ Radical Groups Jeopardizing Its Economic Development

Ramey, Culebra, And Vieques

SBA: An Economic Development Tool

CPAs Favor Replacing Excise Tax System With A Sales Tax

Government Scraps Some Recycling Facilities As Unusable: New Strategy Would Focus On Public Involvement, Not Infrastructure

Business Perks Up For Hispanic Entrepreneurs

All In La Familia: CSA Marketing Woos Giants Well

In The 19th Century, Territorial Status Was Seen As The Eventual Step Toward Statehood

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