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Volume 8, Number 39

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The Big Blackout Deserves A Probe

The Presidential Debates: The Question They Won’t Answer!
Personal Attacks Dominate 1st Debate…
Personal Attacks Dominate 1st Debate… Comptroller Will Investigate Decision To Shut Down Power, Now 99% Restored… "Grito de Lares" Begins… Anti-Military Recruiting Campaign Mobilizes… FEMA Adds Vieques, Culebra… Roberto Clemente Day Proclaimed…Gay Community Endorses Acevedo, Prats… 54 Municipalities To Get Federal Aid
Puerto Rican Is Army’s Soldier Of The Year…
Puerto Rican Is Army’s Soldier Of The Year… Acevedo Confident Of Federal Wildlife Legislation For El Yunque… 19 Fewer Murders Than Last Year… Comptroller: SJ Racks Up "Extravagant" Expenses… Green Party Says Urban Model Must Change… Rullan Warns About Dangers Of Generators… Prepa Claims Victory: Over 75% Have Power
Engineers Ask For Audit On Power Shutdown…
Engineers Ask For Audit On Power Shutdown… Rossello: Power Turn Off A Bad Call…Ricky Livin' Large… Barrier Falls For Sgt. Camille Alicea … Soldier's Life Celebrated… Bush Declares Puerto Rico Disaster Area… Businesses Complain About Lack Of Power… Law Benefiting Emergency Workers Signed… McClintock: Investigate Decision To Cut The Power Grid

 Also in this edition...

  Puerto Rico Sports Beat
Mayorga Talks Trash, Trinidad Trains Despite Power Outage
  Sights, Sounds And Tastes Of Puerto Rico
Museum Hopping Beats The Post-Hurricane Blues
  Washington Update

Bush Administration Contradicts Puerto Rico Candidates On Tax Refunds… Congress Finally Extends Rum Tax Grants Increase… Pro-Statehood Group Launches Website Encouraging Absentee Voting

  Island Politics
Who’s To Blame?
By Carlos Romero Barcelo

Rising Anger Fuels Race For Governor


On The Nature Of Commonwealth III
By Rafael Hernandez Colon

Appeals Court Upholds U.S. Citizenship For N. Marianas Islanders

  The Local Scene
Federal Funds: A Look At Puerto Rico’s Share

A Wing & A Prayer

  Business • Economics • Finance

Jeanne’s Mess:
Losses To The Economy From Tropical Storm Jeanne Could Top $1.5b, Thanks To Islandwide Shutdown Of Electrical Power System

Have We Made Any Progress?

Cordero Concerned About Power Grid’s Instability: Encourages Expert Scrutiny Of Prepa Data

Tropical Storm Jeanne Puts A Dent In Local Tourism Activity

Forget Moon Launches, Banking Is Stressful

  Public Opinion

Buenos Días, Swing Voter… Democrats Enjoy Image Boost Among Hispanics

  Culture • Heritage • Language

Nat'l Hispanic Month More Meaningful… Jersey Boricuas' Heritage Event Unites Families, Salutes Soldier

Dover Gets A Taste Of Puerto Rican Heritage…Spanish-Speaking Population Growing Quickly In North Port

Caring For Latino Patients: When You & Your Patients Speak Different Languages, Their Health May Be At Stake

Sun, Sea And Style
  Sports & Entertainment
Rivera To Play With Idol

Island History Plays Into Sica's Afro-Puerto Rican Rhythms

Spanish-Language Radio Station Is A Hit With Listeners

Hispanic Leader Leaving Valley… Lebanon Latino Leaders Work To Fan Political Fervor… Prospect Park Councilman Faces Guard Duty In Iraq

Immigrant Women Show Better Birth Outcomes: Study Of New York City Births

  Puerto Rico Profiles

Model Boat Builder Docks In Triad


Bomb Range Faces Opposition: Residents Of Desolate Coastline Skeptical Of Bombing Range Idea

  Congress and the President
Hispanicaction.Com Launches Initiative To Mobilize Hispanic Voters In Key Battleground States

Abolish The Electoral College… Forum Tackles Hispanic Political Involvement


Birth Of An Army


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