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Volume 9, Number 18

The UPR Fiasco

Do You Want To Change The Island’s Legislature?
Gov: Crimes Down, Convictions Up…
Gov: Crimes Down, Convictions Up… Pioneering Latino Officer Honored… Lawsuits Against Marriott Consolidated… UPR Student Group Calls For Sanctions… Haddock New UR Dean… Coqui Eradication OKd… Rossello: NPP Assembly Has Final Word… AAV Tells Fed Prosecutors To Forego Death Penalty
Killers Spared Execution In Death Penalty Case…
Killers Spared Execution In Death Penalty Case… Fortuno’s Opposition To New Penal Code Criticized… 2 Senators Won’t Attend NPP Directory Mtg… 5 Charged With Causing Deaths Of 7 Dominican Migrants… McClintock’s "Friend Of The Court" Appearance Challenged… Doral Financial Sued… "English Only" Movement Criticized… Differences Could Put UPR Strike End At Risk
NPP Municipal Legislators Back Rossello…
NPP Municipal Legislators Back Rossello… "You Don't Need A Passport"… Disney Impacts Diversity… Vieques Forgets Military Past… Gov To Challenge Fed Court’s Decision… Unanimous For Toney… Toledo Worries About New Penal Code… UPR Strike Ends… Byte-Lingual Education… TX Leads In Hispanic Job Deaths… Inmates’ Release Halted… SJ Begins Vaccination Campaign… A Threatened Treasure

 Also in this edition...

  Puerto Rico Sports Beat
Ruiz, Dieppa Lose Title Defenses
  Sights, Sounds And Tastes Of Puerto Rico
Beautiful Barranquitas: Town Of The Mighty Próceres
   Washington Update

Congressional Economic Reports Will Take Many More Months… House Chairman: House Vote For Non-State Jurisdiction "Constitutional"… Senate Quietly Passes Fighting Cock Ban… Fortuno Argues In Congress Against Lack Of Presidential Vote


Court Hears Bid To Allow Puerto Ricans To Vote For President… D.C. Voting Rights Gains Support On Hill

Nameless Caller Doesn’t Know What He’s Talking About… Anti-Hispanic Talk Shows People’s Prejudice, Ignorance

  Island Politics
The Governor’s Forked Tongue
By Carlos Romero Barcelo

El Yunque Under Siege…. Worth Protecting

  The Local Scene

Environmental Battle Looms

  Culture • Heritage • Language
City Should Stick With Mother Hen

Language Efforts Aim To Aid Communication

Going To Puerto Rico
  Sports & Entertainment

Sophomore Sensation Leading Taylorsville's Attack

By Any Name, Rosa Is Provocative Musician… Aligning Passion & Principle, He Keeps It Real


Latina Preserving Heritage; Sturbridge Woman Records Poems On CD


Southie's Changing Tune; At Reunion, Voices Regret, Accept Loosening

  Puerto Rico Profiles
It's Brotherly Glove
Hearings Due On Impact Of Avon Park Military Test Range Expansion
  Congress and the President

Novello Possible Foe For Clinton

Our Fair Share?

  Business • Economics • Finance

Caguas Mayor: Private-Sector Facilitator; Willie Miranda Marín Is A Man With A Mission

Willie Is A Man For All Seasons

The $100M Martín Peña Canal Dredging Project: Fortuno Seeks Congressional Funding

Puerto Rico To Host 8th Caribbean Conference On Sustainable Tourism Development

New Passport Initiative Announced To Better Secure America’s Borders

DNER To Continue Major Conservation Plan With The $7.5M Purchase Of Northern Region Lands

Even If CNCs Are Repealed, Pharmacist Shortage Could Hamper Drugstore Expansion

P.R. Western Region’s Academia, Industry, Government Present Joint Initiatives In Technology Forum

Senators Denounce Special Tax On The Financial Sector

Bacardi Building Sports Spirited Design


Hispanics' Buying Power Soars, Report Finds


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