Puerto Rico: United States Citizens Starting in 1917 written by: Rett Fisher Puerto Rico sits close to 1,000 miles southeast of Florida. The island was given to the U.S. after the Spanish-American War in the year 1898. Two years later the U.S. set up a government for the island through a Congressional Act. President William […]
On my last visit to Old San Juan, just a short trip, the plan was to not have a plan. I instead dined on and shopped for and admired the beauty of whatever happened to present itself on my path. As is usually the case when travelling with a loose itinerary, I stumbled upon […]
most are from post cards, circa 1950s to 1960s
Puerto Rican Day Parade of Newark New Jersey Sunday September 17, 2017 12 PM to 9 PM Avenida Puerto Rico (Broadway) Newark NJ Visit their Facebook Page Puerto Rican Parade Committee of Paterson, Inc.
Photo Gallery of the National Puerto Rican Day Parade in New York City June 2000
Puerto Rico Coqui The Puerto Rico coqui, or little frog, as it is known in Puerto Rico, lives in a family of over 600 species of frogs. It is a tiny tree frog, measuring about one inch in length. They are translucent in color, though some appear yellow, some brown and some green. Their toes […]
Puerto Rican Coffee The Island of Puerto Rico – situated in the northern Caribbean, to the west of the Virgin Islands and east of Dominican Republic – is an un-incorporated territory of the United Sates of America. Though it may not match up to its Colombian counterpart, Puerto Rico still enjoys a very long association […]
17th Annual Hispanic Women of Distinction Date: Friday, August 25th, 2017 Time: from 11 am to 2 pm Address: Signature Grand, 6900 FL-84, Davie FL 33317 17th Annual Charity Awards Luncheon Gala luncheon honors 12 Latinas from Broward, Dade & Palm Beach counties and a Latina Pioneer. Benefits the Light of the World Clinic.
24th Fiesta Boricua “de bandera a bandera” 2 days of family fun-filled celebration of the best of Puerto Rican music, art food, dance, artisanry, children’s activities with a Back-to-School Carnival. Come and enjoy brliiant intepretations of Puerto Rico’s many musical genres – salsa, bomba y plena, rap muisca jibara and more Vendor opporunities available contact […]
ONCE AGAIN THE PUERTO RICAN CULTURAL SOCIETY IS HONORED TO BRING YOU THE PUERTO RICAN FESTIVAL. THIS GREAT NEWS THIS YEAR, IS THAT WE BRING YOU EL GRAN COMBO DE PUERTO RICO… More Info http://descubrecharlotte.com/fiesta-boricua-en-charlotte or visit their Facebook Page Puerto Rican Cultural Society of Charlotte On November 19, Puerto Ricans celebrate the day in history in […]