All posts by Juan A. Hernández
Seniors Rule in Puerto Rico
Sixty is the new forty
- Posted May 24, 2017
Retailers in Florida Seek Puerto Rican Products for Avid Consumers
As the Puerto Rican community grows in Florida, so does the yearning for those familiar, everyday things that have been left behind
- Posted May 11, 2017
Students arrested for alleged property damage, aggression during San Juan protest
SAN JUAN — At least two students from the University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras campus were arrested Sunday during a demonstration in front of the Capitol. Joshua Ramos and Adriana Quiles were taken into custody by...
- Posted April 23, 2017
Campaign demonstrates consumers prefer local products
SAN JUAN – The Puerto Rico Products Association (PRPA) announced Wednesday that the results of its #LoMejorParaTodos (#TheBestForEveryone) campaign reflects that Puerto Rican consumers prefer local products and services over imported ones. The campaign was based on the...
- Posted April 19, 2017
Paradores Expect Surge in P.R Guests Over Easter Weekend
SAN JUAN – Like customary during Holy Week, thousands of Puerto Ricans and their families will make use of their days off to enjoy themselves at the beach. While just about every beach around the island will...
- Posted April 12, 2017
UN sponsors campaign against sexual harassment in Mexico City
SAN JUAN – The United Nations and the government of Mexico City have partnered in a campaign to prevent sexual harassment and other forms of sexual violence against women in public transport throughout the city as part...
- Posted April 4, 2017
Rosselló Presents Bill in Favor of Puerto Rico Police
SAN JUAN – Gov. Ricardo Rosselló announced Sunday that he will present a bill to authorize Puerto Rico Police officers to work as security officers during their spare time at public and private establishments. “Through legislation, we will allow...
- Posted April 3, 2017
Puerto Rico not disclosing Zika-related microcephaly statistics
SAN JUAN – Neither pediatricians who treat children with neurological disorders and congenital malformations caused by the Zika virus nor researchers know how many children have been born in Puerto Rico with such conditions since the an...
- Posted March 23, 2017
High Noon on Wall Street
Is Rosselló Dueling With the Board? Despite the seemingly at odds written and verbal exchanges between Gov. Ricardo Rosselló and the members of the Financial Oversight & Management Board (FOMB) on what steps should be taken to...
- Posted March 17, 2017
Senate to request fiscal board members to disclose ownership of Puerto Rico bonds
SAN JUAN – The Senate had its sights on approving Thursday afternoon Resolution 156 requesting the U.S. Congress to order the fiscal oversight board’s members to disclose whether they personally or through some legal personality own bonds...
- Posted March 9, 2017