Friday, December 9, 2022

All posts by Juan Hernández

  • Can Tourism Hatch Golden Eggs?

    Puerto Rico's East Coast and culinary treasures big pluses

    • Posted May 20, 2017
  • Puerto Rico Secretary of State Meets with Germany’s Consul General

    SAN JUAN – Puerto Rico Secretary of State Luis Rivera Marín met Monday with German Consul General Annette Klein as part of Gov. Ricardo Rosselló’s agenda to strengthen ties with other jurisdictions and give new impetus to...

    • Posted March 27, 2017
  • Rosselló says he has a ‘clear difference’ with Fiscal Oversight Board approach

    SAN JUAN – Gov. Ricardo Rosselló notified Thursday the Financial Oversight and Management Board that, while he agrees “on certain baseline views of the fiscal situation,” he has “a clear difference in approach and outlook” from those expressed...

    • Posted January 20, 2017
  • Reward offered to catch ice cream thieves

    SAN JUAN – Multimillionaire John Catsimatidis, owner of Gristedes supermarkets, was sick and tired of ice cream thieves constantly hitting his business and offered a $5,000 reward to anyone providing information that would lead to the arrest...

    • Posted August 12, 2016
  • State Epidemiologist Confirms 1,914 New Zika Cases

    SAN JUAN – State epidemiologist Dr. Brenda Rivera confirmed Friday the diagnosis of 1,914 new cases of Zika virus infections in Puerto Rico for week 30 of the epidemic. “We have 1,914 new cases, for a total...

    • Posted August 12, 2016
  • UPR’s Governing Board Ousts President, Río Piedras Campus Officials

    SAN JUAN – The University of Puerto Rico’s Governing Board removed President Uroyoán Walker from his post Thursday afternoon after withdrawing their confidence due to his alleged role in the granting of presidential scholarships last year. The Governing...

    • Posted July 7, 2016
  • P.R. Governor Says There is no Date set for Fumigation

    Governor Alejandro García Padilla said today that there is no date to carry out aerial fumigation with the chemical known as Naled for combat the zika virus on the island and that even though the U.S. Environmental...

    • Posted July 7, 2016
  • WIC Program Fumigates its 89 Centers in Puerto Rico

    The executive director of Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) in Puerto Rico, Dana Miró Medina, said today that 89 of the program’s center and 2,761 houses of pregnant women throughout the island...

    • Posted July 7, 2016
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  • Famous Authors at the Bookmark Boutique this Summer

    The Bookmark Boutique bookstore announced a series of reading events for this summer that will include the writings of famous authors designed for the younger readers so they can enjoy their summer vacation. Also, three in-store events,...

    • Posted July 7, 2016
  • Social Media Campaign Against Insecticide to Combat Zika Launched

    With the aim of stopping the possible use of Naled, and insecticide, for fumigation against the aedes aegypti mosquito that carries the Zika virus, a group of citizens launched this morning a campaign to gather signatures requesting...

    • Posted July 7, 2016