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PR govt opposes same-sex marriage suit
Issued: August 28, 2014
The Puerto Rico government is asking a federal court in San Juan to toss a lawsuit seeking to have same-sex marriages recognized in Puerto Rico. ...
Another ‘move to Florida’ expo on tap
Issued: August 28, 2014
Another event is being held this weekend in San Juan to help islanders prepare for a potential move to Florida as the exodus of people from Puerto...
Cleveland captive coming to PR for book
Issued: August 28, 2014
Michelle Knight, one of three women held captive for years by Ariel Castro in Cleveland, is coming to Puerto Rico next month to present her memoir...
Community health groups get federal grants
Issued: August 28, 2014
Three community health groups in Puerto Rico will receive more than $750,000 in federal funding to support facility improvements for patient-centered...
MTV shooting reality series in PR
Issued: August 28, 2014
MTV is staging the second season of its matchmatching show “Are You The One?” in Puerto Rico. ...
AICPA’s Balhoff to speak at CPA convention Friday
Issued: August 28, 2014
William E. Balhoff, chairman of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA), will be the keynote speaker Friday noon at the Puerto...
Management changes at de la Cruz agency
Issued: August 27, 2014
John Raevis has resigned as president of de la Cruz & Associates (DLC) for personal reasons after nearly two decades with the integrated...
Gil taking San Sebastián Fest to Miami
Issued: August 27, 2014
Actor Julián Gil is preparing to stage a version of Puerto Rico’s iconic San Sebastián Street Festival in Miami. ...
Milestone in PR parrot recovery
Issued: August 27, 2014
The birth of two Puerto Rican parrots in the wilds of the island’s western mountains marks a major milestone in efforts to bring the species back from...
US mortgage loan manager expanding to PR
Issued: August 27, 2014
California-based Rushmore Loan Management Services LLC (Rushmore) is expanding its specialty residential loan servicing platform to Puerto Rico. ...
PR police turn to ticketing to fund reform
Issued: August 27, 2014
A new law enacted Tuesday calls for the Puerto Rico Police Department to ramp up its traffic ticket operations to help pay for a far-reaching reform...
PR rated best for real estate investment
Issued: August 27, 2014
Puerto Rico is the best countries in the world for U.S. residents to invest in real estate, according to the Personal Income website. ...
WAPA America now Nielsen-rated network
Issued: August 27, 2014
WAPA America has reached an agreement with Nielsen, the global information and measurement company, to become a nationally-rated cable network. ...
Popular receives industry accolades
Issued: August 27, 2014
Popular, Inc. has been recognized by Global Finance magazine as one of the world’s best consumer Internet Banks in Latin America for the fourth time...
Vouchers sink Doral, Treasury settlement
Issued: August 27, 2014
Doral Financial Corp. and the Puerto Rico Treasury Department are heading to trial after an impasse over the issuance of vouchers sank negotiations in...
Pierluisi meets with NY Fed president
Issued: August 27, 2014
Resident Commissioner Pedro Pierluisi met with Federal Reserve Bank of New York President William Dudley on Tuesday. ...
Bacó pitches PR as entrepreneurial hotspot
Issued: August 26, 2014
Economic Development & Commerce Secretary Alberto Bacó Bagué spoke to business leaders and start-ups Tuesday at the National Black and Latino...
Special education chief fired
Issued: August 26, 2014
Education Secretary Rafael Román has fired his special education chief amid criticism of gaps in services for special needs students in Puerto Rico’s...
PR commercial bankruptcies up in 2014
Issued: August 26, 2014
Bankruptcy filings in Puerto Rico increased in July while commercial cases remain ahead of last year’s pace. ...
Convento gets best historic resort nod
Issued: August 26, 2014
El Convento, a nearly 400 year-old hotel in the heart of Old San Juan, has been nominated among the best historic resorts in the United States. ...
PR electric rates look likely to rise
Issued: August 26, 2014
The island’s high electricity rates could be headed higher under new energy reform legislation and an accord with Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority...
Guilty pleas from ‘mafia’ of crooked cops
Issued: August 26, 2014
Sixteen former officers have pleaded guilty to federal charges for their roles in a criminal organization run out of the Puerto Rico Police...
Chef celebrates PR in new cookbook
Issued: August 26, 2014
Acclaimed Puerto Rican chef and restaurateur José Santaella is celebrating the island’s rich culinary tradition with a new cookbook. ...
Talks fail, Doral case headed to trial
Issued: August 26, 2014
Doral Financial Corp. and the Puerto Rico Treasury Department are heading to trial after negotiations failed in their $230 million tax fight. ...
Doral adviser back on the attack
Issued: August 26, 2014
Economist Robert Shapiro continues to play the credibility card in the $230 million tax fight between his consulting client Doral Financial Corp. and...


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