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2013-01-29 12:25:54

WASHINGTON, Jan. 29, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The following tip sheet was released today by the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91889LOGO) One-, three- and five-year estimates from the 2011 Puerto Rico Community Survey have been released in Spanish via the Census Bureau's American FactFinder data access tool. (These estimates have already been released in English.) The American Community Survey also is conducted in Puerto Rico, where it is...

2013-01-28 20:21:17

Former Governor Luis Fortuno Among Speakers at D.C. Press Conference Tuesday WASHINGTON, Jan. 28, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Latino Partnership for Conservative Principles, a leading voice for Latinos, will hold a press conference on Tuesday, January 29 to announce a new initiative to encourage conservatives to support Puerto Rican statehood, which will include educational forums, advocacy in Congress and grassroots events. The group of conservative leaders will call on Congress...

2013-01-15 08:24:12

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Jan. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Triple-S Management Corporation (NYSE: GTS) today announced that it plans to release financial results for the fourth quarter ended December 31, 2012, before the market opens on February 6, 2013. Ramon M. Ruiz-Comas, President and Chief Executive Officer, will host a conference call to discuss these results at 9:00 a.m. Eastern Time. Management will also provide its 2013 outlook for the company. To participate on the call, please dial...

2013-01-14 16:21:49

MIAMI, Jan. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- America CV Network, the station group that owns and operates America TeVe in Miami, New York and Puerto Rico, announced today that it will launch a new Spanish language station under the name Miami TeVe. Miami TeVe will serve the increasingly multi-cultural Hispanic population by creating hyper-local content that will celebrate the wide spectrum of colors and flavors of the Miami audience. "Miami TeVe's mission is to be a mass vehicle through which...

2012-12-10 16:22:48

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico, Dec. 10, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- America CV Network, the station group that represents America TeVe and MundoFox in Puerto Rico, presented a very successful upfront event for both stations in Puerto Rico on December 6(th) 2012, under the theme "Better Together". Approximately 250 members of Puerto Rico's advertising industry gathered at the hotel and casino La Concha Rennaisance Resort to witness an unforgettable night of exciting announcements about 2013 programming....

2012-12-07 08:20:39

IRVINE, Calif., Dec. 7, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Mazda North American Operations (MNAO) today announced the appointment of International Automotive Distributor Group, LLC (IADG), as the distributor of record for Mazda cars and sport utility vehicles throughout Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, effective December 28, 2012. In this new role, IADG will be responsible for all aspects of the distribution, sales and service of Mazda vehicles in Puerto Rico and the U.S.V.I. "The appointment of...

2012-12-05 16:21:25

CHARLOTTE, N.C., Dec, 5, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Horizon Lines, Inc. (OTCQB: HRZL), one of the nation's leading domestic ocean shipping companies, today announced it is adjusting its Puerto Rico service schedule to better align its deployed capacity with market demand and to improve cargo availability times in San Juan. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121205/CL24906 )(Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121119/MM15928LOGO ) Effective January 10, 2013, the company will offer...

2012-12-04 16:24:50

MIAMI, Dec. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- America TeVe, the leading independent station in South Florida, was recognized by the Suncoast Regional Chapter of the National Academy of Television (NATAS, for its acronym in English) in nine categories, receiving a total of sixteen Emmy Awards®. "We are extremely proud of this achievement and we are sincerely flattered. Not only does it represent the industry's recognition of the excellence and dedication of our employees, but it is also a great...

2012-12-04 16:21:14

PRINCETON, N.J., Dec. 4, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- TOTE, Inc. announced today it has committed to the construction of two new state-of-the-art containerships for the Puerto Rico trade, with options for three more vessels for additional domestic service. The agreement with General Dynamics NASSCO represents a major technological milestone in international shipping. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20121204/PH23750 ) The vessels will be the most environmentally friendly containerships...

2012-11-13 12:28:23

NEW YORK, Nov. 13, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Local market consumer research firm Scarborough today formally announced its entrance into the Puerto Rico DMA(TM) with a premier new insights service. Currently in the field utilizing a representative sample, the new service named Scarborough Puerto Rico, will include expansive attitudinal data as well as a comprehensive array of consumer behavior-based measures. The Puerto Rico data will include media consumption patterns, consumer attitudes and...


Latest Puerto Rico Reference Libraries

El Yunque National Forest
2013-12-24 11:12:40

The El Yunque National Forest, previously known as the Luquillo National Forest and the Caribbean National Forest, is a forest that is located in northeastern Puerto Rico. It’s the only tropical rain forest in the United States National Forest System. The forest is commonly referred to as El Yunque, which might be attributed to either a Spanish approximation of the aboriginal Taino word yu-ke which means “white lands”, or the word “anvil” which is yunque in Spanish. The second...

2012-06-14 07:39:44

Symbol: VOTE Group: Dicot Family: Gentianaceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Forb/herb Native Status: PR    N Synonyms:   LEPO2 Leiphaimos portoricensis Britton Distribution: VoyriatenellaHook. distribution:USA+(PR) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants...

2012-06-14 07:56:47

Symbol: VEBO2 Group: Dicot Family: Asteraceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Shrub Vine Native Status: PR    N Distribution: VernoniaborinquensisUrb. distribution:USA+(PR) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta – Flowering plants Class   Magnoliopsida – Dicotyledons...

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2012-06-14 08:56:57

Symbol: TEBI2 Group: Dicot Family: Melastomataceae Duration: Perennial Growth Habit: Tree Native Status: PR    N Synonyms:   MEBI2 Menendezia biflora (Cogn.) Britton Distribution: Tetrazygiabiflora(Cogn.) Urb. distribution:USA+(PR) Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Subkingdom   Tracheobionta – Vascular plants Superdivision   Spermatophyta – Seed plants Division   Magnoliophyta –...

2012-06-14 09:35:42

Symbol: SPPO9 Group: Moss Family: Sphagnaceae Growth Habit: Nonvascular Native Status: NA    N Classification:       Kingdom   Plantae – Plants Division   Bryophyta – Mosses Subdivision   Musci Class   Sphagnopsida – Peat mosses Subclass   Sphagnidae Order   Sphagnales Family   Sphagnaceae Genus   Sphagnum L. – sphagnum Species   Sphagnum portoricense Hampe...

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