Haiti is one of the least developed and least stable countries in the Western Hemisphere. While the availability of consumer goods and services is adequate in the capital, Port-au-Prince, other parts of the country experience chronic shortages. Most consumer products are imported and expensive. Some tourism facilities in the large cities and resort areas are satisfactory, but many are rudimentary at best, and are difficult to find in most rural areas and small towns.
´╗┐How The Fugees? ?The Score? Brought Haiti And Hip-Hop Together
The Fugees'áThe Score was a cultural moment for Haitians across the world, but more specifically Haitian-Americans, normalizing and legitimizing all they had to contribute as part of hip-hop and pop ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 22 Sep 2021 10:17:00 GMT
School News: Monomoy High Students Raise Money For Haitian Disaster Relief
Monomoy High School students help raise money for Haitian relief. From left, Yanni Jean-Jacques, Rood Cheron, Harrison Aristhomane, and Jordan Charlot. TIM WOOD PHOTO It's ?Helping Haiti Week? at ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 21 Sep 2021 21:00:00 GMT
Hispanic Heritage Month: Bronx Community College offering immersive 5-day-a-week ESL program
Bronx Community College offers a unique English as a Second Language program called CLIP, CUNY Language Immersion Program. It's an immersive, five-day-a-week college-prep approach that differs from ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 21 Sep 2021 15:10:00 GMT
COVID-19 creates dire US shortage of teachers, school staff
One desperate California school district is sending flyers home in students? lunchboxes, telling parents it?s ?now hiring.? Elsewhere, principals are filling ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 22 Sep 2021 11:03:00 GMT
Torrington native finds new life in Haiti
?I wanted to start working and teaching in my sophomore ... take a year off and spend it working in Haiti,? she said. ?I was connected to an English school, Quisqueya Christian School ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 06 Sep 2021 03:15:00 GMT
Haiti?s low COVID-19 vaccination rate sparks worries, prompts calls to step it up
Underneath an open-air aluminum awning and fans, patients trickle in to get a much-awaited jab of a COVID-19 vaccine on the outskirts of Haiti?s capital.
Publ.Date : Thu, 16 Sep 2021 07:13:51 GMT
Community asked to partake in survey to provide input on what permanent superintendent should posses
A survey has become live for what the community would like to see in their new superintendent for the School District of Lee County. The English Survey can be found at the Spanish Survey at and the ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 15 Sep 2021 17:00:00 GMT
See what\'s cooking at Sunshine Kitchen co-op for food entrepreneurs in Fort Pierce
Food incubator's two dozen tenants produce everything from mead and hot sauce to food truck fare and vending machine salads. See what else is cooking.
Publ.Date : Fri, 24 Sep 2021 13:10:38 GMT
\'She was going to go far\': 12-year-old killed in hit-and-run just started school in Indy
Police are searching for a red 2016 to 2018 Honda Civic they believe fled after the Aug. 27 crash at North Mitthoeffer Road and Penrith Drive ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 17 Sep 2021 11:13:00 GMT
One dead in drive-by shooting at school bus stop
A drive-by shooting at a school bus stop Wednesday morning in Kentucky left a 16-year-old student dead and another hospitalized, police said.
Publ.Date : Thu, 23 Sep 2021 07:35:00 GMT
Officials: Many migrants from border camp staying in US
Many Haitian migrants camped in a small Texas border town are being released in the United States, two U.S. officials said, undercutting the Biden administration?s ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 23 Sep 2021 05:50:00 GMT
A Black Composer Finally Arrives at the Metropolitan Opera
Terence Blanchard, best known for scoring Spike Lee films, reopens the 138-year-old opera company with ?Fire Shut Up in My Bones.? ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 23 Sep 2021 04:42:00 GMT