Cap-Haitien, Haiti Newswire

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  1. Haiti women inmates allowed a rare family visit dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 30 | The Peninsula

    ... looking forward to spending Mother's Day with her children who are 24, 26 and 28 years old. They live in Cap-Haitien, Haiti's second-largest city which is about 200 kilometers (about 125 miles) from the capital Port-au-Prince, and the cost of the ...

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  2. Hike 4 Healing raises $10,000Read the original story w/Photo

    May 24, 2016 | Lake County Record-Bee

    KELSEYVILLE >> Sponsors, supporters, volunteers and approximately 30 hikers recently helped Worldwide Healing Hands raise more than $10,000 during this year's Hike 4 Healing, an annual fundraiser to help the organization continue its delivery of much-needed health services in underserved areas of the world and free health screenings for homeless and impoverished in Lake County. Event participants traversed the Wright Summit Trail on Mount Konocti, a trail with an elevation gain of 1,600 feet and a distance of a little more than 6 miles round-trip, on a breezy yet sunny Saturday.

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  3. May 6, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Voice of America

    Haitian students walk as they head to a security zone during an Earthquake and Tsunami Emergency drill in the city of Cap-Haitien. An estimated 4,500 people participated in the activities during the exercise.

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  4. Judge dismisses sex trafficking claim against Fairfield U.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Connecticut Post

    ... is Oct. 5, 2026. Perlitz founded Project Pierre Toussaint, a school for orphaned and abandoned boys in Cap-Haitien, Haiti, in 1997. For nearly a decade, from 1999 to 2008, Perlitz victimized boys ranging in age from 9 to 21 years old, according to ...

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  5. Judge dismisses sex trafficking claim against Fairfield UnivesityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Connecticut Post

    Douglas Perlitz, center, in Haiti, at the "Village" with some of the boys from the Project Pierre Toussaint, a program in Cap-Haitien designed to give a future to boys with none. Douglas Perlitz, center, in Haiti, at the "Village" with some of the boys from the Project Pierre Toussaint, a program in Cap-Haitien designed to give a future to boys with none.

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  6. Haiti's cholera epidemic could become a permanent problemRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    Patients and companions are seen at the Cholera Treatment Center run by the Haitian Ministry of Public Health and Population in collaboration with Doctors Without Borders in Port-au-Prince. Though the number of cholera cases has decreased from a peak of approximately 25,000 cases per month, it is likely that thousands of people are still falling ill with the disease.

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  7. Sunrise begins ATR 42 serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 18, 2016 | Air Transport World

    Sunrise Airways began Port-au-Prince-Camaguey, Cuba, service with a new leased ATR 42-320. The 46-seat aircraft will also serve Port-au-Prince-Santiago de Cuba.

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  8. Help for Haiti is on the wayRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 19, 2016 | The Chilliwack Progress

    Whitaker and a team of 17 others from Sardis Fellowship Baptist Church are collecting donations for their second service trip Haiti next month. They'll be joining the United Christians International organization in the small village of Caiman, in the Central Plateau of Haiti.

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  9. Event aims to help HaitiansRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2016 | Daily Herald

    In the 10 times Amy McTeague has traveled to Haiti, she has been to extremely impoverished areas where people live in ramshackle shacks, have little food, clean water, medical care or sanitation and few opportunities for employment and education. What: Hope for Haitians Night Where: Two Brothers Roundhouse, 205 N. Broadway, Aurora When: 7 to 10:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 16 Cost: $5 suggested donation Info: 847-0656 or hopeforhaitians.org Most of those trips were taken on behalf of Hope for Haitians , a 15-year-old Rockford-based nonprofit charity organization.

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  10. Rotary Club's donation helps bring water to Haitian schoolRead the original story

    Feb 12, 2016 | Western Star

    When Live Different does a community build, it doesn't only go in and do what it thinks needs to be done. Diane Crocker/The Western Star Charles Roberts, executive director of Live Different, addressed the Rotary Club of Corner Brook at the Glynmill Inn on Thursday.

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  11. Columbia Association Seeking Haiti Sister City Committee MembersRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 3, 2016 | Patch.com

    Volunteers are needed for Columbia Association's Cap-Haitien Sister City Committee. CA's Board of Directors voted in January to move forward with establishing a sister city relationship with the community of Cap-Haitien, a UNESCO World Heritage Site on the northern coast of Haiti with a population of about 190,000 people.

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  12. President Michel Martelly tells Haitians to go vote despite fear of violenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | The Miami Herald

    Haitian President Michel Martelly is calling on Haitians to head to the polls Sunday despite fears of violence and a chorus of voices warning that the conditions do not exist to hold the partial legislative and presidential runoffs. "Wake up early to go vote for the person who you want, the person whom you think can better represent you, the person who can make the country work," Martelly said in a national address on state-owned Radio Television Nationale d'Haiti on Thursday evening.

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  13. Family LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 21, 2016 | Floyd County Times

    I'm a little sad this week. At the time you are reading this, we were supposed to be in Haiti.

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  14. No trip to HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2016 | Williamson Daily News Online

    I'm a little sad this week. At the time you are reading this, we were supposed to be in Haiti.

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  15. Several election offices attacked in Haiti as runoff nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | Newsday

    A protester hacks a gas station pump with a machete during a protest against President Michel Martelly's government to demand the cancellation of the Jan. 24, elections, in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Monday, Jan. 18, 2016. Disputed election results have brought paralyzing street protests and many broad accusations of electoral fraud from civil society and opposition groups.

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  16. (NBC) At least two vehicles have been set on fire in Haiti.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | KRISTV.COM Corpus Christi

    Stone-throwing demonstrators on Monday smashed car windows and set at least two vehicles ablaze in Haiti's capital, hours after several electoral offices were attacked in northern towns as the country prepares for a Jan. 24 presidential and legislative runoff. Roughly 2,000 protesters took to the streets in downtown Port-au-Prince calling for new elections and the immediate removal of outgoing President Michel Martelly, among other grievances.

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  17. Several election offices attacked in Haiti as runoff nearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2016 | Erie Times News

    "' Stone-throwing demonstrators on Monday smashed car windows and set at least two vehicles ablaze in Haiti's capital, hours after several electoral offices were attacked in northern towns as the country prepares for a Jan. 24 presidential and legislative runoff. Roughly 2,000 protesters took to streets in downtown Port-au-Prince calling for new elections and the immediate removal of outgoing President Michel Martelly, among other grievances.

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  18. Corporate Pillaging in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2016 | Grassroots Journal

    The January 2010 earthquake provided a perfect opportunity for many to come and do business in Haiti. Even prior to the earthquake , Bill Clinton led the discussion on developing Haiti through corporate investment.

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  19. Two UN police officers fatally shotRead the original story

    Dec 31, 2015 | The Gleaner

    In a statement Thursday, the Rwanda National Police said the two female officers who were serving under the UN stabilisation mission in Haiti were shot and killed inside their living quarters in Cap Haitien by unidentified assailants.

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  20. .com | 2 Rwanda UN police officers shot in HaitiRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2015 | News24

    Port-au-Prince - Authorities say two UN police officers from Rwanda have been shot dead at their home in northern Haiti.

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