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  1. New Bedford celebrates Cape Verde independence with 43rd annual paradeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    With the blue flag of Cape Verde waving throughout neighborhoods, Everisto "Victor" Fonseca kicked off the 43rd annual Cape Verdean Recognition Day Parade as this year's grand marshal.   has held the parade to celebrate Cape Verdean culture and heritage each year on July 5. Cape Verde won its independence from Portugal in 1975.  The day also marks a reunion of family and friends as the community gets together and visitors come from out of town to join the festivities.  "I'm here to celebrate the Fourth of July and Cape Verde independence. It makes everything one celebration.

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  2. New book 'Phoenix of the Seas' looks at Ernestina-Morrisseya s epic historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Henrique Mendes put her into the packet trade, renaming her the Ernestina.  She voyaged from Cape Cod to Cape Verde, her decks “crowded with everything from live animals to trucks.” After falling on hard times, she was rebuilt and ...

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  3. Mukherjee greets Algeria, Venezuela on their independence daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Big News Network.com

    ... Mukherjee also extended his greetings and felicitations to the government and people of African island nation of Cape Verde on the eve of their national day.

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  4. Prez Mukherjee extends greetings to Cape Verde on eve of their National DayRead the original story

    Saturday | Newkerala.com

    President Pranab Mukherjee on Saturday extended his greetings and felicitations to the Government and people of the Republic of Cape Verde on the eve of their National Day. "On behalf of the Government, the people of India and on my own behalf, it gives me great pleasure to convey to you, to the Government and the people of the Republic of Cape Verde warm greetings and felicitations on the occasion of your National Day," President Mukherjee said in his message to Jorge Carlos Fonseca, President of Cape Verde.

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  5. Summer, Feng Shui, and the elements: creating harmonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 3 | Examiner.com

    ... (in the U.S.A.), Canada Day, Bastille Day in France, Unity Day in Zambia, Rwanda, Independence Day in Algeria, Cape Verde, Venezuela, the Solomon Islands, Argentina, the Bahamas, Slovakia, Columbia, Puerto Rico, the Maldives, Peru, and Vanatu. There ...

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  6. London's first Caribbean Carnival?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Trinidad Guardian

    During the summers of the mid-1960s, social worker Rhaune Laslett persuaded Russ Henderson and his steelband trio to parade on the streets of Notting Hill at different events she had. The complex history of London's Notting Hill Carnival is widely understood to evolve from these events.

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  7. Comprehensive Pedro Costa Retrospective and Run of 'Horse Money' in JulyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 20 | Film Comment

    ... film." Since his second feature, Casa de Lava (1994), Costa's films have been anchored in two related places: the Cape Verde archipelago and Fontainhas, the slum in which many people from that former Portuguese colony found themselves after moving ...

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  8. the FSLC Presents Let Us Now Praise Famous Men: the Films of Pedro CostaRead the original story

    Thursday Jun 18 | PressReleasePoint

    ... film." Since his second feature, Casa de Lava (1994), Costa's films have been anchored in two related places: the Cape Verde archipelago and Fontainhas, the slum in which many people from that former Portuguese colony found themselves after moving ...

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  9. FSLC to Celebrate Pedro Costa with 'Let Us Now Praise Famous Men', 7/17-23Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... film." Since his second feature, Casa de Lava (1994), Costa's films have been anchored in two related places: the Cape Verde archipelago and Fontainhas, the slum in which many people from that former Portuguese colony found themselves after moving ...

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  10. Nigeria/Chad: Nigeria Wins, South Africa, Zambia Held in AFCON QualifiersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 14 | AllAfrica.com

    Nigeria made a winning start, Zimbabwe created an upset, and South Africa and Zambia were held at home as Africa Cup of Nations matchday 1 qualifying continued Saturday. Cape Verde scored seven goals and Angola four against weak rivals in other games as the contest to find 15 teams for the 2017 finals in Gabon unfolded.

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  11. To sister, shooting victim was 'someone to take care of you'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Boston.com

    ... that talk." Jonathan was born in the United States, but when he was 5, visited the island of Brava, part of the Cape Verde archipelago, where his family is from. He loved Cape Verdean cuisine and often asked his mother to prepare his favorites. ...

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  12. Cape Verde: Nation's Newest Voice Sends Message to GirlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | AllAfrica.com

    Praia/Paris - Elida Almeida is Cape Verde's newest star, with thousands of fans in Africa and Europe. She sings, dances, plays the guitar, tells jokes, and makes her audiences laugh as well as groove.

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  13. To sister, shooting victim was - someone to take care of you'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Boston.com

    ... their house. Jonathan was born in the United States, but when he was 5, visited the island of Brava, part of the Cape Verde archipelago, where his family is from. He loved traditional Cape Verdean cuisine and often asked his mother to prepare his ...

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  14. Cape Verde's Newest Voice Sends Message to GirlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Inter Press Service

    Elida Almeida, whose music carries a serious message "about the importance of overcoming setbacks, avoiding unplanned pregnancy and following one's dreams". Credit: Brian Cook/Golden Sky Media - Elida Almeida is Cape Verde's newest star, with thousands of fans in Africa and Europe.

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  15. Jury selection In Aaron Hernandez double murder trial to begin In DecemberRead the original story

    May 21, 2015 | Boston Herald

    Former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez will stand trial for the 2012 murder of two Dorchester men beginning in December, a Superior Court judge ruled Thursday. Judge Jeffrey Locke set jury selection for Dec. 1 in the July 2012 homicides of Daniel de Abreu, 29, and Safiro Furtado, 28, both Cape Verdeans who lived in Dorchester.

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  16. It's now - Green InternationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Warwickonline.com

    When Arik De, chief operating officer for Cape Verde Airlines , bragged at a reception Tuesday at Green Airport that in the last month 87 percent of airline's flights were on time, there was a round of applause.

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  17. Our immigrant neighbors need help; Sign up at the Civic ForumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2015 | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    ... families, all of whom contribute to the rich culture of Dorchester, including newcomers from the European Union, Cape Verde and continental Africa, China and other East Asian nations, Vietnam and other parts of Southeast Asia, Haiti, the Dominican ...

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  18. TACV a " Cabo Verde Airlines Service Lands at Rhode Islanda s T.F. Green AirportRead the original story

    Jun 3, 2015 | Business Wire

    Cabo Verde Airlines arrival at Green Airport included a ceremonial water salute and waving of US and Cabo Verde flags )--Today, TACV - Cabo Verde Airlines , began service from its new North American base - T.F. Green Airport in Rhode Island. TACV is the official airline of Cabo Verde and offers twice weekly flights on Tuesdays and Thursday aboard 757 aircraft to the city of Praia on the island of Santiago.

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  19. Nigeria: Akinwumi Adesina Wins AfDB PresidencyRead the original story

    May 29, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... who was also a former Director, Private sector development and competitiveness programme, World Bank Project, Cape Verde. The others were Samura Kamara, the minister of foreign affairs and international cooperation of Sierra Leone; Thomas Sakala, a ...

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  20. Africa: Nigerian Minister Adesina Elected AfDB PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | AllAfrica.com

    ... who was also a former Director, Private sector development and competitiveness programme, World Bank Project, Cape Verde. The others were Samura Kamara, the Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of Sierra Leone; Thomas Sakala, a ...

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