9 hrs ago
Florida university opens TB lab in Haiti
Dr. Michael Lauzardo says that the 1,500 square-feet facility will bring graduate students from outside Haiti to work with Haitian technicians who will then go on to work at the national laboratory.
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9 hrs ago
Notre Dame seeks sustainable home model for Haiti
That is what Engineering2Empower, or E2E, is working to do in Haiti, the South Bend Tribune reports .
17 hrs ago
Worcester Telegram & Gazette
Alumnus Len Gengel to be graduation speaker for Becker
Thirty years ago, Len Gengel sat in the audience listening to someone else give a speech as he graduated with a business administration degree from Becker Junior College.
Tue Apr 22, 2014
'Minecraft' Helps Residents Remake Developing Cities
For the most part, video games are simply another form of entertainment like movies, television and books; rarely will a video game serve a purpose other than to provide a leisurely pastime.
The Huffington Post
Kerry Kennedy: Faith in Action: Spending Holy Week at Zamni Beni Haitian Children's Home
It's been pretty hectic the last few weeks, and I'm very happy that Easter is here, with daffodils and forsythia in bloom, lilacs on the way, and chocolate finally allowed after 40 days of abstinence .
Bangor Daily News
Portland Mayor Michael Brennan leads trip to sister city in Japan
Following in the footsteps of his sons, who visited Portland's sister city with youth and sports cultural exchanges, Brennan left Saturday for a week in the Japanese city, celebrating its 30-year sister-city relationship with Portland.
Byron Center middle school students provide clean water to Third-World countries
Hundreds of residents in Third-World countries are drinking clean water thanks to a group of Byron Center middle school students.
Lady of Cite Soleil
Cite Solei is an extremely impoverished and densely populated commune located in the Port-au-Prince metropolitan area in Haiti.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
Lafayette Parish Sheriff's Office Daily Arrest Report
The 64th-ranked Ragin' Cajuns men's tennis team defeated fourth-seeded UT Arlington 4-1 on Saturday at the City Park Tennis... This is the St. Martin Parish Daily Arrest Report for April 19, 2014.
Canadian visits to Haiti on rise as country continues tourism push
Although its sandy white beaches may rival any country in the Caribbean, Haiti's troubled past has set the country far behind its neighbours when it comes to tourism.
Sat Apr 19, 2014
The Big Interview: Malaria survivor from Newton continues battle by fundraising
The 34-year-old from Newton was helping with the earthquake relief effort in Haiti, when she was suddenley struck down and found herself in intensive care.
Tyler Morning Telegraph
Haitian tours East Texas to raise awareness of his church
Courtesy Children eat at Nehemiah Vision Ministries campus in Haiti. The organization has over 100 children in need of sponsorship Courtesy Children who receive services play soccer on the Nehemiah Vision Ministries campus in Haiti.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Caribbean News Now!
Commentary: Good Friday in Haiti
By Jean H Charles My former pastor, Father Alphonse Quennel, now Bishop Kennel, might have been elevated to that rank because of his special skills in organization.
How Christians Observe Good Friday Around the World
In the Christian faith, Good Friday - the Friday before Easter Sunday - marks the crucifixion of Jesus Christ and the last day of Holy Week, or Jesus' last week of earthly life.
Voice of America
Audit Finds US Housing Aid Program in Haiti Falls Short
Haitian woman Romaine, one of the thousands made homeless by the 2010 earthquake, leans on a wall being built by the owners of the land where she lives in Shelter Camp 3, one of 385 informal 'tent cities' still existing since the disaster, in the Delmas suburb of Port-au-Prince, April 22, 2013.
Richard Sexton connects New Orleans and Caribbean in 'Creole World' photo book
Richard Sexton: 'I don't just celebrate the past. I'm looking to see how the past can help us get to the future.'
P rez Art Museum opens unprecedented exploration of the cultural history of the Caribbean
Caribbean: Crossroads of the World, opening April 18, 2014 at Perez Art Museum Miami , explores the diverse cultural history of the Caribbean and its diaspora, highlighting over two centuries of rarely seen works dating from after the Haitian Revolution to the present.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
Miami Firm's Venezuelan Security Expert Accused of Terrorism
The police station burned bright as a bonfire. As cars hissed past on the Caracas highway, flames consumed the roadside structure as if it were kindling.
The Wellington Advertiser
Food from Moorefield combats hunger in Haiti
It's been one year since the Christian Aid Ministries food drying program known as Reapers of Hope was opened at 1 Parkview Drive in Moorefield.
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Caribbean News Now!
OAS anticorruption mechanism holds on-site visit to Haiti
PORT AU PRINCE, Haiti -- A Commission of the Anti-Corruption Mechanism of the Organization of American States held an "on-site" visit to Haiti from April 8 10 with the country's consent, as part of the analysis that the mechanism carries out in accordance with the methodology adopted by consensus among its member countries.