Tag: Puerto Rico

Side Street: Gone With the Wind, a Puerto Rican Dream

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December 10, 2017 Side Street By DAVID GONZALEZ There really ought to be a law about playing “En Mi Viejo San Juan” these days. Even in the best of times, the song’s melancholy lyrics about a native son…

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Side Street: On the Mainland, a Duty to Help Puerto Rico

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October 29, 2017 Side Street By DAVID GONZALEZ After a month of silence since Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, Edwin Aponte finally made contact last week with the world beyond his town of Coamo. It came via a…

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International Coquito Masters Qualifier Event – Who Makes the Best Coquito?

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Coquito is often referred to as Puerto Rican egg nog, but it is a global drink rich in all things coconut. Traditionally the beverage is served during the Christmas and Three Kings Day holidays. For the past ten…

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National Puerto Rican Day Parade 11AM – 6PM Today

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National Puerto Rican Day Parade Come join the parade… today!  June 10, 2012 11am – 6pm New York City Parade Route: Fifth Avenue from 44th to 79th Streets ~SEE YOU THERE ! ! !

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