English articles

  • Francisco Arriví: Father of the Puerto Rican Theater

    Francisco Arriví became known as the Father of the Puerto Rican Theater, and was often referred to as Paco. Born on 24 July 1915 in the San Juan district of Santurce, Francisco Arriví's ...

  • Alomar Inducted into Hall of Fame

    His induction into the Baseball Hall of Fame is not only a great and memorable moment in the life of Roberto Alomar, but is a moment of pride for every Puerto Rican and those of Puerto Rican ...

  • Launch of Ritz Carlton Reserve

    Dorado Beach became a destination for the rich and famous when Laurence Rockefeller opened the Dorado Beach Resort. Celebrities flocked to Puerto Rico to be a part of luxury island resort ...

  • Puerto Rican Baseball Star Roberto Clemente

    Born on 18 August 1934, in Carolina, Roberto Clemente was the youngest of his seven siblings. His father, Don Melchor, was a hard working man, but money was very tight, forcing Clemente to ...

  • Volleyball Victory for Puerto Rico

    Twelve countries entered the 2011 Pan-American Volleyball Cup, and the tenth edition of this tournament is being hosted in Cuidad Juarez, in Mexico. It kicked off on 1 July 2011 and the finals ...

  • Adrenalina Skateboard Marathon

    A new and exciting event will be taking place in four different locations this year, allowing skateboarders to show off their talents and endurance. The first round will be held in New York ...

  • José Campeche: Renowned Visual Artist

    The name might not sound familiar, but José Campeche was a visual artist from Puerto Rico who not only gained local respect but also international fame. He is said to be the founder of visual ...

  • Puerto Rican Vejigantes Masks

    I saw them everywhere I travelled in Puerto Rico. In museums, restaurants, and even in people's homes, the creatures known by locals as vejigantes leered at me, their grotesque features ...

  • Hollywood Actor Luiz Guzman

    Luiz Guzman is a world famous actor who has been able to use his wolfish looks and stocky build to land himself unforgettable roles in mainstream movies. He has also managed to land very good ...

  • Puerto Rico’s Famous Piña Colada

    Most of us think of tropical beaches and palm trees when we drink a piña colada, but few know where this tasty drink actually originated from. Over the years, the drink has been modernized and ...