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In the heart of Tampa's Cuban community, Ybor City, La Segunda Central Bakery has been making Cuban bread for more than 100 years. "There's a lot of big companies making Cuban bread by machine," said Anthony More, the bakery's owner. "It's not the same here." More says the bakery struggles to ...
Meeting on Heritage Cities Management to Be Held in Cuba. Meeting on ... In the meeting, which has as Honorary President the City Historian, Eusebio Leal, will be present more than 50 speakers from Venezuela, Bolivia, Argentina, Mexico, United States, Holland, and Turkey, among other countries.

Officials with the U.S. Geological Survey release a new study on a population of exotic, invasive Cuban tree frogs that have been found in the Crescent City. Researchers said the nearest known population of the Cuban tree frogs is in Florida, which is the first known breeding population in the mainland U.S. ...
“To cook is nothing but being an artist,” explains Guillermo Pernot, the chef-partner at Cuba Libre in Old City and winner of many accolades, including Esquire's Chef of the Year and the James Beard award for Best Chef of the Mid-Atlantic Region. For the past 12 years, Pernot has dedicated himself to ...
Studio City home where Oscar winner Cuba Gooding Jr. got his feet wet gets new owner. Lauren Beale. By Lauren Beale. Apr 26, 2018 | 8:00 AM. Studio City home where Oscar winner Cuba Gooding Jr. got his feet wet gets new. Brick and decking surrounds the kidney-shaped swimming pool. (Nourmand & Assoc.).
Four young Cuban musicians are performing this weekend in the Twin Cities as part of an effort to develop a joint U.S.-Cuban youth orchestra. Cuban American Youth Orchestra Executive Director Rena Kraut first met some of the students when she went with the Minnesota Orchestra on its historic visit to ...

The career synopsis of the Cuban-born dancer Carlos Acosta reads like a fairy tale. As a dark-skinned boy from an especially poor part of Havana, he was forced to audition for the national ballet school by his father, who wanted him off the streets. After he was accepted, he started winning competitions in ...
The Festival features the US debut of Acosta Danza, the company founded and directed by international ballet superstar Carlos Acosta, in a three-night run; and closes with an evening of Afro-Cuban music curated by, and featuring, pianist, composer, and arranger Arturo O'Farrill and the Afro Latin Jazz ...
"I am 18, Cuban and bisexual:" That's how Gonzalez began a powerful essay she wrote for Harper's Bazaar. .... And then she tussled with the NRA: At a CNN Town Hall about the future of gun control, she pointedly told NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch, who wouldn't directly answer her question: "I want ...
Last month I was invited to speak with students and faculty at a theological colloquium in the Cuban coastal city of Matanzas. This is a new moment for Cuba, and I imagine that the next time I travel there I won't find the same country I visited this time around. In April, Cuba's National Assembly will elect a ...

Visit the capital city of Havana and other colonial cities, along with fishing villages and tobacco fields, on a tour to Cuba, one of the hottest travel destinations for 2018. ... Includes accommodations, most meals, local guide and driver, U.S. guide ground transportation, entrance fees and Cuban visa.
A GoFundMe account was set up for Lianet Ruiz Denis' remains to be sent back to Cuba. ... Ruiz Denis and Sosa Rodriguez's social-media accounts list that they are both from Sagua la Grande, Cuba, a city on the island's north coast about 175 miles east of Havana, and that they are Facebook friends.
Cuba, that elusive island unfurling across the Caribbean like a tangled flag, sits barely 100 miles south of Key West. 100 miles! And yet, in ... Our visit came at a strange time for Cuban-American relations, as the country languishes in a period of post-Fidel, post-Obama uncertainty. Many Cubans we talked to ...
If you want to see the work of one of the dance world's most fascinating performers and one of its most influential choreographers, put these two shows on your calendar. First, at New York City Center is "Acosta Danza: Debut" from the Cuban-born ballet superstar Carlos Acosta. Acosta has danced all over ...
Take a tour around the city to visit the main sights, such as Plaza de la Revolucion, Christ Of Havana and the posh neighbourhood of Miramar. The best way to explore the city though is on foot. It's hard to get lost as Havana's streets follow a simple grid. The main squares in the Old Town are also very close ...
CUBA, NY — Two Village trustee positions are on Tuesday's ballot, and the candidates are running uncontested. Incumbent Lori Sweet is seeking re-election, and Steven Raub is running for a position left open by Douglas Clayson's decision not to seel re-election. Both positions are for two-year terms.
It's a lesson Arby's is learning the hard way, after releasing its Miami Cuban sandwich, a sub roll topped with smoked ham, pork loin, Swiss cheese, pickles, and ... As many Twitter users pointed out, the Cubano originated in Ybor City (in Tampa Bay), and the city's so proud of the sandwich that it passed a ...


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