Puerto Rico will have a gas pipeline “from Florida to San Juan”

    Ricky Rosello, the PNP candidate for governor of Puerto Rico, has a solution for the island’s energy needs. He wants to build an undersea gas pipeline from Florida to San Juan. This pipeline would be 1,200… Read More

Vulture funds are suing Puerto Rico to death

  The ink isn’t dry on the PROMESA bill, and the Financial Control Board members have not been announced…but this does not stop the vulture funds. Twenty-seven of them are already suing Puerto Rico, demanding their money as… Read More

Historic Photo of the Day: The New York & Porto Rico Steamship Company…100 years later

  This first photo shows the New York & Porto Rico Steamship Company shipping pier, close to the San Antonio Canal of San Juan Harbor.   It was taken in the early 1900s. This second photo was taken 100… Read More

Historic Photo of the Day: The Cockpit

  This image was taken by Edwin Rosskam in the San Juan area, in December 1937. The image contains a few points of interest. #1 It is very much “a guy thing.” Over fifty men, but not one… Read More

Historic Photo of the Day: Sweatshop in San Juan

  In the spirit of Thanksgiving, we should all give great honor to this photo. These are the women who worked in sweatshops for 20 cents an hour, 8 dollars a week…both on the island, and in the… Read More