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  Carolina, Puerto Rico - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Carolina is a city located in the northern part of Puerto Rico, a short distance from San Juan.
Carolina was also the home of Jesús T. Piñero, the first Puerto Rican governor to be appointed in that position by the United States government.
Carolina, led since the 1980s by mayor José Aponte, is one of Puerto Rico's most important touristic centers.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Carolina,_Puerto_Rico   (422 words)

  
 Carolina (Puerto Rico)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-20)
Carolina: the sable marks in the coat of arms are very profuse.
Carolina - Its flag consists of three vertical bands, white the lateral ones and red the central one.
In two locations within Carolina I have seen the ermine tails to be golden, bigger and therefore less numerous, and the triband seems to be of equal size, although not so sure about this.
www.crwflags.com /fotw/flags/pr-cn.html   (304 words)

  
 About Puerto Rico . . . Carolina
Carolina is one of the fastest growing cities in Puerto Rico.
Carolina is part of what is known as the Metropolitan Area, which also includes San Juan and all its surrounding major cities, Bayamón, Guaynabo, Caguas and Cataño.
Carolina is commonly known as Tierra de Gigantes (Land of Giants).
www.dollarman.com /puertorico/carolina.html   (209 words)

  
 Ponce, Puerto Rico - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Ponce, the second largest city in Puerto Rico outside of the San Juan metropolitan area is named after the grandson of Spanish conquistador Juan Ponce de León.
Ponce, nicknamed The City of Los Leones after Ponce de León, has one of Puerto Rico's richest histories, dating back to the 17th century.It was founded in 1692 by Loíza Ponce de León, Juan Ponce de León's great-grandson.
Ponce is also the home of the Ponce Museum of Art, which was operated by Puerto Rico's former Governor Luis A. Ferré until his death at the age of 99, the Don Q rum distillery and the Leones de Ponce, Puerto Rico's national basketball champions eleven times.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Ponce,_Puerto_Rico   (609 words)

  
 Carolina, Puerto Rico   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-20)
At Lilly's pharmaceutical plant in Carolina, Puerto Rico, a major initiative since 1990 has been the implementation of Best Management Practices (BMP) to prevent potential contamination of storm water that is discharged from the plant site.
The Carolina plant is considered a pioneer in the implementation of BMP practices in Puerto Rico.
The Puerto Rico Aqueduct and Sewer Authority and the Solid Waste Authority were among the 14 local regulatory agencies that participated in the fair.
www.ehs.lilly.com /1995/global5.html   (152 words)

  
 PUERTO RICO HERALD: Profile: Roberto Clemente   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-20)
Carolina and Pittsburgh don't have much in common, but they do have the same home-town hero - Roberto Clemente.
This 300 acre complex in Carolina, Puerto Rico, features a dormitory, seven baseball diamonds, and instruction in sports from golf to tae kwon-do.
The people of Carolina, where he was born, and of Pittsburgh, where he became a star, have a special claim to Roberto Clemente.
www.puertorico-herald.org /issues/vol3n41/ProfileClemente-en.shtml   (641 words)

  
 History of Puerto Rico III
One of Puerto Rico's greatest national poets, Julia de Burgos was born in Carolina, Puerto Rico, in 1914.
In 1946, the Puerto Rico Independence Party was formed by dissidents who saw the Popular Democratic Party shifting away from the ideal of independence for Puerto Rico.
On July 25, 1952 the "Estado Libre Asociado" or Commonwealth of Puerto Rico was officially implemented and inaugurated by Governor Luis Muñoz Marin.
www.solboricua.com /history3.htm   (1210 words)

  
 Roberto Clemente - MSN Encarta
Roberto Clemente (1934-1972), Puerto Rican professional baseball player, the first Hispanic player elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame (1973).
Roberto Clemente Walker was born in Carolina, Puerto Rico.
He joined a professional Puerto Rican baseball team at age 17.
encarta.msn.com /encyclopedia_761555697/Roberto_Clemente.html   (226 words)

  
 Gamecocks Open Spring Season In Puerto Rico :: Carolina competes at Lady Puerto Rico Classic this Friday through Sunday.
The South Carolina women's golf team opens the Spring portion of its schedule when it travels to Puerto Rico to compete in the Lady Puerto Rico Classic hosted by Purdue University at the Par-72, 7,340-yard Coco Beach Golf and Country Club in Rio Grande, Puerto Rico from Feb. 24-26.
Carolina won the tournament by the narrowest of margins, as Florida made a final-round surge but fell one stroke short with a three-day score of 305-302-297=904.
Carolina opened the Fall with a pair of ninth-place finishes at the Branch Law Firm/Dick McGuire Intercollegiate in Albuquerque, N.M., and at the Lady Tar Heel Invitational in Chapel Hill, N.C. The Fall season ended with a seventh-place finish at The Derby Invitational.
uscsports.cstv.com /sports/w-golf/spec-rel/022306aaa.html   (938 words)

  
 2595 : Entryway : Entertainment : Municipal of Carolina - Carolina, Puerto Rico
This structure has a unique geometry as being about 60% of an overall sphere which was the ideal shape to retrofit a pre-existing amphitheater used for presentations at the Julia De Burgos Park in Carolina, Puerto Rico.
The all aluminum structure is ideal for the weather conditions on the Island of Puerto Rico with its beautiful green Kynar finish.
This amphitheater is used for many different presentations and being protected from both the sun and the rain, has greatly increased the use of such a beautiful facility.
www.starnetint.com /Business/Projects/A2595AB.HTM   (153 words)

  
 Puerto Rican soldier killed in Iraq - JAMAICAOBSERVER.COM
SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico (AP) - A Puerto Rican soldier killed in Iraq last week will be buried in the island's national cemetery on Saturday, US military officials said.
Army Sergeant Carlos M Camacho Rivera, 24, of Carolina, Puerto Rico, was killed November 5 in a rocket attack in Fallujah, Iraq.
At least 21 soldiers from Puerto Rico or of Puerto Rican descent have been killed in the US government's so-called war on terror in Iraq and Afghanistan.
www.jamaicaobserver.com /news/html/20041111T210000-0500_69344_OBS_PUERTO_RICAN_SOLDIER_KILLED_IN_IRAQ_.asp   (207 words)

  
 SHOULD PUERTO RICO BE A STATE?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-20)
Both of the leading parties in Puerto Rico are allied with the national Democratic Party.
Puerto Ricans are U. citizens, but they do not vote in presidential elections and they have only a non-voting delegate in Congress.
Puerto Rico would rank 26th among the states in population, but it ranks much higher than that when it comes to its share of federal government gravy.
www.aim.org /publications/media_monitor/1998/03/12.htm   (523 words)

  
 Touch Screen Event University of Puerto Rico, Carolina, Carolina Regional College Library, Centro de Recursos Building ...
And thank you, Dr. Norman Maldonado, President of the University of Puerto Rico system, and Dr. Juan Sepulveda, Rector of the University of Puerto Rico in Carolina, for helping to make this event possible at this beautiful campus.
It joins six other schools in Puerto Rico with these computers on their campuses.
So, OPM has already benefited from the contributions of alumni from the University of Puerto Rico in Carolina, and we are continuing to look for talented students from this area who might consider starting a career in the Federal Civil Service.
www.opm.gov /speeches/2000/Lachance06-07-00A.htm   (1180 words)

  
 R & F Television, Inc., Carolina, Puerto Rico:Teleproduction Mobile Units
We are located in Carolina, Puerto Rico - and make it our job to cover all of Puerto Rico with remote mobile units for broadcast television.
We are the leaders in sports coverage for all of Puerto Rico.
Mobilizing 3 remote units for broadcast coverage we are the largest supplier in all of Puerto Rico.
www.rftelevision.com   (143 words)

  
 Carolina Puerto Rico Real Estate, Carolina PR Homes for Sale - Updated Listings
With my Carolina Puerto Rico real estate search feature, you will be able to search Carolina and the surrounding areas for hundreds of local area homes just like Carolina PR real estate agents do.
You can also find Carolina PR school reports, mortgage calculators, free home appraisal information, Carolina home advice, Carolina PR homes, real estate listings and condos for sale (including the surrounding areas), daily e-mails of Carolina Puerto Rico listings, and more.
Search Carolina Puerto Rico homes for properties currently listed in Carolina or the surrounding areas.
currentprlisting.com   (336 words)

  
 Vacation Rentals Carolina, Puerto Rico, Puerto Rico
Our location in the Puerto Rican countryside allows visitors the options to explore nearby beaches, to hike rain forest trails, or simply to lounge around the pool while staying at your villa.
We are located in the outer foothills of the rain forest in Carolina, a 20 minute drive to the airport and other attractions like: Old San Juan, Luquillo Beach, and El Yunque.
Puerto Rico has world class surfing spots all around the Island.
www.ivponline.com /vacation-rentals/puerto-rico_puerto-rico_carolina.html   (1201 words)

  
 FIVB Womens Beach - Carolina, Puerto Rico
CAROLINA, PUERTO RICO - Lisa Arce became a first-time winner on the Evian Women's Pro Beach Volleyball Tour by capturing the $50,000 Coors Light Beach Volley '96 with Holly McPeak here Sunday (Apr. 28) on Carolina Beach.
CAROLINA BEACH, PUERTO RICO - Here's the schedule for Saturday's opening six rounds of competition in $50,000 Coors Light Beach Volley '96.
CAROLINA, PUERTO RICO - With four partnership changes among the top eight seeded teams, the Coors Light Beach Volley '96 has attracted a 29-team field here this weekend on the international courts at Carolina Beach.
www.volleyball.org /wpva/results_042896.html   (3601 words)

  
 Transportation, Freight, Trucks. Carolina, Puerto Rico - Home
For your most time sensitive shipments to and from Puerto Rico, or all points worldwide, our Air Freight division is ready to serve you.
Transportation of Freight on the Island of Puerto Rico:
in Carolina, Puerto Rico, for transportation of freight by trucks and
www.transportsolutionspr.com   (231 words)

  
 UFO Photograph : Carolina, Puerto Rico - May 15, 2005   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-20)
The following is a preliminary report of this event in Puerto Rico -- the flight of a large triangular UFO over Puerto Rico.
More witnesses to this sighting are coming forward, since there were more people on the avenue when the event took place.
I was in the town of Carolina near the Los Angeles development, on an avenue exactly facing the airport and beyond Baldorioty [de Castro Avenue], or exactly behind Baldorioty.
www.ufoevidence.org /photographs/section/oldest/photo400.htm   (1481 words)

  
 AAU - Puerto Rico
April 20, 2005 –Peurto Rico held a Girls Basketball Super regional qualifier in Carolina, Puerto Rico under the guidance of Hector Blondet and tournament director Ramon Lopez.
There were over 80 athletes that particiapted in the Puerto Rico's first Super Regional for Girls Basketball.
Carolina Puma won the 14U division with Ponce Poncenas runner up.
www.aausports.org /assoc_PuertoRico.asp?a=News-Stories/pg_News_GirlsBball_05PRsuper.htm   (196 words)

  
 Not Your Average War on Drugs:   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-20)
Carolina, Puerto Rico -- When participants start the bidding at this public auction, they will represent the final chapter in a case that was every pharmacist's and drug store customer's worst nightmare.
In a twist of power, aimed at cutting criminals off from the luxury they enjoy with ill-gotten gains, the Criminal Investigation Division of the Internal Revenue Service and the Food and Drug Administration are putting Philip Masi-Delaurentis' six condos up for public auction on January 22, 2000.
The auction will be held on January 22 at Condado Plaza, 999 Ashford Avenue in the Ponce Ballroom, San Juan, Puerto Rico 00907 at 3:00 p.m.
www.ustreas.gov /auctions/customs/p010600.html   (589 words)

  
 Carolina Puerto Rico Vacation Rentals - ESJ Towers
LOCATION: Five minutes from the airport and fifteen minutes from Old San Juan, ESJ TOWERS is located on the finest beach in Puerto Rico.
Shopping is a pleasure in 2 nearby malls or 15 minutes by taxi, at your choice of three of the Caribbean's largest plazas: Carolina, Las Americas or Montehiedra.
Nearby Old San Juan is known throughout the world for its excellent selections of jewelry, rums, cigars, ceramics, lace and handwoven.
www.gocaribbean.net /gopr1029.html   (464 words)

  
 2676 : Special : Hotel : San Juan Grand Hotel - Carolina, Puerto Rico
The all aluminum welded STAR*ARCH with membrane cladding is an ideal structure created by Starnet for the renovation of the Sands Hotel which is now becoming the San Juan Grand Hotel.
The STAR*ARCH's are welded tubular aluminum arches which is part of Starnet fabrication and engineering capabilities with it's large roll forming equipment.
These arches are joined together with large tubes between the columns and the one shown on the photo has four different height arches to show a wing type of arch effect over the bar between the swimming pool and the beautiful beach in Carolina, Puerto Rico.
www.starnetint.com /Business/Projects/A2676AB.HTM   (177 words)

  
 Gay owned vacation rental villas in Carolina, Puerto Rico - Caribe Mountain Villas   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-07-20)
Your perfect hide-away, centrally located near San Juan, Puerto Rico, in the countryside, is ideal and gives you many nearby options: to explore rain forest trails, to stroll historic Old San Juan, to lay on the beach, or simply to unwind in a hammock or at the pool overlooking a lush jungle.
Maybe you’ll be up for a vigorous hike through dense, tropical plants to our cascading stream or maybe just a casual match of tennis on our private tennis court.
We are personally involved in your stay and provide you first hand information about Puerto Rico and how to enjoy your visit.
www.purpleroofs.com /caribemountain-prco.html   (516 words)

  
 Carolina Homes for Sale. Real Estate in Carolina, Puerto Rico
Browse Homes.com for Carolina, Puerto Rico homes for sale, Carolina PR Real Estate Agents or real estate agents, plus Carolina, PR apartments and houses for rent.
In addition, search new Carolina, PR homes and foreclosures absolutely free.
Then contact any of the Carolina Real Estate Agents for professional assistance finding your Carolina area home.
www.homes.com /Real_Estate/PR/City/CAROLINA   (317 words)

  
 CAROLINA PUERTO RICO - CAROLINA Homes and Real Estate For Sale - Realtor®
As a bilingual real estate professional in Puerto Rico, I am dedicated to providing the finest service available by way of optimum marketing exposure.
Because the real estate consumer is becoming more sophisticated and demanding, we need to provide all the technology necessary to bring your needs to the general public.
All information provided is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified.
www.puertoricohomestore.com   (218 words)

  
 Howard Johnson Hotel at Isla Verde Carolina Puerto Rico
Across the street from the most beautiful beach in Puerto Rico.
115 room facility located in Puerto Rico leading tourist beach area.
Carolina City, Carolina, PR 00979, PR Phone: 787-728-1300 * Fax: 787-268-0637
www.howardjohnsonpr.com   (99 words)

  
 The Political Graveyard: Carolina Municipio, Puerto Rico
Resident Commissioner to U.S. Congress from Puerto Rico, 1945-46;
Resident Commissioner to U.S. Congress from Puerto Rico, 1939-45.
The site opened on July 1, 1996; the last full revision was done on March 10, 2005.
politicalgraveyard.com /geo/PR/CA.html   (510 words)

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