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Paid Mourners

A brief history of the Lloronas or Plañideras of Vieques During the 19th century, if someone died on Vieques, and family members did not think that there would be a high turnout for the funeral, an age-old c... Read More...
For the Kids

For the Kids

USFWS  • The US Fish and Wildlife Service Office at the entrance of Garcia Gate has many displays and programs for children to learn about wildlife and local conservation efforts.       ... Read More...
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Community News

Vieques Voices creative outlet (by Daphne Vosberg) Strolling the Malecón between 10pm and midnight on the first and third Thursdays of every month, one is likely to witness performances born of the need for c... Read More...
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Non-Profits in Vieques

Boys & Girls Clubs of Puerto Rico Boys & Girls Clubs of Puerto Rico offers programs every day, Monday to Friday, 3:00pm to 8:00pm, and Saturday we have trips and other activities for kids. In Vieques w... Read More...
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Did You Know?

  How the Coqui Got to Hawaii BY: SCOTT APPELL The genus name for the coqui frog, Eleutherodactylis, translates from the Latinized Greek for “free toes” alluding to the fact the toes are un-webbed... Read More...