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Out on the Edge
Adventurers Welcome

March 1st, 2010 by Benjamin Roberts

Out on the Edge <h5>Adventurers Welcome</h5>

After tapping in to his adventurous spirit, Andrade explored what else the island had to offer. He stumbled upon the tranquil community, and it has since been his home for over three years. Yet, Andrade is cautious in his rhetoric, he doesn’t want to

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Saved by Grace
One Nurse’s Contribution to the Island’s Poor

November 1st, 2009 by Benjamin Roberts

Saved by Grace <h5>One Nurse's Contribution to the Island's Poor</h5>

Originally deemed as Project H.O.P.E (Healthy Opportunities Promoting Education), Clinica Esperanza quickly morphed from a small kitchen table in Peggy’s home into a two-story facility that includes a triage center, pharmacy, dental lab, pediatrics office,

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“What I lost, I don’t Miss…”

September 1st, 2008 by Sally Martin

What sparks Brion’s interest these days is finding new talent on the island, including Canario, a vocalist from Punta Gorda for whom Brion has produced CD’s and found an agent. His tracks are on club play lists in Miami. “The sound is an edgy Reggae sung

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The Entrepreneur Educator
A Dream of Affordable Education Comes to Life

November 1st, 2007 by Thomas Tomczyk

The Entrepreneur Educator <h5>A Dream of Affordable Education Comes to Life</h5>

Unlike most government schools IT requires a 70%, not 60%, for a passing grade. “Some students tell me it is too hard and they don’t want to study here. But one of the concepts is to keep the level of education very high,”
The school’s beginnings were

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