Archive for October, 2011

SBA extends deadline to apply for Hurricane Irene damage to Nov. 25
October 31, 2011, No Comments

The U.S. Small Business Administration said Monday it has extended the deadline for homeowners, renters, businesses and ...

UPR Río Piedras, Mayagüez get more than $1M in USDA money
October 31, 2011, No Comments

University of Puerto Rico’s Río Piedras and Mayagüez campuses will split more than $1 million in grant money awarded ...

PRT again caught building IPTV network without license; Choice Cable balks
October 31, 2011, 2 Comments

Choice Cable TV caught Puerto Rico Telephone (Claro) building infrastructure for its proposed Internet Protocol TV servi ...

Financial planning key to avoiding individual, family money woes
October 31, 2011, No Comments

In uncertain times such as the present, when economic stability is not a given, it is up to individuals and families to ...

iShop marking 1st year in P.R., launching credit program
October 29, 2011, No Comments

Apple authorized reseller iShop Puerto Rico is marking its first year on the island by giving local consumers the abilit ...

Yogen Früz opens in Ocean Park, 10 more stores planned for ’12
October 29, 2011, 2 Comments

Frozen yogurt chain Yogen Früz is opening its fifth store today, looking to capture residents and visitors of the afflu ...

De Diego Avenue SuperMax beefing up deli
October 29, 2011, No Comments

Just months after the Boar's Head brand debuted in its Plaza Guaynabo store, the SuperMax supermarket chain announced th ...

Retail sales show slight 1.7% jump through August, some sectors still reeling
October 29, 2011, No Comments

Puerto Rico’s retail sales showed a slight increase of 1.74 percent from January to August, when total activity exceed ...

5 towns split $405K in USDA grants
October 28, 2011, No Comments

The towns of Moca, Manatí, Jayuya, Canóvanas and Barceloneta have been assigned a combined $405,312 by the U.S. Depart ...

Less than half of Britto knock-off suit defendants pursue settlement
October 28, 2011, No Comments

The attorney for Pop Artist Romero Britto said Thursday that about 60 of the defendants sued nearly eight weeks ago for ...