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  1. Letter: Fogo benefits from your generosityRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | SouthCoastToday.com

    Sometimes, words do not accurately describe a situation. More than $9,000 was raised this past Sunday at the United Fisherman's Club in New Bedford, funds that will go directly to aiding the people of Fogo Cape Verde during this troubling time.

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  2. Lava Flow Update for December 16, 2014: Fogo, Kilauea, HoluhraunRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Wired

    The eruption at Fogo in the Cape Verde islands continues with lava flows inundating the towns below. The eruption might be waning , but it appears that more evacuations are coming and another 2,000 likely to have to move to temporary shelters as the lava flows continue to move towards the villages within the Fogo caldera.

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  3. Inactive volcano in Santo AntaoRead the original story

    Monday | TrekEarth

    Volcano located between Porto Novo and Janela da Pontinha on the northwest coast of the island of Santo Antao island of volcanic origin, is the 2nd largest island of Cape Verde, being the westernmost and also the northernmost of the archipelago. The biggest allure of the island is the grandeur of its mountains and its cliffs that drop down to the sea.

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  4. Typical houses of Vale do PaulRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | TrekEarth

    The Vale do Paul on the island of Santo Antao in Cape Verde, is a lush valley with a predominance of rare green in the archipelago and which concentrates the largest crops of cane sugar of the island, which becomes the grog also grow coffee, vegetables and fruits with the highest incidence in the banana. The valley is characterized by contrasting landscapes due to its rather steep topography and microclimates, and ends by the sea in Paul Village.

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  5. Ineida Rocha, Cape Verdean Subcommittee of Rhode Island Social ChairRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 12 | Turnto10.com

    Evacuations and disaster relief is a main concern for those living on the Cape Verde Islands after the Pico de Fogo volcano erupted on November 23rd . This is the first time in almost 20 years.

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  6. Cape Verdean businesses join hands for volcano relief fundraiserRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | SouthCoastToday.com

    When a volcano began erupting last month in Fogo, Cape Verde, and engulfed two villages, the disaster hit hard for local Cape Verdeans who call the island home. “We are very concerned,” said Tony Neves of Neves Travel & Tours in the North End.

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  7. Typical houses of Vale do PaulRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 9 | TrekEarth

    The Vale do Paul on the island of Santo Antao in Cape Verde, is a lush valley with a predominance of rare green in the archipelago and which concentrates the largest crops of cane sugar of the island, which becomes the grog also grow coffee, vegetables and fruits with the highest incidence in the banana. The valley is characterized by contrasting landscapes due to its rather steep topography and microclimates, and ends by the sea in Paul Village.

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  8. Paul valley in Santo Antao IslandRead the original story

    Monday Dec 8 | TrekEarth

    The Vale do Paul on the island of Santo Antao in Cape Verde, is a lush valley with a predominance of rare green in the archipelago and which concentrates the largest crops of cane sugar of the island, which becomes the grog also grow coffee, vegetables and fruits with the highest incidence in the banana. The valley is characterized by contrasting landscapes due to its rather steep topography and microclimates, and ends by the sea in Paul Village.

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  9. The 2014 Eruption of Pico do FogoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Daily Kos

    ... are at least 38 volcanoes in some form of eruption. It is clear now that the ongoing eruption at Fogo in the Cape Verde Islands is not sparing the towns in the Cha de Caldieras area. There had been some indications that the eruption was slowing and ...

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  10. Paul valleyRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | TrekEarth

    The Vale do Paul on the island of Santo Antao in Cape Verde, is a lush valley with a predominance of rare green in the archipelago and which concentrates the largest crops of cane sugar of the island, which becomes the grog also grow coffee, vegetables and fruits with the highest incidence in the banana. The valley is characterized by contrasting landscapes due to its rather steep topography and microclimates, and ends by the sea in Paul Village.

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  11. Carr: State Babel-ing on about welfareRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 7 | Boston Herald

    The DTA actually seems proud of its record of promoting welfare dependence. Its Web page boasts that "one in every eight residents of Massachusetts" - 884,000 people - are on the dole.

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  12. Vila das Pombas - Santo Antao IslandRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 6 | TrekEarth

    Vila das Pombas is a coastal town situated at the mouth of Paul's River in the north of the island of Santo Antao in Cape Verde.

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  13. Paul - Santo Antao IslandRead the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | TrekEarth

    Paul is the third village of Santo Antao Island in Cape Verde and is located on the northeast coast of the island. In Paul also ends the great Paul Valley coming from the interior of the island.

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  14. Northeast coast of Santo AntaoRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 4 | TrekEarth

    Santo Antao island of volcanic origin is the 2nd largest island in the archipelago of Cape Verde, located in the Windward group called, is the most western island of the archipelago and also the northernmost. The island's capital is the town of Ribeira Grande.

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  15. Children of Pico da CruzRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | TrekEarth

    Children of Pico da Cruz, a Village of the Paul county situated in the mountains of Santo Antao Island in Cape Verde Video of Santo Antao Island in: http://youtu.be/1FS25PXuZvQ

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  16. Volcano threatens to destroy island villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | CNN

    ... info: the story's URL, your screenname, and the cell phone number or e-mail address you used to send it. Fogo, Cape Verde - A school, a hotel and at least 30 houses are reported to have been destroyed by lava flow over a week since smoke was seen ...

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  17. kids fishermenRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | TrekEarth

    Ponta do Sol is a small, colorful fishing village located in the north of Santo Antao Island in Cape Verde. The village has some beautiful colonial buildings,including City Hall.

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  18. Valley of Ribeira da TorreRead the original story

    Tuesday Dec 2 | TrekEarth

    The Valley of Ribeira da Torre on the island of Santo Antao in Cape Verde, is an imposing beauty of lush valley descending mountain ravines to the sea, with small villages in the craggy gorges. The slopes are used for agriculture and terraces by a system for irrigation taken.

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  19. Penang Island Jazz Festival begins this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Star Online

    ... Monoswezi, with a strong Zimbabwean flavour mixed with experimental currents, and Carmen Souza , who has roots in Cape Verde, will add colour to the African edge at PIJF. Bona, 47, will lead his band out for PIJF's "Jazz By The Beach" main stage ...

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  20. Valley of Ribeira da TorreRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | TrekEarth

    The Valley of Ribeira da Torre on the island of Santo Antao in Cape Verde, is an imposing beauty of lush valley descending mountain ravines to the sea, with small villages in the craggy gorges. The slopes are used for agriculture and terraces by a system for irrigation taken.

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