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  1. Residents remember boy fatally struck by carRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Boston.com

    ... said the family had come in Friday to get haircuts for Casiam and his 6-year-old brother. The family was from Cape Verde, and Barros had been bringing the boys in monthly for about a year, she said. The salon is a fixture in Brockton's large Cape ...

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  2. West Africa 'an attractive destination for drugs'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Iol.co.za

    ... royed many more lives in West Africa than drug use. WACD has 11 members including former president Pedro Pires of Cape Verde and former Togolese prime minister Edem Kojo. - Reuters

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  3. West Africa must confront political weaknesses to curb drugs trade: ObasanjoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... royed many more lives in West Africa than drug use. WACD has 11 members including former President Pedro Pires of Cape Verde and former Togolese Prime Minister Edem Kojo. (Reporting by Kwasi Kpodo; Editing by Cynthia Osterman)

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  4. Genealogy Query - VERA : VIERARead the original story

    Sunday Aug 17 | Cousinconnect.com

    I am looking for information on Augustus Vera from Cape Verde. I think Augustus was from Fogo or Brava.

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  5. Entertainers share talent to bring island show to Trudeau - Warwick BeaconRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 14 | Warwickonline.com

    ... Tuesday without ever having to leave the center in Apponaug. Stops along the way included Hawaii, Jamaica, Cape Verde and Ireland, thanks to the center's first Islands Variety Show. Producers Sally Gruber and her husband, Tim, have been running a ...

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  6. Friends, family gather to recognize Carlos AlhinhoRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 9 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... aims to raise $35,000, an effort bolstered by the Saturday fundraiser. Jorge Carlos Conseca, the president of Cape Verde, was the keynote speaker. Ward 4 Councilor Dana Rebeiro said she met with the president earlier in the day at City Hall as well ...

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  7. Lawmakers welcome Cape Verde president to StatehouseRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Strengthening ties between the United States and Cape Verde was among the topics on the table Friday, when Sen. Marc R. Pacheco hosted Jorge Carlos Fonseca, president of Cape Verde, at the Statehouse.

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  8. Cape Verdean president visits State HouseRead the original story

    Friday Aug 8 | SouthCoastToday.com

    Cape Verde President Jorge Carlos Fonseca visited with Massachusetts state and federal officials behind closed doors in the Senate Reading Room, today.

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  9. Cabo Verde president to appear at city fundraiserRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 3 | SouthCoastToday.com

    The president of the Republic of Cabo Verde, Dr. Jorge Carlos Fonseca, will be in the city on Saturday in support of an effort to memorialize soccer legend Carlos Alinho.

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  10. Donations spur restoration of historic New Bedford-based shipRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 3 | Cape Cod Times

    ... will involve her name, something that has been ruffling feathers in the Cape Verdean community for a year or so. Cape Verde gave America the Ernestina, and it is a historical lifeline to thousands of Cape Verdean-Americans who descended from the ...

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  11. Smoother sailing on horizon for Ernestina in New BedfordRead the original story

    Saturday Aug 2 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... will involve her name, something that has been ruffling feathers in the Cape Verdean community for a year or so. Cape Verde gave America the Ernestina, and it is a historical lifeline to thousands of Cape Verdean-Americans who descended from the ...

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  12. Today in SouthCoastRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... and desire to spread a positive message to people in the world. Its members were born on the island of Santiago, Cape Verde, but the band was created in the United States in 2000. Afrika Rainbow has a large repertoire of original songs that blend ...

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  13. Best Bets for places to go, things to do in SouthCoast this weekRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 30 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... and desire to spread a positive message to people in the world. Its members were born on the island of Santiago, Cape Verde, but the band was created in the United States in 2000. Afrika Rainbow has a large repertoire of original songs that blend ...

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  14. Pomp, Pageantry Reign at Washington Ceremony for Foreign DiplomatsRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2014 | Voice of America

    ... their affairs as ambassador. Rocha has seen both sides of the desk as a career diplomat who also has served as Cape Verde's Secretary of State for External Relations. "Basically, it's all the same," Rocha said, of the steps for accreditation. "What ...

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  15. History comes to life aboard Charles W. MorganRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 20, 2014 | Boston.com

    ... W. Morgan at Charlestown Navy Yard. Their relative, Julian Grace, served as the Morgan's cook on its voyage from Cape Verde in 1921. Crouching in the underbelly of the 19th-century wooden whale ship, taking photos at every turn, Frank Floyd noticed ...

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  16. Neighbors: 'Whaler's Walk' raises money for ErnestinaRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Ernestina at the Pier View Restaurant in Onset. Britto's whaling ancestor, Ben Varella, was born Jan. 8, 1851, in Cape Verde. He left his home and family in 1886 to sail out of New Bedford aboard a whaleship. While in port between trips, he explored ...

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  17. Rotterdam Summer Carnaval: behind-the-scenes beauty with the Cape Verdean QueenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Kizzy-online.com

    ... groups that will be participating (for the 10th time!) is Cape Verdean Carnaval group Cabo Verde Chegou , meaning Cape Verde has arrived , with Olivia de GraA a as part of the group. Even though Olivia works as a volunteer in the Parade each year, ...

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  18. Cabo Verde Capital Executes MOU Locking Up a Hotel Complex in Cabo VerdeRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | BayStreet.ca

    ... with the Vendor and its affiliates and others in order to acquire and develop real estate projects exclusively in Cape Verde. This news release was prepared on behalf of the Board of Directors, which accepts full responsibility for its contents. For ...

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  19. Joshua triumphs on Liverpool billRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 12, 2014 | Key 103

    Joshua, who won super-heavyweight gold at the London 2012 Olympics, turned pro last year and has now put together six straight victories, all inside two rounds.

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  20. Eugenia Sylvia, 92Read the original story

    Jul 11, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    ... Born in New Bedford, the daughter of the late Evelyn (Raymond) and Aurelio Monteiro Chor, she was raised in Cape Verde and returned to New Bedford in 1950. Mrs. Sylvia was a member of the St. Martin dePorres Guild, the Our Lady of the Assumption ...

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