September 18, 2021

Cubans in Havana hopeful about Obama’s visit

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News reports from Havana By Calvin Hughes – Anchor , Hatzel Vela – Reporter , Andrea Torres From Local 10 ABC Miami HAVANA – Lazaro Vives lives in Havana, where he says he and his family struggle with poverty. He said he is hopeful about President Barack Obama’s visit to the island Sunday and gets […]

Undocumented Cuban migrants reach Mona Island on a rubber raft

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From US Customs and Border Protection AGUADILLA, Puerto Rico – U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) issued today a public warning upon the landing Wednesday of 5 undocumented immigrants from Cuba on board a rubber raft. Mona Island is a natural reserve with dangerous areas that make rescue difficult. Mona Island is a natural reserve […]

Beware: Cuban cigars bought in other countries are still illegal

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By Kevin Rector From The Baltimore Sun Planning to buy Cuban cigars on your Caribbean trip? Think again Your stash of Cuban cigars? Still illegal in most cases. Thawing diplomatic relations between the United States and Cuba might be changing how certain Cuban goods are handled by customs agents at U.S. ports of entry, but […]

Coast Guard Cutter Dependable to return to Cape May

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CAPE MAY – The crew of the Coast Guard Cutter Dependable is schedule to return home to Cape May at 11 a.m. Friday. The crew patrolled a vast geographic area over the 60-day deployment, from the Florida Straits to the Eastern Caribbean Sea, performing counter-drug, migrant interdiction and search-and-rescue missions. While patrolling the Eastern Caribbean […]