| Sep 7, 2010
Today, Mayor Mitch Landrieu and city officials welcomed President Porfirio Lobo Sosa of Honduras to New Orleans. President Lobo and a delegation from Honduras are visiting New Orleans for the second time this year, this time to sign a Memorandum of...
| Sep 7, 2010
New Orleans leaders have been hosting the President of Honduras. President Porfirio Lobo has been trying to build an international relationship with the city and its universities.
Honduran President Lobo and other leaders in his country got a tour of...
| Sep 13, 2010
A popular stop on Western Caribbean cruise itineraries, Roatan, 30 miles off the coast of Honduras, is the largest and most developed of the Bay Islands, a region comprised of three primary islands and more than 60 isles and keys in the Caribbean Sea. A...
| Sep 16, 2010
Honduras is open for business. That's the message from Honduran leaders who are here in New Orleans this week.
Aline Flores is telling dozens attending an international seminar about the riches of Honduras. She is President of the Tegulcigalpa Chamber of...
| Feb 27, 2011
For tourist information about foreign destinations, contact the government offices below. Several no longer list phone numbers, so information is through their website only. For information about a country not listed, call the United Nations at (212) 963-...
| Mar 14, 2011
Liaisons for the Honduran city of La Ceiba met with Kenner Mayor Mike Yenni Monday.
It's a follow up to the Mayor of La Ceiba Carlos Aguilar's visit last summer. Aguilar hopes to revive a decade old Sister Cities agreement. Aguilar wants to boost tourism...
| Aug 18, 2011
| 11:18 AM
A tropical wave in the west-central Caribbean has become better organized and may become a tropical depression, according to the National Hurricane Center.
According to the 2 p.m. update, the wave located about 200 miles east of Cape Gracias a Dios,...
| Aug 19, 2011
| 7:56 AM
As Tropical Depression 8 moves over Central America, two tropical waves are brewing in the Atlantic, both worth keeping an eye on.
One, of immediate interest to the islands of the eastern Caribbean, is expected to approach the Lesser Antilles on...
| Aug 20, 2011
| 10:19 PM
Dos motociclistas con los rostros cubiertos dispararon el sábado contra el líder campesino Secundino Ruiz en el norte de Honduras, luego de robarle unos 4.500 dólares que había retirado antes del banco.
Ruiz, de 44 años, murió, mientras que su...
| Oct 24, 2011
| 1:47 AM
A tropical depression in the Caribbean strengthened into a storm on Sunday evening, the National Hurricane Center said.
At 5 a.m. Monday, Tropical Storm Rina was over the northwestern Caribbean sea with heavy rains affecting northeastern Honduras. It...
| Oct 28, 2011
| 5:08 AM
CANCUN, Mexico -- A weakened Tropical Storm Rina whipped the Mexican resort communities of the Yucatan Peninsula early Friday as it lost more of its punch.
The storm was buffeting the Mayan Riviera area with maximum sustained winds of 50 mph (85 kph),...
| Jun 16, 2011
| 12:19 PM
Masons to hold Strawberry Night
Antietam Masonic Lodge 197 will hold its annual Strawberry Night Tuesday, June 21, at 7:30 p.m. at the Masonic Temple at 7 S. Main St. in Keedysville.
The lodge will present its $500 scholarship to Matthew DeTor, a...