| Aug 19, 2014
| 1:14 PM
Some people have an appreciation for art that spans a lifetime. One exceptional Windsor resident, Margaret Penn, an avid art collector who has amassed an extensive collection of Haitian and African-American art, is one such person. Having traveled back...
| Aug 19, 2014
| 9:37 AM
The Toronto International Film Festival has announced one final round of world premieres for its gathering that begins Sept. 4.
Topping the list is Bill Murray’s eccentric-neighbor dramedy “St. Vincent,” which will be screened for...
| Jul 31, 2014
International soccer returns to Lockhart Stadium when the national men's teams from Chile and Haiti meet Sept. 9.
It will be the first match between the two sides since Chile defeated Haiti 3-0 in January 2013 in Concepción, Chile. Because this will be a...
| Aug 4, 2014
| 5:20 AM
Haiti's historical mecca is expanding to the world.
After a modified 757 transporting then Secretary of State Hillary Clinton in October 2012 became the first large aircraft to touch down on its runway in decades, Cap-Haitien will soon welcome similarly...
| Aug 5, 2014
| 2:41 PM
When Guilfort Dieuvil was arrested in May 2012, authorities said he had taken advantage of numerous South Florida homeowners during the region's foreclosure crisis.
The business executive was accused of luring victims through Haitian and Spanish radio...
| Jun 27, 2014
| 4:24 PM
Daniel Cineus had a lot to celebrate Friday.
He became a U.S. citizen.
Even better, he was alive.
About three months ago, Cineus, 76, collapsed at the U.S. immigration office in Orlando just as he was about to undergo his final interview — the...
| Jul 18, 2014
Haiti: U.S. Embassy officials cautioned Americans about the potential for violence during protests on Tabarre Road in Port-au-Prince's Torcel district. Anti-government demonstrations Monday escalated into violence, with rocks thrown at passing vehicles...
| Jul 18, 2014
| 5:00 PM
What struck Margaret Penn when she first traveled to Haiti with her sister in 1969 was the vivid colors. Not in the landscape — "it's not one of the places with the greatest environment," she said — but in the artworks.
"There was art all...
| Jun 24, 2014
| 5:16 PM
Portugal's soccer superstar Cristiano Ronaldo is suffering from tendinitis in his knee, which kept him out of a recent match against Greece. And a Ghanaian traditional priest named Nana Kwaku Bonsam has claimed credit for the injury.
| Jun 25, 2014
| 3:25 PM
High school graduations are about ending one of life's important chapters and looking forward to the next one. And this year in Greater Hartford, it seems, several graduations were also about determination, courage and generosity.
Among those who...
| Jun 29, 2014
A recent trip to St. Louis found Team Rosenthal on the Anheuser-Busch brewery tour. For the young son and daughter, there was a foosball table in the waiting area, Clydesdale horses in the stables and a gift shop. For the parents, there was free beer....
| Jun 13, 2014
| 4:28 PM
Maribel Campusano Fajardo smiles shyly at the ring on her left hand. "The ring is just a promise, because we can't get married without the identity card," the 25-year-old said.
Fajardo's fiance, Rafael Toussaint, 26, is one of thousands of people born...