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Community: NOPA expands Lusitana Consulting project with new affiliates PALCUS: President Vasco Cordeiro to be honored at the 2014 Leadership Awards Gala – Maryland, USA Community: Cabrillo Festival celebrating Age of Exploration – San Diego, CA PHCP: The Story of a Portuguese-American Publisher Fado: Ana Moura launching 2014 USA Tour at the Berklee Performance Center – Boston, MA
 

Community: NOPA expands Lusitana Consulting project with new affiliates – Falls Church, VA

The National Organization of Portuguese Americans (NOPA) has announced the affiliation of Mr. Pedro J. Belo and Professor Jorge Vasconcellos e Sá with its Lusitana Consulting project. According to the announcement, both individuals will offer their expertise “to enhance Lusitania Consulting’s capacity to provide businesses and entrepreneurs from Portugal and Portuguese speaking countries discounted marketing, public affairs, […]

PALCUS: President Vasco Cordeiro to be honored at the 2014 Leadership Awards Gala – Maryland, USA

The President of the Government of the Azores, Vasco Cordeiro, will be distinguished with the “International Award” at the 2014 Leadership Awards Gala, sponsored by the Portuguese-American Leadership Council of the United States (PALCUS), taking place on October 11, in Oxon Hill, Maryland. Vasco Cordeiro, 41, the leader of the Socialist Party (PS) in the […]

Community: Cabrillo Festival celebrating Age of Exploration – San Diego, CA

California is celebrating the arrival ashore of Portuguese navigator, João Rodrigues Cabrilho, the first recorded European explorer to reach the West Coast of the United States. Best known as Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo, the Spanish transliteration of his name, João Rodrigues Cabrilho stepped ashore on Ballast Point, San Diego Bay, on September 28, 1542, sailing under […]

PHCP: The Story of a Portuguese-American Publisher – Interview

By Millicent Borges Accardi, Contributor (*) Portuguese Heritage Publications of California (PHPC) is a non-profit organization created to research, preserve and disseminate (for educational purposes) the vanishing memories and current relevant events about the Portuguese presence in California. The organization aims to document (for future generations) the accomplishments of Portuguese ancestors, the richness of the […]

Fado: Ana Moura launching 2014 USA Tour at the Berklee Performance Center – Boston, MA

Portuguese fado singer, Ana Moura, will open her 2014 United States tour with a concert at the Berklee Performance Center, Boston, MA, on Friday, November 7, at 8:00pm, backed by Portuguese guitars. Moura, who has toured the United States before, will be also performing in Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, Arizona, and California. Before touring […]

Community: NOPA expands Lusitana Consulting project with new affiliates – Falls Church, VA

01 October 2014

The National Organization of Portuguese Americans (NOPA) has announced the affiliation of Mr. Pedro J. Belo and Professor Jorge Vasconcellos e Sá with its Lusitana Consulting project. According to the announcement, both individuals will offer their expertise “to enhance Lusitania Consulting’s capacity to provide businesses and entrepreneurs from Portugal and Portuguese speaking countries discounted marketing, public affairs, […]

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Posted in Azores, Business, Community, Featured, Heritage, Madeira, Organizations, People, Portugal, World

PALCUS: President Vasco Cordeiro to be honored at the 2014 Leadership Awards Gala – Maryland, USA

30 September 2014

The President of the Government of the Azores, Vasco Cordeiro, will be distinguished with the “International Award” at the 2014 Leadership Awards Gala, sponsored by the Portuguese-American Leadership Council of the United States (PALCUS), taking place on October 11, in Oxon Hill, Maryland. Vasco Cordeiro, 41, the leader of the Socialist Party (PS) in the […]

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Posted in Awards, Azores, Community, Featured, Heritage, Madeira, Organizations, People, Portugal, World

Community: Cabrillo Festival celebrating Age of Exploration – San Diego, CA

28 September 2014

California is celebrating the arrival ashore of Portuguese navigator, João Rodrigues Cabrilho, the first recorded European explorer to reach the West Coast of the United States. Best known as Juan Rodriguez Cabrillo, the Spanish transliteration of his name, João Rodrigues Cabrilho stepped ashore on Ballast Point, San Diego Bay, on September 28, 1542, sailing under […]

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Posted in Community, Featured, Heritage, Organizations, People, Portugal, World

PHCP: The Story of a Portuguese-American Publisher – Interview

25 September 2014

By Millicent Borges Accardi, Contributor (*) Portuguese Heritage Publications of California (PHPC) is a non-profit organization created to research, preserve and disseminate (for educational purposes) the vanishing memories and current relevant events about the Portuguese presence in California. The organization aims to document (for future generations) the accomplishments of Portuguese ancestors, the richness of the […]

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Posted in Arts&Culture, Azores, Books, Community, Education, Featured, Heritage, Madeira, Music, Organizations, People, Photography, Portugal, World

Fado: Ana Moura launching 2014 USA Tour at the Berklee Performance Center – Boston, MA

24 September 2014

Portuguese fado singer, Ana Moura, will open her 2014 United States tour with a concert at the Berklee Performance Center, Boston, MA, on Friday, November 7, at 8:00pm, backed by Portuguese guitars. Moura, who has toured the United States before, will be also performing in Connecticut, New Jersey, New York, Arizona, and California. Before touring […]

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Posted in Arts&Culture, Community, Featured, Heritage, Music, Organizations, People, Portugal, World

Community: Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho guest at UMass Dartmouth and New Bedford Whaling Museum – Massachusetts

23 September 2014

Otelo Saraiva de Carvalho will address the public at the New Bedford Whaling Museum (September 24 at 6:00-7:00pm) and at the Portuguese Studies and Culture at UMass Dartmouth (September 25 at 5:30-7:30pm). Carvalho is a Portuguese former military and political leader who became one of the main figures of the Movement of the Captains (Movimento […]

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Posted in Community, Featured, Heritage, Organizations, People, Politics, Portugal, World

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