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The sites, food, and drink of New Orleans intertwine for a feast of the senses

The State Journal-Register 21 Mar 2023
... their business at a time when the French Quarter was rapidly losing its Creole population ... With the Fein family’s expertise, The Court of Two Sisters has become known worldwide for its live jazz brunch, romantic Creole dinners, friendly service and beautiful, open-air courtyard.

Brockton families 'fall through the cracks' due to language barriers, councilor says

The Enterprise - Brockton 17 Mar 2023
BROCKTON — An increase in language access and interpretive services is long overdue for the city of Brockton, said Councilor-at-large Moises Rodrigues, who also serves as the executive director of the Cape Verdean Association of Brockton ... and offer interpretation services.

Seychelles dazzles partners at ITB Berlin with promise of endless summer |11 March 2023

Nation 11 Mar 2023
All representing companies like Creole Travel Services; 7° South, Mason’s Travel (PTY) LTD; STORY Seychelles; Anantara Maia Seychelles, Berjaya Hotels & Resorts, Blue Safari Seychelles (Alphonse Resort), Savoy Resort & Spa and Coral Strand Hotel, Silhouette Cruises, ...

New wave of Afghan migrants reaches Mexico

Egypt Independent 08 Mar 2023
Enrique Lucero, the migrant services ... While most Afghans speak Pashto and Dari, Resendiz says his team only has English, French, Portuguese, Creole and Spanish speakers available, and that online translation services are not ideal for health-related services or medical diagnosis.

Seychelles heads to world’s leading trade fair in Berlin |04 March 2023

Nation 04 Mar 2023
The Tourism Seychelles delegation will be joined by representatives of the local travel trade, including representatives from Creole Travel Services, 7° South, Mason’s Travel (PTY) LTD, STORY Seychelles, Anantara Maia Seychelles, Berjaya Hotels & Resorts, Blue Safari ...

Glenda Jean Helena McEvers

American Press 01 Mar 2023
Glender was born in Creole, La., on Oct ... She attended Creole high school in Creole, La. Glender resided in Creole most of her life until moving to Sweet Lake, La., following the destruction of Hurricane Rita ... Mary’s of the Lake Catholic Church in Creole, La., for services at 11 a.m.

Caribbean Leaders Rule Out Sending Troops to Haiti

Beijing News 18 Feb 2023
When asked by VOA's Creole Service about possible troop involvement in Haiti, Grenadian Prime Minister Dickon Mitchell said, 'No, we are not sending troops. That much I can answer.' ... He told VOA's Creole Service that a working group set up to help resolve the crisis in Haiti would expand to include political actors there who signed a December accord.

Resource fair brings services to community

The Star Democrat 01 Feb 2023
There were dozens of colored bags with different service providers’ logos, and some participants even brought metal shopping strollers ... One of the prime movers in this web of service is Stefanie Johnson, executive director of His Hope Ministries, one of the organizers ... We want to help them connect with services if needed.

NYC kicks off tax season with free tax preparation services

Bronx Times 30 Jan 2023
The new NYC Free Tax Prep for self-employed New Yorkers will also provide income tax services to freelance workers and small businesses ... In-person services are available in English, Arabic, Armenian, Bengali, Chinese, French, Haitian-Creole, Hebrew, Korean, Russian, Spanish and Urdu, and other languages are yet to come.

Panic Grips Haiti as Police Attack PM's Residence, Storm Airport

Voa News 27 Jan 2023
VOA Creole's reporter at the residence heard multiple gunshots but could not determine whether anyone had been wounded or killed ... VOA Creole called the prime minister’s residence, but no one answered ... Valerio Saint-Louis of VOA’s Creole Service contributed to this report from New York.

This Miami agency has been helping migrants for decades. These days, it’s busier than ever

Finger Lakes Times 18 Jan 2023
The people walking through the doors of Catholic Legal Services on any given day are a microcosm of Miami’s immigrant fabric and the challenges facing new arrivals and those who help them ... In the reception room of Catholic Legal Services, Spanish and Creole fill the air as a newscaster drones on the television.

Migrant children in Mexico are encountering a school system unprepared to receive them

The Los Angeles Times 17 Jan 2023
That’s when she learned that not all Haitian children spoke the same language — some spoke Portuguese, others Creole and others French ... Fleurin’s mother, Antoinette Darelus, sometimes sells fried plantain chips in the neighborhood, and Fletcher offers translation services from Creole to Spanish outside Mexico’s immigration office.

50 years of Haitian migration to South Florida

The Philadelphia Tribune 30 Dec 2022
"Miami," they all said ... In the process, they also gave birth to a new South Florida community of mostly Black, Creole-speaking refugees with French-sounding surnames. When the U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Service denied Bernard's claim for political asylum, she became a plaintiff in the first challenge by Haitian "boat people" of U.S ... city ... ....

Over 20% of Norwich households speak limited English. Is the city doing enough to connect?

The Bulletin 15 Dec 2022
The schools also offer a service called Direct Response, which lets parents request an interpreter for when they call in, with Spanish, Haitian Creole, Mandarin, Cantonese and Portuguese offered, said Multilingual Learners Director Luz Rivera ... speak Haitian Creole, Jean-Mary said.

‘Soldier for Life’ jumped out of airplanes before Elvis Presley received his draft notice

McAlester News-Capital 15 Dec 2022
MCALESTER ARMY AMMUNITION PLANT, Okla ... Army to younger generations of Americans ... 20, 1957. He successfully petitioned for a deferment so he could complete the movie, "King Creole." ... Presley was proud of his Army service ... Morris’s Army service isn’t as well-known as Elvis’s ... Morris received a 55-year length of service plaque from MCAAP Commander, Col ... 24 ... .

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