Haitian National Holiday: October 17th -Death of Jean-Jacques Dessaline
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Haitian National Holiday: October 17th -Death of Jean-Jacques Dessaline

“We have dared to be free. Let us dare to be so by ourselves and for ourselves.” — Jean-Jacques Dessalines The death of Jean-Jacques Dessaline is a public…

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80 Years On, Dominicans And Haitians Revisit Painful Memories Of Parsley Massacre
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80 Years On, Dominicans And Haitians Revisit Painful Memories Of Parsley Massacre

Even before Dominican dictator Rafael Trujillo carved it in blood, the 224-mile border dividing the island of Hispaniola between Haiti and the Dominican Republic was complicated. Tensions between…

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Little Caribbean v Little Haiti – Not So Simple To Designate A Cultural Area In Flatbush
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Little Caribbean v Little Haiti – Not So Simple To Designate A Cultural Area In Flatbush

FLATBUSH JUNCTION – This morning around 10:30 am about two dozen neighbors, activists and members of the press gathered at the Flatbush Junction to hear a large swath…

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Pièce De Résistance: Haitian Artist’s Work Explores Life
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Pièce De Résistance: Haitian Artist’s Work Explores Life

WATERLOO — Pascale Monnin doesn’t have to search for artistic inspiration. She finds it in the simple act of living. With eyes wide open to gaze with wonder…

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Restored Gala to help raise funds for sexual violence victims in Haiti
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Restored Gala to help raise funds for sexual violence victims in Haiti

A charity event in Kokomo this weekend will help restore hope to victims of sexual violence in Haiti. Local nonprofit Nadege Inc. will be hosting its second annual…

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Leyla McCalla to bring Creole folk to Center Theater
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Leyla McCalla to bring Creole folk to Center Theater

Leyla McCalla takes over downtown Escondido’s Center Theater at the California Center for the Arts, Escondido in support of her new critically acclaimed album “A Day for the…

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Tarte a l’ oignon (Onion pie)
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Tarte a l’ oignon (Onion pie)

Bechamel sauce ingredients 1 cup of evaporated milk 2 tbsp of flour 1 tbsp 1/2 of solid, cold butter Onion preparation ingredients 4 white onions 7-8 tbsp of…

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Haitian art sale, auction fuels work of Vassar Haiti Project
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Haitian art sale, auction fuels work of Vassar Haiti Project

Original works of art, handcrafts and accessories by Haitian artists and artisans will be featured at an annual art sale and auction this weekend at Vassar College. The…

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Macaroni Au Gratin
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Macaroni Au Gratin

INGREDIENTS: 1.5 (16 oz) macaroni packages 1 whole onion, diced 2 Maggi® chicken broth cubes 2/3 Velveeta® cheese block, cut into small cubes 1 carnation milk 1/2 cup…

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Marinade (Fritters)
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Marinade (Fritters)

INGREDIENTS: 1 shallot, minced 1/2 onion, chopped 1 garlic clove, crushed 1 scallion, chopped 2 cups of water 1 tbsp of Adobo 1 tsp of black pepper 2…

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