by Alicia I. Lavergne Ramírez (Cuqui) Palmas del Mar Writers, International Women’s Writing Guild I was born and raised in San Juan and lived there for a little more than fifty years. My parents moved to Palmas del Mar twenty years ago, and we all thought they were mad to live “so far away from the city.” We were not surprised, though, because they had moved from San Juan to our country house in Aguas Bue ...Read more ›
On February 1- 3, here at Palmas Athletic Club Tennis Center, we hosted our second Davis Cup event. The tennis matches were played on stadium court. Stadium Court was setup especially for these Davis Cup events. The Mexico Team was made up of Miguel Angel Reyes, Daniel Garza, Santiago Gonzales and Lucas Gomez and the Puerto Rico Team of Alex Llompart, Christian Garay, Gilberto Alvarez and Edgar Ruben Diaz. ...Read more ›
Jose' passion for cycling is not a secreta and now the ultimate challenge...the Transcontinental Cross. I admire his dedication and self-commitment. Cycling is his passion and he lives up to it. I am talking about my husband José who, in spite of his age (now 63!) and the fact that he is twice a cancer survivor, has achieved an excellent physical condition and level of performance on the bicycle. Although d ...Read more ›
It’s not a secret that as in the States real estate in Puerto Rico has going through a very dark period during the last years. Palmas was not an exception and as many of you know some of the projects were caught in the middle of the crisis and detained on time. But... as many things in Palmas, problems are addresses and between Palmas Homeowners Associations and the Developers negotiations with the banks ha ...Read more ›
Contemporary Impressionist Caroline Jasper was the invited artist for a special workshop at the Beach Club.
“My paintings are always about the light,” says Caroline, “it can dramatize the most ordinary places.” Red is her trademark. Each of her colorful landscapes and water scenes begins on red ground that serves to invigorate visual interaction against loosely applied color marks. Author of “Powercolor-Master Color Concepts for All Media” (2005, Watson-Guptill Publication), Jasper also contributed to North Light ...Read more ›