Honduran Children may Apply to the US for Refugee Status

Honduran Children may Apply to the US for Refugee Status

Washington will allow some children in El Salvador, Guatemala and Honduras to apply for refugee status from their home countries, Vice President Joe Biden announced on Friday, in a bid to stem an exodus of undocumented migrants to the U.S. border through Mexico. The program only applies to children whose parents are legal residents of […]

Papagayos in St. Louis – a Honduran Food Oasis

Papagayos in St. Louis – a Honduran Food Oasis

I’d just sat down to lunch at the Honduran restaurant Papagayos located at 4658 Gravois Avenue St. Louis.  When the front door banged open and a high-school Spanish class stormed the dining room. At least, I assumed this was a Spanish class. I didn’t hear much Spanish being spoken. Actually, all I heard was this: Teacher: […]

Joint Task Force Bravo – Soto Cano Air Base in Comayagua Honduras keeps on helping Honduran families

Joint Task Force Bravo – Soto Cano Air Base in Comayagua Honduras keeps on helping Honduran families

The 612th Air Base Squadron (ABS) Fire Department donated clothes they had collected to Honduran families in the village of Mata de Platano, just outside of Comayagua, Honduras. The clothing drive collected over 1,000 pounds of clothing for the local families in need. This amounted to more than 275 sets of clothing and shoes distributed […]

Waters of Roatan Provide Subject for Winning Photography

Waters of Roatan Provide Subject for Winning Photography

The depths of the sea have always provided a great stage for photographers to capture the beauty of nature. This year’s annual underwater photography contest, hosted by the Rosentiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Sciences at the University of Miami, chose, among the best underwater pictures, one taken along the coasts of Roatan in the […]