Coamo

Coamo

(kwä`mō), town and municipality (1990 pop. 33,837), S central Puerto Rico, on the Coamo River. It is the trade center of a sugar and tobacco region. Manufactures include aircraft equipment, machines, and clothing. The town was founded in the 16th cent.
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Residents in the town of Coamo, Puerto Rico, have resorted to building their own power grids after months of requesting Puerto Rico's power company and the U.
He lives in Coamo, a town in the path of the worst storm to hit the island since 1928.
He looks particularly at Arecibo, the island's main livestock region, and Coamo, which led in tobacco, foodstuffs, and coffee production.
CSIF of Guayama serves families with social and economical disadvantages of the municipalities of Guayama, Salinas, Arroyo, Coamo and Patillas.
Aunque el centro del estudio empirico y de su analisis es la economia del hato en Puerto Rico, particularmente en las regiones de Arecibo y Coamo, Stark se inserta y dialoga con facilidad con los estudios relacionados a estos temas en otras islas caribenas, en Brasil o en el sur de los Estados Unidos.
Eckman, Inspector de Educacion de las poblaciones de Juana Diaz, Santa Isabel y Coamo por abuso de autoridad y pedia al Comisionado de Educacion la destitucion del funcionario.
19) The Ponce banking market is defined to include the following municipalities in Puerto Rico: Adjuntas, Coamo, Guanica, Guayanilla, Jayuya, Juana Diaz, Penuelas, Ponce, Salinas, Santa Isabel, Villalba, and Yauco.
As for the questionnaire content validation, this was performed by three organizations selected based on their availability to participate in the research process and their accessibility: Organization of Parana Cooperatives (OCEPAR) --Assistant Superintendent; Coamo Agroindustrial Cooperativa--Administrative Superintendent; and Coagru Cooperativa Agroindustrial Uniao--Industrial Manager.
Usando los vapores San Juan, Carolina, Coamo, y el Brazos, .
Fung is a drummer from Toronto, Canada; Edmar Colon Gierbolini is a tenor saxophonist from Coamo, Puerto Rico; trumpet player Mao Sone was born and raised in Tokyo, Japan; pianist Kyumin Shim is from Seoul, Korea; and Jonny Chapman is an acoustic bassist from Ontario, Canada.
Nacio el 13 de julio de 1893, en Coamo, y murio en 1951.
The towns of Anasco and Coamo will receive funding from the U.