Yauco

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Yauco

(you`kō), town (1990 pop. 42,058), SW Puerto Rico, on the Yauco River. It is a growing commercial, trade, and processing center of a sugar, coffee, tobacco, and cotton area. Yauco also produces textiles and other light manufactures.
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Jose Toro Alfonso, Joe para sus amigos, nacio el 29 de mayo de 1952 en Yauco, Puerto Rico. Estudio psicologia en la Universidad de Puerto Rico de Mayaguez, y se licencio en el ano 1975.
The singer melodiously belted out, through jibaro music, a description of his golden home of Yauco, Puerto Rico.