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Enjoy a weekend in sunny San Juan

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - I couldn't take it anymore...flight after work on a Friday and arrived in San Juan at 1 a.m. We were set to return to New...were far away from any hustle or bustle. San Juan turned out to be the perfect weekend getaway...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/06/liv_441982.shtml
Life & style
Blue Jays' Marcus Stroman to miss 2015 season after tearing ACL in left knee

...a regular-season series against the New York Mets in San Juan, Puerto Rico (2010). They traveled to Puerto Rico in...04, '08 and '12), Monterrey, Mexico (1999), San Juan (2001) and Sydney (2014).Manfred envisions expanding...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-03-10/blue-jays-marcus-stroman
Teams win two arbitration hearings

...minor league system and then needed surgery in August to remove bone chips from his pitching elbow. CARIBBEAN SERIES: In San Juan, Puerto Rico, Terance Marin pitched six strong innings and Mexico beat the Dominican Republic 5-4 to advance to the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-07/teams-win-two-arbitratio
Bonds back in lineup for game in San Juan

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- With just five minutes to go before the first pitch Friday...at-bat. The Giants star said he wanted to play in front of the fans in San Juan, where the Expos play 22 of their home games this season. His appearance...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/05/22/bas_416363.shtml
Baseball
Cubans draw MLB scouts to Puerto Rico for Caribbean Series

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Dozens of major league baseball scouts are in Puerto Rico to get a good look at Cuban talent at the Caribbean Series...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-02-03/cubans-draw-mlb-scouts-p
Nicaragua offers peaceful times for tourists

SAN JUAN DEL SUR, Nicaragua - I'm paddling down...boarded a bus bound for the coastal village of San Juan del Sur. On the way, we watched the scenery...went along for the ride. Upon arriving in San Juan del Sur, life slows down and takes a relaxing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/18/liv_33831.shtml
Life & style
Sofrito: a Caribbean cuisine staple

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - Families pass on their treasured...tomato juice and salt." Merced-Reyes is a San Juan-based travel and culinary writer, and...Grande market in Isla Verde outside of Old San Juan, where a separate section devoted to sofrito...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/01/19/foo_440316.shtml
Food
Great scenery unfolds while pedaling bicycle

...whale of a good time on the magical San Juan Islands. Riders flock to this bicycling...playfully swimming up the shoreline of San Juan Island. Until then, the trip had...the average high temperature in the San Juan Islands is around 70 degrees and the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/08/23/liv_545433.shtml
Life & style
Hunter S. Thompson's Caribbean adventures coming to the big screen

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico -- It was 1959. Fired for...checks. Then a sports editor opening at The San Juan Star grabbed his eye. Thompson was rejected...gloves. It was perfect." He commuted to San Juan on a motorscooter to frequent El Patio de...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/06/mov_389036.shtml
Movies
Teams see a whole new game in Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico - This is a love story and...baseball," said Armando Colon, a retired San Juan postal worker. "Everyone follows major...Judging from Friday night's game In San Juan between the Expos and New York Mets, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/13/bra_475699.shtml
Braves