Rafael Penalver

  • Blogs

    April 12, 2012

    Agustin Roman, America's First Cuban Bishop, Dies at 83

    If Miami's Cuban community had a patron saint, it was surely Agustín Román, who fled Castro with a boatload of other priests and then, as America's first Cuban-born bishop, made such a political mark that current Miami Archbishop Thomas Wenski compared him to Felix Varela.Román was found dead of ... More >>

  • News

    September 27, 2001

    What Art Thou, Little Havana?

    Viernes Culturales is transforming Calle Ocho -- but into what remains a big question