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A new sense of normal... but everything has changed.

It’s been two months. Time seems to have stood still. Some days have felt like a year and yet I can’t believe that it’s been two months since Maria devastated the island. 698 more words

Chicago Red Cross CEO Going To Puerto Rico To Monitor Relief Efforts

CHICAGO (CBS) — The head of the Red Cross in Northern Illinois is traveling to Puerto Rico to see hurricane relief efforts first hand.

Selena Roldan, CEO of the Red Cross for Chicago and Northern Illinois, said the situation remains desperate in Puerto Rico, especially outside of San Juan. 187 more words

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The need remains great

It’s been two months since a lethal 8.2 earthquake devastated the Isthmus of Tehuantepec region of Oaxaca.  For a brief time, this oft-neglected state had captured the attention and relief efforts of Mexico and the world.  611 more words

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MC Continues Relief Efforts for Natural Disaster Affected Areas

by Haley Burnside & Shannon Gleba

Asst. Editor & Staff Writer

Stories of earthquakes, hurricanes, floods and fires have dominated the news during the past few weeks. 636 more words

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Lin-Manuel Miranda Says Puerto Rico Relief His 'New Full-Time Gig'

CHICAGO (CBS) — “Hamilton” creator and star Lin-Manuel Miranda visited the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture in Chicago on Wednesday, making a pitch for hurricane relief in Puerto Rico. 526 more words

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These Chicago Firefighters Got A Heroes Welcome Returning From Puerto Rico

It takes a special person to take their own time and volunteer to help the victims in Puerto Rico.

That’s just what 23 Chicago firefighters, EMT’s and paramedics did to help the hurricane relief efforts. 57 more words

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A little sunshine


Meet Dr. Jose A. Rodriguez-Nieves
This tall drink of water next to my child filled up my mami Van today with food and other supplies to donate to PR… 183 more words

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