Thursday 23 November 2017
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Category: Featured News, Local News, Top Stories


House of Mercy to Recognize First “World Day of the Poor”

By Staff –   The House of Mercy, an anti-poverty mission and homeless shelter, will hold a series of events in response to Pope...

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FBI Investigating Contract Awarded To Small Montana Power Company in Puerto Rico

After a small Montana power company was awarded a $300 million contract to help rebuild Hurricane Maria’s damage to the electrical...


Advances In Latinx Health Coverage May Decline During Enrollment Period

Hispanic and Latinx Americans may get left behind during the next enrollment period for health insurance. According to USA Today, the Trump...

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Small Businesses In Puerto Rico Won’t Be The Same, But They’re Surviving

Small businesses in Puerto Rico are refusing to give up hope in the aftermath of Hurricane Maria. Alessandra Correa, a San Juan business...

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Amid Unsafe Conditions In Puerto Rico, Doctors Warn Of Potentially Fatal Disease

A month after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico’s residents and infrastructure, the storm’s aftermath is starting to harm...


Cesar Vargas to Speak at Rural and Migrant Ministry’s “Annual Harvesting Justice Dinner”

By Staff –   Cesar Vargas, one of the first undocumented lawyers in New York State, will be the featured speaker at the Rural...

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DHS May Force Thousands Of Protected People From The United States

Thousands of people in the United States may be forced from the country. Through the Department of Homeland Security, hundreds of thousands...

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IDSA Issues Public Health Warning For Puerto Rico

The Infectious Diseases Society of America (IDSA) has issued a public health warning for the island of Puerto Rico. According to the...


Rochester YWCA Honors Ida Perez with 2017 Empowering Women Award

By Staff –   The YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County has recently honored Ida Perez, Ibero American Action League’s...

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Still Lacking Drinking Water, Some Puerto Rico Residents Turn To Contaminated Sources

Officials in Puerto Rico announced earlier this week that the central water authority had returned service to almost 70% of households....