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Mayor Lovely Warren Wins Re-Election; Democrats Victorious in Local Races

By Staff –   Democratic Mayor Lovely Warren easily won re-election on Nov. 7, defeating four of her political...

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Ibero CEO Asks Community to Assist Puerto Rican Families Affected by Hurricane Maria

By Edy Toribio Rosenfeld –   Ibero American Action League CEO Hilda Rosario-Escher, in a press conference recently, talked about...

The Debate Over ‘Latinx': Inclusive Term Or Forcible Neutralization Of Identity?

In the year since Donald Trump was elected President, the Hispanic community has found itself at the forefront of many a debate and...

Puerto Rico After Hurricane Maria: Looking to Renewable Energy Sources

After taking a direct hit from Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico’s second largest solar farm is still being put back together. More than...

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DePaul Seeks Community Support for “Holiday Helpers Program”

By Staff –   With the holiday season fast approaching, DePaul, a not-for-profit human service agency based in Gates, is seeking...

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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...

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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...