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Millions of Dollars Presented By New Effort to Boost Citizenship Across U.S. Cities

There are nearly 9.3 million people in the United States who are eligible to apply for citizenship, and a new effort is offering a...

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Lawyers Are Working to ‘Race Against the Clock’ and Help Migrant Parents Track Down Their Children

So far, there have been more than 2,000 immigrant children taken from their parents when they crossed the United States-Mexico border due...

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Artistic Director, City Officials Celebrate Grand Opening of “Avenue Black Box Theatre” on Joseph Ave.

By Staff –   (Spanish Version Follows/Versión en español adjunta) - Theatre Artistic Director Reenah Golden has recently...

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Asthma Cases See a Huge Spike in Puerto Rico After Hurricane Maria

Doctors in Puerto Rico are reporting that they are seeing an alarming rise in the number and severity of asthma cases. They are, for the...

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This Year, National Puerto Rican Day Means More Than Ever After Hurricane Maria

June 10 is officially National Puerto Rican Day, and it has been celebrated for 61 years. This year, hundreds of thousands of participants...

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Jordan Health Center Employees Return to Work

By Staff – Sixty-five Jordan Health Center employees, represented by 1199 SEIU United Healthcare Workers East, have recently...

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Update: Jordan Health Workers “Disappointed” Board Rejects Employee-Contract Proposal

By Staff –   (Update, June 7) -Jordan Health Center employees, represented by 1199 SEIU United Healthcare Workers East, have...

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8 Months After Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico Still Doesn’t Have a Power Grid Ready for the Next Hurricane Season

Hurricane Maria hit the island of Puerto Rico in September 2017, which was more than eight months ago now. The island still does not have a...

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Young Latina Woman Running In New York Congressional Race Against Joe Crowley

Twenty-eight-year-old Alexandra Ocasio-Cortez is running for Congress in New York’s 14th District. She is a progressive, young Latina...

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President and CEO Marisol Ramos-Lopez to Leave Willow Domestic Violence Center

By Staff –   Marisol Ramos-Lopez, president and CEO of Willow Domestic Violence Center, has abruptly decided to leave the...