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News Puerto Rico: Far from Puerto Rico, islanders reflect on Thanksgiving

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/far-from-puerto-rico-islanders-reflect-on-thanksgiving/ar-BBFyY1c
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Some of the thousands of residents of Puerto Rico displaced by Hurricane Maria celebrated Thanksgiving in Massachusetts Thursday, some with family, and others at the invitation of kind strangers. But as they gave thanks over tables laden with food, many ...

News Puerto Rico: Stateside relatives: Kin in Puerto Rico still struggle after Hurricane Maria

News channel or source: http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/post-tribune/news/ct-ptb-puerto-rico-update-st-1123-20171126-story.html
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Two months after Hurricane Maria, many of Isaias Rivera's relatives in Puerto Rico still live without regular electricity. Cellphone service is spotty at best — transportation is limited and his siblings often face long lines for basic necessities ...

News Puerto Rico: Whitefish Resumes Restoring Power to Puerto Rico After Payment

News channel or source: https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-11-23/whitefish-resumes-restoring-power-to-puerto-rico-after-payment
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Whitefish Energy Holdings LLC said it resumed repairing Puerto Rico’s storm-ravaged electric grid after receiving a payment from the territory’s bankrupt utility. The company, which saw its no-bid $300 million contract with the Puerto Rico Electric ...

News Puerto Rico: Whitefish resumes repair work in Puerto Rico after being paid

News channel or source: http://thehill.com/business-a-lobbying/361686-whitefish-resumes-repair-work-in-puerto-rico-after-being-paid-report
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Whitefish Energy said Thursday it resumed repairs to Puerto Rico’s electric grid after receiving payment from the territory’s state-owned utility. The energy company on Monday stopped its efforts restoring the power grid on the island because it said ...

News Puerto Rico: 'It needs to get fixed:' Former Durham police chief witnesses damage in Puerto Rico

News channel or source: http://www.wral.com/-it-needs-to-get-fixed-former-durham-police-chief-witnesses-damage-in-puerto-rico/17137157/
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Durham, N.C. — Two months have passed since Hurricane Maria tore through Puerto Rico and the island is still struggling. The island is only generating half the amount of power it needs and those who do have power experience daily blackouts. The ...

News Puerto Rico: Chef José Andrés Prepares 40,000 Thanksgiving Meals In Puerto Rico

News channel or source: https://www.huffingtonpost.com/entry/jose-andres-prepares-thanksgiving-meals-in-puerto-rico_us_5a16df4fe4b0d4906cad9e5d
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

As Americans give thanks this Thanksgiving, celebrity chef José Andrés is busy giving back, by preparing what he estimated as 40,000 Thanksgiving meals for Puerto Ricans. The Michelin-starred chef shared videos on social media of him and his crew ...

News Puerto Rico: A Flock of Seagulls & Poet Jimmy D Robinson Unveil 'Pedro' Dance Remix Project Dedicated to Puerto Rico

News channel or source: https://www.broadwayworld.com/bwwmusic/article/A-Flock-of-Seagulls-Poet-Jimmy-D-Robinson-Unveil-Pedro-Dance-Remix-Project-Dedicated-to-Puerto-Rico-20171123
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Let the world feast their senses on the sultriness and temperature of "Pedro," the new dance single from the collaboration between Grammy-winning band A Flock of Seagulls and American poet Jimmy N*E*R*D Robinson. "Pedro," inspired by the beautiful people ...

News Puerto Rico: Predominantly bilingual practices in Orlando pitch in to help Puerto Rico evacuees

News channel or source: http://www.orlandosentinel.com/health/os-puerto-rico-orlando-family-physicians-free-visits-20171121-story.html
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

As medical providers across Central Florida handle the recent surge of evacuees from Puerto Rico, a few practices that are well-known in the Hispanic community have become a home-away-from-home for evacuees. Some are offering free first visits to evacuees ...

News Puerto Rico: Houston police officers spend holiday working to rebuild Puerto Rico

News channel or source: https://www.click2houston.com/news/houston-police-officers-spend-holiday-working-to-rebuild-puerto-rico
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

HOUSTON - Some Houston police officers will not spend the holiday with their families, but rather working to rebuild Puerto Rico. In a tweet sent out by the department, it says the officers are "thankful for being able to help, making new friends, and ...

News Puerto Rico: Local doctors home for Thanksgiving after helping in Puerto Rico

News channel or source: http://www.ktnv.com/news/local-doctors-home-for-thanksgiving-after-helping-in-puerto-rico
Publication date: hursday 23 November 2017

Las Vegas (KTNV) - A team of local doctors is home for Thanksgiving, after spending some time in Puerto Rico. They were there helping to treat patients after the September hurricane. "It was our desire to go out and help others," says Dr. Warren Volker ...