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News Puerto Rico » Toa Baja: Islandwide blackout hits Puerto Rico nearly seven months after Hurricane Maria

News channel or source: https://www.msn.com/en-us/news/us/islandwide-blackout-hits-puerto-rico-7-months-after-maria/ar-AAw1P1f
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

An islandwide blackout hit Puerto Rico on Wednesday ... Naguabo, Mayagüez, Arecibo and Toa Baja. The islands of Vieques and Culebra never lost electrical power. The company said in an earlier post that it was prioritizing re-establishing power to ...

News Puerto Rico » Toa Baja: Seven months after Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico is still recovering

News channel or source: https://www.marketplace.org/2018/04/19/education/seven-months-after-hurricane-maria-puerto-rico-still-recovering
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Teachers participate in a one-day strike against the government's privatization drive in public education in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on March 19 ... Lizzie O’Leary: I'm in Toa Baja, which is about 15 miles outside San Juan — it was area that was ...

News Puerto Rico » Toa Baja: 7 Months After Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico Suffered Another Islandwide Blackout

News channel or source: http://hiphopwired.com/750251/contractor-causes-islandwide-blackout-in-puerto-rico750251/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

Puerto Rico’s largest mall, metro light rail system and San Juan’s largest hospital. On top of that, a backup line that was supposed to kick in also failed. AEE Informa: Ya con energía clientes de Maunabo, Naguabo, Mayagüez, Arecibo, Toa Baja.

News Puerto Rico » Toa Baja: Final numbers on Maria in Puerto Rico: $90 billion in damage, some Cat 5 winds

News channel or source: https://www.dailykos.com/stories/2018/4/11/1756129/-Final-numbers-on-Maria-in-Puerto-Rico-90-billion-in-damage-some-Cat-5-winds
Publication date: uesday 10 April 2018

The La Plata River flooded the entire alluvial valley including the municipality of Toa Baja, where hundreds of families needed to be rescued from their roof tops. Maria knocked down 80 percent of Puerto Rico’s utility poles and all transmission lines ...

News Puerto Rico » Toa Baja: Helping the animals of Puerto Rico

News channel or source: http://exclusive.multibriefs.com/content/helping-the-animals-of-puerto-rico/pet-care
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

On Dec. 30, 2017, we got a call about a dog that had been hit by a car and left for dead in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico. When we arrived at the scene, it was hard to believe this dog was still alive. I've never seen a dog in that much pain before. Yet still ...

News Puerto Rico » Toa Baja: Puerto Rico Needs Another $50b for Rebuild, FEMA Says

News channel or source: https://insights.globalspec.com/article/8472/puerto-rico-needs-another-50b-for-rebuild-fema-says
Publication date: uesday 10 April 2018

The administrator of the U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) says it will take up to an estimated $50 billion to help rebuild Puerto Rico from Hurricane ... San Lorenzo, Toa Baja, Trujillo Alto and Yabucoa. Another 65 municipalities are in ...

News Puerto Rico » Toa Baja: Six Months Later, Puerto Rico Still Devastated by Hurricane Maria

News channel or source: http://www.chelsearecord.com/2018/04/13/six-months-later-puerto-rico-still-devastated-by-hurricane-maria/
Publication date: Friday 13 April 2018

Six months after Hurricane Maria tore through Puerto Rico, many areas of the country outside ... That is exactly what Hiromi reported firsthand. In Toa Baja, just outside of San Juan Hiromi found Miguel Anjel Mericado at his home. His home still had ...

News Puerto Rico » Toa Baja: Rebuilding Hope: As 2018 Threat Looms, Christian Groups Minister to Hurricane-Ravaged Puerto Rico

News channel or source: http://www1.cbn.com/cbnnews/world/2018/april/rebuilding-hope-as-2018-threat-looms-christian-groups-minister-to-hurricane-ravaged-puerto-rico
Publication date: hursday 05 April 2018

20th. It flooded the territory, destroyed businesses and knocked out 80 percent of Puerto Rico's power grid. Rolando Torres fishes and lives in Toa Baja on the island's northern coast. Maria destroyed his home and most of his neighbors' as well.

News Puerto Rico » Toa Baja: Hurricane Maria's aftermath is forcing hundreds of Puerto Rico's schools to close

News channel or source: https://news.vice.com/en_us/article/a3ynv8/hurricane-marias-aftermath-is-forcing-hundreds-of-puerto-ricos-schools-to-close
Publication date: Friday 06 April 2018

Santiago school which remains closed while today the Department of Education resumes classes during the aftermath of Hurricane Maria in Toa Baja, Puerto Rico, Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2017. (David Santiago/Miami Herald via AP)

News Puerto Rico » Toa Baja: Contractor promised 30 million meals to Puerto Rico. Only 50,000 were delivered. Lawmakers ask why.

News channel or source: http://www.wtnh.com/2018/02/08/contractor-promised-30-million-meals-to-puerto-rico-only-50000-were-delivered-lawmakers-ask-why/
Publication date: hursday 08 February 2018

Bernardo “Betito” Marquez, mayor of Toa Baja, told CNN his municipality of about 80,000 residents in northern Puerto Rico were still struggling with food and water shortages in late October. “We were in the middle of the crisis (on October 23),” he ...