Study: Hurricane Maria Death Toll In Thousands; Opposed To Official Count Of 64The new study, published in the New England Journal of Medicine, estimates more than 4,600 people died in Puerto Rico, mostly because of problems accessing medicine or medical care.
Puerto Ricans Given Refuge After Hurricane Granted More TimeAbout a hundred Puerto Rican families who sought refuge in New York after Hurricane Maria will be given an extension on support.
Puerto Ricans Who Sought Refuge After Hurricane Maria Face Eviction As FEMA Aid EndsNearly 100 Puerto Rican families who sought refuge in New York after Hurricane Maria now fear they will become homeless again.
Abandoned Pets Get Private Flight Out of Hurricane-Stricken Puerto RicoAfter Hurricane Maria devastated the island of Puerto Rico, 62 dogs and cats who were abandoned are now getting a fresh start after being relocated.
Miranda, De Blasio Help Puerto Rican Families Celebrate Three Kings Day In NYCMiranda read a children’s story to a group of Puerto Rican kids who moved to New York City after Hurricane Maria. He also handed out presents to the boys and girls who lost so much.
NYC Puerto Rican Community Pitches In For Devastated Homeland At ChristmasNew York City’s Puerto Rican community marked its first Christmas Monday since Hurricane Maria devastated the homeland.
Family Finds Community In New Jersey After Losing Everything In Puerto RicoA family from Puerto Rico that lost nearly everything in Hurricane Maria will be spending the holidays away from home.
Operation Santa Receives Letters From Children In Puerto RicoWhen Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico three months ago, it washed away the island’s own Operation Santa program. So now, the letters are being rerouted to Manhattan.
Dogs Rescued From Hurricane Ravaged Puerto Rico Find Forever HomesMeet Chiquita, Pedro, Stephen, Portero, and Dolly -- just four of the countless adorable pups that are now smiling their days away and living the good life after being rescued from the devastation and aftermath Hurricane Maria left behind.
NYC Health Department Experts Headed To Maria-Ravaged Puerto RicoMore help is on the way from New York City to Puerto Rico.
Puerto Ricans Prepare To Spend Thanksgiving In NYC, While Local Workers Help Island RebuildHundreds of New Yorkers will spend the holiday helping Puerto Rico, including dozens of Con Ed workers toiling 16 hours a day to restore power.
Local Basketball Team Collects Supplies To Help Puerto RicoThe New Rochelle Basketball Association asked each child involved to collect from five different people. Their message: No donation is too small.