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  1. Puerto Rican job fair hailed a successRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Less than two weeks after hosting a job fair for Puerto Ricans displaced by Hurricane Maria, staff of the North Central Career Centers say the event was a success for job seekers and employers. "It went well.

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  2. Job fair targets storm-displaced Puerto RicansRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Next month's North Central Career Centers job fair is truly something novel: the agency will try to connect Puerto Ricans displaced by Hurricane Maria -- and now living in the area -- with local employers. Event organizer Beth Goguen said the goal is to get people back on their feet with jobs before their relief support from organizations like the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency or the Federal Emergency Management Agency run out later this year.

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  3. Tsongas sees challenges in Puerto RicoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Four months after Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, the devastation and difficulty recovering is still apparent across the island, something that U.S. Rep. Niki Tsongas and other members of the congressional delegation from Massachusetts saw firsthand during a visit last week. Officials toured a community health center and a children's hospital, observed damage from a helicopter and met with leaders of the Federal Emergency Management Agency, which was criticized for an initially slow response, as they work to help the island rebuild.

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  4. Puerto Rico fears post-Maria murder surge: 11 days, 32 slainRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2018 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Before the sun rose on the first day of 2018, someone called 911 to report the charred, bullet-riddled body of a man with a snake-like tattoo on his left hand, lying beside a road in the Puerto Rican town of Vega Baja. The next day, two men were found dead with their feet and hands bound in Bayamon, a working-class city southwest of the capital.

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  5. 'Flavors from home' at new Lowell restaurantRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Michael Lopez Rios and his wife, Neysha Rodriguez, stopped by Restaurante Casa Coqu last Wednesday afternoon with their 4-month-old baby boy, Mikael, for some lunch. It was their third visit to the eatery.

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  6. Funding eyed to handle influx of Puerto Rican studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Gov. Charlie Baker plans to request additional school funding from the Legislature to help cities pay for the education of hundreds of children who have arrived from Puerto Rico since Hurricane Maria battered the Caribbean island in September. The administration sent a memo on Tuesday to municipalities and local emergency management directors outlining various services and points of contact for families arriving in Massachusetts from Puerto Rico as evacuees.

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  7. Puerto Rican history event calls for actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Though Saturday's Latino Heritage Month event held at the Fitchburg Art Museum was billed as a celebration of Puerto Rican history, event organizer Dolores Thibault-Muoz likened it more to call to action. "I think a lot of Puerto Ricans here, like a lot of Latinos in general, don't know our history.

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  8. School districts brace for influx of students who fled devastationRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    As Hurricane Maria churned toward Puerto Rico, Joseenid Martin Gregory put her sons Eliot Saez Martin, 9, and his brother, Elionet, 5, on a plane to be with their grandfather in Connecticut, fearing their lives could be in danger if they stayed on the island. As the scale of the devastation became clear, and the boys' grandfather, Jose Martin, found no way to communicate with his daughter, he made arrangements to keep the boys here indefinitely.

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  9. US school districts prepare for influx of Puerto RicansRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    As Hurricane Maria churned toward Puerto Rico, Joseenid Martin Gregory put her sons Eliot Saez Martin, 9, and his brother, Elionet, 5, on a plane to be with their grandfather in Connecticut, fearing their lives could be in danger if they stayed on the island. As the scale of the devastation became clear, and the boys' grandfather, Jose Martin, found no way to communicate with his daughter, he made arrangements to keep the boys here indefinitely.

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  10. Trump lashes out at San Juan mayor who begged for more helpRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    President Donald Trump on Saturday lashed out at the mayor of San Juan and other officials in storm-ravaged Puerto Rico, contemptuous of their claims of a laggard U.S. response to the natural disaster that has imperiled the island's future. "Such poor leadership ability by the Mayor of San Juan, and others in Puerto Rico, who are not able to get their workers to help," Trump said in a series of tweets a day after the capital city's mayor appealed for help "to save us from dying."

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  11. Hearts, wallets in Mass. join storm aidRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Massachusetts is preparing to welcome Puerto Ricans temporarily or permanently fleeing their storm-ravaged island, Gov. Charlie Baker's office announced Thursday. Representatives from the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency and the executive offices of Housing and Community Development, Health and Human Services and Education are convening as a task force to make sure the state is ready to help those seeking aid here after hurricanes Irma and Maria dealt devastating blows to Puerto Rico in quick succession.

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  12. Baker: Massachusetts set to welcome those displaced by stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Massachusetts is preparing to welcome Puerto Ricans temporarily or permanently fleeing their storm-ravaged island, Gov. Charlie Baker's office announced Thursday. Representatives from the Massachusetts Emergency Management Agency and the executive offices of Housing and Community Development, Health and Human Services and Education are convening as a task force to make sure the state is ready to help those seeking aid here after hurricanes Irma and Maria dealt devastating blows to Puerto Rico in quick succession.

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  13. Water and some food scarce as Puerto Rico emerges from stormRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2017 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Supermarkets are gradually re-opening in hurricane-ravaged Puerto Rico but the situation is far from normal and many customers are going home disappointed. Most food stores and restaurants remain closed.

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