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Catholic schools in Miami find room for Puerto Rican students

Catholic schools in Miami find room for Puerto Rican students

| October 12, 2017 | 0 Comments

Catholic schools in the Miami Archdiocese are accepting students and enrollment inquiries from Puerto Rican families displaced to Florida after the devastating impact of Hurricane Maria.

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A week after being hit by Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico begs for help

A week after being hit by Hurricane Maria, Puerto Rico begs for help

| September 27, 2017 | 1 Comment

More than a week after Hurricane Maria devastated Puerto Rico, much of the island remained without communication and in desperate need of humanitarian aid.

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With prayer, Catholics in Puerto Rico deal with Hurricane Maria’s wrath

With prayer, Catholics in Puerto Rico deal with Hurricane Maria’s wrath

| Rhina Guidos | September 22, 2017 | 0 Comments

Authorities say it may take months for electricity to fully return to Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria pummeled the island and its infrastructure as it made landfall Sept. 20.

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Catholic agencies prepared to help in Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands

Catholic agencies prepared to help in Puerto Rico, U.S. Virgin Islands

| Rhina Guidos and Dennis Sadowski | September 20, 2017 | 0 Comments

Thousands sought shelter in Puerto Rico, as Hurricane Maria, called a “monster storm” by many, hit the Caribbean island just short of a Category 5 storm Sept. 20, with winds of 155 miles per hour.

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