Puerto Rican Day Parade To Spotlight Post-Hurricane StruggleThe parade will also honor first responders and others who stepped up to help with both emergency efforts and ongoing recovery work.
As Hurricane Season Begins, 11,000 People In Puerto Rico Still Without PowerIt could take another two months to fully restore power to more than 11,000 people who lost it during Hurricane Maria more than eight months ago, according to the latest estimate from the Puerto Rico Electric Power Authority.
Hurricane Maria Likely Led To Deaths Of More Than 4,600 People, Researchers SayFor comparison, the death toll from 2005's Hurricane Katrina -- the costliest hurricane in U.S. history -- was far lower, and estimated at 1,833.
Puerto Rico Suffers Island-Wide Power OutagePuerto Rico has suffered an island-wide power outage, Puerto Rico's power authority said Wednesday -- nearly seven months after Hurricane Maria destroyed much of the island's infrastructure and its electrical grid.
Chicago Students Aid Puerto Rico During Spring BreakFor most students, spring break means cool trips and new adventures, but for a group of Chicago kids, it means hard work and long hours on the island of Puerto Rico.
Spending Spring Break Serving Others"This is not a vacation. We're going to serve."
ComEd Workers Return From Recovery Mission In Puerto RicoExhausted ComEd workers are back in Chicago, after spending a month helping restore power in Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria.
ComEd Promises Manpower For Puerto RicoComEd and Exelon say they will send workers, but the logistics are a huge challenge.
Sen. Durbin Criticizes Trump's Response To Hurricane MariaDurbin says the Trump Administration deserves the criticism it's getting over its handling of the disaster.
Agencies Help Puerto Rican Evacuees Resettle In ChicagoThe day after Christmas is no holiday for the more than 20 agencies helping Puerto Rican evacuees resettle here in Chicago.
Puerto Rican Boxer Donates To Hurricane Maria Relief EffortsFres Oquendo was born in Puerto Rico, and much of his family remains in the island commonwealth.
Salvation Army Lent A Hand In Puerto Rico Relief EffortsWhen back-to-back hurricanes slammed into Puerto Rico, the Salvation Army’s Disaster Relief Service Team was ready to help.