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Puerto Rico Recovers After Maria

Puerto Rico Recovers After Maria

Stories of relief and recovery efforts in Puerto Rico after Hurricane Maria

Friday, Dec 8, 2017 at 08:24 PM EST

Volunteers Help Virgin Islands Recover from Storms

Volunteers Help Virgin Islands Recover from Storms

In St. Thomas, volunteers and FEMA workers are helping residents recover from Hurricanes Maria and Irma. Michael Gargiulo reports.

Friday, Dec 8, 2017 at 04:42 PM EST

College Lacrosse Player Helps Puerto Rico

College Lacrosse Player Helps Puerto Rico

Jaron Greenidge, the captain of the Molloy College lacrosse team, is raising money to help his family's homeland of Puerto Rico in the wake of Hurricane Maria.

Friday, Dec 8, 2017 at 06:30 PM EST

PR Residents Grow Frustrated With Slow Recovery

PR Residents Grow Frustrated With Slow Recovery

Residents in Puerto Rico are growing frustrated with the slow restoration of power and services on the island after Hurricane Maria. Gaby Acevedo reports.

Friday, Dec 8, 2017 at 01:49 AM EST

New Jersey Governor-Elect Heads to Puerto Rico

New Jersey Governor-Elect Heads to Puerto Rico

New Jersey Governor-elect Phil Murphy is heading to storm-ravaged Puerto Rico next week.

Thursday, Dec 7, 2017 at 04:45 PM EST

US Virgin Islands Working to Bring Tourists Back

US Virgin Islands Working to Bring Tourists Back

Three months after two hurricanes slammed the Caribbean, life is slowly returning. While much of the focus has been placed on Puerto Rico, the three U.S. Virgin islands were decimated. And they're working...

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On Sept. 20, 2017, Hurricane Maria slammed into Puerto Rico as a Category 4 storm. It moved slowly over the area, knocking power out to the entire island, killing more than 50 people and leaving historic devastation in its wake. Families lost everything they owned: their homes, their businesses, their legacies. But they held onto their faith. They held onto their courage.

Watch News 4 at 11 p.m. for the latest on the recovery effort, with updates from Gaby Acevedo, the tri-state's only dedicated San Juan-based reporter.

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