Archive for October, 2017

OSJ retailers: Grim future if power isn’t back in 15 days
October 31, 2017, 3 Comments

Old San Juan, a sector that is home to at least 800 businesses and 500 commercial offices, has been in the dark for the ...

UN: PR remains without effective emergency response
October 31, 2017, No Comments

Puerto Rico remains without an effective emergency response more than a month after Hurricane María devastated the isla ...

3 nonprofits split $398K donation from United for PR
October 31, 2017, No Comments

Boys and Girls Club de Puerto Rico, Fundación de Esclerosis Múltiples de Puerto Rico, Inc., and Humanitarian Assistanc ...

MMM Healthcare lands high marks for Medicare service
October 31, 2017, No Comments

MMM Healthcare LLC H4004, a coordinated care HMO program, recently achieved a 4.5 out of the 5-star rating in the 2018 M ...

Destilería Serrallés resumes rum production in Ponce
October 31, 2017, No Comments

Destilería Serrallés Inc., producer of Don Q rums, has resumed its production and export operations after a brief disr ...

FEMA approves TSA for PR residents displaced by María
October 30, 2017, No Comments

The Federal Emergency Management Agency and the government of Puerto Rico announced that Transitional Sheltering Assista ...

Generators supplying power to Palo Seco to stabilize grid
October 30, 2017, 1 Comment

Two generators, part of a $35.1 million contract by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, began providing up to a combined 5 ...

PREPA: Nulling Whitefish contract is ‘4-month setback’
October 30, 2017, 1 Comment

The government’s decision to cancel the contentious $300 million contract with Montana-based Whitefish Energy will set ...

Direct Relief brings $21M in meds, medical goods to PR
October 30, 2017, No Comments

Direct Relief, which for the past eight years has been supporting a network of nonprofit community health centers in Pue ...

Sacred Heart U. offers free online courses to PR students
October 30, 2017, No Comments

Sacred Heart University in Santurce, in partnership with the Faculty Resource Network, New York University (NYU) and the ...