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2020 Puerto Rico earthquakes – Is it safe to visit Puerto Rico with the recent earthquake activity in the news? YES

Is it safe to visit Puerto Rico?  The answer is YES. Despite the recent earthquakes in the news in Puerto Rico, it is safe to visit.  First of all, most tourists arrive at the airport in SJU, San Juan, which … Continue reading

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Another earthquake hits Puerto Rico with 5.9 magnitude on January 11, 2020

https://edition.cnn.com/2020/01/11/us/puerto-rico-earthquake/index.html Another earthquake hits Puerto Rico with 5.9 magnitude By Nicole Chavez, Maria Santana and Jay Croft, CNN Updated 2211 GMT (0611 HKT) January 11, 2020 Ponce, Puerto Rico (CNN)An 5.9 magnitude earthquake rattled Puerto Rico on Saturday, fueling anxiety … Continue reading

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Parts of Puerto Rico Won’t Have Power for 8 Months. What’s the Holdup?

Parts of Puerto Rico Won’t Have Power for 8 Months. What’s the Holdup? By FRANCES ROBLES and PATRICIA MAZZEIDEC. 23, 2017 San Isidro, P.R., this week. Some areas of Puerto Rico will not have power for as long as eight … Continue reading

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Exodus From a Historic Puerto Rican Town, With No End in Sight

Exodus From a Historic Puerto Rican Town, With No End in Sight By FRANCES ROBLES JULY 16, 2017 An abandoned furniture store in Lares, P.R. The town in the mountainous heart of the Caribbean island has lost more people to … Continue reading

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Lares, once-thriving Puerto Rico mountain town faces economic abyss

http://www.caribbeanbusinesspr.com/news/once-thriving-puerto-rico-mountain-town-faces-economic-abyss-117806.html Issued : Friday, September 18, 2015 07:59 AM Once-thriving Puerto Rico mountain town faces economic abyss By : The Associated Press cbnewsroom@gmail.com; cbprdigital@gmail.com Ismael Rodríguez looked out on a nearly empty plaza from the clothing store he opened in … Continue reading

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Mr. Special has 16 store locations in the West part of Puerto Rico for grocery shopping

For the most comprehensive master list of Puerto Rico grocery stores, go here: All Puerto Rico grocery stores, shopping for groceries, shopper, weekly ad Mr. Special often has some good deals in the weekly ad, such as in November 2014, with … Continue reading

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Econo grocery store has 61 locations in Puerto Rico for food shopping

For the most comprehensive master list of Puerto Rico grocery stores, go here: All Puerto Rico grocery stores, shopping for groceries, shopper, weekly ad Econo and Walmart are the 2 dominant grocery store chains in Puerto Rico. Walmart also owns Sam’s … Continue reading

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