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Travel Alerts as Hurricane Maria Hits Puerto Rico, Caribbean

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Hurricane Maria was impacting flights and airport activity in Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic and rest of the Caribbean Wednesday as it tore through the area as a Category 4 storm. Airlines added flights and capped fares Tuesday as residents rushed to get out of Puerto Rico ahead of the deadly storm, which made landfall early Read More

Over 300k pounds supplies secured by TEATT Team Relief, PAWA the most

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PHILIPSBURG – (Three Hundred thousand) pounds of hurricane relief supplies were secured and delivered by Ministry TEATT Team Relief SXM in the days following Hurricane Irma. The team, which consisted of several volunteers, was quickly formed once commercial airlines was cleared by Minister of Tourism Mellissa Arrindell-Doncher to fly into St. Maarten to perform humanitarian airlift. Read More

Dominica Is Brutalised by Hurricane Maria

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A still from an aerial video showing the near total devastation in Dominica after the passage of Hurricane Maria, September 19, 2017. Video by CDEMA – Caribbean Disaster Emergency Management Agency; shared widely on Facebook and Twitter. The northern Caribbean has been on the front line of the assault from the 2017 Atlantic hurricane season. Read More

Keiretsu Forum Mid-Atlantic Hosts 5th Annual Angel Capital Expo Oct. 19th, Phila.

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Over 200 of Delaware Valley’s most active and respected angel investors to attend this premier expo featuring high quality entrepreneurs seeking funding. The Angel Capital Expo brings together a dynamic group of investors and entrepreneurs providing quality deal flow and strong investments opportunities.” — Howard Lubert, Keiretsu Forum Mid-Atlantic president and co-founder. PHILADELPHIA, PENNSYLVANIA, UNITED Read More

Hurricane Maria kills one in Guadeloupe – two missing

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Hurricane Maria is being blamed for at least one death on the French-speaking Caribbean nation of Guadeloupe on Monday, prior to making landfall in Dominica. According to government officials, one person was killed when a tree fell and two others went missing in a shipwreck off the coast of the French territory. No major damage Read More

Independence Day activities postponed in St Kitts Nevis

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In St. Kitts and Nevis activities to mark 34 years of political independence from Britain, have been postponed as the nation braces for Hurricane Maria. In a message Monday, Prime Minister Dr. Timothy Harris said in the wake of a Hurricane warning, all independence activities scheduled for the week were postponed. Third time this month Read More

Hurricane Maria: Puerto Rico declares state of emergency

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SAN JUAN – Puerto Rican Governor Ricardo Rosello declared state of emergency Wednesday due to the Hurricane Maria, which is expected to be “more devastating than Irma”. In the morning, Maria was a category-2 hurricane and in a few hours it became a category-3 storm. According to the National Hurricane Center (NHC), it could reach Read More

Category 5 Maria to hit Puerto Rico on Wednesday

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The National Hurricane Center is calling Hurricane Maria a “potentially catastrophic” storm to Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands as it continues to hold at Category 5 strength tonight.  The storm’s movement toward the west-northwest will likely bring the core of worst winds to the southeast corner Puerto Rico by Wednesday morning.   The most recent advisory from the Read More