Post Tagged with: "Hurricane Maria"

Environment

Hunts Point residents answer the call for Puerto Rican families

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The Herreras are among hundreds in the South Bronx whose families have been affected by the devastating hurricane in Puerto Rico.

Culture

Bronx artist marries the love of her life—Puerto Rico

The blushing bride, Mariposa Fernández, will take a working honeymoon to Puerto Rico this winter to deliver aid. Photo by Sarah Matusek.

Poet, activist and educator Maria Teresa “Mariposa” Fernández got hitched to her homeland Puerto Rico on Wednesday night before a packed house at The Point Community Development Corporation.