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Flight 587 ten years later: Holidays without a loved one
Flight 587 ten years later: Holidays without a loved one
News Melissa Chan 11/14/2011 at 3:54PM

For Angilda Delacruz, 21, without her aunt and godmother Magnolia Pena, the upcoming holidays are the toughest part of the year. “When we were little, we would always go to her house, and she would always have these baked cakes ready and chocolate lollipops in her fridge. We would always get in trouble for stealing [...]

Flight 587 remembered 10 years later
Flight 587 remembered 10 years later
News Melissa Chan 11/14/2011 at 12:26PM

Click here to view our Flight 587 memorial gallery. Ten years may have passed since the tragic crash of Flight 587, but hundreds of loved ones who gathered to mourn at the memorial site remember as if it was yesterday. “After 10 years, we still have open wounds from what happened,” said Rafael Almonte, who [...]

You can help Valentina
You can help Valentina
News Toni Cimino 10/19/2011 at 10:29AM

When Valentina Priolo, now four, was only three months old, she began having seizures. Her mom, Raquel, who had suffered complications when giving birth to Valentina and her fraternal twin Isabella, became concerned and immediately sought help for her little girl. “They called it immature neurological development,” Raquel told The Courier. At six months, as [...]