One of the first things Karen Caraballo noticed from the window of her plane is how colorless Puerto Rico looked, as if it’s a war zone.

“There is no green, everything looks gray, and dark, and dirty,” she said.

On Saturday, Caraballo, who lives in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, flew to San Juan, Puerto Rico, to see her family and bring along much-needed supplies like food, batteries, and solar-powered lamps. She’s been staying with her family, including her sister and two young nephews, in Toa Alta, which still has no electricity or running water…Read More

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