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The day that changed us – 10 years after 9/11

By Laureen Martinez, American Red Cross Mid-Florida Region Communicator Like so many of us, I vividly remember the morning of September 11, 2001. My phone rang, my mother said “turn on the TV” and I spentĀ about 2 minutes staring at … Continue reading

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Preps Underway for Hurricane Alex

In anticipation of landfall of Hurricane Alex, the American Red Cross has deployed workers, prepared shelters, and moved Emergency Response Vehicles (ERVs) into the south of Texas. The storm is expected to make landfall in Mexico early Thursday morning south … Continue reading

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