By Susan Carey Dempsey & Julie Lane
The awnings are unfurled, extra ice is piled high, shops are bursting with new inventory and summer staffers are reporting for work. The unofficial kickoff to the long-awaited summer season is here.
Here’s a guide to restaurants and shops around the Island that will be welcoming shoppers and hungry customers for Memorial Day Weekend. (more…)
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Sylma Cabrera in her shop, Pure Soul, on Bridge Street.
A few days after Hurricane Maria had torn through Puerto Rico last September, clothing designer and curator Sylma Cabrera walked down to Pure Soul, her clothing and accessories boutique in historic Old San Juan, and found all the glass windows shattered.
“The hurricane was terrifying,” she said. (more…)