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A city of east-central Puerto Rico south-southeast of San Juan. It is an industrial center in an agricultural region.


(ˈkɑ gwɑs)

a city in E central Puerto Rico. 126,298.
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Army Corps of Engineers said today that "achieving 95% restoration in areas with challenging terrain like Arecibo and Caguas, will take until mid-April and late-May respectively.
The PSO workers operated from a staging area in Caguas, a remote and mountainous region of Puerto Rico about 20 miles south of San Juan.
Video ATMs are also available at the Caguas Bairoa branch from Monday to Friday from 08:30 to 18:00 hours and Saturdays from 09:00 to 15:00 hours.
Only in the condados of Aguada, Bayam'AaAaAeANn, Caguas, Camuy, Carolin Catano, Dorado, Guayanilla, Guaynabo, Hatillo, Lajas, Maricao, Ponce, San Germ'AaAaAeA@n, San Juan, Toa Baja, Trujillo Alto, Vega Baja and Yau are less than half of all cell towers non-operational.
The cuts targeted housing complexes in Mayaguez, Arecibo, Caguas and Ponce, Puerto Rico's second-largest city.
and authorized installer Dynamic Solar Solutions have installed 207 kilowatts (kW) of Kyocera solar modules atop Academia Cristo de los Milagros (ACM) in Caguas, Puerto Rico.
The great warrior from Caguas, Puerto Rico, survived heroically, and thus brought honor to his proud nation.
The Atento call center in Caguas is investing $500,000 to expand its customer relationship management services that will generate 200 new jobs in 24 months, said Gov.
The 34-year-old Cotto (39-4-0, 32 KOs), who is from Caguas, Puerto Rico, is coming off back-to-back victories over Delvin Rodriguez (via 3rd round technical knockout) and Sergio Gabriel Martinez (via 10th round retirement).
Director Head & Neck Oncologic Institute Hospital HIMA-San Pablo Caguas, Puerto Rico; Assistant Professor Dept, of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery University of Puerto Rico Medical Sciences Campus, San Juan, Puerto Rico; ([dagger]) General Physician, Assistant at Head & Neck Oncologic Institute Hospital HIMA-San Pablo Caguas, Puerto Rico; ([double dagger]) Immunopathology and Molecular Pathology Laboratory at Hato Rey Pathology Associates, Inc.
EC Waste will be headquartered in Humacao, with major facilities in San Juan, Caguas, Penuelas, Humacao, and Mayaguez.