Puerto Rican family forced to move to KC after Maria destroys their home finds new way to celebrate Three King’s Day

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FOX 4 Kansas City WDAF-TV | News, Weather, Sports—KANSAS CITY, Mo. — January 6 means many things to Christians: it is called the Epiphany, the twelfth day of Christmas. For many in Latin America, it’s known as Three King’s Day, marking the day the Magi met the infant Jesus in a manager. Children fill shoe boxes with grass, and put them under their beds. In the morning, the grass is gone (the camels ate it) and the magi left gifts behind for the children. For many Puerto Ricans […]

Puerto Ricans Celebrate Three Kings Day In Frigid New England. Three Kings Day has a special meaning this year for Puerto Ricans in Hartford, Conn., as families displaced by Hurricane Maria celebrate the holiday in a new, much colder place.