The efforts of Salvadoran immigrants in Montgomery County to reach out to their home country have inspired a sister city agreement with a region in the northeastern part of El Salvador that borders with Honduras.
Neftali Granados, pictured, and other Morazan, El Salvador, natives clean and pack medical supply donations to send home. There is a sister city agreement between Montgomery County and Morazan, El. Salvador.Sarah L. Voisin/The Washington Post
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NASA tried one last time to contact its record-setting Mars rover Opportunity, but declared it dead on Feb. 13, 2019, 15 years after arriving at the Red Planet. The solar-powered rover has been silent for eight months, victim of one of the most intense dust storms in decades.