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News Dominican Republic: How Our Lady of Altagracia became the (unofficial) patroness of the Dominican Republic

News channel or source: https://www.americamagazine.org/faith/2018/01/19/how-our-lady-altagracia-became-unofficial-patroness-dominican-republic
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Avocados, plantains and yucca. Those all made sense. But the oranges perplexed her. Elizabeth Muñoz Johnston, who came to the United States when she was 3, was attending an annual celebration of Our Lady of Altagracia, a devotion popular in the Dominican ...

News Dominican Republic: Dominican Republic citizen sentenced to more than 5 years for heroin trafficking

News channel or source: http://www.unionleader.com/apps/pbcs.dll/article?AID=/20180123/NEWS21/180129703
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

CONCORD — A citizen of the Dominican Republic will spend more than five years in federal prison for heroin trafficking across two New England states. Jose De La Altagracia Pimentel Lara, a/k/a Luis Colon, a/k/a Jose Pimentel, a/k/a Todolindo, a/k/a El ...

News Dominican Republic: Dominican Republic’s Puntarena Making Progress

News channel or source: https://www.caribjournal.com/2018/01/22/dominican-republics-puntarena-making-progress/
Publication date: uesday 23 January 2018

The Dominican Republic’s Puntarena tourism project is making progress, officials said this week. The projected aims to be the “Punta Cana of the South,” in a setting about two hours from Santo Domingo in the area of Los Corbanitos in the Peravia ...

News Dominican Republic: Venezuela government, opposition resume talks in Dominican Republic

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-venezuela-politics/venezuela-government-opposition-resume-talks-in-dominican-republic-idUSKBN1F12NC?feedType=RSS&virtualBrandChannel=11563
Publication date: Friday 12 January 2018

SANTO DOMINGO (Reuters) - Members of Venezuela’s leftist government and opposition leaders resumed talks in the Dominican Republic on Friday, seeking to reach an agreement to ease a deep political and economic crisis in the OPEC country. The two sides ...

News Dominican Republic: Yordano Ventura’s friends built this memorial at his crash site in the Dominican

News channel or source: http://www.kansascity.com/sports/mlb/kansas-city-royals/article195950464.html
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

When he died in an early-morning crash in the mountainous interior of his native Dominican Republic last year, the only obvious signs of Yordano Ventura’s fatal incident were skid marks on the highway and the broken pieces of guardrail through which his ...

News Dominican Republic: Area firefighters send gear to Dominican Republic

News channel or source: http://standardspeaker.com/news/area-firefighters-send-gear-to-dominican-republic-1.2292337
Publication date: Friday 19 January 2018

Firefighters from Northeast Pennsylvania are helping their counterparts in the Dominican Republic. A drive organized by Hazleton firefighters collected used equipment from companies in the region. They gathered 40 suits of turnout gear, ladders, air packs ...

News Dominican Republic: Brooklyn students debate with counterparts in Dominican Republic

News channel or source: http://brooklyn.news12.com/story/37289058/brooklyn-students-debate-with-counterparts-in-dominican-republic
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

Through the debate, students at M.S. 50 in Williamsburg engage with their peers at the International School in the Dominican Republic. Carolina Hidalgo is the native language arts teacher and debate coach. She says students in her class are mostly from the ...

News Dominican Republic: Dominican Republic Recognized For Leadership On Sustainable Aviation

News channel or source: http://www.aero-news.net/index.cfm?do=main.textpost&id=1a339eee-eaa5-4d59-9b4d-1bb4770b2a0c
Publication date: Wednesday 17 January 2018

At a recent bilateral meeting with its Chancellor, Miguel Octavio Vargas Maldonado, the President of the ICAO Council, Dr. Olumuyiwa Benard Aliu, encouraged the Dominican Republic to pursue its strategic and exemplary focus on aviation as a lever for ...

News Dominican Republic: Eduardo Nunez works out for Red Sox in Dominican Republic

News channel or source: http://www.bostonherald.com/sports/red_sox/clubhouse_insider/2018/01/eduardo_nunez_works_out_for_red_sox_in_dominican_republic
Publication date: hursday 18 January 2018

Free agent infielder Eduardo Nunez has been in contact with at least eight teams, including the Red Sox, according to a source who said his market is picking up steam now that he’s been medically cleared for workouts. Doctors have declared Nunez’s ...

News Dominican Republic: Dominican Domination

News channel or source: https://www.flexonline.com/training/dominican-domination
Publication date: onday 22 January 2018

It’s tough to separate these three guys: Victor Martinez, Juan Morel, and Jon Delarosa. All are of Dominican Republic descent, all currently live in New York, and all are top-level IFBB Pro League professionals. And as you can see in the accompanying ...