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Dominican Republic Newswire

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  1. Sedalians team up for Get Fit ChallengeRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Sedalia Democrat

    Crystal and Jason Wolfe, of Sedalia, talk with Melynda Wilkerson, a distributor for Advocare, during the Sedalia Democrat's Get Fit Healthy U Health Expo Saturday morning. The couple, Team Punta Cana, signed up for the program at the MEC Building and plan to get fit for a 21st wedding anniversary trip this June to Punta Cana, Dominican Republic.


  2. Sano arrives, works out with no restrictionsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Minnesota Twins

    But he'll be eased into Spring Training games and MLB's ongoing investigation won't affect his playing status. arrived at camp on report date Sunday, and said he's been working out with no restrictions after his shin surgery in mid-November, but has yet to be interviewed by Major League Baseball about his Sano, who had a titanium rod inserted in his left shin after sustaining a stress reaction in August, had been training with former Major League third baseman Fernando Tatis in the Dominican Republic in recent weeks and has been cleared for all baseball activities.


  3. Caribbean spring break: Ideas, prices, post-hurricane newsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Virginian-Pilot

    ... Bay, Jamaica ($479 round-trip); Santo Domingo ($500 round-trip) and Punta Cana ($569 round-trip) in the Dominican Republic; Nassau ($612 round-trip) in the Bahamas, and Oranjestad, Aruba ($567 round-trip). Dan Marmontello at says ...


  4. Now healthy, Polanco ready to resume riseRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Pittsburgh Pirates

    ... I needed to get my core and my back and my lower body stronger and in playing shape." To do that, the Dominican Republic native teamed up with his former personal trainer Kelvin Terrero in Santo Domingo. They started in October, and Polanco ...


  5. Victor Robles is the Nationals' future, but his loyalty to his...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | SFGate

    ... at Chavita Car Wash. He said he began working 10-hour weekend days when he was 12. SANTO DOMINGO ESTE, Dominican Republic - Victor Robles led the way to the one-room apartment on the corner of Calle 8 and Calle 17, behind a food stand called ...


  6. Sunwing offers Canadians a sunny intervention from the cold with its new - Wintervention' saleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | GlobeNewswire

    ... few hours to themselves. Also included in the promotion is the popular beachfront resort, Riu Bambu , in Dominican Republic's Punta Cana. Families will appreciate unlimited access to the Splash Water World water park full of exciting slides and ...


  7. The Bartolo Colon ExperienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Lone Star Ball

    On a warm May day in 1973, the town of Altamira in the Puerto Plata province of the Dominican Republic became the site of what would become an auspicious historical event: the birth of Bartolo ColA3n. From a young age, Bartolo displayed a work ethic that would help shape the course of his professional career in baseball.


  8. Shukla chases honours in cross country championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Trinidad Guardian

    ... Rica, Ecuador, United States, Guatemala, Honduras, Jamaica, Mexico, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, Puerto Rico, Dominican Republic, Venezuela and the host nation are expected to participate. Ronnie and Caro Mas Band have retained their National Carnival ...


  9. Calypso Spikers get Japan training campRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Trinidad Guardian

    ... tournament which takes place from September 19 to October 20. In addition to T&T, champions USA, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Canada, Puerto Rico and Mexico will also train and play warm-up matches. The T&T women's team coached by Dominican ...


  10. Sox righty Lopez reflects on family's sacrificesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | Chicago White Sox

    He's also quick to thank his agent, his friends and cousins back home in San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic, for all of their support. He's especially grateful for La Morena and Pamela, the two beautiful, but sometimes ornery cows that set him on the track to stardom.


  11. Sammy Sosa Is a Victim of ColorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 15 | Racked

    ... blacks are marginalized in Latin America. In 2007, then- Miami Herald reporter Frances Robles visited the Dominican Republic to chronicle colorism there. She found that many dark-skinned people, despite their obvious African ancestry, insisted on ...


  12. John says thanks to playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 14 | Trinidad Guardian

    Stern John, the Central FC coach is crediting his players for back-to-back wins in Group B of the CONCACAF Caribbean Club Championship in the Dominican Republic last week that enabled them a place in the final round of the tournament. The Central 'Sharks' as they are affectionately called, stormed from an opening game defeat against Jamaica's Portmore United 0-2 to beat Haiti's Racing 3-0 and Atlantico of the host nation 1-0 at the Estadio Cibao in Santiago.


  13. Wastewater plant replacement will cost $11 millionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Farmington Daily Times

    Bloomfield water reclamation facility operations foreman Dave Sonnenberg talks about the repairs needed at the facility on Sept. 12. The treatment plant will need to be replaced by 2024.


  14. RIU rejects allegations of corruption involving senior execsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | The Gleaner

    ... chain is responsible for more than 100 hotels in 19 countries, including resorts in Jamaica, Mexico, the Dominican Republic and South Beach, Florida.


  15. Shapiro announces drug bust; again bashes Philly safe-injection sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 |

    ... at the news conference at the attorney general's regional office, Shapiro said that two men from the Dominican Republic were being held in lieu of $1.5 million bail each. He identified them as Cesar Guzman, 24, and Duagermy Sanchez-Rosario, 30, both ...


  16. Riu Hotels CEO surrenders in Miami-Dade on charges of unlawful compensationRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 12 | The Real Deal

    ... provided the entire Miami Beach building department with discounted rates for retreats to Mexico and the Dominican Republic. The Spanish hotel company's regional vice president, Alejandro Sanchez del Arco, also surrendered, according to the Herald. ...


  17. LL Meetup: Equipment Drive for Nicaraguan Youth Baseball, Thursday 2/22 at Dexter BrewhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Lookout Landing

    ... and have not worked with MIMA in the past, I had a similar opportunity during my freshman year in the Dominican Republic. During the spring of 2016, I went on a service trip to Barahona, Dominican Republic and had the chance to play baseball with ...


  18. Man celebrates 50th wedding anniversary with coma wifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Daily Mail

    ... food, flirtatiously touched a passenger and broke free from handcuffs' 'My childhood baseball idol from Dominican Republic turned out to be a white cowboy': Sammy Sosa sets social media alight with photo from his wife's themed birthday party In ...


  19. Man who made fake website for Melky Cabrera sues agency for which he consultedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | MSNBC

    ... Nunez, who had consulted for Cabrera's agents, the ACES agency, helping them sign players out of the Dominican Republic, admitted that he created the website. He took full responsibility for it at the time and was banned from baseball. He was later ...


  20. RIU boss arrestedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 13 | Jamaica Observer

    ... Beach building department with deeply discounted rates for 'team-building' retreats to Mexico and the Dominican Republic", adding that prosecutors "relied on a trove of internal e-mails to file charges". The newspaper stated that the arrest came as ...