Hurricane Joyce and more on weather

The Dominican Resistance Memorial Museum is exhibiting a selection of restored clothing sewn and worn by the Mirabal sisters who were slain in 1960 at the orders of Dominican dictator Rafael Leonidas Trujillo. The exhibition of the “The Mirabal Sisters Textile Collection” seeks to give people a closer, more human look at the heroines, who […]

Boca Chica to get more night life

Minister of Tourism Ramón Alfredo Bordas announced that Boca Chica beach will soon become a nighttime destination. El Siglo newspaper reports that Margarita Pérez de Alvarez, speaking for the Minister, announced that the government plans to condition the area with beach and streetlights, and security personnel. "We would like the beach businesses to stay open […]

Hotel Embajador pool area not off limits

The Dominican Resistance Memorial Museum is exhibiting a selection of restored clothing sewn and worn by the Mirabal sisters who were slain in 1960 at the orders of Dominican dictator Rafael Leonidas Trujillo. The exhibition of the “The Mirabal Sisters Textile Collection” seeks to give people a closer, more human look at the heroines, who […]

Museo del Larimar opens in Colonial City

The Dominican Resistance Memorial Museum is exhibiting a selection of restored clothing sewn and worn by the Mirabal sisters who were slain in 1960 at the orders of Dominican dictator Rafael Leonidas Trujillo. The exhibition of the “The Mirabal Sisters Textile Collection” seeks to give people a closer, more human look at the heroines, who […]

US ambassador in Dominican Week

US Ambassador in the DR Charles Manatt lauded Dominican business and political leaders for the advances they have made in strengthening democracy and spurring the phenomenal 8% annual economic growth rate the country has experienced in recent years. At a luncheon for U.S. and Dominican business people and politicians at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce […]

Recycling plant proposed for Santo Domingo

The Municipality of Santo Domingo has been offered a RD$1,881 million donation ($133 million Euros) to install a garbage recycling plant. The plant would produce compost, power and other by-products of garbage. It would also generate 300 jobs. The project has the support of Santo Domingo Mayor Johnny Ventura. A feasibility study showed that the […]