Dance to Wilfrido Vargas and Fernando Villalona for New Year’s

Starting at 10pm on Sunday, 31 December, the Renaissance Jaragua Hotel’s Teatro La Fiesta presents “The Ultra Super Mega Dance of the 31st” with non-stop dance music until dawn. Performances of Wilfrido Vargas, Fernando Villalona, Toño Rosario, Rubby Pérez, Eddy Herrera, Miriam Cruz, Davicito Kada, Krisspy, Kinito Méndez and closing with Mozart la Para. The […]

Trucker Blas Peralta appeals again

Long-time Fenatrado truckers association head, Blas Peralta, has asked the Supreme Court of Justice to reverse his sentence from the Court of Appeal in the National District, which confirmed his conviction to 30 years in jail for the murder of the ex-rector of the Autonomous University of Santo Domingo (UASD), Mateo Aquino Febrillet. The appeal […]

Canadians arrested for smuggling cocaine from the DR

Two residents from Ottawa, Canada are facing drug charges for allegedly attempting to smuggle liquid cocaine in rum bottles into Canada. According to a press release from the RCMP, the pair of travelers arrived at the Ottawa airport on a flight from the Dominican Republic on 7 December 2017. During a secondary examination of their […]