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    Italian Slain in Santo Domingo

    Here in Italy many newspapers report this: http://www.tgcom24.mediaset.it/mondo/santo-domingo-italiano-ucciso-durante-una-rapina_3121100-201802a.shtml Ciao donP
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    Tourist Feared Dead

    El Lim?n, Saman? At least two people died in an accident this morning when a lorry, a minibus (with 5 tourists) and another vehicle collided. Source: Facebook / Delvis Santos donP
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    8 Wheels Lost

    . Highway SD - Saman? Till Death Do Us Part.... donP
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    Have you ever heard of ANTRADE?

    Me neither. But I understand these people are very important helpers in education. :bunny: http://elnuevodiario.com.do/app/article.aspx?id=439723 So, now these technicians are demanding a salary hike of a mere 500%. :classic: Q to PICHARDO: What do these technicians do? Are they the ones who...
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    Minister Assaulted

    Santo Domingo The former director of Obras Publicas, V?ctor D?az R?a, was assaulted when he was entering a restaurant with his wife. http://www.cdn.com.do/noticias/2015/08/09/pn-persigue-asaltantes-del-ex-ministro-de-obras-publicas-victor-diaz-rua/ donP
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    The Trinitarios Gang in Madrid?

    Madrid The death of a Dominican (35) and 2 seriously wounded compatriots (33, 37) is reported from Spain. It is suspected that members of a Dominican gang are responsible. http://www.elmundo.es/madrid/2015/08/08/55c57fd8e2704e756e8b456d.html donP
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    It Is Always The Gringo's Fault

    Barbacoa, Las Terrenas, Saman? Although this happened in Saman?, I am posting it here, because I know it could have happened anywhere in this 'paradise'. :tired: A European 'gringo' was driving his SUV when he was rear-ended by a young Dominican on a scooter. The Dominican wanted the 'gringo'...
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    No More ZUKO?

    We used to buy ZUKO, it seems it's not available any more. {Just like the Bohemia in small bottles! :devious: :mad: } Nuestros Productos Zuko The stuff they are selling (Quala Dominicana) is horrible. JugosY? | Quala Where can one still get ZUKO, the good stuff?? donP
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    San Miguel Beer

    Now with the small Bohemia beer gone and Presidente not a drinkable alternative, what can one buy? Today I saw cheap Spanish San Miguel beer (6 @ 330 ml for 325 RD$) in the Super Pola 'ofertas'. Distribuidor de Cerveza San Miguel en Logro?o (La Rioja) - Distribuciones Fontecha Too cheap to be...
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    3 Killed in Airplane Crash

    Pu?al, Estancia Nueva A small aircraft crashed killing 3 people onboard. The plane had taken off from Santiago airport (Aeropuerto Internacional del Cibao) at 10:45 a.m. Noticias de Saman? Republica Dominicana: Avioneta se precipita en Estancia Nueva, Santiago; tres muertos...
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    Italian Embassy To Reopen?

    Santo Domingo / Rome An Italian administrative court ruled that the closure of the Italian embassy in Santo Domingo last year was illegal. Tribunal anula decisi?n de cierre Embajada de Italia en Rep?blica Dominicana Valoran sentencia de tribunal que anula el cierre de embajada de Italia en en...
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    Old Inverter Batteries

    . What can I expect to get for my old inverter batteries (16 Trojan T-105, red)? donP
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    Paradise for Murderers

    SANTIAGO DE LOS CABALLEROS Although El?as Luis Diaz (65) admitted in a video to have taken part in the murder of two women (22, 27) last year, a female judge ordered his release for insufficient evidence. Jueza libera hombre confes? en video haber asesinado a dos mujeres | AlMomento.net...
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    Be Tolerant!

    Just received an email: :laugh: donP
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    No More Bohemia Beer?

    My 'colmado' lady said, they do not make it any more. :disappoin Will I now have to resort to Presipi$$? :cheeky: donP