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    Dress in black

    I have noticed a few locals living in my street dressed totally in black for the last couple of days. Is there a cultural tradition that requires this attire?
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    Town steals airport electricity

    Found this in dr1 news According to the Northern Electricity Distribution Company (EdeNorte), there is an illegal connection with the CANA 106 24-hour circuit that belongs to the Cibao International Airport. EdeNorte says that there are two lines for the CANA 103 circuit that supplies...
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    Give me your name

    Un polic?a detiene a una persona caminando y le dice ?deme su nombre!, la persona le contesta: ???entonces c?mo me voy a llamar yo?!?. *A policeman stops a person and say: ?Hey, give me your name!? and the person answers: ?then what would I call myself?"
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    A dumb blonde was really tired

    A dumb blonde was really tired of being made fun of, so she decided to have her hair she would look like a brunette. When she had brown hair, she decided to take a drive in the country. After she had been driving for a while, she saw a farmer and a flock of sheep and thought, "Oh! Those sheep...
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    Office Chair

    I'm looking for a comfortable swivel office chair, not the leather executive type but padded bottom and back rest material covered ones. Santo Domingo or Santiago stores preferably. Found some barely padded ones but after 8 hours I'll probably throw it out the window. Please help!
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    Rent in Santiago

    Moving to Santiago so I'm looking for an apt/small house to rent. Which are the safe areas and which should I avoid? Need a quiet area and my budget is 10,000 pesos.
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    I needed help on a job 3 years ago so I asked a friend to help me. We were paid at the end of the day by the client infront of each other. He was paid the same as me. We worked together again last month but now we are no longer friends. Since I found the work can he take me to workers union for...
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    Two cups of coffee

    Having arrived at the Gates of Heaven, Barrack Obama meets a man with a beard. 'Are you Mohammed?' he asks. 'No my son, I am St. Peter; Mohammed is higher up.' Peter then points to a ladder that rises into the clouds. Delighted that Mohammed should be higher than St. Peter, Obama climbs the...
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    Cedula office closed

    We went to renew our cedula's at the JCE office this week, unfortunately they are "installing a new computer system" so the office is closed until April 21st. We were advised to call 809 537 9649 for updates.
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    Labour Office

    I'm looking for the Labour office in Puerto Plata, anyone have the address?
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    Sun Hat Visor

    I'm looking for a sun hat visor in the North Coast or Santiago. Does anyone know any tourist shops that might have them?
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    Lawyer has our Original Documents

    I need some advice. Our lawyer processed our cedulars but has refused to return our original birth certs and marriage cert. She keeps making excuses that they are in the SD immigration office and she will get them next week. Next week should have been two years ago!!! We went to Immigration in...
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    Dominican Wedding gift

    I'm invited to a gringo wedding and would love to buy them a Dominican gift. Any ideas?
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    Buying land

    If I buy land from a Dominican guy who is the sole owner and only his name is on the Deed, does his new wife have to sign the new Deed even if her name is not on the Deed? He was single upon his purchase but married upon selling. Any advise would be appreciated. Cheers.
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    Dominican Watchdog

    What happened to Dominican Watchdog - News you can trust about the Dominican Republic :: Dominican Watchdog It was nice to know that someone was fighting for our rights. Scary huh?