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    Warning PCR test will be required to enter Canada with in 3 days of arrival

    Today's update: Police will not stop anyone from leaving the airport if they refuse to go to a Covid Hotel after arriving on an international flight. https://www.680news.com/2021/02/24/toronto-pearson-airport-quarantine-act-violations-travellers-covid19-test/
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    Warning PCR test will be required to enter Canada with in 3 days of arrival

    Seems the biggest complaint about the 3 day Covid Hotel experience so far is the wait time on the phone to book a room... https://www.thestar.com/news/gta/2021/02/22/delays-frustration-as-travellers-re-entering-canada-attempt-to-navigate-mandatory-hotel-quarantines.html
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    DominicanToday Rants

    Posting articles without links is a form of plagiarism and could potentially get DR1 into serious issues. Robert was very insistent on that back when this was his baby. Posting articles without links allows less scrupulous people to alter articles to fit an agenda. Not saying anyone here has...
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    Warning PCR test will be required to enter Canada with in 3 days of arrival

    "Nightly rates at the Alt Hotel Toronto Airport and the Sheraton Gateway Hotel at Toronto Pearson International Airport, two of the hotels currently participating in the government quarantine program, start at $339 and $319, respectively, for a single person, employees at those hotels say...
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    Warning PCR test will be required to enter Canada with in 3 days of arrival

    The $2000 was for 3 nights so you have to take the start at rate and multiply by 3. Plus HST of course. JD, from the link in aname4me post #713: "Costs of these hotel stopovers may vary by location. The price will include costs associated with the: food room security transportation infection...
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    Arthur The King

    I believe that J Lo's movie is on hold for now. Costar Armie Hammer has isht to deal with and I don't think his part has been recast yet.
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    Warning PCR test will be required to enter Canada with in 3 days of arrival

    https://www.ctvnews.ca/health/coronavirus/mandatory-hotel-quarantine-measures-for-travellers-to-come-into-effect-feb-22-1.5306556 ..."More details regarding the mandatory hotel quarantine are expected to be unveiled later Friday during a technical briefing."...
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    New Moderator

    Thanks AE, I was wondering as well.
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    Obtaining a Mortgage as a Nonresident DR Citizen

    Of course you have to include the tax ramifications on that interest earned in your calculations as well.
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    Dog available for adoption

    I hope it works out. It's certainly not a big dog, but neither is it a small dog. Would be a shame if the dog moves to a new home, only to have the landlord say no.
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    Dog available for adoption

    I don't know what your landlord's definition is for a small dog, but I suspect that 20+ kg, or 45 cm shoulder height might not qualify. :) mob
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    Dominican Republic says it is ready for the Caribbean Series Mazatlán 2021

    I've never seen a game start at 11pm before, is that normal for the series?
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    Warning PCR test will be required to enter Canada with in 3 days of arrival

    No, Sherbrooke, Quebec. Husband and wife went out after 8pm. He had a leash on so that they could "circumvent" the 8pm curfew. There was no dog. Both were fined $1500 each. Regardless, not DR related or to anything in this thread.
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    Warning PCR test will be required to enter Canada with in 3 days of arrival

    https://toronto.ctvnews.ca/more-than-30-international-flights-land-in-toronto-since-start-of-2021-with-a-passenger-who-later-tested-positive-for-covid-19-1.5265052 Flights from Punta Cana are part of the "more than 30".
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    Update on Chivirico?

    It's been eight years since Matilda introduced us to Chivirico - https://yoursaucepans.blogspot.com/2012/07/chivirico-my-new-bodyguard.html. Every Christmas I enjoyed reading how she and DR1 members managed to bring gifts for him and other neighbour kids. He would be 14 now and I wonder how he...
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    Dominican Shooter in NY ?

    Is that the flag on the hat too? Doesn't look blue to me but that could be because of my screen.
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    Barahona any dr1's live there

    There is an old time poster Xavier_Onassis who has a place in Barahono. Doesn't post much but you could try sending a pm to him.
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    Bitcoin exchange that supports withdrawal to Dominican Republic?

    Google Gerald Cotten to see how his shenanigans and subsequent death disrupted others.
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    New Software

    I'm now on a tablet and nothing has changed post update on it either. I don't see slots or arrows.....
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    New Software

    Computer.