October 21, 2021

Dominican Republic US congressman makes political history

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By Helen Grenade From Caribbean News Now NEW YORK, USA — New York senator, Adriano Espaillat’s recent electoral victory made him the first Dominican Republican in history to be elected to the United States Congress. Espaillat, became a member of the US House of Representatives from New York’s 13th District and assumed office on January […]

Mystery surrounds disappearance of American surfer in Dominican Republic

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By Cristina Corbin From FOX NEWS It was Darryl Fornatora’s Christmas present to himself — a seven-day vacation in the Dominican Republican surfing the waters off the picturesque Caribbean island. But the 46-year-old Fornatora, of Palm Beach, Fla., never made his flight home — and nearly a month after his Jan. 27 disappearance, his family […]

Guyana to test persons entering country who exhibit Chikungunya symptoms

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From Caribbean360 GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Wednesday May 14, 2014, CMC – Guyana says it will conduct tests on persons entering the country who may be experiencing signs of fever, head aches, pains to the joints and eyes as it seeks to prevent the entry of the Chikungunya virus. Director of Vector Control Services (VCS), Dr. Reyaud […]