The Garden City Telegram
Kids opting for a more domestic spring break experience
Not sure how much I will see them, but I do know they won't be traveling any place very exotic.
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The White House
Background Press Briefing by Senior Administration Officials on the...
Via Teleconference 11:00 A.M. EST MS. TROTTER: Good morning, everyone, and thanks for joining us.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
Centers for Disease Control and Preve...
Notes from the Field: Rapidly Growing Nontuberculous Mycobacterium...
In August 2013, the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene was notified of two persons with rapidly growing nontuberculous mycobacterial surgical-site infections.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Amateur artist raise awareness of diabetes
An amateur artist from Muswell Hill who has lived with diabetes since the age of four plans to raise awareness of the disease in the developing world.
Foster's Daily Democrat
Dominican school visit reveals similarities
I love it when I have the opportunity to visit schools and classrooms beyond my own.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Making plans for tans
Beaches are beckoning winter-weary Ohioans who are looking to escape the cold for warm-weather destinations, travel agents said Monday.
Emirates News Agency
Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan and Al Qattami attending reception at Dominican Embassy
WAM ABU DHABI, 3rd March, 2014 -- Sheikh Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan, Minister of Culture, Youth and Community Development, and Humaid bin Mohammed Obaid Al Qattami, Minister of Education, attended a reception last night hosted by Clara Martinez Thedy, Ambassador of the Dominican Republic, on the occasion of her country's National Day.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
Learning program in Dominican Republic earns UM-Flint staff statewide recognition
Rebecca Pettengill, corporate and foundation relations officer at UM-Flint, received the Michigan Campus Compact Faculty/Staff Community Service-Learning Award, which is given to honor faculty and staff across the state of Michigan.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Dominican Republic Names First Robotic Surgery Unit in Recognition of ...
While there, Dr. Samadi was honored for his humanitarian efforts in prostate cancer , and performed the first-ever robotic prostate surgery in the Dominican Republic.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
KSDK-TV Saint Louis
Discounted getaways to escape frigid temperaturesDiscounted getaways...
If you're like us, you're dreaming of warmer climates during this latest arctic blast, so we decided to see how far two adults can get away on a limited budget.
Sat Feb 22, 2014
Overseas mission trips require people and planning
Consider the complications in trying to plan a family trip - flights, accommodations, packing, food, activities and maybe even language barriers.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Nick Jonas & Olivia Culpo kick back in Punta Cana
As most of the continental U.S. suffered from major winter blues and opted for a simple snowed-in Valentine's Day, Nick Jonas , and his girlfriend, Miss Universe 2012, Olivia Culpo, and friends hopped on a plane to Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Punta Cana for a relaxing getaway weekend of fun in the sun.
10 places to go while they're still cheap
Whether you're on the prowl for a perfect beach or a city bursting with culture, these cities and countries deliver big but cost little.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Get Ready for This Year's Spring Break
Each year, thousands of students travel around the country and even around the world in celebration of "Spring Break".
Tue Feb 18, 2014
10 Places to Go While They Are Still Cheap: 2014 Edition
Do your travel ambitions eclipse your bank account? We've got just the fix: destinations around the world that offer plenty of cheap ways to stay, play, and eat.
Mon Feb 17, 2014
Ruth to the Rescue: Spring break airfare blues
It's no secret this Michigan winter has been brutally cold and seriously snowy, but if you're dreaming of a last-minute spring break vacation, you may have waited too long to book that trip! On a frigid Main Street in Royal Oak, Ruth to the Rescue found several people thinking about an escape to somewhere warmer.
Altos de Chavon: Stunning Mediterranean replica in La Romana
Altos de Chavon, located in La Romana, Dominican Republic is a stunning replica of a 16th century Mediterranean village.
Sat Feb 15, 2014
The Winnipeg Free Press
Zip-lining through the jungle in the Sierra Barahuco mountains is a popular activity for guests at Casa Bonita, an award-winning eco lodge which caters to outdoor enthusiasts who also appreciate apres-jungle luxury.
Fri Feb 14, 2014
Photos: Mariners unveil new baseball academy in the Dominican Republic
The Seattle Mariners unveiled their new baseball academy in the city of Bocachica in the Dominican Republic on Thursday.
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Biden to travel to Chile, Dominican Republic
Prosecutors say a man beat a former Pensacola reporter to death with a hammer and buried his body in concrete so he could steal a collection of fantasy role-playing cards worth $100,000.