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15 hrs ago |

Honoring Susan Tilley

Sinfonia Foundation will always remember that it was during her tenure as President of the Van Cliburn Foundation that we first started the beautiful Cliburn Galas in Santo Domingo with the three winners of each edition of the competition.


Related Topix: Central America, World News

22 hrs ago | The Miami Herald

Local artist helps preserve memory of the infamous Middle Passage

Gene Tinnie, glances as the rising sun as he help lead others in a ceremony commemorating the Middle Passage ceremony in 2007.


Related Topix: World News, Central America, US Military, US Navy, West Palm Beach, FL, Miami, FL

Mon Aug 18, 2014


Mets' Colon misses start due to mother's death

Colon was traveling to the Dominican Republic to be with his gravely ill mother, who died Monday at the age of 63 in a private clinic in the northern town of Santiago.


Related Topix: World News, Central America, Omaha, NE

Sun Aug 17, 2014


11 Nudist Resorts You Kinda Have To Visit

A nudist, or naturist, lifestyle is certainly not for everyone, but those who practice it swear it's liberating practice.


Related Topix: World News, France, Crete, IL

Sat Aug 16, 2014

Nashua Telegraph

Family of Merrimack drowning victim looking for answers

Abel Urena doesn't accept that it was his father he saw inside a casket at a Nashua funeral home.


Related Topix: Merrimack, NH, Nashua, NH, World News, Concord, NH

National Public Radio

Who's A Citizen? The Question Dividing The Island Of Hispaniola

Anderson Desir jokes with his teammates at a baseball diamond in San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic.


Related Topix: Dominican Republic Travel, World News, Caribbean Travel, Central America, San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic Travel

The Miami Herald

Miami airport passenger punches federal officer who tells her to put away cell phone

To place a Death Notice, please call 305-376-8901 or email .


Related Topix: Central America, World News

Fri Aug 15, 2014

WAND-TV Decatur

Man allegedly dons burka disguise in ATM theft

Authorities say a security guard donned a burqa to disguise himself as he stole $168,000 from a suburban Chicago ATM this week.


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Woman BUSTED For Smuggling Cocaine In Breast Implants: Cops

A 43-year-old woman was arrested at Madrid's Adolfo Suarez after police say nearly four pounds of cocaine were found inside her breast implants , according to a press release obtained by Euro Weekly News.


Related Topix: World News, Central America

Broward-Palm Beach

Threading Through Genres with Belaxis Buil

Belaxis Buil has been quiet for some time now musically, but this provocative artist retains a musicality to her work.


Related Topix: Arts, Dance, World News

Thu Aug 14, 2014

Marc Anthony breaks ground in Colombia for second Maestro Cares orphanage

In April the first Maestro Cares Foundation orphanage was inaugurated, earlier today renowned salsa singer Marc Anthony and entrepreneur Henry Cardenas were in Barranquilla, Colombia for the ground breaking ceremony for their second orphanage, Hogar de Paso.


Related Topix: Marc Anthony, Latin, World News, Colombia, Central America

Wed Aug 13, 2014


Becoming a PT in Haiti

Many, many American occupational therapists and physical therapists have volunteered in Haiti in clinics, hospitals, and on medical missions.


Related Topix: Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Medicine, World News, Central America, Nursing

Whidbey News-Times

Oak Harbor student volunteers abroad

For Hanna Keyes, the summer before her senior year at Oak Harbor High School was an opportunity to do something she'd never done before.


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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Business Journal

Sunwing looks to Buffalo as a growth market

The Canadian tour operator Sunwing Airlines selected Western New York, not because of the influx of Southern Ontario resident who use Buffalo Niagara International Airport but, rather, to get a larger foothold of the Upstate New York market.


Related Topix: New York, Weather, World News, Central America, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing Aircraft, Boeing 737, Aircraft

Mon Aug 11, 2014

Sun Post-Herald

Celebration of Caring fundraiser will benefit North Coast Health: Lakewood Postings

The annual Celebration of Caring, North Coast Health's biggest fundraiser of the year, will take place 6:30-9:30 p.m. Aug. 28 at LaCentre in Westlake.


Related Topix: Westlake, OH, Cleveland, OH, Travel, Dominican Republic Travel, Caribbean Travel, Punta Cana, Dominican Republic Travel, World News, Central America

The Orlando Sentinel

Florida Hospital Waterman mission team completes project in Dominican Republic

A schoolhouse on the impoverished Island of Hispaniola now has a freestanding library and its students and faculty have some Lake County missionaries to thank for the coveted educational resource.


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Universe Today

Perigee "Super" Moon Images from Around the World

The supermoon of August 10, 2014 rising behind Mt. Rundle and Banff, Alberta, Canada as shot from the Mt.


Related Topix: World News, Barnegat Light, NJ, Central America, Science / Technology, NASA

Sun Aug 10, 2014

Nashua Telegraph

Police: Man used phony paperwork at Nashua DMV

Police are trying to determine the true identity of a man who attempted to obtain a driver's license using fraudulent paperwork at the Nashua office of the state Division of Motor Vehicles.


Related Topix: Nashua, NH, World News, Manchester, NH

The Aiken Standard

Shirley - Putman

Sara Putman of Charleston, SC and Timothy Shirley of Charleston, SC were married June 16, 2014 at La Romana, Dominican Republic.


Related Topix: Charleston, SC, World News, Central America, Wedding, Aiken, SC

Sat Aug 09, 2014

Latino festival brings food and music to Hazelwood Park

Amid the hunger-inspiring smell of rice and beans and the bass of salsa music, the Latino Beach Cultural Festival took over Hazelwood Park on Saturday.


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