News Dominica » Culture: The Restaurant Where Grandmas Cook to Share Their Cultures
“These women really represent their culture. They are the vessels that carry this culture ... Maria, and his grandmother, Dominica, made sure to sprinkle a dash of love into everything they cooked. In the same kitchen where they prepared traditional ...
News Dominica » Culture: QUE PASA: Vicente Garcia, Dominican pride, Ionesco play and more
February is more than Black History Month, especially in New York City where the vibrant Dominican community also celebrates its heritage and culture — and independence from Haiti on Feb. 27, 1844 — with a full slate of music, dance and art events.
News Dominica » Culture: Dominican Violinist Aisha Syed Makes NYC Debut At Carnegie Hall
The Dominican Heritage and Culture Society, based in New York, presents the concert to commemorate the 174th Anniversary of Dominican Independence. "The board and I are honored to present Aisha Syed at Carnegie Hall. Aisha is a beautiful and monumental ...
News Dominica » Culture: Dominica Gets First Major Cruise Call Since Hurricane Maria
ROSEAU, Dominica, Saturday February 10 ... therapeutic black sand Mero Beach. A series of cultural performances were organized for passengers throughout the day of Mein Schiff 3’s arrival.
News Dominica » Culture: Why Apple Leisure Group is Bullish on the Dominican Republic
“The Dominican Republic has been successful for a few key reasons ... In addition to the country’s mix of culture and scenic beauty, it also boasts several destinations that appeal to a variety of travelers, from those seeking an adults-only ...
News Dominica » Culture: Mercy Health helps Dominican Sisters envision future for GR’s Marywood Campus
As a Catholic health system, Mercy Health also sees “a clear alignment of values and culture” with the Dominican Sisters, McEwen said. When Mercy Health was invited to consider working with the Grand Rapids order, “we thought if not us, who else?”
News Dominica » Culture: Ancient DNA sheds light on what happened to the Taino, the native Caribbeans
Some people in the Dominican Republic, Puerto Rico, and even the mainland US still proudly claim Taino heritage and practice traditions handed down from pre-Columbian times, from cooking to crafting. There's been a larger effort to revive Taino culture and ...
News Dominica » Culture: Hosmer will wear number of late Yordano Ventura with Padres
The groundwork’s been laid for that culture-build. At some point in time it has to get ... a pitcher who died in an auto accident in the Dominican Republic last year. Hosmer asked Padres third base coach Glenn Hoffman for the number.
News Dominica » Culture: The Stories Behind the Commonwealth Fashion Exchange
A vital partner involved in the quest was NEST, an NGO dedicated to improving women’s well-being and preserving cultural traditions ... Vanessa Winston of the Dominica Arts and Crafts Producers Association told her powerfully moving experience of ...
News Dominica » Culture: The Elder Statesman of Latin American Literature — and a Writer of Our Moment
Vargas Llosa first studied Trujillo in 1974, when he visited the Dominican Republic for a few weeks to work ... is that Preysler embodies the celebrity entertainment culture that Vargas Llosa long claimed to abhor. A woman of feline poise and beauty ...