Dominican Republic

Hall of Famer Pedro Martinez. (WBZ-TV)

Pedro Martinez To Host Who Criticized Dominican Players: Get On My Level

On the cusp of being inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame, Red Sox great Pedro Martinez had strong words for a national sports talk show host who sparked controversy with his remarks about players from the Dominican Republic.

07/25/2015

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Woman Charged With Smuggling Cocaine In Wheelchair At Logan Airport

Ireline Aponte Melende of the Dominican Republican allegedly put four bricks of cocaine into the battery of her wheelchair.

07/10/2015

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA-SALCEDO WITH OSCAR GUERRERO 2

Celebrate Dominican Independence Day 2015

February 21, 2015 The Dominican community is one of the most thriving communities in the city of Boston! They have created a space for themselves where they’ve become an important part of Boston and America. […]

WBZ-TV–02/19/2015

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Most Popular Destination Wedding Locations

Planning a destination wedding offers couples the opportunity to plan a unique wedding where they can say “I do” in front of a breathtaking background. All of these locations offer unique venues, luxurious resorts and beautiful settings.

08/29/2014

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2 Cases Of New Mosquito-Borne Virus In Rhode Island

Rhode Island health officials are reporting the first confirmed cases of a nasty mosquito-borne virus that has been rapidly spreading in the Caribbean.

06/14/2014

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The 25 Best Beaches In The World

After months of polar vortexes it’s finally almost time to lay out in the sun and sand. To help get the ball rolling, we rounded up the 25 best beaches in the world.

04/23/2014

Leonard Degnan in Lawrence Superior Court, April 3, 2014. (WBZ-TV)

Ex-Lawrence Official Gets 18-Month Jail Sentence For Corruption

The former chief of staff to the ex-mayor of Lawrence has been sentenced to 18 months in jail for corruption.

04/03/2014

Leonard Degnan

Ex-Lawrence Official Convicted Of Corruption

The former chief of staff of ex-Lawrence Mayor William Lantigua has been convicted of corruption charges.

03/31/2014

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA-SALCEDO & JUAN VALERIO2

Celebrate Dominican Independence Day

February 8, 2014 One of the most thriving communities in the city of Boston is the Dominican community. They have created a space for themselves where they’ve become an important part of Boston and America, […]

WBZ-TV–02/06/2014

WBZ TV'S YADIRES NOVA-SALCEDO & ESTEBAN PENA 2

Happy Faces – Bringing Smiles to Children

9/21/13 Happy Faces is a foundation that was created in Boston with the goal of helping children with limited resources in Latin America and the Caribbean. Last year, they were able to bring smiles to […]

WBZ-TV–09/20/2013

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