This is a video showing the Ingenio or sugar cane plant that is now scheduled to be turned into a ethanol producing business in Montellano.Read
Montellano, Dominican Republic had a rally to support opening the Ingenio to produce ethanol in the street in February, 2012.Read
There was a fire in Montellano on February 10, 2012 and the local people came from their houses at about 10:10 PM and doused the fire.Read
There was a small earthquake felt in Sosua, and I ran for the door. Andy Lee Graham of HoboTraveler.com.Read
Local News explained by other Expatriates in local coffee shops is a combination of gossip and truths and should be tripled checked. Roughly there is about 30 percent American, 30 percent Germans and the remainder is groups of other nationalities. There are large amounts of French, Swedes and Russians, and scattering of all the Easter European countries. Within these groups have their own problems and information that become news.
Links to Sources of Information for Expatriate on the Internet:
DR1.com: DR1 has a daily newsletter, and is a good way to follow the country of Dominican Republic. And many of the foreigner are in the forum discussing all the localized problems or news of Sosua.
Nicepeoplenetworking.com - Tony lives in Sosua and has some type of mailing list, and sends out information. This page has updates.