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Native New Orleanian lived on the island of Dominica for 8 years

Alexis George of Alexis Taxi

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Alexis George Meet Alexis George. Alexis, Dominican by birth, has been working hard building his business, Alexis Taxi, since 1994. Alexis and his family offer various services to the Ross community. So what is…

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Art & Craft Expo 2014

The annual RUSM Art & Craft Expo is quickly approaching! This year’s display of talent is set for Friday, November 21st from 4-8 pm and Saturday, November 22nd from 10-5 pm. This charity fundraiser will be held at the Ross … Continue reading

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New Roseau Website

The Dominica News Online announced a great new resource this morning! The author of Bradt’s travel guide to Dominica, Paul Crask has just launched a website to help us navigate Roseau. It is called the Roseau City Guide. Let me … Continue reading

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Nature Island Challenge-Go Team USA!

These five adventurous women- Tara, Sarah, Madeline, Mercedes, and Jennifer-are part of the Ross community and will be representing the USA in Dominica’s Nature Island Challenge (NIC).  The NIC is where teams of athletes compete on Dominica’s Waitukubuli Trail  facing particular tasks that will test their … Continue reading

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Bwa Nef Falls

If you would like to visit a waterfall in the Northern part of Dominica, check out Bwa Nef Falls, about 35 minutes from Ross.  The trailhead to Bwa Nef can be found off of the Northern Link Road between Lower Penville … Continue reading

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