Archive for September, 2017

DOUBLE STRIKE?

DOUBLE STRIKE?

Several Caribbean Islands Face Another Big Storm Several northern Caribbean islands already reeling under the effects of Killer Hurricane Irma could be in line for a second pounding this weekend, courtesy Hurricane Jose. Both systems are expected to continue wreaking […]

by / on September 9, 2017 at 10:41 AM /

Security Guards Deserve Better-Martin Carasco

Man Shot to Death First Day On The Job Security guards need some form of representation. That was the blunt reaction of one experienced security official in the wake of the fatal shooting of one guard on the job this […]

by / on September 9, 2017 at 10:39 AM /
Sir John Compton Remembered

Sir John Compton Remembered

On Tenth Anniversary of His Passing Thursday this week marked the tenth anniversary of the death of Sir John Compton, the Father of the Nation, architect of independence and outstanding leader. A statement issued by the ruling United Workers Party […]

by / on September 9, 2017 at 10:38 AM /
Flow helps Prep For Back to School

Flow helps Prep For Back to School

Hundreds of children from Castries, Gros Islet, Vieux Fort and environs ended their summer vacation on a high note last weekend, as they enjoyed the Flow Skool Aid back to school fair, held on Friday and Saturday at the Derek […]

by / on September 9, 2017 at 10:32 AM /
Sindiwe James Wins Fashionista

Sindiwe James Wins Fashionista

Local furniture and electrical superstore Courts, hosted its fourth annual Fashionista competition last Friday. The competition which incorporates the wide range of fashionable products available for sale at the superstore, gives young, aspiring the opportunity to showcase their talent and […]

by / on September 9, 2017 at 10:30 AM /
More Cancer Tests To Be Done In OECS

More Cancer Tests To Be Done In OECS

Key stakeholders met in Martinique this week to further concretise plans for a project that will facilitate the availability of cancer tests that are currently not available in the OECS region. The Territorial Authority of Martinique has committed to the […]

by / on September 9, 2017 at 10:25 AM /
Viking Shows Off Sauces In M’ique

Viking Shows Off Sauces In M’ique

Viking Traders Limited and St. Lucia Distillers took part in a recent promotion at the popular Beach Restaurant and Bar “Le Petibonum” in Le Carbet, Martinique. Viking Traders received a special invitation from their distributor in Martinique to attend the […]

by / on September 9, 2017 at 10:17 AM /

Sandals and Taxes

St Lucia has become quite famous for puerile and frivolous debate. It’s all part of a national talk syndrome that has now become endemic in our society. Check out the media websites online to see the garbage people post in […]

by / on September 9, 2017 at 10:16 AM /
One Who Knows Others Is Wise; One Who Knows One’s Self Is Enlightened

One Who Knows Others Is Wise; One Who Knows One’s Self Is Enlightened

Both Jefferson and Madison advocated the principles of individual liberty and human rights which were to become enshrined in the U.S. Bill of rights –the declaration of Independence. The framers of that Constitution recognized the eternal principle that man’s relations […]

by / on September 9, 2017 at 10:14 AM /
New Batch Of peace Corps Volunteers Here

New Batch Of peace Corps Volunteers Here

Eight schools have started the new year benefitting from the services of the newly-installed United States Peace Corps volunteers. The United States Peace Corps and Saint Lucia are this year celebrating 56 years of partnership. St Lucia was among the […]

by / on September 9, 2017 at 10:11 AM /