DFP pleased Dominica spared ravages of Irma; sympathizes with affected islands

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Effects of Irma in St. Martin The Dominica Freedom Party (DFP) is pleased that we in Dominica were spared the catastrophic ravages of Hurricane Irma. We wish to thank the Meteorological officials, the office of disaster management and Mr. Cecil Shillingford, Disaster Risk Consultant for their professional handling of the situation The DFP also commends Read More

Editorial – Hurricane Harvey: we can help

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Glenn Rutherford Take a moment and visit a couple of rooms in your house. Don’t bother with some kind of formal inventory, just look around you and the things your family has accumulated over the years. Of course there will be pictures — most families have bookshelves and walls loaded with scores of pictures. Your Read More

Deschutes Brewery’s Traveling Street Pub Comes Home to Portland

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Crafted for Community: Deschutes Rallies its Portland Fans to Help Brewery Surpass $1,000,000 Mark in Street Pub Donations to Date BEND, OREGON, USA, September 7, 2017 /EINPresswire.com/ — Deschutes Brewery’s 400-foot-long traveling pop-up bar, the Street Pub, is making its way home to Oregon – to Portland’s Central Eastside – for the ultimate outdoor block Read More

Richard Branson says Hurricane Irma ‘utterly devastated’ his…

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Benjamin Zhang, provided by Published 10:00 am, Thursday, September 7, 2017 Photo: Virgin Group Image 1of/61 Caption Close Image 1 of 61 Virgin Group founder Sir Richard Branson has survived the ferocity of Hurricane Irma, but his private island wasn’t so lucky. According to a Virgin Group representative — and now confirmed by Branson — Necker Read More

Hurricane Jose Is Next on Radar, With Fresh Alert for Antigua and Barbuda

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Photo Antigua and Barbuda declared a hurricane watch for Hurricane Jose one day after Hurricane Irma devastated part of the country. Hurricane Katia is also churning in the Gulf of Mexico. Credit National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration Read the latest with Friday’s live updates on Hurricane Irma. A hurricane watch was issued for Antigua and Read More

Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association issued statement on Hurricane Irma

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The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) has expressed sympathy for the loss of life and hardship following the passage of Hurricane Irma and has urged Caribbean residents and visitors in the projected path of the storm to take continued precautions as it makes its way through parts of the northern Caribbean.  CHTA’s Director General Read More

Everyone Is In Our Thoughts

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The Caribbean Hotel and Tourism Association (CHTA) has expressed sympathy for the loss of life and hardship following the passage of Hurricane Irma and has urged Caribbean residents and visitors in the projected path of the storm to take continued precautions as it makes its way through parts of the northern Caribbean. In a statement, Read More