St. Jude and the Art of the Con — Part 7: A Double Tragedy

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Share This By David Prescod THE second tragedy to befall St. Jude Hospital following the fire of 2009 arises from the notion that Vieux Fort requires a state-of-the-art hospital for satisfaction of the south’s health service requirements. It is a tragedy, as while we know that we cannot afford one state-of-the-art hospital, the new Owen Read More

Trinidad’s Vesper Wins 2017 Saint Lucia Billfish Tournament

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Share This The Saint Lucia Game Fishing Association (SLGFA) hosted the island’s twenty-sixth annual International Billfish Tournament from November 7 – 11, 2017, and participating anglers agreed they saw some of the best conditions in years. Almost half of this year’s sixteen boats came from Trinidad, with other entrants from Grenada, Barbados, Martinique, England and Read More

CWI Hosts Women’s WT20 Venue Summit In Antigua

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Share This CWI NEWSWith less than a year to go before the 2018 ICC Women’s World T20 Championship, Cricket West Indies (CWI) hosted a Venue Summit with the Territorial Boards who have indicated interest in hosting matches. Tournament Director, Jennifer Nero, along with the team from CWI, used the opportunity to brief the participants from Read More

200+ Boxers For 3rd Caribbean Championship In Saint Lucia

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Share This THE Saint Lucia Boxing Association’s wheels are in motion for the staging of the 3rd annual Caribbean Developmental Boxing Championship scheduled for Wednesday, December 13, Saint Lucia’s National Day. On Wednesday, the Association held a press conference to provide an update on the staging of this historic event. OECS and Creole Boxing Champions Read More

The gift that keeps on giving

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By The Numbers There are 15 St. Vinnie’s stores in Oregon, employing a total of about 600 people. The list of charitable causes supported in part by the revenue of shoppers is long, according to Paul Neville, public relations director and grant manager. He works at St. Vincent de Paul of Lane County, which is Read More

Stay cool and head back to the Caribbean

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I’m just back from Barbados, and I can report that its white-sand beaches and lush tropical gardens are looking as glorious as ever. During the week I was there, it was baking hot and mostly sunny, with the occasional refreshing downpour – typical for this time of year. Normally all this wouldn’t be news. But Read More

Gros Islet man stabbed after speaking up against crime

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November 25th, 2017 2 comments A resident of La Bourne, Gros Islet, was stabbed on Friday after reportedly speaking up when two men attempted to rob a passerby. A law enforcement official told St Lucia Times that the incident occurred after noon near the Castries Fisheries Complex. It is reported that the 31 year old Read More

Our Stories: Born Jamaican, Inspired By Africa- Dashiki Trendz

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In this installment of Our Stories, Dashiki Trendz’ Owner, Horace Collins shares how Africa inspired his new perspective on business and life…For many people, Jamaica is pictured as an island paradise – white sandy beaches, a beautiful and vivacious culture, rich and wholesome food, and attractive people. And while that image is not far from Read More

Southern Indiana man seriously injured after head-on crash Friday night

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× Southern Indiana man seriously injured after head-on crash Friday night DUBOIS COUNTY, Ind. – A two vehicle crash between in Dubois County seriously injured a Petersburg man Friday evening. Just before 6:45 p.m., authorities were called to US231 between Jasper and Huntingburg on the report of an accident. Investigators determined 21-year-old Christian Stephanek was traveling Read More

LRGH Kicks Off Holiday

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Donates 389 turkeys Press Release LRGHealthcare Kicks Off Holiday Season by Giving LACONIA, NH – Earlier this week, LRGHealthcare welcomed the holiday season through the gift of turkeys for all employees and providers. LRGHealthcare and St. Vincent de Paul staff unloading turkeys for the St. Vincent de Paul Food Pantry in Laconia. Members of the Read More