St. Mary School in Chardon celebrates Catholic Schools Week

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St. Mary Chardon had a fun-filled week of service, learning and fun in celebration of this year’s Catholic Schools Week. This year’s theme was “Everyday Heroes” and the school was challenged to both recognize those around us who serve and to be an everyday hero themselves. The students became “Secret Servers” and did Random Acts Read More

Dominica among Caribbean countries signing health cooperation with PAHO

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Health Minister Dr. Kenneth Darroux signed on behalf of Dominica High-level officials from Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, St. Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia and St. Vincent and the Grenadines joined the Director of the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO), Carissa F. Etienne, earlier this week in signing a new multicountry strategy Read More

PM Skerrit describes President Clinton as a “long time friend” of Dominica

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Clinton and Skerrit at a press conference on Tuesday Prime Minister, Roosevelt Skerrit, has described former US President Bill Clinton as a long time friend of Dominica and the region whose commitment has grown since the passage of Hurricane Maria. Clinton is in Dominica for a one-day visit to view reconstruction after the hurricane and Read More

President Clinton says Dominica can lead way in producing clean energy

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Clinton spoke at a press conference on Tuesday Former US President Bill Clinton that Dominica can lead the way in producing clean energy and prove that the Caribbean can be prosperous by building homes that are resilient to natural disasters. Clinton is on a one-day visit to Dominica and at a press conference said that Read More

Peter Turner reflects on love affair with old Hollywood star Gloria Grahame

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Gloria Grahame (1923-1981), US actress, poses wearing a chiffon bodice in a studio portrait, circa 1945. (Photo by Silver Screen Collection/Getty Images)  (2011 Silver Screen Collection) Peter Turner has zero regrets falling in love with Oscar-winning actress Gloria Grahame in the late ‘70s when he was nearly 30 years younger than her at age 26. Read More

Special public transport service for carnival

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Malta Public Transport will be operating a special public transport service to facilitate travel and accessibility to carnival in Valletta and Nadur between February 9 and 11. Valletta, Malta On February 10, routes to Valletta will operate with an increased frequency as from 3pm. On February 11, routes to and from Valletta will operate with Read More

PAHO, Barbados and six Eastern Caribbean countries sign multi-country cooperation strategy

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Carissa F. EtienneDirector of the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization Washington, DC – High-level officials from Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, St. Kitts and Nevis, Saint Lucia and St. Vincent and the Grenadines joined the Director of the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO), Carissa F. Etienne, today (Feb. 2nd)  in signing a Read More

Caribbean Airlines Begins Service Between St. Vincent & The Grenadines and New York

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Caribbean Airlines Non- Stop Service Between St. Vincent & The Grenadines and New York begins March 14 Piarco, Trinidad and Tobago – Caribbean Airlines is delighted to announce the start of non-stop service between St. Vincent and the Grenadines’, Argyle International Airport and New York’s, John F. Kennedy International Airport. The weekly service will operate Read More

Local relief agencies struggle to help the needy during cold snap

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The brutal cold weather that descended on southern Illinois in late December and early January stretched many local Catholic relief agencies thin. As temperatures plunged to below zero many people were forced to show up at the Catholic relief agencies like Daystar in Cairo, and Catholic Urban Programs and St. Vincent de Paul in East Read More