Erika update: Small Craft Warning remains - Met office
Jamaica Gleaner

The Meteorological Service of Jamaica says the remnants of Erika is producing an area of clouds with isolated thunderstorms across Hispaniola to the east of Jamaica and northward across Cuba. It says the trough will...

Clarendon taking no chances with Erika, activates disaster preparedness plans
Jamaica Gleaner

The Clarendon parish Council says it is taking no chances in relation to the rains associated with Erika and has activated its disaster preparedness mechanisms. Chairman of the Clarendon parish council, and mayor of May...

Address to Dominican Community in Anguilla by Chief Minister Victor Franklin Banks
Dominica News Online

There are a number of persons of Dominican birth and heritage living among us as well as friends of Dominica. At this particular time I would like on behalf of the Government and people of Anguilla as well as on...

WINAIR to provide service from St. Maarten to Canefield
Dominica News Online

Effective August 31 the National Flag Carrier of St. Maarten WINAIR will offer daily service from St. Maarten to Canefield to St. Maarten using twin engine otters. Due to closure and ongoing repairs at Melville Hall...

National Council for Senior Citizens recommends extension of retirement age
Jamaica Observer

KINGSTON, Jamaica (JIS) — Executive director of the National Council for Senior Citizens (NCSC), Angela Toyloy, has suggested that the current age at which persons are required to retire from full-time employment, be...

Weather Forecast For Sunday August 30
Bernews

Sunday, August 30 is expected to be partly cloudy, with the high to be near 29°C/84°F and the low to be near 26°C/79°F, according to Weather...

UWP Parl Reps welcome move for inclusion
Dominica News Online

Members of the United Workers Party (UWP) welcome the move by Government to include the Opposition in the restoration of Dominica in the wake of Tropical Storm Erika. Erika dumped rain on Dominica on August 27, causing...

Ross University advisory in light of TS Erika
Dominica News Online

Ross University School of Medicine is making the following public. Status on the Semester Start RUSM leaders and staff are meeting continually to assess the situation and direct actions to ensure the safety of our...

Portsmouth inaccessible
Dominica News Online

Parliamentary Representative for the Portsmouth Constituency, Ian Douglas has stated that while there have been no reports of deaths in the North, Portsmouth is inaccessible by road. Their inaccessibility follows the...

Eight Boats Brave Storm to Compete in Blue Marlin Tournament
St Croix Source

A blue marlin buzz ran hot on the docks Friday night in the wake of Tropical Storm Erika as eight boats registered to fish an abbreviated two-day 43rd USVI Open/Atlantic Blue Marlin Tournament (ABMT). What’s more,...

EDC, VIEDA Governing Board Decision Meetings Rescheduled to Sept. 1
St Croix Source

The Virgin Islands Economic Development Authority (VIEDA) has announced that the public hearing by the Economic Development Commission (EDC) and the Governing Board Decision Meeting by the VIEDA’s Economic...

Brazilians being encouraged to visit Barbados
Nation News

A NUMBER OF tour operators, travel agents and media personnel from Brazil now have increased knowledge of Barbados and what this country has to offer.  The group was given this opportunity during a recent...

St Catherine 14-y-o teen missing
Jamaica Star

An Ananda Alert has been activated for 14-year-old Toni-ann Richards, otherwise called 'Muzel', of Lafe Crescent, Old Harbour, St Catherine, who has been missing since Tuesday, August 25.

Rain is expected over the weekend from Tropical Storm Erika
Jamaica Star

Although Tropical Storm Erika is not a threat to Jamaica, the Office of Disaster Preparedness and Emergency Management (ODPEM) is advising it could still impact the island by producing intermittent rainfall.

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