Ways to improve our water safety
Royal Gazette

Dear Sir,As someone who gets out on the water every chance I get, I would like to suggest the following. With regard to use of the waterways, and general marine safety, I think that the 5mph andor No Wake Zone should...

Radio has been used as bully pulpit
Royal Gazette

Dear Sir,On Thursday, August 27, at 4. 30pm, a caller made the most vicious denunciation of the Government on the Everest Decosta talk show. This unedited tirade ranted on for about 25 minutes of free airtime. This very...

Government refuses to respect the people
Royal Gazette

Dear Sir,The following is an open letter to the Government of Bermuda. There is grave concern when a sitting government is determined to ignore its own perils. That the Premier, the finance minister, the home affairs...

Bermuda is becoming unkept
Royal Gazette

Dear Mr Editor,A friend of mine just visited after living here and could not help but notice how unkept Bermuda has become. I agreed. Driving around my Bermuda home, I cannot help but notice the rapid deterioration it is...

Weather Outlook for Dominica and the Lesser Antilles Issued on Tuesday, September at 6:00 AM
Dominica News Online

  Synopsis: A tropical wave is affecting the island. Forecast for Today and Tonight: Mostly cloudy with scattered showers at first, becoming partly cloudy with a few scattered showers by afternoon Wind: Easterly to...

MP Dayton Campbell: Beauty pageants highlight Jamaica's serious race and class issue
Jamaica Gleaner

North West St Ann Member of Parliament, Dr Dayton Campbell, says beauty pageants are a reminder that Jamaica continues to have a serious problem with race and class. Campbell argues that beauty pageants are filled with...

Centre On Philanthropy To Host Workshops
Bernews

The Centre on Philanthropy, whose mission is to support and advocate for an effective and sustainable third sector, will partner with The Registry...

MJM Promotes Haworth To Senior Associate
Bernews

The directors of MJM announced the appointment of Jennifer Haworth as a Senior Associate. Ms Haworth is a member of the firm’s Litigation &...

Watkinson Named New CEO Of HSBC Bermuda
Bernews

HSBC Bermuda announces that Mark Watkinson has been appointed CEO of HSBC Bank Bermuda, subject to Immigration, regulatory and other approvals. This...

Qatar Reinsurance To Domicile To Bermuda
Bernews

Qatar Reinsurance Company LLC has announced its intention to transfer its seat of incorporation from the Qatar Financial Centre to Bermuda. The...

Bermuda Regiment Celebrates 50 Years Today
Bernews

The Bermuda Regiment today celebrates its 50th birthday, as September 1 marks the day the Island’s modern armed service was created out of the...

Bermuda Regulatory Authority CEO Resigns
Bernews

Robert Watson, Chief Executive of the Regulatory Authority of Bermuda, has resigned for what the RA said were “personal reasons.” Mr...

Reunited—and it feels so good!
Dominica News Online

There were sounds of happy laughter and then there were those of tears as relatives and friends were reunited for the first time following Tropical Storm Erika’s devastation of the once buzzing community of Petite...

Online prayer for the day
Jamaica Observer

I give thanks to God for this day, in which

Pope to allow all priests to forgive abortion during Holy Year
Antigua Observer

Pope Francis will give all priests discretion during the Roman Catholic Church's upcoming Holy Year to formally forgive women who have had abortions, in the Argentine pontiff's latest move towards a more open and...

Heavy metal band Disturbed pushes Luke Bryan off Billboard top spot
Antigua Observer

Heavy metal rockers Disturbed ousted country singer Luke Bryan from the top spot on the weekly U.S. Billboard 200 chart on Monday.

College finds manuscript of song that inspired ‘Happy Birthday’
Antigua Observer

A college librarian in Kentucky has found the 19th-century manuscript of a musical number that gave rise to one of the most widely performed songs in the world, "Happy Birthday to You," University of Louisville officials...

Titanic’s last luncheon menu expected to fetch up to $70,000 at auction
Antigua Observer

More than a century after first-class passengers aboard the ill-fated Titanic ate grilled mutton chops and custard pudding in an elaborate dining room, the ship's last luncheon menu is expected to fetch up to $70,000 in...

Obama to test wilderness skills on Bear Grylls TV show
Antigua Observer

President Barack Obama will test his wilderness survival skills with an appearance on the television show "Running Wild" in an Alaska adventure that will air later this year, the network NBC said on Monday.

Broadcaster closes down radio section, 19 jobs to go
Antigua Observer

One year after VSB-11 TV channel went off the air, the owners are now closing down its radio section with the loss of 19 jobs.

UN mourns death of force commander of Haiti mission
Antigua Observer

United Nations’ Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon says he is saddened by the news of the sudden death of the Force Commander of the UN Stabilization Mission in Haiti (MINUSTAH).

TTPOST settles for 2011-2013 period
Trinidad Newsday

The Management of the Trinidad and Tobago Postal Corporation and the Trinidad and Tobago Postal Workers Union, on Thursday, signed a memorandum of agreement for the bargaining period January 2011 to December 2013. This...

UTC interns send Anti-Bully message
Trinidad Newsday

The vacation interns attached to Marketing and Communications Department of the Unit Trust Corporation (UTC), recently collaborated with the organisation, Kids in Need of Direction (KIND), to host an art and craft...

Deborah is dedicated to service
Trinidad Newsday

IF you spend a few minutes with Deborah Critchlow-Martin in her office at the Mt Hope Medical Sciences Complex. you may ask why she is not yet a Minister of Government. The Administrative Assistant to the Dean of the...

Mayaro Fire Station opened
Trinidad Newsday

Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar has described the spanking new Mayaro Fire Station as evidence of Government's commitment to the development of the rural seaside community. Addressing a large crowd of supporters,...

Petition seeks change to referendum law
Royal Gazette

A petition is due to be launched today to make the holding of referendums mandatory when they have the support of at least ten per cent of the electorate. It calls for the Referendum Act 2012 to be amended to allow for a...

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