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Salvation Army kettle drive underway

Press Release:-CASTRIES, St. Lucia, November 14th 2016 – The Salvation Army has launched its 2016 Kettle Drive which aims to bring Christmas cheer to 1,000 families across St. Lucia. During...
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Keyshawn Alphonse wins Courts OECS Reading Championship

Soufriere Primary School Student, Miss Keyshawn Alphonse, has won the Eighth Annual Courts OECS Reading Competition for 2016. The competition which was held on November 16th 2016 in Saint Kitts...
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ECADE recognises International Day of Tolerance

Press Release:-The Eastern Caribbean Alliance for Diversity and Equality (ECADE) recognises the International Day of Tolerance, being observed today, November 16, 2016. We join the UNESCO Director-General in noting that...

BCF Official wants best for freed teenage mother

Deputy Director of Corrections, Leonard Terrence, is hoping for the best for a teenage mother who was released from the Bordelais Correctional Facility (BCF) this morning. The 17 year old...
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Prime Minister Andrew Holness to install solar on Jamaica House

As representatives of the world’s nations gather at the COP22 Climate Conference in Marrakech, Morocco, island states are standing out for their impressive commitments to fighting climate change. Today,...
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Jailed teenage mother released

A jailed teenage mother was released this morning from the Bordelais Correctional Facility (BCF), vowing to change her ways. In an exclusive interview with the Times shortly after being released,...

OECS Commission partners on National Pest Lists

Press Release:-Tuesday, November 15, 2016 — The OECS Commission, in collaboration with the Ministry of Agriculture, Lands, Fisheries and Barbuda Affairs and the Caribbean Plant Health Directors (CPHD), is...

Government continues to improve Justice System

Press Release:-After several recent strides in improving the justice system, including the appointment of a Director of Public Prosecution, the appointment of a new Attorney General and new Director...

Former Cop speaks out on biker shooting

Former cop, Norbert Williams, has been speaking on the police shooting yesterday of a young motorcyclist at Babonneau. The biker, identified as Rick Sebastien of Paix Bouche, is reported to...
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Spotlight on Youthpreneurs for GEW 2016

Global Entrepreneurship Week (GEW) emerged in 2008 as a platform to celebrate entrepreneurial spirit and innovative culture. The inaugural activity was held locally in 2011 and has since continued...