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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...
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WASCO water supply update for November 15, 2016

The level of Reservoir at John Compton Dam has been recorded at 333.4 feet today, November 15th, 2016. This represents an increase of 0.1 feet from our previous recorded level yesterday,...
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Sandals’ Raide Hippolyte Takes a Stand Against Cancer – in Heels

You can usually see Raide Hyppolyte going about his daily business as a Supervisor at Sandals Halcyon in St. Lucia. Normally unassuming, Raide surprised his team members when he...
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Handbags made with a social conscience

Bridgetown, BARBADOS, November 14, 2016.  The issue of replica handbags and other goods is a significant problem for designers and the industry as a whole.  Whilst it is doubtful...