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Search still on for murderer of teen

One of the many selfies of 18-year-old Marvin Anthony Augustin of Grand Riviere. Was his murder a hate crime?

After a three month respite, the sudden spate of violence continues with the murder of 18-year-old Marvin Anthony Augustin of Grand Riviere, Gros-Islet. The teen’s body was discovered on the Trouya Beach at approximately 1:30 pm on Tuesday afternoon after … Continue reading

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Suffer the little children . . . for of such is the Kingdom of Heaven!

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Nothing affords me greater pleasure than the opportunity to engage in rap sessions with young people all over this land. The opportunity to rap with kids on their own turf, by which I mean to say their school, is always … Continue reading

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Local boat operators feeling the pinch of ‘unfair competition!’

Local boat owner Charles Beausoliel cries foul.

The members of the Rodney Bay Seafarers Association say they are a frustrated and fed-up group. And they blame non-nationals who they say are taking advantage of legal loopholes to engage in tours. Established in 2012, the association boasts a … Continue reading

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Fashion IS Freedom for HOT Couture on May 6

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The HOT Couture production team headed by Mae Sabbagh Wayne and Adrian Augier is working feverishly on plans for the May 6th event which promises to excel itself as a unique fashion spectacle at this year’s Jazz and Arts Festival. … Continue reading

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George Charles: A Saint Lucian Trade Union Hero!

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Sir George Frederick Lawrence Charles (7 June 1916 – 26 June 2004) has been cited by many as one who championed the cause of the working class in Saint Lucia and someone who pushed for the establishment of trade unions … Continue reading

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JADE MOUNTAIN, ANSE CHASTANET SWITCH ON FOR EARTH DAY

The Internationally renowned Jade Mountain.

Jade Mountain and Anse Chastanet resorts marked Earth Day, Wednesday, April 22nd, by switching their lighting systems to an energy efficient, ecologically friendly light-emitting diode (LED) solution. Karolin Troubetzkoy, who manages operations at the award-winning Saint Lucian resorts said, “We … Continue reading

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SAINT LUCIAN CHOCOLATE TOP OF THE CROP

Boucan by Hotel Chocolat in St Lucia.

Luxury chocolate brand, Hotel Chocolat, has scooped the most awards at this prestigious world event, two of them for products made exclusively from Saint Lucian cocoa, grown at its own estate in Soufriere as well as from 160 cacao growers … Continue reading

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Guyana’s Marriott Project beats all Odds!

The Marriott standing tall in Georgetown, Guyana.

“It gives me great pleasure to open this iconic building that has transformed the landscape of Guyana.” With these words the country’s president Donald Ramotar drew resounding applause last Thursday from the packed ballroom at the Marriott Hotel. The occasion … Continue reading

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The Silent Majority Waiting to Exhale

Because of the love for our island we, a group of senior citizens and youngsters, have felt it necessary to get together to put forward our heart-felt thoughts on the state of affairs in the country. Through our years of … Continue reading

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Dino Jagtiani wins inaugural S. Pellegrino Cooking Cup

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In conjunction with the exclusive EFG Bank Owners Party event, S. Pellegrino hosted the inaugural S. Pellegrino Cooking Cup of the Caribbean competition. Established in Venice, Italy fifteen years ago, the S. Pellegrino Cooking Cup has become an international and … Continue reading

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