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Sandals Dental Clinic Program

The Sandals Foundation is playing its part in providing Saint Lucia with dental education. The organization has collaborated with the 1000 Smiles Project under Great Shape Inc for the second time for a dental outreach project. The program offers free dental care to the under served population.

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The Story Of The Laborie Steel Pan Orchestra

The Laborie Steel Project or orchestra was declared the winners of the 2016 Panorama Contest. Band leader Quill Barthelemy has devoted her time to the project. The band’s spirited performance was indicative of the group’s dedication to the art form.

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SLHTA Endorses In2care Mosquito Traps

The Saint Lucia Hotel and Tourism Association, under the theme ‘taking the bite out of Zika,’ has officially endorsed the ‘in2care mosquito trap.’ The trap, introduced here by FDL pest control solutions, attracts and kills the Aedes Egypti Mosquito, which is responsible for the transmission of Dengue Fever, Chikungunya, Yellow …

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Blue Waters Receives SLBS Standards Mark

Blue Waters Saint Lucia Limited has received an important stamp of approval –the SLBS standards mark. Why is this so significant? Well the product certification programme provides a license for the use of the national mark of conformity, which certifies the reliability of a product or service.

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Security Minister Reacts To Use Of Force Debate

Saint Lucia’s national security minister has reminded police officers that there is a policy on rules of engagement with suspects. This comes on the heels of social Upheavl in the US, following the shooting deaths of African/American men by police officers.

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Countdown To Mercury Beach

The ministry of tourism is putting Saint Lucians on notice for the upcoming regionally acclaimed summer beach rave – mercury beach. Saint Lucia will play host to mercury beach for the 3rd consecutive year in 2016 and organizers are encouraged about the projected turnout and economic spinoffs.

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Women and Politics

The United Kingdom has its second female Prime Minister. Theresa may was appointed by Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth on Wednesday July 13th. With Hilary Clinton within touching distance of the US presidency, and women in top political positions in Germany, Norway, Poland and Denmark, headlines in international papers are declaring …

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