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Cultural Community Honors “Paba”

The local cultural community is paying tribute to cultural icon monsignor Patrick ‘Paba’ Anthony. The roman catholic priest, who celebrated his 70th birthday on august 6th, was recognized for his immense contribution to Saint Lucia’s social life in the areas of religion and culture, with a cultural evening. The highlight …

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PM Dolphin Park Proposal Update

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet says dialogue is the best way forward on the proposed dolphin park. The Saint Lucia national trust and the UWP administration have been at loggerheads since the announcement of the park surfaced.

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Red Caps Donate To Disadvantaged Groups

The Red Caps Association is providing assistance to individuals and groups in need. The Saint Lucia blind welfare association, which is one of the beneficiaries, has vowed to reciprocate by helping the red caps improve their services to the differently abled at the Hewanorra Airport.

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SANDALS CLARIFICATION ON DEVELOPMENTS IN ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA

Press Release August 10th, 2017 Montego Bay, Jamaica — Sandals Resorts International has 22 hotels in eight different territories throughout the Caribbean, and in 35 years of doing business with numerous governments; we have always operated at the highest standards and in the most ethical and transparent manner. As an …

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UWP Calls on Joachim Henry to Answer Burning Questions or Resign!

Ministers Account Saga: UWP Calls on Joachim Henry to Answer Burning Questions or Resign! CASTRIES, Saint Lucia –Thursday, August 10, 2017 The United Workers Party remains concerned over the silence of Senator Joachim Henry into the alleged mismanagement of funds of the National Lotteries Authority during the time MP for …

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800k Cruise Ship Passengers Expected from Berth Expansion

Press Release:–The Saint Lucia Air and Sea Ports Authority (SLASPA) is making steady progress with its berth expansion project at Port Castries. This was revealed at a meeting with the Saint Lucia Tourist Board (SLTB) on Monday, August 7 when SLASPA provided an update on the project. SLASPA is constructing …

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Emancipation Observance Continues in Vieux Fort North

The community of Pierrot in Vieux Fort North will continue the observance of Emancipation with the hosting of the second annual night of Dance and Traditional Cultural Games called ‘’Swawi Jwe” (Night of Games).  The event which will take place this Friday at the Pierrot Parish Hall from 7 30pm, …

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Office Of The Mayor Launches Official Website

The Castries Constituency Council has gone digital. The big news was made at a special ceremony held to formally launch the official website of the office of the mayor. Miguel Fevrier was in attendance and also reports on plans for Wi-Fi hotspots in the city.

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PM Defends Decision To Take Time

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet is defending his decision to take some time-off. He says his vacation leave was needed as he was burnt out and under tremendous pressure from the workload inherited when he assumed the reins of government.

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Strict Entrance For Guidelines Mercury Beach

The local promoter for the popular mercury beach event says they will be clamping down on attempts to seek “freeness” at the event. By freeness, Mr. Cuthbert Didier refers to attempts to circumvent the methods of entry by both the public and employees of the various stakeholder establishments. Didier made …

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The Castries Constituency Council has gone Digital

On a special ceremony was held to make the launching of the Official Website of the Office of the Mayor. The CCC has sought to use innovation and technology in the way information is disseminated to the public. The launch of the website www.cityofcastries.org according to Mayor Peterson Francis is dedicated to …

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NO FREENESS AT MERCURY

The local promoter for the popular Mercury Beach event says they will be clamping down on attempts to seek “freeness” at the event. By freeness, My Cuthbert Didier refers to attempts to circumvent the methods of entry by both the public and employees of the various stakeholder establishments. Didier made …

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PM Urges More Dialogue on Proposed Dolphin Park

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet says dialogue is the best forward when discussing the proposed Dolphin Park at Pigeon Island. The Saint Lucia National Trust and the UWP administration have been at loggerheads since the announcement of the park surfaced. He called for the National Trust to step up their advocacy. …

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