Archive for December, 2016

St Lucia’s youngest published author presents her first book, “The Lost Sister.”

St Lucia’s youngest published author presents her first book, “The Lost Sister.”

| December 30, 2016 | 0 Comments

Kurmysha Harris is an aspiring young author with a great passion for writing that started at an early age. She was born on the island state of Dominica and soon after moved to the neighboring island of Saint Lucia to continue her education. It was there that her knack for writing took root, and she has […]

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Rhodes Scholar From Trinidad and Tobago Is Destined for Greatness

Rhodes Scholar From Trinidad and Tobago Is Destined for Greatness

| December 29, 2016 | 0 Comments

Four years ago Kiron Neale from Trinidad and Tobago was awarded the Commonwealth Caribbean Rhodes Scholarship. His journey is truly inspiring so I wanted to trace that journey over over the past 4 years. Here are a couple of videos that highlights Neale’s journey over the years. 2013: Kiron Neale talks about his family’s reaction to his […]

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The Region Has Lost A Great Economist

The Region Has Lost A Great Economist

| December 28, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Honourable Sir K. Dwight Venner served as Governor of the Eastern Caribbean Central Bank from December 1989 to November 2015. Prior to that he served in the position of Director of Finance and Planning for the government of Saint Lucia between November 1981 and November 1989. Sir Dwight was an Economist by training with […]

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Off Soccer Field, Jozy Altidore’s Goal Is Clean Water For Haiti

Off Soccer Field, Jozy Altidore’s Goal Is Clean Water For Haiti

| December 27, 2016 | 0 Comments

As Jozy Altidore works feverishly to return to the field for the World Cup, after getting injured in the the US soccer team‘s opener with Ghana, his foundation’s work, bringing fresh water to the people of Haiti, continues off the field. Altidore said that even before the January 2010 earthquake left Haiti in ruins and […]

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Merry Christmas from Grenada Prime Minister

Merry Christmas from Grenada Prime Minister

| December 24, 2016 | 0 Comments

Warmest greetings to all those who share in the joy of the Christmas season. Around the world, friends, families and communities come together at Christmas to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ, in the spirit of the season. Christmas is arguably the time of year when unity and love are most demonstrated. Whether it is […]

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Antigua and Barbuda PM responds to malfeasance claim

Antigua and Barbuda PM responds to malfeasance claim

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Antigua and Barbuda Government moves swiftly on allegations arising from New York Court The government of Antigua and Barbuda is acting immediately on a report in yesterday’s New York Times in which it is suggested that unnamed persons, claiming to be linked to the government, were involved in corrupt activities related to the Brazilian multinational, […]

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Saint Lucia’s Chef Nina Awarded New Orleans Best Restaurant Of The Year

Saint Lucia’s Chef Nina Awarded New Orleans Best Restaurant Of The Year

| December 23, 2016 | 0 Comments

Saint Lucia celebrates with Chef Nina Compton as her restaurant, Compere Lapin, has been named New Orleans Restaurant of the Year for 2016 by The Times-Picayune. The Saint Lucia Culinary Ambassador and Top Chef Runner-Up restauranteur was deservedly the first ever to be awarded the accolade by renowned Times- Picayune dining critic, Brett Anderson. Chef […]

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Hero’s welcome for DJ Puffy

Hero’s welcome for DJ Puffy

| December 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Fresh from achieving world status by winning the 2016 Red Bull Thre3style World DJ Championships in Santiago, Chile after a week of qualifiers. The Grand Final took place at the Vélodromo del Estadio Nacional, on Saturday night. The seventh World Finals saw a thousand-strong crowd gather together under the blistering-hot sun to witness some of […]

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Young St Lucian Football Player Is A Great Youth Leader and Inspiration

Young St Lucian Football Player Is A Great Youth Leader and Inspiration

| December 21, 2016 | 0 Comments

23 Year Old David Henry is from St Lucia. He is a football player but beyond that the people around him seems to admire his dedication and hard work. It is must feel good when ordinary people around you say good things about you-in a genuine way. That’s what happen in the video below as […]

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Freddie McGregor Lambasts Reggae Grammy Award

Freddie McGregor Lambasts Reggae Grammy Award

| December 20, 2016 | 0 Comments

In perhaps the most blistering attack on the reggae Grammys to date, Jamaican reggae icon and veteran singer Freddie McGregor has lashed out at the 59-year-old American institution, calling the reggae arm of the organisation that typically awards excellence in the music industry, “an embarrassment of indescribable magnitude to reggae music”. This week, McGregor became […]

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