10 December 2004
The great devide

The great devide


For a long time now it has been said of politics in St. Vincent and the Grenadines – most of the rest of the Caribbean in fact – that there ...
03 December 2004
Keeping it level

Keeping it level


Debate on the 2005 Estimates will intensify next Monday when the House of Parliament meets. But, given the political volatility which the impending ...
26 November 2004
Tis the season to be electioneering

Tis the season to be electioneering


Today, the refurbished Rose Hall Police Station will be commissioned; yesterday, it was the Kingstown Bus Terminal and last Monday, the focus was on t...
19 November 2004
The Greatest G-G that never was

The Greatest G-G that never was


This week two Vincentian public servants are being laid to rest while their families mourn. Both have been pubic servants, but died in very different...
12 November 2004
A step up for Paul’s Avenue

A step up for Paul’s Avenue


This Wednesday saw the beginning of an attempt at people empowerment with the official opening of what has been named the George McIntosh Community Ma...
05 November 2004
Fighting crime, a collective task

Fighting crime, a collective task


This past weekend, local security forces were out in full as they began a renewed crackdown on crime. This came hot on the heels after an announcemen...
29 October 2004
No fear of the future

No fear of the future


Though we had expressed concern about the slow start to activities leading up to the celebration of this national 25th Anniversary of Independence we ...
22 October 2004
Our Silver Jubilee

Our Silver Jubilee


Before all, let us wish a happy 25th Anniversary of Independence to the People of this nation. At this time of celebration, it is customary to hear a...
15 October 2004
Zero tolerance for crime, congrats to our police

Zero tolerance for crime, congrats to our police


Our men and women in uniform, those who dare to undertake tasks which many of us frown on, many times criticize, and so often do not give due recognit...
08 October 2004
Growing up, with respect

Growing up, with respect


The Constitutional Review Commission launched its second booklet this Wednesday at the Methodist Church Hall in Kingstown with addresses from the Prim...