27 August 2004
Civilising our democracy

Civilising our democracy


by Dr. Richard A. B. CoxBefore I get into the subject of this piece, I wish to congratulate Parnell Campbell Q.C. on his elevation to chairman of the ...
Children discover history in Diamond Village

Children discover history in Diamond Village


"Following Their Footprints: Tracing Our History" was the theme of a camp for children in Diamond Village this past week from August 16 to 20, put on...
Santa checks in early at Overland

Santa checks in early at Overland


by Jude KnightChristmas came four months early for four unfortunate children and the DeSouza family of Overland.The four – Natasha, 12, Natesha, ...
Construction workshop ends

Construction workshop ends


The final part of a series of training sessions for persons involved in the construction sector comes to an end today Friday, August 27, at the confer...
Leacock calls for sifting of legislation

Leacock calls for sifting of legislation


Opposition Senator St. Clair Leacock has issued a call for this country to be more cautious when enacting pieces of legislation from international law...
Building Sector being looked at

Building Sector being looked at


Junior Minister in the Ministry of Transport, Works and Housing Glen Beache last Wednesday said that the construction sector contributes 12 per cent t...
HISTORICAL NOTES

HISTORICAL NOTES


(August 27, 2004) – Dr. Adrian FraserExtract from Letter of June 9, 1806 by Alexander Anderson, Superintendent of the Botanic Garden."...The Brea...
Looking at some small matters

Looking at some small matters


by R. Andrew CummingsWhen does a person become an adult in law?For generations now, an 18-year-old person has been treated as an adult by the law. A...
Violence mars special weekend

Violence mars special weekend


The shooting death of Livingston Primus at Sion Hill capped a weekend of violent activity.Two youths of Rockies received wounds about their bodies in ...
Good year for CXC students

Good year for CXC students


While Kamal Wood feat in topping this year's Caribbean Examination Council (CXC) Examinations with 11 ones is considered extraordinary, a number of o...