• Man takes COVID19- jab

    The Covid Seatbelt Solution

    OK. Let's agree. Wearing a seatbelt in a vehicle does not stop you from having an accident. Nor does it stop you from dying. But for the vast majority of ...

  • At the launching of the late Ed Registe- Amour Thomas

    Nobody's Talking

    When Nept Kannit Pacquette contested the Grand Bay seat for the United Workers Party (UWP) in the 2019 general election, he received the political whipping of his life at the ...

  • Teachers are critical to online learning- Mervin Alexander

    Where's the Appreciation? No Teachers Appreciation Day 2021

    In Dominica, the first Friday in October is usually observed as Teachers Day and the Thursday before that as Teachers Appreciation Day. On this day students show their gratitude through ...

  • Late Centenarian Angelic Lavinier

    Centenarian dies, end of free testing, Digicel vaccine mandate, business ...

    Just three days after being celebrated by the nation on Centenarians Day, Dominica has lost one of its gems, 100-year-old Angelic Lavinier. Born in the vibrant community of Grand Bay ...

  • Dave" Trini" Alie

    De Trini

    Dave Alie casually referred to as 'De Trini' or 'Alie' has made Dominica his home for the past 17 years.

  • Members of PJ's family at his graveside

    "He was the most misunderstood, misjudged and poorly characterized human ...

    For many, the man Patrick Roland John has been seen only through the eyes of those who sought to control the narrative of who he was. Over the years "historians" ...

  • Jannicia Samuel

    Jannicia Samuel: A journey of grit and determination

    She is a true people person who loves sharing her passion for cooking and culinary arts, ensuring a smile with each plate. That's Jannicia Samuel of Marigot, owner of La ...

  • Prison officers protest

    Demands of Employees of the State Prison Met Within Hours

    "Pressure does burst pipes," a saying which the Government of Dominica has proven to be true yet again following its swift response to industrial action.

  • Bro Mo, left, receives gift from Fr. John Lewis

    Brother Mo: "Priest, Prophet, & King"

    The Catechism of the Catholic Church, paragraph 1241 teaches us that in Baptism, the person receives an anointing in which he or she is "incorporated into Christ who is anointed ...

  • His Excellency President Charles Savarin

    President Charles A. Savarin: Vaccinate older persons against Covid-19

    President of Dominica, His Excellency Charles Angelo Savarin, in his message to mark International Day of Older Persons on October 1, hailed the work of the Dominica Council on Ageing ...

  • Former political leader of the Dominica Freedom Party Kent Vital

    COVID-19 Vaccine Mandates? Part VIII

    Last week I noted that while I was not against the use of vaccines as part of the strategy mix to fight the COVID-19 pandemic, I am however suspicious of ...

  • Covid and the economy: Left to right- Gaston Browne, Tony Astaphan and Roosevelt Skerrit

    No jab, no job

    Twenty-nine-year-old Monique*, a Dominican working at a popular resort in Antigua, is feeling trapped "between a rock and a hard place," following the most sweeping of mandatory vaccination measures introduced ...