BREAKING NEWS: Football fans stabbed in after-match brawl

    January 26, 2015 | Comments: 0
    Two brothers from Mon Repos have been hospitalised in serious condition after they were stabbed in a brawl following a football final between Survivals and El Ninos at the Micoud playing field ...
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      Book fair continues at Blue Coral

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      PRESS RELEASE – Over 90 Saint Lucian authors are featured in an ongoing literary exhibition of published works at the Blue Coral Mall. The Literary Exhibition ...

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      East Winds has new general manager

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      SLHTA - East Winds Inn management and staff welcome new General Manager Jesse Hamilton. He takes over from former General Manager, Gareth Leach. Mr. Jesse Hamilton ...

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      New executive chef at Ti Kaye Resort & Spa

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      SLHTA - Chef Ed Boncich, born on a small island in the Northern Adriatic Sea, within Croatia, brings with him a simple and straightforward approach to his food. ...

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      Soufriere hotels make the “cool list”

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      Caribbean Journal, a popular online newspaper, has named two hotels in Saint Lucia in its list of the Caribbean’s coolest hotels in 2015. Boucan by Hotel ...

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    Saint Lucia one of the “top 10 countries for 2015″

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    Saint Lucia has been named among the “top 10 countries for 2015″ by MSN.com Travel. Saint Lucia is number nine on the list and the only Caribbean country named. MSN Travel stated: “This ravishing island of emerald mountains and golden beaches is still little-visited except for cruise-ship traffic. With primo diving and snorkeling, hikeable rainforests, and even a drive-in volcano, it’s got all the right stuff for the off-the-beaten-path adventurer. Nature-lovers can swim alongside dolphins,…

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    Nurses Association elects new Board

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    The St. Lucia Nurses Association has elected a new Board to serve for two years. Alicia Baptiste was elected president and Bena Labadee, second vice president. Others elected were Amanda Lucien – secretary; Natalya De La Cruz – assistant secretary; Janice Albert – treasurer; and Amarantha Leon – assistant treasurer. More details soon.

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    Launch of 2015 Miss Independence Pageant

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    PRESS RELEASE - Gregory Lord Productions will be hosting its 9th Annual Miss Independence Pageant as part of activities planned for the observance of Saint Lucia’s 36th Independence Anniversary. The launch of the pageant will be held at the Bay Gardens Inn on Saturday, Jan. 24 at 2 p.m. The annual pageant will be held under the theme “World Peace for the Security and Prosperity of our Nation”, as peace is one of the fundamental values/principles enshrined in…


    St. Aloysius R.C. Boys’ Infant recognises “Outstanding Women In Society”

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    PRESS RELEASE – On the 19th of February 2015, the St. Aloysius R.C. Boys’ Infant will embark on their annual “Walk With St. Lucian Pride”. Over the past five years, the boys have displayed general information about St. Lucia, outstanding sports men and women, educators and national symbols. The theme for this year is “Outstanding Women In Society”. Every week leading to the walk, it is the intention of the school to feature an outstanding…

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    Caribbean Premier League: Stuart Williams named coach of St Lucia Zouks

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    SPORTS MAX – West Indies coaching coordinator Stuart Williams will be the man to prepare the St. Lucia Zouks for the 2015 Limacol Caribbean Premier League season. Williams, the 45-year-old former West Indies opener, replaced Matthew Maynard, who recently took up a full-time job as director of cricket at English county side, Somerset. The former opener, who assisted Maynard during the 2014 season, played 31 Tests and 57 One-Day Internationals for the West Indies between…

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    Police officer beaten by civilian in Grenada (see video)

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    Below is a video of a Grenadian police officer, Corporal Albert Roberts, being beaten by a civilian. The officer reportedly tried to arrest the man, identified as Jamie Stewart, for a traffic violation. Please note, that the video contains expletives and violence. The police officer has been placed on sick leave while Stewart was charged. CLICK HERE TO VIEW THE FULL STORY 

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    I want to remain as a friend with benefits

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    Dear Willie: How do I start? I’m a 29-year-old female who hasn’t been in a serious relationship for like five years. After I broke up with my boyfriend of three years, I entered a FWB (friends with benefits) relationship with this guy. We have been seeing each other on and off for about two years. For me  it was  exclusive. At first, I wanted more but he didn’t, so I kind of went along with…


    CONDOM MYSTERY: “I held the condom in a tissue up to his face and questioned him”

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    Dear Willie: My boyfriend of a few years sleeps at my home and I sometimes wash his clothes for him. One day he said to me that he does not have enough clothes at my home so he is going to collect some of his clothes from a male friend’s house. (He has slept by the friend a lot in the past). When he collected the clothes he brought them to me, and all of…


    PHOTO OF THE DAY: Escape to the Fort

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    Photo of Pigeon Island, Gros-Islet. Photo submitted by Shale James Photographers – novice, amateur or professional – in Saint Lucia are asked to submit photos, photographer credit and caption to slunewsonline@gmail.com for consideration for the Photo of the Day feature, daily on stlucianewsonline.com and our Facebook page. Submissions will be published in the order they were received. Photos must be taken of St. Lucians and things St. Lucian. Note that submissions advertising any form of…


    UPDATED: Thief wants reward to return stolen bag

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    A woman, who was robbed of her purple Kipling bag containing a cell phone and other items, at the CSA Centre parking lot this afternoon, said the thief has made a daring demand. “The thief just answered my cell and asked me how much I willing to pay for my bag,” she said. The woman told St. Lucia News Online (SNO) that the incident happened at about 2:30 p.m. at the CSA Centre parking area…


    Saint Lucians want reduction in fuel prices now – UWP

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    PRESS RELEASE - Prime Minister, Hon. Dr. Kenny D. Anthony continues to utilize his PR machinery in attempt to pacify the wrath of Saint Lucians over his act of economic criminality, when as of January 12th of this year he short-changed consumers by offering a fuel price adjustment which fell way below expectations. In the Press Statement issued today the Prime Minister is seeking to assure Saint Lucians that they will realize further reductions in the…


    Ciceron Secondary launches ‘Digital Citizenship’ promotion

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    The 2015 Ciceron Secondary School Young Leaders Group will be hosting an “I Love My Social Media” Pageant on Friday February, 13 2014 at the Ciceron Secondary School. The show will focus on sensitizing students about the pros and cons of various social media. It will also educated them about the various methods that individuals can employ in order for them to become effective digital citizens. Moreover, the group has launched the very first online…

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    Victoria Hospital distribute hampers to former staff members

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    PRESS RELEASE – For the second consecutive year Victoria Hospital has embarked on a hamper drive as part of its staff development programme. Departmental Sister at the Victoria Hospital, Nurse Rita Mason said the focus of this activity is to reach out to both current and retired staff. “The Hamper drive basically was geared toward our retired persons who have worked with us and who need assistance. It’s a good initiative, it’s ongoing and we…


    National Lotteries Under-23 Football Tournament finals set for Saturday

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    PRESS RELEASE - The finalists of the Southern SLFA/National Lotteries Under-23 Football Tournament have been decided and a champion is expected to be crowned this week end. The final match will see an all Vieux-Fort Finals as KEIN KNIGHTS will come up against BIKER BOYS. KEIN KNIGHTS booked their way into the finals with a 4 nil win over RIVER ROOTS, while BIKER BOYS defeated PASCAL JOSEPH 3 – 1 The finals is schedule for this…


    Int’l security leaders resume dialogue on C’bean counter-drug efforts

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    CMC  - The United States Military Southern Command says strengthening capabilities, interoperability and information sharing to effectively counter transnational organised crime in the Caribbean will be the focus again for military and civilian leaders from 21 countries. The Miami-based Southern Command, otherwise known as Southcom, said international security leaders who met here earlier this week, discussed the threat and ways to effectively reduce the presence and impact of organised crime. This was the fifth consecutive year…


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