Category : News

11 months ago

Prisoners Set Fire To Mattresses Amid BCF Lockdown

Prisoners in the remand section of Bordelais Correctional Facility (BCF) set fire to two mattresses Sunday as the facility went into lockdown, officials have confirmed. Videos of the fire were posted on social media, with the angry voices of inmates...

11 months ago

Murder at Assou Canal, Gros Islet

A resident of Assou Canal, Gros Islet is dead as a result of a shooting incident Saturday night. Law enforcement authorities have identified the deceased  as Johnathan Johnny, 28. The deceased was walking along the Assou Canal road when some unknown...

11 months ago

Ferry Cancels Sunday’s Planned Martinique-Saint Lucia Service

Express des Isles has cancelled Sunday’s planned ferry service between Martinique and Saint Lucia, it has been announced. The company had originally announced a cessation of its operations amid the global COVID-19 pandemic and a lock down in Ma...

11 months ago

12 Songs About Second Chances In Love

We all make mistakes in different things in life and even in our own personal relationships. Some of us crave a second chance to do things right so if you are in such a situation, here is a list of songs about second chances in love: 1. Maroon 5 ...

11 months ago

Escapee From Saint Lucia Quarantine Facility Returns

A  young man who escaped from a Saint Lucia quarantine facility in the North of the Island has returned, a senior law enforcement official has confirmed. The escape was recorded and posted on social media. The official told St Lucia Times that the yo...

11 months ago

Four Escaped Prisoners Recaptured – One Still At Large

Five prisoners escaped from the Bordelais Correctional Facility (BCF) Saturday and one is still at large, officials say. While it was not immediately clear how the men escaped, it was reported that four were caught outside the prison facility. Anothe...

11 months ago

Saint Lucia Postpones 2020 Census Amid COVID-19 Concerns

The Central Statistics Office has announced the postponement of the 2020 National Population and Housing Census out of COVID-19 concerns, it was announced Thursday. It was due to start May 12, 2020. “The decision is to postpone the census for a...

11 months ago

Saint Lucia Cops Hunt Escapees From COVID-19 Quarantine

At least two individuals who arrived here Friday from Martinique and were immediately put in quarantine out of concern that may have contracted COVID-19, have escaped from the facility where they were being kept. Confirmation came from National Secur...

11 months ago

CUOMO ISSUES “NEW YORK STATE OF PAUSE” EXECUTIVE ORDER

[COVID-19\"New York State of PAUSE"] This guidance is issued by the New York State Department of Economic Development d/b/a Empire State Development and applies to each business location individually and is intended to assist businesses in determinin...

11 months ago

Coronavirus: WHO Says Young People Not Invincible

BBC News:- Young people are not immune from coronavirus and must avoid socialising and communicating it to older, more vulnerable people, the World Health Organization (WHO) has warned. The choices made by the young can be “the difference betwe...

11 months ago

Saint Lucia First Responders Get COVID-19 Training

Press Release:–  On Monday 16 March 2020, a follow up training was held with First Responders on the method of proper decontamination of personnel and equipment after a response to a suspected case of COVID-19. The training was conducted by Lea...