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ANNOUNCEMENT: Fort Young Menu and Independence/Creole Calendar

Join Fort Young on this creole journey, view their Creole calendar The post ANNOUNCEMENT: Fort Young Menu and Independence/Creole Calendar appeared first on Dominica News Online.
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ANNOUNCEMENT: Fort Young Menu and Independence/Creole Calendar

Join Fort Young on this creole journey, view their Creole calendar The post ANNOUNCEMENT: Fort Young Menu and Independence/Creole Calendar appeared first on Dominica News Online.

You are the catalyst for Dominica’s intellectual wealth – Peters to DSC graduating students

The 18th commencement ceremony of the Dominica State College (DSC) on October 28th, 2020 saw some 387 graduating students bidding farewell to their alma mater amid the ongoing global pandemic. Delivering the charge to the graduating students in three separate
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You are the catalyst for Dominica’s intellectual wealth – Peters to DSC graduating students

The 18th commencement ceremony of the Dominica State College (DSC) on October 28th, 2020 saw some 387 graduating students bidding farewell to their alma mater amid the ongoing global pandemic. Delivering the charge to the graduating students in three separate... The post You are the catalyst for Dominica’s intellectual wealth – Peters to DSC graduating students appeared first on Dominica News Online.

WEATHER: Flood watch extended to 12pm tomorrow

A flood watch remains in effect as a trough system interacting with a tropical wave continue to affect the area. The Forecast for tonight and tomorrow is mostly cloudy to overcast at times and breezy with scattered light to moderate... The post WEATHER: Floo
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WEATHER: Flood watch extended to 12pm tomorrow

A flood watch remains in effect as a trough system interacting with a tropical wave continue to affect the area. The Forecast for tonight and tomorrow is mostly cloudy to overcast at times and breezy with scattered light to moderate... The post WEATHER: Flood watch extended to 12pm tomorrow appeared first on Dominica News Online.

FIM: Financial Tips # 5

The Art of Selling Selling is an art. No matter how attractive the business proposition, posters, flyers and business cards are, if the business owner and staff do not master the art of selling, the business will move at a... The post FIM: Financial Tips # 5
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FIM: Financial Tips # 5

The Art of Selling Selling is an art. No matter how attractive the business proposition, posters, flyers and business cards are, if the business owner and staff do not master the art of selling, the business will move at a... The post FIM: Financial Tips # 5 appeared first on Dominica News Online.

An Open Letter to Former Attorney General, Mr. Bernard Wiltshire

Dear Mr. Wiltshire, I listened – but not with incredulity as little surprises me these days – as you spoke about the Government’s use of money and stated the following on a call with Matt Peltier on Q95 on Thursday... The post An Open Letter to Former A
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An Open Letter to Former Attorney General, Mr. Bernard Wiltshire

Dear Mr. Wiltshire, I listened – but not with incredulity as little surprises me these days – as you spoke about the Government’s use of money and stated the following on a call with Matt Peltier on Q95 on Thursday... The post An Open Letter to Former Attorney General, Mr. Bernard Wiltshire appeared first on Dominica News Online.

Triple K International adjusts schedule of events due to new COVID safety measures

In keeping with the new measures put in place by the government to combat COVID-19, Manager of Triple Kay International, Geoffrey Joseph, said the band has made adjustments to its schedule of events for the upcoming weekend. The band had... The post Triple K
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Triple K International adjusts schedule of events due to new COVID safety measures

In keeping with the new measures put in place by the government to combat COVID-19, Manager of Triple Kay International, Geoffrey Joseph, said the band has made adjustments to its schedule of events for the upcoming weekend. The band had... The post Triple K International adjusts schedule of events due to new COVID safety measures appeared first on Dominica News Online.

Amendment to evidence act will allow witnesses abroad to give evidence in court

The Amendment to the Evidence Act passed in Parliament earlier this week will allow witnesses who are out of state to provide evidence in court during criminal proceedings. The Bill was introduced in Parliament on Monday. According to Minister for... The pos
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Amendment to evidence act will allow witnesses abroad to give evidence in court

The Amendment to the Evidence Act passed in Parliament earlier this week will allow witnesses who are out of state to provide evidence in court during criminal proceedings. The Bill was introduced in Parliament on Monday. According to Minister for... The post Amendment to evidence act will allow witnesses abroad to give evidence in court appeared first on Dominica News Online.

Government announces 42 total confirmed cases of Covid-19 to-date

National Epidemiologist, Dr Shallaudin Ahmed has announced that to-date Dominica has recorded 42 confirmed cases of Covid-19 with 9 currently active cases. He made the announcement  during a press briefing on Wednesday night. “As of today the total number
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Government announces 42 total confirmed cases of Covid-19 to-date

National Epidemiologist, Dr Shallaudin Ahmed has announced that to-date Dominica has recorded 42 confirmed cases of Covid-19 with 9 currently active cases. He made the announcement  during a press briefing on Wednesday night. “As of today the total number of... The post Government announces 42 total confirmed cases of Covid-19 to-date appeared first on Dominica News Online.

Dominica introduces new safety measures to combat COVID-19

Government has introduced new, stringent safety measures to combat COVID-19 as the number of confirmed COVID cases in Dominica continues to rise. Acting Deputy Chief of Police, Davidson Valerie said the measures have been taken against the background of conti
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Dominica introduces new safety measures to combat COVID-19

Government has introduced new, stringent safety measures to combat COVID-19 as the number of confirmed COVID cases in Dominica continues to rise. Acting Deputy Chief of Police, Davidson Valerie said the measures have been taken against the background of continuing... The post Dominica introduces new safety measures to combat COVID-19 appeared first on Dominica News Online.

Ministry of Education pays tribute to deceased Wesley High School principal

Education Minister Octavia Alfred has said through a statement on Tuesday that the late Hermione Irish who served as Principal of the Wesley High School for the past 26 years helped shape the lives of many young ladies in Dominica. Irish... The post Ministr
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Ministry of Education pays tribute to deceased Wesley High School principal

Education Minister Octavia Alfred has said through a statement on Tuesday that the late Hermione Irish who served as Principal of the Wesley High School for the past 26 years helped shape the lives of many young ladies in Dominica. Irish... The post Ministry of Education pays tribute to deceased Wesley High School principal appeared first on Dominica News Online.

WEATHER UPDATE (6:00 AM Oct 29): Flood Watch for Dominica remains in effect until 6:00 PM today

A trough system as well as lingering moisture following the passage of a tropical wave are expected to continue to result in unstable conditions across the area. Increased cloudiness, scattered showers which could be moderate to heavy at times and... The pos
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WEATHER UPDATE (6:00 AM Oct 29): Flood Watch for Dominica remains in effect until 6:00 PM today

A trough system as well as lingering moisture following the passage of a tropical wave are expected to continue to result in unstable conditions across the area. Increased cloudiness, scattered showers which could be moderate to heavy at times and... The post WEATHER UPDATE (6:00 AM Oct 29): Flood Watch for Dominica remains in effect until 6:00 PM today appeared first on Dominica News Online.

ANNOUNCEMENT: Claims to the estate of Leotina Williams

LEOTINA WILLIAMS (Deceased) Pursuant to the Trustee Act 1925 any persons having a claim against or an interest in the Estate of the above named, late of Bellevue, Chopin, Dominica Common Wealth, West Indies, who died on 15th July 2018, are... The post ANNOUN
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ANNOUNCEMENT: Claims to the estate of Leotina Williams

LEOTINA WILLIAMS (Deceased) Pursuant to the Trustee Act 1925 any persons having a claim against or an interest in the Estate of the above named, late of Bellevue, Chopin, Dominica Common Wealth, West Indies, who died on 15th July 2018, are... The post ANNOUNCEMENT: Claims to the estate of Leotina Williams appeared first on Dominica News Online.

LIVE: Ministry of Health Covid-19 update 28th October

The update is expected to begin from 6pm. Wayne Benjamin of Triple Kay is expected to be among today’s presenters The post LIVE: Ministry of Health Covid-19 update 28th October appeared first on Dominica News Online.
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LIVE: Ministry of Health Covid-19 update 28th October

The update is expected to begin from 6pm. Wayne Benjamin of Triple Kay is expected to be among today’s presenters The post LIVE: Ministry of Health Covid-19 update 28th October appeared first on Dominica News Online.

WEATHER UPDATE (6:00 AM Oct 28): Flood Watch for Dominica extended to 6:00 PM Thursday

A trough system and a tropical wave are expected to continue to result in unstable conditions across the area. Increased cloudiness, scattered showers which could be moderate to heavy at times and isolated thunderstorms can be expected across the area... The
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WEATHER UPDATE (6:00 AM Oct 28): Flood Watch for Dominica extended to 6:00 PM Thursday

A trough system and a tropical wave are expected to continue to result in unstable conditions across the area. Increased cloudiness, scattered showers which could be moderate to heavy at times and isolated thunderstorms can be expected across the area... The post WEATHER UPDATE (6:00 AM Oct 28): Flood Watch for Dominica extended to 6:00 PM Thursday appeared first on Dominica News Online.

ANNOUNCEMENT: Dowasco apologizes for service loss in Grandfond, San Saveur, Goodhope, Petite Soufriere, Dix Pas & Tranto

DOWASCO apologizes to customers from Grandfond, San Sauveur, Goodhope, Petite Soufriere, Dix Pas and Tranto for the unscheduled interruption to their water supply today Wednesday October 28, 2020. This interruption is due to blockage at the intake caused by h
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ANNOUNCEMENT: Dowasco apologizes for service loss in Grandfond, San Saveur, Goodhope, Petite Soufriere, Dix Pas & Tranto

DOWASCO apologizes to customers from Grandfond, San Sauveur, Goodhope, Petite Soufriere, Dix Pas and Tranto for the unscheduled interruption to their water supply today Wednesday October 28, 2020. This interruption is due to blockage at the intake caused by heavy... The post ANNOUNCEMENT: Dowasco apologizes for service loss in Grandfond, San Saveur, Goodhope, Petite Soufriere, Dix Pas & Tranto appeared first on Dominica News Online.

ANNOUNCEMENT: NCCU AGM Notice

 NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE 10TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE NATIONAL CO-OPERATIVE CREDIT UNION [NCCU] LIMITED WILL BE HELD ON SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2020 AT               3:00 P.M. AT THE WINDSOR PARK SPORTS STADIUM FORECOURT, BATH
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ANNOUNCEMENT: NCCU AGM Notice

 NOTICE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT THE 10TH ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING OF THE NATIONAL CO-OPERATIVE CREDIT UNION [NCCU] LIMITED WILL BE HELD ON SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2020 AT               3:00 P.M. AT THE WINDSOR PARK SPORTS STADIUM FORECOURT, BATH ROAD, ROSEAU,... The post ANNOUNCEMENT: NCCU AGM Notice appeared first on Dominica News Online.

CBI Program generates over 1 billion dollars in three years, according to PM Skerrit

Prime Minister Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit has revealed that for the fiscal years 2017- 2020, 5, 814 applications have been approved under the Citizenship By Investment (CBI) Program, bringing in a total of over $1.2 billion dollars. In a response to... The post C
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CBI Program generates over 1 billion dollars in three years, according to PM Skerrit

Prime Minister Hon. Roosevelt Skerrit has revealed that for the fiscal years 2017- 2020, 5, 814 applications have been approved under the Citizenship By Investment (CBI) Program, bringing in a total of over $1.2 billion dollars. In a response to... The post CBI Program generates over 1 billion dollars in three years, according to PM Skerrit appeared first on Dominica News Online.

ANNOUNCEMENT: DCP is back with high quality soap products

After two devastating Storms DCP is back, manufacturing world class soaps and exporting to 13 countries, from Jamaica in the north to Suriname in the South The post ANNOUNCEMENT: DCP is back with high quality soap products appeared first on Dominica News Onl
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ANNOUNCEMENT: DCP is back with high quality soap products

After two devastating Storms DCP is back, manufacturing world class soaps and exporting to 13 countries, from Jamaica in the north to Suriname in the South The post ANNOUNCEMENT: DCP is back with high quality soap products appeared first on Dominica News Online.

Bishop Malzaire’s response to media reactions to Pope’s statement regarding homosexuals

Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, from Wednesday last week till now, the entire world has been bombarded with varied interpretations of a statement made by the Holy Father, Francis, in the newly released documentary entitled ‘Francesco,” in which he...
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Bishop Malzaire’s response to media reactions to Pope’s statement regarding homosexuals

Dear brothers and sisters in Christ, from Wednesday last week till now, the entire world has been bombarded with varied interpretations of a statement made by the Holy Father, Francis, in the newly released documentary entitled ‘Francesco,” in which he... The post Bishop Malzaire’s response to media reactions to Pope’s statement regarding homosexuals appeared first on Dominica News Online.

WEATHER UPDATE (6:00 AM Oct 28): Flood Watch in effect for Dominica until 6:00 PM

A trough system and a tropical wave are expected to continue to produce cloudiness, scattered showers which could be moderate to heavy at times and isolated thunderstorms across the area during the next 24 hours. As a result, a flood... The post WEATHER UPDAT
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WEATHER UPDATE (6:00 AM Oct 28): Flood Watch in effect for Dominica until 6:00 PM

A trough system and a tropical wave are expected to continue to produce cloudiness, scattered showers which could be moderate to heavy at times and isolated thunderstorms across the area during the next 24 hours. As a result, a flood... The post WEATHER UPDATE (6:00 AM Oct 28): Flood Watch in effect for Dominica until 6:00 PM appeared first on Dominica News Online.

COMMENTARY: From Madras to going Bananas

It was an article from years ago by Dominica’s folklorist, the late Mabel “Cissie” Caudeiron that gave me the clue. In it she mentions that madras was originally made of specially dyed and treated banana threads. The tartan madras has... The post COMMEN
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COMMENTARY: From Madras to going Bananas

It was an article from years ago by Dominica’s folklorist, the late Mabel “Cissie” Caudeiron that gave me the clue. In it she mentions that madras was originally made of specially dyed and treated banana threads. The tartan madras has... The post COMMENTARY: From Madras to going Bananas appeared first on Dominica News Online.

NASA discovers water on the moon

In a press release issued on Monday, NASA has said that water was found in one of the craters in a sunlit area on the surface of the moon. The discovery was made by NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy... The post NASA discovers water on
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NASA discovers water on the moon

In a press release issued on Monday, NASA has said that water was found in one of the craters in a sunlit area on the surface of the moon. The discovery was made by NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy... The post NASA discovers water on the moon appeared first on Dominica News Online.

POEM: An honour to a great son of the soil (Felix Henderson)

Out of the village of Grand Bay, your mother gave birth During the month of May, to a baby with so much worth It was not always great, even as you mentioned Sometimes with no breakfast but you just pressed... The post POEM: An honour to a great son of the soi
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POEM: An honour to a great son of the soil (Felix Henderson)

Out of the village of Grand Bay, your mother gave birth During the month of May, to a baby with so much worth It was not always great, even as you mentioned Sometimes with no breakfast but you just pressed... The post POEM: An honour to a great son of the soil (Felix Henderson) appeared first on Dominica News Online.

Nasa discovers water on the moon

In a press release from Monday Nasa has said that water was found in one of the craters in a sunlit area on the surface of the moon. The discovery was made by NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA)... The post Nasa discovers water o
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Nasa discovers water on the moon

In a press release from Monday Nasa has said that water was found in one of the craters in a sunlit area on the surface of the moon. The discovery was made by NASA’s Stratospheric Observatory for Infrared Astronomy (SOFIA)... The post Nasa discovers water on the moon appeared first on Dominica News Online.

Dominica Amateur Volleyball Association Weekend Update

SATURDAY Game 1 The large Portsmouth home crowd was left with mixed feelings in a double header on Saturday evening as both their Male and Female teams went up against the MCCU Sunrise from Marigot in the KFC DAVA national... The post Dominica Amateur Volleyb
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Dominica Amateur Volleyball Association Weekend Update

SATURDAY Game 1 The large Portsmouth home crowd was left with mixed feelings in a double header on Saturday evening as both their Male and Female teams went up against the MCCU Sunrise from Marigot in the KFC DAVA national... The post Dominica Amateur Volleyball Association Weekend Update appeared first on Dominica News Online.

Market Day with a Difference 2020 still on, despite COVID-19 

Despite the health and logistical challenges the COVID-19 Pandemic has posed to the planning and management of events, the Roseau Market Authority is preparing for another staging of its annual Market Day with a Difference, to take place on Saturday... The po
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Market Day with a Difference 2020 still on, despite COVID-19 

Despite the health and logistical challenges the COVID-19 Pandemic has posed to the planning and management of events, the Roseau Market Authority is preparing for another staging of its annual Market Day with a Difference, to take place on Saturday... The post Market Day with a Difference 2020 still on, despite COVID-19  appeared first on Dominica News Online.

Government to allocate land to young Salisbury farmers

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has announced that his government will allocate 90 acres of lands for some young farmers in Salisbury to assist in growing their crops. He made the announcement at the Fourth Meeting of the First Session of... The post Governm
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Government to allocate land to young Salisbury farmers

Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit has announced that his government will allocate 90 acres of lands for some young farmers in Salisbury to assist in growing their crops. He made the announcement at the Fourth Meeting of the First Session of... The post Government to allocate land to young Salisbury farmers appeared first on Dominica News Online.

BUSINESS BYTE: ICWI launches its premier policy in Dominica

 The Insurance Company of the West Indies (ICWI) on Monday, October 26, launched its flagship Road Angel Policy, designed specifically for female drivers. The Road Angel Policy, in existence for over 50 years in ICWI’s home country, Jamaica, puts the... Th
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BUSINESS BYTE: ICWI launches its premier policy in Dominica

 The Insurance Company of the West Indies (ICWI) on Monday, October 26, launched its flagship Road Angel Policy, designed specifically for female drivers. The Road Angel Policy, in existence for over 50 years in ICWI’s home country, Jamaica, puts the... The post BUSINESS BYTE: ICWI launches its premier policy in Dominica appeared first on Dominica News Online.

Dominica government to borrow over $77 million for development of digital economy

Government has obtained Parliamentary approval to borrow in excess of EC $77 million for the development of the digital economy in Dominica. Minister for Public Works and the Digital Economy, Senator Cassanni Laville, presented the resolution at the Fourth Me
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Dominica government to borrow over $77 million for development of digital economy

Government has obtained Parliamentary approval to borrow in excess of EC $77 million for the development of the digital economy in Dominica. Minister for Public Works and the Digital Economy, Senator Cassanni Laville, presented the resolution at the Fourth Meeting... The post Dominica government to borrow over $77 million for development of digital economy appeared first on Dominica News Online.

ANNOUNCEMENT: DOWASCO apologizes to Salisbury for interruption to water supply

DOWASCO apologizes to customers from Salisbury for the unscheduled interruption to their water supply today Tuesday October 27, 2020. This interruption is due to a broken supply pipeline. As a result DOWASCO will be carrying out emergency repair to this... Th
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ANNOUNCEMENT: DOWASCO apologizes to Salisbury for interruption to water supply

DOWASCO apologizes to customers from Salisbury for the unscheduled interruption to their water supply today Tuesday October 27, 2020. This interruption is due to a broken supply pipeline. As a result DOWASCO will be carrying out emergency repair to this... The post ANNOUNCEMENT: DOWASCO apologizes to Salisbury for interruption to water supply appeared first on Dominica News Online.

Charlotte Jeremy Cuffy releases ‘Life out of me’ video inspired by George Floyd

  Against the backdrop of the killing of George Floyd in the US, the corona virus pandemic and the ongoing black lives matter movement Charlotte Jeremy Cuffy has responded with a call for love and tolerance with her most recent... The post Charlotte Jere
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Charlotte Jeremy Cuffy releases ‘Life out of me’ video inspired by George Floyd

  Against the backdrop of the killing of George Floyd in the US, the corona virus pandemic and the ongoing black lives matter movement Charlotte Jeremy Cuffy has responded with a call for love and tolerance with her most recent... The post Charlotte Jeremy Cuffy releases ‘Life out of me’ video inspired by George Floyd appeared first on Dominica News Online.

JOB OPPORTUNITY: Chief Executive Officer of CREAD

JOB OPPORTUNITY Title: Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Climate Resilience Execution Agency of Dominica (CREAD) Work location: Dominica Organization overview: Following the devastation wrought by Hurricane Maria, the Government of the Commonwealth of Domi
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JOB OPPORTUNITY: Chief Executive Officer of CREAD

JOB OPPORTUNITY Title: Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Climate Resilience Execution Agency of Dominica (CREAD) Work location: Dominica Organization overview: Following the devastation wrought by Hurricane Maria, the Government of the Commonwealth of Dominica committed to establish an executive... The post JOB OPPORTUNITY: Chief Executive Officer of CREAD appeared first on Dominica News Online.

Dominica parliament passes legislation to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana

The Parliament of Dominica has approved a Bill for an Act to decriminalize the possession of 28 grams (one ounce) or less of cannabis (Marijuana). The Amendment of the Drugs Prevention of Misuse Act was passed in Parliament on Monday.... The post Dominica par
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Dominica parliament passes legislation to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana

The Parliament of Dominica has approved a Bill for an Act to decriminalize the possession of 28 grams (one ounce) or less of cannabis (Marijuana). The Amendment of the Drugs Prevention of Misuse Act was passed in Parliament on Monday.... The post Dominica parliament passes legislation to decriminalize small amounts of marijuana appeared first on Dominica News Online.

COMMENTARY: Chaos or community? The choice is ours

Last year I read the last book written by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community? In Chapter 2 of that book Dr. King stated: Power, properly understood, is the ability to achieve... The post COMMENTARY: Chaos or community? Th
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COMMENTARY: Chaos or community? The choice is ours

Last year I read the last book written by Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., Where Do We Go From Here: Chaos or Community? In Chapter 2 of that book Dr. King stated: Power, properly understood, is the ability to achieve... The post COMMENTARY: Chaos or community? The choice is ours appeared first on Dominica News Online.

Government pledges its continued support to Felix Henderson

A commitment has been given by the Government of Dominica to provide continued assistance in “whatever capacity” to veteran broadcaster and creole icon, Felix Henderson, who has been suffering from a heart condition in recent months. This pronounc
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Government pledges its continued support to Felix Henderson

A commitment has been given by the Government of Dominica to provide continued assistance in “whatever capacity” to veteran broadcaster and creole icon, Felix Henderson, who has been suffering from a heart condition in recent months. This pronouncement came from... The post Government pledges its continued support to Felix Henderson appeared first on Dominica News Online.