Lead Stories

  1. Blaine suggests sharper focus on operational hours for Gov't day-care centres
    Betty Ann Blaine, co-founder of Hear The Children's Cry, welcomed news of the establishment of government-sponsored day-care centres, but strongly suggested that they operate between the times when school is dismissed and when parents get home.Floyd...
  2. St Elizabeth North East PNP run-off leaves some Comrades fuming
    A tension-filled day at St Elizabeth Technical High School where Basil Waite and Everton Fisher squared off to be the People's National Party (PNP) standard-bearer for the St Elizabeth North East constituency ended with huge cracks in the party's...
  3. On the Corner with EPOC | Angry youth - Nannyville resident wants Gov't to check mental health of the unattached
    The Government is pumping millions of dollars into programmes to educate, equip, and empower unattached youth, but one resident of Nannyville Gardens believes that might just be flushing money down the drain.Fennela Haye is convinced that the...
  4. On the Corner with EPOC | Solar car wash to save our sons - Nannyville businessman seeks aid to establish community-based project
    The large number of unattached youth in the sometimes volatile community of Nannyville Gardens provides the potential fuel for any fire in the area, but businessman David Chambers has a plan to address this.Chambers, a long-time resident of the...
  5. More schools to be fitted with ramps for the disabled
    Come Labour Day on Wednesday, the process of increasing the number of public schools fitted with ramps to accommodate physically disabled students will begin.Education Minister Ruel Reid said that roughly $50 million has been earmarked for the...