On Thursday November 16, a 238 pound blue marlin, together with two yellow fin tunas (80 lbs and 78 lbs) were landed at the Carriacou fish market. The community of Carriacou can expect to see an abundance of sliced fish at their local fish markets, as the fishers of Carriacou and Petite Martinique get excited […]
For anyone interested in traveling to the Caribbean this winter, most of the islands were completely undamaged by the hurricanes and storms of the season and are open for business us usual. Here is an excellent review from Travel Weekly highlighting the impact of the storms and where was affected. If you were thinking of coming, please […]
SEA TRANSPORTATION At Saturday’s consultation, the issue regarding sea transportation to and from Carriacou and Petite Martinique was paramount in the minds of residents on the island wanting to access adult and higher educational services on evenings. As it currently stands, the last scheduled ferry service departs Windward at around 5:00 pm for Petite Martinique, […]
REPUBLIC BANK CRICKET TOURNAMENT COMMENCES IN CARRIACOU Hillsborough — Hotel Laurena’s Mt. Royal All Stars were the winners of the first match in the 2015 Republic Bank Carriacou United Cricket Board Domestic Cricket Tournament.
REVERSE OSMOSIS PLANT SOON TO BE A REALITY ON SISTER ISLE Beausejour — The problem caused by a low water supply, especially during the dry season will soon be a thing of the past for residents of the sister isles of Carriacou and Petite Martinique.
AMERICAN UNIVERSITY STUDENTS GAIN BETTER UNDERSTANDING OF CARRIACOU’S AFRICAN HERITAGE Beausejour, Carriacou – A group of students from an American University is getting a glimpse and a better understanding of Carriacou’s deep African cultural traditions.
CARRIACOU AND PETITE MARTINIQUE GET THEIR TURN Beausejour — The people of Carriacou and Petite Martinique are being given an opportunity to voice their opinions and concerns on the constitution reform process.
AIRLINES MISHANDLING GRENADA AS A DESTINATION As the mishandling of our visitors by the airline industry during the Carnival season worsens, an urgent impact study is needed as it relates to damage control. Baggage delays, baggage and ticket price gouging, over booking, flight cancellations and late departures are creating a negative impact on the visitor’s […]
13 SQUARE MILES IN TURMOIL “Your services are no longer required” — the reason given to over 20 young people by the Ministry of Carriacou and Petite Martinique Affairs for the termination of their jobs. But is this in keeping with the message of, “the politics of spite and hate is over and no victimization, […]
FRIENDS OF PRINCESS ROYAL DONATES TO HOSPITAL Hillsborough — A voluntary organization formed primarily to aid in the improvement of the Healthcare system in Carriacou & Petite Martinique continues to play its part. Friends of Princess Royal Hospital on Wednesday presented the Hospital Administrator, Norland Cox with a cheque for EC$2, 500.00.