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NODS Prepares Barbudans For Their Return Home

The National Office of Disaster Services is gearing up to move full steam into the rebuilding process on Barbuda. So Director of NODS Philmore Mullin says those living in shelters should start thinking that relocation will begin anytime soon.

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Ground Broken For A Major Initiative Aimed At Revolutionizing Early Childhood Education

A revolutionary approach is being taken to early childhood education in Antigua and Barbuda and it comes with the establishment of a special facility in Buckleys. Sod was turned Thursday signalling the start of work on the Model Early Childhood Development Centre, Preschool, Community Centre and Clinic last evening. It’s the result of a partnership between Minister of Education Michael ...

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Barbuda To Get A Brand New Hospital

The major health concerns that emerged on the sister island following the passage of hurricane Irma have been addressed. This was the report coming out of a meeting of the committee that has been coordinating the response to the possible health emergencies that could result from the devastation caused by the storm. The team has been meeting regularly under the ...

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Sandals Staff Are Back On The Job

Employees have returned to work at the Sandals Grande Antigua Resort after a period of closure to undertake renovations. The property has been since September to facilitate what the Jamaica-based hotel chain says is major maintenance work. Some employees were involved in training sessions ahead of the re-opening of the property to guests on December 17

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A 70 Year Old Grandmother To Be Sentenced For Beating Her Granddaughter To Death

The elderly woman who was found guilty of beating her granddaughter to death will know her fate later this morning. Millicent Cornwall-Roberts was found guilty of the crime in July. The court had ordered that she be subjected to a psychiatric evaluation before sentencing. The report is expected to guide the judge’s decision on sentencing this morning. Cornwall-Roberts’ 17 year ...

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