Staff Writer

GABA League Tourney

The Bounty Colts continued to romp up the seed table by defeating the Scorpions by ten points at the Cliff Anderson Sports Hall Friday night when the Georgetown Amateur Basketball Association (GABA) league tournament continued.

Pet Corner

Of all the intestinal worms infesting dogs, hookworms are the ones I fear the most.

Consumer Concerns

During the latter half of the year 2006 I purchased a 110ml bottle of Optrex Eye Lotion for $890 and bathed my eyes in the eye bath.


A man’s limb, heavily casted and suspended overhead from elaborate contraptions and ropes tied to these casts pulling down gymnasium weights in a cramped hospital orthopaedic ward, is the picture which comes to mind when we think of visiting a friend who has unfortunately met with a recent accident involving a few broken bones.

Arts On Sunday

If music be the food of love, play on, Give me excess of it; that surfeiting, The appetite may sicken and so die.

Eye Issues

I am pregnant. What can I do to ensure my baby’s eyes are healthy?

Business Page

Introduction Seven days into the new year and seven days under the Value Added Tax system it is clear that there is widespread non-compliance with the requirements of the VAT Act, subsidiary regulations and the amending legislation.

The View From Europe

Carbon trading, food miles, eat-the-view: the language of popular concern is changing and with it the way in which the Caribbean will have to engage with the world.

Ian On Sunday

The nation breathed a collective sigh of relief when the general election in August 2006 was held in calm and peace.

Cyclist killed by speeding car

A pedal cyclist was killed yesterday afternoon on the Houston Bypass, Georgetown, when the driver of a speeding car lost control and slammed into him.

Cops get gun, suspects escape

Ranks from a mobile patrol managed to retrieve a firearm and matching rounds that were thrown from a car they were chasing but failed to arrest the vehicle’s occupant(s).