Dear Editor, In the post-slavery to pre-independence era Guyana provided employment opportunities for Barbadians.
Dear Editor, As a widow operating a business at Maria’s Lodge, Essequibo Coast, I had to suffer the indignity of being incarcerated at the Suddie Police Station for 9 hours for no justifiable reason.
Dear Editor, The Christmas term of the formal school system ended on Friday, December 12, with many schools holding their traditional Christmas party, parties that are anticipated and expected by all the students.
Dear Editor, Mr Corbin has consistently being making certain statements from the time Team Alexander indicated to him their intention to support a candidate for Leader of the party during the 2007 congress.
Dear Editor, Over the last few days, we have been experiencing heavy rains with serious and worrying overtopping in many areas of Georgetown.
Dear Editor, We the undersigned residents of Anna Catherina who live in close proximity to a disco, wish to bring to the attention of the relevant authorities the repeated instances of noise nuisance which are so disgusting and disruptive to our lives.
Dear Editor, For the past three months and more, Parika has been getting constant blackouts from Guyana Power & Light Inc.
Dear Editor, There is much disgust over Mr Robert Corbin and calls for him to go.
Dear Editor, When I was Executive Officer at Modern Optical Service, Mrs Viola Burnham, widow of President Forbes Burnham, came in one day and while there had a conversation with myself and two of my relatives.
Dear Editor, During my visit to Guyana in the last ten days of November 2008, I enjoyed the beauty of the country, developments, etc.
Dear Editor,For interested persons, who have access to the National Geographic Magazine, there is a very topical article on a tropical forest in the November issue, 2008 on pages 46 to 63.
Dear Editor,Among the many ills that have emerged in our society in recent times, is the scourge of violence against women.
Dear Editor, On November 26, 2008, Stabroek News published an article entitled ‘Bosai and govt sign pact for alumina plant.’ I would like to congratulate the Government of Guyana for securing this US$1B project.
Dear Editor, Despite a disappointing, disquieting and scary year for Guyanese many are now in a restless search to find the perfect gifts to give to the kids, the spouse, and very dear relatives and friends.
Dear Editor, With reference to Mr Rickford Burke’s letter ‘CGID condemns the removal of James McAllister,’ SN December 8, I am really startled that Mr Burke, a one-time personal assistant to Mr Desmond Hoyte, has not listened to the other side and worse yet, has not reflected his intimate knowledge of the internal politics of the Peoples National Congress (PNC).
Dear Editor, Now that the rainy season is here again, the plastic containers that were dumped on the roadways, thrown in the drains and trenches, pitched from passing vehicles, are now floating and blocking our drains and canals in the city and countryside.
Dear Editor, I read with interest the call by Antigua and Barbuda’s Opposition Leader Steadroy Benjamin, calling on the government in his country to take crime fighting to schools (SN December 12).
Dear Editor, At the risk of Mr Bisram becoming my pen pal, I thought I should respond to his letter published on Friday December 5, 2008, captioned ‘Not rooted in the colonial past.’ Mr Bisram may be unaware that there are no longer British Overseas Dependant Territories.
Dear Editor, I refer to a letter in SN on December 5 by Mr Vishnu Bisram in answer to Ms Dawn Holder’s offering.
Dear Editor, As President Jagdeo shuffles his Cabinet cards and exiles Ministers to foreign postings (when will the dispatch of Kellawan Lall to Havana be formally announced?) speculation is mounting in London as to who will be the new High Commissioner here.
Dear Editor, For several years now, the Drainage and Irrigation Department in Region No 2 has been shirking its responsibility to provide me with proper drainage for my 96 acres of rice land in one block at the first depth of Johanna Cecilia backdam.
Dear Editor, I recently returned from a visit to Guyana and was saddened to see the gutters around Georgetown.
Dear Editor, It is sad indeed to know that nothing extra will be going into teachers’ pockets this year as 2008 draws to a close.
Dear Editor, Opposition and PNCR Leader Robert Corbin’s latest exploit is the recall of James McAllister, a PNC MP, from the Parliament.
Dear Editor, I have to give it to GT&T for its improved advertising promos recently.