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DEAR BELLA: I cheated with my sister’s boyfriend

DEAR BELLA: I cheated with my sister’s boyfriend

August 21, 2018 | Comments: 10

Dear Bella How do I come clean with my sister and tell her that me and her boyfriend are now an “item”. My sister was stricken with diabetes a few years ...

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DEAR BELLA: My neighbour’s neglect of her children is heartbreaking

DEAR BELLA: My neighbour’s neglect of her children is heartbreaking

August 8, 2018 | Comments: 8

Dear Bella, My neighbour needs to be jailed. I say this because no other woman on this planet treats her children like this. This woman leaves her children ...

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DEAR BELLA: I am tired of my gay boss’ wickedness

DEAR BELLA: I am tired of my gay boss’ wickedness

July 30, 2018 | Comments: 15

Dear Bella, Gay seems to be the in thing but not for me. I work at a store in Roseau and my boss’s sexual orientation is well-known. When I started working ...

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DEAR BELLA: I don’t like my brother’s new girlfriend; want to break them up

DEAR BELLA: I don’t like my brother’s new girlfriend; want to break them up

July 24, 2018 | Comments: 9

Dear Bella, I don’t particularly like my brother’s new girlfriend. I like the one he had before but for some reason, he dumped her for this new girl. The reason ...

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DEAR BELLA: I am the soldier boy; told Dominican girlfriend I had my family

DEAR BELLA: I am the soldier boy; told Dominican girlfriend I had my family

July 17, 2018 | Comments: 35

Dear Bella, Someone who is close to the situation brought my attention to last week’s letter to you concerning a Dominican girl trying to locate me. It broke ...

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DEAR BELLA: Soldier lover disappeared after Maria and I need to find him

DEAR BELLA: Soldier lover disappeared after Maria and I need to find him

July 9, 2018 | Comments: 38

Dear Bella, I know I have heard people make fun about the soldiers who were in Dominica during the passage of Hurricane Maria but my story is no joke. And before any ...

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DEAR BELLA: My girlfriend is beautiful but uneducated

DEAR BELLA: My girlfriend is beautiful but uneducated

June 25, 2018 | Comments: 28

Dear Bella, My girlfriend is very beautiful but she is uneducated. Before you criticize me understand that I have tried to get her to do things like adult education, ...

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DEAR BELLA: My boyfriend is a cheapskate

DEAR BELLA: My boyfriend is a cheapskate

June 18, 2018 | Comments: 13

EDITOR’S NOTE: After a brief period of absence, our column ‘Dear Bella is back. The column will be published every Monday. Dear Bella, My boyfriend is ...

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STAY WELL & SPARKLE: Ex-Police Officer Offers Stunning Insights into Dominica’s Security

STAY WELL & SPARKLE: Ex-Police Officer Offers Stunning Insights into Dominica’s Security

June 3, 2018 | Comments: 4

Mr. Archibald Samuel is a highly trained police officer who on multiple occasions endured hostile fire in the line of duty. He has seen men at his side perish and he ...

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Business Byte: Private sector businesses “Take a hike” with The DHTA and Hikefest 2018

Business Byte: Private sector businesses “Take a hike” with The DHTA and Hikefest 2018

May 17, 2018 | Comments: 1

The next time someone tells you, “take a hike,” you might want to thank them for looking out for your health. It’s a well known fact that hiking offers ...

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BUSINESS BYTE: HYP Highlight – Being successful is a state of mind

BUSINESS BYTE: HYP Highlight – Being successful is a state of mind

April 16, 2018 | Comments: 2

Note: HYP (Hard-working Young Professionals) is a group of young professionals with the aim of creating networks that will develop the country. Each HYP highlight ...

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DEAR BELLA: I saw my mom’s cheating messages on her phone

DEAR BELLA: I saw my mom’s cheating messages on her phone

September 13, 2017 | Comments: 21

Dear Bella, I am a 17-year-old and I lent my mom’s phone to go online. Then I saw a message show up on her WhatsApp and I read it. It was a man who she has ...

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STAY WELL & SPARKLE: Give Thanks & Praise

STAY WELL & SPARKLE: Give Thanks & Praise

September 4, 2017 | Comments: 2

Irma wanted to give us a nasty lash, but Something seems to be steering her further northward. Beware, female hurricanes like to change their minds; you never know. ...

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DEAR BELLA: My husband’s children hate me

DEAR BELLA: My husband’s children hate me

August 30, 2017 | Comments: 21

Dear Bella, My husband’s children hate me. Notice I didn’t say “step-kids” because Bella I don’t even want them on my “Step”. These children are ...

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STAY WELL & SPARKLE: Cruel but Usual Punishment

STAY WELL & SPARKLE: Cruel but Usual Punishment

August 27, 2017 | Comments: 5

Joyful!  That’s the best way to describe Mr. Horatio Toussaint of Pointe Michel. This man is a glowing testimony to Dominica’s distinction as the place for ...

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LIAT Tropical Storm Harvey travel advisory

LIAT Tropical Storm Harvey travel advisory

August 18, 2017 | Comments: 1

LIAT wishes to advise passengers that due to the passage of Tropical Storm Harvey that several destinations have been affected. Due to several airport closures and ...

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DEAR BELLA: My friend’s married lover beats her

DEAR BELLA: My friend’s married lover beats her

July 19, 2017 | Comments: 34

Dear Bella, My friend is in love with a police officer, who happens to be married and has his wife, and he also beats her. And she is afraid of telling anyone. I ...

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DEAR BELLA: Is my womb cursed because of abortions?

DEAR BELLA: Is my womb cursed because of abortions?

July 12, 2017 | Comments: 29

Dear Bella, I cannot get pregnant anymore. All the tests that I have done indicate that I can have children because I have a daughter. However, I had her when I was ...

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DEAR BELLA: I think my boyfriend’s mother is a Soukouyan (witch)

DEAR BELLA: I think my boyfriend’s mother is a Soukouyan (witch)

July 5, 2017 | Comments: 56

Dear Bella, I think my boyfriend’s mother is a Soukouyan or a witch. Not the kind that goes flying on a broom at nights but those that cast spells and affect ...

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THE KSCHRONICLES: Don’t Burn Your Bridges

THE KSCHRONICLES: Don’t Burn Your Bridges

July 2, 2017 | Comments: 7

A wise man once said don’t burn bridges that you may need to cross later. This is a quote that rings truer and truer every time I hear it. Burning bridges is the ...

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DEAR BELLA: Friend’s husband bring women home, should I tell?

DEAR BELLA: Friend’s husband bring women home, should I tell?

June 28, 2017 | Comments: 38

Dear Bella, I am from a small village and for the past few months, I have realized my neighbor’s husband brings women to her home every day during midday. I ...

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STAY WELL & SPARKLE: Skerrit Must Come

STAY WELL & SPARKLE: Skerrit Must Come

June 25, 2017 | Comments: 57

This is the pic that shocked many and delighted others! Did Sam finally see the light? Did he turn? What was he asking for? What did he get? How could he shake the ...

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