Letters to the Editor

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Answers concerning construction of state house needed Minister Timothy

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Answers concerning construction of state house needed Minister Timothy

February 18, 2011 | Comments: 39

Dear editor, Could you kindly post this as a letter to the minister rather than a response? Dear honorable minister, You were voted based on a campaign that you are ...

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The minister, not DAPE is responsible!

The minister, not DAPE is responsible!

February 16, 2011 | Comments: 15

I read with amusement Minister Rayburn Blackmore’s article on DNO which purport to say: 1.    Anthony E.  Le Blanc is not honest in his contributions to the ...

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If not you, then who?

If not you, then who?

February 14, 2011 | Comments: 50

A controversial questionnaire was given to students of secondary schools on the island last week. The questionnaire was coordinated by an organization “Generation ...

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Regarding St. Valentine’s Day

Regarding St. Valentine’s Day

February 14, 2011 | Comments: 4

For most people St. Valentine’s day is a day of affections and confections, a day of kisses, chocolate, and flowers. But just as Christmas is about more than ...

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Minister for Public Works Rayburn Blackmoore reponds to statements made by Anthony Leblanc

Minister for Public Works Rayburn Blackmoore reponds to statements made by Anthony Leblanc

February 11, 2011 | Comments: 32

I am obligated to ask what is the motive of the comments of Mr. Anthony Leblanc in the Chronicle Newspaper edition of February 4, 2011 regarding the non-appointment ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Less talk, more action Dr. Fontaine

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Less talk, more action Dr. Fontaine

February 9, 2011 | Comments: 50

I am sitting on my sofa looking at the Marpin 2k4 Ltd news. Here is this clip with Dr. Thompson Fontaine and to my surprise there were two more clippings. What is my ...

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Concerns raised about Soufriere-Scotts Head project

Concerns raised about Soufriere-Scotts Head project

February 1, 2011 | Comments: 15

I’m very concerned about the sea wall defense project that was built between Soufriere and Scott’s Head. First of all,the project was rushed and had poor ...

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Letter to Charles Maynard (by Julius B. Sampson)

Letter to Charles Maynard (by Julius B. Sampson)

January 19, 2011 | Comments: 159

To DNO readers: Many of you know of my previous relationship with Charles Maynard who served as the Managing Director of the Chronicle when I was editor. The man I ...

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LETTER: CARICOM citizens congratulated for vote at UN Assembly

LETTER: CARICOM citizens congratulated for vote at UN Assembly

December 31, 2010 | Comments: 5

As CARICOM citizens we are proud that a majority of Caribbean nations stood up in the United Nations General Assembly on December 22 and voted together, in the words ...

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LETTER: Overseas-based Dominican concerned with local cargo agent charges

LETTER: Overseas-based Dominican concerned with local cargo agent charges

December 28, 2010 | Comments: 102

I am one of the Dominicans living abroad who continue to make sacrifices to help loved ones and relatives back home. From time to time I ship barrels, boxes and bins ...

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A message for Dominica

A message for Dominica

December 21, 2010 | Comments: 42

Dear Sirs: Can I please, through your web site, pass a message of thanks and best wishes for Christmas and the New Year to the wonderful people of Dominica. My wife ...

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LETTER: In-vitro fertilization is an evil

LETTER: In-vitro fertilization is an evil

October 10, 2010 | Comments: 38

I wish to express my disappointment with  the awarding of the Nobel Prize for physiology or medicine to Dr. Robert Edwards, a pioneer of in vitro fertilization. ...

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Unemployment high among qualified university graduates, says letter writer

Unemployment high among qualified university graduates, says letter writer

October 8, 2010 | Comments: 100

More and more persons are leaving the Nature Isle in pursuit of higher education. Many of these individuals have been sent by our government through scholarships ...

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Higher education in North America is a must

Higher education in North America is a must

October 3, 2010 | Comments: 30

My advice to most Caribbean  parents is to try their very best to send their children to college in the USA, Canada or England, if they can afford it. And I use the ...

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Pope Benedict XVI’s trip to the UK

Pope Benedict XVI’s trip to the UK

September 19, 2010 | Comments: 9

The press should be focusing more on the pope’s  message of peace and  hope during his visit to the U.K. Pope Benedict XVI is a man rich in spiritual passion, ...

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LETTER: Rap music has no place in the church

LETTER: Rap music has no place in the church

September 9, 2010 | Comments: 23

Dear Editor: I am baffled by the decision of Church authorities in England and Wales to have a  rap song serve as the “Youth Anthem” during   the papal visit ...

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LETTER: Obama’s political message at National Mall questioned

LETTER: Obama’s political message at National Mall questioned

September 2, 2010 | Comments: 8

At the “Restoring Honor Rally” at the National Mall in Washington Saturday, commentator Glenn Beck stated that  U.S. President Obama’s political message is ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: President Obama attempting to suppress Christianity?

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: President Obama attempting to suppress Christianity?

August 31, 2010 | Comments: 46

Dear Editor: American President Barack Obama’s recent statement that “people of all faiths are welcome in this country, and will not be treated differently ...

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LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Crab endangerment along Soufriere/Scotts Head road

LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Crab endangerment along Soufriere/Scotts Head road

August 23, 2010 | Comments: 19

The crab migration to lay their eggs in the sea and young crabs migrating from the sea to live on land is clearly being affected. The eggs laid in the marine reserve ...

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‘Patriot’ condemns publicizing of personal e-mails by journalist

‘Patriot’ condemns publicizing of personal e-mails by journalist

August 12, 2010 | Comments: 27

Dear Editor: This letter is written to solicit comments re the legality and privacy aspect of one’s e-mail. I listened in amazement on a popular radio talk ...

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LETTER: Road conditions are deplorable!

LETTER: Road conditions are deplorable!

August 11, 2010 | Comments: 26

I’ve been trying without success to rent a vehicle all week because business is good for the rental companies for the first time this summer in a long time. But ...

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Catholic church should ban immodest dressing

Catholic church should ban immodest dressing

August 9, 2010 | Comments: 18

Dear Editor: I commend the Vatican for banning immodest dress inside  Vatican City. Other  cities and churches in the world should do the same. Women should be ...

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