St. Frances shuts down Roland Park, 33-29, for IAAM A Conference basketball title
... came into this contest on a 16-game winning streak and was coming off an impressive performance in a 58-28 rout of St. Vincent Pallotti in the semifinals Friday. But on a night when neither team f...
Brush vs. St. Vincent-St. Mary basketball: Arcs receive tournament preparation in loss to Fighting Irish
Akron — St. Vincent-St. Mary unveiled its eighth state championship banner prior to its game against Brush on Feb. 17. The 32 minutes of basketball to follow afforded the Arcs an experience they hope ...
Quick start propels St. Patrick-St. Vincent girls basketball to playoff win over McKinleyville
After defeating Salesian in the Tri-County Athletic League Stone Division playoffs last week, the confidence of the St. Patrick-St. Vincent High girls basketball team was sky high. Almost as high as t...
St. Patrick-St. Vincent High boys basketball team advances with win over Miramonte
When 6-foot-10 junior center Dishon Jackson severely hurt his knee in practice earlier in the month, the St. Patrick-St. Vincent High basketball team didn’t panic. The Bruins adapted. Eventually, they ...
St. Vincent & Doveman played the Appel Room on Valentines Day (review, video, setlist)
Fresh off her Best Rock Song Grammy win (and excellent performance with Dua Lipa), St. Vincent spent Valentines Day at Lincoln Center’s gorgeous, scenic Appel Room for an intimate ‘American Songbook’ ...
St. Patrick-St. Vincent High boys basketball team routs Rancho Cotate in playoffs
An atmospheric river was scheduled to hammer the Bay Area this week and drench the region. Something just as powerful hit on Tuesday evening at the Bruin’s Lair. The St. Patrick-St. Vincent High boys ...
New report on St Kitts-Nevis economic citizenship abuse creates major stir in Middle East
By Caribbean News Now contributor DUBAI, UAE — A new report on Saturday by the widely-read Gulf News detailing the rampant abuse of the St Kitts and Nevis citizenship by investment programme (CIP) has created a major stir in the Middle East, a significant source market of applicants wishing to obtain second passports. Although much […]
Marriage inequality deliberate, says Cayman Islands government lawyer
GEORGE TOWN, Cayman Islands (CNS) — Sir Jeffrey Jowell QC, who the Cayman Islands government has instructed to defend a legal case challenging the British territory’s ban on same-sex marriage and the lack of equity for gay couples, told the court on Friday that “rightly or wrongly”, the intention of the constitution is to ensure […]
CDB president calls for resilience, transformation to drive regional economic growth
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados — Although grappling with challenges related to climate change; wide fiscal deficits and high public debt; as well as high unemployment, the Caribbean Development Bank (CDB) has projected that the region’s economy is expected to grow by 2 percent in 2019. CDB president, Dr Wm. Warren Smith shared the bank’s forecast at its […]
US embassy signs MOU with government of Antigua-Barbuda to support juvenile justice reform
BRIDGETOWN, Barbados — The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), the government of Antigua and Barbuda, and the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) Commission have signed a memorandum of understanding signaling their continued commitment to the successful rehabilitation and reintegration of at-risk youth and those in conflict with the law across the region. […]
Jamaican lottery scammer targets the wrong man – former CIA and FBI director
By Caribbean News Now contributor WASHINGTON, USA — A Jamaican lottery scammer chose the wrong person to try to extort: the only man to lead both the FBI and CIA. William Webster, who is now 94 years old, and his wife, Lynda, were targeted four years ago by a man who peddled a lottery scam […]