July, 2009

Prof Gates opts for Red Stripe at ‘Beer Summit’

Jamaica Observer: According to reports, Barrack Obama opted for a Bud Light while Sgt Crowley chose the Belgian-style brewed Blue Moon. Henry Louis Gates’ preference for the Jamaican lager beer was made known to the White House earlier this week.

CMO reacts to recent H1N1 deaths in the Caribbean

BVI News Online: The chief medical officer in the British Virigin Island has advised islanders on what precautions to take against this “troubling” development in the Caribbean ahead of a meeting of medical officials today.

PAC to tackle helicopter saga

Cayman News Services: A Parliamentary watchdog is to investigate the expenditure by the police on a helicopter which has now risen to $3m with no aircraft yet in sight.