Stories about Grenada from January, 2009
Spicewriter (from Grenada) and Trinidad and Tobago News Blog both pay their respects to The Mighty Duke, described as “one of Calypso’s greatest icons.”
The Grenadian Police Commissioner is enforcing an indecent exposure law that prohibits swimsuits from being worn on the streets. Blah Bloh Blog: “He should be careful…since I can’t see the rationale in pissing off our already limited supply of tourists”; Letters from Grenada: “I have mixed feeling about this…”
The Nomadic Gourmet gives a brief introduction to “Grenada – the Island of Spice.”
The Bajan Reporter says that police in Grenada are cracking down on the “sagging pants” trend.
Trinidad and Tobago's 2009 road death toll has already started, with the loss of a young and high-profile female boxer, Giselle Salandy (also known as Jizelle Joseph). Just a few weeks shy of her twenty-second birthday, Salandy had a promising career ahead of her and bloggers Caribbean-wide are taking the time to pay her tribute...