The New Amsterdam Town Day Committee has decided to shift the planned Street fair date from October 29 to November 5.

The East Canje Humanitarian Society is distributing clothes in and around New Amsterdam as part of its drive to assist the needy.

The Ramgoli Competition organized by the East Berbice Praant of the Guyana Hindu Dharmic Sabha was won by the New Amsterdam Multilateral School.

Members of Civil Society earlier in the week objected to the idea of holding the New Amsterdam Town Day Street Fair on a religious national holiday.

National Mammography Day is being observed today.

A busniness woman of No.2 Public Road East Canje Berbice was yesterday the victim of a daring daylight robbery.

The University of Guyana is holding a series of talk at Turkeyen and Tain.

The Inaugural Coconut Festival opened earlier in Georgetown


The New Amsterdam Town Day Committee says the Street Fair planned for Saturday Oct.29 will be held despite the date being declared as a National Holiday by the  Government to celebrate Diwali 2016.

Yesterday an accident involving a motor car and a motorcyclist occurred along the Stanleytown Public Road.

The National Commission for the Family held a round table discussion earlier today at the U.G,Tain Campus.

A recent allegation made against a teacher at the Tagore Memorial High School is currently being investigated.

The Berbice High School held a Breast Cancer Awareness Talk earlier today.

The Chairperson of the National Commission of the Family revealed the plans of the commission earlier today.

The New Amsterdam Mayor and Town Council has adjusted the working hours of garbage collectors due to the dry season.

The National Psychiatric Hospital is calling on Family and Relatives of  patients at the Institutions to support their mental health recovery.

The Region 6 RDC is refuting claims of alleged corruption within the council.

A popular figure in and around New Amsterdam – Crabman has captured another anaconda in Angoy’s Avenue.



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A U.S. Based Guyanese earlier today launched an academic foundation on the Corentyne.

Armed bandits robbed and terrorized a Smythfield family over the weekend.

World Food Day 2016 was observed  yesterday under the theme “Climate is Changing,Food and Agriculture Must Too”.

Last Friday,Guysuco held a Breast Cancer talk and screening exercise to mark Cancer Awareness Week.

A former high school drop out earlier today received a scholarship to complete his CSEC exams.

International Day for the eradication of poverty is being observed today.

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A task force to address suicide prevention will be established in Region 6.

September is being observed as Education Month.

The Department of Education, Region 6 celebrated International Literacy Day yesterday.

The Region 5 RDC held a Press Conference last week to address the issue of productivity.

Eid-ul-Adha will be observed around the world on Monday,Sept.12

Eid-ul-Adha is a National Holiday in Guyana.

Residents on the East Bank of Berbice are wondering when the Main Public Road will be reconstructed.

The University of Guyana School of Medicine will be holding a Health Talk and offering free services tomorrow at the New Amsterdam Town Hall.

Indigenous Heritage Day will be observed tomorrow at Mainstay/Wyaka Village.

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Residents of Angoy’s Avenue in New Amsterdam are appealing for better roads in the community.

A 64 year old wheelchair bound resident of Adelphi,East Canje,perished in a conflagration last evening.

The Minister of Social Cohesion donated school bags to pupils of the Belladrum Primary School last Monday.

The Mayor of New Amsterdam is urging defaulting citizens to pay their taxes during the amnesty period.

The East Canje Humanitarian Society will be hosting a Candle Light Vigil in observance of Suicide Prevention Day on Saturday 10, 2016.

On today’s Wednesday feature, here’s an interview with an aspiring poet.


PMTC, Corriverton and Rollers B were victorious at the BVA competition sponsored by 3 Doors Strikers.

The Berbice Cricket Board launched the Tenelect 2016 Cricket Competition last Saturday.

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