Monthly Archives: August 2019

Fair winds and gales

Ms. Sharo Dulum Thanks to a team of avid researchers (all grads of JC Chandisingh Secondary School) working across several time zones over a period [...]

Yuri and Ann

Yuri Chandisingh and Ms. Ann Ramotar at the Stabroek Restaurant in NYC.  The occasion was the launching of one of Chaitram Singh's books.

Parbati Persaud (1953 – 2019)

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of Parbati "Paro" Persaud, 65, of North Miami Beach. Paro passed away on Monday morning, [...]

Nalappa Reddi of Whim Village

  Mr. Reddi was said to be the richest fisherman of Whim Village. He moved to Black Bush Polder in the early 1960's and became [...]

Mrs. Goorahoo

We were informed by Ms. Shirley Kum Subianto of the passing of Mrs. Goorahoo, formerly of Port Mourant. Mrs. Goorahoo's husband was the Vicar of the Port [...]

The bell of Plantation Anna Catherina

Plantation Anna Catherina on the West Coast Demerara was originally owned by the shipping company Sandbach & Tinne. In the year 1772 there was a [...]

David Latchana (1933 – 2019)

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing away of our beloved brother in law, David Latchana, well known as teacher David, formerly [...]

Dhannoo “Peck” Budwah (1939 – 2019)

My beloved grandfather Dhannoo Peck Budwah passed away March 12, 2019 in Brampton, Canada. He was an English and Latin teacher in Port Mourant Corentyne [...]

Nandlall Singh (1940-2019)

It is with deep sadness that we announce the passing this morning of Nandlall Singh of Ontario, Canada and formerly of Nigg Settlement, Corentyne. Mr. [...]

Richard Fraser (1940-2019)

Richard Fraser passed away at the age of 79. He had been ailing for some time. Photograph shows a young Lieutenant Richard Fraser ( standing [...]