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Jeremiah "Jerry" Gumbs passed away Thursday, April 8, 2004. . . .

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Celebrating a Life: Jeremiah Gumbs, 91

The Anguillian newspaper story led with:

Exit Of A Legend And Patriot

"Flags flew at half-mast in Anguilla this week as a mark of respect for the passing of Jeremiah Gumbs, one of the most influential and dedicated patriots to grace his native island; and on Thursday he was laid to rest at the Sandy Ground Cemetery but the memory of him will live on for many years to come."


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Mr. Gumbs passing was covered in the NY Times, which focused on his 1967 trip to the UN to represent Anguilla during the revolution to obtain independence from St. Kitts. Article link: NY Times Archive (the article is no longer available for free viewing).

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The Home News Tribune in Central New Jersey featured the phase of his life that was spent in New Jersey:

"Jeremiah Gumbs, a Perth Amboy businessman who was known as Anguilla's chief spokesman during the island's fight for freedom in the late 1960s."

The Miami Herald (link requires free registration)) led with news of the funeral:

"About 1,000 mourners attend the funeral of Jeremiah Gumbs, whose action in 1967 is credited helping Anguilla toward independence. ... Local banks, government offices and businesses closed Thursday afternoon to allow island residents to attend the service at St. Mary's Anglican Church."
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The Management and team of News.ai extend sincere condolences to the family and friends of Jerry Gumbs. His extensive contribution to the growth and advancement of Anguilla and the many persons who came in contact with him shall be remembered.

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You can read more about Jerry in a 2002 biographical sketch that was written by Janine Edwards and published in the Anguilla Guide:

Jeremiah Gumbs.....A Legend In His Own Time

"As I drew up to the porch of Jerry Gumbs' Rendezvous Bay cottage, a stately man with a dramatic white beard flowing down his chest, was seated in his wheelchair entertaining a friend. His lively deep tones and active body language alerted me that I was about to have a very entertaining chat as he shared smatterings of his life. Jerry welcomed me by testing me with a few witty parables to make sure I was a good enough listener to document some of his story. I didn't quite pass his test, but he kindly relented and let me into a bit of his past."

More on Jeremiah Gumbs:

Jeremiah Gumbs, an extraordinary legend in his own time, was best known as Anguilla's chief spokesperson and "Roving Ambassador" from 1967-1969. In these roles, he petitioned the United Nations to support Anguillans' right to self-determination and Anguilla's independence from the Associated State of St. Kitts-Nevis-Anguilla. To Anguillans and countless people around the world, he represented a beacon of unyielding determination, boundless contribution, unimaginable accomplishment and eternal faith in the potential and dignity of humanity.

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He called the small island a "natural paradise" which, at that time, had experienced hundreds of years of colonial neglect and was prepared to operate as an independent state rather than be locked in, what Anguillans considered to be, a disadvantageous association with St. Kitts. Jeremiah Gumbs' relentless lobbying, ceaseless fundraising and unwavering support of other leaders of the freedom movement, ultimately, set the stage for Anguilla to become a self-governing British dependent territory with its own elected officials.

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Born in poverty in Anguilla on February 18, 1913, the youngest of 9 children, Jeremiah Gumbs rose from a boy, who worked in the cane fields of the Dominican Republic and the dockyards and oil refineries of Aruba and Curacao, to a man serving in the U.S. Army, marrying Lydia Gibbs, and owning a successful fuel oil distributorship, Gumbs Fuels, in Perth Amboy, New Jersey.

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His visionary wife, Lydia believed that Anguilla's 33 incomparably beautiful beaches and naturally friendly people would eventually make it a premier travel destination for visitors from around the world seeking an enchanting unspoiled paradise. She encouraged Jeremiah to develop Rendezvous Bay Hotel, the island's first beach resort, which opened in 1962. Expanded and enhanced over the years, the resort continues to offer a unique and treasured experience to its remarkable guests that return year after year and have considered it to be their home in Anguilla for decades.

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Jeremiah Gumbs was also known as one of Anguilla's key benefactors. His philanthropic endeavors included founding: The Anguilla Improvement Association and channeling his own and other's resources into the physical, social and cultural infrastructure of the island. A few days before his death, he cut the ribbon on a new highway in Anguilla named in his honor. The island's tennis academy, now under development, will also be named in his honor.

Jeremiah Gumbs is survived by three sons: J. Alan, General Manager of Rendezvous Bay Hotel & Villas, Anguilla; Clyde of Atlanta, Georgia; Duane, of Edison, New Jersey, a daughter, Una of Anguilla; his daughters-in-law: Carol, Lisa, Pauline; and Tania; his grandchildren: Justin, Alexis, Victoria, Ariana, Jared, Branden and Seneca; Sisters-in-law: Elisie Gibbs and E. Lorraine Gibbs; and his beloved nieces, nephews, cousins and friends around the world.

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A Service of Thanksgiving was held to on Thursday April 15, 2004 at the St. Mary’s Anglican Church to celebrate the life of Jeremiah Gumbs, one of Anguilla’s legendary sons of the soil. Officiating the ceremony was Rt. Rev. L Errol Brooks.

Pictures courtesy Rendezvous Bay Hotel and Janine Edwards


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Carnival 2004 Schedule, "30 Years! Culture Galore"

[Click to enlarge] Here is the schedule for carnival 2004 events:.

Saturday July 10
- Calypso Quarter Finals Friday July 23
- Calypso Semi-finals

Saturday July 24
- Miss Ecstacy Pageant

Sunday July 25
- Miss Anguilla Swimsuit Competition

Thursday July 29
- Opening night & awards presentation

Friday July 30
- Female Calypso Competition

Saturday July 31
- Children's Parade / Junior Band-o-rama

Sunday August 1
- Heineken Boatrace (Sandy Ground), Prince and Princess Show

Monday August 2
- Jouvert Morning
- August Monday Boatrace (Sandy Ground)

Tuesday August 3
- Boatrace at Shoal Bay
- Miss CCB Talented Teen Pageant

Wednesday August 3
- Sandy Ground to Blowing Point to Sandy Ground
- Calypso Monarch Competition

Thursday August 5
- August Thursday Boatrace at Meads Bay
- Miss Anguilla Pageant

Friday August 6
- Grand Parade of Troupes

Saturday August 7
- Sunrise Last Lap
- Leeward Island Calypso Monarch

Sunday August 8
- Scotia Bank & Mastercard Champion of Champions
- Boat-race at Sandy Ground
- Showcase of Winners

And here is the boat racing schedule for the same week:

Sunday August 1 - Heineken Boatrace (Sandy Ground)

Monday August 2 - August Monday Boatrace (Sandy Ground)

Tuesday August 3 - Boatrace at Shoal Bay

Wednesday August 4 - Boatracing from Sandy Ground to Blowing Point back to Sandy Ground

Thursday August 5 - August Thursday Boatrace at Meads Bay

Sunday August 8 - Scotia Bank & Master Card Champion of Champions Boatrace at Sandy Ground


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Anguilla Daily Diary

Here is a day-by-day compendium of news items, as we gathered them - starting with the most recent.

March 5 to April 30, 2003

Friday, April 30, 2004

National Culinary Team Practice Dinner,

The AHTA web site has pictures and story on the dinner last weekend at Cuisinart Resort. Great food by great chefs at a bargain price!

Note: We went to the practice dinner at Cuisinart - it was great! Sweet potato pancake with lobster slices. Pork Loin with fungi (Caribbean polenta) and plantain salsa. Champagne and grapefruit sorbet. Ginger creme brulee with orange sauce (a unique and incredible version of creme brulee). The meal was a bargain. Don't miss the next practice dinner.

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Thursday, April 29, 2004

17th Annual O.E.C.S Bridge Tournament

The tournament is being held in Anguilla this year. They are expecting around 80-90 players from most of the islands including Grenada, Antigua, Barbados, Dominica, Martinique, Grenada, St. Croix, and St. Kitts . It is the first time Anguilla has hosted this event, although the island has usually sent members to participate in previous tournaments.

The tournament will be held at the LA Cafe and they will be busing the players from Rendevous Bay Hotel, The Anguilla Great House and Paradise Cove. The action begins Friday, May 7 and will be finished with a closing luncheon at Rendevous Bay Hotel on May 9.
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Wednesday, April 28, 2004

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Visitor Feedback on Banana Wind Villa

I noticed that there are some interesting visitor comments about the Banana Wind villa on the Carib Online forum this week:

"My husband and I and two other couples stayed at Bannana Wind for 6 nights in February. The villa is new and extrememly spacious. Very sleek modern kitchen. Full dining room, living room all with open views to the garden, then overlooking the sea and St. Martin. Outside dining next to pool or overlooking the garden facing the water. Master bedroom and bath, over look pool, garden, ocean, etc . Master had large tub and walk in shower all with a view of St. Martin."

"We had the second master bedroom with walk in shower, views of water & St. Martin when lieing in bed. Plenty of space throughout. Third bedroom is rather small compared to others and over looks landscape in front entrance of house. The property is on a small beach that can be reached by a set of stairs. The owners also leave beach chairs down under the stairs to use. The small beach is a little rocky but you can certainly get wet. There is also a small reef/island right off the beach that looks a pile of coral all dried up. When we were there the seas were calm, so snorkling is good. No detail is overlooked in this home, spacious yet cosy. We loved it, and it's right off the new road."

"P.S. Not bragging but, we love Anguilla so much we have been there 15 times. We have stayed in a variety of accommodations, and this was the best." (forum link)

And this further comment from another visitor:

"... have stayed at Banana Wind on several occasions. It is a beautiful place. Wonderfully decorated and landscaped. Access to a small beach. Many nice amenities. The new road has made it even more accessible."
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Francis Eck at K Gallery

Francis Eck, the famous French contemporary abstract painter is visiting Anguilla and has four very interesting paintings exhibited at K-Gallery in South Hill Plaza (Tel: 264.497.8941. Located between the turn offs for Blowing Point and for Anguilla Great House in South Hill. )

Eck (1949), is Enghien gold medal and Grand Prix Rubens winner, and his paintings are shown in museums all over the world including Tokyo and Beijing as well as in many private American and European collections including Jacques Chirac's, the French President.

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K-Gallery's manager, Loredana Speranza, has proudly announced a major and exclusive exhibition for next Autumn 2004, where the Alsatian artist will bring many more of his masterpieces.

Eck's style - bright, simple and clear - is pretty unique and quite impressive. He saturates spaces on his canvas with luminous, intense colours that mesmerise the beholder. The pivotal role of the main objects in his paintings seems like fading away, thanks to the strong turmoil of colours, and it becomes as part of the wholeness of the artwork, thus evoking depth, purity and harmony.
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Eddie Martinez, missing

Missing Boater from St. Croix

Naomi Martinez of St Croix writes: "On March 19, 2004 my brother Edwardo "Eddie" Martinez left St Croix on a 25-foot boat with his friend Hans "Pops" Larsen. About 25 miles west of St Maarten they had engine trouble, which eventually led to the boat sinking. Hans was found the next day evening 35 miles southwest of Virgin Gorda, still handing on to a boat fender. He last saw my brother hanging on to a raft made with the boat cushion and a boat fender. My family and I still have hope for my brother. Eddie is 21 years old, 6'1" in height, light complexion and has a liver spot birthmark on his left calf."

Naomi Martinez, home: 340.778.9344, work: 340.719.6838, cell: 340.277.5348.
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Monday, April 26, 2004


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All known Anguilla sites.

Presenting Irvina Kaufman - Pianist

ALHCS Music Dept. in collaboration with The Anguilla Music Teachers Association present:
Irvina Kaufman - Pianist. Saturday, May 1st 7:30pm. Bethel Methodist Church. Admission: US$15. For tickets please contact Kim Coburn at 497- 6558.
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Sunday, April 25, 2004


Anguilla Beaches:
Over 30 Anguilla beaches.

Picante on Friday Nights!

Neil writes:

"Picante Restaurant is now my families favourite Friday night spot. They have expanded their menu and have interesting specials."

"They have lots of new innovative specials such as Lobster, crab, and prawn enchiladas, steak chimichangas, chipotle prawn tostadas. Wonderful dessert specials like; key lime cheesecake, apple crisp,meyer lemon tart. Still the best margaritas on Anguilla!"

Chloe Loizos of Picante writes that they have revised their weekly schedule to be open on Tuesdays and closed on Saturday (there wasn't much business on Sat night).
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Saturday, April 24, 2004


Anguilla Questions?
Email the Tourist Board at atbtour@anguillanet.com or the Hotel Association at ahta@anguillanet.com

Update on Late Night Ferry Service.

A delegation from Anguilla met with French (St. Martin) Government officials last week to discuss the continuation of the Night Ferry Service. Although the numbers are currently low and French Officials expressed concern over the viability of the service, Anguilla Officials indicated that the initial trial period was too short to gauge the true response to the service and also impressed the need for the Night Ferry Service once American Eagle flights are suspended in Anguilla from September to December. St. Martin Officials agreed to extend the trial period until mid July 2004 (when it be reviewed once again) and also indicated that they would allow service during the suspension of American Eagle flights, at which time they will consider accommodating a later ferry as well. [Thanks to AHTA for the news.]
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Friday, April 23, 2004


Anguilla Villas:
Private villas for rent.

Jerry and Peggy's Tropical Vacation

Web page with visitor pictures and story for visit to Anguilla (and, oh-yeah, Antigua too!): "We took a well deserved vacation in early March 2004. On the island of Anguilla we stayed in a beautiful Villa located on Upper Shoal Bay . .."
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Thursday, April 22, 2004

This Week at the Pumphouse

Thursday starting 10:00PM: ?THE MUSICAL BROTHERS ALBUM ORIENTED CALYPSO POWERHOUSE FAVOURITE.
Saturday starting 10PM: ?JAH MOVERS? MASTERS OF CONSCIOUS REGGAE.
Open Monday to Saturday from 6PM. Take away Tel:497-5154. LATE KITCHEN THURSDAY FRIDAY and SATURDAY NIGHTS !!
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Spring Is In The Air: Kittens!

The Animal Rescue feline population just grew by 7 and they are so adorable. Please visit the link above to see photos and bios on these new little rescues at Morlen’s or visit Amy Monday through Friday from 9 am to 1 pm to see them in person. They also have a 4 to 6 month old puppy that came in and she is lovely. She needs to be socialized and right now is just not sure where she is. Her photo. Also she might benefit from a foster parent to get her socialized.
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Don't Forget the Regatta, May 7-9, 2004

ANGUILLA REGATTA 2004 The 2004 event will include three days of yacht and local boat racing and will be centered in the beautiful sheltered harbor of Road Bay. A number of the races are run close to shore so there is ample opportunity for visitors to enjoy the spectacle.
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Wednesday, April 21, 2004


Anguilla Restaurants:
All the restaurants and lots of menus.

3C's Inn

Here is the web site for a small guest house in Sandy Ground. There are 5 units, from bedroom with bath, fridge and TV for $60, to 2 bedroom apartment with kitchen for $100. Contact: Claudon Proctor 264-497-2067 Fax: 264-497-5066 Email: proctorc@anguillanet.com
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Monday, April 19, 2004

Mary Ann's Tropical Construction Page

The beachshack site has been updated with information on glass doors that slide completely out of the way. Also, click here for photos of the finished kitchen.
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Cap Juluca: Weekly "Dining and Music" Schedule

MONDAY 7:30PM George's Restaurant has Gala West Indian Night on the Beach with calypso music by Anguilla's popular entertainer "Sprocka".
TUESDAY 8:00PM Dinner and Jazz at Kemia's Tapas Bar featuring the smooth song stylings of Ash & Jaine.
THURSDAY 7:00PM Jeff's Steel Pan will perform for your listening and dining pleasure at George's Restaurant.
FRIDAY 7:00PM Beach Barbecue - scrumptious crayfish, lamb chops, ribs, mahi-mahi, swordfish, salads, desserts and much more - while enjoying the Happy Hits.
For more information please call Cap Juluca at 497-6666
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Sunday, April 18, 2004


Anguilla Hotels:
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Snapshots of Anguilla Trip

Mary Margaret writes: "pictures from my 40th b-day trip last July. We stayed at La Sirena so there are a bunch of pictures of the grounds as well as pictures of some other beaches and photos of us snorkeling on the Chocolat. We are amateur photographers so don't expect anything to fabulous or fancy... :) "
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"Build a Body to Adore, in time for Carnival 2004"

On May 10th, Peter VASILIS will debut Anguilla?s Only Fat-Burning, Weight-Reducing, Body-Toning, 12 Week Beach Body Boot Camp. Until now, Peter has only offered his fitness expertise to guests of the resort where he is employed as the Fitness Director. But now he is also offering his services to local clientele. The 12 Week Beach Body Boot Camp, will take place on the beach at Shoal Bay East at 6am, 3 days per week. Registered participants will engage in all three components vital to achieving fitness results ? flexibility, resistance and cardiovascular training. A supportive nutrition program will also be incorporated into the program. Peter can be reached at 235-1254.
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Friday, April 16, 2004

National Culinary Team Practice Dinner!

SUNDAY, APRIL 25TH, 2004, 7:00PM at Santorini Restaurant, CuisinArt Resort & Spa. US$40.00 per person. Cash Bar. For ticket information and reservations please call the AHTA at 497-2944 or email us at ahta@anguillanet.com Space is limited so reserve early!

Members on this year’s team include team captain Vaughn “Bolo” Hughes (George’s Restaurant, Cap Juluca), Guy Richardson (CusinArt Resort & Spa), Glendon Carty (Ripples Restaurant), pastry chef Joyah Gumbs (Pimms Restaurant, Cap Juluca) and bartender Alex Ballin (The Pumphouse). The team will once again be managed by Wilbert Fleming, manager of Anguilla Great House Beach Resort. The team will compete at the annual Taste of the Caribbean Culinary and Bartender competition which this year will be held as part of the Caribbean Hotel Industry Conference (CHIC) event in Puerto Rico from June 13-16, 2004.

The team has been busy for the past month preparing for competition and will host a series of practice dinners leading up to the regional event. Members of the public are invited to attend these practice dinners which will also be used to raise funds for the team.
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Advertise in "Dream Anguilla" Book

This web site for Changes Incorporated has the advertising rates.
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Thursday, April 15, 2004

Jamie's Villa

These new two villa apartment are situated in Sea Rocks on the northeast side of Island Harbour. Sea Rocks has long been an exclusive area for full time residents and villa renters. Jamie's Villas offer affordable and spacious accommodations with fully equipped kitchens, laundry facilities, king, queen or twin size beds with private baths and living rooms to enhance the relaxing atmosphere.
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Wednesday, April 14, 2004


Villas on Shoal Bay, Anguilla:
Villa La Vanda and
Villa Mimosa

Two Vacation Auctions from AHTA

The Anguilla Hotel and Tourism Association is in fund-raising mode again. Auction Lot #14-B is a 7 night stay (with breakfast!) at Anguilla Great House. All proceeds from 14-B will go towards supporting Anguilla's National Culinary Team that will be competing in the Taste of the Caribbean competition in Puerto Rico, June 13-16, 2004. The high bid at the moment is $325 - which works out to $46.50 per night. Sounds like a steal.

Also still active is Auction Lot #14 for seven nights at Brooklands Islands View. This is a 3-bedroom apartment at the highest point in Anguilla, overlooking Crocus Bay and The Valley. The high bid is $325. You could bid $350 and, if you win, invite two more couples, and each stay for $8.33pp per night!
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Tuesday, April 13, 2004


Anguilla Forums:
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Carib On-line

Caribbean Associated Attorneys

The firm of Caribbean Associated Attorneys (CAA) was established in Anguilla in 1997 by its principals Courtney Abel and Patrick Patterson. The firm merges the law practices of Courtney Abel and Associates in Anguilla with and that of Patrick Patterson in St Kitts. The firm at present has offices in the territories of Anguilla and St Kitts in the British West Indies and has a close association with Haynes Chambers of Georgetown Guyana headed by Storm Westmaas and also has associations with other lawyers and firms in the UK and the Caribbean.
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Monday, April 12, 2004

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Great Idea: Bring a Children's Book to Anguilla

"What would happen if every guest at the hotel brought one book and gave them to the West End School...then what if EVERY visitor brought one book and these books were shared equally among all the island primary schools."

www.islandbooks.ai is a new web site for a campaign to provide more books for Anguilla's primary school children.

Any book that is appropriate for primary school children is welcome, whether new or used. The books will be used in the primary schools to foster the pleasure of reading. Teachers will be able use these books in ways that are best in their classroom; individualized instruction, reading groups, home assignments, book reports, D.E.A.R. (Drop Everything And Read) program etc. Books can be dropped off either at West End Primary School or the AHTA office in The Valley.
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Saturday, April 10, 2004

AHTA Auction: Stay at Brooklands

Bid on 7 Nights in a Spacious 3-Bedroom Apartment. Bids start at $300. Brooklands Island View is situated in a stunning location at the highest point of the island overlooking the pearl white sands of Crocus Bay.
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Friday, April 09, 2004


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Child Needs Open Heart Surgery

Sharon at La Sirena Hotel writes:

12-year-old Jason Henry, son of Mrs. Daphne Richardson, one of the employees at La Sirena Hotel, is suffering from a serious heart problem, which is affecting his day to day living. Jason has a hole in his heart and his heart valves are not properly functioning. He needs an immediate open-heart surgery and is scheduled to leave Anguilla on April 17. Jason’s surgery will cost US$35,000.00. In effort to have this surgery completed, are soliciting donations from willing persons to assist with the cost of this expensive and much needed heart surgery.

Should you wish to assist Jason in this difficult time, you can contact Mitzie or Sharon at 264-497-6827, fax 264-497-6829 or email lasirena@anguillanet.com and make arrangements to do so. Any assistance that you can offer would be greatly appreciated. Thank you in advance for you kind consideration and for assisting through this time.
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Anguilla vs Tortola, 2004 Young tennis players compete against Tortola Club

Last weekend there were 23 persons from Tortola, including parents and supporters, in Anguilla for a round robin junior tennis tournament. They were accompanied by coach Juan de Rosa from the Tortola Sports Club.

Mitchelle Lake, President of the Anguilla Tennis Academy (ATA), said that the round robin tournament that was held on the courts at Temenos proved to be a fun time as well as good experience in tennis for all the players. There were twelve children participating in the 11-13 age group with seven game sets on Saturday and Sunday. Some of the younger players learnt to be ball boys and enjoyed the experience. This under ten years group were also able to have some matches on Saturday.

Juan de Rosa was full of praise for the ATA and all that it is doing. He said it was a great opportunity for the children from his club to have matches in Anguilla and he hopes there will be a return visit in June for children from Anguilla to go to Tortola. The group stayed at the Anguilla Great House where de Rosa said they were very well looked after and provided with a bus to travel to Temenos. "It is a great experience to play with different children and Anguilla's players have a good standard," he commented.

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According to Mitch Lake the standard of play has improved tremendously in the past few months, since the ATA started regular coaching sessions. He commended Juan for developing the tennis programme in Tortola and hopes that Anguilla will be able to help them by providing tennis equipment and coaching experts. He said that an exchange programme with several islands in the region will benefit everyone and when the tennis facility is completed exchanges like this will happen often. He thanked the management and staff of Temenos for the use of their courts and the Great House for accommodating the visitors from Tortola and also providing transportation for them.

Thanks to Brenda Carty for the photos and story.
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New to Anguilla? Tips

Anguilla Chamber of Commerce Newsletter

The first series of 5-session courses in Financial record keeping for small business using Quick Books drew so many participants that it was full!
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Thursday, April 08, 2004

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AHTA and Tennis Academy Team Up

The Anguilla Hotel and Tourism Association is teaming up with the Anguilla Tennis Academy to help promote the development of the multi million dollar tennis facility for Anguilla. In discussions held this week the AHTA pledged its full support to Mitchelle Lake, president and founder of the Anguilla Tennis Academy (ATA) who has dedicated the past nine years to the realization of a world class tennis complex for Anguilla. The AHTA will provide public relations and other communications support to the ATA as well as promotional assistance with special events and fund raising campaigns.

Click the link above for more details.
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Tuesday, April 06, 2004

The Pumphouse: Moonsplash Review

Sandy Grounds Rocking Roadhouse in the Historical Anguilla Salt Company Factory SPECIAL EVENT! WEDNESDAY APRIL 7TH. MOONSPLASH REVIEW!! !! FEATURING !! BANKIE BANX, LEGO, CAT COORE AND TONY RUPTION OF THIRD WORLD, BENJY MYAZ, TAHIRA BANKS. SHOW STARTS AT 10PM TICKETS $15 AT THE DOOR GATE OPENS 9PM
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Monday, April 05, 2004


Real Estate for sale on Anguilla

Bartlett's Spring Sale

Bartlett's is having a Spring sale starting April 5-10th. Items are 20-50% off ...candles, lotions, soaps, Michael star t-shirts, windchimes, jewelry and much more. Plus buy $50.00 or more on regular priced items and pick an Easter egg which contains an additonal discount! Stop in and don't forget to enjoy a fruit smoothie on your way out.. located at the Sandy Ground roundabout.
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Stories from the previous and earlier News.ai issues.
International Cycling Race Flower Show 2004
Wedding on Shoal Bay Anguilla to St Barth
March Diary February Diary


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