Edward Oliver Le Blanc Highway officially commissioned

first_img Sharing is caring! Share Share Share LocalNews Edward Oliver Le Blanc Highway officially commissioned by: – April 20, 2012center_img Tweet 124 Views   3 comments Prime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit, Chinese Ambassador Wang Zonglai and Mrs.Ethel Le Blanc cutting the ribbon to officially declare the Higway opened.SEE GALLERY BELOWPrime Minister Roosevelt Skerrit, Chinese Ambassador Wang Zonglai, widow of former premier of Dominica Ethel Le Blanc on Friday afternoon officially unveiled the bust and sign of the EC100 million Edward Oliver Le Blanc Highway.The recently completed project was constructed by the China Railway 17 Bureau Group Co. Ltd and funded by the People’s Republic of China.The Prime Minister thanked the Chinese government for their assistance with the project and noted the significance of the highway.Chinese Ambassador Wang Zonglai expressed his country’s pleasure to have contributed to “Dominica’s heart of communication.Public Works Minister Rayburn Blackmoore presented a plaque of appreciation to Mr. Wu Wanliang the Deputy General Manager of the China Railway 17 Bureau Group Co. Ltd, while Prime Minister Skerrit presented one to Mrs. Ethel Le Blanc and another to the Chinese Ambassador Mr. Zonglai.The highway was blessed by the Bishop of the Diocese of Roseau His Lordship Gabriel Malzaire while the cutting and unveiling of the Edward Oliver Le Blanc Highway Sign was done by the Prime Minister, Chinese Ambassador and Mrs. Le Blanc[nggallery id=157].Dominica Vibes Newslast_img read more

Jars of human remains found under Florida home

first_imgGainsville Police are currently investigating the discovery of jars containing preserved human remains found under a home.The jars were found during an inspection of the house’s foundation. Some of the jars date back to 1960, and contain human tongues.The home was previously owned by Dr. Ronald A. Baughman, a former University of Florida researcher and current professor emeritus who published studies in the 1970s and ’80s.Investigators are looking to see if the human remains are related to work that Dr. Baughman may have brought home and stored under the house’s floorboards.last_img read more