Daily Archives: 10/07/2019

Cricket: CPL: Guyana’s Warriors defeat Barbados’ Tridents to qualify for finals

Brandon King hits royal unbeaten 132 as Warriors qualify for 5th final

Guyanese came out in their numbers to support the Warriors


In a fantastic atmosphere with Guyana’s Warriors flags being waved joyously and a raucous capacity crowd dancing in the stands, Guyana’s Warriors , unbeaten in the 10 matches played, romped to a 31-run win against the Barbados Tridents at Providence to advance to their fifth CPL final. and their 11th win this tournament.

A majestic unbeaten 132 from 72 balls with 10 fours and 11 sixes from 24 year-old Jamaican Brandon King, 32 from Skipper Shoib Malik from 19 balls with three sixes and 27 from 23 balls with two fours and a six powered Warriors to 218-3.

It equals the Warriors highest total this season and is the highest total in a Playoff game in the seven-year history of CPL while King’s innings overtook Andre Russell’s 121.      Continue reading

Climate change report: Guyana has to safeguard against increased flooding

Climate change report highlights need for Guyana to safeguard against increased flooding

Climate change report highlights need for Guyana to safeguard against increased flooding

With its coastline being below sea level, Guyana remains highly vulnerable to climate change and the consequent trend in sea level rise.

A five-year report on the effects of climate change by a group of concerned scientists has therefore highlighted defence mechanisms to help Guyanese cope with increased flooding, which will result from rises in sea levels due to global warming.            Continue reading

The History of the World, in One Video – By Visual Capitalist


Throughout the history of the world, many civilizations have risen and fallen.

You may be familiar with the achievements of prominent societies like the Romans, Mongols, or Babylonians, but how do all of their stories intertwine over time and geography?

Visualizing the History of the World

Today’s video comes to us from Ollie Bye, and it attempts to integrate the histories of all major civilizations known by historians into a single, epic video.                  Continue reading

We’ve already uncovered the key to long-term happiness and fulfillment.- By Patrick Ewers

Want a Happier, More Fulfilling Life? 75-Year Harvard Study Says …. Focus on This ONE Thing

We’ve already uncovered the key to long-term happiness and fulfillment.

By Patrick Ewers

Positive Alacrity is the art of creating micro-experiences that have an emotionally uplifting impact on others. But I’m getting ahead of myself …

A quick Google search for “secret to happiness” brings up over 7,500,000results.

That’s a lot of people writing about and searching for something that, according to a groundbreaking Harvard study, has already been found.

That’s right: Thanks to Harvard’s Grant and Glueck studies  –  which tracked 724-participants from varying walks of life over the course of 75 years  –  we’ve already uncovered the key to long-term happiness and fulfillment.            Continue reading

Charlestown Alumni Association of NY: 30th Annual Benefit Dance – October 19, 2019