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    June 05

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Damari, Marvay’s top priority

30 June 2019

He’s known to many as Damien “Marvay” Lythcott, the sweet singing entertainer who has dropped some big soca hits over the last few years. But apart from that, he’s also father to 11-year-old Damari, who until last July lived in New York with his mother. Read More


Erika making winning figures in the pool

27 May 2019

The odd things are sometimes the ones which make lasting figures on the heart. Erika Loustric originally thought that artistic swimming was peculiar when she stumbled upon it seven years ago. But she has come a long way and now displays figures in the pool. Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: European Film Festival

26 May 2019

Movie-goers were treated to a wealth of new European films and documentaries during the 11th European Film Festival, which started on May 15. The festival, which is being held in Barbados, ends on Tuesday. Read More


St Thomas Carnival a big deal

26 May 2019

From the time I arrived at the Cyril E. King International Airport on the island of St Thomas in the US Virgin Islands (USVI), it was apparent that it was carnival season. Costumed dancers and stilt walkers were stationed in the arrival hall to get travellers in the... Read More


Tracy’s year of yes

26 May 2019

Tracy Fowler started her journey on radio at 16 years old, all bright-eyed and bushy-tailed. It was a career she always wanted to get into after listening to Cindy Rouse and Cassandra Samuels (now Crawford) on 104.1FM. Read More


Weight loss inspires doctor to help others

20 May 2019

In 2012, Rashida Daisley was the heaviest she ever was, weighing 230 pounds. It was then that the medical doctor decided to make a complete change in her life and take her health more seriously. Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: Germans celebrate

19 May 2019

Ambassador of the Federal Republic of Germany Holger Michael and his wife Hilary recently hosted Government officials, diplomats, honorary Consuls and other guests to a reception marking the 70th anniversary of the Federal Republic of Germany. Read More


Strolling through the US Virgin Islands

19 May 2019

When many Barbadians think about travelling to the United States, most think about either Miami, New York or possibly Puerto Rico if a cruise is more your speed. However, there is a piece of the US close to home that can be explored. The US Virgin Islands (USVI),... Read More


Shannan and Ryleigh: Escape from death’s door

19 May 2019

Shannan Byer had her baby shower on December 16, 2018. Little did she know that her little bundle of joy Ryleigh would arrive two days later and seven weeks early. Her actual due date was February 5, 2019. Read More


Kimberley: Law God’s chosen path for me

13 May 2019

When Kimberley Mayers graduated from Hugh Wooding Law School in Trinidad last year, she did so having copped the No.1 spot among Barbadians studying at that prestigious institution. Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: Tour operators make a connection

12 May 2019

Tour operators from around the globe got more than a taste of Barbados during last week’s Connect Barbados 2019 meeting here. Read More


Chynna’s family blend just right

12 May 2019

The true essence and meaning of life to Chynna Glasgow is family. Chynna, 29, is a mum of two to Cruz Torrington who is five and Zen Haynes who is one. But she also plays the role of stepmum to her boyfriend Richard Haynes’ son Cruz Haynes, who is the same age as her... Read More


Healthy diet changed Everton’s life

08 April 2019

If you’ve ever chatted with Everton “Heru” Holligan at The Good Life Café, on the streets while he was campaigning during last year’s elections or at his other business, Healing Earth Inc., then you know he is serious about health and wellness. Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: Photovoltaic projects commissioned

07 April 2019

Representatives from the United Arab Emirates, France and the Barbados Water Authority toasted the official commissioning of major solar photovoltaic projects at the Bowmanston Pumping Station in St John and the pumping station at Lakes Folly, Bridgetown, at a cocktail... Read More


Fitness in the blood

07 April 2019

At 51 years old, Patricia Cox is living her best healthy life. Looking at her, one couldn’t guess her age given her youthful appearance and slender body. But this “look” is something Patricia has worked towards since she was in her teenage years. Read More


Charting her own path

01 April 2019

At the heart of every family tradition is a meaningful experience. While this may be true, for Erica Hinkson her meaningful experience came in the form of saying no to a family tradition of involvement in law and politics and charting her own path. Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: Royals visit

31 March 2019

Some of the guests say they will not be washing the hand they shook with heir to the British throne Prince Charles, after meeting him during his whirlwind visit to Barbados last week. Read More


Driven to succeed

31 March 2019

Oftentimes we hear “it’s not the school you attend, but rather what you do when you get there”. This is especially true for 25-year-old Dwight Moseley. Dwight, a former student of Parkinson Memorial, was called to the Bar last October 26 after attending the Hugh... Read More


Making his Mark

25 March 2019

Mark Clarke loves putting his personal style to food. He is, after all, a talented chef. Mark doesn’t know when the idea of being a chef was bred, but from his mother’s recollection he was about age five or six. Read More


SOCIAL SCENE: Cheers to Commonwealth Week

24 March 2019

New Zealand’s new Ambassador to Barbados Anton Ojala recently teamed up with the Barbados branch of the Royal Commonwealth Society (RCS) to host a reception in celebration of Commonwealth Week. Read More


Wearing her crown proudly

24 March 2019

“Never place limits on yourself . . . . I think it’s the best philosophy to have . . . . You are your only limit . . . . And as long as you put in the workthen you will be successful.” “Do it with passion or not at all!” Read More


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