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SOCIAL SCENE: A spirited occasion

01 July 2019

Members of the West Indies Rum and Spirits Association took time out from their two-day meeting in Barbados last week to enjoy a cocktail evening at the Mount Gay Visitors Centre at Brandons, St Michael. Read More


Model life – Jeneil’s dream from young

01 July 2019

Her striking goddess-like face has graced the covers of the world’s top fashion and lifestyle magazines, yet, international model Jeneil Williams remains anchored to her Jamaican roots. Read More


Raven down to protect LGBT rights 

30 June 2019

Raven Davina Gill stands in her truth. Throughout her life she has shown that there is no value in facing adversity sitting down. Despite how low or embarrassing the situations were, she found a way to come out on top. Read More


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


AKIL – not just a father

16 June 2019

Akil Ifill believes there’s a “distinct difference” between being a father and being a dad. As children celebrate their fathers today, Father’s Day, Akil relishes the joy that his three children - Alexis, six; Josiah, five; and Jaden, three, bring to his life. Read More


Not the end of road for Veronica

14 June 2019

AT 36, Jamaican athlete Veronica Campbell-Brown has not thrown in the towel. However, the eight-time Olympic medallist is giving herself a bit more time before she decides to head back to the track. Read More


N’Kyah apple of Kyle’s eyes

09 June 2019

Kyle Mayers has achieved many things in his lifetime. But to date, his greatest achievement remains his five-year-old daughter N’Kyah Mayers. Read More


Gabrielle’s tough journey brings bundle of joy

02 June 2019

Gabrielle Cumberbatch has been on a whirlwind of a journey to becoming a medical doctor. A journey that many probably would have abandoned. 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


Creating a safe space for LGBTQ+ members

05 May 2019

For as long as she can remember, Nadia “Aidan” Holmes has always felt like she was born to be a voice for the voiceless. But not in a way that one would ever begin to imagine. Read More


Angela Reifer: A gem of a lady

28 April 2019

When Angela Reifer says “I could always sell” it is no idle boast by the stylish, debonair area retail manager of Colombian Emeralds International. Read More


Do you believe the Rock Hall squatters should be entitled to a $25 000 grant or a loan to move out of the area?