Several dozen business and community leaders sat at round tables set up at H. Lavity Stoutt Community College’s Learning Resource Centre on Friday morning as Dr. Karl Dawson, the school’s president, ...

Bank: Barbados economy could expand in 2015

The Barbadian economy could grow by two percent in 2015, a marked increase from the 0.3 percent rise experienced in 2014, the country’s central bank said.

Business Briefs (Jan. 22, 2015)

Health regulation Health and Social Development Minister Ronnie Skelton recently appointed five people to the Allied Health Professionals Council, according to the government’s Gazette: Dr. Ronald...
Many residents know Elmore Stoutt as a storyteller and an educator, but fewer probably know that when he was in primary school more than 50 years ago he had to wear his grandmother’s high-heeled ...
From Sage Mountain to Sonoma (PHOTO GALLERY)

From Sage Mountain to Sonoma (PHOTO GALLERY)

Last Thursday at The Dove Restaurant in Road Town, winemaker and former Tortola resident Edmund Pascoe feared he would stutter as he spoke to more than 20 people about his California vineyard.

Island Happenings (Jan. 22, 2015)

Today USVI: The Maroon Ridge Hike in St. Croix takes place from 8:45 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Participants will meet at the Rainbow Beach parking lot for the guided tour. Call 340-719-5455.
On Saturday, the Dive BVI 5k series got under way in Spanish Town, Virgin Gorda with almost 50 participants.

St. Moose wins first leg of Triple Crown

On Sunday, St. Croix’s St. Moose ran away from Tortola’s Trading Secrets during the feature race of the first leg of the Virgin Islands Triple Crown Challenge at the Ellis Thomas Downs in Sea...

Team Mexico takes Painkiller Cup (VIDEO)

Team Stand Up Mexico paddled away from the competition during the third annual Painkiller Cup on Saturday.