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  1. First Female Executive Director for Chamber to assume duties January 2010

    Mrs. Gale is the first female Director in the history of Barbados’ Chamber of Commerce & Industry.

    December 31, 2009BusinessNo comments
  2. Young Alternative Band of Barbados heats up Cavans Lane, plans for Los Angeles and London: THREADS OF SCARLET

    They roared on the stage at 110 mps (miles per second) and shifted from fifth gear into 8th… Their drummer is unhinged, playing a brutal set – BARE-HANDED? This was a slice of what I found at Bump N’Wine Cafe in the City last weekend. They have a special show for teens before they go […]

    December 31, 2009Featured, Music, Review2 comments
  3. Irish Child Prodigy stuns Oistins – would Simon Cowell slum it at Hercules’ Bar for the next Susan Boyle?

    Everyone knows I love a good Karaoke, sometimes I fly, like with “You’re a Mean One, Mr Grinch” (perfect for this time of year as everyone else tries the usual Kenny & Dolly crud) or “My Way“… Other times I crash faster than Enron with ankle-weights strapped on, as in a version of Bryan Adams’ […]

    December 31, 2009Featured, Review2 comments
  4. Barbados with Jamaica decide to conquer the soca world for 2010: JAH CURE & ALISON HINDS TEAM UP

    Jah Cure and Alison Hinds have decided to conquer the soca world for 2010, the remix was produced by Ma$tamind Productions

    December 31, 2009Music2 comments
  5. Digicel Deal or no Deal has become not only a source of entertainment but a catalyst for change & a beacon of hope

    Since the launch of Digicel Deal or No Deal in September of this year, the show has received rave reviews across the island with viewers tuning in each week to catch a glimpse of the suspense, the action and a piece of The Elusive Banker. Last week’s episode saw Digicel Deal or No Deal partnering […]

    December 31, 2009Cinema4 comments
  6. MAKE A DIFFERENCE: THE CARING CONTINUES – Jamaican Entertainer Shaggy’s Help Pays Off

    So join the Shaggy Make a Difference Foundation on January 2, 2010 on the lawns of Jamaica House or alternatively donate to the cause by visiting or calling 444-2452 and dare to make a difference.

    December 30, 2009EntertainmentNo comments
  7. Crisis In Manipur 3 – update on India’s Political Prisoner Jiten Yumnam via Damon Corrie

    “Very nice to hear from you again. It has not been good news af far as Jiten is concerned.”

    December 30, 2009Controversy, NewsNo comments
  8. New York Audition Set For Jamaica Jazz & Blues Festival

    This year the festival is again being presented by key title sponsor, the Jamaica Tourist Board. Other sponsors include Air Jamaica, Iberostar, Rose Hall Resort, CVM TV, Link Up Group, Jamrock Magazine and The Gleaner Company among others.

    December 30, 2009Travel1 comment
  9. Sat. 16th January 2009 Haiti’s Independence Festival – Central Broward Regional Park

    Central Broward Regional Park – For the first time in Broward County, the 7th Annual Haitian Independence Festival has a star studded event planned to entice people of all ages. After six years of sustainability Kaliko Productions has been committed to bringing one of the largest Haitian hosted events at the start of each year. […]

    December 30, 2009Entertainment1 comment
  10. Suab Hmong News: Exclusive on Hmong Leader Gen. Vang Pao officially return to Laos

    SuabHmong exclusive breaking news on Hmong Leader Gen. Vang Pao offically return to Laos. Actual bulletin exclusive from Ted Vang, Hmong Reports at 7 in Sacramento, CA.

    December 30, 2009Video GalleryNo comments

    Thai Government — refuse[s] to comply…

    December 30, 2009Controversy, NewsNo comments
  12. WIPA responds to WICB’s CEO re – scheduling of regional cricket

    …WICB’s media statement, issued over the weekend, is unfortunately loaded with inaccuracies and innuendos, which, if left uncorrected, could convey to an unsuspecting public the impression that WIPA has been demonstrating a certain degree of unreasonableness in its stance…

    December 30, 2009CricketNo comments
  13. Small Jack Russell Terrier named ‘Lola’ last seen near Carib Beach Bar, HAS NOW BEEN FOUND!

    …after 16 days of missing we got a call about a small dog looking like Lola by the new apartment at the bottom of Rendezvous…

    December 30, 2009Nature, NewsNo comments

    The members of the Empire have unanimously agreed to end our professional relationship especially in light of certain ‘developments’ that have come to our attention regarding her overall conduct

    December 30, 2009Gossip, Music1 comment
  15. Trident Computer Services (TCS) Presented Miss B’dos World 2009 Leah Marville with Laptop

    Trident Computer Services on River Road were pleased to award Leah with a voucher for a Laptop as part of her Winning the Title Miss Barbados World 2009

    December 29, 2009Events1 comment
  16. B-2 Stealth Bomber & Boeing 797 – New Ways To Fly {Courtesy ‘myplumb’}

    Although specs are classified, it is believed to be Mach 3.5 super-cruise stealth fighter/bomber/interceptor with approximately a 4,000 m range

    December 29, 2009Travel1 comment
  17. Old Year’s Night in Barbados – Reason #2 to be careful on the roads getting home, make sure bus’ axle is stable

    Accident – Transport Board’s Bus wheels come loose

    December 29, 2009Photo GalleryNo comments
  18. Old Year’s Night in Barbados – Reason #1 to be careful on the roads during wee hours {Thanks to Nicholas McGeary}


    December 29, 2009Photo Gallery1 comment
  19. Nevis’ Annual Library Christmas Craft Workshop successful

    Nevis recently concluded its annual Library Christmas Craft Workshop at the Charlestown and Gingerland Public Libraries. According to Librarian at the Gingerland Branch Library Mrs. Evette Liburd, the workshops were geared towards fostering creativity and encouraging socialisation among the children. The programme, which started mid-December, saw the participation of 28 students from the Gingerland area […]

    December 27, 2009Books, NewsNo comments
  20. US performer Beyonce cancels her 2010 Santo Domingo concert – No reason given

    Bajans or any nearby Caribbean folk planning to see US singing star Beyonce – who received 10 Grammy nominations for the awards that will be delivered in Los Angeles on 31 January – cancelled her appearances in San Juan, Puerto Rico and Santo Domingo this coming March. She was to have made an appearance as […]

    December 27, 2009Entertainment, Music1 comment
  21. New Year’s Resolution? Fran Scott-Attaway at Gallery of Caribbean Art, Jan 10th

    Fran is an accomplished well travelled American born Artist, Interior Designer, and Graphic Designer

    December 27, 2009Arts, GalleriesNo comments
  22. Santa’s helper marks 25 years of Christmas Eve gift visits to Wellington Street children in Bridgetown, Barbados

    “…both the Barbados Nation and Advocate Newspapers were invited annually for over a decade — {neither} showed any interest…”

    December 27, 2009Editorial, ReviewNo comments
  23. UK’s non-elected PM Gordon Brown & Nigerian Bomber – Allies against Travel? Who benefits from the Death of Flying?

    …the Fair Trading Commission and NISE: Nat’l Initiative on Service Excellence — must DEMAND all businesses across the island be Service-Compliant…”

    December 27, 2009Crime, Editorial, TravelNo comments
  24. Plein Air Watermedia Workshop with Ariel Lyons – PAID ADVERTISEMENT

    To register: Email – & Subject: “Re: Bajan Reporter Ad”

    December 27, 2009Arts, Featured1 comment
  25. On Santa’s Team: Inspiring Christmas Story about Giving (Thanx @

    “His mother always wrote a note, telling the teacher that he had a cough; but all us kids knew Bobbie Decker didn’t have no cough, he just didn’t have a coat.”

    December 24, 2009Entertainment, Fashion, NewsNo comments