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  1. Missing Vauxhall, Ch Ch Resident: Leroy Gibson, assist Officers!

    The Royal Barbados Police Force is seeking the assistance of the public in locating missing 49 year old Leroy Gibson from Vauxhall Gardens, Christ Church. Description Leroy Gibson is about 5 feet 7 inches tall, of a fair complexion, sports dreadlocks kept in one with the sides and back of his head clean shaven. He […]

    November 10, 2020ControversyNo comments
  2. Hello Naturalle at Price Smart for Grand Finale in Green Hill, this Wed 2nd Sept! September 2, 2020Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  3. Giving a Helping Hand; FREE Back to School Haircuts compliments Odde’s Barber Shop

    This Sunday 10th, school aged beneficiaries of the Young Women’s Christian Association will receive much needed back to school supplies thanks to an initiative by Odde’s Barber Shop located on Hastings Main Road, Christ Church. This initiative is open to any child (boy) in the above age group, with the only requirement being that they […]

    September 9, 2017Education, Photo GalleryNo comments
  4. DAVID COMISSIONG CLAIMS — “DONVILLE INNISS IS AN OUTSTANDING LIAR!”

    The supposedly “honourable” Donville Inniss, Barbados’ Minister of Commerce and Industry, is a liar of the highest pedigree, as is evident by his outrageously mendacious comments about the racial self identification of David Comissiong while a teenage school-boy at Harrison College. (In a recent debate in the House of Assembly; Inniss claimed that David Comissiong […]

    November 23, 2016EditorialNo comments
  5. (UPDATE: REPLY VIA BLOCKED CALLER I.D.) DISHONESTY & DISRESPECT AT FADER’S BARBERSHOP

    Went Blackrock to Faders barbershop this Saturday and was waiting for a haircut, there were a lot of people, so at about 1:15 I asked Anderson how many more before he reaches me… He says “TWO,” and so I decide to wait. I left and went to Haggatt Hall, while at Sky Mall I found […]

    February 28, 2016BusinessNo comments
  6. Wanted Bailey sisters plucked, um, held! In Grazettes under the wing of their Mother Hen?

    The public is informed that Tiffany Bianca Nakita Bailey, 26 years and Shakira Krystal Bailey, 24 years, were held on 26th July 2015 at Grazettes Court, Grazettes, St. Michael where a search warrant was executed. They were the subject of a wanted notice. MOTHER CHARGED WITH ASSISTING AN OFFENDER Barbara Rosita Bailey 46 years of 8 […]

    July 27, 2015Crime1 comment
  7. TWO WANTED WOMEN – BAILEY SISTERS, NOT RED MOPS!

    The Royal Barbados Police Force is seeking the assistance of the public in locating two women wanted in connection with a serious criminal matter. #1 Wanted is Tiffany Bianca Nakita Bailey, 26 years, of Corbin Road, Ashton Hall, St. Peter. #2 Wanted is Shakira Krystal Bailey, 24 years, of Corbin Road, Ashton Hall, St. Peter. […]

    May 16, 2015CrimeNo comments
  8. Barbadians advance in entrepreneurship challenge

    Two young Barbadian entrepreneurs have advanced to the next round in the keenly contested Caribbean Call to Action Entrepreneurship Challenge. Joshua Forte, who presented his Red Diamond Compost’s creation of organic soil enhancers for farmers, and Nikele Davis, who pitched a natural hair styling app for women that would be offered by her company Moca […]

    May 7, 2015Business, FeaturedNo comments
  9. British Composer Andrew Lloyd Webber on board to restore Carnegie Library: LAUNCH OF THE NATIONAL RESTORATION PROGRAMME AND PRESERVATION (BARBADOS) FOUNDATION TRUST

    This evening’s Launch of the National Restoration Programme and the Preservation (Barbados) Foundation Trust marks the start of an exciting and significant programme, one that has the potential to transform Barbados and the way we as Barbadians feel about our built heritage. Across Barbados, evidence of our very rich heritage can be seen in the […]

    January 7, 2015Featured, Political1 comment
  10. Gina Gershon & Justin Long in “THE LOOKALIKE” (2014 – Thriller)

    Drug lord William Spinks has a curious obsession with Sadie Hill, and uses family friends Bobby and Frank (John Corbett and Jerry O’Connell) to get to her. But when Sadie’s death jeopardizes a major deal, Bobby and Frank set out to find a replacement – a lookalike – to fool Spinks. This dubious plan propels […]

    October 23, 2014Video GalleryNo comments
  11. How a Barbadian is a star in Texas? Shukura Naturorganics, hair’s to you!

    If the name Abigail Wickham sounds like she was born in the island of Barbados, you’d be right – she only moved to Texas a few years ago. While exploring the job market (which became difficult to say the least) she decided, while waiting for the perfect job to come along, to explore her passion […]

    September 10, 2014Fashion, FeaturedNo comments
  12. Natural Hair Workshop Returns to St. Martin Book Fair 2014; new hair and skin care book and products

    Another fun and informative natural hair workshop will take place during the St. Martin Book Fair on June 7, 2014, at 11 AM, at the University of St. Martin, said Rochelle Ward, the workshop organizer. Dr. Veronica Reid, who launched her natural hair and skin products in 2011, and is the author of Chances Are […]

    May 22, 2014Culture, EventsNo comments
  13. St. Martin women tell their own hair stories for International Women’s Day

    “Hard Hair: St. Martin Women and the Culture of Natural Hair” is a panel discussion set for International Women’s Day, March 8, at 7:30 PM, at Philipsburg Jubilee Library, said organizer Rochelle Ward. The lifestyle discussion of natural hair stories by St. Martin women is the first program in 2014 from Don’t Break the Comb […]

    March 4, 2014Fashion, Photo GalleryNo comments
  14. Healing through Cultural Fashion and Beauty

    Isis Brantley of Dallas, Texas is a style influencer and the recent recipient of the “Nzuri 100 Carat Diamond Award” for pioneering natural hair care; and being a trailblazer for over 20 years in the natural hair care industry. Isis was recently awarded during the Nzuri Natural Hair, Health & Beauty Festival’s 100 Carat Diamond […]

    December 31, 2013Controversy, FashionNo comments
  15. UPDATE: ROAD FATALITY AT BLOWERS, ST JAMES

    A man is currently in custody assisting with investigations into the recent serious accident which occurred on 6th November 2013, at Blowers Road, Ronald Mapp Highway, where pedestrian Carolene Stuart died on the spot after becoming involved in an accident after two motorcars collided. Efforts are on-going to identify the other occupant of the white […]

    November 7, 2013CrimeNo comments
  16. Drug seizure at Enterprise plus Barbados’ latest Wanted man

    DRUG SEIZURE AT ENTERPRISE BEACH About 6 pm on Monday 10 September 2013, a joint operation involving members of the Drug Squad and supported by the Police Marine Unit, the RSS and the Barbados Coast Guard, led to the seizure of a boat and 368 lbs of cannabis. WANTED MAN | TYRONE HOPE The Royal […]

    September 12, 2013CrimeNo comments
  17. RELATIONSHIPS with Sandy Daley: “Learn to appreciate what you have!”

    The horrific incident at the Boston Marathon has shaken me to my core. Among the dead was happy-go-lucky Martin Richard, the bright 8 year old who had attended the marathon with his mother, brother and sister, in order to see his dad Bill cross the finish line. Tragedy certainly makes you reflect! The Dalai Lama […]

    April 21, 2013Athletics, CrimeNo comments
  18. BVTB Cosmetology Student Akeila Chapman to Represent Barbados at World Skills Americas Competition, Brazil

    Cosmetology student Akeila Chapman is set to be Barbados’ first representative at the upcoming World Skills Americas competition which takes place in Sao Paulo, Brazil this November. Akeila was the Barbados Vocational Training Board’s (BVTB) silver medallist in the Hairdressing category of the WorldSkills Barbados Competition coordinated by the TVET Council in March of this […]

    July 20, 2012Business, EducationNo comments
  19. Journey’s End: Desmond M. Bourne laid to rest with Family, Barbados loses Broadcast & Advertising Veteran

    {EDITOR’S NOTE – A shorter version of this appeared the day after he died, this text is an expanded version used as his Eulogy & includes childhood pictures as well as scenes of his Interment} Let me begin by stating many people have incredible qualities – there are those human aspects which indicate incredible kindness […]

    January 1, 2012Education, Featured, NewsNo comments
  20. This Is The Year That Was: 2011, Pt 2 – Trees, Education, Cuisine & More Hair

    As I suspected when there were originally 4 stories left as top Shares among Facebook Bajans? Two more popped up! Let’s see what’s cooking and why… I was boiling mad over how foreign media tried to portray Barbadian dishes as though they were the definitive authority on what they were not born to… So were […]

    December 16, 2011Featured, NewsNo comments
  21. Canada’s Rick Mercer Report: Rick & Rugby in British Columbia

    Rick trains with Canada’s national men’s rugby team at their facility in Langford, BC; then shaves flanker Adam Kleeberger’s legendary beard in preparation for November.

    November 2, 2011Fashion, Rugby, Video Gallery1 comment
  22. “Runway 4” – 2nd annual fashion and music Gala on South Coast next Month after Kadooment

    Runway 4 was created in Boston, Massachusetts back in November 2010 by fashion designer Morella Frederick a native of Barbados living in the USA, Morella saw the need to incorporate undiscovered and professional models and artist of all ethnic backgrounds, sex and sizes to showcase their talents. The show donates all profits to charity; last […]

    July 7, 2011Culture, Events, FashionNo comments
  23. (UPDATED) Tangled weave, eyeing what prize? – Stylist Karl Jackson acquitted to face bald truth on contestants

    Karl Evan Jackson, 38 years, American national, was arrested and charged on Tuesday 21 June 2011 by Police for four (4) counts of Evading Liability. He returned to Court, Wednesday 22 June 2011. The charges were later dropped… Jackson was intercepted at the Airport on Monday 20 June 2011. David Welch – Insp. RBPF’s Public Relations Officer

    June 22, 2011Crime, Fashion, FeaturedNo comments
  24. Found In Barbados: Aphrodisiac for Infants?

    When I saw this, just had to snap…

    June 20, 2011Photo GalleryNo comments
  25. Soca Queen of Barbados Alison Hinds Cuts Her Dreadlocks

    In case you missed it, The Bajan Soca Queen Alison Hinds cut off her dreadlocks and is styling her new afro look. Alison’s shedding of hair comes about a week after Bunji Garlin cut his dreadlocks. However when asked via Twitter about the change, Alison replied, “Actually no, I just needed a change & this […]

    April 10, 2011Fashion, Photo Gallery1 comment