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Tag Archives: heritage

  1. Barbados-Liberia Connection made stronger

    Ilaro Court, the Official Residence of the Prime Minister, was filled with stories that embraced the Barbados-Liberia connection with nostalgia and discussion of the extensive social and economic potential that could be tapped into with greater cooperation. Witherspoon, the great-great-grandson of John Albert Porte, who migrated from Barbados to Liberia in the mid-1860s, told the […]

    June 30, 2021Featured, TravelNo comments
  2. 9 PROJECTS IN HERITAGE-LED INNOVATION AND INTERNATIONAL RELATIONS SHORTLISTED FOR 2ND EDITION OF ILUCIDARE SPECIAL PRIZES

    The ILUCIDARE Consortium including Europa Nostra and the European Commission are delighted to present the shortlisted projects for the 2021 edition of the ILUCIDARE Special Prizes, awarded within the European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards! These projects are compelling demonstrations of heritage-led innovation and international relations. The European Heritage Awards / Europa Nostra Awards […]

    June 15, 2021CultureNo comments
  3. 21 BRIDGES (2019): Chadwick Boseman & Sienna Miller, Dir. by Russo Bros.

    The latest Russo Bros blockbuster relates how a disgraced detective (Chadwick Boseman) in the NYPD is given a shot at redemption. Thrust into a citywide manhunt for a cop killer, he begins to undercover a massive conspiracy that links his fellow cops to a criminal empire and must decide who he is hunting and who […]

    May 1, 2019Crime, Video GalleryNo comments
  4. CLASH OF THE TITANS – “Black Woman Rising” April 29, 2018Culture, Photo GalleryNo comments
  5. The real Tom’s Son is back in Barbados – Rawdon Adams returns to Barbados as CEO of Bitt Inc, just ahead of 2018 Elections

    Rawdon JH Adams has been appointed as Chief Executive Officer of Bitt Inc. He will lead the company as it accelerates the evolution of the financial ecosystem in the Caribbean. Adams will also join the company’s board of directors. “Bitt is ready to rescue the region from the constraints of traditional business and banking – […]

    September 29, 2017Breaking News, Business, FeaturedNo comments
  6. SKIP MARLEY SIGNED TO ISLAND RECORDS

    “We are the lions, we are the chosen We gonna shine out the dark We are the movement, this generation You better know who we are, who we are.” (“Lions” by Skip Marley) Island Records is excited to announce the signing of Skip Marley, a reggae prodigy for a new generation. Skip’s debut single “Lions,” […]

    February 7, 2017MusicNo comments
  7. NEW ORIGINAL DOCUMENTARY ON RELATIONSHIP BETWEEN CARRIE FISHER & DEBBIE REYNOLDS, PREMIERES JANUARY 7TH, EXCLUSIVELY ON HBO

    HBO announced the premiere of the new original documentary, Bright Lights: Starring Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds, airing this Saturday, January 7th at 21hrs*. The story of a family’s complicated love, this documentary is an intimate portrait of the American actress and writer Carrie Fisher and her mother, Debbie Reynolds – Hollywood royalty in all […]

    January 4, 2017CinemaNo comments
  8. Hyatt Controversy Vs. Heritage Status, are there extra visitors because of Heritage?

    #buildthefuckinghotel #whatstheproblem #Barbados #Tourism #davidcomissiong #idiocy #uselessheritagestatus #barbadosnationaltrust A photo posted by Ian D. Bourne (@bajanreporteronline) on Aug 27, 2016 at 11:39pm PDT

    September 5, 2016Photo Gallery, TravelNo comments
  9. Preservation (Barbados) Foundation Trust makes a Radio Whistle-Stop thru Kentucky & Tennessee

    A team headed by the Rev. Patrick Tannis, Trustee and Treasurer of The Preservation (Barbados) Foundation Trust, has just returned from a two week tour of Tennessee and Kentucky, USA. “The mission was two-fold”, said Rev. Tannis. “Our Christian linkages with areas of the southern United States go back a long way and are firmly […]

    September 6, 2015CultureNo comments
  10. ITALIAN ENVOY LEARNS OF RENEWABLE ENERGY CENTRE TO BE SET UP IN BARBADOS

    A Caribbean Centre for Renewable Energy and Energy Efficiency is to be established in Barbados. News of this came from Minister with responsibility for Energy, Senator Darcy Boyce, as he met with Mr. Paolo Serpi, Italy’s Special Envoy to the Caribbean, last Monday. Senator Boyce told the Italian diplomat that the Centre, which is expected […]

    August 27, 2015Featured, TechnologyNo comments
  11. CARNEGIE LIBRARY RESTORATION WITH FUND-RAISING RAFFLE & CALENDAR LAUNCHED

    A fundraising project to finance a $4 million restoration of the historic Carnegie Building on Coleridge Street, Bridgetown, was launched yesterday by the Task Force established to oversee the restoration. The Carnegie Building served as the headquarters of the National Library Service up to eight years ago when it was vacated due to its deteriorated […]

    July 30, 2015Culture, FeaturedNo comments
  12. FAY ANN LYONS RELEASES SOLO DEBUT EP ‘RAZE’

    Trinidad & Tobago soca superstar Fay Ann Lyons revealed her debut EP Raze and the title track’s video (directed by Fay Ann and Titan VCD). The 4-song set is available now on iTunes and features her latest hits and 2015 Carnival anthems (“Raze,” “Break the World, ” “Catch Me” and “Don’t Tempt Me“). The EP […]

    July 29, 2015MusicNo comments
  13. “Jazz in the ‘Yard – a Heritage Gala,” Bridgetown Restoration encourages Heritage Tourism

    The restoration of a 200 year old tomb and the storage and reinterring of the nine lead coffins found there is one of the reasons behind the staging of a Heritage Gala and Jazz event on the historic grounds of St. Mary’s Church in the City. This unique event, slated for Saturday 6th June on […]

    May 7, 2015Featured, MusicNo comments
  14. ‘Phenomenal to work at CARDI’ says Belize staffer; Dr. Nickeisha Reid of Jamaica ‘extremely grateful to CARDI for scholarship’

    In his 40th Anniversary message, CARDI’s Executive Director, Dr. Arlington Chesney paid homage to the staff of the Institute, giving ‘a special thanks to all of the management and staff who have worked for the last 40 years under very challenging circumstances to enable the Institute to be a meaningful contributor to the development of […]

    December 31, 2014AgricultureNo comments
  15. COPENHAGEN: fea. Gethin “Renly Baratheon” Anthony, Frederikke Dahl Hansen, Sebastian Armesto, Olivia Grant & Tamzin Merchant (Romantic Drama – 2014)

    A Movie directed by Mark Raso Cast: Gethin Anthony, Frederikke Dahl Hansen, Sebastian Armesto, Olivia Grant, Tamzin Merchant Release Date(s): THEATRICAL & PVOD 3rd October 2014 On DVD 18th November 2014

    August 30, 2014Cinema, Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  16. “CINEMANOVELS” fea. Jennifer Beals (2014)

    In this slyly humorous family drama about what we inherit (and don’t inherit) from our parents, Grace (Lauren Lee Smith) has not spoken to her recently deceased father, a fabled filmmaker, in years. She surprises her confidant (Jennifer Beals) and herself when, on a trip to pick up some of his belongings, she offers to […]

    July 19, 2014Cinema, Culture, Video GalleryNo comments
  17. “Deceptive Practice: The Mysteries and Mentors of Ricky Jay” (2013) – Magickal Documentary HD

    He deals the cards as a meditation And those he plays never suspect He doesn’t play for the money he wins He don’t play for respect He deals the cards to find the answer The sacred geometry of chance The hidden law of a probable outcome The numbers lead a dance I know that the […]

    May 25, 2013Cinema, Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments