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PM: Potential in horticulture sector

PM: Potential in horticulture sector

Prime Minister Freundel Stuart has identified the growing horticulture sector as having the potential to earn foreign exchange for Barbados and diversify the agricultural industry at the same time. He made the comments last evening as he addressed the World Association of Floral Artists’ 12th World Flower Show, Flowers in Paradise, at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford […]

Shantal answers call of opera

Shantal answers call of opera

Meet Shantal Martin, a 23-year-old opera singer with a dynamic voice. Her career in music began back in primary school, while she was a student of Hilltop Preparatory School. Her music teacher, who was a member of the Royal Barbados Police Force Band, taught her and her classmates to play the recorder, and he saw […]

Making memories

Making memories

Jawade Elibox is a 29-year-old senior graphic designer at G&A Communications and video blogger. More than that, though, he is a father. And despite his sometimes hectic schedule, he is making sure he takes time to capture the precious moments in the life of his daughter Paige daily, documenting almost everything you could think of […]

Q&A with Kevin Pile

Q&A with Kevin Pile

NAME: Kevin Pile PROFESSION: Media & Communications Specialist Children: Jari, 5   WHAT IS A TYPICAL DAY IN YOUR LIFE LIKE? My day typically begins around six-ish and it seems almost from the time your eyes open, it’s a mad scramble until the day ends. My wife calls it the hamster wheel. The next hour-and-a-half […]

Father to many

Father to many

Dwayne Howard has three biological children who call him “Daddy”. But he will tell you that he is a father to many more, whose lives he touches through his ministry. The pastor at New Dimensions Ministries feels most alive, he says, when he can offer a father’s touch to people’s lives. “Letting them know they […]

Step-dad on track

Step-dad on track

He may not be their biological father, but Justin Campbell is as much a parent to six-year-old Dominic and four-year-old Logan as their mother, Robyn, is. He may not be their biological father, but Justin Campbell is as much a parent to six-year-old Dominic and four-year-old Logan as their mother, Robyn, is. And it’s clear […]

Q&A with Emerson Bryan

Q&A with Emerson Bryan

NAME: Emerson Bryan PROFESSION: Owner/ Principal Consultant & Information Management Specialist at Bryan Consultancies Inc CHILDREN: Ariya, 9, and Marcus, 5   WHAT IS A TYPICAL DAY IN YOUR LIFE LIKE? Before, when the children lived with me, it was a circus. Rushing to get them ready, breakfast, last minute bathroom calls, picking them up […]

Father’s Day every day

Father’s Day every day

“All I do, at the end of the day, is for the family.” “All I do, at the end of the day, is for the family. ” This is how Mark St Hill, Managing Director, Retail and Business Banking of CIBC FirstCaribbean, sums up his role as a dad. St Hill is father to 20-year-old […]

Q&A with Matthew Murray

Q&A with Matthew Murray

NAME: Matthew Murray PROFESSION: Operations Manager CHILDREN: Masai, 4   WHAT IS A TYPICAL DAY IN YOUR LIFE LIKE? My typical day consists of juggling operations management and marketing of Performance Zone Sports while being as available to my son as possible. I am also studying at this time. So on evenings, I collect Masai […]

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