Archive for the ‘ People ’ Category

 

Island Girl Swims in Big Pond
Maeform Borriello Travels to Dubai for World Junior Championships

August 19th, 2013 by -

Island Girl Swims in Big Pond <h5>Maeform Borriello Travels to Dubai for World Junior Championships</h5>

UPDATE: Maeform set a new Honduran national record in the 50-meter backstroke at Dubai.

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Don’t Mess with Caroline’s Power
West Ender Chased Would-Be Thief Until Bystanders Grabbed, Cuffed Him

July 24th, 2013 by -

Don’t Mess with Caroline’s Power<h5>West Ender Chased Would-Be Thief Until Bystanders Grabbed, Cuffed Him</h5>

Caroline became an overnight legend after a video from a security cam of her chasing the alleged thief through the street was posted on Facebook.

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Marthel Watler: 1961-2013
Bay Islands Education Advocate and Pioneer

July 24th, 2013 by -

Marthel Watler: 1961-2013<h5>Bay Islands Education Advocate and Pioneer</h5>

Watler spearheaded English-language instruction on the Bay Islands after the Honduran Government ended its Spanish-only policy for public schools in 1992.

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Do You Know Who Your ‘Friends’ Are?
Ex Cop Says Internet Predators Targeting Bay Islands Girls

June 21st, 2013 by Robert Armstrong

Do You Know Who Your ‘Friends’ Are?<h5>Ex Cop Says Internet Predators Targeting Bay Islands Girls</h5>

A self-described “gringo ex-cop” suspects sexual predators are targeting Bay Islands women and girls over the internet.

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Four-Year Wait for Justice
Los Fuertes Couple Refuse to Give up on Case of Murdered Son

May 28th, 2013 by -

Four-Year Wait for Justice<h5>Los Fuertes Couple Refuse to Give up on Case of Murdered Son</h5> ...Read More

Port of Roatan Rocks
for Semana Santa

April 25th, 2013 by -

Port of Roatan Rocks<h5>for Semana Santa</h5>

Rock the Port was the biggest musical event ever held at the Coxen Hole cruise ship port, according to the organizers.

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Brothers Save American Snorkelers
Wisconsin Couple Were Trapped against Reef by Riptide after Cold Front

March 20th, 2013 by -

Brothers Save American Snorkelers <h5> Wisconsin Couple Were Trapped against Reef by Riptide after Cold Front </h5>

Timely rescue training for the staff of a Sandy Bay fishing charterer proved to be a lifesaver, literally, for two American tourists in February.

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The Legend from Louisiana!
N.R. Broussard Sr. of Utila

February 26th, 2013 by Gunter Kordovsky

The Legend from Louisiana!<h5>N.R. Broussard Sr. of Utila</h5>

Broussard has helped many of the most needy in this community, including many single mothers in dire circumstances. However, his enterprise, generous spirit and civic-mindedness far predate his arrival on Utila.

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How to Lend a Hand on Roatan
Plethora of Non-Profits Working to Make Island a Better Place

January 25th, 2013 by -

How to Lend a Hand on Roatan<h5>Plethora of Non-Profits Working to Make Island a Better Place</h5>

For those inclined to give something back to the island, there are many humanitarian organizations working to improve the quality of life for the people of Roatan.

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Homage to Home away from Home
Education, Safety Critical to Roatan’s Future, Island Scribe Says

January 24th, 2013 by -

Homage to Home away from Home <h5> Education, Safety Critical to Roatan’s Future, Island Scribe Says </h5>

Improving the aesthetics of a neighborhood is like applying a pretty band-aid unless the cycle of poverty can be broken.

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