Archive for the ‘ Utila Perspective ’ Category

 

Diving Then and Diving Now

August 1st, 2011 by Gunter Kordovsky

Diving Then and Diving Now

As the years passed I saw a constant decrease of marine life on our reefs due to over fishing and lack of enforcement of environmental laws. To see lobsters by the dozens with a tail not even the size of a jumbo shrimp speared, is a disgusting sight I

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DEI Agents Discover Utila

July 1st, 2011 by Gunter Kordovsky

DEI Agents Discover Utila

If you kill the golden goose out of greed you will see the repercussions down the road whatever happened to our “tax free” status the Bay Island are supposed to enjoy. On June 16 some business owners called a meeting with tax lawyers and some of the errors

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Lionfish, Bikinis, Mangos & Cut-Offs

June 1st, 2011 by Gunter Kordovsky

Lionfish, Bikinis, Mangos & Cut-Offs

The Utila Municipality decided to pave. While the concrete dried for one week, neither vehicles nor pedestrians could pass. Camponado residents had to create a way out by whacking a path through the swamp which some braved to use in getting to work and

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Terror on the Streets

May 1st, 2011 by Gunter Kordovsky

Terror on the Streets

Now you have to have a license to operate a vehicle which is periodically enforced by our men in blue who are parading down our street armed to the teeth with automatic weapons. The problem is they want to see if you got a license, but don’t check if

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Utila’s Wild West

April 1st, 2011 by Gunter Kordovsky

Utila's Wild West

“Steve’s amazing reaction of picking up an empty ice box to deflect the shots that prevented complete catastrophe“

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Public School on Utila

March 1st, 2011 by Patrick Flynn

Public School on Utila

Those responsible for the wiring destruction and theft were captured and sent off to Roatan, but no one seemed willing to accept responsibility for what needed to be done to open the school on time. A usual pass-the-buck routine.

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Need a Project? Here’s a Couple…

February 1st, 2011 by Patrick Flynn

Need a Project? Here's a Couple…

In this respect as we plan for our special tourists, we need to make sure Utila has everything they want for their stay with us, including a better understanding of our ecosystem.

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Christmas on Utila

January 1st, 2011 by Patrick Flynn

Christmas on Utila

“It is a marvelous season for sharing and caring, even though you may feel you are not able to do so. As you begin to plan your Christmas celebration, I am sure you will be looking through family recipes to prepare goodies”

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Halloween in Honduras

December 1st, 2010 by Patrick Flynn

Halloween in Honduras

“Congress voted to curtail the Halloween festivities putting a damper on possible income for businesses”

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The Cat and Mouse Game

November 1st, 2010 by Patrick Flynn

The Cat and Mouse Game

“Now I smile when I hear a low flying plane with other planes in pursuit. Yes it is a cat and mouse game and we should be praying every night that our boys on the cat side are successful in the game so it remains aerial, because once it becomes fixed

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