60 Years Of Jerry
Roatan’s Mayor Jerry Hynds celebrated his 60th birthday with a bash. There were friends, government officials and businessmen present. The islander has been a Roatan mayor twice, a congressman, and an important dealmaker creating Zolitur and bringing Carnival Cruises to Dixon Cove. Only time will tell what else is on the horizon for Jerry Hynds. Friends for a long time: congressman Ron McNab, deputy Manuel Iván Fiallos,, Carolina Echeverria Haylock, Mayor Jerry Hynds, ex-president Roberto Michelletti, ex-congressman Evans McNab, Eleanor Hynds, ex-minister of Public Works José “Saro” Bonano. (Photo: Effy Anariva)
The August 22 Acropora Eco-Trail race in 2k, 5k and 10k categories attracted over 200 athletes from the island and the mainland. The women’s 10k racers received their prizes at Palmetto Bay. Smiling from the podium: Omar Coello of BanPais, (2nd) Maria Smith, Haydee Muñoz (1st), Glenda Martinez (3rd).
The Pasha Shoe Store in French Harbour Mall opened its doors to friends and sandal aficionados on August 8. The Indonesian made footwear should turn heads not just on the island. All smiles at Pasha: Jerelin Munguia, Kaveh Lahijani, Vilma Gomez, Namrata Mirpuri, Peter Mirpuri, Michelle Maldonado, Rico Raspaldo, Laura Fernandez, Vanessa Nieto, Henry Zelaya, Manuel Betancourth.