Portofino Resort- Now with a new BEACH BAR!!
Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4 5 6 >
Topic Options
#387161 - 09/07/10 05:07 AM ACES
GwenA Offline
I am not so happy that this board chooses to list the recent events that happened to ACES under Nature. This isn't about nature, and it has direct relationship to Ambergris Caye. Many Caye people are concerned and it should be posted here. It is about conservation that has been going on in AC for quite awhile. Many conversations in meeting places this evening have been centered about what happened. I have been involved in real journalism when we talk about stories buried on back pages of newspapers. I am insisting that the burning of the ACES conservation site, and what has happened to it's conservators, and the circumstances of the occurrence be posted on the AC site of this message board.

GWEN: I moved it to the news area. No conspiracy, thanks for the note. Doesn't make much sense to move it to the Ambergris Caye area....
Marty


Edited by Marty (09/07/10 04:03 PM)
Edit Reason: left note

Top
#387163 - 09/07/10 06:04 AM Re: ACES [Re: GwenA]
Wendy Offline
I bet asking Marty to move it might work too! I have not been involved in 'real' journalism but I don't believe this tragic story was hidden under 'nature'.

Top
#387165 - 09/07/10 11:41 AM Re: ACES [Re: GwenA]
Timmy Offline
Cherie should not have told the media that she was going to hold the country of Belize responsble. Who you think you are? The whole country did not do this. Angry neighbors did this. Why they so angry? One unnamed mayan-psychic did this and did thi to others. Now that is news, if true. Why these people so angry atACES? Did they think ACES thought critters more important than their children? This is a tragedy on many levels but blaming the country of Belize is irresponsible thing to say. Both sides to every story and it takes time to find the truth. Has a reward been made for the safe return of the children that are missing in Punta Gorda?

Top
#387167 - 09/07/10 12:44 PM Re: ACES [Re: GwenA]
Timmy Offline
After seeing news it seems Mr Rose needs to apologize to many many people. Benjamin and Onelia do not look like savages. People in San Marcos not savages. They are angry and oorid about their children. Did Mr. Rose know 100 police were looking for these children? Did he offer to go help? Did he go to San Marcos and ask how he could help? No. He now threatens the government and people of Belize. He has called us savages. While he never said a condoling word about these precious children, but he thinks they are savage and their parents and family. Did he just now think this? I doubt it. Go tell your international connections that you pset more about your house and critters than the beautiful children who live next door to you. Those people are 'savage'. Time maybe you take your finance, media and go home. Many people would like to come and help all God's creatures without thinking the people of Belize are savages because they worried about their children. Everybody should be ashamed. We need wise words, calm tempers and no jump to judgements. While scared, angry villagers acted very irresponsible in this we all understand their anger but not their actions. Mr and Mrs Rose know better..since they are not 'savage'. Yet they threaten the government and people of Belize. International media..finance..whatever. Who he think he is?? Shame on too many people. Keep this lip-off with attitude out of AC and let us find experts who want to work with the indigenous people(read do not think savage) and the creatures who need care and conservancy. People who do not threaten the people and their host governemnt but work to enlighten everyone with loving kindness and not ugly words and thoughts. Enough said.Time to start-over with better people. Only then, maybe on AC.

Top
#387169 - 09/07/10 01:06 PM Re: ACES [Re: GwenA]
Corozaleno Offline
Absolutely sickening and disgusting thing to have happened.... shocked!!!

Top
#387170 - 09/07/10 01:25 PM Re: ACES [Re: GwenA]
GwenA Offline
Timmy you are the only one using the inflaming language, so far. The word savage in this thread has only been brought up by you. Why don't you fill out your profile so we know who you are, as Elbert would say.

Top
#387173 - 09/07/10 01:41 PM Re: ACES [Re: GwenA]
Corozaleno Offline
im sorry.. but, it was a "savage" attack... a word use several times by mr Rose in an interview for channel 7 news. a group of people come down your drive and threaten your property and animals with fire.... thats a savage attack!!

Top
#387174 - 09/07/10 02:00 PM Re: ACES [Re: GwenA]
GwenA Offline
I agree it was a savage attack, but Timmy is implying that the Roses are calling Belizeans savages. Those are two different things. Aparently someone incited this attack on a conservation center. I don't think it is right to use language to continue to incite people. This is a forum for discussion. I also don't think it is fair to deflect blame away from people who wrongly took the law into their own hands.

Top
#387176 - 09/07/10 02:14 PM Re: ACES [Re: GwenA]
SFJeff Offline
RE: condoling words:

Correct me if I'm wrong, but did not the couple from ACES all but IMMEDIATELY express their support (read their Facebook posts) for the families of the missing children and voice their concern for the children even as the embers of their home/work/lives were still smoldering???

Top
#387178 - 09/07/10 02:19 PM Re: ACES [Re: GwenA]
Corozaleno Offline
Gwen, lets stay on topic shall we!! we all see and interpret things differently...
The issue now is, what are the Government, the Police the Consulates and the people of PG gonna do about there very sick wrong doing.

heres what im gonna do about it.... I am prepared to enter into negotiations with the Roses, and i will personally donate a negotiated chunk of ideal acreage in a prime location in Corozal for the Roses to rebuild ACES on, should they decide that is what they wish to do.

Anymore positivity anyone!?

Top
Page 1 of 6 1 2 3 4 5 6 >

Links
Click for excellent scuba lessons with Elbert Greer!


Things to do

News
Daily News
Daily Weather

Classified Ads
BelizeNews.com
San Pedro Sun
Ambergris Today
SP Town Council
Channel 7
Channel 5
Amandala
Love FM
The Reporter
Caye Caulker
Chronicles

PLUS TV
TV Newscasts
Radio Stations

Click for our
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites

Event Guides
Event Calendar
Specials & Events
Things to Do
SanPedroScoop
iTravel Belize
Paradise Theater

Blogs
San Pedro Scoop!
Tia Chocolate
Tacogirl
My Beautiful Belize
I-Travel Belize
Belize Adventure
Belize Hub
Romantic Travel
Bound for Belize
Conch Creative
As The Coconuts Drop
More Blogs...
Search thousands of Belizean-only websites
Chaa Creek is an award-winning luxury Belize Resort, rated as one of the worlds best Eco Lodges. We are a pioneer in adventure travel to Belize since 1981!
White Sands Dive Shop - 5 Star PADI Dive Facility - Daily diving, SCUBA instruction and Snorkeling
Caribbean Inspired All Natural Condiments & Spice Blends, Over 100 are Gluten Free!
We manage a variety of homes, apartments, condos and commercial properties here on Ambergris Caye. Our minimum lease on ALL properties is six months.
Conch Shell Inn: All rooms are right on the beach in the heart of San Pedro, so within walking distance to anything and everything!!
Lilí Alphonse has snorkel equipment to fit anyone as well as Marine Park Tickets and flotation devices to assist those not as experienced.
Coastal Xpress offers a daily scheduled ferry run to most resorts, restaurants and private piers on the island of Anbergris Caye. We also offer  private and charter water taxi service.
Mini Chat

Cayo Espanto
Click for Cayo Espanto, and have your own private island
More Links
Click for exciting and adventurous tours of Belize with Katie Valk!
December
S M T W T F S
1 2 3
4 5 6 7 8 9 10
11 12 13 14 15 16 17
18 19 20 21 22 23 24
25 26 27 28 29 30 31
Who's Online
1 registered (1 invisible), 34 Guests and 7 Spiders online.
Key: Admin, Global Mod, Mod
Forum Stats
18,675 Registered Members
44 Forums
64,058 Topics
462,302 Posts

Most users ever online: 1,262 @ 06/10/07 07:16 PM




AmbergrisCaye.com CayeCaulker.org HELP! Visitor Center Goods & Services San Pedro Town
BelizeSearch.com Message Board Lodging Diving Fishing Things to Do History
BelizeNews.com Maps Phonebook Belize Business Directory
BelizeCards.com SanPedroDaily.com Picture of the Day

The opinions and views expressed on this board are the subjective opinions of Ambergris Caye Message Board members
and not of the Ambergris Caye Message Board its affiliates, or its employees.