Military Funeral Service and Eleuthera Memorial to be held for Mr. Leopold “Leo” Kirby of LeoRose Sunset Beach Bar & Grill
The family of Mr. Leopold “Leo” Eugene Kirby of LeoRose Sunset Beach Bar & Grill in James’ Cistern – who recently passed away, announced the dates for Mr. Kirby’s Funeral Service in New Providence, and a Memorial to be held in Eleuthera in the following release: “A Military Funeral Service for Leo Kirby will be […]
Come in and Regularize says Immigration as Surveillance Across Eleuthera is Beefed Up
As the December 31st, Immigration deadline announced in the House of Assembly by Prime Minister Hubert Minnis on October 11th, 2017 for all migrants who are in the Bahamas illegally to leave approaches, Chief Immigration Officer In Charge (OIC) of the Eleuthera District, Mrs. Shema Darling, on Friday morning, December 8th, urged relevant members of […]
SEVEN DAY FORECAST FOR THE BAHAMAS 07th to 13th DECEMBER 2017
General Situation: A ridge of high pressure over the area will slide eastward as a stationary front and pre-frontal activity affects the Florida region. A cold front will move into the Bahamas late Friday with unsettled weather and windy conditions affecting the NW and Central Bahamas through early Sunday. The cold front will continue to […]
One Eleuthera Foundation Appoints New Members to its Board of Directors.
Eleuthera, Bahamas–The One Eleuthera Foundation (OEF) appointed new members to its Board of Directors, at a Board meeting held on Saturday, October 28, 2017 in Rock Sound, Eleuthera. Mr. Alfred Sears, QC was appointed as Chairman, preceded by outgoing Chairman, Mr. Felix Stubbs. Joining the new board were Mrs. Diane Bowe-Pindling, Mr. Juan Bacardi, Mr. […]
Coral Harbour Base, 05 DEC. ‘17 (RBDF): Two weeks after they were apprehended for fisheries violations by members of the Royal Bahamas Defence Force, two Dominican Nationals were charged before the courts. Rialerky Lantigua and Yordi Andujar were charged with possession of prohibited apparatuses for fishing purposes, with dive compressors. Both men pled guilty and […]
In this capacity, Mrs. Lundy will have a dedicated focus on the overall
strategic marketing and communication initiatives and programmes that
interpret the mission of the University to its multiple constituents in
order to create a climate of public and private support. She will lead
the development of an evolving UB brand consistent with the priorities,
goals and objectives of the University. In this role, she will also lead
the production of promotional collaterals for recruitment, fundraising
and business development initiatives as well as provide recommendations
on policy and action in crisis communication...
Pet Food Institute offers tips on how to keep your pets safe and healthy this holiday season
For many families during the holiday season, dogs and cats
are part of the festivities and may even receive a present. A pet’s
health and safety are still important to consider while planning for
holidays. The Pet Food Institute (PFI), which provides information about
pet food safety, nutrition and health to pet lovers year-round, here
explores holiday-related issues that can impact a pet’s health and
provides tips on how to prevent potential problems.
Leave the Leftovers
lovers may be inclined to feed pets table scraps or holiday leftovers,
or offer their pet treats as a special gift. It is recommended that no
more than 10 percent of a pet’s caloric intake come from treats...
DPM Turnquest debunks headline that falsely stated, 'Wynn Group’s offer for Grand Lucayan strip accepted'
Freeport, Grand Bahama Island - Friday, December 8th, Deputy Prime
Minster, MP and Bahamas Minster of Finance, Hon Perter Turnquest was the
guest speaker at The Grand Bahama Island Tourism Board's Directors’
meeting and luncheon held at the Grand Lucayan. At the luncheon, Minster
Turnquest spoke on a number of issues. One of the most notable was his
reference to the Newspaper headline, 'Wynn Group’s offer for Grand
Lucayan strip accepted.' Chuckling...
DPM Turnquest noted that, Grand Bahama is at it's lowest point in terms
in tourism he said that, "Abaco is now outstripping Grand Bahama in
terms of numbers and in terms of contributions to GDP.
Restructuring and Insolvency Association formed in The Bahamas
The Restructuring and Insolvency Specialists Association (Bahamas)
(“RISA Bahamas”) has been formed as a local professional body for those
practicing restructuring and insolvency. A principle focus of the
organization will be on professional education and training.
25 January 2017, RISA Bahamas was ratified as a member association of
the International Association of Restructuring, Insolvency &
Bankruptcy Professionals (“INSOL”) which will aid in promoting the
profile, reputation and capabilities of The Bahamas as a jurisdiction
that is well versed in restructuring and insolvency matters...
Prime Minister Minnis Remarks at Calvary Deliverance Church - Dec. 3rd
Nassau, The Bahamas - Remarks Dr. the Hon. Hubert A. Minnis Prime
Minister of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas at Fifth Pastoral
Anniversary Celebration Bishop-Elect James Newry and Elder Queenie Newry,
Calvary Deliverance Church “My Season is Not Finished Yet!":
Bishop-Elect James Newry and Elder Queenie Newry... Good morning Church,
We come here this morning in celebration and
praise, under the theme: “My Season is Not Finished Yet!” We thank the
Lord of Life, for life itself. We thank Almighty God, from whom all
blessings flow, for our many blessings. We are here in celebration and
thanksgiving for the fifth pastoral anniversary of Bishop-Elect James
Newry and Elder Queenie Newry...
W. Kentucky, Georgia State chase winning record in Cure Bowl
Western Kentucky, finishing its first season under coach Mike Sanford, won the Bahamas, Miami Beach and Boca Raton bowls the past three years. ... Five of Georgia State's six victories have come on the road.
PokerStars Announces Huge Bahamas Tourney With $9 Million Added; EPT Also Returns
PokerStars made two big announcements at the PokerStars Championship Prague Main Event on Friday. First, the online poker operator announced it would be resurrecting the European Poker Tour along with two other regional tours: The European Poker Tour (EPT ...
Exclusive: Commonwealth Games Federation extend deadline for Belfast 2021 to get political support
"But we are caught up in bigger political machinations." More than 1,000 athletes from 64 countries and territories competed at the last Commonwealth Youth Games in The Bahamas earlier this year. "We could organise it at short notice because we have the ...
Economist: Enterprises Bill $250k Should Be ‘Bit Higher’
THE Commercial Enterprises Bill’s $250,000 investment threshold should have been “a bit higher”, a University of the Bahamas economist argued yestrerday. Rupert Pinder, addressing the Rotary Club of West Nassau, said the $250,000 benchmark for ...
The Aztecs play Army in the Armed Forces bowl on Dec. 23. Best Sponsorship: The Bahamas Bowl previously carried Popeye’s as a sponsor, which has a total of zero locations in The Bahamas. Sadly, the game will be unsponsored this year, so we have to look ...
Ex-Miss Bahamas Accuses Tourism On Copyright, $130k
A former Miss Bahamas Universe winner-turned-songstress is suing the Ministry of Tourism for allegedly breaching a $130,000 employment contract and violating her copyright. Khiara Sherman, who once represented the Bahamas at the global pageant then ...
Bahamas ‘Must Reengineer Economy Faster Than Ever’
THE Bahamas faces having to “substantially reengineer its economy at a much faster pace than ever before” to escape global ‘blacklists’, a prominent QC warned yesterday. Brian Moree QC, senior partner at McKinney, Bancroft & Hughes, told Tribune ...
Odell Beckham Jr. Almost Ruins Sterling Shepard's Proposal To Chanel Iman
almost," Iman jumps in. "But, I just didn't hear anything. You know, because we were on the phone. "I was in the Bahamas before, and he took the phone from Sterling while we were on FaceTime and he said, 'We'll see you on Friday for your birthday.'
The spaces will be added during a two-week dry dock taking place Feb. 4-17, 2018, in Freeport, The Bahamas, prior to the ship resuming its year-round schedule of seven-day southern Caribbean cruises from San Juan, Puerto Rico, beginning Feb. 18 ...
“Each year we take the time to say thank you to our valued corporate clients and retailers,” said Leteasha Lord, BTC Northern Bahamas Marketing and PR Lead. “This year we opted for a more intimate and Christmas themed event, to say a special thanks ...
Man Missing After Plane Crash Lands in The Bahamas Caribbean360.com NASSAU, The Bahamas, Friday December 15, 2017 — The United States Coast Guard is searching for a 57-year-old man after hoisting his wife to safety when the single-engine plane he was piloting crash landed 18 miles northwest of Freeport, Bahamas. The ...
Dpm: Bahamas Must 'Prove' Itself To S&P - Bahamas Tribune
Dpm: Bahamas Must 'Prove' Itself To S&P Bahamas Tribune #The Government must “prove” it can deliver on its fiscal and economic turnaround strategy, the Deputy Prime Minister admitted yesterday, after Standard & Poor's (S&P) kept the Bahamas at 'junk' status. #K P Turnquest told Tribune Business he was “not ...
1 Missing After Plane's Emergency Water Landing in Bahamas - U.S. News & World Report
1 Missing After Plane's Emergency Water Landing in Bahamas U.S. News & World Report 1 Missing After Plane's Emergency Water Landing in Bahamas. The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a 57-year-old man after a small plane made an emergency water landing in the Bahamas. Dec. 15, 2017, at 8:13 a.m.. 1 Missing After Plane's Emergency Water ...
Man Who Fled To The Bahamas To Serve Sentence Levied In 2001 News Talk Florida WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — A man sentenced in 2001 for killing a woman in a DUI crash has been extradited from the Bahamas to Florida to serve that sentence. The Sun Sentinel reports 44-year-old Trent Albury was booked into the Palm Beach County ...
Bahamas 'Shooting Ourselves In Foot' On Insurance Regulation - Bahamas Tribune
Bahamas 'Shooting Ourselves In Foot' On Insurance Regulation Bahamas Tribune #FEARS were raised again yesterday that the Bahamas could be “shooting ourselves in the foot” by including general and captive insurers within its anti-money laundering regime. #Emmanuel Komolafe, the Bahamas Insurance Association's (BIA) chairman ...
Bahamas 'Must Reengineer Economy Faster Than Ever' - Bahamas Tribune
Bahamas 'Must Reengineer Economy Faster Than Ever' Bahamas Tribune #THE Bahamas faces having to “substantially reengineer its economy at a much faster pace than ever before” to escape global 'blacklists', a prominent QC warned yesterday. #Brian Moree QC, senior partner at McKinney, Bancroft & Hughes, told Tribune ... Income Tax Coming?The Bahama Journal
Bahamas Bowl Aims To Create Festive, Family Atmosphere - Bahamas Tribune
Bahamas Bowl Aims To Create Festive, Family Atmosphere Bahamas Tribune #THE Bahamas Bowl aims to create a festive atmosphere surrounding the game with community outreach efforts and a family atmosphere. #The matchup between the Ohio University Bobcats and UAB Blazers is all set for 12:30pm Friday, December 22 at Thomas A ...
Ex-Miss Bahamas Accuses Tourism On Copyright, $130k - Bahamas Tribune
Ex-Miss Bahamas Accuses Tourism On Copyright, $130k Bahamas Tribune Mrs Sherman, who held the Miss Bahamas Universe title in 2009-2010, was joined as a plaintiff in the action by her US-based record company, AK Fortyseven Records. #The Fly Away With Me song was featured at Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival in 2015, when it was ...