Lower Bogue: Man with machine gun shot by police; female also injured
(Eleuthera, Bahamas) – Police on Eleuthera are actively investigating a shooting incident in North Eleuthera, which resulted in an adult male being shot and a firearm recovered. According to reports, Officers responded to reports of gunshots being fired in the area of a local night club in Lower Bogue, shortly after 3:00 am, Sunday, 21st […]
SEVEN DAY FORECAST FOR THE BAHAMAS from 18th to 24th April 2019
General Situation: High pressure ridge across the area will dominate the weather over the Bahamas as it slowly shifts eastward ahead of an approaching cold front on Friday. A cold front will move south-eastward across the NW Bahamas with scattered showers and widely scattered thunderstorms, some possibly severe at times mainly along the Extreme NW […]
Opportunity: Entrepreneur Grants Workshop on April 24th to April 26th
Opportunity for young Eleutherans between the ages of 18 and 35… The Ministry of Youth will host a three-day Entrepreneurial Grants Workshop from 10am to 2pm, beginning April 24th until April 26th, at the St. Patrick’s Parish Hall in Governor’s Harbour. Learn about the Grants Program, tailored to assist young entrepreneurs between the ages […]
EXPERIENCED BOAT CAPTAIN/DECKHAND WANTED IMMEDIATELY *Valid “B” license or higher. Marine Mechanical Skills Certifications an asset. *Previous experience in scuba diving industry a real asset. *Must have cash reserve to make move to Harbour Island (or North Eleuthera) *Will train on dive sites Apply to Valentines Dive Center, Harbour Island, Bahamas. Email resume to George […]
BAHFSA Announces Chewy Chips Ahoy Recall: Potential Health Risk Reported
Mondelez Global LLC issued a voluntary recall for its red, 13 oz. packages of Chewy Chips Ahoy on April 16, 2019, due to the potential of an unexpected solidified agent in the product. The company has received reports of potential adverse health effects, however, they did not disclose what ingredient/s may solidify or what health […]
Team Bacchus-Braithwaite: Damianos Sotheby’s International Realty Estate Agents form an Eleuthera Real Estate Team
ELEUTHERA, The Bahamas (April 17, 2019) — Damianos Sotheby’s International Realty Estate Agents Angelika Bacchus and Joan Braithwaite will now do business as Team Bacchus-Braithwaite bringing a combined 16 years of real estate knowledge and service to their clients and the mainland Eleuthera market. “We will continue to work with and maintain the relationships we’ve […]
Local home décor market expands Oasis Furniture, Sea Glass Interior join forces
Two years after she risked all to open a home décor business with rare
pieces she sourced from around the world, Brooke Phillips-Pyfrom
announced this week Oasis Furniture was celebrating its second
anniversary with its most significant expansion to date – the addition
of a respected in-house interior decorator and designer.
Treco, an amazingly talented interior designer, has joined the Oasis
Furniture team, allowing us to provide in-house design services working
with other designers or with the homeowner,” said Phillips-Pyfrom...
Bahamas Maritime Authority names Captain Hutchinson as New MD and CEO
The Bahamas Maritime Authority (BMA) announces the appointment of
Captain Dwain E. Hutchinson as its Managing Director and Chief Executive
Officer. Captain Hutchinson succeeds Commodore Davy F. Rolle, who
stepped down as Director last year.
“Captain Hutchinson brings to
the BMA more than thirty years of knowledge and experience in the
maritime field. He has built a very distinguished career, aboard ship
and ashore, including many years with the BMA,” said BMA Chairman J.
The Coalition to Save Clifton, known as the first advocacy group
established to appeal to government to keep the western-most coast of
New Providence for Bahamians, recently celebrated its 20th anniversary.
Reverend CB Moss, the coalition’s chairman, brought together key players
in the fight to save Clifton Bay and honoured them in a special
ceremony at Poop Deck, Sandyport on April 10.
Rev Moss noted
that back in 1999, he gathered a team and began appealing for the sacred
spaces in Clifton to be preserved for the history, culture and
enjoyment of Bahamians...
BTC introduced the Samsung S10 device to its device suite on April 11th
with an energy filled launch event at its Mall at Marathon retail
Ben Freeman, Director of Business to Consumer said, “BTC
has shared a great relationship with Samsung over the years. Just like
Samsung, we are committed to giving our customers exactly what they want
so they can do more of what they love...
Blue Orchid Brings It Home with Three International Marketing Industry Awards
Blue Orchid Advertising and Public Relations Agency (Blue Orchid) is a
Platinum winner in the 2018 Summit International Awards competition for
its work with The Central Bank of the Bahamas. Blue Orchid, in
partnership with Colina Financial Advisors Ltd. (CFAL), received the
Summit Marketing Effectiveness Award for “Education Marketing” based on
its design and execution of the “Get Money Smart Bahamas” national
financial literacy campaign, which was launched on behalf of The Central
Bank last year...
New Carnival Cruise Ship Brings Unique Port Canaveral Travel Option
In March 1991, the 1,241-guest Mardi Gras became one of the first Carnival ships to homeport at Port Canaveral, where she offered three- and four-day cruises to the Bahamas until she and sister ship ...
Strachan proved his worth when he took down the record, winning the ninth gold for The Bahamas of the 48th CARIFTA Games which is into its last day at the Truman Bodden Sports Complex in George Town, ...
WILDEY, Barbados – It was not supposed to be a strong showing by team Bahamas on day two the 2019 CARIFTA Swimming Championships, but the swimmers did not get the memo. as they swam their hearts out ...
Rights Bahamas yesterday announced that it has been granted a hearing before the Inter-American Commission on Human Rights to shine light on the abuse of migrants in the Bahamas. The hearing will take ...
Legislation to Regulate Digital Assets and Registered Exchanges Being Explored in The Bahamas
Minister of Finance Peter Turnquest says the legislation will help The Bahamas grow its reputation as an innovative and responsive financial centre. NASSAU, The Bahamas, Thursday April 4, 2019 – Draft ...
An Insider's Look At One Of The Most Exclusive Residential Communities In The Bahamas
The Baker's Bay Golf & Ocean Club, located along a stretch of private perfection on the Bahamian island of Great Guana Cay in the Abacos, is way more than just another private beach community. Sure, ...
Construction crane crashes into Royal Caribbean's Oasis of the Seas in Bahamas; 8 hurt
A crane toppled over onto a Royal Caribbean cruise ship Monday with no passengers on board in the Bahamas, according to news reports. The Oasis of the Seas vessel was in dry dock and out of service at ...
The cable news channels and the public couldn't get enough of the Anna Nicole Smith soap opera. The ringmaster judge, the three contenders --Virgie Arthur, Howard K. Stern and Larry Birkhead -- and ...