Cow and Bull Controversy: Topic of Next Levy Preserve Lecture Series
The public is invited to attend the upcoming Lecture Series at the Leon Levy Nature Preserve on Wednesday, May 30th, 2018 at 5pm. The topic is ‘Super Storms in the Bahamas: Controversy at the Cow and Bull, Eleuthera’, by John and Joan Mylroie. The lecture is free.
Upcoming: 20th Annual Palmetto Point Homecoming – May 17th to 21st
Upcoming this weekend is the 20th Annual Palmetto Point Homecoming festival, being celebrated with the theme, “Moving Forward Together in Success”. Activities include live band performances by the High Rock Band, with guest Bahamian performing artists – Bodine, Fanshawn, Q’pid, Funky D, Trigga, M. Deez and Bahamian Trae, swimsuit fashion show, floating bar, kiddie corner, […]
Works Minister Outlines Government’s Infrastructure Agenda In Eleuthera
Minister of Works, the Hon. Desmond Bannister announced infrastructural upgrades to improve delivery of services for Eleuthera, Spanish Wells, and Harbour Island at the 6th Eleuthera Business Outlook, April 26th, 2018 at Valentine’s Resort and Marina in Harbour Island. Mr. Bannister revealed the government’s plans to assist in ‘creating a world class Eleuthera, Harbour Island […]
Eleuthera… All That Jazz 2018 – Entertaining and Educational
The 6th annual Eleuthera… All That Jazz 2018 took the island by storm on the weekend of Wednesday, April 11th to Sunday, April 15th, with a series of exciting jazz performances at locations throughout Eleuthera, from mesmerizing beach fronts, to the hopping good time atmosphere at the Governor’s Harbour fish fry, amazing ocean fronts, to […]
EXTENDED FORECAST FOR THE BAHAMAS 16th May to 20th May, 2018
EXTENDED FORECAST FOR THE BAHAMAS May 16th to 20th, 2018 General Situation: A broad surface trough and low pressure system is interacting with an upper level low over the Southeastern Gulf of Mexico to produce unsettled weather across Florida, the Bahamas and parts of the Greater Antilles Islands. The low pressure system and trough […]
The University of The Bahamas Commencement Ceremony honours and
celebrates the hard work, dedication and perseverance of our students
who are proudly crossing the threshold to become graduates of our
beloved institution. As a time-honoured tradition, Commencement has
special significance for all academic communities and ours is no
RBC launches new youth education initiative in the Caribbean
Today, Rob Johnston, Head of RBC Caribbean Banking, announced that RBC
Future Launch, RBC’s signature initiative focused on equipping youth
with the opportunities and skills to succeed in an ever-changing and
technologically-evolving workforce, will be coming to the Caribbean.
RBC Future Launch, RBC works with young people to bring community
leaders, industry experts, governments, educators, and employers
together to help design solutions and harness resources for our youth to
chart a more prosperous future...
When Frankie Campbell was a first grader at William Gordon Primary
School he was hit by a car while crossing Wulff Road. Frightened, the
six-year-old returned home. Too afraid to tell his mother he kept the
news a secret until the pain in his left leg grew unbearable, forcing
him to speak up.
“I’m grateful it wasn’t worse than that, but it
could have been,” said Mr. Campbell, the Minister of Transport and Local
Government. “I’m privileged to be in a position where I could help
prevent that from happening to somebody else.”...
ride in the Formula One race simulator at the Mall at Marathon located
outside Kelly’s House & Home entrance, this Saturday is expected to
drive home a message that many Bahamians have for years ignored –
texting and driving do not mix.
Saturday, May 12, kicks off the event of the Bahamas Motor Sports
Association for the United Nations Global Road Safety Week, an
initiative backed by the FIA, the governing body for motor sports
Bahamians Earn Coveted Awards from Global Real Estate Brand
A rental queen, a top rookie and a broker who racked up over $1 million
in sales in less than a year were among five agents at Better Homes and
Gardens MCR Bahamas Group recognized by the international franchise for
outstanding sales performance.
It is a landmark achievement for
the local company that bought into the global franchise just two years
ago, essentially making it is a division of the world’s fastest growing
residential real estate brand...
It didn’t take long for word to get out, and the illegal marriage was dissolved in February 1995. Sadly, Aaliyah died in a plane crash in the Bahamas in August 2001 at the age of 22. Despite dating for nearly two years before marrying on July 8 ...
Ex-boyfriend grieves over 'wonderful' South African found dead in Bahamas
“She was one of the most wonderful people on this planet and my life will be less without her.” Those were the words on Wednesday of Frank Gilmore‚ the ex-boyfriend of 25-year-old South African Carla van Eeden‚ who was found dead in a Bahamas hotel.
Tennessee Vols morning report: New VFL coordinator, basketball schedules
Lady Vols going back to Bahamas tournament – Dan Fleser, Knoxville News Sentinel The Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team is heading to the Bahamas to play in the Junkanoo Jam next season over Thanksgiving. They last played in the event in 2013 and will ...
Disappointing in comparison to previous Norwegian cruises
First, to offer a free 5 night cruise to the Caribbean or Bahamas means that we'd have to cruise out of Florida. Since we chose to cruise out of New York, I would hope something would be offered that would allow us to cruise out of that same port.
Man with stage 4 cancer detained after cruise docks in Florida, family says
The family, who are from the Ozarks region of Missouri, had an "awesome" time on their cruise aboard the Carnival Elation, which departed Jacksonville, Florida, on Thursday and returned on Monday after traveling to the Bahamas, McDevitt said. But ...
Things to do in Nassau for the adventure-hungry traveller
If you want a side of excitement with your suntan... There’s no denying that the Bahamas’ famed white beaches are absolutely worth flying over for, but there’s a lot to do in Nassau that goes beyond a sun lounger. As the capital of the sun-drenched ...
Scripps National Spelling Bee has record number of spellers for 2018
The 516 spellers registered for the 2018 Bee come from all 50 states, the District of Columbia, American Samoa, Guam, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, Department of Defense Schools in Europe and eight other countries: the Bahamas, Canada, Ghana ...
Scripps National Spelling Bee To Welcome 516 Spellers To Compete In 2018 National Finals
the Bahamas, Canada, Ghana, Italy, Jamaica, Japan, South Korea and the United Kingdom. The spellers range in age from 8 to 15. For the first time, there are two sets of identical twins competing. A total of 113 spellers have previous experience competing ...
Joel Embiid’s offseason: Vacationing with model, trolling Celtics
After the 76ers were defeated by the Celtics in the second round, Philadelphia’s star center washed his troubles away on the shores of Paradise Island in the Bahamas. Joined by model and rumored gal pal Jocelyn Chew, Embiid, 24, took some time to unwind ...
Disney Cruise Line’s 2019 Sailings Include New York Departures
In fall 2019, the Disney Magic sails to Bermuda, Bahamas and Canada from New York, followed by Bahamian and Caribbean voyages from Miami. Photo: Disney Cruise Line/Matt Stroshane The Disney Cruise Line released its 2019 sailing schedule this week and it ...
SA woman, 25, found dead in the Bahamas News24 The family of a South African woman has been left with more questions than answers after the 25-year-old's body was found in a hotel in the Bahamas. Carla van Eeden had finished crewing on a yacht and decided to spend a few days relaxing on Paradise ...
“THE RIGHT STEPS ON BAHA MAR” - The Bahama Journal
“THE RIGHT STEPS ON BAHA MAR” The Bahama Journal Former Attorney General and Minister of Legal Affairs, Allyson Maynard Gibson says the successful outcome of negotiations of the Baha Mar project is proof that the Christie Administration took the right steps at the right time for Bahamians and the ...
TOURISM BOOKING BOOMS The Bahama Journal Their goal is to bring The Bahamas to life with these top social travel influencers who have their own independent audiences as well as leveraging their platform and data to showcase The Bahamas through their eye, while inviting the public to share.