More Sponsors Sign On For Sunshine Insurance Race Weekend 2015

More Sponsors Sign On For Sunshine Insurance Race Weekend 2015 Susan G. Komen Bahamas Race for the Cure® and Marathon Bahamas slated for January 17-18. A leading energy company, a fast food chain, a major bank and two shipping companies are just the latest to sign on as sponsors of the 6th Annual Sunshine Insurance Race Weekend (SIRW) 2015...

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PM Urges Parents, Teachers-Look for the Precious Qualities in Students that remain undiscovered
Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of The Bahamas, the Rt. Hon. Perry G. Christie, on Wednesday urged parents and teachers not to give up on students who seemed not to be grasping their work...

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More Sponsors Sign On For Sunshine Insurance Race Weekend 2015
More Sponsors Sign On For Sunshine Insurance Race Weekend 2015 Susan G. Komen Bahamas Race for the Cure® and Marathon Bahamas slated for January 17-18. A leading energy company, a fast food chain, a major bank and two shipping companies are just the latest to sign on as sponsors of the 6th Annual Sunshine Insurance Race Weekend (SIRW) 2015...

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Industry Gold for Top Nassau Resort
Sandyport Beaches Resort Achieves top RCI Commendation...

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Sports Builds a Man, Builds Communities
The Hon. Obadiah Wilchcombe, Minister of Tourism, on Wednesday said sport is important because it helps build a man, and build communities...

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Darville Extends Best Wishes to Basketball Players
Minister for Grand Bahama The Hon. Dr. Michael Darville encouraged basketball players participating in the Tabernacle Baptist Christian Academy 16th Thanksgiving Basketball Tournament to exhibit their talents..

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Director General Joy Jibrilu on Bahamas AllStar Marching Band's Performance
Director General Joy Jibrilu on Bahamas AllStar Marching Band's Performance We are extremely proud of the magnificent performance the Bahamas All-Star Band gave at the 2014 Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade this morning...

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Seven Day Weather Forecast November 27-December 4, 2014
Seven Day Weather Forecast November 27-December 4, 2014 GENERAL SITUATION: A cold front moving towards the Central Bahamas will continue sliding southeastwards...

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Ministry of Public Service Update on discussions with the Customs and Immigration and Allied Workers Union
The Customs and Immigration Union registered several Trade Disputes with the Department of Labour, the last of which was registered on 23rd October 2013 The Union applied to the Minister of Labour...

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Hield Returns Home to Lead Oklahoma to come back Win over UCLA in Battle 4 Atlantis
Hield Returns Home to Lead Oklahoma to come back Win over UCLA in Battle 4 Atlantis The homecoming could not have been much happier for Oklahoma guard Buddy Hield. A native of Freeport, Bahamas, Hield scored a game-high 24 points, including 17 in the second half, to help lead the Sooners to a 75-65 comeback victory over UCLA...

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PLP congratulates Prime Minister Christie on 40 years of Public Service
The Holy Bible defines one generation as forty years and for the personal sacrifice and selfless service – placing the interests of this country above self for one generation...

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Wisconsin Rolls Past The Blazers 72-43 In Opening Round Of Battle 4 Atlantis
Wisconsin Rolls Past The Blazers 72-43 In Opening Round Of Battle 4 Atlantis Top-25 teams lost to unranked opponents in each of the first two games at Battle 4 Atlantis. The Wisconsin Badgers made sure the third time would be no harm.

Second-ranked Wisconsin built a 10-point lead less than 10 minutes into the game and maintained a double-digit advantage the rest of the way in defeating UAB 72-43. Wisconsin senior forward Frank Kaminsky said the Badgers were well aware of the two upsets that had taken place during the afternoon session of the opening round.

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Georgetown Grabs Thrilling OT Win Over Florida In Battle 4 Atlantis
Georgetown Grabs Thrilling OT Win Over Florida In Battle 4 Atlantis There are still eight chances for this year’s Battle 4 Atlantis to produce a more exciting game than the one Georgetown and Florida provided late Wednesday night. But that one will be mighty hard to top.


D’Vauntes Smith-Rivera drained an 18-footer with five seconds left in overtime to give Georgetown a 66-65 victory over the Gators. It was the fourth lead change in the final 50 seconds of OT.

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Thursday November 27, 2014 Gas Prices.
Thursday November 27, 2014 Gas Prices. For prices today on gas check out BPSU, AutoServ, Texaco, Esso and Shell service stations...

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Castrol Quote of the day: November 27, 2014
Castrol Quote of the day: November 27, 2014 Castrol Quote of the day: November 27, 2014

"Why not say a big "THANK
YOU" to your car with a
complete 'Castrol Service
Kit' after its serviced
you?-Come in and see us today!
HAPPY THANKSGIVING,
BAHAMAS!"

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Forty (40) Years of The Bahamas and Cuba Diplomatic Relations
The Commonwealth of The Bahamas and The Republic of Cuba celebrated 40 years of diplomatic relations with a Reception held at Hotel RIU Palace Paradise Island on Monday, November 24...

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Pre-Paid Card is Revolutionary and Forerunner of Safety Net Reform
The introduction of pre-paid Visa cards for persons eligible for Social Service benefits was described as “revolutionary” by Minister of Social Services, the Hon. Melanie Griffin...

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DEPARTMENT OF CIVIL AVIATION-Preliminary Report on the Freeport, Grand Bahama aircraft
The public is advised that the Department of Civil Aviation is now in possession of a Preliminary Report on the Freeport, Grand Bahama aircraft crash which took the lives of nine persons, at approximately 5:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 9th, 2014...

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Fred Smith, QC, Appointed Save The Bays Chairman
Fred Smith, QC, Appointed Save The Bays Chairman The rapidly-growing environmental protection advocacy group Save The Bays has announced the appointment of Fred Smith, QC, as chairman.

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Enjoy the holiday season with HBO's exclusive movie premiers in December in the Caribbean
Enjoy the holiday season with HBO's exclusive movie premiers in December in the Caribbean HBO announces the exclusive films premiering in the Caribbean each Saturday at 21:00hrs AST* during the month of December...

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