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4 times you should stay home for the holidays
4 times you should stay home for the holidays

December 24, 2015

Whether it's severe food allergies or fragile sobriety, toxic relatives or family food pushers, experts sort out whether staying put is your best option and how to get through the holidays whole.

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9 Best Christmas movies you can stream right now
9 Best Christmas movies you can stream right now

December 24, 2015

Get your annual dose of “A Christmas Carol” on Netflix, some Frosty and Rudolph on Amazon Prime, or take a chance on a 2016 Independent Spirit Award nominee.

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True spirit of Junkanoo will shine through
True spirit of Junkanoo will shine through

December 24, 2015

JUNKANOO Corporation of New Providence Chairman Silbert Ferguson has declared that the "true spirit" of Junkanoo will shine through during the highly-anticipated Boxing Day Parade tomorrow night...

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Police beefing up security for Junkanoo parades, holidays

December 24, 2015

Assistant Commissioner of Police Leon Bethell said yesterday that police have intensified their patrols on the island ahead of the upcoming Boxing Day Junkanoo Parade.

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The 2nd Popeyes Bahamas Bowl is here!
The 2nd Popeyes Bahamas Bowl is here!

December 23, 2015

Today is the day college football fans around the country have been waiting for. The second edition of the Popeyes Bahamas Bowl kicks off at noon at Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium.

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More patrons expected for this year's Popeyes Bahamas Bowl
More patrons expected for this year's Popeyes Bahamas Bowl

December 23, 2015

The in-stadium audience for today's Popeyes Bahamas Bowl is expected to surpass the 13,000 number that was experienced for the inaugural game last year, especially among the foreign visitors.

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Moncur, Ferguson set for international Scout training
Moncur, Ferguson set for international Scout training

December 23, 2015

Scouts Andrew Moncur, assistant leader of the 4th Bahamas Troop, and Valentino Ferguson of the 12th Bahamas Scout Group have been identified for leadership training by executives of the Scout Association of The Bahamas, and afforded the opportunity to do so at the Inter-American Leadership Conference in the Republic of Guatemala.

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Exciting Popeyes Bahamas Bowl tailgate party planned
Exciting Popeyes Bahamas Bowl tailgate party planned

December 23, 2015

This year's Popeyes Bahamas Bowl tailgate party promises to be more exciting than ever, with more activities planned for the Christmas Eve game.

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Miss Colombia writes note after Miss Universe gaffe: "Your destiny is written for you"

December 23, 2015

Miss Colombia Ariadna Gutierrez wrote a long note on Instagram late Tuesday about the Miss Universe debacle in which she was mistakenly crowned the winner. Miss Universe host Steve Harvey accidentally announced Gutierrez as the winner when he read the results on Sunday. Within minutes, though, the crown was taken away and instead given to the night's actual winner: Miss Philippines Pia Wurtzbach...

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Major: Carnival planning has yet to start

December 23, 2015

Bahamas National Festival Commission (BNFC) Chairman Paul Major admitted yesterday that the commission had yet to begin planning for the 2016 carnival.

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Sunshine Holdings employee receives Chairman's Award

December 22, 2015

Christmas came early for employees of Sunshine Holdings Limited – one of whom walked away with the coveted Chairman’s Award.

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GSO's 10th Anniversary
GSO's 10th Anniversary

December 22, 2015

Glinton Sweeting O’Brien marked its 10 year anniversary in island chic elegance at the Albany resort last month with over 200 guests in attendance including International and Bahamian clientele, political officials, staff, family and friends.

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Bahamas striping partners with The Ministry of Social Services to spread holiday cheer
Bahamas striping partners with The Ministry of Social Services to spread holiday cheer

December 22, 2015

The season of giving has not ben lost at The Bahamas Striping Group of Companies. Recently, the company donated 1,500 hams and turkeys, and over 500 toys to The Ministry of Social Services.

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Sales slow, but officials promise a flawless Junkanoo parade

December 22, 2015

OFFICIALS from the Junkanoo Corporation of New Providence yesterday raised concern about slow ticket sales as they guaranteed that this season's parades will be "flawlessly and excellently produced"...

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Freeport's 2nd annual Midnight Madness event a success

December 21, 2015

This past Friday, busy shoppers flocked to the downtown area to witness the first ever laser light show in Downtown Freeport.

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Government Printing's "Christmas in the Sun"

December 21, 2015

The Government Printing Department held its Christmas Party under the theme, “GPD Christmas in the Sun,” December 18, at its offices.

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Steve Harvey explains how he mistakenly announced the wrong winner of Miss Univers

December 21, 2015

Steve Harvey made a major blunder on Sunday when he accidentally announced that Miss Colombia, Ariadna Gutierrez, was the new Miss Universe when the crown was really supposed to go to Miss Philippines, Pia Wurtzbach...

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Sandals Foundation spreads holiday cheer throughout Nassau and Exuma
Sandals Foundation spreads holiday cheer throughout Nassau and Exuma

December 21, 2015

Almost 2,000 toys distributed by the foundation.

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Pandora's Box at The Venetian Las Vegas

December 18, 2015

Pandora's Box at The Venetian Las Vegas, February 18-21, 2016.

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Increase announced in Junkanoo seed funding

December 18, 2015

JUNKANOO groups in New Providence are to receive large increases in seed funding, with the A groups to get $30,000 and B groups $15,000...

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