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August 20, 2015
Growth from Tragedy

In a crisis, a person can decide to have a negative attitude about it, or they can decide to have a positive attitude; they can decide to have a forward motion or backward motion.

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January 29, 2016
Gift to hospital to help care for those in need

THE Princess Margaret Hospital yesterday received four new dialysis machines and a fully-equipped mammogram workstation as a part of two unique fund raising efforts - all components Health Minister Dr Perry Gomez said would certainly aid scores of Bahamians as National Health Insurance (NHI) looms.

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March 04, 2011
400,000 gift to COB to support art students

HELEN Astarita and her husband, Ben, came to the Bahamas quite by accident more than 50 years ago. But her extraordinary donation of $400,000 to the College of the Bahamas' School of Communication and Creative Arts to support budding artists in a thriving art programme is anything but happenstance.

The largest single gift to the college specifically directed toward funding the study of art, this ...

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January 10, 2011
Letter: What a gift we have in Junkanoo!

EDITOR, The Tribune.

It was 2:30am on New Year's morning. My friends and I were discussing whether or not it would be worth it to go down town for Junkanoo. Should we just pack it up and head home? As it turns out we decided to rally up and venture out. As we made our way down Parliament Street to Bay Street, I asked many a person: "Who you think ga win this one?" To which I received many colou...

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October 03, 2010
Cost of stadium'gift'

"Millions in stadium contracts on the way"Nassau Guardian, Page A5, Saturday, 2nd October 2010. A recent(2nd October 2010)issue of The Nassau Guardian carried a story on page A5 outlining the need for the government to borrow fifty million dollars to finish the Oakes Field stadium and build the necessary supporting infrastructure.
So, the$30 million'gift of a stadium'to be built primarily with for...

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January 18, 2012
Deveaux: Maritime Education 'A Crucial Gift'

The Bahamas' maritime industry is one that Bahamians need to take greater ownership in, as it has already brought millions into the country.

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February 02, 2012
Give the Gift of Fashion This Valentine's Day

With Día del Amor y la Amistad just a few weeks away, it's time to
start thinking of what to gift your special sugarplum for Saint
Valentine's Day.

Forget flowers and chocolate and give the gift that will keep on giving, fashion!

Whether
you're in the market for a gift for your main man or a dainty little
number for your special lady, the recently opened Will & Ives
boutique in the M...

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June 20, 2011
Cables examined 2007 PLP loss

As politicians in The Bahamas craft their strategies ahead of the next general election, an examination of U.S. diplomatic cables on the 2007 poll may prove instructive.
One May 2007 cable said the Progressive Liberal Party held many advantages going into that election.
"It was a well-financed incumbent, held 29 of the 40 seats in Parliament, and boasted of a strong economy, job growth, and bill...

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August 13, 2012

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March 03, 2011
400,000 gift fuels passion and purpose for the arts

NASSAU, Bahamas -- Helen Astarita and her husband, Ben, came to The Bahamas quite by accident more than 50 years ago. But her extraordinary donation of $400,000 to The College of The Bahamas' School of Communication & Creative Arts to support budding artists in a thriving art programme is anything but happenstance.

The largest single gift to The College specifically directed toward funding the s...

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