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September 23, 2014
Kiwanis donates playgrounds to Cat Island schools

A native daughter of the soil and a descendant from Dumfries and New Bight, Kiwanis Lieutenant Governor Christine King's passion for service took her beyond New Providence where she has settled the last 24 years.
It took King back to her hometown in Cat Island to give back to the children in the island's northern settlements - Dumfries and Orange Creek. She was instrumental in funding and organizi...

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February 24, 2014
Rotaract reaches out to help Philippines

WHEN Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines last November, a local service club sprang into action to find out how they could help.

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August 27, 2014
Culinary team pays visit to governor general

The national culinary team, Bahamas Hotel and Tourism Association representatives and sponsor companies paid a visit to Governor General Dame Marguerite Pindling at Government House last week. The governor general thanked the team for their participation in the recent Taste of the Caribbean culinary competition in Miami, Fla., and expressed her pride and appreciation for the Bahamian team and the ...

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June 10, 2014
QBS takes part in North American Sand Soccer Championships

The Quality Beach Soccer (QBS) Club traveled to Virginia Beach over the holiday weekend to take part in the North American Sand Soccer Championships (NASSC) in Virginia Beach, Virginia.
The NASSC is the world's largest amateur beach soccer festival, and The Bahamas was well represented. In two games, they went up against Rave, a team from Deerfield Beach, Florida, and Team Canada.
The game against...

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May 17, 2012
A woman worthy of praise

She's a woman who leads her children by example, with her husband Pastor Perry Wallace. And although she raised six children, she still found time to give of herself to community and church events. She participates in the Ministry of Sisters; she's a director of the Chums Department in Awana and the Ministry of Prayers at her church, Blue Hill Gospel Chapel, and it's for this reason that Marjorie ...

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March 05, 2014
Freeport girl guides and rangers go camping

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama -- The 4th Freeport girl guides and rangers completed a successful camp the weekend of February 28-March 2. The twenty-one girls and their leaders camped out in the beauty of Williamstown Beach. Despite the cold on the first night, the guides and rangers enjoyed themselves with wide games, nature walks, patrol games and great food.
As always the Grand Bahama community was ve...

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May 21, 2014
Bonefish Bonnies make big catches at Deep Water Cay

DEEP WATER CAY, Grand Bahama - Proving that fishing "isn't just a guy thing", the 165 members of the Bonefish Bonnies are all about the catch! This year they returned to Deep Water Cay for their third visit with fourteen members showing how ladies reel them in.
The Bonefish Bonnies are an all-ladies angler club hailing from the Ocean Reef Club in Key Largo, Florida. They named their club in honor ...

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September 08, 2011
Club Land'Or suffers communication breakdown

A bounced check of almost $10,000 and disconnected telephone service at Club Land'or are just some of the latest signs of financial trouble at the Paradise Island property.
After finally producing several long-awaited checks owed to employees from salary deductions taken but never deposited to their credit union, the property is now unable to make good on that effort.  That's due to the absen...

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April 08, 2014
BFSB 'millennials society' to develop young workforce

The Bahamas Financial Services Board (BFSB) is set to launch its latest "people power" initiative in the form of the Bahamas Millennials Society, a club of financial services professionals with a goal of ensuring the brightest and the best young employees are retained within the sector.
According to a series of surveys in recent years, "millennials" - those born between 1980 and 1995 - represent a...

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May 28, 2014
Top swimmers from Barracuda Invitational recognized

Once again, the Barracuda Swim Club partnered with Leno Corporate Services Limited to hold its 2nd Annual Leno Corporate/Barracuda Invitational Meet. The meet, which was held at the Betty Kelly-Kenning National Swim Complex, was the platform for swimmers trying to achieve times to qualify for the rapidly approaching 43rd RBC Bahamas National Swimming Championships.
In the girls 8-and-under divisio...

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