Press Releases

Bahamas Feeding Network Extensors Hands to Feed Residents of Senior Citizens and Children's Homes
Bahamas Feeding Network Extensors Hands to Feed Residents of Senior Citizens and Children's Homes

August 02, 2019

The residents of nearly 20 senior citizens and children’s homes across New Providence received hot meals courtesy of the Bahamas Feeding Network (BFN) and the recent steak out it held...

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Mrs. Patricia Minnis Honoured with SPARKS Award in St. Thomas

August 02, 2019

Mrs. Patricia Minnis was highly commended, and awarded, for her commitment to mentoring girls throughout the Commonwealth of The Bahamas at a SPARKS “Flames of Inspiration and Commitment Grand Gala” at the Mark C. Marin Center in St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands, July 20, 2019.

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Castrol Quote of the Day: August 2, 2019
Castrol Quote of the Day: August 2, 2019

August 02, 2019

"ATTENTION FISHERMEN, JUST IN TIME FOR
CRAWFISH SEASON!
Buy 7 cases of 'Castrol
Super Outboard Plus'
quarts, GET 1 CASE
FREE!"
*At Bay Street Garage. Certain
conditions apply.

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Severe Weather Warning Update
Severe Weather Warning Update

August 01, 2019

The Bahamas Department of Meterology has issued A Severe Thunderstorm Warming from 5:00PM EDT until 7:00 PM EDT THURSDAY 1 AUGUST 2019...

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Bahamas Striping Group of Companies and Rotary Bahamas Launches Second Back to School Campaign

August 01, 2019

It’s an unfortunate fact that preparing children to return to school is not cheap. The Bahamas Striping Group of Companies (BSGC) recently launched its 2019 Back To School campaign in partnership with Rotary Bahamas.

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Penn, Pratt Centres to Establish Own Beekeeping Apiaries

August 01, 2019

Officials at the Ministry of Social Services and Urban Development have teamed up with Bahamas Ambassador to CARICOM, His Excellency Reuben Rahming to establish beekeeping programmes at both the Simpson Penn Centre for Boys and Williemae Pratt Centre for Girls.

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Minister Campbell Applauds $37,000 Donation to the Grand Bahama Children’s Home

August 01, 2019

Minister of Social Services and Urban Development, the Hon. Frankie Campbell visited Grand Bahama, July 31, 2019 to participate in the presentation of a substantial financial donation to the Grand Bahama Children’s Home.

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Church Summer Campers Learn About Human Trafficking

August 01, 2019

First Assistant Secretary of Ministry of National Security and Co-Chair of the Ministry of National Security's Trafficking in Persons Inter-Ministry Committee Susanne Knowles (pictured), assisted by Secretary of the Trafficking In Persons Secretariat Corrections Corporal Keva Sherman, speaks to Church of God of Prophecy Englerston Summer Camp participants on the topic of trafficking in children, on July 31, 2019.

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Contract Signed for Dune Stabilization and Shoreline Road Improvement, Elbow Day

August 01, 2019

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis today addressed a Contract Signing Ceremony for Elbow Cay Dune Stabilization to keep the shoreline road in safe condition and mitigate shoreline erosion.

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Severe Weather Warning Update
Severe Weather Warning Update

August 01, 2019

The Bahaams Deparment of Meteorlogy has issued A Severe Thunderstorm Warning Update from 10:25 AM EDT UNTIL 11:55 AM EDT THURSDAY 1 AUGUST 2019...

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OPENING OF THE 2019/2020 CRAWFISH SEASON
OPENING OF THE 2019/2020 CRAWFISH SEASON

August 01, 2019

The Department of Marine Resources takes this opportunity to remind stakeholders and the general public that the crawfish season opens on Thursday, 1st August, 2019. As stakeholders prepare to take advantage of the season, the Department admonishes all concerned to recall that:

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Road Paving For St. Michael's Road & Tropical Gardens Road

August 01, 2019

Please be advised that the Ministry of Public Works/Bahamix will begin carrying out Road Paving Works.

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SEVERE WEATHER WARNING THURSDAY AUGUST 1ST 2019
SEVERE WEATHER WARNING THURSDAY AUGUST 1ST 2019

August 01, 2019

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR ANDROS AND ITS ADJACENT WATERS.

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SEVERE WEATHER WARNING
SEVERE WEATHER WARNING

August 01, 2019

A SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WARNING IS IN EFFECT FOR EXUMA, RAGGED ISLAND, LONG ISLAND, ACKLINS, CROOKED ISLAND AND THEIR ADJACENT WATERS.

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SBDC Graduates 18 Entrepreneurs from Over-The-Hill Program Giving $45,000 in Grants

August 01, 2019

The Access Accelerator, Small Business Development Center (SBDC) held its first graduation for the program’s Over-The-Hill component. At the ceremony, 18 graduates received certificates of completion and grant cheques for investment into their businesses totalling $45,000.

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Castrol Quote of the Day: August 1, 2019
Castrol Quote of the Day: August 1, 2019

August 01, 2019

"CRAWFISH SEASON
IS JUST ABOUT HERE,
GUYS!
Buy 7 cases of CASTROL
SUPER OUTBOARD PLUS
QUARTS GET 1 CASE FREE!"
*At Bay Street Garage. Certain
restrictions apply.

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CBC Wraps Up Sprite Summer of Basketball With Hooping By The Park Sponsorship

July 31, 2019

The Caribbean Bottling Company (CBC) and the local basketball community had an exciting summer with a series of Sprite sponsored events. The Sprite Summer of Basketball included the Buddy Hield Hope Elite 24 Clinic and Summer Camp, the Sprite Basketball Tournament in partnership with the Royal Bahamas Police Force, Peace On Da Streets, the Kevin Johnson Basketball Summer Camp, and will culminate with the Hooping By The Park Tournament.

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Contract Signed for Stabilization of Coastal Road, Elbow Cay

July 31, 2019

ELBOW CAY, ABACO, The Bahamas -- A contract was signed between the Government of The Bahamas and Bahamas Marine Construction Co. Ltd. for the shoreline stabilization of ‘Dune Road’ at Elbow Cay, Abaco, to provide safer passage for residents traversing the area.

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MOYSC Cooking Apprentice Summer Campers

July 31, 2019

Minister of Youth, Sports and Culture the Hon. Lanisha Rolle encouraged her Ministry's Youth Division Cooking Apprentice Summer Campers and viewed samples of their learned skills, on July 22, 2019, at R.M. Bailey Senior High School.

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The Warren Logan Rolle Apprenticeship Program

July 31, 2019

Warren Logan Rolle has the proud distinction of being the first Managing Director of The Bahamas Development Bank, a position he held for ten years, 1978 to 1988. Mr. Rolle entered the Bank with an extensive amount of experience and professional skills

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