Bahamas Local Stories

Three day weather forecast 18-20 January, 2016
Three day weather forecast 18-20 January, 2016

January 18, 2016

GENERAL SITUATION: A stationary front across the Central Bahamas will lift north as a warm front tonight into early Friday morning, creating unsettled weather over the area; meanwhile, a low pressure system in the Gulf of Mexico is approaching from the west and will increase the winds across the Northwest Bahamas.

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British lawmakers to debate banning Trump from U.K.
British lawmakers to debate banning Trump from U.K.

January 18, 2016

Britain's lawmakers will debate Monday whether the government should ban the U.S. presidential race's Republican front-runner from entering the United Kingdom. As CBS News correspondent Mark Phillips reports, Donald Trump is doing in Britain was he's done at home: becoming the news...

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Agriculture Ministry announces 2016 Agricultural Expo set for early March

January 18, 2016

Promoting the Bahamas Government’s plan for food security, the Ministry of Agriculture & Marine Resources officially launched the Bahamas National Agricultural, Marine Resources & Agribusiness Expo 2016, in the conference room at the Ministry's headquarters on East Bay Street, January 15.

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Bradley B. Roberts respond to Michael Pintard dishonest diatribe
Bradley B. Roberts respond to Michael Pintard dishonest diatribe

January 18, 2016

Serial loser Senator Pintard has a problem with my past interest in the Beer, Wines and Spirits Industry - one in which I became the President of the largest company at the age of 29.

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Historic Bahamas Foundation Fair

January 18, 2016

Hundreds of Bahamians are expected to pack the grounds of Collins House on Shirley Street Saturday, February, 6, 2016 when The Historic Bahamas Foundation and a dozen sister NGOs host the first fair of its kind – a trinkets to treasures sale and extravaganza with shared proceeds benefitting more than a dozen causes and thousands of Bahamians.

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NEMA presented with generators from Pan American Development Foundation

January 18, 2016

an American Development Foundation (PADF) presented the National Emergency Management Agency (NEMA) with several generators for emergency purposes, Thursday, January 14, 2016.

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Prime Minister visits job fair in Grand Bahama

January 18, 2016

While in Grand Bahama on Friday, Prime Minister the Rt. Hon. Perry G. Christie toured the 3rd Annual Grand Bahama Technical, Industrial and Maritime Career Opportunities Fair.

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Lady Finlayson wins BTC condo

January 18, 2016

For the second year in a row, BTC gave away a home to participating customers as a part of its text-to-win and Christmas promotions.

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NHI: Setting the record straight
NHI: Setting the record straight

January 18, 2016

There has been much misinformation about what National Health Insurance (NHI) Bahamas is and how it will impact our lives. We want to set the record straight. The implementation of NHI in The Bahamas is a major advancement in moving our country forward and taking care of our people. A paradigm shift is underway. This is not business as usual.

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Atlantis once again sponsors 5K Race for the Cure
Atlantis once again sponsors 5K Race for the Cure

January 18, 2016

The reality of breast cancer and its affects on the lives of Bahamians is becoming more and more prevalent among team members of Atlantis, Paradise Island as the world famous mega-resort property continues to support the fight to find a cure.

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Castrol Quote of the day: January 18th, 2016
Castrol Quote of the day: January 18th, 2016

January 18, 2016

Castrol Quote of the day: January 18th, 2016
"Listen to your engine. The
sound it makes may be
hidden, but the damage
caused by surface wear is
all too real, because 75% of
engine wear happens during
warm up! Castrol Magnatec
- intelligent molecules that
cling 24 - 7."

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Monday January 18, 2016 Gas Prices
Monday January 18, 2016 Gas Prices

January 18, 2016

For prices today on gas check out BPSU, AutoServ, Texaco, Esso and Shell service stations...

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2016 Opportunities and possibilities

January 18, 2016

This January brings a new season; this new season brings with it opportunities and possibilities.

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This week in The Bahamas - Commentary by Elcott Coleby- Jan 11-15, 2016
This week in The Bahamas - Commentary by Elcott Coleby- Jan 11-15, 2016

January 18, 2016

This week in The Bahamas - Commentary by Elcott Coleby- Jan 11-15, 2016

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Christie continues to sell false hope on Baha Mar

January 18, 2016

While thousands of Baha Mar employees remain out of work and Bahamian contractors are owed millions of dollars for work done at the Cable Beach resort, Prime Minister Christie continues to sell false hope. This is sad.

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Marathon Bahamas Day 1 photos
Marathon Bahamas Day 1 photos

January 17, 2016

Here are some images from the Marathon Bahamas 2016 Day 1 Run For The Cure, Susan G Komen.

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Castrol Quote of the day: January 16th, 2016
Castrol Quote of the day: January 16th, 2016

January 16, 2016

Castrol Quote of the day: January 16th, 2016
"Welcome to 'Hood-Check'
Saturday..."
1. Check your fluids.
2. Check your hoses.
3. Check your tires.
"...and remember, we're
open until 1 today if you
need to top up or replace a
bulb."

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Update: Post-tropical storm Alex
Update: Post-tropical storm Alex

January 15, 2016

Update: Post-tropical storm Alex

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Severe weather warning for Bimini and the Berry Islands and a severe weather watch for Abaco
Severe weather warning for Bimini and the Berry Islands and a severe weather watch for Abaco

January 15, 2016

Severe weather warning for Bimini and the Berry Islands and a severe weather watch for Abaco

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Statement by the Department of Immigration on various matters
Statement by the Department of Immigration on various matters

January 15, 2016

The Department of Immigration advises the general public of the status of a number of immigration matters under active review.

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