Bahamas Local Stories

The Bahamas takes 3rd place in Men's 4x400m relays
The Bahamas takes 3rd place in Men's 4x400m relays

August 22, 2016

In a great leg ran for The Bahamas, by Chris "Fireman" Brown, The Bahamas takes the Bronze Medal...

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Artist Spotlight|Angelika Wallace-Whitfield

August 04, 2016

Among the numerous art exhibitions held and to be held this summer, one stands out as an honest expose on life and how we truly live

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Bahamas takes on Tahiti in friendly contest

July 29, 2016

The Bahamas Beach Soccer National Squad took on the #4 ranked Tahitian National Team in a friendly match on Wednesday evening.

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Buddy Hield is in The Bahamas, 242 Represent

July 20, 2016

Buddy Hield, Bahamian basketball player recently drafted to play for the New Orleans, Pelicans, is in town for the weekend...

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What You Should Do If There's a Terrorist Attack When You're Travelling

July 18, 2016

In the wake of terrorist attacks in Europe—in addition to the frequent tragedies in the Middle East—travelers are exercising caution, and with good reason. But should you continue to travel (and you should continue to travel), you need to be prepared...

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Bahamas to Trade Yuan

June 20, 2016

The Bahamas’ Minister of Financial Services, Hope Strachan has revealed that the country is being developed as a trade hub in Chinese currency.Strachan told parliament that the Government of The Bahamas has taken advantage of several opportunities for project financing from the Chinese Government and from Chinese corporations...

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Tonight's full moon is the first on the Summer Solstice since 1967

June 20, 2016

Look for a spectactular 'strawberry moon' shortly after sunset this evening. We're in for a celestial show tonight with full moon coinciding with the Summer Solstice for the first time since 1967...

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Water Spout Activity Spotted in Some Parts of The Bahamas

June 15, 2016

Water Spout Activity Spotted in Some Part of The Bahamas...

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MMA Sensation Kimbo Slice Dies At Age 42

June 07, 2016

Professional mixed martial artist Kimbo Slice died Monday at age 42, Bellator MMA announced.

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REFERENDUM POLLING DIVISIONS - JUNE 7, 2016,
REFERENDUM POLLING DIVISIONS - JUNE 7, 2016,

June 06, 2016

THE POLLING DIVISIONS FOR THE JUNE 7, 2016 REFERENDUM ARE AS FOLLOWS:

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In gorilla's death, critics blame mother, Cincinnati Zoo
In gorilla's death, critics blame mother, Cincinnati Zoo

May 31, 2016

Those are some of the words the Cincinnati Zoo & Botanical Garden used Sunday in a contrite explanation for the death of Harambe, a 17-year-old western lowland gorilla killed on Saturday to save a boy who slipped into the zoo's habitat...

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NAGB announces three exciting new exhibitions

April 28, 2016

The National Art Gallery of The Bahamas (NAGB) is pleased to announce the official opening of its three newest exhibitions: EN MAS': Carnival, Junkanoo and Performance Art of the Caribbean; Genesis: The beginning of souls in time; and From Columbus to Junkanoo.

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Top Beach Soccer Player in the World Aims to Lead Bahamas to Qualification

April 28, 2016

Heimanu “Manu” Taiarui, the No. 1 beach soccer player in the world, lead the Tahiti national team to victory over Italy in a penalty shootout at the 2015 FIFA Beach Soccer World Cup.

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Musicians and Entertainers Participate in Meet in Beijing Arts Festival

April 27, 2016

In a bid to “jump-start the Bahamian music industry in international markets,” a delegation of more than 40 Bahamian musicians and entertainers will participate in the Annual Latin American and Caribbean Cultural Exchange at the 2016 Meet In Beijing Arts Festival, a major artistic gathering.

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Breaking News: Music icon Prince found dead at age 57

April 21, 2016

According to The Hollywood Reporter, music icon Prince has been found dead in his recording studio in Minnesota at just 57 years old. Reports began coming in early Thursday from TMZ and other sources about the shocking death, however, the local Sheriff's office has yet to release the official name of the deceased as they are in the process of doing an investigation and notifying next of kin.

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Passing of Mr. Frank Hanna
Passing of Mr. Frank Hanna

April 15, 2016

Frank Hanna has died after a short illness. The Frank Hanna Cleaning Company was his; built from the ground up, as it evolved into a Bahamian brand. He was venerated in the business world, as he became a colourful figure outside the office.

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"Blood everywhere": Survivors describe carnage carnage

March 22, 2016

Shocked witnesses described a harrowing scene after deadly explosions rocked the Brussels airport and subway system Tuesday, splattering blood across the airport's departure lounge and collapsing the ceiling...

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Senator and Chairman of the FNM Michael Pintard Resigns
Senator and Chairman of the FNM Michael Pintard Resigns

March 21, 2016

Dear friends and family, as signaled this morning in my post, I have decided to tenure my resignation as Chairman of the Free National Movement and as an Opposition Senator effective immediately.

The FNM and the PLP are different in how we approach governance and crisis...

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Russia gives U.S. new ultimatum in Syria cease-fire

March 21, 2016

Russia on Monday warned the United States that it will start responding to cease-fire violations in Syria unilaterally starting Tuesday if the U.S. refuses to coordinate rules of engagement against the violators...

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Thursday March 17, 2016 Gas Prices
Thursday March 17, 2016 Gas Prices

March 17, 2016

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

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