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Wednesday March 16, 2016 Gas Prices
Wednesday March 16, 2016 Gas Prices

March 16, 2016

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

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Tech's next big thing: Augmented reality

March 15, 2016

Back when Google Glass appeared in 2013, Americans may not have been ready for augmented reality, and one could argue that AR wasn't ready for Americans...

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Tuesday March 15, 2016 Gas Prices
Tuesday March 15, 2016 Gas Prices

March 15, 2016

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

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PMH making international headlines

March 08, 2016

The Princess Margaret Hospital (Nassau, Bahamas) is making international headlines as a Minnesota resident who was treated in January shared his horrific experience with Fox9 KMSP (Minneapolis-St. Paul).

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Allergies and asthma

March 07, 2016

As many celebrate the arrival of spring and warmer temperatures, many others are finding themselves miserable once again due to the onset of allergy season. The Bahamas Ministry of Health has designated March as Asthma Month, and it’s no surprise as those persons with allergic asthma (where asthma symptoms/attacks are brought on by allergens) suffer the most during this time. According to WebMD, “Allergic asthma is the most common type of asthma. About 90% of kids with childhood asthma have allergies, compared with about 50% of adults with asthma.” For anyone suffering from allergies or allergic asthma it is important to understand how this respiratory condition works and what can be done to manage it.

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Bahamian Buddy Hield Honored at Senior's Day

March 02, 2016

Buddy is seen being supported by family, and most especially his mom who was overwhelmed by it all. The best of luck to him, in future endeavors...

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The Dump on Fire....AGAIN!

March 02, 2016

Once again, the City Dump is a blaze...more to come on this...

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Casino Drive, Paradise Island-Closure of Public Beach Access on Development Parcel

March 01, 2016

Below is a letter dated December 29th, 2016; sent to the Minister of Tourism (The Hon. Obediah Wilchcombe)...

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A Mouth Full with DRE helps you fall in love with FOOD
A Mouth Full with DRE helps you fall in love with FOOD

February 11, 2016

As Valentine's Day nears there is no shortage of events meant to attract the attention of the lover in all of us. None quite catches the eye, however, like Amor Alimentos, "Food Love", a gourmet event hosted by local TV show A Mouth Full with DRE.

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Emergency at Sea

February 09, 2016

The Bohengy took on water in the rough seas coming from Eleuthera when the Windows blew out. They were assisted by the U.S. Coastguards as they tried to make their way to the Capital...

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Country legend Travis Tritt to perform in paradise.
Country legend Travis Tritt to perform in paradise.

February 05, 2016

Atlantis, Paradise Island resort in The Bahamas will welcome Grammy Award-winning artist Travis Tritt to paradise on March 5, 2016.

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Hyo Joo Kim Wins 2016 LPGA Tour Classic at Ocean Club course, Paradise Island

February 03, 2016

With an impressive career spread sheet Kim once again, shined. In an interview with Sports Net, Kim said, "Really happy that I won here because it’s just like a really good start to the season," Hyo Joo Kim said through fellow South Korean player Minjee Lee. "Good vibes..."

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Time running out for lottery winner to claim huge prize

February 03, 2016

Time is running out for a $63 million California Lottery winner. Authorities say the holder of a SuperLotto Plus ticket bought at a Los Angeles convenience store last August must redeem it at a lottery office by 5 p.m. Thursday...

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Man Down on Bay Street

February 03, 2016

In what appears to be an accident on Bay Street, amale individual is seen in the image below lying face down...

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Sky Bahamas Flight Lands with One Engine

February 02, 2016

Mid-air a Sky Bahamas flight from Nassau to Freeport experienced engine failure.

We can confirm that the plane safely landed, and we are grateful that all passengers and crew are well as can be given the circumstances.

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Harbour Bay Floods, due to Heavy Rain Today

February 01, 2016

As seen in the images below, The Harbour Bay Shopping Plaza area, is under severe flooding due to the large rain drops in New Providence today.

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Images of golfers and scores at Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic

January 29, 2016

Some scores and golfers from today's Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic at the Paradise Island Golf Course...

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BahamasLocal.com Partners With Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic 2016
BahamasLocal.com Partners With Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic 2016

January 29, 2016

BahamasLocal.com is proud to be a partner of Pure Silk Bahamas LPGA Classic 2016. The Pure Silk-Bahamas LPGA Classic returns to The Bahamas! Hosted by Ocean Club Golf Course at Atlantis, Paradise Island, the tournament promises another year of exciting play and a star-studded field of premiere athletes.

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Zika "spreading explosively, "global health experts warn

January 28, 2016

At a special meeting on Thursday, WHO Director-General Dr. Margaret Chan said the virus -- which has been linked to birth defects and neurological problems -- was "spreading explosively." Health officials said the estimated number of cases is based on previous numbers of infections of dengue fever, which is also carried by mosquitoes...

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Bahamian Buddy Hield of the Oklahoma Sooners LIVE on ESPN @ 11:30

January 28, 2016

Bahamian College Basketball Player Buddy Hield will be interviewed LIVE on ESPN's SportsCenter @ 11:30am (Eastern) TODAY!!!! Tune in on channel 31 Cable Bahamas.

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