Bahamas Local Stories

The Bahamas International Film Festival: An Interview With Hanxiong Bo
The Bahamas International Film Festival: An Interview With Hanxiong Bo

November 26, 2018

BahamasLocal.com had the pleasure of granting filmmaker Hanxiong Bo with his first ever interview so he could tell us all about his film "Haircut" that is going to be featured in the upcoming Bahamas International Film Festival.

It will be showing Thursday, November 29th 3:10pm @ Galleria Cinema Marathon Mall Screen B and Saturday, December 1st 12:00pm
@ Inagua Room, Baha Mar Convention Center.

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Virginia Cavaliers Are The 2018 Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis Champions!
Virginia Cavaliers Are The 2018 Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis Champions!

November 23, 2018

The game it was all leading up to saw the Wisconsin Badgers go up against the Virginia Cavaliers in an intense battle to see who would become the champions of the 2018 Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis Basketball tournament.

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Large Crowd for 2018 Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis Game 5 Dayton Flyers Vs Virgina Cavaliers
Large Crowd for 2018 Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis Game 5 Dayton Flyers Vs Virgina Cavaliers

November 22, 2018

Games 5 of 2018 Bad Boy Mowers Battle 4 Atlantis Basketball tournament sees the two teams, Dayton Flyers and Virginia Cavaliers going head to head in a heated hustling match of who wants it more.
It was an aggressive first half with lots of contact 19 fouls in total spreading over both teams, double digit turn overs and non stop grappling for the ball.

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Oklahoma Sooners Versus Wisconsin Badgers Opens Day 2 Of Battle 4 Atlantis
Oklahoma Sooners Versus Wisconsin Badgers Opens Day 2 Of Battle 4 Atlantis

November 22, 2018

If you haven't guessed it yet, it's that time again. It's time for 8 Division 1 Men's NCAA Basketball teams to come together in the island nation of the Bahamas and, Battle 4 Atlantis. The title of champion of the Battle 4 Atlantis over the years has become something these NCAA teams only revere but seek to capture year after year.

Day 2 of Battle 4 Atlantis opened with a bang in an explosive game 5 of the tournament between the Oklahoma Sooners and the Wisconsin Badgers.

The Wisconsin Badgers come out victorious over the Oklahoma Sooners 78 - 58.

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Former PLP Chairman Bradley Roberts died today
Former PLP Chairman Bradley Roberts died today

October 25, 2018

Former PLP Chairman Bradley Roberts died today...It has been confirmed that former PLP Chairman Bradley Roberts...

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Cannabis is set to be legalised in Antigua and Barbuda, as Prime Minister says 'racist' laws that banned it damaged the Rastafarian communit
Cannabis is set to be legalised in Antigua and Barbuda, as Prime Minister says 'racist' laws that banned it damaged the Rastafarian communit

October 23, 2018

Antigua and Barbuda will allow the use of medical cannabis, Prime Minister Gaston Browne has announced, in addition to decriminalising the possession of small amounts of the drug...

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BTC Spam Alert
BTC Spam Alert

October 09, 2018

BTC advises its mobile customers to avoid any calls originating from a “375” area code and also not to return these calls. The calls have been identified as a ‘one ring spam hoax’...

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Tiny Hurricane Beryl Intensifying, May Reach Lesser Antilles as a Hurricane Late Sunday or Monday
Tiny Hurricane Beryl Intensifying, May Reach Lesser Antilles as a Hurricane Late Sunday or Monday

July 06, 2018

In less than a day, Beryl went from an area of interest to the first hurricane of the 2018 Atlantic hurricane season...This tiny hurricane may strengthen a tad more into Saturday...

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Bahamas Bowl says THANK YOU
Bahamas Bowl says THANK YOU

June 28, 2018

Returning to The Bahamas for its 5th consecutive year, Bahamas Bowl seeks to do it bigger & better...The Committee for this Bowl in The Bahamas, is led by Lea Miller-Tooley,Director of Sales & Marketing...

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Golden Isles MP-Vaugh Miller...FIRED!
Golden Isles MP-Vaugh Miller...FIRED!

June 19, 2018

Prime Minister Dr. Hubert Minnis has fired Golden Isles MP Vaughn Miller from his position as a parliamentary secretary after Miller voted last night against the VAT increase...

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Webshop Employees and Demonstrators March Against Pending Increase on VAT

June 14, 2018

Web shop employees and other demonstrators marched downtown today in protest of the pending 60 percent increase in value added tax (VAT) and the proposed sliding scale tax scheme for web shop operators...

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2018 FIFA World Cup Games Schedule

June 14, 2018

Follow the World Cup games by viewing the schedule below...

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Legal Affairs State Minister Johnson Addressed Public Forum on Interception of Communications Bill

January 31, 2018

Hundreds of Bahamians packed the audience at the University of The Bahamas Harry C. Moore Library Auditorium on Monday evening at a Bahamas Bar Association 2018 Legislative......

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Gary Sands Takes Helm at Jimmys and Bahamian Brewery and Beverage Company

January 30, 2018

Gary Sands is making history in the beverage industry worldwide. He is one of the youngest persons ever to take the helm of a major beverage company. At the age of 27, Gary has recently been promoted to General Manager of Jimmys Wines.....

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BTC TOWER RIGGER TO RECEIVE AN INTERNATIONAL AWARD

January 30, 2018

BTCs Senior Manager of Mobile Network Operations, Clement Rolle, will receive the Chairmans Coin Award from the National Association of Tower Erectors (NATE) next month in Nashville, Tennessee. This award is presented to individuals that.......

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BTVI to Holland College: Discovering the Possibilities

January 30, 2018

As individuals, we tend to place limitations upon ourselves regarding dreams and ambition, which is a self-imposing threat to our own success. Nothing is impossible once you believe you can. As Nike says, Just do it. These were the encouraging words of Keandra Knowles - a student at the Bahamas.......

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BahamasLocal.com Participates in The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure

January 15, 2018

"The Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure series is the worlds largest and most successful education and fundraising event for breast cancer ever created...Komen focuses on supporting those with the fewest resources: uninsured, underinsured and low-income women and men unable to access care..."

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Prime Minister Dr. the Hon. Hubert Minnis Surgery a Success
Prime Minister Dr. the Hon. Hubert Minnis Surgery a Success

January 04, 2018

The Cabinet Office informs the general public that the Prime Minister, Dr. The Honourable Hubert A. Minnis surgery yesterday, 3rd January, 2018, at the Princess Margaret Hospital was successful. The Prime Minister thanks Dr. Jeffrey Sweeting who removed a cataract from his eye as well as the anesthetist, Dr. Mark Weech for their professional care and attention. The Prime Minister tolerated the procedure well and was sent home 2 hours later to convalesce and follow the doctors orders.

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Three Bahamians To Receive Knighthoods
Three Bahamians To Receive Knighthoods

December 30, 2017

The Queen's New Year Honour list is out and several Bahamians are being honoured, including 3 receiving Knighthoods.

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(Video)Supernova: BahamasLocal.com reflects on our time with Ronnie Butler

November 20, 2017

As the country mourns the loss of Bahamian music legend Ronnie Butler BahamasLocal.com reflects on our time with the icon during an interview six years ago. We love you Ronnie.

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