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Ednika Ferguson & Remardo Hudson Win CBC Ambassador Awards

December 22, 2019

Two hardworking Caribbean Bottling Company (CBC) team members were named the 2019 CBC Ambassadors, thanks to votes from their fellow team members. Ednika Ferguson, from the New Providence Customer Service Team, and Remardo Hudson, from the Grand Bahama Warehouse Team, were both acknowledged for their hard work, positive attitudes, and their willingness to constantly go above and beyond for their coworkers and customers...

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Makers Wanted Football Players Coach Bahamian Youth

December 21, 2019

Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl recently held a Youth Football Clinic at the Thomas A. Robinson National Stadium at which Bahamian youth were coached by Buffalo Bulls and Charlotte 49ers teams. The teams arrived Monday to kick off the sixth year of the Makers Wanted Bahamas Bowl. Kickoff takes place today at the National Stadium. Officials of the Bahamas Ministry of Tourism & Aviation will attend the event, televised in the United States on ESPN...

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Prime Minister Minnis Opens 'Refuge' Exhibit at the National Art Gallery

December 21, 2019

Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis officially opened an art exhibition at the National Art Gallery of The Bahamas (NAGB) entitled, 'Refuge,' on Thursday evening, December 19, 2019. The exhibit expresses thoughts and feelings of artists primarily from Abaco and Grand Bahama, who were directly affected by Category 5 Hurricane Dorian...

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AML Foods 4th Annual Feed 5,000 Families Brings Cheer & Goodwill

December 20, 2019

A few days before Christmas, representatives from over 100 soup kitchens, churches and feeding centers, that make up the membership of the Bahamas Feeding Network, descended upon AML Foods Limited’s Solomons Yamacraw store to collect the proceeds from the month-long Feed 5000 Families campaign, the fourth in the series...

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Amazing mural unveiled as Abaco Sunny Waters launched

December 20, 2019

Children of several Abaco communities have teamed up with The Goodness Tour, Water Mission, The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) and the Water and Sewerage Corporation (WSC) to transform a damaged water tank in Marsh Harbour into an amazing piece of artwork...

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Cabinet Office responds to false reports on social media

December 20, 2019

The Cabinet Office wishes to advise that a notice circulating on social media related to the lump sum payment of $1,400 due to public servants in the December 2019 pay period is false...

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A Visage 601 reunion

December 20, 2019

Visage to perform its first
December show with a Visage 601 reunion on Friday, December 27
at Fusion Superplex...

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Salvation Army Donations Down 10
Salvation Army Donations Down 10%

December 20, 2019

THE Salvation Army have experienced a ten percent decrease in donations this Christmas season...

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Doctors will all receive 1,400 - Sands
Doctors will all receive 1,400 - Sands

December 20, 2019

HEALTH Minister Dr Duane Sands said all doctors, including interns and those on contract, will receive a $1,400 lump sum payment as promised to workers in the public service...

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Ex-Top Cop Supports Strachan
Ex-Top Cop Supports Strachan

December 20, 2019

A FORMER high-ranking police officer has said he would have also rejected a transfer to the Ministry of Social Services if he were in the same position as Assistant Commissioner of Police Kendal Strachan...

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Charged With Child Abduction - Again: Woman Accused Of Trying To Steal Boy While On Bail
Charged With Child Abduction - Again: Woman Accused Of Trying To Steal Boy While On Bail

December 20, 2019

ALLEGED child abductor De’Edra Michelle Gibson broke down in tears and blamed the “lodge” for “plotting” against after being charged with attempting to steal a seven-year-old boy while on bail ahead of her Supreme Court trial on similar charges...

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Santa's Wonderland Thrills Grand Bahama Residents

December 19, 2019

The highly-anticipated Christmas In The Bahamas: Santa’s Wonderland event kicked off on December 16 at the YMCA, bringing some Christmas magic to local children and adults alike. Hosted by Bass Pro Shops in partnership with Convoy of Hope, the official opening of the four-day Christmas-themed event attracted hundreds for an evening jam-packed with thrills and surprises...

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OPM GB gives funds to local sporting organizations and marching bands

December 19, 2019

The Office of the Prime Minister in Grand Bahama has shown appreciation for various sporting organizations and the marching band community of the island by presenting each respective group with financial grants to assist their work with the young people...

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Errol Brown's Children in Need Charity Tops $1M Mark

December 19, 2019

The annual 'Errol Brown Children in Need at Christmas Charity Golf Tournament' hit a new high during the recently concluded 2019 edition, bypassing the $1Million mark with a grand total of $1,040,000. And it took them just seventeen years to do it...

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The Ministry of Tourism & Aviation's Team Performed for Christmas Shoppers, Downtown

December 19, 2019

The Ministry of Tourism & Aviation's team performed for Christmas shoppers, downtown, on Wednesday.

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Urban Renewal Band Provides Music for the Downtown Christmas Shoppers

December 19, 2019

Urban Renewal Band performed in downtown Nassau for Christmas shoppers on Wednesday.

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Customs modernization to continue despite the challenges

December 19, 2019

The ongoing implementation of Click2Clear, the new Customs online portal, is requiring cultural change within the Department of Customs and the import industry that is being stubbornly resisted by some. Leadership with the Ministry of Finance and the Department of Customs say they will not tolerate any efforts to undermine the implementation of the new system by those who want to return to the past...

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LunnGold Organization caps off Bahamas Pro Golf Tour second year

December 19, 2019

It is coming to the end of another exciting year for the Bahamas Professional Golf Tour Signature Golf Classics and we are proud to host the Tour Championship sponsored by LunnGold Organization on Sunday, December 29, at the Royal Blue Golf Course, Baha Mar Resort...

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Give thanks

December 19, 2019

It is most certainly not just another Christmas in The Bahamas. After Hurricane Dorian devastated Abaco and Grand Bahama, leaving many people without homes and lives lost..

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Put Up Or Shut Up On Corruption Claim
Put Up Or Shut Up On Corruption Claim

December 19, 2019

PRIME Minister Dr Hubert Minnis wants the representative of a non-profit organisation in Abaco to meet police and divulge details about a corruption allegation he made or apologise for the statement...

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