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Exciting lineup of Independence events
Exciting lineup of Independence events

July 05, 2019

AN exciting calendar of events has been prepared for this year's independence celebrations...

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Opposition on Grand Bahama to Independence celebrations date change

July 05, 2019

THE change of date of the Independence Celebrations to July 8 on Grand Bahama is not going over well with some residents who feel it is breaking national tradition, and are calling for celebrations to be held as usual on July 9...

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Ignite amazed across all fronts
Ignite amazed across all fronts

July 05, 2019

From the cultural show showcasing Bahamian storytelling, singing, playing, ringplay games; and tastebuds fired up with flavors from local as well as global chefs, Ignite was a success. Chef Simeon Hall Jr.'s latest venture in his stellar series of events brought together the talents of [...]

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Independence Celebrations Launch with National Pride Day

July 04, 2019

The National Independence Committee will officially launch the 46th Anniversary of Independence Celebrations on Friday, 5th July, 2019 at 10:00am – 1:00pm in Parliament and Rawson Squares, Bay Street.

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THE BIG QUESTION: What changes do you want to see before the 50th year of Independence in 2023

July 01, 2019

As we prepare to celebrate the 46th anniversary of Bahamian Independence, what changes would you like to see in the nation before the 50th anniversary?

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Arabian Nights supper club
Arabian Nights supper club

June 29, 2019

Alexandra Maillis-Lynch has always got something cooking – and it’s not just food to fill the belly, it’s food from the world that’s phenomenal and delicious...

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Demure facade, colourful history
Demure facade, colourful history

June 29, 2019

The Villa Doyle, the grand and stately home of old that the National Art Gallery of The Bahamas (NAGB) currently resides in, is a surprisingly tough space to work in. It is undeniably beautiful, but the beauty of its architecture is also marred with the [...]

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'BEY' - a collaborative exhibition by Jalan Harris and Justin Moultrie
'BEY' - a collaborative exhibition by Jalan Harris and Justin Moultrie

June 29, 2019

"As a Pan-Africanist, I paint what is most relatable to me. Representation is important and I have been studying the Moors for years now. It brought a sense of pride to learn about the accomplishments of ancient Africans. 'BEY' is a Moorish title or family [...]

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The Gathering 2019 comes to The Bahamas
The Gathering 2019 comes to The Bahamas

June 27, 2019

Global United Fellowship's (GUF) mandate is to be different in its approach to uniting the Body of Christ and equipping church leaders with the tools necessary to build and maintain healthy churches, according to Presiding Bishop Neil C. Ellis. With that in mind, GUF will [...]

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Train up a child in the way he should go

June 27, 2019

"Remember your Creator in the days of your youth, before the days of trouble come and the years approach when you will say, "I find no pleasure in them." - Ecclesiastes 12:1 I was led to write on this very relevant text as today ends [...]

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Rastas sue for right to use marijuana
Rastas sue for right to use marijuana

June 26, 2019

Members of the Rastafarian community have followed through on a threat to sue the government for the right to use marijuana in their religious sacrament...

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PM highlights close ties at US Independence Celebration

June 25, 2019

The Bahamas joined the United States of America in celebrating the 243rd Anniversary of Independence of the United States on Monday, June 24, 2019 at Albany on the Western tip of New Providence. The official US Independence Anniversary is July 4...

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Bud Light Kicks Off the summer with the Dive Bar Tour & Willis & the Illest Band

June 25, 2019

We all have one, our favorite Dive-Bar. It’s the place you retreat to after a long day; where the bartender knows you by name, where the Bud Light on tap is always ice cold, and where your favorite music is always in rotation...

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Prime Minister Minnis Enjoys All-Andros Crab Fest

June 24, 2019

ANDROS, The Bahamas -- Enjoying the All-Andros Crab Fest this weekend are Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis, Minister of Transport and Local Government the Hon. Renward Wells, and Bain and Grants Town MP Travis Robinson...

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Engaging gifting ideas
Engaging gifting ideas

June 22, 2019

Exclusive talks and intimate sessions, inspired cuisine and exceptional parties are all a part of the Engage! experience the wedding and event industry elite event that recently came to The Bahamas for the first time for the 27th edition featuring three days of inspiration, education [...]

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There are several ways of finding yourself
There are several ways of finding yourself

June 22, 2019

On a late Monday at the end of May, I sluggishly – by fault of a sleepless travel day – made my way through the airport arrivals in Pointe-a-Pitre, Guadeloupe, unaware of the new ways in which...

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The fusion of food, music, art culture
The fusion of food, music, art culture

June 21, 2019

New Providence is going to be lit this weekend as music, art and culture fuse for Ignite, Chef Simeon Hall's latest venture that brings the talent of Bahamian chefs together with his culinary counterparts from around the region...

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Starbucks baristas do battle today before the first milk is even steamed, one competitor bows out
Starbucks baristas do battle today; before the first milk is even steamed, one competitor bows out

June 21, 2019

The first cup of milk hasn’t even been steamed as yet, and one competitor has already bowed out, dwindling the field to six to duke it out for the honor of being called Starbucks barista champion for a year...

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Engaging inspiration, education celebration
Engaging inspiration, education celebration

June 21, 2019

The who's who of the wedding and event industry elite came together for the first time in The Bahamas for three days of inspiration, education and celebration at the luxury wedding and events business summit Engage! 19. The 27th edition of Engage! was an intimate [...]

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QC Munroe fears a marijuana monopoly
QC Munroe fears a marijuana monopoly

June 20, 2019

ATTORNEY Wayne Munroe believes the government's track to cannabis reform will lead to the establishment of a monopoly on local sale and cultivation.Mr Munroe, QC, characterised the appointment...

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