Are Valley Boys set to lose crown to Saxons
Are Valley Boys set to lose crown to Saxons

January 21, 2020

QUESTIONS swirled last night about whether the official results of the 2019 Boxing Day Junkanoo Parade strips the Valley Boys of its victory and pushes the Saxons Superstars into first place...

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Band Ready! Urban Band to participate in Tampa MLK Parade

January 20, 2020

Members of the Urban Renewal Marching Band, their instructors and chaperones, departed the Lynden Pindling International Airport (LPIA) Thursday (January 16) for Tampa, Florida, where they will participate in the 31st Annual City of Tampa Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade...

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IDENTITY Group Show to open the 2020 Exhibition Year at Doongalik Studios

January 06, 2020

Doongalik Studios announces their first Exhibition of 2020 entitled “Identity” a group show of new works by artists Nowé Harris-Smith and Spurgeonique Morley on Friday, January 24 from 6-9pm...

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The master prepares to dance

January 03, 2020

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater member Courtney Celeste Spears has taught master classes all around the world, and now she’s bringing that level of her mastery of the dance art form to The Bahamas with a one-day Master Class series. Spears will host a one-day modern/contemporary class followed by choreography...

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'Joy of Christmas' to debut at Dundas: musical showcases talented teens

January 03, 2020

The school teacher turned playwright/theater director, Shuree Munnings (center, foreground), with the cast of "Joy of Christmas"...

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Two great Golden Globe-nominated films to see before Sunday's awards

January 03, 2020

This image released by Netflix shows Scarlett Johansson, left, and Adam Driver in "Marriage Story." The film is nominated for a Golden Globe for best motion picture drama. APThe 77th Golden Globe Awards take place this Sunday...

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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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LENO helps bring “Colours” to Bay Street

December 17, 2019

For the fifth consecutive year and on the cusp of its tenth anniversary, LENO Group of Companies donated $10,000 this week to Colours Junkanoo Organization, representing the single largest annual donation to the group...

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The Governor General Hosted Junkanoo Legends Circle Induction

December 16, 2019

Governor General His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius A. Smith hosted the Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture's Annual Junkanoo Legends Circle Induction Ceremony at Government House, Friday evening, December 13, 2019...

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A nation's 'heartbeat'

December 13, 2019

Kalik, the beer of The Bahamas, recently launched its "Who are We!" campaign featuring limited 16-ounce cans and bottles branded with various Junkanoo groups, which sparked a national conversation and ignited the enthusiasm of Junkanooers and Bahamians alike.
You may know many people named Jeff, it may even be your government name, but there's one place apparently you don't want to be known as Jeff - and that's in the Junkanoo shack. Your name might be Peter, it might be Paul, but if [...]
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Evangelizing the gospel through a holistic approach

December 12, 2019

Nat Beneby III's character, Dave, with his film wife, Shelly, portrayed by Ancilla Knowles in a scene at the hospital...

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Oasis Sandyport to Host LeBlanc Trunk Show One Night Only

December 11, 2019

NASA astronaut Scott Kelly described The Bahamas as “the most beautiful place from space”. The protected archipelago is known for its treasured aquamarine waters and the marine life that inhabits it. However, it was the creativity of two young women that made it possible to carry a little piece of The Bahamas with them everywhere they went.
Now you can too!..

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Award-winning Caribbean Singer/Actor Jonathan Farrington Hits The Hamptons With ‘A Raisin In The Sun’

December 10, 2019

Once known for his chart-topping gospel songs in his native Bahamas and placing second overall on Canada’s hit reality talent show ‘The Shot’, Jonathan Farrington is wowing American audiences with his theatrical performances. Farrington is receiving rave reviews for his for his role as Joseph Asagi, the Nigerian college student and love interest of the Younger daughter in Lorraine Hansberry’s classic play ‘A Raisin In The Sun’...

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Carol Lightbourn to Release Two New Children's Books

December 09, 2019

Doongalik Studios is very excited to announce the Book Launch on Thursday, December 19 from 6-8pm of two new children’s book by Bahamian author, Carol A. Lightbourn entitled Misty the Surrey Horse and Peppy Potcake which were published locally by Media Enterprises Ltd. Her first children’s book, Lincoln the Lazy Lizard, was published in 2000...

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Dario Erics Productions' 'Shattered' stage play comes to the Atlantis Theatre

December 06, 2019

The poster for Dario Poitier's stage play "Shattered", which will be on stage tonight and Saturday, December 7 at the Atlantis Theatre...

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Dundas Builder Awards Presented to Stalwarts at Government House

December 05, 2019

The Board of Directors of the Dundas Centre for the Performing Arts held their Recognition Awards Ceremony for stalwart 'Dundas Builders' at Government House on Tuesday, December 3, 2019. The Dundas Builder Award recipients are pictured with Governor General, His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius A. Smith (seated centre). Also pictured is Gwen McDeigan receiving her award from the Governor General...

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Caribbean American Cultural Arts Foundation hosts fundraiser for The Grand Bahama Children’s Home

December 02, 2019

With the assistance of countless local and international donors, the Grand Bahama Children’s Home (GBCH) continues to push toward its goal of welcoming their children back for the Christmas holidays...

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Bahamians participate in CEDA Business of Music programme

November 26, 2019

The Caribbean Export Development Agency (CEDA) and the Access Accelerator, Small Business. Development Centre (SBDC) partnered to have three Bahamians participate in the Business of Music (BOM) programme hosted by CEDA...

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The Governor General Views 36th Central Bank Art Competition and Exhibition

November 11, 2019

The Central Bank of The Bahamas hosted its 36th Annual Art Competition and Exhibition on Thursday, attended by Governor General His Excellency the Most Hon. Cornelius A. Smith who viewed the newest renditions of local high school students and commended their talents.

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BAIC's BahamArts Festival Opens at Heritage Village, Arawak Cay

November 01, 2019

The Bahamas Agricultural and Industrial Corporation's ‘flagship’ BahamaArts Festival 2019, slated for November 1 and 2, opened at Heritage Village, Arawak Cay, today under the theme, “Bahamian Tings.” The popular festival is in keeping with BAIC’s mandate and mission to stimulate and encourage the creation, expansion and promotion of small and medium-sized businesses by facilitating training opportunities for entrepreneurs...

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