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June 25, 2018
Justices won't hear case of anti-gay marriage florist

WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Supreme Court is ordering Washington courts to take a new look at the case of a florist who refused to provide services for the wedding of two men because of her religious objection to same-sex marriage. The justices' order Monday means [...]
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March 08, 2013
Oldest florist invests in new future

The oldest florist in the country is growing.
The Nassau Florist and its division JW/Events are shifting over to the historical Villa Flora building on Dowdeswell Street and Victoria Avenue, boosting its space by more than 2,000 square feet. The move, expected to occur on April 1, is an essential component of its overall expansion plans.
Al Collie, the general manager of Nassau Florist, said the b...

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November 07, 2012
Nassau's oldest florist has outgrown its location

The oldest established florist in The Bahamas is moving. The owner, Jim Whitehead, released this statement yesterday: "The Nassau Florist is practically an institution in The Bahamas and is well-known for its location on Shirley Street, just west of Mackey Street and across from the Texaco gas station, where it has been for nearly 60 years.
According to Whitehead, that is why it took much deliber...

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The NEW Nassau Florist/JW Events hosts Grand Re-opening celebration
June 11, 2013
The NEW Nassau Florist/JW Events hosts Grand Re-opening celebration

The press and public are invited to attend the Grand Re-Opening reception for Jim Whiteheadís The Nassau Florist and JW Events. The event will be held at Villa Flora (formerly Gaylordís Indian Restaurant) on Dowdeswell Street (across from the hospital) on Thursday, June 13, 2013. A private reception will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. which will include a ribbon-cutting ceremony at 6:00 p.m. ...

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March 14, 2013
Florist Store Robber gets 7 Years

Two cases set for trial ended without the respective juries having to deliberate. In one case, the Crown withdrew a murder case against a defendant; and in the second case the defendant admitted guilt before the Crown called witnesses.

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Red Carpet Spotlights at BIFF with Nassau Florist, Jim Whitehead Jolly Roger Ltd
November 26, 2012
Red Carpet Spotlights at BIFF with Nassau Florist, Jim Whitehead & Jolly Roger Ltd

The Nassau Florist is pleased to be the official provider of decor and flowers, and sophistication for the 2012 Bahamas International Film Festival. With over 60 years of continuous operations, few other enterprises in the Bahamas have the same institutional knowledge, know how, and strength.

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May 24, 2019
Starting a Small Business just faster and easier

Department of Inland Revenue introduces provisional licences...The Department of Inland Revenue (DIR) is continuing its efforts to improve ease of doing business by helping to speed up the process for entrepreneurs to start a new business...

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May 03, 2016
Bahamas Holds Successful Bridal Event in Washington D.C.

The Bahamas Ministry of Tourismís (MOT) Romance Department held its latest Signature Bridal Event at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C., May 1, amid inclement weather.

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Luciano's of Chicago is set for the Bahamas Bridal Association's first show
August 20, 2013
Luciano's of Chicago is set for the Bahamas Bridal Association's first show

Bridal Bootcamp and Bridal Show.
Lucianoís of Chicago prepares to take soon-to-wed couples on an experience they will never forget at the first-ever Bahamas Bridal Associationís Bridal Boot Camp and Bridal Show on 28th and 29th September 2013...

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October 21, 2016
'Beyond frustrated'

Several business owners still without power two weeks after Hurricane Matthew said yesterday they are unable to pay salaries due to the decrease in business.

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