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November 22, 2011
Mother's touch sparks service passion

When Michael Russell returned home from schooling in the U.S. in 1989, he did not know what he wanted to do with his life.
He found his answer just under his nose, when he observed the love his mother had for her work.  Then a barmaid at the Pilot House Club, every night she brought home an excitement and passion that moved him, and allowed her to take care of 12 kids at the same time, he sai...

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November 15, 2010
RECRIMINATIONS FLY ON BAHAMAS RESORT PURCHASE

By ALISON LOWE

Business Reporter

alowe@tribunemedia.net

RECRIMINATIONS continue to fly between the former frontrunner to purchase world-renowned sportsfishing destination, Walker's Cay, and representatives close to the property's sellers, each side accusing the other of failing to be forthright over the reasons behind the deal's collapse.

Nonetheless, each side yesterday still indicated a will...

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November 09, 2010
New buyer signs LOI for key resort

By ALISON LOWE

Business Reporter

alowe@tribunemedia.net

There is "great interest" from a variety of potential buyers in Walker's Cay, Abaco, after its New York-based vendor put the 69-acre island back on the market after a potential deal with a Turks and Caicos-based company fell apart.

Diane Jenkins, of Jenkins Realty, the US-based realtor marketing the property, said a Letter of Intent to pu...

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September 10, 2010
Airplane in crash 'not insured for commercial operations'

The airplane that crashed off the coast of Grand Bahama late August was not insured for commercial operation, according to Tribune sources.

The operators of the six-seater Piper Aztec aircraft that went down in waters 26 miles off Grand Bahama did not have the proper certificates

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June 27, 2017
The Bahamas half marathon road race comes Aliv

Aliv, continuing in its sponsorship for fitness and athletics in the country, has signed on as a platinum sponsor for the Bahamas Roadmasters Running Club's (BRRC) fifth staging of 'The Bahamas Half Marathon series'. The event includes the half marathon (13.1 miles), the three-person half marathon relay, a 10 kilometer (K) race (6.2 miles), and the 5K (3.1 miles) race.
The annual series of events,...

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Bahamas Half Marathon Road Race Comes ALIV
June 26, 2017
Bahamas Half Marathon Road Race Comes ALIV

ALIV, continuing in its sponsorship for fitness and athletics in the country, has signed on as a platinum sponsor for The Bahamas Roadmasters Running Club’s (BRRC) fifth staging of “The Bahamas Half Race series”...

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May 27, 2016
People, food and the Johnnie Walker experience

Commonwealth Brewery Limited (CBL) recently hosted a series of dinner events featuring Paulo Figueiredo, regional reserve ambassador from Diageo, who explored the nuances of rums and food with rum and food enthusiasts at Billfish Grill at Palm Cay at which Johnnie Walker Gold Label Reserve, Platinum and Blue were featured.

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May 13, 2016
An evening of Zacapa and dining at Graycliff

Commonwealth Brewery Limited (CBL) recently hosted a series of dinner events featuring Paulo Figueiredo, regional reserve ambassador from Diageo, who explored the nuances of rums and food with rum and food enthusiasts at Zacapa Rum Dinners at Graycliff and at Luciano's Restaurant, Port Lucaya, Grand Bahama; and the Johnnie Walker event at Billfish Grill, Palm Cay; at which Johnnie Walker Gold Labe...

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April 16, 2014
Marching bands striking the right notes in education

Research has shown that learning music facilitates the ability of students to learn other subjects and enhances skills that they inevitably use in other areas. It is also an avenue for students to be able to further their education by being awarded scholarships.
After the recent National High School Marching Band Competition, Yonell Justillien, director of bands at Government High School, says peo...

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2013 Great Abaco Family Fitness Weekend Results and Summary
March 25, 2013
2013 Great Abaco Family Fitness Weekend Results and Summary

The 2013 Great Abaco Family Fitness Weekend was a great success, and in the second year managed to more than double the participation from the inaugural year. This year 185 persons participated in the athletic events – including a 1-mile open water swim, a Sprint triathlon, an Olympic triathlon, a kid's 1-mile run, and a 5k/10k fun run/walk.

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