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Save The Bays saves the day with 7000 donation to Grand Bahama summer camp
May 01, 2014
Save The Bays saves the day with $7000 donation to Grand Bahama summer camp

Summer just got a whole lot sweeter for the youngsters of Sir Charles Hayward Children’s Library camp thanks to a $7000 donation from fast-growing environmental advocacy group Save The Bays...

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May 01, 2014
Save The Bays saves the day with 7,000 donation to Grand Bahama summer camp

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama -- Summer just got a whole lot sweeter for the youngsters of Sir Charles Hayward Children's Library camp thanks to a $7000 donation from fast-growing environmental advocacy group Save The Bays.
The annual Grand Bahama camp offers traditional Bahamian activities such as boat building, straw craft, crochet and sewing in an effort to cultivate an appreciation for the history a...

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Music and Heritage Festival Showcases best of Bahamian Culture
March 16, 2013
Music and Heritage Festival Showcases best of Bahamian Culture

Georgetown, Exuma - From stories about the rebellious slave Pompey to more modern times of independence, the Ninth Annual Bahamian Music & Heritage Festival has certainly lived up to its billing of showcasing the dynamic facets of local history and culture.

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July 13, 2012
Scull the boat challenge

Veteran skipper and boat builder Sheldon Gibson has sent out a challenge to anyone who thinks they have what it takes to scull a dinghy boat.
The old tradition will come alive again on July 22, the final day of competition in the Sands Man in the Boat Sailing and Sculling Race. The mini regatta, featuring E-class boats, is set for July 21 at the Montagu Beach.
"All of those loud mouth people who t...

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May 04, 2012
Five Events Celebrated The Earth

Eleuthera, Bahamas – Earth Day 2012 celebrations in Eleuthera took on a whole new transformation where dreams, vision and collaboration were some of the successful ingredients that made it one, like no other. Six figures were invested into this project and as people learned more about the One Eleuthera Foundation, verbal pledges were committed towards signature projects on the Island. Branding Ele...

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April 25, 2012
Exuma's economy prepares for boost

Exuma will receive a major economic boost this weekend, as hundreds are expected to travel to that island this week to participate in the National Family Island Regatta.
Godfrey Gray, the island's chief councilor, revealed to Guardian Business that hosting the annual boating event has great meaning for the economy. He shared how Exumians look forward to the regatta because it is a venture that ev...

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October 01, 2011
Facts and fiction about diversification

This column was first published on July 20, 2010

At a recent service marking his demission from office, the head of a prominent denomination offered the heated view that the Bahamian economy desperately needs to be diversified.
He proclaimed that he had advised successive governments of this need, but that his advice went unheeded.   Unfortunately, the religious head seems as expert in ...

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October 28, 2019
Bahamian Brewery Marks Major Post Dorian Milestone with Reopening of Jimmy’s Wines & Spirits in Grand Bahama

Two months of hard work, sweat, and determination culminated in the reopening of the Bahamian Brewery & Beverage (BBB) Company’s flagship retail store in Freeport on Monday. Jimmy’s Wines & Spirits officially reopened its doors, once again welcoming its scores of loyal customers as well as a staff complement of at least 12 people who will resume work...

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August 09, 2019
Palm Cay Wins Favorite Among Boaters for 5th Consecutive Year

Palm Cay Marina on New Providence’s southeastern coast has sailed away with the coveted title of boaters’ favourite marina in The Bahamas for the fifth consecutive year.

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Colors Junkanoo Opens 2018 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show with a Bang Bahamas Signature Junkanoo Culture was a Mega Hit for Show's Opening
November 02, 2018
Colors Junkanoo Opens 2018 Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show with a Bang Bahamas Signature Junkanoo Culture was a Mega Hit for Show's Opening

The BMOTA also Unveiled its New Bahamas Pavilion...The 2018 Fort Lauderdale International Show (FLIBS) opened with a burst of kaleidoscope colors and high energy on October 31, as the Colors Junkanoo group...

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