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May 08, 2020
People are still living in hurricane shelters

WITH the COVID-19 pandemic impacting daily operations, Deputy Director of Social Services Kim Sawyer said yesterday officials are not certain when shelters for Hurricane Dorian's victims will be completely deactivated. This includes the Bahamas Acad

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May 08, 2020
Repairs to Fishing Hole Bridge to be completed before start of hurricane season

Final repairs to the Fishing Hole Road Bridge are expected to be completed before or at least by the beginning of the hurricane season, which begins in June, according to Minister of State for Disaster Preparedness, Management and Reconstruction Iram Lewis. Lewis, along with Deputy [...]
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May 07, 2020
Repairs to Fishing Hole Bridge to be Completed Before Start of Hurricane Season

Final repairs to the Fishing Hole Road Bridge are expected to be completed before or at least by the beginning of the hurricane season, which begins in June, according to Minister of State for Disaster Preparedness, Management and Reconstruction, the Hon. Iram Lewis...

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May 07, 2020
Abaconian fears over hurricane readiness

ABACO residents, still grappling with life after Hurricane Dorian, feel the island is in no way ready for the start of hurricane season next month and fear the worst is to come.

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May 06, 2020
Darville: We need to build more hurricane shelters on high ground

Human Rights and Environmental activist Joseph Darville says "ample hurricane shelters built on high ground" are needed to avoid the catastrophic deaths that occurred with Huirricane Dorian, warning "we better get prepared" as even stronger storms ar

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May 05, 2020
Hurricane shelter shortage exposed

THE International Organisation for Migration has warned The Bahamas is not ready for the 2020 hurricane season.

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December 28, 2018
'Aquaman' is like a strong hurricane: It blows!

Aquaman (Rated T) Cast: Jason Momoa, Amber Heard, Patrick Wilson, Nicole Kidman Genre: Action adventure fantasy Dwight's rating: Despite the attempts by some fast-food operations to convince us otherwise, fish and cheese don't naturally make a comfortable pairing in most circumstances. And in the few [...]
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September 12, 2011
NEMA receives funding towards Hurricane Irene relief efforts

NASSAU, The Bahamas - The Lyford Cay Foundation and the Lyford Cay Club donated a total of $10,000 to the National Emergency Management Agency, towards the Hurricane Irene relief efforts.
The presentation was made to Captain Stephen Russell, Director of NEMA, on September 9, 2011 at the Churchill Building.
Captain Russell thanked the organizations for the donation, stating that the funds would be ...

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September 12, 2011
NEMA Gets tools for Hurricane Irene repairs

NASSAU, The Bahamas - The National
Emergency Management Agency, NEMA, accepts an assortment of equipment
from Sinclair's Rent-A-Tool & Sales, during a presentation on
Friday, September 9, 2011.  The tools consist of generators, grinders,
tile cutters, skill saws, hammer drills and other equipment at an estimated
cost of $6,000. Captain Stephen Russell, Director of NEMA said he was
pleas...

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April 07, 2020
Experts warn 2020 hurricane season will be 39above average39

WEATHER experts are warning that the 2020 Atlantic hurricane season is poised to be an above average one, with two to four major hurricanes expected.

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