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November 29, 2011
Marathon Bahamas: Cobi all set to run the half marathon

THIRTY seven-year-old Cobi Morrales of Miami, a running shoe store owner, is expected to compete in the half marathon at Marathon Bahamas - slated for January 15 next year.

Last weekend, the Guatemalan-born Morrales won the 40th Space Coast half marathon in 1:17:36 after deciding to enter the event at the last minute.

To Morrales, the half marathon was less about mathematics than about doing wel...

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August 30, 2011
SOLES4SOULS: Sorority Sponsored Shoe Drive for Lewis Yard Primary School

On the heels of Hurricane Irene and in support of the Soles4Souls organization, members of the Pi Upsilon Omega Chapter of the illustrious Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Incorporated, along with members of GBPA VOLUNTEERS and Jon Wes Shoe Store are helping to change the world, one pair at a time. During the first week of school, the entire student body of Lewis Yard Primary, comprised of nearly 150 s...

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May 10, 2011
Shoe empire built on passion for footwear

If you were ever told that you are too young to start your own business, you may want to take pointers from one of the newest Bahamian entrepreneurs, 22 year-old Maritza Turnquest.
Maritza had a passion to be an entrepreneur. She coupled this with her passion for shoes — and the Shoe Empire was born.
During the store’s grand opening at the beginning of this month, Maritza reflected on...

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November 09, 2010
Letter: A no win situation for the Police!

EDITOR, The Tribune.

On November 1, 2010 days after a police shooting in Montagu, The Tribune had the following headlines:

* "Five quizzed over club stabbing death"

* "20-year-old man dies in hospital"

* "Spate of armed robberies over weekend"

* "Shootings leave three people in hospital"

This was followed by November 4th headlines in The Tribune:

* "Violent clashes outside cou...

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June 02, 2010
2010/2011 Budget Debate Contribution - Minister Earl Deveaux

commend the Rt. Honourable Prime Minister and his team for their leadership and competence in finalizing the budget.

I especially single out

The Prime Minister for continuing to engage every corner of The Bahamas as he seeks solutions to the challenges before us. I have never heard of a man having so many people and being so available. Contrary to the view expressed publicly. I know that ...

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November 17, 2020
Businesses launch ShopLocal initiative; Voice crucial need to support local companies to rebuild the economy

Amid an unprecedented economic recession, more than forty-five (45) local organizations have joined forces to support the ShopLocal campaign...

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May 16, 2017
Falls and footwear

Every year in the United Kingdom, one in three people over 65 will fall. This rises to almost half with people aged 80 and above. Falls are the single, biggest reason for admission to the hospital and presentations to the emergency department in people aged 65 years and over. Falls account for over four million days spent in the hospital a year in England alone.
Ninety-five percent of hip fracture...

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GR Sweeting customers support The Ranfurly Homes For Children
September 23, 2015
GR Sweeting customers support The Ranfurly Homes For Children

GR Sweeting renewed its partnership with The Ranfurly Homes For Children this back-to-school season.

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January 27, 2015
Walk for your health

It is estimated that almost 50 percent of adults make one or more New Year's resolutions each year, with one of the most popular resolutions about improving health, weight loss and exercise.

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August 30, 2016
Choosing athletic shoes for your children

Summer for some children is already over, with the majority of children preparing to return to school in a matter of days.

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