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News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Outstanding Students Foundation call on Bahamas Governor General - Nov 22, 2014 - 9:23:29 PM


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NASSAU, The Bahamas -- Bahamas Outstanding Students' Foundation headed by T. Ricardo Whylly paid a courtesy call on Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling, Governor General, at Government House on Wednesday November 19, 2014.

Pictured from left: Paige Smith, Renay Miller, Oudreey Demeritte, T. Ricardo Whylly, Dame Marguerite Pindling, Otalia Pinder-Whylly, Dr. Jennie Lloyd, Remona Taylor and Anaka Young. (BIS Photo/Letisha Henderson)...

Sports

Marathon Globetrotters To Take Part In Marathon Bahamas - Nov 22, 2014 - 3:22:57 PM

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Running Club Will Hold Annual Meeting At British Colonial Hilton

A club that travels the world to run in marathons is about to leave its footprint on another country – The Bahamas.

Marathon Globetrotters will be holding its annual meeting and club reunion at the British Colonial Hilton on January 17, 2015, a day before Marathon Bahamas takes place.

Marathon Globetrotters is a running club, which was founded in February by five runners from the United States and one from Sweden.

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Bahamas Government Launches its First Pre-Paid Assistance Card - Nov 22, 2014 - 3:16:56 PM

NASSAU, The Bahamas -- The Government of The Bahamas celebrated the 50th anniversary of state-operated, ministerial welfare services with the launch of its first-ever, state-operated social services reloadable Pre-Paid Visa Card.

The card will be used to provide state assistance to Bahamians qualifying for food assistance under the Department of Social Services Food Assistance Programme. The launch was held November 20 at Epworth Hall, Shirley Street.

Prime Minister, the Rt. Hon. Perry Gladstone Christie attended the launch and presented the first Pre-Paid card...

Community : Service Organizations

Youth Empowerment Program (YEP) donates to F.O.A.M - Nov 22, 2014 - 2:54:18 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas - Executives, Students and Mentors of the Youth Empowerment Program (YEP) made a donation of non-perishable food items to Families of All Murder Victims (F.O.A.M).

One of the pillars of YEP Bahamas is Community Service and Community outreach. YEP Bahamas decide to partner with F.O.A.M because of the critical work that their organization does in the community with families of murdered victims as well as their outreach and preventative programs with young people in the communities.

F.O.A.M is a non-profit organization founded in 2012...

Bahamas Weather

Bahamas 3-Day Weather Forecast starting Saturday, November 22nd - Nov 22, 2014 - 12:20:46 PM

Weather forecast for the Bahamas for today and tonight, Saturday 22nd November, 2014.

General situation:  A cold front has become stationary across the Northwest Bahamas while a strong high pressure system will continue to generate windy conditions across the archipelago.

Special warnings:  Small craft should not venture far from port and swimmers along the northern and eastern shores are being advised to refrain from entering waters due to rough surf conditions and the strong risk of rip currents...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force : WANTED PERSONS

RBPF Wanted: Shem Edward Solomon of Grand Bahama - Nov 22, 2014 - 7:17:22 AM

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Freeport, Grand Bahama - Police in Grand Bahama needs your help in locating Shem Edward Solomon age 40 years of #7 Epson Road, Freeport and Hanna Hill, Eight Mile Rock, Grand Bahama.

He is described as standing at five feet six inches in height, short hair, slim built, weighing 140 pounds and has medium brown complexion. The subject is wanted for escaping lawful custody. He is considered armed and extremely dangerous and should be approached with caution...

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force

RBPF Nassau: Quick response leads to arrest of a suspect within hours of an armed robbery - Nov 21, 2014 - 10:27:01 PM

Nassau, Bahamas - - The quick and immediate response, as well as the dedication to the citizens of the Bahamas by police, led to the apprehension of a 31 – year old man of Garden Hills within hours after he committed an armed robbery on Friday 21st November 2014.

According to reports shortly after 7:00am, a woman had just walked outside of her residence located at Theodore Lane off John F. Kennedy Drive, when a man armed with a handgun robbed her of cash and fled on foot...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

PM Hails Former Parliamentarian as ‘A Good Man and a Great Bahamian’ - Nov 21, 2014 - 7:23:25 PM


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NASSAU, The Bahamas – Former Cabinet Minister and Parliamentarian, Mr. Warren J. Levarity was laid to rest on Thursday, November 21. A state funeral was held at Christ Church Cathedral, where over three hundred persons gathered to pay their last respects. In attendance at the funeral were, Prime Minister, the Rt. Hon. Perry G. Christie, accompanied by the majority of his cabinet, along with leader of the Opposition, Dr. Hubert Minnis and several members of the Free National Movement.

While paying tribute to Mr. Levarity, Prime Minister Christie called him, ‘one of the heroes of the Peaceful Revolution.’ He said that not only was the deceased a ‘good man’ but he was also a ‘great Bahamian.’

News : Ministry of Tourism Updates

Bahamian Music Legend “Piccolo Pete” is Cacique Lifetime Achievement Winner - Nov 21, 2014 - 4:24:16 PM

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Members of the Blue Ribbon Committee of the 16th Cacique Awards have announced that this year’s Clement T. Maynard Lifetime Achievement Award recipient is Nathaniel “Piccolo Pete” Saunders of Bimini.

The announcement was made during a recent press conference.

The 100-year-old Biminite has been entertaining locals and visitors for over 80 years. He has performed for the likes of Ernest Hemmingway, Martin Luther King Jr., Richard Nixon and even Al Capone among others.

Mr. Saunders is the uncle of other famous residents of Bimini...

Sports

4 gold medals for Vanderpool-Wallace at CAC Games in Mexico - Nov 21, 2014 - 4:08:48 PM

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VERACRUZ, Mexico - The Central American and Caribbean Games women's 50m freestyle event saw a familiar face finishing in its top spot as Bahamian Arianna Vanderpool-Wallace earned another gold with a time of 25.24. This gold will go along with her other 3 gold medals earned during this competition. 

Earlier this week she won the 50m and 100m butterfly races, and the 100m freestyle. Puerto Rico's Vanessa Garcia took silver in the 50m with 25.63, and Mexico's Liliana Ibanez (Mexico) took bronze at 26.04.

24-year-old Arianna trains with Coach David Marsh at SwimMACElite, and swims collegiately in the USA for Auburn University.

Bahamian Politics

FNM Convention Results - Nov 21, 2014 - 4:00:04 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas - The following are results from the Free National Movement Convention held today, November 21st.

Dr. Hubert Minnis wins for Party Leader who wrote on his Facebook page at the start of the day, "
I look forward to the support and peaceful collaboration of the delegates at today's convention. IN UNITY THERE IS STRENGTH! Stay focused on the goal! VICTORY 2017!!"

Peter Turnquest, MP, East Grand Bahama is the party's Deputy Leader.

Columns

This Week in The Bahamas Commentary by Elcott Coleby: Nov 17 - 21 - Nov 21, 2014 - 3:57:55 PM

Mitchell Answers Smith and Amnesty International

Responding to Attorney Fred Smith, president of a Grand Bahama based human rights organization, characterized the country’s immigration policies as “institutional terrorism” and charged that the constitutional rights of some were being violated, Mitchell had this to say:

“The Ministry is again concerned by certain actors in the population that appear to be intent on chasing headlines, seeking to create public hysteria and resorting to misinformation in order to do so. Their language is intemperate, inflammatory and the claims regarding the immigration policy are inaccurate...

Entertainment

Acclaimed Bahamian filmmaker to run boutique hotel cinema - Nov 21, 2014 - 3:37:28 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas -  The Island House (TIH) has announced the appointment of award winning Bahamian director Kareem Mortimer to oversee the boutique hotel’s exciting cinema program.

Kareem said he has already begun selecting innovative and thought-provoking films for the 48-seat movie theatre, which in addition to mainstream offerings, aims to showcase the work of both established and emerging Bahamian and Caribbean filmmakers.

“Every person has a favorite film that has transformed the way the they see the world, which is testament to the fact that the moving image is the most powerful art form of our time,” Kareem said.

News : International : Organization of American States (OAS)

OAS Secretary General Congratulates U.S. President on Immigration Measures - Nov 21, 2014 - 3:32:06 PM

The Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS), José Miguel Insulza, welcomed the initiative announced November 20th by the President of the United States, Barack Obama, that benefits nearly five million undocumented people, and said “this is the fruit of the struggle they have carried forward for years to achieve a migratory status that distances them from illegality and brings them closer to a life of dignity in this country.”

Secretary General Insulza highlighted “the courage of the U.S. executive, who decided to move forward toward a fair goal that did not deserve to be further postponed.” He added that, with this action, “President Obama recognizes the contribution that these millions of workers make every day to the greatness of the United States, and the need to normalize their presence in the country.”

News : New Providence

Bahamas production company help covers the Bill Cosby performance amid allegations - Nov 21, 2014 - 3:31:42 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas -  Bahamian production company Settlers Cove was hired to shoot news coverage as it related to the Bill Cosby performance this past Thursday at Atlantis.

Local filmmaker, NL Aubrey Smith is the field producer for CBS, ET!, The Insider and all ABC news shows. He covered the Bill Cosby performance at Atlantis and shot the sound bite for ABC Good Morning America. Today he was in front of the camera to report for The Insider.

Smith went to Toronto Film School in Canada and his company has become the local go-to team for international shoots in The Bahamas...

Sales & Promotions : Flying Fish Restaurant

Flying Fish hosts sold out 'Top Chefs of the Bahamas' Dinner - Nov 21, 2014 - 3:17:13 PM

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Freeport, Grand Bahamas Island - Monday November 19th history was made in the Bahamian culinary world. Flying Fish restaurant hosted the first of its kind; a 'Top Chefs of the Bahamas' dinner. In a sold-out event, Chef Simeon Hall, Chef Erika Davis and Chef Angel Betancourt flew in from Nassau and along host Chef Tim Tibbitts of Flying Fish collaborated on a 13 course dinner showcasing a menu with a local flare.

Chef Hall (Simeon Hall Restaurant Management Group) and Chef Tibbitts created the savoury courses; and Chef Erika (Graycliff Chocolatier) and Chef Angel (One & Only Ocean Club) created the sweet courses. In house sommelier, Rebecca Tibbitts, paired wines for dinner courses...

Arts & Culture

Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival set to launch on Grand Bahama - Nov 21, 2014 - 2:44:57 PM

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Freeport, Grand Bahama Island -- The countdown to Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival is on and with the event now just six months away, Grand Bahama is gearing up to roll out its costume line with an official launch party on Friday, November 28.

The Right Honourable Prime Minister Perry G. Christie will travel to the nation’s second city for 'The Grand Life' Costume Unveiling by The Grand Bahama Cultural Carnival Company in the Count Basie Square of the Port Lucaya Marketplace beginning at 8:00 p.m.

Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival is a three-day event set for May 7-9, 2015 and is expected to rival the 200-plus other carnivals around the world...

News : International

Bahamians Continue Leadership Stronghold in Duke of Edinburgh Programme - Nov 21, 2014 - 2:23:43 PM

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A Bahamian was chosen to lead the Americas region for the fourth time in the history of the Duke of Edinburgh's International Award Programme. The Americas Region comprises of North and South America, the Caribbean , United States and Canada, making it an honor that the Bahamas continues to prove its youth leadership ability on an international scale.

Arvis Mortimer returned to The Bahamas this month from the International Gold Event (IGE) in Seoul, Korea as the newly-elected "new emerging representative" for the Americas Region. Javier Forbes also represented the Bahamas GGYA at the IGE event, which put participants through two weeks of leadership training and practical skills.

Entertainment

Bahamian filmmaker creates new festival in Florida - Nov 21, 2014 - 1:51:31 PM

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AVENTURA, Florida – Twenty-four year old self-taught Bahamian filmmaker Jarrod Knowles recently announced the launch of the first annual WideScreen Film and Music Video Festival at the AMC Aventura 24 Theaters in Aventura, FL, set to take place from February 27 – March 3, 2015. 

Knowles studied Information Technology with Liberal Studies at Florida International University. It was there that his life took an interesting curve into filmmaking. He completed his first film, "What Lies Beyond...The Beginning" in 2012  and had a red carpet premiere in Florida in 2013. Knowles may perhaps be the first Bahamian to work in the horror / comedy genre of filmmaking.   When asked why he chose that particular genre he said...

Entertainment : getMusic Productions by TaDa

Special re-broadcast of Lavard 'Manifest' Parks' last ArtOvation appearance (2012) - Nov 21, 2014 - 1:35:27 PM

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Nassau, Bahamas -   ArtOvation with TaDa  is a weekly one-hour radio show of one-on-one interviews with the brightest personalities in arts, entertainment and innovation!

Tune in to ArtOvation on Star 106.5 FM Saturdays at 8am EST or online via www.star106fm.com.

 
This week will be a special 2012 rebroadcast of the late Lavard 'Manifest' Parks...

News : Bahamas Information Services Updates

Bahamas Immigration Minister Responds to Comments of OAS Secretary General - Nov 21, 2014 - 1:21:49 PM

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FREEPORT, Grand Bahama – Minister of Foreign Affairs and Immigration the Hon. Fred Mitchell during a press conference at the Ministry for Grand Bahama on Friday responded to a report emanating from the press of Jamaica that during a visit to Jamaica, the Secretary General of the Organization of American States (OAS) Jose Miguel Insulza made comments about the immigration policies of The Bahamas Government.The report in indirect speech said that the Secretary General had referred to "round ups" in The Bahamas of Haitians.

Minister Mitchell said no reports of “round ups” of Haitians should have been made by the office of the Organization of American States as the organization had been briefed on the Immigration policies of the Bahamas Government...

Sales & Promotions : Bell Channel Inn

Upstairs Restaurant @ Bell Channel launches "Rename the Restaurant Contest" - Nov 21, 2014 - 1:05:50 PM

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Freeport, Grand Bahama Island - In celebration of their 25th anniversary, The Upstairs Restaurant and Bar at Bell Channel Inn off Midshipman Rd in Lucaya proudly announces their Rename The Restaurant Contest. Applicants are invited to submit names that highlight the breathtaking marina-front views, succulent American and Bahamian dishes, and the thirst quenching original and traditional cocktails served at the Upstairs Restaurant and Bar off Midshipman Rd in Lucaya.


The management and staff invite you to visit the restaurant and enjoy a meal and or cocktails to get ideas to help them rename the restaurant. The winning entry will receive $200 dollars cash and dinner for two. The contest ends on December 10th, 2014 and the winner will be announced on ...

Opportunities

Bahamas Casting Call: Be an Ambassador for your Country - Nov 21, 2014 - 12:35:03 PM

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Nassau, New Providence - Want to travel, have fun, and be an Ambassador for your country? Do you love modeling and acting? Do you have what it takes?

Find out at: Melia Nassau
Date: Saturday, November 29th, 2014
Time: 11am-4pm

No Experience Required. Just bring your passion for The Bahamas!

Entertainment

Uppercut Band November concert at the Dive In @ UNEXSO is Nov. 22nd - Nov 21, 2014 - 12:29:25 PM

Freeport, Grand Bahama Island - UPPERCUT returns to the Dive In Marina Bar & Restaurant at UNEXSO  Saturday, NOVEMBER 22nd for another amazing LIVE Concert at the Marina under the stars!

NOTE: Due to the exponential growth of our monthly Concerts at the Marina Under the Stars (we ran out of seating at our October concert), please be sure to book in advance for our November 22nd show. There'll be lots more new tunes and of course, amazing eats and drinks at the place where the ambiance is second to none...

Arts & Culture

Award winning students renovate historic Cat Island kitchen - Nov 21, 2014 - 12:17:31 PM

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CAT ISLAND, The Bahamas - Fulfilling a promise to Cat Island native, the late Margaretta Rolle, students of the award winning Indaba Project are working hard to restore Mrs Rolle’s historic detached limestone kitchen in the mystic island. After securing a $6,000 grant from the International Development Bank (IDB), the Indaba Project organized a multi-island project team to help preserve this important part of Bahamian material history.

The Indaba Project (TIP) is a registered non-profit organisation aiding in community development in the historic African townships of Bain and Grants Town. Two of its main pillar projects are an After School Programme and an island-hopping summer camp, known as the Island Stewards Camp (ISC).

Community

Rosetta Cartwright off to London to compete in Miss World - Nov 21, 2014 - 12:02:48 PM

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Hello London! Hello World! After traveling for some 24 hours from Puerto Rico, to the U.S., to England, the lovely Miss World Bahamas Rosetta Cartwright has touched down in London where she will compete in one of the world’s largest and most prestigious pageants – Miss World! Rosetta has been preparing for months for this opportunity of a lifetime, and she vows to do her best to put The Bahamas on the map before an audience of over a billion pageant fans worldwide.

The Miss Bahamas Organization® wishes to thank all who assisted in any way to get her there, whether it was by giving the gift of time, money, clothing, shoes, or otherwise. Specifically, we wish to thank:

Community : Royal Bahamas Police Force

RBPF Nassau: Man shot on Hospital Lane - 2 handguns seized, 1 man arrested - 13 arrested during Operation - 5 other arrests - Nov 21, 2014 - 11:52:28 AM

Nassau, Bahamas - Shooting incident has left  a man detained in hospital:
Police are seeking the public’s help in solving a shooting incident that has left a man detained in hospital occurred on Thursday 20th November 2014.

According to reports, around 8:00pm, a man was walking on Hospital Lane, when two men armed with a handgun shot him in the arm before fleeing on foot.
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Seized 2 handguns, 1 Man arrested:
POLICE are reporting the seizure of two illegal handguns and the arrest of one man in two separate incidents that occurred on Thursday 20th November 2014...

News : Ministry of Tourism Updates

Bahamas Gov't Announces New Gaming Legislation Commencement - Nov 21, 2014 - 11:44:47 AM

Nassau, Bahamas - Statement by The Honourable Obediah H. Wilchcombe, M.P., Minister of Tourism, on Commencement of New Gaming Legislation
made on November 19, 2014:

Today it gives me great pleasure as the Minister responsible for gaming, to announce the imminent coming into operation of the Gaming Act, 2014, the Gaming Regulations, 2014, the Gaming House Operator Regulations, 2014, the Financial Transactions Reporting (Amendment) Act, 2014, the Financial Transactions Reporting (Gaming) Regulations, 2014 and the Proceeds of Crime (Amendment) Act, 2014...

Community

Turning pages and heads at the 2nd annual Salt Cay Writers Retreat - Nov 21, 2014 - 10:44:19 AM

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Salt Cay, Bahamas - For visitors who travel near and far to our sandy shores, it doesn’t get much better than a day at the beach with a good novel. Recently, the second annual Salt Cay Writers Retreat took things up a notch with a week of writing workshops, panel discussions, structured writing exercises and one-on-one feedback sessions with international and New York Times bestselling authors and their agents – all on the shores of a crystalline lagoon.

The successes of the 2013 inaugural Salt Cay Writers Retreat made the decision to return to Salt Cay – better known as Blue Lagoon Island – an easy one for retreat administrators Karen Dionne and Christopher Graham. The organizers know their stuff – and they ought to, given the fact that they coordinated the notable Backspace Writers Conferences in New York City for nine years...

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