Bahamian filmmaker releases "Atlas Calling" as an urgent call to protect the ocean
- Jun 17, 2016 - 5:51:59 PM
Award winning Bahamian filmmaker and underwater photographer Eddy Raphael
has released his next short film based on the ocean, called ATLAS CALLING.
Featured in the film is Rosie Poirier, a Canadian student who came to The Bahamas to help with the Young Marine Explorers
(YME) and to help educate young Bahamians about ocean conservation.
"I helped to make this film to convey an urgent message, that our oceans sustain
all human life," said Rosie, "...giving the planet more than half of its oxygen, it gives us a climate
we can live in, beauty, inspiration, new medicines, recreation and food, and it
needs our help..."
A Mouth Full: Sweet Treats at Mortimer's Candies
- Jun 17, 2016 - 4:46:25 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - It's
a staple in Bahamian culture and for generations
been delighting the tastebuds of our people with it's homemade candies,
sweets and treats!
Many have told the story of how the candy kitchen on
iconic East Street got its start and has been able to survive all these
years...now here's the story
A Mouth Full
Click PLAY within for another awesome adventure in taste...
Breakfast with A Mouth Full
- May 26, 2016 - 11:40:37 PM
breakfasts are so good, they're usually favourite menu items for lunch
and dinner as well!
We know the power of a hearty bowl of stew fish,
chicken souse and a delicate slice of Johnny cake, or bread, so we
headed to our favorite early morning breakfast spots to get a mouth
What will you be having in the morning?
A Mouth Full goes Diving For Conch!
- Mar 11, 2016 - 1:52:04 AM
Dre' as she traverses the island (New Providence, Bahamas) in search of
the best spots to find a crack conch.
Conch is the ultimate Bahamian
delicacy and some may even say Caribbean delicacy and the preparation of
it makes all the difference. So get on board for this Diving For Conch
Adventure In Taste!
A Mouth Full Kicks-off 4th Season!
- Mar 4, 2016 - 3:17:17 PM
NEW SEASON IS HERE!
Our first installment of Amor Alimentos
, was held at
the 1 ER CRU Courtyard at Bristol Wines and Spirits on Valentine’s Day.
Foodie lovers from all over the New Providence island were treated to beautiful decor,
sweet music by DJ Pressure and the Tingum Dem Band, an international
cheese board and live carving station and food that had the guests
Amor Alimentos' private chef, Chef Wayne Moncur whipped up a
tapas style tasting menu that left tongues wagging and gave attendees,
“major food-gasms." WATCH NOW!
A Mouth Full goes to Cat Island!
- Oct 25, 2015 - 8:52:09 AM
Mouth Full did some island hopping recently and we are so excited and
proud to deliver another island inspired episode to you! The last time
we featured one of our Family Islands was in season two where we made
Governor’s Harbour our home for the day and their restaurants our
personal kitchens!" This time we touched down on Cat Island and feasted
on some of the most delicious dishes!
(Video) US Coast Guard assesses Bahamas hurricane damage
- Oct 7, 2015 - 11:39:01 AM
A Coast Guard HC-144 Ocean Sentry aircrew with Coast Guard Air Station
Miami surveys damage in the Bahamas after Hurricane Joaquin passed
through the Caribbean Sea. Bahamian government officials flew aboard the
HC-144 aircraft to document and survey flood and wind damage to
residential areas and air strips. U.S. Coast Guard video by Petty
Officer 2nd Class Mark Barney.
A Mouth Full returns with a Studio Cafe visit!
- Aug 28, 2015 - 8:29:51 PM
Nassau, Bahamas - For the third season in a row, A Mouth Full
takes viewers on an adventure in taste! That's right your favorite
foodie show is back and in this season three premiere Dre takes on a
hip, new spot out west; Studio Cafe! Dive into our new season as we
strike a balance between good food and good music! See how the owners
turned what was once a Bahamian recording studio for Bob Marley, Lil Kim
and even Sade, into a modern restaurant...and of course we'll be
Check out this video and experience
another awesome adventure in taste...
(Video) One Young World Bahamas Ambassador Addresses the Prime Minister
- Dec 4, 2015 - 4:18:28 PM
"Ashleigh Rolle, 'One Young World' Ambassador of The Bahamas, addresses the Prime Minister of the Commonwealth to address the effects of climate change. According to the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change, The Bahamas will lose 80% of its land mass."
Although hard to find on a map, my country boasts beautiful waters that merge with the sky to create the perfect
mirage of wonder. A vast wildlife and an eclectic culture this is my home. This
is my pride. And so I respectfully address my plea to the Right Honourable
Perry Gladstone Christie, Prime Minister of the Commonwealth of the Bahamas
when I call for radical action to limit the effects of climate change. Now...
A Mouth Full pulls a Throwback Thursday!
- Nov 20, 2015 - 1:10:29 PM
Before we end our Season 3 with a bang, we decided to throw it back on this Thursday
and relive all the delicious, succulent food moments we've had in the
past episodes. From reliving delicious burgers, spicy Indian food,
authentic Bahamian food and even juicy cuts of steak, we're jogging your
memory and taste buds this episode and flashing back to our favorite
dishes! We've got just one more episode to go after this one, so hit the
link to reminisce on all the adventures in taste we've treated you to
A Mouth Full Gives You Wings!
- Nov 5, 2015 - 10:23:38 PM
You like wings, we like wings, everybody loves wings!!! So we took your
suggestions from social media and hit up a few spots in Nassau to try
out some great wings.
What's your favourite wing spot? Join Dre as she hits the road for a Wing to Wing
Comparison adventure in taste.
in Sandyport. She also visits
and Lounge, and
at Potter's Cay Dock.
A Mouth Full goes on a Tru Bahamian Food Tour
- Sep 24, 2015 - 8:43:07 PM
much as we love food, we also love to learn about the foods we eat;
their heritage, roots and why they're so important to Bahamian culture.
On this week's episode Dre is guided on a Tru Bahamian Food Tour with
tour guide Alanna, who walks her through the city center and helps her
to discover some hidden foodie gems right in the heart of downtown
Grab your walking shoes and get ready for a history lesson
sprinkled with Bahamian bites along the way...
A Mouth Full visits Taj Mahal, Nassau
- Sep 23, 2015 - 12:53:59 PM
Join Dre' as she discovers authentically Indian food at a quaint spot
on Parliament Street (Nassau,Bahamas), Taj Mahal. The manager, Manjit
helps her to
discover the complex spices and subtle flavors that are associated with
Indian foods and serves her a feast like we have never seen before!
Explore authentic Indian curry, lamb, spinach, cauliflower, Marsala, and more.
The Bristol Wine & Spirits "Wine of the Week" recommended for Indian food by Rusty, is a Lindeman's Bin: Pinot Noir...
(VIDEO) Tourism Awareness Week overview by GB Tourism Dir. Betty Bethel
- Jan 20, 2015 - 11:17:14 PM
Freeport, Grand Bahama Island - This is an
exciting month for the Ministry of Tourism, as we culminate a year of
celebrating 50 years of the establishment of tourism promotion, which
commenced January 2014.
This final leg of 50 years of tourism is married to tourism week,
where there will be a variety of initiatives taking place through out
Grand Bahama Island kicked off its tourism awareness initiatives on
Friday, January 16th with the rest of the country with the 16 island
wedding promotion. Our couple from Ohio wed at sanctuary bay to the
backdrop of dolphins.
We begin this week of awareness by educating, celebrating and serving
the industry and community at large and most importantly, our team will
worship together and give thanks with our industry partners and Cacique
finalists, on Sunday, February 1st...
Video interview with Angelika Christie, Transformation Coach, Speaker, Author
- Sep 29, 2014 - 4:18:12 AM
Freeport, Grand Bahama Island - The Bahamas Weekly presents a video interview with Angelika Christie,
who is a
doctor of Naturopathy,
life transformation coach, speaker, and a published author.
In this interview she expresses her vision for Grand Bahama, which can
provide another source of revenue for the island aside from industry
and mainstream tourism. Her vision is towards the island becoming a
wellness destination where persons from all across the planet could
converge for rest, rejuvenation, education, wellness and personal
Aside from our video we have provided the transcript of the contents of the interview...
Video of Inauguration Speech of U.S. President, Barack Obama
- Jan 21, 2013 - 6:38:34 PM
WASHINGTON - The Inaugural Ceremony for U.S. President BarackObama took place today on Capitol Hill as hundreds of thousands looked on. This being the 57th inauguration of a US President.
Obama was sworn in after his Vice President Joe Biden was sworn in.
Musical performances were made by the Brooklyn Choir, James Taylor, Kelly Clarkson and Beyance.
The following is Obama's Speech
as prepared for delivery...
Conch Salad TV: Manatees in The Bahamas
- Sep 12, 2012 - 1:32:47 AM
Manatees Rita and Georgie made the news spending time in Spanish Wells, Eleuthera and Nassau Harbour.
Find out how Rita and Georgie ended up the Berry Islands and learn more about manatees in The Bahamas.
Then let us know if you’ve seen a Bahamas manatee.
(VIDEO) Interviews at The Journey of Freetown Exhibit, Grand Bahama
- Aug 14, 2012 - 9:07:23 AM
Freeport, Grand Bahama Island, Bahamas -
(This article is a re-posting of a feature in November 2009 in memory of the late Hon Charles Maynard) The Bahamas Weekly News Team
had the opportunity to attend the opening night gala; "A Question of
Faith: The Journey of Freetown," an historical perspective told through
fibre art and an exhibition held November 12th at the Gloria Banks
Galleria at the Rand Nature Centre. The exhibit is open to the public and on display for a month.
In this video you will hear interviews the Minister of State for Culture the
Charles Maynard; the wife of Bahamas Deputy Prime Minister,
Symonette, a member of the Stepping Stone Quilters Guild;
Assistant Director of Culture and
Percy 'Vola' Francis - Sr, Crafts
Instructor, Jr. Junkanoo Coordinator and band leader of The Shell
(Video) Interview with Russian adventurer, Sergei Morozov
- Aug 5, 2012 - 1:49:34 AM
Freeport, Bahamas -
Russian adventurer, Sergei Morozov who has been in Grand Bahama for over a month during his journey around the world.
Sergei traveled from Bermuda
to Grand Bahama, but his trip began from Halifax, Canada on the 5th of
December 2011. He is preparing to next 'row around the world' and break a
world rowing record. "The leg between Halifax and Bermuda was my
hardest part of my trip..." he explains with very bad conditions causing
him to fear for his life.
While in Grand Bahama Morozov has his
35 foot Hikari sailboat, "Dreamaker"
the Port Lucaya Marina, thanks to Preben Olesen and the Grand Bahama Yacht Club. His next stop is the Panama Canal
Conch Salad TV: Saving San Salvador's Iguanas
- Jun 7, 2012 - 3:44:18 PM
The Bahamas is home
to several species of iguanas, but some are doing better than others. In
an effort to help the San Salvador iguana population, Seacology and
CIBC FirstCaribbean Bank teamed up to fund the San Salvador Iguana
Conservation Centre. The Centre is located at Gerace Research Center,
and overseen by Professor William Hayes of Loma Linda University. Local
conservation organization San Salvador’s Living Jewels is involved with
education efforts and raising awareness of the importance of habitat
conservation to the iguana’s future.
The video is presented by Conch Salad TV...