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PAHO recommends countries redouble efforts to fight COVID while awaiting vaccines

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) Director Dr Carissa F Etienne yesterday called for public health measures against... read more »


Joint donation provides some $90K in equipment to Rand Memorial Hospital

GRAND BAHAMA, BAHAMAS — Officials at Rand Memorial Hospital (RMH) accepted a donation of hospital equipment valued at some $90,000... read more »


Construction of Grand Bahama utility’s $5 million reverse osmosis water facility underway

GRAND BAHAMA, BAHAMAS — The Grand Bahama Utility Company (GBUC) yesterday announced the installation of a three million-gallon reverse osmosis... read more »


De Gourville retires; new PAHO/WHO rep appointed

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) and World Health Organization (WHO) yesterday announced a change in their... read more »


Should The Bahamas independently review any vaccine approved by PAHO for wide distribution?

  • Yes (72%)
  • No (24%)
  • Unsure (4%)
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Renown Bahamian filmmaker explores life-defining experiences in new podcast “Looking Deep”

Kareem Mortimer to host 20-minute, interview-style episodes Subject matter to cover “intimate” topics like sexuality, religion, surrogacy, human trafficking, etc... read more »


Man killed in drive-by shooting

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — A man was killed in a drive-by shooting on Mall Drive off Soldier Road last night, police... read more »


GB community invited to honor memory of late coach Bert Bell

GRAND BAHAMA, BAHAMAS — The family of the late Albert “Bert” Bell and members of the One Bahamas Executive Committee... read more »


GB teacher charged with indecent assault

FREEPORT, GRAND BAHAMA — A 63-year-old teacher has been charged with indecent assault of female students at a Grand Bahama... read more »


Min. of Education pushes back return to in-person learning for public schools

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Minister of Education Jeffrey Lloyd yesterday confirmed officials will not meet the February 1 target for the... read more »


UB appoints acting assistant vice president of Academic Affairs

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The University of The Bahamas (UB) has announced the appointment of Associate Professor Lottis Shearer-Knowles as acting... read more »


Cleveland Clinic, Doctors Hospital partner to expand healthcare services in The Bahamas

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Cleveland Clinic and Doctors Hospital Health System (DHHS) have formed a “strategic advisory council” with the goal... read more »


Miya Bahamas executes water efficiency strategies despite COVID impact

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Despite the challenges of the last year, Miya Bahamas is pleased to announce that they have successfully... read more »