GG officially opens 78th annual Bahamas Red Cross fair

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — Her Excellency Dame Marguerite Pindling delivered remarks at the annual Bahamas Red Cross Fair, which opened on Saturday, April 6 at Clifford Park. The Governor General is pictured taking an official tour of the 78th Annual Bahamas Red Cross Fair.  Music was provided by the Royal Bahamas Defence Force Band and Gerald […]

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Domino’s Driver Kermit Culmer Retires After Delivering Over 100,000 Pizzas

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Domino’s Pizza delivery driver Kermit Culmer is putting his car in park and retiring after nearly two decades at the local fast food franchise. Since joining the team in March 2000, the company estimates that Mr. Culmer has delivered more than 100,000 hot, fresh pizzas to customers. A lot has changed since […]

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Blue Lagoon awards poster competition winners

Attorney General encourages students to act now to save the environment BLUE LAGOON ISLAND, BAHAMAS – Bahamian students reached for their coloured pencils and markers and showcased their creativity to demonstrate why everyone should stop ‘Trashing Our Treasure’ in the 19thAnnual Marine Education Poster Competition hosted by Dolphin Encounters-Project B.E.A.C.H. on Blue Lagoon Island. A […]

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Grand Bahama teachers take to the stage in National Arts Festival

FREEPORT, GRAND BAHAMA, — Grand Bahama teachers Kemelo Porteous and Shaquita Stubbs took the stage twice in the Community class, during the E. Clement Bethel National Arts Festival Grand Bahama adjudications on April 2, 2019 at Grand Lucayan Convention Centre. During the morning gospel session, Mr. Porteous received cheers for his performance of “Total Praise” […]

Women of NCTU congratulate Dame Janet Bostwick on her recent investiture at Buckingham Palace. 

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Women’s Association of the National Congress of Trade Unions of The Bahamas (NCTUB) on Thursday congratulated Dame Janet G. Bostwick, DBE, on her recent investiture at Buckingham Palace. Dame Bostwick, a former Trade Unionist was recently honoured by the Association at their ‘I AMWOMAN’ 2019 Award Ceremony held in celebration of […]

Pelican Bay gives local businesses a platform to market to consumers at Sip & Shop Soiree

FREEPORT, BAHAMAS – Entrepreneurs and new start-up businesses will be given an opportunity to interact directly with consumers at the 2ndAnnual Spring Sip & Shop Soiree, hosted by “The Happiest Hotel”, Pelican Bay at Lucaya, on Saturday, April 13th, from 3 pm until 8 pm. They will be showcasing their local products, services and treats […]

Blue Lagoon Island receives Travelife Partner Award

Amsterdam, The Netherlands – Blue Lagoon Island, Bahamas, home of Dolphin Encounters, has obtained the Travelife Partner award. The award is a recognition for the long-term efforts and frontrunner position of Blue Lagoon Island regarding sustainability and Corporate Social Responsibility. Blue Lagoon Islandcomplies with more than 100 criteria, related to an operators’ office management, product […]

‘Light it up Blue’

Parliament illuminated in honour of World Autism Day NASSAU, The Bahamas — ‘Light it up Blue’ World Autism Day was recognized in Parliament Square in special ceremonies this evening, April 2, addressed by Prime Minister the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis.  A number of Cabinet Ministers also participated in the annual event, hosted by REACH […]

Parkinson’s Foundation hopes to “start the conversation” at Ball set for April 6

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – The Kingdor National Parkinson Foundation has been planning gala balls for the past 19 years, and this year, the foundation is promising an unforgettable event that would also leave attendees with a greater awareness of the disease. Mavis Darling-Hill, chairperson of the Kingdor National Parksinson Foundation told Eyewitness News on Tuesday that […]

RBDF observes annual church service

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Minister of National Security Marvin Dames commended the Commander Defence Force, Officers and Marines of the Royal Bahamas Defence Force (RBDF) for a “productive year” and for their continued success in protecting the country’s territorial borders at the force’s annual church service on March 31, 2019. Also in attendance at the service were […]

Solomon’s shoppers encouraged to ‘shake off the pounds’ at free workout sessions

Nassau, Bahamas —Solomon’s customers are signing up to slim down during the brand’s Shake Off The Pounds free fitness series. The program officially launches this Saturday, April 6, with three sessions led by local fitness experts.  On the first Saturdays in April, May and June, shoppers can participate in hour-long workouts to be held in […]

Denardo McDonald wins Junior Minister of Tourism speech competition

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — The Junior Minister of Tourism Speech Competition was held at SuperClubs Breezes on Thursday.  The winner, who competed with students representing islands across The Bahamas, was Denardo McDonald of Grade 11, Forest Heights Academy, Marsh Harbour, Abaco (holding trophy).  Also pictured are student contenders, and Minister of Tourism and Aviation the Hon. Dionisio […]