Child Protection Committee Hosts Children to ‘Fun Day’

NASSAU, BAHAMAS – Members of the Child Protection Committee recently hosted children from the various children’s homes operated by the Department of Social Services, Ministry of Social Services and Urban Development to a “Fun Day” as part of the activities observing April as Child Protection Month. The Child Protection Committee is comprised of officials from […]

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 […]

Prosecutors dismiss charges against Smollett, draw backlash

CHICAGO (AP) — Infuriating Chicago’s mayor and police chief, prosecutors abruptly dropped all charges against Jussie Smollett on Tuesday after the “Empire” actor accused of faking a racist, anti-gay attack on himself agreed to let the city keep his $10,000 in bail. But he maintained his innocence and insisted he was attacked. Prosecutors said they […]

Solomon’s Fresh Market pairs up with Zonta Club of Nassau for wine & cheese fundraiser

NASSAU, BAHAMAS — This Friday, March 29, Solomon’s Fresh Market and the Zonta Club of Nassau will host a fundraiser to benefit the club’s social outreach initiatives. An evening of wine, cheese and food pairings will begin at 6:00 p.m. at the Harbour Bay location. Guests will sample wine provided by event cosponsor Bristol Wines […]

Funds awarded to Junkanoo groups, individual junkanooers

NASSAU, BAHAMAS –  The Ministry of Youth, Sports and Culture in conjunction with Office of the Prime Minister (OPM), the National Junkanoo Committee (NJC) and the Junkanoo Corporation of New Providence (JCNP) held a press conference at the National Stadium, March 18, to present prize monies for the 2018 Boxing Day and 2019 New Year’s […]