Island Luck gives to R.E.A.C.H.

Therapeutic care for children living with autism will now be more accessible thanks to a sizeable donation from the Island Luck (IL) Cares Foundation to the Resource and Educational Source for Autism and other related Challenges in the Bahamas (R.E.A.C.H.) organization yesterday. Island Luck’s Marketing Manager Michelle Fox made the $5,000 donation to R.E.A.C.H. Board […]

Bahamas health care expenditure among the top five LA/Caribbean countries

The country’s total health expenditure is ranked in the top five in the Caribbean and Latin America, according to Health Minister Dr Duane Sands who said, Bahamians need to make better, healthier choices. “As I recently advised Parliament, with the current trends in non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as diabetes, high blood pressure, cardiovascular diseases, cancers, […]

Englerston MP calls for thorough examination of Oban by committee

Englerston MP Glenys Hanna Martin moved a motion in Parliament Wednesday evening, for a select committee to examine all matters related to the controversial Oban Energies project. Hanna-Martin told House members that it must be determine whether there was an intentional misleading of the House of Assembly (HOA), in relation to the project by the […]

Mitchell fires back at Lloyd

Progressive Liberal Party (PLP) Chairman Senator Fred Mitchell revealed Wednesday that he has hard evidence proving Minister of Education Jeff Lloyd misspoke, when he suggested that Mitchell lied to Bahamians concerning the government’s refusal to acknowledge and accept a proposal for infrastructural upgrades to an educational facility in Fox Hill. “Lies, absolute pure lies, lies,” […]

Eleuthera woman dies in car crash

Traffic cops on Eleuthera are investigating a fatal car crash which claimed the life of a female Tuesday evening, putting the fatality count at __ for the year. The accident, traffic investigators said, occurred shortly before 6:00 p.m. yesterday. Officers responded to the scene where they said they found a Chevrolet Cobalt car, lodged in bushes on Queens Highway, […]