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Basil Sands, 88, was Sovereign Grand Commander of the Prince Hall Masonic Order worldwide.

Basil Sands, a pioneer in the accounting field in The Bahamas, died at home yesterday. He was 88. “He lived a full life,” his son, Robert “Sandy” Sands, told The Nassau Guardian. “He was certainly a family man. His enduring legacy will be his children, but his commitment

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Sir Roland Symonette.

Acting President of the Bahamas Christian Council Anglican Archdeacon James Palacious said yesterday that he does not believe former Premier and Leader of the United Bahamian Party (UBP) Sir Roland Symonette meets the criteria as defined in law to be considered a national hero. The government

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Dear Editor, As a habitual reader of The Nassau Guardian, I was surprised at the mistake made in attributing statements made by George Smith to C.A. Smith, who recently served as deputy to the governor general. However, to its credit, the newspaper quickly corrected the mistake

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Three armed bandits broke into a building on Mackey Street yesterday and tied up a security guard, police said. Police responded and arrested the suspects. According to police, thieves entered the Learning Resources Unit on Mackey Street around 2 a.m. The bandits, two men and a woman, held

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Julian Stewart (left) and Kevie Cambridge. TORRELL GLINTON

A Supreme Court judge on Thursday deferred a decision on whether two Harbour Island residents accused of raping two teenage visitors to the island will be released on bail. Justice Bernard Turner was supposed to give his bail decision in the case of Julian Stewart, 27,

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