Hotel comparable vacation home rentals are catching up to traditional hotel models, with occupancy during the second quarter of the year averaging 50 percent, compared to the average of 75 percent occupancy at major hotel properties on New Providence and Paradise Island.
Data from the Bahamas
Residents in mandatory evacuation zones would be arrested if they refuse to leave their areas, according to the proposed Disaster Preparedness and Response (Amendment) Bill, 2019.
The proposed legislation, which was obtained by The Nassau Guardian, was drafted in the aftermath of Hurricane Dorian – a catastrophic
Mattresses covered the floor of the old Bahamas Academy gymnasium on Wulff Road yesterday, which is housing nearly 200 Hurricane Dorian evacuees.
Many lie on their beds in the non-air conditioned space. Some still wore bandages, reminders of the dangerous mess they left behind when they fled storm-ravaged Grand
Hurricane survivors evacuated to New Providence are eager to put the pieces of their lives back together, but yesterday some expressed difficulties in trying to do so.
Winson Youth, 37, of Marsh Harbour, Abaco, desires to rebuild his life after a traumatic Hurricane Dorian experience, but is
Alleged child abductor De’Edra Gibson will have one trial on allegations that she snatched four young boys in a month-long period.
But Gibson’s lawyer, Howard Thompson, told Justice Bernard Turner yesterday that he didn’t think joining the four cases was a good idea.
According to Thompson, this
As Hurricane Dorian’s wrath terrorized Abaco, Alfred Russell, 56, a fisherman, was faced with two choices: swim or drown.
So he swam for roughly three hours from Fox Town to Crown Haven – both situated in North Abaco.
Around 1 a.m. on September 1, shortly after he fell asleep on his
A Supreme Court judge on Thursday rescheduled the sentencing of a woman convicted of murdering her baby.
Justice Bernard Turner will now hear sentencing submissions for Phillipa Marshall on October 31 because probation and psychiatric reports were not ready.
On July 18, a jury took less than
Funeral Service for the late Winifred Kemp, aged 90 years, of Pink Cassia Avenue and formerly of Eleuthera, will be held Friday September 20th 2019 at 10:00 a.m. at St. Barnabas Anglican Church, Baillou Hill Road. Officiating will be Rev’d. Canon Basil Tynes assisted by
Funeral Service for the late Cassandra Cecile Bullard Allen Davenport, aged 72 years, of Wilson Street, will be held Saturday September 21st 2019 at 2:30 p.m. at St. Agnes Anglican Church. Officiating will be Archbishop Drexel Gomez assisted by other ministers of the Clergy. Interment
Funeral Service for the late Jo Pat Elizabeth Ward, aged 66 years, of Millenium Gardens, will be held Saturday September 21st 2019 at 11:00 a.m. at Golden Gates World Outreach Ministries, Carmichael Road. Officiating will be Pastor Trent Davis assisted by other ministers of the