As violent protests continue across some parts of the United States, the Bahamas Consulate General in New York has cautioned Bahamians against getting involved.
“We wish to advise Bahamians traveling throughout, temporarily and permanently living within the U.S. but especially those cities affected, to exercise appropriate
Atlantis said yesterday it still does not have "a definitive date" for its reopening, noting that employees will stop receiving ex gratia payments as of tomorrow.
The resort is the largest private employer in the country.
"During the closure period, we have done everything possible to ease
While cars, buildings and dumpsters were set on fire in Minneapolis, Minnesota, last night as protestors demonstrated for a fourth consecutive night, Perry Forbes, a 27-year-old Bahamian living in the city for nearly a decade, was safely tucked away at home with his family.
A man was shot and killed during an incident off Iguana Way that also left a 10-year-old girl and another man in critical condition on Friday afternoon, police said.
Police said the men and child were among a group of people hanging out in front of
Funeral Service for Mr. Benjamin Curtis, age 73 years, a resident of #4 Peter Avenue, Gleniston Gardens, and formerly of Peats, Mangrove Cay, Andros, will be held at 10:00 a.m., on Friday May 29th, 2020, at Zion South Beach Baptist Church, Zion Boulevard. Officiating will
Last rites for Mother Elder Tency Queola Ferguson age 84 of The Forest, Exuma will be held on Friday May 29, 2020 at 10:00AM at the graveside in the Public Cemetery, The Forest, Exuma. Officiating will be Rev’d Lynden Clarke, assisted by Rev’d Dr. Adam
Funeral Service for Retired Corrections Officer Corporal Alfred Taylor age 75 of Feltondale Subdivision and formerly of Rolleville, Exuma who died on May 8, 2020 will be held on Thursday May 28, 2020 at 11:00 am at Pilgrim Baptist Temple, St. James Road. Officiating will
Private Funeral Service for Miochi Shonnell Barrett age 41 of Windsor Lane East who died on May 5, 2020 will be held on Friday May 29, 2020 at the Graveside in Woodlawn Gardens, Soldier Road. Officiating will be Bishop Charles Gardiner.
Due to Government Covid19 Emergency
A Private Funeral Service for the late Molere Hermilee Curry-Turnquest aged 63 years, of Marathon Road, will be held on Friday May 29th, 2020, at the Chapel of Bethel Brothers Morticians and Crematorium, Nassau Street. Officiating will be Rev’d Dr. Alvin Hepburn. Cremation will follow.
A Private Funeral Service for the late Lavon Gerrad Williams, aged 23 years, of Howard Street, Chippingham will be held on Friday May 29th, 2020, at St. Mary The Virgin Anglican Church, Virginia Street. Officiating will be Rev’d. Fr. Dwight Bowe assisted by other ministers