Saturday, February 25, 2017

Bahamas: 21 most expensive countries in the world to live

By Will Martin, Business Insider

The world's most expensive countries to live in were calculated by MoveHub, a company dedicated to helping people move abroad, in a new survey.

MoveHub based its assessment on a range of costs, such as the price of groceries, transport, bills, restaurants and how much renting somewhere to live is. These figures are then compiled into an index, using the notoriously expensive city of New York as a benchmark.  Read more >>

Honoring and Celebrating Bishop Buford & Min. Shelly Curtis

Friday, February 24, 2017

Bahamian Art & Culture : No. 297 : 02.24.17

Hot off the press is the latest issue of Bahamian Art & Culture. Check out our vibrant cover by Bahamian artist Lemero Wright, as well as this weekend's Guitar Concert hosted by The Nassau Music Society, the NE8 Closing Event at Hillside House, Keisha Oliver’s Photowalk & Workshop at the NAGB, and the EMPTY BOWLS Bahamas Festival. And there's more for next week too! Plus news stories on this year’s Transforming Spaces 2017, musician Giveton Gelin, artists Thierry Lamare and Navarro Newton, and so much more. Subscribe to this weekly newsletter for free! Enjoy!

Cosmetology students volunteer @ senior citizens' home

Precious pearls, Mary Bethel (l) and Grace Roker are excited to get all dolled up by BTVI cosmetology students.  Photos by Shantique Longley.

Pat’s Senior Citizens Home was a flurry of excitement recently, as residents got a beauty treat from Cosmetology students of the Bahamas Technical and Vocational Institute (BTVI).

“I like working with seniors,” said Kei-Anna Glinton, “I have a grandfather who I stay home with a lot, so I see this as a means of giving back to the community. It’s heartwarming,” said the 19-year-old.

Kei-Anna was among the 19 students of the Hair Analysis class who volunteered their service to the live-in senior citizens’ home on Soldier Road.

Bahamas Buy & Sell - Spring Into Fashion

View the latest edition of Bahamas Buy & Sell