Saturday, August 27, 2016

Who. What. Wear. (Rio de Janeiro)

"I’m actually still on the way home from Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and still gagging over the amazing experience of being at the 2016 Summer Olympic Games. After that monstrous trip, I decided to crash for a few days to decompress, relax and catch up on sleep. But you guys…"  Read more >>

This Week in The Bahamas

 Commentary by Elcott Coleby

Prime Minister Christie announces agreement to complete Baha Mar
On Monday, what was clearly the biggest news of the week Prime Minister Christie delivered a nationally televised address on the successful outcome of the Baha Mar negotiations. He was at the Cabinet Office, surrounded by his cabinet colleagues and before the full media corps.
He announced the immediate resumption of construction at the project site to bring it to completion. He also outlined the guaranteed severance payments to the 2,000 displaced workers in addition to payments to unsecured contractors and service providers. Mr. Christie said that his government will work assiduously to ensure that the various hotels and casinos would be opened for the 2016-2017 winter season. He said that Monday was a good day for The Bahamas.

Friday, August 26, 2016

FREE SUMMIT: Creating the High Performing Team of the Future

"Easy" Raphael Munnings

This song "Easy" was recorded in 1978 at Compass Point Nassau Bahamas. Sigma Sounds New York City was the next stop where we added horn arrangements and background vocals. The Producers were Dwight Brewster and Stan Lucas. Don Taylor was the Executive Producer for Tammi Records and Raphael Munnings was the Artist. This recording was never released.
Raphael Munnings -Youtube

Wednesday, August 24, 2016

Brewing tropical storm may threaten Bahamas, Florida as a hurricane

A budding tropical disturbance has the potential to strengthen significantly and reach Florida and the Bahamas with strong winds, coastal flooding and torrential rainfall during Sunday and Monday.

Only one of two active Atlantic tropical systems poses a significant threat to land during the next 10 days. That system, dubbed 99L, has the potential to become Tropical Depression Eight and Tropical Storm Hermine this week.  Read more >>

Tuesday, August 23, 2016

DPM Davis Officially Launches Urban Renewal Website

Hon. Philip “Brave” Davis, Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Public Works & Urban Development, officially launches the Urban Renewal website (BIS Photo / Derek Smith).
By Gena Gibbs

NASSAU, The Bahamas – Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Works and Urban Development the Hon. Philip Davis officially launched the new website of Urban Renewal Foundation and Urban Renewal Commission, thereby putting the broad community initiative in touch with the world. The launch took place on Saturday, August 20, at Centre Court, the Mall at Marathon.  Read more >>