Letter To The Editor: Bless The Pindlings Our Lord and Saviour

  Dear Editor, Journalists from the three largest Bahamian newspapers committed sacrilege by publishing the story of Dame Marguerite Pindling owing more than $300,000 in real property taxes for her palatial $10 million mansion in the upscale Skyline Heights community. Dame Marguerite is the widow of the first prime minister of The Bahamas and the […]

Bimini Town Council: Biminites Approve Appellant Court Ruling in Favor of Resorts World Bimini

Bimini, Bahamas – The head of Bimini’s Local Government Council says the people of Bimini welcome the Appellant Court’s decision to deny a request for an injunction to halt dredging for the construction of the Port at Resorts World Bimini. According to Local Government Chief Councilor Lloyd Edgecombe, the people of Bimini are pleased with […]

How a $209 Ticket Becomes a $333 Ticket

Government Imposed Taxes and Fees: September 11th Security Fee: A September 11th Security Fee of $2.50 USD applies per flight segment (maximum charge per trip–$5.00 USD one-way, $10.00 USD round-trip). A flight segment is defined as one takeoff and one landing. Passenger Facility Charges: Passenger Facility Charges of up to $18.00 USD may apply depending […]

Sunwing Announces New Direct Flights to Grand Bahama This Winter

TORONTO, ONTARIO–(Marketwired – Aug. 16, 2013) – This winter, sun seekers, golfers and families can escape to Grand Bahama courtesy of Sunwing as the tour operator announces new direct service to this island paradise from 6 cities across Canada. Starting January 16th, 2014, Sunwing will be offering weekly winter service from Halifax, Montreal, Ottawa, Winnipeg […]


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