Letters

D’Aguilar’s reaction to USA order blasted

Dear Editor, Into his fourth year as Minister of Tourism and Aviation, one would have hoped that the Hon. Dionisio D'Aguilar would have more fully taken onboard some rudimentary lessons about statecraft and governance.Among these lessons are to take a deep breath, marshal as many facts as possible, assemble the best advice and, above all, demonstrate restraint,…
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Grand Bahama Sports Hall of Fame mourns and salutes Bert Bell

ALBERT “BERT” BELL, Swim Coach

Dear Editor, The sporting community lost one of its beloved stalwarts this past weekend on January 16. Albert "Bert" Bell, the beloved swim coach passed away and the Grand Bahama Sports Hall of Fame mourns the loss of one of its inductees.  Below is the full statement from GBSHF Chairman, Harold Williams. "We are saddened…
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EARTHCARE Eco Kids visit Coral Vita

Dear Editor, After working on Our Garden, Community Garden on Saturday, December 12th 2020, EARTHCARE Eco Kids and EARTHCARE Volunteers toured the world’s first land-based commercial coral farm, Coral Vita. Our eager group went to the Grand Bahama Coral Vita farm where they met Coral Vita Director of Restoration Operations, Joe Oliver, and Alannah Vellacott, Coral…
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Primary Care Transformative Initiative

Dr. Marcus Bethel

Dear Editor, The initiative to develop a National Health Insurance Plan was implemented in September 2002 when a Blue Ribbon Commission was appointed by PM (Perry) Christie “to review and make recommendations to the Government of the Bahamas on the feasibility of establishing a NHI  plan for the delivery of quality healthcare to the Bahamian…
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