By Samantha Evans
Food Planet began serving Haitian and Bahamian cuisine in Novembe, 2013. They pride themselves in having the best Greo in town which can be served with fish, chicken wings or pork. They also serve native Bahamian dishes which are guaranteed to satisfy your palette.
New dishes will be coming on stream in 2014 such as Legume with rice and Sous pwa with rice (black/white bean sauce). They will also be selling drinks and desserts. According to manager Shanalee Paul her mom is the cook and she loves preparing food.
It was also a means to generate honest income. Since they have been open, the word is spreading of how great their food is and business has been good. Dinners are sold for $8 and $10 and kids plates are $5 all day every day.
They are located in Dundas Town, three houses down on the left from Shawny’s Take-A-Way. They are open Monday to Sunday 1pm until and can be contacted by calling 475-0424, 458- 3280 or 559-9204.
You Save Auto Rental
By Samantha Evans
On December 1, 2013, You Save Auto Rental opened its doors in the Ambassador Inn Building on Crocket Drive. They rent cars for $50 per day and vans for $60 daily. To rent a car, persons must be 25 years or older and possess a valid driver’s license.
At You Save Auto Rental, they pride themselves in excellent service and affordable prices, and guarantee clients that they will get their money’s worth when they rent a vehicle from them. They will pick up clients from the airport and drop them back to the airport once they have returned the vehicle to the office.
Since they opened, the feedback has been good. Rentals can be done by the day, week or month. For every sixth day, a client will get a free day. The motto for this business is “Saving You Time and Money Wherever the Road Leads.”
The owner of this business is Warren Ellis. They are open seven days a week from 8am to 6pm. They can be reached by calling 699-3346.
By Samantha Evans
On October 29, 2013, Favour Connection opened for business in the Island Bakery Plaza, also known as B & V Plaza, in Marsh Harbour. They specialize in male and female fashion including tops, pants, dresses and skirts.
They sell dressy and casual tops, which range in size from small to 3 XL for females. They offer sizes small to 4 XL and cologne for males.
For ladies, they also carry sandals, accessories, perfume, socks and underwear.
Early in 2014, they will carry children’s clothing, men’s tennis shoes, and jeans for men and women in a variety of sizes and colors. The owner of Favour Connection is Samantha Bodie from Green Turtle Cay.
They are open Monday through Saturday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
A & S Safety Professionals
By Canishka Alexander
A & S Professionals and Variety Store offers a wide range of safety equipment and welding supplies. Their extensive line up of medical products includes: medical gases; medical concentrators for rent; safety vests; hard hats; earplugs; safety glasses, dust masks, etc.
In their welding section, they carry masks, gloves, rods, tips gases and lots more. Pick up and delivery service is available for medical gases and medical oxygen concentrators. If you need to have your fire extinguishers inspected, serviced or refilled, they can assist you. They also have smoke alarms and smoke detectors along with fire extinguishers in stock for purchase.
Additionally, CPB and First Aid classes are offered along with disaster, evacuation and emergency planning and medical education classes. A & S Professionals also has direct access to first responders, and the business is equipped with a certified training specialist, who is also a safety planner, manager and EMS instructor.
The Variety Store features household items, health and beauty supplies, and sporting goods. Basketball, softball, golf, and football equipment are always in store. There are also toys, party supplies and kitchenware.
The A & S Professionals and Variety Store is located at the Rubis Service Station Building in Central Pines across from Soul Saving Ministries Int’l. Business hours are from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. from Monday to Saturday, and closed on Sundays. Phone contacts are: 475-3246 or 225-4168 (Vibe). Find them on Facebook: A & S Safety Professionals and Variety Store.