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Short Sighted Legislation Threatens $140 Million Industry

Flyfishing enthusiasts and professionals are outraged concerning proposed new legislation for the industry. Though some agree that there are certain points of the new law that could be beneficial, the majority of industry stakeholders, including the Abaco’s Fly Fishing Guides Association (AFFGA), agree that if the laws are implemented as they are written it would be devastating to the industry.

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CIBC FirstCaribbean Rewards Student with Scholarship

As if placing seventh out of 121 students in the 2015 Bahamas Primary School Student of the Year Awards Program wasn’t enough, 11-year-old Kaitlyn Francis had one more reward to collect just a day after graduating from Central Abaco Primary School (CAPS) as valedictorian.

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American Eagle Expands Airlift

American Eagle has upgraded their air service into Marsh Harbour out of Miami now offering a larger 76 seat jet which includes first-class seating with service daily beginning on June 4.

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Abaco Beach Resort Awarded 2015 TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence

Abaco Beach Resort and Boat Harbour Marina has received a TripAdvisor® Certificate of Excellence award. Now in its fifth year, the award celebrates excellence in hospitality and is given only to establishments that consistently achieve great traveler reviews on TripAdvisor.

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Abaco’s Guava Farm

On the shelves now in Abaco Groceries, Abaco Treasures and Golden Harvest (Treasure Cay) are jars of delicious guava jam with eye catching labels announcing the name 'Abaconian Guava Jam'.

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Island Luck Donates Computers to Public High Schools

Pietro Burrows, manager of Abaco’s Island Luck office locations, travelled to S.C. Bootle High School on May 14 to deliver 10 computers. Principal Huel Moss accepted the computers and accessories on behalf of the school, and expressed his gratitude to Burrows for the donation.

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Entrepreneur Watch: May 15, 2015

Owned by Henley and Vernita Dawkins, Tardies Cleaning Services (also referred to as Tardy’s Cleaning Services) opened in November 2014.

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Bliss has Blossomed

New owners Leanne Russell and Claire Basden of Bliss Coffee House (formerly the Java Coffee House) in Marsh Harbour had their Grand Opening on Saturday, April 25th.

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Prime Minister Visits Guana Resort to Discuss Jobs

During a visit to Baker’s Bay Golf and Ocean Club on April 23, Prime Minister Perry Christie announced that the Club would soon be creating over 250 jobs for Bahamians both in Abaco, and across the country.

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Water and Sewerage Corp. Manager Presents Computer to Central Abaco Primary

Following a break-in at Central Abaco Primary School (CAPS) last year, the school sought assistance from corporate sponsors to replace their stolen computers.

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