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Letters to the Editor: Commending BPL

Dear Editor; I believe I speak for a few thousand BPL customers when I say THANKS for a much improved electricity supply this summer. The few power cuts have been short lived. THANKS AND CONGRATULATIONS.   Patrick J. Bethel

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Letters to the Editor: Airport Shame

Dear Editor, I wanted to comment on a few observations regarding the Marsh Harbour Airport. This Airport cost the taxpayers almost $40 million dollars. Yes, a lot more than it should have but one would think with that much money invested we would want to take care of this property. …

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Letters to the Editor: Nervous Boardings

I have been sailing to the Abacos since the 1980’s.  My wife, Sharon and I love the Abacos; we love the water, we love the beaches, we love the towns, but above all of that we love the people. We did not get to make our yearly five month visit …

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WHOA Seeks Volunteers

It is with great pleasure that WHOA, The Wild Horses of Abaco Preservation Society, announces another step towards the restoration of the Abaco Island Horse and establishment of an equine therapy program. WHOA will be announcing its new Board of Directors and Advisors soon. We are working on the first …

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Noise Pollution

When one thinks about pollution it is often in terms of solid waste (garbage) and other visual perceptions. Rarely would one think of noise as a pollution. Noise pollution refers to sounds in the environment that are caused by humans and that threaten the health or welfare of human or …

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Letters to the Editor: Support for Curry

Dear Editor, The Spring City Development Association would like to thank the awesome people of Abaco. Last year Mr. Colon Curry was diagnosed with advanced head and neck cancer and has since had surgery and is not taking treatment. As you may know treatment is expensive so in order to …

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Letters to the Editor: Park Rules

Dear Sir, On April 20th I was snorkeling with friends in the Pelican Cays Park when I saw two scuba divers carrying spears swimming below me. I managed to get their attention, explained the rules to them, and they immediately took the spears to their rental boat and left them …

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Letter to the Editor: Clinic Service

Dear Editor, I wish to express my appreciation for the excellent service rendered at the Marsh Harbour Health Clinic. The service was very professional and the staff was warm and friendly. What is also interesting is that two other friends of mine informed me that they received similar treatment at …

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Thank You for Exemplary Medical Service

Dear Editor, So often we only have awful news to report.  So often that seems the only thing we can see on the television or the internet. On the local level, we constantly hear about how ‘lax Bahamians does be.’ I have a bright spot to share.  On September 22, …

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The Work of The Abaco Shelter

Dear Editor, Please allow us space to comment on a topic that was raised at a recent meeting of the residents of North Abaco with their M.P., Mr. Darren Henfield and reported in the August 1st edition of The Abaconian. The residents complained about the stray dogs at the community …

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