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Letters to the Editor

Excuses and Frustrations

Thanks to you for trying to advise your people that they are bringing so much harm to their selves and their families, and their lifestyle by the "finger pointing, but not my fault" attitude that seems to be corrupting, nay, ruining your country.

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Bonefishing Laws Don’t Just Hurt Tourists

I am a second home owner in Treasure Cay. I have always enjoyed and respected your editorials on the local scene. I am a huge fan of the Abaconian.

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Taxes are Losing The Bahamas Money

Wouldn't it be better for the Bahamas to collect $12,000 than nothing? Why not give second homeowners like myself who already pay property tax and tax on everything else we consume here some consideration in the purchase of a new boat and collect some tax revenue rather than collect nothing? Hopefully the government will address this and not continue to be "penny-wise and pound-foolish"!

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Boat Security Should be Duty Free

Can somebody please tell me where the real crime is here??

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Reject the New Fishing Regulations

I would like to draw your reader's attention to the recently published draft Fisheries Resources Flats Fishing Regulations that are currently out for public comment on the government website. (www.bahamas.gov.bs)

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Thank You From Don Wood

On 7th of December I slipped and fell from my two story roof that I was painting, breaking my neck, back, three ribs, puncturing a lung and splitting my spleen.

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Ignoring Children at Risk

Dear Editor, I enjoy researching statistics, realizing they do not always present an accurate picture.

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Bunker C vs Our Health

I am writing to you today in regards to an article reported on by Dave Ralph in the April 1, 2015 edition of The Abaconian. The article discussed Abaco’s chief councillors and their concerns. I quote the article “The chief councillors are supporting and asking that (Leslie Miller) implement his recent statement that switching BEC’s primary fuel to Bunker C will reduce electric bills by 30 percent.”

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Thankful to Pathfinders

In a life filled with adversity, God was always in control. For the past year I have faced several obstacles that served to hinder my pursuit of a higher education. The journey has been difficult, but God has never led me astray; I believe that He indeed has a plan for my life. His favour has manifested in my life in the form of a collegial scholarship granted by Abaco Pathfinders.

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Gaming Licenses

I wish to refer to the Business Section of the Nassau Guardian of April 8th entitled “Nine Companies Apply for Gaming Licenses” and wish to share with your readers some statistics I researched from the article.

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