The 2014 Atlantic Hurricane Season began Sunday June 1 with a warning that the there is no way of knowing what the true impact of the season will be.
The US Government formally presented The Bahamas Salvation Army with a $30,000 grant for critical repairs of two emergency community shelters in Nassau.
Rotarians on Grand Bahama came together during Hurricane Sandy with the activation of the emergency Rotary Water Plant from October 24-28, 2012.
The International Section of the Grand Bahama International Airport received flooding and damage but was scheduled to welcome its first flight after Hurricane Sandy on Sunday.
As Hurricane Sandy made its exit from The Bahamas, officials said it was too soon to fully assess the damage caused by the storm.
Three full days after Hurricane Sandy ravaged Abaco and the island – which was the hardest hit – is still waiting for government relief.
Hurricane Sandy blasted across eastern Cuba on Thursday, increasing in intensity to a Category 2 Hurricane and is headed for the Bahamas after causing at least two deaths in the Caribbean.
The Department Of Environmental Health Services is advising the public to properly secure any items that may become air borne during the period of expected inclement weather.
According to the AccuWeather.com Hurricane Center, Hurricane Sandy will rage across the central Bahamas Thursday evening or Friday.