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ANTIGUA’S YACHTING INSIDE ISSUE 104
August 26th 2016
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Six Antiguans qualify as Dinghy and Keelboat Sailing Instructors and this month's yachting news.
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HARPER'S STUFF THE BUS PROMOTION
August 26th 2016
Harper's Office Depot
Support Harper's initiative to empower young minds by participating in their “Stuff the Bus” promotion. A 40% discount will be applied to purchases of school supplies.
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CLOSING FOR MAINTENANCE
August 26th 2016
Sheer Rocks Restaurant Bar Lounge
Sheer Rocks Restaurant will be closing on September 5th for maintenance and will reopen on October 4th, 2016. Book a table for a superb meal before they close.
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END OF SUMMER PARTY AND WHAT'S HOT THIS WEEK
August 25th 2016
What's On
This week's newsletter features Jacqui O's and Al Porto closing parties, restaurants operating hours, boat cruise, high tea, Team Wadadli documentary screening and more.
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NSA STUDENTS ACHIEVE RYA QUALIFICATIONS
August 25th 2016
National Sailing Academy
The NSA is pleased to announce that six of it's students, all Antiguans, aged 16 – 18 years, have now achieved their Royal Yachting Association qualifications.
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MARINE DEVELOPMENT FUND
August 25th 2016
Antigua & Barbuda Marine Association
Consider adopting the MDF this season as part of your fund raising efforts for worthy causes & projects.
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ANTIGUA MARINE DIRECTORY 2016/17 - EARLY BOOKING DISCOUNT
August 25th 2016
Antigua & Barbuda Marine Association
Get your business listed or find out how to, in the ever popular ABMA Directory pocket sized gem.
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FUNDRAISING CONTINUES FOR TEAM FACING IT
August 24th 2016
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
South African Team Facing It with Antigua’s Wayne Johnson continue fundraising efforts.
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CARIBBEAN PEOPLE'S CHOICE AWARD
August 24th 2016
FLOW
Cast your vote for which shows you want to see come to your home TV. Ten projects will compete for the chance to win pilot episode funding from FLOW.
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TROPICAL DISTURBANCE ALERT STATEMENT
August 23rd 2016
National Office of Disaster Services
The Antigua and Barbuda Meteorological Service is paying very close attention to an approaching tropical disturbance.
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LE BISTRO TO CLOSE FOR VACATION
August 22nd 2016
Le Bistro Restaurant
Le Bistro Restaurant will be closing for their annual vacation on August 27th and will re-open on October 6th, 2016.
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ANTIGUA REAL ESTATE GUIDE NEWSLETTER: AUGUST 2016
August 19th 2016
Real Estate Guide Newsletter
This month's real estate newsletter features hotel and marina development opportunity, homes and villas for sale and rent at reduced prices and more.
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ADMIRAL'S INN & PILLARS RESTAURANT ANNUAL CLOSING
August 19th 2016
Admiral's Inn - Pillars Restaurant
Admiral's Inn & Pillars restaurant has closed for their annual refurbishment and will reopen on October 15th, 2016.
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LIVE MUSIC HOT SPOTS AND WHAT'S HOT THIS WEEK
August 18th 2016
What's On
This week's What On newsletter features the hottest places across the island with live bands and DJs, fundraiser,dinner night,special offers, job opportunity, training camp and more.
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SILVER CHELLES CLOSED FOR SUMMER VACATION
August 18th 2016
Silver Chelles
Silver Chelles in Redcliffe Quay has closed for their Summer vacation but purchases can still be made online via the website
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WANTED INTERNATIONAL CONSULTANT - GEF PROJECT DEVELOPMENT SPECIALIST
August 18th 2016
Causes@antiguanice.com
Suitable candidates are invited to apply for the position at the Department of Environment.
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FOR SALE: PARADISE VIEW
August 17th 2016
Sunshine Real Estate
This beautiful 2-bedroom, 2.5 bath home in the prestigious Paradise View neighborhood is attractively priced to sell at EC$995,000.
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YOUTH MEDIA SUMMER TRAINING WORKSHOP
August 16th 2016
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
The Department of Youth Affairs, in conjunction with UNICEF has opened registration for its annual workshop.
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FOR SALE: BROWN'S BAY VILLAS
August 16th 2016
AC Real Estate Services
The villas adjacent to Harmony Hall, shares the Nonsuch Bay with Mill Reef Club, Nonsuch Bay Resort and Emerald Cove. Selling at US$3.9 Million.
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CSA - AUGUST 2016 NEWSLETTER
August 15th 2016
Caribbean Sailing Association
Conference registration opens, CDC, CSA survey and also read about the Olympic hopefuls, Caribbean Dinghy Championships and more.
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FOR SALE: 409D JOLLY HARBOUR
August 15th 2016
Absolute Properties Antigua
Located at the end of a quiet cul-de-sac and only a few minutes walk to the secluded North Beach, this pristine 2-bedroom villa is for sale at US$275,000.
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FOR SALE: HARBOUR LIGHTS
August 15th 2016
Absolute Properties Antigua
A unique opportunity to purchase a luxury waterside villa which features its own 20ft. swimming pool within the gated community of Jolly Harbour. Selling at US$450,000.
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FOR RENT: MERCERS CREEK PLANTATION
August 15th 2016
Absolute Properties Antigua
Antigua’s last remaining sugar plantation, complete with most of its original features and furniture is renting from US$1,500 nightly.
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15% OFF TO GO MEALS UNTIL HEMINGWAY'S CLOSE
August 15th 2016
Hemingway's Caribbean Cafe'
Enjoy and save 15% off all to go meals of breakfast, lunch and dinner before they close on August 31st, 2016.
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ENTER NOW FOR THE 50TH ANTIGUA SAILING WEEK
August 12th 2016
Antigua Sailing Week
Enter the competition now and until the end of August for a chance to win a case of English Harbour 5 Year Old Rum.
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YOUTH AWARDS NOMINATION FORMS & GUIDELINES
August 12th 2016
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
The public is encouraged to support this event by nominating persons eligible for these awards.
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REGISTRATION SCHEDULE
August 12th 2016
Shiva School of Dance
Shiva School of Dance classes begin on September 5th, 2016. When registering walk with the registration fee EC$30 and the first month's fees.
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PINEAPPLE BEACH CLUB ANNOUNCES GRAND OPENING
August 12th 2016
Pineapple Beach Club
Pineapple Beach Club will close from August 25th to September 30th for renovations, and reopen on October 1st as an Adults-Only resort.
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A & B GUNNING FOR GLORY IN RIO AND WHAT'S HOT THIS WEEK
August 11th 2016
What's On
This week's What's On newsletter features an exciting edition of our Olympic hopefuls, parties,entertainment,dinner, sales and promotions and more.
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FOR SALE: VILLA MUSICA
August 11th 2016
Luxury Locations Antigua
Nestled below the foothills of Monks Hill with breathtaking views of English Harbour, Falmouth Harbour and the surrounding areas, this beautiful villa is available for sale at US$1,190,000.
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FOR SALE: P21 HODGES BAY
August 11th 2016
Luxury Locations Antigua
This luxury oceanfront penthouse set on 9 acres of lush, tropical gardens and white sandy beach is selling at a reduced price of US$2,200,000 from US$3,000,000 for a quick sale.
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ANTIGUAN YOUTH SAILORS COMPETE IN INTERNATIONAL EVENTS
August 10th 2016
Antigua Yacht Club
There are several young rising stars from Antigua, competing at the highest level of competition around the World.
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JULES MITCHELL AND VINCENT ANFI AT LASER YOUTH WORLDS
August 9th 2016
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Young sailors representing Antigua and Barbuda continue to do exceptionally well competing abroad and making us all proud!
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FOR SALE: PASSION VILLAGE PROJECT
August 8th 2016
Paradise Properties Connection Ltd. Sales
Located in Valley Church, this dual development consists of 22 individual villas and a communal swimming pool inside the restaurant. Selling at US$250,000.
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FOR RENT: MURPHY APARTMENT
August 8th 2016
Paradise Properties Connection Ltd. Sales
This 2 bedroom downstairs apartment located in the much sought after area of Hodges Bay, is available for long term rental at US$1,800 Monthly.
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FOR SALE: INFLATABLE RAFT AND HOME GYM
August 8th 2016
Bike Plus
7 person Cooler Z inflatable raft with anchor, soccer balls, home gym, basket balls with hoops and more in stock at Bike Plus.
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NEW MINI ISLAND TOUR
August 5th 2016
Sunshine Island Beach Tours
Sunshine Island Beach Tours introduce its Mini Island Tour. The tour cost is only US$20 per person and will run from Buckleys, through Fig Tree Drive, stops off at Darkwood Beach and back to the cruise ship dock.
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HOLIDAY CLOSING TIME
August 5th 2016
Steph & Vladas Studio
Steph & Vlada's Studio will close from August 20th - October 1st, 2016, so be sure to book your beauty or photography appointment before they close.
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FIT FOR LIFE AND WHAT'S HOT THIS WEEK
August 4th 2016
What's On
The latest issue of our weekly What's On newsletter is out. See how you can keep fit and check out what's happening across the island over the weekend and into the next week.
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SEVENSTAR CONFIRMED AS OFFICIAL LOGISTICS PARTNER
August 4th 2016
RORC Caribbean 600
For the RORC Caribbean 600, starting in Antigua on February 20th, 2017.
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CARNIVAL MONDAY AND TUESDAY RESULTS
August 4th 2016
Antigua Carnival
Check out the results for Carnival Monday and Tuesday winners of Band of the Year, King & Queen of the Band, J'ouvert and Mas troupes and more.
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BACK TO SCHOOL SHOPPING
August 4th 2016
Harper's Office Depot
Take in your Back to School checklist to Harper's Office Depot and they will help you locate and check off your items.
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TEAM ANTIGUA RIO OLYMPICS SCHEDULE
August 14th 2016
Sports, Trade, Industry and Commerce & Culture
Check out the schedule and tune in watch team Antigua & Barbuda live, as they compete in Track & Field and Swimming events at the 2016 Rio Olympics in Brazil.
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VOLUNTEERS WANTED AT PAAWS
August 3rd 2016
Protect Antiguan Animals With a Smile
Specific areas of focus are fund raising and re-homing of dogs and cats. In particular, they are looking for marketing and PR skills although anybody with energy and ideas to help us in these fields will be welcomed.
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SEABREEZE OPEN THROUGHOUT AUGUST
August 3rd 2016
Seabreeze Cafe/Bar/Gelateria
If you're in the English Harbour area, be sure to drop in for a great coffee, breakfast, lunch, tasty crispy pizzas and sandwiches or drinks anytime up until 3:00 pm daily.
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AHTA RELAUNCHES WEBSITE
July 29th 2016
Antigua Hotel and Tourist Association (AHTA)
A totally rebuilt version of Antigua Hotel Jobs was recently relaunched by the AHTA and is open to all. This platform acts as an interface between tourism stakeholders and those seeking a new job in the industry.
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ANTIGUA’S YACHTING INSIDER ISSUE 103
July 29th 2016
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Comanche shatters Transatlantic Record and this month's yachting news.
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ANTIGUA SAILORS AT KBC LASER RADIAL YOUTH WORLDS
July 29th 2016
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Young sailors Jules Mitchell and Vincent Anfi are currently in Dun Laoghaire, Ireland, for the KBC Laser Radial Youth World Championships being held over July 23rd – 31st.
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WEEKEND SPECIALS
August 5th 2016
Life on the Corner
Take a look at the tantalizing specials on the menu being offered for Thursday, Friday & Sunday at Life on the Corner in English Harbour.
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OFFICIAL PARADE ROUTES FOR CARNIVAL 2016
July 28th 2016
Antigua Carnival
Check out the routes and assembly points for the parades such as J'ouvert morning, Parade of the Bands and Last Lap.
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60TH CARNIVAL CELEBRATIONS CONTINUE AND WHAT'S HOT THIS WEEK
July 28th 2016
What's On
This week's What's On newsletter features the most anticipated events of the Carnival season, beach BBQ, live band nights, news, specials and more.
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TEAM COMANCHE SHATTERS TRANSATLANTIC SAILING RECORD
July 28th 2016
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Team Comanche has smashed the Transatlantic Sailing Record by more than a day.
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