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CUVEE BRYDEN HOSTS JAZZ ON THE BEACH
September 22nd 2014
Cuvee Brydens Wines
Joining with Ana's, the wine club is presenting its first event of the season on Friday, October 17.
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COCONUT GROVE CLOSED FOR A WEEK
September 22nd 2014
Coconut Grove
The bar & restaurant on Dickenson Bay will be closed from Monday, Sept. 22, reopening on Saturday, Sept. 27.
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SUGAR RIDGE NAMES NEW GENERAL MANAGER
September 22nd 2014
Sugar Ridge Hotel
Introducing the new General Manager of Sugar Ridge Hotel, Terrance Linton who replaced retiree Keith Martel.
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UPDATE ON TEAM WADADLI'S ATLANTIC CHALLENGE BID
September 22nd 2014
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Dr. Nick Fuller provides an update on Team Wadadli's progress in preparation for taking on the Atlantic Challenge for Rowers.
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BOONS HAVEN HOUSE FOR SALE
September 22nd 2014
Executive Realty
3-bedroom House for sale in Crosbies via Executive Realty
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SANDALS TEAM MEMBERS EDUCATED ON CHIKUNGUNYA
September 18th 2014
Sandals Grande Antigua
Dr. Terry-Ann Joseph meets with Sandals staff to educate them about the Chikungunya Virus
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SANDALS WELCOMES NEW HOTEL MANAGER
September 22nd 2014
Sandals Grande Antigua
Sandals is pleased to welcome Mr Christopher Elliott as the new Hotel Manager.
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NSA NEWSLETTER
September 22nd 2014
National Sailing Academy
Check out the latest news from the National Sailing Academy in their newsletter.
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POTTERS HOUSE FOR SALE
September 22nd 2014
Executive Realty
Set on a cul-de-sac location in Potters, this 3 bedroom 3-1/2 bath home with fabulous views is for sale at US $715,000.
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SPRING BREAK PARTY TO FEATURE FOAM
September 19th 2014
268 Spring Break
because what is Spring Break without lots of suds! It's all part of the fun of EDM Meets Antigua, coming March 7-12, 2015.
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SAILING RALLIES LAUNCH TWO NEW EVENTS
September 19th 2014
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Antigua 2 Falmouth is primarily for yachts sailing to Europe after the Caribbean season.
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NEWEST ADDITION TO PARADISE PROPERTIES CONNECTION TEAM
September 19th 2014
Paradise Properties Connection Ltd. Sales
Ms. Huggins is the latest agent to join Paradise Properties Connection's experienced team in Antigua.
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DIGICEL ACQUIRES SPORTSMAX
September 19th 2014
Digicel
The telecommunications leader acquired majority ownership of International Media Content, Ltd, parent company of the SportsMax channel.
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BE PART OF A WORLDWIDE REGATTA AND EXPLORE WHAT’S HOT THIS WEEK…
September 19th 2014
What's On
Antiguanice's What's On Newsletter for September 18 explores the worldwide Bart's Bash regatta and gives details on restaurants, nightlife, tours, specials and news on our clients.
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CSA ANNUAL CONFERENCE TO TAKE PLACE IN ANTIGUA
September 18th 2014
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
During the last weekend of October, Antigua will play host to some of the most influential people in yacht racing from around the region when the Caribbean Sailing Association’s (‘CSA’) Annual Conference takes place.
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FOXTAILS, PICCADILLY HOUSE FOR SALE
September 18th 2014
ABI Realty
Charming colonial style 3-bedroom house on 0.64 acres of well-manicured grounds for sale
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HALF MOON BAY HOUSE FOR SALE
September 18th 2014
Luxury Locations Antigua
2-bedroom home up for sale with rich and fascinating history
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LOCAL DJ SHARES HIS DIGICEL DATA STORY
September 17th 2014
Digicel
as part of Digicel's new 'Saved By Data' campaign about 4G data service and how it improves lives
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“DON'T THINK TWICE - BOOK IT NOW” ON TRIPADVISOR
September 17th 2014
Nonsuch Bay Resort
A gushing five-star review on TripAdvisor of Nonsuch Bay Resort.
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AYC TO PARTICIPATE IN BARTS BASH
September 17th 2014
Antigua Yacht Club
Join the AYC as they participate in the Barts Bash on Sunday September 21st.
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MAD MONGOOSE REOPENS FOR THE SEASON
September 17th 2014
Mad Mongoose
on Friday, Sept. 19, with Happy Hour from 4-7 pm and dinner starting at 6 pm.
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DJ SMILEY ADDED TO EDM EVENT
September 17th 2014
268 Spring Break
Will be one of the DJs at the 268 Spring Break parties coming to Antigua in March 2015.
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SWALINGS AFTERSCHOOL ACTIVITIES & SPECIALS
September 16th 2014
Swalings Antigua
Now school is back in full swing it's time to get booked in to afterschool activities.
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FRANCIS NUNES JR MEMORIAL FISHING TOURNAMENT CANCELLED
September 16th 2014
Antigua & Barbuda Sport Fishing Association
We hope to see you at our future tournaments; The Best in the West Tournament in November and the main Tournament in May 2015.
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ZAMBUKA CLOSED FOR RENOVATIONS
September 16th 2014
Connect
The coffee, wine and dessert bar will be closed from Sept. 15, resuming with their Thursday night Reggae on Oct. 16.
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A&B ROAD SAFETY & CRIME STOPPERS FUNDRAISING RAFFLE
September 16th 2014
Crime Stoppers Antigua
The Antigua & Barbuda Road Safety Group will host their Annual Fund Raising Event in collaboration with Crime Stoppers in Aid of Road Safety Projects
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ANNABELLA'S VILLA FOR LONG TERM RENTAL
September 16th 2014
JHR Caribbean Real Estate
Quaint 2-bedroom villa available for long term rental in Mckinnons
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CRUISE SHIP CALENDAR: OCTOBER – DECEMBER 2014
September 16th 2014
Antigua & Barbuda Cruise Ship Timetable 2014
The last quarter of 2014 sees a busy close to the year, with many Cruise Ships scheduled to visit our ports around the islands.
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VILLA AMOS FOR SALE
September 16th 2014
JHR Caribbean Real Estate
Rustic style 4-bedroom villa for sale with office and storeroom, the perfect property for those looking for peace and tranquility.
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HOMES, FAMILES & GARDENS FESTIVAL REGISTRATION
September 16th 2014
What's On
It’s just about two more weeks before registration ends for the 2014 Homes, Families and Gardens Festival competition.
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DIGICEL SUPPORTS CREATIVITY IN ANTIGUA AND BARBUDA
September 16th 2014
Digicel
The company is lending its support to the Quickfire Graphic Design Competition for youths ages 12 and up.
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INTERNATIONAL COASTAL CLEAN UP DAY GROUPS
September 15th 2014
Antigua Hotel and Tourist Association (AHTA)
Join groups from around the island to clean beaches for International Coastal Cleanup Day.
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ONDECK NEWSLETTER
September 15th 2014
Ondeck
Summer time is training time – get out with Ondeck for various courses from First Aid to Yachtmasters.
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CARLISLE BAY APPOINTS LYLE PAULS AS NEW GENERAL MANAGER
September 15th 2014
Carlisle Bay Hotel & Blue Spa
Carlisle Bay Resort & Spa welcomes new General Manager, Mr Lyle Pauls from Canada.
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DIGICEL COMPLETES ACQUISITION OF SUBMARINE FIBRE ASSETS ACROSS CARIBBEAN
September 12th 2014
Digicel
Digicel has completed its purchase of a submarine fibre network across the Caribbean region.
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PRIME WATERFRONT IN SEATONS (MERCERS CREEK BAY)
September 12th 2014
Executive Realty
Lots of land on private peninsula, Mercers Creek Bay for sale
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CUSTOMER SERVICE IN THE PALM OF YOUR HAND WITH THE MY DIGICEL APP
September 12th 2014
Digicel
A new app allows Android users access to customer service in their handsets.
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ABRACADABRA CLOSES UNTIL NOVEMBER
September 17th 2014
Abracadabra Restaurant & Disco-Bar
The restaurant has closed for the summer, and will be reopening in mid-November 2014.
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TAKE PART IN THE COASTAL CLEAN UP AND EXPLORE WHAT’S HOT THIS WEEK…
September 12th 2014
What's On
Find out what's going on around Antigua & Barbuda with this week's What's On newsletter from Antiguanice.com
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SAILORS FOR THE SEA TO PARTNER WITH CSA ANNUAL CONFERENCE
September 12th 2014
Caribbean Sailing Association
Global Sustainability Organization, Sailors for the Sea, to Partner with Caribbean Sailing Association Annual Conference
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ROTARY DONATES NEW HOME TO ANDRE HUGHES
September 11th 2014
Rotary Club of Antigua
The Rotary Club of Antigua has donated a new home to Andre Hughes.
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MAYDAY RESTAURANT REOPENS FOR THE SEASON
September 10th 2014
Mayday Restaurant
Closed since the end of August, the restaurant reopens for the season in Jolly Harbour.
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VILLA KATHLEEN FOR HOLIDAY RENTAL
September 10th 2014
Luxury Locations Antigua
A fabulous 7-bedroom waterfront villa spanning over 13,000 sqft of living and entertainment space
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ANTIGUA CONDUCTS SEA TURTLE SURVEY
September 10th 2014
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
The surveys identified a number of endangered green and hawksbill sea turtles using sea grass and coral reef habitats within the Cades Bay Marine Reserve.
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BUDGET MARINE WAHOO TOURNAMENT IN ST. MAARTEN
September 10th 2014
Budget Marine
The 2 day fishing competition will be on Saturday 15th and Sunday 16th November 2014, in St. Maarten.
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BARTS BASH NOTICE OF RACE
September 10th 2014
Antigua Yacht Club
On Sunday 21st September the "Barts Bash" will take place, the largest sailing race in 24 hours (multiple venues), a Guinness World Record Attempt.
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AYC COMMODORE'S NEWSLETTER
September 10th 2014
Antigua Yacht Club
The latest updates on the Antigua Yacht Club from Commodore John J Duffy.
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CANCELLATION OF THE CARIBBEAN DINGHY CHAMPIONSHIPS
September 9th 2014
Caribbean Sailing Association
The CSA regrets that it has had to cancel the Caribbean Dinghy Championships (‘CDC’) that were scheduled to be held from the 14th to 16th of November.
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LIFE ON THE CORNER TAKES A SUMMER BREAK
September 9th 2014
Life on the Corner
After this weekend filled with specials, the restaurant will close until their Halloween Party on October 31.
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BEACHLIMERZ IS BIRTHDAY PARTY CENTRAL
September 9th 2014
BeachLimerZ
This beachside location has become a favorite spot for family birthday celebrations, with many extras added by the restaurant staff.
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GATE STUDENTS BEGIN INTERNSHIP PROGRAMME WITH DIGICEL
September 8th 2014
Digicel
Three students were selected to work and learn at the telecommunications company during a 3-month internship.
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LOBLOLLY HILL FOR RENT
September 5th 2014
Antigua - Barbuda Villa Rentals
Opt for a deluxe four bedroom, four bathroom villa in historic National Park of English Harbour.
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FIND SOME FUN IN THE SLOW SEASON AND EXPLORE WHAT’S HOT THIS WEEK…
September 5th 2014
What's On

WHAT
September 4th 2014
What's On
Because of seasonal closings, those looking for restaurants or entertainment may not know exactly what places are open in the next two months. Here's a list of our clients that are there to welcome you.
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CURTAIN BLUFF RESTAURANTS CLOSE FOR THE SEASON
September 4th 2014
Curtain Bluff Restaurants & Wine Tasting
Restaurants close for the season and reopen on October 25
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STINGRAY CITY EARNS TRIPADVISOR ‘BRAVO’ BADGE
September 4th 2014
Stingray City
Stingray City has earned the praise on Tripadvisor, and their Bravo Badge, through a high number of ‘excellent’ reviews from visitors.
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CARLISLE BAY'S RESTAURANTS SEASON CLOSING
September 4th 2014
Carlisle Bay's Restaurants
Restaurants close for the season and reopen on October 18th.
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A & B SWEEPS THE 2014 OECS CYCLING CHAMPIONSHIPS
September 4th 2014
Antigua & Barbuda Cycling Association
Antigua and Barbuda's Cyclists won 1st, 2nd and 3rd places at the OECS Cycling Championships.
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“PERFECT RELAXING ADVENTURE IN ANTIGUA!!” – JABBERWOCKY YACHT CHARTERS
September 4th 2014
Jabberwocky Yacht Charters
Check out a recent review of Jabberwocky Yacht Charters on Tripadvisor.com.
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FOR SALE: COLE HOUSE
September 3rd 2014
Luxury Locations Antigua
4-bedroom villa with guest cottage and magnificent panoramic views for sale via Luxury Locations
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CFU MEN'S CARIBBEAN CUP
September 3rd 2014
Antigua and Barbuda Football Association
Come out and support our Benna Boys as they compete in the biggest Caribbean Cup in football history!
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CERTIFIED FIRST AID/CPR TRAINING COURSE
September 3rd 2014
Causes@antiguanice.com
Antigua & Barbuda Red Cross is offering a Certified First Aid/CPR Training Course.
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SUGAR BEAT NEWSLETTER HIGHLIGHTS MANGO CHEFS
September 3rd 2014
Sugar Ridge Hotel
In the September issue of the Sugar Ridge Hotel's newsletter, the focus is on the three chefs who won the recent Mango Pineapple Culinary Cook-Off.
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RISTORANTE PAPARAZZI CLOSES FOR SEASON
September 2nd 2014
Ristorante Paparazzi
and will reopen on November 5,2014.
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CALL FOR EXHIBITORS FOR ANNUAL YOUTH EXHIBITION
September 2nd 2014
A & B Department of Youth Affairs
The Department of Youth Affairs is seeking talented young entrepreneurs 35 years of age and under to provide exhibits and demonstrations at the Annual National Youth Exhibition and Health Expo on Wednesday October 1st 2014.
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WIN $1000 TRAVEL VOUCHER
September 2nd 2014
St. James's Club
Enter for a chance to win $1,000 travel voucher for airfare or resort stay with St. James' Club.
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SWALINGS ANNUAL SOCCER CUP & THE BENNA BOYS
September 2nd 2014
Swalings Antigua
Swalings will be running its Annual Swalings Soccer Cup on September 28th. The tournament will be for our U10s, U14s and U18s.
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CARIBBEAN CHARTER ABOARD RACING THOROUGHBRED 'LEOPARD 3'
September 2nd 2014
Antigua Nicholson Yacht Charters and Services
Racing luxury yacht 'Leopard 3' available for a New Year Booking from December 26th.
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HEMINGWAYS GOES TO MODIFIED SUMMER SCHEDULE
September 1st 2014
Hemingway's Caribbean Cafe'
starting September 3, where they will be open only certain days for breakfast and lunch until October 1.
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CAPTAINS QUARTERS OPEN FOR SUMMER
September 1st 2014
Catamaran Hotel
The restaurant in the Catamaran Hotel will remain open Monday through Friday for breakfast, lunch and dinner, and closed on Sundays until further notice.
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IN PHOTOS: ANNIVERSARY EVENT PLANNING
September 1st 2014
Sunshine Real Estate & Event Services
A peek of a 40th Anniversary scene by Sunshine Real Estate & Event Services
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AYI ISSUE 70
August 29th 2014
Antigua's Yachting Insider Newsletter
Francis Nunes Jr Memorial Tournament and Seafood Festival, Youth Olympic Games and Caribbean Sailing Association Conference.
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MAYDAY RESTAURANT CLOSED UNTIL SEPTEMBER 11
August 29th 2014
Mayday Restaurant
Mayday Restaurant is closed now for a short break, reopening again on Thursday 11th September.
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LUXURY LOCATIONS THE MAGAZINE IS FLYING HIGH!
August 29th 2014
Luxury Locations Antigua
Luxury Location, The Magazine has just doubled its exposure at Gatwick Airport.
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ONDECK REPORTS BRISK DEMAND FOR ANTIGUA SAILING WEEK
August 29th 2014
Ondeck
Ondeck reports brisk demand for Antigua Sailing Week and has Boatmaster course dates still available.
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HAMLET PERFORMANCE SOLD OUT!
August 29th 2014
What's On
The world-famous Shakespeare's Hamlet play joins a stellar lineup of closing dinner parties, back-to-school deals and more in this week's What's On newsletter.
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FRANCIS NUNES JR MEMORIAL TOURNAMENT AND SEAFOOD FESTIVAL
August 28th 2014
Antigua & Barbuda Sport Fishing Association
The 7th Annual Francis Nunes Jr Memorial Tournament and Seafood Festival will take place on Friday, September 26 and Saturday, September 27.
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CAFE NAPOLEON’S SUMMER CLOSURE
August 28th 2014
Cafe Napoleon
Friday, August 29th is the final day before restaurant summer closure. Enjoy free Melon Sparkly at Ladies Friday.
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2014 ANTIGUA CYCLING RACE CALENDAR
August 28th 2014
Antigua & Barbuda Cycling Association
Check out the updated 2014 Antigua Cycling Race Calendar, showing all annual races and those remaining for the 2014 season.
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HAMLET – THE PLOT, THE CAST AND THE EVENT
August 28th 2014
What's On
Shakespeare’s Globe to Globe is on a two year world tour and will be performing Hamlet in Nelson’s Dockyard at the Copper and Lumber hotel.
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CSA OFFICER NOMINATIONS
August 28th 2014
Caribbean Sailing Association
The Nominating Committee requests that CSA members propose candidates to serve as officers of the CSA.
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ANTIGUAN YOUTH RHONE KIRBY IN YOUTH OLYMPICS
August 27th 2014
Antigua Yacht Club
Antiguan youth Rhone Kirby participated in the 2014 Summer Youth Olympic Games in Nanjing, China.
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TRAPPAS SEASON BREAK
August 27th 2014
Trappas Restaurant & Bar
Trappas will be closing its doors following service this Saturday, 08/30. Stop by this weekend for dinner or drinks before it closes!
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SILVER CHELLES SEASON CLOSING
August 27th 2014
Silver Chelles
Countdown to Silver Chelles season closing next Wednesday, 09/03.
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SWALINGS HOMEWORK CLUB & AFTER-SCHOOL ACTIVITIES
August 27th 2014
Swalings Antigua
Don't get those back to school blues - Swalings has all your after-school needs sorted!
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CSA MEMBER REPRESENTATIVES AT YOUTH OLYMPIC GAMES IN CHINA
August 26th 2014
Caribbean Sailing Association
The CSA wishes each and every one of these talented athletes congratulations on their tremendous achievements to date and best of luck at the Youth Olympic Games.
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OLIVIER DEFENDS AUA TINMAN ROHR TITLE
August 26th 2014
Wadadli Tinman Triathlon
Olivier Noglotte of Guadeloupe successfully defended his title in the 3rd annual AUA Tinman Rohr Triathlon held at Morris Bay on Saturday August 23rd.
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AL PORTO CLOSING UNTIL 30 SEPTEMBER
August 26th 2014
Al Porto
Closing From August 28 - September 30. Visit them for dinner and dancing before they close!
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NIGHT MANAGER NEEDED
August 26th 2014
Cloggy's Cafe
Polite, professional and experienced night manager needed for Cloggy’s Café
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2015 ROTARY INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION
August 25th 2014
Rotary Club of Antigua
The 2015 Rotary International Convention takes place in São Paulo, Brazil over 6 June to 9 June.
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“WONDERFUL SECRET GARDEN PARADISE”
August 25th 2014
Le Jardin Creole
First accommodation impressions and full review of Le Jardin Creole's Palm-Frangipani Cottage.
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DIGICEL CPL WINNERS CALL TRIP TO ST. KITTS "EPIC"
August 22nd 2014
Digicel
22 winners and companions were flown to St. Kitts to watch the CPL final, with all expenses paid.
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DIGICEL OFFERS GATE STUDENTS INTERNSHIPS
August 22nd 2014
Digicel
As a major partner with the government in the GATE ICT cadet training programme, Digicel has accepted two recent graduates for internships at the company.
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CHIPPY ANTIGUA TO REOPEN SEPTEMBER 3
August 22nd 2014
Chippy Antigua
after a brief respite for remodeling, the popular fish and chips food truck will reopen on Wednesday with new menu additions.
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DO SOME ISLAND HOPPING AND EXPLORE WHAT’S HOT THIS WEEK…
August 22nd 2014
What's On
The Antiguanice What's On e-newsletter brings you news and information on all the activities, specials, accommodations and events in Antigua & Barbuda this week.
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