Community activist Gina Spence will launch her annual back-to-school campaign next week to provide needy families with uniforms and education supplies. Gina Spence Productions has again teamed up with Gibbons Company to urge residents to donate gently used uniforms to help children across the island at the start of the new school. ..
Having looked at how stamp duty can sometimes be avoided last week, this week we discuss the Primary Family Homestead Exemption Certificate application. Various readers informed me that the PFHC application process has been taking anywhere from 18 months to six years for approval, during which time elderly property owners have passed away. ..
Joie Hollis-Trott battled a serious heart condition for 17 years, but never stopped worshipping and praising the Lord. She died two years ago, aged 45. Her family will host a gospel concert in her honour tonight, at St Paul Centennial Hall. The idea for the event came about when we were thinking of ways to keep her memory alive,. ..
The Bermuda BodyBuilding and Fitness Federations Annual Night of Champions celebrates its thirtieth anniversary at the Fairmont Southampton today. The mens category consists of bodybuilding, mens physique and classic physique and the womens bikini, bikini wellness, figure and womens physique. The mens classic physique and. ..
Cleveland president Carlton Smith is confident of pulling off a victory against new champions Baileys Bay in the second round of the Eastern Counties today at Lords. Bay dethroned St Davids in the first round last month and Smith, a former Cleveland player himself, feels Cleveland can do the same after naming two colts in their. ..
A message of love and understanding in Bermudian April Brancos painting ltigtResting Placeltigt has won international recognition after it became a symbol for anti-white supremacist protesters Virginia last weekend. Her image was used by Mark Martin to represent Adam and Eve on a placard he carried during the demonstration last. ..
The bus service schedule will be altered on Sunday due to the Bermuda Bicycle Association Road Race. The bus travelling east from the Dockyard depot will begin later in the morning and will then follow the normal Sunday schedule beginning at 10. 35am. Route number 7 buses from Hamilton travelling west will run as far as the Horseshoe. ..
A 33-year-old man was today fined and taken off the roads for driving while more than twice the legal alcohol limit. Kiransinh Rajput pleaded guilty in Magistrates Court to driving while over the legal alcohol limit. The court heard that the Sandys resident crashed his motorcycle into the back of a parked car on Dockyard Terrace. ..
Twenty scholarships have been handed out by the Association of Bermuda International Companies Education Awards programme at a special luncheon. Christian Dunleavy, chairman of the Abic Education Awards, said I would like to congratulate all of the recipients for 2017, an acknowledgement of their dedication to achieving the ambitious. ..
A Sandys teen was today fined 2,000 for taking part in a fight at St Georges Cricket Club on the last day of Cup Match. Jomari Gooden at an earlier appearance in Magistrates Court denied a charge of affray but changed his plea to guilty this morning. The court heard that police obtained video footage of the brawl that showed. ..
Hamilton Princess & Beach Club Announces Collaboration with Lilly Pulitzer
Hamilton Princess & Beach Club has collaborated with Lilly Pulitzer for the brand’s Resort 2018 collection launching October 19, 2017. As part of the relationship, Hamilton Princess’ private Beach Club and infinity pool will serve as the backdrop for the American resort wear brand’s latest fashion shoot, which will appear on LillyPulitzer.com and in the [...]
Bermuda International Long Term Insurers and Reinsurers (BILTIR) today released the results of a survey of its full-member companies. The results highlight the make-up of the organisation’s membership and its impact on Bermuda. The survey was conducted between November 2016 and March 2017. BILTIR was created in 2011 to serve as a formal association to [...]
Marsh and Guy Carpenter Donate $5,000 to WindReach
Marsh and Guy Carpenter today announce a $5,000 donation to WindReach Bermuda. WindReach enriches the quality of life for those with special needs through programmes in adaptive sports, life skills, seniors’ activities and therapeutic riding. The organisation works with 200 individuals a week to provide opportunities for those with special needs to achieve a high [...]
Hamilton Princess & Beach Club to Host JetBlue Nights
Hamilton Princess & Beach Club today announces its partnership with airline JetBlue to host JetBlue Nights. The Hamilton Princess & Beach Club will be rolling out the blue carpet in celebration of its collaboration with the airline to give Marina Nights a new twist. JetBlue Nights are open to the public and will take place [...]
Bermuda International Long Term Insurers and Reinsurers (BILTIR) today announced the recipient of the organisation’s annual scholarship. Marcus Henschke will receive $30,000 to be evenly distributed over two years and used towards university tuition fees. This is the second year that the scholarship has been awarded. The BILTIR scholarship is offered through the Association [...]
The Twin Capital Management Inc. Lowers Stake in Emerson Electric Company (EMR)
I want to be the first to tell you that it wasn't just a holiday celebration, it was a goodbye party. Ascend Capital Llc increased Golar Lng Ltd Bermuda (NASDAQ:GLNG) stake by 706,603 shares to 796,603 valued at $18.28M in 2016Q4. Calvert Investment ...
JetBlue Is Offering Half-Price Vacations In Bermuda & We Are In Heaven
If you're longing for a tropical getaway but don't exactly have unlimited funds, may we suggest you check out JetBlue's new half-price vacation packages to Bermuda? Starting at $699 per person, which is about 50% off the typical price, you can fly to the ...
Good has come out of evil, however, for the barmaid, finding from the papers that he is in serious trouble and likely to be hanged, has thrown him over utterly and has written to him to say that she has a husband already in the Bermuda Dockyard ...
Tail end of Hurricane Gert to bring tropical air to our shores this weekend
The air, which is being brought across the Atlantic Ocean from the coasts of Florida and Bermuda, will mean a rather muggy and humid feel over the weekend, but temperatures unfortunately will not be so tropical. Met Office Meteorologist, Charles Powell ...
In the eighth in a series of profiles of football players who will be part of the team representing Bermuda at the CONCACAF Caribbean Women’s U17 Qualifier this month, we spotlight 15-year-old Lindsey Pacheco. 1. How does it feel to have been ...
The 10 Best Bachelorette Party Destinations on Earth
Bermuda is a tiny island–but it gives visitors the best of both worlds: you can have a relaxing, quiet vacation spending your time on the beach or a more lively adventure jumping into caves and exploring. It has a lot to offer: stunning views ...
Storm set to invade Burton and South Derbyshire this weekend as 'Hurricane Gert' hits the country
Hurricane Gert was roughly 450 miles west of Bermuda on the morning of Tuesday, August 15. A spokesman from the National Hurricane Centre, in Miami said: "A turn towards the northeast with an increase in forward speed is expected late on Wednesday.
The bus service schedule will be altered on Sunday due to the Bermuda Bicycle Association Road Race. The bus travelling east from the Dockyard depot will begin later in the morning and will then follow the normal Sunday schedule beginning at 10.35am.
Jill: A little more comfort in the air arriving this weekend
There is another wave to the east of it that has a moderate chance of formation but looks to curve towards and east of Bermuda with time. Bannon's stormy tenure as Trump's top strategist started the day he took the job, with outcry from civil rights and ...
Application submitted for first casino licence in Bermuda
HAMILTON, Bermuda -- Century Casinos, Inc. has submitted a licence application for a casino at the Hamilton Princess Hotel & Beach Club in Hamilton, Bermuda, jointly with the company that owns the property, believed to be the first such application for a casino licence in Bermuda at this time.