Bermuda National Trust on 2017 Christmas Walkabout

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Thousands of people are expected to flock to St George's on Friday evening (December 1) to once again enjoy the magic of the Annual Bermuda National Trust Christmas Walkabout. Now in its 39th year, the Walkabout has grown exponentially in size and popularity in this past decade and is the most pr... Read more

Government Minister’s Targeted by Fake Social Media Accounts Asking for Money

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Minister of Government Reform, Lovitta Foggo, has become one of several Cabinet members targeted by "a series of fake social media accounts being created in the names of Ministers of the Bermuda Government". In a statement sent out on Wednesday, a spokesperson said: "To ensure authenticity of a s... Read more

Police: Confirm Death of Roel Flores as Fifteenth Road Traffic Fatality in 2017

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The Bermuda Police Service has confirmed the death of 52-year-old Roel Flores, who lost his life in a single vehicle motorcycle crash on Tuesday evening. Mr Flores, a Filipino guest worker, was rushed to the hospital's Emergency Department via ambulance, but sadly was later pronounced dead. Th... Read more

Premier: Bermuda First to Sign UK CBC Reporting Agreement

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Premier Burt has signed an important tax agreement with the United Kingdom, that enables "the automatic reporting of corporate income on a country by country basis for UK related transfer pricing enforcement purposes". The signing makes Bermuda the first UK Overseas Territory to sign a Country by... Read more

Bermuda College Examines Cannabis Through Academic Lens

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[caption id="attachment_3652" align="alignleft" width="283"] Dr Marcia Williams, University of Technology, Jamaica[/caption] Bermuda College will be looking to debunk the myths associated with cannabis by examining the heady topic through an academic lens. The main focus of the lecture, 'Debun... Read more

Bermuda Rugby Football Union Receives $5,000 Donation to Compete in US Tournament

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The Bermuda Rugby Football Union (BFRU) received an added boost by a recent $5,000 donation by Marsh and Guy Carpenter, to help subsidise travel costs for members of the island's National Rugby Sevens teams. The teams competed in the annual Rugby Americas North (RAN) Sevens Tournament held on Nov... Read more

Premier Burt Meets With UK Prime Minister Theresa May & Overseas Territory Leaders & Opens BDA Forum

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Premier David Burt met with Britain's Prime Minister Theresa May and leaders of other Overseas Territories on Tuesday, to discuss disaster relief recovery, specifically the two hurricanes which ravaged islands in the Caribbean this summer. One of the key focal points of the talks was the long-ter... Read more

Police: Bermuda Records Another Road Traffic Fatality in Single Vehicle Motorcycle Crash

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A single vehicle crash on South Road in Warwick claimed the life of another male motorcyclist last night. Police and first responders attended the report at 6:03pm at the junction of South Road and Warwick Lane. A spokesman said: "Details are unclear at present but it appears that as a result ... Read more

Hamilton Princess to Host Two Chef Marcus Samuelsson Dinners

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Celebrity chef Marcus Samuelsson will be hosting two events at the Hamilton Princess Hotel this weekend, to showcase how to complement every day comfort food with the finest champagnes. The Fried Chicken Dinner on Saturday, will be paired with his signature Fried Yard Bird with champagnes from Ve... Read more

New Date Set for Delta Sigma Theta Sorority’s 18th Annual Children’s Reading Festival

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A new date has been set for the 18th Annual Children's Reading Festival hosted by the Bermuda Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. The free, fun, learning event will be held this Saturday, December 2nd, at Victoria Park in the City of Hamilton from 11am to 4pm. Chairperson of th... Read more