Premier Presents Duffy & Saunders $10,000 Each For Commonwealth Games Gold

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Bermuda's Own Flora Duffy and Clarence 'Nicky' Saunders, received a home style Bermuda heroes reception today from countless supporters, who lined the streets of Hamilton to witness a congratulatory motorcade. Thousands took to vantage points along Front Street to commemorate the athletes' ... Read more

PLP Chairman Vows to Roll Out “Candidates With Commitment & Dedication” in By-Elections

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The Progressive Labour Party (PLP) will roll out "candidates with commitment and dedication to their communities" in both upcoming by-elections, following the resignations of Opposition MPs Jeff Baron and Grant Gibbons. PLP Chairman Owen Darrell "duly" noted the resignations last week of Warwick ... Read more

Police: Industrial Waste Truck Crashes Into Wall in Hamilton Parish

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Police and first responders attended a report of a road traffic collision that took place on Harrington Sound Road in the area of Quarry Road, Hamilton parish. A spokesman said: "It appears that the driver of a Works & Engineering industrial waste truck was traveling north on Harrington Sound R... Read more

Tickets Nearly Sold Out for Fashion Designer Amethyst Richardson’s New Collection Showcase

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[caption id="attachment_5779" align="alignleft" width="292"] Bermudians Fashion Designer Amethyst Richardson & Model in NYC[/caption] With just over two weeks to go before the big show, Bermudian designer Amethyst Richardson said today tickets are nearly sold out for the fashion show and dinn... Read more

Minister Updates MPs on Union Negotiations For Civil Servants in Lead Up to Workers’ Day

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Bermuda's prison officers and police are now the only two remaining groups of civil servants working without a new wage agreement.   Of the six groups under Collective Bargaining Agreements in the civil service, Minister of Government Reform, Lovitta Foggo told MPs on Friday, that wage negoti... Read more

Six-Month Public Consultation Process on Best Model For Municipalities Begins Thursday

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Government will host a town hall meeting on Thursday to gauge public feedback on what the future of the Corporation of St George will look like. A spokeswoman for the Ministry of Home Affairs said topics include "the most appropriate way to strengthen and modernise municipal governance for ... Read more

Sports Minister Weeks on Duffy’s Win: “An Incredibly Proud Day For Bermudians”

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[caption id="attachment_5752" align="alignleft" width="231"] Feature Photos Courtesy of Mike Jones[/caption] "An incredibly proud day for Bermudians", is how Sports Minister Michael Weeks described triathlon champion Flora Duffy’s win yesterday in the Elite Women’s Race at the MS Amlin World ... Read more

Police: Inquiries Continue After Rider Injured in Collision With Car on Friday

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Police inquiries continue this weekend into a road traffic accident on Friday, that landed a Sandys Parish man believed to be 44-years-old "for injuries initially described as serious, but not life threatening". The accident, involving a 59cc livery cycle and a car at the junction of Middle Road ... Read more

Flora Duffy: “When it Sinks in This Will be the Absolute Highlight of My Career!”

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[caption id="attachment_5726" align="alignleft" width="171"] Photograph Courtesy of Mike Jones[/caption] Flora Duffy (BER) separated herself from the outset and got her request for a "wall of noise" as she steamed through like the human machine that she is, to clinch her second World Title for th... Read more

St George’s Cup Match Great Eldon Raynor, Sr Hosts 85th Birthday Bash With Golf on the Hill

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Bermudian Cup Match great Eldon Raynor, Sr, seen here getting a big Happy Birthday kiss from his wife Barbara, celebrated another milestone with family and friends today, with a big birthday bash with golf on the hill. Mr Raynor, who has hosted this party for the past eight years, was born on Apr... Read more