Jeff Baron’s Resignation as OBA MP Prompts By-Election in C25 Warwick North East

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It's just a matter of time before Bermudians who live in Constituency 25 Warwick North East will be asked to go to the polls to vote for a candidate to replace former One Bermuda Alliance MP Jeff Baron. Mr Baron resigned yesterday for "family reasons". He also predicted that the Opposition could ... Read more

Final Segment: Pool of Foster Care Parents No Longer at Critical Low – Part 3

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At the end of a major campaign to increase the pool of foster care parents in Bermuda, 11 persons have expressed an interest in fostering children removed from their homes in emergency cases.   As first reported by Bermuda Real in November 2017, the pool of resources had reached a critica... Read more

Regulatory Authority Seeks Feedback on Electronic Communications Sector Issues

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The moratorium on issuing new Integrated Communications Operating Licences (ICOLs) could be reviewed; new regulations put in place to protect the Island’s internet network if an undersea cable is damaged; and, consumers could be given compensation for outages or failures in service.   Those... Read more

Grow Eat Save Workshop Graduates Get Green Thumbs Up

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  Public Works Minister Lieutenant-Colonel David Burch recently congratulated the latest graduates of the Grow Eat Save Workshop. Thirty people participated in the popular community gardening programme, which teaches individuals how to grow their own food. Benefits of the successful workshop... Read more

Bus Route Changes for Saturday, April 28 Day of Triathlon

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Due to the road closures for the MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda, buses traveling on Routes 1, 2, 3, 7 & 8 will depart from Victoria Street (near the Central Terminal), take a right on Washington Street North, a right on Dundonald Street, a left on Cedar Avenue, a right on Angle Street, a left ... Read more

Royal Bermuda Regiment to Fire Gun Salute & Rifle Volley to Mark Birth of New Prince

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Governor John Rankin has instructed the Royal Bermuda Regiment (RBR) to fire a Gun Salute and rifle volley to mark the Royal Birth of TRH The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s third child at 6pm this evening.   The RBR has marked Royal Births on two other occasions in recent times: July, 2013... Read more

Police Traffic Advisory on MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda Weekend Events

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Police issued a traffic advisory today to facilitate the cycling and running segments of the 2018 MS Amlin World Triathlon Bermuda this weekend. The following traffic diversions and road closures in the central parishes (some outside the City of Hamilton) ... Read more

Sports Minister: Update on Bermuda Under 17 Women’s Team Evacuating Nicaragua

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[caption id="attachment_1470" align="alignleft" width="374"] Michael Weeks, Minister of Social Development & Sports[/caption] Sports Minister Michael Weeks issued an update this morning on the status of the Bermuda Under 17 Women's Football Team who were in Nicaragua for the Concacaf Tournament... Read more

CARIFTA Bronze Medalist Sakari Famous & Jesse Washington to Lead Triathlon Flag Bearers

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All systems are go for the opening ceremony for the MS Amlin World Triathlon on Thursday night for the big event on Saturday, when Flora Duffy will defend her World Champion title on her home turf. The weekend festivities also presents an unprecedented opportunity for young Bermudian athletes. ... Read more

Local Charities to be Screened on Risk of Being Used to Conceal Terrorist Funds

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Bermuda's Registry General has hired Oyster Consulting (Bermuda) Limited to screen local charities to determine whether they run the risk of being used to conceal terrorist funds. The assessment "is being conducted to identify if any entities are vulnerable to being used as a conduit for te... Read more