Supreme Court: Woman Found Not Guilty of Causing Death of Mother of Two

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The Crown's case against a 31-year-old woman was acquitted tonight, when a Supreme Court jury found Collisha Burch not guilty of causing the death of another woman, who leaves behind two young children. Ms Burch was found not guilty of causing the death of Kerry Hollis by driving with a dang... Read more

Twelve Middle Managers Receive Prestigious International Certification

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Twelve members of the Ascendant Group Limited team have attained the Institute of Leadership & Management (ILM) Level 5 Certificate in Leadership and Management. ILM is an independent charity that forms part of the City & Guilds Group. It is the UK's largest management body and it aims to... Read more

US Coast Guard in Bermuda to Discuss Oil Spill Response Plans

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Representatives from the United States Coast Guard are currently in Bermuda to assess how they could help in the event of a major oil spill. According to a statement released today, the visit stems from an agreement signed by both countries in 1976. Geoffrey Smith, an environm... Read more

Hamilton Princess Triples its Investment in Local Ingredients & Producers

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Hamilton Princess & Beach Club announced today that they have nearly tripled their spending on locally sourced ingredients for their restaurants this year to date, giving a boost to local farmers, fishermen and producers. In the January to August period of 2018, the hotel's tripled spending i... Read more

Premier & Health Minister Get Their ‘Move More Bermuda’ Groove On For Fitness

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The Department of Health’s Dance Walk around Hamilton included a meeting of the minds with the Premier David Burt and the Minister of Health Kim Wilson, who joined in for an energetic dance during the group’s visit to the Cabinet Office today.   The Dance Walk lunch time event is organize... Read more

Superintendent Na’imah Astwood Now Highest Ranking Female Police Officer in BPS

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Now heading into 25 years of experience in policing, Bermudian Na'imah Astwood became the highest-ranking female police officer in the Bermuda Police Service (BPS), with the announcement of her promotion to Superintendent. Flanked by a host of relatives, including her dad (in photo above) and sen... Read more

Key Contracts Awarded For Airport Redevelopment Project

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Airport developers announced a new series of subcontracts were awarded to local and overseas companies this week. Aecon’s Specialist Baggage Handling Systems and BIWIS Software System supplier Glidepath Limited has been awarded the installation contract along with Bermuda Aviation Services... Read more

Public Works Minister Reinstates Annual Grant of $60,000 to KBB to 2020

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Environmental charity Keep Bermuda Beautiful has been given a $60,000 boost from the Ministry of Public Works. Lieutenant-Colonel David Burch, Minister of Public Works, said Government had committed to support the charity’s work through an annual grant until at least 2020. Colonel Burch said... Read more

RA: Electricity Tariffs Open to Consultation

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The Regulatory Authority (Authority), in its assessment of electricity rates is proposing a change in the way rates are calculated and has today released a Retail Tariff Methodology Consultation document.  A spokeswoman said: "The Authority proposes to introduce cost-efficiency incentives alon... Read more

Police Name Melvin Anthony Symons as Man Found Dead in Pembroke

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A man found dead at the weekend was identified yesterday as Melvin Anthony Symons. The body of Mr Symons, who was 61, was discovered in the area of Controversy Lane, Pembroke, early on Sunday morning. He was pronounced dead at the scene by an on-call doctor. Police said an autopsy would be ... Read more